The 4th annual Austin International Drag Festival will take place November 15-18, 2018.
We’re back and bringing on the FIERCE!
Once again, Austin, Texas becomes the center of the Drag Universe as hundreds of Drag Artists from all over the world descend upon our fair city to entertain thousands of Drag fans and each other. This is the crème de la crème of the Drag world. Each artist will be displaying their greatest talents for your education and entertainment.
CLOSE TO 400 PERFORMANCES ALL WEEKEND! Including the following Headliners
(AND your festival pass allows you to MEET ALL HEADLINERS FOR FREE!)
Keep checking this page for future Headliner announcements!!!
In the daytime, visit the Drag Village located in our host hotel where you will be treated to Drag showcases, a Drag Market, Meet & Greets, Panels, Workshops, Podcasts, Game Shows, a Photography Studio, a Glamour Lounge, a Welcome Dinner, after hours events, VIP & Artist Hospitality Suite, and much more.
In the evenings catch our Drag Shuttle to the Red River Cultural District in downtown Austin to witness even more of the best Drag artists from around the world in multiple venues just feet from each other!
This is an ALL AGES festival. The nightly Drag showcases are limited to ages 18+.
Children ages 16 and younger should be accompanied by an adult. Some festival content and language (including artist performances) may not be suitable for all ages. Parental discretion is advised.
This is a 100% volunteer run nonprofit event produced by Austin International Drag Foundation Inc., a 501c3 nonprofit dedicated to the education, support and advancement of Drag Artists everywhere.
Support Your Drag Community
Please visit our foundation page, management and volunteer website.