One Saturday each month at Tabu, Voyeur or the Loft. Booty-shaking, bass-thumping, heart pumping nights for women. For 2 years, the hottest, sweatiest, craziest dance party imaginable while leaving your wallet intact. "Now, let's dance." $5 before and $10 after midnight.
Third Saturdays each month at Club Philadelphia. CumUnion can feel the Brotherly Love in Philly. Popular sex party with piggy and horny guys. Facility includes: fully equipped dungeon, dual slings, spanking bench, porno stage shows, shower shows, heated floors, new bathrooms, douching facility, private showers. Also device charging stations, rooms with secure doors.
September 30, 2017. Celebrating/ bringing together the Leather, Kink, BDSM, Pansexual and LGBTQ communities to support charitable organizations. Live auction of leather and fetish clothing, adult themed toys, equipment, books, art, jewelry, plus entertainment.
October 5, 2017, 8pm at Prince Theater Black Box. Children of the 90s know that it’s not Halloween without this spooky, kooky classic about three witch sisters (Bette Midler, Kathy Najimy, Sarah Jessica Parker) who return to the town of Salem after 300 years looking to wreak havoc and perform a choreographed song-and-dance number to “I Put a Spell on You.”
October 7, 2017, 7-11:30pm, Loews Philadelphia. Special joint anniversary theme: American Bandstand! 65 years of legendary music TV + American pop culture/ 35 years of Philadelphia LGBTQ+ music entertainment. Bring your dance partner - let sounds of the 50s and 60s carry you back in time. Food, drinks, dancing, live, silent auctions, and entertainment. Come on snake, let’s rattle!
October 8, 2017, annual Sunday LGBT street party to celebrate National Coming Out Day, filling the Gayborhood with people, music, and food vendors. Also lots of related events take place in surrounding bars and clubs. See website for date and details as announced.
October 13, 2017 Friday midnight show at The Ritz Bourse, 400 Ramstead, Philadelphia. The cult classic with performing cast. Prop bags for sale - proceeds go the cast. Hosted by Philly's own Rocky Horror Live Shadow Cast.
October 19-29, 2017. 11-day showcase of thought-provoking narrative features, live action, animated shorts, local, national + international films. Opens at Perelman Theater/ Kimmel Center. Also PFS ROXY THEATER and other venue events including FESTIVAL LOUNGE TASTING SCHEDULE + CLOSING NIGHT PARTY. See website schedules.
Mid-March, 2018 (TBC). Six-day LGBTQ film festival/ 24-year tradition, bringing latest and best LGBTQ international/ national independent films to the Philadelphia region. A full screenings schedule of features, documentaries and shorts, plus awards to filmmakers and others impacting the LGBTQ communities - at three premiere venues along Avenue of the Arts, adjacent to the Gayborhood.
Late April, 2018 (TBC) at Forrest Theatre. Each year, dancers choreograph/ perform original pieces for a night of entertainment, inspiration and creativity to benefit MANNA, the organization providing nutritional support and education to persons living with HIV/AIDS in Phila and beyond. After party at VOYEUR w/ DJ Robert Drake.
Late April, 2018 (TBC). Black LGBTQ+ communities celebrate, network + build awareness. A diverse array of events brings together an average of 3,500-5,000 Black LGBTQ+ people each year. Past year host hotel: The Sonesta Philadelphia Rittenhouse Square. FRI 4Play Day Party. SAT Block Party + Phirm Mega Party. SUN 9pm For Love, For Life, Forever at Griffin Hall + Aftermath.
June 17, 2018 (TBC), The largest celebration of LGBT pride in the region, attracting over 25,000 people each year. Annual noon parade from 13th and Locust in the Gayborhood to Penn's Landing for festival frolics - five hours of entertainment and dancing, plus vendors and gay organizations. See their website for media of 2016, plus more events and updates.
September 6-23, 2018 (TBC), at FringeArts bldg + various venues around Philadelphia, and online with 1,000+ artistically daring performances. Theater, animated films, video vignettes, app downloads, digital mosaics, performance art installations, happenings, visual art, spoken word, comedy/improv, dance, puppet shows, mask ensembles, Revolution Shakespeare, live music, zombies and more.