LOS ANGELES LEATHER PRIDE in Los Angeles, CA. CODE: LA -- 2017 Ms. LA Leather contest, LA Bootblack Contest, The Assembly, The Roast of Mr. LA Leather, the Mr. LA Leather Contest and Dance and, of course, all of the parties. We will wrap it all up with the Off Sunset Street Fair. Details at the LA Leather Pride website.
March 30 - April 2 -
RUBBOUT 26 in Vancouver, BC. Events for men who love men in rubber and fetish gear: Parties on Thursday, Friday and Saturday plus Puppy Bowl and gear swap and concluding with Sunday Brunch. See the Rubbout website for full details.
April 6 - 9 -
SMOKE OUT in Las Vegas. SMOKEOUT is a fun-filled uncomplicated weekend in Las Vegas for cigar studs, bikers, leathermen, bears and friends from all over the world. It's a 'free-flowing' weekend so everyone can enjoy Las Vegas the way you want to ... in the company of fellow studs! No rigid program to follow with lots of time for being a tourist, enjoying a show, attending events or just relaxing and having a great time! Come with a fun, uncomplicated, positive attitude and let Las Vegas do its magic! Final day to register is April 4. Go to the Smokeout website for full details.
April 27 - 30 -
CLAW 17 in Cleveland, Ohio. It's Cleveland Leather Awareness Weekend at the Westin Hotel in downtown Cleveland with the opening party at the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame, vendor mart, seminars, parties and speed dating games. Visit the CLAW website for full details.
May 25 - 29 -
MR. INTERNATIONAL LEATHER in Chicago. Opening Ceremonies on Thursday, Leather Market opens on Friday, Pecs & Personality (Physique Competition) on Saturday, 39th Annual International Mr. Leather Competition and IML Victory Celebration Party on Sunday, and the Black and Blue Ball on Monday. You'll find full information at the IMRL website.
July 30 -
DORE - UP YOUR ALLEY FAIR in San Francisco. On Dore Alley between Howard and Folsom, continuing on Folsom from 9th to Juniper and the adjoining block of 10th Street. It's the Folsom Street Fair's Dirty Little Brother -- only for real players - and not for the faint of heart. Go to the Up Your Alley website for details.
Sept. 6 - 10 -
FOLSOM EUROPE in Berlin, Germany. World famous fetish event with a huge street fair and lots of parties. Merchants, performances, bars and switchboards in the fair area. The whole fetish community is represented here. Meet old friends; make new ones. Go to the Folsom Europe website for all of the details.
September 17 24 -
LEATHER WEEK AND FOLSOM STREET FAIR in San Francisco. It's the world's largest leather event.
Sept. 17 - Leather Walk
Sept. 23 - Magnitude - leather, dancing, and amazing music with Chus & Ceballos.
Sept. 24 - Folsom Street Fair - 11 am to 6 pm - With over 200 exhibitor booths showcasing fetish gear and toys, several stages with top acts, and, yes, you can still be naked - it's a pig's dream!
Sept. 24 - Deviants: Adult Arcade - 6 pm - the official closing event of Folsom on Stevenson Street behind Mezzanine.
Dates and details on other events to come. Full details at Folsom Street Events website.
Oct. 26 - 29 -
PALM SPRINGS LEATHER PRIDE in Palm Springs, California. The weekend includes an outdoor cruise party and vendor mart, Mr. Palm Springs Leather Contest at the Palm Springs Air Museum, silent auction the night of the contest, pool parties, formal leather dinner and cocktail party, two dances and a BDSM play party. Go to the Palm Springs Leather Pride website for all of the details.
Events that are held on a recurring basis
SECOND - FRIDAY -
BLUF FETISH FRIDAY in Los Angeles at
The Eagle L.A., 4219 Santa Monica Boulevard, in Silver Lake, beginning at 9 pm. Dress code of leather breeches or uniform and boots strongly encouraged. Never a cover charge! This is a monthly party sponsored by the Breeches & Leather Uniform Fan Club.
THIRD - WEDNESDAY -
SATYRS BIKE NIGHT at various bars in the Los Angeles area. Visit the Satyrs Motorcycle Club website for the location of where they're meeting this month.
THIRD - FRIDAY -
CALIFORNIA B & B CORPS GEAR PARTY in Los Angeles at The Eagle L.A., 4219 Santa Monica Boulevard, in Silver Lake, beginning at 9 pm. Get in Gear! Boots (of course), leather, rubber, cop uniforms, military, sports gear, skater... all good. This is a monthly party sponsored by the
California Boots & Breeches Corp.
FOURTH - WEDNESDAY -
LEATHER DISCUSSION GROUP in San Francisco, meets upstairs at the Mr S. Playspace, 385A Eighth Street, on the fourth Wednesday of every month. Visit the LDG web site for program details.
FOURTH - FRIDAY -
FETISH FRIDAY in Long Beach, CA at the Mine Shaft, 1720 East Broadway, from 9 pm to closing. All non-nude fetish wear welcome. Drink specials all night. This is a monthly event.
FOURTH - SATURDAY -
BLUF SF in San Francisco, at the SF Eagle, 12th and Harrison Streets, 9 pm to closing. It's Boots, Leather, Rubber, BDSM, Fetish, Cigars and more, all combined into one hot event. This is a monthly event held on the fourth Saturday of every month.