Weddings on a Budget

Getting married may mark one of the happiest days of your life but getting the bills later can send even the most financially stable couples into panic mode. From caterers and seating to the venues and clothing...

ATL’s LGBTQ Women of Color Stand Together

Atlanta is home to many things, including a large community of black LGBTQ women. But when it comes to consistent outlets for those women to network and build bridges outside of a nightclub atmosphere, many say...

Where Have All the Gayborhoods Gone?

Growing up as a black youth on the city’s south side, Spencer Hayes would’ve never imagined calling one of Atlanta’s most affluent and whitest neighborhoods home. Yet decades later, the black gay real estate ag...

The Impact of a Lie

It was the alleged hate crime that brought 2019 in with a sickening bang. In January, openly gay actor Jussie Smollett described being beaten and called racist and homophobic epithets in an attack that earned r...

Lesbian Retreat Brings Women of Color Together

Growing up in Mississippi, Anondra Williams learned early on to view trees as more than greenery. They served as neighborhood hubs, men and women gathering beneath their shady branches to talk, drink and let go...

The Gift of Love

Valentine’s Day is around the corner, and with it, the retail-enforced mandate to wow your sweetie with the perfect gift. No pressure! The idea of shopping for just the right token of affection could make anyon...

Pride FAQs: Do’s and Don’ts

Fall in Atlanta means changing leaves, cooler temperatures, and, of course, Pride season. In just a few days, countless members of the LGBTQ community and their allies will take to the streets for one of the mo...

Reachback: How Pride spent some of its revenue in 2017

Not only does the Atlanta Pride Committee (APC) work hard throughout the entire year to “keep Pride free” (a popular chant from those with buckets for donations in the park), they also work hard to ensure that ...

7 Must-Haves In Your Pride Survival Guide

You may know where to go and what to do during Atlanta Pride, but do you know what to bring? There are lots of little things that only veteran Pride attendees know to pack, but fear not: Georgia Voice is going ...

Introducing Your Pride Grand Marshals

At the helm of any parade is a leader, someone whose expertise and character has earned them a spot above the rest. Atlanta Pride calls theirs “grand marshals,” and this year, eight unique Atlanta activists and...