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two gift baskets provided by Kathryn Obenour, a mini Dream Catcher donated by Fran’s Dream Catchers, along with other items donated by generous individuals. We would also like to thank Missy Parker, Deena Kaye Rose and Rhae Butterfield for freely giving of themselves and bringing live entertainment to our Vendor Fair and Festival on Saturday, November 18, 2017. All three entertainers are proud members of our community and are active in pursuing Trans rights and equality, they strive to give back to our community because of their love and belief in being a community.
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By Jamie Lee Sprague-Ballou
The committee of Las Vegas TransPride would like to give thanks to all of our sponsors who helped make this year’s TransPride event a great success. Thanks goes to the following organizations, for supporting our events and cause.
We were proud to host our first Trans Youth Night on Monday, November 20, 2017. Trans Youth, along with their families came out for an evening of food, fun and laughter and a chance for Trans youth to connect. It was a way for Las Vegas TransPride to say we see you and support you on your individual journey. Thank you to GameWorks and Kaneda Yoshida for hosting the evening of Trans Youth Night. The Las Vegas TransPride committee would also like to thank all the individuals who came out to the events throughout the week, as your support in showing up and coming out in the community allows us to continue to plan events specific to the Trans community welcoming our allies to join with us as we celebrate and honor all lives in the Trans* expansive community. From this point forward, we hope you will help us in continuing to help Las Vegas TransPride week grow into an event that continues to bring awareness, celebration, pride, remembrance, empowerment and support to the Trans* Expansive community.
This year’s events were a success to our community and bringing people together. Thanks to our sponsors, listed above, we were able to reach out into the community to help grow Las Vegas TransPride week. We also would like to thank the individuals and organizations that donated items Thank you: used for our raffle drawings during • Trans Justice Project Foundation our Vendor Fair and Festival. We were • HRC of Las Vegas able to give a pair of movie tickets to • Las Vegas PRIDE (Southern the Sam’s Town Movie Theater, two Nevada Association of Pride, Inc.) $25 gift cards to Smith’s donated • Metropolitan Community Church by Smith’s off of Maryland Ave and of Las Vegas Sahara, a Mr. Coffee Bean grinder • Mary Magdalene Friends UCC donated by Annamarie Walsh, two Hope to see you next year for Las • KYoshida Photography & 60 minute in-home massage sessions Vegas TransPride from November 14 Graphics Design and a one overnight pet sitting thru 19, 2018. Save the dates! service donated by Penny James, Las Vegas PRIDE Magazine | 5
VOLUME 4, ISSUE 19
Las Vegas PRIDE 2018
Las Vegas TransPride 2017
Chinese Lunar New Year 2018
PRIDE Family Safari Bingo
ClexaCon Film Festival
Tom Goss Coming to The Space LV in March
Red Dress 2018
LGBT Community Directory
PRIDE Family Luau Bingo
Dating is Difficult, Gay Dating is Even Harder
Las Vegas Guide Map
The 2018 Winter Olympics Just Got A Little More Fabulous
Las Vegas PRIDE Family Bingo Calendar
Women’s March, Power to the Polls
Hamburger Mary’s Construction Update
Las Vegas Bar & Nightclub Schedule
LGBT People of Color Who Changed History
Community Events 8
AFAN AIDS Walk
ClexaCon Film Festival
Red Dress 2018
Ricky Martin, Back in Las Vegas
Las Vegas Gay Softball League
Your 2018 Resolution
Transcending Tuesday Support Group
Meet the Las Vegas PRIDE Board
Royal Court Events
Neon Museum Launches Fundraising Campaign
WOW - World of Wonder
PUBLISHER Southern Nevada Association of PRIDE, Inc. EDITOR Ernie Yuen LAYOUT & DESIGN Jake Naylor, Chuck Spady ADVERTISING Ernie Yuen, Lyndon R. Marquez & Clair Koetitz PHOTOGRAPHY Barbara Maeker, Yev Z Photography ON THE COVER WOW - World of Wonder Cast: Taylor Bradley, Dima Bodneryuk, Adam Barabas, Denis Bazhenov COVER THANKS Costume Designer: Ella Kollesnik; Wardrobe: Theresa Whittle; Production General Manager: Keti Gordover; Photo by Yev Z Photography CONTRIBUTORS Barrett Pall, Briana Lake, Cary O’Donnell, Clair Koetitz, Jamie Lee Sprague-Ballou, Lyndon Marquez, Molly Burford, Randy Slovacek, Yev Z Photography, THANK YOU Rio All-Suite Hotel & Casino, WOW - World of Wonder Opinions expressed are not necessarily those of Southern Nevada Association of PRIDE, Inc. (SNAPI). No part of this publication, including stories, artwork, advertising or photos, may be reproduced without written permission from SNAPI. For information regarding the Las Vegas PRIDE Magazine or to advertise in future issues, contact SNAPI at 4001 S. Decatur Blvd. #37-540, Las Vegas, NV 89103-5800, (866) 930-3336 or email email@example.com. For information regarding Las Vegas PRIDE events, visit www.lasvegaspride.org. The appearance of any person, business or organization in this publication, by name, advertisement or photograph, is not an indication of sexual orientation. SNAPI is an Equal Opportunity Employer and does not discriminate based on race, sex, color, religion, creed, national origin, disability or sexual orientation.
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By Ernie “Pineapple” Yuen, Executive Director, Las Vegas PRIDE
Here we are 2018, Happy New Year everyone. I am very excited we are starting the 4th year of our Las Vegas PRIDE Magazine, thank you to many of the advertisers and sponsors that have supported us for the past 3 years and continue to support our magazine today.
We continue to look for contributors, writers, photographers, and graphic artists to help enhance our magazine. We are open to new fresh ideas to elevate the magazine and want to continue to improve and grow. Lots of questions are swirling about Hamburger Mary’s Las Vegas, when Love and Fitness is the theme for this are you opening? Are you hiring? I am issue, everyone is trying to stay com- happy to report construction is undermitted to their New Year’s resolution, way, we had a couple of bumps, but to get fit and in shape for the sum- we are over them and now all projects mer. Do you believe in life after Love? are moving forward. Owner Lou will Guess who’s back in Las Vegas for a not open the doors until everything limited engagement.The Diva herself is perfect. I will keep you posted with Cher, her schedule ranges from Feb- construction updates. ruary through May. February is also Black History Month, a great article honoring the many accomplishments and contributions from LGBT African Americans can be found in this issue. 2018 is the year of the “Dog” February 16 is the start of Chinese New Year’s, “Xin nain kuai le”, check out our article to determine your year? Ricky Martin is back in Las Vegas at Monte Carlo’s The Park Theater, concert dates start mid-March and run thru early June. If you haven’t seen Ricky yet, now is your chance, shake you bum bum! 10 | Las Vegas PRIDE Magazine
Thank you, Jamie, for the great wrapup article on a very successful Las Vegas Trans Pride in November 2017 with lots of great events and activities. We can’t wait to see what you and your team will be doing for 2018 Mark your calendar for February 24th, the Sin Sity Sister’s Red Dress Event Living La Vida Roja will take place at Flair Nightclub. The doors open at 8:00pm with a VIP cocktail hour and the Main Event starts at 10pm. For more information please contact Sister Loosy at firstname.lastname@example.org Las Vegas PRIDE will be celebrating our 35th Anniversary this year. Special plans are being made to include 35 years of being proud in Las Vegas. The theme for this year’s Festival and Parade is “All We Need Is LOVE” perfect for a very special year. Be safe, have lots of fun, and most of all, be nice to one another. In PRIDE, Ernie “Pineapple” Yuen Executive Director Southern Nevada Association of PRIDE, Inc.
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The biggest fundraiser of the year for the Sin Sity Sisters of Perpetual Indulgence is upon us and it is all intended to raise money in support of the Sister AIDS Drug Assistance Program (SADAP). A VIP cocktail hour, 8pm to 10pm, will feature amazing tasty treats from chef Robert Teddy. During this time, the Sisters will be doing their yearly Sainting of local community members. You must wear a RED DRESS to enter. If you do not arrive in a red dress, the sisters have a red dress barn you can pick from for a donation. Dance the night away with the music from DJ Candy 12 | Las Vegas PRIDE Magazine
VIP Booths are available for $100 plus Drug Assistance Program (SADAP). We $100 for bottle service. advocate for queer rights and visibility and conduct safer sex outreach. We DATE AND TIME work to affirm the value and beauty of Sat, February 24, 2018 all persons and particularly within the 8:00 PM â€“ 11:30 PM queer community. We strive diligently to keep our sense of humor, never LOCATION taking ourselves so seriously that we FLAIR Nightclub forget to have fun. 1700 East Flamingo Road Las Vegas, NV 89119 The event benefits SADAP which assists individuals in the community The Sin Sity Sisters have been a non- regardless of race, age or gender. profit organization for over eleven Drug assistance services (co-pays years. They exist as an order of and procurement) are available for 21st century nuns dedicated to the individuals whose income is less than promulgation of universal joy and 200% of the federal poverty level. the expiation of stigmatic guilt. Our The program has distributed over ministry is one of public manifestation $600,000 in medication assistance and habitual perpetration. We work since 2006 helping hundreds of HIV+ to raise money for our Sisters AIDS individuals in Southern Nevada.
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DATING IS DIFFICULT, GAY DATING IS EVEN HARDER
Being gay is confusing. There’s no right or wrong way to be gay. However, we have to find out what we want on our own because we don’t grow up in a predominantly gay world. Once we break the norm, and find comfortability within our own sexuality, everything else is up for debate. Who do we want to be? Who do we want to date? Do we want to get married? Do we want kids? Do we want to be monogamous? All the “normal” expectations of our straight counterparts are a lot less expected, and we find ourselves craving the single life one day, and looking for the love of our life the next.
4. We have very deep scars. As gay men, we grow up hiding parts of ourselves because gay still is considered different, and in a lot of places, bad.
We feel like we have to hide a part of ourselves every day for many formaBy Barrett Pall tive years, which means we are neglecting other parts of ourselves that Being gay adds another level of com- 2. Sex is easy. should be receiving precious energy. plexity to the dating process, and So, when we finally do come out, we because we’re all men, we make this Going one step deeper into the con- often confuse this as dealing with our process of looking for a mate all the versation about gay men and sex, we issues, when in fact, this is just the more difficult. Our walls are high, our have to acknowledge how easy it is to beginning to dealing with what our hearts are guarded, and we’re still all find sex. issues really are. figuring out exactly what we’re looking for because for many of us, we With “dating” app culture running 5. We go through a second addidn’t see what we’re trying to create amok, gay men by far have the easiest olescence. growing up. outlets to look for sex. Add to the fact that when we go to gay bars, almost Because we held back from being au1. We’re all sex monsters. everyone in that room is a possible thentically ourselves for most of our partner in some way, and our chances adolescence and the beginning of our We are first and foremost men, which are doubled. This isn’t the case for our adult lives, we get a chance to do it means most of our libidos run high, straight counterparts. all over when we come out. We get but then add to the equation the fact to test new waters, try new things, that we’re dating other men, and 3. We say we want one thing, and explore a whole new world full of bam. I don’t care who you are, or how but really want another. men, sex, drugs, alcohol, and it’s danyou identify yourself (Bear, Twink, gerous. Jock, Daddy, etc), we’re all constantly Continuing the conversation from the horny. It literally is scientifically driven last point, we often are beyond indedue to the fact that we have testoster- cisive about what it is that we really one pumping through our bodies. want. 14 | Las Vegas PRIDE Magazine
people start to couple up and settle Wrap Up down. And even today straight couples are waiting longer and longer to For every reason listed as to why gay dating is hard, there are even more Gay men are beyond picky, and we have children. reasons why we can claim that findfeel like we can be because with social media the pool of possibilities However, even when we do couple ing a partner feels impossible, but the feels endless. We think that if one guy up, the way in which we operate as truth is, we just have to keep working doesn’t work out than we can just kick couples is quite different than straight on ourselves, stay vulnerable, and alhim to the curb, and find ourselves an couples. The concept of monogamy low our hearts to stay open even after isn’t a given, and just because you we’ve experienced hurt and pain. even better version of gentleman X. want to be in a relationship in a cerEveryone is supposed to look like a tain way doesn’t mean your partner In a world where our options are open model, have an Adonis body, be su- is going to want the same things long more than ever, we have to remember that the guy we follow on social per successful, like everything we like, term. media is someone we are romantiand fit the molds we’ve created that 9. We are afraid of cizing, and just because we think he no one can ever actually live up to. commitment. acts a certain way doesn’t mean he will actually live up to the story we’ve 7. Timing is everything. Getting married wasn’t an option for created in our heads. For all the sexy If we are lucky enough to find this our community until very recently, singles, out there that we follow, and mythical ten than it’s usually because so commitment from a legal stand- would like to have sex with, only a few he was just recently set free from his point was actually far from a lot of our will ever come into our lives, and even last relationship. Men like this aren’t minds. This in some subconscious way then who knows if they’d even look at made us less serious when it came to us the way we look at them. single for long. dating. Now that we can get married While this sounds great, it usually more and more of us are starting to It’s beyond difficult to meet somemeans that he’s going to be feeling think longer term, and if something one we’re attracted to in every way, insecure, and needing to go through isn’t clicking we jump ship, and don’t and if we do, we have to remember his own version of realizing how hard even try to see if we can work things that no one is perfect. If we are lucky out. enough to meet someone with whom dating is again. our souls connect in an effortless way, we need to water that relationship Even if we’re ready to date, and we’ve 10. Jealousy plagues our because it is rare. If we find someone found ourselves maturing past a lot of community. that treats us well, is kind, and looks these points that doesn’t mean that Mr. Dreamboat is ready. His ego is Yes, not all of us are jealous, or at at us like we look at them than we’ve hurt. He needs to rediscover himself, least to an unhealthy point, but going found someone special, regardless of and prove that he is desirable to not back to issues of shame and insecuri- all the rules. Relationships are hard only you, but many men, and unless ty that stem from our youth, we often work, and nothing comes easy, so you’re willing to feel a little hurt and have a hard time trusting that we are keep your head up, and don’t stress if wait, Mr. Dreamboat wasn’t the ten good enough. From this destructive you haven’t found your partner quite flaw, we then end up projecting our yet. you thought he was. neuroses onto our partners, and find Gay dating is really hard, but nothing 8. There isn’t pressure to be ourselves jealous for no reason. worth having comes easy, so lead with coupled up. Again, almost everywhere we go that love and positivity, and more than As men, we don’t have a ticking bio- is gaycentric is filled with men, who anything just be open to what could logical clock, so being single isn’t as could be our lover, or take away our be. frowned upon as in the straight world. lover, and it’s stressful, plays tricks on The pressure to partner up isn’t as our minds, and breeds a jealousy that paramount, and we’re ok being a cer- can kill. tain age and single.
6. We have unrealistic expectations.
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THE 2018 WINTER OLYMPICS
J U S T G OT A L I T T L E M O R E FA B U LO U S Very soon the Winter Olympics will begin in Pyeongchang, South Korea, and feature that rarest of species — an openly gay male Olympian.
Adam Rippon, a 28-year-old figure skater, will be the first openly gay man to compete for the United States in the Winter Olympics.
This February, a global audience will get the chance to know Rippon, who’s built a reputation as an unapologetic, highly entertaining skater.
Olympian Gus Kenworthy, a freestyle skier, who came out in 2015, is not shy from being a gay role model — in fact he welcomes it. The thought of being the first openly gay male ever to compete in the Winter Olympics is something Kenworthy totally embraces.
Despite a disappointing fourth-place performance at the U.S. figure skating championships, Rippon was selected to join Nathan Chen and Vincent Zhou in Pyeongchang.
When asked in an interview ... “what was it like being a gay athlete in sports?” Rippon’s response was “it’s exactly like being a straight athlete... only with better eyebrows.”
This shows that Kenworthy and Rippon realize the importance of out LGBT elite athletes, of which there are still so few. It also shows that an athlete can still be highly successful and focused on their sport while also seeing the big picture.
Despite the gain in LGBTQ representation this winter, the Olympics contend with a dearth of openly queer athletes. The U.S. hasn’t sent an openly gay man to the Summer Olympics in 14 years — since equestrians Robert Dover and Guenter Seidel competed in 2004.
Hopefully joining Kenworthy, and, making sure he will not be the only gay male Olympian in Pyeongchang, is Canadian pairs figure skater, Eric Radford.
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Saturday, January 20, saw protesters take to the streets from New York to Los Angeles — from Nigeria to Iraq. Various incarnations of the second annual Women’s March demanded social change, promoted female empowerment and declared a resistance to President Trump on the anniversary of his inauguration. With Saturday’s worldwide turnout, you could be forgiven for forgetting that, in fact, Sunday marks one full year since the original Women’s March. Sunday January 21 on it’s anniversary, the Woman’s March organizers made a conscious choice about where to host their flagship anniversary event, it made sense to host the event in Las Vegas, Nevada.
congressional elections in November. Nevada was chosen for its status as a “battleground state that will shape the Senate in 2018,”. Sunday’s event is meant to be the beginning of a national voter registration effort across 10 states, with the goal of registering at least one million people. Sunday’s event was not a march, but a rally, beginning at 10 a.m. at Sam Boyd Stadium in Las Vegas. The Stadium can hold 40,000, planners expected roughly 17,000. Woman’s March planners are less concerned with crowd size than with spreading their message. Thousands filed into the stadium under clear skies.
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Planned Parenthood; Melissa HarrisPerry, a professor and former MSNBC host; congressman and civil rights era icon John Lewis, D-Ga.; Alicia Garza of the Black Lives Matter movement. . The crowd was “pretty diverse,”. A Native American woman kicked off the day’s speeches, reminding the audience that Las Vegas sits on historic native land and that indigenous women face a disproportionately higher rate of murder compared to their peers. in a sense, political diversity was still limited. Conservative women appeared to be a rarity. The Las Vegas rally, while one of the most prominent of the day, was not the only Women’s March event planned for Sunday, they were many other marches planned throughout the country, making this day a very important day for everyone
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GUESS WHO’S BACK IN LAS VEGAS! By Briana Lake
In the world of pop entertainment, there are few names as immediately recognizable as Ricky Martin’s. This isn’t solely due to his immense talent, multiple GRAMMY awards, or repeat platinum records; the Puerto-Rican heart-throb has also become known as an icon for the LGBTQ community through his long-time advocacy for marriage equality, and public coming-out announcement in 2010. Ricky has also been credited with helping to breach the gap to the US charts for many Latin-American artists, and with birthing the huge Latin-music US Billboard takeover of the early 2000’s, but he’s hardly stopping there; with his recent announcement of a much-anticipated residency at the brand-new Park Theatre at Monte Carlo, Ricky will be bringing a true legend within arms-reach of his devoted fans and checking another accomplishment off of his professional checklist, all while delicately balancing fame, philanthropy, and fatherhood. The Superstar has performed more than ten studio albums to countless sold-out stadiums, and his career has spanned his entire lifetime, starting with his childhood boy-band, Menudo. It seems only fitting that Ricky should grace the strip as the Pop Star’s history with Vegas started when he was twelve years old; Ricky has essentially been laying the groundwork for a Vegas residency this entire time, and he could not be more excited, declaring in a recent statement “I’m extremely excited to have my residency in Las Vegas; I have been thinking about it for years and to see it become a reality is just an unbelievable feeling…” The star’s elation didn’t stop there, and during his interview on The Ellen DeGeneres Show where Ricky first announced his move to Vegas, Ricky was visibly excited as he practically shouted the news to Ellen DeGeneres, smiling from ear to ear while pounding his fist on his chair and proclaiming ‘I’m going to be in Vegas, I have a residen-
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cy in Vegas! Yes, yes, yes, yes, yes!’. Ricky will be joining the ranks of Mega-Stars to announce Vegas residencies including greats such as Jennifer Lopez, Backstreet Boys, Boyz II Men, and Brittney Spears. Martin’s joy is no doubt partially due to the fact that a residency schedule will also provide the time to focus on his humanitarian efforts with the Ricky Martin Foundation, his impressive acting ability, and his growing family. Ricky broke quite a few hearts earlier this year with the news of his proposal to the gorgeous, Syrian-Swedish Artist, Jwan Yosef, and Martin will be joined in Vegas by his fiancé and two beautiful 9-year-old twin boys, Matteo and Valentino.
Spears, Madonna, Celine Dion, and the incredibly popular Cirque Du Soleil’s “Michael Jackson One”. Ricky himself will be bringing some serious heat to the stage with his famously chiseled abs, fluid dance moves, and gorgeous backup dancers. Martin and King will have almost no limits to their production quality with the support of 18 dancers, the costume magic of sporty and luxurious design house to the stars, Dsquared2, a live band, and a team of over 12 choreographers. Ricky and Jamie have shared enormously successful collaborations in the past, and they will be bringing that proven creative chemistry to life on the stage of the brand-new, gorgeous Park Theatre at Monte Carlo; The exciting new career move will the venue is posh, modern, and seats also showcase a much-anticipated 5,200 fans, making it a perfect fit for collaboration with world-renowned the International Mega-Star. creative director, choreographer, and producer Jamie King. Jamie has built The “All In” residency show will be an incredible reputation for his work running 18 shows spread throughwith icons such as Rihanna, Britney out April, June, July, and September;
the set list will consist of 21 songs and will include cult favorites such as “She Bangs”, “Livin’ la Vida Loca”, and “Vente Pa’ Ca”. Tickets range in price from $59.59 to $220.60 for premium seating before any applicable taxes, fees, or service charges and are available at ticketmaster.com/rickymartin, and more information regarding tickets and show times can be found on rickymartinmusic.com.
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MEET THE BOARD
The Board of Directors of the Southern Nevada Association of PRIDE, Inc. (SNAPI) is both proud and honored to be able to direct the growth of this outstanding organization. Each of the non-compensated board members volunteers countless hours to help ensure a successful and enjoyable PRIDE Celebration for all. James Healey President
Jorge Solorio Vice President
“To educate the community by invoking, promoting, and celebrating lesbian / gay / bisexual / transgender pride.”
The Board of Directors of the Southern Nevada Association of PRIDE, Inc. (SNAPI) meets publicly on the third Wednesday of every month (unless otherwise noted on LasVegasPRIDE.org). Brady McGill Secretary
Kawika Oliveira Parliamentarian
Robert Napierala Treasurer
Ernie “Pineapple” Yuen Executive Director
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January 17- Annual Meeting February 21 March 21 April 18 May 16 June 20 July 18 August 15 September 19 October 10 November 21 December - No Meeting
Michael Mahavong Director
Michael Gasca Director
Allie Goard Director
Craig Oliveira Director
Clair Koetitz & Lyndon Marquez, Directors
Tim Evans Associate Board
Phillip Pineda Associate Board
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Tatiana Lewis Associate Board
Bill Lickiss Associate Board
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and Sound,” or his powerful “Lover,” which chronicled the loss endured by partners of gay service members killed in battle, Goss is constantly exploring new horizons of the human condition. Goss has also recorded cover songs
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Dusty Springfield classic, “Son of a Preacher Man.” The music video went viral with millions of clicks and was praised for its focus on the important issue of teen suicide. Humor and fun also play a big part in the Tom Goss worldview. Not one to be droll or stodgy, the ceremony of his 2010 wedding to husband Michael Briggs was held on a mini-golf course. “It was amazing,” says Goss. “And then for our honeymoon we went to a place out in Bisbee, Arizona called Shady Dell where you can stay in these vintage trailer homes. It’s like a hotel but with trailers. It was very cool and fun.” Goss says Las Vegas audiences “can expect a performer and storyteller that’s vulnerable, honest and authentic.” “I don’t perform to simply perform; my goal is to connect and move people. I want to share my story, and in turn, learn yours. I know it’s cliché, but you’ll laugh, cry and all points in between,” added Goss.
Out singer/songwriter Tom Goss brings his acclaimed mix of tender love songs and high-energy acoustic pop music to The Space LV on March 24. Weaving stories from his own life’s journey from college wrestler to Catholic seminarian to award-winning gay recording artist with his wide range of self-penned songs, Goss’ concerts are a testament to why he’s 46 | Las Vegas PRIDE Magazine
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1402 S. 3rd St. Las Vegas, NV (702) 385-9298 bastillelv.com Open 10am-2am, Gaming, No Cover
Fun Hog Ranch
495 E. Twain Las Vegas, NV 79169 (702) 791-7001 funhogranchlv.com Open 24/7, Gaming, No Cover
1487 E. Flamingo Rd., Suite C Las Vegas, NV 89119 (702) 440-6333 thegaragelv.com Open 24/7, Gaming, No Cover
The Las Vegas Eagle
3430 E. Tropicana Ave. Las Vegas, NV 89121 (702) 458-8662 facebook.com/thelasvegaseagle Open 24/7, Gaming, No Cover 50 | Las Vegas PRIDE Magazine
4213 W. Sahara Ave. Las Vegas, NV 89102 (702) 826-2422 facebook.com/thephoenixlv Open Noon – 4am, Gaming, No Cover
Quadz Video Bar
4640 Paradise Rd. Las Vegas, NV 89169 (702) 733-0383 quadzbar.com Open 24/7, Gaming, No Cover
975 E. Sahara Ave. Las Vegas, NV 89104 (702) 431-9775 spotlightlounge.com Open 24/7, Gaming, No Cover
GAY NIGHTCLUBS Charlie’s Las Vegas
5012 S. Arville Rd. Las Vegas, NV 89118 (702) 876-1844 charlieslasvegas.com Open 24/7, Gaming, No Cover
1700 E Flamingo Blvd Las Vegas, NV 89119 (702) 733-8787 flairvegas.com Open 10pm-4am Thurs-Sun, No Cover
4347 W. Charleston Blvd. Las Vegas, NV 89102 (702) 878-3355 flexlasvegas.com Open 24/7, Gaming, No Cover
Piranha Nightclub & 8 1/2 Ultralounge
4633 Paradise Rd. Las Vegas, NV 89169 (702) 791-0100 piranhavegas.com Open Nightly 10pm, No Cover
BUSINESSES LAMBDA Business Association 4015 Maryland Pkwy Las Vegas, NV 89101 (702) 893-2088 lambdalv.com LGBT Business Directory & Guide
The Black Room
1000 E. Sahara, Ave, Ste 108 Las Vegas, NV 89104 (702) 685-8688 theblackroomvegas.com Las Vegas Fetish Shop
953 E. Sahara Ave., #19 Las Vegas, NV 89104 (702) 650-9191 entouragevegas.com Men’s Gym & Spa
4640 Paradise Rd., Las Vegas, NV 89169 (702) 737-7780 getbooked.com Underwear/Swimwear, Accessories, Novelties, PRIDE Merchandise
1700 E Flamingo Blvd Las Vegas, NV 89119 (702) 733-8787 *Restaurant & Bar Opening Soon
953 E. Sahara Ave., #35B Las Vegas, NV 89104 (702) 731-4287 hawksgym.com Club for Men
2923 Sammy Davis Jr. Dr. Las Vegas, NV 89109 (702) 892-9315 lionsden.com Adult Novelty Merchandise
The Gay & Lesbian Center 401 S. Maryland Pkwy. Las Vegas, NV 89101 (702) 733-9800 thecenterlv.org
Gender Justice Nevada
7465 W Lake Mead Blvd #107 Las Vegas, NV 89128 (702) 425-7288 GenderJusticeNV.org
714 E. Sahara Ave. #101 Las Vegas, NV 89104 (702) 384-2899 goldenrainbow.org
Aid for Aids of Nevada (AFAN)
HRC Las Vegas
1120 Almond Tree Ln. Las Vegas, NV 89104 (702) 382-2326 afanlv.org
Aids Healthcare Foundation North: (702) 639-8100 South: (702) 862-8075 aidshealth.org
American Civil Liberties Union 401 S. Maryland Pkwy. Las Vegas, NV 89101 (702) 366-1226 aclunv.org
Bears Las Vegas
Bearslv.org | firstname.lastname@example.org
Betty’s Outrageous Adventures BettysOUT.com Bettys@bettysout.com
Imperial Royal Sovereign Court of the Desert Empire P.O. Box 46481 Las Vegas, NV 89114 desertempire.org
Leather Uniform Club (LUC) of Las Vegas lucoflv.com
Las Vegas boys of Leather lasvegasboysofleather.org
Las Vegas Men’s Chorus PO Box 95021 Las Vegas, NV 89193 (702) 594-3393 lvmenschorus.org
Las Vegas Prime Timers Community Counseling Center of lasvegasprimetimers.com Southern Nevada 714 E. Sahara Ave. National Suicide Prevention Las Vegas, NV 89104 Lifeline (702) 369-8700 cccofsn.wix.com/ccc-new
1-800-SUICIDE (1-800-784-2433) suicidepreventionlifeline.org
Nevada Gay Rodeo Association (NGRA)
Nevada Tobacco Quitline 1 (800) QUIT-NOW nevadatobaccoquitline.com
New Horizons Nevada
newhorizons-nv.com Services & Advocacy for GLBT Elders
PFLAG (Parents, Families and Friends, of Lesbians and Gays) P.O. Box 20145 Las Vegas, NV 89112 (702) 738-7838 pflag.org
PO Box 42424 Las Vegas, NV 89166 (702) 527-2360
Safety Specialized Alternatives for Family & Youth 4285 N. Rancho Dr. Las Vegas, NV 89109 (702) 385-5331 safy.org
Saint Therese Center HIV Outreach Center 100 E. Lake Mead Pkwy. Henderson NV 89015 (702)564-4224 sainttheresecenter.org
Sin Sity Sisters SADAP P.O. Box 60005 Las Vegas, NV 89160 (702) 592-6969 sinsitysisters.org
Southern Nevada Association of PRIDE, Inc. (Las Vegas PRIDE) 4001 S. Decatur Blvd. #37-540 Las Vegas, NV 89103-5800 (866) 930-3336 lasvegaspride.org
Trevor Project Suicide Hotline for LGBT Youth 1-866-488-7386 thetrevorproject.org
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Aloha I know many of you are wondering when Hamburger Mary’s Las Vegas is going to be opening. There is a lot going on but I wanted to share the history of the transformation once sole owner Lou Placenicia took over the lease back in 2016. Lou’s main goal is to create a safe haven for everyone in our Las Vegas LGBT community to be proud of. New Year’s 2018 marked his 1 year Anniversary at Flair Nightclub. First the existing building is a very old building built in 1972, most of you weren’t even born yet, it’s a 13,500 square feet monster, with lots of great character and I wish the walls could talk, the things they could tell me. Half of the building is dedicated to “Flair Nightclub” the second half will be Hamburger Mary’s Las Vegas
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Flair Nightclub was the first part of the remodel, all 6 rooftop AC units were replaced to keep everyone cool during the summer, a complete remodel of the men’s and women’s restrooms was completed to convert them into gender neutral restrooms. Our main bar was torn apart and remodeled with larger counter tops, big enough to add gaming machines while still having enough room for burgers and happy hour drink specials. Additional hand sinks, glass washing stations updated the main bar area to county codes. Wall to wall tile in the front entry way was installed and a new VIP safety, surveillance and intrusion desitting area with Bar was built to com- tection, we have everything covered. plete the remodel. There have been several date push Safety is a top priority for Lou and ev- backs with almost a 6-month delay. ery square inch is covered with over One of the challenges is the build46 cameras and 18 monitors. We are ing has gone through many different very proud to say our security system owners and many changes have been is connected to Las Vegas Metro, with made to the building. The original kitchen has converted to a storage
room. This included pouring a 6 inch 50 by 60 foot concert slab covering all the new plumbing and electrical in the kitchen. Removing six inches of concrete was our first challenge. Once we got to the original lay out of the kitchen, we had to dig up all the original plumping and electrical, you learn a lot about a building’s history when to start digging in the cement and removing walls, our next process was to bring our current kitchen up to code, all new electrical, and plumbing. This also included a remodel of the employee restroom and dish washer room. We had to move our current grease trap to meet current codes.
with Mary’s shirts and collectables soon. Only the best of the best will be will be available for the hardcore selected. Hamburger Mary’s collectors. We have one chance to get this right Please don’t hold me to this but we and we are not going to open unless are looking at an April soft opening, everything is right. We appreciate evcrossing our fingers we can get all eryone’s patience, it’s been a rough inspections completed on time. Ev- year, but we are almost there. As soon eryone is wondering when hiring will as I know a firm opening date, you’ll take place. I promise it will happen know, I promise. XOXOX- Ernie
Hamburger Mary’s Las Vegas owner Lou’s goal is to do all upgrades prior to opening. “I want to do it right and present a premier restaurant. Everything in the kitchen, dish room and bar is brand new. All plumping and electrical is new. We started with just changing out the plumping, then we ended up digging up the entire kitchen floor and replacing everything. Next, we did the ceiling, we need to update our ceilings to code, once we removed the ceilings, we found more problems, lucky Lou, got lucky and found several leaks, this could have been a huge problem if it wasn’t fixed. We also added another AC unit to keep the kitchen/cook area and dressing rooms cool. Summer will be a lot cooler in the kitchen and our entertainers will also be happy. The smoking area in the front of the building also got an upgrade, In case you did not know Mary’s will be a smoke free building, including the patio. We also got all the trees trimmed and looking good. We are beginning to see the light at the end of the tunnel, lots of great improvements are being made, new lighting and a second stage in the dining area are being added, a retail area Las Vegas PRIDE Magazine | 63
LAS VEGAS BAR & NIGHTCLUB SCHEDULE
HOURS | SPECIALS | NIGHTLY EVENTS | AMENITIES | LOCALS SPECIALS - BAR & NIGHTCLUB SCHEDULE CORRECT AT TIME OF PRINTING. EVENTS, PRICING AND OTHER INFORMATION IS SUBJECT TO CHANGE WITHOUT NOTICE. -
The Back Door (702) 831-0621 / TheBackdoor.vegas Open Friday & Saturday
Friday: Noches Norteñas Live Music / Drink Specials Saturday: Drag with Paloma Macary / GoGos
Badlands Saloon (702) 792-9262 / Badlands-Saloon.com
Open 24 Hours / Gaming Daily Special: 2-4-1 Drinks (Mon-Sat: 12pm-7pm & 1am4am / Sun: 2am-4am) Monday: $10 Well / $20 Call Liquor Bust & 1/2 Price Martinis (9pm-Midnight or 1am-4am Tues. Morning) Tuesday: Charity Bingo with Jimmy Emerson (8:30pm), $4 Absolut or $6 Domestic/$12 Import Draft Beer Pitchers (9pm-Midnight) Wednesday: Karaoke with DJ Eric (9pm-1am) $6 Domestic/$12 Import Draft Beer Pitchers, $3 Fireball Shots or $4 Jagerbombs (8pm-Midnight) Thursday: $1 Draft Beer Pints, $3 Cuervo Gold, $4 Absolut (8pm-Midnight or 1am-4am Fri. Morning) Friday: Drag with Jimmy Emerson (11:30pm) $4 Fireball Shots, $3 Blowjobs, $5 Absolut (9pm-1am) Saturday: Dance Music & GoGo Boys (9pm-2am) Sunday: Free Brunch Buffet (1pm - Until the food’s gone!) $2 Bloody Marys, $2 Margaritas, $2 Pint Micheladas, $3 Mimosas (2pm-10pm)
Bastille on 3rd (702) 385-9298 / BastilleLV.com
Open 10am-2am / Gaming Jukebox / Free Trivia Daily Special: 2-4-1 Drinks (11am-2pm & 4pm-8pm) Monday: 1/2 Price Martinis (8pm-11pm) Tuesday: Top Shelf Tuesdays - $3 Off (8pm-11pm) Wednesday: $3.50 Patron Silver Shots (8pm-11pm) Thursday: $3 Fireball or Jager Shots (8pm-11pm) Friday: $4 Absolut (8pm-11pm) Saturday: $4 Any Jack Daniel’s or Bacardi (8pm11pm) Sunday: $2.50 Well & $2 Off Signature Cocktails (8pm-11pm) 64 | Las Vegas PRIDE Magazine
Charlie’s Las Vegas (702) 876-1844 / CharliesLasVegas.com
Open 2pm-5am / Gaming / Billiards / Darts Daily Special: 2-4-1 House Cocktails & Bottled Domestic Beers, $3 Domestic / $4 Imported Draft Pitchers (MonSat: 2pm-8pm) 2-For-1 EVERYTHING (Tues/Thurs: 2pm5am) Monday: Drag Queen Karaoke (9:30pm) $2 Domestic/$4 Imported Draft Pitchers Tuesday: Drag Queen BINGO (9:30pm) Wednesday: Wet Wednesdays - Hot Body Shower Contest. Guys in Men’s Underwear Drink FREE House Cocktails. (10pm-2am) Thursday: 10s Across the Board: Male & Female Drag Competition (11pm) Friday: ICONS: Celebrating Icons in Music with Elektra Del Rio & DJ Mohawk (10:30pm) $15 House/$25 Premium Liquor Bust (9pm-Midnight) Saturday: Guys Night w/ DJ MOHAWK (9pm) $10 Beer Bust (9pm-Midnight) Sunday: Sickening Sundays Drag Show (9:30pm) 3-FOR-1 House Cocktails & Bottled Beers (7pm10pm) $3 Long Islands & AMFs, $3 Domestic/$4 Imported Draft Pitchers
Flair Nightclub (702) 733-8787
Open 10pm-4am Thursday - Sunday Thursday: Industry Night $5 Well Specials Friday: Flair Fridays $5 Well Specials
Flex Cocktail Lounge (702) 431-9775
Open 24 Hours / Gaming / Billiards / Darts Monday: Movie Mondays - Movies & Fresh Popcorn (7pm-1am) Tuesday: $2 Drafts, $2 Wells (7pm-Late) Wednesday: Dragaokie! (9pm-1am) Thursday: FlamBOYance Drag Show (11pm) Friday: Dance Party - GoGo Boys, Live DJ Saturday: What a Drag (11pm)
Flex Cocktail Lounge (cont.)
Sunday: $4 Bloody Mary & Mimosa Specials (10am4pm) / Sing-Along Sundays (3pm-7pm)
Fun Hog Ranch (702) 791-7001 / FunHogRanchLV.com
Open 24 Hours / Gaming Daily Special: $2 Well & Domestic Beer (8am-Noon) / 2-4-1 Happy Hour (Monday-Friday 3pm-7pm) Monday: $4 Jager Shots, $3 Smirnoff Flavored Drinks (8pm-Midnight) / $1.50 Long Island Teas (9pm-2am) Tuesday: $5 Fun Hog Brew, $7 Bud Lite/Miller Lite or $10 Well Liquor Bust (9pm-2am) Thursday: $5 Fun Hog Brew, $7 Bud Lite/Miller Lite or $10 Well Liquor Bust (9pm-2am) Saturday: $5 Fun Hog Brew, $7 Bud Lite/Miller Lite Beer Bust (Noon-4pm) Sunday: $2 Well or $4 ABSOLUT Bloody Marys (8am4pm) / $5 Fun Hog Brew, $7 Bud Lite/Miller Lite Beer Bust (6pm-9pm)
The Garage (702) 440-6333 / TheGarageLV.com
Open 24 Hours / Billiards / Darts / Shuffleboard Daily Special: 2-4-1 Drinks (11am-7pm) Monday: $4 Absolut Cocktails / Beer Bust ($5 Domestic, $8 Import, 9pm-Midnight) Tuesday: $3 Fireball Shots / Liquor Bust ($10 Wells or $20 Premiums, 9pm-Midnight) Wednesday: $4 Jack Daniels / Beer Bust ($5 Domestic, $8 Import, 9pm-Midnight) Thursday: $3 Off Top Shelf Liquor Friday: $3 Cherry/Jager Bombs Saturday: Half Price Long Islands Sunday: $3.50 Patron Silver Shots / Liquor Bust ($10 Wells or $20 Premiums, 9pm-Midnight) / Beer Bust ($5 Domestic, $8 Import, 5pm-9pm)
The Phoenix Bar & Lounge (702) 826-2422
Open 24 Hours / Gaming / Billiards / Food Daily Special: 2-4-1 Drinks (11am-7pm) Tuesday: Funderwear Night (9pm-1am) / Underwear Night / Go Go Boys / $5 Liquor Bust Wednesday: Hump Day Happy Hour (9pm-1am) Thursday: Karaoke with Sheila (9pm-1am) Friday: Phired Up Fridays (9pm-1am) / Go Go Boys / Drag Show / Beer Bust Saturday: Brunch (11am-1pm) Sunday: Brunch (11am-1pm) / Karaoke with Sheila (9pm-1am)
Piranha & 8 1/2 Ultra Lounge (702) 379-9500 / PiranhaVegas.com
Open 24 Hours / Gaming / Free Billiards Daily Special: 2-4-1 Liquor & Draft Beer (12pm-9pm) Monday: 50% Off Drinks (4-9pm, with Industry Card) Tuesday: Piranha Idol Karaoke / La Noche at the Tropics (Drag Show at 2am) Wednesday: Boylesque Drag Show Thursday: Drag Queen Bingo (7pm-11pm) / $20 Unlimited Wells / Hot Body Contest Friday: Theme Party Nights - 2 Rooms / Hot GoGos Saturday: Theme Party Nights - 2 Rooms / After Hours (4am) Sunday: El Deseo / Sinful Sundays Goddess Show (1:30am)
Quadz Video Bar (702) 733-0383 / QuadzBar.com
Open 24 Hours / Gaming / Billiards / Darts Daily Special: 2-4-1 Drinks (Noon-8pm) Monday: Martini Monday - 2‐4‐1 Martinis and Drinks (12pm–8pm) Tuesdays: 2-4-1 Drinks (12pm-8pm) / Tasty Tuesday Liquor & Beer Bust (8pm–11pm) Wednesday: Game Night (8pm–10pm) / Free Pool All Night / Way Back Wednesday: Retro Music Videos with DJ Ricoché (10pm‐3am) Thursday: Poker Night – No Buy‐in (6pm) / Liquor & Beer Bust (8pm–11) / Free Pool All Night Friday: Fresh Fridayz – New Music Video Premieres & Your Requests! / DJ Ricoché (11pm‐4am) / Specialty Drinks and Shot Specials All Night! Saturday: All Request Saturdays - DJ Ricoché (11pm‐4am) / Specialty Drinks and Shot Specials Sunday: Boys & Brewz Beer Bust (4pm–8pm)
Spotlight Lounge (702) 431-9775 / SpotlightLounge.com
Open 24 Hours / Gaming / Billiards / Darts / Shuffleboard Daily Special: 2-4-1 Well & Domestic Beer (2pm-7pm) Monday: $10 Well, $20 Call Liquor Bust (9pmMidnight) Tuesday: $3 Jose Cuervo Gold Shots & $2 Dos Equis Draft (8pm-11pm) Wednesday: $3 Jagermeister Shot (8pm-11pm) Thursday: $3 Jagermeister Shot (8pm-11pm) Friday: $6 Long Island Ice Tea (9pm-Midnight) Saturday: $4 Jack Daniel’s Shot (9pm-Midnight) Sunday: $5 Well Martinis (8pm-11pm)
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