The BYT/Capital Pride BLAST OFF! party is THIS FRIDAY and we can’t wait. The forecast is calling for gorgeous weather, and we’re responding by building an outdoor dance floor (along with everything else we have planned for you. And, today, we are excited to announce SOMETHING BIG.
Free NELLIES Space Shuttles ALL NIGHT. Yes, we said free. We will have three continuous party buses running in a loop all night from Nellies (9th & U Street, NW) to Dock 5 at Union Market. In additon, we will have a fourth Space Shuttle running from the NoMa/New York Avenue Metro.
Three Nellies Space Shuttles running in a loop all night (these are big buses) – Nellies to Dock 5
One Space Shuttle running all night from the NoMa/NY Avenue Metro
Each Nellies Space Shuttle will feature a mix from the DJs of BUTCH QUEEN to get you pumped for the party.
OTHER TRANSPORTATION OPTIONS
FREE PARKING at Union Market
WMATA Buses 90, 92, 93 (U Street Buses) also go to Union Market
Last Nellies Space Shuttle will depart Dock 5 at 1:30am.
The Official 2014 Pride Opening
Party Spaaaace Party!
at Dock 5 @ Union Market
on Friday, June 6th
in an amazing, massive, warehouse space (including an outdoor launchpad dancefloor)
FREE NELLIES SPACE PARTY SHUTTLES from NELLIES and the NOMA Metro ALL NIGHT
plus plenty of free parking
AND AN OUTDOOR (UNDER THE STARS) DANCE FLOOR – Plus an Inside Space Lounge
Because we love you…
Limited discount advance tickets on sale here:
+ indoor/outdoor dance party, stiff drinks, go-go dancers (Strippernauts!) space lasers,
moonbounces, photobooths, food trucks, and more!
Advance Tickets are $20 / Day of goes up to $25
Last year (and the year before) we sold out!
18+ to enter / 21+ to drink
Dock5 is located behind Union Market
– NoMa/New York Ave Metro (Red Line)
– Located on all the Metrobus U Street Lines
– Plenty of free parking (first come, first serve)
– PLUS, stay tuned for info on our free party (space) shuttles
As always, there is no dress code, but we know you love to dress up, so we recommend staying on theme with:
Vulcan / Klingon / Borg / Ferengi / Romulan / Tribble / Kardashian
3PO / R2 / Luke / Han / Leia / Darth / Lando / Chewy / Sand Vagina (Sarlacc)
Adama / Apollo / Starbuck / Baltar / Boomer / Gaeta (watch the webisodes! totally gay!)
Uranus / Black Hole / Curiosity Rover / Sputnik / Giant NASA Dick Rocket
Frank N Furter / Facehugger / Klaatu / Mulder / Conehead / Dick Solomon / Zardoz
ALF / Space Race / that Mohawk Guy from NASA / Sigourney Weaver in Alien (or Working Girl, sure, what the hell)
A Lense Flare from a JJ Abrams Star Trek film / Karl Sagan / Robot / Space Invader / Alien / Astronaut
OMG, the outfits are going to be amazing
(please no Ender’s Game or Jar Jar costumes)
Grab discounted early tickets (limted) here
This is a LGBTA friendly event!