Thursday April 21
ARQ – Burlesque in the Vortex at 2am starring Minnie Cooper, Charisma Belle, Decoda Secret and special guest Vanity. DJs Kitty Glitter and Alex Taylor. Plus Drag For Dollars drag comp from 11.30pm, hosted by special guest Penny Clifford. Good Friday Eve special, $10 at the door.
BANK HOTEL – DJ Jack McCord, 8pm-late.
COLOMBIAN – DJs Joe Mumma, Beth Yen and David Smith from 9pm-late.
HONKY TONK – Gay night @ Black Boater, Surry Hills. Decoda Secret and a rotating list of DJs each week.
IMPERIAL – Karaoke with Verushka Darling from 8.30pm. $50 cash first prize. Free entry. $3.50 house spirits, beer and wine 4pm-7pm. Plus Black Pearls event for Aboriginal Sister Girls Support Group, 8pm-late.
KINGS PARK TAVERN – Trivia night with Portia Turbo from 7pm. Sunnyholt Rd, Blacktown.
KINGSTEAM – Sex-on-site venue. Towel-free night.
OXFORD HOTEL – Buzz. Free entry, DJs Ben Drayton and Richard Savvy, buzz cuts all night.
PALMS – 8pm-3am, with DJ FatCat from 10pm.
QUEEN VICTORIA HOTEL – Trivia from 7pm.
STONEWALL – Late Night Trading. Hosted by Polly Petrie 6.30–8.30pm. Plus Casey Donovan performs live.
SUPPER CLUB – Acca Daiquiris. Jazz quartet plays rock covers.
TAXI CLUB – Karaoke with a Twist with Sandy B. From 10pm, free entry.
BARAKI BAR – N-JOY: after-work drinks. Cocktails and cool grooves from 5pm-late.
DT’S HOTEL – Open 4pm, happy hours 4-6pm and pool comp from 7.30pm.
GH – Drag Bingo. Balls drop at 8pm, drink specials all night and $5 to play.
HEAVEN’S DOOR – Drag Bingo from 9pm with Slash Darling and Anita Beer. Prizes including meat trays.
HOOCHIE MAMA – @ Alia from 9pm. Free entry.
IQ – Queer indie pop trash from 9pm at A Bar Called Barry. $5 entry. Three dancefloors, three bars. Till 3am.
LAIRD – Spit N Polish boot camp in the back bar, 10pm-late. Strict dress code applies.
LIBATION – Special DJ John K Thursday from 7pm.
LICK @ ROOM680 – Dance routines, competitions, two rooms of music. Resident DJs Nugget and Miss Beats, special guest DJs. Bookings: www.lickmelbourne.com.au
MARKET – DJs Mike Evans and James Fraser from 9pm. Free entry.
ORDER OF MELBOURE – The Blow Waves, Melodiqa and DJ Butch Le Butch from 7pm. Free entry.
THE PEEL – Bad Boy Easter. DJ Jay-Z, free entry, doors 9pm.
PRISCILLA’S @ 153 – Forbidden: Destiny, sexy male dancers and special guests each week. DJ Milio. Doors open 9pm.
SAGI BAR – $10 ‘Old Skoll’ cocktails all night from 5pm.
SIRCUIT – The Betrayal. Free entry.
VAUDA-VILE – Drag night at The Johnston, 70 Johnston St. Shows from Destiny Forbidden, Dee Dee Dazzler and Venus Envy. Free entry, free champagne 9-10pm.
XCHANGE – Dynamic duo Easter special. Three special shows from 10pm starring Barbra Quicksand, Miss Candee, guests. Free entry before 10pm, free drink with entry after.