France, Ile-de-France Region and the City of Paris were thrilled to welcome the world to a great festival of diversity and sharing. PARIS 2018 offered a happy week to all participants, visitors and spectators. All of them could participate in a way or another and enjoy GAY GAMES 10.
Our rich program of festivities completed sporting and cultural programs and contributed to the experience of all participants, visitors and spectators.
The major event was the opening ceremony at the Jean Bouin Stadium, a magnificent venue. The athletes and the artists paraded there proudly before taking advantage of a colourful show.
The ceremony was followed by an all night gala opening Party at the Grand Palais, one of the most prestigious monuments of Paris.
For all week, a village of the Gay Games was held on the City Hall Plazza and assured entertainment every day till 10 pm. The Gay Games were visible at the heart of the city.
The program also included a special Party for Women on a boat and an immense closing party at the Docks de Paris, a few hours after the closing ceremony at the City Hall Plazza.