Calling all drag fans! Tynomi Banks, the iconic Toronto-based Drag Entertainer and Canada’s Drag Race alum is headlining a new GTA drag concert series to help kick off the summer. The Drive ‘N Queens Summer Series is a monthly, high energy, all-ages drag show that will feature some of Banks’ friends and favourite queens.

In addition to Banks, the series features some of Canada’s favourite queens, including:  JIMBO,  Lemon,  JuiceBoxx, Kiara, Jada Hudson, Ivory Towers, Miss Fiercalicious, and Aurora Matrix. Special guests for the remaining shows will be announced in the coming weeks.

“We’ve all been through one mother of a year, so I’ve decided to bring some joy back to our city with a high-energy Saturday night drag show. Get ready for some of Canada’s favourite queens to energize you and make you feel alive again. Can’t wait to see you all!”  Love Tynomi xo  

The shows will take place once a month from June – October at CityView Drive-In, (20 Polson Pier, Toronto). Tickets are on sale now for the first two performances scheduled for June 12 and July 10. Prices start from $120 per car. Check out to purchase tickets and for more information.

Drive ‘N Queens Summer Series

Saturday, June 12

Tynomi Banks headlines and welcomes guests JIMBOLemon, Jada Hudson, and Aurora Matrix. Emcee & DJ Set by Dancing Phil Doors: 8pm Show Time: 9pm

One lucky fan will also receive a prize pack from Yohomo during the June 12 show.

Saturday, July 10

Tynomi Banks headlines and welcomes guests JuiceBoxx, Kiara, Ivory Towers, and Miss Fiercalicious. Emcee & DJ Set by Dancing Phil Doors: 8pm Show Time: 9pm

Details for the following shows will be released soon:

  • Saturday, Aug 21
  • Saturday, Sept 18
  • Saturday, Oct 9

The Drive ‘N Queens Summer Series is produced by Straight Up Management.

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