CLUBS & EVENTS
XXL Construction at Pulse: 1 Invicta Plaza, Southwark, SE1 9UF. 10pm-7am. £15 guests, £10 members. Hard hats at the read, it’s a construction special at XXL this week! With high ceilings, steam cannons and the scene’s best DJs!
TROUGH Bunker at Bloc South: 65 Albert Embankment, SE1 7TP. 10pm – 6am. Trough’s got a new home at London hub of hedonism Bloc South, full of dark corners to get down and dirty in! With DJs James Baille, Two Kinds Of Evil and more TBA. It’s BUNKER themed so come in military/mesh/camo gear!
A:M at Protocol: Protocol, 6A South Lambeth Place SW8 1RT, 3am – 10am. £8 Before 6am with flyer/concession, £15 OTD. Hard-hitting partying at London’s most notorious Friday night/Saturday morning after hours destination, with a super duper lineup of the scene’s best DJs.
East Bloc: 217 City Road, Shoreditch, EC1V 1JN. 11pm-6am. £5 before midnight, £10 after. Notorious East London dance basement!
Bootylicious at Union: 66 Albert Embankment, SE1 7TP. 11pm – 6am. Tickets £10. Queer dancehall/afrobeat night, with DJ action from Jay Jay Revlon, McTyron, Jeffrey Hinton and more.
U OK HUN? at The Eagle: 349 Kennington Lane, SE11 5QY, 9pm-4am. U OK HUN? are back for a ‘Vogue in Vauxhall’.
Savage at Metropolis: 234 Cambridge Heath Road, E2 9NN. 10pm – 5am. £10 OTD all night. The debauched alt-queer club night is starting off 2018 with a bang!
Glory Lates at The Glory: 281 Kingsland Road, E2 8AS. Doors 5pm, free before 10pm, £6 after. A free cabaret show from a bona-fide cabaret star, plus queer disco anthems until late. TONIGHT: Tumbling madness from Ginger Johnson.
Disco Brunch at Dalston Superstore: 117 Kingsland High Street, E8 2PB. Midday – 4pm. Free before 10pm, £6 after. Due to popular demand, Dalston Superstore’s weekly Sunday afternoon brunch is now on SATURDAYS AS WELL.
TUSK at Dalston Superstore: 117 Kingsland High Street, E8 2PB. 9pm – 5am. Free before 10pm, £8 after. TUSK celebrates its third birthday, with the one and only Prosumer doing a THREE HOUR SET in the basement. Stick that in your fascinator and smoke it! And they’ve got extended opening hours until 5am! Whoa!
Ku Klub: 30 Lisle St, WC2H 7BA. 10pm-3am. Kamp klubbing at ku klub, with hot DJs and hot boys!
Duckie at The Royal Vauxhall Tavern: 372 Kennington Lane, Vauxhall, SE11 5HY. 9pm-2am. £6. Duckie’s flagship rock ‘n’ roll honky tonk.
BARS & CABARET
Old Ship: 17 Barnes Street, Limehouse, E14 7NW. 8pm-12am. Free. Local gay bar in East London’s Limehouse. TONIGHT: Miss Penny
Halfway To Heaven: 7 Duncannon Street, WC2N 4JF. Midnight – midday. Free entry. Raucous cabaret bar tucked behind Trafalgar Square. TONIGHT: Debauched drag from Mary Mac at 3pm, Rose Garden at 5pm and The Vixens at 10pm.
Admiral Duncan: 54 Old Compton Street, W1D 4UB. Free entry. Superfun gay boozer on Old Compton Street, with cabaret from Topsie Redfern and Lady Imelda from 9pm.
Tiger Saturdays at The Tiger: 245 Wick Road, E9 5DG. 9pm – 2am. Two club nights under one roof, with Disco Freaks downstairs and PAYDAY upstairs!
Sex Shells at The Glory: 281 Kingsland Road, E2 8AS. Doors 5pm, Show 8pm, £8 adv. The comedic crustacean quartet wash up at The Glory for their final February show! Expect ludeness, crudeness, and maybe nudeness!
Freedom: 66 Wardour Street, W1F 0TA. 2pm – 3am. Soho dancing and drinking bar, with camp cabaret downstairs!
Central Station: 37 Wharfdale Road, Kings Cross, N1 9SD. Free entry before 10pm, £5 after. King’s Cross gay boozer. THIS WEEK: Topping & Butch
Comptons of Soho: 51-53 Old Compton Street, Soho, W1D 6HN. 12pm-midnight. Free. The grand dame of Soho pulling in a more blokey crowd.
New Bloomsbury Set: 76 Marchmont Street, WC1N 1AG. 4pm-11:30pm. The perfect place to start your night out! Fantastic drinks prices and amazing happy hour, with all the latest pop hits!
Bridge Bar: 8 Voltaire Road, SW8 6DH, 4pm-12am. Free. Snug gay bar in a railway arch, offering cocktails, wines and light meals, plus outdoor seating.
Circa: 62 Frith Street, Soho, W1D 3JN. Midday-4am. Soho’s intimate but packed-out bar/club spot. 16 hour pride party with Adam Turner, Sam Londt, Jonathan Bestley, Evan Gorgees and Conor Bolton.
George and Dragon: 2 Blackheath Hill, SE10. 8pm-4am, free entry before 11pm. Greenwich cabaret and club joint. Mrs Moore on stage at 9:30pm. DJ Spark until 4am.
Ku Bar Soho: 25 Frith Street, WC1D 5LB. Open till 12am (3am last Friday of the month). Perfect for that Soho warm-up drinking session and cheeky dance with downstairs DJs.
Village: 81 Wardour Street, W1V 3TG, 5pm-3am. One of Soho’s most notorious drinking spots!
The Yard: 57 Rupert Street, Soho, W1D 7PL. Midday ‘til Late. FREE. Renowned as one of Soho’s most unique and popular destination venues, with terrific outdoor space.
West 5: Popes Lane, South Ealing, W5 4NB – West London’s drag and disco watering hole
Your Dirty Diary
Vault: Cruise at 139b-143 Whitfield Street, W1T 5EN. 1pm-1am. £9. Free drink, cloakroom, re-entry. Dark corners, catch a dirty movie, indulge your carnal side.
The Backstreet: Buff at Wentworth Mews, E3 4UA. 6pm-10pm, £9 members/£10 guests (free drink/coat check). horny, naked cruise party, with video screens and pumping sounds.
Bloc South: TROUGH Bunker at 65 Albert Embankment, Vauxhall, SE1 7TP, 10pm-6am, £20 – Mantastic party TROUGH returns to London in the pleasure-bunker of Bloc South. Hunker down in the dark corners or hit the floor for Two Kinds of Evil, James Baillie, and Zola St.