Sunday, August 29, 2010

Emmy Awards Party in progress at Purr, come watch and win!

Red carpet arrivals have begun for the Primetime Emmy Awards, and we're showing them live at Purr, to be immediately followed by the main ceremony.

No cover charge. Cool prizes. Multiple screens to ooh and ahh all the action.

Come cheer for "Glee", "Modern Family", "Mad Men", "True Blood" and all your favorite TV shows!

Vancouver BC escape w/ two nights at Hyatt Regency up for grabs at Emmy Awards Party

Destination: Vancouver, British Columbia

How to get there: Plane, train or automobile - or, winning a two-night getaway package tonight at our first ever Emmy Awards Party. The grand prize includes accommodations at downtown Vancouver's marvelous Hyatt Regency (, within walking distance to the waterfront, shopping centers and the city's most popular gay bars. Also included, dinner at the fabulous Nu Restaurant (, two passes to the Vancouver Art Gallery (, and two admissions to the Capilano Suspension Bridge (

The Emmy Awards Party begins around 4pm today, at Purr, with red carpet arrivals and the main ceremony shortly afterward. More prizes to be announced throughout the day. Seattle Gay News and Purr are your co-hosts for this "no cover" bash. 21 and over. Open to all types, especially TV addicts.

Saturday, August 28, 2010

Emmy Awards Party, August 29 at Purr - prizes, red carpet, cocktails

Seattle Gay News is pleased to present its first annual Emmy Awards viewing party at Purr Cocktail Lounge (1518 11th Avenue) tomorrow, August 29.

The festivities, honoring the best of primetime TV programming including nominees "Glee", "Modern Family", 'True Blood", "Mad Men" and "Dexter", kicks off with red carpet arrivals at 4pm and then leads into the televised ceremony shortly afterward.

Besides an open, friendly environment to watch the awards on multiple flatscreens, we have collected an assortment of prizes, including a grand prize of a two-night stay in Vancouver, British Columbia with accommodations at the downtown Hyatt Regency. Other prizes are just-released Lady GaGa remix CDs, T-shirts, and gift certificates.

Come watch the Emmys and see how the real drama unfolds, tomorrow at Purr!