Thu., Aug. 25, 7 pm
Sidetrack, 3349 N. Halsted St.
See you this Thursday for a party with charisma, uniqueness, nerve and talent! Join hostess Dixie Lynn Cartwright and her Sidetrack pit crew for this supersized 90-minute premiere. Then, join Sidetrack every Thursday at 7 for viewing parties throughout the season.
Fri., Aug. 26, 9 pm
5400 N. Clark St.
"MANdersonville's" only gear night. GEar-themed raffle prizes. No cover, In-gear drink specials. Every fourth Friday. Leather 64TEN will be on hand with plenty of gear to add to your collection.
Sat., Aug. 27, Noon - 10 pm
Jarvis Square ( just off the Jarvis Red Line L stop )
Two music stages and over 40 vendors. Feast and shop from superb artists and purveyors of wonderful things. And, yes, the "3st" is on purpose, because you'll find lots of great brews to slake your 3st ( Get it? ). Admission is free.
Tue., Aug. 30, 7 pm
3439 N. Halsted St.
Get into trouble with Crash Landing winner Toyota Corona. Armpit contest at midnight. Josh Maggio on the decks. Presented by the boys of Organized Grime.
Windy City Media Group's full calendar of events at the link: www.windycitymediagroup.com/gay/chicago/events/upcoming.php .