· Monday, January 1, 0001

Gay L.A. Events

  Event Description Time / Location
1/24 - 12/26 Art Workshops

Beginning in January, every Friday night at MOLAA throughout 2014 will feature intriguing programs—mainly geared towards adults—meant to educate, stimulate the senses and provide an interesting way to begin the weekend in a social setting. This particular Friday includes a hands-on art workshop for artists of all ages, held by professional artists, teachers and community members. molaa.org

See Website for Details, Museum of Latin American Art
9/12 - 9/27 Roar!

Three young women discover what it means to be truly human when they must battle for survival as their world crumbles. No one is left unscathed when their ideas about love, relationships and health are suddenly turned upside down. Set to the songs of superstars Katy Perry, P!nk, Rihanna and many more. Through Sept. 27. rockwell-la.com

see website, Rockwell Table & Stage
9/22 Bisexuality in the Media Panel

This informative panel discussion hosted by the National Lesbian & Gay Journalists Association will cover what journalists and other media pros should know about the bisexual community. Panelists include Curt Duffy, Heron Greenesmith, Denise Penn, Mike Szymanski and Karen Yin. onearchives.org

see website, ONE Archives
9/25 Fall Fantasy

L.A. Opera returns for a free noontime recital where artists will perform some of opera’s greatest hits, plus highlights from the American Songbook. The recital will be broadcast throughout the hospital, continuing the tradition of bringing music to patients and the community. cityofhope.org

see website, City of Hope
9/25 Wine & Dine Gay Male Speed Dating

Gay Matchmaking Club presents Wine & Dine Gay Male Speed Dating for men ages 45-60. It's a night of new connections, delicious food and wine at Maggiano's inside The Grove complex. Check-in begins at 7 p.m., with the event beginning promptly at 8 p.m. gaymatchmakingclub.com

see website, Maggiano's at The Grove
9/26 Way Over Yonder Fest

This music fest aims to continue in the great tradition of Rhode Island’s Newport Folk Festival, featuring two stages in Santa Monica—one on the deck of the pier, where headliners will play full sets, and the carousel stage, where acoustic acts will perform. Headliners include Local Natives, Lucinda Williams and Jackson Browne. wayoveryonder.net

see website, Santa Monica Pier
9/27 Long Beach Folk Revival Festival

This family-friendly music fest will have something for all, including a pie-eating contest, an Instrument Petting Zoo, craft brews on tap, gourmet food trucks, a beard and mustache contest, old time photo booth and more. folkrevivalfestival.com

see website, Rainbow Lagoon Park
9/28 Giddy Up Lil' Sunday

Yee-Haw! It’s time to rally up the gang for some knee-slapping sketch comedy. Notorious outlaw Chase Winton directs alongside a group of merry bandits, providing a wild ride you of improv you won’t want to miss. Sundays through Oct. 26. groundlings.com

see website, The Groundlings Theatre
10/1 Animal Stars Book Signing

Ever wonder how Mr. Jinx the cat learned to flush a toilet in Meet the Fockers? New book Animal Stars reveals the tireless work and heartwarming stories of the trainers, actors, directors and, of course, the hundreds of wild animal actors in their behind-the-scenes glory. theurbanpet.net

see website, Urban Pet Mid-City