Unlike other alternative spots in New Orleans, this place never charges a cover, and has plenty of street parking available if you plan to come from outside the area. Nightlife Slideshow: Good Friends Bar. In some places, there is absolutely no tolerance whatsoever, and in others acceptance is predicated on GLBT people not 'flaunting' their sexual preference or identity. Share on Facebook.
In the South, there's always steamy 'Hotlanta', and Texas gets darn-right gay-friendly in Austin and parts of Houston and Dallas.
Drag shows are also a hit here, with glamour gals taking the stage in all manner of festive getups. A few hours away by train and ferry is Fire Island, the sandy gay mecca on Long Island. We updated this article for