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Dreamforce 2023: Your Ultimate Guide to the After Parties and Events

Thu, Sep 7

Dreamforce 2023: Your Ultimate Guide to the After Parties and Events

Overview of Dreamforce 2023

It's that time of year again! Whether you're a first-time Dreamforce 2023 visitor or a seasoned veteran, this comprehensive guide has all the details on where to unwind after the event's action-packed days.

From September 11-14, 2023, the biggest Salesforce event will take over downtown San Francisco. Over 170,000 attendees are expected at this year's Dreamforce conference to participate in powerful keynotes, hands-on training sessions, and networking events.

But the Dreamforce 2023 schedule is packed with more than just educational sessions - it's also about celebrating community.

Dreamforce Parties: What to Expect

The after-parties at Dreamforce are an integral part of the experience. They offer an excellent platform for attendees to unwind, network, and forge meaningful connections. These events are often characterized by free food and drinks, engaging activities, fantastic prizes, and many networking opportunities.

The Importance of RSVPing Early

Dreamforce parties are highly sought-after events, and the most popular ones tend to fill up weeks in advance. To ensure that you don't miss out, it's advisable to RSVP as soon as possible.

Below is a list of stellar Dreamforce parties and events happening each evening in San Francisco, including dates, times, locations, and registration links.

Monday, September 11th, Parties

- Argano Sunset Social - 5:00pm-9:00pm at Rooftop at Via San Francisco South Beach

- Customertimes Pre-Dreamforce Party - 5:30pm-8:30pm at Coqueta. Invite only. Registration Link: here.

- EMEA Community Gathering at Dreamforce - 6:00pm-9:00pm at Peacekeeper (The Mezzanine).

- ElementsGPT Kickoff Party - 6:00pm-9:00pm at Elements Cloud Spaces, 95 3rd St.

- Introhive Launch Party - 6:00pm-9:00pm at Persona.

- Marketers Welcome Bash - 6:00pm-9:00pm at The Pink Elephant Alibi.

- OSF Digital's Global Welcome Party - 7:00pm-10:00pm at Hotel Zetta.

Tuesday, September 12th, Parties

- Metazoa's Dreamforce Happy Hour - 4:00pm-6:30pm at American Bookbinder's Museum.

- StreetDigital Dreamforce Happy Hour - 4:00pm-8:00pm at Social 303 (Smokehouse BBQ).

- Dreamforce After Party Bash - 4:30pm-8:30pm at Northern Duck.

- Association Professionals Happy Hour - 5:00pm-8:00pm at Dawn Club.

- The RevOps Dream Team Happy Hour - 5:00pm-9:00pm at Soma Eats on 2nd.

- Gerent x Salesforce Happy Hours - 5:00pm-7:00pm at Buena Vida Cantina and Jamber.

- SlalomFest - 5:00pm-10:00pm at Minna Gallery.

- Apps Associates' Happy Hour - 5:30pm-7:30pm at Local Kitchen & Wine Merchant. Sold out.

- Copado's Afterparty - 6:00pm-8:00pm at Hotel Zetta.

- Salesforce Public Sector Reception - 6:30pm - 10:30pm at Terra Gallery.

- Revenue Grid Wine and Cheese Soirée - 6:00pm onwards at One Market Restaurant.

- Modern Sales Pros Happy Hour - 6:00pm-9:00pm at MADARAE.

- Sailing Toward Quality Excellence - 6:30pm-8:30pm at Pier 40, South Beach Harbor.

- An Intergalactic Night Party - 7:00pm-12:00am at 715 Harrison St.

- Whatfix Dreamforce Cocktail Soirée - 7:00pm onwards at Cityscape Lounge.

- AfterParty GPT - 7:00pm-1:00am at Temple Night Club.

- After Dark by OwnBackup - 8:00pm onwards at 667 Howard Street.

Wednesday, September 13th, Parties

- #Bobablazers at Dreamforce 2023 - From 3:00pm.

- SaaS Connect Cocktails - 3:30pm-5:30pm at Hotel Zetta.

- Dreamfest 2023 - Time TBA at Chase Center. Registration included with Dreamforce pass.

- Computer Futures Dreamforce 2023 Happy Hour - 4:00pm-7:00pm at Wine Down SF.

- Dreamforce Customer Appreciation Cocktail Party - 4:00pm-7:00pm at International Smoke.

- Natterbox Pre-Dreamfest Happy Hour - 4:00pm-6:00pm at Yerba Buena.

- Dreamfest Pre-Party Happy Hour - 4:00pm onwards at The Brixton.

- ThrillFest - 4:00pm-8:00pm at Thriller Social Club.

- Dreamfest Pump Up Party - 4:30pm-6:30pm at The Pink Elephant Alibi.

- Gerent x Salesforce Happy Hours - 5:00pm-7:00pm at Buena Vida Cantina and Jamber.

- The Revenue Launch Pad for Dreamfest - 5:00pm-8:00pm at Soma Eats on 2nd.

- OSF Digital’s Dreamfest Warm Up Cocktail Reception - 5:00pm-7:00pm at Aphotic. Sold out.

- The Engagement Party 2023 - 8:00pm-11:30pm at Monarch.

Thursday, September 14th, Parties

- Elements Wine Down - 4:00pm-9:00pm at Elements Cloud Spaces, 95 3rd St.

- Marketers Afterglow Party - 4:00pm-6:30pm at The Pink Elephant Alibi.

- 11th Annual michaelforce Cigar Shindig - From 6:30pm at Cigar Bar and Grill.

Pro Tips for Navigating Dreamforce

- Wear comfortable shoes and bring backups. You'll be on your feet all day!

- Use public transit to get around and consider a multi-day pass.

- Stay hydrated! Bring a refillable water bottle.

- Download the event app to manage your schedule.

- Pack portable snacks to avoid long food lines.

- Bring layers you can add or remove as room temperatures vary.

- Share locations with friends to meet up easily.

- Have a portable charger for your devices.

Final Thoughts

Dreamforce 2023 promises to be a memorable event filled with learning experiences, networking opportunities, and, of course, unforgettable parties. So whether you're a Dreamforce veteran or a first-time attendee, get ready to dive into the vibrant world of Salesforce, make meaningful connections, and create lasting memories.

Remember, the essence of Dreamforce lies not just in the sessions and keynotes but also in the connections you make and the fun you have. So, plan your schedule, RSVP to the parties you're interested in, and get ready to experience the best of Dreamforce 2023!