New Queers Eve

Showcase Lounge

$20 Early Bird (before October 1st)
$30 Advance | $35 Day of Show


It’s time to ring in the new year with New Queers Eve – the annual LGBTQ+ dance party event of the season, hosted by Emoji Nightmare. Featuring music by GAYBAR that will have you dancing into 2024 and over a dozen tantalizing drag and burlesque performances – plus a special midnight champagne toast. Don’t miss the best – and queerest – way to ring in the new year!

Drag and burlesque performers include Philly Pina (Albany, NY), Katniss Everqueer, Rhedd Rhumm, Green Mountain Cabaret, Domini’que Anjou, Miss Czechoslovakia, Karina Libido, Carmen Gettit, King Cocktail, Bethadone Clinique, Prince Muffin, Mochaccino, and Stevie Glitz. Plus: Winners from the 2023 Newcomers’ Showcases

About Emoji Nightmare:
Emoji Nightmare has been performing across Vermont and the region since 2015 and is one of the state’s leading drag entertainers. She has hosted, performed in, and/or produced several major events over the past decade, including New Queers Eve, Pride Ball, First Friday, Glitter & Duct Tape, The Vermont Pride Festival, Paint: A Drag Cabaret, Queen City Drag Cabaret, Queer Pop-Up Dance Party, and SASS. She is the co-founder of the Vermont chapter of Drag Story Hour, is a frequent guest on Amber Live!, and a multi-year nominee for Seven Days’ annual Daysies Awards for Best Drag Performer in Vermont.