A Very Imperial Christmas


Spreading the festive feel goods and joyous jingles is the fabulous team at The Imperial Erskineville, with a four week program of inclusive and diverse Christmas events, drag and live entertainment. Camp, colourful and with a community focus – celebration is in The Imperials DNA! Our diverse Imperial family invites you into our home, to celebrate the holiday season and special occasions of all kinds…


Where drag reigns queen (or king), feast banquets bring bountiful joy and drinks are flowing as freely as Mariahs “All I want for Christmas”


Scroll on for more info on Christmas events and specials!


What's On

Parties Belong At The Imperial!


Across 3 floors, 2 dining concepts and live entertainment to boot – The Imperial has a variety of options on offer for groups looking to unleash their yuletide cheer!


Feast menus start at $49pp for groups of 10+ available in both Priscillas and Imperial UP.


Canape Packages for groups of 20+ start from $27 for 6 pieces, Mix N Match between savoury and sweet!


Imperial Parties

Naughty or Nice? A Christmas Drag N’ Dine Show


Injecting a healthy dose of Christmas Cheer, Priscillas will offer an amplified Drag N’ Dine experience on Mondays and Wednesdays. starring Krystal Kleer, Coco Jumbo and Ruby Slippers, the show will be paired with a $75pp set menu. This 3-course menu includes specialty Christmas dishes, a welcome flute of bubbly and a 3-act drag performance.


The theme of the Naughty or Nice drag performances poke fun at the stereotypes of the silly season, with a flirty and fun message of love and merriment.


Mondays & Wednesdays 28th Nov – 19th Dec, show start time 7.30pm.




Drag Santa Photos: 8 & 9 December


The most fabulous Christmas Card your granny could ask for!


We invite you to get your photo taken with our santa drag queens (YazQween & Ruby Slippers) on our Christmas set at Priscillas.


Professionally taken and available to download online on Monday 10th December.



A Christmas Wrap Up with The Magda Szubanskis: 14 December


” Oh Come All Ye Queens And All…” Australia’s premier tribute, trashy & original hot mess of tasty treats (the triple trouble Lip Sync Band) are bringing the festivities to our Basement!


The 2-Act show followed by dance party features the iconic and legendary trash drags Taylor, Marg & Jurgen!





Three models wearing pink lipstick and messy wigs sitting on a couch

Carols by Candlelight with The Welcome Choir: 23 December


To wrap up the festivities a FREE Carols by Candlelight singalong will take place in The Imperial’s Front Bar.


Hosted by the all-inclusive Newtown based pub choir, The Welcome Choir!


FRONT BAR 6-7PM | FREE all welcome!

Pink and yellow graphic design with a women singing into a shower head