Team Novaween He11even

Team Novaween He11even at historic DTSP venue NOVA 535, in beautiful downtown St. Pete, Florida

Friday October 20, 2017 brought our annual Halloween Costume Party Novaween He11even once again to historic DTSP venue NOVA 535;. Our doors opened at 9:00 pm and we ended this always unpredictably wild party to a close at 3:00 am. Those 6 hours are what you, our guests, got to enjoy. But the process of creating and producing this most fun of events took weeks and months, by an entire team of wonderfully talented people. Team Novaween He11even. Here is their story, and many incredible photos from this process and evening. The remainder of the photos will be found in the next few upcoming blogs, so be patient and enjoy! If we post them all at once we may just overload your senses and device loading time!Team Novaween He11even at historic DTSP venue NOVA 535 downtown St. Pete, Florida

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NOVAWEEN He11even

NOVAWEEN He11even

Friday October 20, 2017 returns St. Pete’s favorite Halloween Costume party to historic venue NOVA 535 here in Downtown St. Pete with NOVAWEEN 11, aka Novaween He11even!

Novaween He11even Friday October 20, 2017 at venue NOVA 535

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9:00 pm Entertainment begins!!

= The Infamous DJ Fresh returns!
= Look up it’s the beautiful Lyra Lady
= Tarot Card Reading
= Scary Photobooth by Get the Picture
= Sexy Fire Goddess Maven Misbehavin
= GoGo Dancers!
= Multiple Full Liquor Bars; inside, upstairs and in courtyard
= Valet Parking is Included in Ticket Price
and much more, stay tuned!!
Novaween He11even will be epic! Don’t miss this!

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Novaween He11even Friday october 20, 2017

Friday October 20, 2017
12:00 am Costume Contest
3:00 am Novaween He11even Ends.

= Must be 21 and older to enter NOVAWEEN. Valid ID required.
= Paperless ticket system, just bring photo ID to entry.
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SWIM Pride White Party

SWIM Pride White Party Sunday, June 11, 2017 3:00 pm – 7:00 pm at NOVA 535

Join us for the 1st Annual Social Women in Motion – SWIM Women’s Pride White Party held at NOVA 535 – St. Pete’s 5-Star Historic GORGEOUS Event Venue.2017 06-11 SWIM at NOVA 535

You’ll not want to miss hundreds of Women in White dancing to the tunes of one of Tampa Bay’s best – DJ Shannon C! Also – a huge Silent Auction featuring incredible items to win. Full cash bar will be available along with 2 of St. Pete’s best Women-owned Food Trucks in the private courtyard.

Two tickets options are available:  $15 for regular entry or a limited amount of $25 VIP tickets. https://www.eventbrite.com/e/swim-women-pride-white-party-tickets-33590793969

As custom with our Pop-Up parties and aligning with our mission of supporting women, a portion of ticket proceeds will also benefit a local non-profit – Girls Rock Camp St. Pete!  This organization is a grassroots movement that uses music as a medium to promote self-confidence, creativity, and a sense of community among girls and young women ages 7-17. The camp is led by an all female-identifying staff who offer music lessons, self-defense classes, zine workshops, lyric and creative writing workshops, yoga and meditation exercises, and so much more.

So get that best white outfit ready – June 11th will be here before you know it!

A special thanks to our sponsors: Hotel Indigo and NOVA 535.

 

 

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St. Pete Healthy Lifestyles

NOVA 535 presents St. Pete Healthy Lifestyles hosted by Mika Rotunda

A fun event helping our community live healthier and thrive together!

Thursday, June 1, 2017 6:00 pm – 9:00 pm

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Many people want to live a healthier lifestyle, but feel overwhelmed by choosing to make a change or discovering the right alternatives. Mika Rotunda is striving to make it easier for people in Downtown St. Pete to have access to healthier options, as she creates a community of health-conscious individuals and businesses. St. Pete Healthy Lifestyles at NOVA 535 will be guests’ one-stop-shop for all things healthy!

Handcrafted Food and Beverages

Cooking Demos

Raffle Prizes

Fitness Fun

Public Figures

Skin Care Products

Interactive Entertainment

PLUS: Cash/Credit for our Full Liquor Bar and for Nutri-Truck Food Truck dining

Meet local vendors:

Grassroots Kava House, Lori Townsend, Blossom Chiropractic, Rollin Oats, Moving Meditations, Acuherbals, Elevate Fitness, GateauOChocolat, The Wellness Center at Sundial, Hood ChiropracticBeautycounter, PupActive, Milestones Sports Jewelry, Ciccio Cali, Burg Crossfit, Le-vel Thrive, Norwex, Club Savor, Catalyst for Change Wear (benefiting the St. Petersburg Free Clinic)

Interested in additional brand recognition and awareness?
Support our Local Healthy Businesses and become a category sponsor!
Categories: Food & Drink, Exercise & Fitness, Healthcare, Skincare, Mind & Spirit.

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Ticket prices include sales tax.

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A Toast for A Cure Benefiting Crohn’s & Colitis Foundation

A Toast for A Cure Benefiting Crohn’s & Colitis Foundation at NOVA 535 in Downtown St. Pete – Thursday, May 18, 2017 – 7:00 pm – 9:30 pm

A celebration of awareness and to finding a cure!

Our 2017 Honoree’s, Angela Wilson and her husband, Mark Wilson from Fox 13 invite you to help raise a glass and join us for the Central & Northeastern Florida Chapter of the Crohn’s & Colitis Foundation’s Fourth Annual A Toast for A Cure Corporate Cocktail and celebrate the Foundation’s 50th Anniversary!

This year’s event will be held on Thursday, May 18, 2017 at Nova 535 in St. Petersburg.  The evening will be filled with live entertainment, amazing appetizers, open bar (until 9:00 p.m.) silent auction, raffle and amazing networking opportunities while helping save lives.

Purchase tickets here: https://toast17fl.auction-bid.org/microsite/

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Cuban Pete

Cuban Pete presented by Keep Saint Petersburg Local at NOVA 535

Friday, April 28, 2017 7:00 pm – 11:00 pm

A NIGHT OF CUBAN EATS, BEATS & TREATS!

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FOOD: Pig Roast by Bodega on Central (“Caja China”) | Paella by Pipo’s The Original Cuban Cafe / Pipo’s To Go (Giant Paella Pan)
ART: Art Food Performance by Art + Food + Experiment + Society/Artfoodexperimentsociety (Food will be part of the performance)
MUSIC: Son Salvaje – 11-piece Latin Band
DANCE PERFORMANCE + MINI-LESSON: Salsamania Dance
PLUS: Classic Car Photobooth, Appearance by Rumba 106.5 ( iHeartRadioLatin Radio Station), Cigar Roller, More Surprises

ATTIRE: Tropical/Cuban Suggested
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VIP: VIP includes early entry from 6:00-7:00 pm, access to VIP area upstairs at NOVA with private balcony, private 1-hour salsa lesson (lesson runs from 6-7 pm) + sampling of spirits from St. Pete’s distilleries: St. Petersburg Distillery (tasting of their 3 different rums) & Kozuba & Sons Distillery
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TICKETS
General Admission: $35 Advance (Until April 27th) | $40 Door (April 28th)VIP: $55 Advance (Until April 27th) | $60 Door (April 28th) – Limited to 100 Tickets

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MEDIA PARTNERS: tbt* Newspaper | CENTRO Tampa | Green Bench Monthly | Rumba 106.5
EVENT DESIGN: Hype Group

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Viva Las Vegas – PARC Charity Event

Viva Las Vegas benefiting PARC – Turning Disabilities into Capabilities

Friday, April 21, 2017 7:00 pm – 11:00 pm at NOVA 535

The Friday Night Party is revealing a new theme and venue this year: “Viva Las Vegas” at NOVA 535! This party will transport you to Vegas with world-class entertainment, casino games with raffle prizes, delicious food, live and silent auctions, and a two-hour open bar. Dress to impress in casino glam attire.

PARC’s signature Golf Tournament Weekend raises critical financial support and awareness for PARC’s programs and services for adults and children with intellectual and developmental disabilities, and their families. Since 1953, PARC has been offering unique and vital services, and today supports more than 800 adults and children through numerous comprehensive programs.

How You Can Participate:

The Golf Tournament Weekend is made up of two events, a Friday Night Party and a Golf Tournament the following day. You can support either or both! Individuals and businesses may participate as sponsors, golfers, party-goers, or auction donors.
We offer separate and combined sponsorship opportunities at multiple contribution and benefit levels to accommodate the interests of our supporters.

Help us make this the best year yet for PARC’s Annual Golf Tournament Weekend!

To find out more and register, visit parc-fl.org/news-and-events/golf/
Questions? Contact Brittney Sherley, Events Manager, 727.341.6962, bsherley@parc-fl.org

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Tampa Bay Startup Week Finale Block Party

Tampa Bay Startup Week Finale Block Party at historic DTSP venue NOVA 535 in Downtown St. Pete on Friday, February 17, 2017, from 7:00 pm -10:00 pm

Tampa Bay Startup Week is a free, five-day celebration of our community that builds momentum and opportunity around entrepreneurship.

Join us for the closing festivities of Tampa Bay Startup Week at NOVA 535 during the Official Startup Week Finale Block Party. It’s time to let loose, have fun, grab some drinks, enjoy yummy food and celebrate our entrepreneurial community.

Experience the yard games in the bamboo courtyard and sip local brews. Mayor Kriseman will be there, you should be too!

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A Jolly Good Time at NOVA Noel 9

Can you believe how quickly the holidays came and went in 2016? As jam-packed as the season was, it still managed to have the magical charm you can’t help but to adore. Although the chilly weather hardly ever makes an appearance here in The Sunshine City, St. Petersburg, Florida thoroughly enjoys celebrating an outstanding year with co-workers, friends and family. Nova Noel 9, on Thursday, December 8 2016, was the perfect party to celebrate and create unforgettable moments at NOVA 535.

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NOVAween 10 Ignited The Spirit of Halloween

Halloween may have already passed this year, but I think we’re all still celebrating the excitement Downtown St. Pete shared at NOVAween 10. The unique and historic event space, NOVA 535, hosts an annual Halloween extravaganza and 2016 marked the tenth anniversary of this memorable spooky soiree. I’m Erika Cain, Entertainment Coordinator at NOVA 535 and Content Creator at our sister company, DowntownStPete.com. As I have hosted and provided entertainment for the party for the past three years (huge thanks to owner, Michael S. Novilla, for keeping me on board!), I can say one thing for certain: NOVAween is not your ordinary Halloween Party. The event itself has transpired to a well-anticipated ball. Why? The energy within the venue is always beyond positive and everyone has a permanent grin on their face when they are at the party. Perhaps it’s the great tunes that brings everyone together or NOVA’s multiple full-liquor bars that does the trick. Whatever it may be – it has become DTSP’s (aka DownTown St. Pete) favorite Halloween Party!

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A Lively Welcome to Novaween 10

Well, the brick road isn’t yellow and the destination isn’t Oz, but it’s a marvelous brick path to unique venue NOVA 535 in Downtown St. Pete, Florida. As this gorgeous space is primarily known for creating custom private events and stunning weddings, NOVA also throws wicked public parties for everyone to drink, dance and have a ball at. NOVAween is absolutely no exception to this. We celebrated the tenth anniversary of this spooktacular Halloween bash and the thrills began as soon as the ghouls and goblins of DTSP entered the candle-lit bamboo courtyard. Novaween 10 was full of treats for guests to enjoy and the first ingredient of the entire cauldron was the red carpet treatment as Barry Lively snapped photos of guests sporting their devilish disguises as they entered the party. Talk about a lively welcome to Novaween!!
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NOVA First Friday

Hi, I’m Audrey and tonight was my first experience at NOVA First Friday at the 5 star event venue, NOVA 535. It may have been the CPR I needed for my St. Petersburg First Friday experience! NOVA’s First Friday has been hosted successfully by a fellow local Burger, Jeff Copeland, for over 5 years running.

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NOVAWEEN 10

NOVAWEEN 10

Friday October 21, 2016 returns St. Pete’s favorite Halloween party to historic venue NOVA 535 Unique Event Space here in downtown St. Pete with NOVAWEEN 10

DownTownStPete.com presents
NOVAWEEN 10
Decade of Tricks and Treats in St. Pete

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9:00 pm Entertainment begins!!

NOVAWEEN 10 at NOVA 535 in DTSP 2016

[] Hosted by the spellbinding Gypsy Allure
[] Skating Clowns
[] Experience close-up magic from Cory Van Valin
[] Scary Photobooth by Get the Picture (free)
[] Aerialists – look up and be amazed
[] Gogo Dancers – beautifully mesmerizing!
[] Tarot Card Reader – be careful your future is awaiting!
[] DJ Ich and DJ Fresh – you will be compelled to get up and dance!
[] Hot Food Grille available from Murray’s Chicago Deli
[] Multiple Full Liquor Bars; inside, upstairs and in courtyard
[] Valet Parking is Included in Ticket Price
and much more, stay tuned!!
Novaween 10 will be epic! Don’t miss this!

12:00 am Costume Contest
3:00 am Novaween 10 Ends.

[] Must be 21 & older to enter NOVAWEEN. Valid ID required.

Here’s a few photos from our favorites from years past, as Novaween enters year #10.

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A FUNdraiser That Truly Rocked

There’s something incredibly magical within the walls of the 1920 built, historic venue NOVA 535, in gorgeous Downtown St. Pete. Whether it is a wedding, birthday party, award show, live performance or anything in between, one thing is for certain: guests are always smiling and having a good time. It wasn’t any different on Saturday, September 17, 2016 when The Burg Exchange presented Wine Down For Youth Advocacy, an annual fundraiser benefiting Arts Conservatory For Teens (ACT).
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Swanky Soiree 7

Swanky Soiree 7

Thursday September 22, 2016

NOVA 535 Unique Event Space
535 Dr. M. L. King Jr Street North, St. Pete 33701
6:30 pm to 9:30 pm
Parking and Directions to NOVA 535

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Swanky Soiree is always the unexpected, always fun, and most importantly – always a tremendous benefit to the girls of Brookwood Florida Inc.

Become a sponsor, purchase a ticket, or donate and you will be helping the many troubled girls who come through Brookwood’s door searching for a better future.

YOU can be a part of OUR SUCCESS!

Join us for a Fun-tastic evening of fabulous food, wonderful wines, flaming coffees, decadent desserts and more, all benefiting Brookwood Florida!

Swanky Soirée has expanded into one of the most anticipated fundraising evenings of the year. Enticing sponsors and supporters, both past and recent, from throughout the Bay area and beyond, this year promises to be an all-new Swanky Soirée. Fresh. Fun. Rewarding.

Founded in 1927, Brookwood Florida provides a unique, life-changing residential program for non-pregnant, non-addicted, at-risk girls between the ages of 13 and 20. The agency typically serves between 100 and 110 girls per year who have suffered abuse, neglect, homelessness and serious family dysfunction. Along with a safe and nurturing environment, Brookwood provides a four-part program that includes education, job skills training, independent living preparation, and mental health counseling. The agency also offers three residential tiers with increasingly more independent living conditions to help our clients move steadily toward self-sufficiency and reintegration within the community.

BROOKWOOD ESTIMATES THE COST OF ONE GIRL FOR ONE DAY TO BE $150. NO GIRL IS EVER TURNED AWAY, YET WE DO NOT RECEIVE ENOUGH COMBINED FUNDS FROM THE STATE AND FAMILIES TO FULLY COVER EACH GIRL’S EXPENSES. SWANKY SOIREE HELPS US OFFSET THE COSTS AND KEEP OUR THERAPEUTIC PROGRAM BOTH IN OPERATION AND SUCCESSFUL. WHEN YOU ATTEND SWANKY SOIREE, YOU SUPPORT YOUNG GIRLS STRIVING TOWARD SELF-SUFFICIENCY.

BROOKWOOD FLORIDA, INC., IS A NONPROFIIT 501C3 FEDERALTAX ID 59-0624387. A COPY OF THE OFFICIAL REGISTRATION CH-1457 AND FINANCIAL INFORMATION MAY BE OBTAINED FROM THE DIVISION OF CONSUMER SERVICES ON THEIR WEBSITE (WWW.800HELPFLA.COM), OR BY CALLING TOLL-FREE, 1-800- 435-7352 WITHIN THE STATE. REGISTRATION DOES NOT IMPLY ENDORSEMENT, APPROVAL OR RECOMMENDATION BY THE STATE.

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