March 19, 2020. California’s nearly 40 million residents are required to remain indoors and limit outdoor movement to what is absolutely essential. Bars, nightclubs, restaurants except for takeout and delivery service, entertainment and recreational venues are closed. Grocery stores, pharmacies, hardware stores, gas stations and other essential businesses will remain open.
Thursdays at Avalon Nightclub, 1735 N. Vine (just north of Hollywood Blvd). 18+ weekly dance nights, go-go boys, album release parties, men/women, black/white/Latin/Asian mix; $6 before 11pm.
Every Friday at Rage, 8911 Santa Monica Blvd, WeHo. Weekly 18+ gay Asian dance party, go-go boys,Pop & Hip Hop music videos. Free Entry before 9:30pm. $8 before 10pm, $12 general admission.
Every second Friday at Eagle LA, 4219 Santa Monica Blvd, Silverlake, LA. Fetish Fridays, for men, dress code strongly encouraged.
Stripped SATURDAY at 340 Restaurant, 340 S Thomas St, Pomona - All male erotic revues 9:30pm-3am hosted by Shuga Cain (and others on rotation), with DJs Rubin Sanchez, Wes and Rafiel - three dance floors. 18+ nights.
Second Sunday /month, 1-4pm, TOM House, LA. Nude Figure Drawing/Painting. $25 suggested donation. Protecting, preserving. promoting erotic art. DJ RocketManLA spins. Workshop Coordinator: Miguel Angel Reyes. Reservations required - see calendar.
Third Mondays, 7:30-11pm at Akbar. LGBT artistic space odyssey and evening of new experimental performance works. Gay Astronaut Ian MacKinnon hosts a handful of hot queers presenting cutting edge performances from multiple artistic disciplines. A venue for new queer work, embracing all artistic disciplines, PLANET QUEER is created by Ian MacKinnon & Travis Wood.
Daily film screenings from the UCLA Film & Television Archives of restored motion pictures, with retrospectives, director's series and special themes. In the Life LBGT news magazine's 20-year collection of historic materials, LA Rebellion, Creating a New Black Cinema, Iranian cinema, and more. See their website for upcoming events and films.
February 29, 2020, 3-7pm. Trip around Walt Dizney over-the-top drag revue of classics and theme park experiences that ignited childhood fantasies. Team Cyclepaths has a deserved reputation for spectacular shows w/ passion for having fun and inspiring community change combine to create Cyclepath Magic, infused with Dizney Magic. Bearonce Knows + Team Cyclepaths members + CHEER LA friends.
March 1- 29, 2020, 4-8pm every SUN Beer Bust. Mar 5-26, every THU Hawt Rock. Mar 7-28, 2-5pm every SAT Bullet/Roxy Bingo + 8pm Pissed Beer Bust; DJs til 2am. Mar 8, 5pm Crisco Disco w/ Aaron Tilford. Mar 13, 9pm Cocksock. Mar 15, 5pm La Borrachera w/ Christian. Mar 17, St Patrick's Day. Mar 20, 9pm GROWLr Bear Den/ DJ Manuelito + Nasty Daddy. Mar 27, 9pm Underbear. Mar 28, Cigar Bar.
March 1, 2020, 7pm-2am. DJ Foxylectro will be spinning the old school for them Mighty Go-Go Jacks! Complimentary Jello shots! Great B Movies! And a fun time for all who are into that sort of thing....
March 5, 2020, 9pm-2am. Event proceeds go towards Precinct titleholder future competitions representing femme persons in the DTLA leather/kink community. Performers: Liefbound, Hedonist_Queer, TraumaBoner, HollowEve, TnManSaxe. Host: MS. Precinct Tea.Beez. DJ Baby_Magick. Reps/Demos: MS Sanctuary 2020, WRUFF Events, Cruise LA. Preview of Bas/ura dancers.
March 6, 2020, 9pm-2am. Come and dance at the Sexiest Latinx Night in DTLA. Midnight Show: Biqtch Puddin’, Melissa Befierce, Leondra Rose, and Nicky Monet. Hosted by the lovely Ruthless Envy. Hot musical beats by DJ Ernie Vee and the caliente PUTERIA DANCERS at The Precinct DTLA, LA’s premier GLBTQ2+ Nightclub!
March 6, 13, 20, 27, 2020, 9pm-2am. The longest running, most recognized gay Asian dance party, w/ thousands of attendees in LA + SF. Top 40, hip-hop, EDM, and Asian pop, hi-def video projection, full bars, hottest go-go boys, exclusive performances. Mar 6th Frat Night performance by Angel Dust! LA Resident VJ La Rock + DJs Vu Tran and Jason Lin. Next dates: Apr 3, 10, 17, 24...
March 6, 2020, 9pm. Gay Asstrology Dance Party will have you booty shakin' all night...regardless of your sign! Every 1st Friday LGBTQIA+ Dance Party at The Satellite! Surround yourself w/ Queer Energy, Community and Astrology! Birthday this month? Get in Free All Night! Free 4all B4 10pm/ $8 After. Grab your Free Gay Ass Button! Next: Apr 3rd; May 1st; Jun 5th.
March 6, 2020, 9pm-4am at Le Parc Suites Hotel, 733 N West Knoll Dr, West Hollywood. The first ever Jock Strap Techno Party in West Hollywood, CA. Non-Stop Techno, hot guys, and incessant BALLS DEEP! play. Get lost in the Techno music and the electromagnetic frequencies of the universe. Dress code: JOCK STRAP.
March 6-10, 2020 at Aratani Theater, Regal LA Live, Second Home. The only multicultural LGBT film festival of its kind, 5 days of screenings include short films, feature films, panels, workshops, and parties that highlight and celebrate the diversity of the LGBT community. See program of screenings and other details at:
March 7, 2020, 12pm. An undocumented Filipina transwoman, caregiver to an elderly NYC Russian-Jewish woman, Olivia worries about I.C.E and plans a marriage of convenience for her green card. Involved with her employer’s troubled grandson, her life begins to unravel. Heavily politicized issues from a personal, wholly authentic viewpoint, with a heroine full of grace, determination.
March 7, 2020, 9pm-1am. Back at Precinct DTLA with a big group of sexy Gogos: Jordan Curtis, Ryan Oji, Joe Martone, Skip O'Brien, Jacob Ensign, Dustin Fremont. Music by Glovibes + Mickey. Hosted by Armando + Esteban Bartholo (El Payasos). Leather gear encouraged, not required.
March 7, 2020, 9pm. In 1970, a 20-year-old convict Jaime becomes the protégé of El Potro, a fearsome and dominating older inmate in a cutthroat world of cruelty and clandestine arrangements. In the tradition of Querelle and Kiss of the Spider Woman, a gritty, titillating story of sex, longing, survival and the curious affections between men in abysmal circumstances.
March 8, 2020, SUN 3-9pm, PrecinctDTLA. The bears take over Beer Bust every Sunday at Precinct. Enjoy cheap beer, easy men, and your favorite gogo meat. Music by DJ McB + gogos Teddy Bear + Joshua and hosts Meatball, Pinche Queen, Cubrina Bearly, and Love Connie. Patio Games + Cheap Beer! Next: Mar 15th. More dates at:
March 8, 2020, 3:15pm. Approved to emigrate, Aliya, an independent, lesbian woman navigates life in Kazakhstan. In this portrait of post-Soviet Kazakhstan, she keeps her aging mother company, has an affair with a taken woman, but finds her life futile in a place with few opportunities. Her sister is unhappy in a strict Muslim marriage. Aliya tell must tell them all she’s leaving.
March 8, 2020, 10pm-2am at The Virgil, 4519 Santa Monica Blvd. DJ Zuri Adia + The Venus In Scorpio. Performances by: Louisianna Purchase, Shanita Bump, Die Anna, Andromeda VII, De La Rosa, and The Boii Dahlia.
March 13, 2020, 9pm-2am. Another edition of Vaseline Alley hosted by Mister Drummer 1979. DJs: TBA. Reminder: The 2nd Friday of every month is the BLUF (Breeches & Leather Uniform Fanclub) meetup at the Eagle. $5 cover waived for BLUF members in full gear.
March 13, 2020, 9pm-2am. A members only event. Two dance floors, games, performers and hang out spaces. Please understand the culture and bring good vibes. No cellphones, body shaming or judgement. Everyone is welcome. Celebrate the human body and sexuality. Be free! Be Nudie! DJs Mateo Segrade + Joseph Daniels.
March 13, 2020, 9pm-2am. Get a little freaky - this Cocksock has been hardened just for the date. Get free socks at the door (a portion of your cover goes to fight testicular cancer). A hot party that brings out the fun in fundraiser - focused on men connecting with men, living in today's hot cruising scene! Come meet guys like you! $6 Cover
March 14, 2020, 4-7pm, at the Brit in Long Beach. An afternoon of musicals, fun and fundraising! Fabulous specials to loosen your purses and wallets: Beer Bust! Jello Shots! Amazing raffles of unspeakable value! Hang with the crazy Sisters of LA and Long Beach, encouraging your debauchery, one drink at a time, while giving to those less fortunate than ourselves.
March 14 + 28, 2020, 8pm-2am, Eagle LA. Stimulate serious PRIMAL URGES with the BIGGEST, HAIRIEST, BEASTLY BEATS! Grab your favorite FAUX FUR accessories and/or animal skin (LEATHER, PLEATHER, RUBBER) or COME AS YOU ARE! GET SWEATY WITH THE HOTTEST HALF-NAKED MEN as nature intended! DJ rotation includes Mateo Segado, Candy and Matt Effect. Next dates: April 11th + 25th.
March 14, 2020, 9pm-2am. The weekend before St. Patrick's Day we're ready to drink, dance, cruise and meet 600 guys at SUCK OF THE IRISH! Get REAL friendly with the hot, beefy dancers and horny bartenders. Resident DJ, Mateo Segade, keeps your dicks moving all night. Featuring the Bearracuda go-go army.
March 16, 2020, 8pm. Celebrating of QUEER LOVE, an interstellar queer performance event hosted by IAN MACKINNON. Performances by: Gordon Prescott Wiener, MMMBop, Andrew Neal, Andric Femme, Odious Ari, Empress, John Michael, Travis Wood. Door Whore: Steven Reigns.
March 18-22, 2020. Annual 5 days of events brings together people from across the country and the world, to celebrate diversity, fun, and the best spring skiing and boarding in North America. Elevation celebrates its 18th year in 2020; expect over 2500 riders, 12 major parties + zero attitude. The hottest guys converge on Mammoth each March for one of largest N American gay ski weeks.
March 21-29, 2020. Week of events all over LA County include Kick Off Celebration by Men of ONYX Southwest, and the 21st Annual Mr LA Leather Contest. Event capped by the 8th annual Off Sunset Festival Sunday March 29th on the streets of Silverlake with live bands, DJs and dancing. More details:
March 21, 2020, 10pm-3am. Jock/underwear Party! For Dudes, Daddies, Discreet, Don't Know...DILF Is For All Men! The Hottest Jock Party In The Country Returns To Los Angeles And Back To Los Globos! Featuring Dirty Deep House Beats by DJs Nick Stracener (Dallas) + Max Bruce (LA). Encouraged: Jocks, Harness, Suspenders, Gear, Leather and Underwear. FREE CLOTHES CHECK Available!
March 21, 2020, 10pm-4am. Celebrate the first day of spring in a BIG way w/ SUPERSTAR DJS ISAAC ESCALANTE + MDMATIAS + THE GPS DANCERS w/ OVER THE TOP SHOWS + SPECIAL EFFECTS! Support Gay Party Saturday!
March 22, 2020, 2-8pm. The Class of 2020 will be introduced for the first time as a group. On flaming steel horses, (courtesy Satyrs MC), the LA10 start their road to the Dark Angel: The Mr. Los Angeles Leather Contest 2020 + Legion - to show what makes them winners! Pop-Up Shops + Vendor Booths + Epic DJ Battle featuring Mark Nubar + Brian Novy! Bootblacks Mina Harker + Duke Ruff.
March 27, 2020, 9pm-2:30am. DJ eur-O-steve will be slinging some awesome dirty beats for your pleasure; the hottest dance/ play party in LA. Dance to throbbing beats and pulsing lights or explore the play areas. Featuring the hottest men coming from all over the US and abroad at the sexiest party in LA. Gogo Men. Slings. Next dates: May 15th; June 12th; July 18th.
March 27, 2020, 9pm-3am. The official dance and play party of LOS ANGELES LEATHER WEEK! LA's hottest, exclusive, private, Euro-Style Dance and Play Party just for men. Where you can throw on your hottest gear, dance to the sickest beats and have an awesome time playing in the backrooms, beds, and slings with no holds barred sex and camaradarie. OPEN BAR!
March 27, 2020, 11pm-6am. Off Sunset special edition tribute to the legendary afterhours leather disco PROBE ('78-'99), a small capacity club that became an escape hatch for the gay community during an era fraught by discrimination and AIDS. International disc Jockey Jason Kendig closes, local maestro Marvina-7 with a midnight live set, plus Matthew Paul.
March 28, 2020, 9pm-4am. The Official LA Mr. Leather Mega Dance Party. Get your GEAR and get to the Biggest Club Event of LA LEATHER WEEKEND! Music by International Superstar DJs JACK CHANG + XAVIER ALVARAD.O More Production than EVER before + The Legion Dancers.
March 29, 2020, noon-7pm, in Silverlake on Santa Monica Blvd, from N. Hoover St to Manzanita St. Celebrating Leather + the LGBT community. The closing event of LA Leather Pride Week! LA's perverted little street fair. Live performances, DJs, Gourmet food trucks, ice-cold beer and specialty drinks; artisan jewelry, fine art and furniture vendors, Leather and fetish gear.
June 12-14, 2020 - CANCELLED. Thousands throng West Hollywood. SAT/SUN FESTIVAL 11am-1am in West Hollywood Park w/ live entertainment on 3 stages: Park Stage, Plaza Stage (Latin) and Boulevard Stage (Hip-Hop/RnB); dancing, exhibitors, food/ drinks vendors. Santa Monica Blvd SUNDAY PARADE 11am (Fairfax Ave to Doheny Dr). See previous year photos/videos at website, plus more details:
June 13-14, 2020. SAT 12-6pm SpLAash & PoolWatch at Hotel Indigo. SAT 9pm-6am Muccassassina (Rome) Main Event at Avalon. SUN 9pm-4am Pride Tea Closing Party at Academy Hollywood. Featuring DJs Manny Lehman, Enrico Meloni, Oscar Velazquez and more TBA!
Mid-July, 2020. Eleven days, showcasing the best LGBT stories from around the world. Over 90 films and videos from many countries at various venues across Los Angeles over 11 days; public programs, galas, features, short film programs, panels, special events, parties and receptions! See 2019 screenings, venues, parties and receptions schedule:
Mid-September, 2020 at Laemmle NoHo 7, 5240 Lankershim Blvd, N Hollywood. Five-day lineup of cinema so independent it can be found only in LA's San Fernando Valley. Past year with screenings of 40 thought provoking and entertaining films from 9 countries. See website for updates and the program schedule.
Early October, 2020. Three-day weekend. Scream your head off on the roller coaster or hobnob with cartoon characters! Disneyland, within 30 minutes of anywhere in Los Angeles, is the site for the annual Gay Days. Past year included: After Saturday in the park - dance your ass off! Ru Paul's Drag Race stars and DJs at House of Blues, Anaheim.
Mid-October, 2020, Edgemar Center for the Arts, Santa Monica. Four days of screenings, parties + artist programs. One of the top 10 destination film festivals in the world - 60+ films, mostly by new filmmakers/ rising stars. CATE celebrates independent films of all genres that feature a distinct vision, unique voice, or challenge what is expected and accepted in the medium.
October 31, 2020, 6-11pm. Every Halloween. Highlight of the WeHo calendar, revelers don their most outrageous outfits for the annual Halloween and Costume Carnaval. Over 400,000 participants throng Santa Monica Boulevard for food, merriment, contests, music and stage acts.
November 20-22, 2020, 5pm-2am at The National Orange Show NOS Event Center, 690 S Arrowhead Ave, San Bernardino. Past year headlined by ABOVE & BEYOND! FRI Onesies. SAT Rainbows + Unicorns. Coordinated by: The Gay Rave and Circuit Almanac, 0ft Away, Circuit Royals, EDC Gaysians,and RaveBunnies. Enhanced production, expanded stages, more performers, and more immersive experience.