Hotspots Publisher, Peter Clark and his husband, Cleto spent the weekend at Sawmill Campground just northeast of Tampa. Peter reported that “they had a blast” and was joined by friends as Sawmill really came alive as everyone enjoyed everything from line dancing out side by the fire to what was the equivalent of a small circuit party at Woody’s. They also headed into Tampa for a side trip to show the best of Tampa and St Petersburg to the visitors who joined them. Peter stated that “they can’t wait to go back and pick up where they left off”.
Thursday February 12
The Straz Center in Tampa is showing a musical comedy about the lengths people take to find true love. It’s called First Date and it will be at the Straz Center all this month. If you’re interested in going, showtimes are at 7:30 p.m. during the week. You can buy tickets at the box office or by going to strazcenter.org.
Stonewall Bar Orlando brings you some of the most pleasing eye candy Central Florida has to offer with their underwear theme night called Locker Room Thursday. There’s a cute underwear contest, 4 Aces Poker in the back room, and lots of other fun activities. Poker starts at 7 p.m. and by 9 p.m. you’ll be seeing quite a few men in their underwear!
Friday February 13
Southern Nights in Orlando presents the fun theme night “Boys in Bondage,” as part of their Flex Fridays, the night for men who love men. Adult film star Chris Noxx will be at the club for your eyes only! There will be two drag shows, at 11 p.m. and 12:30 a.m., featuring Roxxxy Andrews, Maya Andrews, Tasha Long, Kitana Gemini and Chevelle Brooks. There’s no cover before 11 p.m. for people 21 and up. See you there!
Enigma in St. Petersburg will be presenting The Sweetheart Revue, featuring three beautiful local queens. The evening will be hosted by Jaeda Fuentes, a talented performer and a dear friend. She will be joined by Jade Embers and your new Miss ASAP Ashlee Bangkx. Shows are at 9:30 and 11. There is no cover charge!
Saturday February 14
Save the Date! Not only is it Valentine’s Day, but the Gasparilla Sant’Yago Knight Parade will be going down 7th Avenue in Tampa tonight as well. Drink and be merry!
Joey Brooks is putting together one special show for everyone who comes out to Bradley’s on 7th in Tampa tonight! This show is in honor of Valentine’s Day and the Gasparilla Night Parade. Joey’s show cast tonight includes Kori Stevens, Tiffany McCray, and Alexis Mateo, the local queen who won over millions of fans on RuPaul’s Drag Race. Showtimes are at 11:30 p.m. and 1:15 a.m.
Parliament House in Orlando is hosting their annual Red Ball fundraiser, which benefits the Hope and Help Center of Central Florida. The featured performer tonight is Vernessa Mitchell, who will be performing her hits such as “This Joy” and “Rise.” The Footlight Players will perform two shows tonight, at 10 p.m. and midnight.
Enjoy a Mardi Gras Parade with your friends at Sawmill Resort in Dade City! At 8:30 p.m., there will be a special Sawmill Diva show, followed by a parade throughout the campground! Dress festive, catch some beads and laissez les bons temps rouler! Call to reserve your cabin for the weekend: (352) 583-0664.
Sunday February 15
Join the divas of Divas Dinner Theatre in Orlando for a gospel brunch that will leave you convinced that the food and the entertainment are both heaven-sent! Roxy Brooks, Danielle Hunter, and Chantel Reshae will be performing for your tips, love and adoration. Divas opens at 11 a.m. and the show will be at noon. For reservations, call (407) 480-2200.
Monday February 16
Flamingo Resort’s tea dances are legendary, and the St. Petersburg hotspot is having one not just on Sunday, but today as well. This President’s Day-themed tea dance will be hosted by Alexis de la Mer and will feature a poolside DJ. Come on out for the party and stay for the fun! For information on room reservations, call (727) 321-5000.