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Tuesday: 20 gay things to do today

Tuesday is all about community. Back a political candidate, mingle with other professionals, meet a local poet, chat with YouthPride, play games or hit the town.    READ MORE »

Poet hand-picks ‘Pink Zinnia’ at Outwrite

An Atlanta writer, activist and therapist known as an all-around nice guy, Franklin Abbott celebrates his first volume of poetry and stories in 10 years at Outwrite Bookstore & Coffeehouse on Tuesday.    READ MORE »

Monday: 18 gay things to do today

The weekend may be over, but your to-do list never ends. One-night-only movies, the police forum over the Eagle flap, Lynnee Breedlove’s “Confessions” (photo), and the bars keep you busy.    READ MORE »

Out on Film opens to sold-out crowds

A sold-out crowd helped open Out on Film on Friday, the seven-day LGBT film festival offering two-dozen films and several directors and actors to meet and discuss their work with fans.    READ MORE »

Sunday: 12 gay things to do today

Get local this gay Sunday. Atlanta movies at Out on Film, Atlanta lesbians at the Fall Garden Party, the end of the end at a local play, and Atlanta singer-songwriter Lucas Mire (photo) at Red Light Cafe.    READ MORE »

Pal around with us and Rebekah Kochan

We’d be lying if we say that the cute one liners of an actress made Project Q choose "Eating Out 3: All You Can Eat" to sponsor at Out on Film. We admit, the studs won us over first.    READ MORE »

Police top brass to participate in Eagle forum

Top commanders from the Atlanta Police Department will sit with leaders from a handful of gay and grassroots groups during a 90-minute forum Monday about the recent raid at the Eagle.    READ MORE »

Saturday: 25 gay things to do today

Almost 24 hours of options make Saturday the gayest day of the week. Sports, Blessing of the Pets, Out on Film's 'Eating Out 3' for Project Q Night, and after hours until dawn.    READ MORE »

‘Big Gay Musical’ actor comes Out—On Film

Daniel Robinson turned down the audition for Friday’s festival opener three times. Now he says the role is a second coming out that brings him—and gay audiences—'full circle.'    READ MORE »

Friday: 18 gay things to do today

Kick off your gay weekend with a Friday of special guests. Out on Film's "The Big Gay Musical" (photo), DJ Chris Griswold mixes Mixx, queens hold court, and other Fierce, Fresh, Aqua & Retro options.    READ MORE »

Gay chamber networks its way to week’s end

Hoping to answer the nagging question of "How should I end my work week?" the Atlanta Gay & Lesbian Chamber of Commerce offered this response: Knock back a cocktail or two with them.    READ MORE »

Atlanta  |  pride

‘Club Pride’ rocks park pool during Pride festival

In a year that forced the Pride Committee to think outside the box to drum up interest and funds, the festival now features a club party with DJ Paulo (photo) at Piedmont Park during the festival.    READ MORE »

Guest list emerging for public forum on Eagle

Who's in? Who's out? Like a teaser for an upcoming episode of "Project Runway," additional details are trickling out about the list of participants for the public forum Monday to rehash the recent Eagle raid.    READ MORE »

Thursday: 17 gay things to do today

Thursday is so gay, it'll keep your mind off the months rolling by. Kick off October in style with Atlanta Celebrates Photography, "Pagan Heaven," Comicpalooza and "First Wives Club."    READ MORE »

Rubbing Noses, bingo cards boost PALS

With canines large and small accompanying their model escorts along the runway, a fashion show took center stage Sunday at Rubbing Noses.    READ MORE »

Police to take part in forum about Eagle raid

UPDATED | 2:12 p.m. A grassroots anti-crime group is partnering with a gay-friendly church to host a public forum Monday about the Atlanta Police Department's Sept. 10 raid at the Eagle.    READ MORE »

Out on Film stars ready for their close ups

What do Broadway baby Daniel Robinson (photo), gay man’s best gal-pal Rebekah Kochan, and New York drag queen Sweetie have in common? They’re all headed to Atlanta.    READ MORE »

Wednesday: 14 gay things to do today

Give a little, get a lot. Fun for funds is the gay motto for Wednesday, with Shop & Dine or Sing-along (photo) against HIV/AIDS, Stride into Pride toward the big festival, and a guerilla invasion for equality.    READ MORE »

Atlanta  |  politics

Number of gay candidates on Nov. 3 ballot hits 14

The list of openly gay candidates seeking office in metro Atlanta on the Nov. 3 ballot is up to 14 with the inclusion of a longtime Delta employee and a community activist and perennial candidate.    READ MORE »

Atlanta  |  news

Eagle 8 told to return to court in early November

UPDATED | 10:55 a.m. The eight men arrested in the Sept. 10 police raid at the Eagle were told Tuesday to return to court again next month if the cases against them aren't resolved.    READ MORE »