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LGBT-Friendly Fun Wedding Event at Windham Mountain, NY
Bridal Wars is a fun event, and you can use whatever strategy you would like to try and win as many prizes as you can! Maybe you really want to win something specific and choose to put all of your tickets in that box, or you split your tickets up in different boxes to try and win those prizes. Its all up to you! Register each person individually- if they are a part of your team, please note the team name they are with. Each person registering will get tickets to use to drop in the prize boxes that are all along the course. After the race is over, each prize box will have one ticket pulled at random as the winner for that prize.
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Do Ask, Do Tell!
Despite the success of some Same-Sex marriage bans on ballots across the United States, the LGBTQ ommunity is more visible and more widely accepted now than at any point in our history. The American public is increasingly seeing Same-Sex couples on the job and at their workplace, in the community, on television, in school and in their churches. Openly LGBTQ artists continue to be successful in film, television, literature and music industries. Openly LGBTQ politicians have been elected to office on federal and state levels. And finally, Madison Avenue has taken notice and realized including the LGBTQ community in their marketing and PR strategies can help generate profits never before imagined.
When Albany was named capital of New York in 1777, our nation's founders could hardly have possessed the foresight to see what the region would become for the gay and lesbian community. Today, strong affiliations with nearby cities of Schenectady, Troy and Saratoga Springs make Albany the center of what is known as the Capital District, which is the fourth-largest urban area in New York State.
Reflecting the many diverse factions that make up a cosmopolitan area, the LGBTQ community converges together to create Gay Albany. Dubbed "SmAlbany" for its hometown friendly feel, from its inception Albany seems to have been deemed as a city of determination, and has now exploded into the metropolis it is today, far surpassing any expectations in expansion and commerce....