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A rundown of the parties, promoters, and DJs turning it out for charity at Eastern Bloc’s East Village benefit.
New Yorkers weigh in on which queen they think should snatch the 'Drag Race' crown.
Spend a day catching queer art at Bushwick Open Studios.
Plan your summer with our handy city guide.
A sneak peak at Pride in New York.
Rooftop parties are all the rage, so here’s the lowdown on this summer’s new and returning rooftop ragers. Stock up on sunblock and make your way to these fabulous open-air bashes.
Daniel Nardicio is ready for a sleazy summer on Fire Island.
Justin Luke on his P-Town summer plans.
What to do this summer on Fire Island and in Atlantic City, P-Town, Vegas, and more.
Cowgirl queen Holly Box-Springs takes over the Wild West Side every Sunday.

Thursday, May 28, 2015

Thursday, May 28

CLOSING: Goodbye Boots & Saddle

Boots & Saddle, 76 Christopher St (btwn Seventh Ave S/Bleecker St), bootsandsaddlenyc.com. Beloved drag bar Boots & Saddle is moving from its long-time location, so come say a fond farewell. Boots queens Porsche Pink, Scarlet Envy, Bob the Drag Queen, Elizabeth James, and special guests will perform. 8pm; free.
 

Kubik

Hudson Terrace, 621 W 46th St (btwn 11th/12th Aves), vossevents.com. Brandon Voss’s newest party literally centers around a cube. Each week, a different artist transforms the cub with a new installation. 10pm; free before 11pm; $5 general admission.
 

Pat

Union Pool, 484 Union Ave (@ Rodney St), Williamsburg, union-pool.com. JD Samson’s mixed dance party is back with beats by some of New York’s best queer DJs. 10pm; free.
 

SEASON FINALE: No Strings Attached

Cellar Bar, 40 W 40th St (btwn Fifth/Sixth Aves), cellarbarbryantparkhotel.com. Brian Rafferty and Joe Roszak’s Thursday night rage is taking the summer off, so shake it on the dance floor with the city's gay party boys at the Bryant Park Hotel’s underground venue. 10pm; free.
 

Uptown Thursdays

The West End, 955 West End Ave (@ 107th St), thewestendlounge.com. Justin Luke and his BoiParty crew head uptown for a night of reckless behavior and draggy fun. Alexis Michelle, Schwa De Vivre, Holly Box-Springs, and other divas host as uptown boys get crunk. 11pm; free.

Thursday, May 28, 2015