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The Bold Italic’s Big Gay Birthday is June 27th, 2014 with JD Samson DJ Set, Honey Mahogany, Peaches Christ Drag Performances, Lip Sync Contest, and more!

Happening on Friday, June 27thBig Gay Birthday will once again get your Pride weekend started with a night of outrageous San Francisco birthday revelry.

This is the pre-Pride party that also will celebrate SF’s 238th birthday. Big Gay Birthday will feature DJ sets by JD Samson (MEN, Le Tigre), a live performance by Double Duchess, drag performances by Honey Mahogany and Peaches Christ, featured cocktails, and so much more.

Big Gay Birthday is also offering attendees the chance to show off their lip sync skills in front of a thousand people for the chance to win a trip for 2 from any of Hawaiian Airlines 11 North America gateway cities to Auckland, New Zealand, perfect for visiting the Auckland Pride Festival on Feb. 22, 2015! Entrants post a video of themselves doing one of their favorite jams on Instagram with the hashtag #biggaybirthday to be considered. The Bold Italic will select a handful of the best performers to receive a free ticket, on-stage performance, feedback by our judges including Peaches Christ and Honey Mahogany, and compete for this great prize package!

Tickets to Big Gay Birthday are $20. Early bird tickets are available, while supplies last, for only $15. Group tickets are $80, good for five people at the price of four tickets. VIP ticket with access to exclusive upstairs lounge areas throughout the night, drinks, and additional perks are $50 per person.

Big Bay Birthday will include special cocktails featuring Jack Daniels Tennessee Honey, Southern Comfort, Tequila Herradura, and is sponsored by intimate lifestyle company, Lelo.

Big Gay Birthday’s official non-profit partner is Shanti  Shanti exists to enhance the life, health and well-being of people living with life-threatening illnesses. Each year Shanti provides education, practical assistance, and emotional support to over 2,000 people living with HIV/AIDS and breast cancer.

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Stuart Schuffman, aka Broke-Ass Stuart, is a travel writer, poet, TV host, activist, and general shit-stirrer. His website is one of the most influential arts & culture sites in the San Francisco Bay Area and his freelance writing has been featured in Lonely Planet, Conde Nast Traveler, The Bold Italic, and too many other outlets to remember. His weekly column, Broke-Ass City, appears every other Thursday in the San Francisco Examiner. Stuart’s writing has been translated into four languages. In 2011 Stuart created and hosted the travel show Young, Broke, and Beautiful on IFC and in 2015 he ran for Mayor of San Francisco and got nearly 20k votes.

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