Guide to Queer Arizona: 20 Lesbian Bars, Activities and Orgs | HER

Very, you live in Arizona.



u’re queer. And you are all,

Where all of them ladies at… no truly. Where are they?

Whether for a night out together, a pick up, or a night out making use of the ladies, you wish to feel safe and welcome. HER has done ab muscles vital work of letting you get the homosexual on through the Grand Canyon State. Why would the ‘G’ have all enjoyable? Have a look at after occasions, locations, etc. for an even more female-centric, lesbian-specific, lady friendly AZ (scroll down for bars and parties).

What exactly is great Arizona?

Phoenix PRIDE – picture due to

There is nothing much better than a good Pride. Parties, parades, pubic shows of love. Everything we love. But everybody knows there’s something higher also.

An important function of Phoenix Pride should promote unity, exposure, and self-esteem among LGBTQ persons, and also to give a positive picture throughout Arizona. Phoenix Pride is a 501(c)(3) non-profit company, therefore the largest occasion they coordinate is actually the yearly procession, event and fundraiser. The 35th Annual Phoenix PRIDE is scheduled for Saturday, April 11, 2015 and Sunday, April 12, 2015. Remain updated on Facebook:

Rainbows Fest

(in other words. “Arizona’s Best Street Reasonable”)

. Hosted in traditional history Square Park in Downtown Phoenix, the Rainbows Festival draws a crowd of over 20,000 LGBT friends, households and partners annually. Rainbows Festival will be the 2nd biggest LGBTQ event when you look at the state of Arizona, second to Phoenix Pride. With two possibilities to commemorate your own awesomeness in Phoenix year-round who wouldnot need to wave their particular rainbow flag? This year’s festival is actually scheduled for Saturday, October 17, 2015 and Sunday, October 18, 2015. Admission is free of charge.

Rainbows Fest – picture thanks to Northeast Valley Information

Tucson Pride is a 501(c)(3) non-profit company that produces and encourages educational, cultural, and leisure events your lesbian, gay, bisexual, transgender, and allied communities in Tucson, AZ. The 38th yearly “Pride within the Desert” is actually arranged for Saturday, October 17, 2015 at Kino Sports elaborate. Talk to Tucson PRIDE news on Facebook:

The Human liberties venture matches for LGBT equality in Arizona alongside state and neighborhood teams and lawmakers. AND they put quite great parties. If you do nothing otherwise, Like all of them on fb to incorporate the vocals for the fight:


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The middle is located in the center of Downtown Phoenix at 801 N. second Ave. As a community center, their particular major focus would be to successfully act as a reference and educate the LGBTQ community. The guts features multiple services, methods and products which are available to everybody. They have support groups, wellness solutions, knowledge, health, source components and a lot more. They will have additionally lately launched their unique

ladies’ support party

for anyone looking to get involved. Look for society events on myspace:

Southern Arizona’s Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual ad Transgender Community Center is actually alway providing back to town. Seek strategies to volunteer, and Like all of them on Twitter:

SAAF is still the sole community-based organization in south Arizona providing instance management and ancillary support solutions for individuals managing HIV/AIDS as well as their households. In addition they offer culturally appropriate prevention and training products to lessen the rate of infection, and comprehensive classes and possibilities for neighborhood people to fill vital help functions. Remember, Arizona provides time is Tuesday April 7, 2015. Discover more by following SAAF on myspace:

Them women tend to be at…

Picture due to money Inn Country via Facebook

Just great feels concerning money. Truly definitely the friendliest lesbian/gay country dance club in Arizona. And it also does not matter if you like nation, Hip Hop, or Vintage Rock, they play it all. Thus seize some darts or visit the patio appreciate a drink whilst taking-in the beautiful Arizona nights. Like all of them on Facebook, ’cause ya do:


The Zoan is regarded as AZ’s leading gay bars. Females have become pleasant and motivated to partake in the fun. Check out for an unbarred mic evening or a few powerful cocktails (perhaps a few powerful cocktails ahead of the mic?). Follow Zoan Phoenix on Facebook:


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Okay ladies, that is an issue. Fantasy tuesday’s may be the main lesbian nightclub night centered around LESBIANS.

Aqua Night Club

is actually bringing you drink specials, great music, and (according to Friday) reside entertainment with a hollywood look or two. Do not take too lightly this brand-new child in your area (established tuesday, March 13th) – Fantasy tuesday’s is about to stay. Like all of them on fb to keep your monday nights fresh:



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Photo courtesy of Stacy’s at Melrose via fb

Stacy’s attracts a good mixed crowd. Drink, dancing, drink, boogie a few more. You’re sure to have an enjoyable experience surrounded by great individuals. Plus, look for She-Lounge, Stacy’s month-to-month ladies’ party. See what’s upon fb:


FilmBar Phoenix

. Just what much better date night than beverages and a film? What if you can have both, as well? Cue FilmBar Phoenix where they show brand-new indie and overseas flicks with a themed vintage movie series every month, and unexpected cult classics with typical tests of regional filmmakers’ material. With well over 25 different craft beers and 12 various wines, this is actually the perfect location for a hang. Now whenever we could merely cause them to filter

But I Am a Cheerleader

within their microcinema, we would end up being wonderful. Take a look on Twitter:

Exactly what otherwise is going on?

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It’s really no key your WNBA and lesbians believe strongly about both. But when you’re where you can find three-time championship team, Phoenix Mercury, ladies’ pro basketball is cool. And that I indicate

really cool

. LGBT ladies could scarcely consist of on their own whenever development of celebrity member, Brittney Griner’s involvement struck. Sufficient reason for my youth crush, Diana Taurasi, also sportin’ the jersey, there is no question that speaking Stick Resort Arena is heavily speckled with women you would like to big date. Follow the champs on Facebook:


enter our very own opposition

to win seats on their first video game yourself in 2010!

How much can we love roller derby? I’d like to count the methods… Tucson Roller Derby is an all-girl flat-track roller derby category which was formed in 2003. Its a skater-owned and -operated 501(c)3 organization. The TRD house groups range from the VICE Squad, the Furious Truckstop Waitresses, as well as the Copper Queens. They’ve in addition got two all-star travel teams: the B group Bandoleras, additionally the a group Saddletramps. Do yourself the favor, and Follow all of them on fb:


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Two terms: lesbians, softball. It appears I stated adequate about Cactus Cities Softball League, but I’ll increase. The goal of the CCSL is to promote local, regional, national and international sports competitors mainly for gays, lesbians and anybody specialized in the advertising for the novice athletic experience for individuals of all skill levels and abilities no matter intimate orientation, sex, competition, creed, faith or national origin. Yea, you heard that right. They truly are awesome. Join a slow pitch staff today, and stick to the category on fb:

I’d join this league simply for the name, it gets better. Friends with Benefits Kickball is everything you hoped kickball is in 5th grade and a whole lot more! They truly are a completely non-competitive (point), drinking-encouraged (point) set of grownups that like to act like 11 year olds (double factors) every Sunday morning from Oct to April. Follow them from inside the off-season on Facebook:

and link up in the trip!

Stay caffeinated, or de-caffeinated.

(for the sober hang)

This wonderful, ecclectic restaurant is actually a preferred amongst residents and those who just happen upon it. Head there for many alive jams, a smooth brew, or a slice of rainbow dessert (baked for you personally!). This is the best area in order to satisfy buddies, or take that girl you found on the. Like Copper celebrity on Facebook and stop by for a visit:



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Whether you are a coffee enthusiast or otherwise not, you should hit right up Lux java club. Simply take her there on an initial day to grab some lattes for 2. Perhaps attempt the nod to your barista for most heart-shaped coffee art action? Their unique iced velvet is to-die-for, plus they make a batch of their own home made whipped cream each day to put on leading. Include FREE wi-fi into the mix and you are operating. Place a Like on their Twitter web page in which to stay the cycle:

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