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August


August 1, Thursday - Karaoke Thursdays at The Burger Bar 1 Craven St. Asheville 28806 Time: 9 PM until.

August 2, 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

August 2, Friday - Opening of Indecent - a special play about a Yiddish play that was ahead of it's time which includes a lesbian story line. 
Place: Magnetic Theater Depot St. Time 7:30 PM See complete details and ticket information on theater page. 

August 2, Friday – Conscious Conversation. Held the first Friday of month. A gathering of lesbians with interesting conversations and topics. Hosted by Nancy T. All are invited to attend. Place: EarthFare Westgate Shopping Center, Asheville Time: 7:00 PM Please RSVP on Meetup under Asheville Lesbian Social Club.  

August 2, Friday - LGBTQA Walk It Out The LGBTQ walking group (meets on First Friday of month). They will be meeting near Carrier Park in front of Homegrown on Amboy Road at 5:45 and walking at 6pm. 219 Amboy Rd, Asheville, NC 28806 Everyone is invited to come out and join the group. 

August 2, Friday -- LGBT Elders Advocates – Luncheon. Come join us at La Carreta in North Asheville EVERY FRIDAY at 11:45 to enjoy lunch with other LGBTQ+ elders and advocates. They are joining up with an ongoing Phoenix lunch.

August 3, Saturday -Dinner & Putt Putt. All lesbians are invited to join for either one or both. Dinner at El Que Pasa 891 Patton Ave. Asheville. Putt Putt is at Tropical Gardens across Patton from restaurant. If weather no condusive to play, dinner is still on. Please RSVP under Asheville Lesbian Social Club.

August 3, Saturday -Indecent - a special play about a Yiddish play that was ahead of it's time which includes a lesbian story line. 
Place: Magnetic Theater Depot St. Time 7:30 PM 
See complete details and ticket information on theater page.

August 4,, Sunday – First Sunday Pot Luck at O. Henry’s. Come share your favorite dish with friends and be entertained later. Time: 5:00 PM. Everyone is invited.  

August 4, Sunday-- Youth Outright Meets (First and Third Sundays 16-20 age group,) Special programs designed for specific age group as a safe space to gather. New location Francine Delany New School 119 Brevard Rd. Asheville,NC 28806 Time: 3:00 – 6:30 PM

August 4, Sunday -Indecent - a special play about a Yiddish play that was ahead of it's time which includes a lesbian story line.
Place: Magnetic Theater Depot St. Time 3:00 PM
See complete details and ticket information on theater page.

August 5, 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

August 5, Monday - – LGBTQ Book Club (meets 1st Monday of the month) at Malaprops 55 Haywood St. downtown. Time:7:00 PM in Regional Book Section

August 5, Monday - – PFLAG-Hendersonville (Meets 1st Monday of the Month) All are invited to attend, free. Place: Providence Baptist Church Education room, 1201 Oakland St. for more info contact jerry.w96@gmail.com Time: 7:00 - 8:30 PM

August 5, Monday - Hendersonville’s Gay Men’s Happy Hour (Meets first Monday of each month). No meeting today, as a Wind Up gathering was held July 29. Check back for details of next gathering. 

August 6, Tuesday- Booty Tuesdays and Drag at Ole Shakey’s. (First and third Tuesdays of each month) Come out and enjoy a Queer Dance Party DJed by lil meow meow. Drag begins at 11:30 PM.  

August 6, Tuesday – HIV/AIDS Support Group – (Meets 1st and 3rd Tuesday of each month) Time: 6:00 PM at All Souls Counseling Center 34 Arlington St. Asheville for more info contact at 828-252-7489

November 6, Tuesday- Men's Coffee Club, (meets every Tuesday) at Green Life Grocery Cafe at 70 Merrimon Ave. 9:00 Am All men are invited to attend for coffee and conversation. contact Rick at ricsem@att.net 

August 6, Tuesday – Queer Book Club – For young and new adults age 14-24. (First Tuesday of month) Meets at South Buncombe Library 260 Overlook Rd. PH 828-250-6488 Time: 5:30 PM 

August 7, 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

August 7, Wednesday - Party FOUL-a tasteful Queer troupe (first Wednesday of each month) A unique array of original performances with drag, drinks and fun. Place: Odditorium 1045 Haywood Rd, West Asheville. Time: 9:00 PM 18 and over $5 cover. All are invited. For more info see Entertainment

August 7, 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.

August 8, Thursday - Karaoke Thursdays at The Burger Bar 1 Craven St. Asheville 28806 Time: 9 PM until.

August 8, Thursday – August Support Group from Tranzmission. A peer support meeting for nonbinary, trans, and questioning people. Contact info@tranzmission.org for location. Time 6:30-8PM

August 9, 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

August 9, Friday -Indecent - a special play about a Yiddish play that was ahead of it's time which includes a lesbian story line.
Place: Magnetic Theater Depot St. Time 7:30 PM
See complete details and ticket information on theater page.

August 9, Friday - LGBT Elders Advocates – Luncheon. Come join us at La Carreta in North Asheville EVERY FRIDAY at 11:45 to enjoy lunch with other LGBTQ+ elders and advocates. They are joining up with an ongoing Phoenix lunch.

August 10, Saturday Second Saturday Coffee and Conversation. A great weekend gathering of lesbians for coffee and conversation. Place Malvern Hills Bakery 1570 Patton Ave. Asheville Time 9:30 PM Hosted by Jill C. Please RSVP under Asheville Lesbian Social Club. 

August 10, Saturday -Indecent - a special play about a Yiddish play that was ahead of it's time which includes a lesbian story line.
Place: Magnetic Theater Depot St. Time 7:30 PM
See complete details and ticket information on theater page.

August 10, Saturday - AFFAIR IN WHITE - The annual LFR fundraising party.  Place: Renaissance Hotel Asheville, Time: 7-10 PM  A fun filled evening of great food, drinks and lots of fun all raising money for Loving Food Resources Food Pantry. 

August 10, 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,  O.Henry's Haywood St. Asheville 

August 10, 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

August 11, 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

August 11, Sunday - Youth Outright Meets (Second and Fourth Sundays 11-15 age group,) Special programs designed for specific age group as a safe space to gather. New location Francine Delany New School 119 Brevard Rd. Asheville,NC 28806 Time: 3:00 – 6:30 PM

August 11, Sunday -Indecent - a special play about a Yiddish play that was ahead of it's time which includes a lesbian story line.
Place: Magnetic Theater Depot St. Time 3:00 PM
See complete details and ticket information on theater page.

August 11, 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

August 11,Sunday’s are a Drag- (2nd Sunday of month). 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

August 12, Monday – Name Change Clinic sponsored by Tranzmission. A drop in clinic for help navigating the name change process. Place: 70 Woodfin Place Suite 419, Asheville. Time: 12PM – 4PM.

August 12, 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

August 13, Tuesday - Men's Coffee Club, (meets every Tuesday) at Green Life Grocery Cafe at 70 Merrimon Ave. 9:00 Am All men are invited to attend for coffee and conversation. contact Rick at ricsem@att.net 

August 13,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

August 13, Tuesday Pricilla Chambers presents Drag and Dancing at Ole Shaky’s, Asheville. See Entertainment more details. 

August 13, 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 

August 13, Tuesday – Queer Pie Night Out – a monthly gathering of the LGBTQ community to enjoy some pie, company and great conversation. Place: Baked Pie Company 50 N. Merrimon Ave. St. 103 28804. Time 6:30 -8 PM. 

August 14, 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

August 14, 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

August 14, Wednesday - PFLAG Asheville - (meets 2nd Wednesday of month) Meetings are at First Congregational UCC 20 Oak St. Asheville, 28801 Room E-107 Time : 7:00 PM PFLAG is made up of parents and friends of the LGBTQ community and all interested are invited to attend. Check out their Facebook page for additional events.

August 14, 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.

August 15, Thursday - Karaoke Thursdays at The Burger Bar 1 Craven St. Asheville 28806 Time: 9 PM until.

August 15, Thursday – LIM Monthly Dinner ( Third Thursday of month) Come share ideas and hear about LIM (Lesbians in the Mountains) activities and have good food and conversation. Place: Cornerstone Restaurant 102 Tunnel Rd. Asheville. Time: 6:30 PM. Hat is passed for donations to help fund future LIM activites. Hosted by Nita O. 

August 15, Thursday - Asheville Prime Timers sponsor "Aging with Pride." A special program with guest speakers on Men's Health issues from middle age on wards.  All are invited to attend this exciting evening.   Place: Cathedral of All Souls, Biltmore Village  Time: 6:30-8:30 PM.   The event is free and refreshments will be served.  For more details see Prime Timers Aging With Pride 

August 15, Thursday – Asheville Gay Men’s Chorus Auditions. The chorus is looking for additional singers in all ranges from Tenor to Base. You don’t have to have a musical background, just love to sing. To schedule a time and for the location please contact info@avlgmc.org 

August 16, Friday - LGBT Elder Advocates Friday Luncheon Come join us at La Carreta in North Asheville EVERY FRIDAY at 11:45 to enjoy lunch with other LGBTQ+ elders and advocates. They are joining up with an ongoing Phoenix lunch.

August 16, Friday-Indecent - a special play about a Yiddish play that was ahead of it's time which includes a lesbian story line.
Place: Magnetic Theater Depot St. Time 7:30 PM
See complete details and ticket information on theater page.

August 16, 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

August 17, Saturday -Indecent - a special play about a Yiddish play
 that was ahead of it's time which includes a lesbian story line.
Place: Magnetic Theater Depot St. Time 7:30 PM
See complete details and ticket information on theater page.

August 18, Sunday – Lesbian Senior Brunch Bunch - is no longer meeting. Check back for future updates. 

August 18, Sunday - Youth Outright Meets (First and Third Sundays 16-20 age group,) Special programs designed for specific age group as a safe space to gather. New location Francine Delany New School 119 Brevard Rd. Asheville,NC 28806 Time: 3:00 – 6:30 PM

August 18, Sunday -Indecent - a special play about a Yiddish play that was ahead of it's time which includes a lesbian story line.
Place: Magnetic Theater Depot St. Time 3:00 PM
See complete details and ticket information on theater page.

August 19, Monday - 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

August 20, Tuesday – HIV/AIDS Support Group – (Meets 1st and 3rd Tuesday of each month) Time: 6:00 PM at All Souls Counseling Center 34 Arlington St. Asheville for more info contact at 828-252-7489

August 20, Tuesday -Men's Coffee Club(meets every Tuesday) at Green Life Grocery Cafe at 70 Merrimon Ave. 9:00 Am All men are invited to attend for coffee and conversation. contact Rick at ricsem@att.net 

August 20, Tuesday – Transfeminine Support Group. A peer support meeting for trans women and anyone who is transfeminine. Time: 6 PM Place: contact for location info@tranzmission.org

August 20, Tuesday- Booty Tuesdays and Drag at Ole Shakey’s. (First and third Tuesdays of each month) Come out and enjoy a Queer Dance Party DJed by lil meow meow. Drag begins at 11:30 PM.  

August 21, 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

August 21, Wednesday - Gathering At The Social Lounge (Every Wednesday- This is an informal gathering of Asheville gay men for socializing and conversation from 6:00 

August 22, Thursday - Karaoke Thursdays at The Burger Bar 1 Craven St. Asheville 28806 Time: 9 PM until.

August 23, 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

August 23, Friday -- LGBT Elders Advocates – Luncheon. Come join us at La Carreta in North Asheville EVERY FRIDAY at 11:45 to enjoy lunch with other LGBTQ+ elders and advocates. They are joining up with an ongoing Phoenix lunch.

August 23, Friday -Indecent - a special play about a Yiddish play that was ahead of it's time which includes a lesbian story line.
Place: Magnetic Theater Depot St. Time 7:30 PM
See complete details and ticket information on theater page.

August 24, Saturday-Indecent - a special play about a Yiddish play 
that was ahead of it's time which includes a lesbian story line.
Place: Magnetic Theater Depot St. Time 7:30  PM
See complete details and ticket information on theater page.

August 24, Saturday – Tranzmission August Social Event- A casual, drop-in for our community members, friends, families and allies. Time: 4-6PM Place: All Day Darling Café 102 Montford Ave. Asheville

August 25, Sunday – Asheville Drag Brunch with 2 shows FUNdraiser for Beloved Asheville Asheville Drag Brunch will host another fun show at 11:00 a.m. and 1:00 p.m. at The Grey Eagle in Asheville, NC. The $20 ticket includes a fabulous brunch and the hour-long drag show. Tickets are on sale now at www.AshevilleDragBrunch.com. Profits from this show benefit BeLoved Asheville 501(c)3 as they help Asheville's over 550 homeless people year-round. Tickets can be purchased HERE

August 25, Sunday - Youth Outright Meets (Second and Fourth Sundays 11-15 age group,) Special programs designed for specific age group as a safe space to gather. New location Francine Delany New School 119 Brevard Rd. Asheville,NC 28806 Time: 3:00 – 6:30 PM

August 25, Sunday - Women's Reading Group - Meets monthly (last Sunday of month) includes pot luck. Time: 3 PM (**note time change). An open group and welcome newcomers at any time. For place, book information and RSVP contact sandralfrith@gmail.com

August 25, Sunday -Indecent - Final Performance of a special play about a Yiddish play that was ahead of it's time which includes a lesbian story line. Place: Magnetic Theater Depot St. Time 3:00 PM
See complete details and ticket information on theater page.

August 26, Monday- Geeks Who Drink”- Asheville Branch Hosts Trivia Night at O.Henry's (every Monday night) 7:00- 9:00 PM All are invited to come out and join in the fun. Christmas Holiday.

August 27, Tuesday - Men's Coffee Club, (meets every Tuesday) at Green Life Grocery Cafe at 70 Merrimon Ave. 9:00 Am All men are invited to attend for coffee and conversation. contact Rick at ricsem@att.net 

August 28, 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

August 28, Wednesday - Gathering At The Social Lounge (Every Wednesday- This is an informal gathering of Asheville gay men for socializing and conversation from 6:00 

August 29, Thursday - Karaoke Thursdays at The Burger Bar 1 Craven St. Asheville 28806 Time: 9 PM until.

August 30, Friday-- LGBT Elders Advocates – Luncheon. Come join us at La Carreta in North Asheville EVERY FRIDAY at 11:45 to enjoy lunch with other LGBTQ+ elders and advocates. They are joining up with an ongoing Phoenix lunch.

August 23, 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

August 31, Saturday 




September 
September 1, Sunday – First Sunday Pot Luck at O. Henry’s. Come share your favorite dish with friends and be entertained later. Time: 5:00 PM. Everyone is invited.  

September 1, Sunday-- Youth Outright Meets (First and Third Sundays 16-20 age group,) Special programs designed for specific age group as a safe space to gather. New location Francine Delany New School 119 Brevard Rd. Asheville,NC 28806 Time: 3:00 – 6:30 PM

September 2, 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

September 2,, Monday - – LGBTQ Book Club (meets 1st Monday of the month) at Malaprops 55 Haywood St. downtown. Time:7:00 PM in Regional Book Section

September 2, Monday - – PFLAG-Hendersonville (Meets 1st Monday of the Month) All are invited to attend, free. Place: Providence Baptist Church Education room, 1201 Oakland St. for more info contact jerry.w96@gmail.com Time: 7:00 - 8:30 PM

September 3,Tuesday- Booty Tuesdays and Drag at Ole Shakey’s. (First and third Tuesdays of each month) Come out and enjoy a Queer Dance Party DJed by lil meow meow. Drag begins at 11:30 PM.  

September 3,Tuesday – HIV/AIDS Support Group – (Meets 1st and 3rd Tuesday of each month) Time: 6:00 PM at All Souls Counseling Center 34 Arlington St. Asheville for more info contact at 828-252-7489

September 3,Tuesday- Men's Coffee Club, (meets every Tuesday) at Green Life Grocery Cafe at 70 Merrimon Ave. 9:00 Am All men are invited to attend for coffee and conversation. contact Rick at ricsem@att.net 

September 3,Tuesday – Queer Book Club – For young and new adults age 14-24. (First Tuesday of month)Meets at South Buncombe Library 260 Overlook Rd. PH 828-250-6488 Time: 5:30 PM 

September4, 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

September 4, Wednesday - Party FOUL-a tasteful Queer troupe (first Wednesday of each month) A unique array of original performances with drag, drinks and fun. Place: Odditorium 1045 Haywood Rd, West Asheville. Time: 9:00 PM 18 and over $5 cover. All are invited. For more info see Entertainment

September 4, 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.

September 5,Thursday - Karaoke Thursdays at The Burger Bar 1 Craven St. Asheville 28806 Time: 9 PM until.

September 6, 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

September 6, Friday - LGBT Elders Advocates – Luncheon. Come join us at La Carreta in North Asheville EVERY FRIDAY at 11:45 to enjoy lunch with other LGBTQ+ elders and advocates. They are joining up with an ongoing Phoenix lunch.

September 7, Saturday -Goth Night at O.Henry’s It is an evening of unusual mix of music for dancing. All are invited to attend. Place: O.Henry’s Underground Time: 10 PM – 2:00 AM

September 8, 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

September 8, Sunday – LIM Sunday Brunch (2nd Sunday of each month) 

September 8, Sunday - Youth Outright Meets (Second and Fourth Sundays 11-15 age group,) Special programs designed for specific age group as a safe space to gather. New location Francine Delany New School 119 Brevard Rd. Asheville,NC 28806 Time: 3:00 – 6:30 PM

September 8 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

​September 8, Sunday -Sunday’s are a Drag- (2nd Sunday of month). 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

September 9, Monday – Asheville Prime Timers present Aging With PrideII, a special program on Wills, Trusts, Nursing Home Protection and other preparations to age with dignity. St. Mary’s Parish Hall Charlotte St. Asheville. Time: 6:30 PM – 8:30 PM All men are invited free of charge. Refreshments 
Will be served. 

September 9, 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

September 10, Tuesday - Men's Coffee Club, (meets every Tuesday) at Green Life Grocery Cafe at 70 Merrimon Ave. 9:00 Am All men are invited to attend for coffee and conversation. contact Rick at ricsem@att.net 

September 10,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

September 10,Tuesday Pricilla Chambers presents Drag and Dancing at Ole Shaky’s, Asheville. See Entertainment more details. 

September 10,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 

September 11, 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

September 11, 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

September 11, Wednesday - PFLAG Asheville - (meets 2nd Wednesday of month) Meetings are at First Congregational UCC 20 Oak St. Asheville, 28801 Room E-107 Time : 7:00 PM PFLAG is made up of parents and friends of the LGBTQ community and all interested are invited to attend. Check out their Facebook page for additional events.

September 11,, 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.

September 12,, Thursday - Karaoke Thursdays at The Burger Bar 1 Craven St. Asheville 28806 Time: 9 PM until.

September 19, Thursday – LIM 3rd Thursday Business Dinner, Place TBA. Time 6:30PM No RSVP All are welcome to attend See LIM in LGBTQ Resources
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September 13, Friday - LGBT Elder Advocates Friday Luncheon Come join us at La Carreta in North Asheville EVERY FRIDAY at 11:45 to enjoy lunch with other LGBTQ+ elders and advocates. They are joining up with an ongoing Phoenix lunch.

September 13, 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

Septermber 14-19 - Asheville Friends Cruise to Exotic Caribbean
If you missed this year's annual LGBT cruise check out next year's Halloween Cruise at Great Expeditions Travel 

September 14, 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, and everyone. O.Henry's Underground. 10PM

September 14, 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

September 15, Sunday – Blue Ridge Pride Pageant. A special evening of entertainment and competition from each sector of the community. Place: Henry LaBrun Studio (Pack Square) Time: 7:00 PM Tickets $12. (more info TBA)

September 15,Sunday - Youth Outright Meets (First and Third Sundays 16-20 age group,) Special programs designed for specific age group as a safe space to gather. New location Francine Delany New School 119 Brevard Rd. Asheville,NC 28806 Time: 3:00 – 6:30 PM

September 16, Monday - 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

September 17, Tuesday -Men's Coffee Club(meets every Tuesday) at Green Life Grocery Cafe at 70 Merrimon Ave. 9:00 Am All men are invited to attend for coffee and conversation. contact Rick at ricsem@att.net 

September 17,Tuesday- Booty Tuesdays and Drag at Ole Shakey’s. (First and third Tuesdays of each month) Come out and enjoy a Queer Dance Party DJed by lil meow meow. Drag begins at 11:30 PM.  

September 17, Tuesday – HIV/AIDS Support Group – (Meets 1st and 3rd Tuesday of each month) Time: 6:00 PM at All Souls Counseling Center 34 Arlington St. Asheville for more info contact at 828-252-7489

September 18, 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

September 18, Wednesday - Gathering At The Social Lounge (Every Wednesday- This is an informal gathering of Asheville gay men for socializing and conversation from 6:00 

September 19, Thursday - Karaoke Thursdays at The Burger Bar 1 Craven St. Asheville 28806 Time: 9 PM until.

September 19, Thursday – WNCAP Movie Screening of 5B. Place: Grail Movie House Time: 7 PM 

September 20, 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

September 20, Friday -- LGBT Elders Advocates – Luncheon. Come join us at La Carreta in North Asheville EVERY FRIDAY at 11:45 to enjoy lunch with other LGBTQ+ elders and advocates. They are joining up with an ongoing Phoenix lunch.

September 20, Friday – LGBTQ Elder Advocates Senior Prom.
 A special dance for our community seniors and friends. All are invited to attend. Place: Eleven on Eleven, Grove St. (above Scandals Club) Time: 7:00 Pm – 10:00 PM. 

September 21, Saturday- Annie’s Annual Fun-Raiser for multiple Sclerosis House Concert. This annual event is a fund raiser for MS and open to everyone in the community with a pot luck and raffle. BYOB and chair. Place: 95 Curtis Parker RD. Alexander, NC Time: 4PM – 8PM Show starts at 4:30 PM. Suggested donation $15 adults $10 teens $5 Children under 12. 

September 22, Sunday - Youth Outright Meets (Second and Fourth Sundays 11-15 age group,) Special programs designed for specific age group as a safe space to gather. New location Francine Delany New School 119 Brevard Rd. Asheville,NC 28806 Time: 3:00 – 6:30 PM

September 22, Sunday - Women's Reading Group - Meets monthly (last Sunday of month) includes pot luck. Time: 3 PM (**note time change). An open group and welcome newcomers at any time. For place, book information and RSVP contact sandralfrith@gmail.com

BLUE RIDGE PRIDE FESTIVAL WEEK -SEPT 23-29

September 23, Monday - 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

September 24, Tuesday - Men's Coffee Club, (meets every Tuesday) at Green Life Grocery Cafe at 70 Merrimon Ave. 9:00 Am All men are invited to attend for coffee and conversation. contact Rick at ricsem@att.net 

September 25, 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

September 25, Wednesday - Gathering At The Social Lounge (Every Wednesday- This is an informal gathering of Asheville gay men for socializing and conversation from 6:00 

September 26,, Thursday - Karaoke Thursdays at The Burger Bar 1 Craven St. Asheville 28806 Time: 9 PM until.

September 26, Thursday  PRIDE EVENT – Movies and Mixer Movie TBA. Fine Arts Theater Time: 7 PM 

September 27Friday-- PRIDE EVENT-LGBT Elders Advocates – Pride Luncheon. Come join us at La Carreta in North Asheville EVERY FRIDAY at 11:45 to enjoy lunch with other LGBTQ+ elders and advocates.

September 27, Friday  PRIDE EVENT– Youth Outright/PFLAG Picnic in the Park – Pre Pride Festival. Place: Pack Square Park Time: 6 PM.

September 27, Friday – PRIDE EVENT-LGBTQA Story Slam. Special evening of personal stories. Place: Block off Biltmore Time: 7PM

September 27, 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

September 28, Saturday  PRIDE EVENT  – Blue Ridge Pride Procession and Festival – Downtown and Pack Square
10:00 AM- 7:00 PM. See Festival Schedule (TBA)

September 29, Sunday  PRIDE EVENT-Post Pride Festival Brunch Place: Tupelo Honey Time: TBA

September 30, 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