Celebrate with your ‘chosen’ family: Gay events for Christmas Eve, Christmas Day

Our holiday ‘Best Bets’


Saturday, Dec. 24

Enjoy movies all day at Mixx, 1492 Piedmont Ave NE, Atlanta, GA 30309, www.mixxatlanta.com.

Check out the Christmas Eve-stravaganza with hostess Shavonna B. Brooks and special guests Tajhee Iman and Lauren Lamasters. Burkhart’s Pub, 893 Peachtree St., Atlanta, GA 30309, www.burkharts.com.

DJ Rick Mitchell spins with the dance floor open early at 9 p.m. at the Heretic, 2069 Cheshire Bridge Road, Atlanta, GA 30324, www.hereticatlanta.com.

DJ Karlitos spins for Naughty & Nice with gift giveaways at Jungle, 2115 Faulkner Rd., Atlanta, GA 30324, www.jungleclubatlanta.com.

Sunday, Dec. 25.

Many of Atlanta’s LGBT and LGBT-inclusive congregations will offer special services for Christmas. For a directory of welcoming houses of worship, visit www.thegavoice.com.

Real Rolemodels plan to deliver clothing, food, toiletries and gifts to homeless Atlantans on Christmas. For information, visit www.facebook.com/realrolemodels.