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Out With Scott October 25, 2006

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Noche Latina Fridays at Elements Gay and Lesbian Nightclub Fort Lauderdale, FL

 
Wrap up of Events

Ian Zieiring of Beverly Hills 90210 Friday's showing of Volver, a feature film by the legendary Pedro Almodovar and starring the gorgeous Penelope Cruz was one of the Fort Lauderdale International Film Festival's signature events. Fort Lauderdale's Parker Playhouse was filled beyond capacity with people standing in and sitting in the aisles! Also on hand was Ian Zieiring of Beverly Hills 90210 fame who presented his hilarious short film, Man versus Monday. Film festival patrons were also treated to a decadent opening party, the first event ever held at the new bayfront nightclub and restaurant, La Playa.  

Noche Latina Sundays at Voodoo LoungeOn Sunday October 22 Noche Latina Sunday t at Voodoo Lounge presented their 1 Year Anniversary Extravaganza where direct from Puerto Rico the first lady of Latin rap, Lisa M performed to a packed room songs from her new album “Respect” including the hit single “Hey Ladies.” Lisa M also signed autographs of her poster for all who wanted. She also gave out some free CD’s. They also premiered their new $1000 BEST BUTT CONTEST hosted by Vegas Dion, and the 3 contestants were HOT, HOT, HOT…..this is definitely a contest you want to put on your must see list. In addition the hot sounds of DJ Jarel kept the dance floor packed all night long. For more information visit: www.nochelatinafridays.com

Halloween 2006 Halloween 2006

Events are listed in chronological order

Noche Latina Fridays Nightmare on Elements StreetNoche Latina Fridays at Elements presents “A Nightmare on Elements Street” on Friday October 27, with their annual $1000 Costume Contest at 1:30am sharp. The event is sponsored by Voodoo Lounge, To the Moon Marketplace, and Marks List. The night will star house diva’s Champagne Bordeaux and Alyssa Kartiar, DJ George Valdez and HOT Latin Go-Go Papi’s. As always they feature FREE DRINKS from 9-11pm and FREE parking.

Boardwalk Halloween WeekendBoardwalk features a free DVD of “Betwinked……a Bewitching Story” for the first 50 people after 9pm on Friday and Saturday the 27th and 28th. They also feature a live show with Robert Long from the movie. Then on Tuesday October 31st they feature 2 live shows of Titan Exclusive Damien Crosse.

Cherry Pie Fridays Lesbian Event Ultra/Pandora Events presents 2 Halloween contests. On Friday October 27th they present “Wicked” at Cherry Pie at O’Zone with a $500 in cash and prizes costume contest. They invite you to come out and show them your wicked ways. On Saturday at Elements they present “Nightmare on Elements Street” also with a $500 on cash and prizes costume contest. 

Score Gay Nightclub Miami Beach Florida

Score gay Nightclub Miami Beach Florida

Score presents many parties for Halloween. They start with Evolution on Friday October 27th when they present “Candy Man” starring DJ/Producer Eddie X. Then on Sunday October 29th they present Danny Tenaglia. Then on Tuesday October 31st they present the hottest party on Lincoln road!!! 

GLCC – Presents the Boo Bash which will be a 4 day event. On Saturday Oct 28th they present the “Clean and Sober Halloween Dance” from 8pm till midnight at the GLCC. Admission is $10 and includes refreshments. On Sunday October 29th they present the “Monster Mash Pool Party” at the Shubert Resort from 1-5pm. Admission is $10 and includes free beer. On Monday October 30th they present “Fright Night” at Boardwalk bar with donations at the door. The main event takes place on Tuesday October 31 as they present “Halloween Carnival if Terror” in the GLCC parking lot. This event will start with a kid’s party from 4-6pm, and then continue with the adult party from 7pm till 12:30 am with Rocky Horror inside from 11pm till 12:30am ($5 cover). Vendor and food booths are on sale for only $50 and that includes the table. For more information call 954-463-9005 

Cupid’s – Invites all of their Patrons to come in costume on Saturday Oct 28th, and if you do you get in FREE. That’s right dress up, be anonymous, and do some things to those sexy Cupids dancers that you would be hesitant to do without a mask……hehe!!! Cupid’s is the only place in South Florida that features NUDE men for your visual pleasure. 

Voodoo Lounge Fort Lauderdale FloridaVoodoo Lounge - This Sunday Oct 29,  Babylon T and Noche Latina T and the entire Staff of Voodoo Lounge presents “Rocky Horror T Dance” with the best Rocky Horror Drag Contest with over $1000 in cash and prizes. The T-Dance will feature guest DJ Lydia Prim in the main room, DJ Miik on the Patio and Latin DJ Jarel spinning in the Envy Room (the room is rocking and packed) spinning the Hottest Latin tunes as well as shows by Vegas Dion. Don’t forget they feature FREE DRINKS from 5-7pm. 

Steel Dead Legends Ball Halloween 2006 Benefit Care ResourceSTEEL- Have you always wanted to perform or dress up for just one night a year…. Dance or twirl as your favorite girl….. or boy dead legend…..After all it is Halloween! Amateur contestants especially are encouraged to participate this year at The Dead Legends Masquerade Ball a fund raising event for Care Resource at Steel Nightclub on Monday, October 30th starting at 8:00 pm. The ball is reminiscent of the Berwick Ball held in Columbus Ohio, the longest ongoing Halloween event in our country started in 1964.Prizes will be awarded in 3 categories (1) Best in theme costume (Dead Legend) male or female (2) Couturier, The most convincing female illusion (Evening Gown), this category will be broken down to amateur & professional competitors. (3) The anything goes talent competition, best performance musical or non musical up to 5 minutes. Bring your own music (4) Grand prize, the most outrageous, spectacular, in theme presentation or performance of the night. There will be 1000.00 in prize money awarded. The Dead legends Ball will be hosted by Misty Eyez, Action & Heidi Ho. Jackhammer Goes to HellJudges & performers include Erika Norell, Champagne Bordeaux, Misty Eyez, Noel Leon, Sharde Ross & others. This should definitely prove to be one of the social events of the season. Costume or formal wear requested. 

Jackhammer will be celebrating Halloween on Tuesday October 31st with a themed party called “Goes to Hell” and featuring a $1000 in cash and prizes contest hosted by Moldavia Ishtar.

Boom Gay Bar Fort Lauderdale FloridaBills Filling Station presents a Halloween costume contest on Tuesday October 31st at 9pm with $500 in cash and prizes with a $200 cash grand prize. The contest will be followed by their new Tuesdays “Drag Factor” hosted by Mistress Mel, and starring, Blair Anthony, Deja Devonaire, and cast.

Boom presents “Psycho Circus” on Tuesday October 31st with DJ Bryan Reyes, no cover and a Costume contest.

China White features the “Drag Ball” on Tuesday October 31st with free admission. Doors open at 10pm with the contest at 1am and a Burlesque show at 2am. They will also feature a Free Drink for all that come in drag!!

Torpedo Halloween AdTorpedo presents Daisy D’s Halloween Ball on Tuesday October 31st with no cover and free drinks from 10-12midnight.

Little Trannie Shack of Horrors at ELementsElements – in association with Pride Factory present “Little Trannie Shock of Horrors” starring Misty Eyes and the cast of Trannie Shack and featuring a costume contest with $1000 in cash and prizes with the categories “Best Misty Look-a-like” and “Best Overall.”

Coliseum presents on Tuesday October 31st, “The Out of this World Halloween Bash……..Captured” with a $2000 in cash and prizes costume contest hosted by Electra, ad spinning will be the hot sounds of DJ Miik. Admission is $10 for members and $12 for non-members.

White Party Fundraiser Caters To The Estrogen-Only Set Too

The women are taking over White Party this year with more events, more glamour and more beautiful women… White Party began 22 years ago as a one night fundraiser for Care Resource, Florida’s largest not-for-profit, community based organization source for AIDS/HIV care. 22 Years later White Party is a weeklong community celebration known across the world for its spectacular parties, celebrity watching, cultural events, superstar djs, entertainers and so much more. The event attracts more than 10,000 gay men and women from all over the world to the streets of Miami and Miami Beach. This year’s festivities again take place Thanksgiving week from November 22nd - November 27th.

Care Resource is Florida's oldest and largest HIV/AIDS service organization serving both Miami-Dade & Broward Counties. Their unique "total care" approach includes working with affected communities in creating and/or implementing prevention strategies, community outreach and education initiatives, testing, medical care, research protocols, as well as individual and family counseling and support services. This wide array of programs collectively strives to respond to every area of need of our HIV at-risk and infected communities. Last year women from all over the world descended on South Beach for memorable women’s parties like Cirque Blanc at Nikki Beach. This year Alison Burgos, Carmen Benard and Pandora Events are bringing more events and cultural activities for everyone to enjoy. Women’s events include Dolce on Wednesday evening, the signature women’s dance event, Cirque Blanc at the glamorous Nikki Beach, the White Party at Vizcaya with special guest Tracy Young, Lilly and Lila’s Lovely Lesbian hour interactive burlesque style show, Splendor, the women’s after-party on Saturday night at Yuca Lounge and finally Sunday a wonderful Flamingo brunch at the Raleigh Hotel on South Beach. This years theme is ‘Global Union and Cirque Blanc (the Women’s Signature White Party event) will take its guests into a mystical trip to the French Riviera at the ultra sexy Nikki Beach Club in the heart of South Beach.

Attendees will be treated to an assortment of visual entertainment, outdoor VIP room with lush tropical gardens and seating, an exciting silent auction featuring women’s oriented trips, jewelry, dinners, theater tickets, spa days, autographed memorabilia and more. The dance floor will be jumping with the hot sounds of DJ Pride, and over 1,200 gorgeous women partying in a symphony of white. The newest addition to the line-up is Lilly and Lila’s Lovely Lesbian Hour. This sexy variety show has been winning critical acclaim and selling out theaters across the state. These twisted gals are at it again mixing cocktails, powering up sex toys and sharing the “Judy Garland Diet” with the audience in high-wattage camp! Christine Robison and Leneil Bottoms will guest star in the show along with the outrageous and sexy BabyBLUE, Tymisha and Lollie. This is definitely a show not to miss!

This year the Women have their own host hotel in the “White Party Village”, the South Seas Hotel, just next door to the men’s host hotel and welcome center. This newly renovated, classic, 1941 Art Deco Hotel, is on one of South Beach’s hippest blocks. The oceanfront location on one of the world’s top ten most beautiful beaches is only one of the reasons why guests love the South Seas Hotel. This is just a short walk to trendy Lincoln Road Mall, Ocean Drive and The Miami Beach Convention Center, and only minutes away from The Port of Miami and Miami International Airport. Complimentary Continental Breakfast Included! The exclusive Women's White Party rate of just $169 a night with a 2 night minimum please book early, these rooms will go quickly. For Reservations Call 305 538 1411 Rate Code: White Party. Individual tickets and passes are now on sale. For up to the minute event information or to order tickets online visit www.womenswhiteparty.com or careresource.org or you can call (305) 495-6969.

Ancient Sounds & Rhythms for Living Peace Workshop with Eliana Gilad  

Eliana Gilad, an internationally recognized expert in the conscious use of voice and rhythm as natural healers, will conduct a workshop on “Ancient Sounds & Rhythms for Living Peace” at the Religious Science Center for Spiritual Living (1550 NE 26th Street) on October 29 from 2:00-5:30 pm. Everyone is welcome; no prior experience is necessary.  Suggested donation for the workshop is $35.00.  Gilad will also be speaking and singing at Religious Science’s regular Sunday services at 10:00am and 11:30am. Gilad works regularly with Arab and Jewish nationals.  "While bombs exploded around me during the current war, I remained calm inside. I want to share this with others. We can slow down, and cultivate peacefulness and inner quiet—celebrating our vulnerability and common humanity," says Gilad. During the full-participation event, the group will explore a mystical Hebrew vocal meditation that connects us to our roots, five-element healing chants (shown to induce relaxation and focus) that connect us to our Source, and natural rhythms from the ancients. Eliana Gilad, an author and composer influenced by classical and Mediterranean music, lectures and teaches workshops on the conscious use of voice and rhythm, as they were used in ancient times--for centering and healing. Her credits include presenting with Dr. Masaru Emoto of "What the Bleep Do We Know!?” fame. She has performed at the United Nations and with the Andalusian Orchestra, Arab & Jewish Neonatal wards, and toured with Bobby McFerrin. Gilad has produced five Voices of Eden CDs and two books, the latest, “Quiet in the Eye of the Storm: Living Peace in a War Zone” which she wrote during the recent Israel-Lebanon war. She lives in the hills of Galilee, Israel, where she directs the Voices of Eden Healing Music and Peace Center, open to Jews, Arabs and all nationalities.

Featured Event of the Week

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Edison Farrow presents Funky Fridays at Funkshion Louunge on South Beach

This Friday, October 27, Edison Farrow and his South Beach Social Club will launch an exciting new night. There will be two events back to back with both events at Funkshion Restaurant and Lounge located at 1116 Lincoln Road. This beautifully designed venue is located directly under the Regal Cinemas on Lincoln Road. First, SHOWGIRLS CABARET will start with dinner at 7pm. You can enjoy dinner or drinks at the bar while being entertained by South Beach's most glamorous drag queens. Ebonee Excell, Chyna and Johanna James will entertain you until 11pm. Dinner reservations suggested, please call 305.673.0554. Then FUNKY FRIDAYS will turn Funkshion upside down with DJ Leo spinning an "open format" of all styles of dance music hits. Monica LeGrande will be the door goddess turning heads on Lincoln Road. Opening night will be sponsored by BOCA LOCA Brazilian Rum and their Live Drums, Brazilian Showgirls and Caipirinha drink specials for you to enjoy

Upcoming Events

 On Wednesday October 25th, Torpedo will be celebrating the birthday of their craziest bartender Roberto with DJ Just Oliver spinning Tribal, Techno and Brazilian. 

This Wednesday October 25, Hump at China White presents College Night with Jocks and Cheerleaders. Join Mizz Cori, Glitz, Jordan, DJ FX, Jason Taminini and the whole crew. 

Adventure-Inspired Brand Brings Contemporary, European Attitude to South Beach Scene ~ Napapijri®, the European sportswear brand owned by VF Outdoor Inc., continues to bring its adventure-inspired lifestyle stateside with the opening of their second US store on Lincoln Road, Miami’s premiere shopping destination. The new store will be part of the brand’s US retail roll out strategy. The Miami store will showcase the brand’s signature men’s and women’s apparel and accessories as well as a small assortment of children's wear in 1,500 square feet of selling space on one floor, mirroring the brand’s international presentation. The modern yet outdoors-inspired nature of the environment provides an ideal stage for the presentation of the Napapijri® brand’s contemporary merchandise. We always wish for cooler days in Miami. Well, now we're making it snow for you! Go see this amazing store open on Thursday October 26 from 7-10pm at 1008 Lincoln Road in grand fashion with models frolicking in the snow, cool treats and cocktail served from a glacier. Mix and mingle with celebrities from the Novellas of Telemundo and Univision while you enjoy special musical guests and surprises!

Arts at St. Johns presents the 7th Season Showcase on Saturday, October 28th from 7:00 P.M. to 10:00 P.M. See great artists & performers, such as Michael Donnell, Reggie Whitehead, David Vance, Jade Whelan, Maria Letona and many more. Tickets: $20/$15 Arts at St. Johns, 4760 Pinetree Drive, Miami Beach. INFO: 305-613-2325 or at www.artsatstjohns.com.  

Congregation Etz Chaim, a spiritual home for "Jews of the Rainbow" (gay, lesbian, bisexual, transgender and heterosexual Jews) will hold its annual Synagogue Picnic on Sunday, October 29, from noon to 5 p.m., at T.Y. Park - 3300 North Park Road (north of Sheridan Street and west of I-95) in Hollywood - Pavilion 6.   A $15 donation entitles you to all the food, soft drinks, sports, games and fellowship that you can handle.  For more information about the Synagogue Picnic, phone (954) 424-8449 and leave a message for Jesse. 

 

The annual Gay and Lesbian International Bridge Tournament is October 31 - November 5 in Palm Springs, CA at the Zoso Hotel (this is Palm Springs Pride Weekend). All levels of bridge players from novices to expert.  There will also be social events during the 6 - day tournament. Players can register for the weekend or the entire six (6) days. More info is at www.gaybridge.org   

Ms Vicky to host karaoke at the "Bocatini Bistro and Bar" at 183 West Camino Real, Boca Raton, on Wednesday evenings from 9 to 11/12pm starting on November 1.  She will also be at club "Steel" on Thursday evenings from 10 to 12pm starting on November 2

Circuit Saturdays at Steel Gay Nightclub Fort Lauderdale Florida

Pridefest 2007 Fort Lauderdale Florida

On Friday November 3rd, Jackhammer presents a Joystick Party with no lights except glow Bracelets, and DJ Bill Hallquist spinning the hits of 80’s, 90’s and today. 

Peter Burke's Tea CruiseThe “Tea Cruise” features “Sailors in White” on Sunday, November 5th.  Boarding is at 2:30 and sails from 3-6 aboard the Musette yacht from the SE 3rd Avenue Bridge in Ft Lauderdale. Join other locals and visitors for a weekend celebration with Hot Dancers and featured entertainers, “Nikki Adams,” “Deja D,” and D.J. Marcio, spinning the perfect tea mix from house vocals to disco favorites. Parking is free. Win fabulous prizes provided by sponsors including Argenti Designer Jewelers, Mary’s Resort, Interactive Male, Joshua Tree, Xellent Vodka, Prime Lubes, and SeaEscape! The after cruise party continues at Voodoo / Babylon T with discount VIP admission (with boarding pass) and free drinks until 7 P.M. For overnight accommodations, ask about Mary’s Resort “weekend getaway package”. For reservations call Peter at 1-888-211-3266 Visa / MC / AMEX “Bon Voyage!” 

The Stonewall Library and Archives' Book Discussion Group will hold its next meeting on Thursday, November 9, at 7:30 p.m.  Book maven Jesse Monteagudo will moderate a discussion of "Brokeback Mountain":  the short story by Annie Proulx, the movie by Ang Lee, the soundtrack album, the calendar . . . in short, everything Brokeback.  The Stonewall Library and Archives is located at the Gay and Lesbian Community Center of South Florida, 1717 North Andrews Avenue, in Fort Lauderdale.  For more information phone Stonewall at 954-763-8565. 

Hot and very LGBT, Here! TV's Dante's Cove is now available on DVD!
Dante's CoveAs the season begins, Kevin Archer leaves an abusive home to follow his boyfriend, Toby, to Dante’s Cove, a remote tropical island populated by beautiful young residents, gay and straight. Unknown to Kevin, Dante’s Cove has a dark and dangerous history, and he is unwittingly being drawn into a web of supernatural intrigue. Arriving at the Hotel Dante (built in the 1840’s and recently converted into Here! TV's Dante's Coveapartments) Kevin meets his new housemates: Van, a mysterious lesbian artist drawn to the dark side of human nature, Cory, a carefree party-boy who’ll hook up with any guy who’s interested, and Adam, Toby’s straight best friend from high school – who is secretly in love with Toby.

Here! TV's Dante's CoveAt first Kevin and Toby’s reunion is wonderful. But soon, Kevin begins hearing a strange voice coming from within the hotel – a voice that is summoning him. Drawn to the basement, Kevin stumbles upon Ambrosius Vallin, an immortal warlock imprisoned for over a hundred and fifty years. In 1840, Ambrosius was engaged to marry Grace Neville, a powerful practitioner of “Tresum”, an ancient supernatural religion. When Grace found Ambrosius making love with another man, she killed his lover and cursed Ambrosius to an eternity locked in the Dante’s basement. Only the kiss of a young man would set Ambrosius free. Having successfully made Kevin hear his call, Ambrosius summons him to the basement and forces Kevin to kiss him. The kiss from Kevin breaks the curse.

Here! TV's Dante's CoveNot content to be young and free again, Ambrosius decides Kevin is his destiny, and will stop at nothing to have him. He puts a spell on Kevin, and also turns Cory into a sort of personal slave and spy so that he can keep an eye on Kevin. But Grace won’t allow Ambrosius to find love or happiness, and uses her magic to murder Kevin. Ambrosius, who learned Tresum’s powers while locked in the basement, Here! TV's Dante's Covesucceeds in reviving Kevin. Meanwhile, searching the historical society for an explanation of the strange happenings in Dante’s Cove, Toby and Van find the Book of Tresum written in a strange ancient language. Van is able to cast a spell from the book and break the curse on Kevin, freeing him from Ambrosius’ hold. It seems like a happy ending, until Ambrosius uses Cory to lure Toby away from the sleeping Kevin, and throws Toby into the ocean to drown.

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American Idol's Nadia Turner to headline The Pet Project Charity Furr Ball at the Josephine S. Leiser Opera Center

American Idol's and South Florida's very own Nadia TurnerAmerican Idol's and South Florida's very own Nadia Turner will be performing at this years Annual Furr Ball,” on Thursday, November 9th. The gala fundraiser, benefiting The Pet Project of Fort Lauderdale will be held at the Josephine S. Leiser Opera Center. The evening will feature live and silent auctions of a variety of exciting items, services and artwork donated by local merchants and supporters of The Pet Project. Live entertainment, an open bar and a wide variety of scrumptious hors d’oeuvres catered by the top restaurants of Fort Lauderdale including; Galanga, Laffing Matterz, Caffe Blu, Mancini's, Lucarella's, Hollywood Bistro, L'Hermatage, Boulevard Bistro of Hollywood, Mario's Catelina, Kilwins of Las Olas, The Chef's Table catering,  and C.A. Catering. The evening will feature live and silent auctions of a variety of exciting items, services and artwork donated by local merchants and supporters of The Pet Project, including; Bone Appetite, Pet Portraits by Elena, Tina Vallant Pet Photographer, A Pet Masseur, Petropolis Boarding, Seminole Indian Village Zoo, Barkley’s of Hollywood, plus a first look at Nadia Turner’s very own clothing line.... Music will be provided by "The Max Band" (www.themaxband.com) $100 VIP Tickets include admittance to VIP reception, reserved seating at a table plus open bar. Admission is $75 per person, which includes open bar. Elegant attire, please. All proceeds benefit The Pet Project, a non-profit 501(c)(3) corporation/ charitable organization whose dedicated goal is a true “Labor of Love” assisting terminally ill people, who’s only companion may be their beloved pet. Felix deBruin, Executive Director of The Pet Project, said “We are thrilled to have Nadia Turner as part of our charity Furr Ball.  In addition, the response we have received from local restaurants and merchants has been truly exciting.  It is amazing to see the South Florida community coming together, to help raise money to support The Pet Project.” Felix added, “Without the Pet Projects’ help and financial support many people would lose their beloved cat or dog due to the expenses they face with hospital stays, expenses or merely the added expenses of vaccinations, prescriptions and proper food to keep their pet healthy.” Charles Podesta, (Versace home chef and chef to the stars including Mohammed Ali, Cher, Madonna, Bill Cosby, etc..) will be coordinating the restaurants for this event. If you have any additional questions, please feel free to contact Felix deBruin, and The Pet Project at (954) 568-5678 or visit www.petprojectforpets.org for additional details and ticket sales.

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