Friday: 28 gay things to do in Atlanta today

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imageFriday. It does a body good. We’ll see that and raise you a ton of events to start your weekend right. Art, theater, special guests, happy hours and parties for every man, woman and… you, child.

Castleberry Hill Art Stroll includes Doug Sturgess photography @ The Big House, 6 p.m. Read our preview.

Ladies with an attitude. Fourth Tuesday Happy Hour @ Mixx, 6 p.m. Friday Happy Hour @ Bellissima, 6 p.m. “The L Word’s” Kate “Shane” Moennig (top photo) @ Compound, 10 p.m.

Athletes in motion. Softball with Decatur Women’s Sports, 6 p.m. Swimming & Water Polo with Atlanta Rainbow Trout, 7:30 p.m.

Bask in the “Afterglow” opening party for four contemporary artists @ Kai Lin Art, 7 p.m. Read our preview.

image Can I have your autograph? The legendary Pearl Cleage reads and signs “Till You Hear From Me” @ Charis, 7 p.m. Local poet and spoken word artist Yolo Akili (bottom photo) signs his CD, “Purple Galaxy” @ Outwrite, 7:30 p.m.

Playwright Topher Payne re-stages his first full-lengthwork. “Beached Wails” opens @ Stage Door Players, 8 p.m. Read our preview.

Boys on this side, girls on that side. Panther Leather/Levi 22nd anniversary weekend opens @ the Eagle, 10 p.m. Panty/Manty Raid with DJ Vicki [email protected] Bellissima, 10 p.m.

The whole big and unruly list of Friday bar and club events continues with weekly treats like DJ Steve James @ Amsterdam, 9 p.m. Primal Urges @ the Heretic, 10 p.m. Kitty LeClaw’s Meow Mix @ Blake’s, 11 p.m. The Mary Edith Pitts Show @ Burkhart’s, 11:30 p.m.

There are even more gay things to do on today’s Gay Agenda. View the full list on Project Q Atlanta’s interactive community calendar. You can also submit your own events.


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