Beartown 23

Beartown 23

Beartown 23

Join the friendliest bears for a weekend of fun and fundraising!!

 

Oregon Bears Inc. is proud to announce: Beartown 23 - Bearbarella!!

June 7th-10th, 2018, at the Jupiter Hotel in Portland , Oregon, with proceeds to benefit Sankofa Collective NW (Formerly the Portland black PFLAG chapter).

This year we are heading out to the deepest regions of Bear Space, and exploring Uranus!

Jupiter HotelOr, maybe just some of the local neighborhoods.... in an effort to save the Bear Universe! From what you ask? That’s up to you! We are happy to announce we are returning to the Jupiter Hotel! We only have a limited number of rooms, so once registration opens you’ll have to move fast! Click here for how to contact the hotel.

Beartown 23 will also see the return of the Mr. Oregon Bear and Cub contest to Beartown, which will also include a banquet dinner, dessert and a silent auction! We are happy to welcome the Vintage Tour Bus Company and your driver Sean Kennedy in for transportation to/from the events.

We would also like to thank our sponsors:

Scout Underwear
scoutunderwearworld.com
(206) 883-5765
1400 Hubbell Pl. Seattle, Washington 98101
www.facebook.com/ScoutUnderwear

Morel Ink
www.morelink.biz
(503) 736-0111
4824 NE 42nd Ave. Portland, OR 97218
www.facebook.com/MorelInkUSA

The Portland Mercury
www.portlandmercury.com

Lounge Lizard Furniture
www.pdxloungelizard.com
(503) 232-7575
1310 SE Hawthorne Blvd Portland, OR 97214

Vintage Tour Bus Co.
vintagetourbus.com
Portland, OR (503) 558-5779

If you have any questions or concerns please don’t hesitate to contact the Beartown Committee Chair, Marcus Macleod at This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.

You can find out more information about our charity, Sankofa Collective NW, at their website: sankofanw.wordpress.com

Registration Price points:

Early bird through April 30th: $100 member, $120 non-member - Includes free Beartown 23: Bearbarella T-shirt!
May 1st through 15th: $125 member, $145 non-member - Get a Beartown 23: Bearbarella T-shirt for $10 off (Normally $25)
After May 15th: $140 member, $160 non-member

Beartown t-shirtBearbarella T-shirt (Designed by Killer Bob):
Shirt cost is an additional $25 AT Beartown and for non-registrants. Early bird registrants get the shirt for free. Between May 1st and May 15th registrants get the shirt for $20 (normally $25). You will have the option to purchase a shirt and indicate your size (S through 4XL) during checkout.

 

Hello All!
There has been some feedback that it’s not clear what you get (besides a free t-shirt, before May 1st) when you register for Beartown. So, here’s a list of the workshops and events that are INCLUDED FOR NO CHARGE when you register for Beartown (if an event is not included, it will be notated) This is a $180 value!!

EVENTS:

Thursday 6/7/18: Portland Underground tour – 5PM-7PM - Meeting Place TBA
Please click here to register if you're interested to attend this event so we'll have an idea of turnout.

Friday 6/8/18: OMSI Group Outing – 1PM-3PM – OMSI - 1945 SE Water Ave, Portland, OR 97214
Please click here to register if you're interested to attend this event so we'll have an idea of turnout.

 

WORKSHOPS:

Workshop #1 Title: Loving Your Bear Body

Click here to learn more and register if you're interested to attend this workshop.

 

Workshop (Panel) #2 Title: Consent in the Bear Community and Bar Culture

Click here to learn more and register if you're interested to attend this workshop.

 

Workshop (Panel) #3 Title: POC & Trans-Men Issues in the Bear Community

Click here to learn more and register if you're interested to attend this workshop.

 

Open Workshops: There will be an opportunity to host your own workshops. Please contact the Beartown Committee Chair, Marcus Macleod at This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. regarding any topics that you may want host a workshop on, or any that you might want to see happen.

SCHEDULE:

Please understand that all events are tentative and can change with or without prior notice.

Thursday 6/7/18:

Check-in starts at 11am @The Jupiter Hotel, If you have pre-registered you may pick up your Beartown 23: Bearbarella badge, which will gain you access to all Beartown events as well as transportation to/from our events, provided by Sean Kennedy and The Vintage Tour Bus Co.

Portland Underground tour – 5PM-7PM - Meeting Place TBA

Blast Off!: Meet + Greet – 7PM-9PM – Stag PDX, 317 NW Broadway, Portland, OR 97209

Vertical Thrust!: Bear Strip show - 9PM-2AM - Stag PDX, 317 NW Broadway, Portland, OR 97209

Friday 6/8/17:

Orgasmatron – 11AM-6PM- $2 lockers or $25 rooms for Members (Special Discounts for Beartown Pass Holders) - Hawks PDX, 234 SE Grand Ave, Portland, OR 97214 (Price is not included in Beartown Package). 

Workshops 10AM-12:30PM – Workshop Schedule TBA - Workshop prices may vary (most are included in Beartown Package) - Various Locations TBA

OMSI Group Outing – 1PM-3PM - OMSI, 1945 SE Water Ave, Portland, OR 97214 (Click here to register)

Universal Greetings: a T-Shirt Exchange & Social w/ the XL Bears - 5PM-8PM - Local Lounge, 3536 NE Martin Luther King Jr Blvd, Portland, OR 97212

Daddybone Conquers Uranus: A SPACE-AGED BLACKLIGHT UNDERWEAR PARTY! – 9PM-2AM – Tonic Lounge, 3100 NE Sandy Blvd, Portland, OR 97232

Saturday 6/9/18:

Workshops 10AM-12:30PM – Workshop Schedule TBA - Workshop prices may vary (most are included in Beartown Package) - Various Locations TBA

Orgasmatron – 11AM-6PM- $2 lockers or $25 rooms for Members (Special Discounts for Beartown Pass Holders) - Hawks PDX, 234 SE Grand Ave, Portland, OR 97214 (Price is not included in Beartown Package Price)

Red Rocket: A Leather Cigar Social (feat. tap takeover by BDSM Brewing) – 2PM-5PM - Eagle Portland, 835 N Lombard St, Portland, OR 97217

DRAG QUEENS IN SPACE!!!!!!!!: an Alternative Drag Show – 2PM-5PM - Place TBA

Oregon Bears & Beartown 23: Bearbarella titleholder Contest & Banquet – 6PM-9:30PM – Jupiter hotel

Dr. Duran Duran’s Victory Party & Dance – 9:30PM-2AM – The Analog Cafe and Theater, 720 SE Hawthorne Blvd, Portland, OR 97214

Furfuck – 10PM-4AM – $15 lockers or $25 rooms for Members (Special Discounts for Beartown Pass Holders) - Hawks PDX, 234 SE Grand Ave, Portland, OR 97214 (Price is not included in Beartown Package Price)

Sunday 6/10/18:

Workshops 10AM-12:30PM – Workshop Schedule TBA - Workshop prices may vary (most are included in Beartown Package) - Various Locations TBA

Drag Queen Brunch – 11AM-1PM - The Roxy, 1121 SW Stark St, Portland, OR 97205

Beartown Bingo w/The Portland Sisters of Perpetual Indulgence – 3PM-5PM - Scandals, 1125 SW Stark St, Portland, OR 97205

“Crash Landing Pool Party” – 4PM-7PM – Location TBA

Final Hugs + Tugs – 7PM-2AM – Eagle Portland, 835 N Lombard St, Portland, OR 97217

Event Properties

Event Date 06-07-2018
Event End Date 06-10-2018
Registration Start Date 03-11-2018
Capacity Unlimited
Registered 43
Cut off date 06-10-2018
Individual Price non-member price, log in for member discount
Location
Jupiter Hotel
800 E Burnside St, Portland, OR 97214, USA
Jupiter Hotel

Venue Information - Jupiter Hotel

Midcentury motor inn-turned-stylish hotel with an art gallery & a woodsy-chic bar with live music.

(503) 230-9200

jupiterhotel.com


To book rooms at the Jupiter hotel for Beartown, ask for Louis:

sales@jupiterhotel.com
503-234-7767


 

$160.00

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