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May 26 Saturday, 6-8pm
Harvey Milk Civil Rights Academy

6pm Doors Open  •  6:30pm AA/Al-Anon Meeting  •  8 pm Drag Extravaganza


Welcome to the oldest & longest running LGBTQ Alcoholics Anonymous conference in the world.

Recovery from alcoholism & codependency is possible.

Living Sober Conference highlights the steps we take as a program of recovery.

Give forward what is freely given to you.


There are many ways to participate before or on the weekend of Living Sober conference.

Be of Service

If you’re looking to have a vital role in the 43rd Annual Living Sober Conference, please attend our monthly General Planning Meeting and be part of our group conscience or volunteer at fundraising events.

Make a Donation

We are sustained by generous donations made by AA & Al-Anon members like you. We have two avenues in which you can support: The Scholarship Fund and the General Fund. We also accept In-Kind Donations.

Attend WRLS Events

We bring the FUN in FUNDRAISING. Each ticket and merchandise you buy helps us stay self-supporting at all times and ensures our continued legacy as the oldest and longest running LGBTQ conference in the world.

Spread the Word

Without compromising the 11th Tradition, feel free to share Living Sober events at your meetings or on your social media (under non-public settings). ◄◄◄ Check out our NEW Share Buttons on the left side of our website!

Upcoming Events


May 26 Saturday, 4-8pm
Spring Fling Drag Thing

Harvey Milk Civil Rights Academy

This year, Drag Soberstars Queen MGM Grande & Queen Minnie Happy Returns will be serving Flower Power realness at the annual Spring Fling Drag Thing starring San Francisco’s best drag performers in recovery.

May 20 Sunday, 3-5pm
General Planning Meeting

CPMC Davies Campus

Be part of the group conscience. Join us at the General Planning meeting and be of service. Located at the meeting space next to the cafeteria. Click here for directions.


Want to view what the rest of the year will look like for WRLS?


Service Opportunities

Wanted: 2018 General Planning Committee Co-Chairs

Service opportunities for the following WRLS committees are up for grabs.

  • Al-Anon Family Group (1)
  • Archives (1)
  • Art (2)
  • Commemoratives (1)
  • Information (1)
  • Raffle (1)
  • Speaker (1)

These committees are the lifeline of WRLS. Make a difference by joining the 2018 General Planning Committee today. For a detailed job description, please click here.