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Gay New Orleans

Get togethers in and around New Orleans for fun and frolic
Renegade Bears of Louisiana - On Hold

Monthly Beer Bust, 3rd Fridays at Phoenix Bar + almost monthly Alphabet Soup dine out events. Special events throughout the year, especially for Mardi Gras + Southern Decadence. No monthly meetings/ organized organically. ...we like to keep it loose. Want to join us? Just show up!
Burlesque, drag, cabaret, comedy, music, spoken word...
Allways Lounge - October-November 2020

Events include: Swingin’ Sundays! Burlesque Bingo + live band; Queerly Beloved dance party; Burlesque Bingo w/ Lefty Lucy; Sundown Striptease(burlesque); New Orleans Improv Festival; Sisters of St. Claude(Drag); Queer Mountain; Tits+Bits burlesque; ClownsTown; Sisters of St. Claude classic drag; Clowntown(sideshow); Van Ella Bordella; Blues Night; Comedy.
Featuring the Lube Wrestling Contest
Neon Burgundy’s Jock Strap Cabaret

November 27 + December 25, 2020, 11:30pm-2am. Monthly night presented by NEON Burgundy​. Drag and wrestling for $10 a head. Sign ups open to all, show at midnight. Wrestling and Drag get underway shortly after sign ups. See more upcoming dates at:
Music in the streets
French Quarter Festival 2021

April 8-12, 2021. Annual music festival & parades. Music stages are located at Jackson Square, Woldenberg Riverfront Park, Bourbon St, Royal St, Bienville St, the French Market, St. Mary’s at the Ursuline Convent, and Louisiana State Museum's Old U.S. Mint. Special events at locations throughout the French Quarter. See the website for more details, closer to the date.
Since 1971
New Orleans Gay Pride 2021

June, 2021. Three-day weekend. Kick-Off party + Variety Show + Washington Sq Park Festival + Saturday evening Pride Parade through the French Quarter, then dance and Sunday Tea-Dance. For updates/ details see fb or website below:
French Quarter Festivals
Satchmo SummerFest

July 30 - August 1, 2021 (TBC). The premier American Jazz Festival dedicated to the life, legacy, and music of New Orleans' native son, Louis "Satchmo" Armstrong. See lineup and schedules as announced, at their website:
Top gay Labor Day Weekend destination
Southern Decadence 2021 New Orleans

September 2-6, 2021. Annual Labor Day THU-MON Weekend celebrations, 100,000+ crowds; around-the-clock street/ dance parties; parade through the French Quarter. Revelers may shock some tourists (much to their delight!). Events include: Big Dick Contest, FRIDAY Parade, Boys on Parade Strip Contest, Outdoor Concert, Hot Ass Contest, SUNDAY Parade, T-Dance, Midnight Party, Closing Party.