Folsom Street Fair Etiquette: 5 Essential Tips

Whether you’ve been in leather and kink communities before, or this is your first Folsom Street Fair, it’s always a good idea to remind yourself of the etiquette of this unique space. Here are five essential tips to help make your Folsom experience a positive one.

The Legendary History of San Francisco’s Folsom Street Fair

Folsom Street Fair attracts hundreds of thousands of people from around the world. It’s the third largest street event in California. How did this fringe BDSM themed festival become one of the most popular events in San Francisco? And now that it’s gone mainstream, have the glory days of Folsom passed us by?

Community Spotlight: Fetish Con 2022

This month Fetish Con made its long-awaited in-person return after a two-year pandemic-related pause. We were there along with Clips4Sale to celebrate the 20th Anniversary of this legendary fetish event and to surprise attendees with our first print issue of Zipper Magazine.

Living leather history

We stand firm in the belief that we must never lose sight of our queer and leather history and the ways in which they are so inextricably tied. More from Queen Cougar, B.C. Cliver, and Robert Laurence…