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The Vashti Ball: A Queer Purim Experience

March 23 @ 6:00 pm - March 24 @ 6:00 pm

Come on Vashti, Let’s go party!
9pm: Megillah
10pm-2am: Dance Party & OPEN BAR (21+)
10pm: Hot Pursian Food
11pm: Drag Spiel
11:30pm: Costume Contest
The Vashti Ball is an immersive queer Purim party experience open to all. The evening begins at 9pm with the queerest Megillah readings you can imagine. The festivities continue at 10pm with an open bar (for 21+), Persian feast, drag shows, and grand runway costume contest where the top costumes win tickets to ‘& Juliet’ on Broadway. Then stay for the rockin’ Barbie dance party!
Under 21? You can still come! There will be an alcohol free section with free “mocktail” drinks! Open to all 23 and under with special student pricing.
You don’t have to be Jewish or queer to attend!
Free LGBTQ+ community Megillah readings 9PM
Party Doors open 10PM
Community Partners
A Wider Bridge, Eshel, Hebro, Keshet, Marlene Meyerson JCC, Sephardic Mizrahi Q Network, UJA Federation NY

Details

Start:
March 23 @ 6:00 pm
End:
March 24 @ 6:00 pm
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Website:
https://vashtiball.com/

Venue

Marlene Meyerson JCC Manhattan
334 Amsterdam Ave
New York, NY 10023 US
Phone
(646) 505-4444
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Organizer

JQY
Phone
551-JQY-HOPE
Email
info@jqy.com
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Other

Event Age Group
20s and 30s
Affiliation
Not religious
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