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  • 1225 Raw Sushi & Sake Lounge

    Innovative Asian cuisine and a sizzling dance floor

    1225 Raw Sushi & Sake Lounge

    Located in Philadelphia’s original Stetson Hat Company building, Raw exudes the hip charm of the Washington Square area.

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  • 12th Air Command

    Philadelphia’s only gay bar with a rooftop deck

    If you’re not sure what you want from a night out, it doesn’t matter — you’ll find it at 12th Air Command.

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  • Alexander Inn

    A beautifully restored, meticulously decorated boutique hotel in Center City

    Alexander Inn

    Full of charm and recently renovated, the Alexander Inn is a 48-room boutique hotel in the heart of Philadelphia.

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  • Best Western Plus: Independence Park Hotel

    Set in the heart of America’s most historic square mile

    Located in Old City, a guest room here hosts you just minutes away from some of Philadelphia's most popular attractions.

    History meets modern comfort and amenities at this stately historic Philadelphia hotel, located within walking distance of the Liberty Bell and Independence Hall. The Old City address assures no shortage of restaurants, boutiques and art galleries to enjoy.

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  • Bob and Barbara’s

    Where Pabst Blue Ribbon embraces Drag

    If you want the perfect dive bar plus a racially diverse, gay and straight crowd, welcome Bob and Barbara’s.

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  • Courtyard Philadelphia Downtown

    Conveniently located in the heart of Center City Philadelphia

    The Courtyard Philadelphia Downtown, located in the heart of Center City

    Close to City Hall and the Pennsylvania Convention Center, the hotel features more than 10,000 square feet of meeting space, 11 meeting rooms and two stunning ballrooms.

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  • Dining Out For Life

    Dine Out, Fight AIDS

    Amada is one of more than 200 restaurants giving back during the 25th annual Dining Out for Life benefiting those suffering from HIV and AIDS.

    April 14, 2016
    Nearly 200 restaurants are giving back during the 26th annual Dining Out for Life. During the special evening, participating restaurants will donate one-third of the cost of your meal to the fight against HIV and AIDS.

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  • DoubleTree By Hilton Philadelphia Center City

    Stay right on Philadelphia’s Avenue of the Arts

    Doubletree by Hilton Hotel

    Featuring a four-story glass atrium and a star-studded location on the Avenue of the Arts, this Center City hotel is a favorite for corporate and social events.

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  • Embassy Suites by Hilton Philadelphia – Center City

    Enjoy panoramic views of the city from your room’s balcony

    Embassy Suites Philadelphia

    Situated just minutes from some of the city’s most renowned museums, this hotel also boasts a prime location in the heart of the business district. Whether it’s for work or play, guests will find the convenient location and panoramic views make this all-suite hotel the perfect starting point to explore Philadelphia.

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  • Equality Forum

    The global LGBT event returns to Philadelphia for its 22nd anniversary

    SundayOut! at the Piazza at Schmidts in 2013

    The global LGBT event returns to Philadelphia, featuring four days of panel discussions and special events focused on promoting LGBT equality.

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  • Hampton Inn Philadelphia Center City Convention Center

    Adjacent to the Convention Center and within walking distance of the Historic District

    Hampton Inn Philadelphia Center City Convention Center

    A location adjacent to the Pennsylvania Convention Center makes this hotel an excellent location for the business traveler. Flexible meeting and event space, an outdoor patio, a free hot breakfast, a whirlpool and fitness center make this hotel a great option for any occasion.

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  • Hilton Philadelphia
    at Penn’s Landing

    The only hotel located at Penn’s Landing in Center City Philadelphia

    Picturesque riverfront view of the Hyatt Regency at Penn's Landing.

    Picturesque waterfront views grace the eastern face of this modern high-rise hotel, while the western face offers sparkling views of Philadelphia’s skyline.

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  • Hotel Palomar Philadelphia

    A Kimpton Hotel near Rittenhouse Square

    Hotel Palomar Philadelphia by Kimpton, the first LEED-registered hotel in Philadelphia

    The hotel’s 230 guest rooms are each uniquely equipped with luxurious, stylish touches. Art Deco details reflect the building’s origins while custom furnishings, Frette linens and superb amenities celebrate contemporary luxury. Soft, neutral earth tones are enlivened by tasteful splashes of color and original artwork.

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  • Liberty Pro Rodeo

    See real cowboys in action

    Liberty Pro Rodeo

    Come see professional rodeo cowboys and cowgirls compete in bareback riding, saddle bronco, bull riding, steer wrestling, barrel racing and tie down roping.

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  • Loews Philadelphia Hotel

    Contemporary décor, gracious hospitality and inviting luxury

    The Loews Philadelphia Hotel boasts amazing modern décor

    The first skyscraper ever built in Philadelphia is now home to this 600-plus-room hotel. Located in the heart of the city with the iconic PSFS still illuminating the skyline, guests enjoy easy access to the Pennsylvania Convention Center, Chinatown, the Avenue of the Arts and much more.

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  • Matthew Izzo

    Designer/boutique owner

    Matthew Izzo in his store

    Matthew Izzo opened his first shop in Philadelphia in 2002, and business has been booming ever since. Izzo, a pedigreed Manhattan interior designer, opened his business here because “Philly is fresh. I fell in love with the architecture and newness of it. I was tired of being one of a bunch. Here, I could make a name for myself.”

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  • Mr. Gay Philadelphia

    Frank Decaro hosts Mr. Gay Philadelphia

    On Saturday, April 18th, 2009, Bruce Yelk and, present a star-studded group of LGBT celebrities for the 3rd Annual Philadelphia Mr. Gay contest at Pure Nightclub.

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  • New Hope and Lambertville Celebrate Pride Week

    Head “Somewhere Over the Rainbow” to Bucks County

    New Hope and Lambertville's annual gay pride celebration is full of spirited activities and special events.

    May 15-22, 2016
    New Hope and Lambertville’s annual gay pride celebration presents a week full of spirited activities and special events.

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  • Philadelphia Black Pride Celebration

    Promoting unity among African-American sexual minorities

    Philadelphia brings together people of different races, ethnicities and sexual orientation during the annual Philadelphia Black Pride celebration.

    April 28 – May 1, 2016
    Philadelphia brings together people of different races, ethnicities and sexual orientation during the Annual Philadelphia Black Gay Pride celebration, a growing tradition that continues to influence and educate the community.

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  • Philadelphia Marriott Downtown

    Located adjacent to the Pennsylvania Convention Center

    Philadelphia Marriott Downtown

    Towering high above lower Market Street, the Philadelphia Marriott is the largest hotel in the city and conveniently connected to the Pennsylvania Convention Center, Reading Terminal Market and the Market East regional rail station.

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  • Philadelphia Outfest

    The world’s largest National Coming Out Day festival

    Outfest in Philadelphia

    October 9, 2016
    Outfest, the largest National Coming Out Day event in the nation, returns to celebrate Philadelphia’s LGBT history and LGBT community for its 26th year in 2016.

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  • PrideDay LGBT Parade and Festival

    Philadelphia’s annual walk of Gay Pride

    More than 10,000 people and 150 vendors come out for Pride Day LGBT Parade and Festival in June.

    Sunday, June 12, 2016
    Held every year in June during Nation Gay Pride Month, the LGBT Pride Parade and Festival brings more than 25,000 participators to Philadelphia for a march down Broad Street and a party at Penn’s Landing.

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  • Q Lounge

    Philly’s most sophisticated gay hangout

    Q Lounge

    q lounge is your place to find a martini-fabulous happy hour and the home of the style-set boys after dark.

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  • QFest

    Cinematic reflections of the gay and lesbian experience

    Get cinematic at Philly's QFest

    QFest is the nation’s third-largest event of its kind, attracting international cineastes for two weeks of film and flat-out partying throughout mid-July.

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  • Sheraton Philadelphia Downtown Hotel

    A modern high-rise hotel in the Museum District of downtown Philadelphia

    Sheraton Philadelphia City Center

    Within walking distance to The Franklin Institute, the Barnes Foundation and the iconic Love Park, the Sheraton Philadelphia Downtown Hotel is surrounded by the city’s cultural and corporate institutions.

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  • Sheraton Philadelphia Society Hill Hotel

    Located in the heart of the Historic District

    Sheraton Philadelphia Society Hill

    Cobblestone streets and historic landmarks greet guests upon arrival at the Sheraton Philadelphia Society Hill in the heart of Philadelphia’s oldest and most charming neighborhood. The Liberty Bell, Independence Mall and the National Constitution Center are within easy walking distance, as are eclectic boutiques, art galleries and trendy restaurants.

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  • Sisters

    Philly’s only lesbian bar


    The ladies are at other places at rotating parties, but seven nights a week, if you’re a woman looking for a woman, Sisters is the place for you.

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  • Sofitel Philadelphia

    French Luxury in the heart of Center City

    Sofitel Philadelphia

    French flair is alive and well right in the heart of downtown Philadelphia. On a bustling corner near Rittenhouse Square, Pennsylvania charm meets European chic with stylish elements such as stone tiles in the lobby inspired by Shaker quilts.

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  • The Bike Stop

    The best leather bar to watch sports

    Leather and levis visitors, have no fear. The Bike Stop is for you.

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  • The Conwell Inn at Temple University

    Historic accommodations at the heart of Temple University

    The Conwell Inn at Temple University

    Situated on the Temple University campus, this charming 22-room hotel offers more than easy access to the school. Taking its cue from European bed and breakfasts, the hotel offers guests complimentary breakfast, afternoon tea and cookies and free wireless Internet access.

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