I just moved to NYC a few months ago, and I’m still making friends. While I’m actively working on getting settled here, I still like to go out to gay clubs and bars. But since I don’t have a queer crew like I had in Boston, I tend to go out, more often than not, by myself. In the time I’ve started going out alone to gay parties/spaces/clubs/bars, I’ve learned a ton. There are definitely some things you should do to help you have the most fun.
So here they are—nine things I’ve learned that make the going-out-alone experience much more enjoyable.