Even though Richmond has strict open container laws Boo! The city is fairly small and therefore the gay scene is even smaller. Through thoughtful coming out letters addressed to cities and LGBT celebrities, Richmond came out of the closet as being gay and welcoming. I am orignally from Kansas, have lived in NYC for a short while, and now live in Columbus, Oh which are all different in terms of gay life. Harrison Street is my favorite place to get a cup of coffee.
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5 Gay Reasons to Visit Richmond, Virginia
Special thanks to Danny Caporaletti for providing the photography, and thanks to my Richmond Queer family for their input! Would love to meet up with some fellow Straddlers! I was sad that my grad program was there, until I arrived. I am a single gay, guy in my 20s who will soon be graduating from grad school and moving to Richmond. With row houses and pockets of walkable shops and sidewalk cafes, the Fan is the top spot for a gay or lesbian city dweller who wants to be outside the downtown fuss, but close to the action. Such a great article! Similar Threads Looking for neighborhoods with a poolRichmond, 1 replies Richmond VA neighborhoodsRichmond, 5 replies Older neighborhoodsRichmond, 15 replies Richmonds NeighborhoodsRichmond, 6 replies Seeking fun neighborhoodsRichmond, 16 replies Richmond NeighborhoodsRichmond, 4 replies.
I am orignally from Kansas, have lived in NYC for a short while, and now live in Columbus, Oh which are all different in terms of gay life. Located at the Gay Community Center of Richmond, Diversity uses the proceeds from its sales to support several non-profit Queer organizations in the city. You might think a museum called The Valentine will be all about love. Win a trip to Washington D. Bordering the Monroe Park campus of Virginia Commonwealth Universitythe Fan attracts a diverse mix of students, young professionals, and families through a cross-section of old Richmond and its progressive undercurrent.