We’ve trawled through the plethora of events this month to find the ones with a queer edge, just for you!
SEPTEMBER 2-4 ELECTRIC PICNIC
LCD Soundsystem, Lana Del Rey and the Chemical Brothers join a host of other luminaries in a field in Stradbally, electricpicnic.ie
SEPTEMBER 6 MEGAN MULLALLY & Nick Offerman
Will and Grace’s Karen and her paramour, Parks and Recreation’s Nick Offerman, hit the Olympia for a night of comedic chat, tickets here.
SEPTEMBER 9-10 AL PORTER
Gay funny-man Al returns to Vicar St. for a night of his carry on, tickets here.
SEPTEMBER 10 WALLIS BIRD
An intimate gig showcasing Wallis’ forthcoming new album, Home, at Dublin’s Grand Social. Expect the love vibes, folks, tickets here.
SEPTEMBER 14 & 28 SPEED DATING
Looking for the love of your life? You might just find him on the 14th if you’re a gay man, or her the 28th if you’re a lesbian, at Dublin’s Brasserie Sixty6, register here.
SEPTEMBER 17 to 25 Riot by thisispopbaby
For the Tiger Dublin Fringe (Sept 10 to 25) Panti and a host of queer performers celebrate ten years of THISISPOPBABY at the Spiegletent on Merrion Square. It’s the ticket of the Fringe, folks! Get your tickets here.
SEPTEMBER 17 FLASH HARRY
A celebration of the music of Queen and fabulous frontman Freddy Mercury at The Academy, tickets €28, here.
SEPTEMBER 17 JOHNNY LOGAN
Logan serenades Eurovision lovers at Vicar Street. What’s another rear? Tickets here.
SEPTEMBER 19 D.A.R.K
Featuring former Cranberries front woman Dolores O’Riordan, at Whelan’s. Tickets €23, here
SEPTEMBER 21 GRACE JONES
With support from Mother DJ’s at the Olympia Theatre, it promises to be a queer night of the year, tickets here.
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