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THE VASHTI BALL: A Queer Purim Party
March 16 @ 7:30 pm - 10:30 pm EDT
The NYC Queer Purim Bash you know and love is taking it to the next level in a NEW FABULOUS LOCATION!!!
Join us at the House Of X (at the PUBLIC Hotel): 215 Chrystie St, Manhattan, Wed 3/16, 730pm
Fair is foul and foul is fabulous. Purim is the ancient Jewish celebration of blurring the lines between villain and hero, male and female, & queer and straight. This Purim you are invited to the most fabulous bash in all the land. Welcome to the Vashti Ball at House Of X, presented by JQY & Out At The J.
The Vashti Ball is an immersive party experience with eating, drinking, dancing and performance.
7:30pm: Queer Communal Megillah Reading
8:30pm – 9:30pm: Jewish Food, Kosher Cocktails and Free Drink Tickets
10pm: Grand Runway Costume Contest (top costumes win opening week tickets to Funny Girl on Broadway!)
Then stay free in the venue for an insane House of X dance party that goes until 4am!
$36: The Whole Megillah (7:30pm-4am)
-includes Megillah Performances, Food, Drink Ticket, Costume Contest, and Dance Party
$25: Xerxes Dance (10:30pm-4am)
-includes dance party
The Royal Table Experience: To reserve your own bottle service and private table, Email [email protected] or call 833-803-0872. Includes your favorite bottle, mixers, private table service, and expedited entry.
You don’t have to be Jewish or queer to attend, but show us love and we’ll show you a night that you will never forget.
Presented by JQY and Marlene Meyerson JCC Manhattan | Robert J. Saferstein, Creative Producer | Stuart B Meyers, Artistic Director
Cosponsored by A Wider Bridge, Eshel, Keshet, Thank You For Coming Out, Sephardic Mizrahi Q Network, The Grad Network: Powered by Columbia/Barnard Hillel, and UJAPride.
(If you would like to attend The Vashti Ball but can not afford the ticket price, or if you would like to volunteer or perform at the event, please contact [email protected])