Category: Minnesota

News from the Minnesota bear, leather and kink communities.

Duluth/Superior holds 31st Pride Parade

SUPERIOR, Wisc. — The Duluth/Superior LGBTQ community held their 31st Pride Parade yesterday, a local television station reported. From Fox21: The annual Duluth Superior Pride Parade marched down Tower Avenue celebrating the diversity of the Twin Ports Community. Hundreds lined the street waving flags and showing their support. “The families, the allies, the queer folk,…

Kinky Camp at Camp Hardwood, August 10-13

SANDSTONE, Minn. — Kinky Camp is only four weeks away, have you registered yet? This year, our sexy cooks will make awesome brunches once again. Plus this year, Master BBQ Smoker Chad & his wife Cheryl will be catering smoked Beef for Friday night Supper. Saturday evening, they will BBQ smoke up some tasty ribs. There…

Minneapolis Grizzlies Bear Cave Carnival, July 16

MINNEAPOLIS — Come One! Come All! to The Grizzlies softball fundraiser! Please join us for games, prizes, beer bust, and shots as we raise money to help us pay for team costs, equipment, tournament and travel costs. Huge shout out and thank you to The Saloon. http://saloonmn.com/ for hosting and donations for the event and continued support…

Rubber Ball USA 2017, June 2

SAINT PAUL — Rubber Ball USA is an unrepentant celebration of fetish culture featuring internationally-renowned performers, models, and fashion designers. Debauchery meets elegance as we fill the Historic Concord Exchange with the most provocative fetish and kink entertainment. Enjoy up-close views of the stage from the central dance floor, or ascend to the upper level…

Minnesota Leather Pride Weekend 2017

(Top Left to Right) – Genevieve Allen; Mikayla Stanek, Ms. Minnesota Leather Pride 2017; Dylan Dwiyn, Minnesota Leather Sir 2017; Dick Salami; (Bottom Left to Right) – Rylee Ray; Pugsley Michael Urness, Minnesota Leather boy 2017 (Photo by Seth Meyer) Special report by Pup Riku MINNEAPOLIS — Driving through long stretches of road with nothing but…

Creation – Pop Up Gallery raises $4,000 for MTHC

MINNEAPOLIS — Artists in the Twin Cities raised more than $4,000 for the Minnesota Transgender Health Coalition on Sunday, March 26. The fundraiser was held at the Saloon in Minneapolis with more than 20 portraits taken by local photographer and Mr. Twin Cities Leather 2017 Ryan Coit. The Minnesota Transgender Health Coalition is a local group committed to…

Ryan Coit is Mr. Twin Cities Leather 2017

Ryan Coit won Mr. Twin Cities Leather 2017 over Presidents Day Weekend in Minneapolis. (Photo courtesy of Everett Allen Photography) MINNEAPOLIS — During unseasonably warm Twin Cities weather, the Twin Cities Leather Weekend was held again over President’s Day Weekend. Contestants, Steven Parker, Winston Yellick (AKA Pup Cerberus), Richard Kopf (AKA Pup Buster), and Ryan…