Real Men Wear Pink
Shadow Boxers, 215 W 40th St (btwn Seventh/Eighth Aves), shadowboxersbar.com. The official release party for this breast cancer awareness calendar features appreances by all the sexy men who posed in pink, hostess Paige Turner, performances by Sir Honey Davenport and Chelsea Piers, and music by DJ Johnny Mac. 6pm-9pm; free.
Gay Night at Nightmare
Justin Vivian Bond Gala
The Cock, 29 Second Ave (btwn First/Second Sts), thecockbar.com. At their first ever benefit gala, the New York Performance Artists Collective honors New York legend Justin Vivian Bond. V was a regular performer at The Cock's original 12th street location, and was the first artist to perform at the current space, so it's fitting that a gala for V would be held at this downtown institution. Celebrate Bond and the rich history of downtown performance art at the gala, which begins at 7pm, followed by an after-party at at 10pm. 7pm; $150 gala/$50 after-party.