Presented by #bbatx, Y2K Technologies and p1nkstar, Inc., CYBERBABES is a one-night music and art festival amplifying the work of femme and queer musicians, DJs, performance and visual artists. Returning for THE SECOND TIME EVER as the official after-party of BABES FEST 2019, CYBERBABES will be back at Cheer Up Charlies on Sunday, September 8, 2019 with a dynamic, future-forward showcase featuring 17 acts from across Texas and the USA.
Come through to experience a headlining set by legendary Los Angeles-based pop artist, Jarina de Marco, works of innovative performance by p1nkstar and Y2K, a drag showcase by some of Austin’s favorite artists, a pop-up market curated by maker and organizer Las Ofrendas and so much more!
~ YOU ARE IN FOR AN INNOVATIVE AND OTHERWISE UNATTAINABLE EXPERIENCE. ~ RSVP BELOW.
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CYBERBABES: THE BABES FEST EDITION opens on September 8, 2019 from 6 PM to 1:30 AM. Tickets are free for all BABES FEST ticket-holders (one-day or three-day passes). Tickets can also be purchased separately $5 with RSVP or at the door. You can explore the full BABES FEST lineup at babesfest.com/lineup19.
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SETS AND DRAG PERFORMANCES BY: Jarina De Marco, p1nkstar, y2K, La Morena, BOY SIM, CLEE, ANG, Lagniappe, Babi Boi, VESTITE, Tatiana Cholula, Kilo Kikii, Ruby Knight, Luna of the Lillies, Belial, Sticky Gold and Queer Mountain.
POP-UP MARKET FEATURING: Curated lineup by Las Ofrendas to be announced soon!
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About BABES FEST: BABES FEST is an ~ annual convening of minds ~ in Austin, Texas, celebrating and amplifying women and nonbinary artists. As a weekend-long exhibition, our performances, panels, pop-up markets, film screenings and networking hours span music, film, art, creative education and comedy. Presented by #bossbabesATX, BABES FEST got its start in 2016. The festival is returning for its fourth year on September 6, 7 and 8, and has hosted more than 6000 guests and 200 artists in the last three years. Our daily schedule, 3-day passes and one-day passes for BABES FEST 2019 are available now at babesfest.com. ~ everybody’s welcome. ~
About p1nkstar, Inc. and Y2K Technologies: Operating under the names p1nkstar Inc. and Y2K Technologies, p1nkstar and Y2K have have been producing performance art and music events since 2016. Starting at art galleries but now moving freely from warehouses, to concert venues, to museums, they work towards producing interdisciplinary events which always bring to the front the work of queer and trans artists of color. In the last three years, they have produced events in collaboration with the Visual Arts Center, The Museum of Human Achievement, Co-Lab Projects, Las Cruxes, 523 Thompson and ATM Gallery, showcasing the work of over 60 queer artists and with a total attendance of 5000+ people.
About #bossbabesATX: We’re a Texas-based nonprofit that amplifies and connects women and nonbinary creatives, entrepreneurs and organizers. We create space to share our crafts, catalyze multi-industry coalitions, promote intersectionality across disciplines, seek guidance and provide each other with practical and emotional resources. Anyone interested in our mission, core values, and initiatives are invited to participate—and learn more about how intersectional gender equality can improve their daily lives. We provide 1500 opportunities to women and nonbinary creatives, entrepreneurs and community organizers per year. More than 15,000+ community members also annually attend our showcases, markets and dialogues—and in the last three years, our programs generated an additional $1million for the Austin economy. So, whether you apply to participate in one of our programs, attend our workshops, conferences and dialogues, or come out to a festival or market to support the community we’re building, you’re a member of this movement. All babes, all people, are welcome. :) Learn more at bossbabes.org.