VENUE BASED EVENTS:
Thank F*ck Thats Over – The Lockdown Edition. Doors at 7.30pm, Show from 8pm.
Fancy Shews and Just May have been locked up like the rest of us for the last five months, but now that restrictions have been eased, it’s time to take a look back. These two natural redheads are going to have a look at everything they did, saw and experienced. And of course, there will be a quiz round or two… so expect a prize (COVID adhered). Expect Tiger King, Chanelle, Boris, Zoom Quiz’s, snacks, snacks, and more snacks… Book a table for 2-6 people in your chosen bubble.
The Two Brewers (Clapham), Halfway to Heaven (Charing Cross), Rupert Street Bar (Soho), Duke of Wellington (Soho), Village Bar (Soho), and Comptons Bar (Soho). Every Thursday, from 8pm.
Stonegate Pubs has launched a quiz night across it’s many venues. We Love Quiz is a fast, fun smartphone quiz that sees you compete for cash prizes against different teams from across the UK.
There’s no cheating as it´s fastest finger first. There is the chance to win the national prize up to £1,500 every week. It’s free to play with surprise guest hosts. Click on the venue links to book a table in advance and don’t forget to download the app before you arrive at the pub.
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MORE VENUE BASED EVENTS:
Virgin’s Lowkey Celestial Soirée
Join Virgin X for a chilled, lowkey evening at DSS where she will be hosting, swanning, posturing, and otherwise being a good holy Virgin. She may not be able to sing, but she can talk some shit on a microphone- she will be letting you in on the goss of what it was like to quarantine in heaven! Lordy lordy lordy!
The Bridge Bar, Clapham 8 Voltaire Road, London, SW4 6DH. Drag Bingo. Every Thursday 8pm-11pm.
Had enough of quizzes? Bingo makes for a welcome change. Tubes:Clapham High Street / Clapham North. Book Here
JUST SOME OF THE LONDON QUEER BARS OPEN TODAY:
Nearest Tube: Lime House Station (2 minutes). Opening Times: 12pm-10pm This is traditional-style pub with an excellent range of beers, real ales and wines, with a big-screen TV, and beer garden.
Nearest Tube: Leicester Square. Opening Times: 12pm-11.30pm Book: [email protected] *£20 table pre-authentication fee – only chargeable if not showing* A wonderful gay bar with a diverse crowd of party pumpin’ pretties. The Beautiful Bar Boys will have your mouths watering, but you can re-lubricate with plenty of excellent drinks. Their terrace is the perfect place to enjoy their updated drinks list alfresco!
Opening Times: 1pm-1am. So later than many in Soho. You can reserve your booth by emailing [email protected].
Duke of Wellington Soho 77 Wardour Street Soho, London, W1D 6QA
The Duke of Wellington has THREE glorious floors of bevvies and buff blokes, which explains why the place is constantly busy. There’s not often a time when one can’t saunter past and spy a bit of man crumpet as they spill out from the Duke of Welly’s door and onto the surrounding street.
Rupert Street Bar Soho 50 Rupert Street, London, W1D 6DR
Opening Times: 4pm to 11.30pm. This venue has one of the best outside spaces in Soho.
Central Station 37 Wharfdale Rd, King’s Cross, London, N1 9SD
George and Dragon 2Blackheath Hill, Greenwich, London, SE10 8DE
Nearest Tube: Elverson Road. The George & Dragon is a community-favoured drinking hole nestled near historic Greenwich. No pre booked tables it’s first come first served
Two Brewers Clapham 114 Clapham High Street, SW4 7UJ.
ONLINE LGBTQ+ CABARET, CLUBS & EVENTS:
Weds, Thurs & Fri, 10am
40 minutes of music, moving, sweating and forgetting! Carl Harrison, who leads these daily online exercise sessions is a pure joy, like a younger and much camper Mad Lizzie from the TV-AM days (google her, dears). Infectious good energy and easy to do routines make this a morning must do!
Every Mon & Thurs, 8.30pm
Songs, questions, gags and… lashings upon lashings of CAMP with the fabulous Brighton queen. 20% of all donations go to the Rainbow Fund. Broadcasting from David Polliket’s Facebook profile.
Every Thursday, from 9pm
The Double R Club presents Twingo Live with cabaret power couple and Lynchian aficionados Rose Thorne and Benjamin Louche. Grab a drink, sit back and enjoy in the comfort of your living room. Or any room, quite frankly. This is life now.
Peccadillo Sofa Club
Watch a movie then join in on the Q&A with a director or writer, etc.. Check them out for the latest info..
Peccadillo Sofa Thursday @ 8:30pm (BST). Viewing information: #PeccadilloSofaClub
End of the Century review – ‘touching queer portrait of sex and love through time’
THE INFORMATION BELOW IS OUT OF DATE.
CLUBS & EVENTS
The Glory: CLOSED
Dalston Superstore: CLOSED
Miss Jill Tyrell at The Royal Vauxhall Tavern: 372 Kennington Lane, Vauxhall, SE11 5HY. 7:00pm – 12am. Tickets available at qxtickets.com. A Jill Tyrell beauty pageant. Yes, it’s really happening. Jill Tyrell’s, across the world!
BARS & CABARET
George and Dragon: 2 Blackheath Hill, SE10. 6pm – 2am. Raucous late-night cabaret pub in Greenwich.
G-A-Y Bar: CLOSED
Central Station: 37 Wharfdale Road, N1 9SD. Reduced opening hours 5pm – 12am, footfall dependent. Free entry. Friendly gay pub a stone’s throw from Kings Cross Station.
Circa Soho: 62 Frith Street, Soho, W1. 4pm-4am. Thursdays are the new Fridays at Soho’s intimate bar/club spot with the most amazing DJ booth in town.
Village Soho: 81 Wardour Street, W1V 3TG. 4pm-2am. Happy hour 5-9pm, followed by DJ action, with a swanky glitterins cocktail lounge upstairs.
The Light Lounge: 1 Newport Place, WC2H 7JR. 5pm-11:30pm. Bartenders mix up a blend of the classics and some bespoke seasonal creations, while there’s also plenty for fans of premium beers, wines and spirits to get stuck into.
Above The Stag: CLOSED
The Pleasance Theatre: CLOSED
Park Theatre: CLOSED
King’s Head Theatre: CLOSED
YOUR DIRTY DIARY
Vault 139: Closed.
Bunker Bar: Closed.