Queer Girl City Guide: Denver, CO. By alison Blush & Blu on Colfax is the only lesbian bar left in Denver However, there are plenty of other gay spaces are still around to meet, greet and. 1983: Denver's gay and lesbian community mobilizes to elect Federico Peña, Denver's first Latino mayor and executive ally to the community. 1990: Denver becomes one of the first municipalities in the nation to adopt an anti-discrimination policy including gay and lesbians.
It’s 2017 and Blush and Blu is the last lesbian bar in Denver. That may sound like the scene-setter for a queer dystopian novel, but take a look 10 years back: Denver had at least five lesbian Author: Danika Worthington. Denver’s oldest gay bar, R&R Bar is a Denver staple. Nestled snugly on Colfax, R&R Bar was a cozy and becoming hole-in-the-wall before dive bars and the grimy charm of Colfax were hip. While unassuming and small, R&R Bar proudly serves the LGBTQ community and .
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