Amsterdam is a very tolerant gay friendly city. The night life is vibrant with many gay bars, cruising bars, gay leather shops, clubs and gay saunas. Nighttours.com features a complete day to day gay agenda for Amsterdam.
Gay pride is the biggest local event in Amsterdam. The highlight is the parade, which is on boats through the main canal. It has almost half a million spectators watching from the side. The rest of the weekend is filled with various culture events, massive street parties and many indoor gay parties.