Every Thursday, 9pm-2am, at Here Lounge, West Hollywood. Big gay Latino party each week, hosted by Ms Lola, with hot & horny Papi go-go boyz. June 6th Adelante Magazine 15-year Anniversary Party with Jessica Wild. June 13th Gloria Trevi tribute and concert pre-party (win meet/greet concert tix). June 20th After Pride Week Blowout Party - free cover & hosted bar.
Every Thursday BBar, 10pm at the Eagle LA, Silverlake, for Bears, Cubs, Otters and other Furry Creatures. See website below for more - including monthly dinners and brunches, theme bar nights, fundraiser events, summer pool parties, and holiday specials.
Every Friday at Rage, 8911 Santa Monica Blvd, WeHo. Weekly 18+ gay Asian dance party, go-go boys,Pop & Hip Hop music videos. Free Entry before 9:30pm. $8 before 10pm, $12 general admission.
Every second Friday at Eagle LA, 4219 Santa Monica Blvd, Silverlake, LA. Fetish Fridays, for men, dress code strongly encouraged.
SUNDAYS: Played, at 340 Restaurant, 340 S Thomas St, Pomona. Best Bottom Contest at midnight. TUESDAYS: Recess, at Eleven Nightclub, 8811 Santa Monica Blvd, W Hollywood.. No cover for 21+, $7 for 18+ DJs Ray Rhodes, Howard T, go-go dancers. FRIDAYS: WTF Fridays at Shark Club, 841 Baker St, Costa Mesa. No cover.
December 8, 2013, 1-4pm. Nude Figure Drawing & Painting monthly workshops, 2nd or 3rd Sundays. $25 suggested donation. Scholarship funds available, No one turned away for lack of money. "Over a quarter century dedicated to protecting, preserving & promoting erotic art." DJ RocketManLA spins with over 90,000 songs! Workshop Coordinator: Miguel Angel Reyes.
December 25, 2013 deadline for submissions. Artists Corner, 6585 Santa Monica Blvd, Hollywood, CA. An open-call, juried photography show, conceived with intent to question and acquire a new queer visual aesthetic for the 21st century. The show will debut at the opening night of Photo LA, January 15th 2014, then move to the Artist's Corner Gallery in Hollywood.
December 27, 2013, 9pm-1am, and every 4th Friday of the month, at the Faultline, LA. To get involved with Bears LA throughout the year for dinners, clubbing events, contests, Bear Quake, Camp Outs and more, join by email on their website below. Next date: Jan 24th, 2014.
Ongoing through December 29, 2013 at Orange County Great Park, Irvine CA. Inspired by many founding myths, TOTEM traces the fascinating journey of the human species from its original amphibian state to its ultimate desire to fly. "...the most enjoyable new Cirque du Soleil show to come along in quite a while" --Robert Hurwitt, SF Chronicle, San Francisco.
Ongoing through January 19, 2014 at the Getty Center. Projected on 3 adjacent walls, the 18 min, 5-channel video combines landscape etchings by Hercules Segers with contemporary avant-garde music of composer/cellist Ernst Reijseger. Segers's lush prints of enigmatic vistas, juxtaposed with Reijseger's expressive/experimental music, yield an intimate, epic, richly layered work.
January 25 - March 8, 2014. Opening Reception: Saturday, January 25th, from 6 to 8pm at M + B Gallery, 612 N Altmont Drive, LA. Alex Prager, born 1979 in Los Angeles, where she continues to live and work is a self-taught artist. Her editorial work has been featured in Vogue and W, and her film series “Touch of Evil,” won a 2012 Emmy Award.
Ongoing through January 26, 2014, 2013, 6-9pm at ONE Gallery, West Hollywood. An exhibition exploring the social and historical context surrounding erotic art and physique photography during the 1940s, 50s and 60s - on the occasion of The Museum of Contemporary Art’s retrospective of seminal gay artists Bob Mizer and Tom of Finland.
Ongoing through January 26, 2014, at The Museum of Contemporary Art, LA. First American museum exhibition devoted to art of Bob Mizer (1922-1992) and Touko Laaksonen, aka “Tom of Finland” (1920–1991), among the most significant figures of 20th century erotic art and forefathers of an emergent post-war gay culture. Opening party: Nov 9th, 6-9pm.
February 8, 2014, 8pm-2am at The Fonda Theater, 6126 Hollywood Blvd. Music, theatre, dance, art, storytelling, circus arts, fashion, technology, art & stories, artists, performers, high-flying trapezes, steam-powered machines, costumed ballgoers. See Vau de Vire Society.
March 12-16, 2014. Mammoth's 12th annual gay ski week alternative to the usual party scene. Huge dance parties, nationally known DJs, one of most beautiful settings in the country, some of the best spring skiing at a world-class resort.
March 23-30, 2014. Over 40 leather, kink, gear BDSM events, contest to select the next Mr Los Angeles Leather, dance & cigar parties, Uniform Ball, Fetish-X Street Fair. Black limited edition tee shirts. See website for full details.
May, 2014, 6-9pm, at Museum Courtyard, Getty Villa. Big Black Delta. Jonathan Bates sound-designing, circuit-bending, rule-breaking, gravity-defying music on a used laptop. Outdoor music, evening city views, refreshing summer exhibitions, casual and spontaneous atmosphere. Evenings feature performances by soon-to-be favorite bands, with DJ sets to open and close the night.
June 6-8, 2014. Annual events, thousands throng the heart of West Hollywood for world-class entertainment & big Santa Monica Blvd parade. See photos & videos of previous years on their website, plus upcoming event details.
Mid-July, 2014. Showcasing the best LGBT stories from around the world, ten days of world-class films, discussions and parties. See schedule for screenings, parties and receptions online at website below:
Early-August, 2014, at Sundance Cinemas and other venues throughout LA. Celebrating the renegade spirit of independent filmmaking, a 4-day film festival of screenings, panels, parties, and filmmaker workshops. The event is an extension of the NEXT <=> section at the Sundance Film Festival, showcasing stylistically adventurous films that take a bold approach to storytelling.
Early November, 2014. Dancers, celebrity judges, at 4th annual GoGo Dancer Appreciation Festival -show & competition. Join the City of West Hollywood, Frontiers Media, “Old Boys Town” bars/clubs, visit West Hollywood.
October 31, 2014, 6-11pm. Halloween night each year. A highlight of the WeHo calendar, when revelers don their most outrageous outfits for the annual Halloween and Costume Carnival. Over 400,000 participants throng Santa Monica Boulevard for food, merriment, contests, music and stage acts. See here, and below: