May Bank Holiday Listings

How 2010 is quickly speeding by. Still it seems that Spring has just about arrived with most of us making the best of the recent good weather. So you can all enjoy the May bank holiday even more, we have put together a group of listings of some of the best events and nights out happening over the coming weekend.

Friday 30th April.

Popstarz . A great place for all musical tastes. With a choice of rooms ranging from the Indie Ballroom which plays Indie, Rock and Alternate Anthems. Or perhaps you’d rather an evening of pure Cheesy Pop Music in the Pop Lounge, where you can listen to all those great tunes from the 80’s up to the present day. Or if the sounds of Twisted Disco and Electro are more your thing, then The Rave Room will have you on your feet dancing the night away.
Held weekly at The Den. 16a West Central St WC1A 1JJ
10pm – 4am

Tonker . This is a men only night with Cruise and Dance Bars and Cigar Lounge.
Held weekly at Eagle. 349 Kennington Lane, SE11 5QY
9pm – 3am
Free before 10pm then £5 after.

Saturday May 1st.

Queer Nation Bank Holiday Special. This marks the return of the soulful house night by Patrick Lilley with fellows DJ’s Jim Stanton, Victor Simonelli and more.

Held at Fire,
34 – 41 Parry St, off South Lambeth Rd, SW8 1RT Vauxhall
11pm – 7am
£10 before 12.30am then £12 after

XXL. With two bars, dance floor and outdoor beer gardens, this makes up whats become known as the biggest Bear Club in the world.
Weekly at XXL.
53 Southwark St, SE1 1TE
9pm – 6am
£10 (£6 members) before 10pm then £12 (£6 members) after.

Sunday 2nd May.

100% Babe. A gay girls bank holiday party where males guests are allowed to attend. A real mixture of electro pop, RnB and old skool.
At The Roxy
3 Rathbone Place, W1P 1DA
8.30 pm – 3am
£5 before 10pm then £7 after

Horse Meat Disco. Featuring DJ’s Jim Stanton, James Hillard and Neil Smith.
Weekly at Eagle
349 Kennington Lane, SE11 5QY
8pm – 3am £5

Monday 3rd May.

S.L.A.G.S/ Chillout Erection. Bank holiday special featuring the DE Experience live on stage at 5pm.
At the RVT
372 Kennington Lane, SE11 5HY
2pm – 12 midnight
£7 before 9pm (£5 after)

Tuesday 4th May.
Ruby Tuesdays. Ku Bars midweek fun for the girls and their mates. Held at the Basement Club at Ku Bar Lisle St. Featuring DJs Sandra D and Joey Grohl.
Weekly at Ku Bar Lisle St
30 Lisle St, WC2H 7BA
Free Entry

Wednesday 5th May.

Shinky Shonky. Midweek fun at Ku Bat Lisle St with pop being played by Boogaloo Stu and Albert Twatlock.
Weekly at Ku Bar Lisle St
30 Lisle St, WC2H 7BA
Free Entry
10pm – 3am

Tranny Shack. Weekly fun at Madam Jojo’s with Dusty O and Tasty Tim on the decks.
Weekly at Madame Jojo’s
8-10 Brewer St, W1F 0SE
11pm-4am
£3 before 11.30pm then £5 (Free in drag)

Friday 28th May:
G-A-Y Camp Attack: Pre-Eurovision Party with Scooch @ Heaven
Plus at 1:30 Sing-along! (with Eurovision being shown in G-A-Y Bar and G-A-Y Late on Saturday)
Dirty Pop and Qlitzy Bitch @ Punk, Soho
Fourplay from 6 – 9pm (2-4-1 Deals). Free before 9pm, £5 before 10pm, £10 after (On Guest List) with Qlitzy Bitch in VIP and Red Room from 11pm!
The Great May Masked Ball @ The Bridge, Weston St
Hosted by the divine Daniel Lismore and his Tranny Hareem. Clothes Optional. Early bird tickets now available for £15 each at Ticketweb.co.uk
 
Saturday 29th May:
Lady Lloyd’s Annual Eurovision Party @ KU Bar, Lisle St
Join Lady Lloyd downstairs to watch the contest live on our big screen. Free Entry!
May Pole Dancing (Part II) @ KU Bar, Lisle St
Hot Professional Pole Dancers strut their stuff on KU Bar’s May Pole! From 9pm. Free Entry.
Queer Nation Bank Holiday Special @ Fire
House Night with Special Guest Robert Owens. £8 with Flyer before 1am, otherwise £12.
Eurovision @ Village
Join everyone in the Basement. Table booking advised.
Eurovision Pre-Party XXL @ The Arches
A night for the Bears. Doors open at 19:30pm (Meanwhile Bear Pride Weekend! Tickes at Bearpride.co.uk)
Carpet Burn @ Eagle, Vauxhall
Special Guests: 80s Diva Alison Limerick and S’Express’ Mark Moore. £3 before 10.30pm, £6 after.
 
Sunday 30th May:
100% Babe @ The Roxy
Bank Holiday Party go gay girls and their male guests. 8:30pm – 3am. £5 before 10pm, £7 after.
May Pole Dancing (Part II) @ KU Bar, Lisle St
Hot Professional Pole Dancers strut their stuff on KU Bar’s May Pole! From 9pm. Free Entry.
Bank Holiday Strictly Sunday Special @ BJs White Swan (E1)
Followed by Disco Inferno until 3am
Wig Out @ Punk, Soho
Summer Beach Ball Special. £5 before 11:30pm, £7 after.
Scandal @ Shadow Lounge
Glamorous Dance Event from 10pm – 3am. Special Guest: Leroy Tayor. £5 before Midnight, £10 after.
 
Monday 31st May:
Orange LGDF (The London Global Dance Festival) Closing Party @ Area
6am – 6pm. Tickets and Package Deals at Clubtickets.com
Diana does 50 @ Club Union, Vauxhall
The Party starts from 11:30pm. Free Entry!
SLAGS/Chill-out @ RVT, Vauxhall
Dance Anthems and Commercial House. 2pm – 2am. £7 before 9pm, £5 after.