National: Nightlife

Hal Sparks visits Atlanta, benefits Pride

'Queer as Folk' actor returns to his first love -- standup comedy -- with a decidedly queer take on marriage and Republicans for four nights this week that benefit Atlanta Pride.    READ MORE »

Armorettes move long-running show to Blake’s

Mary Edith Pitts, Knomie Moore (photo), Wild Cherry Sucret and rest of the Armorettes are packing their bags and heading a few blocks south for their weekly dose of camp drag and fundraising.    READ MORE »

Pearl Day delivers some gay to Six Flags

Hundreds—if not a few thousand—gay folks headed to Six Flags on Friday for the reincarnated Pearl Day, the rebirth of a longtime tradition that infuses the amusement park with a large dose of gay.    READ MORE »

Pearl Day calendar of events in full swing

Just as we take a breath from the multi-day Black Gay Pride, the Pearl Day boys start partying tonight for yet another extended weekend that revitalizes the previously floundering Six Flags event.    READ MORE »

Perez Hilton victimizes Atlanta on Thursday

Gay blogger Perez Hilton is kinda fun to read. But if occasionally seeing the actual person on TV wasn't bad enough, he's now on a tour, which kicks off in Atlanta Thursday at Variety Playhouse.    READ MORE »

Lil’ Kim, Black Gay Pride and a vajayjay

Lil' Kim knows how to make Black Gay Pride memorable. Only a strategically-placed left hand kept the rapper from flashing her vajayjay during one of her gigs in Atlanta this weekend.    READ MORE »

Kim Zolciak delivers drama to Blake’s

Wherever Kim Zolciak goes, drama tends to follow. When she and an entourage hit the popular Midtown gay bar Blake's on Wednesday, the gays were packed in tight. Drama ensued.    READ MORE »

‘Real Housewives’ Kim Zolciak set for Blake’s

It's clear from Bravo's "Real Housewives of Atlanta" that Kim Zolciak couldn't carry a tune if it was in a bucket. So she won't dare sing the over-produced "Tardy for the Party" when she appears at Blake's tonight.    READ MORE »

SocialATL founders dissolving partnership

SocialATL founders Chris Coleman (left) and Kurt Edwins are dissolving the partnership that created Social Tuesdays, Hydrate Thursdays and Sol Sundays. The events will remain in place.    READ MORE »

Fashion for A Cause boosts Atlanta Cotillion

Fashion for A Cause was punctuated by not only a fashion show, but music and a silent auction that made for a fun Saturday evening that raised funds for the Atlanta Cotillion that benefits AID Atlanta.    READ MORE »

Woofs celebrates its sports teams

Gay sports bar Woofs celebrated the sports teams it sponsors with Sports Appreciation Night on Thursday. The gay sports bar sponsors several local gay teams, from football to softball and rugby.    READ MORE »

Social Tuesdays goes sky high

Perched atop the 16th floor of the W Atlanta-Downtown on Tuesday, the crowd at the weekly Social Tuesdays networking event enjoyed the poolside bar and scenic -- if not a little smoggy -- view of the Atlanta skyline.    READ MORE »

Social Tuesdays tastes Midtown pizzeria

A cooler-than-expected Tuesday evening made a perfect setting on the patio of Nonna Mia Cafe & Pizzeria, which hosted the Social Tuesdays, event that hopscotches around town each week.    READ MORE »

Soap opera divas highlight of PALS Bingo

There's nothing like a soap opera-theme to bring the gays out. The monthly PALS bingo event that benefits Pets Are Loving Support drew some 125 people on Wednesday.    READ MORE »

Social Tuesdays climbs atop the Glenn Hotel

The weekly Social Tuesdays cocktail hour kept its rooftop theme going this week, moving atop the Glenn Hotel at 11 Stories, the latest incarnation of the hotel's bar overlooking the downtown skyline.    READ MORE »

Big Gay Supper Club goes European

About 75 people joined the Big Gay Supper Club on Tuesday for Ecco's European flair at the group's second evening event since re-emerging last month on the gay social scene.    READ MORE »

Social Tuesdays whirls its way to the W

Cocktails and a helicopter make for an interesting evening. Social Tuesdays delivered that mix on Tuesday when it hosted its weekly evening of social networking with the helipad at the W Atlanta - Downtown.    READ MORE »

Alabama Prom Night bingo a big hit for PALS

With a theme like Alabama Prom Night, how could Pets Are Loving Support go wrong with its monthly bingo benefit hosted by Bubba D. Licious?    READ MORE »

Social Tuesdays, outdoors make for fun mix

On warmer-weather evenings, the gay boys -- and their friends of the female variety -- are flocking to outdoor spaces for their cocktails and conversation. That was the case at Social Tuesdays this week at Cowtippers.    READ MORE »

Social Tuesdays enjoys Cinco de Mayo fiesta

When you're looking to stage a successful evening out on the town, nothing helps quite like wrapping it around a holiday designed for drinking. Social Tuesdays knows that, and they proved it again this week at Las Margaritas.    READ MORE »