Midwest Leather Weekend 9/30 - 10/3

Join us at JJ's Clubhouse, St. Louis, MO, on September 30 - October 3, 2016 for the next Midwest Leather Weekend. Contests, Kink U by Titans of the Midwest, Leather Fashion by Jerry Miller, Music, Hot Leather Men and Leather Women, Puppies, and more!

Here's the Weekend's Agenda:

Friday, 7pm to 8:30pm: It all starts with a Roast of Mr Midwest Leather 2015, Adam Henderson, by members of the Leather and Puppy communities at JJ’s Clubhouse in St. Louis.

Friday, 10:30pm: Then the official Meet & Greet party at JJ’s Clubhouse where everyone can meet all the contestants and the judges.

Saturday morning is the Kink U seminars by the Titans of the Midwest. Admission is free but donations are appreciated.

10:00am - 10:50am, Pup Play with ASH! (aka Tim Hotchkin, International Leatherboy 2015)

11:00am - 11:50am, Bootblack 101 with IMsBB Meghan Bootblack, IMsBB 2016

12:00am - 12:50am, Navigating “It’s Complicated” Relationships with Brian ‘Bolt’ Donner, Mr. Tri-State Leather 2014. Note: Lunch will be provided by Bolt!

1:00pm - 1:50pm, Rope Play 101 with Sir Robb Lappe, Central Plains Leather Sir, 2012

 2:05pm – 3:00pm, Tan That Hide: Flogging 101 with Sir Kirk (Mr. Ramrod 2013) and Sir Kirk’s boy William

Saturday 6pm to 8pm: the Judges Dinner at Layla’s on Manchester in the Grove. It’s open to everyone, so come have dinner with the contestants and the Judges. It’s their usual excellent menu with reasonable prices. 

Saturday 10:30pm: The Leather Fashion Show by Leather Artist Jerry Miller at JJ’s Clubhouse.

Saturday 11pm SHARP!: The Midwest Puppy Contest and Mr Midwest Leather Contest are at 11pm sharp at JJ’s Clubhouse (not gay standard time.) Both contests will take place in alternating segments before the same panel of judges and audience. This guarantees the action will keep moving at a steady clip with lots of excitement and plenty to see. Admission is $10.

After the contests are over and the 2016 Mr Midwest Leather and 2016 Midwest Puppy titles are awarded, the fun moves into the main bar at JJ’s Clubhouse.

Sunday morning 11am: Join everyone for the Midwest Leather Brunch at Rehab, sponsored by the Blue Max CC. Fabulous breakfast for only $15, including an appropriate brunch beverage.


The Mr Midwest Leather Contest

The Mr Midwest Leather Contest is held every year and open to Leathermen from Illinois, Iowa, Wisconsin, Indiana, Missouri, Minnesota, Michigan, Ohio, North Dakota, South Dakota, Kansas, Nebraska, and Kentucky. The titleholder represents these 13 Midwestern States at IML and events all over the area. The Mr Midwest Leather title is a platform for doing good in the community.

Do you have what it takes to represent the community? Click here to go to the application page and sign up for the Mr Midwest Leather Contest. It's a great opportunity to meet people, make friends, grow as an individual and as a Leather Man, and give back to the Leather and LGBT community.

Midwest Leather Weekend: Mr Midwest Leather & Midwest Puppy

Midwest Leather Weekend is made up of two contests as well as associated events, parties and demos. The two contests, Mr Midwest Leather and Midwest Puppy, will be on Saturday night. The two contests will take place before the same panel of judges. While participants from one contest are off stage preparing for the next segment, the participants from the other contest will be on stage. Twice the fun and hot men on one special night.


Congratulations Adam Henderson, Mr Midwest Leather 2015

Congratulations to Adam Henderson, Mr Midwest Leather 2015, who placed 2nd Runner Up at International Mr Leather over Memorial Day Weekend, 2016. Adam represented the title with flair and distinction, making everyone proud.