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Prince Themed Dance Parties & Screenings in SF & OAK

Updated: Apr 24, 2016 19:58
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Here are some fun ways to celebrate an incredible artist.   Prince themed events in San Francisco & Oakland (if you didn’t get your fill last night)

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Prince Tribute Weekend @ the Church of 8 Wheels
Apr. 22, 7pm – Apr. 24, 6pm
Church Of 8 Wheels, SF
Come to the Church of 8 Wheels this weekend and “Let’s Go Crazy” as we celebrate the life of Price.

Purple Rain: Midnight Screening at the Roxie
Apr. 22 Apr. 23 11:45pm
The Roxie SF
Pay your respects with these special midnight tribute screenings of Prince’s iconic 1984 film.
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Celebrate Prince Party + Rihanna/Purple Happy Hour!
Apr. 23, 6-11pm
1714 Telegraph OAK
Come party with SoleSpace and Oakstop as we mash up our planned Rihanna Launch as a VERY Purple Happy Hour/ Party. 9pm Prince Karaoke & Dance Jams – LOUD!

All ’80s Everything Party: Prince Tribute!
Apr. 23, 9pm – Apr. 24, 2am
Pops Bar, SF
Free dance party, dedicated to Prince. “Chicks with Decks” Teemoney and DJ Chan Chan whip out  super Prince heavy (and also feature tons of other yummy cuts). With Boom Bostic, BENNBA$$, DJ 83’till infinity, DJ Veryserious.

Let’s Go Crazy for Prince at the Heart & Dagger
Apr. 23 4-7pm
Heart & Dagger Saloon, OAK
we’ll be showing Purple Rain on a loop and playing a killer Prince playlist for you! Plus, we’ll be serving up fantastic themed cocktails we’re sure the Purple One would approve.

Sun/24, 1pm-10pm
Natoma Cabana, SF
The Disco Katz throw the monthly Disco Cabana party every month (with fun costume themes), and it is a full-day-long bonkers affair. This Prince-themed party was already planned before the news came down (!) Though they are devastated, they’re continuing with the tribute. “Come in your flashiest hues of Prince and get crazy with the rest of us!”

Purple Rain Screening
Apr. 25th 930pm & 26th 910pm
The New Parkway Theater, OAK
Community-centered cinema and pub located in Oakland’s Uptown district. Sit back and relax in our cozy couches while watching  the1984 American rock musical drama starring Prince.

1015 Remembers PRINCE – A Dance Night Tribute Party in SF
Apr. 28, 10pm – Apr. 29, 2am
1015 Folsom, SF
We will celebrate the life and legacy of the Purple One via a free dance party with 100% Prince music.

The Gay Community Remebers the Legendary PRINCE
Friday, April 29, 2016 at 10:00 PM
FREE ENTRY with registration on Eventbrite $10 w/out
Beat Box, SF
‘We will be spinning the legends music, the artists he wrote for, and the artists that he helped to create. It’s a night of all Prince music with Prince performances by several our our drag icons, special guests, and live performances. All the details will be announed in the next few days.’

Also, we are giving away free Prince shirts (you just pay for shipping and handling). Get yours here:


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  1. Erin Venables
    April 22, 2016 at 12:52 pm

    FREE party at MEZZANINE next Sat too!

  2. Jeff
    April 22, 2016 at 12:59 pm

    FREE party at Beatbox SF on Friday, April 29th…not Speakerbox SF as listed.