LGBT Phoenix

Greater Phoenix’s fusion of natural splendor and metropolitan verve sets it apart from a lot of big cities—and everyone is invited to experience it. As you explore the city's urban core, you'll find a strong LGBT community integrated throughout the area in gay-friendly businesses, events and entertainment.

Where To Stay

From the most sophisticated resorts to stylish boutique hotels, Greater Phoenix has plenty to offer when it comes to accommodations. View our list of TAG Approved®* hotels and resorts in Greater Phoenix or discover more places to stay.

Things To Do

You can plan your trip around some of Phoenix's nationally-recognized annual LGBT events, including the Phoenix Pride Festival and the Rainbows Festival.

During the day in Phoenix, choose from outdoor activities, luxurious spa treatments, shopping at local boutiques or exploring the arts and culture of the Southwest.

At night, the city comes alive with vibrant LGBT nightlife. The Melrose District on Seventh Avenue is a hub for LGBT businesses and clubs such as the popular Charlie’s. Check out this LGBT nightlife guide from Echo Magazine to find more of the best places to dance and drink.

For more information on LGBT events and culture, visit the Greater Phoenix Gay & Lesbian Chamber of Commerce and Phoenix Pride.

We Look Forward To Your Visit

The sun is Greater Phoenix’s ultimate messenger of warmth and open-mindedness because, for more than 300 days a year, it shines on absolutely everybody. We hope to see you soon!

Fabulous Phoenix

Arizona Judge Rules in Favor of the Freedom to Marry

Phoenix Ranks 8th for Most LGBT-friendly Businesses

Human Rights Campaign gives Phoenix a perfect score for equality

Desert Dreaming from Instinct Magazine

Phoenix Rises Anew from Frontiers Magazine

*TAG Approved® is an endorsement of a hotel's commitment to the LGBT community and consists of diversity training by the hotel staff, LGBT community outreach, a commitment to non-discriminatory employment practices based on sexual orientation, as well as endeavoring to create a gay-friendly experience for guests.

The TAG Approved® Accommodations Program is a service of Community Marketing, Inc.

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