See our daily events listings for bars and clubs in the Charlotte area at the link below, followed by an editor's pick of events throughout the year.
Monthly, Thursday events at Woodshed, Charlotte. Bears, cubs, uniform, leather, industrial worker gear dance parties; Hot Bear dancers/ performers, Upcoming 2015 dates: May 16th, June 20th, July 18th, August 15th, September 19th. See facebook and below:
Monthly FLO Mix/ Match parties. Lesbians/ Ladies-only private/ discreet parties and travel events for Women who love Women.Various venues including the Drive-In Theatre, 2411 Badin Rd, Albemarle, NC. See also the VALENTINE'S DAY CRUISE, February 11-14, 2016 -- 5 day/ 4 night cruise, Miami to Key West, Florida, and Cozumel, Mexico.
April 23-26, 2015, at Theatre Charlotte, 501 Queens Rd. Annual LGBT Community Center of Charlotte program - LGBTQ films, talks, discussions, presentations by directors, writers and scholars from across USA. Films to include: To Be Takei, Tiger Orange, My Straight Son (Azul no tan rosa), Circle (Der Kreis), Tru Love, Out in the Night, The Dog, Boy Meets Girl, Eat With Me. More info:
August 15-16, 2015. The 3rd annual Charlotte Pride Parade: Sunday from Tryon Street, Uptown Charlotte. The 2-day festival features national, regional and local entertainers, musicians, bands, vending booths, art exhibitors, non-profits, political candidates, retailers + food stands. See more information at their website:
August 24-25, 2015, at The Bechtler. Drop in for 15-45 minutes for something different every 30 minutes in the performance spaces. Participants to include: Gay Men’s Chorus of Charlotte, One Voice Chorus, Charlotte Pride Band, Queen City Theater Company, Triptych Collective, StillOut, Gay Charlotte Film Festival, Stephanie Dykes, Joshua Burford/UNCC Multicultural Resource Center.
February 20, 2016, (last year at the Charlotte Convention Center). 1,500+ LGBT people/ straight allies; annual black-tie event to highlight the LGBT community fundraising year. To include prominent members of the NC LGBT community, HRC members and high-level donors, community and business leaders, elected officials, celebrities, family, friends and supporters.