October 14-16, 2016. Enjoy kinks, drinks and sexy Midwestern leatherfolk. Saturday Mr and Ms Iowa Leather contests at Wooly's, Victory Brunch and more events details at their website. Host hotel: Des Moines Marriott Downtown, 700 Grand Ave, Des Moines
October 15, 2016 from 10pm at Garden Nightclub, 112 SE 4th St, Desmoines. Dance party for bears, cubs, otters, and friends - w/ DJ RYAN JONES (Los Angeles). $10, or free with IOWA LEATHER WEEKEND package.
June 9-11, 2017 (TBC), annual Pride celebration in East Village, with street party shows, community exhibitors and musical performances - on E 5th from E Locust to E Grand Avenue and on Grand Avenue from E 5th to E 4th. The parade typically comes down from the State Capital by way of E Locust, and end at Robert D Ray Road. See website for updates: