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Welcome to DMV LGBTQ Events!

This group will serve as a source for members of the LGBTQ community within the DC, Maryland and Virginia areas to find fun and exciting parties, shows and events to attend.

All events are produced by local LGBTQ promoters and organizations who plan events for the LGBTQ community with a focus on creating safe spaces for all who attend.

If you are an LGBTQ event organizer or promoter please SUGGEST A NEW MEETUP or send a message requesting access to post your events.

Upcoming events (4+)

LGBTQ+ Community Brunch @ Freddie's!

Freddie's Beach Bar

Enjoy brunch and conversation with other LGBTQ+ folk.

Please RSVP on Eventbrite so we have an accurate guest count.

The Go Gay DC brunch on the enclosed front patio @ Freddie's Beach Bar & Restaurant officially starts at 10 a.m. at Freddie's Beach Bar & Restaurant,[masked]rd St. S, Arlington, Virginia 22202.

Name tags will be provided. There's no cover charge, and there's no group tab. Simply order on your own on separate checks. About 20 LGBTQ+ folk are expected.

The menu is at https://www.freddiesbeachbar.com/menu
Casual attire is fine.

Feel free to invite all your friends to join you there. Please be sure to tag any event photos on social with #gogaydc

Parking is usually available nearby on the residential side streets.

Metro Directions: Crystal City Metro is the closest Metro stop. When you arrive, go out the station, walk towards your left to 18th Street and then veer right and walk under the Route 1 overpass to Eads St. Turn left and walk to 23rd Street. Turn right. Freddie's is up 23rd Street just a block. Just look for the rainbow flags! The venue phone number is (703)[masked] in case you get lost.

Freddie's was voted the Best Virginia Bar by Washington Blade readers. Don't like a smoky bar? You are covered: Freddie's is a smoke-free establishment. (Ashtrays are provided outside the building if smoking is 'your thing').

Freddie's is an LGBTQ+, straight-friendly restaurant and bar. It offers Happy Hour daily from 4-7 pm. https://www.freddiesbeachbar.com/

Go Gay DC is Washington DC's inclusive LGBTQ+ community hub focused on friendship, leadership, and service. Visit https://www.meetup.com/GoGayDC

Arrive at any time that's convenient for you. Go Gay DC Leader TJ Flavell
https://www.linkedin.com/in/tjflavell/
will be there to greet you.

PS - There's no need to print out and show me your Eventbrite ticket.

Feel free to invite all your Facebook friends to join you there.

For more exciting events like this, stay tuned to Go Gay DC at https://www.meetup.com/GoGayDC/

This event is a safe, inclusive space for everyone under the rainbow. This event is for all ages. Remember to bring your ID, as everyone who wishes to drink alcohol is carded of course.

If you haven't been fully vaccinated, have a cough, runny or stuffy nose, fatigue, sore throat, or headache, please just stay home. You can find a COVID-19 vaccine near you by searching on https://vaccines.gov
Search tags: LGBT LGBTQ LGBTQI LQBTQIA Lesbian Gay Bisexual Transgender Queer Intersex Straight Allies #brunch

LGBTQ+ Night Out @ The Evening Star in Del Ray!

No. 9 Lounge

Please RSVP on Eventbrite so we have an accurate guest count.

Join us on Thursday, May 26 from 7 pm to 10 pm and see all the wonderful new amenities at No. 9 Lounge, upstairs in The Evening Star and catch up with each other. This event is ideal for making new friends. Or just unwind and enjoy the extended happy hour. It's free to attend.

No. 9 Lounge is all about coming together and connecting in conversation and shared experiences. $5 house highball, $7 glasses of wine and $2 off select draft beers!

Come join us. Bring your friends and make new ones!

Mingle with fabulous LGBTQ+ folk and allies. Go Gay DC Leader TJ Flavell will be there to greet you. Bring your friends and meet new people from all over the world.

No cover.

Casual attire is fine.

You are welcome regardless of where you live. Guests from DC, Maryland, and Virginia often attend. If you are taking the Metro, Braddock Road is closest. Take a bus or Uber from there.

Feel free to invite all your friends on Facebook!

If you haven't been fully vaccinated, have a cough, runny or stuffy nose, fatigue, sore throat, or headache, please just stay home. You can find a COVID-19 vaccine near you by searching on Vaccines.gov . Social distancing is possible in this spacious, well ventilated lounge.

We hope you can make it! You may arrive at any time that's convenient for you.

For more exciting events like this, stay tuned to Go Gay DC at
https://www.meetup.com/GoGayDC/

This event is a safe, inclusive space for everyone under the rainbow.

Search keywords: LGBT LGBTQ LGBTQI LQBTQIA Lesbian Gay Bisexual Transgender Queer Intersex Straight Allies

LGBTQ+ Social in the City!

Moxy Washington, DC Downtown

Please RSVP at https://www.eventbrite.com/e/334112337997
so we have an accurate guest count.

We are absolutely thrilled that Moxy Hotel is once again making its trendy lobby lounge available! This event is ideal for making new friends, professional networking, idea-sharing, and community building. Or just chill and enjoy the hip ambience.

Enjoy an exquisite evening with members of the LGBTQ+ Community! We will gather in the trendy Moxy Hotel lounge to network and socialize.

The first 100 people who RSVP for free on Eventbrite get in for sure. The event is free to attend but registration is highly recommended to get in. Arrive anytime between 7-9 p.m. that's convenient for you!

You are welcome regardless of where you live. Bring friends and meet new people. This is the place to be that Friday evening.

This LGBTQ and Allies community-wide social provides everyone a chance to socialize, network, and share community spirit. This free social is officially hosted by Go Gay DC - Metro DC's LGBTQ+ Community Hub http://www.meetup.com/gogaydc

TJ Flavell
https://www.linkedin.com/in/tjflavell/

will be there to greet you.

All your friends are welcome. There will be a free door prize raffle. Fabulous people from all over the world are expected. Name tags will be provided. It's FREE to attend. There's a cash or credit hotel bar. Casual attire is fine; this will be a relaxing and fun time.

Go Gay DC is Washington DC's LGBTQ+ community hub focused on friendship, leadership, and service. Visit https://www.meetup.com/GoGayDC

Moxy is a unique hotel that pairs funk-inspired furniture with innovative amenities for your getaway to Washington, D.C. Enhance your Instagram catalog with images captured at bucket list attractions including the Capital One Arena, eclectic dining destinations or with the stimulating curations at the Smithsonian. Read this article about Moxy: https://bit.ly/385RB6b

The happy hour menu is at https://bit.ly/3jd5YOu .

Make a night of it with an overnight stay at Moxy. Special rates available when you book direct with PROMO CODE: ECCDC.

Invite all your friends on Facebook!

Please be sure to tag any event photos on social with #gogaydc and #atthemoxy

This event is a safe, inclusive space for everyone under the rainbow.

If you haven't been fully vaccinated, have a cough, runny or stuffy nose, fatigue, sore throat, or headache, please just stay home. You can find a COVID-19 vaccine near you by searching on https://vaccines.gov

Social distancing is possible in this spacious, well ventilated lounge.

Search keywords: LGBT LGBTQ LGBTQI LQBTQIA Lesbian Gay Bisexual Transgender Queer Intersex Straight Allies

LGBTQ+ Community Brunch @ Freddie's!

Freddie's Beach Bar

Enjoy brunch and conversation with other LGBTQ+ folk.

Please RSVP on Eventbrite so we have an accurate guest count.

The Go Gay DC brunch on the enclosed front patio @ Freddie's Beach Bar & Restaurant officially starts at 10 a.m. at Freddie's Beach Bar & Restaurant,[masked]rd St. S, Arlington, Virginia 22202.

Name tags will be provided. There's no cover charge, and there's no group tab. Simply order on your own on separate checks. About 20 LGBTQ+ folk are expected.

The menu is at https://www.freddiesbeachbar.com/menu
Casual attire is fine.

Feel free to invite all your friends to join you there. Please be sure to tag any event photos on social with #gogaydc

Parking is usually available nearby on the residential side streets.

Metro Directions: Crystal City Metro is the closest Metro stop. When you arrive, go out the station, walk towards your left to 18th Street and then veer right and walk under the Route 1 overpass to Eads St. Turn left and walk to 23rd Street. Turn right. Freddie's is up 23rd Street just a block. Just look for the rainbow flags! The venue phone number is (703)[masked] in case you get lost.

Freddie's was voted the Best Virginia Bar by Washington Blade readers. Don't like a smoky bar? You are covered: Freddie's is a smoke-free establishment. (Ashtrays are provided outside the building if smoking is 'your thing').

Freddie's is an LGBTQ+, straight-friendly restaurant and bar. It offers Happy Hour daily from 4-7 pm. https://www.freddiesbeachbar.com/

Go Gay DC is Washington DC's inclusive LGBTQ+ community hub focused on friendship, leadership, and service. Visit https://www.meetup.com/GoGayDC

Arrive at any time that's convenient for you. Go Gay DC Leader TJ Flavell
https://www.linkedin.com/in/tjflavell/
will be there to greet you.

PS - There's no need to print out and show me your Eventbrite ticket.

Feel free to invite all your Facebook friends to join you there.

For more exciting events like this, stay tuned to Go Gay DC at https://www.meetup.com/GoGayDC/

This event is a safe, inclusive space for everyone under the rainbow. This event is for all ages. Remember to bring your ID, as everyone who wishes to drink alcohol is carded of course.

If you haven't been fully vaccinated, have a cough, runny or stuffy nose, fatigue, sore throat, or headache, please just stay home. You can find a COVID-19 vaccine near you by searching on https://vaccines.gov

Search tags: LGBT LGBTQ LGBTQI LQBTQIA Lesbian Gay Bisexual Transgender Queer Intersex Straight Allies #brunch

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