11th Mar 2023

32 Acts of Wearable Art, Fashion, Music, Drag & Performance
Saturday March 11th @ Black Pirates Pub
Non-stop fashion art action 8pm-2am. $20 admission, cash door, 19+ w/ ID

32 Acts! One fabulous night where Wearable Art, Fashion, Dance, Music, Drag & Performance, co-mingle with runway models and contemporary design elements, unlike anything you may have seen before on the catwalk! Featuring 4 Live Bands and DJ’s, 6 Local Fashion Houses, 10 Wearable Art Pieces, 11 Performance Acts-100 Artists/Models and Spectacular Video Mapping Projections.

Massive Raffle and Best D.I.Y Fashion/Costume Prizes… Dress up and dance the night away in your best future glam finery, create your own fashion tribe! Plus, “Walk Off” Challenges, Paparazzi Moments, end of night Fashionista DJ Dance Party…on the catwalk…So Haute Couture! Come early for exquisite catered refreshments.

600+ people attended the last event and this year’s going to be bigger, better and cattier! DefSup has you covered with another epic bash with a totally unique arts-intensive fashion packed experience for 2023. This winter… be Haute! be Derelicte!

A Fundraiser for Definitely Superior Art Gallery + LU Radio 102.7 FM -Saturday March 11th @ 8PM-2AM at the BLACK PIRATES PUB (215 Red River Rd.). $20 cash at the door, no advance tickets, 19+/, Photo ID required

2023 list of Entertainment/Art Performances:


  • Morning Light-[motown/funk/rock]
  • Danielle Pollari-[pop/rhythm n blues]
  • Forever Dead!-[cult-classic-punk rock]
  • Doran (DJ)-Derelicte dance mix @ night’s end… your chance to dance on the catwalk!)
  • Illuminate Video Mapping Projections

WEARABLE ART ARTISTS: Caitlyn Jean McMillan • Hannah Doxtater-Wynn • Michel Dumont • Barbara Benwell • Sarah Furlotte / Denise Mary Smith • Zoe Gordon / Shayne Ehman • Leanna Marshall • Despres Metal Artwork • Alyssa Yorizza Kusik


  • The Loop w/ Legacy Performing Arts
  • The African Boutique
  • Elfarrow Apparel
  • Silver Cedar Studio
  • Thunder Bay Drag Performers-(TBay’s most creative Drag Family, w/thanks to Wiggins Productions)


  • Heels Dance -Choreography Emma Dubinsky & Jessie Kajorinne (themed performance | featuring a troupe of 5 dancers: Stephanie Depiero, Jane Creamer, Jenni Ritchie, Nicloe Avella & Jessie Kajorinne )
  • Flamenco & Bhangra by Thunder Bay World Dance Collective
  • Burlesque w/ Miss Be.Muse (Jamie Lee)
  • Premiere Drag Performance by Paloma Marquez
  • Nizar Chiha (African Dance | @Nizachiha)
  • Dee Marie + Incipient | Glow Staff Performance (@incipient_._)
  • Derelicte Go-Go Dancers: (feat- Tehya, Maggie & Dee Marie).
  • Plus!  Walk Off Challenges,
  • and D.I.Y Fashion Costume Contest (Dress up and win Big…think Derelicte, think Haute Couture!)
  • More to Come…

PHOTOGRAPHERS: Ascension, Dan Ventrudo, Flashback Photo, Keegan Richard, Kay Lee, Chad Charles Kirvan & Patrick Chondon, The Walleye – Thunder Bay’s Arts & Culture Magazine

EVENT SPONSORS: Video Mapping & Lighting by Illuminate – Green Room by TLC Property Management – Exquisite Catered Refreshments (Glam cupcakes!…We’ll treat you right!)