Miami's third-annual queer festival Wigwood docked a yacht off Biscayne Bay on Friday, February 1, for its first night of drag festivities this year out on the open water. On Saturday, February 2, the event returned to Gramps in Wynwood for night two featuring local and visiting acts Queef Latina, Hairy Bradshaw, Ms. Toto, Kunst, Merrie Cherie, MILK, Abhora, Dorian Electra, and MTHR TRSA.
LA-based A Club Called Rhonda touched down in Miami Saturday, February 10, for a sensual, one-night collaboration with III Points at Club Space downtown. Hosted by local queens Queef Latina & Juleisy Inbed, Space hummed into the early morning with the sounds of Beautiful Swimmers, Benji B, Honey Soundsystem, Goddollars & Paradise, Kim Ann Foxman, Totally Enormous Extinct Dinosaurs, and more. Slideshow for Miami New Times.
The second-annual Wigwood Queer Festival returned to Miami for a weekend of live performances, local vendors, panels, and a place to party in a safe, inclusive space. Friday night kicked off at the Scottish Rite Temple downtown featuring major headliners Thorgy of RuPaul's Drag Race, Victoria Elizabeth Black of Dragula, Sateen, Evah Destruction, Imp Queen, and a perfomance from local icon Queef Latina. Saturday night returned to Gramps Wynwood for a lineup of Miami's finest including Miss Toto, Jupiter Velvet, Dang-ho Yu Sickning, Poorgrrrl, and many others. Here is a collection of the best creatures we ran into all weekend. Shot for Miami New Times.
The first-ever Wigwood queer festival invaded Gramps on Saturday, February 4, with an eccentric lineup of local queens, visiting acts from New York and L.A., plus music, panel discussions and a live auction. The all-day affair filled the bar, patio, and back stage room to comfortable capacity with a glittery mix of platform shoes and gender fluid characters drinking and dancing between rowdy sets of performances. Slideshow for Miami New Times.