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February 2018

Winter Party Festival

February 28-March 6, 2018

Miami Beach, FL

celebration & fundraiser for the LGBT community

The Circuit

Winter Party for Women

February 28-March 6, 2018

Miami/ South Beach, FL

check the schedule for hot women's events all weekend long

Women’s Festivals, Parties & Gatherings • Mostly Women

March 2018

Outfest Fusion LGBT People of Color Film Festival

March , 2018

Los Angeles, CA

Film Festivals

Leather Leadership Conference

March 9-11, 2018

Atlanta, GA

join us to develop & strengthen problem-solving & camaraderie in the leather community

Leather, Fetish & Bears, Oh My! • LGBT

Melbourne Queer Film Festival

March 15-25, 2018

Melbourne, Australia

Film Festivals

Washington State Leather Pride Week

March 15-25, 2018

Seattle, WA

Leather, Fetish & Bears, Oh My!

European Gay Ski Week

March 17-24, 2018

Avoriaz, SWITZ

Europe's biggest gay winter sports & music festival • “the perfect winter holiday, in a welcoming LGBT environment”

Events

Winter Music Conference

March 19-23, 2018

Miami, FL

huge annual EDM conference • workshops, seminars, IDMA & of course dance / parties

Events • Mixed Gay/ Straight

London Lesbian & Gay Film Festival

March 22-April 1, 2018

London, England

grab your tickets for the largest LGBT film fest in Europe

Film Festivals

Rubbout

March 23-25, 2018

Vancouver, BC, Canada

annual party weekend of rubber & fetish for men

Leather, Fetish & Bears, Oh My! • Men Only

Saints & Sinners

March 23-25, 2018

New Orleans, LA

LGBT writers & readers from around the country gather for a hot weekend of readings, panels & performance

Conferences & Retreats

Together We Can

March 23-25, 2018

Troy, MI

annual LGBT substance abuse conference

Conferences & Retreats

Beach Bear Weekend

March 26-May 2, 2018

Fort Lauderdale, FL

get to the beach for a long weekend of dance parties, cocktails and great food • oh, and bears!

Leather, Fetish & Bears, Oh My!

Club Skirts Dinah Shore Weekend

March 28-April 1, 2018

Palm Springs, CA

Women’s Festivals, Parties & Gatherings • Women Only

Easter 2017 Berlin

March 28-April 3, 2018

Berlin, Germany

annual leather & fetish weekend • German Mr Leather contest

Leather, Fetish & Bears, Oh My!

Matinee Easter

March 29-April 3, 2018

Barcelona, Spain

water park events • club nights • pool parties • films, discussions & more

The Circuit • Gay/ Lesbian

Boston LGBT Film Festival (Wicked Queer)

March 30-April 8, 2018

Boston, MA

Film Festivals

April 2018

QFest

April 4-8, 2018

St Louis, MO

uses the art of contemporary gay cinema to spotlight the lives of LGBTQ people and celebrate queer culture

Film Festivals

National LGBT MBA Conference

April 6-9, 2018

Chicago, IL

career fair & discussions of sexual orientation, gender & leadership in the workplace by MBA students & out Fortune 500 company leaders

Conferences & Retreats • LGBT

Cherry Weekend

April 12-15, 2018

Washington, DC

annual weekend event featuring top international DJs • raises funds to support the local HIV service & LGBT community

The Circuit

International Ms Bootblack Contest

April 19-22, 2018

San Jose, CA

workshops • parties • vending • contest takes place the weekend of International Ms Leather weekend

Leather, Fetish & Bears, Oh My! • Mixed Gay/ Straight

International Ms Leather Contest

April 19-22, 2018

San Jose, CA

contest • workshops • parties • vending

Leather, Fetish & Bears, Oh My! • Mixed Gay/ Straight

Out Shine Festival Miami

April 20-29, 2018

Miami, FL

Film Festivals

Boybutante Ball

April 21, 2018

Athens, GA

Events • LGBT

AIDS Walk Miami

April 22, 2018

Miami Beach, FL

5K walk-a-thon fundraiser benefiting Care Resource

Events • LGBT

Philadelphia Black Gay Pride

April 26-30, 2018

Philadelphia, PA

a weekend of social & cultural activities • films, BBQ, spoken word, parties & more

Events • LGBT

Phurfest

April 26-30, 2018

Phoenix, AZ

let the fur fly in Phoenix

Leather, Fetish & Bears, Oh My!

White Party

April 27-30, 2018

Palm Springs, CA

spectacular live performances • top-notch talent • cutting-edge lighting & special effects

The Circuit • Mostly Men

Mr LeatherMan Italy

April 28-May 1, 2018

Rome, Italy

hot weekend of leather events culminating in the election of Mr LeatherMan Italy

Leather, Fetish & Bears, Oh My! • Men Only

Queer Eye Festival

April , 2018

Prague, Czech Republic

alternative music & culture festival

Women’s Festivals, Parties & Gatherings

May 2018

Northwest Leather Celebration (NWLC)

May 3-6, 2018

Sacramento, CA

host of the NW regional Master/slave contest

Leather, Fetish & Bears, Oh My! • LGBT

Splash: Houston Black Gay Pride

May 3-7, 2018

Houston, TX

Events • LGBT

Blatino Oasis

May 4-6, 2018

Palm Springs, CA

join Black, Blatino & Latino men and their friends from around the world for pool parties, dance parties, erotic events, awards ceremonies, white party brunch & more!

Events • Men Only

London Lesbian Film Festival

May 4-6, 2018

London, ON, Canada

women only Fri-Sat, open to all on Sunday

Film Festivals

Int'l Dublin Gay Theatre Festival

May 7-20, 2018

Dublin, Ireland

Events

Purple Party

May 11-14, 2018

Dallas, TX

a weekend of dance parties & social events benefiting AIDS Services of Dallas

The Circuit

Community Marketing & Insights Conference on LGBT Tourism & Hospitality

May 17, 2018

New York, NY

Every year, CMI brings together leading tourism professionals to learn about the gay and lesbian market from the experts - the people behind the success stories. Perfect for marketing and sales executives of tourism boards, CVBs, DMOs, accommodations, tour operators, events, agencies and meeting planners.

Events

A Gathering of Priestesses & Goddess Women

May 18-20, 2018

Wisconsin Dells, Southwestern WI

women's spirituality conference • also Hallows Gathering in October

Spiritual • Women Only

Single Women's Weekend

May 18-20, 2018

Provincetown, MA

3 days of comedy, music, dance parties & more

Women’s Festivals, Parties & Gatherings • Mostly Women

Fairy Tales Int'l LGBT Film Festival

May 19-June 2, 2018

Calgary, AB, Canada

Film Festivals

Minnesota AIDS Walk

May 19, 2018

Minneapolis, MN

enjoy a 10K walk from Minnehaha Park & raise money for MN AIDS Project

Events • Mixed Gay/ Straight

AIDS Walk New York

May 20, 2018

New York City, NY

AIDS benefit

Events • Mixed Gay/ Straight

Annual Gay Bowling Tournament

May 23-28, 2018

Denver, CO

check site for local tournaments throughout the year

Events

Inside Out: Toronto LGBT Film & Video Festival

May 24-Jun 3, 2018

Toronto, ON, Canada

Film Festivals

International Mr Bootblack Contest

May 24-28, 2018

Chicago, IL

contest takes place during International Mr Leather weekend

Leather, Fetish & Bears, Oh My!

International Mr Leather

May 24-28, 2018

Chicago, IL

weekend of leather events, capped by contest Sunday, Black & Blue Ball on Monday

Leather, Fetish & Bears, Oh My!

Pensacola Memorial Day Weekend

May 24-28, 2018

Pensacola, FL

many parties on beaches & in bars

Events • LGBT

Sizzle South Beach 2017

May 24-28, 2018

Miami, FL

Miami's original circuit event

The Circuit

DC Black Pride

May 25-28, 2018

Washington, DC

Events • LGBT

Spoleto Festival USA

May 25-June 10, 2018

Charleston, SC

one of the continent's premier avant-garde cultural arts festivals • 140+ performances of dance, theater & music from around the world

Events • Mixed Gay/ Straight

Women Outdoors National Gathering

May 25-28, 2018

Hancock, NH

camping • hiking • workshops

Women’s Festivals, Parties & Gatherings • Women Only

Girls in Wonderland

May 31-Jun 4, 2018

Orlando, FL

Pandora events presents the biggest women's week celebration on the East Coast with 4,000 women taking over the Sheraton Lake Buena Vista Resort at Disney World for non-stop dance parties, comedy, pool parties, celebrity hosts, awesome girl DJs, live women's music, theme parks and so much more

Events • Mostly Women

Herland Bi-Annual Retreats

May , 2018

Oklahoma City, OK

music, workshops, campfire events & potluck • girls of all ages & boys under 10 welcome • also in October

Women’s Festivals, Parties & Gatherings • Women Only

Women of Color Weekend

May 31-June 3, 2018

Provincetown, MA

3 days of comedy, wine tasting, dance parties & more

Women’s Festivals, Parties & Gatherings • Mostly Women

June 2018

Connecticut Gay & Lesbian Film Festival

June 1-9, 2018

Hartford, CT

gay & lesbian film festival at Cinestudio

Film Festivals

Gay Days Orlando

June 1-6, 2018

Orlando, FL

including Gay Day at Disney • 7 days of parties & fun for boys & girls alike!

Events • LGBT

National Queer Arts Festival

June ongoing, 2018

San Francisco, CA

performances & exhibitions in the San Francisco Bay Area highlighting artists from around the country • year-round events

Events • LGBT

Music in the Mountains

June ongoing, 2018

Grass Valley, CA

summer music festival

Events • Mixed Gay/ Straight

AIDS LifeCycle

June 3-9, 2018

San Francisco to Los Angeles, CA

bike from San Francisco to Los Angeles to raise money for HIV/AIDS services

Events

AIDS Walk Boston & 5K Run

June 3, 2018

Boston, MA

Events • Mixed Gay/ Straight

Lambda Literary Awards

June 4, 2018

New York City, NY

the Lammies are the Oscars of LGBT writing & publishing

Conferences & Retreats • LGBT

National Women's Music Festival

June 5-8, 2018

Middleton, WI

check website for details

Women’s Festivals, Parties & Gatherings • Mostly Women

FilmOut San Diego

June 7-10, 2018

San Diego, CA

LGBT film festival

Film Festivals

Ontario Womyn's Drum Camp

June 7-10, 2018

35 miles N of Kingston, ON, Canada

all levels welcome

Women’s Festivals, Parties & Gatherings • Women Only

PrideFest

June 8-10, 2018

Milwaukee, WI

celebrate LGBT pride at Henry W Maier Festival Park

Events

Queer Women of Color Film Festival

June 8-10, 2018

San Francisco, CA

festival focus: SWANA/AMEMSA queer women of color & transgender/genderqueer people of color

Film Festivals

Provincetown Int'l Film Festival

June 13-17, 2018

Provincetown, MA

Film Festivals • Mixed Gay/ Straight

Frameline: San Francisco Int'l LGBT Film Festival

June 14-24, 2018

San Francisco, CA

get your tickets early for a slew of films about us

Film Festivals • LGBT

Southeast Leatherfest

June 14-17, 2018

Atlanta, GA

Leather, Fetish & Bears, Oh My! • LGBT

Folsom Street East

June 17, 2018

New York City, NY

New York City's answer to the famous San Francisco fetish street fair

Leather, Fetish & Bears, Oh My! • LGBT

Mix Milano Int'l LGBT Film Festival

June 17-25, 2018

Milan, Italy

Film Festivals

Pagan Spirit Gathering

June 17-24, 2018

Earlville, IL

summer solstice celebration • primitive camping • workshops • rituals • advance registration required • at Tall Tree Lake, in southern Illinois

Spiritual • Mixed Gay/ Straight

Southern HiBearnation

June 18-24, 2018

Melbourne, Australia

a week of furry fun down under, culminating in the Mr Australasia Bear Contest, bringing bears from Australia, New Zealand, Southeast Asia, the South Pacific & beyond

Leather, Fetish & Bears, Oh My!

Gus Presents Colossus Pride /

June 22-24, 2018

San Francisco, CA

Gus' parties are bigger than ever this weekend • fabulous locations

The Circuit • Mostly Men

PDX Black Pride

June 22-24, 2018

Portland, OR

films, workshops, parties & more

Events • LGBT

San Francisco Dyke March

June 23, 2018

San Francisco, CA

join thousands of dykes of all shapes, colors & sizes for music, marching & more through the streets of the Mission & the Castro

Women’s Festivals, Parties & Gatherings

San Francisco LGBT Pride Parade/ Celebration

June 23-24, 2018

San Francisco, CA

Events • LGBT

St Louis Black Pride

June 23, 2018

St Louis, MO

Events

Cologne Pride

June , 2018

Cologne, Germany

film screenings • panel discussions • parties • cultural activities & more

Events • LGBT

Windy City Black Pride

June , 2018

Chicago, IL

a weekend of parties, seminars & more

Events • LGBT

July 2018

UK Black Pride

July , 2018

London, England

Events

GCLS Annual Literary Convention

July 4-8, 2018

Las Vegas, NV

The Golden Crown Literary Society (GCLS) annual gathering for the enjoyment, discussion & enhancement of lesbian literature

Conferences & Retreats

Int'l Gay Square Dance Clubs Convention

July 4-8, 2018

Seattle, WA

Events

Int'l Association of Country Western Dance Clubs Annual Convention

July 5-8, 2018

Louisville, KY

also semi-annual conventions in March (Seattle, WA) & December (San Francisco, CA)

Events • LGBT

IMEN Gathering

July 6-15, 2018

near Baltimore, MD

all-inclusive summer camp for gay men • party naked w/ 300 guys for an entire week • theme parties, pool parties & great food • airport transportation to/from BWI

Events

Bear Week Provincetown

July 7-15, 2018

Provincetown, MA

come to Provincetown for a relaxing week of parties & events

Leather, Fetish & Bears, Oh My! • Men Only

Outfest Los Angeles LGBT Film Festival

July 12-22, 2018

Los Angeles, CA

Los Angeles' lesbian/ gay film & video festival in mid-July

Film Festivals

Korea Queer Cultural Festival

July 13-22, 2018

Seoul, Korea

films, parties, parades & more

Events • LGBT

Miami Beach Bruthaz

July 13-15, 2018

Miami, FL

lifestyle event for same-gender-loving men & women • hip hop party • rooftop pool party • fashion show & more!

Events • Mostly Men

Girl Splash

July 17-21, 2018

Provincetown, MA

4 days of comedy, music, dance parties & more

Women’s Festivals, Parties & Gatherings • Mostly Women

Black & White Men Together Convention

July 18-21, 2018

Reno, NV

Events • Mostly Men

Gender Odyssey

July 19-22, 2018

Los Angeles, CA

4 days of panels, workshops & meetings • entertainment & art • focus on transmen, transwomen & families with transgender children & teens • open to all

Conferences & Retreats

Thunder in the Mountains

July 20-22, 2018

Denver, CO

weekend of pansexual leather events & seminars • kinky comedy revue • talent show

Leather, Fetish & Bears, Oh My! • LGBT

AIDS Walk San Francisco

July 21, 2018

San Francisco, CA

Events • Mixed Gay/ Straight

Joining Hearts

July 21, 2018

Atlanta, GA

at Piedmont Park Pool • open bar, catered hors d'oeuvres, live entertainment, dancing under the stars & a grand finale fireworks spectacular • 100% donated to beneficiaries

Events

San Diego Pride Parties

July 21-22, 2018

San Diego, CA

a weekend of hot parties w/ big name DJs, including the Zoo Party at the world-famous San Diego Zoo

The Circuit • Mostly Men

EuroPride 2017

July 23-Aug 7, 2018

Gothenburg & Stockholm

parties, politics, performance & more • there is something for everyone at this massive celebration of gay pride

Events

Hotter Than July Weekend

July 25-30, 2018

Detroit, MI

the Midwest's oldest black same-gender-loving pride celebration

Events • LGBT

Camp It Up! LGBT Family Camp

July 28-August 5, 2018

Quincy, CA

swimming • horseback riding • arts & crafts • music, dance & theater • family spa & salon! • at Feather River Camp • since 1990

Kids’ Stuff

Crape Myrtle Festival

July 28, 2018

Raleigh-Durham, Chapel Hill, NC

yearlong fundraising events for HIV/LGBT concerns culminating in a grand gala the last Saturday of July

Events • Mixed Gay/ Straight

Family Week

July 28-Aug 4, 2018

Provincetown, MA

join hundreds of LGBT parents, kids & allies for a week of workshops, boat rides, campfires, sandcastle competitions & more

Kids’ Stuff • LGBT

Up Your Alley Fair

July 29, 2018

San Francisco, CA

local SM/ leather street fair held in Dore Alley, South-of-Market • thousands of local kinky men & women attend

Leather, Fetish & Bears, Oh My!

August 2018

Lazy Bear Weekend

August 1-6, 2018

Russian River, CA

no contests, no pageants, no frills-just fur! • FUNdraiser benefits AIDS charities in Northern California & beyond • check web for details

Leather, Fetish & Bears, Oh My! • Mostly Men

IGLFA World Championship

August 2-12, 2018

Paris, FR

Int'l Gay & Lesbian Football Association's annual soccer tournament

Events

Edinburgh Fringe Festival

August 3-27, 2018

Edinburgh, Scotland

the largest arts festival in the world • dance, theater, music, comedy, events & more

Events • Mixed Gay/ Straight

Susan G Komen 3 Day for the Cure

August 3-5, 2018

Detroit, MI

walk 60 miles in 3 days to raise money for the Susan G Komen Breast Cancer Foundation

Breast Cancer Benefits • Mixed Gay/ Straight

OutGames

August 4-12, 2018

Paris, FR

gay sport & cultural festival

Events • LGBT

Flickers: Rhode Island Int'l Film Festival

August 7-12, 2018

Providence, RI

don't miss the Gay & Lesbian Film Fest

Film Festivals • Mixed Gay/ Straight

Elderflower Womenspirit Festival

August 8-12, 2018

Mendocino, CA

earth-based spirituality retreat for women and girls • honoring the feminine through the Goddess

Spiritual • Women & Girls Only

Rendezvous 2017

August 8-12, 2018

Medicine Bow Nat'l Forest, WY

5-day camping festival to celebrate LGBT pride

Events

Circuit

August 9-19, 2018

Barcelona, Spain

water park events • club nights • pool parties • films, discussions & more

The Circuit • Gay/ Lesbian

Gender Odyssey

August 9-12, 2018

Seattle, WA

4 days of panels, workshops & meetings • entertainment & art • focus on transmen, transwomen & families with transgender children & teens • open to all

Conferences & Retreats

Girlie Circuit

August 9-19, 2018

Barcelona, Spain

water park events • club nights • pool parties • films, discussions & more

Women’s Festivals, Parties & Gatherings • Gay/ Lesbian

North Carolina Gay & Lesbian Film Festival

August 9-12, 2018

Durham, NC

Film Festivals

Vancouver Queer Film & Video Festival

August 9-19, 2018

Vancouver, BC, Canada

Film Festivals • LGBT

Northalsted Market Days

August 11-12, 2018

Chicago, IL

a good ol' summer block party on Main St of Boys' Town, USA

Events • LGBT

Camp Ten Trees

August 12-25, 2018

Western WA

residential summer camp • one week for LGBTQA youth ages 13-17 • one week for kids ages 8-17 of LGBTQA/ non-traditional families

Kids’ Stuff

NGLCC Conference

August 14-17, 2018

Philadelphia, PA

anual gathering of Nat'l Gay & Lesbian Chamber of Commerce

Conferences & Retreats

Tropical Heat

August 15-19, 2018

Key West, FL

naked pool party • dungeon & fetish party • 4 days of HOT male events!

Events • Men Only

GNI (Gay Naturist Int'l) Gathering

August 17-26, 2018

Poconos, PA

weeklong gathering of gay nudists • price includes food, beverages, lodging & entertainment • workshops

Events • Men Only

South Carolina Black Pride

August 17-19, 2018

Columbia, SC

Events

Susan G Komen 3 Day for the Cure

August 17-19, 2018

Minneapolis/ St Paul, MN

walk 60 miles in 3 days to raise money for the Susan G Komen Breast Cancer Foundation

Breast Cancer Benefits • Mixed Gay/ Straight

AIDS Walk Colorado

August 18, 2018

Denver, CO

Events

‘Camp' Camp

August 19-26, 2018

Porter, ME

summer camp for LGBT adults • sports, pottery, theater, yoga & more

Events • LGBT

XLSior Int'l Gay Festival

August 22-29, 2018

Mykonos, Greece

5 days of hot events, including the beach party at Elia beach in Mykonos, Greece

The Circuit • Mostly Men

Womyn's Gathering

August 24-26, 2018

Louisa, VA

last wknd in Aug • camping, music & workshops

Women’s Festivals, Parties & Gatherings • Mixed Gay/ Straight

BC Witchcamp

August 25-Sept1, 2018

near Vancouver, BC, Canada

weeklong Wiccan intensive at Evans Lake

Spiritual • Mixed Gay/ Straight

Atlanta Black Pride Weekend

August 29-2, 2018

Atlanta, GA

celebrate Black Pride over Labor Day weekend in Atlanta

Events • LGBT

Southern Decadence

August 29-September 3, 2018

New Orleans, LA

Events • Mostly Men

BOLDFest

August 30-Sept 2, 2018

Vancouver, BC, Canada

Bold Old(er) Lesbians & Dykes meet up for the annual West Coast gathering

Women’s Festivals, Parties & Gatherings

Ella International Lesbian Festival

August 30-Sept 6, 2018

Mallorca, Spain

the best lesbian event, meeting place and LGBT vacation for women who love women

Women’s Festivals, Parties & Gatherings • Mostly Women

Keshet Camp: Jewish Family Camp

August , 2018

Yosemite, CA

a rainbow camp for LGBT families & their friends • sports, music, arts & crafts & more

Kids’ Stuff

CMEN West Coast Gathering

August 3-Sept 9, 2018

Santa Monica, CA

swimming, parties, workshops & more with fellow gay male naturists • also Spring Gathering near Nashville, TN in June

Events • Men Only

Southeast Black & Blue

August TBD, 2018

Atlanta, GA

SE Leather Sir, Leather Boy & Bootblack contests • also Mr SE Rubber contest

Leather, Fetish & Bears, Oh My!

September 2018

Gay Ski Week QT

September 1-8, 2018

Queenstown, New Zealand

Events

Quebec City Pride Festival

September 1-4, 2018

Quebec City, QC, Canada

Splash Days

September 1-3, 2018

Austin, TX

weekend of music, dance, unity & lake parties in Austin over Labor Day Wknd

Events

Folsom Europe

September 5-9, 2018

Berlin, Germany

Leather, Fetish & Bears, Oh My!

WomenFest

September 5-8, 2018

Key West, FL

live music • film festival • pool parties • comedy show • dance parties • golf tournament

Women’s Festivals, Parties & Gatherings • Women Only

Nat'l Lesbian & Gay Journalists Assoc Convention

September 6-9, 2018

Palm Springs, CA

workshops • keynote speakers • entertainment

Conferences & Retreats

Q Film Festival

September 6-9, 2018

Long Beach, CA

showcasing films of interest to the queer community

Film Festivals

Sisterspace Wknd

September 7-9, 2018

Darlington, MD

sliding scale

Women’s Festivals, Parties & Gatherings • Women Only

Ohio Lesbian Festival

September 13-16, 2018

Kirkersville (E of Columbus), OH

Women’s Festivals, Parties & Gatherings • Women Only

Susan G Komen 3 Day for the Cure

September 14-16, 2018

Seattle, WA

walk 60 miles in 3 days to raise money for the Susan G Komen Breast Cancer Foundation

Breast Cancer Benefits • Mixed Gay/ Straight

Fresno Reel Pride

September 19-23, 2018

Fresno, CA

annual lesbian & gay film festival in central California

Film Festivals

Out On The Mountain

September 21, 2018

Valencia, CA

gay day at Six Flags Magic Mountain

Events • LGBT

Get Wet Weekend

September 26-Oct 1, 2018

Netherlands Antilles, Caribbean

Events • Gay/ Lesbian

Mates Leather Weekend

September 27-Oct 1, 2018

Provincetown, MA

the hottest leather event in New England

Leather, Fetish & Bears, Oh My!

Out on Film

September 27-Oct 7, 2018

Atlanta, GA

Film Festivals • LGBT

Magnitude

September 29, 2018

San Francisco, CA

the official, hottest dance & play party of the Folsom Street Fair

The Circuit • Mostly Men

Mix

September 29-October 8, 2018

Copenhagen, Denmark

Film Festivals

Aftershock: Folsom Street Fair

September 30, 2018

San Francisco, CA

DJ Abel keeps the leather crowd going • 4am Sunday morning/ Saturday night, after Magnitude

The Circuit • Mostly Men

Folsom Street Fair

September 30, 2018

San Francisco, CA

huge SM/ leather street fair, topping a week of kinky events

Leather, Fetish & Bears, Oh My! • LGBT

GaymerX

September TBD, 2018

San Jose, CA

gaming & geek lifestyle convention w/ a focus on LGBT culture

Events

Pink Season

September , 2018

Hong Kong, China

2-month festival featuring speakers, plays, dance parties, pageants & more

Events • LGBT

REAL BAD

September 30, 2018

San Francisco, CA

“Be Bad... Do Good” • annual fundraiser immediately following the Folsom Street Fair • proceeds go directly to beneficiaries

The Circuit • Mostly Men

Seattle AIDS Walk

September 30, 2018

Seattle, WA

Events • Mixed Gay/ Straight

October 2018

October is Breast Cancer Awareness Month

October ongoing, 2018

Cross-country, USA

check local listings for fund-raising events in your area to fight breast cancer

Events, Breast Cancer Benefits

Q Cinema

October 4-7, 2018

Fort Worth, TX

annual celebration of LGBT-themed movies at The Modern Art Museum of Fort Worth /

Film Festivals

Black & Blue Festival

October 5-11, 2018

Montreal, QC, Canada

North America's biggest & most innovative dance event & cultural festival

The Circuit • Mostly Men

Gay Days Anaheim

October 5-7, 2018

Anaheim, CA

“join 30,000 GLBT mouseketeers as we turn the happiest place in earth into the gayest!”

Events

Reel Q Int'l Lesbian & Gay Film Festival

October 11-14, 2018

Pittsburgh, PA

Film Festivals

Tampa Bay Int'l Gay & Lesbian Film Festival

October 5-15, 2018

Tampa Bay, FL

Film Festivals

Louisville AIDS Walk

October 6, 2018

Louisville, KY

Kentucky's largest HIV/AIDS awareness & fundraising event

Events

Castro Street Fair

October 7, 2018

San Francisco, CA

performance, arts & community groups street fair • co-founded by Harvey Milk

Events

NewFest: New York LGBT Film Festival

October 8-23, 2018

New York City, NY

Film Festivals

Provincetown Women's Week

October 8-14, 2018

Provincetown, MA

very popular - make your reservations early!

Women’s Festivals, Parties & Gatherings • Mostly Women

Pantheon of Leather

October , 2018

Atlanta, GA

annual leather/ SM/ fetish community service awards & int'l Mr & Ms Olympus Leather

Leather, Fetish & Bears, Oh My! • Mixed Gay/ Straight

National Coming Out Day

October 11, 2018

Cross-country, USA

check local listings for events in your area or visit www.hrc.com/ncop

Events

Womonwrites

October 11-14, 2018

1 hr SE of Atlanta, GA

annual conference of Southeastern lesbian writers • also a fall event (October)

Women’s Festivals, Parties & Gatherings

Out Shine Festival Fort Lauderdale

October 12-21, 2018

Miami, FL

Film Festivals

Southwest Gay & Lesbian Film Festival

October 12-21, 2018

Albuquerque, NM

also in Santa Fe, NM

Film Festivals

Susan G Komen 3 Day for the Cure

October 12-14, 2018

Atlanta, GA

walk 60 miles in 3 days to raise money for the Susan G Komen Breast Cancer Foundation

Breast Cancer Benefits • Mixed Gay/ Straight

Fantasia Fair

October 14-21, 2018

Provincetown, MA

a weeklong celebration of gender diversity • workshops, fashion show, cabaret, banquets & more

Events

Long Island Gay & Lesbian Film Festival

October 12-14, 2018

Huntington, NY

Film Festivals

Hamburg Int'l Lesbian & Gay Film Festival

October 16-21, 2018

Hamburg, Germany

Film Festivals

St John's International Women's Film Festival

October 17-21, 2018

St John's, NL, Canada

Film Festivals • Mixed Gay/ Straight

Bear Bust

October 18-21, 2018

Orlando, FL

hot bear weekend at Parliament House Resort

Leather, Fetish & Bears, Oh My! • Men Only

Fantasy Fest

October 19-28, 2018

Key West, FL

10 days of parties, costume contests, street fairs, masquerade balls & parades

Events

AIDS Walk LA

October 20, 2018

Los Angeles, CA

annual AIDS fundraiser in West Hollywood

Events • Mixed Gay/ Straight

Halloween New Orleans

October 28-28, 2018

New Orleans, LA

The Circuit • Mostly Men

Leather Pride Amsterdam

October 25-28, 2018

Amsterdam, Netherlands

weekend of hot leather events

Leather, Fetish & Bears, Oh My! • Men Only

Madrid LGBT Film Festival

October 27-Nov 13, 2018

Madrid, Spain

Film Festivals

Taiwan LGBT Pride

October 27, 2018

Taipei, Taiwan

Events

AIDS Walk Atlanta & 5k Run

October 28, 2018

Atlanta, GA

Events • Mixed Gay/ Straight

Susan G Komen 3 Day for the Cure

October 28-30, 2018

Philadelphia, PA

walk 60 miles in 3 days to raise money for the Susan G Komen Breast Cancer Foundation

Breast Cancer Benefits • Mixed Gay/ Straight

Vinokino LGBT Film Festival

October , 2018

Helsinki, Finland

festival travels to several other cities in Findland

Film Festivals

November 2018

Palm Springs Women's Jazz Festival

November 1-4, 2018

Palm Springs, CA

a women's jazz festival during Dinah Shore Weekend • presented by Lucy & Gail

Women’s Festivals, Parties & Gatherings • Women Only

Sundance Stompede

November 11-4, 2018

San Francisco, CA

San Francisco's annual country/ western dance weekend

Events • LGBT

World Gay Rodeo Finals

November TBD, 2018

TBD

check w/ local chapters for events throughout the year in your area

Events

Greater Palm Springs Pride

November 2-4, 2018

Palm Springs, CA

free entertainment, dance parties, lots of people & a parade on Sunday

Events

Santa Clara County Leather Weekend

November 2-4, 2018

San Jose, CA

leather fellowship in the San Jose area

Leather, Fetish & Bears, Oh My! • LGBT

Susan G Komen 3 Day for the Cure

November 2-4, 2018

Dallas, TX

walk 60 miles in 3 days to raise money for the Susan G Komen Breast Cancer Foundation

Breast Cancer Benefits • Mixed Gay/ Straight

Cineffable: Paris Int'l Lesbian & Feminist Film Festival

November 3-6, 2018

Paris, France

Film Festivals

Mezipatra

November 3-10 & 11-18, 2018

Prague & Brno, Czech Republic

Czech LGBT film festival

Film Festivals

Transgender Film Festival

November 8-11, 2018

San Francisco, CA

films that promote the visibility of transgender & gender variant people

Events

Mr Int'l Rubber & Rubber Blowout

November 9-11, 2018

Chicago, IL

largest rubber event in US • market, parties

Leather, Fetish & Bears, Oh My! • Men Only

OutReels

November 9-11, 2018

Cincinnati, OH

LGBTQ movie festival of Northern KY and Cincinnat

Film Festivals

Susan G Komen 3 Day for the Cure

November 16-18, 2018

San Diego, CA

walk 60 miles in 3 days to raise money for the Susan G Komen Breast Cancer Foundation

Breast Cancer Benefits • Mixed Gay/ Straight

White Party Week

November 21-25, 2018

Miami Beach, FL

6 days of festivities capped by the annual White Party at Vizcaya • benefitting Care Resource

The Circuit • LGBT

Women's White Party

November 21-25, 2018

Miami, FL

join Pandora Events on the beautiful sun-drenched shores of South Beach for an unforgettable weekend of stylish women's parties, shopping, dinning & more

Women’s Festivals, Parties & Gatherings • Mostly Women

Holly Folly

November 30-Nov 2, 2018

Provincetown, MA

lesbian/ gay holiday celebration • fabulous parties • holiday concert • open houses • 1st wknd in December

Events

December 2018

Fetish Pride Italy

December 7-9, 2018

Rome, Italy

hot weekend of leather events culminating in the election of Mr LeatherMan Italy

Leather, Fetish & Bears, Oh My! • Men Only

Colossus New Year's Eve 2016

December 31, 2018

San Francisco, CA

12-hour dance marathon • largest gay New Year's party in San Francisco

The Circuit • Mostly Men


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