Tuesday’s events won’t make you gay, but they feel like they could:. Simone Bell launches her campaign, two bingo games, ‘Alternative Perspectives’ radio, Judy Shepard (photo) and bar nights to get you in the mood.
• Lesbian candidate Simone Bell launches her campaign for State House District 58 @ Vino Libro. 7 p.m.
• Two chances to yell it out: Bingo @ Woofs. 7 p.m., and My Big Fat Gay Bingo @ Frogs. 7 p.m.
• After a long day, you need to mix and mingle. Social Tuesdays, this week @ Steel. 7 p.m. Big Gay Supper Club @ Agave. 7 p.m.
• Listen in on LGBT issues on the weekly WFRG radio show ‘Alternative Perspectives.’ 7 p.m.
• Postermom Judy Shepard (photo) talks about her book, “The Meaning of Matthew” with Outwrite @ Agnes Scott College. 7:30 p.m.
• You’re a star, whether you Karaoke @ Blake’s. 10 p.m., or Maryoke at Mary’s. 10 p.m.
View the full list of gay things to do today on Project Q Atlanta’s interactive community calendar. You can also submit your events.
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