First Fridays, 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, cover: $8.
Events throughout the year at Providence Eagle and The Alley. Meetings at Jim Maciel's Home (FLAG President), Dartmouth, MA. E-mail Events@FitsLikeAGlove.org for directions. Look for information on the December FLAG Xmas Party, the August Anniversary Weekend - and more info, at their website:
Third Wednesday of the month, 7pm at Books on the Square, 471 Angell St, Providence. Lively, funny, intellectual, low-brow, agitated, topical, autobiographical--our discussions cover a lot of territory, depending on the book being discussed and the members who attend.
May 12-13, 2017, at Providence Eagle. FRI 8:30pm Cocktail Hour, 10pm Meet + Greet, 11pm-1am Raffle. SAT 11am Contestant Interview, 2pm Cigar Social, 7pm Mr Providence Eagle Contest, 10pm Afterglow Victory Party. Produced by Sir Rick Valentino. MC/ Entertainer: Shawnna Alexander. Hotel: Hotel Providence, 139 Mathewson St. May 20th Send-Off Party for IML.
May 15, 2017, 12-6pm at Aurora Providence, 276 Westminster St. Drink, dance, and enjoy drag performances by local queens! Hosted by: Annie B Frank + Pulp Friction. Performances from 9pm with a dazzling array of artists and musicians will, in part, benefit an organization selected as the chosen beneficiary of the month. All FUTURE MONDAY shows are free and open to the public.
May 20, 2017, 8pm at Columbus Theater. A new kind of porn: short dirty movies, each less than five minutes, not by porn stars, but people who want to be for a weekend. Filmmakers/ stars show what they think is hot, sexy, creative and kinky, their turn-ons/ craziest fantasies. Carefully curated cornucopia of body types, shapes, ages, colors, sexualities, genders, kinks, and fetishes
May 21, 2017, 3-9pm at The Rooftop at the G, 100 Dorrance St. Open to all! Just wear all white! Costumes, drag + feirce lewqs are always welcome 18+ / 21+ to drink with ID. FREE event! No Cover! New England's Third Sundays QUEER MONTHLY ROOFTOP Tea Dance at Providence G with monthly themes, hosts, special guests + more!
June 17, 2017, RI PrideFest & Illuminated Night Parade. 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 8-13, 2017. 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.
Mid August, 2017, Saturday 1pm-1am on Empire Street. The 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.