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Here's What People Are Saying About Oaklash

Calls to boycott SF Pride pop up from drag performers

and activists in protest of police presence and Israel ties

Gazetteer - 2024

Oaklash Stays True to the Rebellious, Political Heart of Drag

KQED - 2024

Oaklash unleashed! Oakland's three-day celebration of

trans and queer performance returns

Bay Area Reporter - 2024

Oaklash, Oakland's Drag and Queer Performance Festival,

Returns This Weekend For Its Seventh Year

SFist - 2024

Datebook Pick - Oaklash Festival

SF Chronicle - 2024


Celebrating Drag Performance Culture in Oakland

KRON4 - 2023


Oaklash Festival takes center stage this Weekend

CBS News - 2023


In Oakland, a Drag Fest for the Community, by the Community

KQED Arts - 2023


Oaklash is Back: festival of drag and queer performance returns

Bay Area Reporter - 2023


Focus on the positive floods 6th Oaklash fest with drag joy

48 Hills - 2023

Oaklash Drag and Queer Performance Festival Set to Serve More

Punk Realness In Its Sixth Year

SFist - 2023


As A’s move toward leaving Oakland, here are the best arts

— and artists — staying in ‘the Town’

SF Chronicle - 2023


Newly established Oaklash Disability Fund wants to make drag accessible to all

48 Hills - 2022


Folsom Street Fair – World’s kinkiest carnival returns to San Francisco

GayCities - 2022

Events in Oakland: BART’s 50th birthday party and Oaklash at Fairyland

The Oaklandside - 2022


21 Fun Things to Do This Week

7x7 - 2022


A Beautiful Day For A Drag Show —

Oaklash 2022’S Saturday Block Party Brings Community Together

Bay City News Foundation - 2022

Oaklash festival celebrates ‘freaky, fabulous Bay Area drag art’

SF Chronicle Datebook - 2022

Oaklash explodes with a full week of drag activism, film, parties, cute shows

48 Hills - 2022

Bay Area artists and arts leaders reflect on two years of the pandemic

SF Chronicle Datebook - 2022

Oaklash 2021: Ingenuity, inclusion at Bay Area drag festival

The Daily Californian - 2021

Oaklash is Back! The Bay Area's Drag & Queer Performance Festival Returns Online

East Bay Express - 2021

Oaklash serves up drag fun from SF Oasis

Bay Area Reporter - 2021

8 Bay Area Arts and Entertainment Events to Check Out This Weekend

SF Chronicle - 2021

Oaklash Drag & Queer Performance Festival Takes Place This Weekend

Broadway World San Francisco - 2021


Oaklash Comes Back with 50 Hours of Nonstop Drag Content

BobCut Magazine - 2021

Virtual premiere debuts Disability Visibility for new Oaklash 2020!

The Guardsman - 2020

Lashing Out: Oaklash Drag Fest Reaches New Heights with Pandemic Performances

East Bay Express - 2020


Drag Performers Champion Anti-Racism, Disability Justice at Oaklash

KQED Arts - 2020

Grab that virtual wig, it’s all aboard for Oaklash!

48 Hills - 2020

‘Queens, kings and queers’ learn how to navigate the digital world for Oaklash 2020

Bay City News Foundation - 2020

Oaklash delivers deliciously deviant drag

Bay Area Reporter - 2020

Oaklash drag festival hits the virtual stage this weekend

The Bay Bridged - 2020

Oaklash Goes Digital and Now More People Can Enjoy Drag

From the Comfort of Their Home

BobCut Magazine - 2020

Oaklash drag festival explores messy, punky Bay Area performance art 

SF Chronicle - 2019


What is Bay Area drag? Oaklash Festival has some wild ideas 

48 Hills - 2019


Oaklash - East Bay dragfest rocks 

Bay Area Reporter - 2019


Oaklash 2019: a colorful weekend in Oakland 

News Up Now - 2019

Oaklash 2019: Bay Area Drag Festival 

TrishTV - 2019


Mama Celeste's Rules of Drag 

Creative Mornings Oakland - 2019

Oaklash festival to celebrate diversity of Bay Area drag. Take that, RuPaul 

SF Chronicle - 2018

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