Life on Long Island

Pride For Youth celebrates 20 years

A group of teens represent the LGBTQ youth

(Credit: Dan Dyksen/BrandLogic/Empire State Pride Agenda)

In a festive nod to both its own efforts and the dedication of those who have championed an identical vision, the LGBTQ teen advocate organization Pride for Youth (PFY) will be throwing a special bash on Friday, Nov. 15.

Marking two decades in operation, PFY will celebrate its 20-year anniversary at The Crescent Beach Club in Bayville with an evening of drinks, dinner and dancing. Established...

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The Miss Gay Long Island Pageant

Ariel Sinclair, a well-known hostess and performer, will

(Credit: Ian J. Stark)

If you're used to catching the top LI drag events at The Bunkhouse in Patchogue, keep in mind that this year’s Miss Gay Long Island Pageant (MGLIP) will not be taking place there this weekend.

Actually, according to the latest Bunkhouse announcements, the bash had to move to even bigger digs, as the response for advance ticket sales has reportedly exceeded the venue’s capacity. So, on Sunday,...

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Cancer fundraiser at Bunk House in Patchogue

Entertainer "Ivy Winters" (Dustin Winters). Ivy will be

(Credit: David Charpentier/ Producer Entertainment Group LLC)

The Bunk House is Patchogue is currently one of the Island’s main stops for LGBT nightlife, and it plays host to drag shows on a frequent and regular basis. Most of the time, these events are thrown simply to entertain, but this weekend there’s a program scheduled to amuse while also helping to support a special cause.

It’s being called “Cancer Is a Drag,” and on April 28, the Bunk House stage...

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