The Orange County Gay Agenda (#OCGayAgenda)

Orange-County-Gay-AgendaThe Orange County Gay Agenda is a community calendar designed for the Orange County Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual, and Transgender Community to find and post events. You can search the color coded categories or search by tags (keywords).

If you are looking for something to do, you can find it here. If you have an event you would like to share, you can post it here. Despite the catchy and tongue and cheek name, this calendar is for everyone! Join your community and have some fun!


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Need help? Just email your event info with images to calendar@lgbtcenteroc.org

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Mar 25 @ 2:00 pm – 5:00 pm LGBT Center OC: Youth Room
La Familia es un group de apoyo en Enspanol basado en la estructura de PFLAG (Padres y Amidos de Lesbianas y Homosexuales) aqui en la ciudad de Santa Ana. Somos un recurso para familia de los miembros de la comunidad LGBTQ que necesitan ayuda o apoyo que quisas no tienen. Estamos aqui para apoyar, educar y juntarnos en un espacio segurio para tener placitas sobre temas que nos afectan a todos. La Familia is a Spanish speaking support group based on the PFLAG (Parents and Friends of Lesbians & Gays) model held here in Santa Ana. This is a resource for family members of the LGBTQ community who need help dealing with a family member or friend who may not have a healthy support system. We are here to support, educated and to create a safe space for conversations and talks about issues that affect us all.
Mar 25 @ 7:00 pm The Belmont
We’re excited to announce our next event at The Belmont on Saturday, March 25 featuring our special host, Dr. Frankie of Little Gay Book! Dr. Frankie is a nationally renowned lesbian matchmaker and relationship coach who will introduce us to her matchmaking services and how you can create your own profile in the Little Gay Book network! Tickets are on sale now. Not only do we have a special host this time, but we listened to your requests and have designated this event to be for professional and/or college educated women & the women who love them. All are welcome to attend – the theme is a suggested focus and no one will be turned away! We hope you’ll join us on March 25th to meet new friends and potential dates and broaden your queer women’s community! To register for the event, please buy your ticket on Eventbrite here. Tickets[...]
Mar 25 @ 8:30 pm – 11:30 pm LGBT Center on 4th (2nd Floor)
Grrrls to the Front will feature 3 bands at each event, showcasing local womxn and queer folks in punk, rock, hip-hop, indie, and more. The goal of this once a month show is to bring a safe all ages DIY music space back to Orange county that puts womxn and queer folks at the center of its stage. Doors open at 7:30PM  
Mar 26 @ 5:00 pm – 6:30 pm
Responding to the faith needs of the LGBTQ community! You are invited to experience a group of folks coming together exploring their sexuality and spirituality in a safe and comfortable environment,
Mar 26 @ 5:00 pm – 8:00 pm LGBT Center OC: Community Room
OCFTM is a loose, “rap” style gathering that offers transmen and their allies a chance to network, share experiences, and share updates on current community activities. Light refreshments are provided. Meetings are open to all unless specifically noted. No minors, please, unless they are transgender youth. OCFTM meetings are not held in May, September, or December due to our events in those months. We kindly request a $2 minimum donation to offset the costs of events and meeting refreshments. Contact: Jack Provencio (714-425-1128 or info4ocftm@gmail.com) Website: http://www.ocftm.com Times: 4th Sunday of the month from 5pm – 8pm Location: LGBT Center OC Charge: Free
Mar 27 @ 5:00 pm – 7:00 pm LGBT Center OC
Gender Flood is a new, social drop-in group for transgender and gender non-conforming young adults ages 17-24. This is a wonderful group to meet other transgender and gender non-conforming folks from throughout Orange County. Get involved and participate in engaging weekly discussions, activities, and community events.  This is a free, closed space facilitated by and for transgender and gender non-conforming young adults. Contact: Stephanie Camacho-Van Dyke (714-953-5428 ext 205) or Dannie Ceseña (714-953-5428 ext 338) Times: Every Monday from 5pm – 7pm Location: LGBT Center OC: Youth Room Charge: Free
Mar 27 @ 7:00 pm – 8:30 pm LGBT Center OC
TransTalk is a process group specifically for individuals who identify as FTM transgender. The purpose of the group is to provide a safe space for FTM individuals to openly explore and process issues unique to their identities. Group members are encouraged to offer and receive support from one another, which promotes self-acceptance and a feeling of belonging.  A brief consultation via phone or email is required. Every Monday 7:00 P.M. – 8:30 P.M. Must register before attending. Please contact: Marisa Gilardoni (714) 953-5428 x 309 marisa.gilardoni@lgbtcenteroc.org or Brooke Kirchner (714) 953-5428 x 325 brooke.kirchner@lgbtcenteroc.org  
Mar 27 @ 7:30 pm Games Plus
“LGBT Cue” is the only LGBT-friendly pool league in OC. The league is designed for players of ALL skill levels. We use a handicap scoring system so that all players can compete equally. We play every Monday night at 7:30 pm at Games Plus in Costa Mesa. At the end of the season all regular members will receive prize money. 😀
Mar 27 @ 9:00 pm Main Street Bar & Cabaret
Karaoke dance party 9pm til close every Monday. Drink specials, no cover charge.
Mar 28 @ 10:00 am – 4:30 pm LGBT Center OC
Free, Anonymous, Confidential testing. Results in 20 minutes.
Mar 28 @ 5:30 pm – 7:30 pm LGBT Center on 4th (2nd Floor)
YETA is a coalition of LGBTQQ youth leaders in Orange County working to create safe, supportive, and nondiscriminatory environments for ALL youth through education, organizing, and advocacy. YETA is open to new members interested in defeating homophobia, biphobia, transphobia, and in becoming agents of change in their communities and beyond. Open to ages 14-24.
Mar 28 @ 6:00 pm – 8:00 pm LGBT Center OC: Community Room
Grupo de apoyo para mujeres Transgenero todos los martes a las 6:00 pm.  Juntas cada semana, foros educativos cada mes, y organizaremos eventos sociales todo con el fin de luchar por los derechos de la comunidad transgenero de Orange County. Transgender Latina support group meets every Tuesday at 6:00pm.  We are a group of Orange County transgender women who support each other and advocate on behalf of our community. Weekly discussion topics, monthly educational workshops and social events are just a few of the activities we plan. Contact/contacto: Tony Viramontes (714-953-5428 ext 207) Times/Horario: Every Tuesday from 6pm – 8pm / Cada Martes de 6pm – 8pm Location/Lugar: LGBT Center OC Charge/costo:  Free/gratis
Mar 28 @ 6:00 pm – 8:00 pm
The purpose of this group is to provide a safe space for women to process issues related to their identities. Members are invited to communicate openly about their feelings and experiences, and to offer support and feedback to one another. Self-acceptance and personal growth are promoted through exploration, reflection, and interpersonal interaction. Enrollment is required. Please contact Jennifer Anderson (714) 953-5428 x 314 or jennifer.anderson@lgbtcenteroc.org or Tammy Waitman (714) 953-5428 x 301 or tammy.waitman@lgbtcenteroc.org before attending.  
Mar 28 @ 7:00 pm – 9:00 pm LGBT Center OC
The goals of this group are: to create a safe, comfortable place to express feelings, exploration of self through group process and reflection, enhancing sense of self through awareness and acceptance, and to support and be supported. Cost is $10 per group. Closed Group. Please contact leader before attending.
Mar 28 @ 9:00 pm Main Street Bar & Cabaret
Karaoke dance party 9pm til close every Monday and Tuesday. Drink specials, no cover charge.
Mar 29 @ 4:00 pm – 6:00 pm LGBT Center OC: Community Room
In expanding our Rainbow Youth Groups and providing additional support for transgender and gender non-conforming youth, Trans*Fusion is a closed social space designed for transgender, genderqueer, gender non-conforming,  and questioning  youth ages 13-18. This group is for youth who are looking for an inclusive space to meet others who share similar experiences with gender identity. There is no cost to participate. Activities include: games, arts & crafts, guest speakers, video games, foosball, movies, mixers, discussions, music, friends, self-expression, activism, support, fun, and more!
Mar 29 @ 6:00 pm – 9:00 pm LGBT Center OC
Free, Anonymous, Confidential testing. Results in 20 minutes.
Mar 29 @ 6:30 pm – 8:30 pm LGBT Center OC: Youth Room
The Center’s Rainbow Youth Groups are lively social drop-in groups for LGBTQQ youth and allies ages 13-18. Join us for fun social interaction and engaging discussions where youth make lifelong connections with their peers in a safe a supportive environment. We have an annual Queer Youth Prom, Bon Fires, Open Mic Nights, Queer Film series, youth-focused discussions, and attend numerous events such as OC Pride, concerts, conferences and more. Follow us on Facebook at http://www.facebook.com/rainbow.storm.youth
Mar 29 @ 7:00 pm – 8:30 pm LGBT Center OC
A ten week discussion and process group for those who identity as bisexual, pansexual, omnisexual, or sexually fluid. Open to all genders, must be 18 years or older, and closed group. Please contact Denise (denise.penn@lgbtcenteroc.org) before attending.
Mar 29 @ 7:00 pm – 9:00 pm LGBT Center OC, Youth Room
DeColors Queer Orange County creates opportunities for social engagements, community visibility and political activism by organizing cultural events, support groups, civic actions and an annual conference. The vision of DeColores Queer Orange County is to create empowering social, supportive and political spaces for Queer Latinos in Orange County. Meetins are inclusive and allies are welcomed. Contact: Javier Saucedo (decoloresoc@gmail.com)
Mar 29 @ 8:00 pm Fountain Bowl
Funlovers continues to welcome bowlers of all skill levels. The teams are composed of three players each and use a handicap format. There are three sessions per year. Current league fees are $20.00 per week. Membership to USBC is required and costs $20.00 for the year.
Mar 29 @ 9:00 pm – Mar 30 @ 12:00 am Fountain Valley Skating Center
The Fountain Valley Skating Center is proud to present “Rainbow Night,” A LGBT-Friendly Roller Skating Session. Come on out, bring some friends, and roll the night away. Admission is only $9.00, and Skate Rental is $4.00. Everyone is welcome to this event.
Mar 30 @ 10:00 am – 4:30 pm LGBT Center OC
Free, Anonymous, Confidential testing. Results in 20 minutes.
Mar 30 @ 7:00 pm – 9:00 pm Velvet Lounge
You won’t believe your eyes! Lipstick & Lashes is an exclusive dinner-theatre-style drag show, hosted by one of America’s most well-known drag super- stars: Shannel. This professionally-produced nightly show features a full cast of dancers, jaw-dropping female impersonators, and music you know and love! All tickets include a delicious 3-course dinner and top-notch service. The dinner menu has a variety of choices, including vegetarian and gluten-free options. Whether you’re looking for a unique night out, or memorable celebration, Lipstick & Lashes is the outrageous event that will leave you wanting more!
Mar 30 @ 7:30 pm – 8:30 pm LGBT Center OC
This group is open to gay, bisexual, pansexual, queer, and curious men, ages 21 years and older. This is a topic-centered group catering to the needs of men in this demographic. Meeting new people and making lasting friendships is just one of the goals of this group. We regularly incorporate educational workshops and social events throughout the year. Come be a part of something bigger than yourself and contribute back to the community and further your self-development in the process!
Mar 30 @ 7:30 pm – 9:00 pm LGBT Center OC
Discussion and process group for those who identify as transgender, gender queer, intersex, or androgynous. Cost is $10 per group. Open Group. Please contact the group leader before attending. http://lgbtcenteroc.org/services/therapy/
Mar 31 @ 10:00 am – 5:30 pm LGBT Center OC
Free, Anonymous, and Confidential Testing. Results in 20 minutes.
Apr 1 @ 11:00 am – 1:00 pm LGBT Center OC
1st Saturday of Every Month! Open to youth and adults who need assistance in the following areas: -Job Skills, Job search techniques, resumes and Covers letter writing, on-line job applications, and interviewing skills -One on One Career counseling -Applying to College -Transistioning from one career to another -Finding Resources available to you as a job seeker -LGBTQ Workplace concerns
Apr 1 @ 6:00 pm – 7:30 pm LGBT Center on 4th
Join us the First Saturday of each month for DTSA ARTWALK! Our doors are open during Artwalk and throughout the week with live music, classes, art exhibits and much more! Check out our art exhibition page for current exhibits: http://www.lgbtcenteroc.org/centeron4/art
Apr 3 @ 5:00 pm – 7:00 pm LGBT Center OC
Gender Flood is a new, social drop-in group for transgender and gender non-conforming young adults ages 17-24. This is a wonderful group to meet other transgender and gender non-conforming folks from throughout Orange County. Get involved and participate in engaging weekly discussions, activities, and community events.  This is a free, closed space facilitated by and for transgender and gender non-conforming young adults. Contact: Stephanie Camacho-Van Dyke (714-953-5428 ext 205) or Dannie Ceseña (714-953-5428 ext 338) Times: Every Monday from 5pm – 7pm Location: LGBT Center OC: Youth Room Charge: Free
Apr 3 @ 7:00 pm – 8:30 pm LGBT Center OC
TransTalk is a process group specifically for individuals who identify as FTM transgender. The purpose of the group is to provide a safe space for FTM individuals to openly explore and process issues unique to their identities. Group members are encouraged to offer and receive support from one another, which promotes self-acceptance and a feeling of belonging.  A brief consultation via phone or email is required. Every Monday 7:00 P.M. – 8:30 P.M. Must register before attending. Please contact: Marisa Gilardoni (714) 953-5428 x 309 marisa.gilardoni@lgbtcenteroc.org or Brooke Kirchner (714) 953-5428 x 325 brooke.kirchner@lgbtcenteroc.org  
Apr 3 @ 7:30 pm Games Plus
“LGBT Cue” is the only LGBT-friendly pool league in OC. The league is designed for players of ALL skill levels. We use a handicap scoring system so that all players can compete equally. We play every Monday night at 7:30 pm at Games Plus in Costa Mesa. At the end of the season all regular members will receive prize money. 😀
Apr 3 @ 9:00 pm Main Street Bar & Cabaret
Karaoke dance party 9pm til close every Monday. Drink specials, no cover charge.
Apr 4 @ 10:00 am – 4:30 pm LGBT Center OC
Free, Anonymous, Confidential testing. Results in 20 minutes.
Apr 4 @ 5:30 pm – 7:30 pm LGBT Center on 4th (2nd Floor)
YETA is a coalition of LGBTQQ youth leaders in Orange County working to create safe, supportive, and nondiscriminatory environments for ALL youth through education, organizing, and advocacy. YETA is open to new members interested in defeating homophobia, biphobia, transphobia, and in becoming agents of change in their communities and beyond. Open to ages 14-24.
Apr 4 @ 6:00 pm – 8:00 pm LGBT Center OC: Community Room
Grupo de apoyo para mujeres Transgenero todos los martes a las 6:00 pm.  Juntas cada semana, foros educativos cada mes, y organizaremos eventos sociales todo con el fin de luchar por los derechos de la comunidad transgenero de Orange County. Transgender Latina support group meets every Tuesday at 6:00pm.  We are a group of Orange County transgender women who support each other and advocate on behalf of our community. Weekly discussion topics, monthly educational workshops and social events are just a few of the activities we plan. Contact/contacto: Tony Viramontes (714-953-5428 ext 207) Times/Horario: Every Tuesday from 6pm – 8pm / Cada Martes de 6pm – 8pm Location/Lugar: LGBT Center OC Charge/costo:  Free/gratis
Apr 4 @ 6:00 pm – 8:00 pm
The purpose of this group is to provide a safe space for women to process issues related to their identities. Members are invited to communicate openly about their feelings and experiences, and to offer support and feedback to one another. Self-acceptance and personal growth are promoted through exploration, reflection, and interpersonal interaction. Enrollment is required. Please contact Jennifer Anderson (714) 953-5428 x 314 or jennifer.anderson@lgbtcenteroc.org or Tammy Waitman (714) 953-5428 x 301 or tammy.waitman@lgbtcenteroc.org before attending.  
Apr 4 @ 7:00 pm – 9:00 pm LGBT Center OC
The goals of this group are: to create a safe, comfortable place to express feelings, exploration of self through group process and reflection, enhancing sense of self through awareness and acceptance, and to support and be supported. Cost is $10 per group. Closed Group. Please contact leader before attending.
Apr 4 @ 9:00 pm Main Street Bar & Cabaret
Karaoke dance party 9pm til close every Monday and Tuesday. Drink specials, no cover charge.
Apr 5 @ 4:00 pm – 6:00 pm LGBT Center OC: Community Room
In expanding our Rainbow Youth Groups and providing additional support for transgender and gender non-conforming youth, Trans*Fusion is a closed social space designed for transgender, genderqueer, gender non-conforming,  and questioning  youth ages 13-18. This group is for youth who are looking for an inclusive space to meet others who share similar experiences with gender identity. There is no cost to participate. Activities include: games, arts & crafts, guest speakers, video games, foosball, movies, mixers, discussions, music, friends, self-expression, activism, support, fun, and more!
Apr 5 @ 6:00 pm – 9:00 pm LGBT Center OC
Free, Anonymous, Confidential testing. Results in 20 minutes.
Apr 5 @ 6:30 pm – 8:30 pm LGBT Center OC: Youth Room
The Center’s Rainbow Youth Groups are lively social drop-in groups for LGBTQQ youth and allies ages 13-18. Join us for fun social interaction and engaging discussions where youth make lifelong connections with their peers in a safe a supportive environment. We have an annual Queer Youth Prom, Bon Fires, Open Mic Nights, Queer Film series, youth-focused discussions, and attend numerous events such as OC Pride, concerts, conferences and more. Follow us on Facebook at http://www.facebook.com/rainbow.storm.youth
Apr 5 @ 7:00 pm – 8:30 pm LGBT Center OC
A ten week discussion and process group for those who identity as bisexual, pansexual, omnisexual, or sexually fluid. Open to all genders, must be 18 years or older, and closed group. Please contact Denise (denise.penn@lgbtcenteroc.org) before attending.
Apr 5 @ 7:00 pm – 9:00 pm LGBT Center OC, Youth Room
DeColors Queer Orange County creates opportunities for social engagements, community visibility and political activism by organizing cultural events, support groups, civic actions and an annual conference. The vision of DeColores Queer Orange County is to create empowering social, supportive and political spaces for Queer Latinos in Orange County. Meetins are inclusive and allies are welcomed. Contact: Javier Saucedo (decoloresoc@gmail.com)
Apr 5 @ 8:00 pm Fountain Bowl
Funlovers continues to welcome bowlers of all skill levels. The teams are composed of three players each and use a handicap format. There are three sessions per year. Current league fees are $20.00 per week. Membership to USBC is required and costs $20.00 for the year.
Apr 5 @ 9:00 pm – Apr 6 @ 12:00 am Fountain Valley Skating Center
The Fountain Valley Skating Center is proud to present “Rainbow Night,” A LGBT-Friendly Roller Skating Session. Come on out, bring some friends, and roll the night away. Admission is only $9.00, and Skate Rental is $4.00. Everyone is welcome to this event.
Apr 6 all-day Shanti Orange County
Support group for women living with HIV/AIDS. These groups are held every month on the first Thursday!
Apr 6 @ 10:00 am – 4:30 pm LGBT Center OC
Free, Anonymous, Confidential testing. Results in 20 minutes.
Apr 6 @ 7:00 pm – 9:00 pm Velvet Lounge
You won’t believe your eyes! Lipstick & Lashes is an exclusive dinner-theatre-style drag show, hosted by one of America’s most well-known drag super- stars: Shannel. This professionally-produced nightly show features a full cast of dancers, jaw-dropping female impersonators, and music you know and love! All tickets include a delicious 3-course dinner and top-notch service. The dinner menu has a variety of choices, including vegetarian and gluten-free options. Whether you’re looking for a unique night out, or memorable celebration, Lipstick & Lashes is the outrageous event that will leave you wanting more!
Apr 6 @ 7:00 pm – 9:00 pm LGBT Center on 4th (2nd Floor)
A group for women over 40 that addresses the “issues” particular to that stage of life experiences. In this group we will be talking about ourselves  – in the context of our hopes, dreams and goals, as well as our challenges and difficulties. This will be a safe and friendly environment for conversations on various topics related to – work, relationships, health, family, friends, etc. Note: This group is not intended to be a therapy group, nor is it being led by “professional therapists”. Likewise, it is not based on the model of the 12 steps, nor does it adhere to their rules; though general rules of communication, listening, and privacy will be requested. Come join the conversation. 7:00 – 9:00pm, 1st and 3rd Thursdays of each month. For more information about the group, please contact jfit.s108@gmail.com