The Love Parade was a big festival centered around Techno music. The festival began in Berlin in 1989. It had been held most years in different locations. In 2004 and 2005, there were no Love Parades. The first Love Parade was held with about 150 people in 1989. In 1999, there were about 1.5 million people. In 2007, there were 1.2 million people and in 2008, there were 1.6 million people. The last Love Parade was held in 2010, at which 21 people were crushed to death.
Similar events[change | change source]
The following are similar events:
- Street Parade in Zürich
- Lake Parade in Geneva
- Generation Move in Hamburg or Kiel
- Karneval der Kulturen in Berlin
- Reincarnation in Hanover
- Vision Parade in Bremen
- Nachttanzdemo in Frankfurt am Main
- Street Move near Kiel
- "Music Parade" in Heilbronn
There were also protest parades, like the Fuckparade in Berlin, and an Antiparade in Zürich.