Pride Parties: Editors Pics!

June 13-July 31. FOR DATES, TIMES AND LOCATIONS OF THESE AND ALL JUNE & JULY PARTIES, CHECK OUT THE NIGHTLIFE LISTINGS SECTION.

Saturday, June 14

CATTYSHACK
Celebrate Brooklyn Pride with a good old fashioned, all-day BBQ. For only $15 you can drink and eat all you want ($10 for non-drinkers). Then stick around for the Brooklyn Pride Dance-O-Rama. Rotating DJs and hot go-go girls ‘til 4am.

VICTORIA @ THE STONEWALL INN

Cherelynore and Queens Marie, the head Victorians, have planned an extra-special Faux-Drag Pride Party, hosted by Ana Matronic (Scissor Sisters). Go-go goddess Blu Mystique keeps you mesmerized with her sleek and sexy dance grooves. DJ Tikka Masala will have the Stonewall pumping with her ethnic beats while you get a free lap dance in a special sexy section.


Sunday, June 15

BUM BUM BAR
This hot Latin club celebrates Pride ‘08 with a series of  fun events that will make the trip out to Queens feel like a cool summer breeze. Wave La Estrella Solitaria and the Rainbow Pride flag at the Cuban Pride celebration.

Wednesday, June 18

GO CHEER ON THE LIBERTY @ CUBBYHOLE
Feeling sporty this summer? Love watching women in uniform with a beer in your hand? We know you do, so check out GO’s NY Liberty away game viewing schedule at the local haunts to catch up on all things Liberty.


Saturday, June 21

UNDER THE SEA WEEK @ CATTYSHACK
If you’re feeling a little hungry after the Mermaid Parade, head over to Cattyshack’s post-parade BBQ party and listen to the sounds of DJ Storm and Daryl Raymmond, who will keep you moist with their deep sea beats. Watch out for the sexy go-gos.

Wednesday, June 25

EDEN
The ultra-chic Union Square Lounge will house some of the city’s most beautiful women as resident DJ shErOck* plays music to get you dancing and shimmying under the romantic lighting of this laid-back lounge. Look out for gift bags, which will help you show your pride this June ‘08.

Thursday, June 26

STONEWALL 69 @ THE STONEWALL INN
Celebrate Pride where it all began: at the legendary Stonewall Inn. The music is always good, the drinks are always strong and the queers are always in attendance. Keep this queer landmark happening as you write your own history this Gay Pride month.


Friday, June 27

CIRRAH @ SULTANA
Cirrah Fridays are back with a special pride party in Williamsburg. The ladies will be  dancing to the sounds and grooves of DJ Mark James and the party will be alive and kickin’ as the special performance by Miss Sugah (‘Sugah Showcase’) and dance divas Melani & Blu Mystique get you in a sexy mood.

GIRLNATION DOWNTOWN @ THE STONEWALL INN
Girlnation Downtown is having its first Pride celebration at the legendary Stonewall Inn. DJ Stacy will be hitting the beats to make you sweat and shake up this historic queer downtown spot. The ladies will be in attendance, so come prepared to dance the night away.

LOVERGIRLNYC @ MARS 2112

LoverGirlNYC and Exclusive Ent. present their 5th Annual Pride Event at Mars 2112. Rotating DJs Mary Mac, China, Missy B and Trini play the tracks to kick Pride off right. Keep your eyes open for the out-of-this-world exotic performances by dancers from DC. Power 105.1’s Steph Lova will be in the house.

SHESCAPE
Shescape has three events for Pride this year. Friday’s kick-off @ Mannahata will be packed with wonderful women as DJ Francesca Magliano keeps you and the hot go-go dancers movin’ all night.

Saturday, June 28

CHOICE CU*TS @ SULTANA
After the Dyke March, haul your whistles, banners and signs over to Brooklyn and party to the sounds of DJ Sophia H, Lesbian Van Halen and DJ Roze Royce. Grab a hookah for a smokin’-good time.

SINFUL WOMEN @ PRIME
Chueca Inc. and Just2Much Ent. move to the island of Manhattan to host an explosive pre-Pride event  at the hip and trendy Prime Nightclub. This aptly named party will be packed with women who enjoy drink, dance and debauchery all in the name of Pride ‘08.

PIER PRESSURE @ CHELSEA BREWING CO.

Henrietta Hudson and LoverGirlNYC host the 9th Annual Pier Pressure dance party, the official after-party for the HOP’s Women’s Pier Dance, Rapture. DJ Stacy and Kim Dazy will be rockin’ the beats at this beautiful waterfront event. Dani from MTV’s A Shot of Love with Tila Tequila will host thousands of women and a plethora of rotating go-go dancers until the sun comes up.

HERITAGE OF PRIDE PRESENTS RAPTURE @ PIER 54

Start your post-Dyke March reveling at this early evening event. All of Rapture ‘08 proceeds benefit New York City’s LGBT Pride Week events and community organizations. The official women’s dance on the pier features DJ Susan Levine on the decks to keep all the gorgeous ladies gyrating into the night.

LOVERGIRLNYC @ PACHA

LoverGirlNYC’s Annual Pride Extravaganza will be packed with loud and proud women. Power 105.1’s Cherry Martinez will be in the house as the rotating DJs spin the hits to make you dance for 8 hours straight (or gay)! Special performances by “The Pole Diva Mona” and the smokin’ gun, “Oohzee.”

Sunday, June 29

CUBBYHOLE
After flag wavin’, whoopin’ and hollerin’ at the parade,  soothe your throat with a cocktail at Cubbyhole, the West Village’s local queer bar. It’s the perfect location to mix and mingle with your fellow parade-goers.

HENRIETTA HUDSON

Join this jam-packed club full of hotties for a spectacular sidewalk gathering after the parade in order to prolong your pride celebrations.

LA FEMME FATALE WITH JOELLE @ MUG LOUNGE

Enjoy a drink and some fabulous eye candy as the sun sets at this intimate new ladies’ party. End your night at 4am and ring in your Monday seductively.

REMIX
Cool off from the heat of the Pride parade and go to a Foam Party at Club REMIX. Nikki from Nikki’s Remix will host a two-floor event complete with drink specials and a dry room for those who don’t wanna get wet. But for those who do, watch out because DJ Rob Dinero will keep your body movin’ and you are bound to sweat. What better way to cool off than in a room with tons of women up to their waists in foam?

SNAPSHOT @ BAR 13

Join the ladies from the Snapshot float at Bar 13 after the parade for their 4th annual Roof Deck Party. With 3 floors and rotating DJs Storm, Daryl Raymond, Tease, Noa D, Sueta and Qi, you won’t be able to stop movin’ and groovin’ till the sun comes up over Union Square.

STILLETO
If you’re looking for a  super classy  event to bring your Pride weekend to a close, Maggie (of Eden) has planned  a sexy afternoon downtown that will do just that. With a full brunch menu, rotating DJs and a raffle to benefit the Ali Forney Center, you will thoroughly enjoy this space’s elegant décor.

Monday, June 30

WEST END GIRLS @ HK LOUNGE
This party is called the Post-Pride Hangover Bash because you will need a place to go unwind, enjoy Bloody Mary specials and keep the room from spinning after the craziness of Pride weekend.

Sunday, July 6

TUMBAO TEA PARTY @ EL MOROCCO
Lady Play and Lipstick Productions present this party, which is held at the Middle East–chic El Morocco nightclub. This new tea party has a musical flava that will keep you on the dance floor, with DJs Mike da Wizard and Stacy. Come for the ladies and the décor, but stay to hear the live salsa band Wayne Gorega y su Salsa Picante perform their hit “Congle El Gusto.”


Sunday, July 13

DRAMA @ SPLASH
Splash is one of the most popular dance spots for the boys, but this Sunday it will be our turn to bring the house down. This party will be drippin’ with
delicious dancers as they get all wet in Splash’s signature showers.