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A Fire Island Pines house party is always a coveted invitation and the stuff that legends are made. What Island queen was not at “the” Calvin Klein pool party?  So to our great delight a random house guest procured an invitation to one of these soirees on Saturday. The party was by invitation only and of course […]

Hot Bartenders Giving Hugs!

It’s Sunday evening in Fire Island Pines and that end of the weekend melancholy has descended as I walk the last housemate to the ferry. With cocktail in hand– a bracer against the Sunday blues- I wander off to low tea at the Blue Whale, which is always calm and relaxed. On a Sunday you can actually […]

Got wood now get coffee!

There was a time in the not so distant past when 7AM in Fire Island Pines would have found me with glazed eyes and covered in sweat stumbling home from the Pavillion in my jeans and sneakers and no clue where my Tshirt was last spotted.  But alas, time does change and nothing does that faster […]

Invasion of the Sip n’ Twirl

Title: Invasion of the Sip n’ Twirl Location: 36 Fire Island Boulevard, fire island pines, ny Link out: Click here Description: Wild dancing and celebration of the 4th of July at the Sip n’ Twirl following the invasion of the Pines by drag queens from the Grove! Start Time: 3:00 Date: 2009-07-04 End Time: 6:00

4th of July Boat Decoration Contest

Title: 4th of July Boat Decoration ContestLocation: Fire Island Pines HarborLink out: Click hereDescription: The 40 plus year tradition continues, with boats in the Pines Marina competing for top prizes for the best decorated boat! Prizes are donated by local Pines businesses and judged by a panel of impartial judges. In true Pines fashion, boaters […]

Invasion of the Pines 2009

Title: Invasion of the Pines 2009Location: Fire Island, PinesDescription: 34th annual invasion of the Pines by Cherry Grove drag queens and their entourage. Entertainment starts in the harbor at noon with the Invasion arriving at 2pm. Parade through the Pines harbor followed by dancing at the Sip n\’ Twirl in the Pines and the Ice […]