Taco Bell® is rolling out it's Taco Bell Drag Brunch across select cities in the United States in May and June. The brunch events are being hosted by drag performer Kay Sedia and will feature performances by local drag talent.
The events are part of Taco Bell's larger initiative by the Taco Bell Foundation supporting LGBTQIA+ youth and the It Get's Better Project.
Taco Bell's Global Chief Brand Officer, Sean Tesvant, states:
“We understand the importance of creating safe spaces for the LGBTQIA+ community and are thrilled to provide a unique experience that spotlights and celebrates the wonderful artform of drag and its influence in culture with their chosen families.
Taco Bell Drag Brunch was concepted by Live Más Pride, Taco Bell’s LGBTQIA+ Employee Resource Group, which has played a major role in driving awareness of and meaningfully supporting LGBTQIA+ communities both within Taco Bell and the communities we serve and operate in.”
Recent past and future Drag Brunch tour dates are:
Las Vegas Cantina: Sunday, May 1
Chicago, Wrigleyville Cantina: Sunday, May 22
Nashville Cantina: Sunday, May 29
New York, Times Square Cantina: Sunday, June 12
Fort Lauderdale Cantina: Sunday, June 26
All brunchese will offer the $5 Bell Breakfast Box, Cinnabon Delights® Coffee, and mimosas.
The Taco Bell Foundation is a 501(c)(3) non-profit founded in 1992. It has helped young people with more than $130 million in education and career readiness grants and scholarships.
The It Gets Better Project, also a 501(c)(3), was founded in 2010 and strives to connect and support LGBTQ+ youth globally through media campaigns, most successfully through YouTube.