Rock The Vote

The Imperial Court of Kentucky presents “Rock the Vote” an exciting and entertaining event that’s goal is to make sure you go out and VOTE!!! Be sure to come and see as some of Lexington’s Best Queens and some of the states own politicians come out to get you excited to VOTE!!! Also be sure to go out on November 5 and let you voice be heard!!
Hugo’s Ultralounge
Sunday, November 3, 2019
$5 Door Donation @ 7:30PM
Show @ 8PM

Diva Of Darkness Pageant

Are you ready for a spooky pageant?
After you’ve checked out the Thriller Parade (start time 6:30PM), head on over to The Bar Complex for the Imperial Court of Kentucky’s annual Diva of Darkness pageant!
See contestants compete in Halloween-themed Presentation and Talent categories, plus a Funeral Wear category to slay the judges.
Event proceeds to benefit the charities of the Imperial Court of Kentucky.
The Bar Complex
Sunday, October 27, 2019
Pageant after The Thriller Parade

“We Are Family” Drag Expo

An Educational, Entertainment, Expo for All Ages!
@The 90 Room 211 on October 9th from 2-4
FREE event, but donations welcomed!
Parking is also free – see map posted in discussion below
This is an educational expo to learn about drag culture and meet the QUEENS! We will have learning stations around the room and performances throughout the event. We encourage everyone of ALL AGES to attend!
“This IS My Natural Hair”: wigs with Kristin Mingle
“Sequins, Feathers, and All Things Fancy”: costumes with Kali Dupree
“The Bling”: accessories with Petty Poussey
“Beat That Mug”: makeup with Shady Dior Couture
“Now Walk”: runway with Lexi Love
“Get Them Coins”: tipping etiquette with Uma Jewels
“And Where Is The Body?”: body with Dolly Parts
Partner Organizations: Imperial Court of Kentucky, GLSEN Bluegrass, Arbor Youth Services, Lexington Fairness, Kentucky Fried Sisters, and UK Office of LGBTQ* Resources
The 90, Room 211
440 Hiltop Ave, 40508
Saturday, October 19, 2019
2PM – 4PM

Emperor’s Turnabout

Emperor's Turnabout

Come out and watch some of our incredible Emperors and some of the Emperor’s line get made up in drag as they raise money for our charities for the Imperial Court of Kentucky. Showtime at 9:30 PM. Suggested $5 donation at the door.
Crossings Lexington
Friday, October 18, 2019
Door Donation @ 8:30PM
Show @ 9:30PM

Queens for Recovery

Come out and support the Imperial Court of Kentucky and Bluegrass United Church of Christ as we come together for our 2nd Annual Queens for Recovery Event.
Co-hosts include Dowager Empress 37 Petty Poussey and Dowager Emperor 37 Clayton Burchell.
We are excited to raise awareness & money for Shepherd’s House & Chrysalis House, supporting individuals who are in addiction & recovery programs.
Friday, September 27, 2019
Bluegrass United Church of Christ
$5 Door Donation @ 7:30PM
Show @ 8PM

Julie Vaughn Memorial Closet Ball

Have you ever wanted to wear fabulous outfits? Have you wanted to perform in front of a live audience? Have you ever wanted to do drag? This is the event for you!
If you have ever wanted to participate in drag as a drag queen or king, this is the time. This pageant is designed for first time performers who have never been on the big stage and accepted tips. Participants will be matched up with a local queen and have an hour to get ready before they have to sashay across the dance floor and show their moves!
If you are interested, please reach out to the chair of this event Petty Poussey, Empress 37 or Uma Jewels, Empress 38
All applications are due the night of the pageant at 8:00 pm to the Minister of Protocol, Kali Dupree.
Hugo’s UltraLounge
Sunday, September 15, 2019
$5 Door Donation @ 8PM
Pageant @ 9PM

Grandparents Day Show

Come see your favorite local performers with the Imperial Court of Kentucky and watch them don old-age makeup and pay homage to current hits or the music of yesteryear!
All donations from the event will be dedicated to JustFundKY. he JustFundKY Family is empowering more people to do transformative grass roots work across the commonwealth. With your support, we can empower even more projects that will brighten the lives of LGBTQ Kentuckians from Paducah to Pikeville.
Sunday, September 8, 2019
Hugo’s Ultralounge
$5 Door Donation @ 7PM
Show @ 8PM

Investitures XXXVIII

Come join the Imperial Court of Kentucky and Their Most Imperial Majesties Emperor 38 Daniel Perkins and Empress 38 Uma Jewels as we present Investitures 38 in the Magnolia Room at the Hilton and bestow reign titles!
A limited menu will be provided from venue for purchase of appetizers and bar drinks.
Don’t miss out on the fun!
Membership check in with the Minister of Protocol, Kali Dupree (Kenneth Rains) between 6:00 pm and 6:40 pm to receive title that evening.
Magnolia Room
Hilton Downtown Lexington
Sunday, August 18, 2019
$10 Door Donation @ 6PM
Investitures @ 7PM

Leo Birthday Bash

Your ICK Leo’s are celebrating their Birthdays with a Bash to raise money for our local charities!
Each Leo has chosen one of their favorite performers to invade Crossings Sunday, 8/11 @ 8PM for a night of favorites!
Crossings Lexington
Sunday, August 11, 2019
Door Donation @ 7:30PM
Show @ 8PM