Pride in Howard County, Annapolis, & Westminster

Three new Central Maryland Pride festivals are planned for Saturday, June 29th. The first annual Howard County Pride Festival will be held from 11 am to 5 pm at Centennial Park Maryland (10000 Clarksville Pike (Main / South) in Ellicott City. This family-friendly event will feature food, music, games, entertainment, resources, allies, friends, and fun. Furry family members are welcome, as well. The event is co-hosted by PFLAG (Parents and Friends of Lesbians and Gays) Columbia-Howard County and County Executive Calvin Ball. Over two years of hard work and planning have gone into making this event a success. For more […]

Movie Night at R House

“Double the Drag Movie Night,” hosted by Pariah Sinclair, is all set for Friday, June 28th, from 7 to 11 pm at R House (301 West 29th Street, Baltimore). You can enjoy D Pop bottles, pop the corn, and pop into the Garage for To Wong Fu and Hedwig and the Angry Inch on the big screen. Tickets are $33.46 each, include admission, popcorn, and punch, and are available at For more info, the Facebook event page is Please follow and like us:

Genderqueer Fashion Art

On Wednesday, June 26th from 7 to 11 pm, performance and fashion artist Jordi Equitable will curate ten colorful genderqueer fashion looks at a show focused on deconstructing social norms through fashion art. Equitable is collaborating with Studio 5 Baltimore and other local artists to illustrate the creativity and exceptionalism of Baltimore City at this show to be held at Impact at Baltimore Soundstage (124 Market Place, Baltimore). Tickets are $26.45 and are available at For more info, the Facebook event page is Please follow and like us:

Guest Speaker: Rev. Naomi Washington-Leapheart

Guest speaker Rev. Naomi Washington-Leapheart holds forth at Brown Memorial Park Avenue Presbyterian Church (1316 Park Avenue, Baltimore) Sunday, June 23rd, from 10 am to 12:30 pm. Washington-Leapheart is faith liaison at the National LGBTQ Task Force. She coordinates the Task Force’s public faith messaging and advocacy and leadership development work in faith communities. She is also an adjunct professor of theology at Villanova University. Her work has been published in the volume, From Generation to Generation: A Commemorative Collection of African American Millennial Sermons from the Festival of Preachers 2010-2015 (Chalice Press, 2015). She regularly preaches and teaches in […]

No Time to Cook?

Not only do you need to work out your body, but you also need to fuel it properly to reach the goals you’ve set for yourself. This spring, Youfit Health Clubs brought Lindsey Gass, a registered dietician, on to the team to provide professional knowledge and insight into the food portion of the health and wellness path. Summer can have schedules all out of whack (in a good way – hey there, beach vacation!) where it’s easy to make unhealthy decisions. Lindsey has just the ticket for you to eat healthier this summer and that ticket is meal replacement shakes. […]

Columbia Film Festival Shows Pride This June in Howard County

The 2019 Columbia Film Festival recently announced its upcoming 2019 season to the delight of Maryland audiences. With over 40 films, including the five-time Emmy-Award winning series, After Forever, the festival will run from Thursday, June 27th to Saturday, June 29th. Baltimore OUTloud recently chatted with Executive Producer Robert Neal Marshall. “Audiences can expect great diversity of entertaining films,” explained Marshall. Presenting over 40 films, many Maryland-based, the festival will offer a wide menu including comedy and dramatic features, documentaries, a range of entertaining shorts, student films, world cinema, and the cutting-edge LGBTQ-themed After Forever. “We were very lucky to […]

New Wave Singers: ‘Stonewall’ Concert, June 8th

Join the New Wave Singers of Baltimore, Maryland’s premiere LGBT’s mixed chorus at 7 pm on Saturday, June 8th, and then again at 4 pm on Sunday, June 9th for their spring concert, “Stonewall: From Revolution to Celebration!” The concert will feature their interpretations of songs that would have would have been featured on the jukebox at the Stonewall Inn on the date of the uprising in 1969, together with anthems that have served as the soundtrack of the modern LGBTQ rights movement. Saturday’s concert will be held at Epiphany Episcopal Church of Timonium (2216 Pot Spring Road, Timonium), and […]

Officially Unofficial Trans Pride Festival June 13th

On Thursday, June 13th, join the Baltimore Transgender Alliance as they host the 2019 Officially Unofficial Trans Pride Festival, from 5 to 10 pm at Charm City Meadworks (400 East Biddle Street, Baltimore). The event will include a resource fair from 5 to 8 pm featuring the Baltimore Transgender Alliance, Sex Workers Outreach Project, Planned Parenthood Maryland, Clear / Lite, TransHealthcare MD, Healthcare for the Homeless and StarTrack. As well, enjoy performances by O’so Divine Dance and Modeling, Koryne, Ravynn Lashay Remii, MskDesigns, P0stb1nary, and music by DJ Ducky Dynamo. Happy-hour specials run from 5 to 7 pm There is […]

Baltimore Men’s Chorus: 35th Anniversary Concert June 22nd

Join the Baltimore Men’s Chorus on Saturday, June 22nd at they celebrate 35 years of bringing pride and song to the Baltimore community with a concert and silent auction. The concert will feature a program of music from every decade of the group’s history, including standards from years gone by, and new favorites. The concert begins at 7 pm at Memorial Episcopal Church (1407 Bolton Street, Baltimore). Come at 6:30 to check out their silent auction featuring items from Partnership Wealth Management, Golden West Cafe, City Winery DC, Sammy’s Trattoria, and the St. Gregory Hotel Dupont Circle. General admission tickets […]