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May 
May 20-21 Hot Works' Asheville Fine Arts Show
May 20 Montford Music and Arts Festival 
May 28  Blue Ridge Rollergirls Final Asheville Bout

June
June 24, BRP Community Pride Festival 
June 24 & 25 Cantaria Summer Concert


September 30, Saturday - Blue Ridge Pride Festival (Asheville's Gay Pride)
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July

August

September
September 23, Saturday - WNCAP "Raise Your Hand" Auction

*September 30, Saturday - Blue Ridge Pride - Gay Pride Festival
*note month and day change for 2017 

October 


November 

December

December 1, Friday - World AIDS Day - Asheville Observance 
 May 1- 6  

May 1, Monday- Hendersonville Gay Men’s Happy Hour - Meets Monthly Open to all men. Place: Sol Y Luna on N. Main Street in downtown Hendersonville, 321 N. Main Street. Time: 5:00 PM. Will be a free raffle with five prizes, cash bar with drink specials, free appetizers and no entrance charge. To join group See MeetUP

May 1, 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. 

May 1, 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 1, Monday- PFLAG Hendersonville. (meets 1st Monday of month) at Providence Baptist Church Education room, 1201 Oakland St. for more info contact jerry.w96@gmail.com ** Will not meet see event below 

May 2, Tuesday - Edna's on Merrimon presents "Friends of Dorothy" Piano Bar Tuesdays. (Every Tuesday evening during the winter and spring) Place: Edna's 870 Merrimon Avenue. Time: 7:00 PM. Full details on Entertainment page.

May 2, Tuesday - LGBT Elder Movie Night ( First Tuesday of the month) at Carolina Theater 1640 Hendersonville Rd. Time: 7:00 PM. Tickets (Special $5.00) for details and more information contact Rowan Lischerelli, 828-301-2820 

May 3, Wednesday - ALPS Meeting (first Wed of each month) Gondolier on Tunnel Rd., Oteen. All are welcome to attend, for more info and reservations contact ALPS

May 3, 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 3- 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 3, Wednesday – Youth Outright Weekly Safe Space Drop  (every Wednesday)-In Hours are from 3-6 pm each Wednesday in our Youth Room. located in First Congregational United Church of Christ (20 Oak Street, Asheville). For More information contact info@youthoutright.org

May 3- 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

May 4, Thursday- Weaverville Men's Coffee and Conversation with Phil and Donny (meets every Thursday-NEW) at All Good Coffee located at 10 S. Main Street, Weaverville. Time: 10-11AM. All are invited to join.

May5, Friday- First Friday Coffee/Soda Chat w/ LIM – chat get together EarthFare Westgate, 66 Westgate PKWY 6:30 Pm. All women are invited to attend. 

May 5, 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 5, Friday -LGBTQA Walk It Out (New Day and Time for Spring and Summer) A free fun way to strengthen our physical bodies, our sense of Pride and our community connection. Meet at Edna’s on the River 219 Amboy Rd. Time: 5:30pm. We will be walking Carrier Park , We will start walking promptly at 6pm. Our new adventure continues throughout the entire Spring and Summer. weather permitting, For more information see Website. http://www.walkitout.net/

May 5, & May 6, Friday and Saturday ANAM CARA THEATRE CO. presents PRAIRIE FIRE at Toy Boat Community Art Space 101 Fairview Rd. Doors open at 7:30 PM Show starts 8:00 Pm Full information at Theater.

May 6, Saturday -



May 7-14 

May 7, Sunday -O.Henry’s First Sunday Pot Luck. All are invited to bring a dish and share dinner and some fun and entertainment. Place: O.Henry’s Haywood Rd, Time: 5-8:00 PM.

May 7, Sunday- Youth Outright Discussion Groups  (every Sunday) meet from 3-6 pm in the Youth Room located in First Congregational United Church of Christ (20 Oak Street, Asheville). For More information contact info@youthoutright.org

May 7, Sunday – Blue Ridge Bootleggers Rugby Training. Last Sunday Training, Consult Facebook or Website for socials and skill sessions. Time: 2-4 PM. Place: Warren Wilson College, athletic field behind the Gym Complete Details on Facebook 
or bootleggersrugby.org

May 8, Monday – Guys Movie Night Out – gay and bi group of all ages, single and partnered (meets once a month) Meet Regal Biltmore Grande 15 Time: 6:45 PM for early evening showing of new "Guardians of the Galaxy". Dinner afterwards at Brixx Pizza. For more details contact Jay at  farcityguy@hotmail.com

May 8, 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. 

May 8, Monday – Youth Outright Macon County (Franklin) group (2nd Monday of each month) Meets at the Macon County Library from 4-6 pm. For More information contact info@youthoutright.org

May 9, Tuesday - Edna's on Merrimon presents "Friends of Dorothy" Piano Bar Tuesdays. (Every Tuesday evening during the winter and spring) Place: Edna's 870 Merrimon Avenue. Time: 7:00 PM. Full details on Entertainment page.

May 9, 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
May 9, Tuesday - Gorge-US Monthly Dinner Club ( Currently looking for host and not meeting) Special Pot Luck at member’s home.. For more info or to join contact Gorge US 

May 9, 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 10, 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 10,, Wednesday – Youth Outright Weekly Safe Space Drop  (every Wednesday)-In Hours are from 3-6 pm each Wednesday in our Youth Room. located in First Congregational United Church of Christ (20 Oak Street, Asheville). For More information contact info@youthoutright.org

May 10, - 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 11, 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 11, Thursday - Weaverville Men's Coffee and Conversation with Phil and Donny (meets every Thursday-NEW) at All Good Coffee located at 10 S. Main Street, Weaverville. Time: 10-11AM. All are invited to join.

May 12 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 12, Friday -LGBTQA Walk It Out (New Day and Time for Spring and Summer) A free fun way to strengthen our physical bodies, our sense of Pride and our community connection. Meet at Edna’s on the River 219 Amboy Rd. Time: 5:30pm. We will be walking Carrier Park , We will start walking promptly at 6pm. Our new adventure continues throughout the entire Spring and Summer. weather permitting, For more information see Website. http://www.walkitout.net/

May 13, 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 13, 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

May 13, 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 14 - 20

May 14, Sunday- Youth Outright Discussion Groups  (every Sunday) meet from 
3-6 pm in the Youth Room located in First Congregational United Church of Christ (20 Oak Street, Asheville). For More information contact info@youthoutright.org
May 14, Sunday – Blue Ridge Bootleggers Rugby Training. ( Every Sunday Afternoon) Time: 2-4 PM. Place: Warren Wilson College, athletic field behind the Gym Complete Details on Website Facebook 

May 14, 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 14, Sunday – LIM Sunday Brunch (2nd Sunday of each month) Place:: TBA For more info see LIM

May 15, 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. 

May 16, Tuesday- 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

May 17, 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 17,, Wednesday – Youth Outright Weekly Safe Space Drop (every Wednesday)-In Hours are from 3-6 pm each Wednesday in our Youth Room. located in First Congregational United Church of Christ (20 Oak Street, Asheville). For More information contact info@youthoutright.org

May 17, - 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 17 , 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 17, 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 18, Thursday - LGBT Bowling League - First Night League Bowling. Time: 6:30 - 10:00 PM  Sky Lanes,Patton Avenue Asheville.  All are invited to come out, cheer on the teams and get involved.  They are still looking for additional bowlers. 

May 18, Thursday, - Weaverville Men's Coffee and Conversation with Phil and Donny (meets every Thursday-NEW) at All Good Coffee located at 10 S. Main Street, Weaverville. Time: 10-11AM. All are invited to join.

May 18, Thursday – LIM 3rd Thursday Business Dinner, Cornerstone Restaurant 102 Tunnel Rd. Back Room. Time 6:30PM No RSVP All are welcome to attend

May 19, Friday - Women’s Dance sponsored by Ursula Crawford – Place and Time: TBA For more information contact etledder@gmail.com 

May 19, 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 20-21, Saturday and Sunday- Hotworks Presents Asheville Fine Art Show. Place: U.S. Cellular Center Downtown Asheville. Including featured LGBT artists. Doors open at 10:00 PM. Find out more and ticket info on Bulletinboard  

May 20, Saturday -Youth Outright’s YOYOs (middle school group) (3rd Saturday of each month) from 11 am-1 pm in our YO youth room. located in First Congregational United Church of Christ (20 Oak Street, Asheville. For More information contact info@youthoutright.org

May 20, Saturday - Youth Outright's YO PROM Drag Fundraiser... Come help Youth Outright raise funds for their annual Prom. Special Drag show featuring youth and regular adult entertainers. Place First Congregational Church. 20 Oak St. Time: 7:30-9:30 PM.  Tickets $5.00 For more details contact  info@youthoutright.org 

May 20, Saturday - Franklin NC Friends (Meets monthly) The LGBT community of Franklin and surrounding area, meets up for fun, conversation and food. This month hosted by members at their home for a cookout. As in the past, they will supply the burgers, hot dogs, and buns. You bring a side dish to share and BYOB. For more information on location and call or text 757-477-6593. RSVP by May 18.

May 20, Saturday - Asheville Men's Supper Club Pride Pot Luck.. Special Pre Pride month celebration and pot luck at member's home.  All men are invited to join the group.  Complete information is emailed to members.  To join see SupperClub.

May 20, Saturday – 14th Annual Montford Music and Arts Festival in Historic Montford neighborhood. A day full of music and arts on the street. Located just down from Asheville Visitor’s Center on Montford Avenue. Time: 10:00AM-7:00 PM. Stop by and say hello to all in the Blue Ridge Pride Center Booth.


May 21 - 27 


May 21, Sunday – Lesbian Senior Brunch Bunch Meets at Roux in the Hilton at Biltmore Park, 43 Town Square Blvd.Asheville, NC 28803 Time: 1:00 PM. All lesbians over 60 are invited to come out and join us. 

May 21, Sunday – Equality Asheville Wedding Expo – Place Grand Bohemian Hotel Asheville 11 Boston Way. Biltmore Village. Time: 1:30 – 6:00 PM Cost: $12 advance $15 at door. See Facebook 

May 21, Sunday- Youth Outright Discussion Groups (every Sunday) meet from 3-6 pm in the Youth Room located in First Congregational United Church of Christ (20 Oak Street, Asheville). For More information contact info@youthoutright.org

May 21, Sunday – Blue Ridge Bootleggers Rugby  Spring training over, see Facebook for Socials and skill sessions. Complete Details on  Facebook or  bootleggersrugby.org

May 22, 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.

May 23, 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

May 23,Tuesday - Edna's on Merrimon presents "Friends of Dorothy" Piano Bar Tuesdays. (Every Tuesday evening during the winter and spring) Place: Edna's 870 Merrimon Avenue. Time: 7:00 PM. Full details on Entertainment page.

May 24, Wednesday – Youth Outright Weekly Safe Space Drop In  (every Wednesday)Hours are from 3-6 pm each Wednesday in our Youth Room. located in First Congregational United Church of Christ (20 Oak Street, Asheville). For More information contact info@youthoutright.org

May 24, 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 24- 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 25, Thursday -Weaverville Men's Coffee and Conversation with Phil and Donny (meets every Thursday-NEW) at All Good Coffee located at 10 S. Main Street, Weaverville. Time: 10-11AM. All are invited to join.

May 25, Thursday - Hendersonville Gay Mens Happy Hour Pre Memorial Day Party, (Meets once a month) Invites all gay and bi men to come out, make new friends and socialize. Place: Sol Y Luna, 321 N. Main Street, Hendersonville, NC  Time: 5-8PM  No reservations required.  
More details and to join, see  Meet UP Group 

May 25, Thursday – Drag Queen Bingo Benefit for LGBT in Nigeria. Sponsored by Edna’s and Jesus People. Place: Ednas on Merrimon Avenue. Time: 7:00 PM Hosted by Beer City Sisters and Ida Carolina.  Live Music, prizes and all benefiting relief for persecuted LGBT in Nigeria. See Entertainment

May 26, 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 26, Friday -LGBTQA Walk It Out (New Day and Time for Spring and Summer) A free fun way to strengthen our physical bodies, our sense of Pride and our community connection. Meet at Edna’s on the River 219 Amboy Rd. Time: 5:30pm. We will be walking Carrier Park. We will start walking promptly at 6pm. Our new adventure continues throughout the entire Spring and Summer. weather permitting, For more information see Website. http://www.walkitout.net/

May 27, Saturday- Pink Pistols LGBT Gun Club May Shoot. at OnTarget Shooting Range, 4 Busbee Road, Asheville 28803 Time: 3:00 PM. All are invited to come out and join in. For more info see PINK

May 27, Saturday – April Support Group Transformers, Meets Pack Library Downtown Asheville Time: 2 PM.

May 27, Saturday – TransYouth, Youth and Family meeting Place: Land of Sky UCC 15 Overbrook Pl, Asheville, NC 28805 Time: 2 PM All are invited to attend. 


May 28 - 31

May 28, Sunday- Youth Outright Discussion Groups  (every Sunday) meet from 3-6 pm in the Youth Room located in First Congregational United Church of Christ (20 Oak Street, Asheville). For More information contact info@youthoutright.org

May 28 , Sunday – Blue Ridge Bootleggers Rugby  Spring training over, see Facebook for Socials and skill sessions Complete Details on  Facebook or bootleggersrugby.org

May 28, Sunday - Blue Ridge Rollergirls Final Asheville Bout. U.S.Cellular Center. Full detail TBA. 

May 29, 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.

May 30, Tuesday- Asheville 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

May 30, Tuesday - Edna's on Merrimon presents "Friends of Dorothy" Piano Bar Tuesdays. (Every Tuesday evening during the winter and spring) Place: Edna's 870 Merrimon Avenue. Time: 7:00 PM. Full details on Entertainment page.

May 31, 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 31, Wednesday – Youth Outright Weekly Safe Space Drop In  (every Wednesday) Hours are from 3-6 pm each Wednesday in our Youth Room. located in First Congregational United Church of Christ (20 Oak Street, Asheville). For More information contact info@youthoutright.org

May 31, Wednesday - Gathering At The Social Lounge (Every Wednesday- new venue,formerly at Carmels) This is an informal gathering of Asheville gay men for socializing and conversation from 6:00 on. The Social Lounge, 29 Broadway Downtown.

JUNE
(June Calendar Links under construction)

June 1, Thursday- Weaverville Men's Coffee and Conversation with Phil and Donny (meets every Thursday-NEW) at All Good Coffee located at 10 S. Main Street, Weaverville. Time: 10-11AM. All are invited to join.

June 2, Friday- First Friday Coffee/Soda Chat w/ LIM – chat get together EarthFare Westgate, 66 Westgate PKWY 6:30 Pm. All women are invited to attend.

June 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

June 2, Friday -LGBTQA Walk It Out (Spring and Summer) A free fun way to strengthen our physical bodies, our sense of Pride and our community connection. Meet at Edna’s on the River 219 Amboy Rd. Time: 5:30pm. We will be walking Carrier Park , We will start walking promptly at 6pm. Our new adventure continues throughout the entire Spring and Summer. weather permitting, For more information see Website. http://www.walkitout.net/

June 3, Saturday – YO Prom 2017 - The annual Youth Outright Prom, open to all youth under 21 will be held at Double Tree by Hilton in Biltmore Village. This year’s theme is “Out of this World.” More information to follow. 

June 4, Sunday- Youth Outright Discussion Groups  (every Sunday) meet from 3-6 pm in the Youth Room located in First Congregational United Church of Christ (20 Oak Street, Asheville). For More information contact info@youthoutright.org

June 4, Sunday -O.Henry’s First Sunday Pot Luck. All are invited to bring a dish and share dinner and some fun and entertainment. Place: O.Henry’s Haywood Rd, Time: 5-8:00 PM.

June 4, Sunday,– Sacred Journey MCC – Hendersonville installs new pastor.  Place: 735 5th Avenue West Hendersonville (Laurel Park), NC 28793 time: 4:00 PM All are invited to attend. For more details see www.mccsacredjourney.org

June 5, Monday – PFLAG-Hendersonville (Meets 1st Monday of the Month) to Host Kaley Fry, Interim National Program Director of COLAGE ( Children of Lesbians and Gays Everywhere) at its monthly meeting. She will speak about Growing up in Charlotte with lesbian moms. 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 5, 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.

June 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

June 6, 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

June 6, Tuesday - Edna's on Merrimon presents "Friends of Dorothy" Piano Bar Tuesdays. (Every Tuesday evening during the winter and spring) Place: Edna's 870 Merrimon Avenue. Time: 7:00 PM. Full details on Entertainment page.

June 6, Tuesday - LGBT Elder Movie Night ( First Tuesday of the month) at Carolina Theater 1640 Hendersonville Rd. Time: 7:00 PM. Tickets (Special $5.00) for details and more information contact Rowan Lischerelli, 828-301-2820 

June 7, Wednesday - ALPS Meeting (first Wed of each month) Gondolier on Tunnel Rd., Oteen. All are welcome to attend, for more info and reservations contact ALPS

June 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

June 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.

June 7, Wednesday – Youth Outright Weekly Safe Space Drop  (every Wednesday)-In Hours are from 3-6 pm each Wednesday in our Youth Room. located in First Congregational United Church of Christ (20 Oak Street, Asheville). For More information contact info@youthoutright.org

June 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

June 8, 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 8, Thursday - Weaverville Men's Coffee and Conversation with Phil and Donny (meets every Thursday-NEW) at All Good Coffee located at 10 S. Main Street, Weaverville. Time: 10-11AM. All are invited to join.

June 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

June 9, Friday -LGBTQA Walk It Out (New Day and Time for Spring and Summer) A free fun way to strengthen our physical bodies, our sense of Pride and our community connection. Meet at Edna’s on the River 219 Amboy Rd. Time: 5:30pm. We will be walking Carrier Park , We will start walking promptly at 6pm. Our new adventure continues throughout the entire Spring and Summer. weather permitting, For more information see Website. http://www.walkitout.net/

June 9, Friday – June 11 Sunday – Asheville VeganFest 2017. Event venues throughout Asheville and Black Mountain. Outdoor festival Pack Square Downtown Asheville. For Venue dates and places see Bulletin Board. 

June 10, 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 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

June 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, lesbians, femmes, bisexual peeps, and anyone else. Place: O.Henry's Time: 10:00 pm Cost $5.00 

June 10, Saturday – Unity Church presents “Our Love Is Power” special Spiritual Summit and Concert. Place: Crowne Plaza Resort, Asheville Details on Bulletin Board. 

June 11, Sunday – Asheville Vegan Fest Outdoor Festival Pack Square Downtown Asheville. Time: 11:00 AM-5:00 PM. See Bulletin Board 

June 11, Sunday- Youth Outright Discussion Groups  (every Sunday) meet from 3-6 pm in the Youth Room located in First Congregational United Church of Christ (20 Oak Street, Asheville). For More information contact info@youthoutright.org

June 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 

June 11, Sunday – LIM Sunday Brunch (2nd Sunday of each month) Place:: TBA For more info see LIM
June 12, 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. 

June 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 

June 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

June 13, Tuesday- 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

June 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

June 14, Wednesday – Youth Outright Weekly Safe Space Drop  (every Wednesday)-In Hours are from 3-6 pm each Wednesday in our Youth Room. located in First Congregational United Church of Christ (20 Oak Street, Asheville). For More information contact info@youthoutright.org

June 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.

June 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

June 15, Thursday, Thursday - Weaverville Men's Coffee and Conversation with Phil and Donny (meets every Thursday-NEW) at All Good Coffee located at 10 S. Main Street, Weaverville. Time: 10-11AM. All are invited to join.

June 15, Thursday – LIM 3rd Thursday Business Dinner, Place TBA. Time 6:30PM No RSVP All are welcome to attend

June 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

June 17, Saturday – Asheville Men’s Supper Club June Pot Luck. A monthly gathering of Asheville’s Oldest groups will take place at a member’s home. Details are emailed to members. To join go to SUPPER CLUB. 

June 17, Saturday,– Better Dads Festival – Place: Pack Square Park Time: Noon – 9:30 PM Free admission. A day of celebration of fatherhood and inclusion of gay dads. Music, food and fun for everyone. For more information go to http://www.betterdadsfestival.com/

June 17, Saturday -Youth Outright’s YOYOs (middle school group) (3rd Saturday of each month) from 11 am-1 pm in our YO youth room. located in First Congregational United Church of Christ (20 Oak Street, Asheville. For More information contact info@youthoutright.org

June 18, Sunday – Lesbian Senior Brunch Bunch Meets at Roux in the Hilton at Biltmore Park, 43 Town Square Blvd.Asheville, NC 28803 Time: 1:00 PM. All lesbians over 60 are invited to come out and join us. 

June 18, Sunday- Youth Outright Discussion Groups (every Sunday) meet from 3-6 pm in the Youth Room located in First Congregational United Church of Christ (20 Oak Street, Asheville). For More information contact info@youthoutright.org

June 19 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.

June 20, 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

June 20,Tuesday - Edna's on Merrimon presents "Friends of Dorothy" Piano Bar Tuesdays. (Every Tuesday evening during the winter and spring) Place: Edna's 870 Merrimon Avenue. Time: 7:00 PM. Full details on Entertainment page.

June 21 , 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 21, Wednesday – Youth Outright Weekly Safe Space Drop  (every Wednesday)-In Hours are from 3-6 pm each Wednesday in our Youth Room. located in First Congregational United Church of Christ (20 Oak Street, Asheville). For More information contact info@youthoutright.org

June 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

June 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 on. The Social Lounge, 29 Broadway Downtown.

June 22, Thursday -Weaverville Men's Coffee and Conversation with Phil and Donny (meets every Thursday-NEW) at All Good Coffee located at 10 S. Main Street, Weaverville. Time: 10-11AM. All are invited to join.

June 22, 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 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

June 23, Friday -LGBTQA Walk It Out ( Spring and Summer) A free fun way to strengthen our physical bodies, our sense of Pride and our community connection. Meet at Edna’s on the River 219 Amboy Rd. Time: 5:30pm. We will be walking Carrier Park. We will start walking promptly at 6pm. Our new adventure continues throughout the entire Spring and Summer. weather permitting, For more information see Website. http://www.walkitout.net/

June 24, Saturday – WNC Pride Community Celebration Day – Sponsored by Blue Ridge Pride Center, a one day Event to celebrate Pride Month with Music, Entertainment, and food. Place: Salvation Station on River. Time: 11:00 AM – 6:30 PM. Show your Pride and come on out. Free of Charge. Details on Entertainment. 

June 24, Saturday - Women’s Dance sponsored by LIM – 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 24, Saturday- Pink Pistols LGBT Gun Club June Shoot. at OnTarget Shooting Range, 4 Busbee Road, Asheville 28803 Time: 3:00 PM. All are invited to come out and join in. For more info see PINK

June 24, Saturday– TransYouth, Youth and Family meeting Place: Land of Sky UCC 15 Overbrook Pl, Asheville, NC 28805 Time: 2 PM All are invited to attend. 

June 24, Saturday & June 25, Sunday - Cantaria, Asheville's Gay Men's Chorus Summer Concert.  Place: Cathedral of All Souls Biltmore Village, Time: Sat. 7:30 PM; Sun. 4:00 PM.  For more info and tickets go to Entertainment

June 25, Sunday- Youth Outright Discussion Groups  (every Sunday) meet from 3-6 pm in the Youth Room located in First Congregational United Church of Christ (20 Oak Street, Asheville). For More information contact info@youthoutright.org

June 25, Sunday - Women's Reading Group - Meets monthly includes pot luck. Time: 4 PM. An open group and welcome newcomers at any time. For place and book information contact sandralfrith@gmail.com  

June 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.

June 27, Tuesday- Asheville 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

June 27, Tuesday - Edna's on Merrimon presents "Friends of Dorothy" Piano Bar Tuesdays. (Every Tuesday evening during the winter and spring) Place: Edna's 870 Merrimon Avenue. Time: 7:00 PM. Full details on Entertainment page.

June 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

June 28, Wednesday – Youth Outright Weekly Safe Space Drop  (every Wednesday)-In Hours are from 3-6 pm each Wednesday in our Youth Room. located in First Congregational United Church of Christ (20 Oak Street, Asheville). For More information contact info@youthoutright.org

June 28, Wednesday - Gathering At The Social Lounge (Every Wednesday- new venue,formerly at Carmels) This is an informal gathering of Asheville gay men for socializing and conversation from 6:00 on. The Social Lounge, 29 Broadway Downtown.

June 29, Thursday - Weaverville Men's Coffee and Conversation with Phil and Donny (meets every Thursday-NEW) at All Good Coffee located at 10 S. Main Street, Weaverville. Time: 10-11AM. All are invited to join.

June 30, Friday -LGBTQA Walk It Out (New Day and Time for Spring and Summer) A free fun way to strengthen our physical bodies, our sense of Pride and our community connection. Meet at Edna’s on the River 219 Amboy Rd. Time: 5:30pm. We will be walking Carrier Park, We will start walking promptly at 6pm. Our new adventure continues throughout the entire Spring and Summer. weather permitting, For more information see Website. http://www.walkitout.net/

June 30, 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