free hit counters
September 1, 2012 – QNotes

Party rockin’: LGBT bar scene pops for DNC

Charlotte’s local LGBT scene will be full of activity the week of the DNC

LGBT and friendly bars and night clubs across the city have rolled out their plans to keep people entertained and feeling happy as some 35,000 or more delegates, other convention guests and journalists head into town for the Democratic National Convention. Below are a sampling of activities submitted to us.

Social agenda

LGBT and progressive convention-related events Sept. 1-7

Official Democratic National Convention events, other related activities and other fun to-do’s around the Queen City, Sept. 1-7. All events located in Charlotte.

Explore LGBT Charlotte

Get out of the bubble — the locals are waiting

If you’re in town for the Democratic National Convention, odds are you’ll be tempted to stay in and around your hotel and official DNC or other convention-related events.

‘Hard Working Diva’ to light up Unity stage

Kristine W will headline special LGBT DNC welcome event

“Everything That I Got,” Kristine W’s first single from her soon-to-be-released “New and Number Ones” dance album, speaks to anyone who has had to overcome adversity.

Your LGBT guide to DNC 2012

Charlotte is cranking up for the historic Democratic National Convention and LGBT Charlotte rolls out the rainbow carpet. We’ve got a full palette of informative and colorful things to wet your appetite.

An historic AIDS Conference

Crucial HIV/AIDS questions face the nation as it prepares for a new election

The housing crisis. The economy. Deficits and spending. War. There are more than enough topics to keep presidential candidates busy this year, but 2012 will be remembered as the year an AIDS conference set the stage for the campaign conventions and the election. How can that be?