Tag: North American Bear Weekend

North American Bear Weekend sets record attendance

LEXINGTON, Ky. – The Kentucky Bourbon Bears hosted their sixth North American Bear Weekend, February 18-21 at the historic Campbell House hotel in Lexington, KY. This year’s theme was Bearicon 2016, with a record-setting 698 attendees showing off their best Super Hero/Villain and Sci-Fi/Fantasy gear. Apart from being a weekend full of fun, North American…

New North American Bear Sashed in Kentucky

LEXINGTON, Ky. – The Mr. North American Bear Contest took place on Saturday, Feb. 22, where eight contestants from all over the United States competed for the internationally-recognized Mr. North American Bear title. Rex Wesley, from Los Angeles, took home the coveted “Bear” title, along with the $500 cash prize + free pass to next…

NAB Weekend Early Registration Now Open

LEXINGTON, Ky. – EARLY BIRD REGISTRATION NOW OPEN!  Hundreds of sexy, furry men (and their admirers) will invade Lexington, Ky., in February for our third annual North American Bear Weekend. Enjoy a 4-day fun-filled, action-packed weekend of fun, fur, and frolic at the Crowne Plaza.  With (3) pool parties, a sexy Underwear Dance Party, (5)…

North American Bear Weekend A Hit in Lexington

LEXINGTON – The second annual North American Bear Weekend was held on February 20-23, 2013.  The event was held at the Crowne Plaza Hotel. The event nearly tripled in size from previous years with 289 registered attendees arriving at the hotel for the weekend. The weekend kicked off with a The Bear-a-Palooza Comedy Show.  Contestants…

North American Bear Weekend Selects NOH8 As Charity

LEXINGTON, Ky. – North American Bear Weekend has chosen the NOH8 Campaign as the 2013 selected charity. The NOH8 Campaign is a charitable organization whose mission is to promote marriage, gender and human equality through education, advocacy, social media, and visual protest. On Friday, December 7th – the Supreme Court announced they would hear an…