What’s HOT :: South Florida (11/30-12/5)
Friday, November 30
Alex Infiniti and Rob Life’s Rehab Fridays at Solare Coliseum presents Yara Sofia from RuPaul’s Drag Race All Stars live. This event is 18 to party and 21 to drink and stars DJ’s Jarell, Lannier and is hosted by Daisy Deadpetals with shows by Darylin La Fontane, Kiara Knight and friends.
Bubble Gum Fridays at the Manor presents the Red Ribbon Ball, in honor of World AIDS Day starring DJ’s JPS and Miik with shows by Estephania, TP and Sasha.
Tonight and tomorrow the Boardwalk presents Rentboy.com giveaway nights where the first 50 people through the door each night will receive a $20 vakue T-shirt or calendar.
Saturday, December 1
Today is World AIDS Day and there will be events happening all over the state of Florida. For more information see the feature in this magazine.
Bill’s presents in honor of World AIDS Day 2 performers. Catch Cashetta in the Mustang Lounge from 9-11pm and then at 11 pm catch the fabulous talents of Porsche on the main stage. They will also be featuring 50/50 raffles to benefit Broward House.
Tonight there are 2 big events at the Manor. In the Epic Nightclub they present a special event for the ALandChuck.Travel Pillage and Plunder cruise entitled "Revenge of the Wench, A Pirates Life for Me" starring Dj Oren Nizri and RuPaul drag stars Bebe Zahara Benet, Shannel, Shangela, Yara Sofia and Carmen Carerra. Hotspots start at midnight and continue through 2:30am. In the Latin Room and patio they will be celebrating the official victory party for their hostess, Viva Mirage, winning Miss Lady Boy 2013 with special guest Sasha Lords and DJ Larry Larr. 10:30pm to 4 am with no Cover!
The Ramrod presents Pig Dance #52 with special guest DJ Alex Ramos back by popular demand.
Boom presents a party for AlandChuck.Travel Pillage and Plunder cruise starring RuPaul Drag Stars Alisa Summers, Jade and Jessica Wild. This is also a benefit for Stonewall Street Festival.
Tamarac Theatre Of Performing Arts (7143 Pine Island Rd) presents a never before seen musical journey about the life and times of the late Frank Sinatra. Starring Tony Sands as "The Voice", singing all his best loved songs! Show time is at 8pm and tickets are $20. For more information call 954-726-7898 or visit TTOPA.org
Matty’s presents a party for AlandChuck.Travel Pillage and Plunder cruise starring RuPaul Drag Stars Tyra Sanchez, Mimi Imfurst, Rebecca Glasscock and Phi Phi O’hara at 10 pm.
The Pride Factory is now carrying video star Johnny Hazzard’s new clothing line and you can meet Johnny Hazzard live at Pride Factory today only from 2 to 4 pm.
Sidelines invites you to bring a new unwrapped toy starting today until the 16th for the 7th annual Judy Shepherd Toy Drive. This is a wonderful way to keep the memory alive of Judy who was a wonderful person and a pillar of our community!
Monday, December 3
The Village Pub has brought back Fort Lauderdale’s legendary Brazilian Nights the first Monday of every month with live performances at 9:30 and 11 pm.
Tuesday, December 4
We here at Hotspots Media Group presents the 5th annual Holiday Celebration which is a 100% benefit for Broward House and the Pride Center. After 4 wonderful years at the Embassy Suites (who we cannot thank enough) we have decided to take the celebration to the next level and have moved it to the Museum Of Discovery and Science from 7 to 10 pm. This will be a wonderful evening which includes an interactive experience with museum curators, a virtual airboat ride that’s not to be missed and a performance by American Idol Finalist Kimberly Locke. For more information see the feature in this magazine. To purchase tickets go to HotspotsCelebration.com
Wednesday, December 5
Marc Silverstone presents "A Toy’s Story 3" a night for giving form 7-10pm at the Manor. Admission is $15 in advance or $20 at the door plus an unwrapped toy. Admission includes 1 free drink ticket.
A hot new midweek event takes place at Eros every Wednesday entitled Eros Idol Karaoke and is hosted by my friend DJ Miik. Check it out, its lot of fun!
The Miami Gay & Lesbian Film Festival continues its monthly movie series "GLOW Miami" by presenting "Cloudburst," directed by Tom Fitzgerald Adapted from the award-winning play, Thom Fitzgerald’s "Cloudburst" starring Olympia Dukakis and Brenda Fricker, tells the tale of a lesbian couple who has been together for 31 years. When Dot is committed to a nursing home by her meddling granddaughter, her partner Stella comes to Dot’s rescue. Together, they escape from a Maine nursing home and head to Canada to obtain a marriage license and have their relationship legally recognized. Along the way, they pick up a sexy, shirtless hitchhiker and the familial plot thickens and evolves. The movie will be showing at O Cinema - Miami Shores (9806 NE 2nd Avenue) with a 7p.m. cocktail reception--cash bar & complimentary hors d’oeuvres and an 8 p.m. Screening. Advanced tickets are $6 members & $10 guests and at the box office tickets are $10 members & $16 guests. For more information call 305-751-6305.
This is Hot (Locally)
The Adrienne Arsht Center for the Performing Arts of Miami-Dade County Presents the House Theatre of Chicago’s The Nut Cracker, a Magical New Play (it’s not a ballet! it’s a brand new play!). The Chicago Tribune said "Child-friendly, but also hip and adult," and Time Out Chicago said "The ingenious reimagining of traditional characters makes this production significantly more engaging, story-wise. The stakes are higher, the magic more intense!" The Nut Cracker, a Magical New Play will preview of Thursday November 29 with opening night being Friday, November 30 and playing through December 30. Tickets are $45. For more information or to purchase tickets go to ArshtCenter.org.