imageKick off your gay weekend with a Friday full of special guests. Out on Film opens with “The Big Gay Musical” (photo), DJ Chris Griswold mixes Mixx, queens hold court, and other Fierce, Fresh, Aqua & Retro options.

Sporty pursuits. Softball with Decatur Women’s Sports League. 6 p.m., and Hotlanta Volleyball Fall Recreational games @ Agnes Scott College. 7:30 p.m.

Out on Film Opening Night features “The Big Gay Musical” (photo), preceded by the short film “Disturb the Universe” about the life of local gay activist Allen Thornell @ Midtown Art Cinema. 7:30 p.m. Read our preview of the festival.

image DJ Chris Griswold (photo, right) takes a trip around the corner from his usual spot to spin @ Mixx. 9 p.m.

How do you like your Fridays? Retro Friday @ Bellissima, Aqua Friday @ Paris Decatur, Fresh Fridays @ Jungle, and Fierce Fridays @ LeBuzz

Honor your queens. Martina Diamante’s ‘Spotlight’ @ Bellissima. 10 p.m., Kitty LeClaw’s Meow Mix @ Blake’s. 11 p.m., and The Mary Edith Pitts Show @ Burkhart’s. 11:30 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.