NYC bear guide
NYC bears are hardly confined to one habitat. Use our bear guide to find where you can party with these friendly, furry urban creatures.
Mon Apr 28 2014
Undeniably, the NYC bear "scene" has moved from subculture to the gay mainstream in the past few years, thanks in part to large-scale events like Urban Bear Weekend and Provincetown's Bear Week. At this point, bearded, husky guys dominate much of gay nightlife, from downtown dives such as Stonewall and Rockbar to mega dance parties including Horse Meat Disco and the Fur Ball. So what makes a bear? These days, it's pretty much anyone with face fuzz and a bit of extra meat on his bones. We're not generally hung up on labels around here, but there's no denying that these guys throw some of the best parties around. Our NYC bear guide will help you navigate the furry forest.
Don't miss these official events at the fifth annual celebration of all things fuzzy and woofy.
Drink, dance and frolic with urban bears at these local shindigs.
Bears are a viral sensation! Check out these fuzzy videos from all corners of the Web.
You're sure to find friendly fuzzballs at these watering holes.
Check out our images of bears in their natural habitat of NYC nightlife