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Atlanta extends bar hours for Pride Sunday

The City of Atlanta will extend bar hours on Sunday, Oct. 10, allowing celebrations to go late on the last night of Pride Weekend. Despite...

Gay Atlanta couple takes over longtime Atlantic Station eatery

Longtime Atlantic Grill patrons Sean Bishop and Reggie Stotts loved the restaurant so much, they bought it. Now the couple is in the process of...

The Atlanta apparel perfect for you to ‘Be Your Own’ Pride

Your personal Pride is never canceled. As LGBTQ people across Atlanta set their own Pride schedules without a festival or parade this year, it's on...

Fulton library renamed for LGBTQ pioneer Joan Garner

Beloved community organizer and former Fulton County Commissioner Joan Garner was immortalized on Monday with the renaming of the Ponce de Leon Library in...

Gay Atlanta HGTV star lands Discovery+ show ‘Mind for Design’

Gay Atlanta designer Brian Patrick Flynn is best known for his work on HGTV’s sweepstakes competitions “Urban Oasis” and “Dream Home.” Now he’s nabbed...

Trans Atlanta activist named to Biden’s presidential HIV council

Atlanta’s own Tori Cooper became the first Black transgender woman appointed to the Presidential Advisory Council on HIV/AIDS earlier this month. “I’m very humbled, very...

Here’s why Southern HIV/AIDS Awareness Day is critical

The South is the current epicenter of HIV in the US, so it comes as great importance that Aug. 20 is designated Southern HIV/AIDS...

Las Margaritas engulfed in flames, pledges to rebuild

Eyewitness photos and video lit up Atlanta’s LGBTQ online networks on Monday evening with reports that “Las Margaritas is on fire.” Fire fighters put out...

Friends and fans turn out for Lily White memorial

What becomes a legend? When the legend is Lily White, it’s a roomful of faithful followers to remember the life of one of Atlanta’s...

Gay gourmet serves delicious food across North Georgia

Go ahead and add the name Vedam Clementi to your list of north Georgia jewels that Atlanta loves. The personal chef, caterer, cookbook author...

Play the Joining Hearts drinking game with these guys

10 things you can count on after 32 years of pool parties. Take a shot each time you encounter these sure bets at the July 20 Celebrate main event in Piedmont Park.

Guac y Margys to open second location in former Amsterdam spot

Guac y Margys, Atlanta's margarita bar on the Beltline, plans a second location in the spot that gay bar Amsterdam Atlanta called home for...

Bridge-building LGBTQ Atlanta activist Winston Johnson dies at 79

Winston Johnson helped build a vital alliance between the LGBTQ and civil rights movements through his friendship with Coretta Scott King. He’s being remembered...

Joining Hearts toasts upcoming pool party with margaritas

The skies opened up on Saturday over the planned margarita bust at X Midtown with the Joining Hearts crew. The bottomless icy green stuff...

Couple branches out for all-day brunch with Breakfast Boys cafe

With fingers in pies across LGBTQ Atlanta, Juan and Gee Smalls are predictable in only one way: unpredictability. Earlier this month, the event planners-cum-fundraisers-cum-creators-cum-restauranteurs grabbed...

‘Thicc b*tch’ loves himself through ‘Too Large’

For consideration amid a steady flow of Pride Month streaming content, the reality series “Too Large” brings LGBTQ people to watch in June closer...

Fund for homeless Black trans women hits $3M, buys permanent housing

What started as a dream for one trans woman out to make life better for underserved trans Atlantans hit two major milestones so far...

LGBTQ Atlanta stacks June with Stonewall Month events

The time that most people set aside for Pride has grown in recent years. What was once a weekend in June grew to a...

Atlanta Pride, Braves add to Pride Month events in June

2021 just keeps looking up. Atlanta’s post-pandemic Pride Month calendar adds some old favorites and new events to celebrate a safety-cautious return to semi...

COVID claims Agatha’s dinner theater, leaves owners ‘battered’

Back in November, LGBTQ-owned Agatha’s A Taste of Mystery was on the brink of permanent closure amid COVID-19 restrictions on business. In April, the...
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