Friday: 33 gay things to do in Atlanta today

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imageYou knew it was coming. It always does. Funny how it still feels this good. Friday is here with a chock-full calendar of LGBT events on the Gay Agenda: Literati, sportos, performers and party people.

Day break. Author Nikki Giovanni (top photo) with “100 Best African-American Poems” @ Charis, 12 p.m.

Sporting of you. Fall Softball with Decatur Women’s Sports League, 6 p.m., Beginner Tennis Clinics with Atlanta Team Tennis Association @ Dekalb Tennis Center, 7 p.m. and 8 p.m., plus Swimming & Water Polo with Atlanta Rainbow Trout, 7:30 p.m.

High performance. Last weekend of “Proof” @ OnStage Atlanta, 8 p.m., “The Storytelling Ability of a Boy” @ 7 Stages, 8 p.m., and the opening weekend of Cirque du Soleil “Ovo” @ Atlantic Station, 8 p.m.

image Tavern drinks; coffeehouse vibe. Enjoy the of Nathan Beaver (middle photo) @ Kavarna, 9 p.m.

Dance fever. DJ Steve James @ Amsterdam, 9 p.m., VJ Mister Richard @ Mixx, 9:30 p.m., DJ Lydia Prim @ the Heretic, 10 p.m., and Spin Cycle @ Jungle, 10 p.m.

Release the beasts. Boys Room @ Mary’s, 9 p.m., Swagger Friday with Raw Talent 4 @ My Sisters’ Room, 9 p.m., Crash with Traxx & TraxxGirls @ Club Life, 11 p.m., Fortify Friday with WassupNAtl @ Steel, 11 p.m.

image La Roux Concert Afterparty (bottom photo) with DJ Sydney Slain @ Aurum, 10 p.m.

What would gay Atlanta be without its drag? The world may never know. Sugarbaby’s Trailer Park Revue @ 3 Legged Cowboy, 10:30 p.m., Kitty LeClaw’s Meow Mix @ Blake’s, 11 p.m., and The Mary Edith Pitts Show @ Burkhart’s, 11:30 p.m. Check out more on Friday’s entire nightlife calendar.

There are even more LGBT to-do list items 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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