WE’RE HERE: HBO series featuring renowned drag queens comes to Kona

  • Lanakila Mangauil, right, meets his “drag mom” Bob at his community farm in Honoka‘a. (Courtesy photo/Special to West Hawaii Today)

  • Lanakila Mangauil, right learns dance moves from his “drag mom” Bob before the big show. Courtesy photo/Special to West Hawaii Today

  • Kekoa Kealoha, left performs with his “drag mom” Eureka for the HBO series We’re Here. Courtesy photo/Special to West Hawaii Today

  • Drag queens Eureka, Bob and Shangela come to Kona to film an HBO episode of We’re Here. Courtesy photo/Special to West Hawaii Today)

“WE’RE HERE,” the unscripted HBO series featuring renowned drag queens Bob the Drag Queen, Eureka O’Hara and Shangela, made a splash in Kona as they continued their journey spreading love and connection across small-town America, through the art of drag.