The best LGBTQ things to do in Atlanta over Valentine’s Weekend

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Peruse the possibilities with movies, music, merrymaking, and oh yeah… Love. It’s Valentine’s Day, and Atlanta’s LGBTQ events schedule shows it. So does the Love Issue of Q ATLus magazine.

Scroll down and click on each event for more information.

Friday, Feb. 12

Supernova. Colin Firth and Stanley Tucci play husbands of 20 years do a road trip to make the most of their time before dementia sets in for one of them @ Atlanta cinemas now, On Demand Feb. 16.

Fired Up. DJ Isis Muretech spins opening salvo for three Presidents Weekend circuit sets from Fuego Productions @ Heretic, 10 p.m. Next stop, Afterburn with DJ Marco Da Silva @ Believe Music Hall, 3 a.m.

Two Of Us. France’s submission for the foreign-language Oscar finds two retired women with apartments across from each other who have been secret lovers for decades. One of their daughters puts it together @ virtual cinemas and On Demand, through February.

Friday BBQ. Atlanta’s gay sports bar is going long for customers with in-person and to-go food and cocktails. Fridays are extra special with a taste escape to backyard ‘cues @ Woofs, 11:30 a.m. – 10 p.m.

F*ck It Friday. Drop in on a full day and night of specials. Andrew opens, and JayR and Eric bring it home with a different guest VJ every week. Anything goes @ Hideaway, 2 p.m. – 3 a.m.

Glitz & Glam Dinner Theater. Dinner and a show amid the fancy theater experience of Atlanta’s premiere drag restaurant and bar. Make Reservations @ Lips Atlanta, 6 p.m., 9 p.m. and the Taboo Show at 11:30 p.m.

Night Shift. East Atlanta’s gay bar is selling admission tickets in shifts for your safety. Drinks included in entry fee @ Mary’s, 7 p.m. – 10 p.m. You can also stream their Friday Night Virtual Party @ Twitch.

Fem Friday: Blackout. The backyard and patio are open for women who love women who love open-air parties, with two socially distanced and masked levels indoors @ My Sister’s Room, Fridays and Saturdays 8 p.m. – 3 a.m.

Pump. Dance mixes “pump” for the no-cover-charge party that masked, distanced, shirtless gay guys need @ Heretic, 10 p.m.

Madams of the Moonlight. Legendary queens doing legendary things @ Midtown Moon, 10 p.m.


DJ Danny Verde

Saturday, Feb. 13

‘Tribal’ with DJ Danny Verde. This Italian guest DJ gets with the Medusa party crew @ Heretic, 10 p.m.

Charis Porch Pop-Up. Special deals with social distancing from the trans- and lesbian-led feminist booksellers @ Charis Books & More, 12 noon – 4 p.m.

#Daydrunk. Drink specials put you to bed early or make you the life of the party as the sun drops @ Mary’s, 3 p.m.- 6 p.m. Followed by Night Shift, 7 p.m. – 10 p.m.

Glitz & Glam. Charlie Brown and her girls give you dinner and a show in Atlanta’s drag restaurant and bar. Make reservations @ Lips Atlanta, 6 p.m., 9 p.m. and the Taboo Show at 11:30 p.m.

Open Mic Contest. Kia Comedy hosts the latest installment of this Saturday competition in music, comedy and spoken word @ My Sister’s Room, 7:30 p.m. Stick around for the No Love Lost Cabaret hosted by Coco Iman Star and Brigitte Bidet, 11:30 p.m.

Buzzword! Drag Spelling Bee. Taylor Alxndr hosts popular kings and queens in a virtual spelling competition to raise money for SNaP Co. Look too for fun audience giveaways @, 8 p.m.

Pop! DJ Nova does the music and video party gays and gals need @ Blake’s 9 p.m.

Love Saturdays. Tristan Hartment hosts with DJ Darlene spinning tunes and drink specials @ Hideaway, 10 p.m.

Divas of the Moonlight. Myah Ross Monroe, Angelica D’Paige Brooks and more cast a spell @ Midtown Moon, 10 p.m.

Xion Afterhours with DJ Cindel. Late-night dance party in the wee hours of Sunday morning @ Wish Lounge at District, 3 a.m. – 7 a.m.


The Perry Twins headline Fuego’s Valentine’s Day Fire & Ice T-Dance.

Sunday, Feb. 14

Fire & Ice. The Perry Twins spin a Valentine T-Dance to close out Fuego’s weekend party series @ Park Tavern, 3 p.m.

Drag Brunch Theatre. The Sisters of Sequins perform with Bubba D. Licious at the wheel while you eat @ Lips, 12:30 p.m.

Sunday Brunch & Heifer Review. Ruby Redd drive the bus while you eat up and drink down with $20 endless Mimosas @ Midtown Moon, 1 p.m. There’s also an Other Side of the Moon drag show, 9 p.m.

Honey Pot Sunday. Dip your paw into a leather, bear and friends night with Victor and Tim @ Hideaway, 9 p.m.

Booze & Beats. MSR does what they do with a few extras for Sunday Funday. Knock back $3 mimosas and enjoy Djs and brunch @ My Sister’s Room, all day.

Sunday Funday. Gather on the re-branded corner hotspot for food and drinks @ X Midtown (formerly Ten Atlanta), 4 p.m. – 12 midnight.

A version of this calendar ran in Q ATLus Magazine. Read the full issue of Q ATLus here:

Pick up each weekly edition of QATLus at LGBTQ and allied venues around Atlanta, and find fresh content right here every day.


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