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By the 1960s Provincetown had become a haven for anyone whose artistic leaning, political platform, social manifesto, or sexual persuasion was subject to persecution elsewhere in America.
Today the most visibly gay resort community in the United States, excepting the Pines and Cherry Grove in Fire Island, is as appealing to artists as it is to gay and lesbian tourists.
For general visitor information, contact the Provincetown Chamber of Commerce.
The Provincetown Business Guild is your one-stop for information on gay-oriented and gay-friendly accommodations, restaurants, shopping, and trip-planning.
Vincent Millay - had begun to produce plays on a small wharf in the town's East End.
During the next few decades, many leaders of the nation's artistic and literary movements spent summers here, but as time passed, the town was identified increasingly for its outrageousness - its willingness to flout convention.
Provincetown becomes ever-more sophisticated each season, which is not to say it's any less of a town to let your hair down, party, dish with old friends, or make new ones.
And more recently, Provincetown has become more eclectic.
From late June through Labor Day, gays are still the most visible tourists and part-time residents in town, but the rest of the year sees all kinds of visitors, gay and straight.
Whale Extravaganza is a charity drag show featuring Ru Paul’s Drag Race alumni Raja Gemini, Tammie Brown, and Jinkx Monsoon, as well as local favorites Rainbow Frite and Raquel Blake, Provincetown’s own Susan Boil, and Brini Maxwell of Style Network’s The Brini Maxwell Show as host.
The event will take place on August 1st, 2013 at Provincetown Town Hall during “Whale Week: A Celebration of the Sea” and will benefit the Provincetown Center for Coastal Studies and the whale conservation efforts of the World Wildlife Fund. There will be silent auction items available and additional donations will be accepted at the event as well.Getting to Know the Provincetown Gay Scene: America's premier gay resort developed as an arts colony at the turn of the 20th century.