Decades after its opening, Barracuda still serves up the welcoming atmosphere of a local dive with a stylish twist. There are enough disco balls, glitter and rainbows to choke a herd of unicorns, which keeps the atmosphere light and fun. This lesbian bar in Park Slope has everything a good neighborhood bar should. We are exceptionally to join on the Thursday, June 1, the first day of Pride Month, to launch alongside our Brooklyn Stonewall Inn Wit. Please help keeping this list up to date for guys visiting your city! There are plenty of places to soak in some herstory, belt out showtunes alongside a handsome pianist or add a few new stains to an already questionable couch.
Same owners, same vibe, pretty much the same rates. The ceiling is festooned with all sorts of flotsam, like paper lanterns, balloons and plush toys, contributing to the fun, funky vibe. A bathhouse-y party that starts slowly, but after the toweled and usually hot patrons have had a few thousand drinks, it becomes a nouveau version of the twin cities—Sodom and Gomorrah. Or maybe you just want to drink and dance among vintage communist decor. The last time around, they moved the location to Brooklyn, sending a bus from Chelsea.
. Maybe you prefer your men a little on the hairier side of the equation. Lay down, spread your legs—and play safe! Come down and pourproudly all month long. Take it for what it is - a friendly, neighborhood gay bar that's a fun place to spend an evening. The crowd is fairly diverse at Therapy, but overall, you can count on checking out plenty of well-groomed men at this recently renovated lounge. A modest stage hosts drag shows, karaoke and a weekly Thursday open mic.
Pieces is located at 8 Christopher Street between Greenwich Avenue and Gay Street in the West Village 212-929-9291. Welcome in New York, the city that never sleeps. Visit all the iconic landmarks like the Statue of Liberty or check out a show on Broadway. Now more than ever, the importance of the gay bar cannot be overstated. Some cuties, some mental patients, and some cute mental patients. Just walking to the bar there, you might find yourself suddenly entrenched in a nine-way involving every fetish you never even dreamed of. Depending on the day of the week it can be quite quiet or crowded and lively.
The no-nonsense attitude draws a friendly mix of bearded, burly patrons, especially for the popular weekly Tuesday night party, Buddies. You'll also get a chance to share what Pride and The Stonewall Inn mean to you by contributing to our Video Scrapbook, which we'll share clips from throughout Pride Month. You can edit all information, leave user reviews and even upload your own user photos. We recently spotted Galaxy Quest, starring Sigourney Weaver, Tim Allen and Alan Rickman, onscreen. Metropolitan is located at 559 Lorimer Street between Devoe Street and Metropolitan Avenue in Williamsburg, Brooklyn 718-599-4444,. Enjoy art and shopping or have a relaxing afternoon at Central Park. Nighttours tries to be as up to date a possible.
Bobby Hankinson is a writer and comedian living in Brooklyn. Nowhere is located at 322 East 14th Street between 1st and 2nd Avenues in the East Village 212-477-4744,. Meet guys in Hell's Kitchen or the Village for a drink in one of the gay bars or go dance with them in one of the clubs for a night out. Located in the West Village, this bar offers a little bit of everything, pulling double duty with a vintage piano bar and lounge on the first floor and a thumping dance floor buried in the basement. There are plenty of good reasons to settle on Eastern Bloc the next time you want a great night out on the town. Albatross Bar is located at 3619 24th Avenue between 36th and 37th Street in Astoria, Queens 718-204-9707,.
A recent Saturday night saw the dancefloor packed with young, hot twenty-somethings getting down to the latest pop hits while trying to stealthily Snapchat pics of the sexy, shirtless bartenders. Then it's time to dance, mingle, throw down some coaster spin art, and generally celebrate the electric spirit and vitality of Pride. While primarily a lesbian bar, Cubbyhole makes everyone feel welcome regardless of gender or where you land on the Kinsey Scale. Queens like Ruby Roo and Ragamuffin can be seen regularly performing in this bunker of a bar. Phoenix is located at 447 East 13th Street between 1st Avenue and Avenue A in the East Village 212-477-9979,. Even cross-country would be worth it. The Boiler Room is located at 86 East 4th Street between Cooper Square and the Bowery in the East Village 212-254-7536.
There's always entertainment but it's also a gay bar where you can also hold a conversation. Bars and clubs come a go, so the scene changes somewhat per month. Ginger's is located at 363 5th Avenue between 5th and 6th Streets in Park Slope, Brooklyn 718-788-0924. The jukebox provides a steady stream of excellent music, including Depeche Mode, David Bowie and Prince. Here is a list of gay clubs in New York Manhattan. March 19 at Roseland Ballroom. It was the location of the Stonewall Rebellion of 1969, in which hundreds of gays, lesbians and transgender people and their supporters for the first time finally fought back against the unwarranted and often violent police raids.
Celebrate Pride month at some of our favorites, and leave yours in the comments. Barracuda is located at 275 West 22nd Street between 7th and 8th Avenues in Chelsea 212-645-8613. Cubbyhole is located at 281 West 12th Street between West 4th Street and Greenwich Avenue in the West Village 212-243-9041,. The Monster is one of those gay bars where anyone can meet anyone on any given night of the week, making it a long-standing favorite among locals. .
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