The Tel Aviv Gay Pride Parade is an annual parade for the gay community of Israel and visitors from overseas. The Parade starts at the Gan Meir Park, which is seen as the center of Tel Aviv's gay community. From there the walk passes Bograshov Street and Ben Yehuda Street before finishing on Gordon Beach. On Gordon Beach, the parade turns into a carnival and a big beach party. The Gay Pride is one of the biggest events of the year in Tel Aviv. The city is considered the gay capital of the Middle East and one of the gay capitals of the world.