Parties in L.A. on Aug. 23

Joanne Cachapero
NEW YORK — Gay networking website continues its extensive summer live event tour with a stop in Los Angeles on Aug. 23. It will be the latest in a series of pool parties hosted by the company. Prior stops have included Palm Springs, Calif.; Pittsburgh and Fort Lauderdale, Fla.

Rentboy’s West Coast Liaison Brandon Baker told XBIZ that the tour has been a splashing success, and that the Rentboy crew has recently returned from an appearance at Market Days music festival in Chicago, held on Aug. 9-10. Other tour stops are planned into the fall.

“The original Palm Springs Pool Party was a great kick off,” Baker said. “We just returned from Market Days.

“The HustlaBall events are the ones that stand out,” Baker added. “The HustlaBall New York surrounding the Gay Erotic Expo is coming up next in October.”

The Los Angeles party will be held in a Hollywood Hills estate with two pools, though the location remains undisclosed. and will sponsor the event, which is a fundraiser for nonprofit organization the Sisters of Perpetual Indulgence.

DJ and legendary adult director Chi Chi LaRue will spin during the afternoon, as well as a dance performance by Pepper Mashay and, in the evening, a drag show with Austria Andrews and Princess.

Numerous adult industry celebrities are scheduled as guests, including Robert Van Damme, Jay Holt, Jason Crew, Barrett Long, Nick Capra, Scott Adler, Mario Cruz, Kelly Cooper, Ryan Conners, Rusty, Mitchell Hampton, Bret Wolfe, TJ Young, Trevor Knight, Ron Hamil [Jeff Rockford], Trevor Jayden, Josh West, Derrick Hanson, Tristan Mathews, Andy Kirra, Antonio Milan, Tory Mason, Jay Lopez, Tristan Tucker, Travis Old, Josh Davis, Adam Faust, Andrew Blue, Seth Clark, Alessandro Del Toro, Jack Ryan, Adam Isaac and Lex Sabre, among others.

Other sponsors include Channel 1 Releasing, Fabscout,, Odyssey,, Frontiers and

Baker added that the event should draw a large number of attendees.

“We are expecting a mostly local turnout that is integrated between the sex industry performers and the people behind the cameras as well as the general public that is made up of fans,” he said. “ generally has a fun and exciting edge at events with celebrating sex and sexuality so the excitement runs high.”

Tickets start at $47 for general admission. There is a limited number of VIP tickets are available for $125 using advanced purchasing online. The VIP ticket includes a special VIP floor for interaction, a gift bag worth more than $150, valet parking and entry to the event an hour earlier.

Tickets can be purchased at while they are available.

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