Who, What, Where...

All events are at the Crowne Plaza Chicago Metro unless otherwise noted.

Wednesday, May 25th

  • 9:30PM - 2:00AM:  Bar Night (Manhandler Saloon)


Thursday, May 26th

  • 9:00PM - 2:00AM:  Welcome Party (Touché)


Friday, May 27th

  • 8:00AM - 10:00AM:  Grab-n-Growler
  • 10:00AM - 8:00PM:  Registration
  • 1:00PM - 4:00PM:  Trolley Tour of Chicago (additional purchase required)
  • 4:00PM - 5:00PM:  First Timers Meet & Greet
  • 5:00PM - 1:00AM:  Meet & Greet Party
  • 6:00PM - 8:30PM:  HIV Testing
  • 6:00PM - 10:00PM:  Open Bar (additional purchase required)
  • 7:00PM - 11:00PM:  Green Screen Photos
  • 11:59PM - 4:00AM:  Hospitality After Hours


Saturday, May 28th

  • 8:00AM - 10:00AM:  Grab-n-Growler
  • 8:00AM - 3:00PM:  Registration
  • 11:00AM - 12:00Noo:n  First Timers Meet & Greet
  • 12:00Noon - 5:00PM:  Wet ’N’ Wild (Steamworks, additional purchase required)
  • 12:00Noon - 7:00PM:  Bar Crawl (Halstead Street, Boystown)
  • 1:00PM - 2:00PM:  Friends of Bill W
  • 9:00PM - 2:00AM:  Boxer and Pajama Party
  • 9:00PM - 1:00AM:  Open Bar (additional purchase required)
  • 11:59PM - 4:00AM:  Hospitality After Hours


Sunday, May 29th

  • 10:00AM - 12:00Noon:  Bear Brunch
  • 1:00PM - 2:00PM:  Friends of Bill W
  • 1:00PM - 4:00PM:  Trolley Tour of Chicago (additional purchase required)
  • 1:00PM - 5:00PM:  Bare It All (Almost) Bingo and Poker
  • 9:00PM - 4:00AM:  Nuts to Butts
  • 11:59PM - 4:00AM:  Hospitality After Hours


Monday, May 30th


Bear Pride Chicago is brought to you by the numbers six and nine, and the color C81E1E.