Events

Dates, times, and other information will be added prior to each event.

A Night in Knox Vegas

Test your skills and luck or just have fun mingling with the swank crowd at Historic Westwood, which becomes Knox Vegas for a night. The casino-themed event features blackjack, poker, and roulette courtesy of Fantasy Casino Events. “Rat Pack” attire is encouraged but not required. Prizes are awarded for Best Rat Pack Attire, Biggest Winner, and Biggest Loser. Enjoy martinis, beer, and wine along with the “Double Down Buffet” prepared by Holly’s Eventful Dining. Whiskey Tasting hosted by Stanton Webster and the cigar bar hosted by Park City Cigars. This event is a great antidote to the wintertime blues. Tickets $125/person.

Date and Time

Saturday, January 28, 2017 at 6:00 PM
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People of Courage Luncheon

Hundreds of Knoxville’s most progressive citizens gather at The Foundry to hear an inspiring speaker and for the presentation of the Julia Tucker Award. The speaker at the 2017 People of Courage Luncheon is Garrard Conley, the author of Boy Erased. The book is on Pride.com’s 15 Must Read LGBT Books of 2016, Buzzfeed’s Top 18, and Oprah’s Top 10 Memoirs of 2016.

Positively Living will award the fourth annual Julia Tucker Award to the Red and Green Committee of the East Tennessee AIDS Fund, a component fund of the East Tennessee Foundation. In addition, the staff of Positively Living will award the first Survivors Award to longtime client Robert Braddock.

Special guests: Knoxville Gay Mens Chorus.

This is a table-hosted event with hosts inviting guests to join them at tables for 10. If you would like to attend or to host a table or to be an event sponsor, contact gay@positively-living.org.

Date and Time

Tuesday, April 4, 11:30 AM
Registration and cash bar open at 10:30 AM

Rainbow Run

Walk, jog, or run--no matter your speed, come out and have fun. The Rainbow Run covers a barely 2k course through Old North starting at Central Flats & Taps. Get creative with your running gear--the more colorful the better. Not feeling active? Come anyway! Enjoy food & beverages & cheer for the Rainbow Runners. $20 fee includes T-shirt.

Summer Swing

Put some Swing in your Summer at this popular annual event. Enjoy classic summer cocktails, beer and wine, and a sumptuous buffet of fresh seasonal fare prepared by Creative Catering of Knoxville. Music, a cigar bar, a whiskey tasting, and a hotly-contested celebrity bartender contest add to the fun. $125/person.

Date and Time

Saturday, August 19, 2017 at 7:00 PM
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