Queer Mountain takes a serious turn this month as they partner with Safe (formerly SafePlace). Expect storytellers to share on issues of abuse and safety as queers. 9-11:30pm. Free.
Look out queers! There's a new weekly dance party in town lookin' to make you sweat. Brought to you by DJ GirlFriend. 10pm. Free.
Make exercise fun again. Dance and strength training workouts inspired by Eighties and Nineties aerobics (think Richard Simmons, Jane Fonda, and a side of Big Freedia). Mondays, 6pm; Wednesdays, 6:30pm. $15.
Transform, 1909 Wheless, 512/923-5859
Pride is coming. Werk Fashion Show: Sat., Aug. 20. Festival and parade: Sat., Aug. 27. Aug. 20-27. $13-125.
That's right ladiez (and gents mayhaps) – it's the first (and only) all-grrrl resort takeover to hit the Texas coast. Get yer swimsuits packed for pool party adventures and sleepover daydreams. Thu.-Sun., Sept. 29-Oct. 2. $200.
Hilton Galveston Island Resort
Dance parties, pool parties, and So. Many. Shirtless. Dudes. Get yer Labor Day weekend splash on, tickets available by day or in packages based on how you want it. Plus, 100% - yes all of it - goes to helping local nonprofits like APAP and Care Communities. Sep. 2-5. Varies.
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