By Andrew Collins. The progressive, outdoorsy, and the unabashedly offbeat city of Austin has developed a reputation as arguably the gay-friendliest city in Texas. There's no question that gays and lesbians are welcomed here more openly and enthusiastically than most of the rest of this otherwise conservative state - fairly or not - conjures up images of George W. Hey, stereotypes are just that, but they also develop credence because there's usually a bit of truth to them. Austin, on the other hand, has not only a longstanding record for being liberal it's the state capital and an artsy university city , it's also a city that takes partying and revelry seriously. The city has become especially renowned for its live-music scene, which is feted annually with the South by Southwest Festival , which takes place over 10 days each March March 11 to 20 in and celebrates the best in music, film, and art. Furthermore, although a handful of the bars here pull in sizable crowds and are good fun for socializing and dancing, you won't find any mega-size gay warehouse discos here.
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Austin prides itself on being the place to go for live music and the annual SXSW South by Southwest festival draws creative types from all around. Gay Austin doesn't have a "gay ghetto" as such, as gay people and bars are well integrated throughout this tolerant and pretty city. The downtown warehouse district is the home to a number of gay bars and a few gay bars and clubs are sprinkled around town. Edwards, and Texas State University and the city's strong tech industry Apple, Dell and Intel have offices here make for a young vibrant crowd and it seems like there are people from everywhere here. Austin: Texas' gay capitol city Austin prides itself on being the place to go for live music and the annual SXSW South by Southwest festival draws creative types from all around. Rain in Warehouse District. The Iron Bear in Capitol.
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With plenty of diverse communities, a thriving Austin gay events calendar, multiple gay bars and club and more attractions than you could ever see in one visit not to mention all that live music Austin makes a weird and wonderful gay holiday destination no matter where your interests lie! In this article we will cover Austin has four major neighborhoods which you should explore, all of which are extremely gay-friendly and will give you a look into local life in Austin.