Austin, Texas: The World’s Next Drag Capital?

Published Date Author: , April 15th, 2016

Austin, Texas

Austin, Texas might be best known for being the home of the annual South by Southwest festival, but a new artistic sub-culture is slowly taking over.

In the spirit of “Keep Austin Weird,” the city is becoming a global leader in drag entertainment. From false lashes to sequin gowns, drag queens and kings can be found in venues across the city, and once a year the city hosts hundreds of drag performers for a three-day festival known as Austin International Drag Festival. Performers and fans travel from around the world to celebrate the art of drag and to meet a variety of entertainers.

The Austin International Drag Festival is just one many ways the city’s drag scene is becoming internationally recognized.

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Austin Pool Builders - Gravatar Austin Pool Builders said on September 18, 2016, 12:26 am:

the place to be!

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