Drag Queen Bingo

Drag Queen Bingo


I REACH — I WISH I HAD REARRANGED MY SCHEDULE TO MAKE THAT HAPPEN. A SPECIAL NIGHT OF BINGO HELPS RAISE THOUSANDS OF DOLLARS FOR LOCALS. Reporter: GET YOUR FEATHER BOA READY BECAUSE THIS IS A BINGO UNLIKE ANYTHING YOU’VE EVER BEEN TO. IT IS DRAG QUEEN BINGO. CANDY IS LOOKING FABULOUS. WE HAVE PAUL WHO WAS WITH THE RAINBOW CHAMBER OF CONGRESS. YOU GUYS HAVE — CHAMBER OF COMMERCE. YOU HAD BEEN DOING THIS FOR YEARS. WHY DO PEOPLE COME AGAIN AND AGAIN FOR THIS. –? THEY COME FOR THE FUN AND ALSO TO SUPPORT LOCAL CHARITIES. IT’S NOW BEEN EIGHT YEARS, $138,000 RAISED FOR LOCAL CHARITIES. THIS IS A FUN AFTERNOON. WE ALSO DO THURSDAY’S. THIS IS A GREAT WAY TO HAVE SOME FUN AND RAISE MONEY. THIS MONTH — EVERY MONTH THEY PICK A DIFFERENT NONPROFIT CHARITY — YOU ARE WITH THE GOLDEN RULE SERVICES. WHAT DO YOU DO FOR OUR COMMUNITY? WE PROVIDE FREE HIV AND OTHER PREVENTION SERVICES FOR LOW INCOME AND PEOPLE THAT ARE NONINSURED. Reporter: HOW DID YOU THINK ABOUT IT WHEN THEY CHOSE YOU WAS THE BENEFICIARY FOR THIS MONTH? I WAS ELATED. WE NEED FUNDRAISERS LIKE THIS TO KEEP OUR DOORS OPENED AND IT ALLOWS US TO CONTINUE OUR FREE SERVICES INCLUDING THE HIV AND HEPATITIS C PREVENTION SERVICES. Reporter: THEY CALL THIS A PARTY WITH A PURPOSE. IT IS $15. YOU GET ONE OF THESE TO PLAY AND THEN YOU ALSO GET THE DAUGHTERS. — DAUBERS. YOU CAN WIN A PRIZE THROUGH EIGHT GAMES. LET’S DO IT. WE’RE PLAYING THE FIRST GAME. O 69. [ CHEERING AND APPLAUSE ] I DON’T KNOW IF YOU HEAR THEM SCREAMING, SHOT, SHOT, SHOT . WHEN DIFFERENT THINGS GET CALLED, YOU KNOW WHAT YOU ARE SUPPOSED TO SAY. SOME OF THESE — I DON’T KNOW IF I CAN SAY THEM ON TV. THERE A LITTLE RISQUI. THEY LIKE TO HAVE FUN. IT WILL BE LOUD AT MANGOES. THESE ARE SOME OF THE PRIZES. WE HAVE THIS ONE FROM POPPY BREWING. THEY DONATE THESE PRICES. WHAT ARE SOME OF THE OTHER PRIZES? IT’S USUALLY WINE BASKETS, FOOD CARTS, RESTAURANT GIFT CERTIFICATES, THEATER TICKETS. WE USUALLY GET MUSIC CIRCUITS AND THINGS LIKE THAT. WE HAVE DIFFERENT PRIZES EVERY MONTH. IT’S A GREAT CHARITY. THE FEATHER BOA COMES IN BECAUSE THEY PUT THIS ON YOU WHEN YOU WIN AND THEN YOU GET TO RUN AROUND AS THEY ARE CHEERING FOR YOU. I PROBABLY DON’T HAVE TO WORRY ABOUT THAT