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Dallas for All

Celebrate our diversity and inclusivity by exploring some amazing parts of the city. 

Dallas Pride

The annual gay pride event is the acme of the Dallas LGBT scene, attracting tens of thousands of visitors from around the world to celebrate the LGBT community. The weekend celebration consists of a festive parade and music festival, emphasizing the city’s diversity and inclusion.

Oak Lawn

Voted the number one "gayborhood" in the nation by Out Traveler, Oak Lawn is the epicenter of LGBT culture in Dallas. Gay bars and nightclubs are commonplace in this popular neighborhood and its culinary scene is nothing less than noteworthy. Ultimately, Oak Lawn is a great location, less than two miles away from Downtown Dallas and other notable districts.

Cathedral of Hope

The Cathedral of Hope stands out as being the world's largest inclusive liberal Christian church, primarily serving the LGBT community in Dallas.

Resource Center Dallas

The Resource Center serves as the primary LGBT organization in North Texas, operating one of the largest LGBT community centers in the US. The Resource Center offers several programs and services to the community including, health and medical services, support groups, and community events like Gay Bingo.

Uptown Players

Enjoy a musical performance that celebrates the LGBT community. Uptown Players is an award-winning, non-profit organization whose mission is to present professional theater that meets a rising demand in the community for the LGBT audiences to see their life experiences represented on stage. Check out their events schedule and catch a show on your next trip to Dallas!

Turtle Creek Chorale

Hear the beautiful voices of the Turtle Creek Chorale, a male musical group that has been performing in Dallas for nearly 40 years. Although a primarily gay men’s chorus, the Turtle Creek Chorale welcomes all men, as well as those whom identify as male, regardless of sexual orientation. The group offers an annual mainstage concert series at the Moody Performance Hall in the Dallas Arts District.

Nightlife

Explore the nightlife scene with stops at some of the liveliest gay bars in Dallas. Start with dinner and drinks at Cedar Springs Tap House, a gay-friendly sports bar that offers daily food and drink specials. Hit the dance floor at Sue Ellen’s – a nightclub with great DJ tunes every night, or take it easy with line dancing and karaoke at Round-Up Saloon.

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