qnotes presents its annual newcomer, visitor and resident guide for Charlotte’s LGBT community. In print and online, find all the resources you need to make the best of your time here, whether you’re in for a short trip to the city, it’s your newfound home or your home of many years! Listings including nightlife, community resources and more, with features on the transgender community, an allied group providing protection and a host of other informative and entertaining pieces.

frontpage_medTransgender activist compiles bathroom-safe venue list
Janice Covington has made it easier to find safe bathrooms in Charlotte for the transgender community.

Protection when you need it
Allied Guard will be on hand during Charlotte Pride to escort attendees to their car should they want it.

Transgender support groups offer community, guidance in Charlotte
Transgender individuals are always in need of support and Charlotte has three group options to choose from.

Dial 411 for the community
A comprehensive list of resources for the LGBT community in Charlotte.

Charlotte nightlife establishments
Charlotte’s got a host of nightlife establishments to hang out in and have fun.

Charlotte annual events
A list of Charlotte’s LGBT and other events.

Free HIV/AIDS testing
For HIV/AIDS testing, Charlotte has a number of resources at which to learn one’s status.

Fun and relaxation
Get out and have fun. A great list of things to provide enjoyment.

Voting registration and government
Get registered to vote with these resources.