18 HOUSTON VOICE/ APRIL 7, 1995
EPAH packed 'em in for Leather and Lace; Joe De Rosa is Mr. Prime Choice '95
md hosts of EPA H 's 8th annual Leather and Lace
Houston Soap, Part I
By CAROLYN LARSON
What a week!
The Executive and Professional
Association of Houston's (EPAHI
8th annual Leather and Lace party this
past Saturday night at Pacific Street
was packedl All you needed to do is pour
on the Crisco and slide in! At press time,
the money was still being counted. I
should have a figure by next week!
Congrats to ihe new Mr. Prime Choice
'95. Mr. Joe De Rosa. Even though the
contest was smaller thai usual, over
$2,000 was raised to kick off this year's
fund raising efforts for local chanties. Don Gilt raised $26,000 in the name
of Mr. Prime Choice last year!
The Montrose Softball League had
their opening d a> festiVitieS this
pasi Sunday There was an introduction of all 12 teams! The league plays on
Sundays at the Tim Hearne Field It you
would like more info, call Lee al 751 —
Fan's Cabaret had a "Ladies' Only"
night this past Salurday. The response
was so great, that Fan's will be having
"dancers"' for women only again on
April -.2nd Keep your eyes open for this
all female revealing show!
The Super Show at E/J's this past Saturday is the buzz of the community this
week. Brittany Paige hosted, with
special guest Veronica De Vore, Van
essa Raye. and special guest. Miss Aus
tin USA. Lauren Taylor. I'm sorry !
missed ihis one! Also, the Ralph Slree:
awards were presented earlier in the
evening. Highlights are: "The Amaz
ing Hand "—Paul Stewart; "Critic ol
ihe Year"—Patsy Recline; "I did wha
last night?"—Tony Vacarro; "Scro
oge Award"—Patsy Recline; "I have a
tear in my beer"—Reno; "This is MY
Stool"— BBQ Joe; "Favorite Stripper"—Denny; and "Bartender of the
Year"—LuLu. These are just some of the
categories! Congrats to all the new
The Double Dime Anniversary Run
last weekend was fantastic! The new
MR. Renegade is Carolyn (No. not
me!) of the Flying W's out of Dallas! Out
of 9 contestants she was the butchest
one of all! Jim Watts
received a "camp" title
from the Court: "Eternal Supreme Concubine io all the Armies of
the Realms!" and Go
Fig, the almost winner
of the "Slut-Pig" of the
run went lo David (Miss)
Roberts! The pool party
at Club Houston was one
of the highlights of the
weekend! Congrats to
the River City Outlaws
and the Texas Renegades!
Congrats to Dot and
Jeanette on iheir 25th
Congrats to Linda and
Patsy on their nuptials!
Congrats to Duane and Jim on their nuptials!
Registration lor the National Leather
Association :Houston's 4th Anniversary run weekend starts tonight at
ihe Venture-N @ 9:00 p.m. There will be
cocktail parties, food, and well, run-
The Penthouse is serving dinner
tonighl and tomorrow night starting at
6:00 p.m. Be sure to call for reservations to get one of ihe best views in town.
The Boy Toys sirut their stuff at Gentry
will not have their usual Saturday
afternoon dinner and movies! But.
look for them to return next week!
The NLA:H's run continues at
Mary's, naturally. Breakfast is at
The Super Show at E/J's this week boasts
the talents of Naomi Warwick. Sivi
Ross, Rochelle Stevens, and Loretta
Lick. The show starts at 11:00 p,m.
Erica's Showcase at the Lazy J tonight
features the talents of Dallas Hill,
Bunnie LaCara, Frankie Lane, and one
secret special guest! The show starts at
Back by popular demand. "Prisci-
lla. Queen of the Desert" wilt be showing tonight ai the River Oaks 3 at midnight. There will be a costume contest.
with prizes! Everyone in costume gets
in free! Call 524-2175 for more info.
The Rainbow Ranglers will be guest
bartending on the patio of the Brazos
River Boitom tonight. Stop in and see
these dancin' fools boot, scoot, and
boogie lo get your drink order!
The Gulf Coast Bears meet tonight ar the
Venture-N in the upstairs bar. Stop in
and check out what has crawled out of the
Don't forget that Gentry has power
hours, with $1.50 well drinks and
domestic longnecks from noon until
5:00 p.m. What a great way to spend a Saturday afternoon. Also tonight. Gentry extends Happy Hour prices until
Rev Gill of MCCR presents Bob Rey
nerson a certificate of high bid at
MCCR's choir auction
Don Dowden (MC). Mr. Prime Choi
Ben Moore (MC) at the Ripcord
tonight starling ai 6:00 p.m. Oh, baby,
oh! They strut it. shake it and wave it until
Leora Said is performing at Cafe Mai-
son tonight and lomorrow night starting at 9:00 p.m.
"Fern 2 Fern" are back in Houston. See
these sexy Femmes at J.R.'s tonight at
7:00 p.m. This is a special happy hour
appearance! It is a warm-up for the photo
shoot and autograph party at Heaven
that starts at 9:00 p.m. and their performance tomorrow night at midnight
at Heaven! Don't miss these sex kittens
as they help raise money for the Lesbian
Health Initiative and the 800 Pacific
Street Emergency Fund! Don't miss this
show! Fern 2 Fern are Scandalous!
Carlo Cansella is a pop performer with
an army of electronics at his command.
He lakes the siage at the Toy Box tonighl
at 9:00 p.m. There is a $3 cover charge,
and 1 hear, worth every penny of it! Next
week. The New Octohers will be on
stage. Or, if you are just a happy hour person, check out the free country cookin'
mini buffet every Friday at the Toy Box.
Grtttles are served about 5:30 p.m.
The Westheimer Street Festival is [his
weekend! Remember not to litter!!!
Naturally. Mary's is having their
infamous Annual Roof Top Review
while the Wesiheimer Street Festival
is happening. The show runs continuously from 1:00 p.m. until 6:00 p.m..
both days. Because of the crowd, Mary's
Joe De Rosa: runner up Jerry Morin and
10:00 p.m. That ought to get you warmed
up for the Boy Toy dancers that take the
stage at 10:00 p.m.
Tonight on KPFT 90.1 FM. Gigi will
present a segment on Dyslexia and
Attention Deficit Hyperactivity
Disorder and how it affects the gay/
lesbian community. Michelle will
present a segment on "Queer Youth."
And, as always, there will be "Queer
Music" and information that is a must
for the Gay and Lesbian Community
Chances is having a
for the Westheimer Street Festival.
There will be live music on stage before
and after the Mary's roof top review. I
hear The Freds and Susan Maser are just a
couple of the performers.
The Sunday OVERLOAD parties at
Pacific Street are hot.. .hot.. hot!
There is no cover for shirtless men all
night long. Also, ihere is no cover from
7:00 p.m. until 9;00 p.m. If you just can't
party enough, head to Pacific Street.
There is a dart tournament tonight at
Past Time. The buy-in is $4 and the bar
will match the pot. Time to shooi!
Don't forget that Mary's opens at
10:00 a.m. every Sunday. They have a
The dance floor of the Brazos River
Bottom will be -Somewhere Over the
Rainbow" tonight as the President of
the Houston chapter of TGRA hosts this
fundraiser. Be sure to git there early and
Miss Gay National and
, Miss Gay Houston
enjoy steak night on the patio. Hot hunks
of beef at a very reasonable price.
Can't beat it!
Tonight at the Venture-N there is a fun
fundraiser. The "Jailhouse Rock"
features "Get Out of Jail Free" cards
and "Warrants for Arrest." This is a
fundraiser for Children with AIDS.
Please come out and support this worthy cause!
There is a celebration of life this
afternoon of a life-long Montrosean,
Jean Blakeway. Join her friends this
afternoon. 1:00 p.m.. at Gentry for a
Texas' biggest beer bust is back! The
return of the $2 buy-in and 25C refills are
back at the Montrose Mining Company
tarting at 4:00 p.m. and going until
Watch this space! I'll be announcing the
return ol the Ripcord's Monday night
pool tournament soon! Keep your eyes
Things are changing at Past Time.
Tonight they iiave free pool all night
long. Be sure not to get your shooting
h-inds too messy as you enjoy the free BBQ
There is a new party on Mmiday nights at
the Penthouse. "Drop Zone" is turning out to be one of the city's hottest par
ties to be at on Mondays! The doors open
at 8:00 p.m.
"Clint Plays Topless"—sounds like a
splashy headline in a tabloid! Oops!
Stop into the BriarPatch and see what...
I mean hear him stroke the keys into
Tonight is Executive Night at Pacific
Street. There is no cover all night long
with your personalized business
card. Come on in and get the ""fax."
"Twentysomething" announces a
workshop for guys who like guys to talk
ahoui relationships, safer sex, and
intimacy. The workshop is titled "Boy
to Boy" and is scheduled tonight at 7:00
p.m. at Bering Church, 1440 Harold. If
you would like more info, call 315-6786.
Super Tuesdays are at J.R.'s Bar and
Grill They offer $1 domestic long-
tiL-eks and $4 Texas sized doubles all