Friday: 30 gay things to do in Atlanta today

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imageGet through work, then LGBT Atlanta is your oyster. OutlantaCon begins, “Runway” Anthony judges a fashion show, singers croon, DJs thump, plus everything from parties to politics.

It’s all part of your Sci-Fi/Fantasy. OutlantaCon opens three days of gaming, panels, speakers and programming tonight @ Holiday Inn Select/Perimeter, 4 p.m. Read our preview, including tonight’s screening of “Denizen” with filmmaker J.A. Steel (top photo), 8 p.m.

Give yourself the royal treatment. Martini Fridays at “Diana” exhibit @ Civic Center, 5 p.m.

Young, old, gay, straight. Meet pretty much all the Democrats at the First 2010 Big Democratic Mixer @ Manuel’s Tavern, 5:30 p.m.

image Runway divas. Bow Wow Fashion Show puts people and pets in couture, judged by “Project Runway’s” Anthony Williams @ Lenox Square, 6:30 p.m. Read our interview.

Suit up. Softball with Decatur Women’s Sports League @ Cofer Park, 6 p.m. Swimming & Water Polo with Atlanta Rainbow Trout, 7:30 p.m.

The Jew in LGBTQ. Shabbat Service with Congregation Bet Haverim, 7:30 p.m.

Play time. “Christina Darling” by Topher Payne @ OnStage Atlanta, 8 p.m. and “Lookingglass Alice” @ Alliance Theatre, 8 p.m.

image Special guests. Fiona Zedde’s “Kisses After Midnight” Party @ Charis, 7 p.m., Gareth Asher (bottom photo) sings two shows @ Eddie’s Attic, 7 p.m. & 9 p.m., DJ Steve James @ Amsterdam, 9 p.m., and Lindsey Hinkle live @ Bellissima, 9 p.m.

Friday’s full and voluptuous gay bar listings include but are by no means limited to the male and female Hot Body Contests with Traxx @ Club Miami, 10 p.m., Primal Urges @ the Heretic, 10 p.m., Fierce Fridays @ LeBuzz, 11 p.m., Kitty LeClaw’s Meow Mix @ Blake’s, 11 p.m., and 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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