The proceeds from each dance party benefit a Pittsburgh non-profit
Update March 26: The March In Bed By Ten Dance Party is going virtual! Join the dance party on Facebook Live.
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Big news for In Bed by Ten! Not only am I hosting the first ever Virtual Dance Party on Friday, March 27th from 6-9pm, but I also launched a Patreon today (link in bio)! – First, visit IBBT on Facebook to RSVP for the dance party on Friday; it's a suggested $5 donation to benefit the @sisterspgh412 LGBTQIA Emergency Relief Fund. And be ready to dance at home! – Second, the Patreon! IBBT started in 2015 as a silly idea with a friend and grew into something major; a monthly dance party from 6-9pm that also functions as a fundraiser for local charities. Since IBBT began at Spirit in Lawrenceville, together we've raised over $100,000 for local charities! 100% of the door cover goes directly to the charity of the month, along with a portion of Spirit's bar take for the night. That's right, I don't make any money. This year I was hoping to start being able to make a little money to recoup expenses and pay for my time. Spirit had generously arranged a sponsorship with the good folks at Straub beer for 2020. Obviously, that has been tabled for the time being. I'd like to keep doing these events but it's hard for me to keep at it on a regular basis without making any money. So that's where this Patreon comes in! Back at the $5 level and you'll get a weekly playlist from me on Spotify, each with a different theme, all awesome. Sign up now at the link in my bio and you'll have immediate access to three new playlists (In Bed by Ten Classics, 80s Party, and Disco Inferno), with a new one coming out every Friday. Plus you'll get notifications about upcoming events and a special post where you can make song requests in advance. Thanks for helping keep this viable, and for being a part of In Bed by Ten!
Do you like to dance but hate to stay up late? In Bed by Ten is the answer to all of your dance party scheduling problems.
What is In Bed By Ten?
Each month, In Bed By Ten hosts a dance party at Spirit in Lawrenceville. There is a $10 cover charge that is donated to a local nonprofit. DJ MB plays the best, most danceable songs from 6-9 pm, by 9:30 pm you are on your way home and can crawl into bed at a very reasonable hour of 10 pm.
In Bed By Ten has raised over $99,000 for local nonprofits organizations since they started hosting dance parties in 2015.
Interested in having an In Bed by Ten support your nonprofit? Fill out this form to apply.
Want to know about the next dance party?
Keep an eye on the In Bed By Ten Facebook page for details on the next dance party.
The monthly In Bed By Ten dance parties are held at Spirit Lodge in Lawrenceville. Occasionally the In Bed By Ten folks host an event at other venues around Pittsburgh.
Learn more about In Bed by Ten Dance Party
You can sign up for the In Bed by Ten email list here.
Photo credits: In Bed By Ten Facebook Page