At the Pride Boat on Lake Wolfgang, the Salzburg scene celebrates the Pride idea. The MS Salzburg sails with good-humored people across the picturesque lake, past the White Horse Inn in an enchanting landscape.

Your personal Corona Manager

“Mouth/nose protection must be worn at indoor events (except at the assigned seating area).” One of the current rules for events issued by the Austrian Federal Ministry of Social Affairs, Health, Care and Consumer Protection. For more than 200 people, a mandatory COVID-19-. [Read more]


Pride Boat in June?

Like so many other dates, the date for the Pride Boat this year is wobbling because of Corona. Since we can’t foresee at the moment if the boat will really be able to leave on June 20th, we will start the ticket pre-sale in May. If the 20th of June [Read more]

Marsha and Sylvia

The much under-recognized heroines of Stonewall were Marsha P. Johnson and Sylvia Rivera. Johnson was an African-American transgender woman and LGBT activist, and was particularly vocal about her support for trans people of color. Johnson was a regular guest at the Stonewall Inn in 1969, along with Sylvia Rivera. [Read more]

CSD and Pride Boat are postponed

There is now a new date for the Pride Boat. Due to the Corona crisis, Wolfgangseeschifffahrt has offered 19 September as an alternative date for the Pride Boat. We gladly accept this offer and so the MS Salzburg will leave on Lake Wolfgang in September. This is two weeks after [Read more]


Back in New York

Roman Forisch, a native of Salzburg and certified Austria Guide, tells the story of how the Pride Boat of the HOSI Salzburg came into being, back in New York. “On June 28, 1969, early in the morning at 1:20 a.m., a police raid was conducted at the Stonewall Inn in [Read more]