Command Performers:


​Command Performers must turn in their music to our Ball Coordinator - Matthew Millard no later than September 15th, 2018 via email at: ballcoordinator@imperialcourtofiowa.org

Sunday, September 23nd

  • Victory Brunch
    • The Garden Nightclub

    • Ticket Price: $25.00

    • Doors Open: ​10:30 AM

    • Brunch: 11:00 AM

  • Victory Party Beer Bust/Show

    • The Blazing Saddle

    • Beer Bust Cost: $10.00

    • Beer Bust Starts: 2:00 PM

    • No Music to Turn In - Drag Roulette

    • Show Starts: 6:00 PM

    • Proceeds benefit Reign 26 Public Relations Fund​

The Imperial Court of Iowa's mission is to make a difference to the People of Iowa through fundraising and social consciousness, one dollar at a time.

Please join Emperor Mongo & Empress Evian for their Stepdown at Coronation 26: An Iowan Horror Story in Beautiful Downtown Des Moines!

VENUE ADDRESSES FOR CORONATION WEEKEND


Comfort Inn & Suites Event Center - 929 3rd Street Des Moines, Iowa 50309

The Garden Nightclub - 112 SE 4th Street Des Moines, Iowa 50309

The Blazing Saddle - 416 E 5th Street Des Moines, Iowa 50309

Noce (Coronation Ball) - 1326 Walnut Street Des Moines, Iowa 50309


All Venues are within a 1.5 Mile Radius


Coronation Costs:

Out of Town Show:      $15.00

​Coronation Ball:           $60.00

Victory Brunch:            $25.00

Weekend Package:      $90.00 -------- A $10.00 Savings if purchased


SCHEDULE OF EVENTS for coronation 26​

Thursday, September 20th

  • In-Town Show​

    • The Blazing Saddle

    • No Cover

    • Doors Open/Cocktails: 7:00 PM

    • Music Turned in by 7:30 PM

    • Show: 8:00 PM - 10:00 PM

Saturday, September 22nd

  • Hospitality
    • The Host Hotel - 2nd Floor

    • Timeframes:

      • ​10:00 PM to 3:00 PM

      • 30 Minutes after Coronation until 2:00 AM

  • Coronation XXVI: An Iowan Horror Story
    • Noce

    • Ticket Price: $60.00

    • Doors Open/Hors D'Oeuvre's: 5:00 PM

    • Opening Ceremony: 6:00 PM

  • ​Shuttles from Host Hotel to Noce
    • Start at 4:30 PM every 30 Minutes until 11:30 PM

Friday, September 21st

  • Hospitality
    • The Host Hotel - 2nd Floor

    • Timeframes:

      • ​12:00 PM to 4:00 PM

      • 10:00 PM to 2:00 AM

  • Out-of-Town Show

    • The Garden Nightclub

    • Cover $15.00

    • Doors Open/Cocktails: 5:00 PM

    • Music Submission Timeframes:
      • ​In Hospitality by 3:30 PM
      • At the Garden by 5:30 PM
    • ​Show: 6:00 PM to 9:00 PM

​After the show feel free to visit any of our Local Bars: 

The Garden Nightclub

The Blazing Saddle

Buddy's Corral