With so many event invites clogging up our casual Facebook stalking, it can be difficult to filter out the good from the garbage. WUSSY is here to help you decide where to spend your money, time, and emotional labor - so you don't have to reclaim it later. Here is our roundup of go-to events scheduled within the city limits this week.
Y'all don't get a Queer Day of Rest this week—it's Halloween season, bitch!
Click the names to read more about each event!
Monday, October 23
Lords Of Acid @ Masquerade
Tuesday, October 24
Atlanta Mayoral Forum: Racial and Social Justice @ Ahavath Achim Synagogue
Don't miss the forum with Atlanta's 2017 mayoral candidates, moderated by Bill Nigut from Georgia Public Broadcasting. Topics include racial and social justice. This event is free, but be sure to register in advance here.
Wednesday, October 25
HealiUm's: Open Studio Wednesdays @ Healium Center
HealiUm's Open Studio Wednesdays is billed as "creative therapy for your busy life". A place where you don't need to worry about any artistic skills and your art/music won't be judged. All Healium event are BYOB. 6pm-10pm
Thursday, October 26
The SugarBoyz @ Drunken Unicorn
Not quite drag. Not quite not drag. LaRico (ICON) leads the way in a new nightlife event featuring androgynous & femme performers. Get ready to werk, twerk & sissy that walk to The Drunken Unicorn. Also featuring Michael Robinson, Evari, Titus, and more! $6 presale tickets here
Friday, October 27
Horrors Of Old Hollywood Halloween Party @ Lost-n-Found Youth
Lost-n-Found Youth are pushing aside the clothing racks and opening the dance floor for a Halloween-themed fundraising party. Come help them raise money for Atlanta's homeless LGBTQ+ youth! Doors open at 8pm, costume contest at 10pm. Donations accepted at the door! More info here
Mary's annual Friday night costume contest is sure to be a scream! DJ Headmaster will be in charge of making your booties shake-n-quake all night with classic horror films playing in the background. Never a cover! 10pm
Saturday, October 28
Shalloween Dance Party with MILK of Rupaul's Drag Race @ The Heretic
Come bump uglies with Atlanta's undead weirdos, hosted by Milk of RuPaul's Drag Race, who was recently announced to be competing on the upcoming All Stars Season 3. Featuring a bangin' costume contest and performances by Hydrangea Heath, Brigitte Bidet, Mystery Meat, and Milk herself. Music by AASHA and DJ Headmaster. Meet & Greet and general admission available here. 10pm
Sunday, October 29
The Rocky Horror Show @ Out Front Theatre
This is your last chance to see Out Front Theatre's fantastic production of Rocky Horror Show! Out Front is Atlanta's only theatre dedicated to telling the stories that speak to the LGBTQ+ experience, and this production kicks off their second season. End your weekend with a bang, or click the link to see more performance days & times. Special matinee - 3pm Sunday