Thursday, July 5
Comedian Carlos Mencia will be doing his stand-up act at the Palm Beach Improv from tonight through Sunday. Mencia began his career doing stand-up on amateur night at the world-renowned comedy club, Laugh Factory. After he found success on the L.A comedy circuit, Mencia was named “International Comedy Grand Champion” from Buscando Estrellas (the Latino version of Star Search). This led to appearances on “In Living Color,” “The Arsenio Hall Show,” “Moesha” and “An Evening at the Improv,” and the rest is history! General admission is $30, with VIP admission $50. For more information go to: PalmBeachImprov.com.
Friday, July 6
Whitney – The Documentary premieres today in South Florida and is an in-depth look at the life and music of Whitney Houston which reveals many never before heard secrets of Whitney and her family’s life. Directed by Kevin Macdonald, and stars Whitney Houston, Bobbi Kristina Brown, Bobby Brown, Cissy Houston, and many other Houston family members and friends. The movie is 120 mins in length and is rated R.
Rumors is celebrating the birthday of their Friday night hostess, Daisy Deadpetals. The night will be an all-out bash and star many special guests and music by DJ Josh Atom.
Saturday, July 7
Georgie’s Alibi/Monkey Bar in association with Mel Chestnut presents a special event: Zarpa XXL: Madrid starting at 9pm starring DJ Thiago Oliveira. No cover.
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!
The Ramrod presents Pig Dance #119 (first Saturday of every month) with this month’s special DJ Guy DeGiacinto.
Noche Latina Saturdays inside the Ivy Dance Room and Patio at the Manor Complex presents their annual Venezuelan Independence party starring Miss Florida F.I. 2017/18 Kalah Mendoza and the viral sensation Elishaly D’Witshes. The night will also star DJ Larry Larr and sexy Latin Go-Go Papi’s! Saturdays at the Manor are from 11pm to 4 am and there is no cover before midnight (FL Res) and only $7 after midnight for members and $10 for non-members (18-20 $12 all night long).
Tuesday, July 10
The Stonewall National Museum presents “Villa Rosa” with Cuban filmmaker Lázaro González in person at their Wilton Manors location (2157 Wilton Drive) at 7pm. Through a combination of fiction and documentary, “Villa Rosa” addresses sexual diversity, gender identity and the culture of LGBT resistance in a seemingly macho town that has become a place of greater acceptance of sexual diversity in Cuba. Free to attend, but there is a $5 suggested donation. Seating is limited and on a first come first serve basis with refreshments provided courtesy of Barefoot Wine & Bubbly.
SAGE/Pride Film Series presents Cloudburst at 1:15pm in the Main Hall of The Pride Center at Equality Park. Winner of the Atlantic Canada Award for Best Screenplay and the People’s Choice Audience Award at the 2011 Atlantic Film Festival, and the Audience Choice Awards at the Cinefest Sudbury and Edmonton International Film Festivals. It stars Olympia Dukakis, and follows a lesbian couple’s escape from a nursing home and their journey to Canada to get married. Along the way they pick up a young, male hitchhiker. (The film includes male nudity.) Free of charge and open to all. Popcorn and sodas will be served.
Edison Farrow will once again be promoting on Thursdays, starting Thursday, July 12 and the new promotion is called “TBT at Jezebel” (formerly Halo and Mova) and will also star South Beach Icons DJ Smeejay, Alan T, Gio Profero, and the one and only Flavio!
Once again, the Spa Cabanas has some incredible specials for the month of July, they are: Back Wax Package of 10 for only $249 (reg. $450); A Package of three 60 minute massages for only $174 (reg. $285); and a Check-up Facial plus skin consultation only $89 (reg. $129). To book an appointment or for more info call 954-565-2307.
Adams Interiors (3900 N. Federal Highway, Fort Lauderdale) Independence Day Sale lasts through Sunday, July 8 with fantastic savings throughout their beautiful showroom. Check it out and take advantage!
This is HOT
Global superstar Christina Aguilera released her highly anticipated 6th studio album Liberation. The album comes following the release of “Accelerate” feat. Ty Dolla $ign and 2 Chainz, “Twice,” “Fall In Line” feat. Demi Lovato, and “Like I Do” feat. GoldLink. The New York Times praised the album, “Christina Aguilera Exults Her Voice on ‘Liberation,'” and Rolling Stone noted, “Christina Aguilera Flexes Her Diva Power on the Excellent ‘Liberation.'” Liberation is now available at all digital retail providers via RCA Records.
Recently, Christina also announced her upcoming North American tour this fall. This will be her first tour since 2008, which will kick off on September 25th right here at the Hard Rock Live in Hollywood, and travel to 22 cities, performing at many of North America’s most intimate venues. Tickets are on sale now at livenation.com. Every online ticket purchased for Christina Aguilera’s 2018 tour includes a standard CD copy of her new album, Liberation. Instructions on how to redeem a copy will be provided by Ticketmaster within 24 hours of ticket purchase via email.