Venice Gay Travel Guide & Map 2021

For Italy, see also our gay guides for Rome, Milan and Florence.

Upcoming Events in Venice

|  1 – 11 September 2021
Venice International Film Festival 2021: the oldest film festival in the world. The prestigious main award is the Golden Lion for the best film screened in the competition of the festival.
@ Palazzo del Cinema (Lido di Venezia, Lungomare Guglielmo Marconi)
|  1 – 11 September 2021
Queer Lion Award 2021: award for the best LGBTQ-themed film presented during the Venice International Film Festival, granted since 2007 as a collateral prize.
|  23 April – 27 November 2022
Biennale Arte 2022: the 59th International Art Exhibition of Venice, curated by Cecilia Alemani.

Accommodation Tip

Hotel. From 135 €
Located in the historical center of Venice, near the Campo Santo Stefano.
Air-conditioned rooms, tastefully furnished, inspired by Mediterranean and Oriental decor.
@ San Marco 2683/84, Calle del Dose da Ponte
Venice 30124