Bears Week Sitges 2023 May Edition

The “International Bears Meeting”, 2023 takes place on the May bank holiday weekend and is the first of two bears weeks taking place in Sitges, the second being the larger Bears Week in September.

  • Bears Week May 2023

    From: April 28th 2023
    To: May 1st 2023

  • The Bear Zone!

    The Street of Joan Tarrida is where all of the action is between Parrots Terrace, Carousel and La Villa

  • Busy Season!

    Sitges hotels fill fast in this small town
    To get the best deals and save up to 70%
    Book your hotel early

Sitges Bears Week in May

The International Bears Week takes place on the last weekend of April/The First Weekend in May. The events have included paintballing, special dinners, beach meetings and pool parties. The event kicks off with a welcome reception at XXL… the main activities centre around the bars at Joan Tarrida, however the entire Village is full of bears so practically all of the bars in the village are full. The event is one of the most popular bears meeting in Spain and attracts a large international audience.

Here are the hotels we recommend that have good reviews and keep you close to all the action

Dolce Sitges,    Hotel MiM,    Hotel Medium,    ME Sitges Terramar

The schedule below is from previous years – it will give you an idea of events. Awaiting the 2023 schedule.

Meet at us at the official beach “ Cala Balmins”. – Shopping in Sitges or -Visiting some of the Village Museums.

7p.m. > 9p.m: Packs Distribution, Tickets sales & welcome Drink at Bar XXL
10 p.m: Bears Crawl.
Midnight: Welcome Party at Bar XXL

7p.m. > 9p.m: Packs Distribution, Tickets sales & welcome Drink at Bar XXL

10 p.m: Bears Crawl. 2nd. Drink x 1€ at El Horno – Bar XXL

12:00. Party at Bar XXL

Typically Saturday is the busiest day with the PopAIR BBQ in Le Patio.

7p.m. > 9p.m: Packs Distribution, Tickets sales & welcome Drink at Bar XXL

10 p.m: Bears Crawl.

10 p.m: Bears Crawl. 2nd. Drink x 1€ at El Horno – Bar XXL – Man Bar

Other activities to be announced

Bears Week Galleries

The following are photos taken during Bears Week in Sitges.

Gay Beach Party

Gay Beach Party – Closing Edition 2018

Fun at the closing of the Gay Beach Party during Bears Week Sitges. The event returns next year for Gay Pride.

Bears Week Sitges 2018 – Popair

Fun on Wednesday at the Popair party in Le Patio during the Sitges Bears Week with hot guys from around the world ready to party!

Bears Week Sitges 2018 – White Night – Village

Fun on Tuesday in the bear village during the Sitges Bears Week with hot guys from around the world ready to party!

Bears Week Sitges 2018 – Tuesday – Bears Bar

Fun on Tuesday in Bears Bar during the Sitges Bears Week with hot guys from around the world ready to party!

Recommended Hotels in Sitges

Most of the hotels in Sitges are in the centre of the Village. The best options are on the seafront offering beautiful views of the Mediterranean.

Dolce Sitges
5 Star Luxury

Hotel Dolce Sitges



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Located a 10 minute taxi drive from the centre of town, this is the only 5 star hotel in Sitges and one of the best!

Hotel MiM, 4 Star
Stylish & Sophisticated

Hotel Mim Sitges



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New, 4 star hotel in the heart of Sitges with beautiful rooms, a skybar with pool and stunning day spa for relaxing!

Hotel Medium, 3 Star
Great Pool & Location

Hotel Medium Sitges



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The Hotel Medium is located in the heart of Sitges just seconds from the centre of town with a great pool.

Hotel ME, 4 Star
Deluxe & Luxury Option

Hotel ME Terramar Sitges



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The Hotel ME Terramar Sitges is one of the finest hotels in Sitges with its own beach club and large rooms.

Most Popular Apartments

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Selection of 1, 2, 3 and 4 bedroom.

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