Cocktails in the Conservatory
Sip cocktails in the tropical Bolz Conservatory and enjoy the beats of local DJs! All proceeds benefit the Gardens!
Friday, November 18, 2016
7 - 11 p.m.
DJ Boyfrrriend & Sola
DJ Boyfrrriend is a queer DJ from Madison and a founding member of the Queer Pressure Collective. She pumps feminist, queer, and political vocals through hip hop and pop beats.
|Sola is a queer person of color DJ currently located in Madison and part of the Queer Pressure Collective. Their sound focuses on Baltimore club, hip hop, disco/house, and global beats
Cocktails in the Conservatory welcomes all community members. For the November event, Olbrich Botanical Gardens is partnering with the Queer Pressure Collective to host a safe space event.
Queer Pressure Collective
(created by Sarah Akawa and DJ Boyfrrriend) is a group of queer djs/artists/activists/and more curating and creating nightlife for and by queer people.
Events held with support by Queer Pressure are DIY and encourage safe(r) space practices including welcoming and affirming all gender expressions, intentional spaces for members of the LGBTQ community, wheelchair accessibility, gender neutral bathrooms, and inclusion of queer people in the planning and development of events.
Questions can be directed to Sarah Akawa, firstname.lastname@example.org.
$8 admission at the door.
Must be 21 years old to attend.
Here are some things to keep in mind before you arrive -
GLEAM Opening Reception: August 26
GLEAM, Art in a New Light: September 1 - October 28
Member Movie Night: September 9
CRACKLE, Fire & Froth: September 30