How did the strip on Main Street become San Antonio’s gay district? KSAT Explains
San Antonio is rich in history from all walks of life. A small portion of that history can be found in the 1400 block of Main Street north of downtown. If you have ever driven through that area, there is no question it is claimed by the LGBTQ+ community. The crosswalks are painted with rainbows and pride flags are abundant. But why is that particular area of San Antonio known as the gay district?