One Friday night each month, 11pm at The Sons of Hermann Hall, 3414 Elm St. That immortal immoral cult classic - come in costume or dress up as your favorite Rocky character, and give yourself over to absolute pleasure. Tickets $10. Prop packs $4. No outside packs. An 18+ event and 21+ bar. See next date at website:
April 29 - May 1, 2016 at Texas Horse Park, 811 Pemberton Hill Rd. Vendors, entertainment, beer garden, and charity booths. Events typically include: Rodeo Mixer; bar events at local clubs including Round Up Saloon. Rodeo School, Sat/Sun rodeo events.
May 14, 2016 at Dallas Eagle. Event to support HIV/AIDS research/ education. Red Dress not required, but to get in the spirit wear red - dress, skirt, kilt, or underwear - whatever. 8pm Sainting Ceremony + Dance Party 9pm - 2am w/ Guest DJ C-Rail (aka Saint Scruffy Beats/Austin. Admission free, donations requested. Midnight raffle drawing. Proceeds benefit GDMAF +DFW Sisters Grant Fund.
May 25 - June 5, 2016 at Winspear Opera House, 2403 Flora Street, Dallas. Welcome to the infamous Kit Kat Klub, where MC Sally Bowles and a raucous ensemble take the stage nightly to tantalize the crowd, and leave their troubles outside. But as life in pre-WWII Germany grows more uncertain, will the decadent allure of Berlin nightlife be enough to get them through the dangerous times?
June 3, 2016, 7-11:55pm, at Station 4. The 11th Anniversary Event. The Friday night festivities of Dallas’ premiere summer PRIDE event. Razzle Dazzle Week. Annual dance party fun, food, night of dancing, live entertainment, silent auctions, VIP offerings, charitable donations and more. See more as announced at their website
June 11, 2016. 9pm-2am at Dallas Eagle. With DJ Ben Baker (NYC) taking over the decks - hot dance floor, expansive patio, and friendly staff. Suggested donation at the door $5. As with all Purple Foundation events, all proceeds go directly to local HIV/AIDS organizations.
July 19, 2016, 9pm - 2am at Club Stallions, 11311 Harry Hines Number 203. All-nude, BYOB private party, free drinks and mixers all night! Call or facebook for membership information.
August - September, 2016 (TBC). Weekend events typically include: Kick-off Party w/ Contestant Demonstrations; Play Party; Pool Party, Contests, Uniform Party; Victory Party; Kinky Bingo; shows; Leather Family Lunch. Bar events at the Dallas Eagle and Eagle Outpost. Host hotel in past years: Crowne Plaza Dallas Market Center, 7050 N Stemmons Fwy.
September 16-18, 2016. Dancing, visual performances, the world’s most popular DJs. Score with DJ Alyson Calagna (Miami). Shine Dallas Pride Pool Party with DJ Roland Belmares (LA). Spectrum Tea-Dance with DJ Joe Cauthreaux (NYC). See website for more on upcoming events:
September 18, 2016, DALLAS PRIDE PARADE, Sunday 2pm from Cedar Springs Rd Wycliff Avenue to Riverchon Park (Turtle Creek Blvd at Maple). Festival at Riverchon Park, noon to 7pm - events and festivities, live entertainment and parties. See the website for media, and more details.
Mid-October, 2016. Weekend of hands-on workshops, discussion forums, silent auction, 50+ leather, kink, and BDSM classes; on site play party, Heartland Person of Leather Contest, International Puppy & Trainer Contest, plus Lifestyle and Toy vendors. Dinner with guest keynote speaker Hardy Haberman. Usually at Crowne Plaza Hotel, Downtown Dallas. See website for updates.
Late October, 2016, 6pm-2am. Outrageous annual street party, tens of thousands of revellers take over two blocks of Cedar Springs Rd. Wild costumes, music, food, beer, live entertainment. All ages welcome, (beer 21+). Clubs Station 4, sports bar TMC, drag cabaret The Rose Room, crossroads anchor JR’s, and lesbian mecca Sue Ellen’s all participate in the fun.
Mid-March, 2017 (TBC), Great weekend of entertainment, food + activities; transportation to all events, bars, and hospitality room in the company of 1800+ bears, cubs, admirers; market, pool parties, excursions, cigar socials and dancing. Events typically include: Kick-Off Party; BearDance; Mr TBRU Contest. Schedule TBA. Host hotels 2016: Love Field Hotel Suites + Crowne Plaza Hotel.
April, 2017 (TBC). Annual film festival, almost 200 feature films, shorts, animations & documentaries. Screenings usually at The Magnolia, 3699 McKinney Ave; Angelika Film Center, 5321 E Mockingbird Lane; and other venues. Find full information on venues and screenings at their website.