Gay State Rank: 27/50
More than just steers and queers, Gay Dallas is a thriving cosmopolitan city with wonderful museums, culture and beautiful men and women. Dallas boasts two thriving LGBT neighborhoods, both just minutes from Downtown. A lot of gay/lesbian bars are found in the Oak Lawn neighborhood, but many are peppered throughout the city. In fact, there are several gay bars and clubs all within walking distance of the Cedar Springs strip. In the summer, Dallas tends to be warm and dry. Temperatures can reach into the triple digits. Winters tend to be mild, with normal daytime highs ranging from mid 50s-70s. For those of you who like it hot, Big D is the city for you!