The concerts of the LGTBI pride celebration will be held on June 28 and 29 at Maria Cristina Avenue. It will be presented by Itziar Castro, Sharonne and La Terremoto de Alcorcón.
The Pride Barcelona has announced the names of some artists who will participate in the 2019 edition to be held from June 12 to 29. The concerts will take place on June 28 and 29 at Avenida María Cristina and among the artists will perform Soraya, Vengaboys, Russian Ladilla, La Prohibida, Glitch Gyals or INNA. The shows will be presented by Itziar Castro, Sharonne and La Terremoto de Alcorcón.
The organization has dedicated this edition to the vindication and visibility of the different types of family under the motto 'We Are Family'. This year also commemorates the 50th anniversary of the Stonewall revolt in New York, at which time the LGTBI movement began to claim the same rights as heterosexual people.
Some 400,000 people are expected to join the celebrations and demands of the Pride Barcelona that attracted 380,000 in the 2018 edition. The intention of the organization is to make the Pride Barcelona the largest in the Mediterranean. The economic return to the city is valued around 70 million euros.
The city competes to organize the EuroPride 2022 with four other cities: Maspalomas (Canary Islands), Belgrade (Serbia), Dublin (Ireland) and a Portuguese city still to be determined.