Below is a list of what is happening in Boston and Provinceton this weekend. Show your love by supporting our gay bars and businesses. If you have an event you want included, email firstname.lastname@example.org.
Boston Gay Bars
THURSDAY: RPDR All-Star viewing party at 8PM
FRIDAY: Friday Feels w music by Twisted Gleam at 10PM
SATURDAE: So Hot Saturdaes “LGBTQ Artists” w/ DJ Stevie Psyclone at 10PM
SUNDAY: Disco Brunch starts at 11AM
Cathedral Station Open but no programming scheduled.
Club Cafe – Proof of COVID-19 vaccination required for entry starting 8/16
THURSDAY: RPDR All-Star viewing party at 8PM & DJ FrenchY at 10PM, show at 12:30AM
FRIDAY: Join DJ Stevie Psyclone at 10PM
SATURDAY: Join DJ Brian Derrick at 10PM
SUNDAY: Throwback Tea Dance w/ DJ Brian Derrick at 5PM
FRIDAY: Karaoke Night – Give me back my mic w/ Ryan Grow at 8PM
SATURDAY: The category is… dance party w/ DJ Jay Ine at 10PM
SUNDAY: Snowstorm Speedo patio themed tea dance w/ DJ Joe Bermudez at 4PM
Jacques Cabaret – Proof of COVID-19 vaccination required for entry
THURSDAY: Now That’s What I Call A Drag Show! at 8PM
FRIDAY: Basement Babes: Burlesque Takeover at 7:15PM & 10PM & Drag Me To The Main Stage at 10PM
SATURDAY: Drag Me To The Main Stage at 10PM
SUNDAY: Sunday Fun Day – Open Mic
Call 617-426-8902 for show information and to reserve seats.
Legacy & Candi Bar (Gay Mafia Boston)
THURSDAY: Serve Thursdays: Denali Live w/ Mystique Summers at Legacy at 10PM
FRIDAY: Bussdown Fridays w/ DJ FrenchY at Legacy at 10PM
SATURDAY: All Stars Under the Stars Block Party w/ DJ Richie LaDue at Legacy at 10PM
SUNDAY: Hot Mess w/ DJ Richie LaDue & Coleslaw at Candi Bar at 10PM
Trophy Room has reopened! No programming scheduled at the moment.
LGBTQ+ nights & events
THURSDAY: PRIDE Boston hosts Dodgeball (Open Play) at Garvey Park in Dorchester starting at 7:30PM ($5) all are welcome to come down to play.
THURSDAY: LesbianNIghtLife hosts Single & Social at the Anchor Boston in Charlestown, starting at 7PM (tickets required).
FRIDAY: Boston Drag Extravaganza at Club Cafe starts at 7PM – doors open at 6PM (proof of vaccination req’d for entry).
FRIDAY: Beach Ball Friday w/ DJ Michael Giller and host Lady German in Revere Beach.
SATURDAY: Kiki Beach If you’re unsure where the boys go on M Street Beach, check out the map on the Kiki Beach Boston Facebook Page, but when in doubt follow the good music and speedos.
SATURDAY: Latina Night: Noche de Estrallas comes to La Makina nightclub on Revere Beach.
SUNDAY: M Street Beach TakeOver continues each Sunday from 10AM – 5PM.
SUNDAY: Bears & Brews returns to DBco. this Sunday starting at 4PM.
Drag brunches in Boston
Some drag brunches require tickets purchased ahead of time. Click the event links shared below for ticketing and reservation information.
And finally… another resource for what is happening at Boston gay bars is KikiPedia.
Provincetown gay bars & entertainment
For more information about live entertainment in Provincetown this week (and all month) click here. Click the links below for more information about each bar.
A House – One of Provincetown’s most popular dance clubs.
Aqua Bar – Located at the Aquarium Marketplace, with views of the harbor.
Backstreet Club – Previously Club Purgatory will NOT reopen this summer.
Buoy Bar – Located on Commercial Street at The Boatslip. It is fabulous for people watching (esp after Tea).
The Club – Lea Delaria’s supper club includes live entertainment in the lounge.
Dive Bar – Weekend piano bar at The Crown & Anchor.
Harbor Lounge – Waterfront cocktail lounge in the East End.
Little Bar – Provincetown’s oldest bar.
Macho Bar – Provincetown’s longest running leather and denim bar.
Monkey Bar – Will NOT reopen this summer.
Paramount – Located at the Crown & Anchor. This is Ptown’s largest dance club.
Porchside Lounge – Located at The Gifford House.
Provincetown Brewery – Popular brew pub on Bradford Street.
Shipwreck Lounge – Located at the Brass Key Guest House.
Tin Pan Alley – This restaurant has a lively piano bar that has a friendly crowd.
The Vault – Located at the Crown & Anchor. This is a leather / fetish bar.
Velvet Lounge – Dance club with DJ Mark Louque spinning each Friday.
The Wave Bar – Located at the Crown & Anchor. This is a fun video bar.
Missing a favorite bar / club in Provincetown? Share it in the comments section. If the status of these bars / clubs change, it will be noted.