Gay Travel & Community in Portland, Maine
One of America’s Most Gay-Friendly Cities
Portland welcomes ALL visitors to spend a day, spend a week, or spend a lifetime here.
Portland, Maine has been referred to as a "gay mecca" and has been named the "3rd Gayest City in America" (Gay/Lesbian Index's metro area ranking). Portland takes pride and honor that The Advocate has also recognized what a welcoming city it is for all travelers and residents. Whether it's dancing at a local hot spot, being welcomed as you are at all restaurants, hotels, attractions and neighborhoods, or strolling down the street hand-in-hand while taking in the sites, Portland is the place to be out, proud and safe! Come enjoy all that Portland has to offer!
Pride Portland! is a celebration of Portland’s lesbian, gay, bisexual, transgender, queer and allied community. Our goal is to bring people together to celebrate the achievements of the LGBTQA movement, remember our history and raise awareness of the work that still needs to be done. Fostering and honoring inclusivity, diversity and unity, Pride Portland! builds stronger connections amongst individuals, organizations and businesses.