A dance party and hang out for queers and our pals with a new format & location at Pressed!
8:30 – 10pm, homo hang outs – sweet background beats with DJ REIGN
10pm – 1am, dance party w/ DJ del Pilar and MusicbyJayel
$5 cover before 10pm, $10 after
Come early, stay late!
Canadian Born with Caribbean Roots, MusicbyJayel is an Ottawa and Toronto based artist, DJ, and producer in the process of making a mark on the music scene with her many talents. MusicbyJayel loves to mix Hip Hop, EDM, pop, Soca and Reggae to share her passion for music with others, she is soon to be your favorite DJ, don’t sleep on ya gurl. https://www.facebook.com/musicbyjayel/?epa=SEARCH_BOX
A self-proclaimed Caribbean ghé, DJ REIGN delights in bringing you the tunes that remind them of sunlight and bashment behaviour all year around.
Listen in to Heavy Friends – Nov 30 from 8-10pm on CKCU FM 93.1!
Also on deck is Homo Phono resident and founder, DJ del Pilar.
DJ del Pilar is a queer, black Latina vocalist who fell in love with the decks a few years back. As the resident DJ at Ottawa’s coziest queer dance party, she brings the beats spinning house, funk, disco, and anything that’ll make you sweat!
This event takes place on unceded Algonquin territory. Donations will be collected for the Native Youth Sexual Health Network (NYSHN).
Pressed is accessible by a ramp that has no rails on either side.
There is no accessible washroom in the venue. The Petro Canada on the corner of Gladstone and Bronson has an accessible washroom. Let a door person know if you would like accompaniment to the Petro Can.
Homo Phono has a no scent policy; this means please don’t wear perfume, cologne, strongly scented hair or body products.
8:30 – 10pm will be quieter and brighter than the 10pm – 1am part of the evening.
For more info you can email me (shelley) at firstname.lastname@example.org or (Tasha) email@example.com
Anything else that might make coming out easier for you, drop us a line and we’ll happily do what we can.