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In the News

Durham is a place that is accepting and open, and everyone who chooses to be here is welcomed. But don't take our word for it - here are some recent stories about LGBT life in Durham, NC:

• Durham is home to the only sober living center for LGBT people in the South. Read more >>

The New York Times recommended the 2016 North Carolina Gay and Lesbian Film Festival in "A Guide to Gay Summer Events Worth Travelling To." Read more >>

• Durham breweries partnered with other North Carolina brewers to create Don't Be Mean to People: A Golden Rule Saison. All proceeds will go to EqualityNC and QORDS, a music camp for queer youth. Read more >>

• A writer for Autostraddle called Durham "a magical queer-lovin' haven in NC." Read more >>

The Daily Beast recognized Durham as the No. 1 Most Tolerant City in the U.S. based on factors like diversity and reported hate crimes. Read more >>

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Durham Convention & Visitors Bureau
212 W Main St #101
Durham, NC 27701 USA
Phone: (919) 687-0288
Toll Free: (800) 446-8604