Issue:  Vol. 47 / No. 49 / 7 December 2017
 

On the Tab

On The Tab

Nightlife event Oct. 12-19, 2017


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Cubcake @ Lone Star Saloon
Paul Goodyear plays grooves at the popular sweets and bears night. Friday, October 13. 9pm-2am. 1354 Harrison St. www.lonestarsf.com (photo: Gooch)
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Sit up front, sidle up to the bar, pull up to the bumper.

However you get there, go out, be out.

 

Thu 12

AAA Girls @ City Nights

Drag stars Willam Belli, Alaska Thunderfuck and Courtney Act perform their new comedy show as part of their North America tour. $39 and up. 9pm. 715 Harrison St. www.aaagirls.net After party at Oasis, (10pm-2am). 298 11th St. www.sfoasis.com

After Dark @ Exploratorium

The hands-on science museum's adult cocktail parties include drinks, music, and a lovely Bay view. Oct. 12: Agave pairings in cocktails. $10-$15. 6pm-10pm. Embarcadero at Pier 15. https://www.exploratorium.edu/

Beer Bust @ Lone Star Saloon

Weekly beer bust and benefit for local charities. 9pm-11pm. 1354 Harrison St. www.lonestarsf.com

Buffy the Vampire Slayer Live! @ Oasis

D'Arcy Drollinger presents Michael Phillis starring in the return of the campy parody of the vampire-hunting high school student and her pals. $25-$35 ($200 VIP tables, too). Thu 8pm. Fri & Sat 7pm. Oct. 31. 298 11th St. www.sfoasis.com

Comedy @ Ashkenaz, Berkeley

Monthly comedy show, with a poilitiucal edge from Scott Blakeman, Yayne Abeba, Aundre the Wonderwoman and Lisa Geduldig. $15-$20. 100% of proceeds benefit Redwood Empire Food Bank, which is helping Napa and Sonoma fire victims and evacuees. Ashkenaz Music & Dance Community Center, 1317 San Pablo Ave., Berkeley. www.ashkenaz.com

Fuego @ The Watergarden, San Jose

Weekly DJed sex party with Latin videos and musics, free salsa bar, half-price lockers, at the famed South Bay bath house. 4pm-12am. 1010 The Alameda, San Jose. www.thewatergarden.com

Gayface @ El Rio

Queer weekly night out at the popular Mission bar. 9pm-2am. 3158 Mission St. www.elriosf.com

Gym Class @ Hi Tops

Enjoy whiskey shots from jock-strapped hotties and sexy sports videos at the popular sports bar. 10pm-2am. 2247 Market St. 551-2500. www.HiTopsSF.com

Junk @ Powerhouse

MrPam and Dulce de Leche cohost the weekly underwear strip night and contest, with sexy prizes. $5. 10pm-2am. 1347 Folsom St. www.powerhousebar.com

Litquake @ Multiple Venues

The 18th annual multiple-event literary festival includes readings, workshops, parties and more featuring acclaimed authors and new talents. Thru Oct. 14, with the closing night Lit Crawl at dozens of venues along Valencia Street and nearby. http://www.litquake.org

The Monster Show @ The Edge

The weekly drag show with host Sue Casa, DJ MC2, themed nights and hilarious fun. $5. 9pm-2am. 4149 18th St. at Collingwood. www.edgesf.com

Operatronica @ Mezzanine

SF Opera Lab presents another fun nightclub and opera music show, with talented young singers performing with a hybrid of club grooves. $20-$40. 9pm. 444 Jessie St. www.sfoperalab.com

Our Future Ends @ The Stud

After-party for the opening of Clement Hill Goldberg's new lemur puppets queer show at CounterPulse, with pizza, drah acts and DJed dancing (www.counterpulse.org). 9pm-2am. 399 9th St. www.studsf.com

Picante @ The Cafe

Lulu and DJ Marco's Latin night with sexy gogo guys. 9pm-2am. 2369 Market St. www.cafesf.com

Queer Karaoke @ Club OMG

KJ Dana hosts the weekly singing night; unleash your inner American Idol; first Thursdays are Costume Karaoke; 3rd is Kinky Karaoke 8pm. 43 6th St. www.clubomgsf.com

Red Hots Burlesque @ Little Boxes Theater

The saucy women's burlesque show revives The Return of the Revenge of the Night of Go Deep Lube Wrestling, the queer and woman's saucy sloppy strip show in pools of well, lube! $10-$15., $40 and $250 VIP packages. 8pm doors, 9pm show. no photos! 1661 Tennessee St. www.redhotsburlesque.com

Rice Rockettes @ Lookout

Local and visiting Asian drag queens' weekly show with DJ Philip Grasso. $5. 10:30pm show. 3600 16th St. www.lookoutsf.com

Rock Fag @ Hole in the Wall

Enjoy hard rock and punk music from DJ Don Baird at the wonderfully divey SoMa bar. Also Fridays. 7pm-2am. 1369 Folsom St. 431-4695. www.hitws.com

Thursday Night Live @ SF Eagle

Rock music at the famed leather bar. $5. 9pm-2am. 398 12th St. at Harrison. www.sf-eagle.com

Tubesteak Connection @ Aunt Charlie's Lounge

Disco guru DJ Bus Station John spins grooves at the intimate retro music night. $5. 10pm-2am. 133 Turk St. at Taylor. www.auntcharlieslounge.com

Will & Grace Viewing @ Oasis

Watch the return of the Emmy-winning gay sitcom. 8pm. 298 11th St. www.sfoasis.com

 

Boy Division @ Cat Club
photo: Angyl Nihthasu

Fri 13

Ain't Mama's Drag @ Balancoire

Weekly drag queen and drag king show hosted by Cruzin d'Loo. 8pm-10pm. No cover. 2565 Mission St. www.balancoiresf.com

Asylum @ F8

Queer (un)lucky night dance party features insane beats from Trax Only (New Orleans) featuring Mark Louque, Brett LaBauve and Kathi Kneiss, with Mark O'Brien (Polyglamorous) & Yvine (Blank). $8. 10pm-4am. 1192 Folsom St. http://bit.ly/2fYnVC8

Beach Blanket Babylon @ Club Fugazi

The musical comedy revue celebrates its 43th year with an ever-changing lineup of political and pop culture icons, all in gigantic wigs, now with new 'Summer of Love' numbers. $25-$160. Beer/wine served; cash only; 21+, except where noted. Wed-Fri 8pm. Sat 6pm & 9pm. Sun 2pm & 5pm. 678 Beach Blanket Babylon Blvd. (Green St.). 421-4222. www.beachblanketbabylon.com

Bear Happy Hour @ Midnight Sun

Hairy men and their pals enjoy 2-for-1 drinks and no cover. 4067 18th St. 861-4186. www.midnightsunsf.com

Boy Division @ Cat Club

Thriller tunes and horror pop video and music tributes (True Blood, American Horror Story) all night at the New Wave queer dance night; costumes encouraged, Gary Numan concert tix giveaway; DJs Xander, Tomas, Donimo and Starr. $5-$8. 9:30pm-3am. 1190 Folsom St. at 8th. http://www.sfcatclub.com/

Cubcake @ Lone Star Saloon

Paul Goodyear plays grooves at the popular sweets and bears night. 9pm-2am. 1354 Harrison St. www.lonestarsf.com

DTF Fridays @ Port Bar, Oakland

Various DJs play house music, and a few hotties gogo dance at the new gay bar's weekly event. 9pm-2am. 2023 Broadway. (510) 823-2099. www.portbaroakland.com

Friday Nights at the Ho @ White Horse Bar, Oakland

Dance it up at the historic (and still hip) East Bay bar. 9pm-2am. 6551 Telegraph Ave. http://whitehorsebar.com

Friday Night Live @ El Rio

Enjoy the weekly queer and LGBT-friendly live acoustic concerts. $5pm. 3158 Mission St. www.elriosf.com

Gaymer Night @ SF Eagle

Big screens of video games for all the nerds. 8pm-1am. 398 12th St. at Harrison. www.sf-eagle.com

Gogo Fridays @ Toad Hall

Hot dancers grind it at the Castro bar with a dance floor and patio. 4146 18th St. www.toadhallbar.com

Happy Friday @ Midnight Sun

The popular video bar ends each work week with hot gogo guys (starting at 9pm) and drink specials; also Saturday nights. 4067 18th St. 861-4186. www.midnightsunsf.com

Hard Fridays @ Qbar

DH Haute Toddy's weekly electro-pop night with hotty gogos. $3. 9pm-2am (happy hour 4pm-9pm). 456 Castro St. www.QbarSF.com

Hella Gay Comedy @ Club OMG

Queer joke night, with host Nasty Ass Bitch. $15. 7pm. 43 6th St. www.clubomgsf.com

iCandy @ The Cafe

Gus Presents' weekly dance night, with DJ Deft, cute gogos and $2 beer (before 10pm). 2369 Market St. www.cafesf.com

Julia Fordham @ Feinstein's at the Nikko

The British singer-songwriter returns (after sold out shows at the intimate nightclub), with Happily Ever After, her new show. $28-$60. 8pm. Also Oct. 14. ($20 food/drink min.) 8pm. Hotel Nikko, 222 Mason St. http://www.feinsteinsatthenikko.com/

Latin Explosion, Club Papi @ Club 21, Oakland

Hip Hop and Latin grooves event, with 3 dance floors, gogos, drag acts, and special retro DJed grooves. $10-$20. 9pm-4am. 2111 Franklin St., Oakland. www.club21oakland.com

Lick It @ Powerhouse

Lance Holman's eigth anniversary of the leather night, with dJ Blackstone. $5. 10pm-2am. 1347 Folsom St. www.powerhousebar.com

Manimal @ Beaux

Gogo-tastic dance night starts off your weekend. $5. 9pm-2am. 2344 Market St. www.beauxsf.com

Midnight Show @ Divas

Weekly drag shows at the last transgender-friendly bar in the Polk; with hosts Victoria Secret, Alexis Miranda and several performers. Also Saturdays. $10. 11pm. 1081 Polk St. www.divassf.com

Red Hots Burlesque @ The Stud

The saucy women's burlesque show hosted by Dottie Lux will titillate and tantalize. $10-$20. 8pm-9:30pm. 399 9th St. Also Sunday brunch shows at PianoFight Theatre.144 Taylor St. www.redhotsburlesque.com www.studsf.com

Skate Night @ Church on 8 Wheels

Groove on wheels at the former Sacred Heart Church-turned disco roller skate party space, hosted by John D. Miles, the "Godfather of Skate." 7pm-11pm. Sat afternoon sessions 1pm-2:30pm and 3pm-5:30pm. $10. Kids 12 and under $5. Skate rentals $5. 554 Fillmore St. at Fell. www.churchof8wheels.com

Uhaul @ Oasis

The hot women's dance party and queer DJs Koslov and AV. $20. 10pm-2am. 298 11th St. www.sfoasis.com

Vibe Fridays @ Club BnB, Oakland

House music and cocktails, with DJs Shareef Raheim-Jihad and Ellis Lindsey. 9pm-2am. 2120 Broadway. (510) 759-7340. www.club-bnb.com

Vivvy's Grand Opening @ The Stud

Spookstress Mega Show, with horror-themed drag, hosted by VivvyAnne ForeverMORE. $5-$10. 10pm-4am. 399 9th St. www.studsf.com

 

Pound Puppy @ SF Eagle
photo: FBFE

Sat 14

Bay Area Cub Contest @ Lone Star Saloon

Benefit for the Alliance Health Project/Project Open Hand, with cubs competing for the titles, raffle prizes, The Boys of Bearlesque and Jell-O shots,. 3pm-7pm. 1354 Harrison St. www.lonestarsf.com

La Bota Loca @ Club 21, Oakland

Dance night at the Latin, hip hop and Electro music night. 9pm-4am. 2111 Franklin St., Oakland. www.club21oakland.com

Bootie SF @ DNA Lounge

Resident DJs and guests spin at the mash-up DJ dance party, with four rooms of different sounds and eight DJs; The Monster Drag Show hosted by Sue Casa. $10-$15 and up. 9:30pm-3am. 375 11th St. www.bootiesf.com www.dnalounge.com

Bounce @ Lookout

Dance music with a view at the Castro bar. 9pm-2am. 3600 16th St. www.lookoutsf.com

Dungeons & Drag Queens @ Club Six

Comfort & Joy's Touch party gets kinky, with festive SM drag encouraged; stage acts Miss Rahni Nothingmore, Grace Towers, kink master Mark Sade; DJs Ruben Mancias, Bugie and Trever Person. $15-$50. 10pm-5am. 60 6th St. www.playajoy.org

Lips and Lashes Brunch @ Lookout

Weekly show with soul, funk and Motown grooves hosted by Carnie Asada, with DJs Becky Knox and Pumpkin Spice. The yummy brunch menu starts at 12pm, with the show at 1:30pm. 3600 16th St. www.lookoutsf.com

Lit Crawl @ Valencia Corridor Venues

The sprawling multi-reading event closes out Litquake, the annual literary festival; the time slots, 5pm, 6:30pm and 8pm. enjoy LGBT-themed events at Martuni's, the Balm, Lone Palm, and other venues. https://litcrawlsanfrancisco2017.sched.com/

Honey Mahogany performs at Living Colors
@ Green Room
photo: Jose A Guzman-Colon

Living Colors @ Green Room

The annual GLBT Historical Society gala raises funds for the museum, archives and programming; Marke Bieschke and Alex U Inn cohost, with performers Honey Mahogany and Breanna Sinclaire; silent auction queer items (vintage photos, art, travel packages), cocktails, and a four-course meal. $150. 6pm-9pm. War Memorial Center, 401 Van Ness Ave. www.glbthistory.org

Mother @ Oasis

Heklina hosts the fun drag show with weekly themes. Oct. 14 is a Trannyshack retrospective of the best acts. $15-$25. 10pm-3am (11:30pm show). 298 11th St. www.sfoasis.com

Mr. SF Rubber @ SF Eagle

Competition and step-down for the year's reigning rubber man. 6pm-9pm. 398 12th St. at Harrison. www.sf-eagle.com

Nitty Gritty @ Beaux

Josh Carmichael with DJ Salazer host the tattoo appreciation night. $10. 9pm-2am. 2344 Market St. www.beauxsf.com

The Playground @ Club BNB, Oakland

Revamped night at the popular hip hop and Latin dance club. Oct. 14: live show with Siir Brock. $5-$15. 9pm to 4am. 2120 Broadway. (510) 759-7340. www.club-bnb.com

Pound Puppy @ SF Eagle

The cruisy boozy night returns, with a few select gogo studs, DJs Taco Tuesday, Kevin O'Connor and guest Ambrosia Salad. $10. 9pm-2am. 398 12th St. at Harrison. www.sf-eagle.com

RuPaul's Drag Race Stars @ Mezzanine

The Werq the World Tour, with Alyssa Edwards, Detox, Kim Chi, Latrice Royale, Peppermint, Shangela, Valentina and Violet Chachki. night is sold out. $39-$149. 8pm. 444 Jessie St. http://mezzaninesf.com/

Saturgay @ Qbar

Stanley Frank spins house dance remixes at the intimate Castro dance bar. $3. 9pm-2am (weekly beer bust 2pm-9pm). 456 Castro St. www.QbarSF.com

Session/House Party @ Powerhouse

Jason Godfrey spin (7pm-10pm), followed by the groovy bachelor pad night with DJ Mohammad. $5. 10pm-2am. 1347 Folsom St. www.powerhousebar.com

Shake It Up @ Port Bar, Oakland

DJ Lady Char spins dance grooves; gogo studs, and drink specials, too. 9pm-2am. 2023 Broadway. (510) 823-2099. www.portbaroakland.com

Smooth Operator, Mr David Birthday Blowout @ The Stud

Slow jams, smooth vibes with DJ Hoku Mama Swamp (7pm-11pm), and a celebration of Mr. David Glamamore's birthday with three drag shows, dancing and depravity (plus DJ Josh Cheon). $5-$10. 10pm-4am. 399 9th St. www.studsf.com

Soul Party @ Elbo Room

DJs Lucky, Paul, and Phengren Osward spin 60s soul 45s. $5-$10 ($5 off in semi-formal attire). 10pm-2am. 647 Valencia St. 552-7788. www.elbo.com

Sugar @ The Cafe

Dance, drink, cruise at the Castro club, with DJs Gay Marvine, Taco Tuesday and Matthew XO. 9pm-2am. 2369 Market St. www.cafesf.com

 

Fun folks @ Powerhouse

Sun 15

Beer Bust @ Lone Star Saloon

Beer, bears, beats at the weekly fundraiser. $15. 4pm-8pm. 1354 Harrison St. www.lonestarsf.com

Beer Bust @ SF Eagle

The popular weekly event packs in the fans, with proceeds going to local charities. $10. Beer bust 3pm-5pm. 398 12th St. at Harrison. www.sf-eagle.com

Beverage Benefit @ The Edge

Fundraiser and fun, with proceeds going to local nonprofits. $10. 4pm-7pm. 4149 18th St. www.edgesf.com

Big Top @ Beaux

Enjoy an extra weekend night at the fun Castro nightclub, plus hot local DJs and sexy gogo guys and gals. $8. 9pm-2am. 2344 Market St. www.Beauxsf.com

Blessed @ Port Bar, Oakland

Carnie Asada's fun drag night with Carnie's Angels Mahlae Balenciaga and Au Jus, plus DJ Ion. 2023 Broadway. www.portbaroakland.com

Broni Mitchell Show @ The Stud

Psychedelic drag show with Laundra Tyme, Scarlett Letters, and Creme Fatale. 10pm-2am. 399 9th St. www.studsf.com

Disco Daddy @ SF Eagle

Classic Hi-NRG dance floor grooves with guest-DJs CarrieOndisco and Paul Goodyear. $5-$7. 7pm-2am. 398 12th St. at Harrison. www.sf-eagle.com

Domingo De Escandal @ Club OMG

Weekly Latin night with drag shows hosted by Vicky Jimenez and DJ Carlitos. (Comedy Open Mic 5:30pm). 7pm-2am. 43 6th St. www.clubomgsf.com

Femme Brunch @ Balancoire

Weekly live music shows with various acts, along with brunch buffet, bottomless Mimosas, champagne and more, at the stylish nightclub and restaurant, with live entertainment and DJ Shawn P. $15-$20. 11am-3pm. After that, Femme T-Dance drag shows at 7pm, 10pm and 11pm. 2565 Mission St. at 21st. 920-0577. www.balancoiresf.com

GlamaZone @ The Cafe

Pollo del Mar's weekly drag show takes on different themes with a comic edge. 8:30-11:30pm. 2369 Market St. www.cafesf.com

The Golden Age of Bambi Lake @ Oasis

The veteran nightlife icon sings with fellow queer cabaret performers Scrumbly Koldwyn & Cabaret Company, Kitten on the Keys, Alvin Orloff and Birdie Bob Watt. $20-$30. 8pm. 298 11th St. www.sfoasis.com

Jock @ The Lookout

Enjoy the weekly jock-ular fun, with DJed dance music at sports team fundraisers. 12pm-1am. NY DJ Sharon White from 3pm-6pm. 3600 16th St. www.lookoutsf.com

Queer Tango @ Finnish Hall, Berkeley

Same-sex partner tango dancing, including lessons for newbies, food and drinks. $5-$10. 3:30pm-6:30pm. 1970 Chestnut St, Berkeley. www.finnishhall.org

Shag @ Powerhouse

Sleazy tracks with Nic Candito and DJ Jim Collins. $5. 10pm-2am. 1347 Folsom St. www.powerhousebar.com

Sundance Saloon @ Space 550

The Country-Western line-dancing two-stepping dance night. $5. lessons at 5:30pm, dancing til 10:30pm. Also Thursdays. 550 Barneveld Ave. www.sundancesaloon.org

Sunday's a Drag @ Starlight Room

Donna Sachet often hosts the weekly fabulous brunch and drag show. $45. 11am, show at noon; 1:30pm, show at 2:30pm. 450 Powell St. in Union Square. 395-8595. www.starlightroomsf.com

Sunday Brunch @ Thee Parkside

Bottomless Mimosas until 3pm at the fun rock-punk club. 1600 17th St. 252-1330. www.theeparkside.com

Swagger Like Us @ Oasis

Cool for the Summer daytime hip hop party. $5. 3pm-8pm. 298 11th St. www.sfoasis.com

 

Mule Mondays @ Port Bar, Oakland

Mon 16

Epic Karaoke @ White Horse, Oakland

Mondays and Tuesdays popular weekly sing-along night. No cover. 8:30pm-1am. 6551 Telegraph Ave, (510) 652-3820. www.whitehorsebar.com

Gaymer Meetup @ Brewcade

The weekly LGBT video game enthusiast night includes big-screen games and signature beers, with a new remodeled layout, including an outdoor patio. No cover. 7pm-11pm. 2200 Market St. www.brewcadesf.com

Happy Hour @ The Cinch

Happy hour at the historic neighborhood bar. 5pm-8pm. 1723 Polk St. www.cinchsf.com

Karaoke Night @ SF Eagle

Sing along, with host Beth Bicoastal, prizes, local celeb judges, and $2 draft beer. 8pm-12am. 398 12th St. www.sf-eagle.com

Mister Sister @ Midnight Sun

Drag night with Honey Mahogany, Dulce de Leche and Carnie Asada. No cover. 10pm. 4067 18th St. 861-4186. www.midnightsunsf.com

Mule Mondays @ Port Bar, Oakland

Enjoy frosty Moscow Mule cocktails in a brassy mug, specials before 8pm. 2023 Broadway, Oakland. www.portbaroakland.com

Musical Mondays @ The Edge

Sing along at the popular musical theatre night; also Wednesdays. 7pm-2am. 2 for 1 cocktail, 5pm-closing. 4149 18th St. at Collingwood. www.edgesf.com

Nick Murphy (Chet Faker) @ Fox Theater, Oakland

The popular Australian singer-composer performs as himself this time, with music from his new CD, Missing Link. Charlotte Cardin and Heathered Pearls open. $35. 8pm. 1807 Telegraph Ave., Oakland. http://thefoxoakland.com/

No No Bingo @ Virgil's Sea Room

Mica Sigourney and Tom Temprano cohost the wacky weekly game night at the cool Mission bar. 8pm. 3152 Mission St. www.virgilssf.com

Opulence @ Beaux

Weekly dance night, with Jocques, DJs Tori, Twistmix and Andre. 9pm-2am. 2344 Market St. www.beauxsf.com

Piano Bar 101 @ Martuni's

Sing-along night with talented locals, and charming accompanist Joe Wicht. 9pm. 4 Valencia St. at Market.

Pillows @ Powerhouse

Glamamore's drag and crafts party. 9pm-2am, $5. 9pm-2am. 1347 Folsom St. www.powerhousebar.com

Spanglish @ Club OMG

Spanish and English drag shows and dance music with DJ Carlitos. $5-$10. 9pm-2am. 43 6th St. www.clubomgsf.com

Underwear Night @ 440

Strip down to your skivvies at the popular men's night. 9pm-2am. 440 Castro St. 621-8732. www.the440.com

 

Relaxed good times @ Wild Side West

Tue 17

Cock Shot @ Beaux

Shot specials and adult Bingo games, with DJs Chad Bays and Riley Patrick, at the new weekly night. No cover. 9pm-2am. 2344 Market St. www.beauxsf.com

Game Night @ Midnight Sun

Video game fun, Wheel O' Cocktails, and board games. 9pm-2am. 4067 18th St. 861-4186. www.midnightsunsf.com

Game Night, AHS @ SF Eagle

Board games, card games and cheap beer. 4pm-2am, plus weekly viewings of American Horror Story: Cult (8pm-11pm). 398 12th St. at Harrison. www.sf-eagle.com

Hella Saucy @ Q Bar

Queer dance party at the stylish intimate bar. 9pm-2am. 456 Castro St. www.QbarSF.com

High Fantasy @ Aunt Charlie's Lounge

Weekly drag and variety show, with live acts and lip-synching divas, plus DJed grooves. $5. Shows at 10:30pm & 12am. 133 Turk St. at Taylor. www.auntcharlieslounge.com

Hysteria Comedy @ Martuni's

Open mic for women and queer comics, with host Irene Tu. 6pm-8pm. 4 Valencia St.

Karaoke Night @ The Stud

Sing Till It Hurts with hostess Sister Flora; 2 for 1 happy hour, no cover. 8pm-2am. 399 9th St. www.studsf.com

Karaoke Cocktails @ Ginger's

The new basement tribute to the old Ginger's Trois hosts a weekly singing fun. 8pm-12am. 86 Hardie Place. https://www.gingers.bar/

Naked Night @ Nob Hill Theatre

Strip down with the strippers at the clothing-optional night. $20. 9pm. 729 Bush St. at Powell. 397-6758. www.thenobhilltheatre.com

Retro Night @ 440 Castro

Jim Hopkins plays classic pop oldies, with vintage music videos. 9pm-2am. 44 Castro St. www.the440.com

Sing Out @ Encore Karaoke Lounge

Home of drag shows, and hilaraoke karaoke. 9pm-1am. 1550 California St. #2. 775-0442.

Stag @ Powerhouse

Cruisy night for singles, and couples looking for a third. $3 Jagermeister shots will get you in trouble; the fun kind. 10pm-2am. 1347 Folsom St. www.powerhousebar.com

Trivia Night @ Hi Tops

Play the trivia game at the popular new sports bar. 9pm. 2247 Market St. 551-2500. www.HiTopsSF.com

Trivia Night @ Port Bar, Oakland

Cranny hosts a big gay trivia night at the new East Bay bar; drinks specials and prizes. 7:30pm. 2023 Broadway. www.portbaroakland.com

Una Noche @ Club BnB, Oakland

Vicky Jimenez' drag show and contest; Latin music all night. 9pm-2am. 2120 Broadway. (510) 759-7340. www.club-bnb.com

Underwear Night @ Club OMG

Weekly underwear night includes free clothes check, and drink specials. $4. 10pm-2am. Preceded by Open Mic Comedy, 7pm, no cover. 43 6th St. www.clubomgsf.com

 

Castro fun @ Midnight Sun

Wed 18

Bondage-a-Gogo @ The Cat Club

The weekly gay/straight/whatever fetish-themed kinky dance night. $7-$10. 9:30pm-2:30am. 1190 Folsom St. www.bondage-a-go-go.com www.catclubsf.com

Bottoms Up Bingo @ Hi Tops

Play board games and win offbeat prizes at the popular sports bar. 9pm. 2247 Market St. 551-2500. www.HiTopsSF.com

B.P.M. @ Club BnB, Oakland

Olga T and Shugga Shay's weekly queer women and men's R&B hip hop and soul night, at the club's new location. No cover. 8pm-2am. 2120 Broadway, Oakland. www.bench-and-bar.com

Castro Karaoke @ Midnight Sun

Sing out with host Bebe Sweetbriar; 2 for 1 well drinks. 8pm-2am. 4067 18th St. 861-4186. www.midnightsunsf.com

Cocktail Time @ Ginger's Trois

Enjoy drinks at the intimate downstairs tribute to the original dive bar; Tue & Wed 5pm-12am. Thu-Sat 5pm-2am. 86 Hardie Place.

Comedy Showcase @ SF Eagle

Kollin Holtz hosts the open mic comedy night. 5:30pm-8pm. 398 12th St. at Harrison. www.sf-eagle.com

Girl Scout @ Port Bar, Oakland

The weekly women's happy hour and dance night with DJ Becky Knox. 6pm-10pm. 2023 Broadway. www.portbaroakland.com

Juicy @ Club OMG

Weekly women's event at the intimate Mid-market nightclub, with DJ Micah Tron. 9pm-2am. 43 6th St. www.clubomgsf.com

Miss Kitty's Trivia Night @ Wild Side West

The weekly fun night at the Bernal Heights bar includes prizes, hosted by Kitty Tapata. No cover. 7pm-10pm. 424 Cortland St. 647-3099. www.wildsidewest.com

Movie Night @ SF Eagle

Enjoy drinks and a flick, with trivia games and prizes. Oct. 11: Vegas in Space and Barbarella . 8pm-2am. 398 12th St. www.sf-eagle.com

Pan Dulce @ Beaux

The hot weekly Latin dance night with sexy gogo guys, drag divas and more, with Club Papi's Frisco Robbie and Fabian Torres. $7. 9pm-2am. 2344 Market St. www.beauxsf.com

Po Hoe @ Powerhouse

Nikki Jizz offers cheap drinks and cheaper men. 10pm-2am. 1347 Folsom St. www.powerhousebar.com

Wrangler Wednesdays @ Rainbow Cattle Company, Guerneville

Wear your jeans and meet new folks at the Russian River gay bar. 16220 Main St., Guerneville. www.queersteer.com

 

Dom Gelin at
Comedy Returns @ El Rio

Thu 19

Circle Jerk @ Nob Hill Theatre

Porn stud Brogan Reed leads the very interactive sex play party (before his Oct 20 & 21 stage shows). $10. 9pm. 729 Bush St. at Powell. 397-6758. www.thenobhilltheatre.com

Comedy Returns @ El Rio

The monthly comedy night with a queer edge features Nate Blanchard, Dom Gelin, Jill Maragos, Chelsea Eiben and host Lisa Geduldig. $7-$20. 8pm. 3158 Mission St. www.elriosf.com

Dancing @ Badlands

The Castro bar's intimate dance floor and gogo guys, with drink specials. 9pm-2am. 4121 18th St. http://www.sfbadlands.com/

The Dong Show @ Oasis

New monthly show with drag kings, host Fudgie Frottage and DJ Tweaka Turner. 10pm. 298 11th St. www.sfoasis.com

Gala Under Glass @ Conservatory of Flowers

The Dracula Ball celebrates Halloween and the new alluring Dracula orchids (6:30pm, $350-$500). Gaslamp Fantasy After-Party designed by Daybreaker's Mustafa Khan and Carina Hisser of Entire Productions, featuring Justin Martin of Dirtybird, live music by Tumbledown House and Cello Joe (9:30pm-12am, $75). 100 JFK Drive, Golden Gate Park. http://conservatoryofflowers.org/dracula/

Gay Vampire Sex Trivia @ The Stud

Get a jump on queer bloodsucker knowledge at the game show party, with sex toy prizes from Good Vibrations. 7pm-10pm. 399 9th st. www.studsf.com

The Jesus and Mary Chain @ The Fillmore

Power-punk-pop band performs. $45. 8pm. 1805 Geary St. http://thefillmore.com/

Junk @ Powerhouse

MrPam and Dulce de Leche cohost the weekly underwear strip night and contest, with sexy prizes. $5. 10pm-2am. 1347 Folsom St. www.powerhousebar.com

Kick It @ DNA Lounge

Kandi Love, Northcore Collective and Plus Alliance's weekly EDM, flow arts dance night, with DJs; glow drag encouraged. $5-$10. 9pm-2am. 375 11th St. www.dnalounge.com

Mary Go-Round @ Lookout

Mercedez Munro and Holotta Tymes present saucy and unusual drag acts. $5. 10pm-2am. 3600 16th St. www.lookoutsf.com

The Monster Show @ The Edge

The weekly drag show with host Sue Casa, DJ MC2, themed nights and hilarious fun. $5. 9pm-2am. 4149 18th St. at Collingwood. www.edgesf.com

My So-Called Night @ Beaux

Carnie Asada hosts a weekly '90s-themed video, dancin', drinkin' night, with VJs Jorge Terez. Get down with your funky bunch, and enjoy 90-cent drinks. '90s-themed attire and costume contest. No cover. 9pm-2am. 2344 Market St. www.beauxsf.com

Nap's Karaoke @ Virgil's Sea Room

Sing out loud at the weekly least judgmental karaoke in town, hosted by the former owner of the bar. No cover. 9pm. 3152 Mission St. 829-2233. www.virgilssf.com

Nice Jewish Boys @ Evil Eye

Keshet's monthly Happy Hour at different bars. 7pm. 2937 Mission St. https://www.keshetonline.org

Queer Karaoke @ Club OMG

KJ Dana hosts the weekly singing night; unleash your inner American Idol; first Thursdays are Costume Karaoke; 3rd is Kinky Karaoke 8pm. 43 6th St. www.clubomgsf.com

Queer Latinx Social Club @ SF Eagle

Monthly event, with Latin music. 5pm-8pm. 398 12th St. at Harrison. www.sf-eagle.com

Throwback Thursdays @ Qbar

Enjoy retro 80s soul, dance and pop classics with DJ Jorge Terez. No cover. 9pm-2am. 456 Castro St. www.QbarSF.com

Thump @ White Horse, Oakland

Weekly electro music night with DJ Matthew Baker and guests. 9pm-2am. 6551 Telegraph Ave, (510) 652-3820. www.whitehorsebar.com

Thursday Night Live @ SF Eagle

Rock music at the famed leather bar. Oct. 12: Cash Pony, Weed Alien and Pale Ape. $5. 9pm-2am. 398 12th St. at Harrison. www.sf-eagle.com

Tubesteak Connection @ Aunt Charlie's Lounge

Disco guru DJ Bus Station John spins grooves at the intimate retro music night. 10pm-2am. 133 Turk St. at Taylor. www.auntcharlieslounge.com

Will & Grace Viewing @ Oasis

Enjoy the Emmy-winning gay comedy show's return at the SoMa nightclub. 8pm. 298 11th St. www.sfoasis.com

William Sauerland @ Feinstein's at the Nikko

The conductor of the Oakland/East Bay Gay Men's Chrous performs his unique countertenor solo show tribute to Julie Andrews. $14-$35 ($20 food/drink min.) 8pm. Hotel Nikko, 222 Mason St. http://www.feinsteinsatthenikko.com/

 

Want your nightlife event listed?

Email events@ebar.com, at least two weeks before your event.

Event photos welcome.






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