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Pride gets ‘Heavenly’ for hundreds of lesbians

For hundreds of women, the start of their annual Atlanta Pride celebration beings with the Heaven party. From a dance floor to a lounge and plenty in between, the event offers a little something for everyone.    READ MORE »

Harris wears uniform during Pride despite flap

Dani Lee Harris, a police officer and controversial pick as a Pride parade grand marshal, wore her uniform on Sunday and joined a handful of openly LGBT officers in the annual parade.    READ MORE »

Monday: 16 gay things to do today

The festival may be over, but our Pride in the list of gay things to do never stops. Yes, the parade is done too, but LGBT Atlanta marches on with a Monday of LGBT arts, community and nightlife.    READ MORE »

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Pride kickoff event packs Georgia Aquarium

More than 2,000 people put a gay twist on the axoim swim with the fishes on Friday, helping launch a weekend of Pride events with a dance party at the Georgia Aquarium.    READ MORE »

What’s Pride without anti-gay protesters?

Nothing says Atlanta Pride like rain and protesters. On Saturday, there was a little of both though the forecast calls for at least one to not be around on Sunday for the parade and festivities.    READ MORE »

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Sunday: 31 Pride things to do today

We’ve got your Pride right here. The parade comes with watch parties and brunches, what’s up in the park, and enough pre- and post-festival events to make gay Atlanta Proud--and exhausted.    READ MORE »

Sunday brings headliners to Pride stage

The lineup of performers for Pride's Sunday stages includes the cream of the crop. Maybe you'll just plant it for Doubting Thomas, Eric Himan, Blake Lewis and the Starlight Cabaret all in a row.    READ MORE »

Pride toasts patrons, volunteers with reception

A few hundred people toasted the start of the Atlanta Pride Festival on Friday during a VIP reception in Midtown that featured inspiring words from U.S. Rep. John Lewis.    READ MORE »

Saturday: 46 Pride-O-Ween things to do today

Try being in almost 50 places in a day. Unless you’re costume is the Eric Dane/Multiple Men mutant from X-Men or you're secretly cloning, we can only lay out the options, not get you there.    READ MORE »

Live, learn at Pride exhibits all weekend long

If you’re like us, you’re already nailing down your must-do list for Pride. But when gaps in your schedule arise, these installations take place all weekend and are well worth your while.    READ MORE »

Pride entertainers put variety on stage

The official lineup for Atlanta Pride's two stages fill both Saturday and Sunday with enough diversity to satisfy most tastes, from men to women, black to white, and from solo acts to bands.    READ MORE »

Pride 2010 poem wins Project Q Atlanta contest

When we promised tickets to the Pride Kickoff Party for comments about the uncertainty over Pride 2010, we were slammed, but even we didn’t imagine a poem would win the prize.    READ MORE »

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Coalition calls for improved gay outreach at APD

A coalition of LGBT leaders and groups issued an open letter Friday urging candidates to boost funding for the Atlanta Police Department's LGBT liaison and add more gay officers.    READ MORE »

Friday: 36 gay things to do today

We often kid about how many gay events are on any given day. Our top picks help you sort through three dozen events full of Pride-O-Ween magic—and that’s just Friday. Seriously.    READ MORE »

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Aquarium bathes Pride kickoff in rainbow colors

Months of anticipation and a week of LGBT people jumping on board in the name of Pride culminate at Friday’s official Atlanta Pride Kickoff Party at the Georgia Aquarium.    READ MORE »

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Dial down the rhetoric over Pride grand marshal

The rhetoric surrounding Dani Lee Harris, the LGBT liaison for Atlanta police, as a grand marshal for Sunday's Pride parade is getting red hot. And the grandstanding is getting a little out of hand.    READ MORE »

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Thursday: 26 gay things to do today

All aboard the Pride train. Venues and organizers are tripping over each other to make this the gayest week of 2009. Today's top picks include Pride art, sports, politics, parties and fashion.    READ MORE »

Outwrite event offers a Bo Dixon for all seasons

Thursday brings a chance that many bear lovers have been waiting for--a chance to get up-close and personal with beefy former Colt model Bo Dixon and have him sign his sexy new calendar.    READ MORE »

PALS bingo Strides Into Pride tonight

Pride and Halloween collide on Saturday, but what better way to get a sneak peek at the parade of costumed queens sure to be out than with a special edition of PALS bingo tonight?    READ MORE »

What to wear: butch, sexy, funny costume ideas

With the full pressure of Pride-O-Ween, it’s not enough to just do drag or slap on military duds this year. We want your ideas to make it perfectly gay, and offer a few kick-start suggestions.    READ MORE »