Saying It Out Loud Conference

Aleksa Manila hosts the 13th annual LGBTQ conference at the Hilton Conference Center. Click here for details.



Pride ASIA presents a FREE screening of Deconstructing Zoe at the Central Library in Downtown Seattle. Click here for details.

Deconstructing Zoe

Aleksa Manila hosts the 5th annual variety show featuring Seattle's QAPI entertainers at Neighbours Nightclub. Click here for details.

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Rice Ball: Taste of ASIA!

"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.

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"Drag, not drugs."