Friday: 31 gay things to do in Atlanta today

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imageYou made it to Friday, and friends the rewards are great. Whether you’re into the Gay Men’s Chorus, Jen Foster, Andy Warhol, Boris Kodjoe & Nicole Parker, or socializing with drag queens, dancers and bears, oh my! You have a lot of choices.

Let’s talk about sex, baby (top photo). Let’s talk about the Man-R.I.S.E. Project @ Positive Impact/M.I.S.T.E.R., 12 p.m.

Happy hours. Or as we like to think of it, being drunk before everybody else gets there. Friday Happy Hour @ Bellissima, 6 p.m. Showtunes Cocktail Hour @ Mixx, 6 p.m. AGLCC Fourth Friday Networking @ Amsterdam, 5:30 p.m.

image Lady love. Jen Foster (second photo) performs live @ Bellissima, 7:30 p.m.

Ladies, bring your business cards. The new Atlanta Women’s Business Networking Group kickoff event @ Paris Decatur, 6 p.m.

Warm and fuzzy. Coffee and Dinner with Southern Bears @ Alcove & Bambinelli’s, 7 p.m.

Multiple studios. Artwork. Wine. Wind down with the monthly Fourth Friday Art Walk @ Studioplex, 6 p.m.

image Three nights of Warhol love with FilmLove continue (third photo). Andy Warhol’s “Nude Restaurant” screens @ Eyedrum, 8 p.m.

Dance Fever, only no Danny Tario—ever. Friday Knight Dances @ Knights of Columbus, 6:30 p.m. Special West Coast Swing Lesson @ 3 Legged Cowboy, 7:30 p.m.

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

Like an old sweet song. Atlanta Gay Men’s Chorus “Georgia On Our Minds” concert tour homecoming performance, 8 p.m. Read our preview.

You can’t fight it. Work it instead. “Aging Outrageously” with Nancy Poling @ Charis, 8 p.m.

image Friday’s gay bar and club listings are a lot like the Energizer bunny: They keep going, and going, and going… including, but by far not limited to Friday Night Live with Traxx, this week with Boris Kodjoe and Nicole Ari Parker (bottom photo) @ Club Miami, 10 p.m. Goldfrapp album release party @ Mary’s, 9 p.m. Fun Friday @ Jungle, 10 p.m. Primal Urges @ Heretic, 10 p.m.

Drag-tastic! 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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