Ibiza has some of the most extravagant and wildest gay-friendly nights almost anywhere on the planet, and it certainly feels like that when you're at one of these club night extravaganzas, some of which have earned legendary status. Amazing dance shows and wild imagery combine to serve an up-for-it, mixed crowd of the young, brave and beautiful. Add in amazing VIP know-how, champagne and some incredible tunes and you have the perfect boys' or girls' night out.
Stop by for a beer and stick around for the crowd that streams in as the night descends. Tiny, tasteful and terribly nice, this small bar caters to an upscale Mitte crowd mainly pouring in for a post-work cocktail or two. Tucked away in a busy post-industrial complex in Friedrichshain, Zum Schmutzigen Hobby is both bar and club in one.
Finally, see and be seen on the refurbished, year-round upstairs patio that boasts a DJ and plenty of dancing. Check out showtunes on Mondays and Family Feud-style trivia on Wednesdays. Sundays are especially wild thanks to ridiculously well-priced vodka specials and beer pong games upstairs.
As such, the crowd tends to be toward the younger side, drawing from L. Drink and dance in the front room, or head to the back for comedy, queer history nights, open mics, benefit parties and more. To its credit though, the Abbey banned bachelorette parties in earlywhich helped to shore up its gay street cred among some of the faithful who felt it had overextended itself in its efforts to be hetero-friendly.
T he shooter targeted a nightclub where people came together to be with friends, to dance and to sing, and to live. The place where they were attacked was more than a nightclub—it is a place of solidarity and empowerment where people have come together to raise awareness, to speak their minds, and to advocate for their civil rights. There are fewer gay bars in Madison today than there were 25 years ago, when I lived there.
Start with a quiet pub lunch and end with a drag queen basement disco. Whether you're looking for a relaxed pub lunch, a bar to impress special someone, or an all-out drag queen disco, there's something to suit everybody. But sometimes, with all that choice, it can be difficult to know where to start when looking for that perfect venue that's going to tick all the boxes.
Wake up early and take a stroll down La Rambla. The busiest walkway in the world will seem like the most peaceful place on Earth. In particular, the 'Gayeixample' left Eixample neighborhood, nicknamed 'Gayeixample' is full of cool and trendy places to grab a beer, a cocktail or to dance the night away to cheesy top 40 music.
Though some parties during the week open at 9 p. To make your life easier we publish our selection of the best events of the night. Our location map right here on this page will help you find your way around. Just click on the number and it will pop up and you can zoom in or even find driving instructions.
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In fact, more and more LGBTQ collectives and event series have emerged over the years to provide more inclusive spaces for those with intersecting identities, including trans and non-binary people, women, and people of color. With this evolving scene in mind, this list includes some of the best LGBTQ bars in Chicago, along with recurring parties and events from some of our favorite queer collectives who party with intention. Dance, belt out a few show tunes, or sit back and simply bask in the scene. Lakeview Dinner with a side of drag The nearly year-old supper club is a prime destination for bachelorette partygoers and we understand why.