What to do this week: Sept 9 – 15

Here are 50+ suggestions for things to do in and around Boston. Suggestions range from Queer Tango to a discussion hosted by The History project about 3 lesbians on the front lines of Boston’s AIDS crisis to opening nights for three plays The Crucible, Choir Boy and Nixon’s Nixon.

This weekend there is a lot happening including National Gay Pilots Association: Cape Cod Classic (in Ptown), Riverfest 20192019 Boston Local Food Festival and Open Newbury Street.

And finally, shout outs to these parties that look like a lot of fun: FUZZ on Friday, Ultra Violet Glow Party on Saturday and Tea Dance Diva Battle Round 1: Madonna Vs Gaga this Sunday.

Temptation Tuesday, handsome, hunkMONDAY – THURSDAY

Queer Boston Board Gamers  are meeting up at Aeronaut Brewing Company on Monday from 6-9PM in Somerville

Drag Queen Trivia: Toys and Games Edition starts at 7PM on Monday at A4cade in Central Square

Drag Bingo is every Monday starting at 7PM free to play at Club Cafe in Boston

Queer Tango Open House is this Monday starting at 7:30PM at the Center for Arts at the Armory in Somerville – Free intro class will be followed by a 5-week beginner series – all are welcome

All Star Mondays is a weekly drag show with performances at 11:30PM and 12:30AM at Machine in Boston

Boston Gay Professionals Networking  is hosting a networking / cocktail social at Alcove by North Station on Tuesday at 6:30PM in Boston

Boston Drag Gauntlet Cycle 3 Challenge #2 starts at 7:30PM on Tuesday at Jacques Cabaret in Bay Village

Lesbian Speed Dating is Tuesday from 8-10PM at the W Hotel in Boston

Dirty Water Saloon Line Dancing for Queers & friends has country-western two-step, west coast swing and line dancing each Tuesday from 7-10PM (all are welcome) at the Milky Way Lounge in JP

Showtune Tuesday hosted by VJ Ryan Grow starts at 9PM every Tuesday at dbar in Dorchester

Karaoke Night starts at 10PM every Tuesday at Jacques in Boston

Stump Trivia with Jonathan Brett is guaranteed fun and has lots of prizes (trivia starts at 8PM) hosted every Tuesday at Club Cafe in Boston

Boston Moth StorySLAM: NEIGHBORHOODS doors open at 6:30 on Wednesday (stories begin at 7PM) at the WBUR CitySpace (near B.U.)

Atomic Karaoke with DJ Stevie Psyclone & Jonathan Brett is every Wednesday at Club Cafe in Boston

Trivia Night comes to Cathedral Station every Wednesday from 8-10PM

3 women on the front lines of Boston’s AIDS crisis hosted by (and at) The History Project: In 1980s Boston, three lesbians  fought against the stigma and discrimination experienced by people caught in the AIDS epidemic and gave care and dignity to those who were dying Thursday from 6-8PM

National Gay Pilots Association: Cape Cod Classic returns to Provincetown, starting on Thursday (Sept 12 – 15) for their annual event 

Freddie Mercury Patio Party is this Thursday from 5-8PM at the Hard Rock Cafe Boston

The Crucible (OPENING NIGHT) at the Central Square Theater – production will run through October 13 in Central Square

Free Pool is available all evening at Cathedral Station every Thursday

New Alley Bar Trivia Night is at 8PM every Thursday at The Alley Bar in DTX Boston

Karaoke Thursdays is every Thursday at Machine with your hosts Rob Botelho and Emphysema Menthol 100s in Boston

#Yaasss Thursdays with hosts Penny Tentiary, Yune Neptune, and resident DJ Begbick plays the area’s best hip hop and top 40 at Club Cafe

National Gay Pilots Assoc meets in Ptown this weekend for the Cape Cod Classic


Queer Inclusive Climbing Klub (QuICK) Pizza night and climbing club at Brooklyn Boulders in Somerville

The Art of Taste join Siddhartha V. Shah, PEM’s Curator of Indian and South Asian Art, in conversation with Ted Allen (Queer Eye & Chopped) and chef Maneet Chauhan as they explore how the connections between the culinary, visual, music and performance arts. After, taste a few of Chauhan’s favorite dishes paired with beers from her brewery on Friday starting at 7PM in Salem

Choir Boy (OPENING NIGHT) at The Calderwood Pavilion – the SpeakEasy Stage Co. production will run through October 12 in South End

Serving Face w/ Veronica Vandersnatch is this Friday starting at 9PM downstairs at Jacques in Bay Village

Dueling Drag Divas are back this summer at Mainestreet in Ogunquit performing each Friday and Saturday at 9:30PM (Tix required)

FUZZ returns this Friday (doors open at 10PM) at the Alley Bar in Boston

Casual Fridays is a weekly dance party with no cover featuring DJ Begbick at the Alley Bar in DTX

FO-MO Fridays are every Friday at Blend in Dorchester – doors open at 10PM

Anthem Fridays is the weekly dance party hosted by DJ Stevie Psyclone (no cover before 11PM) at Club Cafe every Friday

Seaport Sweat X Spartan Workout Tour is a FREE 60-minute body weight session that starts at 11AM on the Seaport Commons

Riverfest 2019 is back at Assembly Row all day on Saturday from 2 – 9PM in Somerville

Sips with a Somm: For the love of Pinot is a fun way to learn about Pinot on Saturday starting at 4PM with Boston Chops Sommelier – admission gets you 8 wines and 3 bites – I attended a previous tasting and wrote about it here

Nixon’s Nixon (OPENING NIGHT) at the NewRep Theater will run through October 6 in Watertown

Ultra Violet Glow Party is at dbar this Saturday – doors open at 10PM in Dorchester

Mayhem Saturdays bring your friends for a fun night out with great music at Blend in Dorchester

MOBD Muscle Otter Bear Daddy is hosted downstairs at the Middle East in Central Square – doors open at 10PM

Legacy Saturdays on Saturday starting at 10PM in the Theater District

Video Night Tracks every Saturday night join VJ Ryan Grow at Cathedral Station starting at 9:30PM

Grunt is a weekly dance party with no cover for burly men and their admirers, starting at 10PM at the Alley Bar in DTX

UNITE Saturdays is a weekly dance party at Club Cafe with DJ Susan Esthera (no cover before 11PM) in Boston

Open Newbury Street closes down the street on Sunday from 10AM-6PM to let pedestrians take over the retail and restaurant mecca

SoWa Open Market SoWa Open Market is now open every Sunday from 10AM – 4PM through the end of October in Boston

2019 Boston Local Food Festival is this Sunday from 11AM – 5PM along the Rose Kennedy Greenway – bring your appetite

Brunch of Queens: I love the 90s! is this Sunday at the Bell in Hand Pub from 11AM – 4PM in Boston

Tea Dance Diva Battle Round 1: Madonna Vs Gaga is this Sunday starting at 4PM w/ dueling DJs AGA & BEGBICK battling for supremacy – hosted by Ms Miranda Wright’s (Madonna) and Alana THICC (GAGA) $10 suggested donation w/proceeds going to support BAGLY at Blend in Dorchester

Gen-X Tea Dance never has a cover and always has great music from 70s 80s & 90s, starting at 6PM no cover every Sunday at Club Cafe in Boston

Karaoke at the Alley is every Sunday starting at 8PM in Boston

Pajama Party is a weekly dance party hosted every Sunday starting at 10PM at Machine in Boston

Hot Mess Sundays at Candibar in the Theater District is every Sunday starting at 10PM in Boston

Send me information about your upcoming programs and events in my blog’s comment section or message me the details on Facebook.

2 responses to “What to do this week: Sept 9 – 15

  1. Rob Wilson looking better than ever!



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