March 20-22, 2014, 6, 8, 10pm (also 4pm Sat) at the Woolly Mammoth Theatre, 641 D Street NW. Includes: D4U -cute animated animals get serious boners; Ouroboros -hot, heady gay sex without pesky dialogue; Hot 'n Saucy Pizza Boy -hot pizza delivery boy dishes up surprisingly hot gay sex; The Beat -a man, a plan, a butt plug; The Legend of Gabe Harding -renowned fluffer on gay porn set!
April 11-21, 2014, annual festival, at venues around town. Filmfest DC is back for its 27th year with a fresh new program of over 80 features, documentaries, and shorts representing the best in new cinema from around the world. See online for information and additional films that screen throughout the year.
May 22-26, 2014. Event Brice New York teams up with Wassup Atlanta for the 4th year in WASHINGTON, DC. Host hotel: Hilton Garden Inn U.S. Capital, 1225 First St NE. See also: Wassup N DC party nights at Vita DC, 1318 9th St, NW
June 6-8, 2014. Caps week of 2014 Pride Celebrations. Friday, June 6: Opening Dance Party Event Saturday, June 7: Pride Parade Sunday, June 8: Pride Festival followed by the Sunset Dance Party in front of the U.S. Capitol. Check website for more details, locations and more events, plus other year-round dates.
Ongoing through June 15, 2014, at Vitruvian Gallery, 734 7th St, 2nd floor, Washington, DC. Series play on “animals” of the gay community, mainly bears, pigs and puppies. Artworks usually start with photographs, embellished by Dortch in pen and ink. More explicitly sexually charged than Dortch’s previous works, with sexual activity in the background.
July 10-27, 2014. Last two weeks in July each year at Fort Fringe, 607 New York Ave NW. A self-producing festival -- established & emerging artists create, produce and perform a show, established companies/artists take new risks.
July 23, 2014. Sign up by 10pm, contest begins at 11pm. Winners decided by audience applause. $300 first prize ($150 second, $50 third). Try out as one the newest talents/ prospective dancers at Secret's/ participate in deciding the best of all candidates.
August 23, 2014, 9pm-3am at Cobalt, 1639 R Street NW. Party for bears and their friends. DJs: From San Francisco: Matt Consola (Upstairs) + Mike Babbitt (Downstairs). $7 before 10pm, $10 after
Late-Septermber, 2014. For 11 years, screening the world’s top short films. This past year, showcasing over 153 films from 23 nations - including the country’s largest collection of short films by emerging Russian filmmakers. Hundreds of filmmakers, thousands of audience members will gather, mix, mingle and explore the art of short cinema. At E St Cinema +5 additional venues.
October - November, 2014 annual film fest at the National Geographic, 1600 M Street, NW. Now in its 19th year, featuring films from Algeria, Egypt, Morocco, Lebanon, and the United Arab Emirates. Post-screening discussions by visiting directors, as well as other special festival events.
January 16-19, 2015, annual Centaur MC, DC weekend brings together members of a multitude of Leather /Levi clubs + supporters from all over the world. SAT: parties. SUN: Mr Mid-Atlantic Leather Contest + Closing Party. See details online as announced.