Posts Tagged ‘drag’

Drag Brunch is Back for 2020!

Thursday, January 23rd, 2020

Drag BrunchThe Annual Drag Brunch at The Gunk Haus to benefit the programs of Hudson Valley Community Services, Sunday, March 29, 2020 at 11:00 am Gunk Haus: 387 South St. Clintondale, NY. Tickets are $35.00 and include your choice of brunch entree, coffee, tea, your first mimosa, prizes, raffles and games! This event always sells out so get your tickets fast by visiting www.hudsonvalleycs.org/brunch. Featuring hostess Trixie Starr and legend JoJo Gerard! More performers to be announced soon.

Drag Brunch 2018: Trixie Strikes Back

Sunday, March 18th, 2018

Drag Brunch 2018

Trixie strikes back! It’s time once again for delicious brunch food, mimosas, drag performers and the Match Game! Liz, Dirk and the staff of Gunk Haus in Clintondale are sure to delight your taste buds at the 2018 Drag Brunch fundraiser for Hudson Valley Community Services. Hostess Trixie Starr keeps things light and fluffy (like the house-made pfannkuchen) and local superstars including JoJo Gerard, Valkyrie Hail and Boxxa Vine will perform classic hits and delicious pop nuggets. Plus, don your best gender-bending outfit and vie for the Best Audience Member Outfit prize! Tickets are $30 each and include choice of brunch entree, coffee, tea and juices–plus a donation to HVCS. Music by Superior Sounds.

Get your tickets at Eventbrite or Facebook.

Drag Brunch 2018: Trixie Strikes Back

Monday, February 5th, 2018

Drag Brunch 2018

It’s time once again for delicious brunch food, mimosas, drag performers and Match Game! Liz, Dirk and the staff of Gunk Haus in Clintondale invite you to the 2018 Drag Brunch, a fundraiser for Hudson Valley Community Services. Hostess Trixie Starr is sure to sweeten the deal with the always-fun games and spicy banter. Local superstars including JoJo Gerard, Boxxa Vine and Valkyrie Hail will perform classic favorites and pop hits that will get you grooving to music by Superior Sounds. Plus, don your best gender-bending outfit and vie for the Best Audience Member Outfit prize and enter to win great prizes.

Tickets are $30 each and include choice of brunch entree, coffee, tea and juices–plus a donation to HVCS.

Get your tickets today via Eventbrite or Facebook!

Testing All Queens 2017

Friday, December 8th, 2017

Testing All Queens Drag Show Fundraiser

Drag Brunch 2017 – SOLD OUT!

Sunday, April 2nd, 2017

Drag Brunch 2017 - SOLD OUT!Brunch! Drag! Mimosas! Music! Match Game! What more could you want from a Sunday morning? Join Liz and Dirk, owners of Gunk Haus in Clintondale, for the annual Drag Brunch fundraiser for Hudson Valley Community Services! Hostess Trixie Starr keeps things light and fluffy (like the house-made pfannkuchen) and local superstars JoJo Gerard, Avi Munster and Victoria Precise perform classic hits in high heels. Tickets are $30 each and include choice of brunch entree, coffee, tea and juices–plus a donation to HVCS. Music by Superior Sounds.

Visit http://dragbrunch2017.eventbrite.com to add your name to the waitlist. We have had a few last-minute cancellations in previous years. For more info, please call Anthony at (914) 785-8277.

Testing All Queens! Drag Show, Dinner & Fundraiser

Saturday, December 3rd, 2016

Testing All Queens 2016SUNY New Paltz’ Queens & Kings of New Paltz, an on-campus drag club, presents the 2nd Annual “Testing All Queens!” drag show fundraiser on Saturday, December 3rd from 6:00 to 9:00 pm in the Student Union Building. This outrageously fun holiday-themed event features performances by future drag all-stars, dinner by Pasquale’s, DJ music by Dangerboy, and a guest speaker from Love Heals. Tickets are $5 for students and $10 for non-students, all to benefit HVCS. Our Project INFORM team will be on hand with sexual health info, condoms, lube and other goodies, too.

Last year’s event was a ton of fun, and we were so inspired by these talented drag kings and queens that we wound up hiring them for our other drag events later in the year! This is one event you don’t want to miss!

Plus: there’s a just-added afterparty! Village Pizza hosts the fun with drink and food specials and another surprise drag show at midnight.

Testing All Queens Afterparty

“Testing All Queens” Gets Its Own Afterparty

Tuesday, November 29th, 2016

This just in! The Queens and Kings of New Paltz announced that their HVCS fundraiser, “Testing All Queens,” extends beyond the on-campus dinner and show this Saturday night with an official afterparty at Village Pizza! Join them for more shenanigans, $11 pies, and drink specials at this popular New Paltz hangout starting at 10:00 pm. Plus, there will be a surprise drag show at midnight so you get two shows in one night! $2 cover to benefit HVCS.

Testing All Queens Afterparty18 and up, 21 to drink. For more info on Testing All Queens see our previous post.

SUNY New Paltz Drag Club Presents “Testing All Queens!” on Dec 3

Thursday, November 17th, 2016

Testing All Queens 2016SUNY New Paltz’ Queens & Kings of New Paltz, an on-campus drag club, presents the 2nd Annual “Testing All Queens!” drag show fundraiser on Saturday, December 3rd from 6:00 to 9:00 pm in the Student Union Building. This outrageously fun holiday-themed event features performances by future drag all-stars, dinner by Pasquale’s, DJ music by Dangerboy, and a guest speaker from Love Heals. Tickets are $5 for students and $10 for non-students, all to benefit HVCS. Our Project INFORM team will be on hand with sexual health info, condoms, lube and other goodies, too.

Last year’s event was a ton of fun, and we were so inspired by these talented drag kings and queens that we wound up hiring them for our other drag events later in the year! This is one event you don’t want to miss!

 

Queen City Pride Tea Dance

Saturday, June 11th, 2016

Spend an afternoon with the community over a few fabulous cocktails with music, games and dancing on the sunny indoor/outdoor patios of Union Tavern in Downtown Poughkeepsie. DJs Prephab and a couple of surprise guests will keep the sunny afternoon energy high as queen-sized games make for queen-sized fun with blown up versions of Jenga, corn hole, Connect Four and beer pong available on site.

Come in Drag, Get in Free!

No cover if you come in queen-inspired drag. Think Queen Elizabeth, queen bee, Queen of Hearts, Freddie Mercury – whatever “queen” means to you. For those not in drag, cover is $5.

Pride Party featuring Miss Peppermint

Saturday, June 4th, 2016

The Hudson Valley LGBTQ Community Center’s Board PRIDE Reception, Volunteer Recognition Celebration and Annual Meeting, will go from 5-7, at the Center followed by a PRIDE Party at Novella’s . The party begins at 9pm, however Novellas will be serving dinner beginning at 7:30. Novellas is located at 2 Terwilliger Lane in New Paltz.

This year’s special guest: Miss Peppermint!

Peppermint