First Fridays, 9:30pm-2am, at Lola's Tequila Bar & Cantina! Providence's newest LGBTQ monthly dance night, on the waterfront at Fox Point Marina. Continuing 21+ party event, each first Friday of every month party on two outdoor patios and two floors. Guest DJs, cover: $8.
Events throughout the year at Providence Eagle and The Alley. Meetings at Jim Maciel's Home (FLAG President), Dartmouth, MA. E-mail Events@FitsLikeAGlove.org for directions. Look for information on the December FLAG Xmas Party, the August Anniversary Weekend - and more info, at their website:
Third Wednesday of the month, 7pm at Books on the Square, 471 Angell St, Providence. Lively, funny, intellectual, low-brow, agitated, topical, autobiographical--our discussions cover a lot of territory, depending on the book being discussed and the members who attend.
May 21, 2016, 3:30 + 9:30pm at AS220 Main Stage. Giant puppet show inspired by upcoming elections in the greatest country in the history of the universe. Successive cardboard kings reign with fleeting promise over an over-size, technicolor cardboard electorate operated by a workforce prone to coffee breaks. Eternally hopeful, the population installs a jolly old god in the highest office.
May 28, 2016, 10pm at the Providence Eagle, 124 Snow St. Come in gear to join the Bear Providence guys. June 3, 2016 LUST! Countdown to Pride, 10pm at Providence Eagle. Bears, leather men, kinksters, jocks, and all who love them are welcome to join the party! See website for these and more upcoming events:
June 18, 2016 (TBC), RI PrideFest & Illuminated Night Parade. South Water St. (along Providence River) GLBT Marketplace & Business Exposition & entertainment stage. Night Parade, from Dorrance & Fountain Streets, with floats, performing artists, marching groups & spectators, culminating at the Providence Performing Arts Center (Weybosset St) reviewing stand.
August 9-14, 2016. Ranked among top 12 US film festivals. Screenings, workshops, industry events & seminars, venues around Providence, celebrating the independent filmmaking spirit. High-profile premières, international features, documentaries, and shorts.
Mid-October, 2016, 1pm-1am on Empire Street. The AS220 urban street party, art-packed, music-filled festival. Empire Street blocks off (for things infinitely superior to parked cars!). Interactive art installations, games, local artists, 12 hours of music on two stages (indoor and outdoor), delicious local comestibles and more.