Stories about Festivals

Screen Grabs: ’90s UK rave scene springs back to life in ‘Beats’

Plus: an excellent 'The Audition," brassy Ella Fitzgerald doc, dance-based 'Aviva," "The Last Tree" and more new movies

This could be the best (and queerest) Outside Lands yet. If it happens.

Shedding its reliance on SF's classic-rock roots, the 2021 fest steps out and addresses some weak spots.

Looking for a hot gay connection? ‘Ask Any Buddy’

Evan Purchell's vintage porn Instagram expands into an epic movie, melding dozens of skin flicks into one real big one.

Boy bands to bomba: Fresh Meat Fest shines with trans & queer performance

The 19th annual festival is free and online, with 31 performances that showcase a vibrant community.

We’re Still Here: Queer orgs and icons put on online pre-Pride shebang

The celebration goes virtual at this 12-hour blowout of DJs, dancing, drag, and trivia (plus a mental wellness.moment)

Forget the ‘pale male’ podcast scene, here’s Bitch Talk

450 episodes in and celebrating Asian and Pacific Islander Heritage Month, the popular 'cast features activism, arts, and a little drinking.

Good info, little relief at city’s Virtual Nightlife + Entertainment Summit

As $7.2 billion dollar industry topples, officials and owners convened to answer questions and share ideas.

DJs and musicians scramble for income in devastated scene

Paywalled streams? Online education? Charitable mask-making? Local players experiment with options.

Screen Grabs: New flicks (yes, they still exist)

Never Rarely Sometimes Always, Selah and the Spades, Why Don't You Just Die!, and more intriguing new releases

Screen Grabs: More marathon movies to help sustain you

Sprawling, captivating epics from Italy, The Philippines, Portugal, Germany, Sweden, and more—plus a cinematic Holy Grail