CHICAGO — Mr. Chicago Leather will be held at Touché in Chicago the weekend of Jan. 25 through 27.
The contest will select Chicago’s entry to International Mr. Leather in May. The producers have announced the judges, staff and schedule on their Facebook event:
Master of Ceremonies- International Mister Leather 2003 John Pendal
Mr. Chicago Leather 2006 Robin Czar
American Leatherwoman 2018 Sky Cotton
Den Daddy- Mr. Chicago Leather 2014 Miguel Torres
*All events at Touché unless noted
Thursday, January 24, 2019
- 6-8pm- Full Kit Gear Chicago 4th Year Anniversary @5021 North Clark Street
- 7pm-Midnight- MCL2019 Registration- Pick up or purchase packages, contestant entry deadline 10pm
Friday, January 25, 2019
- 5pm-Midnight- MCL2019 Registration- Pick up or purchase packages, sales of MCL2019 merchandise
- 10pm- Welcome Cocktail Party- Meet judges, contestants and other guests, Intros and number drawing by contestants
- Midnight- Roast of MCL2018 Stitch- Mr Chicago Leather 2018, Stitch takes a licking, Hosted by Thib Guicherd-Callin Mr. Santa Clara County Leather 2012
Saturday, January 26, 2019
- 11am-Noon- Leather Eyeopeners- Complimentary coffee & continental breakfast
- Noon-4pm- Fetish Flea Market- Buy- sell – trade leather, rubber, uniforms, boots, gear, equipment- clean out the closet or shop for bargains! no fee to participate
- 1-4pm- Kink U at Mr. Chicago Leather Weekend presented by Titans of The Midwest- admission free, must be 21 or older. See the event page for details: https://www.facebook.com/events/732221133799332/
- 6-8pm- Pre Contest Cocktails- Join the men of BLUFChicago for drinks and light bites before the big contest.
- Mr. Chicago Leather 2019 Contest, Hosted by John Pendal IML 2003 Leather Archives & Museum 6418 North Greenview. Doors open at 7pm, Contest starts at 8pm
- 8pm- #MCL2019 Viewing Party- For those without tickets to the contest, watch and hear the contest proceedings on the screens at Touché. No admission fee
- 10pm-5am- Pure – Victory Party and Dance- Celebrate with our new Mr Chicago Leather 2019. Strict leather dress code in Club Room, with DJ Harry T, no admission fee
Sunday, January 27, 2019
- 11am-2pm- MCL2019 Leather Brunch- Andersonville Brewing Company @5402 North Clark Street- Hearty eats & kick ass bloody’s to start the day. $15 (brunch ticket included in weekend package)
- 11am- 4am- Sunday Beer Bust – $1 drafts of Bud & Bud Light, $1 sodas and Pucker Shots, Free Chicago Red Hots 3-7pm
- 2pm-5pm- Cigar Smoker- Hosted by BLUFChicago Location TBA
- 4-8pm Leather Showtunes @ Call Bar– 1547 West Bryn Mawr- Yes, leathermen do love show tunes. Join up at Andersonville’s video dance club for the best of Broadway and movie musicals.
- 7pm- Sunday Movie Night – The Club Room opens for our weekly screening of the latest hits from Hollywood at 7pm. Sunday Beer Bust, too!