Wow…now that I got through Memorial Day weekend I find myself heading on over to Orlando for GayDays (Gaydays is a registered trademark of Gaydays Inc. and is used with permission)and other events happening during that weekend and what an amazing weekend it’s going to be! If you’re planning to head over there, be sure to come by the GayDays Expo at the Doubletree Hotel on International Drive and say hi.
Wow…now that I got through Memorial Day weekend I find myself heading on over to Orlando for GayDays (Gaydays is a registered trademark of Gaydays Inc. and is used with permission) and other events happening during that weekend and what an amazing weekend it’s going to be! If you’re planning to head over there, be sure to come by the GayDays Expo at the Doubletree Hotel on International Drive and say hi. You’ll find me working in the Hotspots booth (well, working on checking out the hot boys maybe). and chit chatting with everyone! I’ve given you a pretty good run down of what the GayDays weekend holds for you and I’ve also mentioned things to do if you’re staying home. So, give my column a good read, I hope it helps you out! By the way, I was out last night at Hamburger Mary’s for our very own Alan Philips’, writer of “Cheaper Than Therapy” birthday…so much fun! Happy birthday, Alan! Until next week much love to all! Peace out, Scott.
Thursday, June 3rd
Drag and dinner Thursdays at JJ’s Café in Ybor City are hot. Last week was RICICILOUS at JJ’s with standing room only while Miss Nicky Summers literally stopped traffic to do her number on 7th Ave! This week, join your hostess Miss Arica Love and special guest Miss Crystal Chambers! Show times are at 9 pm and 10 pm. For more information call 813-247-4125.
Ok, so you know how you’re leaving tomorrow for GayDays in Orlando? Well, before you do, be sure to head over to Planet Beach Contempo Spa for that one last chance to get your tan on! While you’re there, take advantage of their $39 for 3 teeth whitening sessions special, one before GayDays and 2 for when you get back! Visit PlanetBeachTampa.com for a location that’s closest to you!
Gaydays has many events happening today including the opening of the expo which goes through Saturday, their film festival which this year has expanded to 4 days (Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday), The Lush-A-Licious Wine Tasting event from 6 pm to 10 pm sponsored by Funky Monkey Wine Company and their welcome pool party from 9 pm to 3 – all happening at the host hotel Doubletree.
Friday June 4th
The weekend of all weekends is finally here! The one that you’ve been starving for for the past 6 months, the one that you’ve been living at the gym for, the weekend that you’ve been planning for all year long…GAYDAYS WEEKEND IS FINALLY HERE!
To jump start this amazing weekend in the true tradition of GayDays, it’s Let’s Go Play at Typhoon Lagoon! Come out and frolic in the water, ride the water slides and do your thing in the wave pool while DJ Lydia Prim supplies the beats to make you dance. There will be performances by Debbie Holiday and Francillia! The times are from 8 pm to 2 am and trust me boys, this place is going to be wall to wall SKIN, so get your hottest square cut on and we’ll see you there! For more information please visit LetsGoPlay2010.com. GayDays also starts their all day and night pool parties today and goes through Sunday at the Doubletree from noon to 2 am with live DJs from open until close. In addition, tonight they begin their comedy nights featuring Michelle Balan and Vickie Shaw on Friday, Alex Mapa on Saturday, and Bear, Jeff Jones and Friends on Sunday.
The boys over at Parliament House are no strangers to the GayDays weekend at all. This GayDays weekend they’re giving it to you BIG TIME! Follow through my column to get the full line up and trust me, there’s not a day OR night you’ll want to miss! Tonight at the P House it’s Miss Deborah Gibson live and in concert singing the hits you know and love, “Out of the Blue,” “Shake Your Love,” “Electric Youth” and more. On top of the great entertainment, we can’t forget the adult video stars meet and greet…now you know Parliament House would never leave you hanging! Throughout the whole GayDays weekend you’ll be able to meet such hottie’s as Johnny Hazzard, Adam Dexter and Bobby Clark (Hi Bobby! Remember me from G Bar?) while enjoying pool parties, foam parties and lots of vendor booths for all of your needs! Tickets for this event, which includes entrance into the entire entertainment complex and everything I’ve mentioned above are only $20. Such a bargain, I tell ya!
For those of you boys who are staying in town this weekend, Steam at Honey Pot didn’t forget you! Come out, dance and party while Erika Jayne, a new vocal sensation, performs live and on stage for you! As always, there’s no cover before 10 pm, so get there early! For more information go to YborClubs.com
Saturday, June 5th
The celebration of the GayDays weekend will still be going strong at P House. Tonight, live and in concert it’s Miss Taylor Dayne! She’ll be singing her chart topping hits such as “Tell It To My Heart,” “Prove Your Love,” “Naked Without You” and many more! Of course, the adult video stars meet and greet, pool parties and foam parties will still be going on and again, the cost for this event which includes entrance into the entire entertainment complex is $20.
At the Doubletree don’t forget the pool parties, film festival, comedy night, expo and tonight they feature EuFURia, a party for the sexy bears and their admirers from 9 pm to 3 am.
Tonight from 8:30 pm to 2 am, Watermark Media presents Stratosphere at Universal Studios Orlando! Join thousands of beautiful boys and girls from across the planet for this mega dance party! Dance to the sounds of the infamous DJ Tony Moran and be sure to hit up the 4 amazing attractions that will be open, the Hollywood Rip Ride Rocket Roller Coaster, Revenge of the Mummy Roller Coaster, Shrek 4D and Twister..Ride It Out! This event is benefiting the National Gay and Lesbian Task Force. For tickets or information, go to WatermarkOnline.com
There’s no cover at Georgie’s, never has and never will be! Come on out tonight to Georgie’s where Miss Debbie Holiday will take the stage at 11 pm singing her dance hit “Dive” and many more! There will also be a cameo appearance by Francillia singing her current Billboard smash “Will U Be Mine.” Georgie’s is open until 3 am now, so there’s no reason not to head over there and make a night of it!
Mark Bakers after hours party at Arabian Nights are famous throughout the world and starts tonight at 1:30 am and goes to 8 am (event starts Sunday morning). Let the music move until you lose control. Saturday night, the powerhouse team of Alyson Calagna & Paulo command MIND CONTROL to get inside your head and take you to the next level. They say that the DJ booth is a man’s world, but when you hear the rhythmic tribal sound of Alyson Calagna we know you’ll think otherwise. Pair that up with the dynamic late night sounds of Paulo and you know there’s going be a party inside your head. This is one of the largest late night parties in the world with a new state of the art audio system and eye-popping lighting design. It’s a world class experience that can’t be missed.
Sunday, June 6th
Gaydays final day of pool parties, comedy nights and film festivals is today. In addition to the many other events they have going on, tonight is the annual Miss GayDays Pageant at the Doubletree host hotel starting at 7 pm.
Well boys, Mark Baker is back and Fascination is his newest spectacle! Now, if I know Mark, and I do, this is going to be one hell of a party! He’s back at the Hard Rock Live with a cast of over 20 acrobats and performers with a semi-truck full of state-of-the art technology! DJ Abel will be in the house and so will Power Infiniti, Circuit Mom, Jo Jo Infiniti and none other than my very dear friend, the infamous Miss Kitty Meow! Doors open at 8:30 pm and tickets are now on sale at MarkBakerEvents.com
It’s all about “American Idol” as Parliament House rounds out the GayDays weekend! Tonight, Blake Lewis and Frenchie Davis will be up close and personal performing all of the hits you’ve seen and heard on “American Idol.” This will be a concert not to be missed. The pool parties, foam parties, adult video stars meet and greet and vendor booths will still be in full swing so head on over and show them the love! This event is free before 6 pm and only $10 after.
Party #2 at Arabian Nights starts tonight at 2 am and goes to 8 am (event starts Monday morning). Experience the dark side of Wonderland·Orlando at BLACK OUT. International DJ/producer Hector Fonseca and DJ/producer Theresa invite you to explore seductive, raw sensuality. Miami-native DJ Theresa unleashes her sexy beats and provides live percussion on her bongos and drums. Voted Hottest Deejay by OUT Magazine, Hector Fonseca traded the catwalk, where he was an international fashion model, for the DJ booth. Fonseca has created his signature “electribal” sound; a sexy and chic mash-up of electro, vocal and tribal.
Monday, June 7th
Everyone’s favorite local Fruit Fly, Bonnie, opens her doors tonight at Crow Bar for your singing pleasure (and I use that term lightly, some of you just can’t sing..bless your heart’s, lol) as Stormin’ Normie heads up the entertainment for the night with her wonderful world of karaoke. Come out, have some fun and a few drinks then hit the stage! Who knows, this might just be your big break..
Wednesday, June 9th
Partners Bar and Grille presents Wacky Wednesday nights! Join your host Miss Arica Love and her weekly line up of guests Miss Nicky Summers, Miss Mia and Miss Victoria Love Devoe. There are three show times: 9:45, 11:00 and 12:45. There will be go go boys in the house and DJ Elix mixing it up! There will also be a Booty Shake Contest as well.