Rites XL: The Black Party 2019
April 6 @ 10:00 pm - April 7 @ 3:00 pm$75 – $180
Saturday, April 6
10 PM – 3 PM EDT
New York Expo Center
1108 Oak Point Avenue
Bronx, New York 10474
The Saint At Large presents
Rites XL: THE BLACK PARTY
Featuring Strange Live Acts
10pm Saturday, April 6, 2019
until Sunday afternoon
New York Expo Center
1110 Oak Point Ave,
Bronx, NY 10474
21+ Valid ID Required
NO LIQUIDS or CAMERAS (Mandatory Cellphone Check)
#2 ON TIME OUT NEW YORK’S BUCKET LIST
“The Black Party, the granddaddy of all gay ‘circuit’ parties, is an annual rite-of-spring bacchanal that turns (40) this year, a remarkable run by any standard.” The New York Times
This 18-hour dance ritual and fetish fantasia will indulge all your senses and tap into unexplored carnal cravings. Whether you’re coming to release endorphins in an underground dance marathon soundtracked by world-class DJs or witness the legendary “Strange Live Acts” that won’t end up on social media or cruise dark corners where your wildest dreams can come true, THE BLACK PARTY is a one-night only, immersive theatrical event unlike any offered elsewhere in the world. Since 1980, THE BLACK PARTY has aptly provided its loyal international audience with a cathartic social, sexual and spiritual pilgrimage designed to purge participants of their dark winter demons and summon their sunnier springtime demeanors. All other details of this gay tribal phenomenon with its cult-like following are meant to be experienced first hand.
The Saint At Large exists in the space where music, dance and art collide. For close to 40 years, it has retained its reputation for provocation with cutting-edge, theatrical innovation and staging. It continues to transform audiences with large-scale immersive installations set against progressive beats from the burgeoning gay underground music scene. Its mantle helps keep New York City on top of the list of nightlife capitals.
Tickets & Information: www.SaintAtLarge.com
Age 27 & UNDER PROMO: $75 (MUST Enter Before 11:30 pm with Government Issued Photo ID)
All Proceeds Benefit The Saint Foundation for the preservation of a LGBT nightlife archives.