Featured Beneficiary: Anti-Violence Project

In the weeks leading up to the street fair, we’re taking some time to introduce you to this year’s beneficiaries and share some information about the good work that you’re supporting. The New York City Anti-Violence Project empowers lesbian, gay, bisexual,...

LET US ENTERTAIN YOU: Stage Show Lineup Announced!

As ever, this year’s street fair will showcase some of NYC’s edgiest acts.  Hosts WILL CLARK and WITTI REPARTEE will emcee a fast-paced and eclectic concert featuring the following artists: MICHAEL T & THE VANITIES photo: Alex Colby Michael T is a...

5 SEXY WAYS to Volunteer for Folsom Street East!

Think volunteering isn’t sexy?  Think again!  Folsom Street East offers five — yes, five! — ways to live out your hottest volunteer fantasies on our biggest day of the year.  With so many options you’re bound to find just the right fit. Check...

Featured Beneficiary: NCSF Legal Education

  In the weeks leading up to the street fair, we’re taking some time to introduce you to this year’s beneficiaries and share some information about the good work that you’re supporting. The National Coalition for Sexual Freedom is an advocacy...

Featured Beneficiary: Housing Works

In the weeks leading up to the street fair, we’re taking some time to introduce you to this year’s beneficiaries and share some information about the good work that you’re supporting. Housing Works fights for funding and legislation to ensure that...

Featured Beneficiary: Cycle for the Cause

  In the weeks leading up to the street fair, we’re taking some time to introduce you to this year’s beneficiaries and share some information about the good work that you’re supporting. Cycle for the Cause is a fully supported three-day bike...

Folsom Street East 2013 Annual Report

With this year’s street fair just around the corner, we wanted to share some numbers from past years to let you know exactly how big a difference your contributions have made.  Yes, it’s our first-ever annual report! For those of you who would rather be...

Meet the Board: Dave Hughes

Dave Hughes is a longtime member of New York’s leather/fetish/kink community.  He joined the Folsom Street East board in November 2013 as an at-large member; since then, he’s enthusiastically thrown himself into the work of making the 2014 street fair...

BEAR-AOKE: a FAB Fundraiser to Support AVP

Join Folsom Street East and our beneficiary AVP for BEAR-AOKE @ RockBar, Thursday, April 25th, at 8:30pm, hosted by FAB and Rockbar NYC!!! Event sponsored by Folsom Street East; RockBar NYC; and Shane Tate of Beards & Bears Take Over! Enjoy shot specials and...

4 Fun Facts about Folsom Street East Attendees

Last summer, over 400 of you responded to our online community survey, allowing us a unique opportunity to get to know you a little better. How much better?  Well, here are a few surprising discoveries we made: Some ‘hoods are leather ‘hoods.  While a bare...