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JANUARY
January 1, New Year’s Day 

January 2, Thursday - WNCAP offers a HIV/AIDS support group (Every 1st and 3rd Tuesday of each month). The group is held at All Souls Counseling Center @ 6pm. For more information on the support group, contact us at (828) 252-7489. All Souls Counseling Center is located at:35 Arlington Street, Asheville, NC 28801

January 3, Friday – Lambda Al-Anon - Open meeting for gays lesbians and teens (Every Friday) Cathedral of All Souls 9 Swan Street Biltmore Village 8:00 pm

January 3, Friday -Total Gold Dance Party (First Friday of Every Month) Longest running monthly dance party in WNC.Music to dance to includes trap, pop, footwork, rap, 90’s, and anything else that is fabulous to dance to. 10:00 PM to Closing $5.00 at door The Underground O.Henry's 

January 4, Saturday -

January 5, Sunday – Asheville Lesbian Social Club Sunday Line Dancing Time: 6:00 PM - Meet other area lesbians and enjoy events. Membership is required through Meet Up Group and full details are available upon joining ALSC

January 5, Sunday – First Sunday New Year's Feast Pot Luck at O. Henry’s. Come share your favorite dish with friends and be entertained later. Time: 5:00 - 8:00 PM. Everyone is invited.  

January 6, Monday– Queer Night Fleetwood’s Style – (Every Monday night) hosting a weekly night dedicated the Asheville LGBTQIA & Service Industry communities and allies. Fun, crazy and lots Of music. Place Fleetwoods Pub 496 Haywood Rd. West Asheville 28806 Time: 9:00 -12:00 AM

January 6, Monday – Grey Eagle Open Mic Night (Every Monday night) Place: Grey Eagle 185 Clingman Ave. Asheville 28801- Sign Ups at 6:00 Performances start 7:00 PM Everyone is invited to join in or see performances that include many local LGBTQ artists. Admission is Free

January 6, Monday - – LGBTQ Book Club (meets 1st Monday of the month) at Malaprops 55 Haywood St. downtown. Time:7:00 PM in Regional Book Section

January 7, Tuesday - - Pricilla Chambers presents Drag and Dancing at Ole Shaky’s, Asheville. See Entertainment more details. 
January 7,Tuesday - Tuesday Night Boogie Dance Party - Asheville Lesbian Social Club. For complete information See Meetup groups Asheville Social Club

January 7, Tuesday- Men's Coffee Club, (meets every Tuesday) at City Bakery 88 Charlotte St. 9:00 Am All men are invited to attend for coffee and conversation. contact Rick at ricsem@att.net 

January 8, Wednesday - – Youth Outright Weekly Safe Space Drop In (every Wednesday)-Youth Outright Weekly Safe Space Drop (every Wednesday)-In Hours are from 3-6 pm each Wednesday In New Youth Room located at 417 Biltmore Avenue #4 , Asheville 28801 For More information contact info@youthoutright.org

January 8, Wednesday- Mens Nude Yoga (held every Wednesday) -a non-sexual, non-exclusive Gay Yoga class 6:45 pm above the French Broad Co-op space 90 Biltmore Ave. for more information contact ashevillenudeyoga@gmail.com

January 8, Wednesday -- Gathering At The Social Lounge (Every Wednesday- This is an informal gathering of Asheville gay men for socializing and conversation from 6:00 on. The Social Lounge, 29 Broadway Downtown.

January 9, Thursday- Thursday- LGBT Elder Advocates Bi-Monthly Luncheon (held every 2nd and 4th Thursday of the month) Come join us at La Carreta in North Asheville EVERY FRIDAY at 11:45 to enjoy lunch with other LGBTQ+ elders and advocates.  

January 10, Friday - Lambda Al-Anon - Open meeting for gays lesbians and teens (Every Friday) Cathedral of All Souls 9 Swan Street Biltmore Village 8:00 pm

January 11, Saturday - Asheville Lesbian Social Club Saturday Coffee and Conversation Time: 9:30 AM Meet other area lesbians and enjoy events. Membership is required through Meet Up Group and full details are available upon joining ALSC

January 11, Saturday –Glitter Bomb (the 2nd Saturday of each month) the Asheville party for trans women and trans men, gender nonconforming folks, allies to trans and queer people, queers, gays, lesbians, femmes, bisexual peeps, and anyone else. Place: O.Henry's Time: 10:00 pm Cost $5.00 

January 11, Saturday – Youth Outright Mitchell County group (2nd Saturday of each month) Meets from 12 pm – 2 pm at the Ridgeway Building at the Penland School of Craft 67 Doras Trl, Bakersville, NC 28705 For More information contact info@youthoutright.org

January 11, Saturday – 

January 12, Sunday -Sunday’s are a Drag- (2nd Sunday of month) A heavy metal evening. Kings, Queens, and anything in between welcome! Newcomers strongly encouraged to attend. The space is safe for all to experiment and indulge in their drag curiosity, though it is not mandatory that you drag out to attend. All good folks, friends, and allies welcomed! Place: Crow and Quill 106 N. Lexington, Asheville 28801 Time: 10:00 PM – 2:00 Am

January 12, Sunday – ALPS Billiards Night (2nd Sunday of each month) at O.Henry’s 237 Haywood St. Time 5:30-8:30 PM Hosted by Deanna for more info contact deannawolves@msn.com 

January 12, Sunday – LIM Sunday Brunch (2nd Sunday of each month) Place: Avenue M 791 Merrimon Ave. Asheville, time 11:00 AM All are invited to attend. Please RSVP to host Kathycoco1@gmail.com

January 12, Sunday - Asheville Lesbian Social Club Sunday Line Dancing Time: 6:00 PM - Meet other area lesbians and enjoy events. Membership is required through Meet Up Group and full details are available upon joining ALSC

January 13, Monday– Queer Night Fleetwood’s Style – (Every Monday night) hosting a weekly night dedicated the Asheville LGBTQIA & Service Industry communities and allies. Fun, crazy and lots Of music. Place Fleetwoods Pub 496 Haywood Rd. West Asheville 28806 Time: 9:00 -12:00 AM

January 13, Monday - Grey Eagle Open Mic Night (Every Monday night) Place: Grey Eagle 185 Clingman Ave. Asheville 28801- Sign Ups at 6:00 Performances start 7:00 PM Everyone is invited to join in or see performances that include many local LGBTQ artists. Admission is Free

January 14, Tuesday - Men's Coffee Club, (meets every Tuesday) at Edna's of Asheville 870 Merrimon Ave. 9:00 Am All are invited to attend contact Rick at ricsem@att.net

January 14, Tuesday - - Pricilla Chambers presents Drag and Dancing at Ole Shaky’s, Asheville. See Entertainment more details. 

January 14, Tuesday - Gorge-US Monthly Dinner Club ( Meets once a month ) Special Pot Luck at member’s home.. For more info or to join contact Gorge US 

January 14, Tuesday – Transformers Peer Support Group (Transgender group meets 2nd Tuesday of each month) Time 7-8:30 pm Topics vary monthly. All transgender persons and supporters are invited to attend. For place and more information contact ashevilletransformers@gmail.com

January 15, Wednesday - Queer Women's Book Club (Meets mid Wednesdays Monthly) at Firestone Books and Coffee 610 Haywood Rd. Time: 7:30 PM. For more information see QWBC

January 15, Wednesday- Mens Nude Yoga (held every Wednesday) -a non-sexual, non-exclusive Gay Yoga class 6:45 pm above the French Broad Co-op space 90 Biltmore Ave. for more information contact ashevillenudeyoga@gmail.com

January 15, Wednesday -- Gathering At The Social Lounge (Every Wednesday- This is an informal gathering of Asheville gay men for socializing and conversation from 6:00 on. The Social Lounge, 29 Broadway Downtown.

January 16, Thursday – LIM 3rd Thursday Business Dinner, Place TBA. Time 6:30PM No RSVP All are welcome to attend See LIM for details 

January 17, Friday - Lambda Al-Anon - Open meeting for gays lesbians and teens (Every Friday) Cathedral of All Souls 9 Swan Street Biltmore Village 8:00 pm

 January 18, Saturday

January 19, Sunday – Lesbian Senior Brunch Bunch Meets at Avenue M 791 Merrimon Ave, Asheville, NC 28804 All lesbians over 60 are invited to come out and join us, no rsvp needed. 

January 19, Sunday - Asheville Lesbian Social Club Sunday Line Dancing Time: 6:00 PM - Meet other area lesbians and enjoy events. Membership is required through Meet Up Group and full details are available upon joining ALSC

January 20, Monday– Queer Night Fleetwood’s Style – (Every Monday night) hosting a weekly night dedicated the Asheville LGBTQIA & Service Industry communities and allies. Fun, crazy and lots Of music. Place Fleetwoods Pub 496 Haywood Rd. West Asheville 28806 Time: 9:00 -12:00 AM

January 20, Monday - Grey Eagle Open Mic Night (Every Monday night) Place: Grey Eagle 185 Clingman Ave. Asheville 28801- Sign Ups at 6:00 Performances start 7:00 PM Everyone is invited to join in or see performances that include many local LGBTQ artists. Admission is Free

January 21,Tuesday -Men's Coffee Club (meets every Tuesday) at Edna's of Asheville 870 Merrimon Ave. 9:00 Am All are invited to attend contact Rick at ricsem@att.net

January 21, Tuesday- WNCAP offers a HIV/AIDS support group (Every 1st and 3rd Tuesday of each month). The group is held at All Souls Counseling Center @ 6pm. For more information on the support group, contact us at (828) 252-7489. All Souls Counseling Center is located at:35 Arlington Street, Asheville, NC 28801

January 22, Wednesday- Mens Nude Yoga (held every Wednesday) -a non-sexual, non-exclusive Gay Yoga class 6:45 pm above the French Broad Co-op space 90 Biltmore Ave. for more information contact ashevillenudeyoga@gmail.com

January 22, Wednesday - Gathering At The Social Lounge (Every Wednesday- This is an informal gathering of Asheville gay men for socializing and conversation from 6:00 

January 23, Thursday- LGBT Elder Advocates Bi-Monthly Luncheon (held every 2nd and 4th Thursday of the month) Come join us at La Carreta in North Asheville EVERY FRIDAY at 11:45 to enjoy lunch with other LGBTQ+ elders and advocates.  

January 24, Friday- Lambda Al-Anon - Open meeting for gays lesbians and teens (Every Friday) Cathedral of All Souls 9 Swan Street Biltmore Village 8:00 pm
January25, Saturday

January 26, Sunday - Asheville Lesbian Social Club Sunday Line Dancing Time: 6:00 PM - Meet other area lesbians and enjoy events. Membership is required through Meet Up Group and full details are available upon joining ALSC

January 26, Sunday - Women's Reading Group - Meets monthly (last Sunday of month) includes pot luck. Time: 4 PM. An open group and welcome newcomers at any time. For place, book information and RSVP contact sandralfrith@gmail.com

January 27, Monday - Grey Eagle Open Mic Night (Every Monday night) Place: Grey Eagle 185 Clingman Ave. Asheville 28801- Sign Ups at 6:00 Performances start 7:00 PM Everyone is invited to join in or see performances that include many local LGBTQ artists. Admission is Free

January 27, Monday– Queer Night Fleetwood’s Style – (Every Monday night) hosting a weekly night dedicated the Asheville LGBTQIA & Service Industry communities and allies. Fun, crazy and lots Of music. Place Fleetwoods Pub 496 Haywood Rd. West Asheville 28806 Time: 9:00 -12:00 AM

January 28,Tuesday -Men's Coffee Club (meets every Tuesday) at Edna's of Asheville 870 Merrimon Ave. 9:00 Am All are invited to attend contact Rick at ricsem@att.net

January 28, Tuesday - Tuesday Night Boogie Dance Party - Asheville Lesbian Social Club. For complete information See Meetup groups Asheville Social Club

January 29, Wednesday- Mens Nude Yoga (held every Wednesday) -a non-sexual, non-exclusive Gay Yoga class 6:45 pm above the French Broad Co-op space 90 Biltmore Ave. for more information contact ashevillenudeyoga@gmail.com

January 29, Wednesday - Gathering At The Social Lounge (Every Wednesday- This is an informal gathering of Asheville gay men for socializing and conversation from 6:00 

January 30, Thursday -


January 31, Friday- Lambda Al-Anon - Open meeting for gays lesbians and teens (Every Friday) Cathedral of All Souls 9 Swan Street Biltmore Village 8:00 pm