Miss Palm Beach Pride

On Monday evening, February 6th, the Miss Palm Beach Pride Pageant 2023 will take place at the Lake Worth Playhouse, 713 Lake Avenue, Lake Worth Beach, FL.  Miss Palm Beach Pride celebrates the progress made for the LGBTQ community in Palm Beach County. Drag has long held an important place in the LGBTQ movement, and pageants are an important part of drag culture. 

The Miss Palm Beach Pride 2023 Pageant will be hosted by Miss Florida F.I. 2021/22 at Large, Velvet LeNore and The First Lady of the Palm Beaches, Melissa St. John with a night of performances by South Florida's best drag queens and female impersonators. The night will also honor outgoing Miss Palm Beach Pride 2022, Crystal Famouz (who will also perform), and feature  a variety of entertainment and performances. Awards will be given for first and second runners up, and the first place winner, who will be crowned Miss Palm Beach Pride 2023.

The contestants will compete in the following categories: Presentation, Self Expression, and Evening Gown. Doors open at 6:30PM, with the show starting at 7:00PM. A cash bar will be available. Tickets are $15 for the mezzanine, $20 for orchestra seating, and are available at the Lake Worth Playhouse.

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Miss Palm Beach Pride Winners

Velvet Lenore 2016
Tayanna Love 2017
Rianna Petrone 2018
Kataleya Davenport Dupree 2019
Taquoya Love Dupree 2020
Pageant canceled due to COVID 2021

Photos from previous Miss Palm Beach Pride Pageants