Archive for June 2010

Your Participation is Requested for HIV Prevention Survey

Photo Credit: roboppy via Flickr CC Your help is needed for a survey.for HIV Prevention Strategies for the MSM Global Forum. From the survey: We are looking for gay men, MSM and providers from all over the world to take part so that we are able to better understand the HIV prevention knowledge and needs... Read more »

A peek over the fence at Osterman Beach

FINALLY, today is the day! The new comfort station is scheduled to open for business at Osterman Beach! The new comfort station has plenty of room, including space for the lifeguards, both mens and womens restrooms, vendor space – which I shared with you earlier this week will be PICNIC – as well as plenty... Read more »

Head NORTH to watch Fourth of July Fireworks

Photo Credit: Camera Slayer via Flickr CC There are a lot of changes to this years Fourth of July Fireworks extravaganza here in Chicago, so make sure you’re in the know! For the first time in quite a long time, Chicago will NOT hold their annual Fourth of July Fireworks show on the 3rd of... Read more »

PICNIC at Hollywood Beach

PICNIC at Hollywood Beach
At long last the new comfort station at Osterman Beach aka Hollywood Beach is set to open on Friday, July 2nd. Aong with that new station comes a totally new concessionaire – PICNIC! I’ve had the pleasure of speaking with a representative at Alderman Smith’s office who has kept me up to date with everything... Read more »

Redmoon is doing it again!

Last September Redmoon Theater hosted an outdoor Spectacle: Last of my Species: The Fearless Songs of Laarna Cortaan and it was absolutely amazing. Held on the lakefront in Lincoln Park near Belmont Harbor it was truly a spectacle and it’s not to be missed.  This year to carry on the tradition Redmoon has just announced... Read more »

Get ready for a FABULOUS Weekend!

Since it’s the Fourth of July weekend, I know that many of you will be traveling out of town and hanging out with your friends at Hollywood Beach, so this week I bring you an abbreviated weekend hitlist. Have a happy and safe Fourth of July weekend!  T/F/S/S – Taste of Chicago T/F/S/S – Chicago... Read more »

The Pride of our Lives

The end of Gay Pride is today, did you have a proud and out month? Interestingly, Esurance teamed up with Instinct Magazine to come up with a list of the “Pride of Our Lives” that includes some great achievements that have happened since Instinct Magazine came on the scene 13 years ago. 1997 — 36... Read more »

Chicago Gay Pride Photo Gallery Five

Here’s another Photo Gallery from Chicago’s 41st Annual Gay Pride Parade held on June 27th. You can find more pictures: Gallery One    Gallery Two  Gallery Three   Gallery Four

Chicago Gay Pride Photo Gallery Four

Here’s another Photo Gallery from Chicago’s 41st Annual Gay Pride Parade held on June 27th. You can find more pictures: Gallery One    Gallery Two  Gallery Three  

Chicago Gay Pride Photo Gallery Three

Here are more pictures from Chicago’s 41st Annual Gay Pride Parade held on Sunday, June 27th. You can find more photos: Gallery One  Gallery Two