Party on your boat, like yacht, yacht, yacht. That’s what’s up. LGBTQ international event producers is throwing a helluva yacht party and it is going to be the ONLY floating Pride party with killer views of its kind in New York City. Tickets start at $35 and can be purchased here. (Enter DAPPERQ for a $5 discount.) Or you can try your luck by entering (free to enter) a pair of tickets below ($70 value).
Entering is easy. Just login with your e-mail or Facebook, (1) follow Hot Rabbit on Twitter (1 entry); (2) follow Hot Rabbit on Facebook (1 entry); and/or (3) Tweet about the event (just copy link to Tweet and paste it in the entry box where indicated = 5 entries per day!)
Here are more about the epic party deets:
HOT RABBIT – LGBTQ Events for the whole community
Presents… ••• PRIDAY ••• #FloatWithUs – a giant Pride superyacht party!
1000+ QUEERS on a 30,000 square foot FIVE DECK SUPER-YACHT !!
NYC Pride Weekend *** FRIDAY June 23rd! ***
@ PIER 40
Hornblower Cruises dock
353 West Street (@ Houston) West Village NYC!
9pm – 2am & secret after party for sailors til 4am!
NYC’s Most Massive Party Boat! Over 1200 bunnies on board!
And the best VIEWS of the NYC SKYLINE anywhere in the city!
••• DJs spinning on 3 different levels !! 3 different dance floors !! •••
••• DJ M.O. •••
••• DJ JCLEF •••
••• DJ JESSAMESS •••
••• DJ ILLEXXANDRA •••
••• MINT London’s DJ EL CONCHITAS •••
••• DJ SHEROCK (Secret After Party!) •••
•• Performance by Brooklyn fly girl and drag goddess •• MIZ JADE ••
•• Performance by incredible impersonators •• The VinnyGaga Justin Project ••
•• Performance by Los Angeles-based dance pop rap star •• RICA SHAY ••
• And a Special Performance by RCA recording artist PARSON JAMES •
• A gospel pop singer best know for his hit track “Stole The Show” with Kygo – in the Top 100 Most Streamed Songs of All Time on Spotify !! •
Dozens of dancers to pump the party up !!
All of your favorite Hot Rabbit GO-GOs & some new friends too!
And the always incomparable VOGUE dancers of THE HOUSE OF OLYMPUS !!
Photos by Hot Rabbit photomistress GRACE CHU & international fashion photographer KIM @thestreetsensei GERONIMO !!
Check out our sweet ride – THE INFINITY SUPER YACHT !!
»» THE GRAND BALLROOM (Level 1):
This level boasts a 10,000 SQUARE FOOT CLUB space with a state-of-the-art SOUND SYSTEM and LED lighting! We also have the MAIN STAGE where we will see PERFORMANCES all night long! This level has a massive DANCE FLOOR, with TWO fully-stocked BARS and a FOOD concessions area! DJS and DANCERS on the Main Stage all night! And views of the city skyline as we party!
»» THE BALCONY (Level 2):
This level has a concert hall style glass BALCONY overlooking the Main Stage and dance floor! There is also an OUTDOOR DECK on the bow, TWO fully-stocked Bars, and a RED CARPET PHOTO BOOTH !! VIP TABLE seating with bottle service is available right next to the glass balcony. VIP Table purchase includes EXPRESS ENTRY at the dock, and availability is limited!
»» THE INFINITY LOUNGE (Level 3):
This level has a WHITE LEATHER LOUNGE with TWO fully-stocked Bars !! Dance to more amazing DJS on another huge DANCE FLOOR – Hop from deck to deck for different sounds all night! This level also has a LIVE VIDEO FEED of the Main Stage so you won’t miss a thing!
»» SKY DECK (Levels 4 + 5):
On this level you can dance to the beats of our ROOFTOP DJ or chill in the open air by the TOP DECK BAR !! Sip your drinks while you gaze on the BEST VIEWS of the CITY SKYLINE, and mingle in the river breeze as we sail our rainbow draped super yacht around Manhattan! The most memorable Pride celebration ever!!
Check out the PRIDAY timeline:
9pm — The Party Begins Dockside! Bars and dance floors are open!
10:15pm — We Set Sail – Dance under the Brooklyn Bridge and next to the Statue of Liberty!
1:30am – We return to the dock and keep the party going!
2am – Our boat party ends but…
130-4am – Secret After Party nearby for our 1200 ticket holders! Details revealed on board!
$25 / $30 Early Bird (through 6/2)
$40 on the Pier
Secret After Party included, details revealed on board!
A portion of proceeds benefitting the Ali Forney Center – aliforneycenter.org
••• Only 1200 tickets available – This PRIDAY celebration will SELL OUT •••
So don’t miss the boat! Grab your tix now!
Save $ by purchasing these ADD-ONs in advance!
• Discounted FOOD concessions tickets
• Discounted VIP TABLE for 5, includes Express Entry, limited availability
••• PRIDE WEEKEND COMBO Tix also available – Save $$ and attend ALL THREE Hot Rabbit Pride events – June 23rd’s PRIDAY super yacht party & SECRET AFTER PARTY, and also BAD HABIT PRIDE the Official Dyke March After Party on Saturday June 24th !! Includes EXPRESS ENTRY to Bad Habit Pride! •••
••• TICKETS available ——> www.hotrabbit.com
Tickets once purchased can take up to 20 MINUTES to process before you receive a confirmation email. Wait and do not double book!
Please be ready with your QR code for entry at the dock!
This event is 21+, music begins and bars open at boarding time – 9pm
This event is rain or shine, a nightclub on the water with 30,000 sq ft of indoor space, no refunds will be offered.
Bag checks and metal detector wands will be performed prior to boarding. No outside food or drink permitted.
The boat will not go more than 1 mile off shore, staying in NY harbor, and is a very large safe vessel similar to the NY ferries in size. In addition there will also be security staff and medics on board in case of emergencies.
Pier 40 parking is privately owned by Central Parking and charges $35 for event parking. There are more garages and street parking just steps away across West Street.
The Infinity super yacht is ADA accessible, please email [email protected] for info.
HOT RABBIT – LGBTQ Events for the whole community
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