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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.

What to do this weekend

Below is a list of what is happening in Boston and Provincetown. Show your love by supporting our gay bars and businesses. If you have an event you want included, email bosguymail@gmail.com.

Boston Gay Bars

The Alley
THURSDAY: Canada Drag Race viewing party @7PM and Trivia Night
FRIDAY: Jim Beam Promo 7-9PM & DJ Begbick @10PM
SATURDAY: Wicked Pah (puppy play group) 7-10PM & Gear Night w/ DJ Brian Derrick @10PM
SUNDAY: Bearaoke Karaoke Night @8PM

THURSDAY: Queen of the Universe Music Show @8PM
FRIDAY: SUPERNATURE w/ DJ Brian Derrick and host Penny Tentiary & Lilly Rose @10PM
SATURDAY: Mayhem Saturdays w/ DJ Aga @10PM
SUNDAY: Mizery Loves Company Drag Brunch (SOLD OUT) @11AM

Cathedral Station
THURSDAY: Watch the Bruins play the Islanders @7:30PM
FRIDAY: Watch the Celtics host the Warriors @7:30PM
SATURDAY: Watch the Celtics host the Knicks @7PM, the Bruins play the Canadiens @7PM, and the Patriots (9-4) play Indy (7-6) @8:20PM
SUNDAY: Brunch served starting @11AM

Club Cafe
THURSDAY: Queens of the Universe viewing party @8PM, DJ Andrea Stamas & host Mizery @10PM
FRIDAY: DJ Stevie Psyclone @10PM
SATURDAY: DJ Begbick @10PM
SUNDAY: Sexy Santa Bear Tea w/ DJ Begbick @5PM

FRIDAY: Karaoke Night w/ Ryan Grow @10PM
SATURDAY: Slay Saturday come dressed naughty or nice w/ DJ Jay Ine @10PM
SUNDAY: “Iced” Tea w/ DJ Cole Slaw & host Pristine Christine @4PM

Jacques Cabaret
THURSDAY: Now That’s What I Call A Drag Show! w/ Crystal Crawford & Amanda Playwith @8PM
FRIDAY: Jacques Underground – Another Evening with Patty Bourrée: “Dear Santa, Get me on Drag Race” @8PM & Drag Me To The Main Stage w/ Destiny @10PM
SATURDAY: Jacques Underground – $h!tfaced Standup. hosted by Worcester’s Sweetheart, Niki Luparelli @8PM & Drag Me To The Main Stage w/ Dee Dee DeRay @10PM
SUNDAY: Sunday Fun Day – Open Mic @7PM

Call 617-426-8902 for show information and to reserve seats.

Legacy & Candi Bar (Gay Mafia Boston)
THURSDAY: Serve Thursdays w/ Hoso Live! & Mixologist Rob Botelho @10PM
FRIDAY: Bussdown Fridays “Pajama Party” w/ DJ FrenchY @10PM
SATURDAY: FurBall – Bad Santa clothes check & music by The Perry Twins @10PM
SUNDAY: Hot Mess Sundays at Candi Bar @10PM

Trophy Room
THURSDAY: Watch the Bruins play the Islanders @7:30PM
FRIDAY: Watch the Celtics host the Warriors @7:30PM
SATURDAY: Watch the Celtics host the Knicks @7PM, the Bruins play the Canadiens @7PM, and the Patriots (9-4) play Indy (7-6) @8:20PM
SUNDAY: Brunch served all day

LGBTQ+ nights & events

Ryan Landry and his cast of misfits, The Gold Dust Orphans return with their annual holiday show after a two year absence. A Grinchley Christmas Carol runs Thursday thru Sunday December 2 – 19th.

Purchase your tickets here.

THURSDAY: DotOUT hosts Ugly Sweater Party at Harp & Bard Thursday at 8PM

FRIDAY: Gumdrops and the Funny Uncle cabaret show is at Club Cafe this Friday at 7PM

FRIDAY: Wicked PAH’s Alley Pups social returns to The Alley at 7-10PM

FRIDAY: Slay LGBTQIA night with DJ Michael Giller is at La Makina at 9PM

FRIDAY & SATURDAY: Diva Royale Drag Show Upstairs at Hennessey’s starting at 7:30PM

SATURDAY: Pissi RUINS Christmas Drag Comedian, Pissi Myles, from NJ brings her holiday spectacular to Club Cafe for one night only – doors open at 6:30PM

SATURDAY: The Ultimate Drag Pop Up is at Warehouse XI at 7PM

SATURDAY: Divas Latinas Night with host Gia Martinez & D’Witches at La Makina

SUNDAY: LEATHER-ETTE: Penitence w/ music by ShyTalk Leather attire encouraged at Phoenix Landing

Drag brunches in Boston

Some drag brunches require tickets purchased ahead of time. Click the event links shared below for ticketing and reservation information.

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

Heels & Mimosas Drag Brunch
Sunday @11AM
at Premiere Broadway (Somerville)

Drag Me To Brunch
Sunday 12PM – 4PM
Hosted at Carrie Cocktail Nation Club

And finally… another resource for what is happening at Boston gay bars is KikiPedia.