SFGNites For the Week of Mar. 12, 2018

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Thursday, 3/15 - Film: The OUTshine Film Festival hosts a free screening of “Love, Simon,” the first mainstream film to feature an LGBTQ character as the lead role. "Love, Simon" is a sweet coming-of-age tale that is relatable to anyone who's ever felt like a misfit and that they don't belong. Jennifer Garner, Josh Duhamel, Katherine Langford, and Nick Robinson star. Tonight at 7 p.m. at O Cinema Wynwood, 90 N.W. 29th St. in Miami. Tickets required, reserve at OutShineFilm.com. Credit: 20th Century Fox.

Looking for something fun to do in South Florida?


Thursday, 3/15


Get out your boots because the South Florida Mustangs, the world’s first LGBTQ square dance club, is offering beginning classes on Thursday nights at 7 p.m. Get in touch with your inner cowboy or cowgirl while meeting new friends at Island City Park Preserve, 823 N.E. 28th St. in Wilton Manors. No partner necessary. Cost is $5 per person at the door. For more information, go to SouthFloridaMustangs.org.


Friday, 3/16


Dr. Gary Keating leads the Original Fort Lauderdale Gay Men’s Chorus in a musical salute to Broadway legend Stephen Sondheim tonight at 8 p.m. and Sunday at 4 p.m. at All Saints Episcopal Church, 333 Tarpon Dr. in Fort Lauderdale. Lisa Vroman (“Phantom of the Opera”) and classical mezzo soprano Martha Bartz join the chorus in a program of the composer’s biggest hits. Tickets start at $25 at TheFTLGMC.org.


Saturday, 3/17


She’s back! Miss Richfield 1984 returns to South Florida with her new show, “Born Again,this time harnessing “old time” religion to heal our divided world. With all-new songs, videos and unique audience activities, Miss Richfield unites people of  all faiths in 2018. Atheists are especially welcome! Tonight at 8 p.m. at the Sunshine Cathedral, 1480 S.W. 9th Ave. in Fort Lauderdale. Tickets $30 at OutlandishFL.com.


Sunday, 3/18


Get down and give back with Flo Rida at the 2018 Florida AIDS Walk and Music Festival. Thousands will walk to raise money for local HIV/AIDS organizations and return to Fort Lauderdale Beach for entertainment by the popular rapper, DJs and bands. It’s not too late to sign up to walk or support your friends and neighbors with your contributions. For more information, go to FloridaAIDSWalk.DonorDrive.org


Monday, 3/19


Latrice Royale’s 2018 Mr. and Miss Pride South Florida competition moves to the Aventura Arts & Cultural Center, 3385 N.E. 188th St. in Aventura, tonight at 8 p.m. The region’s most talented LGBTQ female impersonators and male entertainers will compete, along with performances by the reigning 2017 Mr. and Miss Pride South Florida, Judas Elliot and Delores T. VanCartier. Tickets start at $10 at AventuraACC.org.


Tuesday, 3/20


Florida Atlantic University and Pride Fort Lauderdale present a special screening of “Forbidden: Undocumented and Queer in Rural America” tonight in the Abdo New River Room at the Broward Center in Fort Lauderdale. The documentary tells the story of Moises Serrano, an undocumented immigrant and gayman living in rural North Carolina. The screening is free. More information at PrideFortLauderdale.org.