If you are wondering what that tingling sensation is, it’s the stirrings of 12 Inches of Sin.  You will experience 12 Inches of Sin like never before.  It’s bigger than you are used to because In Vegas, Size Matters! !  We present 35,000 sq. ft. of art galleries, installations, fashion and entertainment that are sure to engage your senses.  Join us at New Orleans Square, 900 E. Karen Avenue and enjoy the following artistic pleasures: 


On Friday, May 11, all galleries and art installations are FREE to the public from 7:00 PM to 10:00 PM  Live entertainment runs until midnight!


Art Installations by


12 Inches of Sin VII (Various)

Ali Fathollahi (Las Vegas)

Amanda Keating (Las Vegas)

Boris Kostov (Las Vegas)

Brent Holmes (Las Vegas)

CADOC (Winnipeg)

Catherine Trifiletti (Las Vegas)

Clarice Tara (Las Vegas)

Eric Wallis (Salt Lake City)

Eric Minh Swenson (Los Angeles)

Holly Lay (Las Vegas)

Kari Cadenhead (Tuscon)

Karla Lagunas (Las Vegas)

Killing Trends (Las Vegas)

Leather Uniform Club of Las Vegas

Mary Sabo (Las Vegas)

Milan Von Brünn (Los Angeles)

Nancy Good (Las Vegas)

Nanda Sharifpour (Las Vegas)

Recycled Propaganda (Las Vegas)

Ruel G. James (Las Vegas)

Same Source (Los Angeles)

Sarah Arnold (Las Vegas)

Steve Swindle (Phoenix)

Tony Ward (Philadelphia)

Zully Mejia (Las Vegas)


A special evening of cabaret will showcase 20 performance artists specializing in burlesque, sideshow and drag from 10:00 PM to midnight.  INSERTION is hosted by burlesque sensation Lou Lou Roxy of Detroit and La Cage aux Folles seductress Rudalenska of Las Vegas.  Tickets are required and available at Eventbrite. Seating is limited. Tickets are $30 per person.  Doors open at 9:00 PM, 21+. 


Performances by


Aaron Sheppard (Joshua Tree)

Ambrosia Minge (Los Angeles)

Blue Ruin (Las Vegas)

Cheyenne Sia Desoto (Las Vegas)

Dahlia Kash (Oakland)

Haute Coque (Los Angeles)

Juicy D. Light (Oakland)

Kimberly Blake (Las Vegas)

Mae Du Luc (Las Vegas)

Magnoliah Black (Oakland)

Marcos Aquirre (Los Angeles)

Margarita Sanchez (Las Vegas)

Mia Morte (Los Angeles)

Pinky Rider (Las Vegas)

Randilyn (Las Vegas)

SinSity Pearl (Las Vegas)

SpiderElla (Las Vegas)

Suwasit Fly (Las Vegas)

Sweetie Bird (Las Vegas)

… and many more!


On Saturday, May 12, all galleries and art installations are FREE to the public from 1:00 PM to 10:00 PM.   There will be workshops and lectures to discover new skills or new perspectives while you enjoy art galleries and installations.  Workshops and lectures are fee based at door, or free to the public.   Live entertainment runs until midnight. 


On Saturday evening, we are delighted to present Tippy Elvis to conclude the soiree with a live performance of captivating awe at 9:00 P.M to midnight. Tippy Elvis is a notorious band from Las Vegas known for crazed live performances featuring juggling clowns, live tigers and sincere poetry, Tippy Elvis is a carnival of crazy.  Per urban legend, Tippy Elvis (Gallus gallus domesticus) is a domesticated fowl, a subspecies of the Red Junglefowl. As one of the most common and widespread domestic animals, they formed a band in the early 90’s to annoy the bovine.  Tickets are required and available at Eventbrite. Seating is limited. Tickets are $30 per person.  Doors open at 8:00 PM, 21+.


The Sin Sity Sisters of Perpetual Indulgence will host WINE AND SPIRITS all weekend!  Monies raised from sales will benefit the Sisters AIDS Drug Assistance Program.


The Sisters of Perpetual Indulgence, founded in San Francisco in 1979, have become a worldwide movement, with orders of queer nuns springing up across the planet fighting for the promulgation of omniversal joy and the expiation of stigmatic guilt. The Holy Order Sin Sity Sisters are the Sisters of Perpetual Indulgence of Las Vegas, founded June 2005.  For more information regarding their educational and community outreach programming, please visit them at The Nunnery which is also located at New Orleans Square, 900 E. Karen Avenue, Las Vegas, Nevada 89109.  There is plenty of parking behind New Orleans Square building in the Commercial Center.


DJ Carey will be mixing the sounds the entire weekend!  Be prepared to dance, drink and fantastic time!


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