February 2-12, 2017, Neuhaus/Alley Theatre. Over two weekends: 3 new play readings, 2 new play workshop performances, and world premiere of Syncing Ink. Readings and workshop performances FREE and open to the public. Reservations recommended. Feb 3 - Mar 5 - Syncing Ink - Gordon wants to rap, thinking it will gain him respect, admiration, and the attention of a beautiful woman.
February 25, 2017, 4-9pm, Neon Boots. Food Social Meet+Greet; Investiture; Show of the Newly Invested Line of Succession of Reign XXXIII and any Out of Town Guests wishing to perform, MC'd by Imperial Prince + Princess Royale XXXIII. Celebrate Reign XXXII accomplishments of His Imperial Majesty Domenic Cusano Emperor XXXII and Her Imperial Majesty Monica Paredes Empress XXXII.
March 2-5, 2017. 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 28, 2017.
March 3, 2017, 9pm-late, at RIPCORD, 715 Fairview Street, Houston. LUEY WEEKEND party, packed-with-Bearracuda-beef, for bears, cubs, friends and admirers. The party from San Francisco, with DJ MATT STANDS (Seattle). $5 cover.
March 31 - April 2, 2017 at Diamond T Arena, Denton, TX. A three-day weekend IGRA Sanctioned Rodeo at an indoor climate controlled arena. Full rodeo events, vendor stalls, music and entertainment, food and drinks.
June 18-25, 2017, annual events. Lots of food, music & festivities. Past year Saturday Pride Parade from Milam St and Walker, then down Walker to Smith St - left turn down Smith to Pease St. Festival from noon to 7pm around City Hall, Herman Square and Tranquility Park. Celebration with over 425,000 people.
Late July, 2017, past year screenings at MFA, Houston, Rice Cinema, and HMAAC. Annual film festival presenting programs by, about, and of interest to the gay, lesbian, bisexual, transgender and queer community. See updates on their website:
August 5, 2017 (TBC) - past year: 7pm at The Ballroom at Warehouse Live, 813 Saint Emanuel St. Annual festival now features influences from Rock, Funk, Salsa, Jazz, international music, funky flare and fun in Downtown Houston. See website for updates for 2017 event.