After 5pm, LGBT

52 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

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

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

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 back to top

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

…and 2 more dates until 28 Apr

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

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 back to top

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

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

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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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

My Night With Reg

  • Directed by: Robert Hastie
  • Written by: Kevin Elyot

Kevin Elyot's award-winning comedy.

Apollo Theatre, London W1D

Mon 30 Mar

£25–£93.75 / 0844 482 9671

Tue 31 Mar

£25–£93.75 / 0844 482 9671

Wed 1 Apr

£25–£93.75 / 0844 482 9671

…and 8 more dates until 11 Apr

Creative Innovation Centre CIC, Taunton

Mon 30 Mar

£25–£75 / 01823 337477

Tue 31 Mar

£25–£75 / 01823 337477

Wed 1 Apr

£25–£75 / 01823 337477

…and 8 more dates until 11 Apr

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

Bearfest Big Launch Party

The launch party for London BearFest features Silverhook (Hot Fuzz), The Meat Boys, Paul M, Dave the Bear, Doctor Woof, Kurt Bearfest and Alex Baby Bearfest.

Eagle, London SE11

Sat 11 Apr

£5 / 020 7793 0903

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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

Femme Lesbian Birmingham

Femme for Femme Speed Dating with Pink Lobster Dating & MySpeedDate.

The Vaults, Birmingham

Wed 15 Apr

£14.99 / 01212 129837

Femrock

A showcase of female fronted bands.

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

Wed 13 May

£5 / 07944 693214

Resident DJs play pop and rock.

  • 19:00 Femrock The Green Door Store, Brighton

G-A-Y

Dance, pop and regular special performances from chart stars and X Factor finalists.

Heaven, London WC2N

Sat 4 Apr

£8; £3 w/wristband from G-A-Y Bar / 0844 847 2351

  • 22:30 – 05:00 G-A-Y Heaven, London

Sat 11 Apr

£8; £3 w/wristband from G-A-Y Bar / 0844 847 2351

  • 22:30 – 05:00 G-A-Y Heaven, London

Sat 18 Apr

£8; £3 w/wristband from G-A-Y Bar / 0844 847 2351

  • 22:30 – 05:00 G-A-Y Heaven, London
…and 6 more dates until 30 May

gayWISE Drop in

Friendly place to meet people and socialse with other members of the LGBT community. Activities, advice adn support on offer; run by Wise Thoughts.

Wise Thoughts, London N22

Thu 2 Apr

Free

Thu 7 May

Free

Thu 4 Jun

Free

…and 6 more dates until 3 Dec back to top