Gay Philadelphia- Restaurants, History, Bars, and Shopping


Get to know your history in gay Philadelphia. Let us help you navigate the birthplace of independence and the home of Ben Franklin, as you explore one of the cultural, culinary, and artistic treasures of the East coast. Whether you're planning on exploring the Old City by foot, bar hopping in Washington Square by night, or losing yourself in the King of Prussia Mall, gay Philadelphia has endless opportunities. We'll show you where to stay for Philly Beer Week, where to park for an Eagles game, and where to find the best cheese steak in Midtown Village.

Our favorite bear/politician gives us a crash course in the native tongue of Philadelphia.

July 30 2016 12:17 PM

There's always a lot to love about Philly, we've just narrowed it down a bit.

March 25 2016 9:00 PM

As Kathryn Knott's trial begins, the prosecution and the defense offer contrasting pictures of her actions during an attack on two gay men.

December 11 2015 11:33 AM

At the intersection of 13th and Locust streets, Philadelphia’s rainbow crosswalks in support of the LGBT community are being received positively by residents and business owners in the area.

June 29 2015 2:41 PM

The bridge's '50s-era erection — which connects Gloucester City, NJ, and Philadelphia, PA — spawned 'homoerotic' versus 'homosexual' debate.

May 19 2015 5:21 PM

The so-much-fun-I-may-just-Peep-my-pants edition...

March 16 2015 9:55 AM

This Fourth of July will mark a half-century since gay and lesbian activists protested in front of Independence Hall and the Liberty Bell.

November 06 2014 6:20 PM