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Mr. Bear Hungary

Early October was held the annual election of Mr. Bear Hungary in Budapest, Hungary. After summing of the votes the winner is Levente. Congratulation to the Winner! You can find the nominees on the mrbearhungary.com website.

Budapest Bears Weekend

It is with great pleasure that we announce the 9th Budapest Bears Weekend in this year. Join the Hungarian Bears to celebrate a great Central European Bear Weekend. Budapest is a great city in its own right, offering culture, history, shopping and world class bathing. During the second weekend of October 2017, it will also be the place for bears and their friends from all over Europe, and of course, the rest of the World, to get together and discover this great city while making new friends. Eve…

Bear Magazine

Many fondly remember BEAR, a magazine published in San Francisco, circa 1987-2002. It was the original periodical specifically geared toward gay men who are or who admire real masculine men, proudly sporting body and facial hair. The magazine and its readers were the beginnings of today’s global gay bear identity. We are not too vain to admit that we have enough salt-n-pepper whiskers to prove that we were there from the beginning. After coining the label "BEAR" in 1985, Richard Bulger, with Chr…

Emello Deejay

Emello Deejay born in the middle of the 70s in the south of france. Fred whooperates under the alias Emello - grew up with the sounds of funk anddisco thanks to family of night-clubbers. In the late 80's he discovered house music trought the likes of Inner City, Kevin Saunderson, Juan Atkins and Derrick May. Ever since his destiny was obvious; to spread this new music, introduce people to its energy, to ignite the dancefloor was his purpose. He started Dj-ing in the 90's at bars in his area and…

Provincetown Bear Week

Provincetown Bear Week is a festival of type LGBT that occurs in July of the Summer season. The festival usually lasts 9 days. The Provincetown Bear Week festival was founded in 2003 by Ptown Bears. An estimated 3.000 people attend the festival every year. Bears to one of North America's most famous gay resort towns. Traditional highlights of Provincetown in summer include the daily T-Dance and nightly 1am pizza and cruising at Spiritus. The hotels, pools and clubs are mostly within a short walk…

Mr. Bear Hungary

At the end of this August was held the annual election of Mr. Bear Hungary in Budapest, Hungary. After summing of the votes the winner is Misi. Congratulation to the Winner! You can find the nominees on the mrbearhungary.com website.

BearShake

The BearShake is a new party in Budapest, not just for bears and cubs, but all gay guys who don’t find their place in the existing clubs or parties, but still would like to go out once in a while with like minded guys. BearShake event will take place once every three months, but of course, if you guys make it a huge success, maybe more often. So it's a nice club in the city, normal drink prices, good music and a no entrance fee or minimum consumption.

Mr. Bear Hungary

At the end of this August was held the annual election of Mr. Bear Hungary in Budapest, Hungary. After summing of the votes the winner is Csaba. Congratulation to the Winner! You can find the nominees on the mrbearhungary.com website.

Pride in London

As today’s Pride in London parade made its way through the West End today, WOOFdate brings you a selection of photos from London Pride. More Photos: London Pride

Blake Little: The Company Of Men

The Company of Men, is a new photo book by Blake Little that celebrates and updates the traditional archetypes of masculinity. Little's twist on subject is that all of the men he shot for the book are gay. Photographed over the last seven years, Little’s portraits of these men are unadorned and focus on the individual strength and character of each sitter. Taken as a group, they represent his ideal - a surprising new vision of male beauty that is quietly subversive and powerful. Most importantly…

Gareth Thomas: I'm gay

The former Wales and British Lions captain Gareth Thomas has surprised the world of rugby by coming out as gay. The married 35-year-old Cardiff Blues player, who in 2007 became the first ever Welshman to win 100 caps for his country, admitted he had been suicidal at times as he hid his sexuality from his wife Jemma, his team-mates and the macho world of professional rugby as a whole. "I was like a ticking bomb," Thomas told the Daily Mail. "I thought I could suppress it, keep it locked away in s…

WOOFdate

Hey Bears, Yes, we are back after six months being out of service. We have replanned the site considering your feedbacks. New layout, messaging and brand new functions are there in WOOFdate 1.1.8. LayoutThe most spectacular element of the site is the new layout. The main aspect during the development was to design the site to be easy to handle with a user-friendly menu. PicturesSimplier uploading scheme and picture editing helps you to improve your profile. If you have a rotated picture to be up…

Jorge Ballantinos

Jorge Ballantinos the Spanish-born (27 years old this year) gay movie star from Barcelona this weekend tours of Central Europe. Jorge is from Kristen Bjorn and star of many more studios (Butch Dixon, UK Naked Men and Alpha Males). His performances over the weekend on Friday in Vienna of the PITBULL Bear & Butch Party and then Saturday at Budapest's largest men's sauna (Magnum Szauna). What can we say about it? Only this: it's a „DON'T MISS IT” Party! Join Jorge Ballantinos events: 2 Years of Pit…

Bear World Magazine

Bear World Magazine (BWM) are the latest magazine to focus on the amazing Bear Community, available all over the world via our Digital edition, emailed to subscribers every 15th of the month, and created by a great team of Bears too. Bear World Magazine will be focusing, on everything BEAR, from entertainment, vacations, bear sports, personal stories, cool items, as well as the Bear Lair, and getting healthy too. Each month, BWM will bring you something new, and fresh form all our writers. There…

Where the Bears Are

Where the Bears Are comedy, mystery web series to premiere online August 1st. From the creative team of Rick Copp (The Brady Bunch Movie) Joe Dietl (The Thin Pink Line) and Ben Zook (Jack and Jill) comes Where the Bears Are, a comedy mystery webseries that follows the exploits of three gay bear roommates living together in Los Angeles, as they attempt to solve the murder of aparty guest that turned up dead in their bathroom. Part Golden Girls and part Murder, She Wrote, the series consists of 26…

Mr. Bear Hungary

At the end of this September was held the annual Budapest Bears Weekend included the election of Mr. Bear Hungary. Compared to the previous years the events were differ a bit: there were the usual monthly parties by BudapestBears and the Medveklub but unfortunately there was not any real bear disco this year. But there was cinema with the premier of the very succesful BearCity 2 movie. The voting similar to the previous year devided two parts: the internet-based votes and the votes on the spots…

Mr. Bear Hungary

At the end of this August was held the annual election of Mr. Bear Hungary in Budapest, Hungary. After summing of the votes the winner is Brummogo. Congratulation to the Winner! You can find the nominees on the mrbearhungary.com website.

BearCity 2

After the success of first BearCity a sequel was inviteable: BearCity 2 will be in the movies in Europe from this September. That is why we asked Jim Landé who is one of the movie' producers about the background of the movie. What is the reason of choosing Budapest as the site of the movie's European premiere? Why you decide like this? Well, the truth is that it is not really our "European premiere". Instead it is our "Continental European Premiere" because we will also be premiering in Oslo, No…

Mr. Bear Hungary

The Competition Begins. It gave us a great pleasure that many people applied for the Mr Bear Hungary 2014. You can find the nominees on the WOOFdate page too. This year anyone can check the voting on-line and offline too at the Mr. Bear Hungary 2014 competition venues.

Mr. Bear Hungary

For the 4th time, we will elect a Mr. Bear Hungary who will proudly carry the Hungarian bear crown in 2013. The contestants will present themselves to the community during the Budapest Bears Weekend (sept 20 to 23, 2012) and the winner will be announced on Saturday the 22nd of September. For the 4th time, Budapest will be home to a weekend of Bear mayhem. Besides bar visits, city tours, parties and sauna visits, the highlight of the weekend will the election of Mr. Bear Hungary 2013. During the…