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NY Fire Island: LBTQ Women’s Pride in the Pines-Dance, dinner, show
written by Natasha, 4/5/14 11:45pm
edited by Natasha, 2/20/20 10:57pm

COMPLIMENTARY wine, vodka & hors d’oeuvres 400 WOMEN. Nonbinary & MEN ARE WELCOME Dance: $90 (before 5/1), then $125 and $150 door VIP Package (Dance + Dinner and show) $200 /person before 5/1, then $250 $ to Callen

10th Annual LBTQ Women’s Pride in the Pines Dance Party (400 women in white - men are welcome) 

Saturday, June 20, 2020.  2:30 – 6 PM Dance,
    6-9:30 PM VIP Cocktails, Buffet Dinner and Show (details TBA)
Where: Whyte Hall, Fire Island Pines

Dance: $90 (before 5/1), then $125. $150 at the door. Most is tax-deductible.
RSVP and tickets:

VIP packages: (dance + VIP Cocktails, Dinner and Show) $200 per person (by 5/1) or $375 for 2 people (by 5/1); then $225 and $250 at the door (if available. The dinner sold out in 2019 so buy early).  Most is tax-deductible
Join us on Saturday, June 20 in
Fire Island for the 10th annual LBTQ Women’s Pride in the Pines Dance (400 people expected), including COMPLIMENTARY wine, vodka & hors d’oeuvres plus a great silent auction (fantastic high-end bargains in past years, such as theatre tickets, restaurants and travel). 

Last year all 400 Dance tickets were sold and over $115,000 was raised for charity.
DJ Susan Levine spins. 

Dress code: Silver and White (for the 10th anniversary)
Show features comic Jessica Kirson and - TBA.  Always a high-end show. 


The LGBTQ Focus Foundation is a 501(c)3 that produces Women's Pride in the Pines. In 2020 it will benefit Callen LordeCallen Lorde provides sensitive and quality health care to New York's LGBTQ communities


In past years over 75% of event proceeds benefited the designated charity, as overhead is low. 

Pride in the Pines is proudly co-hosted by Yale GALA, Inc.   

It is easy to get to Whyte Hall, Fire Island.  You do not need a car nor a hotel to attend.

Take the Sayville Ferry ( goes from Sayville, Long Island to the Pines. ($16 round-trip).
Take the special 2:15 PM Sayville Ferry (NOT on the schedule) to the Pines for the event.  Follow the women.

There are special MTA LIRR-Ferry packages (take the LIRR to Sayville LIRR Station, transfer via Colonial Taxi to Ferry -- $40 round-trip) or via water taxi from any other beach on the Island ($7 fare).   

If you drive, there is a paid parking lot across the street from the Sayville Ferry.

Detailed Public Transit Directions: Take the LIRR (from Penn Station, Brooklyn or Jamaica) to Babylon, transfer for the LIRR to Sayville.  At Sayville take a quick ride in the Colonial Taxi (part of the MTA package deal) to the Sayville Ferry and take the Sayville Ferry boat to the Pines.  It is a quick walk to the event; follow the women.  To connect with the special 2:15 pm Sayville Ferry just for the event ...

From NYC Penn Station take the 11:55 AM LIRR to Babylon, transfer for the Sayville LIRR (depart Babylon 1:17 pm, arrive Sayville 1:40 pm).  OR from Brooklyn Atlantic Terminal take the 11:45 AM LIRR to Jamaica, transfer to the Babylon train (depart Jamaica 12:20 pm) and transfer to the same Sayville LIRR train (depart Babylon 1:17 pm, arrive Sayville 1:40 pm). 

n Sayville, take the Colonial Taxi to the Sayville Ferry (or use Uber) and take 2:15 pm special ferry to event. 

The MTA has a special $40 same-day package deal for all 3 legs (LIRR, Colonial Taxi & Sayville Ferry), too:
(Buy same-day packages from gray, green or blue ticket machines, under Getaways --> Beach Getaways!).  

Info and 100s of photos from past events

 And at:

Pride in the Pines Facebook group:
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More info and 100s of photos from past events

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