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    Cheer Up Charlies Rebirth Day Weekend

    The Red River haven for all kinds of weirdness, queerness, and goodness is reopening for the first time since the beginning of the pandemic. Capacity and hours will be limited.
    Sat.-Sun., May 15-16  
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    AIDS Walk Austin

    AIDS Walk Austin joins forces with other AIDS Walks around the U.S. to host this year's virtual fundraising event. In addition to the online programming, you can also opt to walk/run remotely to help raise money for HIV/AIDS services for Central Texans.
    Sun., May 16, noon. Registration required.  
    Remote
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    Drawing a Blank Brunch

    Prove your artistic skills (or lack thereof) as Chique and Louisianna challenge teams to draw what they're calling "interesting" things for points and prizes. Plus, drag performances sprinkled throughout!
    Sundays, 1:30-3:30pm. No cover.  
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    "We'll Just Rock For Ourselves" Virtual Exhibit

    The Austin History Center's phenomenal 2018 exhibit on the late photographer Lisa Davis is now available online for your viewing pleasure. Davis' photos and videos capture the grrrls grrrls grrrls of Austin's lezzie rock scene in the Nineties. Revisit our review of the exhibit here, and don't forget to check out our interview with former Chronicle senior editor and "Gay Place" founder Kate X Messer, who was a key figure in curating her collection.
    Online
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    Bear Beer Bust

    Iron Bear's beer bust brings all the boys to the bar. Specials on select pints and pitchers.
    Sundays, noon-9pm  
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    Big D.A.M. Brunch

    PRIDE Sports Austin is firing up the grill for burgers to help raise cash for their season. Plus, your host Colleen DeForrest takes you to church with a Sunday Fungay drag show featuring Monica Monáe, Jezebel, Rachel Blackstone, and Mistress Maddox.
    Sun., May 16, 2:30pm. No cover.  
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    Emergency Contraception and Pregnancy Test Kits

    Do you or someone you know need emergency contraception and pregnancy tests delivered? Volunteers with Jane's Due Process and the Bridge Collective ATX will deliver free, contactless emergency kits. Just text 866/999-5263 between 8am-11pm. Kits are delivered between 8am-10pm every day within a 20-mile radius of Austin, usually within 12 hours for emergency contraceptive and within 48 hours for the pregnancy test, depending on volunteer availability.
    Delivery: Every day, 8am-10pm. Free.  
    Within 20-mile radius of ATX
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    Fly Your Flag! Call for Submissions

    This summer, let your Pride flag fly – literally. The Dougherty Arts Center is inviting the community to submit DIY versions of your own unique Pride flag. Flags will be displayed either in a virtual exhibit or an outdoor installation at the DAC during Pride Month. Email for more info or questions.
    Deadline: May 19. Free to enter.  
    Online
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    Frida Friday ATX

    Shop artisan, vintage, and handcrafted goods at this market supporting minority artists. Tunes by Sad Boy Crew on Saturday, with music from DJ Chorizo Funk and All Day Ray on Sunday.
    Sat.-Sun., May 15-16, Noon-4pm. Free entry.  
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    Lez B in Touch - Dykes You Should Know "Dyke-a-Day" Submissions

    Our fave lez party promoters – and the queer masterminds behind last year's Austin Dyke March – are asking lez and/or lez lovers to submit to Lez B in Touch's first-ever "Dyke-a-Day" IG series. Any and all flavors of performances about the lesbians in your life – past, present, and future – are welcome (just keep it under five minutes, bbs).
    Ongoing  
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    Sundown Sirens

    Ruby Knight, Tatiana Cholula, Mandy Quinn, and Gothess Jasmine werk socially distanced fantasy lewks on the rooftop terrace.
    Sundays, 8pm
    Neon Grotto, 318 Colorado
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    The Queer and Trans Community Closet

    Starting Sun., July 12, make your appointment for curbside pickup at Out Youth and the Transgender Wellness Program's qmmunity closet for bus passes, groceries, hygiene items, art supplies, select gender-affirming items, and more. Days and hours of operation vary.
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    Workout! With Erica Nix

    Make exercise fun again. Dance, cardio, and strength training workouts inspired by Richard Simmons, Jane Fonda, Big Freedia, and voguing.
    Wednesdays, 6:30pm; Sundays, 11am. Price varies.  
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