From: Saturday, December 16, 2023
To: Saturday, December 16, 2023
Draghouse Copenhagen MX DRAGHOUSE 2023
Draghouse Copenhagen presents MX DRAGHOUSE, the ultimate drag pageant.
- Visiting Copenhagen for the event? Stay close to the venue at the Andersen Boutique Hotel, a superb 4 star venue just 200 m from Copenhagen Central Station. Andersen Boutique Hotel provides stylish rooms with décor by award-winning company Designers Guild. Each room has soundproofed windows, a shower and Molton Brown toiletries.
- Next Edition – 16th December – Xmas Xtravaganza, from 8 pm until midnight.
- Draghouse puts Drag inclusivity at the forefront and create a space that’s open to ANY and ALL Drag performers – regardless of their anatomy, gender identity, or experience level.
- The Dragtacular Xmas Show Will Be A Greatest Hits Of 2023 Songs, Impersonations And The Odd Christmas Song Or Two. Drag Style – Off Course.
- So Grab Your Best Decorations, Put Them On Your Head And Head Straight To Vega.
- Under the Tree You’ll Find Evita Kedavra, Anna-lingus Wintour, Philipina, Charlie Mac Angel, Karli Kuff, Kacey Jayne Ludmilla Luxor (Winner Of “Fresh Meat” 2023)
- Vega is a live music venue on Vesterbro in Copenhagen and ranks among the nation’s most popular and respected music and party venues. The building that now houses VEGA was originally called The People’s House.
- VEGA is one of the youngest buildings in Denmark to be listed for special architectural interest. Design features such as the dark wood-panelling, the mahogany floors, the friezes and the inventive details of railings and lamps make this building an architectural gem.
Drag House Competitions
- Return in 2024 – Each year the competition features different categories.
- Contestants will be judged by a panel of distinguished judges AND the audience.
- The winner of MX Draghouse will receive a price of 15.000 danish kroner (not tax-free) and the right to perform at every Draghouse show until the next MX Draghouse.
Where to stay in Gay Copenhagen?
The following Copenhagen hotels are currently trending with our readers. All are close to the city’s top attractions and bustling gay scene:
Gay Map of Copenhagen
Almost all of the gay bars and clubs are located in the city center around the famous Strøget shopping street. They are all within walking distance of each other.
Recommended Hotels in Copenhagen By Bookings
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We have chosen hotels in Copenhagen that keep you close to all the shops,restaurants & bars
Hotel Skt Petri
5 Star, Luxury
Located in Copenhagen’s old Latin Quarter, this stylish hotel offers free WiFi, and designer rooms. Just 4 minutes’ walk away is the main shopping street, Strøget. Air conditioning, flat-screen TV and parquet flooring. Some rooms have a balcony or a terrace. The restaurant and bar are located right in the buzzing centre of the hotel lobby.
Scandic Palace Hotel
4 Star, Readers Choice
Situated by City Hall Square in central Copenhagen, this elegant hotel features Nordic cuisine, a popular bar and individually designed rooms with modern décor, flat-screen TVs and free WiFi. The spacious rooms at Scandic Palace Hotel include cable TV, black tiled bathrooms and relaxing armchairs. Many offer views of Copenhagen’s vibrant city centre.
4 Star, Great Value
Featuring panoramic city views from the rooftop terrace, this central Copenhagen hotel sits between the National Museum of Copenhagen and Copenhagen City Hall Square. A complimentary wine hour between 17:00-18:00 is offered daily to guests at the lobby bar. Large windows, a writing desk and cable TV come standard.
4 Star, Location
The stylish Hotel Alexandra is 200 m from Copenhagen’s Town Hall Square and Tivoli Gardens. Its soundproofed rooms have a flat-screen TV, a tea/coffee maker and classic Danish designer furniture. Free Wi-Fi is available in all of Alexandra’s rooms, along with the lobby. The Spisebaren Knøw offers organic comfort food and well known Danish dishes
Video Of behind the scenes look at Draghouse
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Top Gay Neighbourhoods in Copenhagen
Denmark has a reputation for being one of the most LGBTQ+-friendly countries in the world. Same-sex sexual activity was decriminalized in Denmark in 1933, making it one of the first countries in the world to do so. In 1989, Denmark became the first country to legally recognize same-sex registered partnerships. In 2012, Denmark legalized same-sex marriage, allowing same-sex couples to marry and adopt children, just like opposite-sex couples.
Vesterbro | Close to the city centre
- Vesterbro is a trendy and diverse neighborhood that houses many LGBTQ+-friendly bars, cafes, and clubs.
- It’s known for its inclusive atmosphere and is home to the famous “Red Square,” which has several gay-friendly venues.
- Vesterbro and Copenhagen as a whole have been known to host LGBTQ+ events and festivals, including the annual Copenhagen Pride parade.
- During Pride Week, various LGBTQ+-themed events, parties, and activities take place
- Discover the best things to see and do in Vesterbro
This area is close to Vesterbro & is known for its elegant atmosphere. It has a few LGBTQ+-friendly bars & cafes.
The city center also has a concentration of LGBTQ+ venues, making it a popular area for both locals & visitors.