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Events throughout the city unite LGBTQ+ community and local allies
JACKSONVILLE, FL June 1, 2021— The nation’s largest city by landmass, Jacksonville, Florida, continues to grow in population and popularity among the LGBTQ+ community. Welcoming visitors to explore the city’s collection of unique neighborhoods, beaches and vibrant arts and culture scene, Jacksonville is on the rise as one of the most welcoming gay-friendly destinations.
Check out various Pride events happening around Jacksonville this June in celebration of National Pride Month, and what’s in store for the city’s own Pride month in October:
Visitors who wish to experience Jacksonville’s LGBTQ+ nightlife can stay Downtown in close proximity to the city’s popular gay bars including InCahoots known for its drag shows, DJs and dancing, Metro a multilevel club with a drag cabaret, dancefloor and outdoor tiki bar, and Park Place Lounge neighborhood bar and gay lounge with pool tables and a patio.
LGBTQ+ travelers and allies can check out CityXtra Magazine, one of the south’s most read LGBTQ publications which is based in Jacksonville, for more local news and information. Visit Jacksonville also offers a comprehensive LGBTQ+ Traveler’s Guide to Jacksonville.
About Visit Jacksonville
Visit Jacksonville is a Destination Marketing Organization accredited by Destinations International and contracted by the Duval County Tourist Development Council (TDC) since 1996 to champion the growth of leisure and business tourism in Jacksonville.
For a closer look at all there is to see and do in Jacksonville, go to www.VisitJacksonville.com.