Best gay things to do in Houston this weekend

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Special guests, games, shows and Pride Weekend at RenFest make this the most cram-packed LGBT party list that Htown has seen since, well, since last week. Because gay Houston is awesome, that's why.

Friday, Nov. 7

Flex Friday with Diego Sans (top photo). The adult entertainer and Andrew Christian Trophy boy takes the stage with the F Men @ F Bar, 10 p.m.

Selfies Millennial Friday puts drag and dancing on your radar with scores of friends each and every week @ South Beach, 9 p.m.

Lounge it! You know what’s up. Happy hour to the wee hours @ Guava Lamp, 9 p.m. This week, “On the Couch” premieres with your hostess/moistest Roxanne Collins at this special viewing party, 10 p.m.

Beats, beers and boys puts the party in your pocket and the gay in your Friday @ Bayou City Bar & Grill, all day.

Boys and Men. You know you love it @ JR’s and Mining Company’s Cockfight.

Dance Your Ass Off and get moving on the floor @ Blur, 10 p.m.

Shower Boys never let you down @ Meteor, 10 p.m.

 

Saturday, Nov. 8

Leslie Jordan (middle photo). The diminutive dynamo of “Will & Grace,” “American Horror Story” fame and three decades of stage and screen hits town with the hilarity of his not-to-be-missed “Show Pony!” one-man-show @ Crocker Bar, 8 p.m.

Renaissance Pride Weekend. The inaugural LGBT special hits the Texas Rennaissance Festival for your rainbow pleasures. It’s also Roman Baccanal Weekend @ Todd Mission Texas, all day and Sunday too.

David Sedaris. NPR’s favorite gay humorist and essayist hits the stage to tickle your intellectual funny bone with new and unpublished works @ Jones Hall, 8 p.m.

Block Party Saturday lays down the DJ beats so you can move your feets. Get into the groove @ South Beach, 9 p.m.

Fall Ball. The gay pitchers and catchers hit the diamond for autumn games @ Houston Sportsplex, 8 a.m. – 3 p.m.

Sound Factory Saturday. One, two, you know what to do @ Guava Lamp, 9 p.m.

Country Dance. Before there was Gilley’s, there was the Esquire Ballroom. Now the legendary space is where your gay-ass boots meet the beat @ Neon Ballroom, 9 p.m.

Party time. Excellent. Slip into something that will warm your gay heart @ Bayou City Bar & Grill, all day.

Shower Boys leave a wet spot on your Saturday @ Meteor, 9 p.m.

DJ beats get you moving on the dance floor @ Blur, 10 p.m.

Drag divas never really end when it’s cheap drinks and Showgurlz @ TC’s Showbar, 11 p.m.

Scruffy Saturday. Cruise on over with DJ beats and hot male dancers @ Mining Company, 9 p.m.

Fruit loop. No weekend is complete without a stop in for a few laps around the loop and a drink or five while eyeing the go-go boys @ JR’s, all day.

 

Sunday, Nov. 9

Renaissance Pride Weekend (bottom photo). The inaugural LGBT special hits the Texas Rennaissance Festival for your rainbow pleasures. It’s also Roman Baccanal Weekend @ Todd Mission Texas, all day.

Country Sunday. Mosey on over for some afternoon delight. It’s the most C&W Sunday fun you can have with your boots on @ Neon Boots, 12 noon.

Bust Sundays. It’s you and your brew crew for the cheapest vodka and draft you’ll find. Don’t let the weekend getaway without one more round @ Ripcord, 4 p.m. – 8 p.m.

Sunday Fun Day Drag Show with Kofi and the girls and all of Houston’s ready-to-party gay boys @ JR’s. All day bar, evening drag.

Beer Bust Sundays fill you with all you can take @ Ripcord, all day.

Sunday Fun Day Karaoke (bottom photo) with a host that’s as entertaining as the singers @ Guava Lamp, 10 p.m. Lounge doors for day drinking at 4 p.m.

Sunday Funday parties hard until you absolutely have to go home and start your workweek @ Bayou City Bar & Grill, 12 noon.

Country Sunday. Mosey on over for some afternoon delight. It’s the most C&W Sunday fun you can have with your boots on @ Neon Boots, 12 noon.

Hot Mess Sunday with Deejay Pollo and Ricky Lee and Houston’s hottest Spanish-English video remix set @ Blur, 10:30 p.m.

Men At Work with trash disco by DJ Danny G and drink specials @ Mining Company, all day.

Retox Sunday and shut down the weekend. These queens know what you need, and you’re going to get it @ F Bar, 6 p.m.

 

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