If what you gave up for Lent was “drinking on Wednesdays,” well you’re in luck, because today is Thursday and West Hollywood is about to kick off yet another long weekend! So grab some Andrew Jacksons, and stock up on your Dick Nixon Dollar Coins and head on down to Santa Monica Boulevard for a good time! Here are your best bets for a terrific Thursday in West Hollywood’s gay nightlife…


It’s not *all* about the Olympics tonight because there is a top-25 battle between Arizona and Arizona State in college basketball, but we really know you’re going to GYM SportsBar to enjoy 2-4-1 drinks or because you realized your laundry machine doesn’t accept their drink chips to do the wash.


Week Four of RuPaul’s Drag Race Season 3 features the Snatch Game! Shangela is still in the running and hosts the viewing party at Micky’s at 8 PM, while there are plenty of places to watch Drag Race in West Hollywood every week!


Keep the drag theme going with your pick of two drag shows tonight!

Haus of Starr at RAGE starts at 10 PM, is hosted by Samantha Starr and Tony Moore, and is the only 18+ drag show in Boystown.

Down the street at Bar10, Melissa Befierce hosts “Are You Snatched?”, a competition for up-and-coming drag queens from around Southern California.


Stick around at Micky’s after Drag Race All Stars for Beau Byron’s weekly Hip Hop party, Clique, with DJ Paulo Ramirez, or head upstairs for Latin Party, Arriba for michelada and AMF drink specials.


Swing your aubergine into Revolver for Allusia Alusia’s Peach Pop promotion or head East to FUBAR for a special Valentine’s BFD, Mario Diaz’s weekly party and photo contest.


Murray Swanby brings underwear models Nick Mascardo and Arad Winwin to The Chapel tonight to co-host Touch Thursday alongside Rhea Litre.

(Featured image via Nick Mascardo)