Cierra Desiree Nichole

Cierra Desiree Nichole

Cierra Desiree Nichole

Cierra Desiree Nichole is an entertainer out of Matthews, North Carolina.

Accomplishments

2018 Don’t H8 Lifetime Achievement Award

Miss Gastonia Pride 2018

Queen of Don’t H8 2017 – 2021

Carolina All American Goddess at Large 2017
Prelim to All American Goddess at Large

2016 Don’t H8 Legend Award

Miss National Don’t H8 ICON 2016

National Miss Don’t H8 DIVA 2015

Miss Hide-A-Way at Large 2014
(The Hide-A-Way – Rock Hill, South Carolina)

Miss Don’t H8 DIVA East Coast 2014
Prelim to National Miss Don’t H8 DIVA

Miss Rainbow In 2013
(Rainbow In – Lake Wylie, South Carolina)

Miss Gay West Virginia United States at Large 2012
Prelim to Miss Gay United States at Large

Miss South Carolina Unlimited at Large 2012
Prelim to Miss Unlimited at Large

Miss Charlotte Pride 2010

Miss Zodiac International 2009

Miss Gay North Carolina USofA 2008
Prelim to Miss Gay USofA

Miss Carolina Southern Elegance at Large 2008

*Cierra is also a former Miss Shamrock.

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Vivi Van Dank

Vivi Van Dank - Photo by Roxy Taylor

Vivi Van Dank – Photo by Roxy Taylor

Vivi Van Dank is an entertainer out of Charlotte, North Carolina.

Some venues and events that ViVi has been a part of include Chasers (Charlotte, NC) and the Hide-a-Way (Rock Hill, SC).

Titles and Awards

North Carolina Entertainer of the Year Femme 2017
Prelim to National Entertainer of the Year Femme

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Amaya Hermosa

Amaya Hermosa

Amaya Hermosa

Amaya is an entertainer out of Raleigh, North Carolina.

Accomplishments

1st Alternate to Miss Crave 2017
(Crave – Greenville, North Carolina)

Gulf States All American Goddess at Large 2017
Prelim to All American Goddess at Large

Miss Pulse Ultra Club 2016
(Pulse Ultra Club – Myrtle Beach, South Carolina)

Miss Continental Plus 2005

Miss Club Odyssey 2003
(Club Odyssey – Winston Salem, North Carolina)

Miss Gay North Carolina USofA 2000
Prelim to Miss Gay USofA

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Jasmine Summers

Jasmine Summers is an entertainer out of Asheville, North Carolina.

Some venues and events that Jasmine has been a part of include Chemistry Nightclub (Greensboro, NC), Club Cabaret (Hickory, NC), O. Henry’s (Asheville, NC) and South 29 (Spartanburg, SC).

Titles and Awards

Miss Scare-olina 2017
Halloween Presentation and Talent Category Awards

Miss Out Greensboro 2017
Talent Category Award

1st Alternate to Miss Club Cabaret 2017
(Club Cabaret – Hickory, North Carolina)

Miss Cabaret Sweetheart 2017
(Club Cabaret – Hickory, North Carolina)

Miss Charlotte Black Pride Sweetheart 2015

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National Mr. Don’t H8

National Mr. Don’t H8 Titleholders

National Mr. Don’t H8 Titleholders

Prelims to Mr. Don’t H8

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National Mr. Don’t H8 STUD

National Mr. Don’t H8 STUD Titleholders

National Mr. Don’t H8 STUD Titleholders

Prelims to National Mr. Don’t H8 STUD

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Jennifer Warner

Jennifer Warner

Jennifer Warner

Jennifer Warner is an entertainer from Virginia Beach, Virginia where she is a beloved performer and friend to many.   She has been featured at places like Klub Ambush in Virginia Beach but she has graced stages in countless venues over the years.

Jennifer Warner is also known for her contributions to community having been a part of things like the Adam Wayne Fashion Show which raises money for AIDS/HIV awareness.  She also been a part of several other charity events that raise money for children living with AIDS.

Accomplishments

Miss Gay United States Icon 2012

Miss Metropolitan Continental Elite 2008
Prelim to Miss Continental

Miss South Carolina Continental 2005
Prelim to Miss Continental

Miss Tri-State All-Star 1997

Miss Gay Maryland USofA 1996
Prelim to Miss Gay USofA

Miss Virginia Continental 1991
Prelim to Miss Continental

Miss Virginia Continental 1988
Prelim to Miss Continental

Miss Gay Virginia 1985

Miss Gay Yorktown 1985
Prelim to Miss Gay Virginia

*Jennifer is also a former Miss Virginia World.

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Buff Faye

Buff Faye - Photo by Roxy Taylor

Buff Faye – Photo by Roxy Taylor

Buff Faye is proud to be an active, visible leader within the Charlotte, North Carolina LGBTQ community and she does drag as a way to raise money for local and national charities. Out of drag, Buff Faye is better known as Shane Windmeyer, the founder/executive director of Campus Pride, the leading national non-profit organization benefiting LGBTQ youth nation-wide on college campuses. He is also a nationally recognized speaker, educator and best-selling author of six books including THE ADVOCATE COLLEGE GUIDE FOR LGBT STUDENTS, OUT ON FRATERNITY ROW, BROTHERHOOD and SECRET SISTERS.

Since Buff started drag in 2008, she has accomplished many things as the number one “charity queen” raising money for Campus Pride as well as many other charities. Buff Faye holds the national title of 2016 Miss Don’t H8 Diva. She writes a monthly column “Dishing with Buff Faye” for Q-Notes Carolinas newspaper and is the only drag queen to be featured on both front page/covers of Creative Loafing and The Charlotte Observer. In 2012, Buff was chosen as Creative Loafing’s “Best of the Best” Drag Entertainer and in 2015 and 2012 as Q-Notes, “Best of Charlotte Drag Queen.” Some of her ongoing events include, her Party Bus running on Friday nights throughout the year, Sunday Drag Brunches once a month, The Queen City Drag Race annual charity event, and emceeing at various local clubs including The Bar at 316, Cathode Azure Bar and The Scorpio.

Buff has also been so lucky to capture other titles, some of which include being crowned 2015 Miss Charlotte Pride, the First Ever Miss Crown Royal (a local pageant involving Charlottes Famous LGBT inclusive Rugby Team), Miss Charlotte Drag Idol located at The Scorpio, Miss $1.98 Hideaway Pageant at The Hideaway in Rock Hill SC, and Miss All Hallows Eve.

If you would like to know more about Buff Faye, please come to a show like most stalkers do or follow @BuffFaye on Twitter.

Titles and Awards

North Carolina Entertainer of the Year, F.I. 2017
Prelim to National Entertainer of the Year, F.I.
Presentation and Question & Answer Category Awards

National Miss Don’t H8 DIVA 2016

1st Alternate to North Carolina Entertainer of the Year, F.I. 2016
Prelim to National Entertainer of the Year, F.I.

Miss Charlotte Pride 2015

Q-Note’s “Best of Charlotte” Drag Queen 2015

1st Alternate to North Carolina Entertainer of the Year, F.I. 2015
Prelim to National Entertainer of the Year, F.I.

Creative Loafing’s “Best of the Best” Drag Entertainer 2012

Q-Note’s “Best of Charlotte” Drag Queen 2012

Miss All Hallow’s Eve 2010

Miss Charlotte Drag Idol 2010

Miss Crown Royal – Charlotte Royals Rugby Football Club 2008

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Patti O’Furniture

Patti O'Furniture

Patti O’Furniture

Patti O’Furniture is an entertainer from Charleston, South Carolina but once called Columbia, South Carolina home.

Some venues and events that Patti has been a part of include the Bar at 316 (Charlotte, NC), Boulevard 1820 (Charlotte, NC), Club South 29 (Spartanburg, SC), Dudley’s on Ann (Charleston, SC) and PT’s Cabaret (Columbia, SC).

Patti is known for her contributions to charities such as the AIDS Benefit Foundation and South Carolina Pride.

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Lilli Frost

Lilli Frost

Lilli Frost

Lilli Frost is an entertainer out of Charlotte, North Carolina.

Some venues and events that Lilli has been a part of include Boulevard 1820 (Charlotte, NC), Chasers (Charlotte, NC), Chemistry Nightclub (Greensboro, NC) and PT’s 1109 (Columbia, SC).

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Vae Lee

Vae Lee

Vae Lee

Vae Lee is an entertainer out of Charlotte, North Carolina.

Some venues and events that Vae has been a part of include Boulevard 1820 (Charlotte, NC),  Peace Pipe (Charlotte, NC) and the Hide-A-Way (Rock Hill, SC).

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Dorae Saunders

Dorae Saunders

Dorae Saunders

Dorae Saunders is an entertainer from Columbia, South Carolina.

Titles and Awards

1st Alternate to Miss Gay USofA Classic 2017

Miss Gay Georgia USofA Classic 2017
Prelim to Miss Gay USofA Classic

Miss Chasers 2016
(Chasers – Charlotte, North Carolina)

Miss Hide-A-Way at Large 2016
(The Hide-A-Way – Rock Hill, South Carolina)

Top 12 to Miss Gay USofA 2016

1st Alternate to Miss Gay Lonestar USofA 2016
Prelim to Miss Gay USofA

Miss Atlanta Grand Diva 2015

Miss Large and Lovely 2014

2nd Alternate to All American Goddess at Large 2014

Miss Scorpio at Large 2013
(Scorpio Lounge – Charlotte, North Carolina)

Miss Gay USofA at Large 2012
Overall Interview and Gown Category Winner

1st Alternate to Miss Gay Georgia USofA at Large 2012
Prelim to Miss Gay USofA at Large

1st Alternate to Miss Gay USofA at Large 2011

Miss Atlanta Showgirl 2011

Miss Gay Georgia USofA 2010
Prelim to Miss Gay USofA
Overall Talent Winner
(Jungle Night Club – Atlanta, Georgia)

1st Alternate to Miss Gay Florida USofA 2009
Prelim to Miss Gay USofA

Miss Parliament House 2009
(Parliament House – Orlando, Florida)

Miss Tampa Bay International Plus 2008

Miss Duval 2008

Miss Gay Orlando 2007

Miss Charlotte Pride 2007

2nd Alternate to Miss Gay USofA at Large 2006

Miss Scorpio 2006
(Scorpio Lounge – Charlotte, North Carolina)

Miss Charlotte Black Gay Pride 2006

Miss Duval Plus 2005

Miss Club Odyssey  2005
(Club Odyssey – Winston Salem, North Carolina)

1st Alternate to Miss Gay USofA at Large 2005

Miss Gay Sin City USofA at Large 2005
Regional Prelim to Miss Gay USofA at Large

3rd Alternate to Miss Gay USofA at Large 2003

Miss Renaissance Plus 2003

Miss Sweetheart International Plus 1997

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Kassandra Hylton

Kassandra Hylton - Photo by Cody Perry Photography

Kassandra Hylton – Photo by Cody Perry Photography

Kassandra Hylton is an entertainer out of Charlotte, North Carolina where she has been featured at places like Scorpio. Kassandra has also resided in Florida and was featured at venues like Bill’s Filling Station in Wilton Manors.

Accomplishments

1st Alternate to Miss Legends 2017
(Legends Nightclub Complex – Raleigh, North Carolina)

Midwest All American Goddess 2018
Prelim to All American Goddess

Carolina All American Goddess 2017
Prelim to All American Goddess

Miss Hide-A-Way 2014
(The Hide-A-Way – Rock Hill, South Carolina)

Miss Charlotte Pride 2014

1st Alternate to Miss Gay East Coast USofA 2009
Prelim to Miss Gay USofA

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Mr. Unlimited

From 1985 through 2009 this pageant was known as Mr. Gay USA.  Starting in 2010 it became known as Mr. Unlimited.

Mr. Unlimited Titleholders

Mr. Gay USA Titleholders

Mr. Unlimited Titleholders

Prelims to Mr. Unlimited:

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South Carolina Pageant History

South Carolina Bar Titles

South Carolina Pageant Systems and Regional Pageants