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Friday, Nov. 28

Edie Cheezburger, Jaye Lish and cast bring “The Other Show” drag event weekly to Jungle, 9 p.m.,

Traxx Girls night at My Sister’s Room offers drink specials, great music and lots of beautiful women, 10 p.m.,

Saturday, Nov. 29

“Let’s Make a Deal,” hosted by Ken, is on tap tonight at Friends on Ponce, 6 – 10 p.m.,

Southeast Black and Blue presents “Nerds and Jocks,” a quarterly fetish night and fundraiser with cocktails and Jello shooters, 10 p.m. – 2 a.m., Atlanta Eagle,

DJ Luis Perez cranks it up at Jungle,

Glitter Bomb is 75 minutes of high energy illusion, hosted by Genre, 11 p.m., Blake’s,

Sunday, Nov. 30

Hometown DJs Travis and Eric keep the late night crowd going at 3 a.m., Xion Atlanta,

$2 well drinks are on tap all day and night at Sunday Funday at Bulldogs, 893 Peachtree St., Atlanta, GA 30309

Atlanta’s Angelica D’Paige and friends — including Brent Star and Destiny Brooks — purr up fun at Sex Kitten Sundays, with $5 burgers and Smirnoff cocktails, 8 p.m. at 10th and Piedmont,

Monday, Dec. 1

In the past five years, over 4,400 young people in Atlanta have been diagnosed with HIV. This vigil World AIDS Day Atlanta Love & Light Night will honor those we’ve lost in the fight, but also celebrate young people’s rights to learn about testing and treatment for HIV. Youth musical performances will take place as participants stand together in solidarity in front of the beautiful Atlanta skyline. 6 – 8 p.m., Historic Fourth Ward Park, 680 Dallas St NE, Atlanta, Georgia 30308

A silent auction to benefit AID Atlanta is tonight with a gallery open house as well. 6 – 8 p.m., MarketPlace 120, 562 Wylie Rd SE, Suite 24, Marietta, Georgia 30067

The Atlanta chapter of PFLAG holds its monthly support group meeting tonight at 7:30 p.m., United Universalist Congregation of Atlanta,

The Stars of the Century drag show is every Monday at Jungle, 10 p.m.,
Tuesday, Dec. 2

Drageoke with Angelica D’Paige begins at 10:30 p.m., Burkharts,

Wednesday, Dec. 3

The Atlanta Gay and Lesbian Chamber of Commerce (AGLCC) hosts it annual holiday party, Out in the Kitchen. The W Atlanta-Midtown’s Executive Chef Shean Suter  and Chef Patric Bell-Good of Max’s Wine Dive will co-host this year’s event at the W Atlanta-Midtown. Chefs will provide delightful tastings for guests to enjoy. As well, this year a culinary silent auction will be part of the event alongside colorful tunes and a cash bar. 6 – 8 p.m., W-Atlanta Midtown,

The Dave Koz & Friends Christmas Tour 2014 brings holiday merriment to the Cobb Energy Centre, 8 p.m.,

Thursday, Dec. 4

SAGE Atlanta hosts its social hour, with games and conversation from 10 to 11 a.m. then a regular meeting, Phillip Rush Center,

From openly gay Brian Clowdus, artistic director of Serenbe Playhouse, comes the new “Snow Queen.” In this world-premiere adaptation by Rachel Teagle, audiences will join brave Gerda on her epic quest to save her brother from the icy allure of the mysterious Snow Queen and the chill creeping into his own heart. The show runs through December 21, tonight at 8 p.m., Swann Ridge at Serenbe Playhouse,

Join Woofs for a trifecta of holiday overload tonight. Lost-n-Found Youth will be the beneficiary for a great line-up. First is the standard night of bingo and raffles, then a coat drive helps homeless LGBT youth keep a little warmer this winter. There will also be a special Santa’s Surprise Gift Auction – the Atlanta Sisters of Perpetual Indulgence will be joining with the Big Easy Sisters in a gift exchange. Each house will be donating ten gifts from local LGBT bars & businesses, 7 p.m., Woof’s,

Onstage Atlanta debuts its new version of Merry Holiday Shorts at 8 p.m.,

Decadence: A Night of Drinking and Debauchery is every Thursday starting at 10 p.m., hosted by Adam Bland and Ashley Mitchell with beats by DJ Daryl Cox. A wet underwear contest begins at 11 p.m., with a cash prize and dancers galore, TEN Atlanta,

Phoenix of RuPaul’s Drag Race brings her sass to her Dancefloor Divas show, 11:30 p.m., Burkhart’s,

Friday, Dec. 5

The likes of Ruby Redd, Angelica D’Paige, DJ Stitch, La Boom Boom, Norwood, Sean Van Meter host a Holiday Party/Art Review from 7 – 10 p.m. at Lost-n-Found Thrift and Consignment, 2585 Chantilly Dr NE, Atlanta, Georgia 30324

Saturday, Dec. 6

Worthmore Jewelers hosts a holiday gingerbread-house competition to raise money for Lost-n-Found Youth. The first 25 individuals interested in competing can pick up a free gingerbread-house-kit, courtesy of Trader Joe’s, from their local Worthmore Jewelers store by Nov. 29. Completed houses should be submitted back to the stores by Dec. 4 for display and judging. Attendees will then be able to purchase “votes” for their favorite gingerbread-house during the event — $5 for one vote or $20 for five votes — with all proceeds benefiting Lost-n-Found Youth.
Each vote will also enter the individual into a drawing for a chance to win a $250 Worthmore Jewelers gift. card. Gingerbread-house competition winners will also receive a $250 Worthmore Jewelers gift card. Contest and drawing winners will be announced on Monday, Dec. 8 via Worthmore’s Facebook and Instagram profiles.
You can cast your votes (all proceeds are donated to LNF) at Worthmore’s annual holiday party: 

December 6th in Midtown (500-L3 Amsterdam Ave) 
December 7th in Decatur (117 East Court Square)

If you mention that you’re affiliated with Lost-n-Found Youth, Worthmore will also be generously donating 10% of total purchase to Lost-n-Found (some restrictions apply.) 

In addition, Worthmore’s Antique Jewelry Road Show will be taking place in the store with an estate buyer on site to valuate your jewelry. Be sure to also check out the launch of their new engagement/wedding line as well as a new watch!

Out musician Lucas Mire returns to Eddie’s Attic for his fourth CD, “Heyday,” 7 p.m.,

“So You Think You Can Dance” brings its high-flying moves to the Cobb Energy Centre, with Season 11’s top 10 finalists, 8 p.m.,
Sunday, Dec. 7

It’s one of the biggest events of the holiday season – the Toy Party, presented by For the Kid in All of Us. It’s a holiday party and toy drive, with a large silent auction. 21 nonprofit organizations will benefit from the 12th annual event. Guests need to bring a toy of appropriate monetary value for admittance, 5 – 9 p.m., Americasmart 3,

Free pancakes and jokes are on the menu at Flat Jokes: An Early Evening of Hot Cakes and Hot Jokes, hosted by Ian Aber, with guest John-Michael Bond and other comics, 5:30 p.m., The Hanger, 151 Sampson Street, Atlanta, GA 30312

Wednesday, Dec. 10

Warm up your vocal cords, as well as your vocal chords, and come out as Blake’s hosts a Christmas Carols and Showtunes Singalong, 8 p.m.,

Thursday, Dec. 11

The Atlanta Ballet opens its holiday staple “The Nutcracker” tonight at 7:30 p.m., running through December 28, Fox Theatre,

Lambda Legal hosts its annual holiday party at the Ritz Carlton Buckhead, from 6 – 8 p.m.,

Have you been naughty or nice this year? Come celebrate that time of year where all you want do is roast your chestnuts, deck the halls with fruitcake and don your gay apparel! Legendary Children Atlanta presents its Unholy Night event, featuring special guest Milk from “Rupaul’s Drag Race.” Hosts include Brigitte Bidet, Cayenne Rouge, Ellisorous Rex, Kryean Kally, Lavonia Elberton, Mo’Dest Volgare, Violet Chachki, Jaye Lish, Pity Soiree, David Richardson, Xee Xee Bow Dong, Anita Shave, Lola Bundy, Marilyn Merlot, Matthew Livingston and King Atlas. Stay for the afterparty shmooze and booze with tunes by Ree De La Vega, who’ll make you shake! The Masquerade, 9:30 p.m. – 2:30 a.m.,