Mark your calendars…it’s time for ICON the huge annual gala that raises funds for one of LGBTQ Seattle’s most important non-profits as well as its oldest: Seattle Counseling Service. The 13th annual event created and hosted by Seattle’s community queen, Aleksa Manila is happening Sunday, April 23rd at the Seattle Marriott Waterfront Hotel.
Here’s the skinny:
ICON 13 – A Celebration of Drag, Art and Life!
Sunday April 23, 2017 – Seattle Marriott Waterfront Hotel
5pm – VIP Reception (for VIP ticket holders only)
6pm – General Admission Doors Open
7pm – Event Program and Dinner begins promptly
SCS’ very own and Seattle’s sweetheart, ALEKSA MANILA is proud to host and direct this annual variety show for thirteen years that honors drag and queer entertainment reminiscent of Seattle’s Garden of Allah. Conceptualized in 2004 and inspired by Seattle’s drag fundraising culture, Aleksa envisioned a fun-filled night at the Timberline, a well-known gay nightlife establishment, where everyone celebrated diversity whilst making a difference for the LGBTQ community. Ms. Manila continues to bring her wit and charm while guiding guests through world-class entertainment with her fabulous FRIENDS…including:
- AMORA DIOR BLACK
- ARNALDO! DRAG CHANTEUSE
- ATASHA MANILA
- CEASAR HART
- FRAYA LOVE
- ISAAC SCOTT
- JAXEN BROWN
- JACQUE LARRAINZAR
- LA SAVEONA MANILA HUNT
- SHANGHAI PEARL
- SPARKLE LEIGH
- WAXIE MOON
Don’t miss out on the most fun fundraiser of the year – see and be seen – enjoy fabulous entertainment – meet new friends – where else can you do all of this and simultaneously support the behavioral health and well-being of your LGBTQ community?
VIP Reception w/ complimentary beverage
Exclusive LIVE! performance by international cabaret sensation Arnaldo! Drag Chanteuse with David Salonen, John Engerman and Steve Ryals on strings