TOP PICKS: The Best LGBTQ Events This Weekend

Coming up: comedy, parties, and a qFLIX affair!

Zaddy returns for a special "Summer Vibes" edition.

Zaddy returns for a special “Summer Vibes” edition.


DTF: Darryl and Timaree Fun Hour
8:30 p.m. to 10 p.m.
Franky Bradley’s, 1320 Chancellor Street; over 21.

“The greatest sex ed/comedy/game show in the known universe” is back with Gayborhood favorite Dr. Timaree and popular comedian Darryl Charles as they chat about sex and everything under the covers.

Zaddy!: Summer Vibes Edition
10 p.m. to 2 a.m.
Boxers PHL, 1330 Walnut Street; over 21.

Josh Schonewolf presents another summer fest that’s filled with your favorite gay performers like Kemar Jewel, Queen Bev, and Tiel. No cover charge.

Honeypot Bear Social
11 p.m. to 2 a.m.
U Bar, 1220 Locust Street; over 21.

The official afterparty for the qFLIX Film Festival includes attractive bears and drink specials.


Let’s Get Friendly, Philly!: A FUNdraiser for Team Friendly Philadelphia
6 p.m. to 9 p.m.
Tabu Lounge & Sports Bar, 200 South 12th Street; over 21.

The nonprofit Team Friendly Philadelphia strives to help combat the stigma of HIV/AIDS. Your $10 cover charge will get you in for a charitable night of drink specials, live performances, and philanthropy.

Back 2 Basics: July Edition
10 p.m. to 2 a.m.
Tabu Lounge & Sports Bar, 200 South 12th Street; over 21.

It’s billed as “your favorite booty-shaking, bass-thumping, heart-pumping Saturday queer dance party,” and the $5-before-midnight cover charge is worth it.

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