Dj Neekola Latest News & Events

@Pelonkey #DJLaunch at #HeistDC!

4.24.2014

Neekola has been working tirelessly to build her web app, Pelonkey. Pelonkey is an online booking agency connecting quality talent in the industry to clients under a secure market. Heist hosted to soft launch for DJs!

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The awesome underground lounge opened early on a Tuesday night, welcoming the awesome influx of great industry peeps, offering Bacardi sponsored drink specials and raffles, with the proceeds benefiting the Meant 2 Live Foundation.

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CliqTrio’s Hallmark Herman (Greg Law) took some amazing pics from the event – thanks, Greg!!

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Victoria Michael (of VM Public Relations and Pelonkey Board member) celebrated her birthday with us – sparklers and cupcakes for everybody!

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Neekola gave a great little speech to all the stoked DJs about what Pelonkey can do for them and their business, getting everyone fired up about the app!

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As a perk for the DJs who came out, ACS offered a special discount on their earplug services, making sure each DJ had the opportunity to spare themselves from long-term hearing damage.

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Pelonkey partnered up with Beat Refinery, offering every DJ the chance to take their DJ certification test, which would provide them an official Beat Refinery Certified badge on their Pelonkey profiles. These guys are awesome and really understand the dedication, hard work, and art that go into the beat mixing performance process.

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It was an awesome event and everyone had such a great time! Though the event officially ended at 11pm, everyone raged well past 2am when Heist had to close!

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Pelonkey can’t wait to host another event at Heist next month, spotlighting our top artists and performers to hit the decks for a special performance! See you there!

Pelonkey: https://pelonkey.com

Heist: http://www.heistdc.com

Beat Refinery: http://www.beatrefinery.com/beat-refinery/

Meant 2 Live Foundation: http://www.meant2live.org/#!/home-page

ACS Custom USA: http://www.acscustom.com/us/

Bacardi: http://www.bacardiusa.com/lda_us.aspx?ReturnUrl=/

Getting #Sassy in #Bethesda with @DJNeekola!

4.23.2014

House parties are the BEST parties, especially with DJ Neekola throwing down the beats! One of Neekola’s favorite corporate fashion clients wanted only the best for her awesome gold disco party, and she was not disappointed!

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Neekola rocked out the dance floor, keeping it bouncing the whole night to some amazing classic hits and mash-ups with modern sounds!

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It was an incredible night full of dancing and throw backs! DJ Neekola could not get enough of this awesome group of people, making the whole house shake to the beat. Neekola is all about a good party!

#PajamaGlamPartyDC #2014 with the #TigerlilyFoundation

4.23.2014

What’s more fun than a big group of young ladies and their mommies getting together for a big pajama party? Doing it for a great cause! The Tigerlily Foundation hosted its annual Pajama Glam Party in DC this year, partnering with Maggy Francois and DJ Neekola.

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The Tigerlily Foundation is dedicated to educating women about the effects of breast cancer and empowering the lives of those suffering the disease and their families. The Pajama Glam Party brings in sponsors from all across DC, whether it’s cupcakes, jewelry, yoga, clothing, dance, food, everyone and anyone can participate to help the cause!

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DJ Neekola always enjoys getting dolled up and fluffy with a big pink boa around her neck! She loves making the little girls dance and keeping everyone’s spirit uplifted as they enjoy the event activities!

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Special guest Miss DC stole the show! Everyone was so excited to meet and dance with this lovely lady of the city! Maimah, founder and CEO of the Tigerlily Foundation, gave her own words of wisdom, much to the joy of each attendee.

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Neekola kept the good vibes rolling the whole night, making sure everyone was enjoying themselves and gaining the full benefit of the event. We can’t wait til the Pajama Glam Party in New York, happening this coming May! Get your tickets early – see you there!

Pajama Glam DC: http://tigerlilyfoundation.org/events/pajama-glam-dc/

Tigerlily Foundation: http://tigerlilyfoundation.org

Maggy Francois: http://maggyfrancois.com

K Street Magazine: http://kstreetmagazine.com/inside-the-2nd-annual-tigerlily-pajama-glam/

Wellness Connection: http://wellnessconnectionllc.com/events/event/susan-mccormick-speak-importance-staying-healthy-tigerlily-pajama-glam-party-dc/

DC Modern Luxury: http://www.modernluxury.com/dc/events/pajama-glam

Real Housewives of Northern Virginia: http://www.novahousewives.com/1/post/2014/01/tigerlily-foundations-2nd-annual-pajama-glam-party-for-women-girls.html

All Things Fashion: http://allthingsfashiondc.com/events/event/tigerlily-foundation-2nd-annual-pajama-glam-party/

Ladies of America: http://www.ladiesamerica.org/ai1ec_event/2nd-annual-pajama-glam-party/?instance_id=

Examiner: http://www.examiner.com/article/miss-dc-2013-headlines-mother-daughter-event-to-support-breast-cancer-non-profit

Washington DC Events: http://washingtondc.thesocialcities.com/tigerlily-foundation-pajama-glam-party-dc/

Bethesda Magazine: http://hwww.bethesdamagazine.com/Bethesda-Magazine/Calendar/Events-Calendar/index.php/name/Kids-Pajama-Glam-event-to-benefit-the-Tigerlily-Foundation/event/16312/

All Events In: http://allevents.in/Washington/tigerlily-foundation-pajama-glam-party-dc/503139606470521

My City 4 Her: http://mycity4her.com/tigerlily-foundation-hosts-pajama-glam-party/

A Parent in Silver Spring: http://aparentinsilverspring.com/2014/03/mother-daughter-pj-party-on-saturday-pajama-glam-dc.html

Yelp: http://www.yelp.com/events/washington-2nd-annual-mother-daughter-pajama-glam-to-benefit-the-tigerlily-foundation

Gonna Do: http://gonnado.com/de/tigerlily-foundation-pajama-glam-party-dc-f574253b/

Feest: http://feest.us/Tigerlily-Foundation-Pajama-Glam-Party-DC-Washington-03-08

The Wharton Club of DC: http://www.whartondc.com/article.html?aid=2959

@DJNeekola Packs Out @KabinLounge for #MardiGras!!

4.23.2014

Mardi Gras is always a huge party in DC! Everywhere wants to celebrate the masked festivities! Kabin Lounge was by far the hottest place to be, with DJ Neekola spinning for their amazing ticketed rager!

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The lounge was completely decked out with crazy colors, masks, beads, and bottles sparkling all over! People were going nuts with the theme, showing off some of the best costumes in the city.

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It was an amazing night, and Kabin did not disappoint! Neekola had the best time making everyone dance, and the place stayed packed the entire night!

Kabin: kabindc.com/

#Party #Party #Party at @HeistDC on a #SaturdayNight with @DJNeekola!

4.22.2014

No one knows how to make a crowd rage better than DJ Neekola! She completely smoked the turntables at Heist Saturday night, killing it with her awesome beats, always making sure the dance floor was full.

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Rocking mixes and mash-ups of modern hits, old school, heavy house, and some great international flair, Heist was completely out of control. Bottles were popping, sparklers were flying, and people could not get enough of the dance floor!

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Neekola can’t wait to spin at Heist again – it’s always a great party! Thanks for having her, Heist friends!! See you next time!

Heist: www.heistdc.com/

#HouseMusic Emanates from #L2Lounge on a #FridayNight

4.22.2014

DJ Neekola specializes in house and international sounds, due to her extensive overseas experience. L2 Lounge is the epitome of sexy international appeal in the DC night scene, by far. With its intricate rock and brick exposed interior and illuminated bars, the lounge unites class, elegance, and a mysterious luster that lingers with the experience.

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Neekola has been a resident DJ for L2 since its inception, knowing exactly how to cater to the lounge’s feel and sensual night vibe. This is definitely a place that presents an unforgettable evening, and Friday night proved no different! Neekola swooned the Georgetown crowd into a happenin’ night party, filled with superior table and bottle service, artistic cocktails, and an upscale crowd ready to enjoy their night. Contact Ciera for guest list reservations at ciera@pelonkey.com.

L2 Lounge: http://l2lounge.com

@DJNeekola Rocks #NorthernVirginia’s @AuldShebeenVA!!

4.22.2014

DJ Neekola was back at it again – completely packing out the house at Auld Shebeen!

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Thursdays are Ladies’ Night and College Night at the awesome Irish Pub turned night club. DJ Neekola loves to party with the fun young crowd that comes out every time she’s there! The dance floor was full the entire night, with Neekola blasting out everything from the Selfie song to Skrillex, making sure each group of party-goers got their fix.

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Having a blast as always, Neekola can’t wait to hit the decks at Auld Shebeen again! Catch her next month spinning up a storm – you won’t want to miss it!

Auld Shebeen: http://www.theauldshebeenva.com/

@MetroEventSpecialists #MESmixer at @LOOKLounge

4.18.2014

February’s MES mixer was a smash hit!

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DJ Neekola, being on the Board for the Metro Event Specialists group, had a wonderful time networking with the DMV’s finest entertainment and event professionals.

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Hosted a Look Supper Club, the mixer featured amazing talent, out-of-this-world food, delicious cocktails and beverages, as well as friendly faces in the packed place, all ready to meet and mingle!

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Neekola met some amazing people!

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The MES mixers will never disappoint – always connecting the finest in the industry to each other to create an outstanding network of event professionals.

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Make sure you sign up for the next MES mixer, scheduled for April 29th! See you there!

Metro Event Specialists: http://metroevents.org

Look Lounge: http://lookatkstreet.com

Event Farm: https://www.eventfarm.com/tokens/notAvailable?tr=kdBUXL6kofu3cPOzsJvgwb5WasUVrGFcjGxHS3rGJlalBoltyhauSF

Booth Love: http://boothlovemaryland.com/2013/03/photo-booth-flying-bridge-dc/

Social Tables tips for networking: http://blog.socialtables.com/2013/08/29/networking-101-for-event-professionals/

Facebook for more pics: https://www.facebook.com/media/set/?set=a.748190881872082.1073741839.121554284535748&type=3

Celebrating a Third Annual #WINNterAffair with @TheChildrensInn at #NIH and @DJNeekola!

4.18.2014

The Children’s Inn at NIH recently hosted their third annual A WINNter Affair, with proceeds benefiting the children and families with which the Inn works so hard to help. Hosted by the Young Ambassador’s Council, this third year running event was a huge success!

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DJ Neekola very much enjoyed spinning for such a great cause! Not only was the event a heartfelt one, but it was extremely well done!

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With Neekola’s melodic lounge humming in the background, the beginning of the event featured incredible small plates and pastries, making a colorful and tempting arrangement across the tables.

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Guests were also able to enjoy multiple bars and stations throughout the event space, creating a carefree and playful atmosphere throughout the Powerhouse in Georgetown. This included a photo booth, which many people had a great time goofing off in!

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As the night progressed, Neekola turned the music up! Everyone was dancing and really starting to get into it!

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The famous jazz saxophonist, Ski Johnson, came out to support the cause, and  Neekola loved having the chance to meet him and enjoy the party!

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A big thanks to the Children’s Inn at NIH for providing these amazing pictures! The WINNter Affair was a fabulous event and not to be missed next year! Make sure you get your tickets early – they sell out fast!!

Fedesp National Institutes of Health: http://www.fedesp.com/nih/events/3rd-annual-a-winnter-affair-to-benefit-the-childrens-inn-at-nih/

Hollywood on the Potomac: http://hollywoodonthepotomac.com/?p=41885

Ask Miss A: http://askmissa.com/2014/03/04/3rd-annual-winnter-affair-benefitting-the-childrens-inn-at-nih/

In The Capital: http://inthecapital.streetwise.co/community/lifestyle/event/third-annual-winnter-affair/

The Georgetown Dish: http://www.thegeorgetowndish.com/thelatest/3rd-annual-winnter-affair-gala-powerhouse-feb-22

Georgetown Patch: http://georgetown.patch.com/groups/events/p/winnter-affair-to-benefit-the-childrens-inn-at-nih

Little Black Blog: http://littleblackblog.net/2014/02/13/a-winnter-affair-to-benefit-the-childrens-inn/

The Fashion Brewery: http://www.thefashionbrewery.com/2013/11/dc-the-childrens-inn-at-nih-x-the-young-ambassadors-councils-3rd-annual-gala-a-winnter-affair-earlybird-ticket-details/

#FridayNights at the @HuxleyDC with @DJNeekola!

4.18.2014

DJ Neekola is known for her superior ability to make any night awesome, but Fridays at the Huxley definitely top the charts!  Bottles were popping all night, and the dance floor was always full.

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On top of celebrating Kyle and Larissa’s birthday party, a bunch of Neekola’s fans came and grabbed a table, making the party extra awesome that night! Neekola had to ham it up, showing off her mad skills on the decks, making sure everyone was having a great time! A big thanks to Vithaya for his amazing shot of Neekola below – you’re the best!!

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It was another awesome night at the Huxley, with Neekola having to play “just one more song!” at the end of the night for her awesome fans and the Huxley party people. This city sure does know how to have a good night!

Huxley: http://huxleydc.com

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