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Paradisus Ball

Paradisus Ball

vrijdag 12 april 2024

vrijdag 12 april 2024

In Paradiso - Main Hall, Upstairs Room, Basement

Doors: 19:00, Main programme: 20:00

It is with great pleasure that the trailblazing House of Vineyard invites you to celebrate their 10 year milestone. Join the Awards Ball with over 100 participants from around the world as they reimagine and transform Amsterdam's infamous Paradiso into their very own Päräˈd̪iːs̠ʊs̠.

The very first ball organized in the Netherlands was the “The Garden of Eden" by Legendary founding Mother, Amber Vineyard. As an ode to the past and the future, we return to this mythical place and reimagine the stories of creation, the binary, and power dynamics in the very first garden of humans.

Event Highlights

  • Grand March by House of Vineyard
  • Categories of Fashion, Beauty, Body, Sex and Performance (find the full description of categories here)
  • Utopian Feast with Caribbean and Surinamese Cuisine
  • Photo Oasis
  • Päräˈd̪iːs̠ʊs̠ Afterparty
  • Community Ticket
Timetable
  • 18:00 Doors Open Participants Only
  • 19:00 Doors Open
  • 20:00 Grand March
  • 20:30 Start Paradiso Ball Part I
  • 02:00 After Party till late
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Main Hall

    Upstairs Room

      Basement

        About: House of Vineyard

        House of Vineyard (initially the name of Holland’s first balls) was founded in 2014 by Amber Vineyard and is the first Ballroom House of the Netherlands. Legendary Mother Amber and Overall Father Elly Vineyard are the parents of the house, which currently consists of about 30 people and growing, with a chapter in Cape town, South Africa. Since its establishment, House of Vineyard has continued to be of great impact by trail-blazing for ballroom culture, fostering community, providing educational & intentional spaces while challenging conventions in and outside of the ballroom scene.

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        How to get to Paradiso

        Paradiso is on the Weteringschans 6-8 in Amsterdam. That is very close to Leidseplein. From every part of the city there are trams heading towards Leidseplein. From there on out you can walk to Paradiso. Free and secured underground bike parking is available on the opposite side of Paradiso. Travelling by car is difficult, since there are only a few busy parking lots nearby. 

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