Best Bets

Here’s Atlanta’s best bets for fun this week.

LGBT Atlanta Best Bets for Nov. 18 – 24

Friday, November 18 – 20 The LGBT Institute is pleased to host its first symposium, presented by Delta Air Lines. The symposium will focus on LGBT civil and human rights scholarship with an emphasis on inter...

LGBT Atlanta Best Bets for Nov. 4 – Nov. 10

Friday, November 4 Atlanta Lyric Theatre presents a version of the classic musical “A Chorus Line,” directed by the openly gay Ricardo Aponte and running through November 6, with an 8 p.m. performance tonigh...

LGBT Atlanta Best Bets for Oct. 21 – 27

Friday, October 21 Arts patrons have a new option to kick off the weekend with First Fridays, which feature combinations of music, art-making workshops, performances, films, artist talks and more on the firs...

LGBT Atlanta Best Bets for Oct. 7 – 13

Editor's Note: For our 2016 Atlanta Pride Event guide, click here. Friday, October 7 Beginning tonight, arts patrons will have a new option to kick off the weekend with First Fridays, which will feature c...

LGBT Atlanta Best Bets for Sept. 23 – 29

Friday, September 23 The Atlanta Gay and Lesbian Chamber of Commerce (AGLCC) hosts its annual Community Awards Dinner, recognizing the best in the local business community, with Tony Kearney hosting, 6:30 - ...

LGBT Atlanta Best Bets for Sept. 9 – 15

Friday, Sept. 9 – 11 Family Weekend in Atlanta is an event for parents who are lesbian, gay, bisexual, transgender or queer, their children, extended families, prospective families and friends in the South. Th...

LGBT Atlanta Best Bets for Aug. 26 – Sept. 1

Friday, August 26 – 28 The Ready4Hope Red Party Weekend, in association with Scruff, raises money for AID Atlanta. The festivities begin tonight at 10 p.m. at the Heretic with Wired, featuring DJ Brent Milne...

LGBT Atlanta Best Bets for Aug. 5 – Aug. 18

Friday, August 5 Join Fiona Zedde and Charis Books in celebration of Zede’s new novel, “Rise of the Rain Queen,” a novel of queerness, love and the Orishas on the African continent, 7:30 – 9 p.m., www.charis...

LGBT Atlanta Best Bets for July 22 – Aug. 4

Friday, July 22 “Absolutely Fabulous” opens today in area theaters, much to the delight of gay fans, www.foxsearchlight.com/absolutelyfabulous/ Join the Atlanta Gay and Lesbian Chamber of Commerce (AGLCC)...

LGBT Atlanta Best Bets for July 8 – 21

Friday, July 8 – Saturday, July 9 They do magic, and they are bare-assed! Two Australian magicians perform “The Naked Magic Show” tonight at 8 p.m. and Saturday 5 and 9 p.m., The Buckhead Theatre, www.thebuc...

LGBT Atlanta Best Bets for July 1 – July 7

Friday, July 1 Get the four-day weekend started with a beer at Woofs Atlanta, www.woofsatlanta.com Saturday, July 2 Edie Cheezburger hosts Glitter Bomb, 75 minutes of high energy illusion, 11 p.m., Bla...