ACEGAL is a major Catalan association of firms and businesses for the GLBT community, committed to the development of its members and dedicated to the GLBT visibility and defense of our rights. One of our main objectives, the promotion of Barcelona and Catalonia as a leading touristic destination for gays and lesbians on the Mediterranean, increases the services to the GLBT visitors and locals and at the same time enhances the business opportunities for firms and professionals.
ACEGAL organizes annually the Barcelona Pride that has been growing progressively since its first edition in 2009. It usually takes place from 18 to 28th of June, with lots of activities and events and culminates on the last weekend of June with the Pride Parade, concerts and special parties. Follow us: www.pridebarcelona.org
Besides the Pride, ACEGAL promotes the Pink Corner at the SITC (International Tourism Fair of Catalonia), participates in other important events for the GLBT community, such as the World AIDS Day, and is member of the National GLBT Council of Catalonia and de Barcelona GLBT Council of Barcelona.
ACEGAL also strongly supports all the national and international organizations that are active in the defense of the GLBT rights, and in the business sphere is member of PIMEC.
ACEGAL is member of the International Gay and Lesbian Chamber of Commerce (IGLCC), the International Gay & Lesbian Travel Association (IGLTA) and the European Pride Organizers Association (EPOA).