The best queer things to do in Atlanta this weekend

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Movies, music and mayhem top the Queer Agenda calendar of Atlanta’s LGBTQ events. Belly up to the choices and pick your pleasure.

PLEASE NOTE | Due to several cancelations over the coronavirus threat, be sure to check with organizers before heading out.

Friday, March 13

And Then We Danced (top photo). In a stunning cinematic feat, two male dancers struggle with being gay as professional dancers in the nation of Georgia @ Midtown Art Cinema, all week.

warplayJC Lee’s sexy, modern adaptation of a mythological male relationship continues @ Out Front Theatre Company, 8 p.m. Runs through March 28. Read the Q preview.

The Brothers Size. The writer of Moonlight is back with the story of two brothers and the charismatic former cellmate who threatens to tear them apart @ Actor’s Express, 8 p.m. Runs through April 11.

Indecent. The story of how a kiss between two female actors in 1923 leads to the arrest of an entire cast for obscenity @ Theatrical outfit, 7:30 p.m. Runs through March 29.

RuPaul’s Drag Race. Viewing Parties for Season 12 are all over town, 8 p.m. Including Atlanta Eagle, Midtown Moon and Guac y Margys. Ask your bartender to change the channel at other places too! 

The Other Show. Edie Cheezburger, Jaye Lish and the cast bring their unique brand of drag @ Midtown Moon, 9 p.m. 

Green Mile Block Party. The women go outside with Jell-O shots to join the 1,000-person St. Patrick’s party with other bars @ My Sister’s Room, 9 p.m.

Queer Bait. Party with EAV’s alternaqueers @ Mary’s, 9 p.m.

DJ Moose sends you into overdrive with his Years series. This week: 1997 @ Atlanta Eagle, 10 p.m.

Sin Friday. Dancers, drinks and DJ Rob Reum @ Ten Atlanta, 10 p.m.

Celestial Friday with Celeste Holmes puts the grrls on display for your entertainment and your dollars. Don’t forget Second Level beats upstairs @ Blake’s, 11 p.m.

Glitz & Glam Dinner Theater. Charlie Brown, the undisputed Bitch of the South and her gurlz entertain with 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.

Moonlight Cabaret. Wrap up the work week and kick off the weekend with Myah Ross Monroe and the cast serving drag eleganza @ Midtown Moon, 11:30 p.m. 


Saturday, March 14

Paulo (middle photo). The only name you need to go all night @ Heretic, 10 p.m.

#Daydrunk. Drink specials put you to bed early or make you the life of the party as the sun drops @ Mary’s, 2:30 p.m. Do it, and you may not remember what you did during the regularly scheduled shenanigans, 9 p.m.

NFFLA Flag Football: Opening Day. The gay football jocks of National Flag Football League of Atlanta start their spring season @ Silverbacks Park, 9 a.m. Join them at the Overtime Social @ Guac y Margys, 4 p.m.

Life’s A Drag! Atlanta Chargers beer bust as HSL queens lip sync for a crown @ Midtown Moon, 5 p.m.

Glitz & Glam. Dinner and a show in the theater experience of 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. 

Armorettes Backroom Burlesque. The monthly camp drag show against HIV @ Heretic, 8 p.m.

Moonlight Cabaret. Once a weekend just isn't enough. Join Myah Ross Monroe and the cast @ Midtown Moon, 11:30 p.m. Get there early for Ruby’s Red Light District, 9 p.m. 

Pop! Popup drag and Popup men werqs Saturday night into a frenzy @ Blake’s, 10 p.m.

DJ Rob Moore leaves you breathless @ Atlanta Eagle, 10 p.m. 

Midtown Saturday Night. Gather at the corner of Gay & Gay Streets and get your gay guy gaggle on @ Ten, 10 p.m.

St. Patty’s Party. The 24th annual celebration for ladies who love ladies includes 90s tribute band Flannel Nation, DJs Wulf and Queen and drink specials @ My Sister’s Room, 9 p.m.

Chug! It’s a ‘90s drag night with the House of Alxndr @ Georgia Beer Garden, 10:30 p.m.

Xion Afterhours. DJ Martin Fry steers you toward sunrise @ Xion at BJ Roosters, 3 a.m.


Sunday, March 15

Troop Beverly Hills (bottom photo). An encore matinee screening with the Wussy mag queens and queers @ Plaza Theatre, 3 p.m. 

Hotlanta Softball. Queer pitchers and catchers on dozens of teams take the fields @ Johnson Park, 9 a.m.  Meet them for the Extra Innings Beer Bust, this week @ The Hideaway, 4 p.m.

Drag Brunch Theatre. The Sisters of Sequins with Bubba D. Licious at the wheel while you eat @ Lips, 12:30 p.m. Walk-ins welcome. Or sleep in and do Dinner with the Divas, 6:30 p.m.

Super-Sized Sunday. First, it’s High Energy and DJ Bill Berdeaux, 1 p.m., then the legendary Sunday drag show kicks off with an all-star cast @ Blake's, 8:30 p.m.

Heifer Review. Ruby Redd corrals the queens @ Midtown Moon. Brunch, noon. Show, 1 p.m.

Get Lucky St. Patty's Party. The weekly tradition of outdoor dudes, DJs, drinks and sometimes drag @ Ten, 4 p.m.

Sing Out Sunday. Huey Rocks hosts, and you grab the mic @ The T Grant Park, 7 p.m.

Queer AF. D’Knighten Day hosts the most diverse king and queen cast in town, with a dance party to boot @ My Sister’s Room, 11 p.m.

Armorettes. The camp drag crazies with the hearts of gold against AIDS blow it out for their birthday @ Midtown Moon, 8 p.m. Stick around. Tossed Salad with Brigitte Bidet & Co. is back, 10 p.m.

A version of this calendar originally appeared in Q magazine. Read the latest issue online here:

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