Judy Garland Slept Here: A Guide to the Most Campy, Kitschy & Queer-Friendly Attractions in the USA by Alan W. PetrucelliAlan W. Petrucellis Judy Garland Slept Here is a campy, kitschy, one-of-a-kind travel guide to some of the most iconic queer-friendly sights, destinations, and attractions in the USA.
Entertaining, gossipy, and always fun, Judy Garland Slept Here is the essential travel guide for LGBTQ and anyone who loves general fabulousness. Petrucelli has spent five decades meandering down byways and back roads and brick roads (yellow and other colors), amassing information thats accurate and up-to-date, a finely-tuned skill that he attributes to flawless gaydar. What kicked off his obsession? A visit to the house Judy Garland slept in when she was living in New York, and the sinful sojourns he went on when he was old enough to read road maps and say, Judy! Judy! Judy!
With tongue firmly in cheek, this celebration of LGBTQ herstory/history offers a mix of queer-friendly destinations, assorted oddities, and roadside attractions with cultural and important significance that scream gay, pithy, and informative. Whether youre an armchair traveler, a casual road tripper, or somewhere in between, this is one unforgettable wild romp through gay pop culture that you wont want to miss.
Places to visit include:
Lube Wrestling in Anchorage, Alaska
The Wizard of Oz Festival in Grand Rapids, Minnesota
Gay Ski Week in Aspen, Colorado
World Erotic Art Museum in Miami, Florida
Fantasia Fair in Provincetown, Massachusetts
The Oz Museum in Wamego, Kansas
Celebrity Walk of Fame in Fargo, North Dakota
The countrys biggest Glory Hole in Arkansass Ozark National Forest
Judy Garland’s Former Malibu Beach House Sells for $3.5 Million
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Cynthia Harrison-Wallach, a television and documentary filmmaker who counts that classic film among her favorites, similarly followed the Pacific Coast Highway to discover her dream house in Malibu, California: a beachfront Cape Cod that was once home to Garland and her husband, Vincente Minnelli. Los Angeles residents Ms. Harrison-Wallach and her husband Lewis Wallach, president and CEO of a real estate investment firm, recently purchased the fully renovated beach house to use as their summer home. Harrison-Wallach spoke to Mansion Global by phone Friday from her new home while watching waves lap the shore. Like any true fan, Ms. Harrison-Wallach has already begun decorating with small "Wizard of Oz"-inspired touches, like pillows inscribed with the words "There's no place like home.
172 Irving Avenue, Hyannis Port MA - "The Judy Garland House"
A dreamy Malibu beach house is up for grabs, and it has the added benefit of a legendary celebrity pedigree. There have been quite a few changes to the 1,square-foot three-story house since Garland resided there. In fact, the entire place was renovated in Judy Garland. Wikipedia Commons. The three-bedroom, 2.
Enjoy harbor views from the large wraparound porch and ocean views from the second floor. Walk to the beach right across the street, stroll to the post office or grab your morning coffee and paper from the news shop just a block away. Perfect rental for gatherings. Enter the email you used to create your account, and we will send you a link to reset your password. Login Register Contact. Sales Vacation Rentals. Radius Search?
Tip: All of your saved places can be found here in My Trips. Log in to get trip updates and message other travelers. Profile Join. Log in Join. Enjoy harbor views from the large wraparound porch and ocean views from the second floor.