Gay Events New York City

Spartacus offers you the most comprehensive guide for queer events in and around New York City. We currently have 37 events in 15 locations for you and listed them in a clear arrangement. Feel like dancing? Or rather like a relaxed pub night with friends? A special adventure or a kinky night? We show you the right place for every fancy, from big events to gay clubs. We always give you the latest information.

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New York City Now

Abolitionist Book Club

Now - 7pm

Looking for a way to improve your literacy around issues of the the carceral state, the system of oppression it rests on, and how to organize against it? Meet new comrades and build an analysis at a..

New York City Tonight

Pigs in a Blanket

Today 9pm - 10:30pm

Join Pissi Myles and Sherry Pie in an all out salute to everything ridiculous at Barracuda Lounge in New York! Silly games and numbers, and even a chance to win a prize or two.

Friends Tavern
GOGO Xplosion ✧ Booty Candy

Today 10pm - 4am

GOGO Xplosion Once A Month LAP DANCE PARTY BOOTY CALL Sunday January 26th 7 SEXY DANCERS / Dj Joss Alvarez / No cover One of the best gay bars in Queens and New York City, good music, sexy..

New York City Tomorrow

Boys & Booze Mondays

Tomorrow 1pm - 4am

Boys & Booze Mondays! $6 Absoluts, $10 Draft Beer & Shot & $3 Posh Shot. DJ Kamal 9pm-4am. Happy Hour 1pm-9pm | FREE PIZZA AT 11pm! | No cover. 405 West 51st St.

Final Exam Horror Trivia V

Tomorrow 7pm - 9pm

It's the First Exam of 2020, and Rockbar NYC wants to make sure that you're keeping your resolution of doing more horror trivia! On January 27th, all bets are off as hosts Ted and Mike throw five..

Get On The Stage

Tomorrow 7pm - 9:30pm

Get On the Stage is an open mic based around uplifting and centering the voices of marginalized voices who are often included by Western labels and institutions.

The Eagle NYC
Foot Fetish Mondays

Tomorrow 10pm - 4am

Foot worshipping (aka podophilia) is a pronounced sexual interest in feet. Mondays nights at The Eagle NYC focus on Foot Fetischism on the 2nd floor.

The Duplex
Drag at The Duplex Featuring Chandelier

Tomorrow 11pm - 1am

See the incomparable Chandelier each and every Monday night Upstairs @ The Duplex. Never a cover charge. Three floor cabaret and piano bar. Diverse but very gay local crowd.

New York City Tuesday

Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual & Transgender Community Center
Trax Program at The LGBT Center

28 Jan 4pm - 6pm

#RoadRecovery #TraxProgram provides #peersupport and music workshops for at-risk youth at The Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual & Transgender Community Center in Manhattan.

Kimberly Sue: Women, Incarceration, + the American Opioid Crisis

28 Jan 7pm - 9:30pm

This event will celebrate the NYC book launch of Getting Wrecked: Women, Incarceration, and the American Opioid Crisis (UCPress, 2019).

Pajama Party!

28 Jan 8pm - 11pm

Pajama Party at Rockbar! Pack your pajamas in your workbag and enjoy some of NYC's best comedic and musical entertainers! HOSTED BY: Ames Beckerman FEATURING: Meghan Frank Michael Cassidy..

Icon Bar
Schitt's Creek Viewing Party

28 Jan 9pm - 2am

Come watch the sixth and FINAL season of Schitt's Creek here in Astoria, every Tuesday at 9pm. Then stay for the Sherry & Misty Show!

The Duplex
Brent McGee on the Keys

28 Jan 9pm - 4am

Every Tuesday night visit Brent, Thea, and Dino for a crazy night of music unlike any other in the city. Open mic all night, never a cover charge. Three floor cabaret and piano bar.

The Eagle NYC
Hanky Tuesdays

28 Jan 10pm - 4am

Sport your color(s) in your back pocket every Hanky Tuesday at The Eagle NYC. Enjoy 2-4-1 Well Drinks. Classic leather/levi bar on 3 levels including a roof top bar, very popular.

New York City Wednesday

The Pleasure Chest
Pegs Over Easy

29 Jan 8pm - 10pm

Is your bedroom buddy begging for a pegging? In this workshop, we'll teach you how to incorporate pleasurable booty play into your repertoire.

Court of Filth 1/29/20

29 Jan 9pm - 12am

Court of Filth Returns for our second January show. Wednesday 1/29 at our beautiful home at Rockbar. Come join us for a evening of queer performances and all around debauchery, starting at 9pm.

The Eagle NYC
Jockstrap Wednesday

29 Jan 10pm - 4am

#JockstrapWednesdaysAtTheEagleNYC - NY's longest-running jockstrap event with host Q Darkqwolf. Doors open at 10p - No cover.

The Duplex
Drag at The Duplex Featuring Stephanie Stone

29 Jan 11pm - 1am

See the glamorous Stephanie Stone every Wednesday night Upstairs @ The Duplex. Never a cover charge. Three floor cabaret and piano bar. Diverse but very gay local crowd.

New York City Thursday

Narcan Overdose Preventing Training

30 Jan 5pm - 7pm

Every Thursday, Bluestockings will be hosting a free, walk-in harm reduction training and discussion on overdose prevention! Walk away from this narcan training with your own nalaxone kit and help...

Herbal Support for Mental Wellness

30 Jan 7pm - 9:30pm

This class is an introduction to herbalism to support mental well-being.

The Pleasure Chest
Believe Me: How Trusting Women Can Change the World Book Reading

30 Jan 7pm - 9pm

Harvey Weinstein. Brett Kavanaugh. Jeffrey Epstein. Donald Trump.

The Metro Thursday 80's Dance Party

30 Jan 8pm - 4am

Join us this Thursday at The Metro! Ever since we can remember, DJ TM.

The Eagle NYC
Underwear Party

30 Jan 10pm - 4am

Show up in sexy briefs, boxer briefs, maybe even a jockstrap! No Cover. Classic leather/levi bar on 3 levels including a roof top bar, very popular. Beer Blast on Sun 16-22h.

The Duplex
Drag at The Duplex Featuring Lauren Ordair

30 Jan 11pm - 1am

Come out EVERY Thursday night to experience the extraordinary Lauren Ordair. Never a cover charge! Three floor cabaret and piano bar. Diverse but very gay local crowd.

New York City Friday

BEERS & BEARS 2-4-1 Friday Happy Hour

31 Jan 6pm - 10:30pm

Hello Beards and Bears! Shane Tate and Rockbar NYC presents BEERS & BEARS 2-4-1 FRIDAY HAPPY HOUR! Every Friday starting at 6pm 2-4-1 drinks till 8pm, Come start off your weekend with the Beers and..

Revolutionary Witchcraft

31 Jan 7pm - 9:30pm

Sarah Lyons, activist, witch, and author of “Revolutionary Witchcraft: A Guide To Magical Activism” will host a panel discussion on the political dimensions and possibilities of witchcraft as a...

Dungeons & Drag Kings! Jan 31st

31 Jan 8pm - 10:15pm

Join us for the triumphal return of Dungeons and Drag Kings at our new home at Bedlam Bar in Manhattan! The premise is simple -nerds and queers are hella kinky! Dungeons & Drag Kings puts that to.

Obsession Friday 80's Dance Party

31 Jan 8pm - 4am

Come dance with us! OBSESSION FRIDAY with "The Legend" DJ TM.

The Pleasure Chest
Joyride Comedy Show

31 Jan 8pm - 9:30pm

Host Melissa Aquiles presents JOYRIDE - A free, sex positive comedy and variety show! Join us for a monthly comedy Joyride! Share some laughs and enjoy 15% off merch! Don't forget to BYOB! Sex toys.

That 70’s Era with DJ The Maldic!on

31 Jan 9pm - 4am

Step into the 70's warp machine & experience or relive the awesomeness of an absolute fantastic era.

Otterj Antics / an underwear party NYC Edition Winter Sleaze

31 Jan 10pm - 4am

Fight the Winter Blues with a healthy dose of Winter Sleaze. Otterj Antics NYC is back! Clothes check available so no excuse to not play along.

SWEAT NYC Michael James Presents at Rock Bar with Master Joshua

31 Jan 10pm - 4am

SWEAT comes to Rockbar NYC January 31st, 2020. Each Month Boston Promoter Michael James Presents (Dusty Michael James) brings you SWEAT at Machine/Ramrod every 3rd Friday.

The Ritz

31 Jan 11pm - 4am

🎧Dj Paulo Fragoso on the main floor 🎧DJ Valber in the mirror room ⭐️Open Bar 11.30PM-12AM (Well Vodka & Draft Beer)⭐️ 🥳Special Performances ✓ Free Entrance.

New York City Saturday


1 Feb 8:30pm - 10:30pm

Tallulah Talons Presents a titillating evening featuring some of her favorite burlesque, drag, and boylesque artists. Featuring performances by...


1 Feb 10pm - 4am


Branded Saloon
No English (in the Basement at Branded)

1 Feb 11pm - 3:30am

No English is a Brooklyn Based queer dance party with a mission to unite migrant community folks through music.

New York City 2 Feb

Rockbear PLUS Sunday Beer Blast! New Year New Bears!

2 Feb 3pm - 9pm

Rockbear Sundays Are Back! Rockbear PLUS MUSIC: Joe Fiore Every First Sunday! $4 Well $3 Bud/Bud Light $2 Shot When: Every 1st Sunday Where: Rockbar NYC- 185 Christopher Street Behind.