Experience Ontario - LGBT Ontario

Experience Ontario

With countless LGBTQ welcoming bars and clubs, enjoy a cocktail, relax on a patio, catch a drag show or dance until the early morning hours. Find extensive listings in Xtra online, IN Magazine, OUTvisions and on ProudFM. Combine a little outdoor fun to your trip. Ontario is blessed with some of the finest freshwater beaches in the world, and several are very popular with LGBTQ residents and travellers.

The centre of the gay universe may be in Toronto, but many other towns, cities and regions across the province are emerging satellites of fun and fabulousness! Explore Ontario’s regions.

NIGHTLIFE AND ENTERTAINMENT
Toronto’s Gay Village
Toronto Queer West Village
Ottawa’s Gay Village

BEACHES AND CAMPING 
Hanlan's Point Beach, Toronto
Sandbanks Provincial Park, Prince Edward County
Cedars Campground, Hayesland
The Point Tent & Trailer Resort, Vittoria
The Ridge, Grand Valley
Riverside RV Campground, Tweed
Stella's Getaway, Burleigh Falls

OUTDOOR CLUBS/GROUPS
Out and Out
Frontrunners
Outslopes Toronto
Out Sports Toronto

Newly married gay men smiling at each other.

GAY WEDDINGS IN ONTARIO

In 2003 Ontario became the first province in Canada to legalize same sex marriage and there are a wide variety of LGBTQ-friendly venues and wedding packages to choose from for your special day.

Sign for Buddies in Bad Times Theatre.

BUDDIES IN BAD TIMES

This theatre group is a landmark in Toronto for LGBT culture and a world leader in developing queer voices and stories for the stage.