Thursday, December 22

The Pride Factory is featuring 20% off Underwear and 30% off all Holiday cards from today until December 28th.

Stonewall National Museum – Wilton Manors (2157 Wilton Drive) presents “We Offered Them Caviar” by David Leddick, Author Presentation at 7pm. David Leddick is a writer, playwright, actor, and contributor to the Huffington Post. His previous careers have included service in the U.S. Navy, dancing with the Metropolitan Opera in New York, and working as creative director for Grey Advertising with the advertising clients Revlon and L’Oreal in New York and Paris. The author of the Lambda Award-winning books: “Naked Men” and “The Male Nude,” David Leddick has published no less than 27 works. In “We Offered Them Caviar,” David shares his advertising memoirs from his career as Creative Director for Revlon, a company which he describes as “being very similar to the mafia.” Signed copies will be available for sale. Light refreshments courtesy of Barefoot Wine & Bubbly. Admission is free. Suggested donation $5.

Friday, December 23

The United States of American Art featuring the work of Daniel J. O’Keefe, Gary Kroman, Rolando Chang Barrero, Doreen Grasso, Robert Catapano, Patricio Rodriguez, Nelson Babilonia, and Amber Tutwiler is at The Box Gallery, 811 Belvedere Road, West Palm Beach, with opening reception at 6pm. The United States of American Art spotlights work created in the United States that exemplifies the richness and vitality of our culture. Nine artists whose aesthetic sensibilities celebrate their freedom of expression by providing both context and the content in their work. For more information, go to TheBoxGallery.Info

Saturday, December 24

Bigger Saturdays at Score presents “Merry XXX-Mas” featuring their resident DJ Hansell Leyva.

Georgie’s Alibi/Monkey Bar presents DJ AJ Reddy in the main room from 9pm until close.

Noche Latina Saturdays in the Ivy Lounge and Patio at the Manor wishes everyone a “FELIZ NAVIDAD,” and invites the entire community to join them as they Celebrate Noche Buena. The night will star Lana Lanudde (who will also be celebrating her birthday), Jasmine Lords, and resident DJ Larry Larr who will be spinning some of the hottest Latin tunes in South Florida as well as Sexy Go-Go papi’s are provided by Marco Perez. Saturdays at the Manor is from 11pm to 4 am and features No Cover before midnight and after midnight only $7 for members and $10 for non-members.

Sunday, December 25

Courtyard Café is open Christmas day until 2 am. They will be serving a Traditional Turkey Dinner from 12 m until its gone which includes soup or salad, stuffing, mashed potatoes, cranberry sauce, vegetables and dessert for only $13.95. They will also have some Holiday Dinner specials as well as all the items on their regular menu.

The Boardwalk is featuring their Christmas Day Friends and Family Customer Appreciation Party with free drinks from 8-9pm, a complimentary buffet from 9-11pm, secial entertainment, giveaways and raffle drawings. Please get your invite from your favorite bartender, as without an invite its $20.

Tropics Restaurant and Bar is featuring a special Holiday Brunch and Dinner. Bunch starts at 11am followed by their Holiday Dinner. Doors open at 11am and they will feature a full day of dining and indulging. Reservations are highly recommended by calling 954-537-6000.

Wednesday, December 28

Le Boy is premiering a new Wednesday party called, “NYC,” and they will feature an escape to NY without leaving town through music and video and special guest dancers…They invite everyone to take a bite out of them big apples and enjoy the fun with DJ TPROMIX with free entry all night!

The Wick Theater (7901 Federal Highway, Boca Raton) presents “Place Your Bette” a Las Vegas-Style Casino Extravaganza starring the one and only Electra. The night will also feature champagne, Hors D’oeuvres, showgirls and “Elvis,” with gaming beginning at 7pm and the show starting at 8pm. $100 per person is all inclusive. For more information or to purchase tickets call 561-995-2333 or go to TheWick.org.

Hot Stuff
During the Holiday season most of us are purchasing Liquor, so I wanted to call your attention to the Crown Wine and Liquor ad in this issue where there is a coupon for $20 off your purchase of $100 or more. With 12 locations in South Florida, there is one not far from where you live. Coupon is valid until December 31.

After last month’s successful inaugural “From The Vault,” Village Pub has decided to bring Daisy Deadpetals back for an encore performance of this popular stand up at 10pm.

These are HOT

With Christmas just a few days away (as in Hanukkah), I am picking 2 new Christmas albums as my “These are Hot” of the week. I hope everyone has a wonderful Holiday season!

“Christmas Together” is a Christmas duets album from American country music artists Garth Brooks and Trisha Yearwood. The tracks are:

I’m Beginning To See The Light
2. Ugly Christmas Sweater
3. Santa Baby
4. Feliz Navidad
5. What Are You Doing New Year’s Eve?
6. Marshmallow World
7. Merry Christmas Means I Love You
8. Hard Candy Christmas
9. Baby, It’s Cold Outside
10. The Man With The Bag
11. What I’m Thankful For (The Thanksgiving Song)-Featuring James Taylor

“Friends for Christmas” is a collaborative Christmas album by John Farnham and Olivia Newton-John (forever my Sandy). The tracks are:

Let It Snow
It’s Beginning To Look A Lot Like Christmas
Have Yourself A Merry Christmas
Santa Claus Is Coming To Town
The Christmas Song
Winter Wonderland
Baby It’s Cold Outside
Silent Night
White Christmas
Little Drummer Boy
Silver Bells
Hark The Herald Angels Sing

Both these albums are available nationwide and online.