Thursday, November 19th
Broward House presents the Mad Hatter Tea Party gala dinner and awards from 6 to 10 pm at the Signature Grand. Creative chapeaus of your own making are the suggested wear for the evening. The night will be honoring Ken Keechl and Susan Teli and feature a cocktail reception, music and dancing, awards ceremony, silent auctions, full sit down dinner, Las Vegas style casino special performances by Kitty Meow, Erika Norell and Ivana Du and hosted by Nikki Adams and Ted Scouten with music by DJ Herbie James. Tickets are $95 each or a table of 10 for $900 and are available at BrowardHouse.org.
Argenti Designer Jewelers presents the grand opening of its new location at 218 East Commercial Blvd. (2 blocks west of the ocean and Aruba Restaurant in Lauderdale by the sea) from 6 to 9 pm. Mark has designed a 92” length champagne pink crème and white fresh water pearl necklace valued at over $500 that he will be giving away in a free drawing.
The Stonewall Knights Florida presents their monthly gay bike night at Bill’s (3rd Thursday of every month) from 7:30 pm to 11 pm.
Varla Jean Merman stars in “Shut Up Sweet Charlotte” at the Miniaci Performing Arts Center at NOVA University tonight tomorrow at 8 pm and Sunday at 2 pm and 7 pm. The show also stars Ricky Graham and features Mark Meehan, Brooks Braselman, Yvette Hargis and Michael Sullivan and is directed by Jeffery Roberson.
The Pride Factory features 20% off all adult toys from today until the 25th.
Saturday, November 21st
Johnny’s presents their fetish weekend tonight and tomorrow starring the King of Kink and CocklyBoys.com exclusive Wolf Hudson live in the flesh with 2 shows nightly at 11 pm and 12:30 am.
SORDI (The South River District) a feisty group of businesses between the river and Sunrise, presents a 13th Street Poker Run from 1 to 6 pm.
Bigger Saturdays at Score presents DJ/producer Drew Tribe.
The state of our economy has broken many families. With nearly 10% of America’s population unemployed, more children than ever are likely to face hunger and homelessness this year. Please give your time and help ensure that our local children and families do not go hungry. Don’t just donate something. Join in and meet and feed these unfortunate brothers and sisters at 10:30 am at the Miami Rescue Mission, 2020 NW 1st Ave. Miami. In our fast paced world we easily lose sight of what’s really important. We are all connected. We are all one and people matter. For this holiday season their goal is to feed over 174,000 meals to the homeless and hungry.
Sunday, November 22nd
The Florida Storm Soccer Team invites everyone to a pool party at the Villa Venice Resort from 12 to 5 pm to help raise money for the team to prepare for the 2nd annual Hurricane Soccer Competition. This will be an afternoon of fun, food, hot men, music and drink. The entrance fee is only $10, but worth every penny to see the hot soccer players in their speedos!
Tuesday, November 24th
Tim Poutch and Craig Attebury are pleased and proud to announce the grand opening of Atomic dance club, video bar and ultra lounge tonight starting at 8 pm. Atomic will be open 7 days a week with no cover and is located in the spot formerly occupied by Boom. For more information call 954-630-3556.
Wednesday, November 25th
Pledge Wednesdays at 11 Nightclub in conjunction with Elite Underwear presents your chance to be discovered with the Elite Underwear Model Search. The winner will be featured in Elite Underwear’s spring collection catalog and ads. The winner also receives 1 month free to Boca Tanning Salon plus $1,000 in cash and prizes. For details on how to enter call 954-522-5931.
Metropolitan Community Churches of the Palm Beaches presents a Thanksgiving Communion Service at 6 pm. The service will be followed by a traditional Thanksgiving meal at 6:45 pm. To make contributions or to find out more info call the church at 954-775-5900 or visit their website at MCCPalmBeach.org.
“The Art of Seduction” starring Boy Justin is a leather fantasy of erotic dancing every Wednesday at 7 pm, Friday at 9 pm and Sunday at 8 pm at the Stable. The Stable is proud to help Justin on his journey to International Mister Leather 2010.
Miami Mavericks, Miami’s gay tennis organization, won the Florida Cup held in Tampa. The Florida cup is a statewide advanced level tennis team competition between Miami, Ft. Lauderdale, Tampa and Orlando. Led by team captain Charlie Alvarez, Miami won the Florida Cup with 52 points, followed by Tampa 45 points, Ft Lauderdale 38points and Orlando 9 points. These are back to back victories for Miami and its 3rd Florida Cup victory in 4 years. For more information about the Miami Mavericks MMTCHOME.com
Multiple Grammy Award-winning singer and songwriter Norah Jones has announced the title and release date of her upcoming album, “The Fall,” her fourth studio album was released by EMI’s Blue Note Records on November 17th. Her breakout album “Come Away With Me” is one of the first albums to be released in the iTunes LP format, a new feature of iTunes 9 that reinvents the visual experience of the record album through live performance videos, lyrics, artwork, liner notes, interviews, photos, album credits and more. After being introduced by Apple CEO Steve Jobs, Jones performed “Come Away With Me” and also debuted “Young Blood,” a new song from “The Fall.” Jones has taken a new direction on the “The Fall,” experimenting with different sounds and a new set of collaborators, including Jacquire King, a noted producer and engineer who has worked with Kings of Leon, Tom Waits and Modest Mouse among others. Jones enlisted several songwriting collaborators, including Ryan Adams and Okkervil River’s Will Sheff, as well as her frequent partner Jesse Harris. King also helped Jones put together a new group of musicians to perform on the album, including drummers Joey Waronker (Beck, R.E.M.) and James Gadson (Bill Withers), keyboardist James Poyser (Erykah Badu, Al Green), and guitarists Marc Ribot (Tom Waits, Elvis Costello) and Smokey Hormel (Johnny Cash, Joe Strummer). Since coming on the scene in 2002, Jones has sold a collective 36 million albums worldwide. Her three studio albums, 2002’s eight-time Grammy Award-winning “Come Away With Me,” 2004’s “Feels Like Home,” and 2007’s “Not Too Late” have each topped the Billboard top 200 album charts in the U.S. and gone to No. 1 around the world. All three have been certified multi-platinum, while “Come Away With Me” has been certified diamond.