Upcoming Tours

Drag Expo

August, 2021


In The Dark Presents

Get ready, Australia! The nation’s foremost celebration of everything drag, kitsch and pop-culture is coming to Melbourne in August 2021 as DragExpo makes its inaugural sashay into the Melbourne Exhibition & Convention Centre.

Set over two days, this is the chance for Australian fans to catch up with local and international drag artiste royalty including DragExpo Ambassador Karen From Finance alongside PHASE ONE of the confirmed lineup.

Too see more details on ticketing click here

Visitors to DragExpo can meet the stars of RuPaul’s Drag Race, see Australia’s own drag legends and learn their inspiring stories, and enjoy a plethora of panels, tutorials, chill out spaces, performances, fabulous shopping stores, runways, Q&A sessions, meet and greets, official merchandise, a drag market and more. Each of the Rupaul Queens will have their own booth selling their exclusive merch, this is also your chance to meet your favourites!

But it’s not all glamour, glitz and glitter, gurl! From technical tucks to mental health, there’s no area that won’t be plucked and no wig left unturned over the two days. Learn how drag has evolved over the years, how Australia has given drag our own special flavour, and how drag artistes have a message we can all learn from. Most of all, visitors can learn the power that comes from letting you be your real self, with hundreds of like-minded fans on hand to cheer you on.

DragExpo Opening Gala Event
Friday 6th August 2021
The Plenary Theatre at Melbourne Convention Centre
Show starts 8pm until 10pm
All Ages Event 15yrs and under must be accompanied by an adult

Lineup Here : www.dragexpo.com/gala

The Opening Gala will be a fabulous welcoming concert starring the world’s biggest Drag Artists for the Southern Hemisphere’s foremost celebration of everything drag, kitsch and pop culture, DRAG EXPO!

Take your seat, sit back and enjoy the show. You’ll be able to see your favourites a couple of times throughout the show, all hosted by Karen From Finance

Follow Us On Our Socials : @dragexpoau @itdevents

Eventbrite is the only authorised seller of tickets to this event. In the Dark advises caution when purchasing tickets through unauthorised sellers or third parties such as Viagogo, StubHub, Ebay or Gumtree online auctions. These company are onsellers of tickets and may sell tickets at an inflated price. Some dishonest sellers may also sell the same tickets multiple times meaning you will not be able to enter the Venue for your event. In The Dark, Eventbrite or the venue are not able to verify if your tickets are legitimate as they have not been purchased through the official ticketing agent.

Opening Gala - 8pm


Melbourne Convention and Exhibition Centre - 10am


Melbourne Convention and Exhibition Centre - 10am



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