Weekly summertime Fridays at Ice Palace. DW Underwear Party: "The greatest weekly event in the world" - Fleshbot. Fire Island's biggest weekly party, with 500-1000 men, pool skinny dips, Uberlube giveaways, free massages. For weekly updates see their facebook page:
Independence Day July 4th Weekend dance, noon-4pm, the first of the three big summer Fire Island Pines summer parties. The 39th annual invasion of the Pines by Cherry Grove drag queens and their entourage on Saturday. Parade through Pines harbor, then dance at the Sip n' Twirl in the Pines and at the Ice Palace in the Grove. See website for details:
July 14-16, 2017, at Fire Island Pines. Annual eclectic mix of famed & fast-rising dancers performing on a stunning waterfront stage with the Great South Bay as a backdrop. Dancers Responding to AIDS has raised more than $4.3 million for essential services for people with AIDS and other critical illnesses across the USA.
July 21-23, 2017 annual weekend events. Saturday pool cocktail party, all-night revelries on the beach, Sunday Closing Party. Charitable proceeds benefit the FIPPOA Fund for/of the Stonewall Community Foundation. For updates see their facebook page and:
August 11-13, 2017. FRI 7pm Dinner & Performance at The Lions Lounge. SAT 2-8pm AQUA Pool Party + all day/ all night at The Pavilion featuring DJ Peter Napoli (NY). SUN SPRAY Beach Party with house music master DJs Antoine Clamaran (France) and ATFC (UK). Buy tickets for each event or weekend passes at:
August 12, 2017, 8pm. Charles Busch returns with a new hilarious and poignant show that gets to the essence of the legendary entertainer; appearing with his long-time musical director/arranger Tom Judson. His eclectic songbook ranges from Michel Legrand and Paul Williams to Stephen Sondheim and Kurt Weill. An opportunity to see this acclaimed performer in a new and fascinating light.
August 19, 2017, 5pm at Whyte Hall - Unplugged Series #3 - Juahn Cabrera. September 1-3, 2017 (Fri 8pm, Sa/Su 6pm) - SONDHEIM ON SONDHEIM! A Musical - Labor Day Community Show: intimate portrait of the famed song writer in his own words and music. Through the use of exclusive interview footage, an inside look at the personal life and artistic process of Steven Sondheim.
August 19, 2017, 7pm + 9:30pm at The Ice Palace. Since her early days in Southern California, comedian Margaret Cho has always been the Agent Provocateur of stand up. Her socially aware, no-holds-barred, no subjects off limits brand of comedy never avoids taboo topics.
August 26, 2017, 9pm- 2am - ticket holders will receive venue location. Featuring 3 short, all-Bette live from the Continental Baths sets of songs performed by powerhouse vocalist Amber Martin! Music of the era by Darren Dryden and Sammy Jo! $50 in advance, $60 at door (clothes check and towels included). All night towel-clad or less go-go dancers!
September 3-5, 2017. Music+arts Labor Day Weekend showcase of talent reflecting The Power of Community - a celebration of the Pines and the broader LGBTQ community, and major source of fundraiser for The Hetrick Martin Institute.
September 9, 2017, 7-11pm at Salon + main deck. Annual event as Daniel Nardicio and Co take over the clothing-optional Belvedere Hotel in Cherry Grove for a one night only, clothing optional, Spartacus themed event; Gladiator go-go. The 6th Mr Nude Belvedere Contest, 10pm at Belvedere Guest House for Men. Pool area Love Lounge open until midnight.
June 9-11, 2018 (TBC), in Long Beach, NY - a three-day destination weekend, including the 28th Annual Long Island Pride Parade June 10th noon to 2pm, and a concert on the beach. Train service from NYC from Pennsylvania Station on Long Island RR.
June 7-10, 2018. Four-day annual BEAR weekend with Mister Fire Island Bear Contest, Bears Beach Days! Tea Dances; BEAR ASS Tea Dance and Pool Party + Scruff Woof Party. Mr Fire Island Bear Contest. Beards & Bears Party. Island Breeze Drag Brunch; BEAR SOUP Pool Party and Pool Show - and more...