It’s been a long week. Let’s make it all better with Thursday events that start the weekend early, including Uncork A Cure, Women’s All About Business, and more bars and parties than you can handle.
• Half-price, full experience. Art in the City: Thursday Nights @ the High, a cocktail party currently featuring The Allure of the Automobile exhibit (top photo) 5 p.m.
• Sip. Taste. Bid. Care. The 20th annual Uncork a Cure gala with ARCA @ Foundry at Puritan Mill, 6 p.m. Read our preview.
• “Changing the Game: Use your networking for leverage” at this Atlanta Women’s All About Business speaker meeting @ Hotel Indigo, 6:30 p.m.
•Weekly specials. Indulge (bottom photo) @ the W Midtown, 9 p.m. Net Work with Traxx Atlanta @ Obsessions, 10 p.m.
• Thursday’s full gay bar calendar starts early and stays late. Here’s a taste: Poker & the Shawnna Factor @ Blake’s, 7 p.m. and 10 p.m. Crazy Bitch Bingo @ Las Margaritas, 7:30 p.m. Papi’s Café Con Leche Latin Tribal House @ Heretic, 10 p.m. Princess Charles’ Fashionistas @ Burkhart’s, 11 p.m.
There are even more gay things to do on today’s Gay Agenda. View the full list on Project Q Atlanta’s interactive community calendar. You can also submit your own events.
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