The best queer things to do in Atlanta this weekend

Movies, music and mayhem top the Queer Agenda calendar of Atlanta’s LGBTQ events. Belly up to the choices and pick your pleasure.

PLEASE NOTE | Due to several cancelations over the coronavirus threat, be sure to check with organizers before heading out.

Friday, March 13

And Then We Danced (top photo). In a stunning cinematic feat, two male dancers struggle with being gay as professional dancers in the nation of Georgia @ Midtown Art Cinema, all week.

warplayJC Lee’s sexy, modern adaptation of a mythological male relationship continues @ Out Front Theatre Company, 8 p.m. Runs through March 28. Read the Q preview.

The Brothers Size. The writer of Moonlight is back with the story of two brothers and the charismatic former cellmate who threatens to tear them apart @ Actor’s Express, 8 p.m. Runs through April 11.

Indecent. The story of how a kiss between two female actors in 1923 leads to the arrest of an entire cast for obscenity @ Theatrical outfit, 7:30 p.m. Runs through March 29.

RuPaul’s Drag Race. Viewing Parties for Season 12 are all over town, 8 p.m. Including Atlanta Eagle, Midtown Moon and Guac y Margys. Ask your bartender to change the channel at other places too! 

The Other Show. Edie Cheezburger, Jaye Lish and the cast bring their unique brand of drag @ Midtown Moon, 9 p.m. 

Green Mile Block Party. The women go outside with Jell-O shots to join the 1,000-person St. Patrick’s party with other bars @ My Sister’s Room, 9 p.m.

Queer Bait. Party with EAV’s alternaqueers @ Mary’s, 9 p.m.

DJ Moose sends you into overdrive with his Years series. This week: 1997 @ Atlanta Eagle, 10 p.m.

Sin Friday. Dancers, drinks and DJ Rob Reum @ Ten Atlanta, 10 p.m.

Celestial Friday with Celeste Holmes puts the grrls on display for your entertainment and your dollars. Don’t forget Second Level beats upstairs @ Blake’s, 11 p.m.

Glitz & Glam Dinner Theater. Charlie Brown, the undisputed Bitch of the South and her gurlz entertain with dinner and a show amid the fancy theater experience of Atlanta’s premiere drag restaurant and bar. Make Reservations @ Lips Atlanta, 6 p.m., 9 p.m. and the Taboo Show at 11:30 p.m.

Moonlight Cabaret. Wrap up the work week and kick off the weekend with Myah Ross Monroe and the cast serving drag eleganza @ Midtown Moon, 11:30 p.m. 

 

Saturday, March 14

Paulo (middle photo). The only name you need to go all night @ Heretic, 10 p.m.

#Daydrunk. Drink specials put you to bed early or make you the life of the party as the sun drops @ Mary’s, 2:30 p.m. Do it, and you may not remember what you did during the regularly scheduled shenanigans, 9 p.m.

NFFLA Flag Football: Opening Day. The gay football jocks of National Flag Football League of Atlanta start their spring season @ Silverbacks Park, 9 a.m. Join them at the Overtime Social @ Guac y Margys, 4 p.m.

Life’s A Drag! Atlanta Chargers beer bust as HSL queens lip sync for a crown @ Midtown Moon, 5 p.m.

Glitz & Glam. Dinner and a show in the theater experience of Atlanta’s drag restaurant and bar. Make reservations @ Lips Atlanta, 6 p.m., 9 p.m. and the Taboo Show at 11:30 p.m. 

Armorettes Backroom Burlesque. The monthly camp drag show against HIV @ Heretic, 8 p.m.

Moonlight Cabaret. Once a weekend just isn't enough. Join Myah Ross Monroe and the cast @ Midtown Moon, 11:30 p.m. Get there early for Ruby’s Red Light District, 9 p.m. 

Pop! Popup drag and Popup men werqs Saturday night into a frenzy @ Blake’s, 10 p.m.

DJ Rob Moore leaves you breathless @ Atlanta Eagle, 10 p.m. 

Midtown Saturday Night. Gather at the corner of Gay & Gay Streets and get your gay guy gaggle on @ Ten, 10 p.m.

St. Patty’s Party. The 24th annual celebration for ladies who love ladies includes 90s tribute band Flannel Nation, DJs Wulf and Queen and drink specials @ My Sister’s Room, 9 p.m.

Chug! It’s a ‘90s drag night with the House of Alxndr @ Georgia Beer Garden, 10:30 p.m.

Xion Afterhours. DJ Martin Fry steers you toward sunrise @ Xion at BJ Roosters, 3 a.m.

 

Sunday, March 15

Troop Beverly Hills (bottom photo). An encore matinee screening with the Wussy mag queens and queers @ Plaza Theatre, 3 p.m. 

Hotlanta Softball. Queer pitchers and catchers on dozens of teams take the fields @ Johnson Park, 9 a.m.  Meet them for the Extra Innings Beer Bust, this week @ The Hideaway, 4 p.m.

Drag Brunch Theatre. The Sisters of Sequins with Bubba D. Licious at the wheel while you eat @ Lips, 12:30 p.m. Walk-ins welcome. Or sleep in and do Dinner with the Divas, 6:30 p.m.

Super-Sized Sunday. First, it’s High Energy and DJ Bill Berdeaux, 1 p.m., then the legendary Sunday drag show kicks off with an all-star cast @ Blake's, 8:30 p.m.

Heifer Review. Ruby Redd corrals the queens @ Midtown Moon. Brunch, noon. Show, 1 p.m.

Get Lucky St. Patty's Party. The weekly tradition of outdoor dudes, DJs, drinks and sometimes drag @ Ten, 4 p.m.

Sing Out Sunday. Huey Rocks hosts, and you grab the mic @ The T Grant Park, 7 p.m.

Queer AF. D’Knighten Day hosts the most diverse king and queen cast in town, with a dance party to boot @ My Sister’s Room, 11 p.m.

Armorettes. The camp drag crazies with the hearts of gold against AIDS blow it out for their birthday @ Midtown Moon, 8 p.m. Stick around. Tossed Salad with Brigitte Bidet & Co. is back, 10 p.m.

A version of this calendar originally appeared in Q magazine. Read the latest issue online here:

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