National Events ask a simple question: is it worthy of travel? All major events are covered locally, regionally, & on a national scale. Listings are sorted by date , then coded & categorized by the nature of primary interest:
Please note: some crossover will often exist, so the function in question will be listed by the nature that most reflects the general practice of its venue.
The Maryland Renaissance Festival (rennfest.com): One of the nations largest & well recognized Renn-Faires. Runs through Mid-Oct.
Weekend of the 22nd-24th:
Sun 24th – Folsom Street Fair (FolsomStreet): San Fran's premier street fair w/ over 400,000 covering 13 city blocks. Celebrating 40 years!
Weekend of the 28th-30th:
Sat 30th - Stimulate 15 Year Anniv (Facebook): Presented by Xris SMack! w/ live performance by Priest. New York City.
The Maryland Renaissance Festival (rennfest.com): One of the nations largest & well recognized Renn-Faires. Runs untill Oct 19th.
Sun 1st - EuroPerv (EuroPerv): European Fetish Ball in Amsterdam, Nl.
Sun 8th - The DC Fetish Ball (DCFetishBall): Celebrating our 15 year anniversary! Please join us as we bring together some of the scene's very best DJ's, models, fashion, & nationally recognized talent - all accented w/ an incredible play space in one of the city's most lavish venues. As a top tier event for the national stage, we offer an unforgettable time of beauty, intrigue, & sheer possibility. No doubt, THIS is a night you WON’T want to miss! Are you ready for The Ball?
Weekend of the 5th-8th:
Weekend of 13th-15th:
Weekend of the 20th-22nd:
Tues 23rd - DC High Heel Race (Facebook): As close as DC comes to Mardi Gras. Open to all & draws thousands.
Weekend of the 26th-29th:
Sat 28th: Halloween Weekend.
TBA - Prague Fetish Weekend (FetishWeekend.cz): Full fetish flair in one of Europe's most historic cities.
Weekend of the 3rd-5th:
Weekend of the 10th-12th:
Sat 18th - Alter Ego Fetish Party (FetishFactory): By Fetish Factory in Ft.Lauderdale, Fla.
Weekend of the 17th-19th:
Thanksgiving Weekend (23rd-26th):
Sat 25th - Wasteland (wasteland.nl): One of the world's largest & most lavish fetish balls is hosted in Amsterdam.
Weekend of the 1st-3rd:
New Years Eve / Weekend (30th-31st):
TBA - Jekyll Comic Con w/ Hyde Horror Alley (JekyllIsland): Comic Convention meets horror festival on Jekyll Island, Ga.