April 24-27, 2014, at Theatre Charlotte, 501 Queens Rd. Annual program of the LGBT Community Center of Charlotte - LGBTQ films, talks, discussions, presentations by directors, writers and scholars from across USA. Films include: Stranger by the Lake; Pit Stop; Hot Guys with Guns; Valentine Road; Birthday Cake; I Am Divine; Stud Life; G.B.F (Gay Best Friend); TEST; Out in the Dark.
May 25, 2014, 1pm (part 1) & 7pm (part 2) at CAST, 2424 North Davidson St. Millennium Approaches - "The State of the Nation" --sexual, racial, religious, political and social issues during the Reagan years, as the AIDS epidemic spreads; Perestroika steers the characters from the opportunistic eighties to a new sense of community in the nineties.
June 6, 2014, 6:30-10:30pm at Center Stage, 2315 N Davidson St. An evening of both keynote and youth speakers, entertainment, art auction, updates on the great work of Time Out Youth, delicious food, cocktails and non-alcoholic beverages. Two complimentary drink tickets will be provided to each guest. Additional spirits available for cash purchase.
August 16-17, 2014. The 2nd annual 2014 Charlotte Pride Parade: Sunday 1pm, from Tryon Street, Uptown Charlotte. The 2-day Charlotte Pride 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, 2014, at The Bechtler Museum of Modern Art, 420 S Tryon St. Drop in, stay for 15-45 minutes - something different will happen every 30 minutes in the performance spaces. Free admission. For short movies and special film showings throughout the year see the Gay Charlotte Film Festival site.