Odd Salon FAQ

What is Odd Salon?

Odd Salon is a series of cocktail hour lectures illuminating odd and overlooked stories from history, science, art, and adventure, told live, on stage. We are also a community of storytellers, history lovers, and rogue researchers.

As a mission-driven, community oriented project Odd Salon is a fiscally sponsored project of the InterCulture Foundation, a 501c3 non profit organization. 

Where can I see a live salon?

Odd Salon hosts monthly salons in both San Francisco and New York City. Find an upcoming salon near you>

What are your COVID-19 policies for live events? 

All Odd Salon staff is vaccinated. Speakers and attendees are required to show proof of vaccination and will be asked to wear masks indoors when not actively drinking a cocktail.

How can I become a speaker?

We welcome new speakers to join us on stage. Find out all the gory details and submit story ideas here>

What is the Fellowship?

Our Fellowship is the core community of Odd Salon, made up of our regular speakers who act as our project advisors and mentors to new speakers. Find out more about the Fellowship here>

How does Membership work?

Members get access to discounted tickets, plus regularly schedule Members & Fellows only events and excursions. Find out more about Membership here> 

I have an issue with tickets for an upcoming salon – who should I contact?

Contact us here>

How do I find out about partnering with Odd Salon?

We love to partner with museums, cultural organizations, historical societies, and to bring our speakers to pop up at unexpected places. Find out more about our past partnerships and opportunities to work together here>