TOP PICKS: The Best LGBTQ Events This Weekend

Coming up: The Boys of Summer are taking over, and your monthly favorites return.

Boys of Summer have a full line-up of events happening throughout the weekend.

The Boys of Summer have a full lineup of events happening throughout the weekend.


Bears of Summer
5 p.m. to 9 p.m.
Happy Bear, 200 South 12th Street; over 21.

Bears want in on the action too as they help kick off the Boys of Summer weekend with a happy hour filled with drink specials, hairy men, and those all those who love them. TICKETS

Boys of Summer: Pool Party
9 p.m. to 2 a.m.
North Shore Beach Club, 1031 Germantown Avenue; over 21.

DJ KRK will be spinning as hundreds of gay men take a dip in the adult-only pool party that features drink specials and food. TICKETS


Boys of Summer: Block Party Car Wash
2 p.m. to 6 p.m.
Tavern on Camac, 43 South Camac Street; over 21.

An afternoon block party filled with music, outside day-drinking, boys, special guests, and a car-washing experience unlike anything you’ve seen before. TICKETS

Boys of Summer 2016: MAIN EVENT
9 p.m. to 3 a.m.
Voyeur Nightclub, 1221 Saint James Street; over 21.

The 13th-annual Boys of Summer Swimsuit Party Main Event will turn the party up with 40 Pistol Pete Lifeguards and special guest porn stars Billy Santoro and Brian Bonds. TICKETS

10:30 p.m. to 2 a.m.
Fringearts, 140 N Columbus Blvd; over 21.

Come see DAME LUZ of Lemonade Night, Holy Trinity, and CUTNPASTE spinning the best music from pop to latin to dance anthems at this no-cover charge event!


8 p.m. to 2 a.m.
Franky Bradley’s, 1320 Chancellor Street; over 21.

HoneyTree EvilEye gives you another raunchy yet sexually liberating performance lineup, featuring Peek-A-Boo Revue’s Sophie Sucre, Philadelphia Burlesque Battle Royale’s Jezzabelle von Jane, and aerial artist Sean Mychael Green. You don’t want to miss hosts Flirt Vonnegut and La Butcherette as they entice the audience to the sounds of DJ Chris Urban. TICKETS

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