Barbies WhoreR House: Kelowna (Oct 28)
Barbies WhoreR House: Kelowna (Oct 28)
Location: Okanagan Mission Barn, 4409 Lakeshore Rd, Kelowna, BC
Date: Saturday, October 28, 2023
Performers: Ella Lamoureux, Venus, Jaylene Tyme, Sasha Zamolodchikova, and Khalora Form
19+ Person Event - valid government-issued photo ID is required.
Welcome to "Barbie's WhoreR House" – the most fabulously twisted event of the year that's bound to leave you gagging for more! Get ready to enter a world where Barbie's Dream House takes a scandalous and campy twist that will have you laughing all night long.
🍸 Happy Hour: 7:00 PM - 8:30 PM
Start your evening off right with our killer drink specials during Happy Hour. Sip on Barbie-themed cocktails and mingle with fellow partygoers.
🎉 Drag Show Extravaganza: 8:30 PM - 10:00 PM
Prepare to be dazzled by the most glamorous queens in town! Hosted by the fabulous Ella Lamoureux, you'll be treated to performances by the sassy Venus Kunt, the iconic Jaylene Tyme, the fierce Sasha Zamolodchikova, and the legendary Khalora Form. Get ready to gag on their talent!
💃 Dance the Night Away: 10:00 PM - 1:00 AM
Once the curtains close on the Drag Show, DJ Lenni Lake will take over the turntables, and the dance floor will be sizzling all night long. We'll keep the party going until the wee hours, with last call at 12:30 AM.
📍 Venue: Okanagan Mission Community Hall (Big Red Barn)
You'll find us at the fabulous Big Red Barn, also known as the Okanagan Mission Community Hall. It's the perfect setting for our outrageous Barbie-themed soirée.
👠 Dress to Impress: Best Alternative Barbie Outfits
Don't forget to serve your best alternative Barbie looks! We've got some sick prizes waiting for those who dare to push the boundaries. The scarier and the sluttier your Barbie-inspired attire, the better your chances of winning!
🚌 Shuttle Service
We're working on a shuttle service to make sure you can get to and from downtown Kelowna safely. Stay tuned for more details on this convenient option.
Get ready to unleash your inner Barbie, or rather, your inner *alternative* Barbie, at "Barbie's WhoreR House." It's a night of outrageous fun, fabulous performances, and unforgettable memories. Don't miss out on the campiest event of the year! Grab your tickets now and let's party like plastic! 💄👑🎉
🪑Seating (Limited Availability - First Come, First Served):
For those who want to get up close and personal with our fabulous performers, we've got a limited number of floor seating options available. These coveted spots will put you right in the heart of the action, so arrive early to secure your place as they are allocated on a first-come, first-served basis. Don't miss your chance to be part of the glamorously chaotic world of "Barbie's WhoreR House" from the best seats in the house! 💅👑🌟
🎟️ Pre-Sale (Very Limited): $19 SOLD OUT
Hurry and grab your tickets at this special price before they're all snatched up! Our very limited Pre-Sale tickets are perfect for those quick on the draw.
🎟️ Tier 1: $25
Don't miss out on the early-bird pricing! Tier 1 tickets are your next best option to secure your spot at "Barbie's WhoreR House" without breaking the bank.
🎟️ Tier 2: $29
As we get closer to the event, Tier 2 tickets are still a fantastic deal. Grab yours and get ready for a night of fabulous fun.
🎟️ Tier 3: $35 For those fashionably late to the party, Tier 3 tickets ensure you won't miss out on the campiest event of the year. Get your tickets now and prepare for an unforgettable night!
Remember, all ticket prices are subject to GST and a 5% Ticket Processing Fee (up to $9.99). Act fast, as these tickets won't last long, and we can't wait to see you at "Barbie's WhoreR House!" 💃🍸🎉
19+ event, government issued photo ID required
Health and Safety Protocols
We respect your decision to wear or not wear a mask at our events.
- Wheelchair accessible
- Bright or Strobe Lights
- Loud Music and/or Sounds
- All washrooms are Gender-Neutral
- The use of fog machines/any other chemicals or smells
- If you would like to come but cannot afford a ticket, please reach out at email@example.com to enquiring about volunteering
About the Performers
Venus is a Métis-French-Irish Queen born and raised on the lands of the Coast Salish peoples and is one of “Vancouvers” most legendary drag artists. Not only is she stunning, but she will keep you entranced with her hypnotic presence and long legs. Silly and hilarious, she likes to keep things “untucked” with her audience and will have you wanting to be her best friend by the end of the show.
Ella Lamoureux @kaskakween is one of the founding performers of the Kelowna drag scene. From Kelowna’s Next Drag Superstar drag competition, Embodiment, #2muffs1collr, to recent star on Call Me Mother, Ella has carved out her place as one of the most influential and stunning drag performers in Kelowna. A makeup artist by trade, Ella will eternally tease you with her beauty. But, watch out if you displease her — that tongue is quick and sharper than you think! She’s generally “as sweet as cherry pie” and she brings so much love and joy to the community. A true charmer, Ella Lamoureux is Kelowna’s Sweetheart.
As one of Canada's premier celebrity impersonators, Jaylene Tyme brings glamour and sophistication to her uncanny character portrayals. A beloved mainstay in Vancouver's Drag family, Jaylene is a proud two-spirit indigenous trans woman and leader within the LGBTQ2S+ community. She holds the title of Empress 35 of Vancouver BC and is Heir Apparent- 1st in line of succession to Queen Mother I of the Americas- Empress Nicole the Great.
She believes that it is important to celebrate the power of community by contributing to the energy of our world with passion and positivity. Together with each other, we have the opportunity to inspire and educate. Our identities, beautifully diverse and wonderfully unique.
Sasha Zamolodchikova aka Shannon Lester Art is a Kelowna-based interdisciplinary visual artist, performer, event producer and teacher. Sasha received her Masters of Fine Arts Degree in Interdisciplinary Painting & Performance from UBCO in 2013 with a focus on drag and gender studies. Sasha has been performing for over 14 years now and is known as one of the pioneers in Kelowna’s drag scene. Having started doing drag professionally in Osaka, Japan, Sasha co-founded drag-based performance art collective Kiss Kiss Bang Bang in 2009 which is still active in Tokyo. Sasha has performed across Canada, the United States and Japan. She is currently the hostess and producer of the monthly Drag Queen Paint n Sip event in Kelowna and when she is not in drag you will most likely find her in her studio painting at Ellis Art Studios. To learn more about Sasha and Shannon visit: www.shannonlester.com or @shannonlesterart and @mistress_of_fine_arts on instagram.
Make way for Kelowna’s PREMIER autistic, epileptic, indigenous, transgender Crowned Clown, @khaloraform! After winning in 2020, Khalora has been the reigning queen of Kelowna for the past 3 years and in 2023 she won the Kelowna's Next Drag Superstar, All Stars Edition!
Since winning KNDS, Khalora became a full time drag artist, working at the Friends of Dorothy lounge multiple times a week. She’s super excited to return for another round of competition, and you can bet she's going to fight to keep the crown on her head
We respectfully acknowledge that this event takes place on the unceded, traditional territory of the syilx (Okanagan) people. To learn more about the syilx nation please visit their website.