Thursday: 25 gay things to do in Atlanta today

By Project Q Atlanta | Apr 28, 2011

imageThat light at the end of the tunnel? It’s the weekend hurtling at you. Get through to the end by heading directly into the light of today’s LGBT event options. You’ll be done in no time.

Pop it. The annual Uncork A Cure (top photo) wine and food tasting benefits AIDS Research Consortium of Atlanta @ Foundry at Puritan Mill, 6 p.m.

How do you want to play this? Texas Hold’em Poker @ Blake’s, 7 p.m., Crazy Bitch Bingo @ Las Margaritas, 7:30 p.m., and Trivia @ Joe’s, 8 p.m.

image Open arts. Former Atlanta poet Wendy Knott with “A Little Lazarus” @ Charis, 7:30 p.m., and gloATL (middle photo) dances ‘Chapter III: This is a World’ @ Goodson Yard, 8 p.m.

Weekly specials. Indulge party features artist Clint Bearden and Miss Richfield 1981 @ Whiskey Park/W Midtown, 9 p.m., DJ Karlitos helms ¡Azuca! Latin Night @ The Heretic, 10 p.m., and the Etcetera! Art & Music Showcase features “Traveling Souls” by photographer Loren Hoffmann plus other artists @ Gilbert’s, 10 p.m.

image Festivus for the rest of us. DJ Calvin & Co. – Scott Free (bottom photo), “Rock Cub,” Gordon Michaels, Elijah Black with local guest DJ Mike Pope – benefit CHRIS Kids with Bears Sing for Children @ Jungle, 8 p.m., Women of Rock – Caroline Aiken, Diane Durrett and Donna Hopkins — perform @ Eddie’s Attic, 8 p.m., and trans-inclusive The Sexual Side Effects rock out @ 529 Club, 9 p.m