There’s an open air party in the heart of Abbotsford this weekend
26.04.2022

There’s an open air party in the heart of Abbotsford this weekend

LUNA Blessings
words by sidonie bird de la coeur

Collective LUNA Blessings are bringing the party to Abbotsford with a stacked lineup of femme-queer DJs.

Made for and by femme-queer people, Naarm-based collective LUNA Blessings have announced that they’re taking over Abbots Yard this Saturday. LUNA founders DJ Luv You and Hannah D are being joined by Adi Toohey, Sophie McAlister, Nice Girl and Asha Franco for an unforgettable day party.

What you need to know

  • Queer, femme collective LUNA Blessings are hosting an open air party
  • DJ Luv You and Hannah D will be playing alongside Adi Toohey, Sophie McAlister, Nice Girl and Asha Franco
  • The party will take place on Saturday April 30, with music from 3-10pm

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LUNA Blessings are a collective that focuses on parties, mix series and radio shows from womxn, queer and gender non-conforming people. With a residency of sold out events at Sub Club under their belt, they’re focused on creating community-oriented parties and safe spaces for queer folk. They’ve worked with a diverse variety Naarm-based DJs, such as C.FRIM, Merve, Toni Yotzi, Jennifer Loveless, In2stellar, Afrodisiac, DAWS, Call Connect, House Mum, Tilly Cums, Priya, Lara K, Rupa, Sayro, An Ji and more. This is their first open air day party and with such a stacked line-up, it’s not one to be missed.

 

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Headlining the event is the divine Adi Toohey from Eora, backed by support from the prolific Sophie McAlister, Nice Girl and a back to back pairing of Hannah D and DJ Luv You, who have recently returned from their appearances at Strawberry Fields and Hopkins Creek. Opening the day is Asha Franco, whose tracks will set the groovy pace for the day.

Located in the heart of Abbotsford, Abbots Yard is a new venue that provides partygoers with a small oasis on the bustling microcosm that is Victoria Street. At 329 Victoria Street, the open air bar takes up the entire corner of Victoria and Nicholson Streets and supports Abbotsford’s local food and culture.

Tickets are on sale now, with early birds starting at $15 and final release set for $25. Grab your tickets for this unforgettable day party by heading here.