An inclusive retrospective exploring Denver’s underground past & fabulous future
How the west was won-derful
Book a Denver Drag Tour, take a trip through time visualizing the trials and tribulations of the LGBTQ+ pioneers and settlers. From the original saloons along the historic red-light district to the legendary airmen parties at Mary’s Tavern, the imprint of Denver’s most fabulous community is as lasting and obvious as the rocky mountains.
Welcome to the gayborhood
Ride alongside Colorado’s most famous queens, dazzling and hilarious guides through the storied history of social equality in Denver. Explore the past, present and future, visiting the sites of former community centers as well as the hottest bars and clubs today and concluding in the fastest growing neighborhoods of tomorrow.
The Denver Drag Tour begins at Hamburger Mary’s. We drive through the River North (RiNo) neighborhood, through Lower Downtown (LoDo) and cross 16th st mall. We continue down broadway, through Capitol Hill to Cheeseman Park. We visit the former site of the Pit, Mary's Tavern and The First Metropolitan Community Church. We enjoy plenty of drinks on the bus, photo ops in front of iconic Denver gay and lesbian bars and clubs and conclude with a wildly entertaining game show at Hamburger Mary’s with the one-and-only Mona Lott!
Our Denver Drag tour is a party bus adventure exploring the rich past, present and future of GLBTQ+ community led by a dazzling and hilarious Denver Queen. This tour includes transportation, entertainment, plenty of drinks and light snacks on the bus and a cocktail at the end. This experience is open to the public but you must be over 21 to enjoy samples from our partners.
Tours run Wednesday through Saturday throughout the year, and all tours begin inside of Hamburger Mary's located at 1336 E 17th Ave, Denver, CO 80218. Advanced booking is required.
Tours cost $50 per person, and include drinks and light snacks on the bus as well as a tour through the venues and a cocktail social hour at the end. To book, please see the calendar above, or click here to send us a message. You can also contact us directly with the links below.
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