SarasotaOUT.com and CAN Community Health are excited to announce the second annual Big Gay Weekend event, taking place at the Golden Host Resort from August 25th to 27th, 2023. With attendance expected to double from last year, the resort is preparing for a big turnout and is eager to show off its recent renovations.
This year, most of the events will take place at the Golden Host Resort, making it an even more special experience for guests who stay at the hotel. The weekend will feature multiple pool parties, a party at Oasis Restaurant and Bar, A lesbian event including a book reading and signing by critically acclaimed author of GIRL, STOP PASSING OUT IN YOUR MAKEUP: THE BAD GIRL'S GUIDE TO GETTING YOUR SH*T TOGETHER, and former Senior Writer for Elite Daily and Executive Editor of GO Magazine, plus a themed party at the world-famous Bahi Hut located at the resort and LOTS more!
In addition, hotel guests can participate in a door and balcony decorating contest. This is a fun opportunity for guests to showcase their creativity and add to the festive atmosphere of the weekend and win prizes. Hotel rooms are on sale now, and with the event expected to sell out, it's recommended to book early.
Big Gay Weekend promises to be an exciting and memorable experience, filled with fun and festivities for all who attend. Whether you're a local or coming from out of town the event hosts invite you to join in the celebration of diversity, love, and pride!
Visit Big Gay Weekend's website HERE
If you would like to sponsor this years Big Gay Weekend, please MESSAGE SarasotaOUT.com.
SarasotaOUT.com Founder Joshua Beadle Nominated for Prestigious Awards by Downtown Sarasota Alliance
Joshua Beadle, the founder of SarasotaOUT.com, has been nominated for two prestigious awards by the Downtown Sarasota Alliance. The Walking on Sunshine 2022 Annual Party recognizes businesses and individuals in the Sarasota community for their contributions and impact. Beadle has been nominated for the "Community Impact Award" and the "Young Professional of the Year Award."
The Community Impact Award honors businesses that have shown strong support of the community through their involvement, resources, and time. With his website SarasotaOUT.com, Beadle has made a significant impact on the community by promoting diversity, inclusivity, and support for the LGBTQ+ community in Sarasota. The website provides a platform for members of the LGBTQ+ community to connect and find resources, events, and support.
Beadle has also been nominated for the "Young Professional of the Year Award," which recognizes outstanding leadership among young professionals in Sarasota. As a young professional, Beadle has demonstrated a strong commitment to changing and influencing the community both personally and professionally. With his dedication and hard work, Beadle has become a leader and an advocate for the LGBTQ+ community in Sarasota.
Sarasota's LGBTQ residents are proud to recognize Beadle for his contributions and impact on the community. The Walking On Sunshine event will be held on February 21st at 6PM at Tamiami Tap and will provide an opportunity for the community to celebrate and recognize the nominees.
Joshua's nomination for the "Community Impact Award" and the "Young Professional of the Year Award" is a testament to his hard work and dedication to positively impacting the Sarasota community. The entire SarasotaOUT.com family wishes him the best of luck and is proud of his accomplishments regardless of the outcome.
Click HERE for tickets to the event.