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For photo galleries earlier than January 2012, visit our Photo Gallery Archive.

Two venues, two DJs, one epic Carioca [photos]

If you’re going to pull an all nighter, take some tips from the party boys of Carioca. Bring two international DJs, start at Jungle and don’t let up until the shirtless need sunglasses to leave.    READ MORE »

Somber vigil for Atlanta World AIDS Day [photos]

With candles in hand, the Atlanta Sisters and about two dozen of others marked World AIDS Day on Saturday with a somber candlelight vigil in the heart of the gayborhood.    READ MORE »

Jungle goes Backstreet to the future [photos]

Holidays are all about reminiscing, so a Backstreet Reunion Party was good for what ailed the gays left in Atlanta over Thanksgiving Weekend. Jungle knew just what to do.    READ MORE »

Q100’s DJ Rapko thumps MSR [photos]

After all that grub on Thursday and a Banjee Girl Black Friday, My Sister’s Room was ready for a big gay Thanksgiving Afterparty. DJ Rapko from Q100 delivered the goods.    READ MORE »

DJ Sin Morera rocks Thanksgiving Eve [photos]

Heretic makes a habit out of being one of gay Atlanta’s destinations the night before Thanksgiving. Everyone off work but not quite ready for holiday obligations packs the place each year.    READ MORE »

Big Gay Game Show kicks off holidays [photos]

Only in Atlanta’s queer village can you dream up a game of Family Feud between the Bedlam alternaqueers and the Twisted Toyland fetishists. That’s the Big Gay Game Show for you.    READ MORE »

Atlanta gathers for trans remembrance [photos]

Atlanta's annual commemoration of Transgender Day of Remembrance on Tuesday added attractions and a distinct tone of triumph amid the traditional reverence this year.    READ MORE »

Crowd watches chef Ria win ‘Chopped’ [photos]

The question on Tuesday night at Sauced was whether the restaurant’s owner and gay Atlanta’s own Ria Pell would get chopped on “Chopped.” The answer was the sweetest possible.    READ MORE »

Madonnarama waited on … Madonna [photos]

Only one thing can keep a Madonna party waiting, and that’s the gay icon herself. While thousands anxiously swarmed the concert revving up for Madonna, others did the same at Madonnarama.    READ MORE »

‘Heroes’ unveils some sexy superheroes [photos]

Atlanta artist Philip Bonneau unmasked his latest assemblage of slick, high-end re-imaginations of famous characters with a big gay twist to a big gay crowd on Friday.    READ MORE »

Win-win: Gay Atlanta’s Bestest revealed [photos]

After two weeks, some 1,000 votes, heated bar wars, write-in challengers and a fun party for the whole queer village, our first Bestest of the Best of Gay Atlanta finally has its winners.    READ MORE »

Smirnoff studs strip for Speedo Run [photos]

You know how these guys get shirtless for a gay party. Calisto Harvalias brings the Smirnoff studs to a Santa Speedo Run team and flaunted their assets Sunday to benefit the charity event.    READ MORE »

Diva! flips Jungle’s Saturday on its ear [photos]

They promised something different. Diva! delivered. The partiers behind the Saturday event served fierceness amidst a widely varied performance showcase that left Jungle gagging for more.    READ MORE »

Miss Originality crowns another queen [photos]

Eight queens competed for the crown of Miss Originality and the attention of Sharon Needles during a draglicious pageant Friday at Jungle that benefited two Atlanta charities.    READ MORE »

AIDS Walk beer bust draws Hope, hunks [photos]

The Hope Party was anything but another beer bust at Frogs. Sunday brought a capacity crowd of boys to the yard of the cantina and helped maximize an individual fundraising effort for AIDS Walk.    READ MORE »

DJ Eddie Baez serves MDNA to Heretic [photos]

With primo tickets to Madonna’s Atlanta concert on the line and one of the biggest names in gay international DJs in town, Heretic was the only place to be on Saturday night for many local dancing queens.    READ MORE »

Dragnificent finale crowns its winner [photos]

A fierce battle raged between the four finalists in a tough drag-limination process, but Jungle declared its Dragnificent champion on Wednesday after an epic showdown.    READ MORE »

Chastain wraps gay-run arts fest year [photos]

When the gay couple who started Atlanta Foundation for Public Spaces gets going, they don’t quit. The guys who gather gaggles of gays all year did it again with the Chastain Park Arts Festival.    READ MORE »

Other Show excites Jungle drag Fridays [photos]

Edie Cheezburger and a troupe of drag queens teased fans and unveiled a new space at Jungle with an energetic preview of what they hope will become a staple of Friday nightlife.    READ MORE »

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Jocks strippers & beer. Softball again? [photos]

It seems like only yesterday that Hotlanta Softball League wrapped a season of big wins and beer busts. But it’s never too early to start thinking about spring with a party for new recruits.    READ MORE »