Celebrate Gay Day with Girls in Wonderland South Florida's Top Women's Event Producers Pull Out All the Stops for Their Seventh Annual Disney World Weekend to Benefit NCLR

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Here's a math equation that's truly sexy: Take 17 years of Gay Day at Disney World, add three of the top women's event promoters in the country and a national beneficiary committed to lesbian issues, and multiply it times four glorious days in Orlando. The result? More than 7,000 women loving women converging in central Florida from May 30 to June 3 for Girls in Wonderland, the long-running series of parties from Alison Burgos & Pandora Events dedicated to entertaining the estrogen set and raising money for the National Center for Lesbian Rights.

Here's a math equation that's truly sexy: Take 17 years of Gay Day at Disney World, add three of the top women's event promoters in the country and a national beneficiary committed to lesbian issues, and multiply it times four glorious days in Orlando. The result? More than 7,000 women loving women converging in central Florida from May 30 to June 3 for Girls in Wonderland, the long-running series of parties from Alison Burgos & Pandora Events dedicated to entertaining the estrogen set and raising money for the National Center for Lesbian Rights.

"We're excited that this will be our biggest year ever," said Girls in Wonderland co-founder Alison Burgos. "The host hotel is already sold out, and we've added a second property. It's amazing to see how our Gay Day events unite the women's community."

The seventh annual events take their cues from last year's success story and ramp up the action another notch. That means more bikini-clad bodies at the pool parties, more gyrating forms on the dance floor at House of Blues for Girls in Wonderland 7, and more hot performances courtesy of the She Rock All-Star Concert. Burgos and her producing partners Yesi Leon and Amy Alonso are also focusing on gay parents this year with their special kid-friendly weekend itinerary Gay Day Family (http://www.gaydayfamily.com).

Proceeds from the Girls in Wonderland weekend events will benefit NCLR, a national legal resource center that advances the rights and safety of lesbians and their families through litigation, public policy, and education. NCLR also provides representation and resources to gay men and bisexual and transgender individuals on key issues that support lesbian rights.

Stay close to all the festivities at the Fairfield Inn in Marriott Village, 8615 Vineland Ave., Lake Buena Vista. Rooms in the co-host hotel are only $109 per night or $99 if you book three consecutive nights. It's just a short walk from the sold-out Courtyard Marriott, site of the welcome reception and daily pool parties. Book online at http://www.girlsinwonderland.com.

EVENT SCHEDULE
Thursday, May 31, 2007
BURLESQUE: 9 p.m. to 2 a.m.
Roxy Nightclub
740 Bennet Rd

Kick off Gay Day weekend with hot female DJs spinning retro, Brit pop, funk, and freestyle in a stylish Orlando venue. An eye-popping strip tease from Baby Blue and her Lesbo-a-GoGo dancers is guaranteed to keep the mercury rising at this sultry soiree. Sponsored by Phish Phest Entertainment. $10 cover; shuttle service available to and from the host hotel.

Friday, June 1, 2007
WET Pool Party: Noon-5 p.m.
Marriott Courtyard at Marriott Village, 8623 Vineland Ave., Lake Buena Vista
Hit the pool at the luxurious host hotel for the first of three splash-tastic pool parties. It's the perfect vantage point to check out the girls checking in! DJ Baby Blue provides the musical backdrop for sipping cocktails and frolicking on the tropical terrace. $10 in advance $12 at the door; free for Girls in Wonderland hotel guests.

Friday, June 1, 2007
Curve Magazine Women's Welcome Reception: 5-7 p.m.
Marriott Courtyard at Marriott Village, 8623 Vineland Ave., Lake Buena Vista
Meet women from around the globe and check out the exclusive host hotel while enjoying live women's music, drink specials, hors d'oeuvres, and giveaways. Get information on all the parties, pick up cool party promo gear, and meet the lovely ladies from the National Center for Lesbian Rights and Curve magazine. Presented by Curve magazine and NCLR. Free.

Friday, June 1, 2007
She Rock All Star Concert: 7:30-10 p.m.
House of Blues Downtown Disney, 1490 E. Buena Vista Dr., Lake Buena Vista
Experience an intimate performance from NYC hip-hop dynamos God-des & She and Brit soul singer Kirsten Price at this legendary music venue with one of the most amazing sound systems in Orlando. $20 in advance, $25 at the door.

Friday, June 1, 2007
Climax: 9 p.m.-2 a.m.
Bongos at Downtown Disney, 1498 E. Buena Vista Dr., Lake Buena Vista
New York City's ever-so-cute DJ Kim Dazy (Henrietta Hudson's, Winter Party) will raise the rafters in this uber-chic venue's main room with her signature blend of house and hip-hop, while DJ Pat Pat spins cool Latin grooves in the rooftop Latin Lounge. Hit the dance floor or chill on a VIP couch and watch the tantalizing go-go girls. Just don't miss the infamous wet T-shirt contest hosted by Rachel and Veronica from MTVs Road Rules/Real World. Presented by Alison Burgos, Pandora Events and Phish Phest. $15 in advance and $20 at the door. Shuttle service is available to and from the host hotel.

Saturday, June 2, 2007
Splash Bash Pool Party: Noon-5 p.m.
Marriott Village at Lake Buena Vista, 8623 Vineland Ave.
Experience a different kind of heat wave when the Marriott Courtyard host hotel is overrun with bikini-clad babes. Savor the yummy tropical sounds of DJ Rae Rae playing R&B and hip hop, steamy go-go girls, live musical performances, drink specials, games, and giveaways. $10 in advance $12 at the door; free for Girls in Wonderland hotel guests.

Saturday, June 2, 2007            
GIRLS IN WONDERLAND 7 @ HOUSE OF BLUES: 9 p.m.-3 a.m.
Downtown Disney, 1490 E. Buena Vista Dr., Lake Buena Vista
Experience the party that started it all. After seven years, this legendary bash has become the don't-miss women's event of the weekend. More than 2,300 women will pack this funky, state-of-the-art venue for six hours of dancing to the sounds of DJ Pride (Aqua Girl, White Party, Shescape) and DJ Pat Pat (97.3 FM). And, of course, there's more: special celebrity guest appearances, seductive go-go girls, a She King performance, and two spectacular Vegas-style shows. The patio and outdoor terrace will feature the best in live women's music all night. VIP pass holders will have their own intimate upstairs lounge. $25 in advance / $30 at the door / $65 VIP ticket with open bar all night! Open bar includes: Finlandia Vodka, Appleton's Estate Jamaica Rum, Red Bull, Budweiser, Bud Light, white and red wine, Peels, juices, and water. Shuttle service is available to and from the host hotel.

Sunday, June 3, 2007
WONDERLAND Pool Bash: Noon-5 p.m.
Marriott Village at Lake Buena Vista, 8623 Vineland Ave.
Join a surprise celebrity host for the ultimate pool party in this tropical-themed wonderland. Groove to the fierce beats of DJ Kim Dazy (NYC) and DJ Pat Pat (Tampa), ogle the sexy go-go girls, and check out the infamous bikini contest. You can also browse the poolside vendor fair and win great prizes, including exciting gifts and memorabilia from The L Word, Olivia Cruises, She, Curve, Damron and more. $10 in advance $12 at the door; free for Girls in Wonderland hotel guests.

Sunday, June 3 2007
Indie Girl: 6-11 p.m.
Kitty O'Shea's Irish Pub, Vista Centre, 8470 Palm Parkway, Lake Buena Vista
Not ready to say good-bye? There's still more fun to be had with a crazy karaoke contest and rockin' concert from dynamic duo Halcyon. Pool and darts included, naturally. $10 in advance or $15 at the door.

Girls in Wonderland Sponsors: Bud Light, Showtime's The L Word, The Gay Games, Southern Voice, Express, KittysToyBox.com, MyLesbianWorld.com, Miami Boutique Hotels, Labrys Atlanta, Go NYC magazine, Boca Loca Cachaca Brazilian Rum, She Magazine, Damron, Lesbianation, Phish Phest, House of Blues, Olivia Travel, Finlandia vodka, Southern Womyn's Festival, Lesbo-a-GoGo, Red Bull, Curve magazine, Creativas Group, Xerox, Jane & Jane magazine, Orlando Premium Outlets, Milford Photography, the Juno Foundation, Southern Comfort, Appleton's Estate Jamaica Rum.

Promotional Partners: Ultra Events, adventureoutwomen.com, arkadia.com, CircuitGirl.com, Club Hollywood-Boston, Flirt-Tampa, Flygirl Productions-Vancouver, Gay City USA, girl friends meet, Grrl 2 GRRL, girl4girl-Seattle, Girl Power-Provincetown, Girl Toronto, Henrietta Hudsons-NYC, Les Femmes Café, Les Kinky, L Spot Palm Springs, Lesbotronic, onlovedating.com, Pink Sofa Lesbian Dating, Purple Glitter, QueerLinks.com, She Bang Entertainment, Sisters Night Club, http://www.shoe.org, SWARA-Atlanta, The L Word and chiq bar.

For more information, please visit http://www.girlsinwonderland.com.

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