Entries by Rick Conley


As you all may have imagined, Snowbound Leather Weekend will not be happening this month due to the pandemic. I am MOST HOPEFUL that we will be able to celebrate Mates Leather Weekend September 30-October 4, 2021.  I, for one, can’t wait! See you then!

MLW 2020 T-shirt Sales to Benefit ASGCC

Although we could not gather this year to celebrate the brotherhood, camaraderie and fun-filled events of Mates Leather Weekend, we did not want the year to go by without doing something to raise funds for AIDS Support Group of Cape Cod. Our friends from Good and Evil Creations designed and produced this t-shirt at Mom’s […]

MLW Canceled Due to Covid

So sorry & sad to say that Mates Leather Weekend will not be taking place this year due to the pandemic. While we wait for better days, please consider making a donation to @aidssupportgroupofcapecod in honor of MLW through the http://asgcc.org website. MLW will hopefully return 09/30-10/04/21. Until then, stay well, stay healthy and please […]

MLW 2020 Unlikely To Take Place

It is unlikely that  Mates Leather Weekend will take place this year considering the uncertainty of the world we live in and the ever changing, rarely positive news. In hope for some kind of miracle, the final decision will be postponed until early September. Until then, please stay safe and healthy because, if MLW 2020 […]


The Thirteenth Annual SNOWBOUND Leather Weekend was held February 21-23 and by all accounts was a great success with 200+ leathermen in town for the weekend’s events. Three days of events described as “A Winter Getaway with a Twist” concluded with the announcement of Mr. SNOWBOUND 2020, Andy Sell of Boston, MA, who brought in the […]