Events of interest to the Leather Community
SCHEDULE OF ALL BLUF EVENTS: COURTESY OF BLUF INTERNATIONAL
For details on any of these events, click on
the event in the window above or visit the
Breeches & Leather Uniform Fan Club site.
2019 - SPECIAL EVENTS - LISTED BY DATE
April 4 - 8 SMOKEOUT 2019 in Las Vegas, Nevada. A fun-filled uncomplicated weekend for cigar and pipe studs, leathermen, bikers, bears and friends, from all over the world! Go to the Smoke Out website for all of the details. April 5 - 7 - RUBBOUT 2019 in Vancouver, British Columbia. Rubbout is the longest running gay rubber event in North America! The new event format will be centered around a host hotel. Experience three days of events filled with kinky fun. Engage in learning, socializing, play, and more! Go to the Rubbout website for all of the details. April 25 - 28 -- CLAW - CLEVELAND LEATHER AWARENESS WEEKEND in Cleveland, Ohio at The Westin Cleveland Downtown. Hundreds of seminars and workshops are held during the weekend, along with the Leather Mart, Leather Family Dinner, lots of parties, including one at the Rock & Roll Hall of Fame, play parites and more. Visit the CLAW website for full details and the schedule for the event. May 23 - 27 -- INTERNATIONAL MR. LEATHER in Chicago. The contests to select our winners of IML and IMBB continue to be the centerpiece of our weekend. Built around those are the expansive market filled with vendors from around the globe and, of course, the unforgettable Victory Party and must attend Black and Blue Ball. There’s also the lobby social time and a multitude of other events to fill the entire weekend. Visit the IML website for full information. July 28 - UP YOUR ALLEY FAIR in San Francisco. Up Your Alley is only for real players -- and not for the faint of heart. It's where you'll find men in leather, rubber, sportswear, biker gear, or any variety of other fetish gear. Get full information at the Folsom Street Events website. Aug. 30 - Sept. 2 BADGER FLAT RUN & CAMPING EVENT in the California High Sierras. It's the 58th legendary event where men can be themselves among other gay men, show appreciation for their motorcycles and enjoy the celebration of their common sexuality. Details and registration information is available at the Satyrs website. September 11 - 15 FOLSOM EUROPE in Berlin, Germany. Folsom Europe has become a world-famous fetish event with a huge street fair and lots of parties at various venues across Berlin. Tens of thousands of guys in leather and fetish gear will be walking the streets in the Berlin-Schoneberg district. Expect a long weekend of fun and freedom in one of the world's most vibrant capitals. Get full information at the Folsom Europe website. September 22 - 29 - LEATHER WEEK in San Francisco. The Leather Walk leads off the week followed by dozens of events and parties through the Folsom Street Fair - see below - and beyond. There's a BLUF/Hot Boots Brunch at noon on Saturday. Watch here for further details. September 29 - FOLSOM STREET FAIR in San Francisco. The world's largest leather and fetish event, located on historic Folsom Street and spread out over 13 city blocks, it's where leather and fetish players from all over the world converge for fun and entertainment. You'll find over 200 exhibitor booths showcasing fetish gear, live performance stages and large dance areas. Get all of the detais at the Folsom Street Events website. October 24 - 27 PALM SPRINGS LEATHER PRIDE in Palm Springs, CA. Palm Springs Leather Pride Weekend is one of our city's most popular LGBT events and one of the largest, longest-running, and most successful Leather events in the country. Find full information at the Palm Springs Leather Pride website.
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.
SECOND SATURDAY - BLUF LEATHER LOUNGE in San Francisco
At the SF Eagle, 398 12th Street, beginning at 9 pm. Leather and kink gear strongly recommended. This is a monthly party sponsored
by BLUF of San Francisco. Visit the home page here at BLUF SF for details.
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, 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
Held 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.