Nite Clubs

Stay for the Party at Nextfest 2023

Are you ready for an experience like no other? Nextfest Nite Clubs bring the art and the party together for the greatest parties of the summer. 

Themed dress is encouraged but not required. Come as you are and bring your friends. We’ll see you on the dancefloor at The Roxy Theatre.

Note: Nite clubs are 18+


here, for: fear collective presents 


curated by Kijo Gatama and Isabella Derilo
featuring FunKeNICKiE

When? Friday, June 2 at 9:30 pm

Soooooooo….. you’ve got a spot at the table… Now what? oh don’t bore us now, darling, tell us something interesting or pass the f*cking peas! All allergies and dietary restrictions will be disregarded. Get hungry for a tough pill to swallow because it’s time for stuffing faces, eyes, and ears. Let’s eat, babyy!



curated by Amanda Dang, Alexis De Villa, Shyanne Duquette, and Jasmine Hopfe
featuring DJ Lizzie Blu

When? Saturday, June 3 at 9:30 pm 

A ship descends to its landing. Doors open. You step out. Hues of blues and purples, a symphony of sounds, and a gathering of merchants, performers, and fellow travelers greet you. You have arrived, and the future is NOW. 2023: A Nextfest Space pOpera.


F! is for Filth (Smut Nite)

curated by Eggs Goblin
featuring DJ Seaglass

When? Friday, June 9 at 9:30 pm 

It’s time to get dirty! Come celebrate all things filthy and obscene at Nextfest’s 2023 Smut Nite ‘F! is for Filth’. Give yourself permission to indulge in shameless self-expression of the unabashedly trashy and perverted. F! is for Filth is an 18+ taboo-themed multidisciplinary event seeking to celebrate those who create on the edges. Artists of all disciplines, kink & fetish creators, vendors of the unusual, and those with dirty secrets are welcome here.



Abjection (Pride Nite)

curated by Dill Prusko
featuring Optimist Playground created and performed by Spinelli Teleski, Boys and Their Dolls created by Sable Billings-Boltz, DJ Pengwen, and more.

A horror inspired scene with the word Abjection written.

When? Saturday, June 10 at 9:30 pm

Abjection is a horror-themed multi-disciplinary event that focuses on queer narratives in the horror genre. Abjection invites artists and attendees to get weird, get scary, and try something new.