Atlanta Braves to mark Stonewall Month with LGBT Night at SunTrust

Atlanta Braves to mark Stonewall Month with LGBT Night at SunTrust

Break out the rainbow ball caps, baseball fans. The Atlanta Braves are ready to mark Stonewall Month with the team's eighth annual LGBT Night, set for on June 22 at SunTrust Park.    READ MORE »

OutlantaCon celebrates 10 years with international Gaylaxicon

OutlantaCon celebrates 10 years with international Gaylaxicon

OutlantaCon is right around the cosmic corner as the queer geek convention gears up for its decade anniversary this weekend. Get ready for Atlanta’s LGBTQ convention for sci-fi, fantasy and gaming.    READ MORE »

Atlanta’s fantastic queer beasts and Q mag is where to find them

Atlanta’s fantastic queer beasts and Q mag is where to find them

Maybe it’s an undeniable otherness. Maybe it’s a subversion of tradition. Whatever it is, queerdom and creativity is a magic all over Atlanta that's found once again among this week’s Q magazine profiles.    READ MORE »

New owners of former Burkhart’s pick name, set opening date
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New owners of former Burkhart’s pick name, set opening date

The new owners of the once-popular Burkhart’s Pub picked the bar's new name. They also set an opening date, and confirmed renovation details as well as the return of the drag troupe the Armorettes.    READ MORE »

What white lies, broken promises and Grindr ghosting say about you

What white lies, broken promises and Grindr ghosting say about you

Whether it's white lies to your boo, being perpetually late, or ditching a hookup, being true to your word is hard for some people. Level up by doing what you say and saying what you mean.    READ MORE »

Ga. Senate candidate defends anti-LGBT record: ‘I love homosexuals’

Ga. Senate candidate defends anti-LGBT record: ‘I love homosexuals’

Sabrina McKenzie – a self-described 'dancing preacher' and candidate for Georgia Senate – has a long history of opposing LGBTQ equality and same-sex marriage, but insists that she 'loves homosexuals.'    READ MORE »

LGBTQ Atlanta celebrates, candidates stump for votes at HRC gala
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LGBTQ Atlanta celebrates, candidates stump for votes at HRC gala

The gay glitterati was out in full force Saturday night for the 31st Annual HRC Atlanta Gala Dinner & Auction as a packed ballroom heard about the organization's work, honored local LGBTQ groups and addressed the Trump Administration's anti-LGBT effort.    READ MORE »

Jay-Z’s mom champions struggles of black lesbian mothers

Jay-Z’s mom champions struggles of black lesbian mothers

In a recent interview, Jay-Z embraced his mother's coming out to him, bringing home the sad reality that lesbian moms are often erased or excluded from LGBTQ narratives.    READ MORE »

Atlanta mayor appoints gay liaison, names LGBTQ advisory board

Atlanta mayor appoints gay liaison, names LGBTQ advisory board

Mayor Keisha Lance Bottoms appointed a full-time LGBTQ liaison and announced the members of an LGBTQ Advisory Board on Friday, a day before she speaks at the HRC gala in downtown Atlanta.    READ MORE »

Here’s how we do Cinco de Mayo in LGBTQ Atlanta

Here’s how we do Cinco de Mayo in LGBTQ Atlanta

When Q's 10 Queer Things jumps the party bus in this week's issue, it does into 10 years of photo archives from Cincos past to offer clues on ways to do this year's parties.    READ MORE »

Out Front rethinks ‘Sordid Lives’ with a groundbreaking twist

Out Front rethinks ‘Sordid Lives’ with a groundbreaking twist

Jacob Demlow could have easily followed a traditional route for Del Shores’ classic, but his take featuring an all African-American central family at the heart of the comedy breaks new ground.    READ MORE »

College president to transphobic perpetrator: ‘You are not Spelman’

College president to transphobic perpetrator: ‘You are not Spelman’

The day after a third anti-LGBT note was found on campus, Spelman College President Mary Schmidt Campbell had a stern message for the perpetrator: “You are not Spelman.”    READ MORE »

Your queer guide to ATL’s best LGBTQ Cinco de Mayo parties

Your queer guide to ATL’s best LGBTQ Cinco de Mayo parties

You can always count on Cinco de Mayo for a good time in Atlanta. These are the LGBTQ-specific events for the official holiday and unofficial holi-gay on Saturday.    READ MORE »

Gay attorney gets Victory Fund endorsement in Georgia House race

Gay attorney gets Victory Fund endorsement in Georgia House race

Victory Fund, the organization dedicated to electing LGBTQ candidates, has endorsed Matthew Wilson, a gay Democrat hoping to unseat a Republican incumbent in a competitive Georgia House race.    READ MORE »

The best queer things to do in Atlanta this weekend

The best queer things to do in Atlanta this weekend

Sports, soirees, special guests and … Cinco! The LGBTQ-ATL is your oyster, and your only trouble is making a choice as Atlanta musters its best events for your hard-earned downtime.    READ MORE »

Atlanta mayor creates LGBTQ advisory board, inclusion office

Atlanta mayor creates LGBTQ advisory board, inclusion office

Atlanta Mayor Keisha Lance Bottoms — who embraced LGBT issues during her campaign — is turning to putting those promises into concrete actions, announcing the creation of a new office of diversity and inclusion and an LGBTQ advisory board.    READ MORE »

Joining Hearts takes to Heretic dance floor for Change of Seasons

Joining Hearts takes to Heretic dance floor for Change of Seasons

Change of Seasons returned on Saturday, bringing its dance party beats to Heretic as the Joining Hearts fundraiser continued the push to this summer's main event.    READ MORE »

Let these comics take your queer, Southern ‘Prayer Requests’

Let these comics take your queer, Southern ‘Prayer Requests’

“Prayer Requests: A Stand-Up Comedy Cry for Help” is the “bless your heart” of Atlanta comedy shows, direct from the minds of best friends Powell Mansfield and Katherine Blanford.    READ MORE »

This week’s Q magazine shows queer Atlanta a good time

This week’s Q magazine shows queer Atlanta a good time

Committed and intense is good, but simmer down, Sally. Activism and advocacy are an integral part of queer life in Atlanta, but Q softens those edges for the better with LGBTQ parties, plays and must-meet local queer performers.    READ MORE »

DeKalb State Court Judge Mike Jacobs comes out as LGBT

DeKalb State Court Judge Mike Jacobs comes out as LGBT

Former state lawmaker and current DeKalb County State Court Judge Mike Jacobs has come out as LGBT. He is now reportedly the first openly LGBT trial judge in DeKalb.    READ MORE »

 
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