Hundreds of thousands of fans - - sexibitionists and showoffs, voyeurs and vixens, and friendly, fun-loving freaks of all sexual persuasions, have enjoyed more than 20 years of masquerade madness in San Francisco at the Exotic Erotic Ball. It is part Mardi Gras, burlesque, circus, Vegas, rock concert and Rio Carnival all blended into one spectacular extravaganza. Without a doubt, the Exotic Erotic Ball ranks 1 in the world as the largest and longest running party of its kind! Over , people have attended.
The Rise and Fall of the Exotic Erotic Ball (): SFist
It provided no other details, but said further information would be forthcoming. One event contractor told CBS 5 that an estimated 2, advance tickets had been sold for Saturday night. The publicist said event organizers would be refunding money to people who purchased tickets. The EEB — a bizarre combination of a sexy Halloween party, Burlesque show and fetish display — is traditionally held around Halloween time, usually the weekend before. It was the longest-running public adult-themed event in the world. The annual indoor event had become a major attraction in the Bay Area and has been attended by nearly half a million people since its inception with steadily increasing growth in attendance each year. All Rights Reserved.
Exotic Erotic Ball Canceled On Eve Of Event
Over three decades, the annual indoor event became a major attraction in the San Francisco Bay and was attended by nearly half a million people since its inception with steadily increasing growth in attendance each year until , when the event was cancelled due to poor ticket sales and cost overruns. Because of the broad spectrum of conventional and unconventional entertainment offered on multiple stages at the Exotic Erotic Ball, it may be described as a combination of Adult-themed; Halloween festival, Music Festival , Burlesque show, Lingerie party , Masquerade ball , Fetish club , Swingers party and Adult Industry Trade Show. The expo was a two-day Adult-Expo typically held the day before and the day of the Exotic Erotic Ball.
There was once a time when the hottest, most coveted golden ticket to a Halloween party in San Francisco was to something called the Exotic Erotic Ball , a combination of swinger party, fetish ball, and porn convention that had a thirty-year run as an internationally notorious Halloween attraction. But the Exotic Erotic Ball is probably best remembered for its spectacular flameout, the year the ball was canceled the day before the event , leaving a trail of furious ticket holders, lawsuits, and eventually, a jail sentencing. The website of the Exotic Erotic Ball still exists , and a screenshot is seen above.