The Stud

The first worker-owned cooperative nightclub in the US! Keeping san francisco queer since 1966.

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Drag Alive- Friday Drag Happy Hour

A Happy Hour Drag and Variety show for Everyone! We couldn't be more San Francisco!

Stud 399 9th Street –enter on Harrison Street
6:30 entry
7pm – 8pm Show
VIP (stage side) $20
Cocktail Tables $15
General $10
Celebration Ticket (birthday, anniversary, divorce, etc) $30
Online sales stop at 12pm May 31

Tickets available at the door first come first served.Any questions about reservations email:

Every Friday we DRAG ALIVE- a variety show for everyone. We welcome those visiting our gorgeous city, those who have never been to a Drag Show before and promise that this will entertain even the most experienced of drag fans.

1 hour of Entertainment featuring SF’s Finest: Gittery Queens, fabulous Freaks and larger than life entertainers. The best show at at the fanciest dive you ever been to.

Since the Stud opened in 1966 it has had a reputation as a place where everyone is welcome- so join us at a show where everyone is welcome. And if you just want to happy hour about it join us in our front room for drinks and friendship- no cover.

The Clown:
Your emcee is San Franicsco's Corn Dog Queen (2013). LOL McFiercen twists girlishness with a frenzy of rainbows, sparkles and hearts. But she's not all sugar and spice, she's usually got something to smart to say in between dance moves as good as any one of Janet Jackson's dancers (circa The Velvet Rope).

The Art:
This art queen Punky Pebbles is like a drawing come to life. Like a super hero/super villian/super sexpot come to life. She's on the edge of edgey and busty but not busted.

The Cupcake:
Vanilla Meringue is light and frothy- a cupcake in a cupcake dress with the softest creamiest skin. But don't let her demure diabetes inducing décollage fool you- under all her fluff and frills she's one ookie cookie.

The Crooner:
Chester is smooth. Chester is suave. His croons makes us swoons. He's your teen heart throb dream beat tiger beat fantasy come to life.

The Magnum:The beauty knows how to move, she shimmies, she shakes, she pops, she swings, she sways. Mary Magnum is a lipsynch murderess with a killer body, snatched back hair and face beat for the back row- get your dollars ready!

With your door host Hollywood Texas

FAQsIf your questions aren't answered below please email us at

Are there ID or minimum age requirements to enter the event?Drag Alive is hosted at the Stud- a bar. So all our attendees must be 21 years and up and be able to provide identification.

Does the Stud serve food?
The Stud does not serve food but you are welcome to bring snacks with you!

Can I bring a birthday cake for my friend?
Yes please! We welcome all kinds of celebrations and parties! Send us a message in advance and we will make arrangements. You must purchase the Celebration Ticket!






join us sunday-thursday for the HORNIest queerest happy hour! 5pm-9pm

$5 Cocktails/Craft Beer, $3 Bud/Bud LIghts, $7 Slushees, $8 tecate+espolon shot, $6 specialty cocktail and more!

Plus, $5 Jameson & Espolon Shots

fri & sat  9pm-11pm