Mr. Kentucky Leather on July 20-22

LOUISVILLE — The next Mr. Kentucky Leather will be July 20-22 in the Louisville metro area. There will be some excitement this year since last year’s winner, James Lee, went on to win International Mr. Leather last month.

The meet and greet will be at C2 at 225 E. E. Breckinridge St. in Louisville on Friday, July 20. The party goes from 9 p.m. to 4 a.m. with a $5 cover.

Kink U with Titans of the Midwest will be at PRIDEBar in New Albany, Ind. from 2:30 to 6 p.m.

The contest will be back at C2. The doors open at 8 p.m. and the contest will start at 9:30. The victory party will start immediately afterwards and go to 4 a.m. Entertainers include Karen Forecox, Tova Uravitch and Nicole Jackson Valentino. There is a $10 cover charge.

Sunday will be a celebratory cookout at Chill Bar, 1117 Bardstown Rd. in Louisville. The bar opens at 2 p.m. and the cookout starts at 3.

Vendors include Abraided Leather, Torso Menswear, Mookies Bindings, and more.

Overnight accomodations are available at Vu Guesthouse which is on the same premises as C2. Call 502-785-0815 and mention Mr. Kentucky Leather to receive a discount.

You can follow and RSVP for the event at the Facebook event.