July 2013 Archives

While it struggles with its own LGBT-equality issues, the southern Caribbean island of Curaçao is hoping U.S. gay travelers, especially honeymooners, will take advantage of the island's historically welcoming nature. “‘Live and Let Live’ perfectly describes Curaçao’s relaxed style. We welcome everyone to explore and enjoy our rich, colorful history and culture, our numerous uncrowded beaches and world class dive ... [Read]

Divers/Cité brings top entertainers to Montreal

By Troy Petnbrink
July 24, 2013 3:30 PM |
With veteran entertainers such as Hector Romero, Alain Jackinsky, François K and Frankie Knuckles, along with rising stars such Nico Concerto and Raneem, Montreal's Divers/Cité is flexing its muscles as it kicks off another decade as one of the world's top LGBT music and arts festivals, July 29 to Aug. 4. The event begins on Monday at La Fontaine Park with a free ... [Read]

It’s an overwhelming list of activities: BigMuscleBears at Paramount, Furball at the Boatslip, Bearracuda at Purgatory, Blowoff at the Boatslip, Fag Bash at Governor Bradford, Horse Meat Disco at Paramount and Crisco Disco at Purgatory. And those are just the leading parties each night during Provincetown Bears’ 11th Annual Bear Week, which starts today, July 13, in the magical gay ... [Read]

American Airlines today released a letter it sent to congressional leaders that reaffirms the company's endorsement of the Employment Non-Discrimination Act. ... [Read]

With warm temperatures and clear skies, it was a perfect summer day yesterday in Rehoboth Beach, Del. But many vacationers skipped the surf and sand to attend the annual Independence Day Pool Party at 6 Futcher Drive. The theme of this year's party was "Winter Wonderland," and DJ Mike Reimer was melting the ice with hot summer hits to entertain the more than ... [Read]