SAGA

We are of course not the only queer organization in Aarhus. In fact there are plenty of other organizations!


In this section we have gathered an overview of the different LGBTQ+ organizations in Aarhus. They are divided into social organizations and groups, physical places, yearly events, informative, activist groups, and network groups.

Social organizations and groups

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Aarhus Homosport


Aarhus Homosport er en sportsforening for bøsser, lesbiske, LGBT+ og andre, der sympatiserer med foreningens formål. Det sociale aspekt er vigtig i alle sportsgrene.

 

Aarhus Homosport is a sports organization for LGBT+ people and allies. They have several different sports you can sign up for including yoga, beach volley, running, and badminton. The social aspect is important within all sports.


Target group: All

AURA - Aarhus


AURA Aarhus er et fristed og fællesskab for unge LGBTQ+ personer op til 18 år, der har lyst til at møde ligesindede unge i trygge, hyggelige og alkoholfri rammer.

 

AURA Aarhus is a safe space a community for young LGBTQ+ under 18 who wants a place to meet like-minded young people in safe, cosy, and alcohol free setting.


Target group: 12 - 18 years old

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LGBT Aarhus queer drag

DragAros (Drag are us)


Drag community i Aarhus.

DragAros forsøger at samle dragmiljøet i alle dets farverige afskygninger og få lavet festlige optrædener i byen.

 

Drag community in Aarhus who is trying to gather all types of people doing drag and make shows around  in Aarhus. The community is both for people who want to start doing drag and those who are more experienced


Target group: All

Tribaderne


Tribadernes Net er en forening der er til, for at styrke fællesskab og netværk mellem kvinder - der elsker kvinder. Tribadernes Net har hjemsted i Aarhus.

Netværkets aktivitetsgrupper byder ind med forskellige aktiviteter her på vores hjemmeside  - hvor du kan blive opdateret på de aktuelle tilbud. Grupperne er åbne for nye medlemmer og gode forslag. Alle kvinder er velkomne til aktiviteterne.

 

Tribaderne is an organization that wants to strengthen the community and network for women who love women. They are situated in Aarhus, and offers many types of activities and sometimes parties. All women are welcome at the activities.


Target group: Women

LGBT Aarhus queer Lesbisk

LGBTQ slænget


Dette er en gruppe for unge LGBTQ+ personer i Danmark, som har til formål at danne et fællesskab for ligesindede.

 

A Facebook group for young LGBTQ+ people in Denmark with the aim of creating a community for like-minded. The group often meets up at Kromosom.


Target group: young people

Queer Choir


Et nyopstartet kor for alle LGBTQ'ere i alle aldre, køn og stemmer. Ingen erfaring er nødvendig og man har stor indflydelse på repertoiret. Det er et trygt og socialt miljø, hvor man respekterer og bakker hinanden op.

 

A newly started choir for all LGBTQ's in all ages, genders, and voices. No experience with singing is needed and you will have influence on the repertoire. It is a safe and social community where everyone is respected

 

Every Sunday from 14-16 in the basement of FO-byen (Vester Allé 8B). Price: 300 kr for 12 times. Contact Avery (they/them) on kor@lgbthuset.dk


Target group: all

KreaKlubben / The Creative Club


I KreaKlubben mødes vi og nørkler med forskellige kreative projekter sammen. Det kunne være strik, hækling, tegning, maling, perlerarbejde, patchwork, origami, broderi eller noget helt niende.

Kom ned og arbejd på dit eget projekt, bliv inspireret af andre eller søg hjælp til dit kreative projekt. Medbring egne materialer og værktøjer.

 

Tilmelding er ikke nødvendigt.

 

The Creative club is a place where you can bring your creative projects. It could be knitting, crochet, drawing, painting, patchwork, origami, embroidery etc. Work on your own project and be inspired by others or seek help. Bring your own materials.

 

It is not necessary to sign up. Meet up is usually on Wednesdays.

 

The Creative Club meets up in the big common room in LGBT+HUSET,

Vester Allé 8A, 3. sal, 8000 Aarhus.

Contact for questions:

Simon Bro Petersen: Simonbro@lgbt.dk

Maria Nygaard: maria@lgbthusaarhus.dk


Target group: all

Cafe+ 


Cafe+ is opening hours at LGBT+HUSET where you can drink a cup of coffee, tea, or soda, play a board game, meet "old" friends or make new friends in a relaxed atmosphere.


Target group: all

GBAR Quiz


Ca. hver anden torsdag holder GBAR quizaften, du kan samle et hold på op mod 5 mennesker og test din paratviden i tv, geografi, kongelige, kendte, sex, sport, mad og meget mere.

 

Every other Thursday-ish GBAR is having a quiz night, where you can gather a team of up to five people and test your knowledge on TV, geography, the royals, famous people, sex, sport, food and much more

 

Price is 20 kr per person (MobilePay), there is a finale twice a year at the end of each season where there are good chances at leaving with one of the prizes.


Target group: all

Mellemfolkeligt Samvirke Queer Club


This group is for everyone who identifies as queer, as well as those who respectfully want to know more and help fight discrimination.


Their aim is to generate a safe space for LGTB+ people, for counselling, sharing, caring about each other or just hanging out.


Raising awareness by sharing first person LGTB+ experiences, in respectful environments, aiming to create an inclusive society for everyone.


They meet in Mellemfolk Samvirke café once a month in a welcoming safe space, and host open events as well. They are currently starting a book club for books by queer women. 


Target group: all

Bars, cafes, and meeting places

LGBT Aarhus queer

Sappho


Sappho er en forening og et socialt mødested i Aarhus for LGBTQ'ere. Vi tilbyder en afslappet, uformel atmosfære i trygge omgivelser, hvor man kan komme som man er. 

 

Sappho is an organization and social meeting place in Aarhus for all LGBTQ+ people. They offer a chill, informal atmosphere in a safe environment where you can come as you are.


Target group: All

Address: Mejlgade 71, Aarhus 8000

GBAR


Be Yourself - And Dance! GBAR er Aarhus' hotteste natklub for LGBTQ+ miljøet og alle andre, der bare gerne vil være sig selv - og danse!

 

 

GBAR is a nightclub for the LGBTQ+ community and anyone who just want to be themselves and dance.


Target group: All

Address: Skolegade 28, Aarhus 8000

LGBT Aarhus queer bar
LGBT Aarhus queer bar

Kromosom


 Aarhus' nye mangfoldigheds sted! 


Aarhus' new diverse place. Kromosom is bar that celebrates diversity and offers different events such as drag bingo and small concerts. 


Target group: All

Address: Nørre Alle 66, Aarhus 8000

SLM Aarhus


SLM Aarhus er en bar, for mænd som tænder på mænd. I baren fokuseres på den gode stemning med rimelige priser på både øl og drinks.

 

SLM Aarhus is a cosy bar for men who are attracted to men. The bar has fair prices on beers and drinks. There is emphasis on both party and chilling with friends in either the bar or in the lounge.

 

In their playroom focus is on sexual experiences and a chance to try out fantasies. The bar is open on all weekends, but some events are closed with a theme and dresscode. Check the website for details.


Target group: Men

Address: Østbanetorvet 8, st th, 8000 Aarhus

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LGBT+ Huset


LGBT+HUSET arbejder for at skabe de bedste vilkår for alle LGBT+personer i Aarhus! De arbejder indenfor fire søjler: social, sundhed, kultur og information.

 

The LGBT+HOUSE is working on creating better terms for all LGBT+ people in Aarhus. They are working within the four pillars: social, health, culture, and information


Target group: All

Address: Vester allé 8A 3rd floor, 8000 Aarhus

Cafe Sabaarhus


Cafe Sabaarhus er et århusiansk mødested for LGBT+ personer med en anden etnisk baggrund end dansk. Vores cafe er et tilbud til dig, som søger et frirum med mulighed for at møde blandt andre homoseksuelle, biseksuelle, queer eller transpersoner med etnisk minoritetsbaggrund under trygge og diskrete forhold.

 

Cafe Sabaarhus is a meeting place for LGBTQ+ with another ethnic background than Danish. The cafe is a safe space for ethnic minorities whi wants to meet other LGBTQ+ people in safe and discrete settings.


Target group: Ethnic minorities

Address: Frederiksgade 48B, 1.th., 8000 Aarhus

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LGBT Aarhus queer

EQual Club


Drag community i Aarhus.

DragAros forsøger at samle dragmiljøet i alle dets farverige afskygninger og få lavet festlige optrædener i byen.

 

Drag community in Aarhus who is trying to gather all types of people doing drag and make shows around  in Aarhus. The community is both for people who want to start doing drag and those who are more experienced


Target group: All

Address: Vestergade 58, 8000 Aarhus

Queer Art Studio Aarhus


Q&A Studios er det første kunst- og performance studie i Aarhus nogensinde dedikeret til udviklingen af queer kunstnere og queer art. Studierne rummer både HIMHERANDIT Productions samt understøtter lokale, nationale og internationale queer-kunstnere gennem residencies, mentorskab, samarbejde og forskellige opsøgende aktiviteter. Formålet med byens nye Queer Art Studio er at understøtte udviklingen af queer kunst, der trodser traditioner og gør op med grænserne for hvad performance, live- og visuel art er og kan være. Queer Art Studios Aarhus vil derfor have fokus på at støtte LGBTQIA+ kunstnere og andre queer identiteter, der udfordrer det heteronormative og homogene, og hjælper med at diversificere det kulturelle landskab i Aarhus.

 

Q&A Studios is the first ever art and performance studio in Aarhus that is dedicated to the development of queer artists and queer art. The studio contains both HIMHERANDIT Productions as well as supporting local, national, and international queer artists through mentorship, collaboration and other activities. The purpose of the new Queer Art Studio is to support the development of queer art that defies traditions and the limits for what performance, live, and visual art is and what it can be. Queer Art Studios Aarhus will have a focus on supporting LGBTQIA+ artists and other queer identities that challenge the heteronormative and the homogenous , and helps diversify the cultural landscape in Aarhus.


Target group: All

Address: Tomsagersvej 25, 8230 Aarbyhøj

Events

Aarhus Pride LGBT queer fest

Aarhus Pride


Aarhus Pride hylder mangfoldigheden i Smilets By. Formålet med Aarhus Pride er, at det skal være en festdag og kampdag for alle, der kan støtte op om et mangfoldigt Aarhus og en mangfoldig verden

 

Aarhus Pride celebrates in diversity in Aarhus. Activities include a yearly parade in late May/early June, a lounge area after the parade with live music and food trucks, an afterparty, and a month-long Warm-Up program.


Target group: All

When: last Saturday of May or first Saturday of June

Aarhus Pride Warm Up


Aarhus Pride vil rigtigt gerne hylde mangfoldigheden og LGBTQ+-miljøet endnu mere og har derfor udvidet med flere events i måneden op til selve paraden.


Aarhus Pride Warm Up is a series of events in the month before the actual parade. The Warm Up program focuses on celebrating diversity and the LGBTQ+ community even more.

 

The events are created with different institutions, partners, organizations  that just like Aarhus Pride want to focus on the community and create experiences in Aarhus.


Target group: All

When: events are spread out during May

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LGBT Aarhus queer

PROUD! Film Festival


PROUD! Filmfestival er en filmfestival i Aarhus dedikeret til LGBTQ-film. Den afholdes hvert år i uge 40 og 41 i Øst for Paradis. I løbet af året afholder vi filmvisninger, forpremierer, foredrag og debatarrangementer med relevans for LGBTQ-miljøet, samt alle andre interesserede i Aarhus og omegn.

 

PROUD! Film Festival is dedicated to LGBTQ+ movies. It takes place in the movie theater Øst for Paradis each year in week 40 and 41. During the year they show movies, previews, and talks that are relevant to the LGBTQ+ community.


Target group: All

When: week 40 and 41

OUT & PROUD


Out N Proud” er en fejring for LGBT+ personer i form a en mini-festival


OUT N Proud is a celebration of LGBT+ people in the shape of a mini festival with talks, performances, live music and a party.



Target group: All

When: September

LGBT Aarhus queer
LGBT Aarhus queer

GenderHouse Festival


Genderhouse Festival er en queer art festival med mange forskellige performances og udstillinger.

 

Genderhouse Festival is a queer arts festival with performances and exhibitions.


Target group: All

When: September/October

Talk Town Aarhus


Talk Town er en folkelig debatfestival. En samtaleby om køn, ligestilling og feminisme. Et forum for dialog på tværs af faglig og personlig erfaring. Et sted for nysgerrighed, netværksdannelse og dialog.

 

 

Talk Town is a festival with emphasis on gender, equality, and feminism.


Target group: All

When: September

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Pinsestævnet (Football Competition during Whitsun)


Fodbold i Pinsen består af to stævner: Pinsestævnet og Midtvejsstævnet. Begge stævner spilles i Aarhus. Pinsestævnet er et udendørs fodboldstævne, mens Midtvejsstævnet er et indendørs fodboldstævne.

Det skal understreges, at alle uanset køn og seksualitet er velkomne til at deltage, så længe det respekteres, at stævnerne fortrinsvis er for lesbiske. 

 

Football during Whitsun consists of two competitions: during Whitsun and the Midway Competition (November). Both competitions are played in Aarhus. The Whitsun Competition is played outdoors and the Midway Competition is played indoors. All genders and sexualities are welcome to participate as long as people respect that the competitions are primarily for lesbians.



Target group: All

When: Whitsun and November

Information, activist, and network groups

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LGBT+ counselling


LGBT+ Rådgivning Aarhus bor i LGBT+huset, hvor de har åbent for rådgivning hver torsdag mellem kl. 18 og 20. I det tidsrum er deres dør og telefon åben for alle henvendelser, og det er for det meste også i det tidsrum, de svarer på mails.


De har hjulpet LGBT+-personer og deres familier, venner og pårørende med alle de spørgsmål, de måtte have siden 1970’erne, og de er en bred skare af rådgivere, der gerne vil hjælpe dig. De tager altid udgangspunkt i dig og din situation og rådgiver ud fra vores erfaringer og viden


LGBT+ Counselling is an organization that has its home in LGBT+ Huset. They are open every Thursday between 6pm and 8pm. It is possible to show up physically, call or write an email.

 

They can help you will all types of questions and the counsellors base their advice on their own experiences and knowledge. They have a big network as well, and know many of the activities that are taking place in all of Jutland.

AIDS-fondet


AIDS-Fondet er den eneste organisation i Danmark, som arbejder dedikeret med forebyggelse, test, rådgivning og informationskampagner i forhold til hiv og aids.

 

AIDS-Fondet is the only organization in Denmark who works only with AIDS and HIV prevention, test, counselling, and information campaigns

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LGBT Aarhus queer

Normstormerne


Gratis tilbud for alle 7. til 10.klasser i Kbh og Aarhus Kommune, der har til formål at mindske mobning og mistrivsel relateret til køn og seksualitet

 

 

A free offer to all grades 7 through 9 in Copenhagen and Aarhus that wants to reduce bullying and unhappiness in relation to gender and sexuality

LGBT Asylum


LGBT Asylum works for the rights of LGBT asylum applicants and refugees in Denmark. We provide support, counselling and a social network.

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Checkpoint Aarhus


I Checkpoint vil de gerne gøre det nemt for dig at blive testet eller få rådgivning om hiv og andre sygdomme, som kan smitte, når man har sex. Når du kommer i Checkpoint, møder du engagerede rådgivere, som gerne vil give dig en god oplevelse, og som ikke er bange for at tale om sex og seksualitet.

 

In Checkpoint you can get tested for or get advice on HIV and other diseases that can be sexually transmitted.

T-gruppen (T-group)


Gruppen er for alle transkønnede, som ønsker at mødes med hinanden. T-gruppen Aarhus holder møde hver anden søndag (i lige uger) kl 14-16 hos Sappho (Mejlgade 71, 8000 Aarhus)

T-group is a for all transgender people who wants to meet each other. They meet every other Sunday (even weeks) from 14:00 - 16:00 at Sappho (Mejlgade 71, 8000 Aarhus)


Target group: Transgender people

FSTB (support for transgender children)


FSTB er en forening for støtte til transkønnede børn og er drevet af forældre til transkønnede børn. De tilbyder information og oplysning til forældre, lærere, pædagoger og andre relevante erhverv. De har ligeledes netværksmøder og mødes rundt omkring i Danmark, nogle af møderne finder sted i Aarhus.

 

 

FSTB is an organization that offers support to transgender children. The organization is run by parents to trans kids. They offer information and support to parents, teachers and other relevant professions. They have a support network and meet in different places in Denmark, including Aarhus.


Target group: transgender children and their parents

HMF Aarhus - Women 


HMF Aarhus - Kvinder (Homo med forsinkelse) gør det nemmere for dig, der senere i livet erkender, at du er homo- eller biseksuel. Mød andre kvinder som står i samme situation, udvid dit netværk og din venskabskreds.

 

HMF Aarhus - Women is a group for women who love women who have come out later in life. You can meet other women who are in the same situtation as you, expand your network, and make new friends.


Target group: women who love women who have come out later in life

Immanuelskirkens samtalegruppe for LGBTQIA+ere


Immanuelskirken er ved at starte en samtalegruppe for LGBTQIA+ personer i Aarhus, hvor man kan udforske tro og bearbejde nogle af de oplevelser man tidligere har haft i sin barndom eller i mødet med kirken. De regner med at mødes 6 gange om året.

 

Kontakt Lasse Åbom, Præst i Immanuelskirken, Aarhus

Mobil: 2290 5628

Mail: lasseabom@gmail.com

 

Immanuelskirken (church of Immanuel) is starting a conversation group for LGBTQIA+ people in Aarhus, where you can explore faith and process some experiences from childhood and clashes with the church. They are going to meet 6 times per year

 

Contact Lasse Åbom, priest, Aarhus.

Phone: 2290 5628

Mail: lasseabom@gmail.com


Target group: all

Feministiske forældregrupper (feminist parental groups)


Feministiske Forældregrupper (FFg) er et frivilligt initiativ, der formidler kontakt mellem feministiske kommende og nuværende forældre, der ønsker at organisere sig i forældregrupper.

 

Feminist parental groups is a volunteer-driven initiative that mediates contact between current and coming feminist parents who wish to organize themselves in parental groups


Target group: all

Nonbinær samtalecafé (Nonbinary conversationcafé


Nonbinær samtalecafé inviterer alle der føler sig som noget andet end "kun kvinde" eller "kun mand" - hvad enten du identificerer sig som nonbinær, ikke-binær, genderqueer, genderfluid, akønnet og/eller lignende - til at mødes med os i uformelle rammer. Du er velkommen, uanset om du er i skabet eller om du har været ude i 20 år.

 

Non-binary conversationcafé invites everyone who feels like they are not "only a woman" or "only a man" - whatever you identify as non-binary, genderqueer, genderfluid, agender or something else  - to meet in an informal setting. You are welcome no matter if you are still in the closet or you have been out for 20 years.        

 

Contact person: Ehm Hjort-Nebel Miltersen


Target group: Nonbinary people

Cafe Lone


Café Lone er Hiv Danmarks værested i hjertet af Århus, for alle der har hiv/aids tæt inde på livet og foreningen

 

Hver tirsdag i ulige uger åbner Café Lone dørene for en hyggelig og uformel cafeaften.  Hver anden gang er der desuden mulighed for at få et indspark fra en foredragsholder. 

 

Formålet med cafeen er, at skabe et frirum hvor hiv-smittede kan være sammen, uden at skulle tænke på, hvad andre tænker om dem.

 

Cafe Lone is a place for all those who are affected by HIV/AIDS. Every Tuesday in uneven weeks Cafe Lone is open. Every other time there is a HIV relevant talk by a professional. The purpose of the café is to create a space for HIV-infected people who can be together without having to worry about what other people think of them.


Target group: Those affected by HIV

Social Juicestice


Is a queer, feminist platform based in Aarhus. They are here to facilitate difficult conversations and community building between individuals who want and need to talk about structural oppression, how it affects us and what we do to cope with it.


Target group: All