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Joy

The seminal Edinburgh gay night returns.

Studio 24, Edinburgh

Sat 27 Sep

£10 in advance; £15 on the door / 0131 558 3758

The clubnight celebrates its 21st birthday with Maggie and Alan, Trendy Wendy, Sally F, Brett King and DJ Michelle.

  • 22:30 – 03:00

Briefs - The Second Coming

An entertaining mix of cabaret, burlesque, modern circus theatre and drag from the seven-strong troupe, presenting a sequined-filled, fun show. Featuring Shivahhah, 'Captain Kidd', Dallas Dellaforce, and from the Tom Tom Crew and CIRCA ZOO, Ben Lewis.

The London Wonderground Spiegeltent, SE1

Tue 2 Sep

£15.50 / 0844 545 8282

  • 19:30

Wed 3 Sep

£15.50 / 0844 545 8282

  • 19:30

Thu 4 Sep

£15.50 / 0844 545 8282

  • 19:30
…and 21 more dates until 28 Sep

Hot Mess

Gay club night describing itself as 'an irregular party for irregular folks', where the focus is on the music, which is a heady mix of disco, hi-NRG, acid house, Italo and electro from the safe hands of DJ Simonotron (Club for Heroes/Devil Disco Club).

The Poetry Club, Glasgow

Sat 13 Sep

£6 / 0141 357 7246

  • 22:00 – 02:00

Sat 11 Oct

£6 / 0141 357 7246

  • 22:00 – 02:00

Sat 8 Nov

£6 / 0141 357 7246

  • 22:00 – 02:00

Sat 13 Dec

£6 / 0141 357 7246

  • 22:00 – 02:00

The Lady Boys of Bangkok: Glamorous Amorous

The Lady Boys present their world-famous show with renditions of J-Lo, Whitney, Kylie et al.

King George's Hall, Blackburn

Mon 6 Oct

£21.50 (£20) / 01254 582579

  • 19:30

Realness

Ayana Christian, mother of the House of Khan in the ballroom community; Michael Robertson Garçon, father of the House of Garçon; Reina Gossett, Fred Moten and Charlene Sinclair discuss the notion of 'realness' with reference to race, sex and gender.

Tramway, Glasgow

Sun 28 Sep

£6 for Sunday pass; £14 for weekend pass / 0845 330 3501

Part of ARIKA14 Episode 6: Make a Way Out of No Way.

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Yes!

Launched by a group of friends who want a gay night that plays indie and guitar bands, the emphasis is firmly on music from classic artists such as David Bowie, The Smiths and Blondie and cutting edge acts like Django Django, Band of Skulls and Grimes.

The Flying Duck, Glasgow

Fri 5 Sep

Free before midnight; £5 after (Students £3) / 0141 564 1450

  • 20:00 – 03:00

Fri 3 Oct

Free before midnight; £5 after (Students £3) / 0141 564 1450

  • 20:00 – 03:00

Sat 1 Nov

Free before midnight; £5 after (Students £3) / 0141 564 1450

  • 20:00 – 03:00

Fri 5 Dec

Free before midnight; £5 after / 0141 564 1450

  • 20:00 – 03:00

212

Urban, hip hop and R&B courtesy of DJs Jon Boi, Ahmed, Hix, Mo K, Tando and Connor Coates.

El Divino, Belfast

Fri 5 Sep

£6; £4 guestlist

  • 22:00

Fri 12 Sep

£6; £4 guestlist

  • 22:00

Fri 19 Sep

£6; £4 guestlist

  • 22:00

Fri 26 Sep

£6; £4 guestlist

  • 22:00

The Afterparty

Resident DJs play house, dance and chart.

Fuel, Hull

Sat 6 Sep

Phone for prices / 01482 228436

  • 02:00 – 06:00 (Sunday morning)

Sat 13 Sep

Phone for prices / 01482 228436

  • 02:00 – 06:00 (Sunday morning)

Sat 20 Sep

Phone for prices / 01482 228436

  • 02:00 – 06:00 (Sunday morning)

Sat 27 Sep

Phone for prices / 01482 228436

  • 02:00 – 06:00 (Sunday morning)

A:M

Promising 'the naughtiest party for the dirtiest boyz', there's an amateur strip contest, giveaways, gogo dancers and the intriguingly named 'Scally Alley'.

Fire, London SW8

Fri 5 Sep

£7–£12 / 020 3242 0040

  • 23:00 – 11:00

Fri 12 Sep

£7–£12 / 020 3242 0040

  • 23:00 – 11:00

Fri 19 Sep

£7–£12 / 020 3242 0040

  • 23:00 – 11:00
…and 48 more dates until 21 Aug 2015

Arthur Jafa and Kara Keeling: Touching the Imperceptible

Cinematographer, director and cultural critic Arthur Jafa and Prof Kara Keeling of USC, author of The Witch's Flight: The Cinematic, the Black Femme, and the Image of Common Sense, in a (kind of) conversation about blackness, queerness and cinema.

Tramway, Glasgow

Sat 27 Sep

£6 for Saturday pass; £14 for weekend pass / 0845 330 3501

Part of ARIKA14 Episode 6: Make a Way Out of No Way.

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Bar Wotever

DJ JoBunny, Hug the DJ, DJ Malteazer and DJ Tres Bien supply an eclectic mix, including indie, punk, retro, alternative, pop and rock.

Royal Vauxhall Tavern, London SE11

Tue 2 Sep

£5 / 020 7820 1222

  • 19:00

Tue 9 Sep

£5 / 020 7820 1222

  • 19:00

Tue 16 Sep

£5 / 020 7820 1222

  • 19:00
…and 2 more dates until 30 Sep

Beartrap

Resident DJs on rotation play dance, house and party tunes.

Manbar, London WC2H

Mon 8 Sep

Free / 020 7434 2567

  • 21:00 – 03:30

Mon 15 Sep

Free / 020 7434 2567

  • 21:00 – 03:30

Mon 22 Sep

Free / 020 7434 2567

  • 21:00 – 03:30
…and 5 more dates until 27 Oct

Beehayve: Gay Women's Mingling Night

BEEHAYVE offer monthly queer mingling nights for local lesbians and queer women who enjoy socialising away from Soho's club life.

Hackney Picturehouse, London E8

Sat 6 Sep

£2 / 0871 902 5734

  • 20:00 – 01:00

Bi & Beyond

Informal space for bisexual (and beyond) people to get together for social activities.

LGBT Centre for Health & Wellbeing, Edinburgh

Wed 3 Sep

Free / 0131 523 1100

  • 19:00 – 21:00

Wed 17 Sep

Free / 0131 523 1100

  • 19:00 – 21:00

Big Gay Friday

Pop, disco, commercial dance, R&B and funky house from resident DJs.

Cruz 101, Manchester

Fri 5 Sep

£6 guestlist; £1 ( £5) / 0161 950 0101

  • 23:00 – 06:00

Fri 12 Sep

£6 guestlist; £1 ( £5) / 0161 950 0101

  • 23:00 – 06:00

Fri 19 Sep

£6 guestlist; £1 ( £5) / 0161 950 0101

  • 23:00 – 06:00

Fri 26 Sep

£6 guestlist; £1 ( £5) / 0161 950 0101

  • 23:00 – 06:00
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The Big LGBT Music Jam

Music-making in a creative and supportive environment. Bring an instrument (which could be your voice) and join in with singing, playing or just listening.

LGBT Centre for Health & Wellbeing, Edinburgh

Sat 6 Sep

Free / 0131 523 1100

  • 13:00 – 16:00

Sat 4 Oct

Free / 0131 523 1100

  • 13:00 – 16:00

Sat 1 Nov

Free / 0131 523 1100

  • 13:00 – 16:00

Sat 6 Dec

Free / 0131 523 1100

  • 13:00 – 16:00

Bijou: The Cocktail Social for Gay Women

A unique evening for women to mingle, have a few drinks and socialise in a welcoming, all-inclusive atmosphere.

Cos Bar, London EC4V

Mon 8 Sep

£7.50 advance prepay guestlist; £10 on the door. / 020 7329 9940

  • 20:00 – 02:00

Bingay

Drag superstar Mitzi Macintosh presents the Australian bingo sensation, raising funds for Cancer is a Drag.

Manbar, London WC2H

Mon 8 Sep

Free (£5 per game) / 020 7434 2567

  • 20:00

Mon 15 Sep

Free (£5 per game) / 020 7434 2567

  • 20:00

Mon 22 Sep

Free (£5 per game) / 020 7434 2567

  • 20:00
…and 13 more dates until 22 Dec

Clydeside Wedding and Civil Partnership Show

More than 70 Scottish wedding suppliers spread across two rooms, plus a music showcase and other surprises, to help you get set for your big day.

Fifteen Ninety Nine, Glasgow

Sun 2 Nov

Sun 15 Mar 2015

Free

  • 10:00 – 16:00

Edinburgh Gay Men's Book Group

A book club for gents with a lust for reading. All types of books considered.

LGBT Centre for Health & Wellbeing, Edinburgh

Wed 24 Sep

Free / 0131 523 1100

  • 19:00 – 21:00

Wed 22 Oct

Free / 0131 523 1100

  • 19:00 – 21:00
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Friday at Rupert Street Bar

Resident DJs play disco, club classics and uplifting house.

Rupert Street Bar, London W1D

Fri 5 Sep

Phone for prices / 0207 4943059

  • 21:00

Fri 12 Sep

Phone for prices / 0207 4943059

  • 21:00

Fri 19 Sep

Phone for prices / 0207 4943059

  • 21:00

Fri 26 Sep

Phone for prices / 0207 4943059

  • 21:00

G Spot

Comedy, cabaret and 'camparet' with host Jojo Sutherland and a host of different guests each time.

The Stand, Edinburgh

Tue 2 Sep

£5 / 0131 558 7272

  • 20:30

Tue 7 Oct

£5 / 0131 558 7272

  • 20:30

Icebreakers

Social group for people who want to make new friends in LGBT company, now at the lovely and friendly Regent Bar and organised by the LGBT Centre for Health & Wellbeing.

The Regent, Edinburgh

Wed 24 Sep

Free / 0131 661 8198

  • 19:30 – 21:30

Wed 22 Oct

Free / 0131 661 8198

  • 19:30 – 21:30

Wed 26 Nov

Free / 0131 661 8198

  • 19:30 – 21:30

Just for Men

One of Edinburgh's newest LGBT-friendly pubs welcomes gay, bisexual and trans men to meet up as part of a new social group.

Woodland Creatures, Edinburgh

Wed 10 Sep

Free / 0131 629 5509

  • 18:30 – 20:30

Wed 8 Oct

Free / 0131 629 5509

  • 18:30 – 20:30

Wed 12 Nov

Free / 0131 629 5509

  • 18:30 – 20:30

Wed 10 Dec

Free / 0131 629 5509

  • 18:30 – 20:30

#Pleased

Mixed club night where the emphasis is on FUN.

The Green Carnation, London W1D

Sat 6 Sep

£7–£15 / 020 8123 4267

  • 22:00 – 03:00
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