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Why Glitterbox Events Should Be On Your Disco Nightlife Bucketlist!

Why Glitterbox Events Should Be On Your Disco Nightlife Bucketlist!

Have you heard of the globally-renowned nightlife phenomenon that is Glitterbox? Or even be lucky enough to attend a Glitterbox Event? If not, let us inspire you to attend one of their fabulous events at the next possible opportunity…

Glitterbox is a nightlife sensation conceptualized in 2014 by Defected boss Simon Dunmore. Ever since, Glitterbox has forged an inclusive, uplifting party aura inspired by the Golden Age of Disco and organized to unite all ages, persuasions and walks of life on the dancefloor.

Glitterbox events and parties bring together some of the world’s most respected DJs to appear alongside arising talents for a soundtrack that showcases dance music in its most unadulterated forms.

Shifting mind, body and soul, Glitterbox events are known for their dancers, tempestuous performers, drag queens and music together to make truly indelible moments on dancefloors around the globe.

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Studio 54 for the 21st-century, Glitterbox is celebrated by music lovers everywhere from Ibiza to Melbourne thanks to their contemporary take on golden era disco, soulful house and dancefloor anthems released as complication and edits with artists like Mousse T., Purple Disco Machine, Folamour, Debbie Jacobs, The Shapeshifters, and many more. You can find them on Spotify here for a taste.

The accompanying compilations and radio show refine Glitterbox’s distinctive and infectious energy, scouring deep into the annals of dance music history while simultaneously keeping their fingers on the pulse of modern music. Truly a force to be reckoned with in global nightlife culture – Glitterbox parties frequently go on tour around the globe, which is good news for you, dear reader. You can find their latest events calendar here. 

At the time of writing; they have events in upcoming in AucklandSydneyBrisbaneLondonBali and many more…

If you are still not convinced to attend, we have a few other reasons why you should consider experiencing the energy and exuberance Glitterbox parties are known for.

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Because All-Inclusive Club Nights Are Crucial!

All-inclusive club nights like those advanced by Gitterbox are important because they promote acceptance and inclusivity for all individuals, regardless of their race, ethnicity, gender, sexual orientation, religion, or any other characteristic.

These events provide a space where people from different backgrounds and identities can come together and feel comfortable, accepted and respected.

All-inclusive club nights break down barriers between different groups of people and promote understanding and acceptance of diversity. This can help to create a more harmonious and cohesive society. All-inclusive club nights also create a safe space for individuals who may not feel comfortable in more mainstream spaces. They provide an opportunity for people from marginalized communities to gather and express themselves without fear of discrimination or harassment.

All-inclusive club nights also promote inclusivity by creating a space where everyone is welcome, regardless of their background or identity. This can help to create a more inclusive and equitable society. Furthermore, all-inclusive club nights celebrate diversity by showcasing different cultures, talents, and contributions to society. This helps to break down stereotypes and promotes understanding and acceptance of different groups of people.

Finally, all-inclusive club nights like Glitterbox can also be a form of resistance against discrimination, marginalization and violence faced by marginalized communities. They are a way of celebrating and valuing the existence of these communities and a way to assert the right to exist and be visible.

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It Is A Taste Of The Golden Era Disco For Those Of Us Who Couldn’t Be There!

Glitterbox parties are known for their eclectic and upbeat music, featuring disco, house, and funk music driven by a love of the Golden Era of Disco. The music is guaranteed to get you dancing and having a great time.

The Golden Era of Disco, which lasted from the mid-1970s to the early 1980s, is considered by many to be one of the most important and influential musical periods in history. The disco scene brought people together from all walks of life, and many consider the best part of this era to be the sense of unity and inclusivity that it promoted.

Disco music is known for its upbeat, danceable rhythms and catchy melodies. It was popularized by artists such as Donna Summer, The Bee Gees, and Chic, and it continues to be enjoyed by many people today – including those who attend Glitterbox events!

Disco fashion was characterized by sparkly, flamboyant clothing, including platform shoes, sequins, and polyester. It was a way for people to express themselves and have fun with their appearance. Disco clubs, like Studio 54 in New York City, were known for their energetic and wild atmosphere. They were a place where people could let loose and dance the night away – and it is this energy that Glitterbox seeks to infuse in all its events today.

The disco scene also brought people together from all different backgrounds and walks of life. It was a place where people could come together to dance, socialize, and have fun, regardless of their race, gender, or sexual orientation. Disco culture also promoted a message of inclusivity and self-expression, which was especially important during a time when society was becoming more open and accepting of diversity. It is a theme continued with Glitterbox today and something we can all aspire to.

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You Are Free To Dress As Uniquely Or Flamboyantly As You Want

Self-expression is important in how one dresses for nightclubs because it allows individuals to showcase their unique personality and style. When people feel comfortable and confident in what they wear, they are more likely to have a positive and enjoyable experience at the nightclub.

Dressing in a way that expresses one’s individuality allows individuals to stand out and be true to themselves. It helps them to feel more confident and authentic, which can lead to a more positive experience at the nightclub. And allowing individuals to express themselves through their clothing encourages creativity and self-expression. It permits people to experiment with different styles and fashion choices and to push the boundaries of what is considered socially acceptable.

When people are dressed in a way that they feel represents themselves, they are more likely to feel comfortable and confident. This can enhance their experience at the nightclub, making them more likely to dance, socialize and have fun. Plus, encouraging self-expression in dress helps to create a more inclusive and diverse environment at nightclubs. When people feel comfortable expressing themselves, it can lead to a more tolerant and accepting atmosphere.

At the end of the day (or night), nightclubs and club events are meant to be a place where people can let loose, be themselves and have fun. Allowing individuals to express themselves through their dress, such as a Glitterbox encourages, only encourages this further.

So, what are you waiting for? Get planning to pop-your-Glitterbox-cherry now… and see you on the dancefloor!

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