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High Heel Drag Queen Race 2021 Washington DC
The DC High Heel Drag Queen Race is an annual event that is held each year on the Tuesday before Halloween.
Thousands of spectators flock to Dupont Circle to watch costumed drag queens show off their elaborate outfits and race down 17th Street.
This race began over 30 years ago, The origins of the high heel race can be traced back to when two men decided to race each other, in drag, from one bar to another.
At the DC Drag Queen Race dozens of local residents dress in drag and show off their elaborate outfits. The event is a favorite of the Washington LGBT community but also brings a large crowd from around the region to enjoy an evening of Halloween fun.
Here are the Hotels we recommend that keep you close to all the action,
Gay Map of Washington DC
The gay bars in Washington are a little spread out most are within walking distance from Dupont Circle and U Street Metro stations, so we have chosen Hotels close Dupont Circle Metro gay bars as they have high reviews on booking.com our hotel partner .
Recommended Apartments in Washington
Spread out and kick back in this 2,000+ square feet brownstone home set in the historic Logan Circle. Renovated with hardwood floors, high ceilings, plus central air and heating. It’s incredibly welcoming and features eye-catching original artwork.
Bright & Relaxed
Recline with a book on a rock-gray sofa steeped in the soothing tenor of this bright apartment featuring colorful artworks, classic furnishings, and rich hardwood floors. Prep meals in a warm galley kitchen and dine at a modern glass-top table
Wake up between high-thread-count sheets & raise the blinds to let the light stream in on 3 sides. Catch up on emails in a workspace with giga blast wifi. This plush, apartment also offers a gourmet kitchen and a private, large outdoor deck.
Curl up on the velvety sofa of this homey, lemon-yellow apartment situated in a beautiful historic building in walkable Dupont Circle. Sit out on the patio with a book, do some people-watching, or share a meal in the cozy dining room.
Video Of DC High Heel Drag Queen Race
2017 17th Street High Heel Race Washington D.C.
Recommended Hotels in Washington DC.
The busy gay scenes in Washington DC can be found on 17th Street, H Street, in Adams Morgan, Shaw, Dupont Circle, NoMa, and Navy Yards. All are within a short taxi ride from eachother.
4 Star, Great Location
This Washington, D.C. hotel is located less than 5 minutes’ walk from Dupont Circle and boasts an on-site restaurant and wine bar. The White House is 1.6 km away.