Monday: 17 gay things to do today

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imageYou may not feel like starting your gay engine on a Monday, but it’s Pride-O-Ween week. Strap yourself in for our top picks of the day, including a Sylvester tribute and the movie “Hocus Pocus.”

Pride week kicks off with a talk about one we lost too soon. “Mighty Real: the Word on Sylvester” discusses the disco star’s (top photo) groundbreaking impact on gender expression, and lasting impression on being ourselves @ Positive Impact, 7 p.m.

Channel your creative thoughts and share your words at Charis Books & More. Young Women Writers, 5 p.m. Writing With Intent, 6:30 p.m.

You love him at Mary’s. Now catch CJ’s special brand of karaoke on Mondays @ Las Margaritas, 7:30 p.m.

Get to know Atlanta’s internet radio show for black LGBT listeners. Same Gender Loving Expressions Live broadcast, 10 p.m. Tonight’s special guest: Georgia Equality Director Jeff Graham.

image What’s gayer than Bette Midler, Sarah Jessica Parker and Kathy Najimy in one movie? Just you drinking a brew while the “Hocus Pocus” witches (bottom photo) mix up a wickedly funny concoction of their own. Monday movies @ Joe’s On Juniper, 7 p.m.

Bars never leave you hangin’. Texas Hold’em @ Woofs, 7:30 p.m. Sinful Trivia & Karaoke Idol @ Burkhart’s, 9:30 p.m. Bear Chest Night @ Atlanta Eagle, 10 p.m. Big Fat Wii Party @ Mary’s, 10 p.m.

If nothing else tickles your fancy, let drag take you away. Dragamaki @ Nickiemoto’s, 8:30 p.m. Stars of the Century @ Jungle, 10:30 p.m. Drag on the Edge @ Blake’s, 11 p.m.

View the full list of gay things to do today on Project Q Atlanta’s interactive community calendar. You can also submit your own events.


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