ECSTATIC SHAKE in Downtown Guelph!

Fri Jan 12 2024 at 07:30 pm to Fri Aug 09 2024 at 09:30 pm UTC-05:00

Studio A, Guelph Youth Dance | Guelph

MYLKSHAKE
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ECSTATIC SHAKE in Downtown Guelph!
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A brave, inclusive dance event for 2SLGBTQ+ and allied community members to express joy through movement. Register today!
About this Event

ECSTATIC SHAKE is a monthly event for 2SLGBTQ+ & allied community members in Guelph, Ontario seeking space to feel, dance, and express themselves authentically. Whether you find peace through physicality, tranquility through meditation, or calm through music, this event is a welcoming space for you.


📍 Studio A, Guelph Youth Dance (42 Quebec Street, Guelph, Ontario)

📅 The second Friday of every month from 7:30-9:30 pm (EST)

🎧 Hosted by DJ OrangaDang


We encourage shakers to refrain from the consumption of alcohol for a truly intentional experience.


Discover the transformative power of dance in a judgment-free space. Attendees 16+ are invited to journey with us through a dynamic set from our rotating DJ each month, experiencing the sheer joy of being in the moment. ECSTATIC SHAKE is a monthly sanctuary away from the hustle, where intentionality and joy complement self and community.


You don’t have to be a good dancer or have formal dance training to shake with us!


Advance Tickets: 20$ (incl. fees & tax)

Day of Tickets: 25$ cash upon entry or e-transfer to [email protected]

Limited number of tickets available - reserve yours today!


Schedule:

7:15-7:30 pm | Doors Open

7:30-7:45 pm | Ambient Movement

7:45-9:10 pm | SHAKE

9:10-9:20 pm | Ambient Movement

9:20-9:30 pm | Closing Circle


What to Expect

🎶 Journey through sound with a curated mix that flows from ambient and downtempo to lively house and disco, with everything in between. Listen to our sample playlist to get a feel for what to expect!

🤫 Shake with the music and leave your voice at the door (avoid excessive talking in the studio; talking quietly is welcome in common areas outside of the studio).

🦶 A shoes-off space (socks, bare feet, no shoes).

🚭 An alcohol-free environment for an intentional experience.

🌈 A space designed for 2SLGBTQ+ and allied community members (respect one another and share responsibility for each others wellness).

✨ A judgment, intolerance, and discrimination-free space.

🧃 Light refreshments and snacks are provided.

❤️ Gender-inclusive washrooms available.


What to Bring

  • Comfortable clothing that allows you to move and celebrate freely.
  • A reusable water vessel to stay hydrated (water fountains are available).
  • A small towel — dancing is a workout!
  • A positive attitude and your beautiful self.


Location & Parking

ECSTATIC SHAKE is located at Studio A, Guelph Youth Dance (42 Quebec Street, Guelph, Ontario). The downtown bus terminal is approximately a four minute walk from 42 Quebec Street. There is street parking where available, however we recommend you allow enough time to find parking. The Market Parkade is free weekday evenings after 6:00 PM.


A Safe & Brave Space 🌈

  • ECSTATIC SHAKE & MYLKSHAKE are firmly committed to fostering an inclusive, safe, and welcoming environment for the 2SLGBTQ+ & allied community.
  • We believe in the strength of diversity and the power of inclusive spaces where every individual can express their true self.
  • Discrimination, harassment, or any form of intolerance based on gender identity, sexual orientation, race, or any other characteristic is strictly against the ethos of our event.
  • We encourage everyone to embrace and celebrate the diversity that makes our community vibrant and unique.


Accessibility

  • We are committed to creating an inclusive and accessible environment for everyone. We warmly welcome individuals who use assistive devices, ensuring that our space accommodates your needs for a comfortable and enjoyable experience.
  • Please be aware that this event features elements like loud music and flashing lights.
  • To ensure a safe and enjoyable experience for all, we encourage anyone with concerns or specific needs related to these sensory elements or use of the elevator to contact us at [email protected].
  • Our team is dedicated to providing you with detailed information and accommodations to the best of our ability to enhance your experience at our event. Please don't hesitate to reach out to us for any assistance or information you may require.


Health & Wellness

Your health and safety are our top priority. We are closely monitoring local public health guidelines and policies. If you are feeling unwell or exhibiting symptoms, we kindly ask that you stay home and join us another time. Masks are optional.


Inclement Weather

In the case of severe weather conditions or travel risks, ECSTATIC SHAKE may be cancelled for the safety of all participants. Attendees will be notified promptly via email and our social media channels. For any event cancellation due to extreme weather, full refunds will be provided for all advance ticket purchases.


Refunds for Advance Tickets

  • Advance tickets purchased for ECSTATIC SHAKE at the rate of $20 are eligible for a refund.
  • If your plans change and you are unable to attend, we offer a full refund for ticket cancellations made up to 7 days prior to the event date.
  • To request a refund, please contact us at [email protected] with your ticket details.
  • Refund requests made after this period cannot be accommodated, as they are crucial in our final preparations for the event.


Photography & Videography

Please be advised that by attending ECSTATIC SHAKE, you may be photographed or filmed. We capture these moments to document the energy and spirit of our event, and the content created may be used for future marketing and promotional purposes for ECSTATIC SHAKE and other MYLKSHAKE Management Inc. events. We strive to respect your privacy and ensure that the essence of the event is captured authentically and respectfully. If you have concerns about being filmed or photographed, please let our team know upon arrival, and we will do our best to accommodate your needs.


Our Lawyer Made Us Do It 😅

By purchasing a ticket to ECSTATIC SHAKE, you acknowledge the inherent risks associated with any physical activity, including but not limited to bodily harm or injury. You agree to assume full responsibility for any such risks, losses, or injuries that may result from your participation in the event, and release ECSTATIC SHAKE and MYLKSHAKE Management Inc. from any claims arising from these risks, to the extent permitted by law.


Follow us

  • Website: mylkshake.com
  • Instagram: @mymylkshake
  • Facebook: @mymylkshake
  • Email: [email protected]


Sweet times ahead - at ECSTATIC SHAKE.

Where the queer, the curious, and the seekers find their rhythm.

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Event Venue & Nearby Stays

Studio A, Guelph Youth Dance, 42 Quebec Street, Guelph, Canada

Tickets

CAD 20.00

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