Featured events

7-9 September 2012
Brussels Games

Brussels Gay Sports will offer a weekend of fun and fairplay in the capital of Europe, with volleyball, swimming, badminton, and tennis, as well as fitness and hiking.

Learn more HERE.
26-28 October 2012
Bern, Switzerland

The success of the first edition of the QueergamesBern proved the need for an LGBT multisport event in Switzerland. This year will be even bigger, with badminton, bowling, running, walking, floorball.

Learn more HERE.
17-20 January 2013
Sin City Shootout
Las Vegas
The 7th Sin City Shootout will feature softball, ice hockey, tennis, wrestling, basketball, dodgeball, bodybuilding and basketball.

Learn more HERE.

13-16 June 2013
IGLFA Euro Cup
After this year's edition in Budapest at the EuroGames, the IGLFA Euro Cup heads to Dublin for 2013, hosted by the Dublin Devils and the Dublin Phoenix Tigers.

Learn more HERE.

Thursday, December 9, 2010

Wellington Outgames cultural festival opens

A huge arts festival that will be part of the 2nd AsiaPacific Outgames is being launched in Wellington on Thursday December 16. The festival will include exhibitions of work by over 30 visual artists, plus comedy, dance, drama and variety performances, guided tours and day trips.
There will be special programmes at Te Papa, Pataka Museum of Arts and Culture in Porirua, and Wellington City Gallery. The hugely colourful and spectacular show Queen of the Whole Universe is coming to the capital for one show only.

While many of the events will take place around the week of the Outgames (12-19 March 2011), the festival is being launched at the opening of the first exhibition, All the Cunning Stunts, A Courtenay Place Light Box Project. Works are by Liz Allan, Clare Noonan, Rachel O’Neill, and Marnie Slater, and curated by Mary-Jane Duffy.

The launch will take place on Thursday 16 December at 5.30pm at The Jimmy Café & Bar, 77–87 Courtenay Place, Wellington. Artists and VIPs will be present, and supporters are welcome.

Details of the arts and culture events can be found on the website www.wellingtonoutgames.com/culture. While the festival features the works of LGBTI artists and performers, festival events are open to anyone.

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