November 10, 2018 at 3:10 pm EST | by Mariah Cooper
Eagle preps for anniversary weekend
DC Eagle anniversary, gay news, Washington Blade

Willam (Photo by Mathu Anderson; courtesy DC Eagle)

The D.C. Eagle (3701 Benning Rd., N.E.) celebrates its 47th anniversary with events Nov. 16-18. 

On Friday, Nov. 16, drag superstar Willam will perform during the Birds of Prey Drag Show. Ba’Naka hosts the party. Brooklyn Heights, Iyana Deschanel, Sasha Adams Sanchez and Bambi Ne’Cole Ferrah will also perform. DJ Icy Funk will spin tracks for the evening. Show starts at 10 p.m. Tickets are $15. VIP meet and greet tickets with Willam are $30. 

On Saturday, Nov. 17, there will be a cookout and auction. Tickets are $10. Later, there will be the annual Mr. D.C. Eagle and the first ever Ms. D.C. Eagle contest and victory dance. Tickets are $15. On Sunday, Nov. 18 is the victory cookout. Tickets are $10. Afterwards, guests can hop on the Sunday Evening Bus Crawl to help show off the new Mr. and Ms. D.C. Eagle at local D.C. bars. Tickets are $15. Weekend ticket packages are also available. 

For more information on events and ticket pricing, visit dceagle.com. 

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