History of Gay and Lesbian Life in Milwaukee, Wisconsin - Businesses - Bars and Clubs

Location: 2022 W. National Ave.


Sept. 1989
June 1993

Female/ male



Nitengales was originally a women's bar. But shortly before its 4th anniversary, on June 11, 1993, owner Carrie renamed the bar "BoysTown Nite Club".

More information about this business is welcomed from anyone who can contribute it.


Photos from 2nd Anniversary party, Sept. 1991
Photos from night of name change to "BoysTown", June 11, 1993
In Step, vol. 10 issue 13

Advertisement, Feb. 1990

Advertisement, Dec. 1992

Credits: contents, design and arrangement by Don Schwamb.
Last updated: June-2007.