Come rock the boat…. again. After the sold out ‘Dance United Cruise’ we are thrilled to bring it back once again under one roof, one yacht actually. Get excited to ‘Cruise Around The World’ dressed in white to signify peace, safety & goodness.
Get Tickets Here: http://bit.ly/PDX_Cruise_May25
Recap Video: https://youtu.be/3XjHdSSmy_o
Welcome to those who are new to our events, you couldn’t have picked a better one to start with. A heartfelt thank you to everyone who has supported Bollywood-Bhangra focused Jai Ho! Dance Party since January 2010 & embraced our new party Dance United which aims to unite various musical genres & cultures on the dance floor.
There is something for everyone to enjoy with 6 world music DJs, 3 dance floors & an outdoor patio with an unparalleled view of Portland’s skyline!
ABOARD THE PORTLAND SPIRIT:
༺ 400 capacity w/ three levels of entertainment
༺ Two full-service Bars w/ Bistro food
༺ Rooftop bar w/ an unparalleled view of Portland’s skyline
THREE DANCE FLOORS:
༺ Bollywood-Bhangra: Jai Ho! Party Floor – Bollywood w/ DJ Prashant& Bhangra w/ DJ Shashi Skee
༺ World Music: Dance United Floor – African music w/ DjSolo Pdx, Turkish music w/ DJ önder
༺ Outdoor Patio: Latin Fever w/ DJs Lynn, Mark & Monkarch
༺ Party favors
༺ Henna by donation
༺ Professional photographer & videographer on board
༺ Discounted advance tickets with group specials
༺ Boarding Address: 1020 SW Naito Parkway, Portland OR
༺ Boarding Time: 10:30 pm
༺ Sailing Time: 11 pm to 1 am
༺ Age Limit: 21+ only, bring state issued ID or passport.
༺ Price: $25/30 advance, $40 at the door.
Bring your friends or come as you are!
Jai Ho! Dance Party:
Get transported to an experience that is akin to being in a Bollywood musical complete with interactive dance lessons, performances & non-stop hard hitting beats from the east. Founded in 2010 by Prashant, an immigrant turned DJ, & like minded friends, Jai Ho! is a celebration of Indian music & dance like no other. At its core are the values of inclusivity and sharing positive vibes by bringing the best of Indian culture to the dance floor. The innovative themes that setJai Ho! apart are transforming American nightlife bringing to it festive elements like Holi Colors & Dandiya Sticks. We invite you to be goofy, smile, make friends on the dance floor, and of course, to sing and dance ALL. NIGHT. LONG.
Jai Ho! is the only Bollywood dance party that regularly tours across the US in Portland, Seattle, SF, LA, San Diego, New Orleans, Eugene, Denver & more being added. Jai Ho! Dance Party is a branch & creation of the production house-team, Bollywood Dreams Entertainment.
A global bass dance party dedicated to unity & featuring music from across the world. Founded in 2016 by an immigrant & an engineer turned DJ, Prashant – Dance United brings musicians & DJs together for a night celebrating our unity in diversity.
MEET YOUR DJS:
DJ Prashant (Bollywood)
TEDx Talk: https://youtu.be/Ab-gco2qYyU
Dance Videos: http://YouTube.com/DanceWithPrashant
Founder of Jai Ho! Dance Party & Dance United, Prashant is an Indian born ex-Intel engineer turned Bollywood sensation. With over 10 years of experience performing across the US, Prashant’s effervescent personality & charisma instantly strikes a chord with audiences of all ages & backgrounds. A one-of-a-kind Bollywood showman, this triple threat singer, choreographer, & DJ has a simple agenda, to make you dance all night long.
While deeply rooted in Bollywood & Bhangra music, his DJ sets often feature an irresistible blend of some of the world’s hottest dance music genres. The interactive dance lessons sprinkled in his DJ sets compel everybody to rock the dance floor, transforming any dance party into a full-fledged Bollywood musical within minutes.
Born and raised in the South Indian cosmopolitan city of Bangalore, DJ Skee a.k.a Shashi grew up on Bollywood and other Indian regional movies with exposure to diverse cultures, music, and dance. DJ’ing comes to Shashi from his love and passion for dancing and music.
DJ and Promoter Solomon Kofi AKA DJ SOLO PDX is known for his major role in promoting and bringing Afro Caribbean International Music to the Pacific NW.
DJs Lynn & Mark (Latin)
Ambassador to many Latin events around the World including Hawaii, Japan, and soon Greece. The duo is happily married having worked with each other to build a great empire and ready to give you a show you won’t ever forget!
DJ MonkArch (Latin)
Throughout his entire life; Arthy Villegas, better-known as Monkarch, has always had a burning passion for music and helping his community thrive. In 2017 Monkarch/ Arthy debuted as a resident DJ for the Latin-Electronic collective Global Based. Monkarch continues to actively work side by side with fellow local artists to bring innovative ideas to the local Oregon scene and is currently working on new entertaining projects for next year.
DJ Onder (Turkish)
A world traveler and party maker, Onder loves to enjoy having fun with people! Every culture has different tastes and he loves to learn about all of them. Onder is excited to bring the music and dance from Turkey to Dance United. Sharing the spirit is the key, and having happy people in life is his goal!
Produced by Bollywood Dreams Entertainment!
Bollywood Dreams Entertainment is a dynamic production house team focused on the creation of enticing, engaging & memorable Bollywood-Bhangra inspired music & dance events.
Are there ID requirements or an age limit to enter the event?
Strictly 21+, please bring state issued ID or passport.
What are my transport/parking options getting to the event?
There is plenty of street parking available, as well as public transportation near by.
Are tickets refundable?
Unfortunately, tickets are non-refundable.