Puerto Vallarta is nominated for the 2017 GayTravel Awards


Puerto Vallarta is nominated for the 2017 GayTravel Awards

December 21, 2017 | Vallarta Pride

GayTravel.com — a trusted resource for LGBT travelers across the globe — has announced the nominees of the inaugural Gay Travel Awards  and Puerto Vallarta is an official nominee for the  2017 Gay Travel Awards! This year, the Gay Travel Awards have…

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Vallarta Pride Volunteer Group invites you to join the next beach clean up event

October 14, 2017 | Vallarta Pride

Vallarta Pride Volunteer & Social Group invites you to show your pride and love for Puerto Vallarta at our next beach clean up event. We will have surprises for you for joining! The meeting point is on Saturday, October 28th,…

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Be part of our Survey 2017!

September 15, 2017 | Vallarta Pride

At Vallarta Pride, we have created a survey and would love if you participate! It is very important to us and it will help us improve our plan for Vallarta Pride 2018 and the following years. Please give us a…

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Become a sponsor of Vallarta Pride 2018

September 10, 2017 | Vallarta Pride

2017 was a landmark year for Pride in Puerto Vallarta as it marks the fifth anniversary of public organized Pride celebrations in our city.  The week-long music, culture and education celebration saw attendance of nearly 20,000 participants and vendors displaying…

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Puerto Vallarta celebrates #LoveInVallarta Sweepstakes

August 26, 2017 | Vallarta Pride

Win a 4-day stay in a 4+ star-property and two activities in Puerto Vallarta GayTravel.com’s first Mexican destination to be Gay Travel Approved, Puerto Vallarta made its debut as a tourism destination in the 1960s when celebrity visits by Elizabeth Taylor…

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Join the Vallarta Pride Volunteer & Social group!

August 23, 2017 | Vallarta Pride

At Vallarta Pride we know how important it is to have people dedicating effort, time and work to help without expecting any economic benefit. Vallarta Pride has multiple volunteers and thanks to them every year we make the festival become…

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Puerto Vallarta on track for another record year in visitor arrivals

August 15, 2017 | Vallarta Pride

First half of 2017 shows a 6% increase in hotel occupancy continuing growth since 2008   August 15, 2017, New York – The Puerto Vallarta Tourism Board announced that the city has reported an increase of over 6% in hotel occupancy…

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Organization meeting: Vallarta Pride 2018

July 13, 2017 | Vallarta Pride

We invite you to this meeting to create the Vallarta Pride 2018 Organization Committee, which will discuss topics related to the planning of the event for next year as well as interviews with people interested in joining the organization team. Are…

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Details of the meeting with Mayor Arturo Dávalos Peña

July 12, 2017 | Vallarta Pride

Get to know the agenda of issues related to the LGBT+ sector that were addressed in the meeting with the Mayor Arturo Dávalos Peña on June 29.   Promotion by the Destination Marketing Office (Fideicomiso de Turismo) as an LGBT…

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Get to know the financial report of Vallarta Pride 2017

June 28, 2017 | Vallarta Pride

Dear Friend of Vallarta Pride, please find the Vallarta Pride balance sheet for this year’s 2017 series of successful events. With the support of our committee, the community and generous corporate and individual partners we can organize the best events…

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Conapred launches first campaign to combat homophobia

June 15, 2017 | Vallarta Pride

The council not only seeks to combat hate for homosexuals, but also bets on showing family diversity. The National Council for Preventing Discrimination in México (Conapred) launched a nationwide campaign against homophobia and inclusion. The aim of the campaign is…

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Vallarta Pride 2017 reaches record figures in attendance

May 31, 2017 | Vallarta Pride

The fifth pride festival, Vallarta Pride 2017, concluded its week of events last Sunday May 28th, celebrating with a resounding success the LGBTQI community that lives and visits Puerto Vallarta. This year, Vallarta Pride brought a whole week of celebration…

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The visual artist Daniel Arzola is Vallarta Pride 2017 guest of honor

May 16, 2017 | Vallarta Pride

The Visual Artist Daniel Arzola has become a referent in the defense of the LGBTQI community rights and is part of the fifth edition of Vallarta Pride Festival.   One of the most important events in this edition of Vallarta…

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7 reasons why you cannot miss the Pride Parade 2017

May 12, 2017 | Vallarta Pride

We are very happy to announce that the 2017 Pride Parade, which will take place on Wednesday, May 24th starting at 8pm, will be very special this year and here are just 7 reasons why!   7. Visual artist Daniel Arzola…

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Vallarta Pride 2017 confirms great events to be held throughout May 21 to 28

May 4, 2017 | Vallarta Pride

Photo: Clic Brands El Comité Organizador del Vallarta Pride ha dado a conocer los horarios y sedes de los eventos confirmados para el quinto festival del orgullo gay. El “Desfile del Orgullo” y la posterior “Fiesta en la Calle” se…

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Martha Dau is the Ambassador of Vallarta Pride 2017

April 11, 2017 | Vallarta Pride

Puerto Vallarta, Jalisco a 11 de Abril, 2017.- The 5th. Gay Pride Festival in Puerto Vallarta, Vallarta Pride, will be held from May 21 to 28, 2017 and its Steering Committee is proud to announce the confirmation of Martha Dau as the…

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Puerto Vallarta opens Office of Gender Equality

April 7, 2017 | Vallarta Pride

After being requested by the LGBTT community for several years, and thanks to the boom in LGBTT tourism in Puerto Vallarta, yesterday afternoon the Office of Gender Equality was inaugurated in Puerto Vallarta. Puerto Vallarta is making steady progress in…

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Popular designs by Daniel Arzola will be present at Vallarta Pride 2017

March 17, 2017 | Vallarta Pride

Art and activism are a vital part of Vallarta Pride and this year we will have the honor of having the presence of Daniel Arzola, activist, visual artist and graphic designer creator of the popular designs of the artwork “I’m Not…

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Enter our Giveaway to win a Vallarta Pride VIP Package!

March 7, 2017 | Vallarta Pride

As you have noticed, in our social networks we are currently doing a giveaway where all our fans can participate to win a Vallarta Pride 2017 VIP Package with great prizes and free tickets for the event. The dynamic is very easy:…

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Johnathan Celestin confirmed as guest artist in Vallarta Pride 2017

February 16, 2017 | Vallarta Pride

Vallarta Pride 2017 will take place from May 21 to 28 and will pay tribute to the vibrant LGBTTIQ community in Puerto Vallarta. Johnathan Celestin will have presentations at different events such as the Fashion Show and the Men’s Party…

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Gay drama Moonlight racks up eight Oscar nominations

January 27, 2017 | Vallarta Pride

Moonlight could win the Oscar for best film of the year, in addition to seven other awards to which it is nominated. The 2016 film, which stars Trevante Rhodes, Ashton Sanders and Alex Hibbert, explores the life of a African-American boy at…

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Recording Artist Johnathan Celestin to perform in Vallarta Pride

January 19, 2017 | Vallarta Pride

Vallarta Pride 2017 is happy to announce that recording artist Johnathan Celestin will be one of the international performers present in Vallarta Pride, which will take place from May 21 to 29, 2017. Johnathan Celestin is a singer/songwriter from New York…

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The Romantic Zone is ‘Gayborhood of the Year’ 2016

January 6, 2017 | Vallarta Pride

The famous travel guide website Gay Travel, presented a few days ago their Gay Travel Awards 2016, where they recognize and promote select destinations and travel-related companies around the globe.  These distinguished organizations lead by example and help to inspire…

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The best city to be gay and single in 2017

December 26, 2016 | Vallarta Pride

GayCities announced the city chosen as the best city to be gay and single. Thousands of LGBT community members on the GayCities site voted their favorite cities as LGBT-Friendly destinations. Cities are recognized for different reasons, this year in honor…

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Vallarta Pride wishes you Happy Holidays!

December 20, 2016 | Vallarta Pride

All the members of Vallarta Pride community have been thrilled to be with you this last year. A year in which we have shared, celebrated and lived great experiences. Every new year give us the opportunity to thank and think…

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Jalisco, leader state in LGBT businesses

December 7, 2016 | Vallarta Pride

Jalisco is a leader in offering certified tourism services for the LGBT community. The Ministry of Tourism of Jalisco reported that Guadalajara and Puerto Vallarta have certified businesses to give adequate attention to members of the Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual and…

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Mexico, LGBT tourist destination with economic potential

November 17, 2016 | Vallarta Pride
Source: Excélsior

Each year our country receives about 2.9 million tourists from the LGBT community, but what attracts them so much? Mexico has positioned itself as one of the favorite destinations of the Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual, Transsexual and Intersexual (LGBTI) community, which…

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Chamber of Deputies Committee in México says no to Equal Marriage

November 9, 2016 | Vallarta Pride

Mexico City, Mexico – With 18 votes against, 8 in favor and 1 abstention, the ruling on equal marriage in México was rejected this Wednesday by the Constitutional Commission of the Chamber of Deputies. The opinion of the initiative that recognized the…

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Join us on the “Death is Alive” Parade!

October 25, 2016 | Vallarta Pride

Day of the Dead is one of the most representative celebrations of Mexico and as year after year, Puerto Vallarta will held its celebrations from October 29 to November 2 and November 5 with a festival full of mysticism: The 7th. Day of the Dead…

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5 Gay-Friendly places to visit in México

October 7, 2016 | Vallarta Pride

There are places in the world that are recognized for being Gay-friendly and in México we are proud to have several of them! Here we share a list of places that definitely you need to have in mind when planning…

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Gays drive the economy of Mexican beaches: Tourism Ministry

September 27, 2016 | Vallarta Pride

Secretary of Tourism, Enrique de la Madrid Cordero, said travelers from the lesbian, gay, bisexual and transgender community (LGBT) are not discriminated against and drive the economy of Guadalajara and the beaches like Puerto Vallarta, Cancun and Riviera Maya for its…

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All Together with Pride 2017!

September 15, 2016 | Vallarta Pride

Vallarta Pride’s Steering Committee wants to thank everyone for their support during the successful Vallarta Pride 2016! Volunteers, sponsors and participants, without your support and collaboration, the festival would not have been possible. We are also very excited to announce the date for the…

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Charlie Rubio, President of the Steering Committee of Vallarta Pride 2017

August 30, 2016 | Vallarta Pride

Pre-production of Vallarta Pride 2017 is going full speed ahead and the Steering Committee has a new president for 2017: Charlie Rubio! Trajectory Radio & TV Host; Marketing and Communication Consultor. As a radio host, nowadays he has 2 radio…

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Vallarta Pride 2016 Official Videos PT I

August 26, 2016 | Vallarta Pride

Vallarta Pride is happy to present you our official videos from this year! Don’t forget to subscribe to our Youtube channel so you don’t miss all the videos we’ll be uploading soon. We have many more! Here are the latest:…

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Puerto Vallarta Nominated for Four 2017 Travvy Awards

August 9, 2016 | Vallarta Pride

Puerto Vallarta has been nominated for four 2017 Travvy Awards, the most nominations given to a Mexican destination this year. Known as the ‘Oscars of the Travel Industry,’ the Travvys Awards, held every January in New York City, recognize high…

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Apple creates new emoji of LGBT flag

August 2, 2016 | Vallarta Pride

Apple joins gender equity by adding a rainbow flag as new emoji. On its new update, Apple will include the new emoji, to be launched this fall, not only in to increase its variety, but also its diversity. With the recent…

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California’s students will soon learn more LGBT history in schools

July 28, 2016 | Vallarta Pride

United States.- California’s students will soon be learning more about LGBT people and their struggles after state education officials voted to include contributions from the community in history and social science instruction. The California State Board of Education on Thursday voted unanimously on a…

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Puerto Vallarta to host major LGBT events in 2016 and 2017

July 15, 2016 | Vallarta Pride

PUERTO VALLARTA, México – Puerto Vallarta, long-celebrated as the preferred vacation destination for the LGBT community in Mexico, and the first city in Mexico to be granted Gay Travel Approved status by GayTravel.com, will once again host Latin Fever, a…

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Vigil “In Memoriam” of victims of Orlando and Xalapa

June 17, 2016 | Vallarta Pride

ACT LGBT A.C. invites the public to attend this vigil against the recent violent events The community in Puerto Vallarta LGBTTIQ rejects these homophobic acts occurred in Xalapa and Orlando Next Sunday June 19th, at 7:00 pm on Los Muertos…

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Puerto Vallarta becomes first “Gay Travel Approved” city in Mexico

June 7, 2016 | Vallarta Pride

POPULAR TOURIST DESTINATION WITH THE LGBT COMMUNITY RECEIVES TOP HONORS FROM GAYTRAVEL.COM   Puerto Vallarta, Mexico — For years, Puerto Vallarta has been celebrated as the preferred vacation destination for the LGBT community in Mexico. Now, Puerto Vallarta is being…

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Many thanks to all the donors from this year!

May 31, 2016 | Vallarta Pride

Vallarta Pride 2016’s Comittee would like to thank all the donors which help this year’s event with their donation. Without it we couldn’t make Vallarta Pride a success! Many thanks to: Richard Michael & Mike Williams Don Pickens, Casa Cupula…

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Puerto Vallarta becomes first “Gay Travel Approved” City in Mexico

May 27, 2016 | Vallarta Pride

For years, Puerto Vallarta has been celebrated as the premiere vacation destination for the LGBT community in Mexico. Now, Puerto Vallarta is being honored as the first city in Mexico to be granted Gay Travel Approved status by GayTravel.com. Gay Travel…

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Alaska Airlines named as Major Sponsor of Vallarta Pride 2016

May 11, 2016 | Vallarta Pride

The Organizing Committee of Vallarta Pride 2016 proudly announces Alaska Airlines as a major sponsor of this LGBTTIQ event Alaska Airlines offers two (2) round trip tickets to any of their destinations for a Vallarta Pride raffle Puerto Vallarta, Jalisco…

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Vallarta Pride starts activities with the International AIDS Candlelight Memorial

May 6, 2016 | Vallarta Pride

This May 15th, Vallarta Pride starts its activities in the International AIDS Sunset Candlelight Memorial, an event sponsored by SETAC, linking Puerto Vallarta with marches around the world in memory of the AIDS victims. We invite you to join the march, dressed…

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The Harsh Reality of Crystal Meth

April 21, 2016 | Vallarta Pride

Drugs destroy, this is a secret to no one. We are all exposed to them in different degrees. It is each individual’s decision to approach them or stay healthy in a world where we do not depend of any substance…

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Travel to Vallarta Pride with Alaska Airlines!

April 15, 2016 | Vallarta Pride

Alaska Airlines is pleased to provide discounted travel to Puerto Vallarta Pride! Fly Alaska Airlines to Puerto Vallarta, Mexico and save 10% on flights from any Alaska Airlines city (excluding Costa Rica & Prudhoe Bay)! Book here and travel between May…

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Idan Matalon and Myriam Montemayor: Grand Marshals of Vallarta Pride 2016!

April 4, 2016 | Vallarta Pride

The Organizing Committee confirms guests as Grand Marshalls of Vallarta Pride 2016. Recognized filmmaker, Shari Frilot, has confirmed its participation in the International Film Festival during the 2016 Pride Vallarta.   The Vallarta Pride 2016 Organizing Committee is pleased to confirm…

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ACT LGBT A.C and Vallarta Pride committees working hard to make this event a success

March 28, 2016 | Vallarta Pride

ACT LGBT A.C and Vallarta Pride Committee reunited to talk and plan the last part of pre-production for this year’s Vallarta Pride event.  More than 25 great events are planned to celebrate the big LGBT family in Puerto Vallarta, this…

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Myriam Montemayor, Main Show in Vallarta Pride 2016

March 15, 2016 | Vallarta Pride

We continue with the good news of Vallarta Pride 2016! Myriam Montemayor, mexican singer who rose to fame after becoming the first winner of the TV reality show “The Academy” and winner of multiple music awards, is one of the…

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Idan Matalon, Grand Marshal of Vallarta Pride 2016

March 10, 2016 | Vallarta Pride

This year, Vallarta Pride is honored to have the presence of Idan Matalon, who will also be our Grand Marshal 2016! Idan Matalon  is an Israeli video blogger, journalist, video and audio producer, model, business executive and one of the…

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