Every year, The Advocate ranks the cities in the US for queer friendliness based on a number of criteria. This year, the criteria includes lesbian bars, trans events, gay rugby teams, theaters screening “Moonlight”, Misterb&b hosts, LGBT centers, and more. Here’s today’s pick:
You might be surprised to discover Henderson is Nevada’s second-largest city, after Las Vegas.
Henderson actually sits just southeast of Sin City, which means it’s a short drive away from the Fruit Loop, Vegas’s tiny gay village (more of a strip of nightclubs, but anyway). Henderson is a comfortable and safe residential escape that’s home to many of the Las Vegas Valley’s same-sex couples; Henderson’s Lake Las Vegas area is a luxe paradise that feels miles away from the congested, seedy Strip.