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Welcome to Central NJ Happy Hours & Events!
We're your go-to source for all things happening in Central New Jersey. We promote and showcase the top events organized by various LGBTQ+ groups in the area. Stay tuned for the best happy hours and exciting happenings nearby! If you have LGBTQ+ events you'd like to advertise, please reach out to us with plenty of notice so we can add them, here.
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- Gay Clydz SocialClydz, New Brunswick, NJ
Organized by the Gay Social group, you’re invited to join our monthly event at Clydz! This is a free event to attend and it’s a great way to catch up with old friends and make new ones! Attending the event is free. Any purchase of drinks or food are on your own.
🌈🎄 It's time to werk the holiday cheer at our Ugly Sweater Contest at Clydz! 🎉🧶
This Dec 6th at 7pm, strut into Clydz and head on up to the back room. Bring your most "so-bad-it's-fabulous" sweater and let the runway begin! Our meetup is as free as your spirit, but keep your coin handy for some signature drink specials. 🍸
Who will sashay away as the Ugly Sweater Diva? Show us what you've got! 🏆✨
Remember, it's all about holiday spirit, ugliness, extra-ness - and sweaters! Let's get in the festive spirit, celebrate our true colors, and spread some holiday cheer, babes🎄🎄🎄
"Don't be a drag, just be a queen" in your holiday ugliest sweater! 🌟👑🌈
- Gay Coffee SocialScout's Coffee Bar and Mercantile, High Bridge , NJ
Organized by Gay Social, we welcome you to join our monthly Gay Coffee Social at Scouts Coffee Bar in High Bridge, New Jersey! This event is a great way to meet up with old friends and make new connections! All are welcome. This event is free to attend. Food and beverage purchases are on your own.
🌈☕️ “Frost your holiday season with some flair at our Gay Coffee Social in the Parlor at Scouts Coffee Bar!” 🎄✨
Join us on Dec 10th, 11am-1pm, in the Parlor – the perfect cozy nook in NJ's 4th best Coffee Shop. Let's sprinkle some holiday magic together! 🏆☕️
Entry is free, so you can jingle all the way to joy! Just remember, those tantalizing coffees and treats are on you – a little gift to yourself. 💅🍪
Bring your festive spirit and let's mingle in the Parlor. Share laughs, holiday wishes, and coffee clinks. “We're all born to shine, so let’s light up this holiday season with warmth and cheer!”
Ready to fa-la-la-la-laugh and have a gay ol' time? “Sashay into the season” with us! 🌟🎁🌈
- Bi-monthly Queer Night OutPineapple Express Barbecue, Montclair, NJ
Out Montclair is partnering with Pineapple Express to launch a new bi-monthly Queer Night Out.
The first "Gaydar" Night out on Wednesday, Sept. 6th at 7pm was a smashing success and they will continue every other Wednesday going forward.
Just come out, be you, be in a friendly setting, mingle and have some fun.
- Gay Pub SocialProject Pub, Somerville, NJ
🌈🎄 “Start your engines, and may the best holiday party at Project P.U.B. begin!” 🎉✨
Rev up for our most fabulous event of the year on Dec 20th at 7pm. It’s time to sparkle, shine, and show 2023 how we close it out in style! 💫🍾
Admission is free, so strut in like you own the season, but keep in mind, your festive libations and bites are your own runway creations. 🍸🍰
This isn't just a party; it's a celebration of us, the season, and all things merry and bright. “In the festive race of life, honey, always be the showstopper!”
Let’s make this night legendary with holiday spirit, cheer, and maybe a bit of mistletoe mischief. “And don't forget, darling, in the holiday lip-sync of life, always sleigh!” 🎅🌟🌈