Florianópolis Gay Carnival

January 2023*

Praça Tancredo Neves - Centro, Florianópolis - State of Santa Catarina, Brazil

  • Pride
  • Music
  • Party

The Florianópolis Gay Carnival or Floripa Gay Carnival is one of Brazil's biggest LGBT events, drawing 40,000 to 50,000 people. In addition to parades and street parties, there's a Pop Gay beauty contest for drag queens and transgender people and live bands at Tancredo Neves Square. Also included are festivities at the popular Deca's Bar on Mole Beach.