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Mister and Miss Gay Arlington

Each year AGLA crowns a new Mister and Miss Gay Arlington and in add crowns a new Miss AGLA (which is a honorary community service title).

Mark your calendars now – the 7th Annual Mister and Miss Gay Arlington pageant will take place on Friday, April 28, 2017 at Freddie’s Beach Bar & Restaurant from 8-10 p.m. Social starts at 6 p.m. Contest starts at 8 p.m. There is a $10 cover for this event. 21+. We also encourage you to reserve a table if you want guaranteed seating. The reigning Mister and Miss Gay Arlington will make their final performances and walk as the reigning titleholders, and we will crown Mister and Miss Gay Arlington 2017. The prize packages for winning the Mister or Miss Gay Arlington title include: $500 cash (Miss) $400 cash (Mister), crown/medallion, sash, flowers, $100 gift certificate from American Backstage Company, jewelry from Evening Eye Candy, and a car entry to ride in the 2016 Capital Pride parade, guest-list entry for all 2017 eXile events including: Distrkt C, ManUPP Events, Drench’d and Rough Trade, a DC Eagle T-shirt, a DC Eagle 45th Anniversary pin, and $25 in drink tickets valued of $500. For questions or inquiries about running, email Invite all your friends on Facebook here.

Download the 2017 Mister & Miss Gay Arlington Pageant Packet in PDF format here.

Download the 2017 program ad form here.


2016 Mister and Miss Gay Arlington

Mister and Miss Gay Arlington 2016

Athena Couture and Matthew Jay Kelly

Miss and Mister Gay Arlington 2016

Previous Titleholders

2015 – Kristina Kelly

Kristina Kelly

2014 – Coco B. Colby

Coco in Crown & Sash

2013 – Shaunda Leer



2012 – Stardust

2011 – Diamond D. Bottoms


International – Ophelia Bottoms


2016 Miss AGLA

AGLA also bestows an honorary service crown from time to time upon entertainers who have gone above and beyond to support AGLA and its activities. Sylvia Stallone was recently crowned your Miss AGLA 2016 at the 2016 Miss Gay Arlington Pageant.

Sylvia Stallone

Miss AGLA 2016


Previous Titleholders

2015 – Suga Bottoms



2014 – Shelby Blake Stephyns



2013 – Hope B. Childs


2012 – Muffy Blake Stephyns

2011 – Charity Bhe


Check out the program from previous pageants to see what you missed. Click here to view the 2013 program.


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PO Box 100324

Arlington, VA 22210

Phone: (571) 969-4370