Gentlemen, start your engines because RuPaul‘s 2019 DragCon NYC just happened over the weekend. The inaugural event celebrates drag culture, LGBTQ+ pride and self-love realness featuring all our favorite drag queens from TV series RuPaul’s Drag Race, the best beauty looks and New York Fashion Week-worthy outfits. Take a walk down the pink carpet and see what went down.
Crowd-favorite RuPaul’s Drag Race contestants were spotted everywhere over the weekend. Scarlett Envy wore a literal catsuit with a one-eyed kitten printed on the front paired with sparkling platform heels. Gia Gunn was pretty in pink in a rhinestone-studded bodysuit with exaggerated tulle shoulder details. Beauty queen Plastique Tiara looked snatched in a metallic silver ball gown and matching gliterry headpiece. Kameron Michaels wore an enchantress-inspired look paired with dark makeup, and other attendees followed suit in spooky ghost-themed outfits. Brooke Lynn Hytes went the opposite route and rocked a sunshine yellow look with a plunging neckline.
Detox sported a ’70s-inspired retro blazer, and Silky Ganache went for the ’50s era in a flapper-style fringe dress. Vanessa Vanji Mateo went in a sporty direction in a jersey tank top, hoops and thigh-high boots, whereas other drag queens such as Shuga Cain, Miz Cracker and Milk opted for floor-length, flowy dresses. Scroll through the gallery above to see celebrity drag queens including Darienne Lake, Akeria Chanel Davenport, Nina West, Miss Fame and more, as well as beauty looks and outfits from guests at the conference.
Leave a comment below on who rocked your favorite look at DragCon. For more RuPaul news, here is everything we know so far about all the queens from Rupaul’s Drag Race UK.