10 queer things to do Easter weekend in Los Angeles

Here’s your Big Gay Guide for Easter weekend in Los Angeles. Have a fabulous one.


  • Gay Play

What: The play Wicked Pagan Gays examines everything from religion to gay culture in an unlikely friendship between two gay men with different views of the world.

When: 8 tonight, 8 p.m. Saturday and Sunday

Where: Zephyr Theatre on Melrose

Cost: $25

  • ‘Love Boat’

What: Chico’s Angels #2: Love Boat Chicas is a murder-mystery drag performance filled with detectives, models, intrigue, and lust.

When: Times vary; ends April 8

Where: The Cavern Club Theater at Casita del Campo

Cost: $35-$40

  • M.E.A.T. Party

What: Haus of M.E.A.T.’s  ALPHA BEAST party will celebrate its newest go-go dancer with beer games, giant Jenga, and a Mario Kart 8 and Super Smash Bros competition.

When: 8:30 p.m.

Where: Faultline

Cover: None

  • ‘Purple Rain’ screening

What: A screening of Prince’s Purple Rain will close out Vista Theatre’s March Musical series.

When: Midnight

Where: Vista Theatre

Cost: $20-32.75

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  • Drag Brunch New Location

What: Voss Events Drag Brunch will include performances by the stars of “RuPaul’s Drag Race” and bottomless cocktails at its new location.

When: Noon

Where: Rockwell Table & Stage

Cost: $20-35

  • Black Queer Music

What: Blackoustic is a live acoustic event showcasing up-and-coming Black queer artists ranging from singers to performance artists.

When: 7 p.m.

Where: Align Galley

Cost: $12 in advance, $15 at the door.

  • Bear Brand Debut

What: London’s infamous Twisted Bear party will make its Long Beach debut with international DJs and go-go bears.

When: 9 p.m.

Where: Eagle 562

Cover: $10

  • ‘The Book of Mormon’

What: Catch The Book of Mormon before its last show. The story follows two missionaries sent to Africa to spread the word of God.  

When: Times vary; show ends Sunday

Where: Segerstrom Center for the Arts

Cost: $34.75

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  • Parking Lot Party

What: Faultline will celebrate its 24th year anniversary with its first parking lot party with DJs, pop-up shops, and food.

When: 2 – 8 p.m.

Where: Faultline

Cover: $10

  • Easter Plans

What: The Crest in North Long Beach will have free brunch featuring a champagne station as well as Bloody Mary and beer bars. A free dinner and games will also be provided.

When: Noon – 8 p.m., dinner at 4 p.m.

Where: The Crest

Cover: None

  • Scavenger Hunt

What: The annual WeHo Scavenger Hunt will return with riddles, photography challenges, puzzles, and, of course, a scavenger hunt.

When: 1 – 5:30 p.m.

Where: GYM Sportsbar

Cost: $10 per person, $40 per team.

  • Griffith Park Hike

What: Transmasc Project 1 hosts a hike for transmasculine, gender non-conforming, and other people through Griffith Park. The hike also will be accessible to people in wheelchairs because the route will be on a paved road.

When: 10 a.m. – 1 p.m.

Where: The Autry at Griffith Park

Cost: Free

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