The Mirrored houses of Suga. Est. 1977-79. 400 & 426 Ocean Walk.
The Mr. Fire Island Body Beautiful Contest 1970’s. On July 19, 1970 rather than the annual Miss Fire Island contest a Mr. Fire Island Body Beautiful contest was
Pines/Cherry Grove People- Rose (Bob) Levine Arriving in Cherry Grove in 1955 Bob Levine found home. A home
The Seaplane history. The word Seaplane was meant to symbolize two types of planes associated with the sea. The type that is still used today
The History of Disco. Disco music and Fire Island have a lot in common. Much of it was tested here as many company executives spent time here. The long
Peter Allen-Celebrity history . 1944 – 1992 Singer Peter Allen was a big supporter of the Pines. He performed in many benefits and became a real part of the
“The Normal Heart” HBO films in the Pines- 2013 2013. On a summer’s day HBO arrives to film playwright Larry Kramer’s award winning play “The Normal Heart”.
The Dolly Parton look-alike contest Cherry Grove 1978. At the Cherry Grove Fair a Dolly
Pines People – Larry Kramer. Larry Kramer (born June 25, 1935) is an American playwright, author, public health advocate, and LGBT rights activist. Kramer—the second son of a
Mel Cheren- Music history. 1933-2017 1970’s. On a trip to Fire Island Mel Cheren met what would be his partner in life and love Michael Brody. 12 years
The Gifford, Wittstein, Miller, & Bromley house Est. 1963-1981. 519 Porgie Walk. Architect Horace Gifford’s (right) second house design for Robert Miller (left) and his partner Edwin Wittstein (not
Harvey Milk on Fire Island 1950’s. Harvey Milk, was a visionary civil and human rights leader who became one of the first openly gay elected officials