Cleveland

Cleveland will host the 2014 Gay Games!


Already home to a strong LGBT population, gay and lesbian travelers are learning that Cleveland is a hidden gem. This vibrant and diverse city is chock-full of world-renowned arts & culture, hot nightlife, chic dining options, upscale shopping, pro sports and scenic recreation waiting to be discovered. Plus you'll find the trendy and unique neighborhoods of Lakewood, Ohio City, Tremont, Coventry and the Detroit Shoreway serve as areas for gay nightlife and culture.

Text and images courtesy of Positively Cleveland, the official website of the Convention and Visitors Bureau of Greater Cleveland.

Hotels

  • Cleveland Marriott Downtown at Key Center
  • 127 Public Square
    Cleveland, OH 44114
  • Website: Click here to see our website
  • 216-696-9200 or 800-MARRIOTT
  • Crowne Plaza Cleveland Airport
  • 7230 Engle Road (Middleburg Heights)
    Cleveland, OH 44130
  • Website: Click here to see our website
  • 877-227-6963 or 440-243-4040

Bars

  • 5 Cent Decision - The Nickel
  • 4365 State Road
    Cleveland, OH 44109
  • 216-661-1314
  • A Man's World / The Tool Shed / Crossover
  • 2909 Detroit Avenue
    Cleveland, OH 44113
  • 216-574-2203
  • Belinda's Night Club
  • 9613 Madison Avenue
    Cleveland, OH 44102
  • 216-651-1968
  • Club 2-5
  • 2994 West 25th Street
    Cleveland, OH 44113
  • 216-235-4500
  • Club Argos
  • 2032 West 25th Street
    Cleveland, OH 44113
  • Website: www.club-argos.com
  • 216-781-9191
  • Cocktails Cleveland (formerly Rockies)
  • 9208 Detroit Avenue
    Cleveland, OH 44102
  • 216-961-3115
  • Edge, The
  • 11213 Detroit Avenue
    Cleveland, OH 44102
  • 216-521-8576
  • Flex Baths Cleveland
  • 2600 Hamilton Avenue
    Cleveland, OH 44114
  • Website: www.flexbaths.com
  • 216-812-3304
  • Hamilton's Ultra Lounge
  • 1415 Euclid Avenue
    Cleveland, OH 44115
  • 216-241-7721
  • Hawk, The
  • 11217 Detroit Avenue (at 112th Street)
    Cleveland, OH 44102
  • 216-521-5443
  • Hush (formerly Apex)
  • 11633 Lorain Avenue
    Cleveland, OH 44111
  • Website: www.hushcleveland.com
  • 216-476-1970
  • Kolours (formerly Lady Z's)
  • 4002 Jennings Road
    Cleveland, OH 44109
  • 216-741-0010
  • Lady Vee's
  • 1751 East 23rd Street, Lower Level
    Cleveland, OH 44115
  • 216-687-2000
  • Leather Stallion Saloon
  • 2205 Saint Clair Avenue NE
    Cleveland, OH 44114
  • Website: www.leatherstallion.com
  • 216-589-8588
  • Mean Bull
  • 1313 West 26th Street
    Cleveland, OH 44114
  • Website: www.meanbull.com
  • 216-812-3304
  • Muggs
  • 3194 West 25th Street (U.S. 42 - Holmden)
    Cleveland, OH 44109
  • Website: www.muggsbar.com
  • 216-398-7012

Shops

  • Absolutely Ohio
  • 55 Erieview Plaza
    Cleveland, OH 44114
  • Website: absolutelyohio.com
  • 216-583-0833
  • American Wilderness Campground and Event Center
  • 17273 Belden Road
    Grafton, OH
  • 440-926-3700
  • Anshe Chesed Fairmount Temple
  • 23737 Fairmount Blvd.
    Beachwood, OH 44122
  • Website: www.fairmounttemple.org
  • 216-464-1330
  • Clay's Park Resort
  • 13190 Patterson Street NW
    North Lawrence, OH
  • 330-854-6691
  • Cleveland Greyhound bus terminal
  • 1465 Chester Avenue (Downtown)
    Cleveland, OH
  • 216-781-0520
  • Cleveland's Amtrak Station
  • 200 Cleveland Memorial Shoreway (downtown, across from Cleveland Browns Stadium)
    Cleveland, OH 44114
  • Website: amtrakridewithpride.com/
  • 216-696-5115
  • Country Acres Campground
  • 9850 Minyoung Road
    Ravenna, OH
  • 330-358-2774
  • Gay/Lesbian Invitational Fellowship Tournament
  • P.O. Box 93413
    Cleveland, OH 44101-5413
  • Website: www.clevelandgift.org
  • info@clevelandgift.org
  • Streetsboro/Cleveland SE KOA
  • 187 State Route 303
    Streetsboro, OH
  • 800-562-0804
  • The Greater Cleveland Regional Transit Authority (RTA)

  • Cleveland, OH
  • Website: rideRTA.com
  • 216-621-9500

Attractions

  • Beck Center for the Arts
  • 17801 Detroit Avenue
    Lakewood, OH 44107
  • Website: www.beckcenter.org
  • 216-521-2540
  • Cedar Point Amusement Park
  • 1 Cedar Point Drive
    Sandusky, OH 44870
  • Website: www.cedarpoint.com
  • 419-627-2350
  • City Club of Cleveland
  • 850 Euclid Avenue
    Cleveland, OH 44114-3304
  • Website: www.cityclub.org
  • 216-621-0082
  • Cleveland's West Side Market
  • at the corner of West 25th and Loraine in the Ohio City neighborhood
    Cleveland, OH
  • Website: www.westsidemarket.org
  • North Coast Men's Chorus, The
  • P.O. Box 770664
    Cleveland, OH 44107-0664
  • Website: www.ncmchorus.org
  • 216-556-0590
  • PlayhouseSquare
  • 1501 Euclid Avenue, Suite 200
    Cleveland, OH 44115
  • Website: www.playhousesquare.org
  • 216-771-4444 or 800-888-9941
  • Rock and Roll Hall of Fame and Museum
  • 1100 Rock and Roll Boulevard (East Ninth Street at Lake Erie)
    Cleveland, OH 44114
  • Website: rockhall.com
  • 216-781-ROCK (7625)

Events