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Black Tie Dinner

Olympian Gus Kenworthy & Actor Raphael Silva To Be Honored at 2022 Black Tie Dinner

If you don’t already have a reason to attend this year’s Black Tie Dinner – the nation’s largest LGBTQ fundraiser dinner of its kind – now you do. The hotties (with golden hearts and fabulous works on our community’s behalf) are coming to town! The gala has announced that Olympic Silver Medalist, actor and LGBTQ activist Gus Kenworthy will receive […]

Oh Captain! My Captain!

With House of DIFFA:Extravaganza in the rearview mirror, it’s time to look ahead to one of the next big glamourous event: Black Tie Dinner. The dinner has moved earlier in the fall to September 24, and we love that the festive event season will begin that much sooner this year. Starting today, you can be an even bigger part of […]

Black Tie Dinner Unveils Theme, Beneficiaries & Earlier Date

Black Tie Dinner, the nation’s largest LGBTQ fundraising dinner of its kind, has unveiled its theme for 2022: “Power of Pride.” At its reveal on Wednesday, the gala also announced an earlier-than-usual event date of September 24, 2022 for its 41st annual evening of dining, entertainment, empowerment and fundraising. To date, Black Tie has raised and distributed more than $27 […]

Find Out What’s Shaking With Black Tie Dinner

We used to only have eyes for 27-year-olds. But as we’ve aged ourselves, we can really appreciate a good 41-year-old. Especially one we can get dressed up for. The 41st Annual Black Tie Dinner may not be until September 24, but this Wednesday you can be among the first in Dallas to find out the theme of this year’s extravagant […]

Poddy Mouth

You never know what’s going to spew forth from Brad Pritchett‘s lips. And that’s one of the many reasons we love him. Not to mention his first podcast with Ryan Brockington, BFFU: Best Friends Forever University, which just concluded its year-long run. Today, he breaks out on his own for the first-ever solo-hosted LGBTQ show on Yea Networks. His new […]

Black Tie Dinner Returning to the Ballroom

Black Tie Dinner – the nation’s largest LGBTQ fundraising dinner of its kind – officially announced its return to the downtown Dallas Sheraton in 2021 on Saturday, November 13. Board officials took the stage at Fair Park during this year’s Pride Celebration to publicly share the exciting news with the North Texas LGBTQ community and its allies. “We are extremely […]

Listen Up! Black Tie Dinner Season Kicks Off Tonight

Well, it’s official. At least one day in the near future you’re going to have to get out of that T-shirt and sweat pants you’ve been wearing the last year or so. (If you were that dressed up in the first place.) Tonight, the 40th Annual Black Tie Experience kicks off with a virtual celebration on Facebook and BlackTie.org, hosted […]

Black Tie Dinner Announces 2020 Beneficiaries & Theme

At its first-ever digital kickoff event, Black Tie Dinner – the nation’s largest LGBTQ fundraiser dinner of its kind – officially announced its 17 beneficiaries and theme for 2020 on its very first digital kickoff event. These nonprofits, which will share the proceeds from the Black Tie Dinner’s 39th annual gala in October, are a “diverse and incredibly hard-working group of […]

Dress Up, Why Don’t You?

Enough with the dress shirt/no pants ensemble you’ve been sporting for all those Zoom meetings. Tonight there’s a happy hour and even though it’s another virtual experience, why not go ahead and throw on something nice? Comb your hair, shave your beard, spritz a little cologne. Sure, nobody will see you on Facebook Live when Black Tie Dinner hosts its […]

The Countdown Begins Tonight

Don’t look so surprised. You’ve had plenty of notice, yet if you’re like us it still seems like fake news when we hear that tonight marks 30 days until Black Tie Dinner weekend. But it’s 100% true. In one month Dallas transforms into the LGBT fundraising center of the universe. And whether you’re attending the 38th annual celebration or not, […]