Wednesday: 24 gay things to do today

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imageTwo-dozen gay events let us know Pride Week is definitely here. Erin McKeown and Doria Roberts at Eddie’s, Pride lead-up fundraisers, two plays, Kim Zolciak, Joshua Lesser’s “Torah Queeries,” and the return of Charlie Brown’s Cabaret are all in our top picks.

Whose business is it anyway? Business Builder Luncheon with Atlanta Gay & Lesbian Chamber of Commerce @ East Point Corner Tavern, 11:30 a.m.

It’s your last Wednesday to help raise much-needed funds for Atlanta Pride. Lunch, dinner or take out, Dine With Pride @ Doc Cheys/Virginia-Highland, begins at 11:30 a.m. PALS ‘Pride’ Bingo @ Jungle, 6:30 p.m. is directly followed by the final Stride into Pride Purple Party @ Jungle, 10 p.m.

Local author Rabbi Joshua Lesser (top photo) reads from and signs his book, “Torah Queeries” during a party @ OwenLawrence, 7 p.m.

Queer Literary Fiction discusses Audre Lorde’s “ZAMI: A New Spelling of My Name” @ Charis, 7 p.m.

image Venerable singer-songwriters Erin McKeown and Doria Roberts (middle photo) soothe souls @ Eddie’s Attic, 7:30 p.m.

A life coach will be on hand to help you find your inner strength during “Unleash Your Lesbian Power” @ Paris Decatur, 7:30 p.m.

Gay actor Andre DeShields, one of six Atlanta Pride honorary grand marshals, takes the lead in “A Life in the Theatre” @ the Alliance, 8 p.m., and local favorite drag personality Mary Edith Pitts stars in the second night of just three performances of “Die Mommie Die” @ Paris on Ponce, 8 p.m.

image David and SoVo welcome “Real Housewife” Kim Zolciak to their Pride kickoff party @ Blake’s On the Park, 8 p.m.

She’s baaaaaaack. Charlie Brown’s Cabaret (bottom photo) returns to weekly shows @ Paris Decatur, 9 p.m. View a full list of nightlife events:

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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