National Coming Out Day is tomorrow, peeps. There are a few events in Big D that will make Clay Aiken a proud gay papa.
Big Tex goes Brokeback
What: Gay Day (unofficial) at The State Fair of Texas
Where: Texas State Fair Grounds
When: Sunday, Oct. 12
Cost: $14 – general admission
If youâ€™re a student, then your in luck. SMUâ€™s LGBT organization, Spectrum, is hosting two events on Thursday, Oct. 16, 2008.
What: Lunch on the Lawn
Where: SMU â€“ Flagpole (SMU Boulevard between Daniel and Hillcrest off Mockingbird)
When: Oct. 16, noonâ€“1 p.m.
What: Masquerade Ball (costumes encouraged)
Where: SMU â€“ Hughes-Trigg Varsity (3140 Dyer Street, Dallas, Texas 75205)
When: Oct. 16, 8 p.m.â€“10 p.m.
ComeOut.org is hosting a workshop to assist LGBT members and their allies deal with â€˜journey of coming out.â€™ Itâ€™s goal is to facilitate the process of accepting and loving who you truly are.
What: Journey â€“ A Coming Out Project
Where: Northaven United Methodist Church, 11211 Preston Rd
When: Oct. 14â€“Dec. 2, 2008: Tuesday evenings, 6:30 p.m.â€“8:30 p.m.
â€” Brent Paxton