January

E & E Ball
Southern Nights

Sunday 01/11/20 The Max 7 pm

Join Emperor Mark Nelson and Empress Monroe for some Southern Hospitality. 

While it may be cold outside, we have plenty of good ole Southern Hospitality​ to keep you warm at heart.

Adulting Sucks
Saturday 01/25/20 The Max 7 pm

Adulting is hard, we know.  So why not regress back to your childhood with this Pajama Party show and have a blast from your past.  Wear your favorite onesie or pajama's and sing along with us. Sugar high included with admission.

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February

Diamond Ram Auction & Raffle
Friday 02/07/20 The Max 5 pm

The Diamond Ram auction is the annual event you won't want to miss!  These are not your average auction items and they will have you wanting more than just one.

Santa's Broadway Memories

Saturday 02/08/20 The Max 7 pm

Join Gary (Santa) Bosanek as we remember the best of the best Broadway Tunes in this show that can only be labeled as "Spectacular, Spectacular!" The proceeds from this show will go to the Alzheimers Association.

Snow Ball

Princesses and Villans

Saturday 02/15/20 The Max 7 pm

Who will be the next Snow Ball King & Queen?  Come to this year's Snow Ball to find out.  Are you a Princess or a Villian?

Turnabout
Back to the 80's

Sunday 02/16/20 The Max 9 pm

Turnabout is not always fair play but, Emperor Mark Nelson is going to do it his way.  So, tease out the hair, and get some mall bangs going, because it's going to a totally tubular night.  The boys will be girls and the girls will be boys, so let's see how this works out.

Ladies of the 80's

Saturday 02/22/20 The Verdict 7 pm

Whitney, Janet, Celine, Taylor, Annie, Pat.  All great ladies of the 80's and we're bringing out the best of them.  Join Philma Hooters as she brings you one heck of a great flashback night.

UPCOMING EVENTS

MONTHLY EVENTS

A complete list of monthly events and board meetings. 

BOARD MEETINGS

Third Monday of Each Month

MCC Church • 6:30PM

819 S. 22nd Street, Omaha, NE 68108

The Board of Directors meets the third Monday of each Month. Meetings are open to the public and we encourage everyone to attend and learn more about ICON.

If you would like to address the board, contact Gary West to be placed on the agenda.

Show Director

Dudley B. Studley

Baron 38

ANNUAL STATE EVENTS

Mark your calendars now to attend ICON's most popular annual events!

ICON provides thousands of dollars each year to charities throughout the community through money raised at various events. Join us for fun and fundraising or make a donation at the link above!

JANUARY
E&E BALL
2nd Saturday in January- The Max
1/11/2020

An annual event to honor the reigning Emperor and Empress of ICON as well as past Monarchs.

 

FEBRUARY
SNOBALL

3rd Saturday in February- The Max

2/16/2019

This event is hosted by the Board of Directors and/or the College of Monarchs. Raffle tickets are available from any ICON member with the two selling the most tickets being crowned Snoball King and Queen.

March
D&D Gala

2nd Saturday in March - The Max

3-9-2019

An annual event honoring our Grand Duke, Grand Duchess, Duke, and Duchess as well as the past Graces. 

UNDER REVIEW AS A NEW ADDITION TO THE SOP'S

EMPRESS AND REVIEW 

A Saturday in March - The Max

3-23-2019

An all new state event honoring our all our Empress's of ICON as they bring you and annual show benefiting a great cause. This years was chosen to go to MCC Food Bank. 

April
CLOSET BALL
On A Sunday - The Max

ICON brings new talent to the Omaha area with this annual event. Contestants appear in their actual gender and have one hour to transform to the opposite gender. Contestants must have been performing less than 18 months and may not have previously won a title. 

 

MAY
PR BALL

2nd Saturday in May - The Max

5/11/2019

PR Ball honors our Prince Royale and Princess Royale for the current reign. 

 

MEMORIAL DAY PICNIC

Memorial Day - Last Monday

ICON hosts the biggest gathering of the GLBTQS community every Memorial Day. 1PM-6PM. Photo ID required for entry. No pets are allowed at this event. 

 

JULY
CORONATION

Generally the 2nd full weekend of July

This Year: July 12th, 13th, & 14th 2019

The reigning monarchs bid farewell to a successful year and step down while ICON crowns our new Emperor and Empress. This three day event includes a show featuring entertainers from across the country, a bar bus tour, coronation ceremony, victory brunch and party.

 

AUGUST
INVESTITURE

On a Saturday 6 weeks after Coronation

8/10/19

The newly crowned Monarchs bring forth their Royal Family and the Board of Directors presents lifetime titles and awards to the previous reign.

 

SEPTEMBER
LABOR DAY PICNIC

Labor Day - 1st Monday

ICON hosts the biggest gathering of the GLBTQS community every Labor Day. 1PM-6PM. Photo ID required for entry. No pets are allowed at this event. 

 

NOVEMBER
FOOD-4-THOUGHT

2nd Sunday in November - The Max

11/10/2019

One of ICON's biggest fundraising events of the year, each November the current reign hosts this event to raise money used to purchase Thanksgiving meals for families affected by HIV and Aids.

 

DECEMBER
TOYZ-4-TOTZ

2nd Sunday in December - The Max

12/8/2019

One of ICON's biggest fundraising events of the year, each December the current reign hosts this event to ensure every child has a present at Christmas. Join us as we raise money to purchase gifts for children in need. 

NEWS & ANNOUNCEMENTS

ICON History

Now all of the Imperial Court of Nebraska History is being stored and catalog at the Queer Archives at the UNO Criss Library! You should go check it out!

CONTACTS
CONTACT US

 

Mailing Address

Imperial Court of Nebraska

PO Box 3772

Omaha, NE  68103

Business Address

Imperial Court of Nebraska

2601 Hanscom Blvd

Omaha, NE 68105

 

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