August 6-24, 2013 at Plays & Players Theater, 3rd Foor Skinner Studio, 1714 Delancey Place. Third annual GayFest! lineup includes comedy, docu-theater, a world premiere written especially for GayFest!, a series of one-nights stands and readings of new gay plays! Tickets also on sale at Giovanni's Room bookstore, corner of 12th & Pine.
October 13, 2013, annual GLBT street party to celebrate National Coming Out Day, filling the Gayborhood with people, music, and food vendors. Also lots of related events take place in surrounding bars and clubs.
October 17-27, 2013, a 2-week showcase of thought-provoking narrative features, live action, animated shorts, local, national & international films - world-class talent. Venues: Old City -Ritz East, Ritz at the Bourse. Center City -Prince Music Theater, Gershman Y at UArts. University City -Rave University City 6, Zellerbach Theater at the Annenberg Center. See website schedules.
November 9, 2013, 6pm-midnight, Celebrating/ bringing together the Leather, Kink, BDSM, Pansexual and LGBTQ communities to support charitable organizations. Live auction of leather and fetish clothing, adult themed toys, equipment, books, art, jewelry, plus entertainment.
November 27, 2013. Dress in pink & make the rounds Tickets for the PINK Pub Crawl are $25 for those sporting one major pink clothing item (shirt, pants, or boa), $30 for those not in pink. Get one drink at each of the first three stops, admission to dance (TBA). Tickets available at 1st and 2nd stops on event night.
June 8, 2014, annual parade from 13th and Locust in the Gayborhood to Penn's Landing for festival frolics - five hours of entertainment and dancing, plus vendors and gay organizations. See their website for media of 2013 events and plans for 2014.
4th of July Weekend, 2014 - annual GLBT bowling tournament - fundraising events throughout the year. Check website for details as announced.
Mid-July, 2014 at Ritz East 1&2, Ritz Bourse. LGBT film festival screens as many as 200 features, documentaries and shorts, and attracts an attendance of over 25,000. Advance tickets at Giovanni's Room, 345 S. 12th Street (12th & Pine).