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"DRAG, not drugs!"

Drug counselor by day, drag diva by night. Aleksa Manila is a celebrated and respected drag personality. Originally from Manila, Philippines, Aleksa now calls Seattle, Washington home.

Aleksa is a favorite emcee/host, speaker/panelist, performer/model at many events in the region because of her smart and sassy presence onstage and her ease of engaging her audience.

Aleksa recently received the prestigious Dr. Bob Wood Award for Excellence in HIV Prevention, and was 2014 Grand Marshal at the 40th Seattle Pride Parade alongside her hero, Mr. George Takei.

In her professional career, Aleksa when "not-in-face" is the Program Coordinator of Project NEON and Program Supervisor of Addiction Services at Seattle Counseling Service.

More about Aleksa Manila.

ICON: a celebration of drag, art & life!

Aleksa hosts the most fun fundraiser in the Northwest with DJ Disco Vinnie. Don your best prom night outfit and join us for the prizes and hillarity! All proceeds benefit Lifelong.

Click here to for more info.

Copyright 2000 - 2016. ALEKSA MANILA​. All rights reserved.

Bob Noxious / Clean Earth Photography 2015 : Gown by DEVONATION : ​Hair by Atasha Manila : Jewelry by September Frost


"Drag, not drugs."

Aleksa hosts and produces the 14th annual dinner and show event benefiting Seattle Counseling Service, an LGBTQ behavioral health agency. Click here for tickets and info.


Aleksa co-hosts the inaugural pageant to crown the official Filipino Community of Seattle LGBTQ ambassador. Details to follow.

Royal Pride Pageant

Official Website



Gay Bingo - Prom Night