Event for November 26th, Bali to Bala 20th Anniversary Celebration, Dec 2nd Free Queer/Trans Indonesian movie

Hi Folks! My friend, Sinta Penyami, owner of Modero dance group and Indonesian traditional dancer will be performing at this event on November 26th at our other friend’s store called Bali to Bala in Germantown. Ticket is $20 per person. Some more details you can find in the attachments including a movie poster and picturesContinue reading “Event for November 26th, Bali to Bala 20th Anniversary Celebration, Dec 2nd Free Queer/Trans Indonesian movie”

Tomorrow: December holiday potluck!

Join us tomorrow, Sunday December 15th from 5:00pm-7:00pm for the December holiday potluck! This month we will be enjoying sipping on eggnog and enjoying other holiday treats. There is no specific topic to discuss, so folks are free to engage in conversation or maybe participate in our white elephant gift exchange. Email hotpotphilly@gmail.com for moreContinue reading “Tomorrow: December holiday potluck!”

Stimulus Plunge: The LGBTQ Community Pool Party and Official QFest Afterparty

Wanna support hotpot! and cool off from the heat while doing it? Join us on July 19th from 9:00pm-2:00am at the Stimulus Plunge event. Get your advance ticket using this link made specially for hotpot! http://plungehotpot.eventbrite.com/ Event details from Stimulus:It’s finally here! Philly’s LGBTQ community is taking over North Shore Beach Club for the hottest,Continue reading “Stimulus Plunge: The LGBTQ Community Pool Party and Official QFest Afterparty”

Join us Sat., May 4th @ Tabu for LICK performance benefiting hotpot!

Liberty City Kings Drag and Burlesque is hosting a fundraiser for hotpot!’s benefit! Please come check out an amazing show with a comic book theme that’ll be sure to entertain everyone! Saturday, May 4 @ Tabu in the heart of the gayborhood. Vixens & Vagabonds Queer & Kinky Cabaret: POW! POP! GLITTER! Saturday at 8:00pmContinue reading “Join us Sat., May 4th @ Tabu for LICK performance benefiting hotpot!”

Save the date: hotpot! holiday party Dec. 9th

Hey folks, It’s that time of year, time for hotpot!’s annual holiday party! This year it will be on December 9th from 6-9pm in West Philly. hotpot! invites or family and friends (yes, you!) to celebrate another year with us and give gratitude. We’ll have food, a cash bar, a bumpin music mix, and whiteContinue reading “Save the date: hotpot! holiday party Dec. 9th”

September Lesbioke!!!

Hello folks, LESBIOKE IS ON!!! I have gotten the final tally from our blog and the result is most people voted September 22nd, 7-10pm at New Harmony Vegetarian Restaurant. Thank you for voting! We will be in their private karaoke room.They have a selection of songs and we can bring our own favorite CDs (fyi- itContinue reading “September Lesbioke!!!”

Les-bi-oke II polling

Hi folks, last year hotpot! had our first karaoke night and it was such a success,  we’re hoping we can make it hotpot!’s yearly tradition. We have yet to choose a location but it’s coming soon, along with other details. For now, we just want to gather people’s availability, so please choose your best availabilityContinue reading “Les-bi-oke II polling”

Dyke March- June 9th

This time a year ago I remember reading emails from the listserv and posts on the blog about dyke march. I remember being nervous and hesistant to come out and meet total strangers. I worried about fitting in, about the fact that I hadn’t really been active in Philadelphia’s queer community or had any experienceContinue reading “Dyke March- June 9th”