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63 events

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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 3 Apr

£7–£12 / 020 3242 0040

  • 23:00 – 11:00 A:M Fire, London

Fri 10 Apr

£7–£12 / 020 3242 0040

  • 23:00 – 11:00 A:M Fire, London

Fri 17 Apr

£7–£12 / 020 3242 0040

  • 23:00 – 11:00 A:M Fire, London
…and 18 more dates until 21 Aug

Hot Mess

Queer dance party where the focus is on the music, which is a heady mix of pop classics, obscure synthwave, house, techno and disco from the safe hands of DJ Simonotron.

The Poetry Club, Glasgow

Sat 11 Apr

£6 / 0141 357 7246

  • 22:00 – 02:00 Hot Mess The Poetry Club, Glasgow

Sat 9 May

£6 / 0141 357 7246

  • 22:00 – 02:00 Hot Mess The Poetry Club, Glasgow

Sat 13 Jun

£6 / 0141 357 7246

  • 22:00 – 02:00 Hot Mess The Poetry Club, Glasgow

Sat 11 Jul

£6 / 0141 357 7246

  • 22:00 – 02:00 Hot Mess The Poetry Club, Glasgow

Birdcage

An alternative LGBT night playing house, electro and disco.

Broadcast, Glasgow

Fri 3 Apr

Free / 0141 332 7304

With Elliot Castro.

  • 23:00 – 03:00 Birdcage Broadcast, Glasgow

Duckie

Pop and indie.

Royal Vauxhall Tavern, London SE11

Sat 4 Apr

£6 / 020 7820 1222

  • 21:00 Duckie Royal Vauxhall Tavern, London

Sat 11 Apr

£6 / 020 7820 1222

  • 21:00 Duckie Royal Vauxhall Tavern, London

Sat 18 Apr

£6 / 020 7820 1222

  • 21:00 Duckie Royal Vauxhall Tavern, London
…and 32 more dates until 28 Nov

Garlands Bedlam April Excursion

The Liverpool gay club heads to a new venue.

O2 Academy Liverpool

Sun 5 Apr

prices vary / 0844 477 2000

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ShuttleScots Badminton Club

Regular open sessions for all abilities with Edinburgh's own friendly and inclusive lesbian, gay, transgender and bisexual badminton group. It's a fun and easy sport to pick up, with plenty of punning opportunities to boot.

Meadowbank Sports Centre, Edinburgh

Tue 31 Mar

£3 (Members £2.50) / 0131 661 5351

Tue 7 Apr

£3 (Members £2.50) / 0131 661 5351

Tue 14 Apr

£3 (Members £2.50) / 0131 661 5351

…and 46 more dates until 1 Mar 2016

ARIKA15 Episode 7: We Can't Live Without Our Lives

A five-day exploration of notions about care in society, with radio shows, live performances, talks, discussions and films, featuring Brazil's Ueinzz Theatre, Laurence Rassel and Terre Thaemlitz, Hortense J Spillers and Denise Ferreira da Silva, Park McArthur and Constantina Zavitsanos and others.

Tramway, Glasgow

Wed 15 Apr

Times & prices vary / 0845 330 3501

Thu 16 Apr

Times & prices vary / 0845 330 3501

Fri 17 Apr

Times & prices vary / 0845 330 3501

…and 2 more dates until 19 Apr

ARTIST ROOMS: Diane Arbus

Compelling collection of works by the photographer who was repeatedly drawn to the fringes of society.

Kirkcaldy Galleries

Tue 31 Mar

Free

Wed 1 Apr

Free

Thu 2 Apr

Free

…and 59 more dates until 31 May

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 31 Mar

£5 / 020 7820 1222

Tue 7 Apr

£5 / 020 7820 1222

Tue 14 Apr

£5 / 020 7820 1222

…and 32 more dates until 24 Nov

BearScotFest

Those cuddly fellas at the Bear Scots once again welcome 'bears, cubs, chasers, otters and admirers' for a weekend of furry fun at the largest bear event in Britain. The festival includes multiple parties and club nights, brunches and the crowning of Mr BearScot.

Various venues: Edinburgh

Fri 9 Oct

Times & prices vary

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Big Saturday Night Out

DJ Lotty and DJ Primani spin pop, retro hits and R&B.

The Village, Birmingham

Sat 4 Apr

Times to be confirmed / Phone for prices / 0121 622 4742

Sat 11 Apr

Times to be confirmed / Phone for prices / 0121 622 4742

Sat 18 Apr

Times to be confirmed / Phone for prices / 0121 622 4742

…and 6 more dates until 30 May

Opera House & Winter Gardens, Blackpool

Sat 13 Jun

Free / 0870 380 1111

Sun 14 Jun

Free / 0870 380 1111

Blue Monday

An LGBTQ live music night showcasing up-and-comers from London in a vibrant and welcoming atmosphere.

The Boogaloo, London N6

Mon 13 Apr

Free / 020 8340 2928

Mon 11 May

Free / 020 8340 2928

Mon 8 Jun

Free / 020 8340 2928

…and 6 more dates until 14 Dec

Chapter Ten Presents

House and electronic music from Steffi, Pariah, Dan Beaumont and Charlie Porter.

Autumn Street Studio, London E3

Sun 5 Apr

£16

Cunx Tuesday

DJ Harvey Adam plays R&B, electro, house, dance anthems and pop.

Freedom Bar, London W1F

Tue 31 Mar

Phone for prices / 020 7437 3490

Tue 7 Apr

Phone for prices / 020 7437 3490

Tue 14 Apr

Phone for prices / 020 7437 3490

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Dickie Beau: Blackouts

  • Directed by: Jan willem van den Bosch

Performance artist Beau explores the dark sides of icons including Judy Garland and Marilyn Monroe to a soundscape which includes excerpts from audio tapes of Monroe's final interview conducted by journalist Richard Meryman.

Bristol Old Vic

Fri 15 May

£12 (£8) / 0117 987 7877

Sat 16 May

£12 (£8) / 0117 987 7877

The Showroom, Chichester

Thu 24 Sep

See website for details / 01243 816000

Douchebag: Sacri-licious!

DJs Laurence del Rey and Mchl Kelly spin funk and synth-heavy pop.

The Star Of Bethnal Green, London E2

Fri 3 Apr

£3 / 020 7729 0167

Eighty-Three

The L Word's Planet meets Sex and the City when Eighty-Three - the new and exclusive drinks party for bisexual and bicurious women - launches Thursday October 23rd, at the stylish and award-winning Aquum.

Aquum Bar, London SW4

Thu 2 Apr

£7.50 / 020 7627 2726

Thu 14 May

£7.50 / 020 7627 2726

Thu 25 Jun

£7.50 / 020 7627 2726

…and 6 more dates until 10 Dec

Elegies From Angels, Punks and Raging Queens

An evening of free verse set to blues, jazz and rhythm and blues, celebrating the lives of AIDS victims.

Criterion Theatre, London W1V

Sun 31 May

£30–£40 / 0844 847 1778

Family Pride Festival

A festival for LGBT families and their friends, featuring arts, activities and music.

Barnswood Scout Camp, Macclesfield

Fri 7 Aug

Prices vary

Sat 8 Aug

Prices vary

Sun 9 Aug

Prices vary

Mon 10 Aug

Prices vary

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Femme Dating Manchester

Pink Lobster Dating's Celebrated Fancy a Femme is now in Manchester!

Tribeca, Manchester

Sun 26 Apr

£17.95 / 0161 236 8300

Friday at Ku Bar

VJ Pablo and DJs Rodrigo and DJ Prince Persona spin house and dance.

Ku Bar, London WC2H

Fri 3 Apr

£5 / 020 7437 4303

Fri 10 Apr

£5 / 020 7437 4303

Fri 17 Apr

£5 / 020 7437 4303

…and 6 more dates until 29 May

G-A-Y Camp Attack

Unabashedly cheesy retro hits from the 1970s to the noughties for an energetic gay crowd.

Heaven, London WC2N

Fri 3 Apr

W/flyer free, free w/wristband from G-A-Y Bar / 0844 847 2351

Fri 10 Apr

W/flyer free, free w/wristband from G-A-Y Bar / 0844 847 2351

Fri 17 Apr

W/flyer free, free w/wristband from G-A-Y Bar / 0844 847 2351

…and 6 more dates until 29 May

London Gay Men's Chorus: The Love Show

The London Gay Men's Chorus (the largest gay choir in Europe) perform a programme that explores affairs of the heart in all their glory.

Cadogan Hall, London SW1X

Fri 5 Jun

£15–£38 / 020 7730 4500

Sat 6 Jun

£15–£38 / 020 7730 4500

Mightier: Political Poetry Night

Open mic hosted by Suky Goodfellow, with a 15 minute set from featured performer Agnes Török – Loud Poet. Issues such as social justice, inequality, class, the state, refugees, disability and mental illness, LGBT+ rights, public services and money can be considered for spoken word pieces, though the possibilities are not…

Area C Coffeehouse, Edinburgh

Wed 15 Apr

Free / 0131 553 6083

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