BLUF events calendar

This calendar shows BLUF events around the world, and those of some other related organisations which we think may be of interest to our members and fans. It's not an exhaustive calendar of the leather scene, and we don't generally promote commercial events here.

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January 2019

Mr. Chicago Leather Weekend

Friday 25 January -> 27 January 2019

This annual multi venue contest will have more details as we get closer to the event! Info: Michael, aka chgogearman (307)

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BLUF NYC Social

Thursday 31 January, 20:00

Join us for our new BLUF NYC monthly socials, on the last Thursday of each month, starting in January 2019. You'll find us at The Eagle from 8pm, ahead of their regular GEAR night. BLUF dresscode is preferred, but not essential. More info: Drummer North America 2017 (3522)

Eagle NYC, 554 West 28th Street (between 10th and 11th Avenues), New York, USA

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February 2019

BLUF Minneapolis Social

Saturday 09 February, 21:00

Join us for our monthly BLUF social at the EagleBolt gear night.

eagleBOLT Bar, 515 S Washington Ave, Minneapolis, Minneapolis, USA

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Pre Mr Twin Cities Leather Social

Friday 15 February, 17:30

Join BLUF Minneapolis for social time and cigars during happy hour at The Saloon before the Twin Cities Leather contestants introductions. Wear your leather uniforms, enjoy great company, meet locals and visitors and warm up for the beginning of TCL weekend!

The Saloon 830 Hennepin Ave, Minneapolis, MN 55403

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Illinois Leather Contest Weekend - Meet/Greet

Friday 15 February, 22:00

The Illinois Leather Contest weekend kicks off in style at Touche! Meet and Greet with the contestants and judges! Get a sneak peek at the weekend's events and have fun at Chicago's oldest leather bar!

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Chicago February Leather Social

Saturday 16 February, 22:00

Join us for the monthly BLUF dress code social. We’re hosting GEAR and hope to see you at @ToucheChicago in your Breeches, Leather Uniforms, or Fabric Uniforms. It all begins at 10pm. A boot black and barber will be on duty. More info: Michael, aka chgogearman (307), elcuero (1864)

Touche, 6412 N. Clark Street, Chicago, USA

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BLUF NYC Social

Thursday 28 February, 20:00

Join us for our new BLUF NYC monthly socials, on the last Thursday of each month, starting in January 2019. You'll find us at The Eagle from 8pm, ahead of their regular GEAR night. BLUF dresscode is preferred, but not essential. More info: Drummer North America 2017 (3522)

Eagle NYC, 554 West 28th Street (between 10th and 11th Avenues), New York, USA

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San Francisco Bay Area Leather Alliance Weekend

Thursday 28 February -> 03 March 2019

The San Francisco Leather Alliance Weekend features the SF Leather Community Awards, plus the Mr San Francisco Leather and San Francisco Bootblack 2019 contests. There are also formal dinner, workshops, and a vendor market. Full details are on the website.

SOMArts Cultural Centre, 934 Brannan Street, San Francisco, CA 94103

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March 2019

Chicago March Leather Social

Saturday 16 March, 22:00

Join us for the monthly BLUF dress code social. We’re hosting GEAR and hope to see you at @ToucheChicago in your Breeches, Leather Uniforms, or Fabric Uniforms. It all begins at 10pm. A boot black and barber will be on duty. More info: Michael, aka chgogearman (307), elcuero (1864)

Touche, 6412 N. Clark Street, Chicago, USA

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Los Angeles Leather Pride

Sunday 24 March -> 31 March 2019

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BLUF NYC Social

Thursday 28 March, 20:00

Join us for our new BLUF NYC monthly socials, on the last Thursday of each month, starting in January 2019. You'll find us at The Eagle from 8pm, ahead of their regular GEAR night. BLUF dresscode is preferred, but not essential. More info: Drummer North America 2017 (3522)

Eagle NYC, 554 West 28th Street (between 10th and 11th Avenues), New York, USA

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The Assembly

Friday 29 March, 19:30

Rough Trade Gear LA 3900 W Sunset Blvd Los Angeles CA 90029

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April 2019

Chicago April Leather Social

Saturday 20 April, 22:00

Join us for the monthly BLUF dress code social. We’re hosting GEAR and hope to see you at @ToucheChicago in your Breeches, Leather Uniforms, or Fabric Uniforms. It all begins at 10pm. A boot black and barber will be on duty. More info: Michael, aka chgogearman (307), elcuero (1864)

Touche, 6412 N. Clark Street, Chicago, USA

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BLUF NYC Social

Thursday 25 April, 20:00

Join us for our new BLUF NYC monthly socials, on the last Thursday of each month, starting in January 2019. You'll find us at The Eagle from 8pm, ahead of their regular GEAR night. BLUF dresscode is preferred, but not essential. More info: Drummer North America 2017 (3522)

Eagle NYC, 554 West 28th Street (between 10th and 11th Avenues), New York, USA

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Cleveland Leather Annual Weekend (CLAW)

Thursday 25 April -> 28 April 2019

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Dining Out For Life - Chicago

Thursday 25 April, 07:00

We invite you to take part in the return of this city-wide, annual dining and fundraising experience. Your favorite venues are partnering with TPAN to generate much needed funding for programs designed to educate communities and stop the spread of HIV, hepatitis, and related conditions in Chicago. A list of participating business will be available late winter.

Multiple venues city wide

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BLUF Buffet Dinner

Friday 26 April, 18:30

Join other guys in uniform for Cleveland's first ever BLUF Dinner. Flank Steak and Baked Chicken Buffet. $50 in advance - register on the CLAW website More info: Bob, aka Leatherdogslave (503)

Vanda Ballroom, Westin Hotel, Cleveland

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May 2019

Chicago May Leather Social

Saturday 18 May, 22:00

Join us for the monthly BLUF dress code social. We’re hosting GEAR and hope to see you at @ToucheChicago in your Breeches, Leather Uniforms, or Fabric Uniforms. It all begins at 10pm. A boot black and barber will be on duty. More info: Michael, aka chgogearman (307), elcuero (1864)

Touche, 6412 N. Clark Street, Chicago, USA

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International Mr. Leather Weekend

Thursday 23 May -> 27 May 2019

International Mr. Leather™ and International Mr. Bootblack contests to select winners of IML and IMBB continue to be the centerpiece of the weekend. Built around an expansive market filled with vendors from around the globe, Parties and Special BLUF Events throughout the weekend. More details to follow as the event gets closer. Michael, aka chgogearman (307)

Multiple venues for the weekend events

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BLUF NYC Social

Thursday 30 May, 20:00

Join us for our new BLUF NYC monthly socials, on the last Thursday of each month, starting in January 2019. You'll find us at The Eagle from 8pm, ahead of their regular GEAR night. BLUF dresscode is preferred, but not essential. More info: Drummer North America 2017 (3522)

Eagle NYC, 554 West 28th Street (between 10th and 11th Avenues), New York, USA

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June 2019

Chicago June Leather Social

Saturday 15 June, 22:00

Join us for the monthly BLUF dress code social. We’re hosting GEAR and hope to see you at @ToucheChicago in your Breeches, Leather Uniforms, or Fabric Uniforms. It all begins at 10pm. A boot black and barber will be on duty. More info: Michael, aka chgogearman (307), elcuero (1864)

Touche, 6412 N. Clark Street, Chicago, USA

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BLUF NYC Social

Thursday 27 June, 20:00

Join us for our new BLUF NYC monthly socials, on the last Thursday of each month, starting in January 2019. You'll find us at The Eagle from 8pm, ahead of their regular GEAR night. BLUF dresscode is preferred, but not essential. More info: Drummer North America 2017 (3522)

Eagle NYC, 554 West 28th Street (between 10th and 11th Avenues), New York, USA

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Chicago Pride Parade 2019

Sunday 30 June, 00:00

Pride Month will soon be here. Mark your calendar and join us wearing your BLUF Summer Dress Code in the Leather Fetish Pride contingent for the Chicago pride parade on Sunday, June 30! We're aiming for the largest BLUF turn out ever. Detail as we get closer to this event

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July 2019

Chicago July Leather Social

Saturday 20 July, 22:00

Join us for the monthly BLUF dress code social. We’re hosting GEAR and hope to see you at @ToucheChicago in your Breeches, Leather Uniforms, or Fabric Uniforms. It all begins at 10pm. A boot black and barber will be on duty. More info: Michael, aka chgogearman (307), elcuero (1864)

Touche, 6412 N. Clark Street, Chicago, USA

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BLUF NYC Social

Thursday 25 July, 20:00

Join us for our new BLUF NYC monthly socials, on the last Thursday of each month, starting in January 2019. You'll find us at The Eagle from 8pm, ahead of their regular GEAR night. BLUF dresscode is preferred, but not essential. More info: Drummer North America 2017 (3522)

Eagle NYC, 554 West 28th Street (between 10th and 11th Avenues), New York, USA

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August 2019

38th annual Northalsted Market Days

Saturday 10 August -> 11 August 2019

Northalsted Market Days® is the largest street festival in the Midwest and Chicago’s hottest summer celebration. More details to follow as we get closer to this event. Michael, aka chgogearman (307)

North Halsted Street between Belmont and Addison Avenues. The heart of "Boys Town"

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Chicago August Leather Social

Saturday 17 August, 22:00

Join us for the monthly BLUF dress code social. We’re hosting GEAR and hope to see you at @ToucheChicago in your Breeches, Leather Uniforms, or Fabric Uniforms. It all begins at 10pm. A boot black and barber will be on duty. More info: Michael, aka chgogearman (307), elcuero (1864)

Touche, 6412 N. Clark Street, Chicago, USA

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BLUF NYC Social

Thursday 29 August, 20:00

Join us for our new BLUF NYC monthly socials, on the last Thursday of each month, starting in January 2019. You'll find us at The Eagle from 8pm, ahead of their regular GEAR night. BLUF dresscode is preferred, but not essential. More info: Drummer North America 2017 (3522)

Eagle NYC, 554 West 28th Street (between 10th and 11th Avenues), New York, USA

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September 2019

Chicago September Leather Social

Saturday 21 September, 22:00

Join us for the monthly BLUF dress code social. We’re hosting GEAR and hope to see you at @ToucheChicago in your Breeches, Leather Uniforms, or Fabric Uniforms. It all begins at 10pm. A boot black and barber will be on duty. More info: Michael, aka chgogearman (307), elcuero (1864)

Touche, 6412 N. Clark Street, Chicago, USA

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BLUF NYC Social

Thursday 26 September, 20:00

Join us for our new BLUF NYC monthly socials, on the last Thursday of each month, starting in January 2019. You'll find us at The Eagle from 8pm, ahead of their regular GEAR night. BLUF dresscode is preferred, but not essential. More info: Drummer North America 2017 (3522)

Eagle NYC, 554 West 28th Street (between 10th and 11th Avenues), New York, USA

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October 2019

Chicago October Leather Social

Saturday 19 October, 22:00

Join us for the monthly BLUF dress code social. We’re hosting GEAR and hope to see you at @ToucheChicago in your Breeches, Leather Uniforms, or Fabric Uniforms. It all begins at 10pm. A boot black and barber will be on duty. More info: Michael, aka chgogearman (307), elcuero (1864)

Touche, 6412 N. Clark Street, Chicago, USA

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BLUF NYC Social

Thursday 24 October, 20:00

Join us for our new BLUF NYC monthly socials, on the last Thursday of each month, starting in January 2019. You'll find us at The Eagle from 8pm, ahead of their regular GEAR night. BLUF dresscode is preferred, but not essential. More info: Drummer North America 2017 (3522)

Eagle NYC, 554 West 28th Street (between 10th and 11th Avenues), New York, USA

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November 2019

Chicago November Leather Social

Saturday 16 November, 22:00

Join us for the monthly BLUF dress code social. We’re hosting GEAR and hope to see you at @ToucheChicago in your Breeches, Leather Uniforms, or Fabric Uniforms. It all begins at 10pm. A boot black and barber will be on duty. More info: Michael, aka chgogearman (307), elcuero (1864)

Touche, 6412 N. Clark Street, Chicago, USA

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BLUF NYC Social

Thursday 28 November, 20:00

Join us for our new BLUF NYC monthly socials, on the last Thursday of each month, starting in January 2019. You'll find us at The Eagle from 8pm, ahead of their regular GEAR night. BLUF dresscode is preferred, but not essential. More info: Drummer North America 2017 (3522)

Eagle NYC, 554 West 28th Street (between 10th and 11th Avenues), New York, USA

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December 2019

Chicago December Leather Social

Saturday 21 December, 22:00

Join us for the monthly BLUF dress code social. We’re hosting GEAR and hope to see you at @ToucheChicago in your Breeches, Leather Uniforms, or Fabric Uniforms. It all begins at 10pm. A boot black and barber will be on duty. More info: Michael, aka chgogearman (307), elcuero (1864)

Touche, 6412 N. Clark Street, Chicago, USA

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BLUF NYC Social

Thursday 26 December, 20:00

Join us for our new BLUF NYC monthly socials, on the last Thursday of each month, starting in January 2019. You'll find us at The Eagle from 8pm, ahead of their regular GEAR night. BLUF dresscode is preferred, but not essential. More info: Drummer North America 2017 (3522)

Eagle NYC, 554 West 28th Street (between 10th and 11th Avenues), New York, USA

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January 2020

Chicago January Leather Social

Saturday 18 January, 22:00

Join us for the monthly BLUF dress code social. We’re hosting GEAR and hope to see you at @ToucheChicago in your Breeches, Leather Uniforms, or Fabric Uniforms. It all begins at 10pm. A boot black and barber will be on duty. More info: Michael, aka chgogearman (307), elcuero (1864)

Touche, 6412 N. Clark Street, Chicago, USA

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February 2020

Chicago February Leather Social

Saturday 15 February, 22:00

Join us for the monthly BLUF dress code social. We’re hosting GEAR and hope to see you at @ToucheChicago in your Breeches, Leather Uniforms, or Fabric Uniforms. It all begins at 10pm. A boot black and barber will be on duty. More info: Michael, aka chgogearman (307), elcuero (1864)

Touche, 6412 N. Clark Street, Chicago, USA

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March 2020

Chicago March Leather Social

Saturday 21 March, 22:00

Join us for the monthly BLUF dress code social. We’re hosting GEAR and hope to see you at @ToucheChicago in your Breeches, Leather Uniforms, or Fabric Uniforms. It all begins at 10pm. A boot black and barber will be on duty. More info: Michael, aka chgogearman (307), elcuero (1864)

Touche, 6412 N. Clark Street, Chicago, USA

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