Dreamforce 2014 is fast approaching. And that means it is my annual time to start following and listing all the awesome night life parties at Dreamforce. After a long day of brain overload at Dreamforce the parties at night are a great time to unwind and network.
Remember to RSVP for the ones you want to attend. Some of these fill up quickly, so sign-up early.
NOTE: This list will be updated often. So keep checking back
All Days/Multiple Days
The Oasis – At the B Restaurant and Bar on Mon 9am – 3pm, Tue 8am – 2pm, and Wed 9am – 3pm. Enjoy some coffee, tea, and snacks; recharge your phone; and even get a free back massage.
Cotap Cupcakes – Cotap will be giving away, in partnership with Kara’s Cupcakes!, themed cupcakes (the Marc Benioff, The Hillary Clinton or The Bruno Mars) for free to all Dreamforce attendees. 10/14 and 10/15 from 11AM to 3PM – 70 4th Street, across from the Marriott Marquis on Mission St. Cotap will also be donating $1 to the Salesforce Foundation for every cupcake selfie shared on Twitter. Follow Cotap and use them in your tweet.
Sunday, Oct. 12th
Salesforce ISV nextLevel Welcome Party – When you arrive to San Francisco, we would like to invite you to check-in, drop your bags, freshen up and get ready to party nextLevel style!
5pm-10pm, La Mar on the Embarcadero
Pre-Dreamforce Kick-Off Reception – A great way to start off the night before Dreamforce is with some fine wine and food, thanks to Jobscience and RingLead | Broadlook.
6pm-8:30pm, Press Club
Monday, Oct. 13th
Dreamforce Kick-Off Party with ServiceMax – Start the first day of Dreamforce off with ServiceMax. Food, drinks, and networking.
4pm – 6pm, Great Room, The W Hotel
Roller Disco! – Break out the roller skates and have some fun doing some Roller Disco. Brought to you by AdRoll.
Xede Dreamforce Kickoff – Join Xede for food and drinks at the award winning Bar Agricole.
6:30pm-?, Bar Agricole
What the Tech? – Join Salesforce, Apttus, Box and Deloitte in the Green Zone for the first annual WhatTheTech? Dreamforce launch party.
6:30pm-8:30pm, Apttus Quote-to-Cash Green Zone 201 3rd St. #1
Small & Medium Business Blastoff Party – If you are a SMB then start off Dreamforce night with a party exclusively for you.
8pm-11pm, Jones Bar
The Opening Night Soiree – Join InsideView for The Opening Night Soiree at Novela, the #1 rated event venue during Dreamforce.
OutForce LGBTA Dreamforce Party – OutForce is salesforce.com’s Lesbian Gay Bisexual Transgender & Allies (LGBTA) Employee Resource Group (ERG) for employees who wish to participate in outreach and collaboration on workplace practices promoting and celebrating diversity in all forms within our global workforce.
7:00pm-10:00pm, Audio Nightclub
The Dreamforce Elite Experience – Join Domo and Magnet 360 for cocktails and food.
8pm-11pm, Marriott Marquis San Francisco
B2B Marketers Roaring 20s Party – Kick off Dreamforce in “Roaring 20’s” style and network with top notch B2B Marketers.
9pm-12am, Manor West
Tuesday, Oct. 14th
DF’ 14 Newbie “Reunion” Breakfast – Not a party but a great event to meet new people and have a great breakfast. Great way to start off the day.
6:15am – 8:00am, Sears Fine Foods
Meet the Salesforce MVPs at Dreamforce – Come meet Salesforce and Force.com MVP’s (I will be there). Food, drinks and tons of awesome stories.
4pm-5:30pm, Admin Zone – Moscone Center
Pre-Gala Happy Hour – The Gala is always an amazing event. Before the Gala/Concert begins, grab a drink and network with NewVoiceMedia.
5pm-?, The Terrace at the Westin
Preact Pre-Party for the Dreamforce Gala – Join the Preact team for some pre-Gala drinks at food.
5pm-8pm, Soluna Lounge
Dreamforce Gala & UCSF Benefit – The biggest get together/party at all of Dreamforce. This year it outside at the Convention Center (same as two years ago for Red Hot Chili Peppers).
6:30pm-10:00pm, Civic Center
Wednesday, Oct. 15th
Cirrus Insight Happy Hour 2014 – At one of my favorite spots around Moscone, ThirstyBear, this will be a fun one from 4pm to 8pm. Beer and swag, what else do you need?
4pm-8pm, Thirsty Bear
Rush @Roe – Great party atmosphere here. Music, food, drinks, and entertainment abound.
7:30pm-1:00am, Roe Nightclub
Party with Pardot – Come to connect and stay to party at the Pardot Masquerade. This looks like a fun one.
The Engagement Party – Awesome party for non-profits.
8:00pm-?, Supper Club
Just Say Yes – Yesware is hosting this party that goes until 1am. Don’t know much about it yet but I will post more when I find out more.
7:00pm-1am, The Box SF
Wednesday Night Happy Hour – Hosed by Cloud Sherpas, CipherCloud, and Birst Happy Hour at the B Restaurant & Bar.
5:30pm-8:30pm, B Restaurant & Bar
AppBash – Multiple companies sponsor this yearly party. I believe it will be at the Metreon this year. You need to get a stamp of all the sponsors in the Expo area to get into this party.
Urban Cabana – Join Bluewolf and Apttus for a lively evening of music, cocktails, and networking at Natoma Cababna.
6:30pm-10:30pm, Natoma Cabana.
Zuora Block Party – This is an annual party put on by Zuora. This year it will be held at the Mint.
7pm-12am, Mint Plaza
The In Party – Take a break from the chaos and speak easy with your peers.
8pm-12am, Bourbon and Branch
Acumen Solutions’ Cloud Octane Party – Grab a drink from Bartendro, enjoy an interactive gaming experience, and wrap up the evening with a rockin’ surprise guest performance.
7:30pm-11:30pm, 111 Minna Gallery
Ultimate 80’s Blowout – 80’s party including networking, drinks, food and entertainment. San Francisco’s premier Bay Area band Tainted Love will join us as we throw back and celebrate some of the greatest songs of the ’80s.
9pm-11:30pm, The Exploratorium
Thursday, Oct. 16th
Rehab – After a long week everyone will need a little rehab. FinancialForce will help with your rehab from 8:30am to 1pm. Enjoy a sparkling mimosa or spicy bloody mary.
8:30am-1:00pm, B Restaurant & Bar
4th Annual michaelforce.org Cigar Shindig – Go enjoy a cigar with the one and only MichaelForce. Always a great time.
6:00pm-9:00pm, Cigar Bar and Grill