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Flag football snaps its way into spring [photos]

The National Flag Football League of Atlanta hit full stride on its spring season on Saturday with a full slate of games, a cookout and even a skills competition.    READ MORE »

Men in Skirts invade Mary’s [photos]

With a call to “take off your shirts and put on your skirts,” Mary’s did what it does best on Saturday, turning East Atlanta’s hip gay lounge into another night of originally themed debauchery.    READ MORE »

Jungle gets ‘Jacked’ by DJ Chad Jack [photos]

The never-ending love affair between Atlanta’s gay dancing queens and DJ Chad Jack continued Saturday when the sexy New York City remix master hit Jungle for a return engagement.    READ MORE »

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Hotlanta Softball quenches its thirst [photos]

There was music, raffles, Jell-O shots, gift cards and much madness during the Mudcats beer bust on Saturday at Frogs. Would you expect something less from an event called the Thirsty Games?    READ MORE »

My Sister’s Room shows off Raw Talent [photos]

Gay Atlanta knows where lesbians go for nightlife, and My Sister’s Room knows how to keep them coming back. Last week’s kickoff of Raw Talent 5, will keep ‘em coming all summer.    READ MORE »

Atlanta  |  sports

Trout trades Speedos for beer kegs [photos]

The Atlanta Rainbow Trout dried off and spent a Sunday afternoon out of the pool to raise funds for the gay Speedo-clad league during a beer bust at Cowtippers.    READ MORE »

Positive Impact party honors 19 years [photos]

Atlanta’s HIV/AIDS mental health agency kicked up its heels Thursday at Party With Impact. The annual fundraising soiree drew in a crowd with noshes, cocktails, mixing and mingling.    READ MORE »

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Hotlanta Softball’s menacing beer bust [photos]

When the games are over and the gay jocks leave the field, a long day with the Hotlanta Softball League is far from over. It’s time for a beer bust!    READ MORE »

Cockpit celebrates in its underwear [photos]

Cockpit marked its 1-year ‘Manniversary’ on Sunday the same way it opened last May: Celebrating with men not afraid of hair on their chest. And a jocks and underwear contest.    READ MORE »

Gay Men’s Chorus throws ‘Encore’ gala [photos]

Atlanta Gay Men’s Chorus let other singers take the stage Sunday while they feted supporters at their annual fundraising gala where cabaret performers served up “Encore: A Night of Music.”    READ MORE »

Atlanta Bucks go purple for drag race [photos]

The queens clad in purple worked their looks on Saturday as the 6th Annual Purple Dress Run walked, jogged and bar hopped its way through Midtown.    READ MORE »

Jungle bares its briefs for undies party [photos]

Guys dressed in only their underwear and splattered with glow in the dark body paint packed a black light party at Jungle on Saturday. Briefs, boxers, square cuts, oh my!    READ MORE »

Atlanta  |  sports

Flag football jocks continue spring romp [photos]

The jocks of the National Flag Football League of Atlanta continued their romp through the spring season on Saturday with a round of four games at Candler Park.    READ MORE »

How to work it at the Purple Dress run [photos]

Picture this: Burly gay rugby players in dresses. Yes, the season is over, the beer has been busted and the Atlanta Bucks are slipping into their best (and worst) purple dresses on Saturday.    READ MORE »

Jerusalem House parties with its stars [photos]

Jerusalem House thanked its supporters on Thursday, this time shifting its annual tony affair and silent auction from Buckhead to the upscale Biltmore in Midtown.    READ MORE »

Drag, leather make for big gay games [photos]

Rowdy drag queens, leathermen, a few guys in their briefs and spoofs on retro TV game shows made for an entertaining night for a cause on Wednesday at Jungle.    READ MORE »

Alex Cohen makes Atlanta’s gays dance [photos]

DJ Alex Cohen came to Atlanta to make the gays dance. And that’s exactly what the Washington, D.C.-based spin master and producer did on Saturday at Heretic.    READ MORE »

Gay families park it for LGBT BBQ [photos]

For its second anniversary, the Roy G. Biv Project: Atlanta LGBT Families celebrated good fortune, good works and good friends on Sunday with a good old fashioned picnic in Piedmont Park.    READ MORE »

Joining Hearts puts Sunday tea to a beat [photos]

Dueling gay DJs, a cash bar, a good cause, and packed indoor-outdoor spaces at the Georgian Terrace made Atlanta’s annual Change of Seasons tea dance on Sunday a huge success.    READ MORE »

Atlanta  |  sports

AIDS Vaccine riders trade bikes for beer [photos]

Those pedal pushing do-gooders preparing for the AIDS Vaccine 200 took in some cocktails for a cause on Saturday with supporters on the expansive patio of Cowtippers.    READ MORE »