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Drag Queen Trivia @ A4cade

Missy Steak and Magnum Sin's new trivia night at A4cade! With shows, drinks, prizes, and a different theme every time! Located through the double...

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Queers with Beers @ Aeronaut Brewing Co

Fun times with LGBTQ+ frandz

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Gay Bash’d @ Bella Luna & Milky Way

Glitter Ki and Static precent Gay Bash'd! Co-Hosted by Atlas and Binx with special guests every month. Beats by Math3ca. 21+ $10 before 11, $15...

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La Boum @ Bella Luna & Milky Way

A queer dance party in JP for everyone!

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LUV @ Bella Luna & Milky Way

Spreading the LUV at Bella Luna with a new Gay {and Allies} dance night with DJ James Derek Dwyer and DJ Math3ca. $5 cover, 21+

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Blend

Formerly known as Peggy O'Neil's. Local Dorchester restaurant, pub, and nightlife hot spot for over 50 years! Home of So Hot Saturdaes & Silver!...

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Blend Saturdays: Mayhem @ Blend

When neither SILVER nor So Hot Saturdaes are happening, there's still a party at Blend with a DJ and dancing! No cover!

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FO-MO Fridays @ Blend

A new Friday night party at Blend! No cover!

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Silver @ Blend

A monthly party at Blend with rotating guest DJs, hosts, and groups. The theme typically revolves around daddies, hence the name. $5 cover, 21+

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So Hot Saturdaes @ Blend

A monthly gay dance party at Peggy O'Neil's in Dorchester with DJ Stevie Psyclone. Different themes every month! No cover!

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Sports Night @ Blend

New Wednesday hangout. Games on the big screen.

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Brash @ Brass Union

Somerville's all-inclusive underground dance party. No cover!

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Hot Mess Sundays @ Candibar

A weekly gay night at Candibar, put on by Chris Harris and Rafael Sanchez. Usually free before 11 unless a Drag Race queen is booked to perform....

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SWITCH @ Candibar

Boston's hot new lesbian night every Thursday at Candibar! Free before 11! Rotating DJs! 2 rooms! VIP Bottle Service available.

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Drag Me To Brunch @ Carrie Nation

Drag yourself out of bed to Carrie Nation for a Sunday Funday Show with Boston's Favorite Queens! The ladies are ready to rock your world with a...

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Cathedral Station

This restaurant and bar located in Boston's South End is a common location for fundraising events and trivia nights.

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Singles Pool Tournament @ Cathedral Station

Single's Pool Tournament - Registration: 7:30pm, Starting at 8:00pm . Based on numbers, going forward, we will make the call at 7:45pm whether the...

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Stump! Trivia @ Cathedral Station

A weekly Stump! Trivia night.

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Video with Ryan Grow @ Cathedral Station

Ryan grow does music videos at Cathedral every Saturday night!

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Club Cafe

Club Cafe is a combination restaurant, bar, and club. It is a popular event space with multiple rooms and typically has something happening on any...

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#YAASSS! @ Club Cafe

#YAASSS! Thursdays at Club Cafe with hosts Penny Tentiary, Yune Neptune, Neon Calypso, and Violencia! With weekly guest performers, dancers, and...

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Atomic Karaoke @ Club Cafe

Wednesday Karaoke with DJ Stevie Psyclone.

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Back2Basics Tea Dance @ Club Cafe

Boston's only weekly tea dance.

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Bears Tea Dance @ Club Cafe

Bear tea dance.

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Drag Bingo @ Club Cafe

Weekly drag bingo hosted by Mizery.

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Sister Bingo @ Club Cafe

Monthly bingo night hosted by the Boston Sisters of Perpetual Indulgence.

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Stump! Trivia @ Club Cafe

Weekly Stump! trivia night.

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UNITE @ Club Cafe

Saturday night dance party.

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XO Fridays @ Club Cafe

Friday night dance party at Club Cafe with DJ Stevie Psyclone.

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Latin Night @ Cure Lounge

A LGBT Latin night at Cure Lounge. Expect a surprisingly big crowd for a Wednesday night, dancers on tables, and a quick drag show around 1/1:30 AM.

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dbar

A restaurant and bar located in Dorchester, MA. At night, the dining room is cleared for dancing.

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Karaoke @ dbar

Karaoke at dbar every Friday.

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Magnum Saturdays @ dbar

Saturday night dance party at dbar. A few times throughout the year, this is a black light, stoplight, or generationally themed party.

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Showtunes Tuesdays @ dbar

A weekly showtune sing-along night at dbar. No cover.

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Eddie C's

A bar in Eastie that is a go-to spot for gays and lesbians in the area. Not an official gay bar. Cash-only.

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Don't Ask Don't Tell @ Great Scott

DONT ASK DONT TELL IS A PARTY WHICH EXISTS TO SHATTER BOUNDARIES AND BRING PEOPLE OF EVERY KIND TOGETHER. CREATED BY COLBY DRASHER IN JANUARY OF 2011...

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Jacques' Cabaret

An offbeat bar & cabaret hosting over-the-top drag performances & a weekly karaoke night. A very popular spot for bachelorette parties on the...

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#NoFilter @ Jacques' Cabaret

Monthly themed drag shows. The name says it all; these performances are over-the-top, explicit, and feature some of Boston's best drag talent.

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#NoFilter Friday @ Jacques' Cabaret

The monthly Friday night iteration of #NoFilter, but like in the basement at Jacques because the upstairs is packed with bachelorettes.

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Boston Drag Gauntlet @ Jacques' Cabaret

A bi-weekly drag competition in the style of "RuPaul's Drag Race". Hosted by Amanda Playwith and Kandi Dishe. $5 cover. Only at Jacques Cabaret!...

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Comedy Open Mic @ Jacques' Cabaret

Join host Penny Oswin to laugh your heart out, or get up on stage for a set up to five minutes! Free for comics, $5 for patrons. Sign-up at 6:30PM.

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Divas (3rd) @ Jacques' Cabaret

Divas at Jacques, hosted by Crystal Crawford on the 3rd Monday of every month! Showtime at 10:30

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Divas (4th) @ Jacques' Cabaret

Divas at Jacques, hosted by Crystal Crawford on the 4th Monday of every month! Showtime at 10:30

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Fascination (1st Friday) @ Jacques' Cabaret

Monthly fetish night in Jacques's basement with beats by DJ Colby Drasher. This event was moved from 2nd Mondays to 1st Fridays.

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Fascination (4th Friday) @ Jacques' Cabaret

Monthly fetish night in Jacques's basement with beats by DJ Colby Drasher.

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Karaoke Buffet @ Jacques' Cabaret

Join Valencia every Tuesday for Karaoke Buffet. The show opens at 10pm with Rhonda and Foxy!

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Miss-Leading Ladies (Friday) @ Jacques' Cabaret

Join Host Kris Knievil and The Miss-Leading Ladies! Please arrive by 9:45 for the 10:15 show on Friday for seating. DON'T BE LATE: Your table will...

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Miss-Leading Ladies (Saturday) @ Jacques' Cabaret

Join host Kris Knievil! featuring the Miss-Leading Ladies! Shows upstairs and downstairs! Please arrive by 6:45 for the 7:00 show and 9:45 for the...

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Serving Face @ Jacques' Cabaret

Serving Face is a new monthly queer party for your nerves! And it's conveniently located downstairs at Jacques Underground! Come out and dance to...

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Sexy Mondays @ Jacques' Cabaret

Starring Lakia Mondale, Teasha L Purdy, and Lucille Queen. Art by Mayo More.

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Sip @ Jacques' Cabaret

A twice-a-month tea dance at Jacques' underground with an intimate, sexy disco and house vibe, featuring DJ Brian Halligan. $5 cover.

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WTF Wednesdays (2nd) @ Jacques' Cabaret

Jacques Cabaret's only open stage drag show; bring a cd and be there by 10 if you want to perform! Every 2nd and 4th Wednesday of the month!

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WTF Wednesdays (4th) @ Jacques' Cabaret

Jacques Cabaret's only open stage drag show; bring a cd and be there by 10 if you want to perform! Every 2nd and 4th Wednesday of the month!

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Pride Thursday @ La Fabrica Central

Your new favorite Gay Latin night in Cabridge at La Fabrica Central! Special guests, dancers, and DJs every month.
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Machine

Machine is a multi-story club located by Fenway Park. The upstairs bar, formerly known as The Ramrod features 2 bars (one at entrance level and...

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18+ Fridays @ Machine

One of Boston's only 18+ nights. Live music early downstairs. DJs are spinning in both the pool room and the stage room. Drag shows happen in the...

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4th Saturdays @ Machine

A monthly 18+ party at Machine on the 4th Saturdays of the Month. Live music from 10-11.

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All Star Mondays @ Machine

Weekly drag night at Machine in Boston. Free admission before 11pm. Early show at 11:30pm hosted by Raquel Supreze. Late show at 12:30am hosted by...

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Daddy Issues Boston @ Machine

International party Daddy Issues crash lands in Boston on March 30th! $10/$15

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Extra @ Machine

EXTRA: Hosted by Dusty Moorehead in the Main Room at Machine! Featuring local talent plus one headlining guest! Music by DJ Mike Giller. 18+ night.

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Hip Hop Saturdays @ Machine

Every Saturday, upstairs at machine. Featuring DJ Begbick and DJ Frenchy; top 40, hip-hop, dancehall, soca, latin. Hosted by Neon Calypso. 21+.

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Karaoke Thursdays @ Machine

Miranda Wrights is your Karaoke Host. Rob Botelho serves fresh & delicious cocktails.

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Latin Friday @ Machine

Every Friday, upstairs at Machine. Presented by Willy Pacas and DJ Mike Giller. 21+.

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Pajama Party @ Machine

Come to Machine in your PJ's. Karen on the bar, music by DJ Dennis, no cover!

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Strapped @ Machine

Your favorite girls night, STRAPPED is back - every second Saturday at Machine! 18+

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SWEAT @ Machine

Michael James presents SWEAT at Machine's Ramrod Room! Music by DJs James Cerne, Adam Fearing, and Brendan Denommee! Leather and fetishwear...

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Trivia Tuesday @ Machine

Trivia at Machine every Tuesday with DJ Pauly. Video bingo. Doors at 10!

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MOBD @ Middle East

Muscle Otter Bear Daddy Boston: Now DOWNSTAIRS at the Middle East in Cambridge! The party is about these type of men and admirers in all races....

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Houseboi @ Middlesex Lounge

A genderqueer dance party for humans and their friends! First Wednesday of Every Month at Middlesex Lounge! 21+ $5 before 10pm, $10 after.

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Queeraoke @ Midway Cafe

This award-winning queer and lesbian night began in 2005 as one of the only weekly lesbian-focused parties in Boston and is now a super queer dance...

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The Donkey Show @ Oberon

Tony Award-winner Diane Paulus's celebrated smash hit The Donkey Show, brings you the ultimate disco experience - a crazy circus of mirror balls and...

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The Alley

The Alley is a bar down Pi Alley near State and Downtown Crossing. Recently renovated, this bar has 2 floors and regularly screens sporting events...

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Bear Trivia Night @ The Alley

Dave Sawyer hosts Trivia at The Alley every Thursday Night. Cash prizes.

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Cards Against Humanity @ The Alley

The Alley’s monthly Cards Against Humanity tournament encourages you to let loose your inner terrible human being for a night of drinks, sass, and...

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Casual Fridays @ The Alley

A general night at The Alley with DJ Begbick and a drag queen or two.

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Fuzz @ The Alley

DJ Brent Covington and DJ Taffy spin Indie Rock/Pop/Dance, Post-Punk, '80s, Britpop, Underground, New Wave, Electro, & Euro Hits.

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Grunt @ The Alley

Grunt is Boston's newest gay dance night at Alley Bar. Expect dark beats, vocal classics, leather and gear. Never a cover, always a good time. woof!

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Karaoke @ The Alley

Weekly karaoke at The Alley.

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Underbear @ The Alley

A monthly underwear party at The Alley, DJed by DJ Taffy.

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The Eagle Boston

Not much happens at Boston's Eagle, but it's still a bar, and it's still there.

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Trophy Room

Trophy Room was originally known as Fritz. Located under The Alise Hotel (formerly known as the Chandler Inn), this bar is a gay "sports bar" with a...

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Babes Brunch @ Trophy Room

Queer Ladies, come out and play with us on the 3rd Sunday of the month from 1-4PM for Babes Brunch! Featuring music by the infamous DJ L’Duke FKA...

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Bear Brunch @ Trophy Room

A monthly bear brunch put on by Mass Bears & Cubs. Reservations available via OpenTable.

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Glam Bingo Brunch @ Trophy Room

Come kiki with the talented DJ Ian Diver (AKA Mrs. Coleslaw) & Divine Queens Severity Stone & Miranda Wrights on the last Sunday of the month from...

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