Category: Missouri

News from the Missouri bear, leather and kink communities.

PROMO launches new website for LGBTQ Missouri

ST. LOUIS — PROMO, Missouri’s statewide LGBT advocacy organization, is proud to announce the launch of their new website at promoonline.org. The increase of calls, emails, and messages from LGBT people in Missouri seeking resources helped PROMO guide the direction of the website. With the increase of anti-LGBT bills and rhetoric in Missouri, the site…

Mr. Heartland Bear, Aug. 4

ST. LOUIS — Hey guys it’s that time of year again. Come out and celebrate the diversity of our bear community August 4-6. WE ARE LOOKING FOR CONTESTANTS. All types of men including bears, cubs, otters, and admirers have competed. The Heartland Bear title includes prizes such as a leather vest, bar tabs, run fees…

Bear Crossing IV: Fur-Ternity

KANSAS CITY, Mo. — Bear Crossing Kansas City is a weekend long fundraising event hosted by the Kansas City Bear Mafia. Official website: www.bearcrossingkc.org. Every year we invite Kansas City’s bear community & beyond to register and join us for this weekend long event. We host host a variety of social activities, dances, & after-hours parties for attendees.…

Bootblack Round Up 2017

ST. LOUIS — Bootblack Round Up is coming up in less than a month! 2017 Schedule: Friday JJ’s Clubhouse and Bar CLAW Nation Party – Featuring: Bootblacking 10pm to 2am Friday Night Silent Auction 10pm to Midnight Silent Auction Raffle 10pm to Midnight Easter Egg Fundraiser 10pm to 1am Vendors 10pm to 2am Silent Auction…

Queer Representation – Switches Symposium, July 20

ST. LOUIS — As switches we are often misunderstood and erased in the overall bdsm community. So, how do we as switches contribute to our own representation and more generally the representation of other marginalized groups within the kink community? Switches’ Symposium is a monthly round-table discussion group for switches and all those who embrace…

Blue Max CC club news for June

ST. LOUIS — The Blue Max CC leather club of St. Louis will have their June meeting on Sunday, June 11, at 12 p.m. This Sunday, the club meeting will be at Ari’s Restaurant. They serve lunch and a brunch buffet. It’s buy your own food, but not required. The club is  also running a…

Bootblack Round-Up 2017

ST. LOUIS — During the weekend of August 11 – 13, 2017, the second annual Bootblack Round-Up will be held in St. Louis, Missouri. In 2015, Sparkie, 2015 Illinois Community Bootblack, wanted to do a unique fundraising event to end his title year and decided to fill the void for Bootblack-focused events. So, he contacted his friend, Blackjack, who…