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RuPaul's Drag Race Spinoffs
Christmas Holi-Slay Celebrity

RuPaul's Drag Race Holi-Slay Spectacular was a spin-off episode that aired on December 7, 2018. Eight favorite queens competed for the title of "America's first Drag Race Xmas Queen". The cast members and the premiere date were revealed on November 1, 2018, on VH1's website.

The spin-off welcomes back "franchise favorites":

Eureka from Season 9 and 10
Jasmine Masters from Season 7
Kim Chi from Season 8
Latrice Royale from Season 4 and All Stars 1
Mayhem Miller from Season 10
Shangela from Season 2, Season 3, and All Stars 3
Sonique from Season 2,
Trixie Mattel from Season 7 and All Stars 3.

The Christmas contestants were tasked to lip-sync to original holiday music from RuPaul’s holiday albums: the classic "Slay Belles" and his new album "Christmas Party". There will be no shortage of looks and gags, accompanied by a maxi challenge choreographed by Todrick Hall alongside with several runways!


Rank Photo Contestant Season(s) Original Rank(s) Result
Eureka HoliSlay Mug Eureka Season 9 11th WINNER
Season 10 Runner-Up
Jasmine HoliSlay Mug Jasmine Masters Season 7 12th WINNER
All Stars 4 10th
Kim HoliSlay Mug Kim Chi Season 8 Runner-Up WINNER
Latrice HoliSlay Mug Latrice Royale Season 4 4th WINNER
All Stars 1 7th/8th
All Stars 4 5th
Mayhem HoliSlay Mug Mayhem Miller Season 10 10th WINNER
Shangela HoliSlay Mug Shangela Season 2 12th WINNER
Season 3 6th
All Stars 3 3rd/4th
Sonique HoliSlay Mug Sonique Season 2 9th WINNER
Trixie HoliSlay Mug Trixie Mattel Season 7 6th WINNER
All Stars 3 Winner
The contestant had positive critiques about her performance, won RuPaul's Drag Race Holi-Slay Spectacular and was crowned America's first Drag Race Xmas Queen.


Series # Episode # Title Airdate
156 1 RuPaul's Drag Race Holi-Slay Spectacular December 7th, 2018

"RuPaul's Drag Race Holi-Slay Spectacular"

Airdate: December 7th, 2018

  • Discussions: Favorite Christmas memories.
  • Mini Challenge: Dance to RuPaul's "Christmas Cookies"
  • Mini Challenge Winner: Mayhem Miller
  • Main Challenge: Perform a choreographer musical number to RuPaul's "Get to You"
    and create a retro 80's look
  • Runway Theme: Non-Denominational Christmas Eleganza
  • Winner of RuPaul's Drag Race Holi-Slay Spectacular: All Queens
Lip Sync Pairs
Pairs Song
Sonique vs Mayhem Miller "Merry Christmas, Mary" by RuPaul
Jasmine Masters vs Shangela "Jingle Dem Bells" by RuPaul (feat. Big Freedia & Ellis Miah)
Trixie Mattel vs Eureka "Deck The Halls" by RuPaul (feat. Todrick Hall)
Latrice Royale vs Kim Chi "Brand New Year" by RuPaul (feat. Siedah Garrett)
Michelle Visage vs RuPaul "Christmas Party" by RuPaul (feat. Michelle Visage)
"Can I Get an Amen?" by RuPaul


Gallery pic
Check out the lookbook gallery to see the queens' looks from each episode.


Holi-Slay Spectacular First Look

Holi-Slay Spectacular First Look

Holi-Slay Spectacular Sneak Peak

Holi-Slay Spectacular Sneak Peak


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