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Drag Raiser Gala


  • The Smokestack 62 East 7th Street Dubuque, IA, 52001 United States (map)

Is there a Drag King, Queen or anything in between within you? Have you fantasized about showing off your killer Drag skills while competing for grand prizes? This is your chance to showcase what you've got! Join us April 1st @ The Smokestack and be sure to bring your best Drag game.

Doors Open at 5pm. $5 admission for under 21. $10 admission for 21+
Under-21 Competition: 5 to 8:30 pm
21+ Competition: 9:30 to Midnight

Come ready to compete in the following categories:
-Hair
-Make up
-Outfit
-Lip Syncing
Competing & judging for under 21 goes from 5-8:30pm
Competing & judging for 21+ from 9:30-Midnight
($5 entry fee per category)

Grand prizes for each category will be awarded by our distinguished panel of judges for both 21+ contestants and Under 21. 8 is the magic number of total prizes which will include spa packages, massages, manicures and much more!

Visit our interactive booths to get your hair styled, your makeup done, or a henna tattoo
($5 fee per service)

Please come ready to compete - dressing rooms will not be available

Sponsored by:
Hillcrest Family Services
Crescent Community Health
Capri College
UW Platteville The Doyle Center

Gala benefit hosted by Co-Zine, DBQ's first LGBTQ+ publication. Co-Zine has both national and international readership. codbq.org/cozine

Earlier Event: April 1
Taste of the World
Later Event: April 1
March 32nd [No Refunds]