National: Nightlife

Nip, tuck your way through Renaissance Pageant

Spend an evening with drag queens during a competition and there's no telling what you might see. Nip, tuck, tape and shape. It's all captured in a photo gallery from the 9th Annual Renaissance Pageant.    READ MORE »

Friday: 18 gay things to do today

Attention shoppers: We have a special on Friday events for your holiday weekend on Aisle 3. Don’t stampede, because that’s just rude. Besides, there’s plenty for everyone.    READ MORE »

Atlanta  |  health

Why you’re a fat ass and you car is in jeopardy

Consider this as you plan your nightlife for the long holiday weekend: You might be a fat ass who smokes too much and parking in Midtown may be hazardous to the health of your car.    READ MORE »

Thanksgiving: 14 gay things to do today

Happy Thanksgiving, Atlanta! Whatever your holiday plans, most of your favorite gay hotspots are open and offering a little sumthin-sumthin to get you through it--or to get you over it.    READ MORE »

Wednesday: 18 gay things to do today

If you’re off work already, congrats! If you’re driving, condolences. Tradition dictates that if you're in town, you must get up, get out and do something at one or more of these events.    READ MORE »

Thanksgiving Eve tradition: DJs and dance floors

Change may be 2009’s theme, but the long-held Atlanta tradition of partying hard the night before Thanksgiving continues with DJ beats at Heretic, Jungle, Opera, the Eagle and Bodyshop.    READ MORE »

Monday: 21 gay things to do today

Don’t lament the end of the weekend. Hit the ground running, then celebrate at these events that let you be you. Movies, plays, politics, sports, and bar theme nights are just rewards.    READ MORE »

Nicole Paige Brooks, Sonique work ‘Drag Race’

When two locals make “RuPaul’s Drag Race,” we stand up and take notice. That’s right: Nicole Paige Brooks and Sonique made the grueling cut for Season 2, and as RuPaul says, “You betta watch.”    READ MORE »

Saturday: 24 gay things to do today, tonight

We can keep you busy doing nothing all day. OK, not nothing, but enrich yourself with exactly the effort you want to put forth on a Saturday. Click your choices for music, art, parties and do-gooding.    READ MORE »

Recovering the ‘lost’ issue of David magazine

The abrupt shuttering of David magazine came so quickly this week that the next issue of the nightlife magazine was produced but never printed. But the lost issue has emerged online.    READ MORE »

Friday: 25 gay things to do today

A Friday for every bent. Politicos rally for early voting, and activists gather for Transgender Day of Remembrance. Artfags indulge themselves. Rockers swoon. Oh, and we drink.    READ MORE »

Thursday: 21 gay things to do today

It’s almost Friday, so the gay agenda calendar of events is heating up. Meet Alex Wan, sway with Barry Brandon, speak out with Kimberly Dark, or hobnob with businesspeople and night owls.    READ MORE »

Tuesday: 14 gay things to do today

Today is a day for moving forward. Do good work and include a Business Builder Lunch, then reward yourself with a cocktail party, a poetry reading, a fireside radio chat or a drinking game.    READ MORE »

Monday: 15 gay things to do today

With the closing of SoVo and David, the Monday blues may be harder to overcome than usual this week. Gather with others who feel the weight of the day for whatever reason at one of these events.    READ MORE »

Saturday: 30 gay things to do today

Way more events than you can handle, but it’ll be really fun to try. Sports, arts and parties, plus the community rallies at the capitol for gay marriage and honors a friend lost too soon.    READ MORE »

Friday: 20 gay things to do today

You made it to Friday, and we have your rewards. These events will put the week behind you and make the weekend feel full of possibility. Music, theater, literature, and cocktails are on your roster.    READ MORE »

Jeffrey & Cole make the weekend ‘Bigger’

Jeffrey Self and Cole Escola of Logo's "Jeffrey & Cole Casserole" bring their semi-autobiographical stage show "Jeffery and Cole Make it Bigger" to Actor's Express in two After Hours performances.    READ MORE »

Thursday: 25 gay things to do today

To do, to do. Empower with Angela Davis, thrill with Greg Herren, consider with MEGA and AID Atlanta’s Gay Outreach, or just relax with cocktailing options including the “Project Runway” finale.    READ MORE »

Wednesday: 23 gay things to do today

LGBT Atlanta gets you over the Hump Day and through the rest of the week. Community gatherings, arts & culture events, bar nights and parties make sure your workweek is all downhill from here.    READ MORE »

Tuesday: 20 gay things to do today

Hurricane Ida’s making herself known, but Tuesday’s not all wet. Comic Eddie Sarfaty, the Hidden Cameras (photo), a new gay singles group, and Big Gay Supper Club make sure it’s not a total wash-out.    READ MORE »