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FRIDAY, DECEMBER 7 DIRTY LOOKS: HOLIDAY BAZAAR 8PM-12AM Faultline, 4216 Melrose Ave, Los Angeles, CA 90029. The annual festive gathering, a messy Holiday Bazaar to queer the necessary seasonal pull of late-stage capitalism. Ten vendors, a photo booth, the caroling shenanigans of Tammie Brown and Trap Girl will resound with joy throughout our ears and hearts. …

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FRIDAY, NOVEMBER 2 MEN OF STEEL 4TH ANNIVERSARY 9PM Casita Del Campo, 1920 Hyperion Ave, Los Angeles, CA 90027. The Bearded Ladies Theater Troupe & Coffee Klatsch Presents. With Will Bethencourt, Nathan Carden, Mario Diaz, Aaron Elvis James, Chris Puckett, Ron Robbins and Chad Sanders. DESERT HEAT PALM SPRINGS PRIDE WEEKEND  The Saguaro Palm Springs, 1800…

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TOM OF FINLAND ART & CULTURE FESTIVAL. SEE SATURDAY, OCTOBER 6 FRIDAY, OCTOBER 5 BEARRACUDA & KUB KAMP GAY DAYS 9PM Velvet Lounge, 416 W 4th St, Santa Ana, CA 92701. Furry men dance the night away for a ONE NIGHT ONLY special event during Gay Days Anaheim. Music by DJ Ryan Jones. AWAKENINGS: WEAVING OUR…

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WOMEN IN CONCERT. SEE SUNDAY, SEPTEMBER 30 SATURDAY, SEPTEMBER 8 RUSH—TOM OF FINLAND FOUNDATION 9PM–2AM Tom of Finland Foundation, 1421 Laveta Ter, Los Angeles, 90026. Tickets & Info: www.labandofbrothers.com/rush-2018. A play party for men presented by the Los Angeles Band of Brothers. Discover the depths of fraternity. Pledging is only the beginning! MONDAY, SEPTEMBER 10 STANDUP…

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WEDNESDAY, AUGUST 8  NO NONSENSE, 10PM–2AM Precinct DTLA, 357 S Broadway, Los Angeles, CA 90013. Sindri Galvan, Mike ETC and Stacy Christine welcome you to August’s installment of No Nonsense. Expect all the same great sounds in a bigger space with a bigger bar and  smoking patio. FRIDAY, AUGUST 10 LOS ANGELES LGBT CENTER OUT UNDER…

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TLC (Tionne “T-Boz” Watkins, left, and Rozonda “Chilli” Thomas) will perform at San Diego Pride. More info at www.sdpride.org. TUESDAY, JULY 03 SHEETS EXHIBITION 11AM-6PM Kohn Gallery, 1227 N Highland Ave, Los Angeles, 90038. Sheets, a solo exhibition of new work by Philadelphia-based artist Jonathan Lyndon Chase. His powerful figurative paintings highlight the daily lives of…

OUTFEST Los Angeles

The Miseducation of Cameron Post The LGBTQ Film Festival screens more than 150 feature and short films at state-of-the-art venues around the city of Los Angeles. Next month, July 12–22. Outfest Los Angeles LGBTQ Film Festival is eleven days of not to be missed world-class films, panels, and parties. Taking place next month, July 12–22,…

Navigating LA Pride

ICONA POP  Everything you need to know. Dates, gates, hours, stages, tickets and more. The 2018 LA Pride Festival takes place this month  on Saturday, June 9th (12pm—1am) and Sunday, June 10th (11am—11pm). The LA Pride Festival takes place in West Hollywood Park, along San Vicente Boulevard (between Santa Monica Boulevard and Melrose Avenue), and…

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SATURDAY, JUNE 9 LA PRIDE  West Hollywood Park, 647 N San Vicente Blvd, West Hollywood, CA. Info: www.lapride.org .The annual LA Pride Festival makes its return to West Hollywood Park.  SPLAASH 2018: LOS ANGELES PRIDE POOL PARTY Hotel Indigo Los Angeles Downtown, 899 Francisco St, Los Angeles, CA. 12pm-6pm. Downtown at the rooftop pool at the…

California Prides

JUSSIE SMOLLETT, LONG BEACH PRIDE EVE, LA PRIDE A record number of Pride Festivals, taking place throughout the state over the next few months. Actor, singer and songwriter Jussie Smollett of Fox’s hit television series Empire, will showcase his musical talents at the 35th Annual Long Beach Pride Festival on Saturday, May 19 at the…

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SATURDAY, MAY 5  CINCO DE MAYO The Abbey, 692 N Robertson Bl, West Hollywood, CA. 4pm-2am. The fiesta starts at 4pm. At The Abbey & The Chapel!   WEDNESDAY, MAY 9 JINKX MONSOON & MAJOR SCALES: THE GINGER SNAPPED Dynasty Typewriter at The Hayworth, 2511 Wilshire Blvd., Los Angeles. 7pm.  Jinkx and Major have come to showcase…

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PORTRAIT BY DAVID HOCKNEY. AT LACMA. SEE SUNDAY, APRIL 15. WEDNESDAY, APRIL 4 DRAG QUEEN BINGO FUNDRAISER Hamburger Mary’s, 8288 Santa Monica Blvd, West Hollywood, 90046. 7pm. WH2O fundraiser for a fun evening of BINGO hosted by glamorous drag queens! A suggested donation of $20 will get you a stack of bingo sheets. They are raising…

Taylor Mac: A 24-Decade History of Popular Music

  March 15, 17, 22 & 24 at The Theatre at Ace Hotel Taylor Mac’s 24-hour concert was one of the great experiences of my life.” —The New York Times UCLA’s Center for the Art of Performance (CAP UCLA) welcomes the return of Taylor Mac, the genre-defying winner of a 2017 MacArthur “Genius” Grant, recipient of the…

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FRIDAY, FEBRUARY 2 FOX HOLE: LEATHER EDITION (MBL 2018 WEEKEND) The Bullet Bar, 10522 Burbank Blvd. EAST NoHo CA 91601. 9pm–2am. Green Mirror Entertainment and Bullet Bar present a bathhouse theme party celebrating the golden days. SATURDAY, FEBRUARY 3 THE GENTLEMEN  Lyric Hyperion Theatre & Cafe, 2106 Hyperion Ave, Los Angeles, 8pm–10pm. Tickets & Info: thegentlemenplay.bpt.me An…

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DTLA PROUD BLOCK PARTY. SEE SATURDAY, JANUARY 27. FRIDAY, JANUARY 5 EXPOSURE WITH SPECIAL GUEST GIA GUNN Faultline Bar, 4216 Melrose Ave., 9pm-2am. Visit faultlinebar.com for more information. Start the first Friday of the new year with Faultline Bar and join a very special guest star Gia Gunn of Rupaul’s Drag Race Season 6. GO FIGURE,…

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The Gentlemen  A special one night only event at The Lyric Hyperion Theatre in Silverlake.  BY ORLY LYONNE An original comedic play—The Gentlemen explores the infidelity that occurs when a beautifully-handsome online “star” decides to break-up a seemingly perfect gay marriage. Hilarity ensues when the scandalous affair causes calamity amongst a close-knit community of friends. Meant…