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Fire Island Pines Pavilion Returns With A Whole New (But Classic) Sound

Apr 05, 2013 by
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We  had a moment to kiki with one of the folks working on getting Fire Island Pines ready for summer 2013. We got a lot of good dish from her, some of which we can’t share yet because it hasn’t …

Thank Godiva: Gays Will Be Able To Nude Sunbathe On Fire Island After All

Mar 01, 2013 by
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Thank Godiva: Gays Will Be Able To Nude Sunbathe On Fire Island After All

Earlier this week we reported that park rangers were cracking down on public nudity on Fire Island, a popular gay vacation destination just a few hours from Manhattan. While its true the public-decency statutes on the barrier island will be …

WATCH: Fire Island Pines Pavilion On Track For Spring Re-Awakening

Feb 15, 2013 by
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Like a phoenix rising from the gay ashes, Fire Island Pines’ Pavilion is reemerging from the devastating 2011 fire that destroyed the legendary nightclub. Owners now say the Pavilion will be reborn in time for the Pines’ 60th anniversary season …

Picture It: Fire Island Pines Invasion, 1999!

Dec 25, 2012 by
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[youtube http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=wzHgzG1NcU4] We’ve all heard about Christmas in July, but today we’re serving July in Christmas—specifically the annual July Fourth Fire Island Pines Drag Queen Invasion from way back in 1999. It’s a sea of shoulderpads, bi-level haircuts and Teletubbies. …

GRAPHIC: Behold The New Plan For The Fire Island Pines Pavilion

May 25, 2012 by
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The Fire Island Pines Pavilion is far from being rebuilt after it—and other properties at the Pines Harbor—were devastated by fire last fall. Now the Fire Island Pines Historical Society has released some renderings of what the night venue will …

The Resurrection Of Fire Island’s Pavilion Is Underway

Jan 06, 2012 by
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The Resurrection Of Fire Island’s Pavilion Is Underway

In November, a late-night blaze gutted the Pavilion, the de facto hub of Fire Island Pines. But Seth Weissman, one of the complex’s co-owners, promised vacationers it would rise from the ashes in time for the summer 2012 season.

Fire Island Pavilion: Remebrances Of “Gay Utopia” Past

Nov 19, 2011 by
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Fire Island Pavilion: Remebrances Of “Gay Utopia” Past

The New York Times took a sober look at the Pavilion, the legendary Fire Island Pines entertainment complex that burned down Monday night. While it’s true the space has a history that pre-dates Stonewall and was, as writer Alex Williams …