Reader Guide: Gentre on Saint Louis, MO


Name: Gentre Member Name: g_towns2006
Age: 21
Profession: Server
City: Saint Louis, MO
Relationship status: Single
Sexuality: Gay

What was the last vacation you took? Where did you go? Where do you most want to go?

I have never actually been on a vacation but I have done quite a bit of traveling. I would love to go on a gay cruise to Cancun or to the Caribbeans

Are any famous people from your town?

Cedric The Entertainer, Nelly.

What are some of the things you love most about your town?

I love how about 75% of the people are use to the whole gay thing and could care less. Gay people can be open with there relationships and show PDA.

If someone came to your town for just four hours, what is the one thing he should do?

Go to the bars like Attitudes, Novak's, Just John, Boxer Brief, Rehab, they should also check out the Arch, The Butterfly House, The only free zoo in the United States, David & Buster and The River Front. There are plenty of other good places to check out too.

What are some great restaurants for a night out with gay friends?

Blueberry Hill, David & Buster. There are also some great restaurants in the The Loop.

Gentre2 What are some great restaurants for a romantic gay date? What about these restaurants appeals to you?

The one that I like the most is Blueberry Hill. It's very inviting. They have live music and you can just sit there get lost in conversation and forget about time.

What are your favorite gay bars and/or dance clubs?

My favorite one is Attitudes. Me and my friends go there most. But there is also other bars like, Novak's, Just John, Rehab, Boxer Briefs, and I am pretty sure that there is more I just haven't went to them yet.

What are your favorite gay parties or events in your town, if any? What is the crowd or scene like at those places?

The one major event that me and my friends love going to is Saint Louis Pride Parade. The Crowd is unbelievable. I just love seeing Thousands of people who are gay and lesibian and etc. come together and can be there self with a care in a world.

Where is the best public place for a gay person to make out there?

In my option I would say any where is a good a place because I have seen it everywhere but the most commonly place I would say would be the mall.

What is the gay community like there? Do you consider yourself to be part of any particular "scene?"

The gay community is great I would consider my self to be part of the bear scene even though I don't hang out nor know any bears. I just tend hang out with other gay people.

Where do you shop for clothes?

American Eagle, Old Navy, Marshall's and TJ Maxx.

Where do you go for other forms of entertainment -- live theater, concerts, movies, art exhibits? Are there any local gay performance groups, bands, or artists that you're a fan of?

We have the Fox theater. I try and go there once a year for musicals.

Gentre_stlouis If you had gay friends visiting from out of town for the first time, what are some "must-dos" you'd recommend?

Go to the Arch, take them to the bars, and to the Loop.

Where do the hot boys in your town tend to hang out?


What bar has the cutest/hottest bartenders?

Attitudes...the funny part is is that the bartender is a girl.

Do gay men and lesbians hang out together in your town or is that just unheard of?

Yes they do hang out with other gay and lesbian but they also hang out with the heterosexual crowd. That is why I love living here in Saint Louis every one gets along with every one. Well at least from what I have seen.

Has your town ever had a "gay scandal?"

I am not for sure on that one.

Do you have a hometown crush?

Hell don't we all. I have a crush on this guy at my job now but I am pretty sure that he has no interest in me and plus I don't even know if he is gay. Gaydar has never worked right, lol.

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