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10 things you need to know before you go to a circuit party

by Victor Clark 04 Aug 2023

Hey there, party enthusiasts!

Ever wondered about the big, bright world of gay circuit parties? Or are you a bit apprehensive about joining one? Well, fret no more, because we're here to give you a crash course on making the most out of your first gay circuit party experience!

What are Circuit Parties, you ask? In short, they're like gay raves—massive, vibrant dance parties featuring EDM and techno music, with rotating DJs, go-go dancers, drag queens, and the like. They're essentially grand celebrations of queer culture, with a significant dash of style and lots of bare skin (hello, confidence!).

Are you ready for your first party? Let's go over some tips that'll ensure you have a blast!

  1. Embrace the Theme: Most circuit parties have themes—whether it's a color, a decade, or a particular style. Lean into it. It's part of the fun and a perfect opportunity to express yourself. Dress in a way that makes you feel sexy and confident. If you need outfit inspiration, there are plenty of online platforms (like the Pride Voyage Shop !) that can help.

  2. Bag it Up: Circuit party outfits aren't typically what you'd want to wear for a walk down the street. So, throw your party gear and sexy wear under your everyday clothes and bring a backpack to store your normal outfit. Check it in at the door and get ready to party.

  3. Dance Like No One's Watching: Circuit parties are dance parties, first and foremost. So, put on your dancing shoes and get ready to show off your moves. Don't be shy—everyone's there to dance and enjoy the music.

  4. Be a Social Butterfly: It's always a good idea to go to a party with a group of friends, but don't hesitate to meet new people. The party environment is super welcoming and open, so don't hesitate to introduce yourself to others and make new connections.

  5. Stay Safe: While parties often come with a liberal approach to substances, safety is paramount. Know what you're taking, don't mix drugs, and never accept substances from strangers. If you feel unwell, immediately seek help from the staff—they're there to assist you.

  6. Respect Boundaries: Circuit parties can get steamy, but it's essential to remember to respect yourself and others. If you're not comfortable, it's okay to say no. Also, ensure you practice safe sex—remember, there's no harm in being extra cautious!

  7. Hydrate, Hydrate, Hydrate: Parties can get sweaty, and it's easy to forget to hydrate when you're having a good time. Always make sure to have water handy—it'll help you feel more energized and ward off any nasty hangovers.

  8. Tip the Staff: Circuit parties wouldn't be possible without the hardworking bar staff, dancers, and drag queens. Show them some love by tipping them for their service.

  9. Respect Performers: When interacting with performers, remember that they're professionals doing their job. Treat them with respect, and remember not to cross any boundaries. A tip during their performance is always appreciated!

  10. Let Loose and Have Fun: The most important part of a circuit party is to enjoy yourself! Let your hair down, open your mind, and let the music take over. Embrace the experience—it's all about fun, after all.

That's it, folks! Ten tips to help you dive headfirst into the thrilling world of gay circuit parties. So, gear up, gather your friends, and get ready to have the time of your life. And who knows, we might just see you on the dance floor!

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