Imperial Court of Arizona

Imperial Sovereign Empire of Arizona

Events for Reign XIII

Welcome to our calendar of events. Our goal is to have at least one fundraiser or benefit a month so there is always lots to do. Please join us either as a spectator and contributor or as a member. View this page in calendar format.

Our combined board and membership meetings are held on the third Sunday of the month at the Phoenix Pride LGBT Center, starting at 1:00 pm. Please feel free to join us at these meetings!

Winter Blanket Drive

12/22/2018 - 10:00pm to 12/23/2018 - 5:00pm
The Rock (view map)

Princess Royale of Reign 13 Barbra Seville is hosting a blanket drive during her show on Saturday Dec 22nd. and again on Dec 23rd.  We'll be collecting hats, coats, blankets, first aid kits, socks, gloves, oral hygiene items and more for the Valley's homeless to be distributed by Finding My Shoes. Help us spread some holiday cheer to those in need!

Winter Wonderland Gala

12/15/2018 - 5:30pm to 12/16/2018 - 12:00am

The Imperial Court of Arizona and Emperor and Empress XII Dave McQueen and Akasha Knight proudly present Winter Wonderland Gala! Join us for a festive evening of Holiday music, fabulous raffle prizes, light appetizers, adult beverages and more to benefit Logan's Playground. Once again, our community partners and organizations will be presenting toys and checks and we'll be presenting our Spirit of Christmas Awards to deserving members of the community.

The show will be hosted by Trixxie Deluxe and Nikki Knowles and features live music by Random Gingers, MK Underwood, and Voices of the Desert as well as holiday drag performances by the Monarchs, members and friends of the Imperial Court!

This year, in addition to our regular $15 tickets, we are proud to offer limited VIP Experience Tickets for $50 which give attendees early entry to a cocktail hour with open bar and hors d'oeurves as well as priority seating and entry into an exclusive raffle drawing. VIP tickets are limited to the first 30 sold.

VIP COCKTAIL HOUR - 5:30 - 6:30pm
DOORS - 6pm
SHOW - 7pm

So You Think You can Bake?

12/02/2018 - 2:00pm
The Rock (view map)

Join the Imperial Court for a Bake-Off of epic proportions to raise money for Ripple Phoenix! Bring your best dessert creation and compete for gift baskets, cards and more!
Prizes For: Taster's Choice - Most Votes, Naughtiest - Sinfully Delicious or Use Your Imagination, and Nicest - Best presentation
$20 /entry to compete
$5 Admission - includes tasting kit with Starbucks Coffee/HotCocoa, a small plate, utensils, candy cane and voting tickets

CONTESTANTS: please arrive to register no later than 1:30pm
and provide 3 dozen samples of 1-3oz ea.

Contact Nikki Knowles, Trixxie Deluxx, DJ Galaxy or Ty Diaz for more information

Raised: $881

Drag Bingo Fundraiser

11/25/2018 - 2:00pm
Cruisin' 7th (view map)

Join us for Drag Bingo with hosts Espressa Grande’ and Lady Christian along with the Imperial Court of Arizona. Benefiting The Bryon Wiley Memorial Scholarship. The buy-in is $20 with $5 for Extra Cards. Prize bags for each round with a Roku Smart TV for the final round. There will also be a live Jewelry Auction by Christian Designs.

Raised: $845

Imperial Court Prelim to Mr and MIss Phoenix Pride Pageant

11/18/2018 - 5:30pm
The Rock (view map)

Join the Imperial Court for an Evening at the Imperial Palace as we honor our Mister and Miss Imperial Court, Roman Holiday and Alexus Montoya and find out who will vy for the crown at the Phoenix Pride Pagent in 2019!

Hosted by Olivia Gardens and Dame Julie Craig, the evening will feature contestants competing in presentation, formal wear, talent and on-stage question as well as themed raffle baskets throughout the evening
$5 Suggested doantion at the door goes to benefit the Phoenix Pride Scholarship program.

Raised: $366


11/10/2018 - 2:00pm to 5:00pm

Come one come all, Hurry Hurry Step right up and raise some money for One-n Ten at this all-ages show!
Join the Imperial Court of Arizona for an afternoon of carnival games, food and fun featuring performances by members and friends of the Imperial Court as well as the youth of One-n Ten!

Raised: $170

Paws For Patriots Weekend

11/09/2018 - 9:00pm to 11/11/2018 - 6:00pm

It's Veteran's Day Weekend and the Imperial Court of Arizona presents Paws for Patriots Weekend with several opportunities to give to Southeast Guide Dogs!

On Friday the 9th, all of our current line members join forces in a military themed event where teams Army, Navy, Air Force and Marines go head to head to see who can raise the most money in a friendly bar-crawl competition that goes all around the Valley. Who knows what the teams will come up with to raise money but we guarantee it'll be lots of fun!

On Saturday the 10th the fundraising continues on the Patio at Charlies starting at 9:30 with tips, live auction items and jello shots hosted by Countess fo Reign XIII Claudia B aand Friends!

On Sunday, put on your favorite military uniform and join us for a U.S.O Show at Cruisin 7! We'll have raffle baskets and an afternoon of patriotic performances starting at 3pm hosted by United States Navy Veteran Emperor IX Bill Mitchell


Raised: $3,507

Holiday Turkey Drive

11/04/2018 - 3:00pm
The Rock (view map)

Join the Imperial Court of Arizona along with Phoenix Pride, Fierce Friends of Phoenix and Ripple at the Rock on November 4th at 3pm to collect frozen turkeys and non-perishable food items for Joshua Tree Feeding Program.

Each donation will receive 5 tickets for your chance to win one of 4 gift baskets. Plus enjoy 2 for 1 well and domestic all afternoon while supporting this great cause!

Raised: $1,527

Emperor's Ball: Burlesque of the Bizarre

11/03/2018 - 7:00pm
Bunkhouse Saloon (view map)

Come one. Come all! Step right up to the Emperor's Ball. Join us as we honor Emperor XIII Eddie Broadway with a Burlesque of the Bizarre featuring performances by the Gaslight Circus and members and friends of the Imperial Court. $5 suggested donation to benefit the Imperial Court of Arizona

Raised: $460

Rainbows Festival Volunteering

10/20/2018 (All day) to 10/21/2018 (All day)

Members of the Imperial Court volunteered for Rainbows Festival weekend. 

Raised: $1,100

11th Annual Bryon Wiley Underwear Auction

10/06/2018 - 12:00pm to 5:00pm
Bunkhouse Saloon (view map)

Help us remove these sexy underwear from our gorgeous bartender models while raising money for the Imperial Court's Bryon Wiley Memorial Scholarship Fund!

Come out and enjoy a nice afternoon on the Patio at Bunkhouse hosted by Olivia Gardens and Lady Christian and featuring
Beer Bust , Jello Shots and Raffles throughout the day
Food starts at Noon - $5 donation    Auction at 1pm
ENTER FOR YOUR CHANCE TO WIN! One of Two $500 Southwest Airlines Gift Cards 49" UltraHD Roku Smart TV  or  43" Roku Smart TV
Tickets: $5 each  or 5 for $20

Raised: $4,828

Girlie Show Takeover

10/05/2018 - 10:00pm
The Rock (view map)

The Imperial Court takes over Barbra Seville's Girlie Show on Friday Oct. 5th to raise money for the Gunner Broadway Spectrum Grant!

Join hosts Eddie Broadway and Tyra Marie for an evening of fun and entertainment as they welcome special guests Trixxie DeLuxxe and Dustin Riot!

Raised: $728

Drag Bingo Fundraiser

09/30/2018 - 2:00pm
Cruisin' 7th (view map)

Join us for Drag Bingo with hosts Espressa Grande’ and Lady Christian along with the Imperial Court of Arizona. Benefiting The Broadway Gatlyn Spectrum Grant. The buy-in is $20 with $5 for Extra Cards. Prize bags for each round with a Roku Smart TV for the final round. There will also be a live Jewelry Auction by Christian Designs.

Raised: $750

Ride for the Youth

09/29/2018 - 2:30pm
The Rock (view map)

Join the Imperial Court's Alexus Montoya for an afternoon of drag, bicycle auctions and other fun stuff as we raise money for WeCycle USA, a non profit that uses recycled parts to teach kids how to build and repair bicycles and promote environmentally friendly transportation. Located in Mesa they provide tools supplies and knowledge necessary to maintain and safely operate bicycles.

Raised: $631

Sister Act!

09/22/2018 - 6:00pm
The Rock (view map)

Join the Imperial Court and special guests for an evening of She"nun"igans and holy spirits when we raise money for the Metropolitan Community Church at the Rock!

Raised: $933

Viva Mexico!

09/16/2018 - 5:00pm
The Rock (view map)

It's Mexican Independence Day and what better way to celebrate than with a Celebracion de Mexico featuring food, latinex drag show and pinatas! All proceeds go to benefit the Tyra Marie Hispsnaic Scholarship fund!

Raised: $320

Aye Qye Rico Car Wash

09/16/2018 (All day)

Jake Segura and Aleah Rico Present Aye Que Rico Car Wash


Leos NightClub, Albuquerque New Mexico

Benefiting: Tyra Marie Hispanic Scholarship Fund



Raised: $252

Regal Revue

09/15/2018 - 10:30pm to 09/16/2018 - 1:30am
Cruisin' 7th (view map)

Lady Christian has graciously offered her stage at C7 for our annual regal revue where the former and current Monarchs of the Imperial Court strut their stuff for you on a Saturday night!
we'll have a great drag performances, raffle prizes and more for your entertainment. $3 cover to the bar and tips and proceeds from raffles got to support the efforts of the Legendary Firebird College of Monarchs.

Raised: $300

Paint with a Purpose

09/09/2018 - 2:30pm to 4:30pm

Come enjoy a fun afternoon of painting, raffle prizes, and a drag show to benefit Free Arts for Abused Children. Only $10/person for 2 canvases, Sponsor a child to attend for only $5 more! This event is all ages friendly and great opportunity for those non-drinking members of the community to support a great cause!

Raised: $213


09/02/2018 - 3:00pm to 6:00pm
The Rock (view map)

Join the Imperial Court for a cheesey gooey tasty good time at the Macdown Mac and Cheese Contest!  $20 to enter your mac and cheesiest gourmet creation for a chance at the title of Best Mac and Cheese as chosen by our selected panel of judges! Judge for yourself by paying $1 for each tasting ballot to select people's choice! all proceeds benefit the Tyra Marie Hispanic Scholarship Fund

Raised: $708

A benefit for Dancing for 1N10: Lady Christian & Elvin

08/12/2018 - 2:00pm
The Rock (view map)

Help us help Lady Christian and Elvin raise money for One N Ten's Dance Competition Dancing For One N Ten! Join Viscountess Trixxie Deluxe and members and friends of the Imperial Court for an afternoon of fun featuring a drag show, raffle prizes and Jello Shots!

Raised: $1,112

Evening Under the Stars

08/11/2018 - 9:00pm
Charlies (view map)

Come join the party under the stars at Charlies to raise money for the Imperial Court of Arizona!

Raised: $474

Camp Drag

08/05/2018 - 5:00pm to 7:00pm
The Rock (view map)

Ever wanted to see some of your favorite community members dressed in Drag? Join the Imperial Court of Arizona's Afeelya Bunz as she hosts Camp Drag, a turnabout to benefit One-N-Ten's Canp OUTDoors!

$3 cover

Raised: $1,509

Solid Gold: Soundtrack of Our Lives

08/04/2018 - 9:00pm to 08/05/2018 - 12:00am
Nu Towne Saloon (view map)

Come and get "Footloose" and have "the Time of Your Life" when the Imperial Court presents Solid Gold: Soundtrack of our Lives featuring the music you know and love from your favorite movies!
join hosts Madison S. Gardens and Sergio de la Draco for a trip "Back in Time" through the "Danger Zone" and maybe even "Under the Sea" for a great night of fun to raise money for Racing Home Greyhound Adoption at Nutowne Saloon starting at 9pm!

Raised: $825

Stacy's Follies Imperial Court Show

07/29/2018 - 7:00pm

Stacy's Follies presents an evening with the Imperial Court to raise money for AIDsWalk!

Raised: $541

Bingo at C7

07/29/2018 - 2:00pm to 5:00pm
Cruisin' 7th (view map)

Join the Imperial Court for an afternoon of Bingo with fabulous prizes including jewelry, gift certificates, bar tabs and lots more! $20 to play all games goes to benefit our team for Dancing for One N Ten Lady Christina and Elvin!

Raised: $1,070

Mamma Mia!

07/28/2018 - 6:30pm to 8:30pm
The Rock (view map)

Join the Imperial Court of Arizona for an ABBA Extravaganza to Benefit Ignite Your Status! Members and Friends of the court will be performing music from both Mamma Mia movies plus other ABBA hits! Plus, we'll have great raffle prizes to choose from in our Chinese raffle as well as a 50/50 drawing! So bring out your inner "Dancing Queen", be a "Super Trooper" and help us raise some "Money Money Money!" for Ignite!

Raised: $700

Red White and Fabulous 4th

07/04/2018 - 1:00pm
The Rock (view map)

Join the Imperial Court of Arizona for Hot Dogs, Burgers all the fixins and a drag show at The Rock at 1pm on Wednesday July 4th as we celebrate our nation with patriotic songs, raffle prizes great food and even better company!

Raised: $724

Investiture XIII

06/10/2018 - 3:00pm
Cruisin' 7th (view map)

Investiture XIII: A Gothic Affaire

Featuring Performances by:
Mr. & Miss AGRA 2019 Candidates Ryan Knop & Nikki Starr

MIss Phoenix Pride 2018 Mya McKenzie

Miss Stacy's 2018 Franzia

Arizona USofA MI 1st Alternate Dustin Riot and Arizona EOY Femme 2018 Dita Savage

Hosted by Tom Bledsoe & Barbra Seville

Coem join us as the Imperial Lines are set for Reign XIII!

$5 Suggested Donation to benefit the Imperial Court of Arizona

Raised: $218

Broadway Gives Back

06/03/2018 - 10:00am

Bobby Gordon and Los Diablos present : A special installment of Broadway Brunch! #broadwaygivesback and June 3rd will be for the Imperial Court of Arizona!

A portion of the brunch proceeds will go to the court! So come have fun, sing some songs, win some prizes and give to a good cause!

Raised: $212

The Broadway Gatlyn Spectrum Grant

06/01/2018 (All day)
Raised: $112

Tyra Marie Hispanic Scholarship Program

06/01/2018 (All day)
Raised: $900

2nd Annual Swimsuit Auction

05/19/2018 - 1:00pm to 5:00pm
Kobalt Bar (view map)

Please join The Imperial Court of Arizona for the 2nd annual Swimsuit Auction! It's gonna be hot and wild! So come on down to Kobalt Bar and bid on your favorite swimwear it's all for charity! There will be Raffle's for Televisions, Tablets and Jewelry ( see poster for ticket prices ) Hosted by Lady Christian LC Christian and Olivia Gardens. All benefiting the Bryon Wiley Memorial Scholarship fund. Hope to see you there!

Raised: $5,034