Thursday: 26 gay things to do in Atlanta today

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imageYou’re the real guest of honor as the LGBT ATL welcomes Sugarland and Katie Herzig, embraces female writers, prepares for Cyndi Lauper, dances with DJ Lydia Prim, and celebrates one of our own’s Dirty 30.

Prepare for Saturday’s LOVE + COMMITMENT = MARRIAGE rally at the sign-making party @ Rush Center, 7 p.m.

Homegrown. Sugarland (top photo) comes home to Atlanta @ Verizon Amphitheatre, 7:30 p.m., and Katie Herzig performs live @ Eddie’s Attic, 8 p.m.

Play it cool. Texas Hold’em Poker @ Blake’s, 7 p.m., and Crazy Bitch Bingo @ Las Margaritas, 7:30 p.m.

image A league of their own. Get to know Women Writing Baseball, including transgender writer and founder of Baseball Prospectus, Christina Kahrl (middle photo) @ Charis, 7:30 p.m.

Party with purpose. A man on a mission invites you to A Very Dirty 30: JZ’s Birthday Fundraiser benefits Atlanta Cotillion’s efforts to raise money for AID Atlanta @ Jungle, 9 p.m. Read our preview.

image Weekly specials. Indulge’s Cyndi Lauper pre-party with DJ Lydia Prim (bottom photo) and ticket giveaways @ the W Midtown, 9 p.m., Xplosive Thursday with Atlanta Xplosion @ My Sisters’ Room, 9 p.m., Papi’s Café Con Leche Latin Night @ Heretic, 10 p.m., and Net Work with Traxx @ Obsessions, 10 p.m.

They’ll show you. The Shawnna Factor @ Blake’s, 10 p.m., and Princess Charles’ Fashionitas @ Burkhart’s, 11:30 p.m.

Keeping count? You’re correct: 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.

Kahrl photo by Windy City TImes


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