Thursday: 21 gay things to do today

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imageIt’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.

Midtown LGBT professionals network over good food. Business Builder Luncheon with Atlanta Gay & Lesbian Chamber of Commerce @ Highland Tap, 11:55 a.m.

Two gay business groups pull out the big guns. Founder Allen Jones returns to Atlanta Executive Network @ Trois, 6 p.m., and a specialist discusses how you market yourself to the world at Personal Branding with Out & Equal @ Jungle, 6:30 p.m.

Some two-dozen form this gaggle of gays to host a Runoff Fundraiser for Alex Wan (top photo) in his race toward the Atlanta City Council Dist. 6 seat, 6:30 p.m.

image Writer, professor and raconteur Kimberly Dark (middle photo) is the special guest among the spoken-word goddesses at Cliterati Open No-Mic @ Charis, 7:30 p.m.

MEGA Family Project holds its “Coming Home” Support Group for people coming out, 7 p.m.

As fall’s gay sports seasons end, Basketball with Decatur Women’s Sports League heats up each Thursday, 7 p.m.

Male and female legal eagles vie for a female employee’s affections in “Fair Use” @ Actor’s Express, 8 p.m.

These bitches know how to throw a Thursday. Texas Hold’em Poker & the A-List @ Blake’s, 7 p.m. Crazy Bitch Bingo @ Las Margaritas, 7:30 p.m. Lounge Thursday @ The W Atlanta Midtown, 9 p.m.

image Singer-songwriter Barry Brandon (bottom photo) covers some favorites and reinvents some originals in his show “The Acoustic Versions” @ Bellissima, 10 p.m.

The night will go on and on. Big Primpin’ @ Mary’s, 10 p.m. DJ Brett Long @ the Eagle, 10 p.m. Papi’s Cafe Con Leche @ The Heretic, 10 p.m.

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


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