Weekend Roundup

Are you ready to paint the town green?

Friday, March 16

Get Lucky (5 p.m.) at Stir to ring in the St. Patrick’s Day weekend with Irish Car Bombs and special green drinks.

Tavern on Camac gets into the holiday spirit with a St. Patrick’s Day Blowout (6 p.m) with specials on Jameson, Car Bombs and Jell-O shots. You may be seeing little green men by last call.

The Red and Pink Warriors read from The Vagina Monologues (7 p.m.) at Voyeur and Woody’s (March 17) during a special two-day event to benefit Women Against Abuse and The Write to Heal.

Adam Hymans is the featured guest during the Men of All Colors Together meeting (7:30 p.m.) at the William Way.

Tabu turns two (8 p.m.) and the sports bar is celebrating with drink specials all night long – including free samples of Magner’s Cider from 10 p.m. to midnight to help ring in St. Patrick’s Day.

Gender EDGE takes over the Beaumount Warehouse (8 p.m.) with artists, musicians and live music in the name of trans-queer activism.

Nineteen (XIX) hosts the Celtic Women of Illusion Drag Show (9 p.m.) featuring Athena Knight, Scarlet Lettah and Sharon Husbands.

Sing out, Louise, during karaoke at the Beagle Tavern, (9:30 p.m.).

March Stimulus celebrates St. Patrick’s Day (10 p.m.) at Finnegan’s Wake with music, dancing, go-go girls and some fun goodies from the oh-so-sexy Slumber Parties.

DJ Deejay kicks out the jams at Sisters (10 p.m.).

Milan from “RuPaul’s Drag Race” makes a special appearance at The Raven (11:30 p.m.) in New Hope for a “Night of Glamour.”

Saturday, March 17

City of Brotherly Love Softball kicks off spring training (11 a.m.) at the Palumbo Rec Center in South Philly followed by a St. Patrick’s Day pub crawl and scavenger hunt through the Gayborhood (4 p.m.).

The Philly Gryphons take on the Boston Ironsides in a fierce game of rugby (noon) at George Pepper Middle School.

It’s Black-Tie GayBINGO at the Crystal Tea Room (6:30 p.m.), an evening of cocktails, dinner, dancing and a silent auction to benefit the AIDS Fund.

Party Like a Porn Star (8 p.m.) at Voyeur to celebrate Gunner’s birthday. A portion of proceeds benefits Equality PA. And rumor has it Gunner will be making a special appearance in his very famous birthday suit.

Tabu hosts Saturday Night Live, a women’s dance party (10 p.m.).

ICandy’s Shamrock’d (10 p.m.) features DJ Michael DeCero and drink specials all night.

Sunday, March 18

Nurse your “Irish flu” with the St. Patty’s Day Hangover Brunch (noon) at Sisters with green eggs and ham (we’re kidding). But they will be serving up a brunch buffet with Bloody Mary’s and Mimosas.

Enjoy A Taste of Philadelphia (5 p.m.) to benefit Quince Productions at the Artists’ House Gallery. Click here to find out which famous chefs are participating and how you can reserve tickets.

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