LGBTQ

Denver’s Newest TAG-Approved Hotel

Ranked among the most LGBT-friendly cities in America, The Mile-High City is known for its vibrant, diverse nightlife scene and colorful assortment of attractions.

Halcyon, a hotel in Cherry Creek, is proud to be an official TAG Approved® LGBT friendly hotel. Situated in the premier Cherry Creek North shopping and dining district—just minutes from downtown Denver—our gay-friendly hotel values, above all, inclusivity and diversity for all communities.

Explore the Most Vibrant LGBT Scene in the Mile High
Home to one of the biggest pride festivals in the US, Denver Pride Fest in Civic Center Park is a top summer event, offering tons of great things to do for all ages.

Planning a Mile-High Getaway?
Denver’s LGBTQ nightlife scene offers a seemingly unending list of spectacular bars, lounges, and nightclubs. Here are our top picks to help you plan the perfect Denver itinerary:

Cheesman Park
800 Williams St (1.0 miles)
A tranquil residential area, Cheesman Park centers on its namesake green space, with expansive lawns, shady jogging trails, a dramatic neoclassical pavilion and regular LGBT-oriented events. This is the lineup and start point for the annual Pride parade. Casual pizzerias, relaxed coffeehouses and hip craft-cocktail bars dot the streets around the park.

Denver Botanical Gardens
1007 York St (1.0 miles)
Just east of Cheesman Park, Denver Botanic Gardens connects people with plants from the Rocky Mountain region and similar regions around the world. The Gardens hosts a popular summer concert series in its outdoor amphitheater.  The 2018 series includes some artists we love like Violent Femmes, Mary Chapin Carpenter, Melissa Etheridge, Chaka Khan, Bruce Hornsby and more.


Mile High Hamburger Mary’s 
1336 E 17th Ave (2.3 miles) 
American bar & grill chain where diner classics & cocktails meet live quirky entertainment.

Tracks Nightclub 
3500 Walnut St (4.2 miles) 
Decades-old gay bar & dance hall featuring rotating theme nights & music on multiple floors.

X Bar 
629 E Colfax Ave (2.5 miles) 
Happening gay friendly hangout with DJs, dancing & drag queen bingo, plus big outdoor patio.

Charlie’s Nightclub 
900 E Colfax Ave (2.4 miles) 
Gay bar that's part country-western saloon, part Top-40 dance club & draws a mixed crowd.

Trade
475 Santa Fe Drive (2.5 miles)
Denver’s newest Levi’s and Leather Bar, themed nights & regular events, plus a patio. People talk about the great music, vintage videos and house-infused whiskey and vodka.

Gladys: The Nosy Neighbor
500 Santa Fe Drive (3.2 miles)
A new Bar in the Santa Fe Arts District featuring Showtunes, Cosplay, Drag Queen Bingo, Karaoke, and Blow Pony events. 

Compound Basix 
145 Broadway (2.6 miles) 
Spacious, gay-friendly neighborhood watering hole for dancing to DJs, weekend "beer busts" & more. 

BoyzTown 
117 Broadway (2.6 miles) 
Small, casual gay bar hosting happy hours plus male go-go dancers 6 nights a week.

Lannie’s Clocktower Cabaret
1601 Arapahoe St (3.5 miles) 
Private Events, shows, parties, burlesque & live music, plus a full bar and menu, proudly nestled beneath Denver's Historic Daniels & Fisher Clock Tower on the 16th Street Mall.

Lil’ Devils Lounge 
255 S. Broadway (2.4 miles) 
Bar & lounge serving local beers & frozen cocktails with an outdoor patio. Straight-friendly gay bar.

Pride and Swagger 
450 E 17th Ave, #110 (2.9 miles) 
Upbeat, stylish bar serving signature cocktails, beer & pub grub in a loft-like space with a patio. 
 
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