Annual LGBTQ+ Youth Prom with dinner, dancing, and artmaking for young people ages 13–20. Contemporary queer performance/ annual TQ Live!, a locally-focused cabaret performance, in partnership with Carnegie Mellon University School of Art. Last Saturday museum tour explores how Warhol’s sexuality influenced his work and shaped his relationship to the art world.
The club meets each Wednesday, 6-9pm, at Leather Central, 1226 Herron Ave, under Donny's Place. Also: Late-September, 2015. Pittsburgh Leather Pride Weekend: Mr/Ms Pittsburgh Leather Fetish Meet-n-Greet. Mr/Ms Pittsburgh Leather Fetish Contest. Mr/Ms Pittsburgh Leather Fetish Brunch. See website for more info:
Fourth Saturday of every month, 9-10pm Bar Night at Blue Moon, 5115 Butler St. Then 10pm-2am at P-Town Bar, 4740 Baum Blvd. Members and non members encouraged to attend and bring a guest. All are welcome! Second Tuesday Membership Meetings at Blue Moon Bar and 1st Wednesdays 8pm at Mineo’s Pizza (2128 Murray Ave) + Forward Lanes bowling (5844 Forward Ave) from 9pm.
February 12-15, 2021, Valentines/ Presidents' Day Weekend; Mar 12-14, St Patrick's Day Weekend. Apr 9-11, Easter Weekend. May 28-31, Memorial Day Weekend. Jun 18-20, Bear Meets Leather. Jul 2-4, Independence Day Weekend. Jul 23-25, Christmas in July. Roseland is a gay owned and operated resort and campground that caters to gay men ages 21 and over.
February 17, 2021, 7pm. With humor intact, filmmaker Diako Yazdani, a political refugee in France, returns to see his family in Iraqi Kurdistan and introduces them to Kojin, a young 23-year-old homosexual living in a society where he seems unable to find his place: the endless struggle of a minority within a minority. Program includes an exclusive interview with director Diako Yazdani.
April 8-11, 2021 at Splash Lagoon in Erie PA. The Best Little Run for Fun - annual events for Bears/Cubs, Daddy/Son, Otters/Wolfs, Chubs, Chasers and Friends! The theme this year: Bears in Space. DF 2020 was cancelled due to Covid-19 crisis. See details online:
Early June, 2021, (TBC). Normally an annual 10-day festival organized by the Pittsburgh Cultural Trust, that includes the Pittsburgh Jazz Live International Festival, Bluegrass Day, World Music Day, film, theater and performing arts presentations, art exhibitions, and more. See the website for info on artist line-ups and stage and gallery venues.
June 16, 2021 (TBC). Previous years' events have included: SUN Big Gay Picnic, noon at North Ridge w/ dancing at North Lodge; SAT/SUN Pridefest noon on Liberty Avenue between 6th and 10th Streets; SUN Pride Equality March, 12:30pm from Blvd. of the Allies. See their website for more on these and ongoing events throughout the year.
September, 2021 at Off the Wall Theater, 25 W Main St, Carnegie. Annual festival of 18 original one-act plays, each from different theater companies, grouped into six programs of three each. Some events this past year were cancelled or moved online. See updates on events at their website:
September 18-19, 2021, Monticue's Grove, Stahlstown, PA. Weekend demonstrations of the process of making linen from the flax plant. The festival site also offers homemade food, crafts, antique farm equipment, live music, a civil war encampment, a covered wagon train encampment and a staged Indian raid.
October 7-16, 2021, the 36th anniversary, with ten days of screenings of LGBT cinema, normally at the Row House Cinema, Pittsburgh. See their website for film titles, venue confirmation, and year-round screenings schedule. Approximately 20 programs are presented during the festival.