Boystown, Chicago 60613 & 60657
The Boystown section of Lakeview is known for its colorful nightlife and inviting atmosphere. Boystown also includes some of Chicago’s off-loop theater, specialty restaurants, Greystone and brownstone walk-up buildings and other historic architecture, trendy fashion outlets, wine boutiques, chain stores, and independent shops.
Boystown is the first officially recognized gay village in the US, as well as the historic and cultural hub of one of the largest LGBTQ communities in the nation. The annual Pride Parade is among liveliest celebrations in the City. The Center on Halsted LGBTQ community center offers diverse & engaging programming throughout the year.