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Saturday, January 31, 2015

Saturday, January 31

HRC Greater New York Gala

The Waldorf Astoria, 301 Park Ave (btwn 49th/50th Sts), hrcgreaterny.org. Evolve at the Human Rights Campaign’s annual gala, honoring those who work for change in the Tri-State area. 7pm; $475.
 

Masq

The Bowery Hotel, 335 Bowery (btwn Second/Third Sts), gaycenter.org. The LGBT Community Center’s Young Leaders host a night of costumed revelry downtown, with elaborate looks, mysterious masks, and an open vodka bar. The dress code is black tie optional, so dust off your tux and dress to impress! 9pm–1am; $95.
 

Working Girl

One Last Shag, 348 Franklin Ave (btwn Greene/Lexington Aves), Clinton Hill, onelastshag.com. You’ve been a working girl all week and now it’s time to work it on the dance floor to Mikey Pop’s bouncing beats. 10pm; free.
 

10 YEARS: Double Headed Disco

Nowhere, 322 E 14th St (btwn First/Second Aves), nowherebarnyc.com. DJs Jeff Jackson and Disco Connie have been bringing serious grooves to Nowhere for ten years, so get on the floor and celebrate a decade of dancing at their milestone anniverary. 10pm; free.
 

The Crystal Palace

310 Lounge, 310 Bowery (@ E First St), vossevents.com. Brandon Voss’ glamorous pop-up club night returns with a sexhibition, taking over two spaces, the 310 Lounge and Duane Park, bringing together club kids and porn—as if they weren’t already best friends! The Cocky Boys will mingle with club darlings Erickatoure Aviance, One-Half Nelson, and Daughters of Devotion. DJs W. Jeremy and Sammy Jo will spin. 10pm; $10.
 

PrettyUgly

Diamond Horseshoe, 235 W 46th St (btwn Seventh/Eighth Aves), diamondhorseshoe.com. Glam it up with the pretty people at Erich Conrad and Drew Elliot’s fabulous party! Music comes courtesy of  resident DJ Tommy Hottpants and guests. 11pm; $10.
 

Cheryl

Secret Project Robot, 389 Melrose St (btwn Knickerbocker/Flusching Aves), Bushwick, secretprojectrobot.org. Wire tapping is all the rage at the “Bugged” edition of this mixed Brooklyn dance party, with beats by DJs Nick, Grandma Internet, and Kripplebush. 11pm; $10.
 

Viva Saturdays

Stage 48, 605 W 48th St (btwn 11th/12th Aves), vivasaturdays.com. DJ Paulo returns to John Blair, Beto Sutter, Ric Sena, and BoiParty’s rager. Upstairs, DJ Rico Alexis spins twink-baiting pop. 11pm; $20 before 1am/$25 general admission.
 

Deep Dirty Disco

Lovegun, 617 Grand St (btwn Lorimer/Leonard Sts), Williamsburg, 718-388-3411. Porn stud Chris Harder celebrates his birthday as DJ Darren Dryden spins. 11pm; free.

 

Saturday, January 31, 2015