New York Magazine

Skip to content, or skip to search.

Skip to content, or skip to search.

Best Dyke Night

ShareThis

Eden at the Union Square Lounge
30 E. 16th St., at Union Sq. W. 212-645-1802
Promoter Maggie Collier recently moved her weekly girl party from the meatpacking district to Union Square and found a sweet spot between the “It”-destination feel of a club and the inviting vibe of a neighborhood bar—not to mention the fact that you can stumble out of Union Square Lounge in stilettos and land on one of the major subway lines. Fabulous, fashiony, ladder-climbing lesbians (not unlike those found on a certain Showtime show) are flocking to Eden on Wednesday nights for chill, subtly cruisy fun. House D.J. shErOck (yes, that’s how she writes her name) and her always-funky hair reigns over the proceedings—playing house music and Afro-soul while the room gets warmed up, then switching to remixes of the Jackson 5, Britney, and Kanye after midnight. And the center of the lounge is dominated by ottoman-style benches, perfect for mingling and talking when you’re not dancing.


Related:

Advertising
Order the Issue Today

Cover of New York Magazine's Best of New York issue

Order This Issue

Other Best Of Guides

Where can you find the city’s top dog groomer? Last-minute tailor? Beef tongue? We eat, drink, dance, shop, shvitz, and trampoline our way around the city, not to mention poll scores of in-the-know colleagues, hard-partying friends, opinionated family members, and, this year, a team of guest expert bloggers to bring you answers to all of the above questions, and hundreds more, in the form of our annual “Best of New York” issue.

Read More...