Sex & Sativa: Panel & Pleasure Marketplace hosted by Gabrielle Alexa and Herbana Solei
ADDRESS IS ABSURD CONCLAVE BK: 360 JEFFFERSON STREET
Sex & Sativa is a hub for those interested in learning about the intersection of sex and cannabis. We are inspired by the leaders, influencers, writers, activists, and change makers in the sexuality and cannabis industries -- the ones who dare to advocate for pleasure and wellness in our culture.
This 4-hour immersive panel conversation and pleasure marketplace will take place on March 23rd in Bushwick, Brooklyn at 6pm. The theme is: SHAME/STIGMA.
All attendees receive complementary herbal tea provided by Ms. Delah Bee's Herbal Remedies and sweetened with infused honey by Herbana Solei.
Sex toy raffles/giveaways made possible by Sweet Vibrations, Lovely, Bellesa Boutique, Quim Rock, Herbana Solei, and Slightly Legal Toys.
This event is accessible via the L train and the B57 and B38 buses. For security purposes, further location details were sent to ticket holders one day prior to the event. Please be sure to check your emails for a message from Brown Paper Tickets. If you're JUST buying a ticket, you can reach out to Gabrielle Alexa (@gabalexa on Instagram/Twitter, or phone #: 347-473-8073) or Herbana Solei (@herbsolei on Instagram) for the address.
THE PANEL: SHAME/STIGMA
Our programming is hosted by Gabrielle Alexa, a sex writer, influencer, and speaker with words on numerous digital platforms. She has participated in other panel events, including ENVSN Fest's Redefining Self Care, The Wing's Pleasure vs. Porn, and Bowery Cannabis Club's Highly Sexed. She was also featured on the PBS show #MeToo: Now What? to talk about objectification and social media.
Sophie Saint Thomas - a sex and cannabis writer with words in GQ, Playboy, and Allure. Sophie was featured in Brooklyn Magazine's annual "30 under 30 Envy List" and was named one of the "100 Women in High Places" by the High Times for 2018. She is also the co-host of the weekly sex and spirituality podcast, The Serpent Cast.
SX Noir a digital platform on sexual health, sex tech, and dating for millennials. She is an advocate for sex workers, the cannabis industry, and marginalized folks everywhere.
Cameron Glover - a sexual wellness writer and sex educator specializing in developing resources which help individuals embrace their personal power through exploring identity, social justice and the sexual experience. She has penned articles for various publications, including Slate, Essence, Healthline, and more. She also contributes regularly to Playboy as one of their digital sex columnists.
THE MARKETPLACE: SEXUAL WELLNESS & HERBAL REMEDIES.
Our marketplace is curated by Herbana Solei, a women owned and operated, cannabis-infused herbal remedies brand. Herbana has participated in cannabis events across NYC and New Jersey.
Cannaclusters - the healthier alternative to your typical sweet edibles. They offer organic, nut-based, infused vegan clusters made with roasted cashews, almonds, and berries. They strive to provide better choices and educate the market on the healthier way to eat their meds.
A Peace of Me Skincare - Organic Skin Care and Self Care offerings to help replenish, rejuvenate, and restore inner peace to the body, mind, and spirit. Woman owned and carefully crafted with herbs from her own garden.
Raw Hair Essentials - Thoughtfully crafted hair care products that combine the healing properties of essential oils and herbs.
Sincerely Calypso - Intentionally made waist beads entwined with poetry from her heart. Pick up a piece of art.
Buddy Bakes NYC - a cannabis brand offering baked goods made with quality ingredients, vegan items included! Buddy Bakes NYC has participated in infused brunches and vendor events locally.
Our VIP Giftbags contain:
- Herbal Smokes Pre-roll from @herbsolei
- Handmade jewelry from @sincerelycalypso_
- Infused Maple Syrup from @kreakyproducts
- Herbal Spliff Mix from @MsDelahBee
- Organic Body Oil from @apeaceofmeskincare
- Vegan edible from @Cannaclusters
- Nonvegan edible from @wakenbakerynyc
- Organic Body Product from @CEKBeauty
More vendors to be announced -- if interested, contact firstname.lastname@example.org.
Musical performances by FREiBERD and Wisdom Natural!
FREiBERD - inspired by a transcontinental upbringing, this artist's sound is a mashup of catchy UK electro-pop, R&B, and American rap.
Wisdom Natural - this Bronx native, formerly of the dynamic duo Arcane Potential, is now introducing and developing self written material. Her 1st EP 'Divine Timing' dropped last June.
Absurd Conclave BK (View)
360 Jefferson Street
Brooklyn, NY 11237
|Minimum Age: 21|
|Kid Friendly: No|
|Dog Friendly: No|
|Wheelchair Accessible: No|