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Tampa Bay Area Gay Events – October 27, 2011


Friday, October 28 from 4 p.m. to 10 p.m., Grand Central District Association, 1600- 3100 Central Avenue in St. Petersburg. The fourth Friday of every month, meet new people, enjoy great food and drink in the Grand Central District. Start at The Burg (5 p.m.-6 p.m.), The Hideaway Café (6 p.m.-7 p.m.), Steel City Brewhouse (7p.m.-8p.m.), Beak’s Old Florida, (8p.m.- 9p.m.), The Queenshead Bar (9p.m.- 10p.m.), Mr. Sun’s Lucky Star (10p.m.- 11p.m.). Next crawl: November 25.


On Friday, October 28, from 9 p.m. to 2 a.m. at The Honey Pot (1507 E 7 Avenue in Ybor City). It’s not your brain they’re after! Sex-Crazed Zombie promises to be the best theme party yet. Elaborate sets, prime muscled undead everywhere, creative production shows with a cast fresh from the grave and the addition of even more state-of-the-art lighting and effects for that proper graveyard feel. Their theme parties generally get crowded fast so plan on arriving early.

No cover before 10:30 p.m. and $5 cover after. $1 drinks from 10 p.m. to 11 p.m. and a spectacular drag show at 11:30 p.m. VJ Greg Anderson in the Main Room and V.J. Charles spins in the 3rd floor VIP room.


Saturday, October 29, from 7 p.m. to 2 a.m. at Honey Pot, 1507 E 7 Avenue in Ybor City. Dead Sexy Guavaween, A Sexual and Violent Affair is the biggest Guavaween party on 7 Avenue. Halloween costume contest, winner will take home $1,000 worth of cash and prizes. This year will be spooktacular. No cover all night.


Halloween Weekend with Parade and Joey D’s Haunted Penitentiary will be held October 28 through 30 at the Sawmill Camping Resort, 21710 US Highway 98 in Dade City, Florida. Sawmill’s annual Halloween Parade starts at 6 p.m. on Saturday, emceed by Crystal Chandelier. Contests with cash and other prizes for Best Individual Costume, Best Group, Best Float, and more. Make your reservation now at 352- 583-0664 or visit on a day/evening pass.


Inaugural Body Paint Competition will be held from November 4 through 6 at the Sawmill Camping Resort, 21710 U.S. Highway 98 in Dade City. This will be a professional body painters’ competition and black light body party. Make your reservations for this new themed weekend. Professional body painters and models will compete for cash and prizes Saturday day and evening. Weekend includes DJ Skittles on Friday, Saturday and Sunday nights, clothing-optional pool, cabin, RV and tent sites available or visit on a day/evening pass. Call Lucy’s at (352) 583-0664 for more information.