February 21-23, 2014. FRI: Mr RI Bear 2014, Kevin Carlson at the Providence Eagle Karaoke Party; late night 1am-4am food/ fun hosted by New England Rubber Men. SAT: Bear Fair, Bear Soup Social, Pool Party, Bear Buffet Dinner, then "BlueBEARy Ball" at the Providence Eagle. SUN: Farewell Brunch Buffet. Host Hotel: Best Western Providence-Seekonk. 45 Mink St, Seekonk, MA.
March 1, 2014, 9pm at Providence Eagle. Wear your gloves, leather and boots. Upcoming events: May 10th - GloveNBoot Night Providence Eagle; August 8-10th - the FLAG 23rd Anniversary weekend and 21st Annual Potluck Cookout!; November 1st - GloveNBoot Night, at Providence Eagle. See website for more info:
March 7, 2014, 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: Mr Morris will spin for the kickoff night. Cover: $8.
March 7-9, 2014 The Yellow Brick Road leads to the Stadium Theatre in Woonsocket, as Dorothy and Toto are swept away by a tornado and realize they're not in Kansas anymore! With a myriad of creative costumes, colorful sets and score played by a live orchestra. Coming: March 14th - Romeo & Juliet; March 15th - Sleeping Beauty Ballet.
April 4, 2014, 6:30pm to Midnight at Roger Williams Park Casino. "The biggest and most outrageous dance party of 2014!" Live music by Superchief Trio, hors d’oeuvres, light dinner fare and delicious cocktails all night long! Proceeds from the evening will provide essential funds for AIDS Care Ocean State to continue to provide services to over 2,500 clients.
April 26, 2014 6-11pm at the Providence Biltmore Hotel, 11 Dorrance St. Celebrating the stepdown of Emperor XXI Scott Diamond McMahon and Empress XXI Gia Deveroux. 6-9pm Monarch Voting; Cocktails at 6pm; Dinner at 7pm; Ball to begin at 8pm SHARP. Tickets, $80, can be purchased at icricoronationxxii.eventbrite.com - See website for Thurs/Fri lead-up events at Wheels and Dark Lady:
June 14, 2014, 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 5-10, 2014. 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.
August 9, 2014 (tentative date), 1pm-1am. 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.