Friday: 32 gay things to do in Atlanta today

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imageA short workweek doesn’t make Friday any less sweet. Taste the rainbow of fruit-flavored events that LGBT Atlanta has planned: Art, sports, concerts, theater, contests and parties.

Nothing says Friday like Happy Hour @ Bellissima, 6 p.m. and Piano Cocktail Hour with David Reed @ Mixx, 6:30 pm

The name pretty much says it all. “Body + Space” (top photo) photography opening @ pb&j gallery, 7 p.m.

Dreamgirls. HSL’s Gamma Lite Night at the Atlanta Dream vs. Chicago Sky game @ Philips Arena, 7 p.m.

image More today than yesterday. Ladies and gentlemen, Miss Diana Ross (second photo) @ Chastain Park Amphitheatre, 8 p.m.

Moonbeams. OurSong LGBT chorus “Lunar Essence” summer concert, 8 p.m. Read our preview.

Here we go again. My my. Sing along with “Mamma Mia: The Movie” @ the Strand Theater, 8 p.m.

image Skimpy drawers and snarky judges. What’s not to love about the Boys of Summer Swimsuit Contest (third photo) @ Mary’s, 9 p.m.

All the world’s a stage. “Beached Wails” @ StageDoor Players, 8 p.m., “Loot” by Joe Orton opens @ OnStage Atlanta, 8 p.m., “Slasher” @ Actor’s Express, 8 p.m., and “True Love Lies” @ Horizon Theatre, 8 p.m.

It’s that time of year again. The Atlanta Cotillion debs start their individual fundraising efforts. Tonight, Ava VonSeco (aka Joshua Bettis) hosts Jello Shots for AID Atlanta @ Woofs, 9:30 p.m.

image Guest stars. DJ Steve James @ Amsterdam, 9 p.m., Friday VJ Night with Mister Richard @ Mixx, 9:30 p.m., Martina Diamante’s “Spotlight” (bottom photo) @ Bellissima, 10 p.m., and First Fridays Cabaret with Princess Charles @ Straits, 10:30 p.m.

So much more. Click through the giant list of weekly Friday bar nights in gay Atlanta, including the new Relax & Rewind @ Hobnob, 10 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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