Bear With Me (While I Tell You About…): 487


Quorum Young Professionals Coffee!
Saturday, January 25 • 3pm
Gigi’s • 824 W. 36th St., Minneapolis

Are you a GLBTA professional in your 20’s or 30’s? Are you just starting your career, or interested in growing your career? If so, join Quorum’s Young Professionals Council for coffee and conversation. It’s a great opportunity to catch up after the holidays and hear plans for the coming year. The event is free to attend. Visit for more information.


Butts, Bares, and Bottoms
Friday, January 31 • 5-9pm
Gay 90’s Men’s Room Bar • 408 Hennepin Ave., Minneapolis

Please join candidate for Emperor XXII, Darin Hatch, for a Fundraiser benefitting the Aliveness Project. $5 donation at the door is requested. The event features special guest appearances by Mr. Minneapolis Eagle 2013, Ryan Brown, and Mr. Minneapolis 2014, Jason Little. Search “Butts, Bares and Bottoms” on Facebook for more information. Also, a special reminder to vote for your favorite Emperor and Empress candidates on February 1 from noon to 5pm at the Radisson Plaza Hotel located at 35 S. 7th St., Minneapolis.


Bingo Bango
Saturday, February 1 • 2-4pm
Lush • 990 Central Ave. NE, Minneapolis

Eat. Drink. Be Lushious. Play Bingo. Well, I added the last one, but here’s your chance to help The Aliveness Project while having a great time and perhaps winning some big money. There are 10 games of bingo, and the last game is a coverall for a $500 jackpot.! Games 1 – 9 cost $1 each game. The 10th game jackpot costs $2. If you get hungry, bingo players get $5 appetizers. Visit for more information.


Movie Bear’s 8th Annual Snow Tubing Event
Sunday, February 1 • Dinner 6-7:30pm • Tubing 8-10:30pm
Green Acres • 8989 55th St. N., Lake Elmo

Whether we like it or not, winter is a big part of living in Minnesota. Get out and embrace the season and join the Minneapolis Movie Bears at the annual snow-tubing event. The cost is $18 per person, and benefits the Minnesota AIDS Walk. You can also join the gang for dinner at the Ruby Tuesday’s located at 13375 60th St. N in Stillwater, but please RSVP if you’re joining for dinner. Visit for more info.


Underwear Party
Saturday, February 1
eagleBOLTbar • 515 Washington Ave. S., Minneapolis

It’s ALWAYS a hot time at Bolt Video, and the first Saturday of the month means it’s eagleBOLTbar’s always HOT underwear party. Come show off your favorite pair of undies…GRRRR! Underwear attire is enforced. Free clothes check. Visit for more information.


Lavender’s February First Thursday
Thursday, February 6 • 5:30-8pm
Restaurant Max • 215 4th St. S., Minneapolis

Join Lavender Magazine, HRC Twin Cities, OutFront MN, Twin Cities Gay Men’s Chorus, PFund, North Country Bears, Minneapolis Movie Bears, Twin Cities Quorum, and Prime Timers MSP for the Lavender’s February First Thursday presented by Ketel One Vodka. This “come as you are” event attracts 200+ people, and includes wine and cocktail samples and complimentary appetizers. You can also register for prizes including 2 TICKETS TO LADY GAGA’S MAY 20 CONCERT! How cool is that? The event is always FREE to attend. Visit for more information.


Natural Color Diamonds Trunk Show
Friday, February 7 & Saturday, February 8
Scheherazade Jewelers • Galleria • 69th & France, Edina

Looking for the perfect diamond for your wedding or just want to spoil yourself? Visit Scheherazade Jewelers for the Natural Color Diamonds Trunk Show featuring Sethi Couture. This event also provides the opportunity to meet award-winning jewelry designers in person and have them personally present their latest collections and creations. Visit for more information.


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