Saturday: 36 gay things to do in Atlanta today

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imageSaturday feels so good. Make that sensation last and make it memorable by putting these LGBT events on your to-do list that take you from gorgeous day into a chock-full starry night.

Gay games. Southern Softpaw League @ Southside Sports Complex, through 2 p.m., Atlanta Bucks Rugby (photo) Fall Season Match, 1 p.m. – 3 p.m., and Open Play with Atlanta Team Tennis Association, 1 p.m. – 3 p.m.

Stroll around, people-watch, buy art, see a show. Midtown Festival of the Arts @ Peachtree Street, all day.

Move it or lose it. The badass Atlanta Rollergirls roller derby home bouts, 5 p.m.

image Today and yesterday. Aimee Mann (middle photo) @ Variety Playhouse, 8:30 p.m., and the legendary Janis Ian (patio seats with closed circuit TV available) @ Eddie’s Attic, 8 p.m.

The whole thing is staged. Get $10 off “Pageant: The Musical” by ordering online with “ARTFESTIVAL” code @ 14th Street Playhouse, 5 p.m. and 8 p.m., and “Shakespeare Follies” benefits CHRIS Kids @ 7 Stages, 7:15 p.m.

All together now. The LGBT Atlanta Philharmonic Orchestra performs its “Shades of Autumn” concert @ 14th Street Playhouse, 7:30 p.m.

Sisters are doin’ it for themselves. Twist Saturday with DJ Duck @ Bellissima, 9 p.m., Secret Party with TraxxGirls @ Endenu, 9:30 p.m., and Throwback Saturday @ My Sisters’ Room, 10 p.m.

image Saturday night special. Mon Cherie’s Club Fetish @ Heretic, 9 p.m., and Studio 54 (bottom photo) disco party with DJ Ed Bailey @ Jungle, 10 p.m.

Local faves. Click through Saturday’s complete gay bar and party calendar to find gems like DJay McCracken @ the Eagle, 10 p.m., Jealouse’s Daring Divas @ Blake’s, 11 p.m., and The Mary Edith Pitts Show @ Burkhart’s, 11:30 p.m.

There are even more gay things to do on today’s Gay Agenda. View the full list on Project Q Atlanta’s interactive community calendar. You can also submit your own events.

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