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Mina Gerges Brings Diversity to Drag Race Canada’s Pit Crew

While RuPaul’s Drag Race has had racial diversity in the past, this is the first time body type diversity has graced the Pit Crew.

Drag Race Canada’s debut season has much to be thankful for.

Though Canada’s Pit Crew was initially introduced as a small group, in recent episodes of the show it expanded. In episode four, a full ten members of the Pit Crew arrive to help the queens play a matching game. The group, which truly spanned the spectrum in terms of skin tone, made history as model and activist Mina Gerges became the first Pit Crew member of size.

Mikelle StreetOut Magazine

To read more of this story, follow the link to Out Magazine


Image Credit: (Out Magazine/Canada Drag Race)

Book Your Seat!


Book your seat for the guaranteed sold out viewing party for Canada’s Drag Race! Every Thursday hosting by Kelowna’s cocktail Queen herself, Sparkle!

Test your Drag Race knowledge with our weekly trivia! Fabulous prizes to be won! And to top it all off!! Sparkle will be doing a surpriSe lip sync every week! Sparkle will be performing the elimination song and finds out what that song is when we, the audience, finds out too!!

You don’t want to miss out on this amazing evening of fun and games and drag!

To find out more: https://www.facebook.com/events/580167469308787/


TV Night with Freida Whales


Great night, packed house, fun games – what better way to celebrate the premiere of Canada’s Drag Race than with the Okanagans first ever drag race viewing party at Dunnenzies!!!

Freida Whales made a real splash hosting to the full house at Dunnenzies Downtown. The party started out with a personal message sent in from the stunning Anastarzia Anaquway, then dove right into the episode.

The whole house was fully immersed in the show, cheering on the queens and loving the judges’ Canadian puns. Conversations from tables were overheard tooting and booting the first batch of Northern queens. Due to the outrageous laughter, Jimbo’s performance seemed to be the “TV Night” crowd favourite.

Every week episodes will be followed by a different unique drag-related game, designed to be enjoyed by all levels of drag race fans. The winning table takes home a coveted special edition Freida Whales’s “TV Night Royalty” pin and Dunnenzies goodies. The first game up was a “Match Game” extravaganza, matching the quote to the queen and the challenge to the season. The crowd was having a gag-worthy time trying to guess the correct answers, and left the party keen to know what next week’s challenge would be.

Reservations are mandatory due to continuing health restrictions and limited seating.

Canada’s Drag Race Viewing

The grandest of all – Canada’s Drag Race – is here! and what’s better than enjoying at the Okanagan’s first LGBT2Q+ lounge. #Pride
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Join us every Thursday, starting July 2nd, at 7:30pm for a very special viewing of the show hosted by the ravishing Sparkle.
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The race to the crown is going to be – Hot. Feisty. And Delicious with our 12 Drag Race inspired bites named after the 12 contestants. #YummyinMyTummy

Featuring one complimentary Drag Race inspired bite from the menu every Thursday night during the viewing. And 6 bites for $15.
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And it gets better. Our “Canadian” pizza named after one of the judges, Brooke Lynn Hytes, will be on a special price too.⠀⠀⠀
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Call us at (236) 420-4565 to make a reservation.