By Andrew Collins. With a great mix of diverse bars situated in several different neighborhoods, Washington, D. Here in Washington you can find pulsing dance clubs, seemingly secret neighborhood bars tucked down alleys, racially and socially diverse clubs, some fun lesbian hangouts—there's pretty much something for every taste and style. Much of the action is centered near or around Dupont Circle and nearby Logan Circle and the U Street Corridor, but you'll find several fun gay bars in other parts of the city, notable Capitol Hill. Keep in mind that D.
15 Gay & Lesbian Bars to Check Out in Washington, DC
Guide to Washington, D.C. Gay Bars and Nightlife
Washington, DC is, well, notorious. Politics, sex scandals, and fiery protests have given this popular destination for and home to the gay community a bit of an edge. The city's large gay community, however, has stayed focused on securing equal rights and having a great time while they are at it. The city's lively gay nightlife is centered within a couple of neighborhoods, easily accessible by public transportation. Evening find the sidewalks bustling with gay boys and girls cruising and cavorting. Here you will find glam mixed with button-down conservative types who work on Capitol Hill--and everything in between. In recent years, some gay bars, restaurants and cafes have moved a few blocks east to Logan Circle, where gays have begun yet another historic gentrification process.
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Finally, see and be seen on the refurbished, year-round upstairs patio that boasts a DJ and plenty of dancing. Check out showtunes on Mondays and Family Feud-style trivia on Wednesdays. Sundays are especially wild thanks to ridiculously well-priced vodka specials and beer pong games upstairs.
Number Nine is the ninth offering from the partnership that has given Washington, D. Number Nine is located in the middle of everything in the heart of Logan Circle right across from Whole Foods. Though it was formerly a bar, it has been totally stripped, renovated, and recreated as a completely new and classic space. The venue has two floors, tremendously plush, comfortable, and inviting appointments including extensive seating, sumptuous marble bars, hardwood floors, a sidewalk patio with misters to keep you cool in the DC summer, and state of the art sound and lighting. We have proudly assembled a fun and friendly group of skilled, mature, and professional people who will make every experience at Number Nine pleasant, attitude free, and memorable for all the right reasons.