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19th Annual Midwest Awards Ball presents: Fire & Ice
March 14 @ 5:00 pm - March 15 @ 3:00 am EDT
The 19th Annual Midwest Awards Ball presented by Cook County Health (SSHARC)… FIRE & ICE – The Cosmic Collide
Honoring the stars of today, the statements of tomorrow and the forever legends and icons!
Saturday, March 14, 2020
The Grand Ballroom
6351 S. Cottage Grove
Doors open at 5 | Red carpet 6 | Awards 6:30 | Elite LSS 6:45 | Ball starts 7pm SHARP!
VIP Admission: $55
General Admission: $35
Exclusive Tables: 1K (only four available)
Premium VIP $500 (5 available)
General Tables $350 (8 available) go on sale 9/4/19
Grand Prize #1 The Climax – Tag Team Sex Siren (1MF/1FF) $1K – All astrological signs have an element: fire, air, water, and earth. Bring to life your sign in a super sexy and magical way. You and your partner should be polar opposites causing a cataclysmic orgasm.
Grand Prize #2 Victor/Victoria – Drag Realness $1K – First, come as Victor, (man) dapperly dressed in all black, and for the prize, leave as Victoria, (woman) dressed to kill in head to toe blood red.
Grand Prize #3 Captain Planet – All American Runway $1K – Global warming is a real threat to mankind and the universe. Save the earth from catastrophe in a human Go-Green campaign, making sure your walk is just as mean.
Grand Prize #4 $1K Angels vs. Demons – Twister vs. Sister – Angelic and dainty to the touch, all white and halos are a must (VF’s) vs. Demons in red/black who terrorize with cartwheels, flips, colossal stunts, and such, devil horns is a plus (Twisters). 2 trophies, 1 cash.
Mini grand #5 A Real Crowd Pleaser – The Best LSS $250 – Get the crowd hyped as the commentators call you on the mic, whoever receives the most claps, cheers, and shouts, takes home TWO FIFTY that’s right (last two standing, the crowd will decide the winner in a cheer off).
Design on a Dime: New Runway — effects made of newspaper, plastic, glass and or trash.
Furry Kitty in the City: New Vogue — dressed as an adorable feline cat, and your performance is as perfect as the pussy purveyors.
Snow Bunnies: OTA Glitz and Glam – can you do glamour without the bling? Show us then, in fabric, feathers, furs and things.
Angels in Heaven: OTA Up In Pumps – as an angel in the name of the legend Gay Tay, show us a nasty walk + a sick pump game, now slay.
Unconventional Challenge, Fashion as Art: OTA BestDressed — let’s do away with tradition, and go full on fashion savage, using unconventional materials to create a look that’s far beyond average. (2 trophies: 1MF/1FF)
Intergalactic Solar System Runway Showdown: OTA Runway – choose one of 8 planets and it’s elements, then battle down, pound for pound, until you walk away holding the crown. FQ/Women/Drag/BQ Euro/Legends & Icons (5 trophies)
Global Warming, the Climate Change Activist: BQ SchoolBoy Realness — In a look that’s environmentally safe (think hazmat suits/gas masks) due to a biochemical warfare that’s taking place. Choose pickets signs that represent your stance and your state.
Chaotic Devil in a Red Cat, Body or Pant Suit: FF Performance — Sultry and Seductive (soft) or Exhilarating and Entertaining (dramatic) and heels is a must. Performance is in your nature, when the beat drops just don’t touch. (2 trophies)
Cold Hearted as Ice: BQ Thugs vs Transman vs Butch — You’re the new hit man, dressed impeccably for a clean kill. Think Ghost with a touch of James Bond just for the thrill. (3 trophies)
Mr. Freeze: BQ vs Transman Pretty Boy Realness – in all cocaine white, your pretty & realness must be a delight, dripping in lots of ice. (2 trophies)
The Storm: Sneaker vs. Sneaker – it’s 2020 and your sight is perfectly clear, look to the future for the nastiest high-top sneakers of the year.
Hellraiser: Foot/Eye/Accessory— raise all kinds of hell in the disgusting pieces of the season. If any of your shyt is fake, you shall be chopped for fashion treason. (2 trophies 1MF/1FF)
Hell is Hot, Dark is Night: OTA Street Wear: what’s in style for the 2020 season? Peel and reveal, because you the mafucken reason. (2 trophies 1MF/1FF)
Arctic Blast from the Past: OTA Labels – does your old pieces still hit? Bring it in mostly old, and something new, nothing borrowed, that’s not what true fashionista do. (2 trophies 1MF/1FF)
Frozen: All Genders Face – your face transcends the elements of beauty, let it reverberate through in PVC fashions and fur. (6trophies: FQ/BQ/BQID/Women/Butch/Transman)
X-rays: Old Way – in a Skelton bodysuit and funky, futuristic frames! (2 trophies 1MF/1FF)
War of the Gods: Body – effects like Xerxes from 300 should be the direction. Flexing defined bodies is no discretion. (2 trophies 1MF/1FF)
Star Trek: BQ Executive Realness: From outer space and into the place as Mr. Kirk or Dr. Spock
•Legends vs. Icons: Ying/Yang
Master of your craft, so no need for the foo-foo-la, it’s a simple joy for us to see you hit the floor
A clean white/black combo look•
Humanoid 2050: Bizarre Bizarre — what would a mix between a human and a droid
look like? Show us from your 2050 collection of creativity.
Glitter Drip: FQ Realness — in all things that shine, be it diamonds, rhinestones, sequins, or glitter, you know the whole nine.Follow Shannon Garcon: