Six Queer Things to Do in ATL this Weekend

The team behind La Choloteca, returning this Saturday to Star Bar.

The team behind La Choloteca, returning this Saturday to Star Bar.


Drag queens, Killer queens, Queerlesque, and boys in harnesses? With all of the rad things going on in Atlanta this weekend, WUSSY is here to help steer you in the right direction.

Check out some of the best shit happening in queer ATL this weekend. 
(( Click on event names for more info! ))

 

Baddest Bitch: David Bowie Edition – Friday, 10/21 @ Mary’s

“DJ Headmaster will be spinning a special ALL BOWIE late-nite set and throwing in lots of glitter jams throughout the evening that will have you screaming GLAM BAM THANK YOU MAAM.  Your host Miss Hydrangea Heath will be performing a tribute and entertaining the room throughout the evening. Special Guest Performance by Michael Robinson.”

 

Queer Youth Fest 2016 – Saturday, 10/22 @ Healium Center

“Showcasing some of the coolest LGBTQ Artists and Musicians from right here Atlanta.” Free all day festival produced by Georgia Equality and ACFLY and Queer Youth for Equality.

 

Mary and Friends - Saturday night at Red Light Cafe

Mary and Friends - Saturday night at Red Light Cafe

Mary and Friends! An Evening of Queer Performance – Saturday, 10/22 @ Red Light Café

“Join us for an evening showcasing queer performers from all over the South East! Keep the Atlanta Pride festivities going all month with this stellar lineup of performers: May Hemmer, Lola Deveux, Silver Kitsune, Edie Bellini, Anette Coquette, and Valentina Tiggular

Check out our special write up about this event HERE.

 

DEEP SOUTH presents Polyglamorous (SF) – Saturday, 10/22 @  Heretic

Vicki Powell’s monthly downsouth sweatfest is back with the Atlanta debut of POLYGLAMOROUS from San Francisco. Warm up sets by Ash Lauryn and The Dj Bri. Hosted by Hydrangea Heath, Robert Ansley, Omar Godwin, and more!

 

La Choloteca: Ley de Latinx – Saturday, 10/22 @ Star Bar

This month’s edition is DAY of the DEAD themed and costumes are encouraged (please be culturally respectful). This month’s lineup includes: DJ MAFIOSO, DJ ANONIMA, DJ SANTIAGO PARAMO, and special guest DJ LAYQA NUNA YAWAR (NYC).

From the organizers: "La Choloteca: Ley de Latinx" seeks to provide an inclusive, safe(r) and accessible space to celebrate the Latinx community. With sounds ranging from salsa, merengue y Kumbia hasta reggaeton, rock y pop en espanol, this event strives to honor our Amerindian and African roots.”

 

Tossed Salad – Sunday, 10/23 @ Burkhart’s Pub

Brigitte Bidet’s weekly grab bag of siqening drag returns this weekend with a fire lineup including Dax Exclamationpoint. You might remember Dax took a spin on season 8 of RuPaul’s Drag Race and we are super pumped to see her back in ATL!