See our daily events listings for bars and clubs in the Long Beach area at the link below, followed by an editor's pick of events throughout the year.
Thursdays 9pm-2am. Join Club Papi Productions EVERY THURSDAY in Long Beach at the brand new $2 Million Dollar HAMBURGER MARY’S nightclub, 330 Pine Ave, for the caliente new fiesta LECHE!! Drag diva performances, porn stars, and MAJOR recording artists, plus 10-15 of the most GORGEOUS PAPI GO-GO BOYZ -live on stage. 18+ to PARTY/ 21+ to DRINK.
Sundays, 2-8pm Beer Bust at Pistons Bar, 2020 E. Artesia Blvd, Long Beach. Serving up the best BBQ Angus burgers 3-7pm. Underwear party 8pm-midnight for happy hour prices. No hassles, no attitude, no cover! The largest gay patio in LA County.
September 8-11, 2016 at Art Theatre (2025 E Fourth St) and The Center (2017 E Fourth St). Find dates for this year’s QFilms Festival at their website below and more information on their great lineup! The Festival Box Office is located in The LGBTQ Center Long Beach. All proceeds benefit The Center and their LGBTQ community programs.
September 30 - October 2, 2016. Past years have included Mardi Gras at the Jazz Kitchen, Divas of the Kingdom, sizzling go-go dancers, & fabulous surprises, Disney's California Adventure, Gay at the Grand, Hearthstone Lounge, Disney's Grand Californian Hotel, free cocktail. See website for details as they are announced.
October 1, 2016 at Yost Theater, 309 N. Spurgeon. GAY DAYS DISNEYLAND with KUB KAMP - party for bears, cubs, and friends.
December 2-3, 2016, 2016, Fri 8pm, Sat 3pm + 8pm, Irvine Barclay Theatre. Jingle bell rock your night away/ kick off the Christmas season w/ songs merry and bright (maybe just a little bit naughty)! Repertoire to includes modern classics, traditional favorites and a surprise or two, MenAlive promises a not-so-silent night that will bring a smile to your face and a glow to your heart.
March, 2017 (TBC), at (past year) the Hyatt Regency Long Beach, 200 S Pine Ave. An evening of elegance and sophistication/ community celebration with dinner, dancing, and an awards presentation recognizing local and national LGBTQ luminaries - plus silent auction, photo booth, red carpet photo opportunities, decadent candy bar, dancing, and more.
May, 2017, annual festival celebration includes 5 large dance areas, main stage musical artists. Sunday parade from 10:30am down Ocean Blvd to Alamitos Avenue. See their website for photos and videos from past year, and more details:
June 18, 2017 (TBC) OC Pride Week begins, and culminates with the OC Pride Parade and Festival, June 24th (TBC) in the Downtown streets of Santa Ana. The Main Stage sets up at the Yost Theater; this past year headlining gay hunky hearthrob and “All-American Boy” Steve Grand, on stage. Website details: