Miami Fashion shows, Caribbean dance, German house parties. Whoever said Vancouver’s nightlife is no fun obviously never read a Georgia Straight Hot List.
Thursday, March 22
The Girly Show "Diamond Angels"at the Caprice Nightclub
In keeping with the sinner-and-saints theme, this Girly Show pinup fashion event will feature several angelic spring lines from labels such as Nacional, Blushing Designs, and JC Studios, to name a few. And for the sinful portion, there will be performances by a whole host of entertainers, including Sneaky Kiki Girlesque, Little Woo, and Champagne Showgirls. Ever wondered how a sailor feels on shore leave? Get ready to find out.
Friday, March 23
Wild Obsession at Ginger 62
Come see how they throw a house party in Frankfurt as Wild Obsession makes its Vancouver stop for Germany Meets Lobby. DJ Erick Decks will mix it up along with Germany's Marco Petralia. Prepare to get down and dirty Deutschland–style.
Saturday, March 24
Rocking for Peace in the Middle East at the Pit Pub
Frat brats, blood donors, and indie rockers will come together to raise money for victims of the Lebanon-Israel conflict when UBC's Red Cross presents the Februarys and Soma State. Sure, it may not be as fun a kegger, but you'll feel so much better about yourself. And think of all the vomit you'll save.
Thursday, March 29
The Fashion House at Crush Champagne Lounge
Local and international DJs will keep the electro, techno, and house beats pumping as runway babes decked out in Ibiza, Miami, and NYC labels navigate their way around fish ponds and ice sculptures. You might want to get your shots before heading down to this tropical paradise. Or better yet, do them down there.
Friday, March 30
Sweet Soca Seasons at Azure Lounge & Grill
DJ Earl da Pearl and Nasty Jag Sound Crew will make sure there is plenty of reggae, soca, and calypso at this Caribbean dance fundraiser. As to who, or what, needy origination will be the benefactor from this charity event, we're not altogether sure. But after your third or fourth spicy rum, will you even care?
Saturday, March 31
Matthew Dear (aka Audion) at Lotus Sound Lounge
Covering everything from rhythmic pop to house to techno, Matthew Dear (aka Audion) is one sought-after electronic producer. Apparently, he's pretty good at mixing his own shit, too—Rolling Stone gave his debut album, Leave Luck to Heaven, four stars, don't cha know?
Thursday, April 5
Next Drag Superstar 2007 at Celebrities
Move over RuPaul, not to mention Ed McMahon. This is sure to be the star search to end all star searches. Every Thursday during the month April, kings and queens will be vying to be Vancouver's very first Drag Superstar! Top prize is a trip for two to Mexico. You go, girl. And boy.
Friday, April 6
Get Sexy”¦ Go Sexy Fridays at Ocean Beach Club and Grill
Not to be confused with Sensual Fridays at AuBar, this sexed-up top-40 night takes place in the Rock. Gee, do you think they'll play any Justin Timberlake?