17th Street High Heel Race


October 25, 2016 7:00 pm

17th St. and P St. NW

The High Heel Race is one of Washington, DC’s most enjoyable and colorful events, now going into its 30th year! Join thousands of spectators in the Dupont Circle neighborhood of 17th St. and P St. NW, to watch hundreds of costumed drag queens show off their extravagant outfits and race down 17th Street. The parade of fashion begins at 7pm and the race begins at 9pm.

PRE-PARTY at Cobalt – Join the Mayor’s Office of  Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual, Transgender , Questioning Affairs, Mayor Bowser, LGBTQ members of the Bowser Administration, and the Mayor’s Advisory Committee members, for a pre-party at Level One/Cobalt (1639 R St. NW), beginning at 6pm. RSVP here.