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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 12/29:  Gay Murder Mystery Scavenger Hunt at Grand Central
Dec
29
2:00 PM14:00

Sat 12/29:  Gay Murder Mystery Scavenger Hunt at Grand Central

Join The Men Event for this fun and educational event where you will get to explore every corner of the NYC Landmark in ways that you never have before! (If you have participated in our other Grand Central tours, no worries as this is a completely different experience)  You will learn, discover, uncover and socialize with other fun members of our group before during and after the hunt for clues!  No experience is necessary! BOOK NOW

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Sat 12/29: Saturday Night Swim December Edition
Dec
29
7:00 PM19:00

Sat 12/29: Saturday Night Swim December Edition

SATURDAY NIGHT SWIM: December edition / Presented by Guy Social with special guest host TheMenEvent, featuring surprise live Boylesque & Drag performances TBA! This men-only private event includes 2 drink tickets, steamy sauna, heated indoor pool with swim up bar, DJ, exclusive use of pool and amenities, DJ, swimwear pop-up shop and up to 200 great guys to flirt n' frolic with! RSVP NOW

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Gay Tipsy Painting Party: Fri 1/18
Jan
18
6:15 PM18:15

Gay Tipsy Painting Party: Fri 1/18

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 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 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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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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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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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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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 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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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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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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Gay Secrets of the Met - Fri May 18
May
18
6:15 PM18:15

Gay Secrets of the Met - Fri May 18

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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Wed May 2:  Gay Tipsy Painting Party
May
2
6:15 PM18:15

Wed May 2:  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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Sun 3/18:  Gay Murder Mystery Scavenger Hunt
Mar
18
2:00 PM14:00

Sun 3/18:  Gay Murder Mystery Scavenger Hunt

Join The Men Event for this fun and educational event where you will get to explore every corner of the NYC Landmark in ways that you never have before! (If you have participated in our other Grand Central tours, no worries as this is a completely different experience)  You will learn, discover, uncover and socialize with other fun members of our group before during and after the hunt for clues!  No experience is necessary! BOOK NOW

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Tues 3/13:  The New York Knicks PRIDE NIGHT
Mar
13
7:30 PM19:30

Tues 3/13:  The New York Knicks PRIDE NIGHT

Celebrate a night of diversity and inclusion at Knicks Pride Night, presented by adidas. Featuring special guests, performances, music, merchandise, concessions, and more!  Plus enjoy a Pre-game Happy Hour Networking Event in the MSG Club Bar and Grill (6-7:30pm) featuring complimentary winetasting courtesy of Treasury Wine Estates and 50% off beer special (Space is limited to 300), Plus, first 500 buyers for this night will receive a Knicks Pride TShirtBOOK NOW

 

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Tues 2/6: BIG GAY MIXER The Gay Networking Party 
Feb
6
6:00 PM18:00

Tues 2/6: BIG GAY MIXER The Gay Networking Party 

The Men Event is proud to bring you the return of BIG GAY MIXER The Gay Networking Party! TheMenEvent returns to the site where their hosted the first of their famed Times Square Social parties. Featuring: *No Cover, *Giveaways, * Drink Specials, * Tons of Amazing Guys, *Networking Bingo and more!  Book your spot NOW

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Thurs 1/25: Gay Grand Central Bar Crawl & History Tour 
Jan
25
6:30 PM18:30

Thurs 1/25: Gay Grand Central Bar Crawl & History Tour 

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Join a great group of gays for a fun night of socializing, learning exploring and cocktails - definately not the average night out. Grand Central Terminal is one of NYC's most iconic landmarks. It is filled with history, cool hidden secrets and 5 awesome bars. The group will meet at the newly opened cocktail bar in the Vanderbilt Hall, then set out for a journey through the past present and future! Book your spot now

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Sat 1/20: Queen Of The Ride Party
Jan
20
9:00 PM21:00

Sat 1/20: Queen Of The Ride Party

Drag show PLUS Booze Bus! Adult party bus cruising Manhattan with live street performances! In our new interactive Saturday night experience, you’ll hop aboard one of our luxury motorcoaches with a complimentary bar onboard, stadium-style seating, high-quality audio and 40 video screens. Blurring the boundaries between what’s really happening and what’s part of the show, your hilarious drag host will guide you though wild performances right on the streets of New York!  Busses board and return at HARDWARE bar in Hells Kitchen. Free booze on board and a complimentary drink inside Hardware upon your return. Use code HYSELL to save 25% here 

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Thurs 1/18:  Gay Tipsy Painting Party
Jan
18
6:15 PM18:15

Thurs 1/18:  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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Sat 1/13:  Gay Murder Mystery Scavenger Hunt: The Case of Hook-Up Harry
Jan
13
2:00 PM14:00

Sat 1/13:  Gay Murder Mystery Scavenger Hunt: The Case of Hook-Up Harry

Explore every corner of Grand Central in ways that you never have before! (If you have participated in our other Grand Central tours, no worries as this is a completely different experience)  You will learn, discover, uncover and socialize with other fun members of our group before during and after the hunt for clues!  Book now

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Tue 12/19: Gay Gingerbread House Class, Cocktails & Holiday Cartoons (for Adults Only)
Dec
19
6:30 PM18:30

Tue 12/19: Gay Gingerbread House Class, Cocktails & Holiday Cartoons (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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Tues 12/19: Holiday Lights & Sights Scavenger Hunt
Dec
19
6:30 PM18:30

Tues 12/19: Holiday Lights & Sights Scavenger Hunt

Try something different after work 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 12/16: Gay Murder Mystery at Grand Central: The Case of Hook-Up Harry
Dec
16
2:00 PM14:00

Sat 12/16: Gay Murder Mystery at Grand Central: The Case of Hook-Up Harry

Join us for this fun and educational event where you will get to explore every corner of the NYC Landmark in ways that you never have before! (If you have participated in our other Grand Central tours, no worries as this is a completely different experience)  You will learn, discover, uncover and socialize with other fun members of our group before during and after the hunt!  No experience is necessary! Book Now

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Thurs 12/14: Big Gay Coat Drive and Holiday Party
Dec
14
6:00 PM18:00

Thurs 12/14: Big Gay Coat Drive and Holiday Party

This signature event is attended annually by hundreds of great guys, and is the one holiday event NYC Gays dare not miss. Now in our 11th year, we are collecting gently used coats for New York Cares.  For every coat you donate you will get a free gift from our GRAB BAG of PRIZES! Free Event. RSVP NOW

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