Sep
23
Tue
LSU Rainbow Rush @ LSU African American Cultural Center
Sep 23 @ 7:00 pm – 9:00 pm
LSU Rainbow Rush @ LSU African American Cultural Center | Baton Rouge | Louisiana | United States

Rainbow Rush is a celebration that kicks off the academic year for Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual, Transgender and Queer students and their allies. This program provides opportunities for new and returning LGBTQ students and their allies to foster connections and learn about campus and community resources for the LGBTQ community at LSU.

Oct
2
Thu
Youth Oasis “Black Light Affair” Benefit Concert @ Varsity Theatre
Oct 2 @ 7:00 pm – 9:30 pm

youthoasisblacklightA Benefit for YOUTH OASIS
Featuring THE CHEE WEEZ

$20 Advance / $25 Door

Come dressed and ready to glow under the black lights at the Varsity Theatre.

80’s & 90’s costume contest. Winner get $150 value prize

This event will feature live music by the Chee Weez. The Chee-Weez are a 5 piece cover/show band that specialize in making sure YOU – the audience – have a great time and leave with a smile. From the ever-expanding stage show including lights, pyro, and a 17 FOOT video wall, to the off-the-cuff antics and crowd involvement, you never know WHAT you’ll see next at the Chee-Weez show!

All Proceeds from this event benefit Youth Oasis Children’s Shelter. Youth Oasis provides emergency shelter and necessary support services to run away, abandoned and homeless youth ages 10 – 17 and young adults 18 – 25 within the state of Louisiana enabling them to transition into responsible and successful citizens.

Jan
23
Fri
USDA LGBT Rural Summit Series @ Southern University School of Law Moot Court Room
Jan 23 @ 10:00 am – 4:00 pm

usda1Join the USDA for a day-long discussion on the needs of the LGBT community in rural America and the policy changes under the Obama administration that have helped to address some of the vulnerabilities of rural LGBT people and families.

Register online.

Event is free and open to the public. Lunch will be served.

Questions? Please contact us at LGBTRuralSummit@ascr.usda.gov
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Apr
17
Sun
Big Gay Movie Night: To Wong Foo – Thanks for Everything @ Splash Nightclub
Apr 17 @ 7:00 pm – 8:30 pm

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Join Capital City Alliance on Sunday, April 17th for its first ever Big Gay Movie Night! Splash Nightclub will open their doors (and bar) at 6pm and the movie will start at 7pm. CCA will have snacks available for purchase. Chairs will be provided.

Our featured movie will be To Wong Foo, Thanks for Everything, Julie Newmar! To Wong Foo features Wesley Snipes, Patrick Swayze, and John Leguizamo as three drag queens that travel cross-country until their car breaks down, leaving them stranded in a small town.

Admission is FREE (but CCA will be accepting donations at the door)!