Mathews told 23ABC this would be the first in a series of drag brunches in Bakersfield. The art of drag has gained popularity over the years through shows like Ru Paul's Drag Race
and actors like Shangela
in "A Star is Born."
Performers took the stage, lip-syncing to popular artist like Beyonce
and Katy Perry
"I've always loved Bakersfield," said Mathews. "Anybody is welcomed here. Come in and we will close the door, because it is a crazy world out there and we will have fun for an hour and a haft."