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G2H2 Pittsburgh held its first happy hour of 2023 at Sienna Mercato downtown on Friday. You can learn more about G2H2 Pittsburgh on their Facebook page. Photos by G Michael Beigay. ...

The Steel City Stonewall Democrats held their annual Snowball gala on Friday evening, this year with a masquerade theme at the Hosanna House. Four awards were given out to community members for their work advancing causes of the LGBTQ Community ...

Novelist John Rechy wrote in the 1970’s, “To me, the drag queen is one of the main heroes (or heroines) of the gay world. The courage required for her merely to step out on the street in drag is perhaps ...

The Pittsburgh Penguins celebrated the LGBTQ+ Community with their third annual Pride game on Monday, December 12 at PPG Paints Arena. The game also served as a fundraiser for the Hugh Lane Wellness Foundation and the You Can Play Project. ...

Rick Allison has been pulling balls at OUTrageous Bingo for 25 years. The monthly institution that Allison helped to start with Alan Jones in 1997 has been supporting the Shepherd Wellness Community and the PGH Equality Center (then-known-as the Gay ...

The Pittsburgh Tigers, Pittsburgh’s LGBTQ+ hockey team, hosted an open skate and beginner-friendly scrimmage game at the Hunt Armory on Saturday in partnership with the Pittsburgh Penguins. The Pittsburgh Penguins Pride Night game is tomorrow, Monday, December 12 at 7:00 ...

The PGH Equality Center and the First United Methodist Church hosted a candlelight vigil Wednesday evening for the victims of the Club Q shooting in November and for all victims who have experienced the current raise in anti-LGBTQ+ hate and ...

The Renaissance City Choir held its annual holiday concert, billed as “Holiday Greetings & Gay Happy Meetings,” on Saturday at the East Liberty Presbyterian Church. The Renaissance City Choir is Western Pennsylvania’s only LQBTQIA+ choral group. You can connect with ...

Hosted by AIDS Free Pittsburgh, Allies for Health + Wellbeing, Central Outreach Wellness Center, the Jewish Healthcare Foundation, Pitt Men’s Study, QBurgh, Reel Q, and Shepherd Wellness Community hosted the World AIDS Day memorial service on December 1. ↓ More ...

The brand new QMNTY Center (pronounced Q – munity) held its grand opening and ribbon cutting on December 1 at the new center on East Ohio Street in the North Side. The QMNTY Center is a partnership between Proud Haven ...

Ugly Christmas Sweaters were everywhere at the Stonewall Sports Pittsburgh Bowling league’s friends and family night of games at the AMF Noble Manor Lane last night. You can connect with and learn more about the Stonewall Sports Pittsburgh Bowling League ...

TransYouniting hosted a Transgender Day of Remembrance service on Sunday at the Hugh Lane Wellness Foundation. Honor our unknown dead, We love and honor you who have died that we do not know.Our Trans siblings whose names and faces remain ...

G2H2 held their November happy hour at Brewer’s on Friday, November 11. You can connect with G2H2 on their Facebook page. Photos by G. Michael Beigay. ...

Stonewall Sports Pittsburgh Kickball held their end-of-season, tournament-style playoffs on Sunday to close out the Fall 2022 season of kickball. “100% That Pitch” took home the championship. You can connect with Stonewall Spots Pittsburgh and all of their leagues on ...

The Monster Ball rocked Stage AE on the North Side on Saturday with spooktacular Halloween-inspired performances by local royalty Leia Way LeStat, Akasha L. Van-Cartier, Dixie Surewood, Indi Skies, and Luna Skye and headlining performances by RuPaul’s Drag Race stars ...

Hosted at the Manos Gallery in Tarentum, the Queer Family Planning Project held an art auction benefiting LGBTQIA+ folks on their journey to parenthood. The Manos Gallery and Trace Brewing sponsored the auction. The Queer Family Planning Project is a ...

Shepherd Wellness Community commemorated 35 years of service to the HIV+ community last week. In the summer of 1987, four gay men living with AIDS met with Father Lynn Edwards, an Episcopal priest; Bill Brandon, a physician; and Cynthia Klemanski, ...

The Queer Scouts climbed at ASCEND South Side last night. The Queer Scouts is an LGBTQ+ Ascend climbing club, with the goal of creating connection and a safer and more inclusive outdoor sport community. Just look for their Queer Scout mascot, ...

G2H2 Pittsburgh held their October happy hour at Blue Sky Kitchen and Bar in East Liberty. You can connect with G2H2 Pittsburgh on their Facebook page. Photos by G Michael Beigay. ...

It’s been 300 years. Now the witches are back! A very special Sunday drag brunch at 5801 Video Lounge celebrated the original Hocus Pocus movie that has grown to be beloved by the LGBTQ+ Community. Featuring Akasha L. VanCartier as ...

5801 Video Lounge held a charity chili cook-off last weekend. Nine local LGBTQ+ non-profits participated, including Allies for Health + Wellbeing, Hugh Lane Wellness Foundation, Proud Haven, Shepherd Wellness Community, the Steel City Pups, Steel City Softball League, Stonewall Bowling, ...

Hugh Lane Wellness Foundation held their second annual Fall Fest on Saturday for LGBTQ+ youth, families, and seniors. The event included a cookout, drag story time with Akasha L. Van-Cartier, yard games, pumpkin painting, tie-dying, and s’more roasting. You can ...

5801 Video Lounge in Shadyside hosted their annual Halloween party, “Nightmare on Hellsworth”, this past Saturday featuring a headlining performance by Angeria Paris VanMichaels of RuPaul’s Drag Race season 14. Joining Angeria on stage were amazing local queens Blade Mathews, ...

On September 29, Lebo Pride donated and dedicated a tree, a Bracken’s Brown Leaf Magnolia, to the students of Mellon Middle School in Mt. Lebanon. Remarks were given by Lebo Pride Chair Asta Kill, Superintendent Steinhauer, School Board Member Valerie ...

The 37th annual Reel Q: Pittsburgh International LGBTQ+ Film Festival kicked off on Thursday, October 6 with an opening reception and a screening of “In From the Side.” The film festival continues through October 15 with in-person and virtual screenings ...

iCandy Pittsburgh returned with a night of laughs aboard the Burgh Bus this past Saturday. The Burgh Bus is Pittsburgh’s first and only comedy club on wheels. iCandy Pittsburgh promotes fun LGBTQ parties with comedy, karaoke, dance, and various other ...

Crush Hour, a monthly happy hour for Pittsburgh’s queer ladies, returned to the Alcove in Green Tree this past Friday with games of darts, pool, beverages, and good food. You can connect and follow Crush Hour on Facebook and Instagram. ...

412Step is a waltzing, 2-stepping, and line dancing community for the LGBTQ+ Community of Pittsburgh. Holding twice monthly line dances, each dance evolves with the vibe of the crowd while typical events start with open dancing and a primary lesson ...

On Saturday during Pittsburgh Leather Pride weekend, new Mr. Pittsburgh Leather Fetish, Mr. Pittsburgh Leather Bear, and Iron City Pup were crowned. Mr. Pittsburgh Leather Fetish 2022 is Gunner Scout, Mr. Pittsburgh Leather Bear 2022 is Dan Bear, and Iron ...

The Steel City Softball League annual banquet and pageant returned this Saturday after a two year hiatus. Chi Chi de Vivre was crowned Miss Steel City Softball and Camila Crush was crowned with a new title, Miss Steel City Amateur, ...

Pride 2022 came to a close with one final weekend of events to celebrate the people and places that make the LGBTQ Community of Pittsburgh and Western Pennsylvania such a vibrant community. Even though Pride has come to a close, ...

Updated June 22, 2022, at 11:48 a.m. to clarify recipients of money raised at PNC Pride Night It was another jam-packed weekend of Pride events across Pittsburgh with the Pride Night at PNC Park, which raised money for Hugh Lane ...

It was another jam-packed weekend of Pride events across the region. See who was caught out and about: G2H2 June 2022 at 5801 Video Lounge Photos by G Michael Beigay. Washington, PA Pride Pride at Necromancer Brewing ...

The Steel City Softball League would like to thank everyone who helped make the 2022 Opening Day on Saturday a success! Also a big thank you to Central Outreach Wellness Center for joining the festivities on opening day! Thank you ...

Stonewall Sports Pittsburgh Kickball hosted their seasonal friends and family games on Sunday, April 24. Music, pizza, and beverages were available during a beautiful, sunny day of 14 games. Central Outreach Wellness was on hand to support the league and ...

Kerri Colby, of RuPaul’s Drag Race season 14, was seen all across town this weekend! She was spotted at 5801 Video Lounge, Donny’s Leather Central, Lucky’s, Rock Bottom, P Town, and more. Luna Skye and Indi Skies with S&S Productions ...