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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


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


QTPOC Mixer

Saturday, April 14, 2018, 6-9 pm
Location: The Center Auditorium
Ticket Price: $5


#MeTooLGBTQ Conference

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


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 Twelfth Annual Senior Resource Fair

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


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


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!


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/


Halloween Party

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


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!


San Diego Transgender Day of Remembrance

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


Come Home for the Holidays

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


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