LGBT+, free events

32 events

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Stramash, Edinburgh

Sat 22 Jun

Free / 0131 623 4353

  • 19:00 – 21:00

The Fleece Skipton

Fri 21 Jun

Free

  • 18:00 – 02:00

Fri 28 Jun

Free

  • 18:00 – 02:00

Fri 5 Jul

Free

  • 18:00 – 02:00
…and 25 more dates until 27 Dec

Gin and Tease

Performances from Joile Papillon, the Deco Noir dancers, magicians and more.

Hester's Hideout, London EC1R

Sat 22 Jun

Free / 020 7837 7139

  • 17:00 – 03:00

Sat 29 Jun

Free / 020 7837 7139

  • 17:00 – 03:00

Sat 6 Jul

Free / 020 7837 7139

  • 17:00 – 03:00
…and 25 more dates until 28 Dec

We Also Asked for Love: Gay Men's Narrative Portraits of Resilience and Resistance

Narrative portraiture artwork by Eleonora Scalise featuring ten diverse gay men.

Whitespace, Edinburgh

Sun 16 Jun

Free / 07814 514771

Mon 17 Jun

Free / 07814 514771

Tue 18 Jun

Free / 07814 514771

…and 9 more dates until 27 Jun

Aaron Twitchen: Can't Stop a Rainbow…

Aaron Twitchen / Free Festival Sun, sea and stand-up. A comedy holiday special about friendship, love and wine from Aaron Twitchen. Never let anyone try to keep you down; they can’t stop a rainbow if they can’t find the end of it. For anyone who has loved, lost, or left the country to get over it. May feature Celine…

Laughing Horse @ Bar 50, Edinburgh

Thu 1 Aug

The Alcove

Free / 0131 524 1989

Part of Edinburgh Festival Fringe & Free Festival.

Fri 2 Aug

The Alcove

Free / 0131 524 1989

Part of Edinburgh Festival Fringe & Free Festival.

Sat 3 Aug

The Alcove

Free / 0131 524 1989

Part of Edinburgh Festival Fringe & Free Festival.

…and 21 more dates until 24 Aug

Andrew Sim: Am I Queer Enough?

Twisted Edge Productions With upbeat optimism Andrew brings his second solo show to the Fringe. Silly songs, dark jokes and an energetic queerness, Andrew Sim is here to play! ‘Relentlessly self-aware… cause of genuine hilarity!’ (BroadwayBaby.com). ‘Killer punchlines with a likeable persona’ (TheWeeReview.com).

52 Canoes, Edinburgh

Thu 1 Aug

The Den

Free / 0131 229 5989

Part of Edinburgh Festival Fringe.

Fri 2 Aug

The Den

Free / 0131 229 5989

Part of Edinburgh Festival Fringe.

Sat 3 Aug

The Den

Free / 0131 229 5989

Part of Edinburgh Festival Fringe.

…and 19 more dates until 25 Aug

Bloom

Becky Brunning Funny Women finalist, Broadchurch actor and Most Promising Junior 1998* Becky, accidentally got gay married and now the biological clock is ticking. She brings her new 'nigh-octane' show to reckon with that early potential and ask: err what now? The world is her cockle. The world is her oyster. Becky…

Laughing Horse @ Espionage, Edinburgh

Thu 1 Aug

Party

Free / 0131 477 7007

Part of Edinburgh Festival Fringe & Free Festival.

Fri 2 Aug

Party

Free / 0131 477 7007

Part of Edinburgh Festival Fringe & Free Festival.

Sat 3 Aug

Party

Free / 0131 477 7007

Part of Edinburgh Festival Fringe & Free Festival.

…and 20 more dates until 25 Aug

Bloom

Becky Brunning Funny Women finalist, Broadchurch actor and Most Promising Junior 1998* Becky, accidentally got gay married and now the biological clock is ticking. She brings her new 'nigh-octane' show to reckon with that early potential and ask: err what now? The world is her cockle. The world is her oyster. Becky…

Laughing Horse @ The Lock Up

Thu 1 Aug

Lock Up 2

Free

Part of Edinburgh Festival Fringe & Free Festival.

Fri 2 Aug

Lock Up 2

Free

Part of Edinburgh Festival Fringe & Free Festival.

Sat 3 Aug

Lock Up 2

Free

Part of Edinburgh Festival Fringe & Free Festival.

…and 20 more dates until 25 Aug

Stramash, Edinburgh

Thu 11 Jul

Free / 0131 623 4353

  • 21:30 – 00:30

Whistle Binkies Live Music Bar, Edinburgh

Sat 22 Jun

Free £4.00 after Midnight. / 0131 557 5114

  • 13:00 – 03:00

Comedy Queers

Sian Davies and Guests / Free Festival The 2018 sell-out show returns. Bigger. Better. Queerer. Hosted by Sian Davies, an 'excellent compere' (Kate Copstick, Scotsman). A raucous late-night show offering a fabulous selection of the most outrageous queer performers from across the Fringe. If you've already seen one too…

Laughing Horse @ The Counting House, Edinburgh

Thu 1 Aug

The Lounge

Free / 0131 667 7533

Part of Edinburgh Festival Fringe & Free Festival.

Fri 2 Aug

The Lounge

Free / 0131 667 7533

Part of Edinburgh Festival Fringe & Free Festival.

Sat 3 Aug

The Lounge

Free / 0131 667 7533

Part of Edinburgh Festival Fringe & Free Festival.

…and 21 more dates until 24 Aug

Electric Barbarella Club Night

Alternative club night with DJ Chez.

Zed Alley, Bristol

Sat 29 Jun

Free

  • 19:00 – 00:00

The Equality Exhibition

A touring exhibition from the Equality Council UK.

ETC Venues Tenter House Moorgate, London EC2Y

Mon 8 Jul

Free / 01908667750

  • 12:00 – 17:30

Tue 9 Jul

Free / 01908667750

  • 12:00 – 17:30

Wed 10 Jul

Free / 01908667750

  • 12:00 – 17:30
…and 7 more dates until 19 Jul

Gay Not Straight

Keenan Steiner / Free Festival Former "straight" and rising NYC star Keenan Steiner (NY Comedy Festival) makes his Fringe debut with a high-octane hour on the hilarity of coming out late and living life gay. After performing in cities across the US and American radio stations, the exuberant yet desperate stand-up has…

Laughing Horse @ The Cuckoo's Nest, Edinburgh

Thu 1 Aug

Basement

Free

Part of Edinburgh Festival Fringe & Free Festival.

Fri 2 Aug

Basement

Free

Part of Edinburgh Festival Fringe & Free Festival.

Sat 3 Aug

Basement

Free

Part of Edinburgh Festival Fringe & Free Festival.

…and 8 more dates until 11 Aug

Georgia Tasda's School Of Magic

Georgia Tasda / PBH's Free Fringe Join prizewinning comedy drag queen Georgia Tasda as she battles to save her failing witchcraft academy from impending closure. Faced with budget cuts, out-of-date magical textbooks, and a severe rodent infestation, Headmistress Tasda has a trick or two up her wizard sleeves to get her…

CC Blooms, Edinburgh

Sat 3 Aug

CC Blooms

Free / 0131 556 9331

Part of Edinburgh Festival Fringe & PBH's Free Fringe.

Sun 4 Aug

CC Blooms

Free / 0131 556 9331

Part of Edinburgh Festival Fringe & PBH's Free Fringe.

Mon 5 Aug

CC Blooms

Free / 0131 556 9331

Part of Edinburgh Festival Fringe & PBH's Free Fringe.

…and 17 more dates until 25 Aug

Opium, Edinburgh

Wed 3 Jul

Free / 0131 225 8382

  • 19:00 – 11:00

Hot Gays: Martin Dixon and Gareth Edward

Martin Dixon and Gareth Edward / PBH's Free Fringe Martin Dixon and Gareth Edward are hot and bothered! Join these grumpy gays for some late-night queer comedy as they wax lyrical about the body beautiful, getting older and the dilemmas of dating. With occasional special guests showcasing talent from across the Fringe.

The Outhouse, Edinburgh

Sat 3 Aug

The Loft

Free / 0131 557 6668

Part of Edinburgh Festival Fringe & PBH's Free Fringe.

Sun 4 Aug

The Loft

Free / 0131 557 6668

Part of Edinburgh Festival Fringe & PBH's Free Fringe.

Mon 5 Aug

The Loft

Free / 0131 557 6668

Part of Edinburgh Festival Fringe & PBH's Free Fringe.

…and 19 more dates until 25 Aug

Jock Tamson's Bairns

Civil Disobedience Part drag, part interactive cabaret, this 180-minute theatrical experience, created by Civil Disobedience, explores queer culture, growing up gay in the 1990s and the bystander effect. Set in an after-hours gay bar where the audience is invited to speak their mind, it mixes scripted elements of…

Ghillie Dhu, Edinburgh

Wed 21 Aug

Auditorium

Free / 0131 222 9930

Part of Edinburgh Festival Fringe & Free Festival.

Thu 22 Aug

Auditorium

Free / 0131 222 9930

Part of Edinburgh Festival Fringe & Free Festival.

Sun 25 Aug

Auditorium

Free / 0131 222 9930

Part of Edinburgh Festival Fringe & Free Festival.

Joseph Parsons: Baggy Point

Joseph Parsons Joseph Parsons (as seen on Channel 4) presents his uplifting, sell-out show, Baggy Point. With his lovable and electric energy on stage, Joseph tells the story of discovering his sexuality as he clumsily navigates his way through social gatherings, love and living in a different country. Joseph also…

Just the Tonic @ the Mash House, Edinburgh

Tue 13 Aug

Just the Snifter Room

Free

Part of Edinburgh Festival Fringe.

Wed 14 Aug

Just the Snifter Room

Free

Part of Edinburgh Festival Fringe.

Thu 15 Aug

Just the Snifter Room

Free

Part of Edinburgh Festival Fringe.

…and 2 more dates until 17 Aug

Justin Matson: Try Harder

Justin Matson / Free Festival Justin Matson discovered all the secrets in life so you don't have to! Los Angeles based comedian and self-help guru Matson returns to Edinburgh with a new one-hour motivational seminar of immersive stand-up comedy to help turn your life around, but better!

Laughing Horse @ The Three Sisters, Edinburgh

Thu 1 Aug

The Wee Room

Free / 0131 622 6801

Part of Edinburgh Festival Fringe & Free Festival.

Fri 2 Aug

The Wee Room

Free / 0131 622 6801

Part of Edinburgh Festival Fringe & Free Festival.

Sat 3 Aug

The Wee Room

Free / 0131 622 6801

Part of Edinburgh Festival Fringe & Free Festival.

…and 19 more dates until 25 Aug

The LGBTI+ Elders Social Dance Club

Free monthly social dance club for lesbian, gay, bisexual, gender diverse and intersex elders and allies.

Eden Court Theatre and Cinema, Inverness

Sun 14 Jul

Free / 01463 234234

Sun 11 Aug

Free / 01463 234234

Sun 8 Sep

Free / 01463 234234

…and 7 more dates until 12 Apr 2020

Tron Theatre Bar & Kitchen, Glasgow

Fri 21 Jun

Free / 0141 552 4267

Stramash, Edinburgh

Sat 29 Jun

Free / 0131 623 4353

  • 19:00 – 01:00

Meatball Séance

John Michael / PBH's Free Fringe John Michael cooks his mum’s meatballs onstage, summoning her from the dead to meet his boyfriend in this interactive comedy. 'If the mention of audience participation makes you clench up, Meatball Séance is going to change your whole theatre-going world… raucous… silly, subversive and…

Bar Bados Complex, Edinburgh

Sat 3 Aug

Room 3

Free

Part of Edinburgh Festival Fringe & PBH's Free Fringe.

Sun 4 Aug

Room 3

Free

Part of Edinburgh Festival Fringe & PBH's Free Fringe.

Mon 5 Aug

Room 3

Free

Part of Edinburgh Festival Fringe & PBH's Free Fringe.

…and 18 more dates until 24 Aug

Misspelled Youth

Galacticsteele / PBH's Free Fringe An action-packed hour combining elements of storytelling, clown and cabaret, themed around coming-of-age sexual awakenings and queer adolescence. Lauren and Giulia will take you on the ride of your life. 'Standout performance' (Guardian). Age category: 16+

Bar Bados Complex, Edinburgh

Sat 3 Aug

Room 5

Free

Part of Edinburgh Festival Fringe & PBH's Free Fringe.

Sun 4 Aug

Room 5

Free

Part of Edinburgh Festival Fringe & PBH's Free Fringe.

Mon 5 Aug

Room 5

Free

Part of Edinburgh Festival Fringe & PBH's Free Fringe.

…and 19 more dates until 24 Aug

Morning Glory

Jason Sutton David is a man of a certain age in an uncertain age. Fifty-something, feisty and fearless, he tells a tale of ageism in a world so passionate about being seen as inclusive yet so obsessed with the tyranny of youth. He and his friends are out on the town, it's a birthday celebration and everyone is having a…

Planet, Edinburgh

Mon 12 Aug

Planet Bar Stage

Free / 0131 556 5551

Part of Edinburgh Festival Fringe.

Tue 13 Aug

Planet Bar Stage

Free / 0131 556 5551

Part of Edinburgh Festival Fringe.

Wed 14 Aug

Planet Bar Stage

Free / 0131 556 5551

Part of Edinburgh Festival Fringe.

…and 2 more dates until 16 Aug