It's that time of year when we all think about what we are thankful for, and spend time with our family. But first we want to go out and party! Thanksgiving tends to be the biggest party time of the year so check out these events. Check out our list of Thanksgiving Events...
Sixth Annual World AIDS Day Prayer Breakfast
Each year on World AIDS Day (December 1st), Philadelphia's faith community comes together at the Prayer Breakfast to lift up hope and healing for those who are living with HIV/AIDS. At the event, over 250 people will remember those who have passed and those who are still with us and also recommit to standing with our sisters and brothers in faith, in activism, in reducing stigma, and in enduring love.
How to make the neighborhood you want | Chris Bartlett | TEDxPhiladelphia
This talk was given at a local TEDx event, produced independently of the TED Conferences. The story of cities is the beautiful flexibility of our neighborhoods. Activist Chris Bartlett shows how Chinese and LGBT populations in Philadelphia created two of the city's most valuable cultural districts with visual cues, cultural anchors, and affordable housing. The history of Philly's Chinatown and the Gayborhood reveal why you should fight for the neighborhood that you call yours in this inspiring talk sure to energize city dwellers from coast to coast.
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Chris Newcomer from Broadways Chicago
Meet Chris Newcomer, he's back in Philadelphia for a brief break of parading around the United States with the 16th tour of the Musical Chicago. He took a few minutes out of his crazy schedule to sit down with me and answer a few questions for PhillyGayCalendar.
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Meet Cherry Pop
CODE:RED was one of the largest AIDS / HIV Awareness events to hit Philly last year, and this year is going to be bigger! I sat down with the event's creator Michael Mikel Tambon (Drag name Cherry Pop) to talk about his journey and how CODE:RED is working to make Philadelphia a better place.
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Will and Anthony Nunziata: 'Come and join our family after Thanksgiving at the Rrazz Room'
Will and Anthony Nunziata have appeared several times at New York City's 54 Below. Now, the twin brothers will sing up a storm in New Hope at the Rrazz Room on Saturday, November 29. I managed to catch up with Anthony Nunziata recently. He spoke about twin brother Will, their career, and Anthony's solo appearance in New York City on November 28, the day before their New Hope premier appearance.
by Ralph Malachowski 4 likes comments
Crazy Sexy CooL The Series Ep4
On this weeks episode of "Crazy Sexy CooL The Series" experience some of Philly's finest poets, a piece of Ravyn's past is revealed and El finally gets Jaime out the house.
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Cherry Pop and Brandon Robert present the second annual World AIDS day charity event CODE:RED on November 29th, 2014. I had a chance to talk to both Cherry Pop and Brandon Robert about the event, their insights will make your day!
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Dear President Obama - Do Not Leave Us Behind!
Let me start off by saying gracias. Gracias for taking action on comprehensive immigration reform legislation given that Congress has failed to act on bipartisan reform measures. I stand in solidarity with the more than 267,000 undocumented lesbian, gay, bisexual, or transgender adults who live in perpetual fear of deportation to the over 80 countries where it is a crime to be who we are!
Playing Boyfriends: A New 'Label' for Your Relationship
As a society, we’ve come to love labels; they define what is, and what isn’t while creating a more black and white world. It should come as no surprise that relationships have come to possess there own book of labels.
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Make It Better
Celebrating ourselves, our community and the 'It Gets Better Project.'
Thanks to the Kimmel Center for the Performing Arts, the Gay Men's Chorus of Los Angeles, and everyone at Philadelphia FIGHT and the Youth Health Empowerment Project who made this video possible.
I do not own the rights to this music; all rights belong to the owner.The purpose of the video is education and entertainment. No copyright infringement intended.
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Stonewall Kickball Championship Tournament
The Stonewall Kickball Fall League held it's final tournament where The Breakers came out the winners. [c/o ]
Photographer: Christopher Hartley Fratz 0 likes 72 Photos