Summer Anthems of 2014: Which song epitomizes this season for you?

Hotspots profiles seven hits Last year people were dancing the summer away to Icona Pop, because they didn’t care and they loved it, and Cher, because she was telling the truth about it being a woman’s world. This year, many hits are reaching the dance floors of clubs across Florida…but which one will come out […]


Small Business Spotlight: D&B Tile Distributors

For those who don’t know, D&B Tile Distributors deals with more than 40 manufacturers and imports more than 70% of its product from Italy, Spain, South America, and the Far East. D&B’s objective is to provide everything contractors need to install tile and plenty of it. “We maintain an inventory worth more than $5 million […]


Aids Service Association of Pinellas: 4th Annual Red Ribbon Dance

GULFPORT CASINO BALLROOM SUNDAY, JULY 27 The AIDS Service Association of Pinellas (ASAP) will be holding one of its signature fundraising events, the Red Ribbon Dance, on Sunday, July 27, from 4 p.m. to 8 p.m. at the Gulfport Casino Ballroom (5500 Shore Boulevard S., Gulfport). This marks the first time the summertime event has […]


Orlando’s Iconic Parliament House Resort Celebrates Its 39th Anniversary

  Parliament House Resort, well-known to gay revelers and travelers across Florida and around the world, celebrates its 39th anniversary in business this month. The management and employees at the Parliament House will be celebrating the resort’s birthday in style, and they want all of you to attend so it will be a birthday to […]


Miami Beach Bruthaz: Thousands of Hot Men Enjoy Sobe’s Sun and Nightlife

THOUSANDS OF HOT MEN ENJOY SOBE’S SUN AND NIGHTLIFE JULY 17-20, 2014 Miami Beach Bruthaz (MBB) returns for its eighth year, complete with a full slate of activities for the thousands of African-American and Latino people from all over the country ready to converge on South Beach. This yearly event was started back in 2006 […]



The Adrienne Arsht Center for the Performing Arts of Miami-Dade County is proud to announce the world premiere of H2OMBRE, an enthralling, multi-sensory experience filled with exciting aerial acrobatics, heart-pumping music and over-the-top visuals as its marquee presentation for summer 2014. Presented and co-produced by the Arsht Center in collaboration with Ojalá Entertainment, H2OMBRE will […]


Equality Florida Opens Office in Jacksonville

PROGRESS MADE TOWARD PASSAGE OF ATLANTIC BEACH HRO Equality Florida, the state’s largest organization dedicated to securing full equality for Florida’s lesbian, gay, bisexual and transgender (LGBT) community, has doubled down on its commitment to serving the Jacksonville and northeast Florida area with the opening of an office at 650 Park Street. Michael Farmer Equality […]


Cirque Dreams Jungle Fantasy

  Cirque Dreams Jungle Fantasy, will heat up Fort Lauderdale this summer when Broadway Across America presents the groundbreaking and critically-acclaimed Broadway hit at the Broward Center for the Performing Arts from July 22 – 27. Proclaimed “the grandest circus spectacle east of Vegas” by New York Magazine, Cirque Dreams Jungle Fantasy debuted at the […]


Wedding Expos and Showcases across Florida

  It’s been a decade since the first same-sex marriages were performed in the United States, and since then there has been an ever-expanding market for ideas and options to plan weddings for two brides or two grooms.   Florida played host to its very first gay wedding expo in 2009, and since then many […]


Wedding Ceremony Destinations

“WHERE SHOULD I GET MARRIED?” OPTIONS FOR EVERYONE, WHETHER YOU’RE AT HOME OR AWAY   Many people who are engaged are wrestling with a very important question: “Where should I get married?” Florida offers many options for people who are interested in commitment ceremonies, especially for couples were married in other locales and want to […]