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Black Gay Pride brings Pure Heat to Piedmont

If it’s one thing you can count on to deliver huge crowds during Black Gay Pride in Atlanta, it’s the tried and true parties for every L, G, B and T. If it’s another, it’s the newer Pure Heat festival.    READ MORE »

Dragon*Con takes its mayhem to the streets

From fantasy hunks to guys in drag, from sci-fi dead-ringers to fun fakes, and from hokey themes to serious commitments, the costumes did not disappoint during Sautrday’s Dragon*Con parade.    READ MORE »

Best gay things to do in Houston this weekend

Gay Houston knows you’re off on Monday, so you know the party venues will be packed. Go long with shows, special guests and special events to help you get your holi-gay weekend on.    READ MORE »

The best gay things to do in Atlanta this weekend

Labor Day cranks up the gay. See what our people are up to, not just in the long weekend of events, but in extra-gay annual fests like Black Gay Pride, Dragon*Con and Decatur Book Fest.    READ MORE »

9 ways to make this your gayest Dragon*Con ever

The diversity of gay Atlanta always reaches the outer limits. With a vertiable local gay multi-verse to explore over Labor Day Weekend, one goes where no other has gone before: Dragon*Con. Here’s what takes it to the great gay beyond.    READ MORE »

Henry’s whips out its Big Deck anniversary party

As much as the deck, dining and drinks are entrenched as staples in gay Atlanta, it’s hard to believe it’s only been a year since Henry’s claimed its piece of gay 10th Street for its very own.    READ MORE »

Gay-owned bars get $274,000 to fluff their facades

Two gay-owned businesses finding success putting the eclectic back in Edgewood Avenue are getting $274,000 in grants to fluff their facades to help pretty things up along the corridor.    READ MORE »

Out on Film bares its full ‘Bad Ass Gay’ movie lineup

That sound you hear like a freight train hurtling nearer is Atlanta’s LGBT film festival. After some teases, Out on Film’s full roster is out with trailers, special guests, local flavor, our shortlist of must-sees and a little something for everyone.    READ MORE »

Ready 4 Hope hunks party with purpose poolside

Those sexy Ready 4 Hope guys, always willing to pull on their harness, chow down on barbecue or slip into their swimsuits, partied poolside for a cause on Saturday.    READ MORE »

Atlanta gay chamber fetes its LGBT business pros

Taking care of business is the name of the game for Atlanta Gay & Lesbian Chamber of Commerce. That goes double on the group’s annual Community Awards night celebrating its members.    READ MORE »

Gay Atlanta singer Lucas Miré ditches his guitar for dance

Whether musing on the wishful or the wistful, Lucas Miré’s music has a naked authenticity that traces his unmistakable growth as a singer-songwriter and a person. That’s quite possibly what makes Miré’s latest album, “Heyday," his most engaging effort yet.    READ MORE »

Gay Atlanta strips down for Ice Bucket Challenge

When gay Atlanta strips down for the ALS Ice Bucket Challenge, it's something to see. And don't be shy about gawking. It's all for charity.    READ MORE »

Best gay things to do in Houston this weekend

Ready? Set. Go! Dive into all of these Friday-through-Sunday LGBT events that serve you more party, show, concert and bar night realness than you can possibly handle but will have fun trying.    READ MORE »

The best gay things to do in Atlanta this weekend

It's another well-earned weekend in gay Atlanta, and it’s time for you to collect your just reward. Get up, get out and get down to these LGBT shows, parties, bar nights and special events.    READ MORE »

‘Great beer’ with gay twist coming to Edgewood

In case classic arcade games and tasty cocktails aren't enough, the gay owners behind Joystick Gamebar are opening a second spot so you can swill local brews. Right across the street.    READ MORE »

32 hot shots show what gay pool parties are really all about

Gay Atlanta's long goodbye to summer has already started, and so have the last round of the season's signature events. No not beer busts; calm down. Say so long to pool parties with this collection of eye candy.    READ MORE »

Models strike a sexy pose for gay Atlanta charity

Making sexy gay Atlanta models look like mannequins takes talent, patience and mad Photoshop skills. But when it promotes a charity, the effort seemed worth it for a gay business owner.    READ MORE »

Gay jocks put final spin on summer softball

Softball in gay Atlanta said so long to summer on Saturday, and for Hotlanta Softball League, the perfect recipe for fun starts with a beer bust. Stir in awards and donations, then mix well.    READ MORE »

Arts fest makes Piedmont Park’s weekend so gay

As if prime Midtown real estate, jogging jocks and being on Pride’s home turf weren’t enough, a gay tour of Atlanta’s parks made Piedmont Park a little gayer over the weekend.    READ MORE »

UH, Rice top gayest schools in Texas, nation

Near-perfect scores from an annual LGBT ranking of colleges puts two Houston schools on top of the Texas heap for LGBT-friendliness, but they’re not the only local campus on top – or on bottom.    READ MORE »