In this moment of time for the safety of our community, all ICON shows are suspended due to the restrictions posed by the Mayor of Omaha and the Governor of Nebraska. ICON will abide by all venue restrictions till further notice. We will keep everyone updated when our next event occurs in the greater Nebraska area.

Board of Governors

May

PR Ball!

Saturday 05/09/20 The Max 7 pm

Prince Royale Brian Burleigh and Princess Royale are here to celebrate with this night of Celebration and thanks for all they do.  It's gonna be fancy.

Happy Anniversary

Saturday 05/16/20 The Verdict 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.

Candidate Show

Saturday 05/23/20 The Max 7 pm

It's time to meet the Candidates for Emperor and Empress 40!  Who's it going to be? ​

July

Coronation 40 - In-Town Show
Friday 07/09/20 The Max 7 pm

This is a free event to anyone who wants to come and see the performances of Reign 39's Royal Family and friends as we kick off Coronation Weekend!​

Coronation 40 - Out of Town Show / Bus Tour

Friday 07/10/20 Marriott Regency 6 pm

Join the guests from near and far for Coronation 40 and see the amazing talents from other courts.  Then follow it up with one of the best bus tours Omaha has to offer as we bar hop the night away.

Ticket Required - See Coronation Page for Details.

Coronation 40 - Turn the pages of our LIFE, a night of the Silver Screen and Southern Hospitality

Saturday 07/11/20 Marriott Regency 6 pm

A celebration of Reign 39 and the celebration of 40 YEARS of The Imperial Court of Nebraska!  Join us for a night of good times, great people and amazing causes.

Ticket Required - See Coronation Page for Details.

UPCOMING 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!

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

Aphelia Butts

Empress 36

ANNUAL STATE EVENTS

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

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!

In this moment of time for the safety of our community, all ICON shows are suspended due to the restrictions posed by the Mayor of Omaha and the Governor of Nebraska. ICON will abide by all venue restrictions till further notice. We will keep everyone updated when our next event occurs in the greater Nebraska area.

Board of Governors
CONTACTS
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PO Box 3772

Omaha, NE  68103

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Omaha, NE 68105

 

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