Guide to Queer Arizona: 20 Lesbian taverns, occasions and Orgs | HER

So, you live in Arizona.



u’re queer. And you’re all,

In which all of them ladies at… no actually. Where will they be?

Whether for a romantic date, a get, or per night out using ladies, you want to feel safe and welcome. HER has been doing the vital work of assisting you get homosexual on for the Grand Canyon condition. Why should the ‘G’ have all of the enjoyable? Take a look at the soon after events, venues, etc. for a more female-centric, lesbian-specific, woman friendly AZ (scroll down for bars and functions).

What exactly is great Arizona?

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There is nothing much better than an excellent Pride. Events, parades, pubic showcases of love. Every thing we really love. But we all know there will be something higher too.

The primary reason for Phoenix Pride will be advertise unity, visibility, and self-confidence among LGBTQ people, and to give a positive image throughout Arizona. Phoenix Pride is a 501(c)(3) non-profit organization, and the largest occasion they coordinate is actually the yearly procession, gathering and fundraiser. The 35th Annual Phoenix PRIDE is scheduled for Saturday, April 11, 2015 and Sunday, April 12, 2015. Remain up to date on Facebook:

Rainbows Fest

(for example. “Arizona’s Greatest Street Reasonable”)

. Managed in old history Square Park in Downtown Phoenix, the Rainbows Festival pulls a crowd more than 20,000 LGBT buddies, individuals and allies from year to year. Rainbows Festival is the second biggest LGBTQ occasion inside the state of Arizona, second to Phoenix Pride. With two possibilities to celebrate your awesomeness in Phoenix all year whonot want to wave their particular rainbow flag? In 2010’s festival is actually scheduled for Saturday, October 17, 2015 and Sunday, October 18, 2015. Admission is FREE.

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Tucson Pride can a 501(c)(3) non-profit company that creates and promotes academic, cultural, and leisure activities for the lesbian, homosexual, bisexual, transgender, and allied communities in Tucson, AZ. The 38th yearly “Pride within the Desert” is actually planned for Saturday, October 17, 2015 at Kino Sports specialized. Communicate with Tucson PRIDE development on Facebook:

The Human liberties Campaign fights for LGBT equality in Arizona alongside state and neighborhood groups and lawmakers. Plus they throw fairly great parties. When you do nothing otherwise, Like them on fb to add your sound into the fight:


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The middle is found in the center of Downtown Phoenix at 801 N. second Ave. As a residential district heart, their particular main focus is always to efficiently serve as a reference and inform the LGBTQ neighborhood. The middle features some services, resources and products which can be available to everyone else. They offer organizations, health services, knowledge, health, resource materials plus. They’ve also recently revealed their own

ladies support class

for anyone wanting to get included. Look out for neighborhood activities on myspace:

Southern Arizona’s Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual ad Transgender Community Center is alway providing back into town. Search for methods to volunteer, and Like all of them on fb:

SAAF continues to be really the only community-based business in Southern Arizona providing situation control and ancillary support services for those coping with HIV/AIDS in addition to their family members. They also provide culturally suitable prevention and knowledge products to reduce the rate of disease, and comprehensive courses and options for community people to complete critical support roles. Remember, Arizona offers time is Tuesday April 7, 2015. Get the full story following SAAF on Facebook:

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Simply good feels towards Cash. It’s by far the friendliest lesbian/gay country-dance bar in Arizona. AND it doesn’t matter if you want Country, rap, or Vintage stone, they get involved in it all. Thus seize some darts or visit the patio appreciate a drink whilst consuming the gorgeous Arizona evenings. Like all of them on myspace, ’cause ya do:


The Zoan is one of AZ’s premier homosexual taverns. Girls are extremely welcome and motivated to partake in the fun. Drop by for an unbarred mic evening or several strong cocktails (perhaps a couple powerful cocktails before the mic?). Follow Zoan Phoenix on Facebook:


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Okay ladies, it is a big deal. Fantasy Friday’s is the only real lesbian dance club evening focused around LESBIANS.

Aqua Night Club

is actually bringing you take in specials, fantastic songs, and (depending on the Friday) live entertainment with a celebrity look or two. You should not underestimate this brand-new child in your area (established monday, March 13th) – Fantasy saturday’s is actually likely to stick around. Like all of them on fb to keep your saturday nights new:



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Stacy’s attracts an excellent blended crowd. Take in, dance, drink, dance some more. You are certain to have a good time in the middle of great folks. Plus, look for She-Lounge, Stacy’s monthly ladies’ celebration. See just what’s upon Twitter:


FilmBar Phoenix

. Just what much better night out than products and a film? Can you imagine you can have both, concurrently? Cue FilmBar Phoenix where they reveal brand new indie and overseas films with a themed classic film series every thirty days, and periodic cult classics with normal screenings of neighborhood filmmakers’ stuff. With more than 25 different art beers and 12 various wines, this is actually the ideal location for a hang. Today if we could just encourage them to screen

But I Am a Cheerleader

within their microcinema, we would end up being wonderful. Check them out on Twitter:

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It’s really no key that WNBA and lesbians think highly about both. But when you’re where you can find three-time tournament staff, Phoenix Mercury, ladies’ specialist baseball is actually cool. And that I indicate

really cool

. LGBT women could barely include on their own when news of celebrity user, Brittney Griner’s engagement struck. Sufficient reason for my personal childhood crush, Diana Taurasi, in addition sportin’ the jersey, there’s really no doubt that Talking Stick Resort Arena is actually greatly speckled with women you would like to day. Follow the champs on fb:


enter our competition

to win passes their basic video game at home this season!

How much cash will we love roller derby? Let me rely the ways… Tucson Roller Derby is an all-girl flat-track roller derby group that was created in 2003. It’s a skater-owned and -operated 501(c)3 organization. The TRD home teams include the VICE Squad, the Furious Truckstop Waitresses, as well as the Copper Queens. They have in addition got two all star vacation teams: the B Team Bandoleras, therefore the A Team Saddletramps. Carry out yourself the favor, and Follow all of them on Twitter:


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Two terms: lesbians, softball. It seems i have mentioned sufficient about Cactus Cities Softball League, but We’ll broaden. The objective of the CCSL is always to promote regional, regional, nationwide and worldwide sporting events opposition predominately for gays, lesbians and anybody specialized in the advertising associated with the amateurish sports experience for persons of most expertise amounts and abilities regardless of intimate orientation, sex, competition, creed, faith or nationwide source. Yea, you got that right. They’re awesome. Join a slow pitch group nowadays, and proceed with the category on fb:

I would personally join this league just for the name, it improves. Pals with Advantages Kickball is whatever you hoped kickball would-be in fifth level and many more! They have been a totally non-competitive (point), drinking-encouraged (point) gang of grownups that like to do something like 11 season olds (dual factors) every Sunday morning from October to April. Follow them when you look at the off season on Twitter:

and link up within the Fall!

Keep caffeinated, or de-caffeinated.

(for your sober hang)

This incredible, ecclectic restaurant is a popular amongst locals and people who simply happen upon it. Head here for a few alive jams, a smooth brew, or a slice of rainbow cake (baked just for you!). This is the great place to generally meet buddies, or take that girl you met on the. Like Copper Superstar on myspace and stop by for a call:



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Whether you are a coffee enthusiast or perhaps not, you intend to strike up Lux Coffee pub. Just take the woman there on a primary go out to seize some lattes for two. Maybe attempt the nod towards barista for most heart-shaped coffee art motion? Their own iced velvet is to-die-for, and they make a batch of one’s own do-it-yourself whipped lotion each day to put up leading. Add FREE wi-fi on the mix and you are running a business. Toss a Like on their Twitter web page to stay in the cycle:

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