THE MIXER | EVENTS
RuPaul’s DragCon NYC 2019 with Naomi Smalls, Detox, Kimchi, Gia Gunn, Aquaria & more
RuPaul’s DragCon was started by RuPaul himself during the ribbon cutting ceremony. Some of the top American and Thailand DragRace queens were present during the ceremony. While, Diane Von Furstenberg joined mama Ru at one of the panels to talk about fashion.
It was also announced that “RuPaul’s Drag Race Live!” will take up residency in Las Vegas in January 2020. Subsequently, RuPaul’s DragCon UK will also be slated to open its doors to British fans in January 2020. Michelle Visage announced that Alyssa Edwards will host Drag Race UK tour, which will kick off in November this year. Meanwhile, RuPaul DJ’ed two dance sets himself, for all of the attendees.
To close out the three-day festivities RuPaul stated: “RuPaul’s DragCon NYC is over, but the love and beauty that filled the Javits Center will stay with me forever. Kudos to all of the gorgeous attendees, the super talented queens, and the spectacular vendors that came together to make magic. Can’t wait for RuPaul’s DragCon UK in January! And a loving reminder from Mama Ru, don’t forget to sashay your way to the polls in 2020. Register to vote now at VOTE.GOV!”