Same-sex mar­riage will be­come le­gal in Aus­tria on Jan­uary 1, 2019. The tim­ing couldn’t be bet­ter, with Vi­enna host­ing Euro­Pride in

2019. Vi­enna prom­ises of a lively and di­verse scene in a safe and tol­er­ant city that doesn’t have many gay-only venues but boasts an abun­dance of gay friendly and mixed venues. High­lights on the LGBTIQ cal­en­dar in­clude the spec­tac­u­lar Life Ball (HIV/AIDS char­ity event in May) and the Wien Ist An­der­srum (Vi­enna Is Queer) cul­tural fes­ti­val in early June, which of­fers off­beat cul­tural per­for­mances with G and L sen­si­bil­i­ties. Vi­enna’s Rain­bow Pa­rade in late June (pic­tured) is one of the fastest grow­ing Pride events world­wide. For Euro 2019: eu­ro­pride2019.at/en/home/

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