Who, What, Where...

Wednesday, May 20th

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

Thursday, May 21st

  • 9:00PM - 2:00AM:  Welcome Party (Touché with overflow at Jackhammer)

Friday, May 22nd

  • 8:00AM - 10:00AM:  Grab-n-Growler (Dine Restaurant)
  • 9:00AM - 6:00PM:  Registration (Dine Restaurant)
  • 1:00PM - 4:00PM:  Trolley Tour of Chicago (additional purchase required)
  • 4:00PM - 5:00PM:  First Timers Meet & Greet (Dine Restaurant)
  • 5:00PM - 9:00PM:  HIV Testing (Hotel Second Floor)
  • 7:00PM - 9:30PM:  Registration (Dine Restaurant)
  • 7:00PM - 2:00AM:  Meet & Greet Party (Hotel Foyer and Ballroom)
  • 7:00PM - 11:00PM:  Open Bar (additional purchase required)
  • 8:00PM - 11:00PM:  Green Screen Photos (Hotel Ballroom)
  • 9:00PM - 2:00AM:  MACHO:  IML/Bear Pride Edition (Bottom Lounge, additional purchase required)
  • 11:59PM - 4:00AM:  Hospitality After Hours (Hotel Second Floor)

Saturday, May 23rd

  • 8:00AM - 10:00AM:  Grab-n-Growler (Hotel Ballroom)
  • 9:00AM - 3:00PM:  Registration (Dine)
  • 9:00AM - 7:00PM:  Bear Lounge Games (Hotel Ballroom)
  • 11:00AM - 12:00Noon  First Timers Meet & Greet (Hotel Second Floor)
  • 12:00Noon - 5:00PM:  Bears, the Baths, & Beyond (additional purchase required)
  • 12:00Noon - 5:00PM:  Boys Town Bar Crawl
  • 1:00PM - 2:00PM:  Friends of Bill W (Hotel Second Floor)
  • 9:00PM - 2:00AM:  Boxer and Pajama Party (Hotel Ballroom)
  • 9:00PM - 1:00AM:  Open Bar (additional purchase required)
  • 11:59PM - 4:00AM:  Hospitality After Hours (Hotel Second Floor)

Sunday, May 24th

  • 10:00AM - 12:00Noon:  Bear Brunch (Hotel Ballroom)
  • 1:00PM - 2:00PM:  Friends of Bill W (Hotel Second Floor)
  • 1:00PM - 4:00PM:  Boat Tour of Chicago (additional purchase required)
  • 1:00PM - 5:00PM:  Bare It All (Almost) Bingo and Poker (Hotel Second Floor)
  • 9:00PM - 4:00AM:  Nuts to Butts with DJ Tracy McKenzie and DJ HAZMAT (Transit Nightlife)
  • 11:59PM - 4:00AM:  Hospitality After Hours (Hotel Second Floor)

Monday, May 25th

  • 12:00Noon - 1:00PM:  Bear-B-Q - Run Pass Required (Sidetrack)
  • 1:00PM - 7:00PM:  Bear-B-Q - Open to the Public (Sidetrack)


Bear Pride Chicago is brought to you by the letters R and K, and the color Orange.