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Fort Lauderdale Gay Events December 1, 2011

Comedienne Margaret Cho will headline this year’s Broward House’s World AIDS Day Rally and March, which will take place starting at 6:30 p.m. in the parking lot of the Shoppes of Wilton Manors on December 1.

Two shows: Thursday, December 1 at 9 p.m. and midnight at Parker Playhouse inside Holiday Park. One-night-only benefit concerts for Broward House. Cho, revered for her crass, in-your-face style, is one of the most prolific and critically acclaimed comedians today. Cho tackles organized religion, homophobia, the explosion of child birth, bartering sex for household chores, her loser ex-boyfriends, and her now world-famous mother. Cho has won numerous awards for her humanitarian efforts on the behalf of women, and the Asian and LGBT communities. She is part of cast in the hit TV series “Drop Dead Diva” on Lifetime Television. Ticket are available now at

America’s favorite Dragapella Quartet, The Kinsey Sicks performs “Oy Vey in a Manger” on Saturday, December 3 at 6 p.m.and 9 p.m. in the Amaturo Theater at the Broward Center for the Performing Arts. The show includes such holiday anthems as “Jews Better Watch Out,” “I’m Dreaming of a Vanna White Christmas,” “A Lay in a Manger” and the dreidel-spinning classic, “I Had a Little Facial.” Tickets are $35 and are available through the Broward Center AutoNation box office at 954-462-0222 or The Broward Center for the Performing Arts is located in the Riverwalk Arts and Entertainment District at 201 SW 5 Ave in Fort Lauderdale.

Go-go bears Invade Boardwalk
Sunday, December 4 from 8 p.m. to 2 a.m. at the Boardwalk, 1721 N Andrews Ave. in Fort Lauderdale. This is the kick-off party for Beach Bear Weekend. There will be hot bear porn stars such as Trace Michaels, Bronson Gates, and Adam Rouge plus internet sensations Scott Gardner and Francisco Escobar flying in from California. So far, 20 bear strippers have signed up. The sexy Brian and Peter from Tribal Son jewelry will be out front along with a few other vendors along with lots of other surprises.

win new year’s eve celebration
Women in Network (WIN) will be holding their third annual New Year’s Eve celebration on Saturday, December 31 from 8 p.m. to 1 a.m. at Hugh’s Catering, 4351 NE 12 Terrace in Oakland Park. The evening features a full dinner buffet, open bar, private parking and dancing all night long. Members $100, non-members $120. Reservations are non-refundable but are transferable.

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