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Chicago Bearfest this Memorial Day weekend

CHICAGO — Chicago Bearfest will return for its second time May 24-28. This year’s schedule of events has bear dancers, the 2018 Chicago Bear & Chicago Cub contest and a special show “My Big Funny Peter” featuring comedian Peter Bisuito. There is no official host hotel for Bearfest. Most of the events and activities take…

Bootblack Roundup 2018

CHICAGO – On the Weekend of August 10 to 12, 2018, Bootblacks from around the country will pour into the City of Chicago for the 3rd annual  . 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…

Great Lakes Leather Alliance-Michigan 2018 Contests

DETROIT — The  Great Lakes Leather Alliance-Michigan 2018 Contests will be held this weekend, May 4 through 6, at Menjos Entertainment Complex in Detroit. The titles up for grabs are: Michigan Community Bootblack Michigan LeatherSIR Michigan Leatherboy Ms. Michigan Leather Pride Michigan Master/slave Michigan Person of Leather From the Facebook event: Friday will include the…

Minnesota Leather Pride 2018 titleholders selected

MINNEAPOLIS — On April 7, 2018, Minnesota Leather Pride was proud to sash their 2018 title family. Ms. Minnesota Leather Pride Evie, and Minnesota Leather Boy Chris.

Last year, this contest made waves by eliminating legal ID and sexuality requirements for our titles. This year we opened up even more by removing the gender requirements all together.

New Illinois Bear Family sashed

CHICAGO — The Illinois Bear Contest was held this past weekend in Chicago. Four titles were given out, including the new Ms. Illinois Bear. The winners are: Illinois Bear 2018 – Crescendo Onyx Ms. Illinois Bear 2018 – Belladonna Logan Illinois Cub 2018 – Jeremy Miller Illinois Bear Hunter 2018 – Steven Wolfvien The contest…