Category: Bars

Benefit for Trevor Project Tonight at Roscoes

Be sure to stop by Roscoe’s tonight for a Benefit for the Trevor Project. Starting at 10PM and running all night long, drag queens from across the city are joining forces to raise money for a truly worthwhile project and cause – The Trevor Project. The Trevor Project is a national program that focuses on... Read more »

Don't Miss: Haunted Halsted on Sunday

Those wild and wacky Feast of Fun boys are at it again with the first ever Haunted Halsted pub crawl this Sunday afternoon. Starting at Berlin at 2PM you and your ghoulish friends will be treated to haunted crawl through Lakeview that will get you in the halloween spirit. Come prepared in costume or get... Read more »

8th Annual Decibelle coming next week

Girls Rock Chicago The 8th Annual Decibelle Music & Culture Festival is set to hit Boystown October 14-16th. Decibelle, formerly Estrojam, features groundbreaking international indie music artists that represent musical genres from hip-hop to sissy bounce to psychadelic garage rock, experiment and even more types than I can put here. The event kicks off Thursday, October 14th... Read more »

June 27th is National HIV Testing Day

June 27th is National HIV Testing Day, do you know your status? This past week was Get Yourself Tested Week,  with events and programs in 10 cities across the country to get the word out on HIV testing. It’s important that you know your status and with the improvements in testing you no longer need... Read more »

Win tickets to Pride Weekend events at Berlin Night Club

Boy have I got the tickets for you, and just in time to get you really in the spirit for Gay Pride! The folks at Berlin have graciously offered a pair of tickets to two lucky What’s A Boy To Do readers for some great events they’re hosting over Gay Pride Weekend. On Thursday, June... Read more »

Dixie Longate returns to Chicago

One of my most favorite drag queens in the world, Dixie Longate, is coming back to make sure you’ve got all your Tupperware needs in time for the holiday! I first started stalking, er I mean I first met Dixie a few years back when a blog friend of mine in Colorado said he and... Read more »

Don't miss 50 Faggots Launch Party

50 Faggots is a groundbreaking, new, online documentary series educating, exploring and celebrating how individual effeminate gay men survive and thrive in today’s American queer communities! 50 Faggots educates audiences with the unprecedented access to the lives and experiences of effeminate male activists, artists, professionals and educators – perspectives rarely discussed within most cultures.  The... Read more »

8th Windy City Gay Idol starts next week

Windy City Gay Idol is getting ready for it’s 8th appearance starting next week at the Glenwood. Since 2002 hundreds of gays, lesbians and transgendered have competed in the Windy City Gay Idol contest to see who has the best voice in the city. If you’re an aspiring singer, put April 8th on your calendar... Read more »

Ugly Christmas Sweater Party {PHOTOS}

Last night about 50 bloggers, blog readers and new media folks showed up at Black Rock in their funkiest and ugliest Christmas Sweaters in the first Ugly Christmas Sweater Bash sponsored by a whole bunch of bloggers and lead by Windy Citizen. It was great to meet up with a whole bunch of people, and... Read more »

Are you going to the Ugly Christmas Sweater Party?

Join us on Thursday for a very special Ugly Christmas Sweater Party. We’re throwing an “Ugly Christmas Sweater” party Thursday evening to celebrate the holidays, and we’re teaming up with several other great local sites to pull it off in style.  Details: The party is being held at Black Rock Bar on Thursday, December 10th... Read more »