Here is everything we covered in SDGLN this week.
Love is in the air this week with Valentine's events happening throughout the community. Plus a lot of people are getting an extra day off because of President's Day on Monday, February, 17.
In social and entertainment news, get ready for Tantrums & Tiaras which returns on Sunday with an all-new cast of amateur drag queens competing for the crown.
And Out & About breaks down all the fun stuff to do for Valentine's Day and your extended weekend.
This is probably one Valentine's Day actor Rick Cosnett won't ever forget. He came out as gay on Instagram in a video he posted on Friday.
San Diego Pride's Fernando Zweifach López issues a call to action for the community to get more involved with activities that will make positive change both locally and nationally.
The ever popular Tantrums & Tiaras: Battle of the Bar Queens is just 11 days away, scheduled for Sunday, Feb. 16, 2020 at the Observatory North Park. Audience members can expect over the top drag fun while raising funds for the programs and services of the San Diego LGBT Community Center. Read the bios of contestants Richard Trinidad, Andres Valdes, Lawrence Brown, Patrick Holihan, Erik Benson, and Paul Zaldivar.
The Ball Crawl fundraiser has been an amazing success and now it's been extended. Turn San Diego announced they will be extending the sale of styrofoam balls to Sunday, Feb 16 at Humanity on University Avenue! The original deadline was Feb. 9.
Love is in the air this week and Out & About is helping to get you in the romantic mood. Heck, there are even events around town for those who prefer to celebrate alone. Also, Tantrums & Tiaras returns this week with an all-new cast of amateur drag queens competing for the crown.
Everyone knows the desert in Palm Springs heats up every year at the White Party. 2020 is no different and it's going to be the most exciting one yet. Get details and ticket information to White Party Palm Springs 2020.
Overdrive is ecstatic to welcome back one of the most influential DJ's on the Mexican house music scene, Oscar Velazquez will perform this Saturday.
HEALTH, WELLNESS & SPORTS
Gay psychotherapist and YouTube personality Matthew J. Dempsey continues his virtual YouTube sessions with his latest talk, "Why Gays Should Be Needy."
Looking for something fun to do this weekend? See our list of featured events below, and click HERE for a complete list of events.
And Don't Miss This SDPIX event:
Get ready for the Anti-Valentines Day Event at Top of the Bay on Friday, February 14, 2020, from 6 pm to 9 pm.
Not only is this event perfect for those who are in love but don't want to succumb to the pressures of the holiday, it's also for sour skeptics who just can’t with affairs of the heart.
To coincide with the un-holiday vibe there are going to be red Jello shots and $3 drinks before 6:30 pm.
But it's not all Stupid Cupid, one lucky guest will win a one night stay at the Porto Vista Hotel and a 2020 SDPIX VIP Party pass good for free entry into all SDPIX presents events.
Other Great Upcoming SDPIX Presented Parties: