NEVERLAND presents: Big Brother

NVRLND, Chicago's fiercest new party, returns on FRIDAY, FEB. 15TH to kick off three nights of dancing during Circuit Mom's Freedom Revolution Weekend. International superstar DJ/Producer Isaac Escalante (Mexico City) will be spinning our darkest party yet: BIG BROTHER. This military/police state theme will be turned out through our team's creative lens. Big Brother has never been so sexy.

DJ/Producer Isaac Escalante
Hosted by Debbie Fox and Phil DaBeatz
Lights by Joe Gillan
Live Drums by Mo Kabre
Production by Eddie Couture, Damian Martin, and Raul Redaggio

NVRLND lasers. NVRLND production. NVRLND special effects. This is art as circuit party.


Friday, february 15th, 2013

Hydrate Nightclub Chicago

Music by: isaac escalante

Event photos: Album 1 Album 2




NEVERLAND presents: Eyes Wide Shut

NVRLND presents Eyes Wide Shut: A Masquerade Ball. The high-art circuit party makes its grand debut at Sanctuary Nightclub (inside the former Excalibur. NVRLND resident Jalil Z will be spinning all night, alongside the fiercest hosts in Chicago nightlife: Debbie Fox, Sissy Spastik, JoJo Baby, and Kim Chi.

DJ JALIL Z (Miami, FL)
MO KABRE on drums
Hosted by Debbie Fox, Sissy Spastik, JoJo Baby, and Kim Chi
Special visiting dancers Matt and Roberto
Special Falcon Studios guest hosts Shane Frost and Damian Taylor


Firday, march 22nd, 2013

sanctuary nightclub at castle chicago

Music by: DC jalil-z

Event photos: Album 1 Album 2

Photoshoot: Kim chi Shane frost



NEVERLAND presents: Walt Disney is Dead

On FRIDAY, April 26th, it's NVRLND vs. Disney. The party that EVERYONE is talking about returns with a superstar DJ, Ana Paula, and a theme that channels one of the world's most iconic brands. The most creative team in Chicago nightlife is preparing an exciting climax to the month of April. Come in clothes or costume, but be prepared for an epic good time.

DJ Phil DaBeatz
Live Performances by Gia Gunn and Eddie Couture
Live Drums by Mo Kabre
Hosted by Debbie Fox, Kim Chi, Sissy Spastik, and JoJo Baby


Friday, april 26th, 2013

sanctuary nightclub at csatle chicago

Music by: Ana Paula

Opening Set by: DJ Phil DaBeatz

Event Photos: Album 1 Album 2




NEVERLAND presents: Japanimation

The party that everyone is talking about is going back to its roots on Friday, May 17th!! We've been waiting an entire year to throw this theme. JAPANIMATION takes over Sanctuary Nightclub (632 N Dearborn St.) on the opening night of the Anime Central Midwest Anime Convention (, an event that will bring thousands of anime lovers to Chicago. DJ Serving Ovahness returns to Chicago after a big debut at last year's Gay Pride, and RuPaul's Drag Race winner RAJA will be our special guest host!!!

DJ/Producer Serving Ovahness (Los Angeles)
Opening DJ TBA
Special Guest Host Raja Gemini (RuPaul's Drag Race season 3 winner)
Hosted by Eddie Couture, Kim Chi, Sissy Spastik, and Chic Filet
Party Limo Host: Shante Detroit
Dancers: Chris Matthew Porter, Seth Fornea, Jared Bradford, and Matt Skiles
Live Drums by Mo Kabre
Costumes by Damian Martin, Raul Redaggio, and Eddie Couture


Friday, MAy 17th, 2013

sanctuary nightclub at Castle chicago

Music by: Serving Ovahness

Event Photos: Album 1 Album 2




NEVERLAND presents: Contagion

NEVERLAND presents CONTAGION (Chicago Gay Pride Friday Night Extravaganza) at EvilOlive in Wicker Park!!!

A virus has spread across Neverland. Half the population are zombies, half are dead. On FRIDAY, June 28th, we drink the cure.

Chicago Gay Pride will launch into full-motion with the party thaat everyone's been talking about. Double-headliners DJ Phil DaBeatz (Chicago) and "The King of Drums" DJ Cindel (Miami) will spin to the backdrop of apocalyptic costumes and set. Hosting the night is the nightlife and fashion icon Amanda Lepore, the most famous transsexual on Earth.

Hosted by Amanda Lepore, Kim Chi, Sissy Spastik, Pearl, and Dylan Santos
Performances by Eddie Couture and Miranda Kherr
Drums by Mo Kabre


Friday, June 28th, 2013

sanctuary nightclub at castle chicago

Music by: DJ Cindel and DJ Phil Dabeatz

Event Photos: Album 1 Album 2




NEVERLAND presents: The Plastics Ball

Market Days kicks off FRIDAY NIGHT with "The Plastics Ball" ... this is NVRLND vs. Nip/Tuck. Barbies and ken dolls: this party is for you. Chicago's most popular costume party is starting your Market Days weekend with a fun, narcissistic theme for summer. DJ ALEX ACOSTA returns after his amazing debut at GayGlow, spinning 11:30pm to close!!! RuPaul's Drag Race star JUJUBEE will be hosting and performing.

Neverland will be making history with live botox injections at our Plastics Ball on Market Days Friday, Aug. 9th. What better way to celebrate plastic surgery?? Botox will take place in a private, well-lit VIP reception room not accessible to general admission, and will be administered by Chicago's Concierge MedSpa. 


Friday, august 9th, 2013

EvilOlive Chicago

Music by: Alex Acosta

Event Photos: Album 1 Album 2

Photoshoot: Album 1 Album 2

Amanda Lepore Clones



NEVERLAND presents: The Ratchet Ball

Neverland is getting RATCHET for our Halloween party on Friday, October 25th at Hydrate Nightclub with a celebration of all things "hot mess". We are bringing NVRLND back to Boystown for Halloween, so whatever costume you're planning for the weekend, don't forget to ratchet-ize it. We kick off the weekend with the biggest international DJ to ever spin a Neverland party. Recent Alegria NYC and Palm Springs White Party headliner Danny Verde will be on the decks.

Adult film legend Brent Corrigan will be our special guest host for the night, leading our local all-star cast of hosts including Kim Chi, Shea Coulee, Sissy Spastik, and for the first time EVER hosting a NVRLND: Trannika Rex.

10pm-11:30pm: ARE YOU SMARTER THAN A PORN STAR? hosted by Trannika Rex and adult film legend Brent Corrigan. Brent will be up against 4 unwitting drag queens in a ratchet game show to kick off Neverland.

11:30pm: International superstar DJ Danny Verde starts spinning, and the rest of the night is lasers, hot gogo dancers, costumes, and late-night performances by Ruby Dee and Shea Coulee.


Friday, October 25th, 2013

Hydrate Nightclub Chicago

Music By: Danny Verde

Event Photos: Album 1 Album 2




NEVERLAND presents: The 2nd Annual Purity Ball White Party

In some parts of the U.S., conservative Christians send their teenagers to a "purity ball", a dance where they sign a vow of chastity. On SUNDAY, DEC. 29th of New Year's weekend, Neverland will throw its annual Purity Ball so that you may regain your virginity for the new year. If you've been a huge slut all year and want to repent those regrettable Scruff hookups, our party will cleanse you of your sins (only so you can go back out and do a whole bunch more with a fresh plate).

DJ/Producer Alain Jackinsky (Montreal) makes his Chicago debut
Special Guest Hosts: The Maverick Men (Cole and Hunter Maverick)
Special Guest Host: NYC club kid & makeup artist Ryan Burke (Ryan Burke Photography)
Live Drums by Mo Kabre
Hosted by Kim Chi, Eddie Couture, Shea Coulee, Pearl, and Nicholas Timothy Envy
Costumes by Damian Martin and Raul Redaggio

SPECIAL LATE-NIGHT PERFORMANCES by Shea Coulee and newly crowned Miss Roscoe's 2014 Evah Envy. You can expect production all night long until they turn the lights on and kick us out!


Sunday, December 29th, 2013

Hydrate Nightclub Chicago

Music By: Alain Jackinsky

Event Photo Album







Produced by Anthony DiFiore and Martin Luna