5 Things to Do on Pride Week in Puerto Vallarta

5 Things to Do on Pride Week in Puerto Vallarta


Attending Pride Week in Puerto Vallarta is a fantastic opportunity to celebrate the LGBTQ+ community, enjoy the vibrant atmosphere, and explore one of the most LGBTQ-friendly cities in Mexico

Attend the Pride Parade and visit one Beach party


Join the vibrant and colorful Pride Parade that takes over the streets of Puerto Vallarta. Show your support for the LGBTQ+ community and enjoy the festive atmosphere filled with music, dancing, and creative costumes. Head to the popular gay beach, Playa de los Muertos, for a fun-filled beach party. Enjoy the sun, sand, and sea while mingling with locals and visitors alike. Dance to the beats of live DJs, participate in beach games, and enjoy delicious food and drinks at the nearby beach bars.

Take an ATV TOUR


During Pride Week in Puerto Vallarta, you can enjoy an exciting ATV tour to explore the beautiful surroundings. Some popular ATV tour options include the Sierra Madre ATV Adventure and other exciting stops. These tours take you through the stunning landscapes of Puerto Vallarta, offering thrilling adventures and breathtaking views. Be sure to check the availability and book your time in advance to secure your spot during Pride Week.


We recommend you: Estigo tours – Sierra Madre adventure 

Get a tattoo during pride


If you’re looking to get a tattoo during Pride Week in Puerto Vallarta, there are several reputable tattoo shops in the area. Before getting your tattoo, be sure to research the shops, read reviews, and check out artists’ portfolios to ensure you find the right artist for your desired design.


Take a look:  Púrpura Tatuajes 

Get a Yacht tour


During Pride Week in Puerto Vallarta, you can enjoy a yacht tour to explore the beautiful Banderas Bay and surrounding areas. You can book a day-tour on the Banderas Bay, including swimming, lounging, and mingling with other guests. Another option is to book a private yacht tour which provides customized experiences tailored to your preferences. Be sure to check the availability and book your yacht tour in advance to secure your spot during Pride Week



A great option:  Canek del pacífico

Explore LGBTQ+ Art and Culture


Discover the thriving LGBTQ+ art scene in Puerto Vallarta by visiting art galleries, attending film screenings, or watching live performances. Many local artists and performers showcase their work during Pride Week, so be sure to check the event schedule for details.


Unique spot:  OPC Puerto Vallarta 

Buy a hand made cloth from local boutiques


During Pride Week in Puerto Vallarta, you can find unique, hand-made clothing items at local boutiques that showcase the talent of local artisans.
Hilo y el Mar: Located in Versalles neighborhood. This boutique offers a variety of hand-made clothing, accessories, and home decor items. You’ll find linen, cotton and other nature fabrics. 


Favorite boutique:  Hilo y el Mar

Rumba in the Jungle: May 2023

Rumba in the Jungle: May 2023

An unforgettable night in Boca de Tomatlan, Puerto Vallarta! 🎉


We join the Rumba in the jungle 🎧 event with spectacular guests such as: Liam Fitzgerald as headliner DJ, Max Mignot, Susanah, Fresco, Abraham Moreno and Evan and Friends in a space to enjoy, feel and vibrate like few others in the destination.

📅 The appointment was on Saturday May 13 in Villa Armonía south of Puerto Vallarta, very close to the picturesque town of Boca de Tomatlán. 💃🕺

🔥 We immersed ourselves in a vibrant energy from all the attendees while the artists did their thing, our star tattoo artists Bola Valles and Darío Toffana were in charge of giving life to the skin of those who passed by the stand and wanted to save the moment for posterity.


🍹 We enjoy delicious cocktails and special drinks, while sharing unforgettable moments with friends and other music and ink lovers.


Join in the following experience and let the music move your senses. 🎟


@bolatattos @dario_toffana@liamfitzgerald.mx

Pros and cons of getting a tattoo

Pros and cons of getting a tattoo


Getting a tattoo is a personal decision and can have pros and cons. Here are some of the main pros and cons to consider before getting a tattoo.



Personal expression

Tattoos can be a unique and creative way to express your interests, beliefs, hobbies, or personal stories.



A well-designed and executed tattoo can enhance a person’s appearance and style.



Tattoos can have deep, symbolic meaning to the individual, such as commemorating an important event, honoring a loved one, or representing a personal achievement.


Permanent art

Unlike other forms of art, a tattoo is permanent and will always be with you, which can be meaningful and special to some people.


Sentimental value

A tattoo can be a constant reminder of an important moment or person in your life, which can be comforting and motivating.




The tattooing process can be painful, especially on sensitive areas of the body or during long sessions.


Health risks

Tattoos carry health risks, including infections, allergic reactions, and in rare cases, blood-borne diseases.



A person’s tastes and circumstances can change over time, which can lead to tattoo remorse and a desire to have it removed or altered.



Quality tattoos can be expensive, and removing or modifying a tattoo can also be an expensive and painful process.


Social and work stigma

Although tattoos have become more socially accepted, they can still be considered inappropriate or unprofessional in certain work and social settings.