Thank you for being a part of the most fabulous fundraiser of the year!!!

What an evening!!! Because of YOU and all our sponsors, we raised over $350,000 in one night to help provide homes and services to people in Los Angeles struggling with chronic mental health issues and HIV/AIDS. 

Congratulations to our 2019 Miss Best in Show, Miss New Jersey Menorah Secaucus (Gregory Marcel) we know you will serve us proud! Special thank you and congratulations to all the runners-up; Miss District of Columbia Shamey Whitehouse (Chris Hallisey), Miss California Beverly Adjacent (Xander Tarigo), Miss New York Irristi-Bubbles (Eddie James), and Miss New Louisiana Shuga Beauxls (Sean Clifford). 


This year the show opened with our long-time supporter and friend,      Kathy Griffin spilling all the tea and dishing about what is happening in Washington D.C. We LOVE you Kathy!!! 


Rounding out the evening with her incredible wit and charm, this years host, Kay Sedia kept the show fun and the audience on their toes! She was joined by our celebrity judges 

  • Lance Bass
  • Ever Carradine
  • Kathy Griffin
  • Dot Marie Jones
  • Kathy Kinney
  • Arden Myrin
  • Kelly Osbourne
  • Lana Parrilla
  • Patrick Rush

We are extremely grateful to the BIDS community and all the work you do year round to put on this show.

Until next year…..

2019 Best in Drag Photos

Thank you to all of our sponsors and partners for helping make Best in Drag Show 2019 possible!

Celebrate Best in Drag all year long with the 2019 Best in Drag Pin-Up Calendar