Tina Burner – Ms. Barracuda 2016 | Facebook

This year’s 2016 Miss Barracuda Contestants: Svetlana Stoli, Taylor Orear, Shirley U. Jest, Aquaria, Ariel Italic, Champagne Bubbles, Holly Box-Springs, Nomi Sass, Kari Kerning, and Kimberly Smallz La’Bejia,  The pageant runs 4 weeks with a new category each week (swimsuit, evening gown, q&a and talent) starting March 3rd.

Tina Burner – Ms. Barracuda 2016 | Facebook


Friday Night’s Picks

Miz Cracker’s back in town for Blackout Friday, with Brenda Darling at Suite.

There’s a hot Habibi party at the Hudson Terrace tonight!

Indigo Friday: a Socialites party at the Indigo Hotel with by Julius Ferreira.

It’s the monthly underwear party at Rockbar, now called NYDirt, with DJ’s Damian and Mirch.

Tattooed muscle gogo boys at Easternbloc’s Beef party. Expect DJs Frankie Sharp and CJKut, queen Severity Mame, and all them EV kooks.

It’s Ruby Roo, DJ Chauncey and special guest Ragamuffin at Macri Park’s Carry On.

The Latina ladies at BumBumBar celebrate Dominican Independence Day.

“Escapade: An Unusual Experience returns to New Haven, CT tonight and tomorrow, a night of drag, dancing and live music, directed by Luis Antonio.

Full calendar here.

Miss Boots & Saddle 2016 Finale

A new Miss Boots & Saddle will (finally!) be crowned on Monday as the finalists from the four previous rounds (Lilith LeFae, Svetlana Stoli, Brenda Dharling and Alexis Michelle) and wild-card winner Robyn Banks compete for the title. Delilah Brooks hosts, and one of the judges will be previous winner Prada G. Major.

Miss Boots & Saddle 2016 Finale

Thursday Night’s Picks

Jacqueline Dupree’s at Suite with karaoke.


POSH’s 16th anniversary party, with hostess Morgan Royel..



DJ Johnny Ianniello spins for House Thursdays at G Lounge.



Thirsty Thursday at Pieces with Judy Darling, and tonight it’s Marti Gould Cummings filling in for Miz Cracker.



Fire in the Hole!, a monthly Ginger Appreciation party complete with redheaded gogos, at Nowhere Bar.



Rify Royalty returns to TnT with Straight Acting, a party with tons of guests hosts and eye candy.



First Time for Everything, a new weekly variety show, debuts at Albatross in Astoria.


Nikki Sky Blake appears at Feathers in Jersey tonight.


See here for a full month of events.

A Pic of Ru & All the RPDR Winners Ties Into a S8 Challenge

Here’s a glam shot of RuPaul with all the previous seasons’ winners (

BeBe Zahara Benet, Tyra Sanchez, Raja, Sharon Needles, Chad Michaels, Jinkx Monsoon, Bianca Del Rio and Violet Chachki) of “DragRace.” Supposedly, this ties in to a first episode challenge!


To-Do Wednesdays: Elsewhere!

Karaoke at Tempo Libero (Jackson Heights).

Hector Marquez hosts this Jackson Heights karaoke night.

5pm @

8808 Roosevelt Ave, Jackson Heights (Queens)

Feathers’ WTF Wednesdays with Steve Sidewalk (River Edge, NJ).

NYC’s popular DJ Steve Sidewalk takes things Jersey-side with this weekly two-floor dance party.
11pm @Club Feathers, 77 Kinderkamack Rd, River Edge, NJ

Cockboyz at Castro.

The hot men of Cockboyz unload on you every Wednesday night at Castro.  
10pm @Castro Bar,

104 Dyckman St (Uptown NY)

To-Do Wednesdays in Brooklyn

Wanna Fook? (Broad City viewing party) at TnT.

Here’s a happy hour viewing party for the cult TV show “Broad City,” hosted by Ragamuffin at TnT.

7pm @This n’That (TnT),

108 N 6th St

Cakes at Metropolitan Bar.

Weekly party at Metropolitan, hosted by Elizabeth James and Untitled Queen with DJ Horrorchatta. Featuring a pants-off dance-off contest and more.  
10pm @Metropolitan Bar,

559 Lorimer St

Sketch: a Drag Sketch Comedy Show at TnT.

Once a month, Scarlet Envy and Daphne Sumtimez perform this sketch comedy show exclusively at TnT.  
Midnight @This n’That (TnT), 108 N 6th St

To-Do Wednesday Night: East Village

Balls Deep with Tammy Spenks at Phoenix. Bingo AND karaoke! Plus other games and songs! Join Tammy at Phoenix for this weekly fun stuff mashup.  
9pm @Phoenix,

447 E 13th St

Work It! Wednesdays at Nowhere Bar.

Nowhere Bar party with DJ Joey Uno and Sonny Black.

10pm @Nowhere Bar, 322 E 14th St

The Hellfire Club at Easternbloc.

Ruby Roo and BibleGirl666 host this eclectic, sexy Wednesday night party at Eastern Bloc. With DJ Matty Glitterati and photographer Cameron Cole, and other sundry characters.

10pm @Easternbloc, 185 Christopher St

To-Do Wednesday Night: West Village

The Petra Fried Show at Rockbar.

Tonight: Special guest vocalist Clayton Okaly and Petra cover hits from Broadway legend Jason Robert Brown.

7pm @Rockbar , 185 Christopher St

Stonewall Sensation: The Competition.

The annual singing competition at Stonewall. Hosted by Brandon Cutrell, with nightlife celebrity guest judges!

10pm @Stonewall, 53 Christopher St

Brenda & Her Dollies at Monster.

Brenda takes over while Holly is away. With guest Skyla Versai and DJ Mitch Ferrino.

11:30pm @ The Monster , 80 Grove St

To-Do Wednesday Night: Chelsea

Guy Social: Gayzer Tag at BowlMor Chelsea Piers.

Annual event from GuySocial, includes unlimited lasertag, bowling and pool. Hosted by Joey Israel.  
8pm @

Bowlmor Chelsea Piers


23rd St, 60 Chelsea Piers

Drag Academy at G Lounge.

Marti Gould Cummings and a guest queen will drag you out at G Lounge, Wednesday nights. With DJ Scott James. Tonight with Ruby Powers and Poppy & Urinalcake. 
11pm @GLounge,

225 W 19th St

Asylum with Tina Burner & Busted at Barracuda.

Two of NYC’s craziest queens join forces to mix up your humpday at Barracuda. With DJ David Serrano.
11:30pm @Barracuda,

275 W 22nd St

To-Do Wednesday Night: Hell’s Kitchen

3rd Annual Stoli Key West Cocktail Classic at Boxers HK.

Sample and vote for your favorite Stoli cocktail! Hosted by Paige Turner and Stoli’s Patrick Gallineaux, special appearance by Svetlana Stoli and others! 
8pm @BoxersHK, 742 9th Ave 

WTF Wednesday with Paige Turner at Hardware. After the Stoli event, catch Paige for her weekly Hardware show with DJ OhRickey and special guest Jackie Cox.
10:30pm @Hardware, 697 10th Ave Ave

Sherry Vine: Adult Content at Industry. It’s Sherry’s birthday week! With DJ Scotty Rox.
11pm @Industry Bar, 355 W 52nd St