Events & Happenings in New York City!
Thursday, May 7, 2015
10pm at Metropolitan, free
Half-price draft beer every Thursday. First Thursdays: Substance. DJ ManiLa Ice provides the visuals and mans the DJ booth with a mix of soul/electro/new wave/pop. Second Thursdays: Rotating parties—check Face book for the latest. Third Thursdays: Alotta Stuff Auction (8pm-11pm). Drag stars Alotta... (continued)
7:30pm at Cubbyhole, free
Come party with $4 drink specials from 7pm-midnight, plus happy hour until 7pm with half-priced well drinks, wine and all beer.
11am at AOA Bar & Grill, free
The fabulous DJ Nikki Lions will be working her magic on the turntables! Happy Hour from 4pm to 7pm!
4pm at Henrietta Hudson, free
Homotown is an every Thursday night weekly party in the West Village for queers who want to listen to some old school music together and get down. This means soul, Motown, good hip-hop, requests and an evolving set list by DJ Tikka Masala. Happy Hour until midnight!
7pm at Hill & Dale, free
Come check out the sexiest new Thursday party for women. Enjoy the intimate, luxurious space that brings you way back to the Gatsby-era 1920s while a rotating list of some of the city's hottest DJs spin until the wee hours and bartenders Laura and Evan keep you happy all night long. Come party with... (continued)
varied at Soho20 Chelsea Gallery, Free
To the Beat of Her Own Drum
April 28 – May 23
Saturday, May 2, 3-6 pm
Thursday, May 21, 6-8 pm
To The Beat of Her Own Drum, on view at SOHO20 through May 23, presents an intimate audiovisual landscape that magnifies the... (continued)
12pm at Chanel N°5 Exhibit, FREE
On May 7th, CHANEL will open an eleven-day public exhibit entitled “N°5 in a New Light,” which will celebrate the iconic N°5 fragrance every day from 12pm to 8pm through Sunday, May 17.
Located on the corner of Tenth Avenue and 14th Street in the epicenter of Manhattan art gallery culture, the ... (continued)
9:30am at Central Park-Tavern on the Green, Adults- $40 Kids(12 and under)-$25
New York City’s biggest bike tour and rental company presents its most popular guided tour, a two-hour journey that covers both ends of Central Park from top to bottom. From lesser-known sights like Sheep Meadow and Shakespeare Garden to Bethesda Foundation and Strawberry Fields, Bike Central Park... (continued)
8pm at The Chain Theatre, $18
Two 16-year-olds meet at an artsy pre-college program, where they flirt and fight, but are ultimately unable to handle the love they stumble into. Sixteen years later, they are face-to-face again, and innocent nostalgia is turning into something far more difficult. Funny and heartbreaking, this is... (continued)
9:30pm at Stonewall, free
Head down to Stonewall, the birthplace of Pride, and do your Thursday up right. Danielle presents Anything Goes, a night of karaoke, flip cup, pool and tons of sexy ladies. Dani challenges all in a pool game, flip cup, twister, or blow up dolls. Mel, Peggy and guest bartenders keep your whistles... (continued)
9pm at Icon, free
Thursday night is ladies' night at Icon! Crazy Maria presents Lips: Taste the Cherry with special guest DJs every week and the sexiest ladies in Queens! Shots and drink specials all night long!
6pm at Carnegie Hall, Benefit tickets are $500 - $1,500, and tables are
The Collegiate Chorale will hold its Spring Benefit, featuring the U.S. premiere of Kurt Weill and Franz Werfel’s The Road of Promise at Carnegie Hall on May 7, 2015. The event will begin at 6:00pm with cocktails and hors d’oeuvres in Carnegie Hall’s Rose Museum. The performance will commence... (continued)
7pm at Carnegie Hall, $30-$135
The Collegiate Chorale announces that Eli Tokash will join the cast of the US Premiere of Kurt Weill’s The Road of Promise on May 6, 2015 at 8pm and May 7, 2015 at 7pm at Stern Auditorium/Perelman Stage at Carnegie Hall, 881 7th Avenue, New York, NY 10019. Tickets are $30-$135 and are available at... (continued)
8pm at Lucky Jack's
It's the first Thursday of the month, naturally Jest For Fun is back. May 7, 2015! In a super cool venue! We're on NYC's famed Lower East Side at Lucky Jack's for the same great show. Only this time, it's even better. I got some of my favorite funny people coming through.
6pm at SoHo Building, 25
Art Strut will take place on Thursday, May 7th from 6-10pm beginning with a tour of participating galleries in SoHo (Martin Lawrence, Peter Lik and LUMAS), followed by a pop-up gallery and silent auction to benefit ACE Programs for the Homeless at 110 Greene Street.
No one does art like SoHo!... (continued)
1pm at Bronx Museum of the Arts, FREE
The Bronx Museum partners with The Bronx Writers Center at the Bronx Council on the Arts and the PEN World Voices Festival of International Literature to host two workshops for writers followed by a panel of noted African writers in conversation about the importance of elders in life and art. Gain... (continued)
9am at Pier 40, West Side Highway at Houston St., $35-$120
MWA’s annual Waterfront Conference is the New York metropolitan region’s preeminent gathering for the waterfront, bringing together stakeholders from a variety of sectors who share a passion for promoting, enhancing and expanding the waterfront. Panelists and attendees, including New York City... (continued)
5pm at Ginger's, free
Best buy happy hour: half-price on all domestic beers and selected liquors, 5pm-8pm daily. Hostess Anna presides over the karaoke stage. Do you have what it takes? Fuzzy navel specials for $4; Ginger's drafts $5.
check website at James J Walker Field, $20.00
Ladies Village Soccer is a women's only soccer team.
We are a casual network of Ladies who are queer friendly.
No experience necessary - We mix the teams with players who are experienced soccer players and those who just want an excuse to get all sweaty with some lovely ladies.
check listing at Penumbra Foundation, $750.00
Lisa's Cabin Paw Paw, WV
Join instructor Lisa Elmaleh takes on West Virginia and brings wet plate to the field! Learn the wet plate collodion process while getting back to nature. In this workshop, Lisa will teach students how to create glass negatives, tintypes and ambrotypes in camera. Students... (continued)
7pm at Carnegie Hall, $30-$135
The Collegiate Chorale concludes its 2014-2015 season with the US Premiere of Kurt Weill’s The Road of Promise on May 6, 2015 at 8pm and May 7, 2015 at 7pm at Stern Auditorium/Perelman Stage at Carnegie Hall, 881 7th Avenue, New York, NY 10019. Tickets are $30-$135 and are available at www... (continued)
The neighborhood pub for all "the peeps" 365 gay days a year. Daily happy hour specials,...
Happy Hour: 5-7pm, $3 Bud Lights 10pm-2am
NYC's #1 lesbian bar and #1 dance party. Henrietta Hudson is completely renovated: higher ceilings,...
Happy Hour 3-8pm, 2-for-1 well drinks
Metropolitan is Williamsburg's only 7-days-a-week gay and lesbian bar. This hip, fun neighborhood...
Happy Hour 3-9pm including 2-for-1 domestic beer and well drinks
Friendly, laid back, East Village queer bar with a speakeasy feel. Always holds a wonderful mixed...