Milkshake alternative blocked by city

Milkshake alternative blocked by city

Milkshake festival was working on an alternative for its’ 2020 edition of the queer festival. This 2020 edition had to be postponed to the next year due to the corona crisis. They were in the proces of getting a permit from the city for an event for about 1800 people. But last week the city refused a permit for this event. The recent rise in corona infections and the difficulty the city has in controlling…

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2020 Amsterdam Pride with special corona program

2020 Amsterdam Pride with special corona program

The 2020 edition of Amsterdam Pride was officially postponed shortly after the corona crisis lock down. But with the slow opening up of society since June 1st, the organizing committee has worked on an alternative program during the Pride weeks of 2020. Don’t expect huge events, but enough to draw attention to the LGBTQI+ community and the issues which are important to the people within that community. Pride TV The organization has centred the alternative…

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Bars are open again! First impressions

Bars are open again! First impressions

As of June 1st LGBTQI+ bars can open again, albeit with restrictions. Since it was a public holiday and beautiful weather, we couldn’t resist the temptation and went out for a bar visit. Here is our first impressions and pictures how the post lock down bar life works. Reservations at bars works best In our limited experience on the first day of opening, we concluded that making a reservation at a bar works best. You…

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Bars open as of June 1st: how will it work?

Bars open as of June 1st: how will it work?

The LGBTQI+ bars in Amsterdam can open as of June 1st. But the government has prescribed strict rules for the bars when they open. Only a max of 30 customers at the same time are allowed in and they have to be checked for corona symptoms. So which bars are opening up and how do you get your seat in the bar of your choice? This list offers you all the information. We will update…

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Bars to open from June 1st

Bars to open from June 1st

LGBTQI+ bars can open up with restriction from June 1st (noon). The government announced this in its’ latest update of the anti-corona measures. Bars can have a maximum of 30 guests (excluding staff) on the premisses. And they can also open their outdoor terrace. But they also have to make sure people keep a safe distance of 1.5 meters (6 feet). The bars are working hard on preparing themselves to meet these conditions. But how…

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