10 pm Pass The Butter@ Andy Poolhall, 489 College St. Double K of the Parkdale Funk Show.

10 pm Bassmentality @ The Basement, 178 Bathurst St. Zeds Dead returns for a special Basement edition, because everybody knows they can’t fit enough people in to Wrongbar (thanks, licensing dudes.)

10:30 pm Wamber @ 119 Yorkville Ave. The General Firm, The Jackals, Jard. Get there early.

7:30 pm West Side Queer Meet Up@ Ciro’s, 1316 Bloor St. W. A casual get-together for queer folks in teh neighbourhood. Ciro’s has a great patio and more than 100 different beers. Yus please.

8 pm Butch Femme Salon Pride Warm Up@ Wayla Bar and Lounge, 996 Queen St. E. $3. Non-profit even with any proceeds going to local social justive initatives.

8 pm Michael Jackson Charity Tribute Show@ El Mocambo, 464 Spadina Ave. Celebrate the life and music of Michael Jackson, and bring canned goods for Serving Charity. Best dressed as MJ contest. $8

10 pm Mustard Pimp, Autoerotique, Christian Cain@ Wrongbar, 1279 Queen St. W. $10. RSVP for limited

10 pm Rockability @ Rockwood Grass Patio, 31 Mercer St. The opening night. Chill on the grass patio, or dance on the wood floor. Hip hop, RnB, Reggae, House, Funk, Rock. $4.50 Jager shots, $4.50 Corona. $5 reduced guestlist before midnight:

8 pm Official Pride Launch Party@ Woody’s, 467 Church St. Hosted by Deb Pearce. Performances by Miss Conception, Gia Heart Cox, Christian Jeffries.

10 pm Finally Fridays@Shallow Groove, 559 College St. Justin Tyve, Kid MK, Conway & Sonos. Electro, house, dubstep, hip hop, classics. Free vodka from 11-11:15, and 1-1:15. $10.

10 pm Violca’s Dirty Thirty Two @ Blondie’s, 1378 Queen St. W. Dirty Dale and Riviera.

10 pm Britney & Lady Gaga: Battle Pop Circus Ball@ The Barn 2nd Floor, 418 Church St. $5 before midnight, $10 after. They’re raffling off Britney and Gaga poster cut-outs.

10:15 pm Soul Power! @ Starving Artist, 584 Lansdowne Ave. Funk, soul, RnB, reggae, strictly vinyl.

10:30 pm Superflight@ Lula Lounge, 1585 Dundas St. W. Cosmic disco, future house, techno and beyond. Free before midnight, $5 after.

9 pm Turning Point Tropical Dancefloor Sessions@ The Garrison, 1197 Dundas St. W. Featuring Selector: a man called warwick. Strictly analog sounds, tropical rhythms.

10 pm WOMP@ Tota Lounge, 592 Queen St. W. House and breaks. $5 before midnight, girls free before 11.

10 pm Rapture @ Blondie’s, 1378 Queen St. W. Sylvermayne and Paul Revered playing soulful dance music.

10 pm Down Low @ 751, 751 Queen St. W. Filthy rap jams all night. There will be a lot of R. Kelly.

10 pm Bad Taste @ 751 Basement, 751 Queen St. W. Gully rap music all night. Giving out shirts and shots. $5, requests strongly encouraged.

10 pm (4 AM LAST CALL) Sound Pellegrino Thermal Team @ The Social, 1100 Queen St. W. North American debut.