Get Your Tickets for Red Dress 2015: Red Top!


Red Dress: Red Top will be hosted at The Old Freeman Factory located at
2638 NW Wilson St. on Saturday, May 16th, 2015 and you are invited!
Buy your tickets now!

To purchase tickets, click on either icon below:
either VIP (8 p.m. entry) or General Admission (9 p.m. entry).

A convenient shuttle service is provided for less than $10 round-trip and can be purchased along with your ticket.

Shuttle service passes may also be purchased at pick-up
(from Starky’s, Crush, Hotel Modera, Jupiter Hotel, Scandals) the day of
the event for $10 cash.
Please note: No change will be given; your change will be considered a donation to Red Dress PDX.


Our 2015 beneficiaries are Cascade AIDS Project and Our House.
These two nonprofits do amazing work for the community and on their behalf
we want to take a moment to thank you for your support.

For more information about these hardworking resources, click below:

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If you’re not already coming to the party,
you can still help us raise lots of money for charity!

Click here to donate.

Silver Cloud Inn and Hotel Modera Offer Special Red Dress Rates

Two of the city’s best hotels have graciously offered up rooms at a discount for
Red Dress partygoers. Reserve a room now for May 16 to
pre-funk and recoup after the Red Top gala.

PrintDowntown’s Hotel Modera (515 SW Clay) will take 15% percent off your room rate, and you’ll receive a “day-after survival kit”! Simply use “reddress” in the promo code spot. (When buying your Red Dress ticket, you are encouraged to purchase shuttle service to and from the party — for less than $10 round-trip — as an added convenience.)

logoThe Silver Cloud Inn (2426 NW Vaughn), located just two blocks from the party venue, The Old Freeman Factory, is offering the following rates for Red Dress attendees:
King Guestroom                                                $149.00           Double Queen                                                    $159.00           Deluxe King                                                        $159.00
King Mini Suite                                                   $179.00
Call by April 23 to secure your room: 800-205-6939.  

And please join us in our thanks and support of
Red Dress Party sponsor, the Jupiter Hotel.
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Calling All Red Dress Volunteers!

The Red Dress Party could use your help — and you’ll receive General Admission to the event as a token of our appreciation! If you are interested in helping out with any of the needs below, please email us at

rdlogoVolunteer Job Descriptions
Drink Prep
– Duties will include assisting the bartenders with setting up their space, mixing drinks (as directed by RDP staff), carrying ice from storage to the bars, etc.
Food Prep – As food from donors is delivered it needs to be stored and prepped per the prep instructions posted in the food room. Food tables also need to be set and ready to receive food (napkins out, garbage cans by tables, etc.).
Food Replenishment – Patrolling the food tables and making sure that there is always food available in the VIP and general party spaces. Food must be handled according to it storage and service instructions provided in the food room.
Bar-Backs – Assist bartenders in each area with whatever they need. Typical duties include refilling the drink dispensers and bringing them ice, cups and napkins as needed.
Garbage Patrol – Patrolling the building to ensure that garbage cans are in convenient locations and are emptied when full. All garbage must be removed from the building and placed in the dumpster or recycling bins as appropriate.
Rover – Shadowing the event manager and running whatever errands she deems necessary. Possible duties include checking traffic flow at doors, overseeing volunteers while she is seeing to other duties, etc.
Clean-up and Street Clearing – After the party, all outside garbage must be cleaned up and all RDP items (benches, etc.) must be moved inside the building. Within the building all garbage, empty cups, plates, etc. need to be cleaned up and placed in the appropriate garbage/recycling receptacle.
Sunday Cleaning – Sweeping, clearing props (as directed by RDP staff), loading moving truck and general clean-up of all party spaces.

Shifts (times are approximate):
3:00pm – 7:00pm – Food pick-ups (need a car for this position), Rover.
7:00pm – 10:30pm – Pick-up/Garbage, Food Handlers, Bar-Backs and Rover.
10:30pm – 3am – Pick-up/Garbage, Food Handlers, Bar-Backs, Rover.

Many volunteers are needed.
This is where we could use the most help. We will be taking down any props we made and doing a very thorough cleaning of the building.
1:00pm – 5:00pm – Clean-up and tear down.

Email us at for more information. Thank you!

Red Dress 2015 DJs Announced!

DJs for web

One epic night, six DJs, all under the Red Top. You read right.

The talent on the decks has been announced for the 2015 Red Dress Party,
happening May 16 at the Old Freeman Factory. We’ll be spotlighting each turntable maestro in the weeks to come, but in the meantime, here’s the lineup,
with links to learn — and listen — more. Get your ticket to the party now!

DJ Sappho
DJ Wildfire
DJ Jakob Jay
DJ RoyGBiv
DJ Huf’n’Stuf
DJ Stormy Roxx