Thursday, May 31
OutMiami presents “Mix and Mingle” with LGBTQ professionals and friends while supporting your local community. The miser takes place from 6 to 9pm at Aloft Miami Doral (3265 NW 107th Avenue). Tickets are free for members (at Outmiami.org/mixer) and $10 for non members in advance and $20 at the door.
Friday, June 1
Twist presents their monthly Flamboyance Party starring Superstar DJ Power Infiniti.
Saturday, June 2
Magic City Casino presents their annual Ultimate Miami Drag Queen honoring Athena Dion (Ultimate Miami Drag Queen 2017) and starring RuPaul Drag Race Alumni Adore Delano, Chad Michaels and Nina Bonina Brown, as well as many of the formers. Tickets are just $25 and can be purchased at TheUltimateMiami.com.
Stonewall Library & Archives (1300 East Sunrise Blvd. Fort Lauderdale) presents their
Stonewall Library Week Long Book Sale starting today and going through Saturday, June 9. Get great deals on hundreds of overflow LGBT books ALL on sale for a bargain. Book sale hours: Saturdays from 11 am – 4 pm; and Monday – Friday from 11 am – 6 pm.
Beginning tonight, Matt’s Yoga classes will improve your mind, your body and your life. Bend and stretch through a series of yoga poses while embracing elements of deep breathing and inner strength. Classes are 60 minutes and for all yoga levels. Feel free to arrive 5-10 minutes before classes to meditate and stretch. The classes will take place at Hagen Park Community Center on Saturdays 10-11am and Wednesdays 6:30 to 7:30pm. The cost is $10 per class; or $40 for 5 classes. Bring your own Yoga mat and wear comfortable shoes.
The Ramrod presents Pig Dance #118 (first Saturday of the month), with DJ Herbie James playing deep and dirty house from 10p.m. to 3a.m.
The Club Fort Lauderdale features their bi-monthly (1st and 3rd Saturday of the month) Res-Erection Naked Blackout event at 10p.m. This is always a sold-out event, so get there early!
Enjoy the authentic sights, sounds and flavors of the Caribbean during the 2018 “Taste the Islands Experience” at the Fort Lauderdale Historical Society. Food and spirits enthusiasts with a taste for island indulgences will enjoy an all-inclusive evening featuring celebrity cooking demos, an artisan shopping village, live music and more at the second annual celebration to take place on the Riverfront on the lawn of the New River Inn (231 SW Second Avenue, Fort Lauderdale) from 4-10pm. All-inclusive tickets are $95 advance and $125 at the gate and are available at ttiexperience.com. Price includes gourmet and authentic Caribbean food and premium drinks.
Sunday, June 3
Flip Flops Dockside Eatery presents their monthly T Dance (first Sunday of the month) from 4 to 7p.m., hosted by Amanda Austin with DJ Robert Lavalle spinning and this month’s special guests: Ruby Boxomm, Rianna Petrone, and Adelaide.
The Pub presents Brut Nears Bearnecessi-T Dance from 4-9pm starring DJ Guy Degiacinto and go-go bear dancers.
Monday, June 4
The Pub presents the new “Stilettos” at 8pm hosted by Rae Jean Cox and featuring Candy Cox, Mitzi Ross, Melissa St John, Velvet LeNore, and Verandah Lanai.
Tuesday, June 5
ArtsUnited presents United & Proud, their annual pride month art exhibit. The event, which presents the diversity of artists and art in South Florida, will kick off with a reception tonight from 5:30 to 7:30 p.m. at Broward County Main Library, 6th floor, 100 South Andrews Ave., Fort Lauderdale. For more information, visit: artsunitedflorida.com.
Georgie’s Alibi/Monkey Bar presents “Lights, Camera, Charisma,” an open Mic night hosted by Charisma Adore starting tonight and every first Tuesday of the month thereafter. Showtime is 9:30 and will feature special guests every week.
Mangos and Starlet Skye invites you to her birthday bash featuring VJ Barry and performances by Erika Norell and Electra. No reservations required and admission is free.
Wednesday, June 6
Georgie’s Alibi/Monkey Bar present the first annual Miss Alibi Pageant, an official preliminary to Miss Florida F.I. 2018. The pageant starts at 9pm and is hosted by Nikki Adams and Michael Cavo with performances from the Miss Florida court: Kalah Mendoza, Antonio Edwards and Noel Leon, as well as Jose Vega (Mr. Florida Emeritus). Categories include Evening Gown, Swimsuit, Talent and Q&A. Registration is at 6pm and there is no entry fee!
Georgie’s Alibi/Monkey Bar once again presents their summer deal “LoCo 4 Locals…Customer Appreciation Months” During the months of June, July and August, locals get 20% off total purchases from 11am to 3pm (with Florida ID).
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