Upcoming entertainment, community and nightlife events

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Saturday, Dec. 17

gloATL wows with “Everything: An Equinox and a Blast,” featuring music, movement and even a sparkler parade. 7-10 p.m. at the Goat Farm Arts Center, 1200 Foster Road, Atlanta, GA 30318, www.gloatl.com.

The Atlanta Freedom Bands performs “The Most Wonderful Time of the Year,” featuring songs of Christmas, Hanukkah, Solstice and more. 8-10 p.m. at Inman Middle School Auditorium, 774 Virginia Ave., Atlanta, GA 30306, www.atlantafreedombands.com.

DJ Ed Bailey spins for Madonna-Rama, the Santa Baby edition. 10 p.m. – 1 a.m. at Jungle, 2115 Faulkner Rd., Atlanta, GA 30324, www.jungleclubatlanta.com.

Bedlam presents “How the Betch Stole Christmas,” inviting attendees to dress in “your take on the holidays.” Backyard party with performances by Jean Kelley, Eryn Woods and DJ Shane V. 10 p.m. – 3 a.m. at IHOG, Atlanta, GA 30306, www.facebook.com/bedlampresents.

Saturdays are Jealouse’s Daring Divas at Blake’s on the Park, 227 10th St NE, Atlanta, GA 30309, www.blakesontheparkatlanta.com.

Saturdays mean Man 2 Man at XS Ultra Lounge, 708 Spring St., Atlanta, GA 30308, www.xsultralounge.com.

Saturday nights heat up with the Hot Mess party at Mary’s, 1287 Glenwood Ave., Atlanta, GA 30316, www.marysatlanta.com.

DJ M and Twee host the Secret Party at Club Rain, 448 Ralph David Abernathy, Atlanta, GA 30312, www.traxxgirls.com.

Sunday, Dec. 18

“Coming Out Over the Holidays” is the topic as PFLAG Atlanta holds its monthly Third Sunday meeting. 2:45 – 5 p.m. at First MCC, 1379 Tullie Road NE, Atlanta, GA 30329-2308, www.pflagatl.org.

The Armorettes perform on Sundays at 7 p.m. at Burkhart’s Pub, 893 Peachtree St., Atlanta, GA 30309, www.burkharts.com.


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