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May 2019

Tattooed Momedy: May 2019

May 21May 21
8:00 pm10:00 pm

Tattooed Momedy is a free monthly comedy showcase featuring hilarious comedy performers of all types and genres from Philadelphia and across the U.S!

This month’s headliner: Dan Vetrano
Featuring: LaTice
Alyssa Truszkowski
Brian Finnell
Sammie James
Kevin O’Fee

Hosted by Michael Kelly & Molly Hanulec!

NO COVER! 21+!
Doors at 8pm. Be sure to get here early to snag that comfy armchair or bumper car…this event fills up QUICKLY!

Enjoy this event with our Taco Tuesday specials:
$1 Tacos,
$2.50 Tecate,
a special Taco of the Month,
& half off all drafts 5-7 & 10-11pm

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You Can’t Fail: Spring 2019

May 22May 22
6:00 pm10:00 pm

The popular art series You Can’t Fail is returning to Tattooed Mom for a fun spring fling! Join us for an evening of works in progress & new performances brought to you by Chris Davis!

First time performers, seasoned veterans, and everyone in between are welcomed onto the stage to present new works & works in progress including: visual art, photography, theater, dance, performance art, comedy, story-telling, poetry, prose, sculpture, ballet, film, stand-up… ANY and ALL art will be presented in the back room at Tattooed Mom’s (2nd floor).

Doors 6pm // Show 8-10pm
Arrive at any time!

This event is FREE!
21+ w/ valid ID only.

Christina Rosso
Val Dunn & Jenna Kuerzi
Rachel O’Hanlon Rodriguez
Amanda Leigh Damron
Chelsea Murphy
Jean-Marie Tomlin
Douglas Williams
Kelly Braun
Benjamin Kunkle
Kelly McCaughan
Margot Steinberg
Mary McCool
Micah Greenleaf
Kelly McCaughan
Steve Course & Friend
Alex Vogelsong
Simone Crew
Joe Ovelman
Alyssa Medina
& Walter DeForest!

Enjoy this event with our Burger Wednesday specials:
$4 Mom’s Beef Burgers & Mom’s Vegan Burgers,
$2 Narragansett Lager Tall Boys,
a Burger of the Month special,
& half off all drafts 5-7 and 10-11pm

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Turn Up the Transmission: 2 YRS

May 23May 23
7:00 pm11:00 pm

Come celebrate 2 years of Trans/Non-Binary Performance Art at Tattooed Mom & be entertained at Turn Up the Trans*mission on Thursday, May 23rd!


Turn Up the Transmission is a Transgender and/or Non-Binary Live Variety Performance Artist Showcase which features (but is not limited to) : comedy, dance, drag, live-performance, poetry, burlesque, performance art, spoken word, video art and more.


The Cast:
Beary Tyler Moore
Chief Peach
DJ Delish
Emily Post-Apocalypse
Apple Teeny
Monty Caldo
Wyatt Flynn

The Crew:
DJ: Dentana
Stage Pearl: Deej Nutz
Host: deadb0y IX
Producer: deadb0y IX and Turn Up the Transmission

Flyer By: c.dub design

Raffle Prizes:
PASSIONAL Boutique: Three $25 dollar gift cards
A signed copy of Jennifer Booker’s “The New Normal”
And More TBA!


$5-15 suggested donation, but no one will be turned away for lack of funds!
Doors 7pm // Show 8pm
Get there early to reserve a seat, and grab some dinner from TMOMs’ kitchen (with plentiful vegan options)!
21+ w/ valid ID

Enjoy this event with our Pierogi Thursday specials:
50¢ vegan potato & onion pierogi from noon-10pm
& half off all drafts 5-7pm and 10-11pm

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Sticky Art Machine Release Party: Under Water Pirates & Jayel

May 24May 24
7:00 pm11:00 pm

Come out to this one night pop up art show & meet the artists behind the latest Tmom’s Sticky Art Machine sticker collection!  The seventh edition of our Sticky Art series features ten new exclusive, limited run stickers by the legendary Under Water Pirates & always inventive Jayel.

Be the first to get these new designs as they are SURE to sell out! Meet the artists and check out a special one night pop up art show by with new works and special releases from both artists. Join other sticker artists & street art fans for a back room drink & draw / sticker swap in Philadelphia’s unofficial sticker art museum.

Curated by the legendary street artist Bob Will Reign, the series highlights one of kind designs by some of our all time sticker art heroes. All designs are limited to a run of 100 and available ONLY at Tattooed Mom.  Previous editions include work by Robots Will KillThe London PoliceArrex SkullsOld BroadsKid HazoBob Will ReignMuskAir Rat,  Mr. SwitchPerro,MCA, El Toro & Faithsfunnn.

Don’t miss your chance to pick up 10 brand new sticker designs available ONLY at Tattooed Mom. Collect them all!

Enjoy half price drafts before & during this event from 5-7pm and 10-11pm!

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Philly Queer Bazaar: May 2019

May 25May 25
1:00 pm5:00 pm

The extraordinary Philly Queer Bazaar is returning to the 2nd floor of TMOMs with several other local queer business owners! Come hang out, shop, support, show your beautiful faces, meet new people, and catch up with old friends!


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Hearts & Bruises
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Bee Daddy & Sons
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Naturally Queer
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Shell Home
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A G Carol Illustrations
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Nerdy Keppie
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Where the Wild Things Yarn
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Bearded Noise
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Molly Bee Studio
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Author Connor Peterson
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Laurel Tree Bindery
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Christine M Creations
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Jewelry Mama Leea
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Enjoy this event with TMOM’s full food & drink menu!

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FREE Sunday Arts & Crafts: Scratch Art! // May 26th!

May 26May 26
12:00 pm10:00 pm

Scratch and sketch your way to magical fun EVERY Sunday in May with FREE Sunday Arts & Crafts: Scratch Art!

Watch your designs bloom in all the colors of the rainbow as you scratch away at the black coating! Draw and design your own brilliantly vivid word! Anything is possible: cartoons, typography, landscapes, portraits, doodles, and more!

FREE fun for the WHOLE FAMILY! Every Sunday! Only at Tattooed Mom!

Enjoy this event with our delicious food & drink menu,
half price drafts from 5-7 & 10-11pm,
& let your crafting continue into the night with $2 PBR pounders & 1/2 price tater tots after 7pm.

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2019 Philly Dyke Ride & Crafting Happy Hour

May 26May 26
2:00 pm6:00 pm

Join us for the 2019 edition of the Dyke Ride! We welcome fellow dykes, queers, and friends to join us on Sunday May 26th for a group bicycle ride through the neighborhoods of Philadelphia. After the ride, all are welcome to stop by TMOMs for a FREE crafting happy hour with Philly Dyke March organizers, featuring arts & crafts fun and happy hour specials! Join us in our awesome-poster-making from 2-6pm!

This year’s Dyke March is scheduled for Saturday June 8th, and we invite you to come learn more about riding with Dykes on Bikes and pick up an awesome 2019 PDM shirt!

Accessibility info:
Bikes and riders of all types welcome. Bike parking is available in front of Tattooed Mom. Bring a lock if you plan to stay after the ride. There is a 3-inch step up to french doors at the entrance of TMOMs, as well as a step up in the middle of the bar heading back to the bathrooms. The after ride event will take place upstairs and is not wheelchair accessible.

Enjoy this event with half price drafts from 5-7pm and 10-11pm,
half price tater tots from 7pm ’til close,
& FREE Sunday Arts & Crafts all night long!

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Glitter High, Drag Out: Spring 2019

May 26May 26
8:00 pm11:00 pm

The Kings and Monsters are back in town!

Be here for the second production of Glitter High, Drag Out: an all drag king/drag monster show. A show co-produced by performer Baked Pizza and drag king Nile Raven!

Door 8pm // Show 9pm
$10-$15 Donation suggested for performers, but no one will be turned away for lack of funds.
21+ w/ valid ID only.

Featuring performances by:
Hannibal Lickher
Virtex Dot-Exe
Tex Miller, Drag King
Christian Gaye
Sir Sauvey
Swood Wood vending artwork!

Kitten: Deej Nutz

Door: Tony Maiorano

(Picture: Tony Maiorano)

Enjoy half off all drafts before and during this event from 5-7pm and 10-11pm
plus $2 PBR pounders & half price tots 7pm-close!

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SPEED: A Live Reading, Night #2

May 27May 27
7:00 pm9:00 pm

Pop quiz, hotshots. Theatre Contra is back with their 3rd reading of the year, and THEY’RE DOING IT TWICE. Join them at Tattooed Mom on May 20th and 27th as they try to keep this bus from exploding. Oh, and just so you know, they got their license suspended…for speeding.

FREE ($10 Suggested Donation)
All proceeds benefit Theatre Contra’s 2018/19 season
21+ w/ valid ID!

Please Note: Space is limited and will be granted on a first come, first served basis!

Directed by Jonathan Silver*

Campbell O’Hare
Adam Howard
Alison Ormsby
Tara Bankard*

Honorary Producers:
Lauren Hughes and Kyle Kane

*denotes member of Theatre Contra

Enjoy this event with our Meatless Mondays specials:
1/2 off our full veggie menu noon-10pm
& half price drafts 5-7pm and 10-11pm

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You Can’t Kill A Poet: 5 Year Anniversary!

May 29May 29
7:30 pm10:00 pm

Five years ago we got together for the first time. Now we’re celebrating with old favorites and new readers. You Can’t Kill A Poet is dedicated to providing a space for queer and/or trans writers to share their work. Invite yer favorite gays and come see why you can’t kill a poet!

Doors 7:30pm // Reading 8pm
Free & 21+

Berry Grass
Laura Kochman
lii xu
Genise Deal
Quinn Rodriquez
Cashmere Harper

Enjoy this event with our Burger Wednesday specials:
$4 Mom’s Beef Burgers & Mom’s Veggie Burgers,
$2 Narragansett Lager Tall Boys,
a special Burger of the Month,
& half off all drafts 5-7 and 10-11pm

Join the Facebook Event and invite all your pals!

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