Illinois Leather Contest moving to Center on Halsted

CHICAGO — The Illinois Leather Alliance announced Wednesday that the 2018 Illinois Leather Contest will be at the Center on Halsted in Chicago’s Lakeview neighborhood. From their post: Illinois Leather Alliance is pleased to announce that the 2018 Illinois Leather Contests will be held on Saturday, March 17th at the Center on Halsted auditorium! The contest will…

Kentucky Fairness Rally on Feb. 21

FRANKFORT — A coalition of Kentucky civil rights groups are rallying at the Kentucky capitol to fight for a fairness law and against an anti-transgender bill. From the Facebook event: In Kentucky, LGBTQ people can still be fired from a job, denied a place to live, or kicked out of a restaurant. RALLY with us…

Mr. Missouri Leather Weekend 2018 starts Feb. 23

ST. LOUIS — The 2018 Mr. Missouri Leather Contest will coming to St. Louis next weekend at JJ’s Clubhouse. The winner of the contest will go on to represent the state at International Mr. Leather in Chicago over Memorial Day weekend. This year’s judges are: Brian Lambert, Mr. Missouri Leather 2017 Jody Corbett, Mr Kentucky Leather…

Flint Education Munch talks poly on Feb. 21

BURTON, Mich. — The Flint Education Much will talk about how how to get the most out of your poly relationship at their next class on Wednesday, Feb. 21. From their Fetlife post: Seven ways to get the most of your poly relationship(s) with _Rapture_ This discussion and participatory class will focus directly on poly…

Third Mr. Leather64TEN contest to be held March 10

CHICAGO — The third Mr. Leather64TEN contest will be returning to Jackhammer the weekend of March 8-11. Tickets are available online at www.leather64ten.com. Tickets for the 2018 contest are $10 and general admission (Each ticket includes admission into both the contest and Fetish Hell; The Victory Afterparty.) Visit thewebsite for a full list of ticket…

New kink group, S.o.I.L., founded in Indiana

INDIANAPOLIS — A new group for submissives has been founded in Indiana this month. S.o.I.L. (S types of Indiana Legion) describes itself as a welcoming and inclusive group for anyone on the right side of the slash, regardless of gender-identity, sexuality, affiliation, fetish or kink, in the central Indiana region. The group’s purpose and goal…