Stars & Stripes Drag Bingo
NC State Student Union Ballroom
2610 Cates Ave., Raleigh
Doors 5:30 p.m., Games 7 p.m.
Putting the “fun” in “fundraising” with camp drag bingo! Proceeds benefit Alliance of AIDS Services-Carolina. Tickets are $20 in advance, $25 at the door.
Continues through July 20
Charlotte Black Gay Pride
Charlotte Black Gay Pride returns to the Queen City with a town hall, meet and greet and annual extravaganza. See a story and events listing for more at goqnotes.com/30087/.
The Woodshed Lounge
4000 Queen City Dr., Charlotte
Charlotte Pride hosts a BBQ dinner courtesy of Carolina Barbecue Co. Advance tickets available online for $10. Admission at the door is $15. Proceeds benefit Charlotte Pride.
HRC Recruitment Party
Petra’s Piano Bar
1919 Commonwealth Ave., Charlotte
Come learn more about the Human Rights Campaign and how you can get involved in Charlotte and North Carolina.
Out for Hillary
1820 South Blvd., Charlotte
Are you out and ready for Hillary? Come get pumped up for the next presidential campaign and throw your support behind Hillary Clinton. Tickets are $20.16. Hosts can jump in for $201.60 (or bring along 10 guests). Hosts already include Kurtis Andree, Sarah Demarest, Dan Mauney, Zuni Johnson & Jason McCraw and Debbie Warren. For more information, email email@example.com.
Picnic and Paddle
Ramsey Creek Park
18441 Nantz Rd., Cornelius
11 a.m.-2 p.m.
Bring yourself, your friends, your family to Ramsey Creek Park and enjoy a day out with Charlotte’s own LGBTQ & inclusive Dragon Boat Racing Team. They will teach you about the sport, get you in the boat paddling and have you racing each other. Bag a lunch, we will have some homemade eats on hand as well.
Happy Parents Day to our LGBT Moms and Dads!
HRC Family Picnic
Freedom Park, Shelter 3
1900 East Blvd., Charlotte
11 a.m.-3 p.m.
Join HRC for its family picnic with food, non-alcoholic beverages, face painting and other family activities. BYOB.
Lake Lissara Clubhouse
7585 Shallowford Rd., Lewisville
It’s that time again to drink cocktails, vote for the best one, and raise money for PRIDE Winston-Salem. Help choose the Signature Cocktail for PRIDE 2014 No Place Like Home Festival & Food Truck Rodeo. $10 donation at the door for sampling. $5 donation for drink tickets.
Continues through Aug. 17
Join Charlotte Pride for a two-day street festival, entertainment and the Bank of America Charlotte Pride Parade. Events span both Saturday and Sunday, with the parade on Sunday. Headlining entertainers include LeAnn Rimes, Sevyn Streeter, Bianca Del Rio and more. A full schedule of events can be found online at charlottepride.org.
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Last updated: July 18, 2014, 2:10 p.m.