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Boston Pride events this weekend

Pride in Boston will have more grassroots feel this year with the dissolution of Boston Pride. Much thanks needs to go to Boston’s local gay bars and organizations that have have stepped into the void, promising a more diverse and unapologetically queer expression of Pride than Boston has seen in years. Please show these organizations some love and have a fabulous PRIDE.


Pride Beer Garden Takeover at Sam Adams Brewery @6PM
Money raised goes to Transgender Emergency Fund

Boston Pride: Commemoration & Controversy (online) @7PM
Host: The History Project

Gay Comedy Night: Ryan Erwin at White Bull Tavern @8PM
Host: Hideout Comedy

Miss Richfield 1981 – Cancel Cultured Pearls at Club Cafe @8PM
Host: Club Cafe


1st Friday’s w/ Boudoir at ICA Boston @5-9PM (tickets req’d)

Sapphic Nights at GoodLife @9PM-Close

HEROES Pride Month Kick Off Celebration at Sonia @10PM
Host: DJ Brian Halligan, Terri, Mike & Xtine


Pride Market at Nightshift Brewing @11AM-4PM
Host: Boston Women’s Market

Trans Pride Celebration for Liberation at Gov’t Center @11AM-3PM
Host Transgender Emergency Fund

Brendan Kenney’s House Party at Club Cafe @6PM
In the Napleon Room

Pride Kickoff Party at Sedgwick Studios in JP @6-10PM
Host: Sedgwick Studios

Silent Disco Outdoor Pier Party at The Anchor @7-11PM
Host: Lesbian NightLife

Escandalo: Gay Pride Edition at the Volcano Room @10PM
Host: Jazmine Skies w/ Penny & Dezyre

Underbear Pride Edition at The Alley @9PM-2AM
Host: DJ Taffy


We Outside Day Party at Encore @12PM (Tix Req’d)
Host: Men of Melanin Magic

Tea Dance at Night Shift Brewing at LoveJoy Wharf @2-7PM
Host: Boston Proud

Dot Pride Tea Dance at blend @4-8PM
Funds raised go to BAGLY

Bubbles Tea Dance at dbar @4-8PM
Music by DJ Joe Bermudez

Lesbian Tea Dance at DBco @4-8PM
Host Lesbian NightLife

Triple Crown Pageant “Heroes & Villains” at Jacques @4PM
Host Imperial Court of MA


Drag Brunch at Bambara Kitchent + Bar @11AM & 2PM
Featuring: Stef Anya, Christina Faguilera, Alana Thicc

Drag Brunch Sunday at The Liberty Hotel Ballroom @11AM
Featuring music by DJ Stevie Psyclone
Proceeds raised will go to benefit BAGLY

Brunch of Queens at Bayside Function Room (Grand Opening) @12PM
Featuring: Kris Knievil, Teashaboo, Karisma Geneva Jackson-Tae, and Amanda Playwith!

Drag Brunch at Notch Brewery 12PM-4PM
Hosts Pam & Bruiser w/ DJ Ms Mango

Illusions The Drag Brunch Boston @1:30PM
Hosted upstairs at Hennessey’s

Drag Me To Brunch at Carrie Nation Cocktail Club @2PM
Hosts Destiny Boston and Dee Dee de Ray

More programming and events will be added as they are announced and promoted each Sunday in June. To see the full list of Boston Pride events visit 2022 Boston Pride Guide.

Sunday tea dances in Boston: Jocks-n-Bears

No plans for the day? Stop by dbar or Club Cafe for their tea dances today.

dbar’s tea dance is co-presented by FLAG Flag Football and begins at 4PM. Feel free to wear your favorite sports jersey and join DJ Joe Bermudez who will be playing music all afternoon. DUDES N DRAG Drag Show tickets will be available for purchase. 

Easily the most friendly and body-positive group of men in Boston are the Bear Community. This week’s Bear Tea Dance at Club Cafe will have great music by DJ Brian Derrick starting at 5PM and the event will host a raffle to help fund raise for the Boston AIDS Walk & Run that will take place Sunday, September 26th.

Tea dances in Boston today

Don’t let the crappy weather this month bum you out. Four great DJs are playing your favorite music this afternoon so you can make Sunday a fun day.

Club Cafe and DJ Stevie Psyclone are hosting their monthly Bear Tea Dance so bring your handkerchiefs. If you need help on what color and which pocket to place it in, visit this guide page on the handkerchief code.

dbar in Dorchester continues with their weekly summer tea dance party and with DJ Susan Esthera playing your favorite music.

blend also in Dorchester is hosting their equaliTEA Disco Dance party with DJ Brian Derrick and the fabulous co-hosts Penny & Mizery with proceeds going to benefit the not-for-profit Verna Felton.

La Makina at Revere Beach is hosting the only Latino Tea Dance in Boston today with DJ Freddy Sanchez & Alex Nova.

New weekly Tea Dance in Dorchester

dbar hosts Boston’s first and only weekly outdoor tea dance on the dbar patio every Sunday from 4PM – 8PM (no tea dance on July 4). Tell your friends, come down and support this great new weekly party.

Show Tune Tuesday @dbar tonight

No plans tonight? How about dinner and a show at dbar?

Show Tune Tuesday is back every Tuesday with VJ Ryan Grow starting at 8PM.

ShowTune Tuesday Turns 10

Happy birthday

No plans tomorrow evening? Why don’t you head over to dbar in Dorchester to enjoy ShowTune Tuesday. This weekly event is celebrating it’s 10th anniversary.

Congratulations to the entire dbar staff for making ShowTune Tuesdays such a fantastic success and giving all of us a place to go and enjoy ourselves.

ShowTune Tuesday at dbar turns 10

dbar 2017 Pride photo shoot video

gay boston, boston pride 20172017 Boston Pride officially starts on Friday, June 2nd. To get everyone in the spirit and to promote dbar’s annual parties during pride week (Showtune Tuesday on June 6 and Stoplight Party on June 9) each year the bar holds a photo shoot in Provincetown.

Below is a video from the photo shoot, showing models Nico, Rob and Chris goofing around and appearing to have a lot of fun. Feel free to share with friends.

Tonight: Pop Rocks karaoke duets night at dbar


Grab a partner for Duets Karaoke Night at dbar tonight where you can sing your favorite song as a pair with the help of VJ Ryan Grow. There are over $300 in prizes available for the best musical stylings of the night.

Anyone have the chops to sing this personal favorite?

6th Annual Summer Sports Tea Dance today 4-8PM

dbar Tea DanceCheck out dbar in Dorchester later today. They will be hosting the 6th Annual Summer Sports TeaDance from 4-8PM.

Stop by the registration table at the Tea Dance wearing your favorite sports gear and best wig to be part of a photo contest. For those who are interested they will snap a  glamour shot and post it in the #WigFun4Victory photo album on Facebook. Encourage your friends to vote for you by liking the photo. Contest winners will be announced on Monday, September 12 and the three photos with the most likes will win prizes.

All proceeds from the event will benefit Victory Programs and the 2,300 men, women and children we provide hope, health and housing for each year.

dbar Tea Dance today from 4-8PM

dbar, dotOUT

dbar tea dance today 4-8 pm

Set your phasers to stunning, because dbar’s first tea dance of 2016 will be Out of This World! Think sexy astronauts, naughty aliens, and disco planets—all species are welcome to teleport in for beverages and beats by DJ Stevie Psyclone.

The party is hosted by DotOut, Dorchester’s LGBTQ neighborhood association with all proceeds will benefit local charities. Beam me up, hottie!

More information about today’s tea dance at dbar, here.

dbar Battle of the Decades continues

dbar battle of the decadesdbar’s Battle of the Decades party continues this Saturday featuring music from the 1990s, starting at 10:00 PM.  The 1990s had great music from bands and musicians like No Doubt, Madonna, Daft Punk and Whitney Houston.

This week’s party starts at 10PM on Saturday, November 14th

More information about dbar and the Battle of the Decades party, here.

dbar 5th Annual summer sports tea dance today

dbar summer sports tea dance5th Annual Summer Sports Tea Dance
Sunday, August 30th from 4:00 pm – 8:00 pm
dbar, 1236 Dorchester Avenue, Boston

For more information check out their event page on Facebook


dbar Tea Dance this Sunday 4-8 pm

dbar summer sports tea dance5th Annual Summer Sports Tea Dance
Sunday, August 30th from 4:00 pm – 8:00 pm
dbar, 1236 Dorchester Avenue, Boston

For more information check out their event page on Facebook

A $20 donation is requested with proceeds going to Victory Programs. Enjoy a fun afternoon with friends at dbar with DJ Gay Jim who will be playing great music.

DotOUT summer solstice tea dance at dbar – Sunday, June 21st

Show Tune Tuesday @dbarCome celebrate one of the longest days of the year as DotOUT celebrates its 11 year anniversary at dbar with the Summer Solstice Tea Dance on Sunday, June 21st.

DotOUT Summer Solstice Tea Dance at dbar
Sunday, June 21
4:00 – 8:00 PM

A $10 suggested donation is requested with the proceeds going to benefit Network LaRed, www.tnlr.org. To get you in the mood, here are a few photos from past Summer Solstice Tea Dances at dbar.

dbar summer tea danceDBar Tea dance 8.25 dbar Summer Tea Dance 2

dbar Stop Light Party on Friday, June 12

dbar Stop Light Party

Photo Credits: Kevin Day Photography  // Artistic Director: Joshua Wilmoth 

dbar’s annual Stop Light Party during Boston Pride Week is tomorrow, Friday, June 12th.  Party starts at 10 PM – No cover.

Wear Green if your Single
Wear Red if your in a relationship
Wear Yellow for everything in between

Click here for the Stop Light Facebook event page