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Jungle flashes back to Backstreet [photos]

The latest rendition of the Backstreet Reunion party series at Jungle welcomed back the gays gone by of the legendary club, its mainstay DJs and shows, and the return of Lily White.    READ MORE »

Bedlam’s not so quiet ‘Shhhhhh’ Party [photos]

The front door was locked, and the monthly Bedlam partiers had to park and enter from the rear. Not that they minded. Thursday’s Bedlam party was kinda hush-hush. Until you got inside.    READ MORE »

Atlanta  |  q shots

No lame Ducks at softball beer bust [photos]

Hotlanta Softball’s Rubber Ducks quacked their way through the gay league’s Extra Innings Beer Bust on Sunday, offering bottomless beer, Jell-O shots and a raffle along the way.    READ MORE »

Wednesday: Barry vd Zeeuw oozes sex appeal

Contemplative and withdrawn but still oozing sex, Barry vd Zeeuw also offers something too infrequently seen on models: A tuft of facial hair that adds to his appeal.    READ MORE »

Jessica, Mariah spice up Got Leche [photos]

It was a night of special guests and a reunion of sorts for “RuPaul’s Drag Race” queens at Got Leche, adding some sizzle to the usual festive Friday at the expansive Atlanta club.    READ MORE »

Pooches pose for PALS at Pet Cotillion [photos]

The annual Pet Cotillion fundraiser for Pets Are Loving Support went to the dogs on Sunday, with 17 four-legged heart-tuggers vying to become this year’s spokespet.    READ MORE »

Las Margaritas hosts big Cinco holigay [photos]

If there’s a way to turn a Cinco de Mayo celebration into a holigay, it’s going to happen at Las Margaritas. Balloons, masks, drag and singer Brie all made appearances at the event on Saturday.    READ MORE »

HRC gala dresses up for equality fundie [photos]

With a 25th anniversary theme of Be Part of Equality, HRC Atlanta donned tuxes and gowns for its annual dinner with a sold-out event packed with political and celebrity guests.    READ MORE »

Atlanta  |  sports

Flag football snaps its way into spring [photos]

The National Flag Football League of Atlanta hit full stride on its spring season on Saturday with a full slate of games, a cookout and even a skills competition.    READ MORE »

Men in Skirts invade Mary’s [photos]

With a call to “take off your shirts and put on your skirts,” Mary’s did what it does best on Saturday, turning East Atlanta’s hip gay lounge into another night of originally themed debauchery.    READ MORE »

Jungle gets ‘Jacked’ by DJ Chad Jack [photos]

The never-ending love affair between Atlanta’s gay dancing queens and DJ Chad Jack continued Saturday when the sexy New York City remix master hit Jungle for a return engagement.    READ MORE »

Atlanta  |  q shots

Hotlanta Softball quenches its thirst [photos]

There was music, raffles, Jell-O shots, gift cards and much madness during the Mudcats beer bust on Saturday at Frogs. Would you expect something less from an event called the Thirsty Games?    READ MORE »

My Sister’s Room shows off Raw Talent [photos]

Gay Atlanta knows where lesbians go for nightlife, and My Sister’s Room knows how to keep them coming back. Last week’s kickoff of Raw Talent 5, will keep ‘em coming all summer.    READ MORE »

Atlanta  |  sports

Trout trades Speedos for beer kegs [photos]

The Atlanta Rainbow Trout dried off and spent a Sunday afternoon out of the pool to raise funds for the gay Speedo-clad league during a beer bust at Cowtippers.    READ MORE »

Positive Impact party honors 19 years [photos]

Atlanta’s HIV/AIDS mental health agency kicked up its heels Thursday at Party With Impact. The annual fundraising soiree drew in a crowd with noshes, cocktails, mixing and mingling.    READ MORE »

Atlanta  |  q shots

Hotlanta Softball’s menacing beer bust [photos]

When the games are over and the gay jocks leave the field, a long day with the Hotlanta Softball League is far from over. It’s time for a beer bust!    READ MORE »

Cockpit celebrates in its underwear [photos]

Cockpit marked its 1-year ‘Manniversary’ on Sunday the same way it opened last May: Celebrating with men not afraid of hair on their chest. And a jocks and underwear contest.    READ MORE »

Gay Men’s Chorus throws ‘Encore’ gala [photos]

Atlanta Gay Men’s Chorus let other singers take the stage Sunday while they feted supporters at their annual fundraising gala where cabaret performers served up “Encore: A Night of Music.”    READ MORE »

Atlanta Bucks go purple for drag race [photos]

The queens clad in purple worked their looks on Saturday as the 6th Annual Purple Dress Run walked, jogged and bar hopped its way through Midtown.    READ MORE »

Jungle bares its briefs for undies party [photos]

Guys dressed in only their underwear and splattered with glow in the dark body paint packed a black light party at Jungle on Saturday. Briefs, boxers, square cuts, oh my!    READ MORE »