Everyone, whether gay or straight, loves to have a good time. Whether your idea of a good time is a crowded dance floor or a quiet drink, read on! The Body Shop N. Nebraska Ave. Tampa, FL www. Under its current ownership, the fun includes karaoke, pool tables and special theme nights.
Where to go in Tampa Bay if you're gay
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But not every destination in the Sunshine State is created equal when it comes to gay travelers. For complete gay trip planning information, go to VisitFlorida. With more than gay-owned businesses — including 28 gay guesthouses — and two annual LGBT pride festivals, this once-sleepy resort town known for its hetero-laden spring break frenzies is officially the queerest spot in the state. With the recent boom of gay-friendly luxury accommodations on Fort Lauderdale Beach, including the St. Regis and soon-to-open W Hotel, the push is on to add more upmarket gay travelers to the mix, erasing memories of wet T-shirt contests once and for all.
Tampa's Gay Bars & Clubs: Introducing the GaYbor District
When it comes to having fun, Tampa Bay has everything under the sun. You can check out our bold nightlife with clubs, restaurants and bars, indulge in some world-class shopping—or have an incredible adventure at one of our many local attractions. Entertainment, music, food and pride! Celebrate Tampa Pride with a parade down 7th Ave in Ybor City, a festival on 8th Ave, which includes a family friendly section and an auto show. The Pride Music and Art Festival is a concert that combines the visual and musical arts and serves as the kick-off to a month of Tampa pride events, culminating with the Tampa Pride Parade.
Submit your comments and photographs. Box , Orlando, FL Oppression of GLBT persons was not uncommon. All homosexual acts were illegal in Florida and most remained on the books until June 26, when the U. Supreme Court Lawerence v.