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Darcelle's XV

208 NW 3rd Ave, Portland, OR 97209-3911
+1 503-222-5338
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My First Drag Show

This was my very first time attending a drag show and it was extremely entertaining. From... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
Laquentus J
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Memphis, Tennessee
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Bachelor/Bachelorette party

This was my first visit to a show like this. I had a great time, and the female... Wait no the... read more

Reviewed 15 April 2018
BRETT A
via mobile
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In business since 1967 and run by Portland's best-loved cross-dresser, this cabaret is a campy Portland institution with a female-impersonator show that has been a huge hit for years.
  • Excellent53%
  • Very good36%
  • Average9%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible2%
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Hours Today: 6:00 PM - 11:00 PM
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208 NW 3rd Ave, Portland, OR 97209-3911
Old Town - Chinatown
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+1 503-222-5338
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

This was my very first time attending a drag show and it was extremely entertaining. From beginning to end, I laughed, danced, and thoroughly enjoyed myself. We ordered drinks that came in a signature leg cup with a fishnet pantyhose and it was great. I...More

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Reviewed 15 April 2018 via mobile

This was my first visit to a show like this. I had a great time, and the female... Wait no the male... Ah, whatever they were, they were incredible. The small club added to the atmosphere. This club is part of why Portland is Porland....More

Thank BRETT A
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Reviewed 14 March 2018 via mobile

I’ve been here a few times many moons ago! I took a risk and brought a new boyfriend with me on a date night. He’s from North Carolina and it was his first time to Portland. “While in Portland...” lol We both had a fabulous...More

Thank Kristi W
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Reviewed 29 December 2017 via mobile

Performers were wonderful. Lady Gaga performer was outstanding as well as the performer who did Private Dancer. Little pricy to get in but Darcelle was super nice. Good drinks.

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Reviewed 8 September 2017

We had an absolute blast at this Drag Queen show. The location is in Chinatown, which can be a bit dingy but nothing scary. The venue was smaller than I expected but all the staff were very friendly. We were on a multi-generational girls' weekend...More

Thank Sue S
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Reviewed 13 May 2017

The venue is brilliant and takes you into another world, loved the warm up music, sailing through a world of musical classics. Intimate and friendly, you're welcomed in by Darcelle and made to feel really at home. The show itself included lots of songs we...More

Thank Stuart Y
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Reviewed 21 November 2016

I've now been here three times in the last 6 months! It's so entertaining and that Poison Waters is the funniest! I loved the show and it gets more exciting as the night progresses. Another thing I love about this place is that support the...More

1  Thank KendraDawnRN
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Reviewed 31 October 2016

The show made for a fun evening with friends. I thought the show was a little cheeky, but all had a great time.

Thank cupperr
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Reviewed 19 June 2016

I LOVE this place. If you're a chick in need of a pick me up or just a super fun girls night out, look no further. It's $20 to get in, but I think it's worth it. Food and drink are available and little tables...More

2  Thank Erica I
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Reviewed 19 November 2015

What a kick! The place is small but the show is so good that you forget about it once the night gets going. Drinks are good but spendy but where aren't they? The performers are very good and the jokes will keep you laughing. Upon...More

2  Thank grangemont
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