Best Drag Shows And Events In London
It's fierce, it's fabulous and will not take any of your shit; whether you like it or not, drag is here to stay. Drag shows in London are hot property everywhere from the lights of the West End to the mean streets of East London. From boisterous boozy brunches to glittering cabarets, you can barely move for these luscious ladies. We've rounded up the creme de la creme of the London drag show scene so you know exactly where to find the very best in charisma, uniqueness, nerve and talent...
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Last updated on 15th February 2024
Searching for a fun drag show to attend? You'll definitely want to check out Orange Gina and Henrietta's amazing performances as they lip-sync and host competitions throughout. Plus, you'll get to play bingo, featuring some of the best pop classics.
On the first Sunday of the month, The Bedford in Balham hosts CAMPFRUIT. Not only can you indulge in a scrumptious roast dinner from the pub's delicious menu, but also enjoy eccentric drag entertainment from some of the coolest queens about.
Legs Eleven: The Burlesque Bingo Show is an evening you won't forget for all the right reasons. Grab your mates and head down to East London to enjoy some fabulous entertainment courtesy of the hottest tassel-twirling stars in the UK. Food-wise, you can expect a 'Well Rounded Menu' featuring bites in the shape of balls, like haddock and parmesan arancini or mini macaroni cheese spheres.
Keeping us entertained wit a host of fun events, Brixton Jamm doesn't disappoint when it comes to putting on an epic drag show. The South London party den will be welcoming #ThatsDrag for a raucous evening of sequin-fuelled, sass-infused bingo with some of the fiercest queens around.
If you're after something worth remembering, then head along to Market House on Coldharbour Lane for That's Drag Bingo Show. Expect fabulous entertainment from queens Orange Gina, Ariel Bold and Magik, all while playing the best-loved game or sipping on bespoke bevvies.
The Exhibit are pulling it out the bag with their Drag 'N' Dine event. Not only will you be treated to a spectacular night of entertainment from HERR... THE QUEEN, but you'll also enjoy a delicious three-course meal and a glass of bubbles while you're at it.
Enjoy a night of laughs and glamour by going to Drag Bingo with Dame Jame, at The Star of Bethnal Green, a cosy boozer nestled in the heart of East London. A £6 ticket will bag you four games with plenty of prizes to be won, from bubbles to shots, as your glitzy host shows you the ropes.
If you're searching for an awesome drag event, be sure to head to Skylight in Peckham's bottomless brunch. Expect 90 minutes of free-flowing prosecco, rum punch and bloody mary's, while tucking into a breakfast treat and enjoying some top-notch entertainment.
With fabulous drag and other variety acts across the night, Glitter & Titter Cabaret is ideal when you're in need of a good laugh or a showstopping show in the heart of London. Better yet, The Albany are hosting, so expect stellar food and drink to boot.
The Honor Oak in Forest Hill is holding a fun-filled party packed with fierce queens. Tickets to Drag Me Out Night are free, so there's no excuse not to head down on the 13th of April for dazzling entertainment hosted by That Girl. Doors open at 7.30pm and the show starts at 8pm sharp.
A drag show and bingo event in one, this fun and fabulous night will have you joining a trio of queens. Orange Gina, Ariel Bold and Magik (with a k) will be taking over The Red Lion in Barnet for an evening of lip-syncing, NSFW banter and epic performances.
Fancy a bit of cheeky entertainment? Then bag yourself tickets to The Book Club's Not Another Drag Brunch in Shoreditch. You'll be tickled silly by fierce musical bingo games, drag performances and more, all while delving into bottomless drinks and delicious pizza.
Spice up your nights out with a trip to Concrete where Kiki with Drag Queens is back to take it to the runway. With 4 fabulous queens and 8 epic performances alongside slices from Pizza East. What more could you want?
If there's one thing Shenanigans Cabaret from Hoxton Underbelly knows, it's how to put on an epic drag show. Hosted by Foxi Blue on the last Thursday of every month, phenomenal performers entertain with the likes of pole dance, burlesque and comedy.
Fancy some fabulous fun? Then head to The Viaduct for a stunning show. Enjoy a 90 minute boozy bottomless brunch complete with prosseco. Chow down on burgers, wings and delightful desserts as drag queens and a DJ keep the good times rolling.
Always one to bring the party, Soho's Zebrano is bringing you a fun event of drag, live music and 2-4-1 drinks. Hosted by the one and only Vanity von Glow, this experience will treat you to a tasty afternoon tea and bottomless bellinis, as your queen keeps you entertained.
Make your way over to cabaret cavern CellarDoor in Covent Garden for a bucketload of drag-doused debauchery. Whether you fancy bottomless bingo hosted by fabulous queens or a singing, side-splitting bonanza, there's an event with your name on it.
When it comes down to drag shows in East London, Bounce knows exactly what Londoners want. Enter the Old Street and Farringdon venues, which offer up ping pong competitions, free-flowing beer or prosecco all soundtracked by fabulous live entertainment.
It's all kicking off at The Viaduct when The Big Bank Holiday Drag Bingo Brunch rolls into town. Expect a brilliant afternoon of hilarious bingo, live DJs and drag performances. But that's not all, as you'll also enjoy a two-course meal accompanied by free-flowing drinks.
You can always rely on Funnyboyz when it comes to top-notch drag events in the city. With shows at best-loved venues across London, you can expect to enjoy acts including Drag Race USA's favourite Cynthia Lee Fountaine or Linda Golde, alongside plenty of bingo and drinks.
Head on down to a Tonight Josephine across London if you're in the mood for a drag afternoon tea. Grab bingo by all 70 of its balls while enjoying fresh beats and tasty treats, all hosted by dabbing-mad Bande De Filles.