Under the Radar Travel Destination

Connecticut isn’t P-Town or Fire Island—and that’s part of its appeal! Yes, you can find fantastic nightlife here, but a getaway to the state is so much more—whether traveling solo, as a couple, or with the whole family, experience the diversity that is part of our DNA.

Spotlight on Cities/Towns

Connecticut has long been considered one of the most welcoming destinations for LGBTQ+ travelers, but several cities and towns including Hartford and New Haven make especially great getaways … with over-the-top events, a vibrant arts & culture scene, world-class culinary offerings, an extraordinarily rich history and so much more.

Getaways from NYC

When you need a break from the hustle and bustle of the city, Connecticut’s bucolic hills and pristine shoreline are just a short drive or train ride away. Think wide open spaces, fresh air, farm-to-table dining, spa, wellness and outdoor opportunities galore, even adrenaline-pumping adventures and unexpected accommodations to help unplug.

Where to Celebrate PRIDE

CT does Pride in a BIG way! With five major city-wide celebrations, a can’t-miss vineyard party, film festival, art exhibits, silent discos, and more – the party doesn’t stop there… We celebrate pride all year long in CT!

Connecticut Queens

From brunches to cabaret—get ready to be served some serious looks and talent at any of these fabulous drag events in Connecticut.

CT LGBTQ+ Wedding Ideas

As one of the first states in the country to legalize same-sex marriage, Connecticut has always been a welcoming place for LGBTQ+ couples. With so many exquisite venues to choose from, couples looking to tie the knot can have the wedding of their dreams here in CT.

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