5 Unique LGBTQ Events This Weekend

Coming up: Foxes and dancers and bears, oh my!

Franky's Foxes is throwing an anniversary party Friday night.

Franky’s Foxes is throwing an anniversary party Friday night.


Roger Lee Dance Hollywood
8 p.m. to 10 p.m.
Performance Garage, 1515 Brandywine Street; all ages.

The award-winning Roger Lee Dance Company is back with a phenomenal show that spotlights the highs and lows of Hollywood through modern contemporary choreography. Tickets can be purchased online and include other special registration offers and details.

Bearlesque Does Divas
9 p.m. to 2 a.m.
Tabu Lounge & Sports Bar, 200 South 12th Street; over 21.

Josh Schonewolf and his gang of feisty bear performers are putting on a third-anniversary showstopper like no other. Come out for drinks and a chance to see your faves channel their inner Britney, Gaga, Madonna and more.

Franky’s Foxes Anniversary Show
9:30 p.m. to 2 a.m.
Franky Bradley’s, 1320 Chancellor Street; over 21.

DJ Chris Urban will be spinning as Franky’s Foxes celebrates its epic one-year anniversary with special guests Lady Poison, Omyra Lynn, Ms. Karma, and Zsa Zsa St. James. There are some impressive drink specials and other surprises; tickets are available online.


Gays in the Park 2016
1 p.m. to 4 p.m.
Schuylkill River Trail; all ages.

Gays in the Park are back to welcome everyone in the community to some springtime frolicking under the shade. They will be meeting south of Walnut St. and encourage guests to “look for the gaggle of gays” as a sign of proper entry.

Bearracuda PHILLY!
9 p.m. to 2 a.m.
The Bike Stop, 206 South Quince Street; over 21.

Bearracuda, the best-attended bear dance party in America, has set its sights on Philly this weekend. Come out and dance to the sounds of L.A.’s DJ Mateo Segade on the top two floors of the Bike Shop. Details about the after-party and more can be found at bearracuda.com.

NOTE: If you have weekend LGBTQ events that you would like considered for our top picks, please email us at gphilly@phillymag.com.