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Wednesdays, from 10pm-2am, at Bar Rouge, on the top floors of the Exhibition Tower, the tallest building in Basel. An evening with delicious finger foods, cocktails and a unique view, with music by their DJs. Admission free, but the number of places is limited.
Monthly Saturday, 11pm, at Parterre One, Klybeckstrasse 1b. Dancing & amusement. with guest DJ + resident DJs playing uplifting Tech & Tribal House + Dance Tunes. See next date:
February 14-16, 2020, 5pm-4pm at Pfadizentrum Uster, Winiker Püntenweg 6, Uster. A weekend of ideas about how we will shape our community. What does it take to get a queer project up and running? How to make money with a queer party? How to mobilize the community, and how to work with media. Experience a fake sexual fabulous weekend with Milchjugend queer youth group at Milch-Uni.
February 22, 2020, 11pm-8am. The most debauched queer/ sex-positive 20+ queer Basel party for everyone transcending gender/sexuality/age/nationality. Music, performances, dark/ unique ambiance/ electric crowd energy. Techno/ Techhouse/ Deephouse DJs Xavier J, Bobbytek, Herrrouine, Marcos del Sol, Mike. Cruise areas. KINKYFLOOR hosts Kinky Galore Berlin: Jan Ehret, Guimauve, Tschespito.
March 2-5, 2020. Mon-Thu 3-day carnival party held the week after Ash Wednesday, mostly concentrated in the city center w/ vividly colored costumes, drummers, piccolo players in the streets Monday 4am Morgestraich main parade, Wednesday afternoon Gugge music concerts, enactments of medieval rituals: dance of death (Totentanz) and masquerade (Mummenschanz).
April 4, 2020, 11pm-5am. Queer 80s & 90s & Remixes Dancenight with Giuseppe Noxeema Jackson Cottone (Gayties).
July 4, 2020, 11pm-5am. Ahoy, get aboard, as Offstream makes its third trip on the Rhine. Hoisting queer sails, embarking this July 4th in Basel. Heimat Basel invites all mariners, ship boys, skippers, pirates and parrots for paradisische drinks. Follow the siren song - let yourself be seduced!
Eary November, 2020. Seven-day annual film festival sponsored by the Berner Filmförderung, Die Burgergemeinde, and Pro cinéma Berne. See their website for the film program and the six screening venues in Berne: