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.
October 15, 2017, 4-9pm at The Rooftop at the G, 100 Dorrance St. Halloween. Fetish. Goth. Leather. Lace. Feirce lewqs welcome! Dj Dandylion. Wear all black! QUEER MONTHLY ROOFTOP Tea Dance/ monthly themes, hosts, special guests, specialty cocktails, dining menu! Firepits, sunset panoramic views of Providence. FREE! No Cover! DJ and dancing til 9pm. FREE event! Next date: November 19th.
October 15, 2017, 6-9pm at Providence Marriott Downtown. Rande Diantuono and Donald Buck Asprinio will receive the PYRAMID OF PRIDE award for enduring leadership in the fight for equality, and long standing commitment to the LGBTQ Community. Jen Bonin will receive the SPIRIT OF PRIDE award for her commitment and love; fundraiser, volunteer, and cheerleader, with camera in hand.
November 19, 2017, 6pm, Club West Dance Studio, 749 S Washington St, North Attleborough, MA. Cheer local LGBT celebrities with professional dance partners: Sean Barrett/ Viza D Klein; Bethany Robertson/ Calypso Phoenix Brown; Nicolás Rael/ Kira Stone; Libby Stackhouse/ Ashley Delgado; Ryan Burniston/ Farrah Fox; Alexander Coombs/ Tim Rondeau; Daniel Meath/ Complete Destruction.
June 16, 2018 (TBC), 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 7-12, 2018. Ranked among top 12 US film festivals. Six days of screenings, workshops, industry events & seminars, venues around Providence, celebrating the independent filmmaking spirit. High-profile premières, international features, documentaries, and shorts.
Mid-August, 2018 (TBC), 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.