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Big Queer Picnic May 6
Lyric Opera "When Adonis Calls" May 11,12 & 13
Asheville Fine Arts Show May 19 & 20
Montford Music and Arts Festival May 19
ABSFEST- American Burlesque & Sideshow Fest May 25-27
Cantaria- Gay Men's Chorus 20th Anniversary Concert June 16
Blue Ridge Pride Festival (Gay Pride) September 24-29 (Details to come)


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May 1, Tuesday- Men's Coffee Club,  (meets every Tuesday)* NEW Location:  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 8, Tuesday - - Pricilla Chambers presents Drag and Dancing at Ole Shaky’s, Asheville. See Entertainment more details. 

May 2, 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 2, Wednesday – Youth Outright Weekly Safe Space Drop  (every Wednesday)-In Hours are from 3-6 pm each Wednesday In New Youth Room located at 417 Biltmore Avenue #4 , Asheville 28801 For More information contact info@youthoutright.org

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

May 4, Friday – LGBTQA Walk It Out  (changes place and day in May, see May 12)

May 4, 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 5, Saturday -Tranzmission Picnic in the Park.. Everyone, family, friends, your kids and interested individuals to a great Potluck picnic. Bring a dish to share. Place: Montford Park, the corner of Cumberland Ave and the Park. Time: 3-5 PM. 

May 6, 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

May 6, 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 6, Sunday – Asheville Front Runners and Walkers Sunday Run/Walk 
( Every Sunday, Weather permitting) The return of the LGBTQ weekly running/walking group. Each week a 3-4 mile run or walk All levels are invited to participate. Pets on leads are welcome. Place: Carrier Park 220 Amboy Rd. Meet at Mellowdrome Race Track visitor Center. Time: 10:00 AM for more information email info@ashevillefrontrunners.org

May 6, Sunday – Big Queer Picnic, 1st Annual Pot Luck/ BBQ  Hosted by Queer Night Out Ashevile. Everyone is invited to come out and enjoy the spring with fellow LGBTQ family and allies. French Broad River Park(has a dog park) 508 Riverview Drive. Bring a side, and what you want to grill. We will provide water, ice tea and grilling supplies (Charcoal and tongs etc). Time: 1-4:00 PM  Facebook Page 

May 6 Sunday- Youth Outright Discussion Groups (every Sunday) meet from 3-6 pm New Youth Room located at 417 Biltmore Avenue #4 , Asheville 28801 For More information contact info@youthoutright.org

May 7, 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 7, Monday - Guys Movie Night Out - A monthly gathering of gay and bi men to socialize and see a movie. All are welcome to come out and join them.
Place: Regal Biltmore Grande Stadium 15 & RPX 26 & Long Shoals Rd (Biltmore Park) Asheville, NC  Time: 7:00 -9:00 meet in lobby at 6:30 PM After the movie, we will migrate across the street to Brixx or Hickory Tavern for some good food , drinks, and conversation.

May 7, Monday - Queer Comedy Party w/ Moira Goree   Asheville’s best and only all LGBTQ comedy show. 9-12 at Fleetwood’s 496 Haywood Rd. Asheville, NC 28806. For details see Facebook 

May 7, 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 7, 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 8, Tuesday - - Pricilla Chambers presents Drag and Dancing at Ole Shaky’s, Asheville. See Entertainment more details. 

May 8, Tuesday- Men's Coffee Club, (meets every Tuesday)  * NEW Location: 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 8, 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 8, 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 9, Wednesday - – Youth Outright Weekly Safe Space Drop In  (every Wednesday)-Youth Outright Weekly Safe Space Drop (every Wednesday)-In Hours are from 3-6 pm each Wednesday In New Youth Room located at 417 Biltmore Avenue #4 , Asheville 28801 For More information contact info@youthoutright.org

May 9, 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 9, 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 10, 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 10, Thursday -Stella’s Dinner- Mills River Restaurant 4467 Boylston Hwy, Mills River. Time 6 PM The women on Stella’s Place will gather for a dinner. All old friends and new ones are welcome to attend. Please RSVP to sjohnsonwnc@gmail.com 

May 11, 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 11, Friday, 12, Saturday & 13, Sunday -  Asheville Lyric Opera presents World Premier of gay Opera " When Adonis Calls" at the Masonic Temple Theater Biltmore Avenue, Time: 7:00 PM, Sunday matinee 3:00 PM.  For complete details and ticket info see Entertainment

May 12, 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 12, 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 12, 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 12, Saturday – GMA (Gay Mountain Adventures) Horsepastuer River Hike. All interested in hiking are invited to join GMA for a wonderful hike to Rainbow Falls. Sign up and information can be found at Meetup.

May 12, Saturday -Walk It Out – (new day-Saturdays and venue for May) NC Arboretum (in Bent Creek off HWY 91. We will meet up in front of the bonsai section of the arboretum at 9:50 am. There is a charge to enter the arboretum, but you can carpool. This is an experiment. Something new!! You are also allowed to bring your pets to the walk!  

May 12, 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, 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 13, 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, Sunday -Asheville Front Runners and Walkers Sunday Run/Walk 
( Every Sunday, Weather permitting) The return of the LGBTQ weekly running/walking group. Each week a 3-4 mile run or walk All levels are invited to participate. Pets on leads are welcome. Place: Carrier Park 220 Amboy Rd. Meet at Mellowdrome Race Track visitor Center. Time: 10:00 AM for more information email info@ashevillefrontrunners.org

May 13, Sunday – Sunday’s are a Drag- (2nd Sunday of month) This month’s theme is Monster Truck Rally. A heavy metal evening. Kings, Queens, and anything in between welcome! Newcomers strongly encouraged to attend. The space is safe for all to experiment and indulge in their drag curiosity, though it is not mandatory that you drag out to attend. All good folks, friends, and allies welcomed! Place: Crow and Quill 106 N. Lexington, Asheville 28801  
Time: 10:00 PM – 2:00 Am   Follow on Facebook 

May 13, Sunday - Youth Outright Discussion Groups (every Sunday) meet from 3-6 pm New Youth Room located at 417 Biltmore Avenue #4 , Asheville 28801 For More information contact info@youthoutright.org

May 13, 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

May 14, 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 14, Monday GMA –(Gay Mountain Adventurers of WNC) Hike to Daniel Ridge Loop 9:30 AM – 5:00 PM. They will hike the Daniel Ridge Loop Trail in the Brevard Section of The Pisgah National Forest. This is a loop trail of about 5 miles and about 600 feet of elevation climb. For more information and how to join the group go to GMA Meet UP  

May 14, 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 15, Tuesday- Pricilla Chambers presents Drag and Dancing at Ole Shaky’s, Asheville. See Entertainment more details. 

May 15, Tuesday - Men's Coffee Club, (meets every Tuesday) * NEW Location: 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 16, 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 16, 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 16, 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 16, 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, 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 17, Thursday – LIM 3rd Thursday Business Dinner, Place TBA. Time 6:30PM No RSVP All are welcome to attend See LIM for details 

May 17, Thursday - Thursday – FNCF (Franklin North Carolina FriendsMonthly Dinner.  Everyone is invited to join them as they gather for another evening of LGBT socializing. Place: Fat Buddies in Westgate Plaza (near old K Mart-Franklin). Time 6:00 PM. Please RSVP text at 757-477-6593 by May 13. 

May 17, Thursday WNCAP offers a HIV/AIDS support group (Every 1st and 3rd Tuesday of each month). The group is held at All Souls Counseling Center @ 6pm. For more information on the support group, contact us at (828) 252-7489. All Souls Counseling Center is located at:35 Arlington Street, Asheville, NC 28801

May 18, 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 18-19, Friday & Saturday: Asheville Fine Art Show at the WNC AG Center. A two day event featuring some of the top artists and crafts persons around including gay and lesbian artists. Read about the featured award winning gay artist. For complete information, times and ticket price go to Bulletinboard.  

May 19, Saturday -Walk It Out – (new day-Saturdays and venue for May) NC Arboretum (in Bent Creek off HWY 91. We will meet up in front of the bonsai section of the arboretum at 9:50 am. There is a charge to enter the arboretum, but you can carpool. This is an experiment. Something new!! You are also allowed to bring your pets to the walk! 

May 19, Saturday -Youth Outright’s YOYOs (middle school group) (3rd Saturday of each month) from 11 am-1 pm in our New Youth Room located at 417 Biltmore Avenue #4 , Asheville 28801 For More information contact info@youthoutright.org

May 19, 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 19, Saturday – Montford Music and Arts Festival outside on Montford Avenue just down from Asheville Visitor’s Center. Music, entertainment, food and art from 10:00 AM -7:00 PM. Visit the numerous LGBT artists among over 100 vendors including the Blue Ridge Pride Center and the debut of the Blue Ridge Pride Rainbow Store for numerous rainbow items to show your PRIDE.

May 20, Sunday – Beer City Sisters Present “ Not Just A Sister Act” ( 3rd Sunday of the month) It’s Drag, Singing, Comedy, Poetry and more. Place: O.Henry’s Time:TBA

May 20, 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 20, Sunday -Asheville Front Runners and Walkers Sunday Run/Walk 
( Every Sunday, Weather permitting) The return of the LGBTQ weekly running/walking group. Each week a 3-4 mile run or walk All levels are invited to participate. Pets on leads are welcome. Place: Carrier Park 220 Amboy Rd. Meet at Mellowdrome Race Track visitor Center. Time: 10:00 AM for more information email info@ashevillefrontrunners.org

May 20, 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

May 20, Sunday- Youth Outright Discussion Groups (every Sunday) meet from 3-6 pm New Youth Room located at 417 Biltmore Avenue #4 , Asheville 28801 For More information contact info@youthoutright.org

May 21, 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 21, 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 22, Tuesday -Men's Coffee Club  (meets every Tuesday) * NEW Location: 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 23, 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 23, 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 23, 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 24, 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 25, 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 25, 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, Friday – May 26, Sunday - 12th Annual ABSFEST (American Burlesque & Sideshow Fest) a fantastic weekend of performance art in the company of satin and sparkle, unicorn-feathered starlets and fish-eyed zombie boys and artists from around the world. Totally committed to the empowerment of our tribe and the elevation of our audiences.” We strive to make our little corner of the burlesque community a courageous and supportive place for artists of every gender, shape, color, and orientation to be heard, seen and respected, onstage and off.” 

May 25, Friday – ABSFEST Opening Night Festival Fan Dom - All the classics and tribute acts in Burlesque and sideshow under one big top, hosted by Mab, Just Mab. $20 General Admission. VIPS get early priority seating starting at 6:30pm, goody bags, and a salty mini-lecture at the pre-show Book Release party for the newest ‘Shocked and Amazed’ by America’s Sideshow Historian, James Taylor. Place: The Grey Eagle, 185 Clingman Ave. Asheville 28801. Doors open at 7:00 Show begins at 8:00 PM. Afterparty (included with ticket) 10:30 PM
Friday Tickets Here

May 26, Saturday - ABSFEST - Spectacular Show, Brought to you by Madame Onça, stars Miss Burlesque Montreal: May Hemmer, along with the West Coast's stunning Ona Monsoon, the deviously dainty carnival darling, Alex Doll and many more. This is the don’t miss Show in Asheville. . The Place is The Orange Peel 101 Biltmore Ave. Asheville, NC 28801. The Time: Doors open at 6:30 PM VIP, 7:30 General Admission 
Saturday Tickets Here

May 26, Saturday -Walk It Out – (new day-Saturdays and venue for May) NC Arboretum (in Bent Creek off HWY 91. We will meet up in front of the bonsai section of the arboretum at 9:50 am. There is a charge to enter the arboretum, but you can carpool. This is an experiment. Something new!! You are also allowed to bring your pets to the walk!  

May 26, Saturday- Pink Pistols LGBT Gun Club June Shoot. at On Target Shooting Range 4 Busbee View Rd, Asheville, North Carolina Time: 3:00 -4:30 PM. All are invited to come out and join in. For more info see PINK

May 27, Sunday – ABSFEST – Burlesque Brunch Show – Hosted by ToyBox, America’s Favorite Cartoon Witch Place: 
Grey Eagle 185 Clingman Ave. Asheville 28801 Time: 12:00 PM Sunday Tickets Here

May 27,Sunday -Asheville Front Runners and Walkers Sunday Run/Walk 
( Every Sunday, Weather permitting) The return of the LGBTQ weekly running/walking group. Each week a 3-4 mile run or walk All levels are invited to participate. Pets on leads are welcome. Place: Carrier Park 220 Amboy Rd. Meet at Mellowdrome Race Track visitor Center. Time: 10:00 AM for more information email info@ashevillefrontrunners.org

May 27, Sunday - Youth Outright Discussion Groups  (every Sunday meet from 3-6 pm New Youth Room located at 417 Biltmore Avenue #4 , Asheville 28801 For More information contact info@youthoutright.org

May 27, 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

May 27, 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 28, 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, 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 29, Tuesday - Men's Coffee Club, (meets every Tuesday) * NEW Location: 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 29, Tuesday - - Pricilla Chambers presents Drag and Dancing at Ole Shaky’s, Asheville. See Entertainment more details. 

May 30, 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 30, 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 30, 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 31, Thursday – 
JUNE - PRIDE MONTH 
(Please advise for additions to calendar)

​June 1, 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, Saturday- LGBTQA Walk It Out  Place time TBA

June 2, Saturday –- CRYSTAL QUEER: YO PROM Place: Double Tree Biltmore Ball Room Time: 7-10PM Ages 14-20 email adrian.parra@youthoutright.org to get plugged in

June 3, Sunday - 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

June 3,, 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 3 Sunday-- Youth Outright Discussion Groups (every Sunday) meet from 3-6 pm New Youth Room located at 417 Biltmore Avenue #4 , Asheville 28801 For More information contact info@youthoutright.org

June 3, Sunday – Asheville Front Runners and Walkers Sunday Run/Walk ( Every Sunday, Weather permitting) The return of the LGBTQ weekly running/walking group. Each week a 3-4 mile run or walk All levels are invited to participate. Pets on leads are welcome. Place: Carrier Park 220 Amboy Rd. Meet at Mellowdrome Race Track visitor Center. Time: 10:00 AM for more information email info@ashevillefrontrunners.org

June 4, 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 4, 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

June 4, 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 5, Tuesday- Pricilla Chambers presents Drag and Dancing at Ole Shaky’s, Asheville. See Entertainment more details. 

June 5, 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 5, Tuesday- Men's Coffee Club, (meets every Tuesday) * NEW Location: 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 6, Wednesday - – Youth Outright Weekly Safe Space Drop (every Wednesday)-In New Youth Room located at 417 Biltmore Avenue #4 , Asheville 28801Hours are from 3-6 pm For More information contact info@youthoutright.org

June 6, 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 6, 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 6, 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, Thursday -

June 8, 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 8, Friday - LGBTQA Walk It Out Details TBA

June 9, 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 Place O.Henry's.  See Entertainment

June 9, 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 9, Saturday - Second Saturdays, YO Drag Brunch Place: THE BLOCK off Biltmore (39 S. Market Street) Time: 11:00am-2:00pm 

June 9, 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, 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 10, 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 10, Sunday - Youth Outright Discussion Groups (every Sunday) meet from 3-6 pm New Youth Room located at 417 Biltmore Avenue #4 , Asheville 28801 For More information contact info@youthoutright.org

June 10, Sunday – Asheville Front Runners and Walkers Sunday Run/Walk
 ( Every Sunday, Weather permitting) The return of the LGBTQ weekly running/walking group. Each week a 3-4 mile run or walk All levels are invited to participate. Pets on leads are welcome. Place: Carrier Park 220 Amboy Rd. Meet at Mellowdrome Race Track visitor Center. Time: 10:00 AM for more information email info@ashevillefrontrunners.org

June 10 - 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

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

June 11, Monday-- Geeks Who Drink”- Asheville Branch Hosts Trivia Night at O.Henry's 

June 12, Tuesday - Men's Coffee Club, (meets every Tuesday)  * NEW Location: 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 12,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 12, Tuesday Pricilla Chambers presents Drag and Dancing at Ole Shaky’s, Asheville. See Entertainment more details. 

June 12, 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, 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 13, Wednesday - Asheville Celebrates LGBTQ PRIDE with A special PRIDE Concert featuring: Tret Fure, Heather Mae, And Cyrs Matthews. Place: Isis Music Hall 743 Haywood Rd. Asheville 28806 Time 8:30 PM. Everyone is invited to come out and enjoy the music of these LGBT artists.   Tickets and Info HERE

June 13, Wednesday - Youth Outright Weekly Safe Space Drop (every Wednesday)-In New Youth Room located at 417 Biltmore Avenue #4 , Asheville 28801Hours are from 3-6 pm For More information contact info@youthoutright.org

June 13, 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 13, 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, 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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June14, 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

June 15, 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 16, Saturday -Youth Outright’s YOYOs (middle school group) (3rd Saturday of each month) from 11 am-1 pm in our New Youth Room located at 417 Biltmore Avenue #4 , Asheville 28801 For More information contact info@youthoutright.org

June 16, Saturday - Cantaria, Asheville Gay Men's Chorus 20th Anniversary Concert "United in Voice"  Diana Wortham Theater Time: 7:30 PM.  Details and ticket info at Entertainment.

June 16, 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 16, Saturday- Pink Pistols LGBT Gun Club Shoot. at TBA Time: 3:00 PM. All are invited to come out and join in. For more info see PINK

June 17, Sunday – Beer City Sisters Present “ Not Just A Sister Act” ( 3rd Sunday of the month) It’s Drag, Singing, Comedy, Poetry and more. Place: O.Henry’s Time:TBA

June 17, Sunday – Asheville Front Runners and Walkers Sunday Run/Walk 
( Every Sunday, Weather permitting) The return of the LGBTQ weekly running/walking group. Each week a 3-4 mile run or walk All levels are invited to participate. Pets on leads are welcome. Place: Carrier Park 220 Amboy Rd. Meet at Mellowdrome Race Track visitor Center. Time: 10:00 AM for more information email info@ashevillefrontrunners.org​

 June 17, 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 17, Sunday- Youth Outright Discussion Groups (every Sunday) meet from 3-6 pm New Youth Room located at 417 Biltmore Avenue #4 , Asheville 28801 For More information contact info@youthoutright.org

June 18, 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 19, Tuesday -Men's Coffee Club, (meets every Tuesday) * NEW Location: 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 20, 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 20, 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 20, Wednesday – - Youth Outright Weekly Safe Space Drop (every Wednesday)-In New Youth Room located at 417 Biltmore Avenue #4 , Asheville 28801Hours are from 3-6 pm For More information contact info@youthoutright.org

June 20, 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 20, 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 21, 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. Not meeting this Week due to Thanksgiving.

June 22, 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, Saturday – 

June 24, Sunday - Youth Outright Discussion Groups (every Sunday) meet from 3-6 pm New Youth Room located at 417 Biltmore Avenue #4 , Asheville 28801 For More information contact info@youthoutright.org

June 24, 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

​June 24, Sunday – Asheville Front Runners and Walkers Sunday Run/Walk
 ( Every Sunday, Weather permitting) The return of the LGBTQ weekly running/walking group. Each week a 3-4 mile run or walk All levels are invited to participate. Pets on leads are welcome. Place: Carrier Park 220 Amboy Rd. Meet at Mellowdrome Race Track visitor Center. Time: 10:00 AM for more information email info@ashevillefrontrunners.org

June 25, 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.

June 26, Tuesday - Men's Coffee Club, (meets every Tuesday)  * NEW Location: 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 27, Wednesday – Youth Outright Weekly Safe Space Drop (every Wednesday)-In New Youth Room located at 417 Biltmore Avenue #4 , Asheville 28801Hours are from 3-6 pm For More information contact info@youthoutright.org 

June 27, 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 27, 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 28, Thursday –

June 29, 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 30, Saturday