Friday, June 26, 2015

Gay bingo recruitment and running with the bulls

I'm getting it all in tonight! I'm putting on my activist hat for two events this evening and then I'll be in party mode cheering on Team USA v. China.

Fight The Power - The SCOTUS ruling on same-sex marriage doesn’t mean the end. Join Equality NC and HRC North Carolina at their #DecisionDay Hub in Charlotte, to get engaged with the important work of learning and sharing the High Court's marriage ruling and impact, and what's next on our state's Equality agenda. Complimentary pizzas and a cash bar. The Pizza Peel Plaza Midwood, 1600 Central Ave.

Be A Diva - If you love Gay Bingo, here’s your chance to get involved at the Bingo Verifying Divas Recruitment Party. Gay BINGO return in November and they need help. Meet hostess Barbara Burning Bush and the  Executive Board of Gay BINGO. 8 p.m. - 11 p.m., Snug Harbor in Plaza Midwood, 1228 Gordon St.

Don't Miss
Cultural Imperialism - Wanna talk about race? Start here. Educator and artist de'Angelo Dia will explore sports, cultural imperialism, and Mike Tyson's response to the British empire. Dia uses photography, poetry, and performance art for the dialogue. 6 p.m. - 8 p.m., Harvey B. Gantt Center for African-American Arts+Culture, 551 S. Tryon Street This talk coincides with the exhibit Venturing Out of The Darkness, which ends Saturday. $2 Donation. RSVP Encouraged.

This Bar Crawl Is Bull - Rockhouse events the first Running of the Bulls Bar Crawl in Uptown Charlotte. It honors the running of the in Spain There won’t be any bulls here, but you can still run. $5 in advance and includes cover into all bars, drink specials, and bull horns/bandanas to the first 200 ticket purchasers. 7 p.m. Tilt (Check-in), 127 W. Trade St.