Pride Week Events in SLC: 6/1 & 6/2 (Part I)

With Pride Month comes the always fun and colorful Utah Pride Week, nicknamed Pride” Elevate. This means lots of events going on! Go to one or go to them all and show your support for the LGBTQA community! This list is for events held on Thursday and Friday. Saturday and Sunday events will be listed later in Part II.

June 1, 2017

June 2, 2017

  • Kween PRIDE Friday with Nina Bo’Nina Brown hosted by Kween (219 S 600 W) at 9pm. Kween celebrates their very FIRST Gay Pride, as we bring to you Season 9’s breakout STAR Nina Bonina Brown! Get your pride colors ready, bring along your friends, as we turn up the heat for one PRIDE night to remember! $5 cover. Facebook event:
  • The 28th annual RCGSE Gay Pride and Gay Pride Youth Pageant “Over the Rainbow” hosted by the Fraternal Order of Eagles hall (1104 W 2100 S). Come see performances by reigning members of the RCGSE and contestants compete for the title of Gay Pride and Gay Pride Youth! $7 cover. *Performance by the Beehive Broads troupe*. Facebook event:
  • Weirdo Pride 18+ Queer Dance Party hosted by Club Area 51 (451 S 400 W) at 10pm. $5 for 21+, $7 for 18+. Kick off pride right with the WEIRDEST party in town! The all inclusive haven for Salt Lake City’s beautiful variety of LGBTQIA+/ally artists of all talents and walks of life. Facebook event:
  • Pride RPDR Viewing Party and Blackout Rainbow Party hosted by JAM SLC (751 N 300 W) at 8pm. PRIDE WEEKEND PARTY!!! RuPaul’s Drag Race viewing Party with Kay Bye hosting, followed by the amazing Flame Fatale Presents the Pride Blackout Rainbow Party. Facebook event:

This list is not exclusive. There are countless events going on this week for Pride. Please enjoy responsibly.

March 25th – A Time to Party

Here at Beehive Broads, we pride ourselves on keeping our fingers on the alternative pulse of Salt Lake City. Our thorough research has determined that March 25th is the night that SLC comes alive! So if you are at a loss for what to do this weekend, then take a peek at our list below of events happening this weekend!

(Events listed in order of start time so plan accordingly!)

SLUG Magazine’s 28th Anniversary Party Fashion Show at the Depot (400 W South Temple) with doors at 7pm, Fashion Show at 8pm. Cover is $5 and can be purchased at Link to Facebook event:

Prohibition Grill GRAND OPENING with cabaret performances by the Voodoo Darlings and live music by Mimi & the Gentlemen’s Club (151 East 6100 S, Murray). Doors at 5pm, Show at (approx.) 8:30pm. NO COVER but reservations strongly recommended. Link to Facebook event:

What’s In Your Basket Drag Show with burlesque appearance by Delta Rae Dixon at Suntrapp (102 S 600 W). Doors at 8pm, Show at 9pm. $5 donation cover (RCGSE benefit show). Raffle prizes! Facebook event:

March Fetish Ball: Vintage Pinup at Club Area 51 (451 S 400 W). Doors at 9pm and dance the night away! $10 at the door or purchased at Special prizes for the best pinup outfits! Facebook event:

(Disclaimer: Beehive Broads Burlesque is not affiliated or endorsed by these events, entities, venues, organizations, or performers involved unless specifically stated otherwise.  Please enjoy responsibly.)

RCGSE AIDS Awareness Week Events – 3.11.17 to 3.18.17

March 11th through March 18th marks the RCGSE’s annual AIDS Awareness Week events hosted by the members of Reign XLI, the Red Reign of Passion, Perseverance, Peace, and Friendship. All events proceeds are to benefit the RCGSE AIDS Fund.

3.11.2017 – The Red Party: Hosted by the Collage of Monarchs. Doors at 8pm, Show at 9pm. $5 suggested donation. SunTrapp (102 S 600 W, SLC). Facebook Event Page:

3.13.2017 – “Super Bowl”…ing Party!: Prizes, bowling, and great company! Presented by Emperor 41 Erik Shaylee and Pageant Chair Tiana La Shae. Doors at 9pm, Bowling begins at 9:30pm. This is a free event, you only pay for the bowling. Donations are very appreciated and will benefit the RCGSE AIDS Fund. Bonwood Bowling (2500 Main St., SLC). Facebook Event Page:

3.15.2017 – Ready..Aim..DARTS!!: Presented by Emperor 41 Erik Shaylee, Crown Prince Adam Shaylee, and Crown Princess Sandi Panties. Come play darts, have a drink, and raise money for the RCGSE AIDS Fund! Starts at 7pm. $5 suggested donation. SunTrapp (102 S 600 W, SLC). Facebook Event Page:

3.18.2017 – The Red Ball: Hosted by Emperor 41 Erik Shaylee and Empress 30 & 40 Krystyna Shaylee. This is a black tie event sure to glamour up your night featuring live entertainment and a silent auction! So dust off that penguin suit and fluff out those ball gowns! Doors at 5pm, show at 6pm. $20 per person (tickets can be purchased here: RCGSE – The Red Ball Tickets). Proceeds to benefit the RCGSE AIDS Fund. Held at the Leona Wagner Black Box Theater (138 W 300 S, SLC).

For more information on the RCGSE organization, events, and community outreach, please visit

2017 Utah Burlypicks Competition – 6/10/2017

Presented by Miss Brawling Beauty of the Candy Cabinet Cabaret

The 2017 Utah Burlypicks is in search of the best of Burlesque and Variety Arts entertainment from Utah and the world, and will be coming to Club X in Salt Lake City on June 10, 2017.

Burlypicks is the ultimate burlesque showdown and it starts in a city near you. Acceptance into the The 2017 Burlypicks World Championship will be contingent upon winning in a Regional competition or being one of the top placing “people’s choice” winners, in Burlesque B’s annual online contest. We are committed to re-expanding the definition of Burlesque to include all the variety that made it a national treasure and world wide entertainment phenomenon both today and in the past. To that end, we are encouraging Stripteasers, Dancers, Musicians, Magicians, Aerialists, Jugglers, Clowns, Comedians, Comics, Ventriloquists, Sideshow acts, Drag acts, and anything we haven’t seen yet, to complete for the gold!

The overall winner, along with anyone selected for a Masters Award, will get to compete for their category representing Utah at the finals in Denver Colorado, August 25-26. Burlypicks will be featuring meet and greets, classes, after parties, and more. We will also be working with the local downtown Denver community to have a full weekend of fun and surprises in store for those who perform and attend.

SUBMISSION DEADLINE: 4/1/2017 at 11:59pm (see website link below for submission guidelines). Cost of entry is $15.

Website: 2017 Utah Burlypicks Application and Information

Facebook Event: 2017 Utah Burlypicks FB Event Page

Hope to see you there whether competing or supporting! Open to all (21+)!

Upcoming Shows and Classes Update!


FIERCE: A Rebellious Revue Benefit for Victims of Domestic Abuse show is this Saturday on 1/21/2017 at Area 51 (451 400 W, Salt Lake City, UT 84101). Doors at 9pm, show at 10pm. VIP Seating is nearly SOLD OUT!! There is a very limited amount of tickets left, so grab them quick at FIERCE: A Rebellious Revue.

Talon Aire’s Bitchin Burlesque Show and Birthday Party held next Friday on 1/27/2017 at Club JAM (751 N 300 W, Salt Lake City, UT 84103). Doors at 9:30pm, Show at 11pm. There is no cover!! All proceeds will go to the ScenicView Academy to benefit those wth Autism and Asperger’s. Burlesque showette with drag performers – the best of both worlds! Don’t miss out! Facebook event here: Talon Aire’ Bitchin Burlesque Show

The Royal Court of the Golden Spike Empire’s 35th Annual Gay Utah Pageant “Winter Wonderland” will be held next Saturday on 1/28/2017 at In the Venue (579 W 200 S, Salt Lake City, UT). Doors at 6pm, Pageant at 7pm. Cover is $7 at the door. Miss Delta Rae Dixon will be competing for the Ms Gay Utah title (come out and support). If interested in competing yourself, information is available here: 2017 Gay Utah Pageant Facebook Event

The Beehive Basics 101 class is now HALFWAY FULL! 3 more weeks till classes start (2/6/2017), so be sure to spread the word and register now! Early registration rate of $70 is still available, yet it won’t last forever! REGISTER TODAY: Beehive Basics 101 Registration

Hope to see you there!!

-Delta Rae Dixon