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3 Dollar Bill

A new bar in Brooklyn, sister bar to the legendary Phoenix Bar. Brooklyn's premiere queer bar and perfromance venue. Sutherland events happen here.

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Wednesday Trivia @ 3 Dollar Bill

Trivia at 3 Dollar Bill: every week at 8PM. Free to play, $3 Miller High Life all night.

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Strut! @ ACME

Located downstairs at ACME, this is a weekly party put on by Deryck Todd.

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Holy Mountain @ Avant Gardner

New York City, we invite you to take a journey with us to a place where darkness is light, music is god, and dancing will set you free. Welcome to...

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Barracuda

Barracuda is a loungey gay bar in Chelsea. The back area has a stage and space for drag shows and dancing.

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KnockOut Tuesdays @ Barracuda

DJ David Serrano spits 10-2 and hosts Judy Darling and Miz Cracker put on a show at 11. No cover!

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Sploosh @ Bedlam Bar

A weekly Saturday night party put on by Deryck Todd at Bedlam.

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BIZARRE

ASSORTED MADNESS AND THE UNEXPECTED

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Boiler Room

Long-running, no-frills gay bar with a jukebox & a pool table.

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Boxers (Chelsea)

Boxers NYC, America's Gay Sports Bar Chelsea, Hell's Kitchen, and Upper East Side are gay owned and operated in the heart of NYC. They have several...

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Boxers (Hell's Kitchen)

Boxers NYC, America's Gay Sports Bar Chelsea, Hell's Kitchen, and Upper East Side are gay owned and operated in the heart of NYC. They have several...

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Boxers (Washington Heights)

Boxers NYC has just opened a location in Washington Heights.

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Club Cumming

Formerly Easternbloc, this bar owned by Alan Cumming hosts nightly shows in a cabaret setting.

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A+: The Pan-Asian Drag Revue @ Club Cumming

A+ is a monthly revue presented by Emi Grate (Mrs BK 2018). It features queer performers from across the Asian diaspora for a stunning display of...

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Cubbyhole

Lesbian and Gay, Straight Friendly, Neighborhood Fusion Bar. Anything Goes. Everyone Welcome. Happy hour Monday-Saturday until 7pm and drink specials...

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Dive Bar Lounge

Commonly known as DBL, this Hell's Kitchen bar is a go-to for cheap drinks.

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Dreamland @ Dream Downtown

Frankie Sharp presents a major rooftop moment: Dreamland Sundays at the Dream Hotel in Downtown Manhattan. Drag shows and guest DJs every...

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Duplex

Established in 1950, The Duplex continues today as an international destination for arts and entertainment, providing nightly performances as varied...

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Evolve

Located on Manhattan's fashionable Upper East Side, Evolve Bar & Lounge is a sophisticated yet friendly destination for everyone - gay, lesbian,...

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Excelsior

A laid-back gay bar with contemporary accents offering a variety of liquors & bottled beers.

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Fairytale Lounge

A small gay bar with gogos and interesting decor. Usually has no cover, so you should at least tip the dancers.

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Flaming Saddles

That wild west themed bar with the bartenders that dance on the bar. Cash-only. Frito pies and daily 2-for-1 happy hours.

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Battle Hymn @ Flash Factory

Circuit "look" party thrown by LadyFag (who also hosted Holy Mountain at the now-closed Slake). Every Friday now through March 2018

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Str8 to DVD @ Gold Sounds Bar

Qhrist with a Q, Sherry Poppins and DJ Ten Yards present a monthly lineup of seasoned and brand new performers! $5-10 cover

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Gym Sportsbar

A gay sports bar with plenty of TVs, a pool table, and a downstairs locker room.

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HappyFun Hideaway

Mixed-crowd - but pretty gay, and very trans friendly. A hip dive bar with arcade games and trashy good bar food. Cheap ass drinks. DJ's. Drag shows.

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Hardware

A Hell's Kitchen bar with a big garage door. Accepts card, but with a tab minimum, which can get dangerous during happy hour (highly recommended)....

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Harlem Nights

A cozy neighborhood bar featuring live music in a relaxed lounge atmosphere. Hand crafted cocktails and small bites get updaded every few months.

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Henrietta Hudson

The country's longest operating bar for queer women. Great for drinks, pool, and dancing.

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Industry

A sister business of Elmo restaurant and Barracuda. Nightly entertainment. Cash-only bar. Has 2-for-1 happy hours.

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Julius'

One of (if not the) city's oldest gay bar(s). Serves burgers and other grilled bar food.

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Macri Park

Sister bar to Metropolitan, this Williamsburg gay bar is a popular drag show location.

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Metropolitan

Your typical Brooklyn dive bar. They've got a pool table, a back patio, and a daily happy hour from 3pm-8pm.

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DRAGnet @ Metropolitan

A drag competition hosted by Merrie Cherry.

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Everything @ Metropolitan

First Fridays at Metropolitan

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Hot Fruit @ Metropolitan

Every Monday night; no cover. Live music, drag, and burlesque.

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Metrosensual @ Metropolitan

EVERY SATURDAY NIGHT METROPOLITAN TURNS INTO THE DEBAUCHEROUS DANCEFLOOR FOR DEGENERATES... Frankie Sharp's "METRO*SENSUAL" $5 QUEER BUXXX GETS YOU...

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Straight Acting @ Metropolitan

Hosted by Rify Royalty.

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Mr. Biggs

A casual gay bar with pub fare, beer, and cocktails.

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Narcbar

A cocktail bar in the east village located in The Standard hotel.

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Nowhere

Nowhere is a great queer dive with kick ass happy hours, great staff, and diverse customer base.

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Disco Den @ Nowhere

Music by DJ John Michael. Duplicate for 4th Sunday.

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Ruffhouse @ Nowhere

A party at Nowhere Bar hosted by Bryan Beretta.

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Somewhere @ Nowhere

Some music related night at Nowhere Bar. No Cover.

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Phoenix

Advertised as the premiere gay [& lesbian] bar of the East Village. The name came from the fact that this bar came from a bar that had previously...

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Balls Deep Karaoke @ Phoenix

The latest addition to our lineup, Tammy Spenks presents Balls Deep Karaoke from 10pm to 2am. We have a catalog of almost every song you can think of...

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Drunk Trivia @ Phoenix

Join Quizmaster Adam for 2 hours of trivia including topics like pop culture, film, history, science and music. Its free to play and the 1st place...

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Musical Bingo @ Phoenix

Free to play, great prizes, and music from the 60's, 70's, 80's, 90's, 2000's, and today!

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Phoenix Friday @ Phoenix

When Friday night comes around, Phoenix is transformed into one of the best parties in New York City. Fridays at phoenix was created by nightlife...

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Pieces

One of Greenwich Village's oldest gay bars. Popular for karaoke, drag, and occasional gogo dancers.

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Balls to the Wall Bingo @ Pieces

Weekly bingo hosted by Marti Cummings. Win cash and prizes.

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Drag Wars @ Pieces

A weekly drag competition hosted by NYC legend Shequida. $100 prize, no cover. Sign up by 9:30.

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Frisky Fridays @ Pieces

Hosted by Ruby Roo and special guests. Music by DJ Ohricky. No cover.

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Karaoke @ Pieces

Karaoke at Pieces, hosted by Victory Chase and Rose. No cover.

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Queen 4 Queen @ Pieces

Hosted by Haus of Aja's Kandy Muse and Momo Shade. Music by DJ Nicky Boombox.

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Spunk Sundays @ Pieces

Presented by Luis Gomez & hosted by Holly Dae with music by DJ Xavier. Lap dancers, pole dancers, and a towel show.

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Brita and Jasmine's Funhouse @ Playhouse Bar

Two of NYC's biggest personalities, Jasmine Rice Labeija and Brita Filter, come together to bring you high energy, fierce looks, and sickening...

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Fuego! @ Playhouse Bar

The legendary Pixie Aventura presents Fuego Thursdays, an all-new weekly homage to the old Havana Tropicana! Experience latin glamour, exotic beats,...

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Gay 4 PLAY Wednesdays @ Playhouse Bar

Premier NYC party producers Mathieu Blue and Shaun Leavy present an all-new Social that's bringing sexy back to Wednesdays in the West...

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House Down Boots @ Playhouse Bar

The dance diva of NYC returns to the West Village where it all began! Each weekly edition of House Down Boots will feature former Boots and Saddle...

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LookQueen @ Playhouse Bar

The groundbreaking Village event is back, gals.

Hosted by: Sherry Pie and guests
DJ: Mitch Ferrino

How LookQueen Works:
Cash...

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PLAY Fridays @ Playhouse Bar

Dance your way into the weekend at PLAY, Playhouse's weekly Friday night dance party!

DJ 2FACE spins all night 'til 4AM.

No cover

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The Assassins @ Playhouse Bar

Why send a hitman to do what two hitwomen can do better? When you need a lip sync murdered, you call the Assassins. When you need a look slayed, you...

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Posh

Posh is both a Hell's Kitchen gay bar and an art gallery with rotating featured artists. Open from 3pm-4am with happy hour 3pm-9pm, daily.

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Boys & Booze Mondays @ Posh

$6 Absoluts, $10 Draft Beer & Shot & $3 Posh Shot. DJ Kamal 9pm-4am. Happy Hour 1pm-9pm | FREE PIZZA AT 11pm! No cover

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Dirty Thursdays @ Posh

Music By DJ Nandi 9pm-4am. $5 Coronas & $6 Angry or Blue Balls. No Cover.

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Drag n' Beats @ Posh

Hosted by Kristy Blaze & Honey Davenport. Music By John Marto 9pm-4am. Drinks by your sexy bartenders Rincon & Kedwin. 2 for 1 Wines & $5 Drafts....

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Flavor Fridays @ Posh

ROTATING DJS. Never a cover, always a cocktail.

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Go-Go Tuesdays @ Posh

Music By DJ Alex Mendez 9pm-4am with gogo dancers. $3 Mai Tai shots | $6 Margaritas & $6 Absolut Ruby Red Drinks. No Cover.

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Retro Sundays @ Posh

Retro Sundays with DJ Panos Mitos @ 9pm till 4am. Retro pop hits from the '70s, '80s & '90s. $4 Miller Lites |$5 Absolut Ruby Red Drinks.

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Sinful Saturdays @ Posh

Music By DJ Kamil 9pm-4am. Your favorite POSHteners in naughty devilish sinful attire. Never a cover, always a cocktail.

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Rebar Chelsea

A relatively new Chelsea gay bar that hosts drag shows, gear nights, dance parties, drawing nights, and more.

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Bad Bitch Review @ Rebar Chelsea

Madelynn Hatter's Bad Bitch Review, featuring DJ Scotty Rox, Drag queen performances and late night drink discounts into the night.

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BOYS @ Rebar Chelsea

Frankie Sharp's BOYS. A NO FRILLS FUCKED UP FRIDAY NIGHT VIBE FOR THE GAYS. Resident DJs DJ Frankie Sharp and DJ DICAP. With weekly guest hosts and...

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Drink & Draw @ Rebar Chelsea

Richard Burrowes presents DRINK & DRAW Enjoy great cocktails as you get in touch with your artistic side sketching a hot nearly-nude model every...

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FUQBOI @ Rebar Chelsea

Host Frank Carrasquillo presents FUQBOI Saturdays with DJ Matty Glitterati. Drink specials all night long. 10pm. Free Admission.

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Marquee Mondays @ Rebar Chelsea

A weekly live show with hosts Sherry Pie and Daniel Marandola, bringing you musical guest, games and over all mayhem each and ever MONDAY! 9-10pm...

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RAM @ Rebar Chelsea

Daddy Ersin Presents RAM Gear Party @Rebar Ready for a party w/ testosterone, men in gear, stud dancers, daddies, bearded boys, exclusive RAM room...

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Showtunes Sunday @ Rebar Chelsea

Together Again, Michael Formika Jones and Bubbles D'Boob bring your Pines Favorite to Chelsea with the launch of Show Tunes Sunday. Shows and Happy...

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Ritz Bar & Lounge

Premier Gay Bar/Lounge in Hell's Kitchen on Restaurant Row.

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Do The Right Thing @ Ritz Bar & Lounge

Every Thursday we "Do The Right Thing" @ Ritz Bar And Lounge, New York. Enjoy $8 Long Island Iced Teas and twerk the night away.

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Gay College Tuesdays @ Ritz Bar & Lounge

NYC's Largest Young Gay College Night with DJs Mikey Mo and Steve Sidewalk! Hot Body Contest hosted by whichever drag queens are booked.

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Get it Together @ Ritz Bar & Lounge

Get It Together with Tina Burner and John Marto every Monday. Showtime's @ midnight. $6 Vodkas $6 Wine $4 Beer all night.

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Kiki Saturdays @ Ritz Bar & Lounge

DJs, Drag, and Dancing.

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TURNt @ Ritz Bar & Lounge

Hosted by Maddelynn Hatter, shows at 12:30 and 2:30.

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Rockbar

A smaller Eagle; inclusive raunchy space. Most kinks and gear welcome.

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Beers and Bears @ Rockbar

Beers and Bears @ ROCK BAR NYC! Every Friday from 6 to 10:30 pm with 2-4-1 drinks from 6-8pm, Gogo bears and guest DJ’s.

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Beers and Bears XXX @ Rockbar

Beers and Bears XXX is monthly; every 3rd Saturday 9:30 pm featuring guest DJ’s, Gogo bears and a XXX area that will set you free. Not to be mistaken...

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DarkTea @ Rockbar

Q Darkqwolf and DJ Steve Cunningham are serving you classic tea realness! Vocal house, disco, 90's... Lights, visuals - everything. Masc to mascara...

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Stonewall Inn

The national historic site of the 1969 riots is still a popular bar and tourist destination.

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Suite

A gay pub with a local feel

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The Cock

A well-known gay bar with a sleazy connotation. Keep your hands on your phoneo and wallet, especially downstairs. Cash-only bar. Not for the faint of...

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Carnal Wednesdays @ The Cock

Gogos, clothes check, $5 cover

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Dirty Gay Fetish @ The Cock

Brian Miceli presents The Cock's dirtiest night: Dirty Gay Fetish.
Guest dancers and porn actors.
Free shot after 11PM when you buy a drink and...

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King Size Fridays @ The Cock

A weekly cruise party at The Cock with local DJs like William Francis and dancers.

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Wack @ The Cock

EVERY SATURDAY for BEATZ & DEBAUCHERY @ The Cock!

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The Eagle NYC

Dark-lit, multilevel gay leather-&-Levis bar with a roof deck.

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Beer Blast @ The Eagle NYC

A weekly beer blast on the roof at the NYC Eagle. Only happens during the summer.

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Frisky Saturday @ The Eagle NYC

A Saturday night at the NYC Eagle.

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GEAR @ The Eagle NYC

A weekly gear and fetish night.

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Jockstrap Happy Hour @ The Eagle NYC

A monthly jockstrap happy hour for charity hosted by @Darkqwolf and C-IN2.

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Jockstrap Night @ The Eagle NYC

Wear a jockstrap, drink, and rub up against each other.

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KiNK @ The Eagle NYC

A monthly kink party with a rotating theme. All gear wanted and encouraged. No cover.

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Naughty Friday @ The Eagle NYC

A general Friday night for cruising at The Eagle NYC.

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Pup Night @ The Eagle NYC

A monthly pup night at the NYC Eagle.

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Underwear Party @ The Eagle NYC

A weekly underwear party at the NYC Eagle. Probably on the floor the GEAR/KINK event isn't on (downstairs, we're assuming).

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The Monster Bar

Since 1981, this Manhattan LGBT venue has been a pioneer on the scene with loads of adventures through its rich 33 year history. With roots in Fire...

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KWIR @ The Monster Bar

YAMIL X & MITCH PRESENT KWIR: The west village dance party.

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SPUNK @ The Monster Bar

Luis Gomez Presents SPUNK: Hosted by Sir Honey Davenport & DJ Jonny Mack. Don't miss the Tiny Towel Show at minight. No cover at the upstairs piano...

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The Rosemont

Laid-back cocktail bar with live jazz, small plates, craft beers & a garden patio.

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OOPS @ The Rosemont

The OOPS! Girls are the IT Girls! Juku, West Dakota, and Magenta with special guests! We've Got $5 Well Drinks all Night! Win a $20 bar tab at 1AM w/...

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Pussy Houndz @ The Rosemont

PISSY PUSSY AND TYGA TONIC PRESENT #PUSSYHOUNDZ. BRING YOUR CLUB KID COUTURE LOOKS TO BROOKLYN AND DANCE THE NIGHT AWAY AND WITNESS BIZARRE VISUAL...

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The Toolbox

The Toolbox is a neighborhood gay bar with nightly specials and friendly staff in an open and inviting environment located on the Upper East Side...

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Charity Bingo Night @ The Toolbox

Win prizes. Free shots every time 0-69 is called. 10% of net proceeds goes to a Section 501(c)(3) organization. The Toolbox matches these proceeds...

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Hump Day Karaoke @ The Toolbox

Hosted by Jacqueline Dupree with Nico

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Jacked Up Thursdays @ The Toolbox

Jack Daniels drink specials, Will & Grace viewing party.

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Showtunes Tuesday @ The Toolbox

Tuesday is Broadway night at The Toolbox! Come sing along to your favorite showtunes with Carla Bordonada!

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Weekend Party (Fri) @ The Toolbox

DJ Dylan spins, plus music by request

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Weekend Party (Sat) @ The Toolbox

DJ Dylan spins, plus music by request

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The Vault

Dual-level queer dive bar with drag, karaoke, dance nights, live music, TV screenings and more! The lower level is down a long flight of stairs, and...

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Unforgivable; Emotional Carnivore @ The Vault

Pinwheel Pinwheel, God Complex, Menthol Menthol, Esther, DJ Ten Yards and special guests bring an ever-changing dada theatrical drag experience. A...

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Townhouse

A gay piano bar and cocktail lounge in Manhattan. Mandatory coat check and strict dress code. Many refer to it as a 'chicken hawk' bar.

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Ty's

One of NYC's first gay bars to open after the Stonewall Riot. Cateres to the older male crowd, but is known for being accepting of and friendly...

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Evening Wood @ Ty's

Join us every Thursday for Evening Wood. DJ Damian is spinning, go-go boys are dancing, and there are specials on beer and drinks.

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Video Sundays @ Ty's

The bar plays music videos all night. There's a different artist, theme, or genre every week.

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Uncle Charlie's

A gay bar and piano lounge located conveniently near Grand Central Station.

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Str8 to DVD: Pharm to Table @ Vale of Cashmere - Prospect Park

Str8 to DVD brings you homegrown artisanal outdoor shows in the splendor of Prospect Park! Bring a blanket, sweater, drinks, snacks, masks, singles,...

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Vodka Soda & Bottoms Up

A 2 story bar in Hell's Kitchen. Daily drink specials and happy hour.

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