How to Rock a Play Party
Curious about going to your first play party? Have you been but felt unsure how to connect? Want to feel prepared to go with a partner? Play parties are a provocative way to explore your sexuality and relationships while connecting with others who also question the status quo. Yet, they can feel scary and intense without the right preparation.
In this workshop, we'll discuss:
Common anxieties, fears, and misconceptions and helpful reframes
Numerous tips and tricks for meeting new people and making yummy connections
Useful suggestions for how to attend solo, with friends, and with a lover or partner
How to navigate consent culture and play party etiquette so you feel empowered and safe
Challenges you might face and how to cope, including developing a self-care practice for before, during, and after parties
Play parties can feel intimidating, but they can also be explorative, connective, and FUN! With these tips, anecdotes, and exercises, you'll be sure to rock it!