Bear Nonsense Events for the LGBT Bear community


Washington, DC

DJ Jim Gade will bring Bear Happy Hour at Rock & Roll Hotel back to school on August 25. 2017.

Bear Happy Hour at Rock & Roll Hotel
Held on the 2nd & 4th Friday of each month on one of DC’s best rooftop patio bars


Keeping the traditional Bear Happy Hour alive in Washington, DC. with a chill atmosphere on an awesome rooftop patio bar. Summer DJs play early. Music is at a level to talk to your friends and make new ones. Bears enjoy happy hour until 10pm. READ MORE

Baltimore, MD

DJ Vince Christopher will keep summer going strong at Baltimore Bear Friday this Friday, August 18.

Baltimore Bear Friday at the Baltimore Eagle
Every Friday at America’s Newest LGBT Destination Club, Restaurant, and Bar

Start the weekend at Baltimore’s Bear Happy Hour, have dinner by Chef Ed, then stick around for BAD with Bears After Dark featuring DJs, go-go Bears, the Code Bar, and more! READ MORE

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Bear Nonsense in the Media

The Washington Blade : Greg Sensing from DC Brau Says DC’s Best Nightspot is Bear Happy Hour at Rock & Roll Hotel  “QUEERY: Greg Sensing” (March 2016)

Metro Weekly : “Bear Happy Hour at DC Eagle Launch Party” (Feb 2015)

The Washington Post : “2013 Capital Pride events, more than just a parade” (May 2013)

Washington City Paper : “Bear Essentials : Experiencing D.C.’s hairiest gay subculture has never been easier—or more complicated”

The Washington Post“Washington’s Summer of 2012: Love Heat Derecho”

The Washington Blade“Bear Happy Hour at Rock N Roll Hotel” (Aug 2012)