This dynamic website is jam packed with all you need to know about Club 717 and why we have been and remain the Hottest Gay & Lesbian Night Club in Durham Region for the past 25 years.
Club 717 is truly a unique and intimate venue. Unlike large city night clubs, you will feel comfortable the minute you enter.
Click our Upcoming Events Calendar on the left for the latest activities and special events happening at Club 717. To learn more about our mandate and who we are as a club / community scroll down.
Club 717 has a long and prosperous history in Durham Region. Club 717 began 25 years ago and has grown substantially into the dynamic establishment you see today. Club 717 as it's now known, is actually The Durham Alliance Association Social Club (DAASC). Club 717 / DAASC is a not for profit organization providing a positive safe gay & lesbian community atmosphere where you can enjoy great music, reasonably priced drinks and gathering with friends. Whether your new to Oshawa or the Durham Region, or simply looking for an alternative to big city clubbing, you will always find Club 717 is the place to be east of the city.
Club 717 is located in Oshawa, Ontario and offers a variety of services and entertainment. They are available through the week for private functions such as weddings, meetings and community fundraisers. However, we are best known for our local talents and entertainment.
Thursday is Pub Night, also known as "Thirsty Thursday's" by the regulars, were the LGBT community gather to relax, socialize and enjoy Club 717's low bar prices and Free WiFI / Hot Spot. Whether your just looking for a mid week break or finishing your college homework, Thursday night doesn't have to be boring. Friday's feature our local Drag performances followed by an electrifying club atmosphere. Club 717 regularly surprises our Friday patrons with guest performances from some of industry's best know performers. Saturday is our Dance and Special Function's night. Saturday's range from high energy dance music by our house DJ's to group activities such as: Ladies Night, Men's Night, Singles Night, Fetish Night etc.
Club 717 regularly hosts fundraisers to support our community. Watch our activities calendar for details. Club 717 is proud to host the monthly Durham AIDS Committee Fundraiser Dances. These dances / fundraisers go to support this amazing local group that offers help to many people in our community.
The Board of Directors of Club 717 is a volunteer committee that is elected by our paid members to operate the establishment. The general staffing, DJ's, bar staff are also volunteers and work hard so that their patrons have a great time. They do appreciate your tips for a job well done. The Board and Staff's dedication / love for Club 717 has resulted in Club 717 becoming one of the safest, longest running and most respected establishments in our area.
To learn more on how you can become a member of Club 717, book our venue or arrange for your charity to become associated with Club 717. Please contact our Board of Directors for more details. Click here for the contact us page.