The “Ripped” Party 1990-91.

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
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Invasion 2019 World Pride Edition

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
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“Lost Boys” Pines Party 2019

“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
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Scanning On/Off the Deck Columns 2010

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This week in… On/ off the deck was a weekly column in FI Newspaper. It was the Facebook of its time giving the who’s, what, and where of the Pines.
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Scanning On/Off the Deck Columns 2010

This week in…

This week in… On/ off the deck was a weekly column in FI Newspaper. It was the Facebook of its time giving the who’s, what, and where of the Pines.
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This week in…

This week in… On/ off the deck was a weekly column in FI Newspaper. It was the Facebook of its time giving the who’s, what, and where of the Pines.
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Ascension Party 2006-2017

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
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Scanning On/Off the Deck Columns 2010

This week in…

This week in… On/ off the deck was a weekly column in FI Newspaper. It was the Facebook of its time giving the who’s, what, and where of the Pines.
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Fashions of the Pines 1990’s.

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
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Nudity on Fire Island.

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
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Beach 40th Anniversary !

Beach 40th Anniversary ! 1979-2019. Beach 40th Anniversary Event 1979-2019. In 1979 an event that would change the course of history and culture of the Pines took place. It was
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