The Stud

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

Pride at the stud

The Stud opened three years before the Stonewall Riots inaugurated an era of Gay Pride activism and annual celebration -- and we're more vibrant than ever! The Stud's legendary spirit lives on with new parties and friendly faces. Gather with our community for happy hour drinking, all-night dancing, drag shows, burlesque, and so much more!  CHECK OUT OUR PRIDE WEEKEND LINEUP.

Photography by Shot in the City

Photography by Shot in the City

Big Stud Pride Sunday 

Sunday 6/25- Open 12pm-4am

The Stud celebrates Queer Liberation 7 days a week. Let's make it EXTRA on Pride Sunday. We are opening at NOON to welcome everyone who walked in the parade , repping our community- and to keep the party going until 4am with some of our favorite Stud DJs. Let's keep it cheap and classy and GAYYYYY.  

FREE noon-9pm, $10 after


Fog City Pack

Thursday 6/22 10PM-4AM

Fog City Pack wants you to kick off your Pride weekend right with Man's Best Friend. This Thursday Night social features members of the Pack. Gear and leather encouraged. With DJS Fawks, Astro, and Michael Romano. These DJs keep you late, and our coat check doubles as a clothes check so wear your cutest jock!


Black Fridays

Friday 6/23 10PM-4AM

Black Pride hits the Stud Friday, June 23rd, featuring the Bay's deepest, darkest, #BlackQueerMagic. Black Fridays continues the Stud's legacy of legendary Pride Fridays with Honey Mahogany hosting an epic show of the best local performers of color, and Black Pride Friday DJs Miss Pop (Portland) and John Fucking Cartwright keeping you dancing into the after hours! All are welcome!

$15 Cover, $10 before 11pm

Original Artwork by Diego Gomez.

Red Hots Burlesque

Friday 6/23 7PM-9PM

Red Hots Burlesque, the United States’ longest-running queer burlesque show, has an amazing roster of entertainment and eye-popping performances at the Stud, San Francisco’s oldest gay venue! We are gay and proud and queer and feared everyday. Come experience the show! 



Saturday 6/24 10PM-4AM

Our monthly all-night dance party CMYK pulls out all the stops, bringing in legendary techno DJ Shiva aka Noncompliant. This special after-Dyke March dance party will have you on the floor all night long. DJs Jordee and Siobhan Alovalot open up. Drink cheap, dance hard, find new friendships in our darkened booths. Advance tickets guarantee entry! Get tickets here:

Art by Siobhan Alovalot. Curated and hosted by Marke B. of 48 Hills






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