Bold Strokes Books  

Bold Strokes Books offers a diverse collection of LesbianGayBiTransQueer literature including romance, action-adventure, mystery/intrigue, speculative fiction (sci-fi/fantasy/horror), erotica, and gay and lesbian general fiction. BSB Soliloquy, our Young Adult line (queer and non-), explores identity, gender, sexuality, self-esteem, peer relationships, ethics, and life issues. www.boldstrokesbooks.com

Bon Maison Guest House  

The 1833 Historic Town House and Slave Quarters are located in the heart of the French Quarter on Bourbon Street. Relax in the beautiful Courtyard. Shopping and restaurants are only steps away. All of the updated suites are furnished in New Orleans style, offer Private Entrances, Queen-size beds, Private Bath, Cable, Heating & Air Conditioning, Kitchenettes (small refrigerator, microwave, toaster, and coffee maker), and Iron/Ironing Board.



For more info, visit bonmaison.com

Bywater Books  

bywaterbooks-150Bywater Books represents the coming of age of lesbian fiction. It is committed to bringing the best of contemporary lesbian writing to a discerning readership. Sign up for the newsletter here: http://www.bywaterbooks.com/

Faubourg Marigny Art & Books  

FAB_logo-150Open every day, noon til 10 p.m.

600 Frenchmen St.
New Orleans, LA 70116
(504) 947-3700



Gallery Orange  

GalleryOrange_LogoRawGallery Orange is proud to be part of both the local and International Fine Art scene of the Historic French Quarter of New Orleans. It represent contemporary artists of all levels from emerging to well established. It choose artists to bring something unique, fresh and special to your homes and art collections. Abstract, figurative, folk  and pop art inspired paintings and drawings make up our roster of artists and 3d unique sculptures from local and national artists.

Hotel Monteleone  

Hotel MonteleoneWe’re proud to announce our partnership with the Hotel Monteleone, our official host hotel in 2013. A locally owned hotel since its beginning, this gem of the French Quarter has been treating guests to the star treatment for generations and has been featured in films, on television, and in literature by the finest American authors. In fact, the American Library Association designated this hotel a national literary landmark in 1999, an accolade given to only two other hotels in the country.

John Burton Harter Charitable Trust  

The John Burton Harter Charitable Trust is a non-profit foundation established in 2002. It aims to preserve, publish and exhibit J. B. Harter’s work in addition to funding scholarships, exhibitions and projects relating to the artist’s lifelong aesthetic and philosophical interests and involvements.

“I am an artist first and a gay artist incidentally, but a large part of my work reflects a gay orientation. It isn’t an agenda especially, but it is representative of imagery I feel important both to me and the viewers of my work.” —J. B. HARTER



Local Gay Business International believes strongly in the philosophy of “Giving with a Purpose”. Its partnerships with non profit organizations around the world not only support the company’s vision and values, but also make a positive impact on the lives of our neighbors, the communities in which it conduct business and society as a whole.

For more infomation: localgaybusiness.com

Mystery Writers of America  

Mystery Writers of America is the leading association for professional crime writers in the United States. Members of MWA include most major writers of crime fiction and non-fiction, as well as screenwriters, dramatists, editors, publishers, and other professionals in the field. It welcomes everyone who is interested in mysteries and crime writing to join MWA. For more information: mysterywriters.org

Southern Eagle Sales and Service, L.P.  

Southern_Eagle-150Southern Eagle Sales and Service, L.P. is a beverage based wholesaler, distributing and servicing Anheuser-Busch products and its alliance brands, throughout the parishes of Orleans, Jefferson, St. Bernard, Plaquemines, St. Charles, and part of St. John.

Working with its retail partners, Southern Eagle works to provide the best service and support to stimulate the sale and responsible consumption of its products.



Whole Foods Market  

wholefoods-150Whole Foods Market seeks out the finest natural and organic foods available, maintains the strictest quality standards in the industry, and has an unshakeable commitment to sustainable agriculture. Add to that the excitement and fun it brings to shopping for groceries, and you start to get a sense of what it’s all about.