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WONKA BALL: Forbidden Planet
04.21.2017   |   59 Photos
About Face Theatre invited guests to join them for its annual gala, WONKA BALL, Friday, April 21st. Guests enjoyed fantastic food, indulged in an open bar serving signature cocktails, and celebrated AFT with live entertainment, music, and dancing, as well as the stellar silent and live auction for which Wonka Ball has become known for.
Photos by Anthony Meade
SKIN Productions March Octane Party
03.11.2017   |   31 Photos
The monthly Octane Party from SKIN Productions, held March 11 at Fantasy Nightclub in Boystown, was an energy-filled dance party that rocked well into Sunday morning.
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SCOTCH Bowling Tournament 2017
03.05.2017   |   124 Photos
The annual Second City Open Tournament - Chicago (SCOTCH) Bowling Tournament drew 140 participants in early-March, with representatives from 14 states, including Nevada and North Carolina.
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Trans March for Liberation
03.03.2017   |   19 Photos
Large crowds of over a thousand people demonstrated and marched in downtown Chicago on Friday, March 3 as part of the Trans March for Liberation in support of people who are transgender—including a transgender woman fatally shot on the South Side last month.
Photos by Jan Christian Bernabe
Party in the USA with AmeriKleed
02.07.2017   |   9 Photos
Sidetrack thew a party for bartender Klider Hakim after he became a U.S. citizen on Tuesday, Feb. 7.
Photos by Sidetrack
Out Chicago live brunch
02.05.2017   |   25 Photos
WCPT's Out Chicago was live at DS Tequila. Hosted by Scott Duff with Ellen Miller. The one and only Cathy Richardson played tunes. Burlesque sensation Michelle L'amour, Members of the cast of BOOTYCANDY at Windy City Players, as well as Peter Kim and Eric Lewis-Baker from The KIKI: QUEER Comedy were special guests
Photos by Ken Brown
Equality Gala 2017
02.04.2017   |   76 Photos
The Equality Illinois 2017 Gala that was held on February 4, 2017 was a celebration of the accomplishments that advanced LGBTQ rights over the last year and a gathering of forces for the challenges that remain in the fight for full equality for all Illinoisans. This years honorees: The Equality Illinois Business Leadership Award to the Ann & Robert H. Lurie Children’s Hospital of Chicago; and The Equality Illinois Freedom Award to Mona Noriega and Terry Cosgrove.
Photos by Anthony Meade
Love is Love at Sidetrack
01.20.2017   |   18 Photos
The Love Is Love Party, held Jan. 20 at Sidetrack in Boystown, was a well-run, well-attended, wildly-successful event that organizers said was, “a great chance to come together in solidarity on Inauguration Day.”
Photos by Jed Dulanas
Octane Party at Fantasy Nightclub
01.14.2017   |   15 Photos
The monthly Octane Party from SKIN Productions, held at Fantasy Nightclub in Boystown, was anchored Jan. 14 by the sounds from DJ Jesus Montanez.
Photos by Ross Forman
Neverland Purity Ball
12.30.2016   |   35 Photos
Over 800 people from Chicago and all over the Midwest came out for Neverland’s fifth annual Purity Ball White Party, featuring DJ Alain Jackinsky and produced by Anthony DiFiore and Martin Luna, at Fantasy Nightclub in Boystown on Friday, Dec. 30. Photography by Jennifer Catherine Photography.
Photos by Jennifer Catherine Photography
Santa Speedo Run 2016
12.03.2016   |   44 Photos
Scantily-clad Santas, randy reindeer and other holiday hunks ran through the chilly streets of Boystown as the Most Fabulous Santa Speedo Run returned for a sixth year. The 2016 1-mile run raised funds for Center on Halsted's Youth Housing Initiative.
Photos by Anthony Meade
World Of Chocolate 2016
12.01.2016   |   46 Photos
World of Chocolate, Chicago’s commemorative World AIDS Day event, was inspired this year by the glitz and glamour of the 1920s. Guests reveled in chocolate delights from more than 25 of the city’s top chefs to benefit AIDS Foundation of Chicago.
Photos by Anthony Meade
Scream, Queen: Northalsted Halloween Parade (2)
10.31.2016   |   93 Photos
Thousands of ghosts, ghouls and other things that go bump in the night (as well as some scantily clad athletes and drag queens) lined North Halsted Street in Boystown for the 20th annual Northalsted Halloween Parade.
Photos by Ken Brown
Neverland Halloween
10.29.2016   |   63 Photos
Neverland's Halloween Party turned out one of the most epic decades of the last century: the 80's at Fantasy Nightclub in Boystown.
Photos by Mak Kelm
Scream, Queen: Northalsted Halloween Parade
10.31.2016   |   75 Photos
Thousands of ghosts, ghouls and other things that go bump in the night (as well as some scantily clad athletes and drag queens) lined North Halsted Street in Boystown for the 20th annual Northalsted Halloween Parade.
Photos by Anthony Meade
Boystown: Halloween Celebration (2)
10.29.2016   |   45 Photos
Halloween in Boystown at Hydrate Nightclub, Northend, Charlie's and Kit Kat Supper Club.
Photos by Anthony Meade
Boystown: Halloween Celebration
10.29.2016   |   50 Photos
Halloween in Boystown at Hydrate Nightclub, Northend, Charlie's and Kit Kat Supper Club.
Photos by Anthony Meade
Nevrland: Big 80s Halloween
10.29.2016   |   45 Photos
Neverland celebrated Halloween at Fantasy Night Club by paying homage to the decade of jazzercise, scrunchies and shoulder pads.
Photos by Anthony Meade
Dragapoolza at Sidetrack
10.25.2016   |   44 Photos
Night of 100 Drag Queens, an annual benefit for Equality Illinois at Sidetrack.
Photos by Mak Kelm
Sidetrack:Dragapalooza
10.26.2016   |   74 Photos
Sidetrack presented Dragapalooza! Two stages, dozens of queens, hunky male dancers, and burlesque entertainers took over Sidetrack for the annual "Night of 100" production to benefit Equality Illinois.
Photos by Anthony Meade
AIDS Run & Walk Chicago, 2016
10.01.2016   |   49 Photos
Chicago-area residents didn't let the rain dampen their spirits to gather to change the HIV epidemic at the 15th annual AIDS Run & Walk Chicago on Saturday, Oct. 1.
Photos by Anthony Meade
Out at Wrigley 2016
09.04.2016   |   38 Photos
16th Annual Out at Wrigley, the Nation's "Original Gay Day" September 4, 2016 with Jackie King singing the National Anthem on Sept. 3rd and Josephine Parrilli throwing out the first pitch on Sept 4th.
Photos by Ken Brown
Market Days 2016: Day 1
08.13.2016   |   45 Photos
The Midwest's largest street festival, Northalsted Market Days, returned for its 35th year along North Halsted in Chicago's Boystown neighborhood.
Photos by Anthony Meade
DJ Chi Chi LaRue at Seven Nightclub
08.12.2016   |   29 Photos
DJ Chi Chi LaRue and adult superstar Boomer Banks hosted a live DJ set at Seven Nightclub in Boystown for Market Days Weekend.
Photos by Anthony Meade
Cram Fashion: Market Days
08.11.2016   |   60 Photos
Cram Fashion hosted a special Market Days fashion show with designer Andrew Christian as special guest. Raffles and Door prizes were given away along with a meet and greet and autograph signing with Andrew.
Photos by Anthony Meade
OUTSpoken! 2nd anniversary
08.02.2016   |   16 Photos
Chicago's monthly evening of LGBTQ storytelling – known as OUTspoken! and held the first Tuesday of every month at Sidetrack – celebrated its second anniversary on Aug. 2.
Photos by Jed Dulanas
Snatched: InkedKenny Reception
07.22.2016   |   26 Photos
Artist reception for inkedKenny's first women's exhibit at the Center on Halsted.
Photos by Anthony Meade
Ride for AIDS Chicago 2016
07.10.2016   |   60 Photos
Closing ceremonies for Ride for AIDS Chicago 2016.
Photos by Anthony Meade
Pride Fest : Sun
06.19.2016   |   99 Photos
The Northalsted annual Chicago Pride Fest took place the weekend before the Chicago Pride Parade. The 2-day fest featured local and national music acts, hundreds of vendors, and food and drinks provided by local Boystown restaurants and bars.
Photos by Eamonn Sexton
Backlot Bash 2016 Sunset Concert
06.24.2016   |   43 Photos
Photos from Andersonville's annual Backlot Bash : Sunset Concert. The concert took place the Friday before PrideFest and featured music from Lisa Loeb, Antigone Rising, and Cathy Richardson.
Photos by Eamonn Sexton
2016 Pride Parade by Dave Ouano (2)
06.26.2016   |   158 Photos
Chicago photographer Dave Ouano (daveouanophotography.com) captured some amazing photos of the parade atmosphere and people.
Photos by Dave Ouano
2016 Pride Parade by Dave Ouano (1)
06.26.2016   |   161 Photos
Chicago photographer Dave Ouano (daveouanophotography.com) captured some amazing photos of the parade atmosphere and people.
Photos by Dave Ouano
Neverland: The Lost Boys
06.25.2016   |   35 Photos
Neverland celebrated its 4th anniversary with a Chicago Pride Event: The Lost Boys featuring DJ Sets by Ivan Gomez and DJ Alexis-R. Hosted by Imp Queen, Nico and Sara Andrews.
Photos by Jennifer Catherine Photography
Chicago Pride Fest 2016 - Sunday (6)
06.19.2016   |   129 Photos
The Northalsted annual Chicago Pride Fest took place the weekend before the Chicago Pride Parade. The 2-day fest featured local and national music acts, hundreds of vendors, and food and drinks provided by local Boystown restaurants and bars.
Photos by Dave Ouano
Chicago Pride Fest 2016 - Sunday (5)
06.19.2016   |   135 Photos
The Northalsted annual Chicago Pride Fest took place the weekend before the Chicago Pride Parade. The 2-day fest featured local and national music acts, hundreds of vendors, and food and drinks provided by local Boystown restaurants and bars.
Photos by Dave Ouano
2016 Chicago Pride Parade : Highlights
06.26.2016   |   82 Photos
Photos from Eamonn's journey through the 2016 Chicago Pride Parade on and off the parade route. Over a million people congregated all the way from the Uptown neighborhood, though Boystown, and ending on Diversey Pkwy for the annual celebration.
Photos by Eamonn Sexton
2016 Chicago Pride Parade (14)
06.26.2016   |   94 Photos
Photos from the 47th annual Chicago Pride Parade
Photos by Ken Brown
2016 Chicago Pride Parade (13)
06.26.2016   |   106 Photos
Photos from the 47th annual Chicago Pride Parade
Photos by Ken Brown
2016 Chicago Pride Parade (12)
06.26.2016   |   102 Photos
Photos from the 47th annual Chicago Pride Parade
Photos by Ken Brown
2016 Chicago Pride Parade (11)
06.26.2016   |   106 Photos
Photos from the 47th annual Chicago Pride Parade
Photos by Ken Brown
Chicago Pride Parade 2016 (10)
06.26.2016   |   170 Photos
Photos from the 47th annual Chicago Pride Parade. Gallery includes Fox 32 Chicago, SEIU Illinois Council, Aon Plc/Aon Service Corporation, Sears Holding Corporation, Allstate, Deloitte Chicago Inclusion Council, Starbucks, Chicago Athletic Clubs, Tesla Motors, W.W. Grainger, Fitness Formula Clubs, ComEd and more.
Photos by ChicagoPride.com
Chicago Pride Parade 2016 (9)
06.26.2016   |   193 Photos
Photos from the 47th annual Chicago Pride Parade. Gallery includes Sidetrack, Chicago Coalition of Welcoming Churches, Asians & Friends Chicago, Chicago Metropolitan Sports Association, Grab Magazine, Human Rights Campaign, Chicago Boyz, OUT CHICAGO/@ Properties, Chicago Cubs, PepsiCo (EQUAL), Roscoe’s Tavern, Chicago Fire Soccer Club, Chicago Bulls, Chicago Northside Toyota, United Airlines, National Gay Pilots Association, American Airlines, Orbitz, WXRT and more.
Photos by ChicagoPride.com
Chicago Pride Parade 2016 (8)
06.26.2016   |   172 Photos
Photos from the 47th annual Chicago Pride Parade. Gallery includes Lambda Legal, Balloons by Tommy, BP, Center on Halsted, MB Financial, LGBT Chamber, Miss Foozie with Paws Chicago, Windy City Cowboys, Lakeview East, Hyatt, Chicago Spirit Brigade, PFLAG, NBC Chicago, Telemundo Chicago, Bozo the Clown with WGN-TV, TPAN Ride for AIDS, ROTC and more.
Photos by ChicagoPride.com
Chicago Pride Parade 2016 (7)
06.26.2016   |   163 Photos
Photos from the 47th annual Chicago Pride Parade. Gallery includes Grand Marshal, LGBT Hall of Fame, Puerto Rican Cultural Center and Vida/SIDA, Nettelhorst School, American Veterans for Equal Rights, Gay, Lesbian and Supporting Sailors (G.L.A.S.S.), Lakeside Pride Music Ensembles, Lesbian Gay Police Association, Organized Chaos Chicago, ABC7 Chicago, Chicago Black Gay Men's Caucus, Uber and more.
Photos by ChicagoPride.com
Chicago Pride Parade 2016: Orlando Memorial
06.26.2016   |   100 Photos
he 47th annual Chicago Pride Parade will kick-off with a tribute to the 49 killed at Pulse nightclub, sponsored by Windy City Times and ChicagoPride.com. Topweb printed,and Theresa and Mercedes Volpe-Santos designed with Brad Delaney from One Million Kids for Equality.
Photos by ChicagoPride.com
Chicago Pride Fest 2016 (Saturday)
06.18.2016   |   82 Photos
The Northalsted annual Chicago Pride Fest took place the weekend before the Chicago Pride Parade. The 2-day fest featured local and national music acts, hundreds of vendors, and food and drinks provided by local Boystown restaurants and bars.
Photos by Eamonn Sexton
Chicago Pride Parade 2016 in 30 Photos
06.26.2016   |   30 Photos
Memories & moments to remember from the 2016 Chicago Pride Parade. A 3-hour parade captured in 30 photos by Ross Forman.
Photos by Ross Forman
Chicago Pride Fest 2016 - Saturday
06.18.2016   |   165 Photos
The 14th annual Chicago Pride Fest kicked off Saturday, June 18 along North Halsted in Boystown.
Photos by Dave Ouano
Chicago Pride Fest 2016 - Sunday
06.19.2016   |   107 Photos
The 14th annual Chicago Pride Fest continued Sunday, June 19 along North Halsted in Boystown.
Photos by Mak Kelm
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