Thursday February 28
The Annual Winter Party Festival produced by the National LGBTQ Task Force, takes place from today through Monday with events all over Miami, and one in Fort Lauderdale. For more information or to purchase tickets, go to: WinterParty.com, or see the feature in this week’s mag.
Twist (25 outrageous years) presents the premiere of their new Thursday promotion “Doll Brawl” with hostess and referee Athena Dion. The show starts at 12 am sharp and will feature 3 dolls in one epic brawl every week with the winner being decided by the audience. DJ Aulden Brown will be spinning.
Friday, March 1
The Off Broadway hit Daddy Issues, written and directed by David Goldyn, makes its South Florida debut at the Willow Theatre in Boca Raton (300 S. Military Trail) and runs from today through March 10. Fridays at 8; Saturdays at 2 and 8; and Sundays at 3 pm. For tickets go to Willowtheatre.org or call 561-347-3941. Tickets also available at the theatre box office.
Sound Bar is now featuring Ladies night on Fridays featuring the sounds of DJ Citizen Jane from 10pm to 3am.
Saturday, March 2
Georgie’s Alibi/Monkey Bar presents DJ Shane Stiel with no cover and valet parking available.
Ramrod presents Pig Dance #127 (first Saturday of every month) featuring the sounds of guest DJ Guy DeGiacinto, who is ready to take you on a sub terrestrial journey into tech house, techno and tribal drums.
The Club Fort Lauderdale features their bi-monthly (1st and 3rd Saturday of the month) Res-Erection Naked Blackout event at 10p.m. This is always a sold-out event, so get there early!
Hunters Nightclub presents “Sweat,” an official Winter Party Event, featuring DJ/Producer Barry Harris from 10pm to 3am.
Sunday, March 3
Flip Flops Dockside Eatery presents their monthly T Dance (first Sunday of the month) from 4 to 7p.m., hosted by Amanda Austin with DJ Robert Lavalle spinning and this month’s special guests: Alexis Delamer, Erika Norell and Angie Ovahness Pryce.
The Pub presents Brut Bears, the Bear Necessi-T Dance from 4-9pm featuring the sounds of DJ Mike James, and sexy go-go bear dancers.
Tuesday, March 5
Tonight is the 12th anniversary of 321 and they will be celebrating from 9pm to midnight with a member sponsored open bar and lots of giveaways.
Wednesday, March 6
Wolf Cuff and Uwe Schroder presents the 9th annual benefit for Grateful Paws at Georgie’s Alibi/Monkey Bar. The VIP reception starts at 6pm to 8pm ($20 available for purchase at Alibi) with the main event starting at 8pm and show time at 9pm. The event will feature lots of silent auction items, a 50/50 raffle and more. For more info, see the feature in this magazine.
Don’t forget to check out the coupon from J. Marks in this week’s issue and get a certified Angus Beef New York Strip, Miso Salmon, Chicken Parmesan or Scottish Salmon for only $15.99.
This is HOT
Emmy Award-winning host RuPaul will be joined by a star-studded line-up of celebrities to help show regulars Michelle Visage, Carson Kressley and Ross Mathews as they decide who will stay, lip-sync for their life or “sashay away” in the new season of “RuPaul’s Drag Race” premiering Thursday, February 28 at 9pm on VH1.
This season’s guest judges include Miley Cyrus, Troye Sivan, Lena Waithe, Joel McHale, Cara Delevingne, Bobby Moynihan, Kandi Burruss, Tiffany Pollard, Gina Rodriguez, Sydelle Noel, Wanda Sykes, Elvira, Guillermo Diaz, Adam Rippon, Mirai Nagasu, Travis Wall, Amber Valetta, Tony Hale, Clea Duvall, Fortune Feimster, Cheyenne Jackson, Katherine Langford and Natasha Lyonne. Additionally, Rachel Maddow will treat the queens to a special guest appearance.
The 15 competing queens will give their all to impress the judges as they vie for the ultimate title of “America’s Next Drag Superstar” and a grand prize of $100,000. The previously announced queens include: A’keria C. Davenport (Dallas, TX), Ariel Versace (Cherry Hill, NJ), Brooke Lynn Hytes (Nashville, TN), Honey Davenport (New York, NY), Kahanna Montrese (Las Vegas, NV), Mercedes Iman Diamond (Minneapolis, MN), Nina West (Columbus, OH), Plastique Tiara (Dallas, TX), Ra’jah D. O’Hara (Dallas, TX), Scarlet Envy (New York, NY), Shuga Cain (New York, NY), Silky Nutmeg Ganache (Chicago, IL), Soju (Los Angeles, CA), Vanessa Vanjie Mateo (Los Angeles, CA) and Yvie Oddly (Denver, CO).