As the excitement for RuPaul’s DragCon UK reaches its peak, a thrilling addition has been announced to kickstart the festivities. On Friday, January 12, a spectacular “After Hours” opening party will take place, featuring the full cast of Drag Race UK season five. The event promises to be a night of glamour, entertainment, and fabulous performances, making it an unmissable highlight for the LGBTQ community.
The lineup for the “After Hours” party is nothing short of dazzling, with confirmed performances by fan-favorite queens including Alexis Saint-Pete, Banksie, Cara Melle, DeDeLicious, Ginger Johnson, Kate Butch, Michael Marouli, Miss Naomi Carter, Tomara Thomas, and Vicki Vivacious. More surprises are in store, as the lineup for Saturday, January 13, is yet to be unveiled.
DragCon UK, set to return to ExCel London on January 13 and 14, promises an inclusive and safe space for everyone, as affirmed by beloved judge Michelle Visage during her appearance on BBC’s The One Show. The event is slated to feature engaging panel discussions, Q&A sessions, vendors, exhibitors, and more, ensuring that attendees have an unforgettable experience.
Over 100 queens from the Drag Race franchise will grace the convention, offering a jaw-dropping lineup that will slay the new year. Confirmed queens include Mistress Isabelle Brooks, Loosey Laduca, Lawrence Chaney, Krystal Versace, Scarlett Harlett, Charity Kase, Pangina Heals, and Paloma. The full list of queens attending DragCon UK can be found on the official website.
For those looking to enhance their DragCon UK experience, the “After Hours Parties” are available as separately ticketed events on the night before and the Saturday of the convention. It’s an opportunity to sashay into a night of entertainment and celebration like no other.