Trannyshack is San Francisco’s infamous drag performance nightclub
experience, which for 12 years, has shocked, delighted and entertained packed
audiences every Tuesday night at midnight. If you come to Trannyshack with
expectations, prepare to have them blown out of the water. Incorporating
everything from lowbrow trash to highbrow performance art, Trannyshack is the
quintessential San Francisco experience.
Attention film buffs and screenplay connoisseurs — the Berlin & Beyond
Film Festival is here! From January 15th to the 21st, you will be able to
celebrate and enjoy America’s leading annual showcase of recent film
productions from Germany, Austria and Switzerland at your beloved Castro
The Sisters of Perpetual Indulgence is a leading-edge Order of lovely queer
nuns. Since 1979, they’ve devoted themselves to community service, ministry
and outreach to those on the edges, and to promoting human rights, respect for
diversity and spiritual enlightenment.
On Saturday, January 11th, 2014 at 12pm there will be a Castro area tenants
convention at the LGBT Community Center (1800 Market Street).
Brought to you by Housing Rights Committee of
SF, AIDS Housing Alliance, Harvey Milk LGBT Democratic Club and District 8
Democrats, this Castro Tenants Convention aims to "come up with strategies
for fighting the evictions in our neighborhood and defend those who are being
evicted, for stopping gentrification of our gayborhoods and the displacement of
so many people, and for educating tenants about their rights and how they can
fight when threatened with eviction."
Looking to add a little color to your ‘do? Head to Colorbox Hair Salon for
a yet-edgy hairdo to compliment your unique personality. You’ll leave feeling
prettier than when you walked in! Colorbox Salon is located just one block from
Dolores Park, between the Mission and Castro districts of San Francisco.
1. Buffalo Whole Food & Grain Company — 598 Castro Street
Since 1975, Buffalo Whole Food & Grain Company has been the Castro
neighborhood natural food market. Buffalo Whole Foods is known for its great
selection, reasonable prices, helpful customer service and dedication to
high-quality, organic products. They don’t carry any products that contain
artificial colors, flavors and sweeteners. Buffalo also carries a wide variety
of vegan, wheat-free, gluten-free and soy-free products that are easy on your
body — and your wallet!
"Bi-Rite is a neighborhood market feeding our community with love,
passion and integrity."
If you have yet to check out Bi-Rite Market in the Castro
District — you’re missing out on some delicious goodies! They carry locally
and sustainably-raised meats, poultry and seafood; delicious jams, coffee,
produce and flowers from local vendors; and famous ice cream and baked goods
from Bi-Rite Creamery.
Do you need some new date ideas? Want to spend more time with your partner
and reconnect? At the Gay Couples Institute, they give you the tools to
reconnect at their exciting dating event, Gay Date Night.
Love grits? The grits at Sugarfoot Grits are cheesy, flavorful and
deliciously moist. The original cheese grits have cheese, cream, garlic, butter,
lemon and chicken broth — but the yum doesn’t stop there. You can add
greens, onions, BACON, and even fried egg!