If candy hearts, chocolates and bouquets of flowers aren’t your style, consider some unusual February events focusing on romance for singles, couples and, well, whatever combination shoots that arrow through your heart.
Gay vacations don’t always require plane fare or a long journey. They can be a mere bus, bike or car ride away, as recent events show. It just takes a little bit of initiative to party off the familiar path.
These are just a few of the fabulous contestants at the June 16 Booty Call Lady Gaga costume Contest held at Q Bar. Along with cute gogo boys, including a pair of Kermit the Frog guys, the event was, as usual, packed with cuties and dancing fans (photos: Jim Provenzano).
Juanita More! and her More Boys [...]
“A Utopia for women”
by Heather Cassell
San Francisco is usually known as the gay mecca, but this Pride weekend the City by the Bay will be known as Eden. Christine De La Rosa, the latest mistress of the Bay Area’s lesbian nightlife is putting her stilettoed mark on Pride with the first ever Pride women’s weekend, [...]
DJ Robbie Martin shares his Pride anthem faves
by Jim Provenzano
The Bourbon Pub, also known as The Parade Disco on Bourbon Street in New Orleans, is the location of the inauspicious debut of DJ Robbie Martin.
“As a DJ, you can’t get experienced faster than working the New Orleans holidays,” said Martin. “Mardi Gras, Southern Decadence, [...]
by Coy Ellison & Sal Meza
As with every Pride month, the city is full of sexy visitors and friendly locals.
To get a first hand look at the humpy talents the city has to offer, join Ginger Snap for her amateur strip contest at the Deco Lounge every Sunday at 10:30.
If you want to enter [...]
Russian River celebrates 30 years
of women partying in the woods
by Heather Cassell
The third weekend in May, women will descend upon the sleepy resort town of Guerneville ready to sunbath around the pool in their bikinis, cocktails and tanning lotion in hand, as they enjoy wet T-shirt contests, dating games and more for the annual [...]
Small bar with big fun. Popular gay nights, like Cockfight. 424 Haight St. Webster. (415) 864-7386.
Mondays at the Underground include Stanley Frank’s Vienetta. Thursdays are frequent women’s nights, including Ships in the Night (first and third Thursdays). Money raised benefits various queer activist groups.
Other nights shift flavors and sounds, from the mall tranny [...]