Frequently Asked Questions:

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Q: Where is the Crucible?
A: The Crucible is located at 412 V Street NE, Washington D.C. 20002

Q: How do I get a membership?
A: Please go to the Crucible membership site.

Q: Why do I need a membership?
A: The Crucible is a a 501(c)7 non-profit PRIVATE SOCIAL CLUB in order to provide you with everything we can.

Q: How old do you have to be to get in? Is this 18+ or 21+?
A: The Crucible is generally an 18+ venue, but for our event we are strictly 21+.

Q: Is there a dress code?
A: We ask that all attendees aim to either dress for the event theme or fetish/latex/club wear. Please visit our Pinterest page for ideas on this months theme. We actively ask that you do not wear Jeans, T's, athletic wear, sweats, ect.

Q: Can I buy tickets in advance?
A: Yes, as long as you are a member. Please go to our ticket page. there you can by one ticket at a time.

Q: Is there parking / where do we park?
A: There is plenty of on street parking. We do ask that you park south of 4th street in an effort to please our neighbors.

Q: Is the Crucible Metro accessible?
A: Yes. Get off at the Rhode Island Ave. RED Line Metro stop. There's a walkway from the station across the tracks to the Metropolitan Branch bike trail. You come out of the fare machines, and go towards the tracks to the walkway. On the other side of the tracks, turn LEFT (South) and proceed a mere 3 blocks to V St. There's a big brand new gray/brown building on your right with steps going down to the street. Directly across the street from this building (a Charter School) is our gray building. Look for our black awning on the front, and flags flying on the roof

Q: What is your stance on physical security?
A: RISQUÉ is a place for anyone, of any race, creed, sex, sexual orientation, body type & gender identity to come out, feel comfortable, and do whatever they consensually want to do. We have a zero tolerance policy for any verbal or physical signs of disrespect in regards to such. If any any point you have any issues please LET US KNOW IMEDIATLY us so we can look into is ASAP. On-site this includes usually includes 4 security walking around, 4 hosts at the front, and Cosmo himself from the CYRENAICS. This also includes the Crucible staff of the two Crucible DMs in green vests, the two managers walking around, or the three door staff.