Issue:  Vol. 48 / No. 3 / 18 January 2018
 

On the Tab

On The Tab

Nightlife events Dec. 28-Jan. 4, 2017


events@ebar.com

New Year's Eve @ Oasis
Celebrate the New Year with Cazwell, the whimsical sexy gay hip hop stud, plus drag acts Heklina, D'Arcy Drollinger (photo), Valentine, Roxy Cotton Candy, Rock M. Sakura, Miss Rahni and more; VIP rooftop party with food, open bar and a Cazwell meet & greet. $35-$85. 7:30pm-2am. 298 11th St. www.sfoasis.com photo: Gooch
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Celebrate the end of the year, in all its awful awesome glory. Dance for a new indictful delightful 2018. Every bar and nightclub is hosting a New Year's Eve party, but we've selected the gayest and/or funnest of celebrations, as well as good times on other days, too.

Thu 28

After Dark @ Exploratorium

The cocktails and science night for adults, with installations throughout the hands-on exhibit museum. Dec. 28: Mixing Color, demos with full-spectrum colors. $20. 6pm-10pm. Pier 15 at Embarcadero. https://www.exploratorium.edu/

Buffy Sing-Along @ Lone Star Saloon

Enjoy musical numbers from Buffy the Vampire Slayer TV show, plus drag acts and trivia contest prizes. 8pm show. 1354 Harrison St. www.lonestarsf.com

Gayface @ El Rio

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

Ginger Minj @ Oasis

The RuPaul's Drag Race star brings her Crossdresser for Christmas show to the SoMa nightclub. $27.50-$40. 8pm. Also Dec 29 & 30, 7pm (and at Mother Dec 30). 298 11th St. www.sfoasis.com

Goapele @ Yoshi's, Oakland

The gorgeous singer with an amazing voice performs four nights at the elegant restaurant-nightclub, including two New Year's Eve concerts with her band. $36, $69, $99. Thu & Fri 8pm & 10pm. Sat 7:30pm & 9:30pm. Dec 31, 8pm and 11pm. 520 Embarcadero West. https://www.goapele.com/ www.yoshias.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

The Kinsey Sicks @ Boxcar Theatre

The dragapella quartet returns with Oy Vey in a Manger , their multi-holiday comic music romp. $45-$65. 7:30pm. Wed & Sat also 2:30pm. Thru Dec. 30. 644 Broadway. https://www.thespeakeasysf.com/event-oy-vey/

Literary Speakeasy @ Martuni's

Readings by local authors, with Gina Stella dell'Assunta, Lewis DeSimone, Diane Glazman, Tony Press, and David Welper, and host James J. Siegel. 7pm. 4 Valencia St. at Market.

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

Nick Spangler @ Feinstein's at the Nikko

The Bay Area native and Broadway star performs his new cabaret concert, Since I've Been Gone. $22.50-$50 ($20 food/drink min.). 8pm. Hotel Nikko, 222 Mason st. www.feinsteinsatthenikko.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

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

Sundance Saloon @ Space 550

The Country-Western line-dancing two-stepping dance events celebrates 18 years. Free-$5. 5pm-10:30pm. Also Sundays. 550 Barneveld Ave. www.sundancesaloon.org

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

 

Black & Gold New Year's Ball
with Kingdom @ Oasis
photo: Steven Underhill

Fri 29

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. Popular holiday-themed shows now booking. $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

Big Boy @ Lone Star Saloon

DJ BoyShapedBox spins tunes at the big bear monthly party. $5. 9pm-2am. 1354 Harrison St. www.lonestarsf.com

Black & Gold New Year's Ball @ Oasis

Kingdom, the powerhouse drag king hip hop ensemble, performs at and hosts a benefit for the Dyke March, with Alex U. Inn, Madd Dogg 20/20, DJ Taino Glo (Brooklyn), and a midnight king couture show. $10. 10pm-2am. 298 11th St. www.sfoasis.com

Club Papi @ Club 21, Oakland

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

La Bomba Latina @ Club OMG

Drag show with DJ Jaffeth. $5. 9pm-2am. 43 6th St. www.clubomgsf.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

Flex @ Powerhouse

DJ Guy Ruben, strong drinks and buff men. $5. 10pm-2am. 1347 Folsom St. www.powerhousebar.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

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

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

POP NYE @ The Armory

Three-night electronic music festival, culminating in a big New Year's Eve (mostly straight) dance. $50-$265. Dec 29 with Audien, Bingo Players, Dombresky and Showtek; 8pm-2am. Dec 30 with Andrew Bayer, Cosmic Gate, Ferry Corsten and more; 9pm-4am. Dec 31: Get Real, Gorgon City, Solardo, Kill Frenzy and Dateless; 8pm-4am. 333 14th St. www.sfarmory.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 Piano Fight Theatre. 144 Taylor St. www.redhotsburlesque.com www.studsf.com

The Rubinoos @ The New Parish, Oakland

The Flamin' Groovies,
The Rubinoos @ The New Parish, Oakland

The veteran fun power pop bands perform classic hits; The Chuckleberries also perform. $25. 9pm. 1743 San Pablo Ave., at 18th, Oakland. www.thenewparish.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

Stereo Argento @ The Stud

Drag stage show with Jillian Gnarling, Pseuda, Nicki Jizz and others. DJed grooves til 3am. $10. 10pm-3am. 399 9th St. www.studsf.com

Tenth Anniversary @ Club 21

Gia Farre performs at the popular Latin club's anniversary, with gogo guys, drink specials and table reservations available. $10-$20. 10pm-3am. 2111 Franklin St., Oakland. www.club21oakland.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

Underwear Night @ SF Eagle

Strip down to your skivvies at the famed leather bar, with host Dulce de Leche and DJ Marcos Moreno. 398 12th St. at Harrison. www.sf-eagle.com

 

 

Bootie @ DNA Lounge

Sat 30

Bootie @ 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

Cracker, Camper Van Beethoven @ Great American Music Hall

Enjoy funky folk bands. Also Dec 31 with Johnny Hickman. $26-$51 with dinner, 9pm. Dec 31 $50-$75, 8pm. 859 O'Farrell St. http://www.slimspresents.com

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

Mother @ Oasis

Heklina's popular drag show, with special guests and great music themes (No bachelorette parties admitted!) Dec 30 with special guest Ginger Minj. $15. 10pm-3am (11:30pm show). 298 11th St. www.sfoasis.com

Nitty Gritty @ Beaux

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

Nutz @ Powerhouse

Glamamore and Dulce de Leche cohost the hot gogo contest ($200 cash prize), with DJ Guy Ruben. $5. 10pm-2am. 1347 Folsom St. www.powerhousebar.com

The Playground @ Club BNB, Oakland

Revamped night at the popular hip hop and Latin dance club. $5-$15. 9pm to 4am. 2120 Broadway. (510) 759-7340. www.club-bnb.com

Santa's Naughty After-Party @ Powerhouse

ONYX, kink/leather men of color, celebrate the holidays with house and soul grooves spun by DJ Jason Godfrey, a Dirty Santa and naughty elves, prizes and drink specials. 6pm-9pm. 1347 Folsom St. www.powerhousebar.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

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

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

Underwear Party @ Club OMG

Strip down to your skivvies, boxers, jock straps and get $1 well drinks. $8. 10pm-4am. 43 6th St. www.clubomgsf.com

Wank @ SF Eagle

Throboy DJs, gogo hos and twinks, apparently. 9pm-1am. 398 12th St. at Harrison. www.sf-eagle.com

 

Bearracuda @ Folsom Foundry

Sun 31

Bearracuda @ Folsom Foundry

DJs Matt Consola and Paul Goodyear spin grooves for the 12th annual bears and cubs New Year's Eve party. $25-$50. 9pm-4am. 1425 Folsom St. http://bearracuda.com/

Beats Antique @ The Midway

Live and DJed music New Year's Eve party at the warehouse nightclub, with Wax Taylor, Mikey Lion, Sacha Robotti and others. $30-$100. 9pm-4am. 900 Marin St. https://www.themidwaysf.com/

Beer Bust @ Lone Star Saloon

Beer, bears, beats at the weekly fundraiser for various local charities. $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 Gay Beer Bust @ The Cinch

Benefits and plenty of beer at the historic neighborhood bar. 3pm-7pm. 1723 Polk St. www.cinchsf.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

The Klipptones at
Black & White Affair
@ The Starlight Room

Black & White Affair @ The Starlight Room

The Klipptones jazz band and DJ Beatnick play at the swankiest New Year's Eve party, with a panoramic view, hors d'eouvres and desserts, midnight toast and an open bar. $50, $225 and up. 8pm-2am. Sir Francis Drake Hotel, 21st floor, 450 Powell St. http://www.starlightroomsf.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

Cazwell @ Oasis

Celebrate the New Year with the whimsical sexy gay hip hop stud, plus drag acts Heklina, D'Arcy Drollinger, Valentine, Roxy Cotton Candy, Rock M. Sakura, Miss Rahni and more; VIP rooftop party with food, open bar and a Cazwell meet & greet. $35-$85. 7:30pm-2am. 298 11th St. www.sfoasis.com

Cazwell @ Oasis

Club Lonely NYE @ Club OMG

Primo, Vin Sol, and guest-hosts celebrate New Year's Eve. $15-$20. 9pm-2am. 43 6th St. www.clubomgsf.com

Club Papi NYE @ Space 550

Dancing, balloon drop, 15 gogo guys, drag performers (Diamond Leblanc, Ms. Lola, Jessica Wild and Dorys). $20. 10pm-3am. 550 Barneveld Ave. www.clubpapi.com

DAD NYE @ Driftwood

Dads And Disco, the monthly gay party, celebrates New Year's Eve, with DJs Mark O'Brien, Sergio Fedasz, and residents Michael Romano and Kelly Naughton. 9pm-1am. 1225 Folsom St. https://www.driftwoodbarsf.com/

Dirty Musical Sundays @ The Edge

Sing along at the popular musical theatre night, with a bawdy edge; also Mondays and Wednesdays (but not dirty). 7pm-2am. 2 for 1 cocktail, 5pm-closing. 4149 18th St. at Collingwood. www.edgesf.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

Fleetwood Macramé @ The Ivy Room, Albany

The Fleetwood Mac tribute band performs at a New Year's Eve night. $20.18. 9pm-1am. 860 San Pablo Ave, Albany. http://www.ivyroom.com/

Game Heaven @ Brewcade

Take a break from your burdens with a few rounds of video games and some specialty beers. No cover. 2200 Market St. www.brewcadesf.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

Jeff Goldblum @ Feinstein's at the Nikko

The popular actor shows off his impressive piano skills with his jazz band, The Mildred Snitzer Orchestra, in two New Year's Eve concerts. $85-$125 ($20 food/drink min.) 7:30pm & 10:30pm. Hotel Nikko, 222 Mason st. www.feinsteinsatthenikko.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

Kaskade @ Bill
Graham Civic Auditorium

Kaskade @ Bill Graham Civic Auditorium

The globally popular DJ/mixer plays two night (also Dec. 30). $100. 9pm-1am. 99 Grove St. http://www.kaskademusic.com/NYE2017/

New Gears Eve @ SF Eagle

MonitStat and DJ Mike Simonetti lead the kink and leather gear New Year's Eve party. 8pm-2am. 398 12th St. at Harrison. www.sf-eagle.com

New Year's Eve @ Club 21

Violeta performs at the popular Latin club's NYE party, with gogo guys, balloon drop, 2-club entry, drink specials and table reservations available. $10-$20. 10pm-3am. 2111 Franklin St., Oakland. www.club21oakland.com

New Year's Eve
@ The Speak

New Year's Eve @ The Speak

Boxcar Theatre's hit Speakeasy immersive 1920s live music and dance show celebrates the new year with the premiere of their new bar, the Gaslamp Lounge. $195. $375/$475 VIP tix includes cocktails, nibblies and a rooftop view of NYE fireworks. 8:30pm-1am. www.thespeakeasysf.com

New Year's Eve Spectacular @ Gateway Theatre

Tom Ammiano, our favorite Italian-American gay comic and politician, MCs the New Year concert and party, with LGBT talents Justin Lucas, Bambi Lake, Birdie Bob Watt, Scott Gessford, Patricia Pittipan and the cast of Megabytes the Musical. $40. 8pm. 215 Jackson St. http://therhino.org/

New Year Woof @ Powerhouse

Pedal Pups, DJ Jason Godfrey, gogos, champagne, puppy pee shots and NYE revelry. $5-$10. 10pm-2am. 1347 Folsom St. www.powerhousebar.com

NYE Party Night @ White Horse Bar, Oakland

New Year's eve party at the historic East Bay bar, with a champagne toast and balloon drop at midnight. 9pm-2am. 6551 Telegraph Ave, (510) 652-3820. www.whitehorsebar.com

Pete Escovedo Orchestra @ Freight & Salvage, Berkeley

Enjoy Latin live concerts at the music venue's New Year's Eve party, with Peter Michael and Flo the Funky Latin Orchestra also performing. $75-$80. 9pm-1am. 2020 Addison St. https://www.thefreight.org/

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

Sundance Saloon NYE
@ SOMArts Cultural Center

Sundance Saloon NYE @ SOMArts Cultural Center

Enjoy two-stepping, line-dancing, a delicious buffet dinner (7:30pm-9pm) and dancing until 12:30am. $25-$45, Dinner $30. 934 Brannan St. at 9th. http://www.sundancesaloon.org/

Sunday's a Drag @ Starlight Room

The weekly brunch and drag show with a panoramic view. $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

Twisted Bear @ Lone Star Saloon

New Year's eve party for kinky bears, with UK DJs Paul Coals and Ross Jones; beefy gogos, too. $7. 8pm-2am. 1354 Harrison St. www.lonestarsf.com

Gaymer Meetup @ Brewcade

Mon 1

Breakfast of Champions @ Midway

Space Cowboys' 18th annual New Year's Day party, with three stages, multiple cash bars, more than two dozen DJs. $20-$45. 6am-6pm. 900 Marin St. https://www.themidwaysf.com/

Holiday Ice Rink @ Union Square

Enjoy skating at the downtown holiday rink; special performances and events thru January. To skate: $13-$25, daily 9:30am-9pm. 333 Post St. http://unionsquareicerink.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

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

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, plus 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

New Day Block Party @ Great Northern

New Year's Day large electronic music event, with dozens of DJs: Justin Martin, Blondish, Honey Dijon, Dusty Rhino Art Car, Pink Mammoth and more; art installations, Burning Man art cars, aerial performances, food trucks, and more. $15-$35. 4am-7pm. 119 Utah St. https://www.thegreatnorthernsf.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.

Recovery Party @ Lone Star Saloon

DJ Marcos Moreno spins the post-NYE event. No cover. 9am-3pm. 1354 Harrison St. www.lonestarsf.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

 

Irene Tu's
Hysteria Comedy @ Martuni's

Tue 2

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

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, plus raffle prize drawings. 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

Single, or a couple looking for an extra? Cruise it up. $5. 5pm-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

Underwear Night @ Club OMG

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

 

Cocktail Time @ Ginger's Trois
photo: Steven Underhill

Wed 3

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

Freeball Wednesdays @ The Cinch

Free pool and drink specials at the historic neighborhood bar. 8pm-1am. 1723 Polk St. www.cinchsf.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. 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

Hump @ Powerhouse

DJ Jim Collins plays vinyl grooves. 7pm-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

 

Hunks @ Powerhouse
photo: Steven Underhill

Thu 4

Beer Bust @ Lone Star Saloon

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

Sundance Saloon @ Space 550

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

Thirsty Thursdays @ Moby Dick

Happy hour at the Castro bar. 5pm-8pm. 4049 18th St. http://www.mobydicksf.com/

Thursday Night Live @ SF Eagle

Rock bands play at the famed leather bar. $5-$10. 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

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

 

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