Thursday, July 19
Stonewall National Museum – Wilton Manors (2157 Wilton Drive) presents the exhibition opening of Nazi Persecution of Homosexuals 1933-1945 from 7-9pm. This is a traveling exhibition produced by the United States Holocaust Memorial Museum. Through reproductions of historic photographs and documents, this exhibition explores the rationale, means, and impact of the Nazi regime’s persecution of homosexuals, which left thousands dead and shattered the lives of many more. Free to attend. Suggested donation $5. Refreshments courtesy of Barefoot Wine & Bubbly.
Friday, July 20
Georgie’s Alibi/Monkey Bar presents the two year anniversary of Noche Sucia hosted by Teresita with DJ Duniel, with special performances by Lana Novva Lanudde and Kimberly Gomez as well as free anniversary cakes and prizes.
Rub-A-Dub Dub Electra at the Pub tonight at 9:30pm, and if you know Electra she can be coming as one of many characters or maybe do multiple characters in one show. This is always a blast!
Business for the Arts of Broward (BFA) hosts a cultural tour from 8:15 am to 1:15 pm. This fully-guided tour, presented by Hoffman’s Chocolates, takes participants on a guided exploration of the cultural treasures of Broward County. The tour starts at ArtServe, 1350 E Sunrise Blvd. in Fort Lauderdale, where guests meet for breakfast and return there at the end of the tour. Sites included on the tour are FAT Village, African American Research Library & Cultural Center, NSU Museum of Art, and lunch at the Art & Culture Center in Hollywood. Tickets are $50 per person and include continental breakfast, snacks, lunch, transportation, networking, admission and guided behind the scenes tours. Guests are required to register by calling 954-940-5344. For more information contact Robyn Vegas at 954-940-5344.
Saturday, July 21
Broward House presents a Community Yard Sale from 8am to 2 pm at their Client Services Center (2800 N. Andrews Ave). The event is raising money for Broward Houses team in the Smart Ride…Team Give A Shift.
The Club Fort Lauderdale features their bi-monthly (1st and 3rd Saturday of the month) Res-Erection Naked Blackout event at 10 p.m. This is always a sold-out event, so get there early!
Southern Nights presents XXX-Mas in July with special guest DJ Chi Chi Larue, with an opening set by DJ Alex Ferbeyre. The show will star Fantasia Gaga Royale, Amanda Austin, Alexis Sherington, Dominique Taylor and Hexa Gem.
The next Wilton Manors Art Walk & Expo takes place today from 6-9 pm. Make sure to stop in at da Fonseca Contemporanea for their last show, with paintings by Aster da Fonseca and drawings by Ruth Sharton. da Fonseca will be closing the gallery on July 29th. For more information on the walk go to: wmae.org.
Georgie’s Alibi/Monkey Bar presents their monthly Beast Party (Vol 19) starring DJ Alex Ramos.
Noche Latina Saturdays inside the Ivy Dance Room and Patio at the Manor Complex celebrates Colombian Independence Day with hostess Colombian Sasha Lords and special guest, Erika Norell. 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).
Monday, July 23
Georgie’s Alibi/Monkey Bar presents the annual Bartenders, Boxers and Briefs underwear auction, which is a benefit for Tuesday’s Angels. The featured MCs and auctioneers will be Nikki Adams, Miss Kitty, and Dame Edna, and the underwear is provided by Pride Factory. Be the highest bidder on your favorite bartender, and you get to remove his underwear and keep it, and take him on a fabulous date.
Tuesday, July 24
Georgie’s Alibi/Monkey Bar presents a special event “A Star is Bored,” the birthday celebration of Michael Walters (Florida’s Dame Edna) from 8-10:30pm on the main stage. This event will feature many special musical guests.
Thursday, July 26
The MDGLCC presents “Digital Media Strategies for Brand Growth EXPOsure Networking Luncheon” from 11:30am – 1:30pm at Hialeah Park Casino & Racing (2200 East 4th Avenue, Hialeah). The luncheon will feature a presentation and panel discussion by esteem professionals in the fields of Marketing, Events, Entertainment, Print, Radio, & Entrepreneurship. Don’t miss out the opportunity to hear their advice and best practices to make the most of your Digital Media strategy and efforts. Registration, Networking & Expo (11:30am – 12pm); Panel Discussion & Lunch (12pm – 1:30pm); N etworking & Expo (1:30pm – 2pm). Lunch is $35 for members and $45 for future members and there are 20 expo spaces available for chamber members, which is $75 including Lunch.
This is HOT
Mamma Mia! Here we Go Again hits theaters Friday, July 20.
You are invited to return to the magical Greek island of Kalokairi in an all-new original musical based on the songs of ABBA.
Reprising their roles from Mamma Mia! The Movie are Academy Award winner Meryl Streep as Donna, Julie Walters as Rosie and Christine Baranski as Tanya. Amanda Seyfried and Dominic Cooper reunite as Sophie and Sky, while Pierce Brosnan, Stellan Skarsgård and Oscar winner Colin Firth return to play Sophie’s three possible dads: Sam, Bill and Harry. The movie also stars Lily James, Josh Dylan, Hugh Skinner, Jeremy Irvine, Alexa Davies, Jessica Keenan Wynn, Andy Garcia and Cher.