Our Official Watering Holes
UBar @ 1220 Locust Street
Tavern On Camac @ 243 S. Camac Street
Festival attendees and film lovers alike gather together every day from March 14-19, from 4-7pm at UBAR and Tavern on Camac, for the first time ever, as the official watering holes for qFLIX Philadelphia 2017! You can mix and mingle, compare notes on your favorite films and maybe catch a glimpse of an out-of-town guest, a director or actor you just yesterday caught up on the BIG SCREEN!
Daily Happenings @ qFLIX Philadelphia 2017
Sunday | March 12 | 2:30pm-5:30pm
Kiss Me I’m Irish and Gay, the Official Gayborhood St. Patrick’s Party @ UBar
1220 Locust Street
We kick off festival week with our annual fundraiser, Kiss Me I’m Irish and Gay, with 100% of the proceeds going to support qFLIX Philadelphia. Join us with a splash of green as this 10 year tradition continues. Music, free drink and drink specials, raffles, food, free tee shirts, and more, all for a small donation of just $20. This is an event that is not to be missed. Come enter a change to will ALL ACCESS badges to qFLIX Philadelphia.
Monday | March 13th | 6-8:00 pm
Festival Badge Holder Kick-Off Reception @ Writer’s Block Rehab
1342 Cypress Street
Kick off the festival at one of the Gayborhood’s newest and hottest additions at a reception hosted at the ultra-stylized Writer’s Block Rehab. Badge Holders and guest enjoy a free Stoli-sponsored Festival Cocktail, tempting drink specials, and complimentary sultry food samplings for all festival attendees and badge holders. ALL Badges will be available for pick up at this event.
Tuesday | March 14 | 10pm-Closing
Opening Night Party – “Kiss Me I’m Irish and Gay – The Sequel” @ Woody’s
202 S 13th Street
Let’s continue the celebration of Irish and Gay following the Northeast Premiere of the gay Irish film, “Handsome Devil.” Bring your badge or opening night ticket and receive a complimentary Smirnoff cocktail, $5 Smirnoff’s until midnight, “Irish-themed” appetizers, and other amazing drink specials!
Have a drink, grab some food and get to know the festival’s producers, supporters, staffers, volunteers, jurors, donors and all the wonderful attendees, while enjoying the beats featuring guest DJ Carl Michaels. So what it’s Tuesday? Dance the night away as we continue to celebrate Philadelphia’s LGBTQ 23rd year of gay independent film and celebrate love from around the world!
Wednesday | March 15 | 11:00pm-Closing
“When the Lights Come Up” Festival Reception @ Tavern on Camac – Ascend Lounge
243 S. Camac St.
The festival celebration continues at one of this year’s “Official Watering Holes”, Tavern on Camac, Ascend Lounge. Join us in giving Brotherly Love and Sisterly Affection to the fabulous cast and crew from feature films: “OPEN,” and award-winning director of “Flatbush Luck,” Casper Adreas, and featuring a special musical performance by “Flatbush” cast member, Juahn Cabrera.
Thursday | March 16 | 11:00pm-Closing
“Song & Dance with a Side of Laughter” Festival Reception @ Tavern on Camac – The Piano Bar
1220 Locust Street