Happy Pride Month, GPhilly readers! Break out your calendars and celebrate accordingly: Borgata Hotel Casino & Spa and its LGBT initiative, OUT at Borgata, are serving up a slew of exciting events and specials all month long. Want in? Keep reading for details:
Sister Funk at Gypsy Bar, 4pm to 6pm on Saturday, June 4th // Make your way to Borgata’s tequila bar for a high-energy set by all-female band Sister Funk. The professional cover group will be playing tunes by everyone from Taylor Swift to Patsy Kline, making it the ideal way to kick off your night. Check out their performances for a sneak peek!
America’s Drag Stars at The Music Box, 9pm on Saturday, June 4th // What’s Pride Month without a can’t-be-missed drag show? Nab tickets to catch Sherry Vine, Lady Bunny, Phi Phi O’Hara and Thorgy Thor’s raucous and remarkable evening of music, dance, and, ahem, naughtiness. (Psst: if you caught their winter show, you know it’s a hit.)
Wanda Sykes at The Music Box on Friday, June 10th and Saturday, June 11th // Out comedian and performing extraordinaire Wanda Sykes will make her to Borgata for a weekend chock full of laughs this June. The seasoned stand-up has appeared in and written for dozens of television shows and movies, including a recent recurring role on ABC favorite Black-ish. Buy tickets for both sets here.
Jane Lynch at The Music Box on Saturday, June 25th // Glee alum, advocate and all-around outstanding entertainer Jane Lynch is combining music and comedy for a memorable — and surely hilarious — evening. Get your tickets ASAP — we have a feeling this standout set is going to be super-popular.
TIP: Make a night out of it. Borgata Hotel Casino & Spa has designed an awesome hotel package, which includes a one-night stay in a gorgeous Fiore suite and two-day passes to enjoy Spa Toccare’s men’s and women’s lounges. When you’re done primping, you’ll score $50 towards any Borgata signature restaurant or in-room dining, as well as two complimentary cocktails at B Bar. The package is valid Sunday through Thursday and starts at $229. Click here for more info.