30% OFF Pride collection code: USAPRIDE! Free Shipping over $99

EXCLUSIVE: More Out Celebs Share Their First Gay Bar Experiences

by Dan Tracer June 29, 2016

XX9_9874

The Boy Bar, Splash, Rage — oh, the wonderful world of gay bar names. These three in particular happen to be the scenes of three celebrities’ very first gay bar experiences.

And you never forget your first. When you’re jaded, a bar’s sticky floor might be the feature you remember most, but walking into a gay bar for the first time is a rite of passage, usually marked with conflicting emotions of anxiety, liberation, excitement and perhaps nausea.

Related: Queer Celebs Reveal Their First Gay Bar Experience; So Many Fake I.D.’s

For instance, Andy Cohen‘s first bar for dudes who like dudes was Chaps in Boston. Don Lemon’s was the Bengal in Baton Rouge. Who knew?!

When Queerty’s Rob Smith was on the red carpet at Logo’s Trailblazers Honors last weekend, he didn’t pass up the opportunity to ask some of the celebrities walking the red carpet about their entry point into the world of gay bars.

Watch below to hear what Carson Kressley, Alex Newell, Candis Cayne, Omar Sharif, Jr., Michael Musto, Joel Grey, and Harvey Fierstein had to say:




Dan Tracer
Dan Tracer

Author


Leave a comment

Comments will be approved before showing up.


Also in Think

Soccer legend Abby Wambach announces engagement to Christian mom blogger

by Editors February 21, 2017

Continue Reading →

Canadian man blocked by US Customs after they read his Scruff profile

by David Grant February 21, 2017

U.S. Customs and Border Patrol officers denied a Vancouver man entrance to the States after investigating his phone and scrutinizing his Scruff account. The reason? According to Canada’s Daily XTRA, they suspected he was soliciting sex for money. Related: Scruff Founders Defend App’s Ethnicity Filters — “Personal Preference” Or Casual Racism? André, a 30-year-old set decorator, [...]

Continue Reading →

Hate group wants to boycott Taco Bell for dumbest reason imaginable

by David Grant February 21, 2017

O.....kay.

Continue Reading →