LGBT Events To Look Forward To In 2015

LGBT Miami Beach 2015Miami Beach is renowned around the world as a major destination for LGBT events. There are no shortage of leisure and recreational opportunities catering specifically to this vibrant community. As the leading Miami Beach Hotel, Z Ocean proudly welcomes the LGBT community to enjoy all that the city has to offer in the coming months.

Winter Party Festival – March 4-9

One of the biggest events of the year, the festival features an exciting lineup of some of the world’s top DJ’s, and is attended by over 10,000 people from around the world. From dance parties and renowned nightclubs, to cocktail receptions and pool parties, there is no shortage of fun to be had. It all ends with a big dance party on the beach. Proceeds go to the National Gay & Lesbian Task Force and local LGBT groups.

Miami Beach Gay Pride – April 10-12
Coming into its sixth year, the parade has grown into Miami Beach’s largest two-event of the year. Taking place mostly along Ocean Drive, it welcomed over 80,000 people last year and raises awareness of Miami’s vibrant LGBT community. In addition to bringing together civic, community, and business leaders, it will feature more than 125 LGBT-friendly vendors, celebrities, musical performances, food & beverage, and a family-friendly play area.

16th Annual Miami Gay & Lesbian Film Festival – April 24 – May 3

This renowned event is the year’s first major LGBT film festival in the country. It takes place mostly on South Beach, with satellite events occurring throughout the city over the span of ten days. Over 65 films will be screened, most of which will offer historical and contemporary perspectives on LGBT issues and themes. Aside from entertaining and educating the public, the event encourages a sense of community with its diverse selection of international and cultural selections.

All of these great events and more can be enjoyed from our centrally located South Beach Hotelwhich is situated between Collins Avenue and Ocean Drive. With 79 intimate suites to choose from – many of which include private rooftop terraces with hot tubs – the Z Ocean Hotel South Beach is the perfect place to unwind before, after, and during all the exciting festivities. Our award-winning staff will gladly cater to your every need to ensure the ultimate five-star experience.

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