Wednesdays, 5:30-8pm, Stonewall Museum/Wilton Manors. Weekly Wednesday writing group to share your work, gain valuable feedback and share the challenges and joys of writing with others in an LGBT affirming space. All genres and walk-ins welcome. Currently a mixed group of individuals meets to read a maximum of 5 pages each week.
Third Saturdays, 8pm at Clubhouse II, 2650 E. Oakland Park Blvd - indoor/ outdoor play areas, glory holes, slings, heated pool, Jacuzzi, lockers, clothes check, showers. Also: first Saturdays, 2-7pm at Inn Leather Guest House & Resort, 610 SE 19th St - with heated pool, hot tub, 2 sun decks, rest areas, outdoor showers, lockers. International Sex party for gay and bi-sexual men.
November 9 - December 10, 2017. Isaac returns from the war to help take care of his ailing father and finds a suburban household in revolt. The insurgent: his mom. With Isaac’s newly out transgender sibling as her ally, she’s on a crusade to exact revenge on an abusive marriage. But in this sly, subversive comedy, annihilating the past doesn’t always free you from it.
November 25 - December 3, 2017. Ramrod Fetish Friday; Inn Leather + Windamar Resort pool parties; Progress Leather Masked Ball; Hunters Pig Party; Adam Rogue, Stirling Johnson, Nate Pierce, and Bryan Knights live sex shows; Control Gang Bang + Big Dick parties at Leather Werks; Ramrod Underwear Party; Victor Cody porn shoot; Trough Party; Fuck Fest; Hunters The Dammed; Ramrod Pig Dance.
November 30 - December 23, 2017. Loosely based on actual events, a comedy that asks the question: "When you retire, is it the end of the adventure or the beginning?" Jim and Jimmy have retired to Florida and are thrown into an adventure when a trick turns out to be the son of a career criminal who uses her son’s sexual charms to lure her next victims.
December 15, 2017, 9pm. Leather/Fetish 3rd Fridays. Strip down to your jock, get covered in sweat that's not your own. Special night to throw hands and ass up in the air with sexy men, all looking for the same thing: to leave with more guys than they came with. Act like lust-stricken sexaholics and party your faces off like the sex pigs you are - with DJ Herbie James.
December 17, 2017, 7-10pm, at the Seminole Hard Rock Hotel & Casino - Hollywood. Star of stage, film and TV in a one-night, special holiday concert at Hard Rock Live! A festive evening of music and magic to celebrate the richly diverse traditions of the holiday season with a perfect blend of love and laughter.
December 19, 2017, 5:30-8pm on the new River Queen Riverboat, docked at the Bahia Mar Yachting Center, 801 Seabreeze Blvd. Dress cool and casual to enjoy: Open Bar with Reyka Vodka Drinks 5:30 - 7pm (cash Bar for other drinks); dockside hors d'oeuvres by Beehive Kitchen;
cruise desserts by Big Chef Catering. Remain dockside 5:30-7pm. Complimentary River Cruise, 7-8pm.
January 11 - February 11, 2018. In a parallel universe in middle America where homosexuality is the norm and heterosexuality is taboo, most action takes place at heterophobic Heartsville HS where Zanna, the magical match-maker, brings happy couples together. Then the new quarterback and the Girls’ Intramural Mechanical Bull-Riding Team captain discover feelings for each other.
January 20-27, 2017. Gay cruise, largest cruise ship ever built: Harmony of the Seas, 5 theaters, original Atlantis performers; 3 outdoor and 3 indoor party venues; 13 restaurants/ cafes; 4 pools; 4 water-slide water park; 7 unique neighborhoods; ice rink, rock walls, zip line, sports court, surf simulators and the Ultimate Abyss… Ft Lauderdale, Labadee, San Juan, Sint Maarten.
February 4-11, 2018. Aboard the Celebrity Silhouette, departing Ft. Lauderdale for Key West, Costa Maya/Cozumel, Mexico, Grand Cayman and return to Ft. Lauderdale. Cruise will not be exclusively LGBT but many Bearracuda and The Heretic throw one hell of a party and many events are planned with some major talent to keep you entertained. Ship spa, pools, and other activities too.
February 4 - October 14, 2018. Glackens (1870-1938) and colleagues Alphonso Mucha, Everett Shinn, Henri de Toulouse-Lautrec, and others, captured the rapidly changing society of fin-de-siècle Paris and New York with drawings, paintings, photographs, and posters. The exhibition explores the period through a variety of depictions of cafés, entertainment, and various sites.
February 11, 2018, Fort Lauderdale Beach Parties and festival include world renowned entertainers, local/ national exhibitors, a food court, family and sporting areas, History of Pride educational area, Senior Chill Zone, Sober Zone and VIP area - at Fort Lauderdale Beach Park South, adjacent to the B Ocean Hotel & Resort.
February 14 - March 4, 2018 at the Broward Center. Long before that girl from Kansas arrives in Munchkinland, two girls meet in the land of Oz. One—born with emerald green skin—is smart, fiery and misunderstood. The other is beautiful, ambitious and very popular. The story of how these two grow to become the Wicked Witch of the West and Glinda the Good.
February 18, 2018, (usually) 11am - 10pm on Calle Ocho. A FREE Latino LGBT art, music and food street festival in Miami. The third annual one-day festival has yet to be confirmed blending all of South Florida’s delights into one gigantic party in the heart of Miami’s historic Little Havana - stay tuned for updates.
February 23-26, 2018. Royal Carribean Enchantment of the Seas Port Everglades. Departing Miami - with Dance Workshops, over 25 hours of Social Dance Parties - Dance Workshops - Gorgeous Pools, Spas & Jacuzzis. Broadway Shows, Movie Theater, and Shore Excursions (optional). Prices start at $453 per person (w/ Doulble Occupancy).
March 1-4, 2018. Annual gay men's gathering for chubs, chasers and bears - meals, cook-out, pool parties, bar hops. Host hotel: Ramada Oakland Park Inn, 3001 N Federal Hwy. Thursday evening happy hours; Friday luncheon; Friday night Belly Contest; Saturday Charity Pool Party; Sunday Ice Cream Social.
Early April, 2018 (TBC). Past year: Kick-Off at ProgressBar; Dungeon Party at Leater Werks; Cigar Social at Scandals + Underground Invasion at Ramrod; FurFURL Windamar Pool Party.
June 14 - July 15, 2018. Single, unable to adjust to social media and dating apps, a man awakes in the bed of a 27-year-old met the night before. Exploring life, death and the changes of 25 years that separate them, each takes a journey of self-discovery; one coping with being middle-aged, gay and overwhelmed in America today, as the younger man gains a new perspective on life.
June 16, 2018 (TBC), 1-11pm, Saturday Street Festival and evening parade usually from the South end of Wilton Drive at Ft. Lauderdale High School, continuing up Wilton Drive to Five Points at Dixie Hwy. Festival includes multiple stages, exciting live entertainment; exhibits, merchants, games; street performers, gourmet food trucks & beverage stations.
October 12-21, 2018. Screenings throughout greater Fort Lauderdale. Major cinema venues include: The Classic Gateway Theatre, 1820 E Sunrise Blvd; Cinema Paradiso, 503 SE 6th. International/ culturally diverse films, video and media offering historical and/or contemporary perspectives on the LGBT experience. See website for details. In Miami April 20-29, 2018.
October 31, 2018, 7pm-midnight, on Wilton Drive. Annual event of Halloween costume contests and stage entertainment, with thousands of party goers filling the streets, bars and businesses along the drive. The crowd can exceed 20,000. MAIN STAGE DIVA SHOWS!
Early November, 2018 - two weeks, over 200 films from around the globe; filmmakers and celebrities attending the many screenings and events over 3 weeks. At Savor Cinema, 503 SE 6th St - art-house films all year long.
Late November, 2018, 10pm. Premier annual South Florida charity dance party event centered around the leather community. A night of serious beats by big name DJ, bondage demonstrations by the South Florida Minotaurs, and a sea of red hot leathermen. All Access Admission includes one complimentary call drink (domestic beer, wine, water). Appetizers by Courtyard Cafe. Silent Auction.