Very few places in Charlotte compare to some of the fashion and money that come through here. Very secluded, amazing patio, lots of dark corners to umm…chat and make new friends. From my understanding they have a great Saturday but the only time I ever tried to go the girl at the door with massive biceps all but told me to fuck off. Depending on your device, get turn by turn driving directions from Google, Apple, Waze. Drinks are cheap and strong just like the men.
If you go there by yourself someone will very likely approach you, much less shade thrown and a lot more welcoming atmosphere than other places. Nights vary but generally the weekends are the best. But public transit, new hotels, entertainment offerings, cultural diversions, and urban living alternatives are filling the horizon line day by day. Massive selection of draft beers for such a small place, and their back patio is rather nice. It is still very busy on Tuesday, Friday, and Saturdays but not as much fun as it once was. Wednesday karaoke, Thursday improv, Friday open mic, Saturday variety shows — with so many fantastic events going on at Petra's, you might want to ask if you can just move in.
I seen some shit On to the bread and butter here is the where to go and when to go there. The mansion, built in 1915 and now listed on the National Register of Historic Places, serves as a bed and breakfast and features the original marble floors and outdoor fountains. Travel from downtown, south, country, uptown, west, central, north, midtown, east, or city - driving directions from your address to the location of the new Charlotte, North Carolina gay watering hole. The police raid it about once a quarter, the strippers can no longer give private dances, and therefore most of them are umm… not so cute. . By getting out of downtown and closer to the beach in areas like Silver Lake and Myrtle Grove, you can shake off some of that crime while still staying close to the city amenities. Jared Misner is a writer for Charlotte magazine, whose work has also appeared in The Chronicle of Higher Education, Logo and The Knot.
The crowd is delightfully diverse and friendly, as are the barkeeps who are both easy on the eyes and generous with the liquor. Membership cards are for both Sidelines and Argon. Central Station is as unpretentious as it gets. To tap into one of the most popular clubs in the area according to 10Best readers, head to. The crime rate is also lower in Greensboro than every city on this list, with the exception of Raleigh, and schools come in Triad true at exactly average.
This bar is 18+ and cash only, so the crowd does tend to skew younger. If you are a cute boy between the ages of 18 and 35, send pics. She may have thought I was a straight guy trying to creep his way in. Durham city schools are the worst of any city on this list, according to Great Schools, and they sport some of the highest crime rates, enough to make any parent nervous. Ready for a wild night? Starting from with those numbers, Asheville would be hard-pressed to come up with a large number of gay and lesbian residents. The Wilmington Pride Equality Rainbow March is small but festive, and, while there's not much of a gay scene of which to speak, the downtown historic district is welcoming.
While not truly Irish and more of a sports-bar-meets-nightclub than a pub, Hartigan's is two things for sure: wonderfully friendly and wildly fun. It is big, and it dark, it is loud, and it is a lot of fun. Furthermore quite a lot of the people that go there just pop in to buy coke and then roll out. Always a discount entrance for members. Even if the friendly staff says no, there will be plenty of cheap, delicious drinks and amazing entertainment to cheer you up again. And plenty of historic sites like the Rosedale Plantation with its Civil War era docents and Historic Brattonsville with its Revolutionary War re-enactments make for interactive and educational experiences. Our doors are open to all.
Let me just slide a few more in here…. It is quaint and pleasant, and a great place to just hang out with your favorite overpriced cocktail. The Bar at 316 often hosts karaoke nights and drag performers in addition to its small dance floor. Party-seekers of all stripes break it down to Top 40 hits on the main dance floor, shimmy up a sweat in the Latin room or chat over drinks on the patio. Travel from country, downtown, west, south, north, city, uptown, midtown, central, or east - driving directions from your address to the location of the new Port Charlotte, Florida gay watering hole.
There is a dance floor and bar seating, plus the lounge area to relax in. At L4 Lounge you are bound to experience one of the most Eclectic vibes around! Duke, of Duke University and Duke Energy. Well the Woodshed has both to spare. Charlotte fares pretty well in safety for the biggest city, with Durham, Winston-Salem, and Wilmington all boasting worse crime rates, and its schools don't quite stack up to Raleigh and Asheville but are pretty close. I apparently don't know how to put spaces between my bullet points.
Boasting gorgeous decor and even more gorgeous go-go boys, Marigny Dance Club is a sensational standout on Charlotte's gay nightlife scene. Usually a ten dollar cover unless a holiday or special event. Henry's, is the longest continuously-operating gay bar in North Carolina and now comes complete with a dance club. Point is, this is the place to be and be seen, Wednesday, Friday, and Saturday are the busy nights. I do my best to avoid going there for that reason.