Urban Bear NYC opening night party
Known for its super-friendly, extended Happy Hour (and quite possibly the best burgers in NYC!) this West Village landmark plays host to Urban Bear NYC's Kick-Off Party each year by welcoming the herds of Beef arriving into town. Flavor Savors of all kinds encouraged! juliusbarnyc.com
JULIUS' 159 WEST 10TH STREET THursday may 17 @ 6:00 pm FREE juliusbarnyc.com
A haven for bears, cubs—and admirers—of all shapes and sizes, Nowhere is the perfect late night destination dive bar for East Village, Brooklyn and all gays alike. Home of Urban Bear's monthly BRUTUS party, we switched things up for Urban Bear and are taking over for a special Thursday with music by DJ Lorant!
NOWHERE 322 EAST 14TH STREET THURSDAY, MAY 17 @ 10:00 PM FREE nowherebarnyc.com
Urban Bear Happy hour & dance party
Featuring DJ Paul Ferrer
The Monster 60 Grove Street FRIDAY, MAY 18 @ 5:00pm Free
Wear your sexiest skivvies to this jam-packed manly panty party featuring furry fellows and tons of flesh. Cheap drinks, DJ Dandylion spins—serving up salacious videos—plus a clothes check all contribute to a sweaty good time. rockbarnyc.com
ROCKBAR 185 CHRISTOPHER STREET FRIDAY MAY 18 @ 10PM $10
venue & time TBA
Join a gaggle of Bears on the Williamsburg waterfront as we eat our way though Smorgasburg, the largest open-air food market in America. Dubbed by The New York Times as “The Woodstock of Eating," you'll want to come hungry!
East River State Park Kent avenue @ North 7th Street Brooklyn 12pm free
PRE-BOARDING BEER BLAST—Join us for a high octane afternoon as Urban Bear NYC descends on NYC's original gay sports bar for a Bears Ahoy! pre-boarding Beer Blast! gymsportsbar.com
GYM SPORTS BAR 167 8TH AVENUE saturday, may 19 @ 2PM FREE
URBAN BEAR KEY EVENT
Sunset Disco Cruise on the Hudson FEATURING DJ BILLY PFEIFFER
$25 advance/$40 at the gate (subject to availability)
$75 VIP Deck (limited to 50)
Cash Bar & Food for Sale
Rain or Shine
ALL HANDS ON DICK! Join hundreds of your closest friends for an XXL night of cruising, dancing and fun along the Hudson River. DJ Billy Pfeiffer packs the ship bow to stern as we bump and grind the night away up the Hudson with lovable lumberjacks, brawny boys, go-go bears and entertainment and more! Remember—what happens at sea stays at sea!
Tickets also available at Gym Sportsbar located at 167 8th Ave (subject to availability)
CIRCLE LINE CRUISES PIER 83 @ WEST 42ND ST. BOARDING BEGINS AT 5:30 / SAILS 7PM
THE BEARS AHOY! AFTER PARTY
GYM SPORTS BAR 167 8TH AVENUE 10PM FREE
THE 10TH ANNUAL
URBAN BEAR NYC STREET FAIR
LITTLE WEST 12TH STREET @ WASHINGTON ST.
RAIN OR SHINE
$20 SUGGESTED DONATION*
HOSTED BY MS. ERMINE MUFF
MUSIC: DJ CHAUNCEY D
*A PORTION OF THE PROCEEDS TO BENEFIT
THE CALLEN-LORDE community health center
The Main Event! Join thousands of the hottest bears, cubs and friends at this old-school street party and open air Fur-Fest in the heart of the Meatpacking District featuring The Brass Monkey’s Beer Garden, incredible food, artists, dancing, community groups, entertainment and more!
MEGA BEAR BLAST
The Official Urban Bear Closing Night Party
Featuring DJ JONNY MACK
Join us for a super-sized version of Urban Bear's weekly Sunday Bear Blast! Toss back some cheap suds and work on that sexy beer belly (and perhaps a few others) as we bid adieu to friends at this friendly, furry and very frisky closing night celebration at RockBar, NYC's official Bears Den. rockbarnyc.com