Los Angeles is home to one of the largest LGBTQ communities in the world, from West Hollywood, Silver Lake and Los Feliz to the beach cities and the Valley. The heart of Southern California’s largest LGBTQ community centers in West Hollywood (“WeHo”), site of the Gay Pride parade, Halloween Costume Carnaval, and Outfest. The Abbey is a local icon and the most famous of WeHo’s clubs and bars. Read on for more information on the best of LA’s LGBTQ-friendly events, hotels and wedding venues, plus LGBTQ-owned art galleries, boutiques, restaurants and nightspots.