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Ultimate Miami Drag Queen Competition at Magic City Casino

Ultimate Miami Drag Queen Competition Presents Perez Hilton, Chad Michaels and Thelma HoustonSaturday, July 13, 9pm – Magic City Casino, 450 NW 37th Avenue, Miami

Ultimate Miami, creator of Miami’s talent competitions showcasing local rising stars in the fields of mixology, entertainment and culinary arts, will feature finalists competing for a cash prize of $5,000 and the title of Ultimate Miami Drag Queen.  Perez Hilton, Chad Michaels and Thelma Houston will headline the evening’s entertainment. Miami-native “celebrity” gossip blogger and TV personality, Perez Hilton, will lend his unique hand to the signature event by serving as the celebrity judge. The panel of judges will be completed by Where Magazine South Florida editor, Aurora Rodriguez, and radio personality and co-host of South Florida’s First News on News Talk WIOD 610AM/100.3, Manny Munoz.  The evening’s entertainment will include a performance by drag entertainer, Chad Michaels and Grammy-Award winning R&B artist, Thelma Houston, whose best known song is “Don’t Leave Me This Way.”  Ultimate Miami, was formed to promote, through competition, Miami’s outstanding eclectic composition of talent in various subsets in the fields of mixology, entertainment and culinary arts. The company’s goal is to showcase rising stars that call Miami home and derive the essence of their skills from the experiences of their surroundings. Entry is $40 and includes a drink and free hors d’oeuvres within the first hour. For more details and to purchase tickets, visit www.theultimatemiami.com or www.magiccitycasino.com.