The Broken Heel Festival is Back!!

Priscilla Bus

Adventures in the Desert @ Broken Heel Festival Sept 8–9–10 2017 Priscilla's Spiritual Home pops the cork on 3 Days of Drag, Divas, Disco, DressUps and Damn Good Times

…You know you've always wanted to hit the road...WELL NOW IS THE TIME

Hosted at the colourful Palace Hotel, Silverton Hotel and the shining Silver City of Broken Hill the festival offers all of the authentic favourite haunts from the iconic film Priscilla Queen of the Desert.

Take it slow or party hard but be ready to soak in 3 days of  * * *Glittering Good Times* * * as we programme all the best inspired by not only our favourite movie but the gems of this Outback town.

Expect a handbag stuffed full of stunning Drag Queens & Drag Kings from around the nation plus , plus a crafted list of entertainers bringing cabaret, comedy, opera & live music, including an Abba coverband (of course!) & DJ playing all the tracks you need to hear at a Priscilla Party! 

Even the million dollar stage show “Priscilla Bus” will be on display!

Meet some of the cast from the the movie including writer/Director Stephan Elliott & everyone’s favourite barfly Shirl!

Our fabulous festival hosts Philmah Bocks & Art Simone will ensure there is never a dull moment.

Programme will run day & night over 3 days including “Lap of the Main Drag in Drag” competition where you get to join the locals and strut your stuff up the city’s main drag!

Expect music, dancing, laughter and plenty of moments that memories are made of!

Its time to dust off the abba album and get ready to adventure and

...change the way you think, the way you feel, the way you dress....

Broken Heel festival will run over 3 days. Tickets are available for the entire 3 days or individually for Friday, Saturday & Sunday.

Heels hair and attitude packed and ready to go! Yay Broken Hill give THE MARDIGRAIS in the metro areas a run for their it!!!
— Festival attendant 2015
Fabulous Fabulous & more Fabulous ...looking forward to next year now!
— Festival attendant 2015
BIG LOVE & BIG THANX to everyone who made this 21st Birthday celebration one A-maaazing abfab weekend! Chookers
— DJ Magnus Dean - 2015 Performer


Take a road trip on a catch a luxury bus, fly, train or hitch hike, just don't miss the birthday bash of the year.

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The Venue

Put yourself in the scene of Pricilla Queen of the Desert, join us right where the movie was filmed.

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Who's Performing

Meet the performing artists, special guests and of course your fab hosts, Philmah Bocks and Art Simone.

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