Our Official Watering Holes
UBar @ 1220 Locust Street
Tavern On Camac @ 243 S. Camac Street
Festival attendees and film lovers alike gather together everyday from March 25-31, from 4-7pm at UBAR and Tavern on Camac, as the official watering holes for qFLIX Philadelphia 2019! You can mix and mingle, compare notes on your favorite films and maybe catch a glimpse of an out-of-town guest, a director or actor you just yesterday caught up on the BIG SCREEN!
Daily Happenings @ qFLIX Philadelphia 2019
Sunday | March 17 | 2:00-5:00 PM
Kiss Me I’m Irish and Gay, the Official Gayborhood St. Patrick’s Party @ UBar
1220 Locust Street, Philadelphia
We kick off festival week with our annual fundraiser, Kiss Me I’m Irish and Gay, with 100% of the proceeds going to support qFLIX Philadelphia. Join us with a splash of green as this 12 year tradition continues. Music, free drink and drink specials, raffles, food, free tee shirts, and more, all for a small donation of just $20. This is an event that is not to be missed. Come enter for a chance to win ALL ACCESS Gala badges to qFLIX Philadelphia 2019.
Monday | March 25 | 6:30-11:59 PM
Opening Night Black & Pink Gala | Two fabulous locations – One spectacular night!
Kimmel Center for the Performing Arts & One Liberty Observation Deck
This star-studded evening begins with a walk on the red carpet at 6:30 PM at the Kimmel Center for the Performing Arts for the Philadelphia premiere of “From Zero to I Love You,” a critically acclaimed big screen LGBTQ+ feature film, shot here in Philadelphia, starting at 7:00 PM.
The Black & Pink Gala Benefit continues at 9:30 PM with a trip up to the 57th floor to One Liberty Observation Deck, where we will celebrate with and among the “stars” surrounded by a 360-degree dazzling view of the city.
Come join the stars and celebrate to great diversity that is the LGBTQ+ community.
Sunday | March 31 | 10:00 PM to 1:00 AM
Closing Night Wedding Party | Cambria Hotel Philadelphia Downtown Center City
219 South Broad Street
The evening continues at 10:00 PM with My Big Gay Wedding Party at the Cambria Hotel Philadelphia, where we celebrate all of our amazing filmmakers and our incredible team of volunteers. Guests will enjoy select appetizers first, desserts, signature cocktails, and discounted cash bar items for the duration of the night. Come dressed to celebrate!
We conclude this festival marking 25 years of LGBTQ+ films in our region with this celebration.
Come join the stars and celebrate the great diversity that is the beauty of the LGBTQ+ community.
(For badge holders and “My Gay Big Italian Wedding” ticket holders only)