See our daily events listings for bars and clubs in the Houston area at the link below, followed by an editor's pick of events throughout the year.
April 29-May 24, 2015, Alley Theatre, UH Mitchell Center. Timeless, delightful tale of love. Cornish King Mark rules with his head, until he falls for his enemy’s sister. Based on an ancient tale, revelling in forbidden desires, broken hearts and grand passions through the eyes of the 'Unloved' - comedy, music and tender truths in one irresistible night of love.
June 21-28, 2015, annual events. Lots of food, music & festivities. Saturday June 27th noon Pride Parade begins 8:30pm at Milam St and Walker, then down Walker to Smith St - turn left turn, continues down Smith to Pease St. Festival starts at noon and ends at 7pm around City Hall, Herman Square and Tranquility Park. Celebrate with over 425,000 people + party at South Beach.
June 27, 2015, 9pm-late, at RIPCORD, 715 Fairview Street, Houston, party for bears, cubs, friends and admirers, from San Francisco, DJ MATT CONSOLA (San Francisco). $5 cover.
July, 2015, annual 5-day LGBT film festival at The Museum of Fine Arts, Houston, The Aurora Picture Show, and The Houston Museum of African American Culture. This past year saw 30 events and screenings focusing on the queer experience. See website for schedule details for upcoming screenings.
July 31 - August 2, 2015, annual festival now features influences from Rock, Funk, Salsa, Jazz, international music, funky flare and fun in Downtown Houston. See website for more.
February 11-14, 2016. Each year after Fat Tuesday, "Let Us Entertain You" began as thanks to New Orleans post-Mardi Gras. Once Levi/leather BDSM, now welcomes all. Events: LUEY Run, TFL Hat Contest, Bar Hop, "Show of Shows," "Unofficial After Party," meals & more. Mardi Gras this year: Tuesday, February 9, 2016.