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Columbus is quickly becoming known as an "up and coming gay city" ( with its lively neighborhoods, wealth of art galleries and bustling LGBT scene. The Municipal Equality Index (MEI) even says, "Columbus is a national leader for LGBTQ Equality."


Columbus – One of America’s Top Gay-Friendly Cities

September 4, 2018

Are you tired of the same old crowds and parties in San Francisco, Provincetown and New York? If you answered yes, and you’re looking for something different and refreshing, you got to check... Continue Reading >>

The Top 50 Trending Destinations for Celebrating Pride 2018

June 25, 2018

Columbus places 28th overall in this year’s ranking. It has the 22nd fastest-growing Pride festival of all the cities in the ranking, and the 23rd best LGBT Nightlife score. READ MORE Continue Reading >>

7 Gay Pride Events to Catch on the Road

June 5, 2018

Get actively involved in this Midwest town’s pride celebration June 15–17. Stonewall Columbus Pride will organize a Run for Pride 5K trek, a scenic bicycle ride through German Village... Continue Reading >>

11 Spectacular Pride Celebrations in Unexpected Cities

June 4, 2018

In Ohio’s dynamic capital city, Stonewall Columbus Pride is a chance for the state’s LGBT community to gather, communicate, and celebrate on the shores of the Scioto River. READ MORE Continue Reading >>


May 10, 2018

Columbus has embraced LGBTQ protections since the 1970s and is home to one of the oldest U.S. LGBTQ non-profit community centers, Stonewall Columbus. According to the most recent Gallup poll, Columbus... Continue Reading >>

New Yorkers are flocking to this Midwest sanctuary

April 27, 2018

The Williamsons aren’t the only New Yorkers to find professional opportunities, affordable homes and a high quality of life in Ohio’s capital city (population 861,000). According to a... Continue Reading >>

Top 20 Cities for LGBT-Friendly Retirement in 2018

March 1, 2018

Retirement can be an exciting time for seniors to explore the opportunity to dwell in a new vibrant city or a sleepy suburb of their choice. Factors such as weather, location, cost of living,... Continue Reading >>

13 Fun Places to Celebrate Halloween

November 6, 2017

Yup, the Midwest’s hippest city is a fun place to celebrate Halloween, with great craft beer, cutting-edge cuisine, and one of America’s most open-minded, fashion-forward populations.... Continue Reading >>

Hotel LeVeque in Columbus

September 27, 2017

Even though I love to travel, I’ve never been one who feels inclined to treat myself when it comes to the hotel. Well, my recent stay at Hotel LeVeque in Columbus, Ohio may have ruined me. READ... Continue Reading >>

TRAVEL Columbus: Sights and sites of change

July 31, 2017

One of the undeniable constants of life is change—and nowhere was that more apparent than during a recent trip to Columbus. As with previous visits there, Columbus is a nestled delight, with... Continue Reading >>

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