Results tagged “halloween”

Gays and Halloween go together like the Irish and St. Patrick's Day. Everyone can enjoy Halloween but, at the end of the day, it's an LGBT holiday.  While the celebration of Halloween, or All Hallows' Eve, is a centuries-old tradition, CNN contributor David Frum nailed it when he credited the LGBT community for making Halloween the celebration that it is ... [Read]

Frightful: Halloween at Kings Dominion and Six Flags America

Think the government shutdown is scary? Take on Kings Dominion and Six Flags, where monsters create weekend mayhem

By Rhuaridh Marr and Randy Shulman
Photo by Rhuaridh Marr
October 10, 2013 6:55 AM |
In recent years, major theme parks have extended their seasons beyond Labor Day by tapping into this country's seemingly insatiable bloodlust for Halloween. Virtually every amusement park in the nation now remains open on weekends throughout the month of October, offering an adrenaline-pumping mix of high-octane rollercoasters during the day, and intense, ghoulish scares at night. And you'll find ... [Read]

Halloween is a gay High Holy Day. LGBT travels have a plethora of opportunities to don costumes, seek a scare and party like a rock star zombie.  Here are Elsewhere's 2012 Halloween travel picks: Las Vegas - Sin City was practically made for Halloween. It is an excuse for every over the top bar, nightclub and entertainment to be even more over the ... [Read]

Trick-or-treat travel

Posted by Troy Petenbrink
September 28, 2011 12:03 PM |
Ghosts, goblins and gays are synonymous with Halloween. And if you're looking for a spooktacular LGBT-friendly destination to spend the holiday, here are Elsewhere's picks: Toronto -- One day is simply not enough time to celebrate Halloween in Toronto. Celebrating its 5th year, Halloweek is held in the heart of the city's gay neighborhood, Church Wellesley Village. Area restaurants offers special Halloween-themed menus, ... [Read]