Troy Petenbrink: March 2013 Archives

While there is no news about Peppermint Patty's support for gay-marriage, Kings Dominion is buzzing about the Peanuts gangs' takeover of the park's 2013 season. When Kings Dominion opened in 1975 it had just 15 attractions. Today, the Virginia

Kudos to Kimpton

Posted by Troy Petenbrink
March 27, 2013 6:10 PM |
Kimpton Hotels and Restaurants posted its uniqure version of HRC's marriage equality symbol on its Facebook page and included the comment: "We're comfortable with equality." Kimpton was the very first hotel company to a perfect 100 rating on the Huma

"The cool thing about being famous is traveling. I have always wanted to travel across seas, like to Canada and stuff." While Britney Spears demonstrated that she needed some geography lessons when she spoke these words, she was competely on the mark

The nation's capital will be the fifth stop in the 14-city tour of the Palm Springs Summer Splash Cocktail Challenge, sponsored by the City of Palm Springs, Calif., with support from Here Media and Alaska Airlines. As part of the challenge, the best

For nearly a quarter of a century, the city of Palm Springs, Cal. has been home to the biggest all-girl event in the world: The Dinah Shore Weekend, popularly known as The Dinah. Coinciding with the Ladies Professional Gold Association’s Kraft

Warhol goes to Sin City

Posted by Troy Petenbrink
March 15, 2013 10:00 AM |
In April 2012, a British businessman made headlines when he claimed that during a 2010 visit to Las Vegas he unknowingly purchased an early Andy Warhol drawing for just $5 at a garage sale. There was early speculation that the artwork could fetch as

Spring is in the air at the gay-friendly, four-diamond Hyatt Regency Chesapeake Bay Golf Resort Spa and Marina. The scenic Eastern Shore destination is offering Spring Fever rates that are up to 40 percent off, available now through May 22. In add

Many of the rooms for Atlantis Events' all-gay getaway to Club Med Cancun, April 27 to May 4, are already gone but a few rooms still remain; starting at $1449, which includes accommodations, all meals and snacks, drinks (yes, drinks), sports, activit

The Travel and Adventure Show will be held at the Washington Convention Center, on Sat., March 9 from 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. and on Sun., March 10 from 11 a.m. to 4 p.m.. Many gay-friendly destinations will be part of the show to provide infor

Discounted flights, accomodations and activites are all available to LGBT co-eds seeking to escape to Florida's gay-friendly Key West for spring break. And, BTW, there are beaches in Key West! Get all the details at: www.gayspringbreakkeywest.com.

A few weeks ahead of its annual retreat to be held March 13 to 16, Funders for LGBTQ Issues decided to move its meeting from a New Mexico Hyatt hotel to another location. A national network of foundations and corporate funders that support LGBT

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