See our daily events listings for bars and clubs in the Houston area at the link below, followed by an editor's pick of events throughout the year.
February 12 - March 22, 2015, at Sam Houston Race Park, under the Grand Chapiteau. Amaluna invites the audience to a mysterious island governed by Goddesses, guided by the cycles of the moon - with rites that honor femininity, renewal, rebirth, and balance, and the passing of insights and values from one generation to the next.
February 19-22, 2015. Each year after Fat Tuesday, "Let Us Entertain You" began as thanks to New Orleans post-Mardi Gras. Once Levi/leather BDSM, now welcomes all. Events: LUEY Run, TFL Hat Contest, Bar Hop, "Show of Shows," "Unofficial After Party," meals & more. Mardi Gras this year: Tuesday, February 17, 2015.
April 1-19, 2015 at the Alley Theatre @ UH (Mitchell Center for the Arts), 4116 Elgin, Houston. Arthur Miller’s first commercial success. Following World War II the Keller family hopes their son Larry, MIA for three years, will return home. As another son prepares to propose to Larry’s girlfriend, the Kellers confront realities and some family secrets.
April 11, 2015, 9pm-late, at RIPCORD, 715 Fairview Street, Houston, party for bears, cubs, friends and admirers, from San Francisco, DJ Ryan Jones (Los Angeles) $5 cover.
April 16, 2015, 7:30pm - 9pm at Audi Central Houston, 2120 Southwest Freeway, Houston. FREE and open to the public. No tickets are necessary. THere will be pleny of delicious nibbles and an OPEN BAR. All ages welcome but you must be 21+ to drink. Guest must show valid ID to verify legal age.
April 29 - May 24, 2015. Alley Theatre/ UH. Based on the ancient tale, the play revels in forbidden desires, broken hearts and grand passions. Seen through the eyes of the 'Unloved,' Tristan & Yseult blends comedy, live music and tender truths in an irresistible night of love! Adapted and directed by Emma Rice. Britain’s innovative and exciting Kneehigh theatre company.
June 21-28, 2015, annual events. Lots of food, music & festivities. Saturday June 27th noon Pride Parade begins 8:30pm at Milam St and Walker, then down Walker to Smith St - turn left turn, continues down Smith to Pease St. Festival starts at noon and ends at 7pm around City Hall, Herman Square and Tranquility Park. Celebrate with over 425,000 people + party at South Beach.
July, 2015, annual 5-day LGBT film festival at The Museum of Fine Arts, Houston, The Aurora Picture Show, and The Houston Museum of African American Culture. This past year saw 30 events and screenings focusing on the queer experience. See website for schedule details for upcoming screenings.
July - August 2015, annual festival now features influences from Rock, Funk, Salsa, Jazz, international music, funky flare and fun in Downtown Houston. See website for more.