Young Professionals Meetup (LGBTQ+ & Allies)

LGBTQ and Allies - Young Professionals Meetup in St. Pete, Tampa Bay, Florida.

Forget LinkedIn – let’s meet up! We’re building a network in Tampa Bay.  Join us for a new monthly meet-up for LGBTQ+ and allied young professionals. Whether you’ve recently relocated, graduated, started a business, or are simply looking to connect with likeminded individuals – you’re invited! This community-led social space will be dedicated to fostering […]

Young Professionals Meetup (LGBTQ+ & Allies)

LGBTQ and Allies - Young Professionals Meetup in St. Pete, Tampa Bay, Florida.

Forget LinkedIn – let’s meet up! We’re building a network in Tampa Bay.  Join us for a new monthly meet-up for LGBTQ+ and allied young professionals. Whether you’ve recently relocated, graduated, started a business, or are simply looking to connect with likeminded individuals – you’re invited! This community-led social space will be dedicated to fostering […]

METRO Craft+Art Market: Pride Edition

The art market is back, PRIDE edition! Do you support local businesses and art? How about emerging LGBTQ+ youth and young adults + ? If that’s a YES (and of course it is!), then join us for another METRO Art Market, hosted at inclusivitea from 11am-3pm. Support our vendors in St. Pete’s Grand Central District. […]

“Pray Away” Film Screening & Discussion

  Maybe you’ve heard of “conversion therapy” (also known as SOGICE: Sexual Orientation and Gender Identity Change Efforts), or maybe you or someone you love has experienced it. Join us in watching the documentary “Pray Away” (2021) and discussing lived experiences of this harmful practice. We’ll hear how survivors have coped and healed from this, learning to […]

50 or Better • Men’s Meet Up

SAGE Men's Group

50 or Better • Men’s Meet Up | Every Tuesday (at the METRO St. Pete Grand Hall) and Thursday (at MCC Tampa), 11:00 am Looking for something to do on a weekday morning? Join a group for men ages “50 or Better” for social and laid back discussions, friendships, guest speakers, educational seminars, and more. […]

Youth Socials (Tampa)

Youth Nights

LGBTQ+ Youth Socials are designed for LGBTQ+ and allied teens, ages 13-17. METRO staff members facilitate a safe, welcoming environment for all. Youth are welcome to make new friends, watch movies on shared screens, play online games, and socialize throughout the night. People of all gender expressions, identities, and sexual orientations are welcome! Live across […]

METRO Craft+Art Market

METRO Youth Art Market

Join us for another METRO Craft+Art Market, hosted at the LGBTQ+ Welcome Center and inclusivitea. in St. Petersburg, FL. Support our youth and young adult vendors from 12-4PM on October 9th! This event allows teens and emerging artists to display their talents and gain experience vending in a local market, completely free. These examples are […]

9 new businesses coming to St. Petersburg’s Central Avenue

9 new businesses coming to St. Petersburg’s Central Avenue Despite the challenges of the ongoing pandemic, business is bustling on Central Avenue in St. Petersburg. This tea shop has a kinky twist. A local LGBTQ-focused health center, Metro Inclusive Health, opened Inclusivitea with the hopes of teaching the community about sexual health. Inclusivitea will have […]

METRO Youth Art Market

METRO Youth Art Market

Join us for another METRO Youth Art Market, hosted at the LGBTQ+ Welcome Center in St. Petersburg, FL. Support our youth and young adult vendors during Pride Month! This event allows teens and young adults to display their talents and gain experience vending in a local market, completely free. These examples are just a few […]