International Mr. Leather

Event Schedule

IML Starts on Thursday this year! An extra night of fun and excitement!

(All IML 2017 events are sign-interpreted for the hearing impaired.)

Thursday, May 25, 2017

  • IML Opening Ceremonies
    Congress Hotel
    Introduction of contestants and judges, IML Contestants. Contestants will draw their numbers for competition order.
    8:30 p.m. (doors open at 7:30 p.m.)

Friday, May 26, 2017

  • The Leather Market – the world’s best collection of leather and fetish vendors.
    Noon – 7p.m. $15 donation for all-weekend access, all proceeds go to the Leather Archives and Museum.

Saturday, May 27, 2017

  • The Leather Market – the world’s best collection of leather and fetish vendors.
    11a.m. – 7p.m. $15 donation for all-weekend access, all proceeds go to the Leather Archives and Museum.
  • IML  Pecs & Personality (Physique Competition)
    Auditorium Theatre - 50 E Congress Pkwy
    IML Contestants are judged on their appearance and stage presence. Doors open at 7:00 pm and show begins at 8:00 pm.
  • BRÜT Party
    Concord Music Hall - 2047 North Milwaukee Ave
    BRÜT party has a successful combination of hot sexual masculine energy, dirty house music, and an environment void of attitude or judgement. Join like minded, tolerant men who appreciate mind-blowing dance music, have a confident sexual verve, and a little bit of sleaze. DJ’s Dan Darlington and Peter Napoli. Doors open at 11:00pm Tickets at tickets.hedonicproductions.com/BrutIML2017

Sunday, May 28, 2017

  • The Leather Market – the world’s best collection of leather and fetish vendors.
    11a.m. - 5p.m. $15 donation for all-weekend access, all proceeds go to the Leather Archives and Museum.
  • 39th Annual International Mr. Leather Competition
    Auditorium Theatre - 50 E Congress Pkwy
    6:00 p.m. (doors open at 5:00 p.m.)
  • IML Victory Celebration Party
    House of Blues - 329 North Dearborn
    After the contest til 4am

Monday, May 29, 2017

  • The Leather Market – the world’s best collection of leather and fetish vendors.
    Hours 11a.m. – 4 p.m. $15 donation for all-weekend access, all proceeds go to the Leather Archives and Museum.
  • Black and Blue Ball
    The traditional IML final blowout celebration. 8 p.m. – 4 a.m.
    SoundBar - 236 W Ontario St.
  • StompersBoots.com
  • GayOrbitz.com
  • ID Lube
  • Leather Archives and Museum
  • Mr. S Leather
  • Nightspots Magazine
  • BRÜT Party