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Midwest Bearfest 2017

INDIANAPOLIS — Midwest Bearfest turns 21 this year returning to the Clarion Waterfront Hotel on December 14-17, 2017 with friendly bears and cubs from all over. Let us know you’re coming by signing up online and buying a t-shirt. If you’re reading this, you’ve found the right place to register! Once you pay, you’ll get…

Iowa Leather Weekend 2017 coming up next week

DES MOINES — Save the date! Iowa Leather Weekend returns Oct 13-15, 2017. ILW2017 SCHEDULE Friday, October 13th, 2017 12pm Box Office opens – The Blazing Saddle (closes at 10pm) 6pm **Bootblack stands open – The Blazing Saddle & The Garden Nightclub (Saddle stand closes at 10pm) **Vendor Market Opens – The Garden Nightclub (closes…

Jeremy Miller wins Mr. Central Illinois Bear 2017

PEORIA — Jeremy Miller won the second Mr. Central Illinois Bear competition this past weekend out of a field of four contestants.

The contest was put on by the River City Bears of Peoria. A meet and greet was held Friday night at Club Diesel with the actual contest held Saturday at Blondie’s. The contest included a boots and jeans, underwear, formal wear and a question and answer section. During the contest, there were two different performances by Elijah Nation and Michael Edwards, Keegan Nation and Kato Mann.

Mr. Gem City Bear 2017 named in Dayton

DAYTON — Benjamin Benton of Indianapolis took home the Mr. Gem City Bear 2017 title in August. The contest was held at MJ’s on Jefferson in Dayton on Aug. 5 and was hosted by the Gem City Bears and Scarlett Fever. The contest raised $700 for Brigids Path, which provides inpatient medical care for drug-exposed newborns, non-judgmental…

Derby City Bears 2017 Title Contest, Sept. 23

LOUISVILLE — Greetings Bears, Cubs, Hunters, Goldilocks, and all other friendly faces! The Derby City Bears would like to invite you to our 4th annual title contest, Bears Go to the Beach – where we will have members of the community compete for the following titles: Derby City Bear Derby City Cub Derby City Hunter…

Mr. Kentucky Bourbon Bear & Cub Contest

LEXINGTON — Our annual Mr. Kentucky Bourbon Bear & Cub Contest will take place on Saturday, September 16th at Crossings Lexington. All of the fun begins at 9:00pm with contestant meet & greet and raffles, followed by the contest. Come out and cheer for your favorite candidate. Interested in competing? Visit www.kentuckybourbonbears.com to complete the…

Mr. Gem City Bear 2017, Aug. 5

DAYTON — Our second annual contest and charity drag show – Set phasers to furry and stunning. Come out and get your space dance on or just come cheer on your favorite bear, cub, otter or daddy bear. Great contestant package for the winner. Cigar social before the event with raffle basket. Raffle prizes and entertainment…

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.…