18 HOUSTON VOICE/ MARCH 29, 1996
A New Mr. Gay Pride Ail-American
At the Mr. Gay Pride Ail-American con
By CAROLYN ROBERTS
Pacific Street hosted the Mr. Gay Pride
All-American contest this past Sunday. Check out the photo on this page!
Pictured are Allan Gibson-first alternate; David Rost-Winner; Richard
Allen-second alternate. Back row
contestants Domino, Tim Caswell,
Cameron. The contest, a regional preliminary to the Mr. Gay All-American contest, is sponsored by Basic
Congrats to Barbara Walker of
Chances! She won first place in the city
wide bartenders contest held at
Cousin's last Sunday! Kudos go to Miss
Dee from Cousin's, who came in 2nd, and
Tequila Rose in 3rd. Other bars represented were QT's, Gentry, Mary's, and
the Brazos River Bottom! $670 was
raised to be sent to the LVL PWA "Hams
for Hams" and the Colt 45's Trouble
Friday, March 29
Start your weekend off with the thick
and throbbing Boy Toy dancers on the
stage of Gentry starting at 6:00 p.m.
The Lazy J and China Doll Productions present a strip and talent contest tonight at 9:00 p.m. Hostess Wendy
Chicago kicks-off the show. Be sure to
get there early, 'cuz the good seats go
The Royal, Sovereign and Imperial
Court of the Single Star will be guest
bartending at the Venture-N
tonight! Head up the stairs and party
with the guys and gals of the Court starting at 9:00 p.m.
J.R.'s Bar and Grill offers gorgeous
male dancers, reduced drink prices,
tasty treats, and hourly give aways this
and every Friday night!
The stage at Cousin's features the talents of Miss Zack, Frankie Lane, Sivi
Ross, and Victoria Nicole. Show time
Party pals at Berry Hill 11
is 11:00 p.m.
Weekend warm-up at
Pacific Street offers no
cover until 9:00 p.m.
and the lowest regular drink prices in town!
Pacific Street, where
real men still dance!
band, will he performing at Ms. B's tonight
from 9:00 p.m. to 1:00
st Drive your wheels to
Mary's today and get
them cleaned! They will wash the rest of
the car/truck, too! This benefits the
LVL PWA Holiday Fund Working
Account! Suds and such is from 10:00
a.m. to 4:00 p.m.
Who will it be? The first annual Ms.
Chances contest will be tonight at 9:00
p.m. This is a contest for real females!
There is a $15 entry fee (which goes to the
charity of your choice). Contestants
will be judged on talent, funds raised,
and audience participation! If you
would like more info, call 523-7217.
The Saturday night block party starts
at 9:00 p.m. at the Santa Fe Bar and Patio.
Then head over to the Montrose Mining
Company at 9:30 p.m. The party continues at 10:00
p.m. at J.R.'s Bar
and Grill. then
dance over to
Heaven for no cover
from 10:30 p.m. to
11:00 p.m. The
block party offers
75c well cocktails
and $1.50 domestic
Miss Zack, Charlie, Kara Dion, and
Erica I^ne will be on
the stage of
Show time is 11:00
David deals tonight at the BriarPatch!
The blackjack table fills up fast, so gel
Every Saturday, Tara Dion hosts the
talent contest at E/J's. Well, this
week, the winners from the previous
contests will be competing for
"Entertainer of the Year" tonight at
11:00 p.m. This should have the best of
the best of the newest talent in our fair
Where do the manly men migrate to after
the bars close? To the Ripcord, of
course, for after hours!
Sunday, March 31
The 2nd annual "Hams
from Hams" fundraiser will be tonighl at
Chances! Empress XII
Ruby Stone wil! MC the
show. All monies
raised will go to the Lady
Victoria Lust PWA
Holiday Fund! Show
time is 6:30 p.m.
Those fabulous Sarn-
bvca Sisters will make a
tonight at E/J's at 5:00
p.m. Special guests
Edwards, Ciji Martinez, Bobbi Jo West,
Glen, a new face behind the bar at Pacific
Marilyn Marks, and Rita Charles. This
benefit will be raising money for the
AIDS Housing Coalition!
Sunday services begin at 7:00 p.m. at
Heaven. Finally, a truly religious Sunday club experience featuring go-go
gods and church chat with 50C well cocktails from 7:00 p.m. to 11:00 p.m. You
can also receive the sacrament of
$1.50 domestic longnecks and frozen
Ritas, $3.50 Absolut vodka cocktails
alt night long! If music is your religion,
let Heaven be your sanctuary! Join the
Get trashed at the Montrose Mining
Company this afternoon! Trash disco
pounds the Mine as you enjoy well
Bloody Marys, Screwdrivers, Cape
Cods, Madras, and hand-shaken Kamikazes for only $1.75. The patio has a
double bust! You can pay the $2
optional buy-in and get refills of Miller
Lite Draft for only 25c or refills of frozen Ritas for only $1. Decisions, decisions!
What would Sunday be without a drag
show? Cousin's offers the talents of
Miss Zack, Kara Dion, Leah Halston,
and Victoria Nicole tonight starting
at 11:00 p.m.
The Miss Camp America Foundation
presents the "1996 Deb-U-Not Ball"
tonight at Rich's. Go meet their lusty and
not so busty debs from 4:00 p.m. to 7:00
p.m. There is a suggested $5 donation
at the door, reduced drink prices, and a
drawing. This is a
fundraiser lo benefit the Miss Camp
ton-Stone Soup. The
Assistance Fund, the
Body Positive, and
the Names Project.
Sundays at Gentry
are a full day of fun. At
5:00 p.m. the balls are
racked for the 8-ball
Boy Toys wiggle on
stage from 5:00 p.m.
to 9:00 p.m. At 9:00 p.m., Xavier Luna,
candidate for Mr. TGRA 1996, presents "Let's Rodeo." This is a benefit
for the Houston Chapter of TGRA. At
11:00 p.m., Black Velvett hosts the
male trip contest! Gentry—get there
early and stay all night!
Sunday brunch at the 611 Hyde Park
Pub is from 12:30 p.m. to 2:00 p.m. Lots
and lots of yummy stuff and stiff cocktails start your Sundays off with a bang!
The Church of the Neon Cactus proudly
presents "Amazing Grace III"
tonight at the Brazos River Bottom.
The show, hosted by Virgil Burke and
Chris Ballard starts at 7:30 p.m., but
don't forget that steak night starts at
There is a fundraiser for the Montrose Clinic tonight at Incognito. This
is to benefit the psychotherapy unit
of the clinic. Show time is 8:00 p.m.
Monday, April 1
The men of the Ripcord mind the bar
tonight in boxers! Stop in to find out
which bartender shows a bigger box!
Courtney Van Wells is the newest
addition to the male strip contest at
J.R.'s Bar and Grill. She joins Lindsy
Love at II :00 p.m. to get those guys to
take it off, take it all (almost) off!
Aftershock! The Monday party continues at Pacific Street! The doors open
at 9:00 p.m.
Don't waste your Monday night at
home moping! Make your way to E/J's
for the male strip contest at 11:00 p.m.
Tuesday, April 2
There once was a bar named Mary's.
Which catered to old queens and fairies. They served Jose Cuervo. For just
two dinero. Scary, oh, but quite the contrary!
Kamikazes are only $2 at Gentry all
day and all night!
If you don't know how to boot scoot,
slide to the Brazos River Bottom
tonight for free, yes free C&W dance
lessons. Lessons start at 9:30 p.m.
Catia Lee Love takes the stage tonight
at E/J's, with her guests Cameron. Leah
Halston, Jade Mykels, and the winner
from the Saturday night talent contest! The super show starts at 11:00 p.m.
Mama Marci moves her fingers with
melodies at the BriarPatch tonight!
Stop by and request your favorite song
to go along with those Texas-sized
Tuesdays are for tatas at AK's Berry
Hill 11. They have happy hour from 6:00
p.m. to 10:00 p.m. Luscious ladies
dance topless tonight for your viewing
Wednesday, April 3
Commander Catia cats the crowd at
Gentry tonight. She convinces (yeah,
like it is hard) contestants to strip for
cash! The contest starts at 11:00 p.m.
Retro rules tonight at Heaven. The
doors open at 9:00 p.m. $1 well cocktails and $1.50 Budweiser products
all night long will get you in the mood to
Longnecks are only a buck tonight at
the Venture-N. All day and all night!
Stop in Bacchus II tonight to hear Colleen and Sandy of W. 42nd Street perform your favorite songs. The happy
hour buffet starts at 6:00 p.m. Bacchus
II, where Houston's professional
women meet on Wednesdays!
Mela's Tejano Country has buckets of
beer tonight for only $9. Or bring your
own bottle and get set-ups! Mela's is
located at 1016 W. 19th.
Sheila Lennon is on the stage at Chances
tonight! Stop in before 9:00 p.m. to get a
/ could have danced alt nigh