LGBTQ+ Event to Feature RuPaul’s Drag Race Superstar Coco Montrese, Costume Contests, GoGo Dancers, Celebrity Female Impersonators, and Spooky Signature Cocktails
LAS VEGAS (October 11, 2022) – Palms Casino Resort proudly announces HalloQween, an LGBTQ+ inclusive Halloween event set to create spooky ghost stories at the iconic Ghostbar on Sunday, October 30, 2022. Doors open at 7:00 p.m.; DJ starts at 9:00 p.m.; Show starts at 10:00 p.m.
Following on the heels of The Pride Family Pool Party recently held at SOAK Pool, HalloQween, is the second Pride Month event at Palms Casino Resort, and it will take place at the legendary rooftop venue, Ghostbar. Set on the 55th floor high above the Las Vegas Strip, this ghostly affair features RuPaul’s Drag Race Superstar Coco Montrese, as well as a Halloween costume contest, GoGo dancers, and celebrity female impersonators including Kenneth Blake as Elvira, and Tyler Cruz-Sanchez as Tayler Swift. Additionally, partygoers can compete in different costume categories for their chance to win cash prizes. The categories are Best Over-the-Top Drag, Best Duo, Sexiest, Scariest, and Best Impersonator.
“We are honored to host these events and thrilled to welcome the LGBTQ+ community to Palms Casino Resort,” notes Cynthia Kiser Murphey, general manager of Palms Casino Resort. “This high-energy and engaging event will offer a fabulous experience for both locals and our guests. We look forward to celebrating with this vibrant community together.”
Palms has partnered with Las Vegas LGBTQ+ expert, Garrett Pattiani to co-market the initiatives. His experience will incorporate the local community and beyond. “I am so excited to be working with Palms to create these amazing events. It’s something I have dreamed of for a very long time,” says Pattiani. “It makes a huge impact for our community to be seen and celebrated in such a big way. Locals and tourists have another mainstream hotel embracing and celebrating with us. This is a huge win for the entire city of Las Vegas. I hope to see everyone turn out for these events because they are going to be spectacular. This is a great opportunity to build a stronger relationship with our allies, especially ones that are authentic in their desire to champion equality.”