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Friday February 12, 2010
GLCC/Pride Center Hosts Ribbon Cutting & Sock Hop Dance

GLCC Sock HopThe GLCC/Pride Center at Equality Park will host an Official Ribbon Cutting followed by a Community wide Sock Hop Dance and Fundraiser. The Ribbon Cutting with begin at 5 PM and the Sock Hop will start at 6 PM.  This will all take place at Equality Park, their new location at 2040 North Dixie Highway in Wilton Manors. 

et out your poodle skirts and put on your saddle shoes, the '50s and '60s are coming back in a big way on Friday, February 12. On that date The Pride Center at Equality Park (GLCC) will be holding a combination official ribbon cutting ceremony and Sock Hop in partnership with Pride of Greater Fort Lauderdale. The event will be held at the new Pride Center campus at 2040 North Dixie Highway in Wilton Manors. (Just south of Five Points.)

The official ribbon cutting ceremony will take place at 5 p.m. followed by a family sock hop in the front-most parking lot starting at 6 p.m.

Sponsoring this fun, and historic event are Wachovia/Wells Fargo Bank, Budweiser, Premier Beverage/Bacardi, Green Hopper (which will be providing shuttle transportation from parking locations), the Gay Tea Cruise, (helping to provide the dance music), Premier Event Staffing, Florida Agenda newspaper, Hotspots! Magazine, Mark’s List Magazine, Latino Boys magazine and South Florida Gay News newspaper and

There will be food and drinks available for purchase at both events. In addition to Budweiser Beer, mixed drinks, featuring Bacardi Rum and other fine brands, will be available from some of your favorite local bartenders and Premier Event Staffing. Non-alcoholic beverages are also available. A special “family area” is being sponsored by South Florida Family Pride.

Parking is available at the Pride Center/GLCC, across the street from the Pride Center/GLCC, the Wilton Manors Municipal Complex just north of the Pride Center and the future Wachovia Bank property at Five Points.

Also, an exhibition area has been set up for GLCC groups and area non-profit organizations to acquaint the public with the services they provide. Exhibition space is free. If your organization would like to reserve a space, contact Robert Boo, Development Director of the Pride Center at 954-463-9005. Space is limited. 

Latin Fever Fridays

Riverside Lounge Tampa will host Latin Fever Fridays with no cover, free parking, pool, and food, $15 Sink or Swim on Well drinks, and $3 Coronas.  Enjoy shows at midnight and 1:30 AM by Colorina, and Valerie as well as Special Guests. 

Red Hot Horny Devil Weekend

Sawmill Camping Resort will host Valentine’s Day Weekend. The weekend will be the perfect combination of fun, relaxation and romance.  Bring your honey or meet someone new! “Get in the mood” at the piano bar with Spess Neblett, savor champagne, wine, beer or drink specials and enjoy a delectable dinner at Woody’s at 6PM.   

Mardi Gras Ball

Shake off the winter blues and let the good times roll at the flamboyant Mardi Gras Ball. The Big Easy style fun begins at the Gulfport Casino at 7 pm. Tickets are $20 and available now until sold out. Dance the night away to the beats of authentic Cajun Zydeco, Blues and Jazz. Greet the Mardi Gras King & Queen, St. Louis Cardinal and former Tampa Rays pitcher, Trever Miller and his magnificent wife Pari. Party-goers are encouraged to get into the Mardi Gras spirit by dancing the night away for a good cause and dressing with flair, however, colorful masks and elegant costumes are optional. Ticket price will include lip smacking Louisiana cuisine and a cash bar will be available. Ticket sales and a silent auction will benefit a variety of Kiwanis charities including Pinellas Hope, and H.E.A.T., a Pinellas schools project that assist homeless children and their parents. For more information or to purchase tickets, please visit, or contact Kimberly Boswell at 727-415-8326. The Gulfport Casino is located at 5500 Shore Boulevard, Gulfport 33707. Laissez les bons temps rouler!

Frenchie Davis Live On Stage

The Manor Epic Nightclub will have Former American Idol Contestant Frenchie Davis live on stage.  She is currently the star of Broadway’s “Rent” and Billboards new chart topping diva singing her hit club song “You Are.”  

Muscle Bear Fridays

Come to the Muscle Bear Fridays at Ramrod. The event will be hosted by Chad Bush. Enjoy $1 Bear Hug Shots. Ramrod is at 1508 NE 4th Ave. (Wilton Drive). 954-763-8219.

ArtExplosion 10 International LGBT Art Festival
ArtsUnited presents ArtExplosion 10 International LGBT Art Festival this February 6-20, 2010,  two weeks of art, film, music, dance, theatre, literature, comedy and cabaret by gay, lesbian, bisexual, and transgender artists and performers. This year’s highlights include comic legend Kate Clinton, music sensation Matt Albers, an exhibit of the Harlem Renaissance, artists and performers from the spotlight country of Brazil, and a special pre-festival performance by Ballet Trockadero des Monte Carlo. Visit for a complete listing of events, venues, and ticket information.
Del Shore's Black Comedy About White Trash: Sordid Lives

Rising Action Theatre Inc presents Sordid Lives Thursday, Friday and Saturday at 8 pm; Sunday at 7 pm performing Jan 15 through Feb 21.


Tickets are available at or by calling


1-800- 595-4849. Groups can call 954 815-8826.  Tickets are $35. A three course dinner and show package is available at Primavera Restaurant for $60. Reduced priced preview will be held Thursday Jan 14 at 8pm.

Theatre is located at 840 E Oakland Park Blvd in Fort Lauderdale.

Mardi Gras Party at Score

Score's Filthy Gorgeous Fridays will host a Mardi Gras party with masks, beads, and drinks.  Doors open at 10 PM.


Join Edison Farrow and South Beach Social Club for Hype at 721 Lincoln Lane in Miami Beach.  Doors open at 10 PM. 

Edison Farrow and Sobe Social Club present Hype Fridays at 721 with DJ Smeejay.  Free Finlandia Vodka from 10-11 pm and no cover charge. 721 Lincoln Lane, Miami Beach.
Papi Chulo Latin Night

Papi Chulo Latin Night at Torpedo with NYC DJ MDW.  Cover after 1 a.m.


Tout at The Manorwith DJ Chaos @ 10PM in the Epic Nightclub, and House & Spanish Mashups in the Ivy Patio. Also, "Let The Band Play" Live Entertainment by Lessa Richards & The All Star band @ 8:30pm in the Windsor Lounge.  2-4-1 "You-Call- It" Happy Hour with $5 Tapas from 3:30pm to 7:30pm

Fierce Fridays
It’s Fierce Friday tonight at the hot 11 Nightclub. 11 Nightclub is at 1116 W. Broward Blvd. in Fort Lauderdale.
Muscle Bear Fridays
Come to the Muscle Bear Fridays at Ramrod! The event will be hosted by Chad Bush. Enjoy $1 Bear Hug Shots. Ramrod is at 1508 NE 4th Ave. 954-763-8219.
Filthy Gorgeous Fridays

The Pennyback Boyz host Filthy Gorgeous Fridays at Score every week! Enjoy sounds by D.J. Willy G! Doors open at 10 p.m. Score is at 727 Lincoln Road in South Beach.

Sexy Show Girls

Trixie’s Show Bar Hollywood will be packed with great energy and lots of fun with host and MC Justice Royale.  There will be over 20 sexy show girls each night.  There is never a cover and the kitchen is now open!

Happy Hours and Daily Specials

Most recent update:April 15, 2010 02:12 PM.

Bill's 2-4-1 2 PM - 9 PM Growl Fridays with a sexy man contest at midnight that has a $100 cash prize and Midnight madness with 2-4-1 drinks from Midnight to close.  Boardwalk Latino night with emcee Justice Royale Cloud 9 Hottest ladies Night with $5 Jager bombs Georgie’s Alibi Happy hour until 9 PM   Matty’s happy hour till 10 pm ..drink specials 10 -close New Moon, Dance the night away; DJ Rae Rae spinning to a packed house. Ramrod, Fetish Friday Rosie's Bar and Grill Happy hour 2 to 8 PM. Scandals Saloon  Dancing with the Outlawz DJs  Sea Monster Nightclub Sea Monster Nightclub Purple Haze Weekly Party Doors open @ 11PM Drink Specials All Night Long.  Sidelines Sports Bar 2-4-1 Happy Hour 2 to 9, Late Night Happy Hour 2-4-1 on Well & Draft Midnight to Close
Fierce Fridays
Johnny’s presents Fierce Fridays with music by DJ Miik.  This 18 & over party features hot Go-Go boys and $5 Blue Ice Teas all night long for 21 and over and $4 soda/water/RedBulls for under 21.  Never a cover. 
MetroChill at The Lounge
Join Jon Elu at The Lounge West Palm Beach for MetroChill every Friday.   Never a cover—always a groove!

Happy Hours and Daily Specials

Most recent update:April 15, 2010 02:12 PM.

City Side Lounge TGIF! Happy hour 'til 10 PM with $2.50 well drinks. Patio bar open. Latest and hottest dance music and videos with DJ David Jay. Sawmill Camping Resort Sawmill Camping Resort - Happy Hour 4 - 7PM.
Amateur Drag Contest and All 80’s After Work Party
The Ybor Social Club presents Amateur Drag Contest with showtime promptly at 12:30 AM.  The Winner gets a guaranteed paid booking in the following Friday show at Steam!  Enjoy $1 drinks from 2 AM to 3 AM and no cover! Join The Ybor Social Club for their All 80’s After Work Party with free well drinks from 5 PM to 6 PM and 25 Cent well drinks from 6 PM to 8 PM.  Stick around for hot male strippers and Go Go Boys as well as all your favorite 80’s music videos by VJ Greg Anderson. 
Women’s Drum Circle at Gulfport Beach
Each and every Friday there is a Women’s Drum Circle at Gulfport Beach beginning at 7 PM.  Bring your drums, percussion instruments, and yourselves as they continue the tradition of woman-led drumming circles.  Bring your own chair, blanket, and water.  They welcome beginners as well as experienced drummers to join their empowering and healing circle.  They meet on the west side of the beach toward the Recreation Center near the boardwalk.  For more information call 727-289-3380. 

Happy Hours and Daily Specials

Most recent update:April 15, 2010 02:12 PM.

Mova Happy Hour with 4 PM to 9 PM. 1/2 price drinks 1:30 AM to 3 AM  The Palace Queen Cabaret // Geraldine and Fernan-D-Cute host drag shows beginning at 9:30PM Score, Filthy Gorgeous Fridays with the Pennyback Boys and DJ TBA (click the underlined link for more info).
Fridays at Twist
Twist Miami Beach Resident star DJ Mika spins tribal and energy to a capacity crowd. Hot Gaiety dancers take it off in the Bungalow Bar. Complimentary BBQ in the garden during Happy Hour.


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