For special announcements and Info see
Community Bulletin Board, Entertainment and Theatre/Movie links above
Need to add an event or meeting to the Calendar?

Contact Us
Upcoming Special Events - See Calendar for Details


Pride Bowling Summer League Begins May 14 & Every Tuesday

Future Events 
June is Pride and Stonewall Commemoration Month
See Event Listings in Purple 
ABM Chorus 50th Anniversary Stonewall Riots Concert June 28
Loving Food Resources Affair in White August 10
11th Annual Blue Ridge Pride Pageant August 31  
Blue Ridge Pride Festival September 28


Calendar of Events 

May
June 

Please let out sponsors know how much you appreciate them for helping to  keep the community updated with the Monthly Calendar of Events
GayAshevilleNc
Your Resource For Asheville & WNC LGBTQ Community
Asheville's LGBTQ Community Calendar
of Meetings, Events, and Socials
Community Bulletin Board 
Announcements
(Click on link for full details)
Open Casting call for new Disney LGBT Show​
WNCAP Dining Out For Life 

​Theater Announcements


MAY​

May 1, 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

May 1, 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.

May 2,Thursday - Karaoke Thursdays at The Burger Bar 1 Craven St. Asheville 28806 Time: 9 PM until.

May 2, Thursday - Hopey's Gastropub and Pizzeria Thursday Night Drag Night. Begin with Rhu Pauls Drag Race at 9:00 PM followed by drag show at 10:30 PM. Hopey's 5 S French Broad Ave, Asheville, NC 28801

May 2, Thursday - Franklin Friends Dinner, it's the spring and summer start of the Franklin LGBT Dinners. This one will be held at Motor Company Grill, 86 West Main Street in Franklin on Thursday, at 6 PM.RSVP me via email, on the Franklin Friends Facebook page or call/text me at 757-477-6593 by Monday April 29 

May 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 

May 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

May 3, Friday - Walk IT Out - The LGBTQ walking group. (First Friday of each month) meets in the Asheville Chamber of Commerce parking lot at 5:45pm and begin walking at 6 in the Historic Montford area and through Riverside Cemetery for approximately an hour.  

May 4, Saturday – Youth Outright First Saturday Drag Brunch – (Every first Saturday ) All are invited to this gathering/fund raiser for Youth Outright. It is family friendly and open to all. Suggested donation $10. Place: Grey Eagle 185 Clingman Ave. Asheville Time: 11AM -3PM.

May 4, Saturday - Dinner and Put Put - Asheville Lesbian Social Club For more details, contact ALSC meet up group.

May 5, 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.  

May 5, Sunday – Poly & Trans/NB/Genderqueer Group Meet UP is for all folks who identify to provide mutual support, discussion of events, community activism and more. Place: Firestorm Books &Coffee 610 Haywood Rd. Asheville 28806 Time: 2-4PM 

May 5,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

May 6,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

May 6, Monday – Asheville Lesbian Social Club – Beginners Line Dancing. For location and details see ALSC Meet Up group. 

May 6, 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

May 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

May 7, Tuesday - Men's Coffee Club, (meets every Tuesday) at Green Life Grocery Cafe at 70 Merrimon Avet. 9:00 Am All men are invited to attend for coffee and conversation. contact Rick at ricsem@att.net 

May 7, 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

May 7,Tuesday - Queer Book Club for Young and new adults – Ages 14-24, a special group organized by Asheville Buncombe Library held (first Tuesday of the month) Place: South Buncombe Library 260 Overlook Rd. Asheville. PH: 828-250-6488 All young adults are invited.  

May 8, 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.

May 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

May 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.

May 9,Thursday- Thursday- LGBT Elder Advocates Bi-Monthly Luncheon (held every 2nd and 4th Thursday of the month) Place: IHOP - 245 Tunnel Rd, Asheville, NC 28805. Time: 12:00 Noon. All are invited to come by, enjoy lunch and conversation.  

May 9, Thursday – Queer Punk Cake Off -Sponsored by Fierce Flix Join everyone for the second year of music and cake auctioning chaos. Everyone is invited to bring a cake to donate. Doors open at 7:00 Auction 8:00 and bands playing throughout include Charli Jasper, Eggshell Emily, Rooster, Decyve, Nomadic War Machine, and Permission Slip. Place: Sly Grog Lounge 271 Haywood St. Asheville 28801 * FierceFlix is a summer film camp open to gender minorities and girls ages 8-16. No experience is necessary and we supply all the video equipment! No student will be turned away due to lack of funds. 
For More info see Fierce Flix  

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

May 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

May 10, The Sisters Show. A goofy interactive show for adults hosted by Beer City Sisters to benefit Youth Outright. This episode of “The Sisters Show” is an hour-long “Family Feud” style guessing game with a nun drag queen host Wilma Holeburn. Enjoy lots of laughs at her razor-sharp wit, real audience participation, saucy side commentary, tacky prizes and performances by special guests. Place: 27 Club Asheville 180 Patton Ave. Asheville 28801 Time: 9:30-1:30 PM  Tickets $10.00 

May 11, Saturday – Clash of the Pansies Wrestling and Punk.Come see your favorite gays battle it out and piledrive to regional punk. Benefiting Queer Impact: a Weekend of sex ed workshops, skill shares and queer celebration event July 19-22. Place: Fleetwoods 496 Haywood Rd. West Asheville 28806 Doors open at 7:00. Tickets: $5-$20 sliding scale at door. 

May 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

May 11, Saturday - Men's Supper Club Pot Luck.  Asheville's longest running organization will celebrate Spring with a member pot luck.  Details are sent to members.  To join, see Supper Club

May 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 

May 11, Saturday- Transformers (Asheville Transgender group) Ice Cream Social (2nd Saturday of every month) All transgender persons and allies are invited to socialize with the group. Place: The Hop on 640 .Merrimon Ave. Time: 3:00pm

May 11, Saturday - Asheville Lesbian Social Club Coffee and Conversation. For more details and location see ALSC Meet Up group.

May 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 

May 12, Sunday – “Drag Ya Mamma to Brunch,” a special Mother’s Day fundraiser show to benefit Youth Outright. 
 Place: The Grey Eagle 185 Clingman Ave, Asheville, NC 28801 
Time: 12:30 PM. Tickets $20 (includes Brunch and show). 
 www.AshevilleDragBrunch.com or Facebook 

May 12, 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

May 12, Sunday – Sundays Are A Drag, hosted by Freddie Crooner, Kings, Queens and everything inbetween are welcome to this recurring drag and dance party. Place: Crow and Quill 106 N. Lexington Ave. Asheville 28801 Time: 9PM – 2AM

May 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

May 13, Monday- Asheville Lesbian Social Club Beginner Line Dancing Time: 7:00 PM - Meet other area lesbians and enjoy events. Membership is required through Meet Up Group and full details are available upon joining ALSC

May 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

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

May 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

​May 14, Tuesday -Asheville Pride Bowling Summer League Begins. You are invited to participate in the 3rd Summer Bowling League. There are currently 14 teams and lasts 12 weeks and consists of LGBT and friends bowlers. If you are interested in bowling or just coming out and supporting contact Pride Bowling or show up. Place: AMF Star Bowling Lanes 491 Kenilworth Rd. For more info go to Asheville Meet up Group 

May 14, Tuesday – Queer Pie Night Out - It’s a Queer Night Out monthly (2nd Tuesday of month) gathering of pie, and conversation Place: Baked Pie Company 50 N. Merrimon Ave. Suite 103, Asheville 28804

May 14, Tuesday - Men's Coffee Club, (meets every Tuesday) at Green Life Grocery Cafe at 70 Merrimon Avet. 9:00 Am All men are invited to attend for coffee and conversation. contact Rick at ricsem@att.net 

May 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 

May 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

May 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.

May 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

May 15, Wednesday – ALZ Support Group for LGBT Community (meets 3rd Wednesday of each month) by Alzheimer’s Association at Premier Home Health Care Services 1550 Hendersonville Rd, Suite 210 Creating a support system, exchange information and serve as a caregiver support system. All are invited to attend. For more information contact dparris@phhc.com 828-277-5950

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

May 16, Thursday -Party FOUL-a tasteful Queer troupe.  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

May 16, Thursday - Karaoke Thursdays at The Burger Bar 1 Craven St. Asheville 28806 Time: 9 PM until.

May 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

May 18, Saturday - Dance Divas Women’s Dance– Eleven on Grove, 11 Grove St. Asheville. Time: 7:30-11:30 PM contact etledder@gmail.com All women are invited to attend. Small admission charge. 

May 18, Saturday – Drag Me 2 Hell, A gender-bending Experiment. Everyone is invited to an exciting drag experience. Place: 27 Club Asheville 180 Patton Ave. Asheville 28801  
Time: 10PM – 1 AM 

May 19, Sunday – Beer City Sisters Present "Communion Sunday" (Every 3rd Sunday) a special comedy drag service to rejuvenate your soul during times of celebration and times of need. It’s Drag, Singing, Comedy, Poetry and more. Place: Banks Avenue Bar, 32 Banks Avenue Asheville 28801 Time: 6:00 PM NO COVER FEE!!! Banks Ave. Bar will donate 10% of their sales to the Beer City Sisters, Abbey of All Souls.

May 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. 

May 19, 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

May 20, Monday- Asheville Lesbian Social Club Beginner Line Dancing Time: 7:00 PM - Meet other area lesbians and enjoy events. Membership is required through Meet Up Group and full details are available upon joining ALSC

May 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

May 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

May 21, Tuesday -Men's Coffee Club (meets every Tuesday) at Green Life Grocery Cafe at 70 Merrimon Avet. 9:00 Am All men are invited to attend for coffee and conversation. contact Rick at ricsem@att.net 

May 21, Tuesday -Asheville Pride Bowling Summer League . 
You are invited to participate in the 3rd Summer Bowling League. There are currently 14 teams and lasts 12 weeks and consists of LGBT and friends bowlers. If you are interested in bowling or just coming out and supporting contact Pride Bowling or show up. Place: AMF Star Bowling Lanes 491 Kenilworth Rd. For more info go to Asheville Meet up Group 

May 22, Wednesday – Youth Outright Weekly Safe Space Drop In (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

May 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

May 22, Wednesday - Stonewall Sports Kick Off Meet and Greet. Come by and learn about the new LGBTQ organization that brings together all sports related organizations under one umbrella.  Place: Banks Avenue Bar.  Time: 6-8:00 PM. 

May 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 

May 23, Thursday- LGBT Elder Advocates Bi-Monthly Luncheon (held every 2nd and 4th Thursday of the month) Place: IHOP - 245 Tunnel Rd, Asheville, NC 28805. Time: 12:00 Noon. All are invited to come by, enjoy lunch and conversation.  

May 23, Thursday - Karaoke Thursdays at The Burger Bar 1 Craven St. Asheville 28806 Time: 9 PM until.

May 24 Friday Asheville Lesbian Social Club Bowling 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

May 24, Friday – Round Table on Trans Health with Equality NC’s Rural Youth Empowerment Fellow: Sterling Bentley. All interested in participating use this link to obtain more invormation and reserve a place. sterlingpbentley@gmail.com Time: 4-6 PM Place: notification from email. 

May 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

May 25, Saturday 

May 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

May 26, 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

May 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

May 28, Tuesday - Men's Coffee Club, (meets every Tuesday) at Green Life Grocery Cafe at 70 Merrimon Avet. 9:00 Am All men are invited to attend for coffee and conversation. contact Rick at ricsem@att.net 

May 28, Tuesday -Asheville Pride Bowling Summer League Begins. You are invited to participate in the 3rd Summer Bowling League. There are currently 14 teams and lasts 12 weeks and consists of LGBT and friends bowlers. If you are interested in bowling or just coming out and supporting contact Pride Bowling or show up. Place: AMF Star Bowling Lanes 491 Kenilworth Rd. For more info go to Asheville Meet up Group 

May 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

May 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 on. The Social Lounge, 29 Broadway Downtown.

May 29, Wednesday – Fierce Flix Ice Cream Social - Come eat some sweets and meet others and learn about Fierce Flix 2019 Camp programs. Place: The HOP North, 640 Merrimon Ave. Asheville 28806 Time 5:00 – 8:00 Pm  * FierceFlix is a summer film camp open to gender minorities and girls ages 8-16. No experience is necessary and we supply all the video equipment! No student will be turned away due to lack of funds. For More info see Fierce Flix  

May 30, Thursday - Karaoke Thursdays at The Burger Bar 1 Craven St. Asheville 28806 Time: 9 PM until.

May 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


June 
June is Pride Month and this year we celebrate
50 Years of Stonewall 
Special Events are taking place all month long, see Purple listings.

June 1, Saturday- Stonewall Commemoration Month Pool Party, Hosted by Tranzmission for everyone. This is a family friendly party and fundraiser for Tranzmission. Admission is $5.00 Place: Asheville JCC Pool 236 Charlotte St. Asheville 28801 Time: 2-6PM. A non-alcohol event.

June 1, Saturday –Lesbian Social Club Dinner and Putt Putt Time: 5:30 PM For details and more information see LSC Meet Up  

June 2, 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.  

June 2, 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

June 2, Sunday – Lesbian Social Club Super Bowl Party. 6:00 PM For place and details see LSC Meet UP. 

June 3, Monday - – LGBTQ Book Club (meets 1st Monday of the month) at Malaprops 55 Haywood St. downtown. Time:7:00 PM in Regional Book Section

June 3, Monday– PFLAG-Hendersonville (Meets 1st Monday of the Month) Support group of parents, family and friends of LGBT. 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

June 3, Monday – Lesbian Social Club Beginner Line Dancing Time 7:00 PM. For details see LSC Meet Up. 

June 4, Tuesday- Pricilla Chambers presents Drag and Dancing at Ole Shaky’s, Asheville. See Entertainment more details. 

June 4, 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

June 4, Tuesday- Men's Coffee Club, ((meets every Tuesday) at Green Life Grocery Cafe at 70 Merrimon Avet. 9:00 Am All men are invited to attend for coffee and conversation. contact Rick at ricsem@att.net 

June 4, Tuesday -Lesbian Social Club Tuesday Night Dance Party 5:30 PM. For details see LSC Meet UP 

June 4, Tuesday -Asheville Pride Bowling Summer League. You are invited to participate in the 3rd Summer Bowling League. There are currently 14 teams and lasts 12 weeks and consists of LGBT and friends bowlers. If you are interested in bowling or just coming out and supporting contact Pride Bowling or show up. Place: AMF Star Bowling Lanes 491 Kenilworth Rd. For more info go to Asheville Meet up Group 

June 5, 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

June 5, 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.

June 5, Wednesday – PFLAG Asheville - meets monthly) support group made up of parents, family and friends of LGBT. Meets at WNC Community Center 4 Doctors Park Suite A Asheville, NC 28801 Time : 7:00 PM All interested are invited to attend.  

June 6, Thursday - Karaoke Thursdays at The Burger Bar 1 Craven St. Asheville 28806 Time: 9 PM until.

June 6, Thursday- Mr and Miss Gay Asheville Pageant. This 1st annual pageant will bring together competition from Drag Queens, Femme Queens, Drag Kings and Misters with an evening of fun and entertainment. Place: Banks Ave. 32 Banks Ave. Unit 101 Asheville 101 Time: 8-12PM  

June 7, 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

June 7, Friday - Walk IT Out - The LGBTQ walking group. (First Friday of each month) meets in the Asheville Chamber of Commerce parking lot at 5:45pm and begin walking at 6 in the Historic Montford area and through Riverside Cemetery for approximately an hour.

June 8, Saturday – Stonewall History Seminar – A special seminar about the trans queens who were among those involved in the Stonewall riots by Myka Johnson from Queer Trans People of Color, Charlotte. Place Mandel Rodis Office 37 Montford Avenue, Asheville 28801 Time: 2 PM Free to the public. 

June 8, 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 

June 8 , Saturday- Transformers (Asheville Transgender group) Ice Cream Social (2nd Saturday of every month) All transgender persons and allies are invited to socialize with the group. Place: The Hop on 640 .Merrimon Ave. Time: 3:00pm 

June 8, Saturday – Lesbian Social Club Saturday Coffee and Conversation Time: 9:30 AM For details see LSC Meet Up.

June 8 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

June 9, 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

June 9, Sunday – Asheville Drag Brunch Fundraiser for Our Voice, hosted by Asheville Drag Brunch. Come on out and enjoy a fabulous brunch catered by AUX AND BAR and wonderful drag show. Place: Banks Ave. 32 Banks Ave. Asheville 28801 Time: 12:30- 3PM Price $20.00 includes brunch and show. 

June 9, 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

June 9, Sunday – Stonewall Commemoration Month Adult Cocktail Night – An event organized by Tranzmission for everyone. Place: Crow and Quill 106 N. Lexington Ave. Asheville 28801 Time: 6-10 PM

June 10, Monday – Lesbian Social Club Monday Beginner Line Dancing 7:00 PM For details see LSC Meet Up.

June 11, Tuesday - Men's Coffee Club, ((meets every Tuesday) at Green Life Grocery Cafe at 70 Merrimon Avet. 9:00 Am All men are invited to attend for coffee and conversation. contact Rick at ricsem@att.net 

June 11,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

June 11, 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 

June 11, Tuesday -Asheville Pride Bowling Summer League. You are invited to participate in the 3rd Summer Bowling League. There are currently 14 teams and lasts 12 weeks and consists of LGBT and friends bowlers. If you are interested in bowling or just coming out and supporting contact Pride Bowling or show up. Place: AMF Star Bowling Lanes 491 Kenilworth Rd. For more info go to Asheville Meet up Group 

June 11, Tuesday - Lesbian Social Club Tuesday Night Dance Party 5:30 PM. For details see LSC Meet UP 

June 12, 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

June 12, 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

June 12, 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.

June 13, Thursday - Karaoke Thursdays at The Burger Bar 1 Craven St. Asheville 28806 Time: 9 PM until.

June 13, Thursday- LGBT Elder Advocates Bi-Monthly Luncheon (held every 2nd and 4th Thursday of the month) Place: IHOP - 245 Tunnel Rd, Asheville, NC 28805. Time: 12:00 Noon. All are invited to come by, enjoy lunch and conversation.

​June 13, Thursday – Full Bellies for Fierce Flix at Farm Burger. A portion of the day’s proceeds will be donated to Fierce Flix to help fund campers needing assistance. Place: Farm Burger South Asheville 1831 Hendersonville Rd. Asheville 28803.

June 14, 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

June 15, Saturday -Dance Divas Women’s Dance– Eleven on Grove, 11 Grove St. Asheville. Time: 7:30-11:30 PM contact etledder@gmail.com All women are invited to attend. Small admission charge. 

June 15, Saturday – Stonewall Commemoration Music Showcase.  Continuing with celebrations this month, a special live music showcase featuring queer, trans and nonbinary artists will perform. Place: Odditorium 1045 Haywood Rd. Asheville 28806. Time: 7-10PM Tickets: $5-$10 sliding scale at door.

June 16, 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. 

June 16, 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

June 17, Monday – Lesbian Social Club Monday Beginner Line Dancing 7:00 PM For details see LSC Meet Up.

June 18, Tuesday- Lesbian Social Club Tuesday Night Practice Dance Party 5:30 PM. For details see LSC Meet UP 

June 18, Tuesday -Men's Coffee Club, ((meets every Tuesday) at Green Life Grocery Cafe at 70 Merrimon Avet. 9:00 Am All men are invited to attend for coffee and conversation. contact Rick at ricsem@att.net 

June 18, Tuesday -Asheville Pride Bowling Summer League. You are invited to participate in the 3rd Summer Bowling League. There are currently 14 teams and lasts 12 weeks and consists of LGBT and friends bowlers. If you are interested in bowling or just coming out and supporting contact Pride Bowling or show up. Place: AMF Star Bowling Lanes 491 Kenilworth Rd. For more info go to Asheville Meet up Group 

June 18, Wednesday – ALZ Support Group for LGBT Community (meets 3rd Wednesday of each month) by Alzheimer’s Association at Premier Home Health Care Services 1550 Hendersonville Rd, Suite 210 Creating a support system, exchange information and serve as a caregiver support system. All are invited to attend. For more information contact dparris@phhc.com 828-277-5950

June 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

June 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 

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

June 19, Thursday – LIM 3rd Thursday Business Dinner, Place TBA. Time 6:30PM No RSVP All are welcome to attend See LIM in LGBTQ Resources

June 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

June 21, Friday – Lesbian Social Group Bowling Time: 6:30 PM For details see LSC Meet UP 

June 21, Friday – Asheville Celebrates 50 Years of Pride!  A special “Funktastic” fundraiser Dance Party to bring together Asheville to celebrate and raise funds for local LGBTQ nonprofits. Place: Club Eleven on Grove, 11 Grove St. Asheville 28801 Time: 6-10PM Tickets: $10 at door (includes free admission to Club Scandals afterwards.  

June 22, Saturday – 

June 24, Monday – Lesbian Social Club Monday Beginner Line Dancing 7:00 PM For details see LSC Meet Up.

June 24, Monday – Lesbian Social Club Monday Beginner Line Dancing 7:00 PM For details see LSC Meet Up.

June 25, Tuesday - Men's Coffee Club, ((meets every Tuesday) at Green Life Grocery Cafe at 70 Merrimon Avet. 9:00 Am All men are invited to attend for coffee and conversation. contact Rick at ricsem@att.net 

June 25, Tuesday- Lesbian Social Club Tuesday Night Practice Dance Party 5:30 PM. For details see LSC Meet UP 

June 25, Tuesday – Lesbian Social Club Tuesday Night Boogie Dance Party 5:30 PM For details see LSC Meet UP

June 25, Tuesday -Asheville Pride Bowling Summer League. You are invited to participate in the 3rd Summer Bowling League. There are currently 14 teams and lasts 12 weeks and consists of LGBT and friends bowlers. If you are interested in bowling or just coming out and supporting contact Pride Bowling or show up. Place: AMF Star Bowling Lanes 491 Kenilworth Rd. For more info go to Asheville Meet up Group 

 June 26, 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

June 26, Wednesday - Gathering At The Social Lounge (Every Wednesday- This is an informal gathering of Asheville gay men for socializing and conversation from 6:00 

June 27, Thursday- LGBT Elder Advocates Bi-Monthly Luncheon (held every 2nd and 4th Thursday of the month) Place: IHOP - 245 Tunnel Rd, Asheville, NC 28805. Time: 12:00 Noon. All are invited to come by, enjoy lunch and conversation. 

June 28, 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

June 28, Friday – Lesbian Social Group Bowling Time: 6:30 PM For details see LSC Meet UP 

June 28, Friday – Asheville Gay Men’s Chorus Stonewall Commemorative Concert. "Out Loud and Proud" Celebrating the 50 year anniversary of the Stonewall Riots, the chorus will present a massive concert and celebration of accomplishments. Place: Diana Wortham Theater, Asheville.  Time: 7:30 PM  Tickets: From $10 - $30  Online only visit DWT

June 28, Friday – Stonewall Commemoration Month Dance Party.  A special nonbianary-and trans-centered dance party featuring DJ Abu Disarray and DJ Queen Plz. This will benefit Tranzmission Prison Project and Tranzmission Medical Fund   Place: Sly Grog Lounge 271 Haywood St. Asheville 28801   Time: 9 PM  

June 29, Saturday

June 30, 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