Victorious? Relaxed? Hungover? However you did the weekend, Monday is here with its not-so stellar reputation as a follow-up. The gAy-TL rolls out some events to make it a bit better.
• Watch it. Drag divas battle for a title on “RuPauls’ Drag Race” Viewing Party then Manic Monday @ Blake’s, 9 p.m., and Broadway divas battle to play Marilyn Monroe on “Smash” Debut Watch Party (top photo) @ Amsterdam, 9 p.m.
• Back on Mondays. Watch TV on the big screens and enjoy free food from 7 – 9 p.m. during the new weekly Happy Bear Cocktail Hour @ Cockpit, 5:30 p.m.
• Get by with a little help from your friends. PFLAG Atlanta holds its monthly First Monday Support Meeting for Parents, Friends, Family, Lesbians and Gays @ Unitarian Universalist Congregation of Atlanta, 7:30 p.m.
• Forget Monday ever happened. Twisted Monday with DJ Tink @ Run Around Sue’s, Marietta, 9 p.m., Monday Madness @ the Heretic, 10 p.m., Stars of the Century @ Jungle, 10:30 p.m., and more Monday bar plans on the full nightlife calendar.