Fort Lauderdale LGBT Events for December 2012

Gay Flag Fort Lauderdale LuxuryLivingFortLauderdale.comThe Luxury Living Fort Lauderdale group at Coldwell Banker Residential Real Estate proudly presents a list  with some of the Lesbian, Gay, Bi-sexual and Transgender (LGBT) fundraising and awareness events planned to take place in Fort Lauderdale, Florida during December 2012.  Mark your calendar and come out to support our community!

Tuesday, December 4, 2012

MACK Power Lunch –11:30 AM – 1:30 PM. Outback Steakhouse, 1801 SE 10th Avenue, Fort Lauderdale, FL  33316. Fort Lauderdale’s most popular gay and straight-friendly professional networking lunch. $ 33.00 advance registration required at:


Wednesday, December 5, 2012
A Toy’s Story 3: A Night For Giving – 7:00 PM – 10:00 PM.  The Manor, 2345 Wilton Drive, Wilton Manors, FL  33305.  An event dedicated to giving back to the local charities that work year-round to enrich our community. This year’s event features several additional local charities ranging from cancer prevention to care organizations offering everyone a reason to participate. Presale tickets are available now for $15 each, plus an unwrapped toy the day of the event. At the door, tickets will be sold for $20 plus an unwrapped toy. The evening will feature a silent auction, wreath actions, a “Room For Giving” and a few performances, including a can’t-miss live performance by Delfrida.


Thursday, December 6, 2012
ArtServe Holiday Member Showcase 2012 — 6:00PM until 8:00PM. A holiday tradition in itself, this annual showcase is a celebration supporting the dynamic work of all ArtServe members. Exhibition runs December 3, 2012 – January 4, 2013. For more details, visit:  www.artserve.orgor


Friday, December 7, 2012
Ribbons for the Children 2012 – 6:30PM to 8:30PM.  Museum of Art – Fort Lauderdale, 1 East Las Olas Boulevard, Fort Lauderdale, FL  33301. In honor or World AIDS Day, Children’s Diagnostic & Treatment Center and Arts United join together to bring the community unique renditions of the Red Ribbon. This evening is a cocktail reception and silent auction of these amazing images to support children and families with HIV/AIDS. Admission is a $25 donation. This year’s artwork is also available online for preview, bidding and purchasing at To RSVP call 954-728-1088.

Men’s Night Out Toy Drive Event @ Bootleggers for Kids In Distress w/ Dj Jason Gonzales - 7:00PM to 11:00PM. Bootleggers 3003 NE 32nd Drive. Second annual toy drive event benefiting Kids In Distress. Please bring an unwrapped toy, cash donation or gift card to the event, for ages newborn to 18 years old. There is no charge to attend this event.  All are welcome to help support a great cause and a have great time! **Valet parking $3.  Garage parking $5.  Meter parking on surrounding streets.


Tuesday, December 11, 2012
Mack Mixer Fort Lauderdale – 6:30PM – 9:00PM. [email protected] Ocean Club, 999 North Fort Lauderdale Beach Boulevard, Fort Lauderdale, FL  33304.  Fun, yet professional, cocktail socials in Fort Lauderdale. There’s no doubt MACK continues to redesign how business people create new relationships and establish friendships – regardless of sexuality. MACK aims to be the most reliable business and social network for the Gay and Lesbian Community of South Florida. Join their mailing list, register for a lunch, swing by one of the mixers, but most important – bring your friends! Everyone is welcome. MACK is less about orientation and all about discovering untapped opportunities! Entry is $10, which includes one complimentary Ketel One cocktail.  For more information, visit:


Thursday, December 13, 2012
GLBX 4 Year Anniversary Celebration – 5:30 PM – 7:00 PM, Riverside Hotel, 620 East Las Olas Boulevard, Fort Lauderdale, FL  33301. Join the Fort Lauderdale Chamber of Commerce Gay and Lesbian Business Xchange (GLBX) for their 4-year anniversary celebration. Receive two complimentary drinks, appetizers, and a gift bag courtesy of bliss. For more info,

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Saturday, January 19, 2013

Pride Center’s Evening in Paradise – 7:00PM – 10:00PM. Historic Richardson House, 1937 Wilton Drive, Wilton Manors, FL  33305. This will be the second year for this event, which benefits the Wilton Manors-based Pride Center of South Florida. It is the Pride Center’s largest fundraiser of the year. The event will feature an open bar, food, a silent auction, and music & entertainment.


March 9 & 10, 2013

Pridefest Fort Lauderdale – Holiday Park / War Memorial Auditorium, 800 NE 8th Street, Fort Lauderdale, FL  33304.  Pridefest South Florida is the annual gay pride of Fort Lauderdale.  Tens of thousands of gay, lesbian, bisexual and transgender people, along with their families and friends, celebrate their shared diversity.  For more information about this 36th annual event, visit:

We hope you found this list of Fort Lauderdale LGBT events helpful.  If you can, please come out to support our community.

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