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On The Tab :: March 9-15

by BarTab Staff
Thursday Mar 8, 2012

March 9

Bad Girl Cocktail Hour
@ The Lexington Club
Every Friday night, bad girls can get $1 dollar margaritas between 9pm and 10pm. All drinks being served up by the fabulous bartending duo of Tanya and Amy. 3464 19th St. between Mission and Valencia. 863-2052.

Cubcake @ The Lone Star Saloon
Bears, beer and cupcakes; second Fridays. 9pm-2am. 1354 Harrison St. 863-9999.

Joe @ The Lookout
Shots, drinks and DJed fun. $2. 10pm-2am. 3600 16th St. at Market.

Hexenfest @ Oakland Metro Operahouse
Gothy Magick-based night of music and dance, with Pandemonaeon, Razor Skyline, DJ Jason Pitzl-Waters, belly dancers, fashion show; costumes encouraged. $20 9pm-1am. 630 Third St.

Kinky Beats @ Café Flore
Sergio's weekly DJ night at the popular café-bar. 2 for 1 martinis! 9pm-1:30am. 2298 Market St. 621-8579.

Latin Explosion @ Club 21, Oakland
Gay Latin dance club (eight bars, more dance floors, lounge) shows off their hottests gogo studs. Happy hour 4pm-8:30pm. Dancing 9pm-4am. 2111 Franklin St. (510) 268-9425.

Lick It @ Powerhouse
Lance Holman hosts a night of SM-themed fun with DJ Guy Ruben. $5. 10pm-2am. 1347 Folsom St. 552-8689.

Rarebits @ Truck
Unusual music mix night; 2nd Fridays, 6pm-10pm. 1900 Folsom St. 252-0306.

Some Thing @ The Stud
Weekly drag show with unusual acts. 10pm-2am. 399 9th St.

Werk @ Deco Lounge
Tori Balenciaga's night (2nd Fri), with drag acts, gogo guys, and dance music. $5-$10. Show 10:30pm. 510 Larkin St.

March 9

Beef Bar @ Truck
Shower guys, furry friends, DJ Brian Maier. 8pm-2am. 1900 Folsom St. 252-0306.

Beer Bust @ Hole in the Wall Saloon
Beer only $8 until you bust. 4pm-8pm. 1369 Folsom St. 431-4695.

Bistroteque @ Café Flore
DJ Ken Vulsion spins tunes at the popular café-bar. 2 for 1 cosmos! 9pm-1:30am. 2298 Market St. 621-8579.

Bloody Mary Bar @ Pilsner Inn
Build your own nutritious beverage with a zing. Every Saturday and Sunday, 10am-2pm. 225 Church St.

Bootie SF @ DNA Lounge
Wild weekly mash-up dance night, with resident DJs Adrian & Mysterious D. No matter the theme, a mixed fun good time's assured. $8-$15. 9pm-3am. 21+. 375 11th st. at Harrison.

Chaos @ Beatbox
Cover is free before ten and $15 after. We are open 10pm till late. We are featuring Dj Ranny from Boston and our special go-go dancer is Alistair Nichols from London, with resident dancer Cavin Knight. 314 11th St.

Club Gossip @ Cat Club
Mixed gay-friendly goth-electro-retro-ish club night; monthly (2nd Sat.). $8. 21+. 9pm-3am. 1190 Folsom St.

Club Rimshot @ Bench and Bar, Oakland
Weekly hip hop and R&B night. $8-$15. 9pm to 4am. 510 17th St.

Cockblock @ Rickshaw Stop
Lesbo-rific queer homo dance night each 2nd & 4th Saturday. $5-$7. 21+. 10pm-2am. 155 Fell St.

Frolic @ The Stud
Monthly costume dance party (2nd Sat) for Furries and friends, with DJs Ikkuma, Smashwolf, Neonbunny. Dance, you animals! $3-$7. 9pm-2am. 399 9th St. at Harrison

Gay Night @ San Francisco Wax Museum
Enjoy a night with stiffs, stiff drinks and live people, with hosts Armistead Maupin, Donna Sachet and Sister Roma at a benefit for the Richmond/Ermet AIDS Foundation; special performances by Jason Brock, Xavier Toscano and Bebe Sweetbrier; DJ Chrisopher B. $50-$60. 8pm-12am. 145 Jefferson St., Fisherman's Wharf.

Holla Day @ Truck
Fake celebration theme night. No cover. 9pm-2am. 1900 Folsom St. 252-0306.

Hot & Healthy @ Café Flore
Garza's monthly (2nd Sat) benefit, raffle, show and HIV outreach night at the popular café-bar. 2 for 1 cosmos! 4pm-2am. 2298 Market St. 621-8579.

Inferno @ Harlot
Hot Flash women's "mustache" dance party with DJ Wildfire. $10. 6pm-10pm. 46 Minna St.

Love Will Fix It @ Hot Spot
DJ Bus Station John's intimate monthly (2nd Saturdays) retro disco night with an R&B focus, re-decorates the cozy dive bar into a cool dance hangout; popular with a gaily diverse crowd. $5. 9pm-2am. 1414 Market St. at Polk.

Odyssey @ Deco Lounge
Monthly dance night (2nd Sat) with DJs Robin Malone and Sergio Fedaz. $5. 9pm-3am. 510 Larkin St. at Turk.

Stallion @ Rebel
Joshua J's weekly night; DJ David Harness and Joey Jinks spin tunes while sexy gogo guys shake it and offer lap dances. $5-$8. 21+. 9pm-4am. 1760 Market St. at Octavia.

Top Shelf @ The Rrazz Room
Motown quartet with singer-actors performs Uptown, Dowtown, an R&B musical. $25-$30. 3pm. Also Mar. 18, April 21, May 5, June 16, July 3, July 10 & 17. 2-drink min. Hotel Nikko, 222 Mason St. (800) 380-3095.

March 11

All-Male Amateur Strip Show @ Deco Lounge
Ruby Holiday and Diva LaFever cohost the weekly night of newbies gettin' nude. $100 cash prize! DJ Lambchop spins tunes. Contest 10:30pm. 510 Larkin St. at Turk. 346-2025.

Beer Bust @ 440
$8 a cup and good times at the popular Castro bar. 3pm-8pm. 440 Castro St.

Beer Bust @ Truck
Beer, and lots of it. $10. 4pm-8pm. Ice Queen Sundays, a new drag show, follows. Shows at 9:30 and 11pm. 1900 Folsom St.

Happy Hour @ Max's, Corte Madera
New weekly LGBT Marin social event, with deli food, drinks, and live music by the Rainbows and Rockets Band. Portion of proceeds benefit the Marin AIDS Project. 7pm-9pm. 60 Madera Blvd., Corte Madera.

Honey Soundsystem @ Holy Cow
The coolest Sunday music mix crew plays groove-adelic sounds for a hip, diverse crowd. 10pm-2am. 1535 Folsom St. at 11th.

Jockstrap Bust @ Kok Bar
$8 stripped down, $10 not; all you can drink Bud Light or Rolling Rock. 5pm-9pm. 1225 Folsom St.

Musique Gang Bang @ The Stud
Live bands and DJs; 3rd Sundays. 9pm-2am. 399 9th St. at Harrison.

Salsa Sundays @ El Rio
Salsa dancing for LGBT folks and friends, with live merengue and cumbia bands; tapas and donations that support local causes. 2nd & 4th Sundays. 3pm-8pm. 3158 Mission St. 282-3325.

Shatner's World @ Orpheum Theatre
The Shatner! William Shatner (Star Trek, Boston Legal, and hundreds of Priceline commercials performs his wacky one-man show It's Shatner's World: We Just Live In It. $40, $90, $300. 7pm. 1192 Market St.

Sunday School @ The EndUp
T-dance and beer bust at the famed disco. Enjoy the sunny/heated patio (depending on the weather) and grooves by DJ Hawthorne and the Ghetto Disco crew. $5 cover. $3 drinks. 3pm-8pm. 401 6th St.

Sunday's a Drag @ Starlight Room
Donna Sachet and Harry Denton host the weekly fabulous brunch and drag show. $45. 11am, show at noon; 1:30pm, show at 2:30pm. 450 Powell St. in Union Square. 395-8595.

Sundayz @ Beatbox
New weekly beer & booze bust and T-dance, with a portion of proceeds going to various local AIDS/HIV and LGBT nonprofits. DJs Russ Rich, Byron Bonsall, Brian Maier, Christopher B and Kevin Lee. Enjoy the sunny skylight window and daytime dance floor. Fanners, flaggers and fun, too. $15 bust or $5 + cash bar. 3pm-7pm. 314 11th St.

March 12

Cock and Bull Mondays
@ Hole in the Wall Saloon
Specials on drinks made with "Cock and Bull" ginger ale (Jack and Cock, Russian Mule, and more). 8pm-closing. 1369 Folsom St. 431-4695.

Funny Mondays @ Deco Lounge
Victor Torres hosts a comedy open mic night. 7pm-9pm. 510 Larkin St. at Turk.

Jam @ The Stud
New weekly open mic jam session hosted by Jane Wiedlin (of the Go-Gos). 9pm-2am. 399 9th St.

Karaoke @ The Lookout
Paul K hosts the amateur singing night. 8pm-2am. 3600 16th St. at Market.

Monday Musicals @ The Edge
The renovated bar now shows fun musicals each week. 7pm-2am. 2 for 1 cocktail, 5pm-closing. 18th St. at Collingwood.

Piano Bar 101 @ Martuni's
Sing-along night with talented locals, and charming accompanist Joe Wicht (aka Trauma Flintstone). 9pm. 4 Valencia St. at Market.

Q Comedy @ Martunis
Comics Charlie Ballard, Karen Ripley and Texan Jade Esteban Estrada, plus host Nick Leonard, perform gaily funny stand-up. $5-$15. 8pm. 4 Valencia St. at Market.

RuPaul's Drag Race @ Deco Lounge
Watch the drag show on TV at 9:30pm. No cover. 510 Larkin St. at Turk. 346-2025.

Supernova @ Truck
Trivia show at the lil gay bar, with DJs Pork Sweats and Jimmy Swear. 1900 Folsom St.

Wallin & Barretta @ The Rrazz Room
Vocal duo, with the Kelly Park Quartet, performs a tribute to Italian singers. 8pm. 2-drink min. Hotel Nikko, 222 Mason St. (800) 380-3095.

March 13

13 Licks @ Q Bar
Weekly women's night at the stylish intimate bar. 9pm-2am. 456 Castro St.

Funny Tuesdays @ Harvey's
Ronn Vigh hosts the weekly LGBT and gay-friendly comedy night. One drink or menu item minimum. 9pm. 500 Castro St. at 18th. 431-HARV.

Linda Purl @ The Rrazz Room
Actress-singer (The Office, Homeland) performs songs from The Great American Songbook with a splash of jazz. $35. 8pm. Also Mar. 14. 2-drink min. Hotel Nikko, 222 Mason St. (800) 380-3095.

Meow Mix @ The Stud
Weekly drag and variety show. 9pm-2am. 399 9th St. at Harrison.

Naked Night @ Nob Hill Theatre
Enjoy strip shows in the comfort of your skivvies, or less. $20. 8pm-11pm. 729 Bush St. at Powell. 781-9468.

Pit Stop @ Kok
Hamisi DJs the popular happy hour, 6pm-9pm, where fun continues later. 1225 Folsom St.

Queer Night @ Easy Lounge, Oakland
Weekly LGBT electro space jam night with DJ Dr. Sleep, organic cocktails, patio, chill vibe. No cover. 8pm-close. 3255 Lakeshore Ave.

March 14

Bear Bust @ Kok
All-you-can-drink Bud Light, Rolling Rock draft. 8pm-12am. 1225 Folsom St.

Blue Room Comedy @ The Stud
Comic David Hawkins has moved his popular bawdy laughfest to a roomy nightclub; No cover. 8pm. 399 9th St.

Booty Call @ Q Bar
Juanita More and Joshua J's weekly night packs the intimate stylish bar with grooves and a groovy younger crowd. $3. 9pm-2am. 456 Castro St.

Bubba @ Truck
Good ole boy drinks, specials and Bubba bartenders. 9pm-2am. 1900 Folsom St.

D'lysh @ Deco Lounge
Isa Manzanita hosts the weekly drag show at 10:30pm. No cover. 510 Larkin St. at Turk. 346-2025.

Dream Queens Revue
@ Aunt Charlie's Lounge
Retro-classic drag show (2nd and 4th Wednesday) at the classic Tenderloin bar, featuring Collette Ashton, Ruby Slippers, Sophilya Leggz, Bobby Ashton, Sheena Rose, Davida Ashton and Joie de Vivre!. No cover. 10pm. 133 Turk St. 441-2922.

Hydrant @ Deco Lounge
Early evening (7pm-9pm) monthly (2nd Wed) fundraiser for AIDS Emergency Fund. 510 Larkin St. at Turk. 346-2025.

Mary-Go-Round @ The Lookout
A fun weekly drag show with Suppositori Spelling, Mercedez Munro and Ginger Snap. $5. 10pm-2am. 3600 16th St. at Market.

Red Hots Burlesque @ El Rio
Women's burlesque show performs each Wed & Fri. $5-$10. 7pm. 3158 Mission St. 282-3325.

March 15

Bare Chest Calendar Semi-Finals @ SF Powerhouse
Weekly contest where men strip their shirts off to compete in the annual fundraiser calendar. Thru March. 8pm. 1347 Folsom St. 552-8689.

Circle Jerk @ Nob Hill Theatre
Michael Brandon hosts the monthly whacktastic time. $10. 8pm. 729 Bush St. at Powell. 781-9468.

Cocktail Party @ Private Home
Enjoy an elegant privee evening at this fundraiser for Visual Aid, the nonprofit that assists artists with health and disability issues; fantastic view, live classical music and drinks and a silent auction. $75-$250. 6:30-9:30pm. 777-8242.

Comedy Bodega @ Esta Nocha
The new weekly LGBT and indie comic stand-up night's hosted by "Mr. Gomez" (retired Telemundo extra and "associate" of comic Marga Gomez). 8pm-9:30pm. 3079 16th St. at Mission.

Daddy @ Kok
Daddies and their boys enjoy drink specials and porn entertainment. 10pm-2am. 1225 Folsom St.

Fuego @ The Watergarden, San Jose
New weekly event, with Latin music, half-off locker fees and Latin men, at the South Bay private men's bath house. $8-$39. Reg hours 24/7. 18+. 1010 The Alameda. (408) 275-1215.

The Monster Show @ The Edge
Cookie Dough's weekly raucous drag show with hot gogo guys and DJ MC2. 9pm-2am. 4149 18th St. at Collingwood.

Oleta Adams @ the Rrazz Room
Four-time Grammy nominee performs her awe-inspiring vocals. $49.40. 8pm. Also Mar. 16, 8pm; 17 at 7pm & 9:30pm. 2-drink min. Hotel Nikko, 222 Mason St. (800) 380-3095.

Shirts Off @ Hole in the Wall Saloon
$1 off any drink if ya doff yer shirt. 8pm-2am. 1369 Folsom St. 431-4695.

Show Off @ Truck
Weekly drag variety show hosted by Pristine Condition. 9pm-2am. 1900 Folsom St.

Sundance Saloon @ Space 550
The popular country western LGBT dance night. $5. 6:30pm-10:30pm with lessons from 7:00 - 8:00 pm. Also Sundays 5pm-10:30pm with lessons from 5:30-7:15 pm. 550 Barneveld Ave.

Tubesteak Connection @ Aunt Charlie's Lounge
Shake your groove thang at the intimate retro disco night where DJ Bus Station John plays classic records. $4. 10pm-2am. 133 Turk St. at Taylor.

Whoa Nellies, Jenni & The Jerks
@ Thee Parkside
It's a swingin' '60s dance party with the campy retro band and the fun 50s-60s doo-wop soul group. $7. 9pm. 1600 17th St. 252-1330.

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