This week’s LGBTQ event of the week is the Philly Trans March 2017. Enjoy an afternoon honoring transgender and gender-nonconforming individuals at an event that is “not only a rally and demonstration, but also a revolutionary movement.” This community-wide event features guest speakers Christian Axavier Lovehall, Sharron Cooks, and several other activists and leaders. The event kicks off at 3 p.m. on Saturday, October 7th, at Kahn Park, 1119 Pine Street. Free admission.
Other events to check out this week:
OurNightOut-Philly Oktoberfest: 6 p.m. at 23rd Street Armory, 22 South 23rd St.
Acting on Diversity: LGBTQ and Community Colleges Two-Day Conference: 9:30 a.m. at Community College of Philadelphia, 1700 Spring Garden St.
Attic Bake Sale: 2 p.m. at The Attic Youth Center, 255 s 16th St.
8th Annual LGBT History Month Celebration and Flag Raising: 4 p.m. at Philadelphia City Hall, 1 Penn Square
First Fridays For Women at Onyx: 9 p.m. at Onyx Philly, 2908 South Columbus Boulevard.
PFP Family Matters Conference 2017: 9 a.m. at University of the Sciences, 600 South 43rd St.
Writer’s Block Party – Outfest/ Hurricane Relief: 12 p.m. at Writer’s Block Rehab, 1342 Cypress St.
Fall Ball 2017: American Bandstand: 7 p.m. at Loews Philadelphia Hotel, 1200 Market St.
Crankshaft: 9 p.m. at The Bike Stop, 206 South Quince St.
FADE: Outfest Edition: 10 p.m. at William Street Common, 3900 Chestnut St.
Philly OutFest 2017: Noon, 12th and Locust Streets
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