Tri-State Leather Contest Weekend, Nov. 17-19

CINCINATTI — We want to WELCOME you to Tri-State Contest Weekend 2017. We are excited and appreciative of our growth over the past 8 years. This year is our first year as an official event with the Cincinnati Convention and Visitors Bureau. We consider it to be an honor to be ambassadors for what The City of Cincinnati has to offer LGBTQ visitors. Another big step for us is, all weekend events will take place in one location, The Millenium Hotel. The room rates this year are $119.00 +tax for any size room ( single, double, quads ). The room registration deadline for the discount price is October 18th. Make sure you book early. You can book a room through this link or call the hotel: 513-352-2120 or 1-800-876-2100. if you book your room directly, please us the group code: 1711Leathe , to receive the discounted rate.

Cincinnati has many area attractions with close distance to the Millenium. Click the following links to explore available options during your stay.

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We encourage you to visit the website of the Cincinnati Conventions and Visitors Bureau for the most updated information about additional events in the Cincinnati area:

This year, our vendor market will begin on Friday and end on Saturday night. This also allows us to bring in more of vendors for your gear needs and pleasures.

As we move closer to the contest weekend, we will update both the Eventbrite page and our Facebook page to keep you informed about the contest weekend. We are also in the process of developing a new website, where you will be able to access contest weekend information and also updated information about Tri-State, our current Titleholders and events happening in the Tri-State area.

Our weekend package price include, admission to all weekend events, t-shirt(s), saturday breakfast, cocktail parties and other surprises to be determined. If you only want to attend the contest and dance, there are tickets available for that option. We will also offer our brunch on Sunday which will be held at Below Zero Lounge. Tickets for brunch are not included in the package and will be available for purchase through our Eventbrite page.

Once again, we will have classes during the contest weekend. As we get the instructors names and topics, we will post them on our various Social Media Platforms.

We have a full weekend planned for our guests and look forward to your visit to our city. If you have questions, please feel free to contact us via Facebook or at

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