June 8th, 2012 by Nina with No Comments
My Pride schedule this year is everywhere YOU want to be!
TUESDAY, JUNE 12
Come to Camelot Cellars Winery on June 12th from 7-9pm and have none other than ME, as your bartender. I will pour your glass of locally crafted vino for you and enjoy your company.
There will be $1 off selected glasses of wines and $2 off all flights. A portion of the Wine Bar sales for this event will go to my selected charity, Project Zero: Ohio, which raises funds for HIV/AIDS research here in Central Ohio. Also, for every bottle of our Limited Edition or Specialty Wines purchased that evening, Camelot Cellars will donate $1 to the charity. Come to Camelot Cellars Winery for the start of Pride Week to enjoy some wine and support Project Zero: Ohio.
Following this event, I will be heading down to Union Cafe for Nina’s Pre-Pre Pride Party at Union Cafe! 10 pm! And it is Tequila Tuesday!!
Wednesday, June 13
I will be joining the Pre-Pride celebration with Virginia West at Virginia’s Top Shelf Wednesday! This cast is fantastic and features special guest INDIA FERRAH, from RuPaul’s Drag Race season 3, as well as some of your favorite entertainers!
THURSDAY, JUNE 14
I can’t even begin to tell you how excited I am for this event. It really is one of my favorite shows to do every year, and this year, i have really tried to bring you some of the best in female illusion and impersonation. Make sure to get your tables early as they always sell out! The cast for the Pride Kick Off Show this year is stellar, featuring Virginia West, Maria Garrison, The Royal Renegades, Freesia Balls, Candi Panties, Kari Kerning, Stefanie Sexton, a cameo by Kiley Dash and more!
FRIDAY, June 15
Such a hot night is planned for YOU! First, we have the Diesel Underwear Fashion Show, featuring the very hot and sexy Rod Daley. I will be hosting outside with Rod and an amazing Torso Fashion Show, and then we will head inside and join Virginia West, Anisa Love, Maria Garrison for the Axis Lounge All Male Review happening all night!
SATURDAY, June 16
After the Pride Parade and Festival, make sure you get some rest in because we are gonna party all night long! UNITY BALL and DRAGAPALOOZA are the biggest Pride parties in the city! First, join me and Virginia West outside for the largest drag event in the midwest, and starring PHI PHI O’HARA from RuPaul’s Drag Race 4 and LATRICE ROYALE from RuPaul’s Drag Race 4! The event will also feature India Ferrah, RuPaul Drag Race 3 star, Nova Star, former Miss Gay United States At Large, Toledo’s own Deja Delaterro, as well as many of your local favorites including Anisa Love, Alexis Stevens, Maria Garrison, Freesia Balls, Kari Kerning, Candi Panties, Samantha Rollins, Paige Passion, Vivi Velure, Barbie Roberts, Sandy Von Lipshitz, Vivian Von Brokenhymen, Cassandra Terrace, Akasha O’Hara Lords, Kiley Dash, Sonya Ross, Selena Terrace-West, Drew Terrace, Stella Boheme, Mathilda Longfellow, Britney Blaire, Mikaila Denise! And if that isn’t enough, come inside for the hottest dancing at UNITY BALL 2012, with an all-male review downstairs in the lounge hosted by Virginia West, Anisa Love, and Alexis Stevens, and a fabulous drag review in the cabaret hosted by me and featuring Phi Phi O’Hara, India Ferrah, Deja Dellaterro, Nova Starr, and Maria Garrison and more!
SUNDAY, June 17th
Just when you thought the weekend was over, it is time to come out for that game of games BAT N ROUGE 2012! Where else will you see a bunch of drag queens play softball? This year, the event is hosted by myself, Virginia West, and special guest Latrice Royale!
I hope you make it out to one or many of my appearances, but more importantly, i hope you have an amazing Pride 2012!
May 2nd, 2012 by Nina with No Comments
We will be making a big announcement about Bat N Rouge next week at the bat N Rouge All Star Show! Friday, May 11, at Axis Nightclub!
January 11th, 2012 by Nina with No Comments
Can you believe that we are almost two weeks into 2012? Me either! This weekend, there is so much going on that your head my just pop off from excitement, but try to hang with me as best you can! let’s have some fun this weekend – and that fun all starts tomorrow night at Union Cafe for the birthday of Miss Freesia Balls!
Come out and celebrate this fabulous and funny queen at her very own birthday bash, complete with some shots and $3 Long Islands all night long! The show will feature Kari Kerning, Chutney Sinclair, and hosted by moi! The fun starts at 11 pm, at Union Cafe!
Saturday is another night of insanity as well do our monthly Hot Heels Mainstage Show at Axis Nightclub! This show start at 11:45 pm and features some of the finest illusionists in the city! this month, I am proud to feature Kari Kerning, Chutney Sinclair, and my special guest Cassandra Terrace! Come out for the show and stay for dancing afterwards!!
AND!!!! Because it is a long weekend, we know you are gonna wanna come out on Sunday night for the sing-along fun and fabulous evening that is SHOWTUNE SHENANIGANS! Sunday will feature your favorite Broadway songs of old and new with wonderful showtune performances from Virginia West, Britney Blair and myself!
May 23rd, 2011 by Nina with No Comments
It is almost summertime, and with fun in the sun comes some fab and upcoming events! This week is super busy and it is gonna be super fabulous.
TUESDAY, May 24, THE LU NCH LADY SPECIAL!
The school year is coming to a close and before classes are out, you should show some love to your local lunch ladies, FLO and EDNA! Join Edna and Flo at Union Cafe for the season finale of Glee, and afterwards, they will be serving up some hot side dishes of musical numbers! 10 pm, Union Cafe.
Wednesday, May 25 – DRAUMA
As parties go, they don’t get much bigger than this. Trauma’s BITCHY sister, DRAUMA will be a night of fashion, fun, frivolity, and fabulousness! I will be performing a few numbers with my cohorts Virginia West, Kari Kerning, Barbie Roberts, Chutney Sinclair, Mark Bryan, Jason Tanner, Lydia Feddern, Julie Hazlett, Sandy Von Lipshitz, and more! doors at 9 pm, and special appearance by PEACHES. Bitches, this is big. Tickets on sale now or available at the door. 9 pm, Bluestone (formerly BoMa)
Thursday, MAy 26 -KICKIN’ IT OLD SKOOL – A Hip Hop Hoopla
It is my good friend Robbie Rickard’s birthday and he is celebrating in style — with a big drag bash! Hosted by Brent Fabian, and featuring the talents of Phoenix Fabian, Virginia West, myself, Anisa Love, Pretty Punasti, Maria Garrison, Vee Love, Cassandra Terrace, Samantha Rollins, Akasha O’Hara Lords, Erica Martinez, Danyel Vasquez, this is one birthday bash you don’t wanna miss! Axis Nightclub, doors at 7, birthday celebration at 8 pm.
Thursday, May 26 - THE MEMORIAL DAY LONG ISLAND KICK-OFF SHOW
Immediately following Robbie’s Hip Hop Hoopla, my gals and I will be kickin’ off this long weekend the right way, with a show at Union Cafe! Pull out the sunscreen and bikinis! Throw some burgers on the grill! My special guests for the evening are Virginia West, Freesia Balls, Barbie Roberts! Union Cafe, 11 pm.
Sunday, May 29 – YARA SOFIA – from RuPaul’s Drag Race Season 3
My favorite contestant from Season 3 of Drag Race will be in Columbus this Sunday! ECHA PA’LANTE!!! YARA will be at Union Cafe at 11 pm for showtunes, and then head over to Axis for the WHITE PARTY with a number on the mainstage and in the cabaret! We will also be celebrating the official launch of CUE MAGAZINE. It is gonna be hot hot hot! ECHA PA’LANTE!
With so much going on, I really hope to see you out this weekend. It is going to be a blast and it all starts tomorrow!!!
May 23rd, 2011 by Nina with No Comments
This is so damn cute…thank you Kelly Kolberg for takin’ the shot, and thanks to Matty Griggs for posin’ with “me”. heheh And of course, Cassandra for making the shot!
May 13th, 2011 by Nina with No Comments
May 12th, 2011 by Nina with No Comments
I love this picture. And Cassandra is fabulous in my opinion!
May 3rd, 2011 by Nina with No Comments
Coming May 13, a very special benefit to help raise money for one of Columbus Pride’s biggest and most unique events, Bat N Rouge!
The event will feature Maria Garrison, Anisa Love, Alexis Stevens, Sonya Ross, Kiley Dash, Kendra Knoxx, Vivian Von Brokenhymen, Akasha O’Hara Lords, Tara Hymen Ford, Freesia Balls, Barbie Roberts, Kari Kerning, Chutney Sinclair, Mathilda Longfellow, Cassandra Terrace, Ciara Mist, Selena Terrace, Alli Katt, Freeta Lay, Sable Coate, Briney Blair, Eva Stolichnya, and MORE!
The event will be hosted by Nina and Virginia West.