After 5pm, LGBT

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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 Annexe at the Liquid Room, Edinburgh

Fri 27 Feb

£4 before 11.30pm; £6 after / 0131 225 2564

  • 23:00 – 03:00 Hot Mess The Annexe at the Liquid Room, Edinburgh

The Poetry Club, Glasgow

Sat 14 Mar

£6 / 0141 357 7246

  • 22:00 – 02:00 Hot Mess 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
…and 2 more dates until 11 Jul

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

Super Electric Party Machine Presents WUT!?CLUB

Where you going tonight? WUT?!CLUB. What? The latest cutting edge East London club, WUT?!CLUB from Larry Tee & AttackAttackAttack caters to a fashionable gay/mixed crowd every Friday at The Shelter, 267 Kingsland Road.

The Shelter, London E2

Fri 27 Feb

£10

Fri 6 Mar

£10

Fri 13 Mar

£10

…and 2 more dates until 27 Mar

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 27 Feb

£7–£12 / 020 3242 0040

  • 23:00 – 11:00 A:M Fire, London

Fri 6 Mar

£7–£12 / 020 3242 0040

  • 23:00 – 11:00 A:M Fire, London

Fri 13 Mar

£7–£12 / 020 3242 0040

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

Little Nan's Right Royal House Party

House party organised by Little Nan with a blimmin royal ambiance.

98 Greenwich High Road, London SE10

Fri 27 Feb

Free / 07792 205375

Sat 28 Feb

Free / 07792 205375

Fri 6 Mar

Free / 07792 205375

…and 3 more dates until 14 Mar back to top

Heather Peace

Concert from singer and actress Heather Peace, star of Lip Service, London's Burning and Waterloo Road.

All Saints Church, Hove

Thu 26 Mar

£25.31 / 01273 733331

The Jazz Cafe, London NW1

Wed 25 Mar

£22.50 / 0844 847 2514

Sheffield Cathedral

Sat 14 Mar

£25.31 / 0114 256 5656

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GLITCH’s Glorious Opening

Glasgow's queer film festival kicks off with a night of spoken word, short films and live music. Booking is essential.

CCA, Glasgow

Thu 19 Mar

Free (ticketed) / 0141 352 4900

Part of GLITCH.

There Were Two Brothers

Performance about two brothers.

Eden Court Theatre and Cinema, Inverness

Thu 5 Mar

£12 (£10; Under 18s £7) / 01463 234234

Wow

Residents and guests supply commercial house and dance.

Freedom Bar, London W1F

Sat 28 Feb

Phone for prices / 020 7437 3490

  • 22:00 – 03:00 Wow Freedom Bar, London

Sat 7 Mar

Phone for prices / 020 7437 3490

  • 22:00 – 03:00 Wow Freedom Bar, London

Sat 14 Mar

Phone for prices / 020 7437 3490

  • 22:00 – 03:00 Wow Freedom Bar, London
…and 2 more dates until 28 Mar

LGBT Adoption & Fostering Evening

If you've any questions about LGBT fostering and adoption, this night has experts on hand to talk you through the process.

At-Bristol

Thu 5 Mar

Free / 0845 345 1235

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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 3 Mar

£5 / 020 7820 1222

Tue 10 Mar

£5 / 020 7820 1222

Tue 17 Mar

£5 / 020 7820 1222

…and 36 more dates until 24 Nov

Beginner's Running Course – Couch to 5k

Glasgow Frontrunners LGBT running club host a beginners course to get you from the couch to completing your fist 5k in just nine weeks.

The Arc, Glasgow

Thu 5 Mar

£16 for 9 weeks (£10) / 0141 331 8633

Beginners are welcome at the club at any time, but the beginners course operates best for everyone if participants join by week two at the latest. Course runs 8 Jan–5 Mar.

Blue Monday

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

The Boogaloo, London N6

Mon 9 Mar

Free / 020 8340 2928

Mon 13 Apr

Free / 020 8340 2928

Mon 11 May

Free / 020 8340 2928

…and 7 more dates until 14 Dec

Blue Wednesday Unplugged Sessions

An unplugged live music night showcasing the finest up and coming music artists in London. Blue Wednesday is created for gay and bi women and welcomes all.

The Haberdashery, London N16

Wed 25 Mar

Free (donations welcome) / 020 3643 7123

Buttery Brown Monk

Comedy trio (Samuel Buttery, Ryan J Brown and Jamie Rose Monk) delivering old school sketches, songs and characters.

Leicester Square Theatre, London WC2H

Thu 26 Mar

£10 / 0844 873 3433

Sat 28 Mar

£10 / 0844 873 3433

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Ceri Dupree: Fit For A Queen!

To celebrate thirty years on the stage female inpersonator Ceri Dupree presents a homage to his favourite ladies. A mix of musical parodies, quick-fire stand up and camp Hollywood glamour.

Melton Theatre, Melton Mowbray

Sun 8 Mar

£13–£16 / 01664 851111

The Pavilion, Exmouth

Sat 14 Mar

£16.50 / 01395 222477

Choose Yr Own Adventure: Sober QLGBT Dance Party

A sober party night for the LGBTQ community and their supporters. Playing a dancey mix of electro. femme pop and riot grrrl.

Unity Unitarian Church, London N1

Fri 6 Mar

Prices to be confirmed

Chupan Chuppai: Hide and Seek

Following the lives of four transgender and gay people in Pakistan.

CCA, Glasgow

Thu 26 Mar

Free / 0141 352 4900

Tickets available online only. Part of GLITCH 2015.

Climax Carnival

Kriss Herbert plays house, commercial dance and pop. With a meet and greet from Hollyoak's actor Kieron Richardson AKA Ste Hay.

Fusion & Foundry, Sheffield

Fri 27 Feb

£6; £5 adv / 0114 222 8777

Cunx Tuesday

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

Freedom Bar, London W1F

Tue 3 Mar

Phone for prices / 020 7437 3490

Tue 10 Mar

Phone for prices / 020 7437 3490

Tue 17 Mar

Phone for prices / 020 7437 3490

…and 6 more dates until 28 Apr back to top

Duckie

Pop and indie.

Royal Vauxhall Tavern, London SE11

Sat 28 Feb

£6 / 020 7820 1222

  • 21:00 Duckie Royal Vauxhall Tavern, London

Sat 7 Mar

£6 / 020 7820 1222

  • 21:00 Duckie Royal Vauxhall Tavern, London

Sat 14 Mar

£6 / 020 7820 1222

  • 21:00 Duckie Royal Vauxhall Tavern, London
…and 37 more dates until 28 Nov

Eggs Collective Get A Round

Show exploring friendship, kindness, and belonging against a backdrop of a big night out.

Battersea Arts Centre, London SW11

Thu 14 May

£12 (£9) / 020 7223 2223

Fri 15 May

£12 (£9) / 020 7223 2223

Sat 16 May

£12 (£9) / 020 7223 2223

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

Femrock

A showcase of female fronted bands.

The Green Door Store, Brighton

Wed 11 Mar

Phone for prices / 07944 693214

DJs and guests supply dance classics and floorfillers.

  • 19:00 Femrock The Green Door Store, Brighton

Wed 8 Apr

Phone for prices / 07944 693214

Resident DJs play rock and indie.

  • 19:00 Femrock The Green Door Store, Brighton

Friday at Ku Bar

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

Ku Bar, London WC2H

Fri 27 Feb

£5 / 020 7437 4303

Fri 6 Mar

£5 / 020 7437 4303

Fri 13 Mar

£5 / 020 7437 4303

…and 2 more dates until 27 Mar back to top