RuPaul’s DragCon Los Angeles is just eleven days away! And the convention got some exciting new updates that will definitely fulfill your Drag Race fantasies, like doing your own Werkroom entrance, trying out your best Snatch Game character or simply doing your best freeze-frame lip sync for your life RuPaul look!
- DragCon producers World of Wonder announce a partnership with Billy Eichner and Funny Or Die to bring their “Glam Up the Midterms” initiative to RuPaul’s DragCon LA.
- This year’s DragCon will feature 30+ Instagram-worthy photo opp spots that will be located on the floor at DragCon LA, including the actual Werkroom from RuPaul’s Drag Race Season 10, the Judges Panel with cutouts of RuPaul and Michelle Visage, the Snatch Game set, the White Horse from All Stars, the Warhol Drag Factory, the car from RuPaul’s “Covergirl” music video, and more.
- DragCon LA 2018 will feature the most queens EVER, with over 90 in attendance.
Billy Eichner x Glam Up the Midterms: panel with Alaska 5000 and Peppermint, activations on the floor:
On Saturday, May 12th, comedian and actor Billy Eichner will be joined by drag queen superstars Alaska 5000 and Peppermint for a panel in conjunction with the “Glam Up The Midterms” campaign, a program launched by Eichner and Funny or Die earlier this year dedicated to energizing young people to vote during the November 2018 midterm elections. In addition, HeadCount will have a voter registration booth on site at the convention throughout the weekend.
Billy Eichner x DragCon Panel Description:
BILLY EICHNER WANTS YOU…TO GLAM UP THE MIDTERMS! Billy Eichner, Alaska, and Peppermint join forces to bring you all the T you need for the 2018 midterm elections. This is the most important event of the year, so don’t f%ck it up! Because voting is whaaaaat?!? FUNDAMENTAL!
You can learn more about ‘Glam Up The Midterms’ at GlamUpTheMidterms.com.
Tickets for RuPaul’s DragCon LA are available at rupaulsdragcon.com, with convention events taking place May 11th, 12th, and 13th at the Los Angeles Convention Center.
More days, more Queens, more panels, more merch and more tribesfolk! So start planning your visit and your lewks! It’s going to be iconic!