Cosmopolitan, creative, down-to-earth and welcoming—you'll find Kansas City is all of these and more.
From annual celebrations to year-round performances and popular destinations, find the resources you need before and during your visit to Kansas City.
Kansas City's LGBTQ+ nightlife scene is open to all and the perfect way to enjoy some of the city's most popular bars.
Explore Kansas City’s role in local and national LGBTQ+ advocacy efforts through the decades.
From craft beer festivals to holiday lightings and everything in between, mark your calendar with some of Kansas City's largest and most unique happenings on tap for the year.
LGBTQ-Owned Businesses in Kansas City
Know of other businesses that belong on this list? Let us know on Instagram or via email.
One of the great charms of Kansas City is a wealth of neighborhoods that appeal to LGBTQ+ visitors.
Between dancing at nightclubs in the heart of the city and bar-hopping in trendy neighborhoods, the nightlife scene in Kansas City stands out as one of the best in the Midwest.
Known for barbecue, jazz and fountains, local breweries have transformed Kansas City into one of the fastest-growing craft beer destinations in the country.
Widely celebrated as a hotbed of barbecue, jazz and fountains, Kansas City has also curated a reputation as a preeminent destination for museum-goers.
The craft distilling scene is booming once again—this time fully legal, thankfully—with a few familiar faces that have returned to their pre-Prohibition glory, plus plenty of newcomers, too. Raise a toast to the new golden age of Kansas City spirits.