With the holiday festivities in full swing, we’re all looking for ways to de-stress and recharge our batteries. We’ve rounded up some of our favorite festive events to celebrate this month to make your Yuletide extra special.
Christmas Carol Holigay Party
What: Interactive movie viewing Carol where everyone dresses up as their favorite celebrity Carol!
Where: Let’s see everyone
When: December 16, 2022 7:00 p.m
Tickets: for free
Dom We Now Our Gay Clothing
What: Pop culture roasts, holiday song parodies and a night of comedy organized by comedians Dominic Pupa.
Where: Cutting Room
When: December 17, 2022, at 7:00 p.m
Hot Honey Naughty or cute? Women’s LGBTQ Burlesque Dance Party
What: Holiday-themed burlesque dance party with a focus on LGBTQ++ women.
Where: The baby is fine
When: December 17, 2022 11:00 p.m
Two Bash Christmas Party
What: A BYOB holiday where curious people meet, play games, dance and enjoy free drinks and refreshments.
Where: Temptations NYC (but email [email protected] or fill out the form on their website to find out the exact location)
When: December 17, 2022 9:00 p.m
Tickets: Couples: $80, Single Men: $100, Single Women: Free, $20 will be added to single women and men after 11pm, so get there early! Reserve your place here and pay at the door in cash only
All I want for Christmas is Jews
What: A gay disco party celebrating all things Hanukkah, featuring drag performances and beats by Emil Cohen Mother disco.
Where: VERS- gay bar NYC
When: December 18, 2022 5:00 p.m
LGBTQ Latin Night – Christmas Party
What: A night of dancing Salsa, Latin House, Merengue and more mixed with DJ Lena DJ TRIPLE 9. There will also be free raffles!
Where: Katch Astoria in Queens
When: December 18, 2022 9:00 p.m
Holiday Drag Bingo Brunch at Someday Bar
What: Holiday bingo appetizer hosted by drag performers Zenon TeaVee with a chance to win free holiday cocktails and swag.
Where: One day NYC bar
When: December 18, 2022 1:00 p.m
Tickets: for free with purchase or 2 drink minimum
HoliDISCO: A Queer Holiday Disco
What: A whimsical holiday album to bring your LGBTQ+ friends on vacation.
Where: Farewell bar
When: December 18, 2022 7:00 p.m
A Very Queer Holiday, Feat Lexi Lawson & More!
What: A multi-faith romantic musical with transgender and non-binary romantic leads, Broadway cast!
Where: 54 Below
When: December 22, 2022 9:00 p.m
Jewish feast of Christmas Eve
What: A Christmas Eve dance party with DJ Nandi, “To gay Jews, bagel-chasers, and everyone in town at this wonderful time of year!”
where: Recently renovated Golden 42 In hell’s kitchen
When: December 24, 2022 10:00 PM (coincides with the seventh night of Hanukkah!)
New Year’s Eve game night
What: Pre-NYE LGBTQ+ game night to de-stress from the holidays + BYOB!
Where: LGBT Center at 208 W 13th St room 301
When: December 28, 2022 7:00 p.m
Tickets: donation based or $15 at the door
Wow! Last Christmas + New Year Tribute
What: A festive tribute show celebrating George Michael of Wham! who brought us the Christmas classic”Last Christmas.“
Where: 3 dollar bill
When: December 28, 2022 8:00 p.m
NYE Open Bar Experience for QBIPOC
What: Raw Honey’s New Year’s Eve Open Bar Dance, New Year’s Eve with great music and better company, for quirky BIPOC folks who want to ring in the new year.
Where: Putnam Pub & Cooker
When: December 31, 2022, 11:00 p.m
Hot Rabbit’s RESOLUTIONS LGBTQ+ New Year’s Eve!
What: A whimsical NYE celebration with DJs and performances all night long.
Where: Monarch of Brooklyn
When: December 31, 2022 9:00 p.m
Poppers New Year’s Eve
What: Pop music dance party with music by DJ Chaotic with complimentary champagne at midnight.
Where: Let’s see everyone
When: December 31, 2022 10:30 p.m