Los Angeles is a city where the pursuit of pleasure is a constant pulse. From its many options for outdoor recreation to its world-class dining, shopping and nightlife, Los Angeles is a sprawling adult playground where enjoyment and entertainment are right up there with sleeping and breathing on any given Angeleno’s personal hierarchy of needs.
Not surprisingly, Los Angelenos work hard and play harder. Brimming with strip clubs, swinger’s parties and other erotic delights, the city makes it easy to explore, express and experiment. But, when it’s time to unwind, Los Angeles plays the hardest at any of the city’s many adult stores and sex toy shops.
Sex toy stores can be found in almost every one of L.A.’s 87 neighborhoods. From the historic shops of Hollywood to Santa Monica and Venice’s well-stocked lingerie treasure troves, Los Angeles is neither shy nor scare when it comes to adult entertainment. A welcoming and liberated place for the LGBTQ+ community, Los Angeles has a long and colorful list of distinctive and historic queer-friendly adult toy and lifestyle stores with West Hollywood at the center of the action.
L.A. is also home to many businesses and brands create the backbone of the adult industry. Always innovators in sexual tech, health and trends, Angelenos have long set the pace for how folks expand their pleasure habits. As they do, they show that acceptance of sexuality and enjoyment of your own particular brand of it can make major impacts on people both locally and globally. However, Los Angeles is equally as friendly to beginners, tourists and those to whom sex is more of a private or personal thing. With one of the most robust sexual education landscapes in the country, L.A. is always bustling with sex-positive classes, seminars, conventions, and meet-ups for curious folks who want to learn more.
From the up-and-coming Culver City to the infamous streets Hollywood and beyond, Los Angeles keeps its almost four million residents well-stocked and well-satisfied in the realm of pleasure. No wonder Chemistry.com ranked Los Angeles as the #1 most sex-centric city in the country.