I apologize for the lateness of this week's post - Lots of information still coming in past deadline. More next week!
-=-=-=-=-=- REVIEW OF SUNDAY'S FUNDRAISER FOR KURT
If you'd like to see the big, glorious pictures and written review of Sunday's BBQ picnic at the Pink Palace, I've posted it all here.
-=-=-=-=- ELI'S POT LUCK SOCIAL, A WEEK FROM SUNDAY
More details to come - I've posted the information here.
-=-=-=-=-=- UPCOMING EVENTS
Thu. Apr. 26, 7PM - Bootblacking 101. Bring something to work on, we can get you the proper supplies if you don't have them.
Thu, Apr. 26, 9PM-1am at the Eagle. INK & STEEL: Do you love tattoos? What about piercings? Then this night is for you! Join us for our 2nd Tattoo contest, hosted by Mr. San Diego Eagle 2012 Eli and help him to determine who has the best Tattoo.
Sat. Apr. 28, 10pm: Underwear Party and Contest at the Eagle. Fourth Sat. of each month. Everyone is invited to strip down to those boxers, briefs or "street" legal jocks and join in the fun, you do not have to enter the contest. Although our 1st prize is $100 Cash and 2nd prize is a $25 bar tab., Clothes check opens at 10pm and the contest will be held at midnight. Your evening will be hosted by Mr. San Diego Eagle 2012, Eli.
Thu. May 3, 9-PM-Midnight: Yellow Hankie Social Night at the Eagle. First and Third Thu. of each month.
Sat. May 5, 9PM-2AM; BearNight Dance at Numbers. $5 before 10PM. First Sat. of each month. Lots of leathermen attend this event, and it comes highly recommended… Here are some reviews.
Sun. May 6, 1-4PM: Eli's Pot Luck Social
Wed. May 9, 6:30-9:30PM (Second Wednesday of each month) - Play games at Dave & Buster's to benefit Toys for Tots.
Thu. May 10 at 9pm till 1am; Red Hankie Social Night at the Eagle. Second Thu. of each month
Fri. May 11, 9PM-1AM: DRESS IT UP/STRIP IT DOWN at the Eagle; 2nd Fri. of each month. Hosted by Mr. San Diego Eagle 2012 Eli. It's the nicest, friendliest crowd you'll see at a leather bar. Here are a few reviews, if you haven't been to one yet. Dress to impress if you've got the gear, or show us some skin - I promise you'll be glad that you did. Here are some pictures from Oct., February, March, April, June and September. Notice how HAPPY everybody is. You deserve to be that happy too.
Sat. May 12, 9PM onward: UNIFORM NIGHT at the Eagle. Wear Military Gear or Civil Uniform Gear. Second Sat. of each month.
Wed. May 16, 7-11PM: TNG social event at Bamboo Lounge. TNG stands for "The Next Generation", which is a kinky social group for younger men and women from 18 to 35 years old. This particular event is in the style of a group discussion. Third Wednesday of each month.
Thu. May 17, 9-PM-Midnight: Yellow Hankie Social Night at the Eagle. First and Third Thu. of each month.
Fri. May 18, 8:30PM-1AM: FRIDAY NIGHT BEAT AND GREET, downtown, hosted by Bryan Teague - American Leatherboy 2010, tiger - Ms San Diego Leather 2010, caryl - San Diego's premier Sea Monkey Trainer, and Mike Underwood - San Diego's very own Curmudgeonly teddy bear. Third Fri. of each month. This is a GREAT educational event if you want some hands-on training in a safe environment.
Sat. May 19, 9:30PM-2AM: LL Bear Dance Party @ Rich's San Diego. Third Saturday of each month. This one is hosted by the men of CubClub and the music is provided by DJ Shane Stiel. That means that it is guaranteed to be scorchingly hot, based on many past experiences!`
May 25-28: International Mr. Leather 2012 Contest Weekend in Chicago.
Sat. Jun 23, 9PM-3AM: ANVIL CLUB up in the San Fernando Valley. I give it a rave review here. Upcoming dates include August 24 (Rubber), Oct. 20 (Uniforms) and Dec. 15.
Fri. Jun 29, 8:30PM-1AM: MEN-ONLY Fri. NIGHT BEAT AND GREET, downtown, hosted by Bryan Teague - American Leatherboy and Mike Underwood - San Diego's very own Curmudgeonly teddy bear. The Men-Only version is on the FIFTH Fri. of each month, such as August 31 and Nov. 30th of 2012. There will be hands-on training for folks who want to learn from experts in a very safe environment. I will be there, teaching flogging as usual.
Jul 26-29, INTERNATIONAL LEATHER SIR/BOY, INTERNATIONAL COMMUNITY BOOT BLACK in San Francisco.
Sunday, July 29: Up Your Alley Street Fair in San Francisco.
Sunday, September 23: Folsom Street Fair in San Francisco.
November 8-11: Palm Springs Leather Pride