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Friday, May 24

Charis Books screens the documentary “Audre Lorde: The Berlin Years 1984 – 1992” tonight at 7 p.m., www.charisbooksandmore.com

Bwb appears with Chrisette Michele, who played Black Gay Pride in 2011, at 7:30 p.m. at Chastain Park Amphitheatre, www.livenation.com

Gay singer-pianist Michael Feinstein performs at 8 p.m. at the Atlanta Symphony Orchestra, www.aso.org

Singer-songwriter Jen Foster performs at 8 p.m. at Eddie’s Attic, www.eddiesattic.com

Edie Cheezburger presents The Other Show on Fridays. Doors open at 8:30 p.m., show at 9:30 p.m. at Jungle, www.jungleclubatlanta.com

DJ Stan Jackson spins at 10 p.m. at the Heretic, www.hereticatlanta.com

Enjoy Mr./Mrs. Atlanta Eagle Bar Night at 10 p.m. at the Atlanta Eagle, www.atlantaeagle.com

“Rupaul’s Drag Race” sensation Raven rocks the joint at 11 p.m. tonight at Burkhart’s, www.burkharts.com

Shavonna B. Brooks hosts Extravaganza at 11 p.m. Saturday nights at Burkhart’s, www.burkharts.com

Saturday, May 25

The Atlanta Rollergirls host a Basic Skills Workshop at 11 a.m., 1721 Wilmat Drive, Norcross, 30093, www.atlantarollergirls.com

JustUsATL, a youth-run organization that provides a safe space for LGBTQQA youth, celebrates its first anniversary with games, meet-and-greets, dinner and more, 6 – 9 p.m. at JustUsATL, www.justusatl.org

Expect to see undergarments galore at the Boxers, Briefs & Bras Fashion Underwear & Swimsuit Show from 6 – 10 p.m. at Jungle, www.jungleatl.com

Gay singer-songwriter Lucas Miré celebrates his CD release concert at 7 p.m. at Eddie’s Attic, www.eddiesattic.com

The Heretic hosts Country Night Dancing beginning at 8 p.m., followed by DJ Mike Pope. www.hereticatlanta.com

Play, Atlanta’s new Latino night, heats up at 10 p.m. Saturdays at Mixx, www.mixxatlanta.com

DJ Birdman graduates from high school and throws a party, with all kinds of merriment and special guests, 10 p.m. – 3 a.m., LeBUZZ, www.thenewlebuzz.com

Sounds by DJ Roots Queen & DJ E spice up the LovHer: Memorial Day Edition party, 10:30 p.m. – 3 a.m. at Takorea, www.lovheratl.com

Check out “The Q,” as four drag queens hold a roundtable “kaffee klatsch” discussion with local celebs and authors, cooking segments and more. 9-10:30 p.m. then DJ Alex Acosta spins for a gym-themed Locker Room Party at Jungle, www.jungleatl.com

My Sister’s Room hosts the Traxx Girls Memorial Party with DJ Ree De La Vega, www.mysistersroom.com

Sunday, May 26

The Heretic brings the beach to the ATL at the Summer Kick Off Party, with swimsuit contest and DJ Mike Pope and more. Benefits Joining Hearts. 3 – 9 p.m. at the Heretic, www.hereticatlanta.com

Ladies at Play hosts a Memorial Day Weekend party at AJA beginning at 10 p.m., www.ladiesatplay.com

MEMORIAL DAY WEEKEND

Hosted by the gay Hotlanta Softball League, the Big Peach tournament brings dozens of teams from around the country to compete in three divisions, with plenty of social events as well. www.hslbigpeach.com

The Decatur Arts Festival takes to the Decatur Square on Saturday and Sunday for two days of art, music, theater, children’s activities and more. Musical performances include Shawn Mullins on Saturday at 3:30 p.m.  and Delta Moon on Sunday at 4 p.m. www.decaturartsfestival.com

The Atlanta Jazz Festival brings music, vendors and more to Piedmont Park from Saturday to Monday, including a performance at 7 p.m. Saturday by Meshell Ndegeocello, who is bi and known for her politically charged lyrics. www.atlantafestivals.com

UPCOMING  EVENTS

Saturday, June 8

As part of Stonewall Month, Atlanta Pride and Metro Atlanta Democratic Socialists of America offer an Insider history of LGBT Atlanta, 11 a.m. at Open Door Community, www.opendoorcommunity.org 

“Cirque Nuit,” the 2013 version of the Atlanta Cotillion/AID Atlanta fundraiser, is tonight from 7 p.m. – 1 a.m. at the Delta Heritage Museum Hangar,
www.atlantacotillion.com

Three years of love, looks and diversity are honored at H2(H)O3, the Bedlam third-anniversary party. 9 p.m. – 3 a.m., Wetbar of the Atlanta W Downtown,
www.watlantadowntown.com

The weekend Peachtree Hills Festival of the Arts offers a park full of arts and crafts, with an emphasis on Georgia artists. Peachtree Hills Recreation Center, www.peachtreehillsfestival.com

Monday, June 10

Stevie and Lindsey and the rest of Fleetwood Mac perform at 8 p.m. at Philips Arena, www.philipsarena.com

Sting performs at 8 p.m. at Chastain Park, www.chastainseries.com

Tuesday, June 11

A part of Stonewall Month, catch the “On these Shoulders We Stand” screening, sponsored by Touching Up Our Roots and Atlanta Pride, at 7 p.m. at the Midtown Art Cinema, www.atlantapride.org

Billy Idol rocks at 8:30 p.m. at the Tabernacle, www.tabernacleatl.com

Wednesday, June 12

Stephen Mosher and Pat Dwyer – the male couple who get married in every state they can – appear at a screening of “Married and Counting,” sponsored by Out On Film and Atlanta Pride, 7 p.m. at the Midtown Art Cinema, www.outonfilm.org

Toga is the theme for PALS Bingo night at 7:30 p.m. at Jungle, www.palsatlanta.org

Friday, June 14 – Saturday, June 15

Indigo Girls and Joan Baez play two shows at 7 p.m. at Chastain Park Amphitheatre, www.chastainseries.com

Friday, June 14 – Sunday, June 16

Peach Party weekend features DJs Twisted Dee, Corey David, Tony Moran, Russ Rich, Paulo, Manny Lehman, David Knapp, Martin Fry and Alyson Calagna spinning at venues including the Heretic, Piedmont Park, Jungle, Xion and Las Margaritas. More info and passes available at www.PeachPartyATL.com

Friday, June 14

Adult film director Chi Chi LaRue appears at Atlanta Pride Night, 10 p.m., BJ Roosters, www.atlantapride.org

Saturday, June 15

In partnership with Atlanta Pride the raucous, drag-heavy East Point Possum Show benefits Lost-n-Found Youth. 7 – 11 p.m., 2727 East Point Street, www.eastpointpossums.com

The Atlanta Gay Men’s Chorus debuts its Big Gay Sing at 6 p.m. at Jungle, www.agmchorus.org

Southeast Black & Blue Bound in Leather Night at the Atlanta Eagle, 10 p.m. at the Atlanta Eagle, www.atlantaeagle.com

Sunday, June 16

Manny Lehman spins at private club Xion at 3 a.m.,  http://cariocaproductions.com/

Tuesday, June 18

Go “Out in the Stands” as the Atlanta Braves host their third annual LGBT night as the Braves take on the New York Mets. 5 – 7 p.m. pre-game meet-and-greet with Ben Cohen, 7 p.m. first pitch, presented by the Atlanta Braves, benefitting the Ben Cohen StandUp Foundation, www.atlantapride.org

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