New Year has come and gone. We know you did all the partyin’ could on New Year’s Eve, but you’ve had a weekend to rest and now is the time to get out of the house! Plenty of events this weekend to fill your social calendar:

Friday, Jan. 11

“Amendment One” documentary fundraiser
The producers and directors of a new documentary on North Carolina’s Amendment One will screen exclusive teaser content from their new film at a fundraiser featuring Charlotte band Flagship. Visulite Theatre, 8 p.m. $20. More details…

Salisbury PRIDE Dance Party Fundraiser
The organizers of Salisbury PRIDE hold a fundraiser at Ethos, 10 p.m. $5. More details…

Petra’s Speakeasy
Greg James and Leah Palmer-Licht light it up with easy jazz sounds. Petra’s, 10 p.m., $5. More details…

Saturday, Jan. 12

LGBT Lyfestyles Expo
Learn more about gay-owned and gay-friendly businesses.  Carole Hoefener Community Services Center, Noon-4 p.m. More details…

Petra’s: Three bands perform
Three touring bands perform: Sinners & Saints, The Ramblin Fevers, Pinkerton Raid. Petra’s, 8 p.m. More details…

Cathode Azure: Gay Ski Pre-Party Raffle. 10 p.m. More details…

Marigny: DJ Eddie Baez, 10 p.m. More details…

Sunday, Jan. 13

Disco Brunch
Soul Gastrolounge hosts its first Disco Brunch of 2013. 11 a.m. More details…

Buff Faye’s “Disaster Brunch”
Beginning at Noon, Hartigan’s Irish Pub. More details… 

Prime Timers of Charlotte Monthly Dinner Meeting
Wedgewood Baptist Church,  5-6:30 p.m. More details…

Latin LGBT night
Dream Nightclub in Matthews hosts Imperio Colours Diversity Sundays, entertainment catering to the LGBT community with a Latin twist. 10 p.m., $7 before midnight. More details…

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Welcome to qnotes‘ new weekly event highlight. Each week, we’ll profile the weekend happenings in Charlotte. Our events are pulled from those submitted toour online calendar, those submitted to us via email or those we find on Facebook. Don’t see your event listed? Want to make sure we include it in our weekly weekend highlights and in our biweekly print edition calendars?Submitting your event through our online calendar is easy! Click here to get started…