Rugby: Join the Team!

It’s time for the annual “Rugby 101” — a combination of an open house, an open casting call, and an intro on how the game is played, sponsored by Pink Flamingos, “Baltimore’s gayest, friendliest, and most assuredly hottest rugby team.” Join the Flamingos on February 16th, 1 pm, at Utz Field at Patterson Park (200 South Linwood Avenue, Baltimore). The park is south of the swimming pool and tennis courts, and east of the dog park. Make sure to wear clothes you don’t mind getting sweaty and dirty, cleats or sneakers, and bring water to drink. “Don’t be worried that […]

Rocky Horror Strikes – and Gives Again

If you’re looking for an evening of quintessentially queer theatre with an all new Valentine’s Day spin, then the Iron Crow Theatre is back with Richard O’Brien’s the Rocky Horror Show, complete with callouts, cascading toilet paper, and all the other requisite audience participation props from now through February 16th. Bring your sweetheart (or sweethearts!) to this deliberately kitschy rock and roll sci-fi gothic thriller. You’ll even have a chance to join Brad, Janet, Frank-N-Furter, Rocky and the gang for a special Valentine’s Day midnight performance! Performances are at 8 and 11:30 pm on Friday, February 14th; 8 pm on […]

Lunch Patrol

People are living on the streets of Baltimore every day of the year. B & Dee’s Baltimore Love works to make a difference by distributing brown bag lunches to area homeless beginning at 1 pm the last Sunday of every month. The gathering place for this month is 614 Laurens Street, Baltimore. Donations and volunteers are needed. All are welcome. For info, visit Bit.ly/3bsgNG3. Please follow and like us:

Meet U=U Maryland’s Melanie Reese

The Baltimore City Health Department and community partners across the city joined the international U=U conversation in December 2018 with the launch of the U=U Maryland campaign, spreading the scientific consensus that HIV-positive individuals with an undetectable viral load cannot transmit the disease to sexual partners. The campaign is guided by a community board, which counts among its members Melanie Reese. Reese is a member of the U=U Maryland Coalition and the executive director of Older Women Embracing Life (OWEL), an organization comprised of women who are long-term survivors and seniors living and thriving with HIV. We asked Melanie to […]

MENTAL HEALTH MOMENT – Eating Disorders Disproportionately Affect the LGBTQ Community

Eating Disorders Awareness Week is just around the corner – from February 23rd to March 1st. According to the National Eating Disorder Association, eating disorders will affect more than 30 million Americans in their lifetimes – and disproportionately impact some segments of the LGBTQ community. This is a serious issue, as conditions such as anorexia nervosa, bulimia nervosa, and binge eating disorder can have negative consequences on one’s mental and physical health. In fact, research has shown that eating disorders have a mortality rate among the highest of any psychiatric disorder. What is an eating disorder? Eating disorders are serious […]

Slyce of Stylez: Love Edition

The queens of Paulie Gee’s Hampden (3535 Chestnut Avenue, Baltimore) invite you to join the fun as they show you what love means to them on Friday, February 7th from 11 pm to 2 am. There will be plenty of must-see entertainment along with some of Baltimore’s best pizzas and cocktails. The fun, food, and drink specials will make for a night you won’t want to miss! The show will be hosted by Jezzi Bell Devine and Victoria Blair, with performances by Kitty Foxx, Anita Minett, Valaq Flare Devine, Pariah Sinclair, Dallys Maharis, and Saaphyri Wildz. For more info visit […]

Pink Flamingos Brunch

“Baltimore’s gayest rugby football club,” the Baltimore Flamingos, invite you to join them for food and bottomless drinks from 11 am to 2 pm on Sunday, February 9th at the Charles Bar and Grille (1110 South Charles Street, Baltimore). Meet members of the team, talk rugby, and learn about what it takes to join in on the fun and games! Tickets are $40 and includes your choice of chicken and waffle sliders, or build your own breakfast with eggs, meat, and toast, along with three hours of bottomless drinks. For more info visit Bit.ly/36u6D42. Please follow and like us:

Benefit Drag Bingo

Grab your friends for an evening of laughs and prizes on February 8th, from 7 to 10 pm at the Jarrettsville VFW (1714 Morse Road in Forest Hill, Maryland). Doors open at 6 pm and the first number is called at 7 pm Your $26.50 seat reservation promises to include ten games of bingo winning baskets valued from $80 to $120 each, door prizes, an amazing drag show, and lots of laughs. Event proceeds will benefit the Jarrettsville VFW and Luna’s House animal rescue (Lunashouse.org). You must be 18 or older to play. Reserve your tickets in advance at Squ.re/2RuhPJq. […]

Bears with Heart

The Baltimore Bears invite you to have a heart and join them on Saturday, February 8th from 8 pm to midnight at 6037 Belair Road in Baltimore. Valentine’s Day is just around the corner, and whether you celebrate St. Valentine or not, the Bears of Maryland invite you to support Brother Help Thyself (BHT). Fireball Cherry and Strawberry Cream Jell-O shots will be on sale to benefit BHT. Shots are $2 each, or three for $5. If you aren’t into shots, 50/50 raffle tickets will be on sale, though you must be present at their midnight drawing to win. Wear […]

Cowboy Bingo, February 8th

The Rowan Tree (1633 South Charles Street) is where you will want to be on Saturday, February 8th. Come and join the Cowboys of Keystone State Rodeo Association for a fun night of Cowboy Bingo and karaoke. Cover the hot cowboys and win some great door prizes. Six games for $5 and you still have time to pick up the last 2020 Cowboy Calendar. Drink specials throughout the night. You won’t want to miss out. This is a fund raiser for KSGRA. KSGRA is a non-profit organization whose mission is to foster and promote a country lifestyle and rodeo. KSGRA […]