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Tantrums & Tiaras

Sunday, February 18, 2018
Tantrums & Tiaras: Battle of the Bar Queens is an event like no other.  What can you expect to see? A high-quality spoof of beauty pageants, of course, complete with a “talent” showcase. Local companies sponsor contestants, none of whom have any experience, as they compete to be crowned the next community Queen! In collaboration with Mo's Universe, you can expect an evening of wigs, glitter and hilarity, all for a great cause! Join the fun and cheer for your favorites. For tickets and more information, visit www.tantrumstiaras.org

Location: The Observatory North Park
Ticket Price: Tiara:$100.00, Crown:$50.00, Runner Up:$35.00, Standing Room:$25.00
www.facebook.com/TantrumsAndTiaras


Good Friday Contemplative Service

Metropolitan Community Church
Friday, March 30, 2018, 7pm
Location: 2633 Denver St, San Diego, CA 92110
Ticket Price: Free


Easter Worship Celebrations

Metropolitan Community Church
Sunday, April 1, 2018, 9 & 11 AM
Location: 2633 Denver St, San Diego, CA 92110
Ticket Price: Free


Planned Parenthood of the Pacific Southwest's 55th Anniversary Dinner

Planned Parenthood of the Pacific Southwest
Tuesday, April 10, 2018, 5:30-8:30pm
Location: Hilton San Diego Bayfront, 1 Park Blvd San Diego, CA 92101
Ticket Price: $250+
Click here for more information.


Toni G. Atkins Senate President Pro Tempore Celebration!

The Center
Thursday, April 12, 2018, 4:30-6pm
Location: 3909 Centre Street, San Diego, CA 92103
Ticket Price: Free, RSVP Required. RSVP here.


Monthly Art Show

The Brown Building
Friday, April 13, 2018, 5:30-9 pm
Location: 4133 Poplar St, San Diego, CA 92105
Ticket Price: Free
Click here for more information.


San Diego Transgender Day of Empowerment

San Diego Pride
Friday, April 13, 2018, 6-8pm
Location: The Center, 3909 Centre Street, San Diego, CA 92103
Ticket Price: Free
Click here for more information.


QTPOC Mixer

The Center
Saturday, April 14, 2018, 6-9 pm
Location: The Center, 3909 Centre Street, San Diego, CA 92103
Ticket Price: $5 donation
Click here for more information.


Community Information Exchange Summit 2018

2-1-1 San Diego
Monday-Tuesday, April 16-17, 2018
Location: San Diego Marriott Marquis & Marina, 333 W. Harbor Dr, San Diego, CA 92101
Ticket Price: $495
Click here for more information.


Connections Celebration Luncheon 2018

2-1-1 San Diego
Tuesday, April 17, 2018, 11:30am-1:30pm
Location: San Diego Marriott Marquis & Marina, 333 W. Harbor Dr, San Diego, CA 92101
Ticket Price: $211
Click here for more information.


Environmental Health Coalition’s 2018 Awards Celebration: United to Vote

Environmental Health Coalition
Thursday, April 19, 2018, 5:30-8:30pm
Location:  The Jacobs Center for Neighborhood Innovation, 404 Euclid Ave, San Diego, CA 92115
Ticket Price: $150+
Click here for more information.


Makers Market

The Brown Building
Friday, April 20, 2018, 5-9:30pm
Location: 4133 Poplar St, San Diego, CA 92105
Ticket Price: $15-$40
Click here for more information.


Fantasy Island – Diversionary Annual Benefit Event

Diversionary Theater
Friday, April 20, 2018, 6pm – 10pm
Location: 4133 Poplar St, San Diego, CA 92105
Ticket Price: Free
Click here for more information.


Movie Night

SDGMC
Friday, April 20, 8pm & Sunday, April 21, 3pm, 2018
Location: Balboa Theatre, 868 4th Ave, San Diego, CA 92101
Ticket Price: $25+
Click here for more information.


Dining Out for Life® San Diego

Looking for awesome restaurants, bars and businesses? See the list of participating locations!

Thursday, April 26, 2018
On the last Thursday in April each year, thousands of San Diegans Dine Out to Fight AIDS. Dining Out for Life® is an international fundraising event involving the generous participation of restaurants throughout the country. Restaurants and bars across San Diego pledge to donate 25-100% of that day’s food and liquor sales to benefit HIV/AIDS services and prevention programs at The Center. Visit us at events.thecentersd.org/DOFL or find us on Facebook!

Location: San Diego County
www.facebook.com/DOFLSD


Out at the Park

SD Pride
Friday, April 27, 5pm-10pm, tailgate from 5-7pm
Location: Petco Park, 100 Park Blvd, San Diego Ca 9201
Ticket Price: $25
Click here for more information.


Pastor Dan's 10th Anniversary & Birthday Bash

MCC
Friday, April 27, 2018, 6pm
Location: Metropolitan Community Church, 2633 Denver St, San Diego CA 92110
Ticket Price: Free
Click here for more information.


#MeTooLGBTQ Conference

Saturday, April 28, 2018, 9am-7pm
Location: The Center Auditorium
Ticket Price: $40 professionals; $15 community members


The Opportunities of Aging

Friday, May 4, 2018, 6-8pm
Location: The Center Auditorium
Ticket Price: Free
Click here for more information.


San Diego Democrats for Equality and Log Cabin Republicans Debate

LCRSD & SDDE
Tuesday, May 8, 2018, 6:30-9:30pm
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Parking Lot Sale

MCC
Saturday, May 9, 2018 8am-1pm
Location: Metropolitan Community Church, 2633 Denver St, San Diego CA 92110
Ticket Price: Free
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Makers Market

The Brown Building
Friday, May 11, 2018, 5:30-9pm
Location: 4133 Poplar St, San Diego, CA 92105
Ticket Price: Free
Click here for more information.


Mama's Day

Mama's Kitchen
Friday, May 11, 6:30pm
Location: Hyatt Regency, 3777 La Jolla Village Dr, San Diego, CA 92122
Ticket Price: $150 general $250 VIP
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Harvey Milk Diversity Breakfast

Friday, May 18, 2018
The Harvey Milk Diversity Breakfast is designed to bring together more than 1,000 diverse San Diegans – business, labor, Democrats, Republicans, all communities, all ages, all San Diegans who support equality and justice – to celebrate the memory of this influential civil rights activist.

The 2018 Harvey Milk Diversity Breakfast will be held on Friday, May 18, at the Hilton San Diego Bayfront Hotel. Proceeds benefit the social services programs of the San Diego LGBT Community Center.

Visit us at events.thecentersd.org/HMDB for tickets and more information.

Location: Hilton San Diego Bayfront Hotel
Ticket Price: Titanium $25,000; Platinum $15,000; Gold $10,000; Silver $5,000; Bronze $2,500; Equality $1,500; Senior/Student/Small Non Profit $1,000
facebook.com/events/2004845556451689


The 12th Annual Senior Resource Fair

Saturday, May 19, 2018, 10am-1pm
Location: The Center Auditorium
This is a FREE Center event!


The Loneliest Girl In The World – World Premier Musical

Diversionary Theater
Thursday, May 24 – Sunday, July 1, 2018 (Opening Night Saturday, June 2, 8pm)
Location: San Diego Diversionary Theater, 4545 Park Blvd #101, San Diego, CA 92116
Ticket Price: $15-$40
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Growing Community Roots

NC LGBTQ Resource Center
Sunday, June 3, 2018, 2-8pm
Location: Encinitas Lechiag Foundation
Ticket Price: $125
Click here for more information.


48th Anniversary Worship Services- MCC

MCC
Sunday, June 3, 9 & 11am
Location: Metropolitan Community Church, 2633 Denver St, San Diego CA 92110
Ticket Price: Free
Click here for more information.


Martin Luther King Jr. Community Choir Concert

MCC
Sunday, June 3, 2018, 6pm
Location: Metropolitan Community Church, 2633 Denver St, San Diego CA 92110
Ticket Price: Free
Click here for more information.


Monthly Art Show

The Brown Building
Friday, June 8, 2018, 5:30-9 pm
Location: 4133 Poplar St, San Diego, CA 92105
Ticket Price: Free
Click here for more information.


Equality California’s San Diego Equality Awards

EQCA
Friday, June 8, 2018, 6-10pm
Location: Humphrey's by the Bay, 2241 Shelter Island Dr. San Diego CA 92106
Ticket Price: $275+
Click here for more information.


UC San Diego Rainbow Graduation

UC San Diego
Saturday, June 9, 2018, 3pm
Location: UCSD LGBT Resource Center, 9500 Gilman Dr, #0023, La Jolla, California 92093
Ticket Price: Free
Click here for more information.


Out at the Fair

Out at the Fair
Sunday, June 10, 10am-11pm
Location: San Diego Fair, 2260 Jimmy Durante Blvd, Del Mar CA 92014
Click here for more information.


Rainbow Prom 2018

Saturday, June 16, 2018, 6pm
Location: The Center Auditorium
This is a FREE Center event!


Pachanga de Frida (Happy Birthday Frida)

Saturday, June 23, 2018
Each year we celebrate the birthday of Frida Kahlo, commemorating the legendary life of one of the most influential Mexican painters of the mid-twentieth century while enjoying live music multiple art exhibits by local Latin@ artists and vendors, a Frida look-alike contest, great food and Tequila! Proceeds from this event benefit Latin@ Services at The Center! Visit us at events.thecentersd.org/frida for tickets and more information. 

Location: The San Diego LBGT Community Center
Ticket Price: Presenting $7,500; Familia $5,000; Communidad $3,000; Frida $1,500; Compadre $1,000; Community Partner $500; Individual $40
facebook.com/events/836576363190515


She Fest 2018

She Fest
July 7, 2018, 11am-6pm
Location: North Park Community Park, 4044 Idaho St. San Diego CA 92104
Click here for more information.


Lambda Legal in San Diego Pride Party

Lambda Legal
Wednesday, July 11, 2018
Click here for more information.


Art for the Heart

St. Paul's Episcopal Church
Wednesday, July 11, 5-9 pm
Location: St. Paul's Episcopal Church, 2728 Sixth Ave. San Diego, CA 92103
E-mail mdfrank25@yahoo.com for more information.


San Diego Women's Chorus Pride Concert: A Million Dreams

San Diego Women's Chorus
Thursday, July 12, 7pm
Location: Parq West, 2557 Third Ave,  San Diego, CA 92103
Ticket Price: $20-25
E-mail carins@sdwc.org for more information. Purchase tickets here.


Pride Parade

San Diego Pride
Saturday, July 14, 2018, 11:00am
Ticket Price: Free
Click here for more information.


Pride Festival

San Diego Pride
Saturday, July 14, 2018 - Sunday, July 15, 2018
Location: Marston Point in Balboa Park (6th & Laurel) San Diego CA 92101
Ticket Price: $20+
Click here for more information.


San Diego Women's Pride Brunch

Victory Fund
Saturday, July 14, 2018, 9:00am
Location: Gossip Grill, 1220 University Ave, San Diego CA 92103
Ticket Price: TBD
Click here for more information.


Abba: Greatest Hits 

SDGMC
Saturday, July 28 - 29, 2018
Location: Balboa Theatre, 868 Fourth Ave, San Diego, CA 92101
Ticket Price: $27-$75
Click here for more information.


MCC Celebration Choir Best of the Best Concert

MCC
Sunday, July 30, 6 PM
Location: Metropolitan Community Church, 2633 Denver St, San Diego CA 92110
Ticket Price: Free
Click here for more information.


Monthly Art Show

The Brown Building
Friday, August 10, 2018, 5:30-9 pm
Location: The Brown Building, 4133 Poplar St, San Diego CA 92105
Ticket Price: Free
Click here for more information.


HRC Gala & Silent Auction

HRC
Saturday, August 11, 2018, 6-9 pm
Location: Hotel Del Coronado, 1500 Orange Street, Coronado, CA 92118
Ticket Price: $175+
Click here for more information.


The Met's Got Talent

MCC
Saturday, August 11, 6-8pm
Location: Metropolitan Community Church, 2633 Denver St, San Diego CA 92110
Ticket Price: Free
Click here for more information.


Casino Night

Saturday, August 18, 2018
Don't miss the third annual Center Casino Night, a fun-filled evening of mock gaming with food, drink (including the oh-so-popular bourbon bar), music and truly fabulous prizes! If you were there last year, you know this is a do-not-miss event. If you missed it - time to find out what all the fun was about! Proceeds from this event support The Center's many community programs. Visit events.thecentersd.org/casinonight for tickets and more information.

Location: Private Estate in San Diego
Ticket Price: Presenting $5,000; Gold $2,000; Silver $1,000; Bronze $500; Individual Tickets $125
facebook.com/events/139941230002071


The Senior Art Show & Fair

Saturday, August 25, 2018, 3-5pm
Location: The Center Auditorium
This is a FREE Center event!


Monthly Art Show

The Brown Building
Friday, September 14, 2018, 5:30-9 pm
Location: The Brown Building, 4133 Poplar St, San Diego CA 92105
Ticket Price: Free
Click here for more information.


Bull In A China Shop - San Diego Premiere

Diversionary Theatre
Thursday, Sept. 13 - Sunday, Oct. 14, 2018, 7pm
Location: Diversionary Theatre
Ticket Price: $15-45
Click here for more information.


Sobriety on the Sand

SDHDF
Friday, Sept. 21 - Sunday, Sept. 23, 2018
Location: Mission Beach Hyatt Regency, 1441 Quivira Rd, San Diego, CA 92109
Ticket Price: $90
Click here for more information.


AIDS Walk & Run

Saturday, September 29, 2018
Each year, more than 8,000 individuals, teams, social clubs, local businesses, schools and universities, faith organizations will come together for AIDS Walk & Run to remember those who have been lost to the disease and raise funds to support the more than 18,000 San Diegans living with HIV/AIDS. Please join us for San Diego’s largest HIV/AIDS fundraising event and be part of this incredible experience. Click here for more information about AIDS Walk & Run or find us on Facebook!

Location: The corner of Harvey Milk and Normal Street
Ticket Price: Walk $35; Senior Walker $25, Youth Walker $25, Virtual Walker $35, Run $45
www.facebook.com/events/563591613978654/


Monthly Art Show

The Brown Building
Friday, October 12, 2018, 5:30-9 pm
Location: The Brown Building, 4133 Poplar St, San Diego CA 92105
Ticket Price: Free
Click here for more information.


Pride at the Beach

NC LGBTQ Resource Center
Saturday, October 13, 2018, 11am-6pm
Location: Civic Center Oceanside, 300 N Coast Hwy, Oceanside, CA 92054
Click here for more information.


Halloween Party

Saturday, October 27, 2018, 6pm
Location: The Center Auditorium
This is a FREE Center event!


Trunk 'n Treat Halloween Outreach

MCC
Sunday, October 28, 5-7 PM
Location: Metropolitan Community Church, 2633 Denver St, San Diego CA 92110
Ticket Price: Free
Click here for more information.


Beautiful City, San Diego Premire Musical

Diversionary Theatre
Thursday, Nov. 8 - Sunday, Dec. 9, 2018
Location: Diversionary Theatre
Ticket Price: $15-45
Click here for more information.


Benjamin F. Dillingham, III & Bridget Wilson LGBT Veterans Wall of Honor Induction Ceremony

Thursday, November 8, 2018, 6-8 pm
Location: The Center Auditorium
https://www.facebook.com/events/1673872085969182/
This is a FREE Center event!


Monthly Art Show

The Brown Building
Friday, November 9, 2018, 5:30-9 pm
Location: The Brown Building, 4133 Poplar St, San Diego CA 92105
Ticket Price: Free
Click here for more information.


2018 Youth Leadership Academy

San Diego Pride
Saturday, November 10, 2018
Click here for more information.


San Diego Transgender Day of Remembrance

Tuesday, November 20, 6pm Vigil March & 7pm Program
Location: The Center Auditorium
This is a FREE Center event!


Tree of Life Lighting

Mama's Kitchen
Saturday, December 1, 2018, 6pm
Location: Hillcrest Village, 3955 Fifth Ave, San Diego, CA 92103
Ticket Price: Free
Click here for more information.


Monthly Art Show

The Brown Building
Friday, December 14, 2018, 5:30-9 pm
Location: The Brown Building, 4133 Poplar St, San Diego CA 92105
Ticket Price: Free
Click here for more information.


Come Home for the Holidays

Saturday, December 15, 5pm
Location: The Center Auditorium
This is a FREE Center event!


Jingle

SDGMC
Saturday, December 15-16, 2018
Location: Balboa Theatre, 868 Fourth Ave, San Diego, CA 92101
Ticket Price: $27-$75
Click here for more information.


Christmas Eve Candlelight Worship Service- MCC

MCC
Monday, December 24, 5 PM
Location: Metropolitan Community Church, 2633 Denver St, San Diego CA 92110
Ticket Price: Free
Click here for more information.


The Bayard Rustin Honors

Friday, February 23, 6-8pm
Location: The Center Auditorium
Ticket Price: $15


Mass Creativity Event

Date TBD
Location: The Center Auditorium
This is a FREE Center event!


Skating Party/ Skate Night

Date TBD
Location: Skate World
Ticket Price: TBD


Queen Eddie Conlon Wreath Auction

Date TBD
Location: Martini's Above Fourth | Table and Stage
This is a FREE Center event!


Nightmare on Normal Street

Date TBD
Location: Normal Street between University Ave and Lincoln Street
Ticket Price: TBD


Harvest Howl

Date TBD
Location: TBD
Ticket Price: TBD


Summer Solstice

Date TBD
Location: TBD
Ticket Price: TBD