Gay Speed Dating for Professionals - Mon 12/3
Dec
3
6:30 PM18:30

Gay Speed Dating for Professionals - Mon 12/3

This event caters to New York City's most eligible bachelors, and have proven to be huge success making lots and lots of couples. You will go on 8 short dates in one night! Each date lasts 6 minutes and is a really fun, quick and easy way for gay men to meet each other. Plus, you will get 3 additional bonus periods where you may meet anyone in the room. If there is mutual chemistry, we will connect the two and you can go on more dates. BOOK NOW

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Sat 12/15: Gay Grand Central History Tour
Dec
15
12:00 PM12:00

Sat 12/15: Gay Grand Central History Tour

TheMenEvent's most popular tour!Learn about secret platforms, top secret rooms and interesting facts and surprises during this adventure filled with exploring, socializing and learning. Meet other dynamic gays in our group while really getting a different perspective on one of New York's most famous landmarks. Following the tour the group is invited to stay together for food and drink at a local tavern. BOOK NOW

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Sat 12/15: Holiday Lights Scavenger Hunt
Dec
15
1:00 PM13:00

Sat 12/15: Holiday Lights Scavenger Hunt

Try something different on a weekend afternoon plus see all the awesome Holiday Lights in a fun and unique way. You will not look at the famous holiday decorations in the same way! Join us for this fun evening of exploring, socializing, and holiday spirit as you set out to visit and find clues that are a part of the famous holiday decorations from Herald Square to Rock Center. Along the way you will also learn some interesting historical facts about the city that you live in. The group will meet at a midtown pub, head out for the hunt then return to the same pub where we will be hosting a happy hour. BOOK NOW

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Sat 12/15: Afternoon Gay Gingerbread House Class and Brunch for Adults Only)
Dec
15
2:00 PM14:00

Sat 12/15: Afternoon Gay Gingerbread House Class and Brunch for Adults Only)

Forget Painting Nights, join us for a night where you can eat your artwork!! Welcome to NYC's only Gay Gingerbread House Making Class, Cocktails & Holiday Cartoons Party (for adult gays only)! It will be a night of holiday cheer as you come together with other fun members of TheMenEvent and friends for socializing eating and drinking. A NEW Holiday Tradition. BOOK NOW

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Sat 11/17: Gay History Walking Tour (Fall Colors Edition)
Nov
17
2:00 PM14:00

Sat 11/17: Gay History Walking Tour (Fall Colors Edition)

We all know about the Stonewall riots in 1969. But who knows that Mae West was arrested in Manhattan for producing a pro-gay-rights play in 1926? Or that Walt Whitman read his homoerotic poems to friends at a bar on Broadway? Professor Andrew Lear has designed this tour to bring New York's gay *history* out of the closet.  We leave from the historic Stonewall Inn (come early or stay after to enjoy an adult beverage). REGISTER NOW

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Gay Secrets of the Met - Fri 11/16
Nov
16
6:15 PM18:15

Gay Secrets of the Met - Fri 11/16

Join The Men Event for the most popular tour of the Met, led by one of the world authorities on Gay art. You will explore some of the Met's queer treasures, from ancient Greek nudes (and erotic vase-painting, on which Professor Lear is a world expert!) to homoerotic works from the Renaissance, and a panoply of modern works, some by LGBT artists, some portraying LGBT people, and some expressing same-sex desire. Famous artists and personalities, such as Caravaggio or Gertrude Stein, will appear-but so will lesser-known artists and works whose homoerotic charge is often ignored (including images used in homosexual initiation rites in New Guinea!). At the end of the tour, the group will head to one of the bars that is open for Met Fridays. BOOK NOW

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Gay Speed Dating for Scruffy Men and their Admirers: Tues 11/13
Nov
13
6:30 PM18:30

Gay Speed Dating for Scruffy Men and their Admirers: Tues 11/13

Time Out NY says "If you're a fuzzy dude or a total admirer, then head to this speed-dating hustle, where you can meet the furball of your dreams." How does it work? You will go on 8 short dates in one night (it's a really fun, quick and easy way for gay men to meet each other). Plus you get 3 bonus periods where you can meet all of the guys in the room. BOOK NOW

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Gay Pumpkin Carving Class and Party
Oct
29
7:00 PM19:00

Gay Pumpkin Carving Class and Party

Learn to carve a pumpkin like a pro! Join us for this fun night where you will get to socialize, eat, drink and amaze your friends with your carving skills after you come home with a unique Jack-O-lantern that will glow for the Halloween season! The group will meet for cocktails at the bar then settle down and learn some cool techniques that will make you carve a pumpkin better than your parents did! We will have a fun contest to see who has the best pumpkin too!  REGISTER NOW

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Gay Speed Dating for Professionals - Tues 10/23
Oct
23
6:30 PM18:30

Gay Speed Dating for Professionals - Tues 10/23

This event caters to New York City's most eligible bachelors, and have proven to be huge success making lots and lots of couples. You will go on 8 short dates in one night! Each date lasts 6 minutes and is a really fun, quick and easy way for gay men to meet each other. Plus, you will get 3 additional bonus periods where you may meet anyone in the room. If there is mutual chemistry, we will connect the two and you can go on more dates. BOOK NOW

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Wed 10/17: Gay Networking Party and Private Shopping Event
Oct
17
5:00 PM17:00

Wed 10/17: Gay Networking Party and Private Shopping Event

No Cover. After a highly successful event last season, we are again partnering with Union Square Optical to create another very special, uber Gay Private Shopping and networking event.  Featuring complimentary wine and chips, lots of handsome men, networking, flirting and giveaways.  Plus, all attendees shall get 50% off all frames in the store including brand new looks for the fall season including designs from Dita, Tom Ford, Oliver Peoples, Paul Smith, Garrett Leight, Entourage of 7, and other fashion forward eyewear and sunwear. Click here to see the full list of designers. RSVP NOW

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Gay Millionaire Matchmaker Speed Dating: Tues 10/9
Oct
9
6:30 PM18:30

Gay Millionaire Matchmaker Speed Dating: Tues 10/9

Created for the younger gay man (35 and under) who has the hots for the handsome older successful mature man, enjoying nights painting the town red with an older established gay.  If you often find sincere connections with men outside your age range, this is the event for you. How does it work? You will go on 8 short dates in one night (it's a really fun, quick and easy way for gay men to meet each other). Plus you get 3 bonus periods where you can meet all of the guys in the room. BOOK NOW

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Gay Speed Dating for Scruffy Men and their Admirers: Fri 9/28
Sep
28
6:30 PM18:30

Gay Speed Dating for Scruffy Men and their Admirers: Fri 9/28

Time Out NY says "If you're a fuzzy dude or a total admirer, then head to this speed-dating hustle, where you can meet the furball of your dreams." How does it work? You will go on 8 short dates in one night (it's a really fun, quick and easy way for gay men to meet each other). Plus you get 3 bonus periods where you can meet all of the guys in the room. BOOK NOW

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9/25:  Gay Tipsy Painting Party - CANCELLED
Sep
25
6:15 PM18:15

9/25:  Gay Tipsy Painting Party - CANCELLED

The popular Gay Tipsy Painting Party is a great way to meet new people and get your creative juices flowing. Join the fun and you can enjoy a beverage and some snacks while learning to paint your own personal masterpiece. Yes, it's a cocktail party and a painting class. Your ticket includes instruction from accredited artist, a 12x16 pre - sketched canvas, unlimited acrylic paint (water based) and painting supplies including brushes, aprons, and easels. You will learn the art of mixing colors, blending and painting techniques in this 2 hour class. Book your spot NOW

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Gay Secrets of the Met - Fri 9/21
Sep
21
6:15 PM18:15

Gay Secrets of the Met - Fri 9/21

Join The Men Event for the most popular tour of the Met, led by one of the world authorities on Gay art. You will explore some of the Met's queer treasures, from ancient Greek nudes (and erotic vase-painting, on which Professor Lear is a world expert!) to homoerotic works from the Renaissance, and a panoply of modern works, some by LGBT artists, some portraying LGBT people, and some expressing same-sex desire. Famous artists and personalities, such as Caravaggio or Gertrude Stein, will appear-but so will lesser-known artists and works whose homoerotic charge is often ignored (including images used in homosexual initiation rites in New Guinea!). At the end of the tour, the group will head to one of the bars that is open for Met Fridays. BOOK NOW

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Gay Speed Dating for Professionals - Wed 9/12
Sep
12
6:30 PM18:30

Gay Speed Dating for Professionals - Wed 9/12

This event caters to New York City's most eligible bachelors, and have proven to be huge success making lots and lots of couples. You will go on 8 short dates in one night! Each date lasts 6 minutes and is a really fun, quick and easy way for gay men to meet each other. Plus, you will get 3 additional bonus periods where you may meet anyone in the room. If there is mutual chemistry, we will connect the two and you can go on more dates. BOOK NOW

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Sat 9/8: Gay History Walking Tour
Sep
8
4:00 PM16:00

Sat 9/8: Gay History Walking Tour

We all know about the Stonewall riots in 1969. But who knows that Mae West was arrested in Manhattan for producing a pro-gay-rights play in 1926? Or that Walt Whitman read his homoerotic poems to friends at a bar on Broadway? Professor Andrew Lear has designed this tour to bring New York's gay *history* out of the closet.  We leave from the historic Stonewall Inn (come early or stay after to enjoy an adult beverage). REGISTER NOW

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Rocky Horror Show in the Pines
Aug
31
to Sep 2

Rocky Horror Show in the Pines

Yes! Rocky Horror has taken over Fire Island Pines one week from today! This is the classic camp send-up of B-horror movies and stars a delicious cast of funny talented stars of stage and screen. This new production is set on Fire Island itself and you will love this tale of what happens when 2 straight people happen upon a party when a certain transsexual reveals the hunky creature of all creatures. Starring Hugh Hysell as a very Fire Island narrator and Luis Villabon as Dr Frankenfurter. Tickets at www.fipap.org

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Liberation The Pool Party FIP
Aug
25
1:00 PM13:00

Liberation The Pool Party FIP

Join Immigration Equality for the third annual Liberation, a pool party fundraiser to support the leading LGBTQ immigrant rights organization in the country. General admission starts at $60 and includes open Stoli Vodka Bar, specialty cocktails, beats by DJ Randy Bettis and a special performance by Holly Box-Springs. Enjoy the pool, hot tub and amazing views at 491 Bay Walk. Rain or shine. Tickets are available at imeq.org/liberation or at the door.  

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Tues 8/21:  Gay Tipsy Painting Party
Aug
21
6:15 PM18:15

Tues 8/21:  Gay Tipsy Painting Party

The popular Gay Tipsy Painting Party is a great way to meet new people and get your creative juices flowing. Join the fun and you can enjoy a beverage and some snacks while learning to paint your own personal masterpiece. Yes, it's a cocktail party and a painting class. Your ticket includes instruction from accredited artist, a 12x16 pre - sketched canvas, unlimited acrylic paint (water based) and painting supplies including brushes, aprons, and easels. You will learn the art of mixing colors, blending and painting techniques in this 2 hour class. Book your spot NOW

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Gay Millionaire Matchmaker Speed Dating: Mon 8/6
Aug
6
6:30 PM18:30

Gay Millionaire Matchmaker Speed Dating: Mon 8/6

Created for the younger gay man (35 and under) who has the hots for the handsome older successful mature man, enjoying nights painting the town red with an older established gay.  If you often find sincere connections with men outside your age range, this is the event for you. How does it work? You will go on 8 short dates in one night (it's a really fun, quick and easy way for gay men to meet each other). Plus you get 3 bonus periods where you can meet all of the guys in the room. BOOK NOW

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Gay Secrets of the Met - Fri 8/3
Aug
3
6:15 PM18:15

Gay Secrets of the Met - Fri 8/3

Join The Men Event for the most popular tour of the Met, led by one of the world authorities on Gay art. You will explore some of the Met's queer treasures, from ancient Greek nudes (and erotic vase-painting, on which Professor Lear is a world expert!) to homoerotic works from the Renaissance, and a panoply of modern works, some by LGBT artists, some portraying LGBT people, and some expressing same-sex desire. Famous artists and personalities, such as Caravaggio or Gertrude Stein, will appear-but so will lesser-known artists and works whose homoerotic charge is often ignored (including images used in homosexual initiation rites in New Guinea!). At the end of the tour, the group will head to one of the bars that is open for Met Fridays. BOOK NOW

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Gay Speed Dating for Professionals - Tues 7/24
Jul
24
6:30 PM18:30

Gay Speed Dating for Professionals - Tues 7/24

This event caters to New York City's most eligible bachelors, and have proven to be huge success making lots and lots of couples. You will go on 8 short dates in one night! Each date lasts 6 minutes and is a really fun, quick and easy way for gay men to meet each other. Plus, you will get 3 additional bonus periods where you may meet anyone in the room. If there is mutial chemistry, we will connect the two and you can go on more dates. BOOK NOW

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Sat 7/21: Gay History Walking Tour
Jul
21
1:00 PM13:00

Sat 7/21: Gay History Walking Tour

We all know about the Stonewall riots in 1969. But who knows that Mae West was arrested in Manhattan for producing a pro-gay-rights play in 1926? Or that Walt Whitman read his homoerotic poems to friends at a bar on Broadway? Professor Andrew Lear has designed this tour to bring New York's gay *history* out of the closet.  We leave from the historic Stonewall Inn (come early or stay after to enjoy an adult beverage). REGISTER NOW

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Wed 7/11:  Gay Tipsy Painting Party
Jul
11
6:15 PM18:15

Wed 7/11:  Gay Tipsy Painting Party

The popular Gay Tipsy Painting Party is a great way to meet new people and get your creative juices flowing. Join the fun and you can enjoy a beverage and some snacks while learning to paint your own personal masterpiece. Yes, it's a cocktail party and a painting class. Your ticket includes instruction from accredited artist, a 12x16 pre - sketched canvas, unlimited acrylic paint (water based) and painting supplies including brushes, aprons, and easels. You will learn the art of mixing colors, blending and painting techniques in this 2 hour class. Book your spot NOW

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Gay Speed Dating for Professionals - Wed 6/27
Jun
27
6:30 PM18:30

Gay Speed Dating for Professionals - Wed 6/27

This event caters to New York City's most eligible bachelors, and have proven to be huge success making lots and lots of couples. You will go on 8 short dates in one night! Each date lasts 6 minutes and is a really fun, quick and easy way for gay men to meet each other. Plus, you will get 3 additional bonus periods where you may meet anyone in the room. If there is mutial chemistry, we will connect the two and you can go on more dates. BOOK NOW

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Sat 6/23: Gay History Walking Tour (Pride Week Edition)
Jun
23
1:00 PM13:00

Sat 6/23: Gay History Walking Tour (Pride Week Edition)

We all know about the Stonewall riots in 1969. But who knows that Mae West was arrested in Manhattan for producing a pro-gay-rights play in 1926? Or that Walt Whitman read his homoerotic poems to friends at a bar on Broadway? Professor Andrew Lear has designed this tour to bring New York's gay *history* out of the closet.  We leave from the historic Stonewall Inn (come early or stay after to enjoy an adult beverage). REGISTER NOW

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Fri 6/22: Gay History Walking Tour (Pride Week Edition)
Jun
22
6:30 PM18:30

Fri 6/22: Gay History Walking Tour (Pride Week Edition)

We all know about the Stonewall riots in 1969. But who knows that Mae West was arrested in Manhattan for producing a pro-gay-rights play in 1926? Or that Walt Whitman read his homoerotic poems to friends at a bar on Broadway? Professor Andrew Lear has designed this tour to bring New York's gay *history* out of the closet.  We leave from the historic Stonewall Inn (come early or stay after to enjoy an adult beverage). REGISTER NOW

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Thurs 6/21:  GayLarious PRIDE WEEK: The LGBT Stand Up Show
Jun
21
9:15 PM21:15

Thurs 6/21: GayLarious PRIDE WEEK: The LGBT Stand Up Show

Gaylarious is the stand-up comedy show featuring a great line-up of NYC's funniest LGBT and LGBT friendly comedians from TV, radio and comedy clubs across the country. You'll have a gay ole' time with a line-up of hysterical comics designed to have you laughing right down to your gay funny bones.  BOOK NOW

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Tues 6/19 - Macy’s Celebrates PRIDE AND JOY 2018!
Jun
19
6:00 PM18:00

Tues 6/19 - Macy’s Celebrates PRIDE AND JOY 2018!

​​​​​​​Macy's celebrates Pride Month! In collaboration with New York City Comptroller Scott M. Stringer and The MEN Event; Macy's invites you to join the celebration at a very special LGBTQ Changemakers event in support of the work andmission of the Gay Men’s Health Crisis. You’ll mix and mingle with the 2018 Changemaker award honorees and other supporters of equality while enjoy exciting entertainment provided by gender-bending duo MIDDLESPOON, official DJ For Madonna’s Rebel Heart Tour, DJ Mary Mac and our host, Love & Hip Hop NY’s, Jonathan Fernandez! Also enjoy complimentary delectable bites, tempting cocktails, giveaways, silent auction and much more! RSVP is required. Use Password JOY to reserve your spot today. This event is not to be missed! Register NOW with code JOY

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Sat 6/16:  The  Amazing Gay Pride Scavenger Hunt
Jun
16
1:30 PM13:30

Sat 6/16: The Amazing Gay Pride Scavenger Hunt

Kick off Gay Pride week with "The Amazing New York Scavenger Hunt-Gay Pride Edition" - part scavenger hunt, part obstacle course and ALL GAY New York." A series of gay-themed clues that incorporates this year's NYC Pride theme lead you around the city performing physical and mental challenges. The race - now celebrating it's 10th year - also contains a fierce photo scavenger hunt and an outrageous "roadblock" task for your team to complete. You can sign up as a team of 6, or sign up as singles or couples and you will be paired with other participants to create a team. Don't miss this special edition: You're either out or you're in!  REGISTER NOW

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