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Have a Gay Ol’ Time in Atlantic City

Since its recent return, the whimsical Miss’d America Pageant has seen widespread, weekend-long partying around the resort.

By Ray Schweibert

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On Sunday, Jan. 22, the Out of Control Brunch and Bingo shindig will take place at The Ballroom at Harrah’s from 11am-3pm. Admission is $40 and will include a delectable brunch buffet, signature Bloody Marys and Mimosas, and the opportunity to win big at a festive bingo event hosted by Bianca Del Rio, Sandy Beach, Mortimer and other fun-loving drag divas. 


Visit outinac.com or acglbt.org for more. 


“As a founding member of the Greater Atlantic City GLBT Alliance, we realized that Atlantic City had not been on the radar screen for the gay and lesbian traveler for quite some time,” says Sieg. “Along with the Atlantic City Convention & Visitors Authority and some business members of our organization, we recognized the need to reach the gay and lesbian traveler and highlight all of the amenities that Atlantic City has to offer. 


“With great shopping, dining, entertainment and spas, it was a natural fit for this untapped market segment. We hope to continue to work together to bring future events to the city that will once again put Atlantic City on the map as a fun, welcoming and safe destination for the LGBT community.”

Links: Pro Bar, the Brass Rail, Harrah's 'Drag Race' pics

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1. PaulaNYCUS said... on Jan 18, 2012 at 06:29PM

“Thiis is a stunning display of public debauchery, reveling in behvavior that offends, nature, god and most of mankind.

Do these casinos need money this much that they willingly put aside morality and wholesomeness in the name of the Almighty Dollar? Shame on you all!!!

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2. Anonymous said... on Jan 18, 2012 at 07:46PM

“Wow, what rock did you crawl out from under? Evolve already or retire from society. You're an embarrassment to the rest of us.”

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3. Anonymous said... on Jan 19, 2012 at 09:38AM

“oOo! I love public debauchery!!”

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4. PaulaNYCUS is a smacked ass! said... on Jan 19, 2012 at 12:20PM

“Paula, you smacked ass! Get a LIFE! It's 2012 and it's called ENTERTAINMENT.

You're an idiot!”

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5. Anonymous said... on Jan 20, 2012 at 11:40AM

“seriously...go vote for Newt Gingrich another hypocrite ...”

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