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Atlanta Bear Pride brings hot, furry fun to the ATL

Hey Bears, are you ready to head out to the ATL for a hot, furry weekend of fun? Atlanta Bear Pride is almost here! 

Atlanta Bear Pride is three days of Bear-themed events and parties showcasing the diversity of Bear culture, bringing people from around the Southeast to converge on Atlanta for one big weekend. Their Mission is to provide a quality weekend of events, helping local business and charities in the city Atlanta. 

Atlanta Bear Pride is on April 21st – 23rd, 2023. Take a look at their awesome schedule of events! 


Friday, April 21st
A Warm-Up Party at WOOFS

Location: WOOFS
494 Plasters Ave NE
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Atlanta Bear Pride Kick-Off Party – Bear Invasion

Featuring DJ Tony Moran

Doors open at 9PM

Tix available here

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Atlanta Bear Pride Friday- XION AFTER HOURS


DJ Rodolfo Bravat

Tickets Available Here

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Location: Future Atlanta

50 Upper Alabama St SW

Saturday, April 22nd
Mike Woodside and Alan Collins present Atlanta Bear Pride Saturday T-Dance

Featuring DJ Arjun Reddy (MIAMI)

3PM – 8PM

Tickets available here

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Location: The Heretic 2069 Cheshire Bridge Road


Featuring DJ Manny Lehman


Advanced Tickets Here

Location: The Heretic

2069 Cheshire Bridge Rd NE

Hosted by Teddy Bear who most recently appeared at Key West Bear Weekend.

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Atlanta Bear Pride Saturday – XION AFTER HOURS


Tickets Available Here


Location: Future Atlanta

50 Upper Alabama St SW 

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Sunday, April 23rd
Atlanta Bear Pride Sunday Funday


No Cover

Location: WOOFS

494 Plasters Ave NE

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Atlanta Bear Pride Sunday Tea Dance

Featuring DJ Neon 


Tickets Available at door $5 Cover


1492 Piedmont Ave

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Atlanta Bear Pride Closing Party

Tickets Available Here

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Location: Future Atlanta

50 Upper Alabama St SW


The host hotel for this year’s event is Loews Atlanta. Located in the heart of Midtown – the vibrant epicenter of Atlanta arts and culture – Loews Atlanta Hotel fuses southern hospitality, luxury and style to deliver superior guest experiences. The hotel’s sleek 26-story design boasts breathtaking views and is ideally located walking distance from Midtown’s most sought after activities and attractions.

Group Rates available April 21, 2023 through April 23, 2023. Group Block closes on March 24, 2023. Guest Room rates starting from $219 per night. Discounted Concessions below are for registered group guests only: 

  • Complimentary internet in all guest rooms.
  • 20% discount on overnight parking (self or valet).
  • Complimentary access to Exhale Spa & Fitness with a $25 credit on select spa services.

All reservations must be guaranteed with a credit card. This card will be charged in the event of a cancellation, no-show or deposit when warranted. Group rates are subject to availability. Hotel cancellation policy requires guests to cancel by 4 pm local time 24 hours before arrival to avoid a penalty fee of 1 nights’ room and tax.

Loews Atlanta address: 1065 Peachtree St NE, Atlanta, GA 30309

BOOK HERE or contact the hotel at 1-888-563-9736 and ask them for the 2023 Bear Pride Room Block

Atlanta Bear Pride is sponsored by Absolut Vodka, Bud Light, The Heretic Atlanta, Bear Invasion, XION, WOOFS Atlanta, BEARRACUDA, Atlanta Eagle, Future. 

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Kyle Jackson

Kyle Jackson (He/Him) is Senior Staff Writer at Gray Jones Media, and additionally works as a writer, editor and theatre artist/actor. A native of New Orleans, Louisiana, he studied at Dillard University, received a BA in Theatre from Morgan State University, an MS in Arts Administration from Drexel University, and completed the British American Drama Academy’s Midsummer in Oxford Programme in 2017. Having lived in Baltimore, the Washington, DC area, Philadelphia and New York City, he now resides and works in London, United Kingdom.