Happy 2018 Everyone!

Our sincerest gratitude to all our attendees and donations received at our New Year’s Eve Special Event. We have a whole year ahead of us filled with sober fun and fellowship. Stay tuned for upcoming events.

Living Sober 2018’s theme is Relieve Me of the Bondage of Self.

Now, it’s your turn to design a logo and get a chance to WIN a FREE registration to the Conference!

Do you have what it takes to write Living Sober’s NEXT BIG MUSICAL?

You have until January 20th to prepare a pitch to the Musical Committee and present 2018’s official musical. Inset: Terry B.’s 2014 Living Sober Smash Hit Rocky Horror Recovery Show.

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

Nominate a Keynote Speaker

The WRLS Speaker Committee is currently accepting nominations for AA LGBTQ Keynote Speakers for the 2018 Living Sober Conference. Deadline for Speaker Nominations & Recording Submissions is April 30, 2018 Monday.

Recovery from alcoholism & codependency is possible.

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

Living Sober 2017: Trudge the Road of Happy Destiny

Living Sober 2017 was held at the Marines’ Memorial Club & Hotel in August 4th-6th.

Give forward what is freely given to you.


Balls to the Wall: Drag Bingo!

A lot of people won amazing prizes and joined in the sober shenanigans with hosts Intensive Claire & Ivy Drip. Special thanks to Lucky Penny for selling way too many stubs that actually had big winners that night. More importantly, WRLS 2018 would like to thank all of you who attended the fundraiser. We hope to see you in the New Year’s Eve Party we’re organizing which we promise to turn into one you will always remember.

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 for raffling off.

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

January 20, Saturday
2018 WRLS Musical Pitch Meeting
Castro Country Club

CALLING ALL MUSICAL THEATER INCLINED SOBER INDIVIDUALS: The WRLS Musical Committee is currently accepting pitches for the 2018 Musical.


January 21, Sunday
General Planning Committee Meeting 
California Pacific Medical Center: Davies Campus

Be part of the group conscience. Join us at the January General Planning Committee. Service commitments before and at the conference are up for grabs. Click here for directions.


January 31, Wednesday
Deadline for Logo Design Contest Entries

The 2018 Living Sober Conference theme is Relieve Me of the Bondage of Self. Do you have the next big idea for the 2018 Living Conference logo? We are now accepting entries for the logo design contest.


April 30, Monday
Deadline for Speaker Nominations & Recording Submissions

The WRLS Speaker Committee is currently accepting nominations for AA LGBTQ Keynote Speakers for the 2018 Living Sober Conference.


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.