FIP Season 2019. Every season begins with the Gil Neary Birthday/ Opening season party at the famed Reflections house. Next up is the Kentucky Derby Party … The winner is!
Welcome to Fire Island Pines. A Family Community… the sign. The Home Guardian Company of New York – a subsidiary of the Smadbeck Company, and owned by brothers Warren and
The Monarch Butterfly migration of Fire Island. There’s no place like an island, and a barrier island especially, for seasonal migrants. That’s certainly true of Fire Island. The thirty-two-mile-long sandbar
The “Ripped Party” 1990-91. The tradition of theme parties on Fire Island is long standing. So with that came a party called “Ripped.” 295 Holly Walk Thank you to Bruce
Invasion 2019 World Pride Edition Established in 1976 as a protest to a refusal of service at the Blue Whale by then owner John Whyte. It now is a community
“Island of Lost Boys” Pines Party 2019 The Set up. The Pool party The Pines party… The outfits… Our FIPHPS T shirts at the Pines Party. The performance… Sunrise… The
Ascension Party 2006-2017 In 2006, Eric von Kuersteiner had a vision to create a fun daytime party for the new generation of Fire Island. He named it Ascension. It grew into the
Fashions of the Pines 1990’s. Fashion has always been part of Pines history. The Pines Fashion show was a tradition since the 1960’s. Held at the Botel pool and most
Nudity on Fire Island. Then to now… The ancient Egyptians wore the minimum of clothing, and in a number of ancient Mediterranean cultures, the athletic and/or cultist nudity of men and boys
The Fire Islander Guide 1970’s. A Lifestyle Observed. In an age of no social media or internet we had various publications that gave us all our Fire Island information. The
Pines Party Time Machine 2018. 20th Anniversary. Setup.
THE COPA Cherry Grove Est. 1980-81. Like a shooting star The Copa nightclub arrived in Cherry Grove and lit up the night. Night life that is. Like the Pavilion in