We are one weekend away from Memorial Day Weekend, Portland Queers & Allies! So, you while you may wanna chill to save money and energy...you still have to do something, right? Whether you brunch at Scandals Pdx, hit up Pre-Pump or the Divas at CC Slaughter’s, Frolic at the Eagle Portland, hit up Local Lounge to hang out with the fierce queers of LesbiOut! or spend Sund’y Fund’y in your Undies, dance the night away in a red dress...for Red Dress Party, or check out what’s ado at Crush Bar, ProudQueer has you covered.
As always, let us know if you wish to see any events in the Portland area covered by emailing firstname.lastname@example.org the Monday before your weekend event!
Brunching with the Boys & Matty Mae’s Bloody Mary Bar
Saturday, May 19th & Sunday, May 20th from noon to 3PM
Hosted by Scandals Pdx
Brunch isn’t just for Sundays, Scandal’s gives you two days to enjoy your favorite brunch foods, while enjoying Matty Mae’s Bloody Mary Bar. Catch up with your friends, cure your hangover, be seen, and celebrate the weekend.
Cheers, sweetie darling, you deserve it!
Friday, April 20th from 9 PM to 11 PM
Hosted by CC Slaughter’s
Pre-Pump is a Friday night drag show to kick off your weekend! Featuring Tajh Jordan "Flawless Shade" & Cody Wojahn "Miss Inanna.” Plus amazing drag and variety talent performing for you live on the the CC Slaughters Portland dance-floor every Friday! Drink specials are $3 well cocktails from 3pm-midnight, entry is 21+
When the party is warmed up and it's time to dance at 11 PM the CC's dance-floor opens up and our live DJ bumps the hottest top remixes until 2AM!
Testify - Drag Brunch
Sunday, April 22nd, from 11 AM until 2 PM
Hosted by Slaughters Portland
If you missed out on the Easter show, redeem yourself! Celebrate Sunday Fun Day with the ladies of Testify! Join them in their new home, every Sunday at 11am for brunch and a show! Testify is hosted by Alexis Campbell Starr and featuring Miss Behavin and Sativa GodDAMN Jones. CC Slaughters Portland is preparing a delicious rotating buffet-style brunch menu for the Sunday show! Look forward to new specialty menu items each week as well as the brunch staples you love! It’s free entry, 21 to enter, with a $20 brunch buffet, and $1 mimosas!
Can I get an Amen? Read up on why Alexis Campbell Starr decided to move the venue!
The Superstar Divas MegaShow!
Sunday, May 20th starting at 8 PM
The most fun to have on a Sunday night in Portland, Oregon, is at CC Slaughters. It's The Superstar Divas MegaShow! This drag/variety show is a local favorite and features some of the best talent around! Every week the crowd roars with excitement, laughter, tears and joy as the performers give it their all to keep you entertained. Featuring creative performances by Bolivia Carmichaels, HoneyBea Hart & Isaiah Esquire, and also featuring weekly guest acts, local and touring. They have what just you're looking for to keep the weekend going just one more night! There's no cover, but 21+ to enter.
To keep Sunday your fun day, happy hour is from open until midnight with $3 well cocktails!
Saturday, May 19th, from 9PM to 2AM
Hosted by Eagle Portland
The Eagle’s monthly boxer, brief, jock, mankini, and undergear party, or go commando! Free Entry if you arrive before 9pm or if you use the clothes check upon entry....otherwise $5 entry fee. Party beats & video by resident music omo DJ/VJ Anorexic!
Come rock out with your...eagle out!
Hosted by Eagle Portland
Friday, May 18th from 9 PM to 2 AM
It's time to shake off the last of the winters chill and frolic with other warm-blooded--and sometimes HOT--fellow bears and cubs. Join us as DJ Jens Irish spins the night away with music that will heat you up and get you to boogie down! There's just a $3 entry.
Come frolic with the bears and the cubs, the otters and the wolfs!
Free Sunday FALL BBQ
Sunday, May 20th, from 4 PM to 7 PM
Hosted by Eagle Portland
Every Sunday afternoon, featuring delicious hot cheesy bacon burgers with all the fixings, hot dogs, potato salad, etc. Happy Hour drink prices and beer specials also.
Was your weekend not fun? Make up for it with Sunday Funday at the Eagle!
LIT (Part II): A Queer Pop Up Party
Need somewhere to blow off some queer steam? LIT (Part II) is where you want to be on Friday! MannyPetty (Peaches & Cream, Switch. Dance Party) is throwing another Friday night pop-up party! Tired of hearing spotify in the club, or worse, the same mixes over and over? Manny has you covered, and doin' it for no cover just for you! The've got stiff drinks and good classic food, come thru and get cute with us! No cover, 21 to enter.
This is a queer and POC prioritized space. Anyone making the space unsafe will be asked to leave. Allies, take note.
LesbiOut! Presents: Creature Hole, 52 Kings, Johnny O!
Hosted by Local Lounge (Official)
Got grit? Come out to the party! 8:30pm Johnny O Duke of Hearts III, 10pm Creature Hole & 52 Kings! Doors at 8 PM and $5 cash to enter.
We’re almost ready for summer! Come celebrate with Local Lounge & LesbiOUt!
4Play Underwear Party
Sunday, May 20th from 4 PM to 8 PM
Underwear Party at Local Lounge is the perfect place to get into your skivvies we have underwear coat check so get comfy! $2 Shots. $2 Well Drinks $2 Draft Beer. Hosted by Sasha Scarlett. $100 amateur modeling contest, cash and prizes! 21+ to enter.
Make it Sund'y Fund'y in your undies!
Red Dress Party: Wicked Red 2018
This year marks the 18-annual Red Dress Party in Portland! This year's theme is Wicked Red and is shaping up to the best party yet! Not familiar with Red Dress? Visit Red Dress PDX to learn more. TGet your tickets for the party, Saturday, May 19, 2018, now! We have a new location this year that is allowing us to amp things up a bit. Let's reach 2,000 attendees this year! Tickets will be available online at Red Dress PDX, and at the door, but if you're still hoping for a discount visit one of our sponsor bars to get discounted tix (cash only)! Crush Bar, Local Lounge (Official) and Alameda Brewing Co.
This year's proceeds from the party will benefit Rock N' Roll Camp for Girls and Bridging Voices. Remember, everyone MUST wear a red dress to enter the event.
Booklover's Burlesque: Much Ado About Glitter
Friday, May 18th, from 8:30 PM to 11 PM
Booklover's Burlesque is Portland's sexy literary salon which matches titillating, inspiring, and empowering book readings with burlesque performances all in one show! Professional readers, actors, or local authors/writers read aloud a three to five minute piece of poetry, fiction (from any genre), memoir, non-fiction, etc, which is then followed by a burlesque performance inspired by the piece.
Performers for our annual Shakespeare Edition of Booklover's Burlesque include visiting performers...
A Night Of Burlesque with The Junebugs
Saturday, May 19th, beginning at 9 PM
Come join us for the 4th installment of A Night of Burlesque with live music by The Junebugs. This time we're hitting the road and bringing our show to Portland! We are excited to be together again, with performers from both Portland and Eugene accompanied by the genre-bending folksy pop rock of The Junebugs!
Don't miss out on this night sure to be filled with great music, stunning performances, and oh so much more! Check here for $10 tickets! Doors open at 8 PM, the show starts at 9PM.