Have some free time this weekend? Wanna get out of the house and have some fun, and contribute to a good cause at the same time? You’ve got plenty of options…

April 16-18 • Charlotte
Queen City Stomp

A Country Dance Hoedown weekend presented by Southern Country Charlotte and benefiting the Lesbian & Gay Community Center of Charlotte, Time Out Youth and One Voice Chorus. The Sheraton Charlotte Airport Hotel, 3315 Scott Futrell Dr. Various events, times and prices. queencitystomp.com.

April 17 • Charlotte
Band concert

Charlotte Pride Band makes its first public appearance and concert. The Queen City’s new LGBT concert band performs for free (donations encouraged) at MCC Charlote, 1825 Eastway Dr. 8 p.m. charlotteprideband.org.

April 17 • Charlotte
Charlotte Walks

The Charlotte Coalition for Social Justice presents a walk to build an inclusive community. Come out and celebrate diversity and promote inclusion and social justice. For registration and more information, visit charlottecoalition.org.

April 17 • Charlotte
Choice Art

Silent art auction benefitting Planned Parenthood Health System’s Teens Taking Action peer education program. Includes auction, raffle, music, beer, wine, light appetizers. Sponsored by Planned Parenthood Young Advocates. Donation Deadline: The deadline for art donations is Wednesday, April 7th. All visual mediums are accepted for review. Contact ChoiceArtCLT@gmail.com for more information. Charlotte Trolley Museam, 1507 Camden Rd. 7 p.m.-9 p.m.

April 17 • Durham
Marriage workshop

Eno River Unitarian Universalist Fellowship hosts “Marriage Equality Tomorrow, Legal Realities Today: A Workshop for Same-Gender Couples, With or Without Children” and a presentation by Equality North Carolina. Eno River Unitarian Universalist Fellowship, 4907 Garrett Rd. 9: 30 a.m. For more information, visit eruuf.org/special-events or email Interweave@ERUUF.org.

Raleigh • April 17
Common Woman Chorus Yard Sale

Support Common Woman Chorus with some great bargains at their fundraising yard sale. 322 E. Millbrook (corner of East Millbrook and Farley). 7 a.m.-11 a.m.

April 18 • Charlotte
Country Barnyard

Buff Faye hosts her next Sunday Drag Brunch benefitting the American Cancer Society. Hartigan’s, 601 S. Cedar St. Noon-3 p.m. bufffaye.com.

April 18 • Durham
Second Chance Queer Prom

Join Triangle Community works for a “Night of Enchantment” at their Second Chance Queer Prom, with proceeds benefiting the organization’s youth and helpline services. Four Points by Sheraton at Southpoint, 7807 Leonardo Dr. 8 p.m.-Midnight. $25/individual. $40/couple. tcworks.org.

Raleigh • April 18
Center Tea Dance

The LGBT Center of Raleigh hosts a Tea Dance a la’ Key West. Good drinks, good times. Wear some shorts and wear a Lei! $10 cover. ESS Lounge, 327 W. Davie St. 4 p.m.-7 p.m.

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