This year marks the 41st Invasion of the Pines on Fire Island. The annual event showcases hundreds of drag queens as they depart on a ferry in Cherry Grove and descend onto the Pines for a jaw-dropping marathon of extravagant looks as they sashay down the runway.
In honor of this year’s special celebration, photographer Susan Kravitz has released a book, Mascara, Mirth and Mayhem: Independence Day on Fire Island, full of photos highlighting one of the summer’s most popular events.
See some of the fierce looks from the book below, and to find out more about Susan Kravitz be sure to check out her website.
Mascara, Mirth and Mayhem: Independence Day on Fire Island will be released on July 4. To purchase a copy click here.
Watch the video below to see the time Willam invade the Drag Invasion: