E& E Ball
Saturday 01/08/22 The Max - 7pm
Start the New Year right with the Annual E&E Ball. Come join us as we celebrate Emperor's & Empresses' from across the land with special guests and entertainment from other courts. Come on down and say Hi to those you know or meet the ones you don't. Either way it's going to be a great night!
Sunday 01/16/22 The Max - 9pm
We all know that Adulting Sucks so why not spend the evening with us in your favorite onesie or pajamas as we go back to our childhood with this fun show guaranteed to be a Barrel of Monkeys.
Paws and Claws
Saturday 01/22/22 The Max - 7pm
Join Princess Nikki Monroe Damage as we celebrate our 4 and 2 legged friends for an evening. Raising money for the Holy County Animal Shelter, O’Neil Nebraska. We all have our favorite furry friend so why not do some good for those without forever homes.
Black Hearts Ball
Saturday 02/12/22 The Verdict Bar & Grill - 8pm
It's time for Macy Riley to bring you the annual Black Hearts Ball! This is an incredibly fun night full of entertainment and maybe this year we can bring back the "Chocolate Hotties". You won't want to miss this one.
Saturday 02/19/22 The Max - 7pm
Which one of our family members is going to sell the most raffle tickets for our incredible prizes and become the new Sno-Ball King & Queen? Come find out and see if you won one of our incredible prizes!
Old Broads Brigade
Saturday 02/26/22 The Verdict Bar & Grill 8pm
We all know an Old Broad or two. Come on down and see if they can still do the Charleston like they did when they were young. This is always a fun show full of classy ladies and dapper gents.
River City Mixed Chorus Gala
Friday 03/11/22 The Max - 7pm
Join Prince Royale 41 Scooter and Empress 37 Just Inga for a night of live music and class act entertainment as we help raise money for the Rive City Mixed Chorus. Doors @6, Show @7.
The Irish Princess Birthday
Friday 03/18/22 The Verdict - 8pm
Join the Grand Czarina to the Emperor, Harleen Stewart Sweets for a Birthday celebration fit for an Irish Princess (because she is one). Come join us and dance a jig if you can and have some hair of the dog for good measure as we celebrate with a show.
Empress in Review
Saturday 03/19/22 The Max - 7pm
It's time to Celebrate the Empresses of the past in this night of true Glamor and Style. Join Queen Mother Holly Day as we celebrate the Empresses of the Imperial Court of Nebraska and special guest Empresses from other courts.
Saturday 04/09/22 The Max - 7pm
Have you ever wanted to perform but, never have? We have the Pageant for you! Closet Ball is for all new Drag performers both King & Queen. Be on the lookout for entry forms and information coming soon.
Old Broad Brigade
Saturday 04/16/22 The Verdict - 8pm
Since Spring has Sprung the Old Broads are getting active again without the hip pain. Come join them as they "kick up their kitten heels" and have a great time with you all!
Saturday 04/23/22 The Max - 7pm
15 year Anniversary, Empress 26 Michelle Korman is coming home to raise some money with this event guaranteed to be a night on the town full of fun.
Momma Barry & Holly Day - Purse Auction
Saturday 04/30/22 The Max - 7pm
If you have a love for purses you definitely don't want to miss this night! Join Momma Barry & Queen Mother Holly Day for the annual Purse Auction! Add a little LUXE to your life as you bid on some amazing designer bags, sure to turn heads and invoke envy and rage.
Saturday 05/14/22 The Max - 7pm
Time to Celebrate Prince Royale 41 Scooter and Princess Royale 41 Ashley Simone for all the hard work they put in this past year. Join us as we raise a glass to these two and say Thank you with a night of fun and entertainment.
Memorial Day Picnic
Monday 05/30/22 Vennelyst Park - 1-6
Kick off you summer right with the best Picnic in town. Games, food & DJ. Oh, and beverages to boot!
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 Aphelia Butts to be placed on the agenda.
Open Board Positions
The Imperial Court of Nebraska is currently looking for a Show Director and Vice President. If you would like to hold either of these positions and qualify per the requirements listed in our SOP's. Please, join us at our monthly board meeting Monday January 17th @ 6:30pm at the MCC Church (basement) in Omaha.
ANNUAL STATE EVENTS
Mark your calendars now to attend ICON's most popular annual events!
2nd Saturday in January- The Max
An annual event to honor the reigning Emperor and Empress of ICON as well as past Monarchs.
3rd Saturday in February- The Max
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.
2nd Saturday in March - The Max
An annual event honoring our Grand Duke, Grand Duchess, Duke, and Duchess as well as the past Graces.
EMPRESS AND REVIEW
A Saturday in March - The Max
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.
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.
2nd Saturday in May - The Max
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.
Generally the 2nd full weekend of July
This Year: July 7-10th 2022
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.
On a Saturday 6 weeks after Coronation
The newly crowned Monarchs bring forth their Royal Family and the Board of Directors presents lifetime titles and awards to the previous reign.
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.
2nd Sunday in November - The Max
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.
2nd Sunday in December - The Max
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.
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!