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.
June 18, 2016, 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.
July 16, 2016, 9pm at the Providence Eagle, 124 Snow St. Leather men's informal social. See website for more upcoming events:
July 26, 2016, at AS220. 7:30-8:30pm: And Now No Flip Flops? Meet Eliza: divorced with an ex-wife she couldn’t legally marry and cross-country co-custody of their 72 pound dog. 8:30-9:30: This Gonna Be on the Test, Miss? - A solo show written and performed by Ronna J Levy. 9:30-10:30: Enter Here - a one person performance by multi-media artist Richard Goulis.
July 27, 2016, 7- 8pm: Streetcar to Nazareth - "...Words Sounds Noises Movements Scenery Lights into the foaming ferocious sea…" 8-9pm: Black + White + Santa Claus = 23 - Barefoot Bill Pacer, w/ an aversion to shoes, strolls thru life w/ joy + candor. 9-10pm: Lifepoems in Motion - theater/dance performance by Kevin Olson + Lilly Cataldi; percussion by Michael Goldberg.
July 28, 2016 at AS220. 7-8pm: black+white+Santa Claus=23. 8-9pm: The Immaculate Big Bang - comedian Bill Santiago searches for answers/ laughs at the border of science and religion, explores the comic nature of the cosmic quest for understanding existence, life and death. 9-10pm: Lifepoems in Motion.10-11pm: Veja Doolittle, Back in Town - a charming and melancholy piece of theater...
August 9-14, 2016. 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.
August 12-14, 2016, 9pm at Providence Eagle. the FLAG 25th Anniversary Weekend. Men and women compete in five categories to become Mr or Ms FLAG in their best fetish wear and GLOVES. The winner represents FLAG for one year. Wear your gloves, leather and boots. Saturday Victory Party. Sunday annual potluck cookout at Jim Maciel's house in Dartmouth, MA. See website for more info:
August 13, 2016, 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.