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Bleeding Heart Ball



  • Circus

  • Community

  • music

  • Supporting the arts!

Private Groups are allowed

Bleeding Heart Ball



  • Circus

  • Community

  • music

  • Supporting the arts!

Private Groups are allowed

Bleeding Heart Ball
Sat, February 11th at 6 pm
 Eli's Mile High Club - Oakland, CA 
  • Circus

  • Interactive Venue

  • Food & Drinks

  • Arcade Games

  • 420 Friendly

  • Support the Arts!

$30 - $200 Tickets

A bloody good time of outdoor vibes, live circus, musical performances, tasty libations and food! 


Enjoy a night out at a historical industrial venue celebrating love in all its forms 💕  bring a lover, bring a friend or pick some up at @ The Bleeding Heart Ball!


This unique circus social will transport you into another dimension as you melt into the sunset watching performances including:


  • Nikki Borodi’s Acrolele ukulele antics with Cody Tudor

  • Maniacal MCing with Jamie Dewolf

  • Alluring contortion by Anna Kaye

  • Hypnotic aerial performances by Bridget Star

  • Poisnivy

  • Kat Datura and Drago Nesa

  • Mesmerizing mayhem with Maia Walker

  • Dazzling dance by Cha Cha, La La and Feliciano Ortiz

  • Intoxicating guitar by Roland Sayn

  • Sexy Grooves by DJ veterano and other surprise talent!


A venue that has been a part of the city's night scene since the 1970s, Eli's Mile High Club is an institution in Oakland. A combination of a restaurant, dive bar, music venue, and art gallery, Eli's is a one-stop spot for all your dining, drinking and entertainment needs. Artists and musicians from all over the country, and beyond, come here to perform in an intimate environment, in front of eager crowds. The menu offers well-known and much loved delights, but the tacos are especially popular.

Venue is indoor/outdoor. Please bring layers to keep warm!


GA Tickets include entry and other special treats 🍀

Each VIP Ticket includes food & 2 free drinks, access to special seating and upper-tier viewing, plus UNLIMITED video game play in the VIP ARCADE! 👾 🕹



What to bring?

  • Cash or card to buy food/drinks (Optional)

Who can attend?

  • 21 and over event, just show ID to claim ticket.

Accessibility Features

  • Wheelchair Access


  • No kids. Seekers ages 21 and up can attend.

Activity Level

LIGHT: Seekers should be comfortable with low-intensity activities like sitting, standing, or walking throughout the event.

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Hey, I'm Nikki Borodi!

I am so grateful to be an experience creator full time! I've been an entertainer for over 25 years varying in events geared towards adults and kiddos ultimately with the goal of cultivating more joy, community and connection!

My specialty is creating unique circus experiences including children's whimsy to hidden away dinner and dance parties with mesmerizing talent. I'm grateful that my work gets to be filled with so much play! Watch me in action as I do acrobatics while singing and playing the ukulele at

exploringnotboring brings you the original Bleeding Heart Ball. Every event by Nikki Borodi Entertainment is original and always full of surprises. Check out our behind the scenes of her past live circus-dinner theater - The Shenanigans!

We're proud to partner with Nikki Borodi and many others who provide unique things to do. Experiences shape our lives and we believe in creating only but the best!

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