October 26, 2013, 6pm-2am. Outrageous annual street party, tens of thousands of revellers take over two blocks at 3900 Cedar Springs Rd. Wild costumes, music, food, beer, live entertainment. All ages welcome, (beer for 21+). Clubs Station 4, sports bar TMC, drag cabaret The Rose Room, crossroads anchor JR’s, and lesbian mecca Sue Ellen’s all participate in the fun.
November 6-10, 2013 at AMF Garland Lanes, 1950 marketplace Drive, Garland, TX (972-613-8100). Hot sexy men and women bowling at the international gay and lesbian bowling tournament. Hotel: DoubleTree by Hilton Hotel Dallas Near the Galleria, 4099 Valley View Lane, Dallas, TX.
November 8, 2013, 8pm, at the Majestic Theatre, 1925 Elm St. Presented by The DFW Sisters of Perpetual Indulgence & Legacy Counseling Center. New over-the-top musical, “America’s Next Top Bachelor Housewife Celebrity Hoarder Makeover Star Gone Wild!” A brilliant reality send-up in the jungle, with singing, dancing, dating, dieting and, of course, large insects.
November 9, 2013, 10pm-2am at TMC, 3903 Cedar Springs Rd. DJ Michael Tank, a Texas favorite. $10 cover to benefit local HIV/AIDS organizations - Includes after-hours dancing at Station 4 (S4).
Mid-March, 2014, annual weekend of entertainment, clubbing, food, pool party, toga contest, and three nights of cigar socials and dancing. In 2013 host hotel was the Crowne Plaza Dallas Market Center - see website for 2014 details as announced.
Early April, 2014. Annual film festival, almost 200 feature films, shorts, animations & documentaries. Screenings usually at The Magnolia, 3699 McKinney Ave; Angelika Film Center, 5321 E Mockingbird Lane; and other venues.
Early May, 2014 AWOL 6 leather weekend. Last year included: Meet & Greet/Cigar Social, Bar Crawl (Woody’s, JR’s, Round-Up, Hidden Door, Dallas Eagle), Cocktail Party, Mr Leather Knight II Contest and Victory Party, meals. Host Hotel: Hospitality Suite. See website for more 2014 details.
May 9-12, 2014. Weekend of five party dance events, electrifying visual performances, music by world’s most popular DJs. See website for May 2013 media and more details.
September 14, 2014, Alan Ross Texas Freedom Parade, Sunday 2pm from Cedar Springs Rd Wycliff Avenue to Lee Park (Turtle Creek Blvd). Festival took place in Lee Park previous years, noon to 8pm - events and festivities, live entertainment and parties. See the website for media, and details for this year's events.
September 26-28, 2014 (tentative dates). A weekend of hands-on workshops, discussion forums, vendors, play parties, and the silent auction. Dinner with guest keynote speaker. Held in previous years at Crowne Plaza Hotel in Downtown Dallas. See website for upcoming plans.
Early October, 2014, normally held at Robert E. Lee Park. 5K stroll through Turtle Creek & Uptown, benefitting the clients of AIDS Arms, and other AIDS Services Partner Organizations in Dallas. LifeWalk supporters make medical care and treatment possible for for thousands, while increasing awareness towards the goal of HIV/AIDS prevention.