A poster announcing its First Anniversary Orgy has been preserved.
The lights were not dimmed. Patrons were required to be naked except for footwear; a clothes check was provided.
Opera music was the background. It was described as "exemplary" as one of the first venues to promote safe sex as the AIDS crisis ho chi minh prostitution. Slate and Gilman were members of the San Francisco Gay Men's Choruswhich after Monday chorus rehearsals sometimes repaired pesronals the Caldron for a private party.