Summer’s Gonna Come Again!

Summer’s Gonna Come Again!

Wow that was fast! It truly feels like yesterday was the July 4th holiday. Today we’re stocking coolers for the upcoming Labor Day Weekend, WTF!

Tonight we have DJ Doug and Hannaniah Whitley in the Cabaret. Sunday is the first ever Tea Dance at the Dunes Pool 4-9p… WET TEA!

Labor Day Weekend begins on Thursday 9/3 and finishes up on Labor Day Monday 9/7:

Labor Day Weekend 2015 at TDR

Thursday: Karaoke

Friday: DJ Ralphi Rosario, Men of Manwatch & The Dunes Divas in the Cabaret

Saturday: Pool DJ Doug, PM DJ Hector Fonseca, Amy & Freddy in the Cabaret

Sunday Early Tea DJ Doug, Main Tea DJ Tony Moran, Men of Manwatch @ Tea,
Kelly & Rick in the Cabaret

Monday Tea DJ Doug 4-10p

As many know we have a group that takes over the property beginning Tuesday 9/8.. so the Dunes Pool and Grounds are closed to the public till Thursday 9/17. That means the main bar is open only. There is no Karaoke on 9/10 or Tea on 9/13.. everything back to normal beginning 9/17.

The Lambda Car Club invades on Friday 9/18 and brings an amazing car show open to the public on Saturday afternoon 9/19. Dog Pound Tea is the Sunday 9/20 event benefiting Wishbone Pet Rescue.

Mr. Michigan Leather Weekend is 9/24 – 9/27 (with Country Western Tea on Sunday)

The Fall Women’s Weekend is October 1 – 4 and we’ll be featuring Melissa Ferrick in the Cabaret on Saturday 10/3

More into October:

Colorfest Weeekend 10/8 – 10/11 – With the seasons final Tea on Sunday — Pervert Tea!

Fall TG Weekend 10/15 – 10/18 – With the start of weekly Sunday Bingo 4-7p

Make a Wish Benefit Show & Silent Auction 10/24

And one of the most fun weekends of the year:
HALLOWEEN!
10/30 is the Scavenger Hunt and 10/31 is the Adult Parade in Downtown Douglas with the post party at the Dunes Resort immediately after (Dunes Theme: Freak Show).

Important Dates to remember:

Thanksgiving Dinner/Pot Luck 11/26
Toys For Kids Benefit Show Saturday 12/5
New Years Eve 12/31 with DJ Doug & Kelly & Rick in the Cabaret
New Years Day 01/01 Ice Tea 4-9p with Karaoke 9p
Saturday 01/02 DJ Doug 9p
Sunday 01/03 Bingolicious 4-7

And boom we’re into a New Year….

End of Summer Blues

End of Summer Blues

We are on the final 4 countdown of Summer 2015 🙁

First up, this Weekend White Party:

White Part Weekend at The Dunes Resort August 2015

Wed 8/12 Pool Cookout & Bingo
Thursday Karaoke 9p
Friday DJ Doug, Men of Manwatch, Kelly & Rick in the Cabaret
Saturday DJ Doug @ The Pool, PM DJ Ralphi Rosario, Kelly & Rick in the Cabaret
Sunday White Tea with DJ Doug and the Dunes Divas immediately following

Next is End of the Summer Blues:

End of Summer Blues at The Dunes Resort 2015

Tuesday 8/18 Amateur Stripper Night with the Men of Manwatch
Wed Pool Cookout & Bingo
Thursday Karaoke 9p
Friday DJ Doug, Men of Manwatch, Amy & Freddy in the Cabaret
Saturday Pool & PM DJ Doug, Amy & Freddy in the Cabaret
Sunday Blue Tea with DJ Doug and the Dunes Divas immediately following

After that is Last Summer Splash:

Last Summer Splash at The Dunes Resort 2015

Wed 8/26 is the summers last Pool Cookout & Bingo
Thursday Karaoke 9p
Friday DJ Doug, Men of Manwatch, Kelly & Rick in the Cabaret
Saturday Pool & PM DJ Doug, Hannaniah Whitley in the Cabaret
Sunday Wet Tea @ The POOL (first time ever) with DJ Doug 4p

And then…..

Labor Day Weekend at The Dunes Resort 2015

Thursday Karaoke
Friday DJ Ralphi Rosario, Men of Manwatch, Dunes Divas in the Cabaret
Saturday DJ Doug at the Pool, PM DJ Hector Fonseca and Amy & Freddy in the Cabaret
Sunday Early Tea DJ Doug followed by DJ Tony Moran (7pm) who moves inside at 10p till 2a with the Men of Manwatch at the Tea and Kelly & Rick in the Cabaret.
Monday is the Labor Day Tea 4-10p

The Dunes Pool is currently open every day and will take a quick break from Tuesday 9/8 – Thursday 9/17.. We’ll be skipping Karaoke on 9/10 and Tea on 9/13.

Then back to the “fall schedule.”

Special thanks go to a great 2015 Summer Staff:
Strippertenders: Jeff, Todd, Jackson, Aaron, Mikey, Tyler, DW, Dan, Keller, Nick, Dino and Robbie
Bar Backs: Spencer and Breydon
Door Whore: Tarron
Front Office: Richard, Noe, Jackson
Kitchen Bitch: Alex
Food Runner: Trevor // Trixie
Resident DJ: Doug
Show Director: Lavendar
Men of Manwatch: Lee
And of course all the housekeepers who keep us all clean and tidy (they do an amazing job)??

More later…..

July?

July?

It’s July 11.. I’m totally sure that yesterday was June 15.. where has the last month gone?

Despite a cool start to the summer, the July 4th holiday rolled in on a warm sunny weekend.. thank you weather gods! Amazing (and hot) crowds every day! Thanks to an amazing staff that worked doubles everyday.. and WOW to the DJ line up: Ralphi, Roland, Paulo, Seth and Theresa – plus Amy & Freddy, Kelly & Rick and Hannaniah Whitley all in the cabaret — Amazing talent!

Employee turnabout was Thursday July 9th, proceeds benefiting Wishbone Pet Rescue.. kudos to the staff for dressing and performing in drag for charity.. we raised over $2800!

What’s ahead:

July 2015 Christmas in July Weekend at The Dunes Resort in Douglas, MI

Venetian Weekend at The Dunes Resort 2015

The Dunes Pool is open everyday 10am to dusk with the bar open 11-7.. food service from the Blue Frog is available Wednesday – Monday 10:30-5:30p.

Every Wednesday is the Pool Cookout and drag queen Bingo benefiting Westshore Aware 5:30-8p.

Karaoke continues every Thursday 9p.

Tea Dance every Sunday 4-9p followed by the Dunes Divas in the Cabaret at 9:30p.

Far Future:

Venetian Weekend, Pork Weekend, and Mardi Gras Weekend 2015 at The Dunes Resort

Summer is flying by.. don’t wait or it will be over.. make your reservations, plan your weekend, day or week and get to the Dunes! Celebrating 34 years of being the Midwest’s Largest LGBT Resort & Entertainment Complex!!

And have you check out our newly redesigned website: https://dunesresort.com