Weekend Roundup

The New Year's Edition

Courtesy of DJ Deejay

Friday, Dec. 30

Philadelphia Black Gay Pride is hosting a happy hour at Ms. Tootsie’s (5 p.m.).

DJ Deejay plays MMP at the Barbara Gittings Gay & Lesbian Collection at the Free Library of Philly (10 p.m.).

The Cirque Risque Holiday Show plays the Superstar Theatre at Resorts in Atlantic City (10 p.m.). Also check out Believe: Divas in a Man’s World (10 p.m.) at the Resorts’ Screening Room.

Saturday. Dec. 31

The Philadelphia Orchestra presents works from Vienna (7:30 p.m.) during a special New Year’s Eve performance.

DJ Deejay plays New Year’s Eve at Silk City (8 p.m.).

Stimulus presents its Third Annual New Year’s Eve party (9 p.m.) at Voyeur.

Resorts in Atlantic City celebrates New Year’s Eve at Pro Bar (9 p.m.). Or celebrate at the Brass Rail with Joey the Hatt (9 p.m.).

Beagle Tavern celebrates the New Year (9 p.m.) with Thunder Showers and Summer Clearance in Norristown.

Ring in 2012 at Sisters (9 p.m.) with drink specials, dancing and a champagne toast at midnight.

Stir is serving up one-dollar drinks all night with DJ Dan Wallace (9 p.m.).

Celebrate the New Year at the Crystal Tea Room (9 p.m.) with great food and a balloon drop at midnight.

Gladys Knight plays the Tropicana in Atlantic City (9:30 p.m.).

Arts Garage is hosting a New Year’s Eve bash (10 p.m).

A Voice 4 All People sponsors New Year’s Eve at the Arch Street United Methodist Church (10 p.m.) with music and food courtesy of the LGBT gospel choir.

ICandy also hosts a New Year’s Eve party (10 p.m.) with a buffet, party favors and toast at midnight.

The ball drops in Media (11 p.m.) with a performance by Philly Gumbo.

Check out the fireworks at Penn’s Landing just before midnight.

Sunday, Jan. 1


Courtesy of The Scene

Kimmel Center hosts a family-friendly New Year’s Day party with live entertainment (10 a.m.).

Beth Hart plays The Blockley (12 p.m.).

Didn’t get enough last night? Sisters parties with two levels of DJs (1 p.m.) just a half-block from the Mummer’s parade on Broad Street (the parade gets started at 10 a.m.).

ICandy invites all the ladies for the Ladies 2000 New Year’s Day bash (3 p.m.) with DJ Michael DeCero.

The Scene party takes over Voyeur (3 p.m.) for a New Year’s Tea Dance (3 p.m.) with DJs Kash and Carl Michaels.

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