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Belfast's lesbian, gay, bisexual, and transgender (LGBT) scene is thriving with a Gay Village having sprung up in the city centre's cathedral quarter. The annual Belfast Pride Festival is the largest of its kind on the island of Ireland and attracts thousands of revellers from the UK and Ireland. In 2005 under the new Civil Partnership Act, Belfast city was the first city in the UK to hold a civil partnership ceremony. Belfast has a fab bar and club scene. The Kremlin is Ireland's largest and busiest gay nightclub and has a cocktail lounge and two dance rooms. Check out our Gay Belfast Scene Page to view all the main bars and clubs in Belfast City.
Belfast Pride dates have been set for this year’s Belfast Pride Festival which will run from Friday 28th June to Saturday 6th July, with the Belfast Pride Parade and Party in the Square on Saturday 6th July. This is a month earlier than usual but will hopefully be for one year only as Belfast will be packed this summer for the World Police and Fire Games. The Games run from the 1st to 10th August and its expected to attract 10,000 competitors from around 70 countries. The Games will include approximately 57 sports at 42 venues across Northern Ireland.