Hello, Friday. It’s better than good to see you, friend. And don’t you look nice dressed up in all these LGBT events that get our weekend started on the right note? Come over here and give us some love.
• Shake off the workweek. Trumpeter Etienne Charles (top photo) headlines Friday Jazz @ High Museum, 5 p.m., Southern Bears Beer Bust & Toy Drive @ Frogs, 6 p.m., Piano Cocktail Hour with David Reed @ Mixx, 6:30 p.m., and Thank GLAAD It’s Friday @ W Midtown, 7 p.m.
• Hostess with the mostest. Sugarbaby’s Trailer Park Revue @ 3 Legged Cowboy, 10:30 p.m., D. Woods from Danity Kane (bottom photo) hosts Crash with Traxx & TraxxGirls @ Club Life, 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.