Nightlife - 25th Md Film Fest

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AFTER WATCHING FILMS ALL DAY, IT'S TIME TO GET OUT OF A SEAT AND TURN UP AT ONE OF OUR MANY NIGHTLIFE EVENTS. SOME NIGHTLIFE EVENTS REQUIRE PURCHASE OF THE ACCOMPANYING FILM SCREENING.

NIGHTLIFE EVENTS

A documentary about the most velvety voice to ever exist isn’t complete without a musical tribute. Stay after the film to celebrate the RnB icon with a live band and Luther inspired m/cocktails.

LUTHER VANDROSS TRIBUTE

OPENING NIGHT AFTERPARTY

A documentary about the most velvety voice to ever exist isn’t complete without a musical tribute. Stay after the film to celebrate the RnB icon Read More→

Date: May 2nd
Time: Following the Opening Night Screening of "Luther: Never Too Much"
Venue: Parkway Theatre

Admission:
• Included with ticket to Opening Night
• Not available for standalone purchase, must have ticket to screening


Performers/Special Guests: TBD

Baltimoreans know what the Dox is, but if you're not familiar, the Paradox was an iconic house music nightclub that was a fixture in Baltimore City nightlife for decades. We are reviving the iconic atmosphere to dance the night away.

ONE NIGHT AT THE DOX

MORE THAN HYPE AFTERPARTY

Baltimoreans know what the Dox is, but if you're not familiar, the Paradox was an iconic house music nightclub that was a fixture in Baltimore Read More→

Date: May 3rd
Time: 11:30pm
Venue: The Garage

Admission:
• $30 Screening + Afterparty
• $20 Afterparty only (limited quantity)


Performances from Big Ria, Rye Rye, DDM, DJ Class, Rod Lee, DJ Rod Braxton, DJ Say Wut and other artists from MORE THAN HYPE and hosted by Pork Chop and Buckshot

Buy Tickets ($20-$30) Buy Tickets ($20-$30)

We are celebrating LGBTQ+ Pride with several festival events culminating in a mega queer dance party with a DJ duo, a special drag performance by Pussy Noir, and dancing.
Photograph by Sihan Xu.

PRIDE AFTERPARTY

GRLPWR DJ Set & Pussy Noir Special Drag Performance

We are celebrating LGBTQ+ Pride with several festival events culminating in a mega queer dance party with a DJ duo, a special drag performance by Read More→

Date: May 4th
Time: 10pm
Venue: The Crown

Admission:
• Included with ticket to Q+ Shorts or Trans Shorts Under the Stars
• $10 without ticket


Performers/Special Guests: GRLPWR, special drag performance by Pussy Noir

No film festival is complete without a wrap party. After screening over 120 films in four days, we need to leave it all on the dance floor! DJ Ty, take us away!

MdFF WRAP PARTY

No film festival is complete without a wrap party. After screening over 120 films in four days, we need to leave it all on the Read More→

Date: May 5th
Time: 9pm
Venue: The Garage

Admission:
• Included with ticket to Closing Night
• Not available for standalone purchase, must have ticket to screening


All inclusive catered event
Performers/Special Guests: DJ Ty Alexander