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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.…

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…

Bears and leather group in Dayton

DAYTON — The Miami Valley Bears and Leather Men was , created to bring together men and women in the Greater Dayton area and those in the Tri State with interest in Leather Men Sirs,Boys,Masters,Pups, Handlers and Cowboys,Bears and Cubs. We formed this group in February 2014 and have been amazed at the growth and…

First Chicago Bearfest kicks off Thursday

CHICAGO — While there is no Bear Pride this year, the bear community does have options along with International Mr. Leather. The first Chicago Bearfest starts on Thursday, May 25. People can start off the furry weekend at the Launch Party, held at Touche in Chicago’s Rogers Park neighborhood. There will be a DJ and…