Entries by Rick Conley

Eric Farkas Takes Mr SNOWBOUND 2017 Title

Congrats to Eric Farkas who took the title, Mr SNOWBOUND 2017 this past Sunday with this picture entry, bringing in the most donations for ASGCC. The total donations for all 4 contestants was $594, just shy of last year’s total. Thanks to boy jim, Boggy & Rickie for participating as contestants.


The Tenth Annual SNOWBOUND Leather Weekend has come to a close. My thanks to Mother Nature for the weather (I’ll take a 60 degree SNOWBOUND anytime) & to all the volunteers, Patrick Lamerson, Darren Showers, Patrick Chillemi, Russ Sweeney, Jay Falcon & the men pictured here, Mr & Mr SNOWBOUND 2016 Jeph & Kevin Barry. Jeph & […]


Fantastic first night of SNOWBOUND.  The Beer Blast was packed with hot & horny men who finished their night at the White Out Thermal Underwear Party.  Pictured are your Mr SNOWBOUND Contestants: RICKIE, boy jim, Boggy & Eric. After the first round of donations during BEER BLAST, ERIC is in the lead with Rickie second. […]

Jay Falcon at SNOWBOUND

Jay Falcon, SNOWBOUND Leather Weekend & MLW ‘s Resident Bootblack will be on hand to buff up your boots this weekend at the “WHITE OUT” and “CHAPS N STRAPS ” parties, both at Crown & Anchor.  Jay is 2011 & 2012 Northeast Community BootBlack and 2012 International Community BootBlack 1st runner-up. (& also one nicest dudes […]


Full Kit Gear will be running the following workshops during SNOWBOUND: 12:30 PM: PrEP 101 with Project 10 of ASGCC 2:00 PM: Rope Bondage Registration is required in advance, as space is limited to 16 people per workshop.  PLEASE SIGN UP VIA E-MAIL AT info@fullkitgear.com.  NO PHONE CALLS PLEASE. Be sure to state which time slot you […]


Pics of this year’s MLW are now on the GALLERY Page.  Thank you to photographers Boggy Fryer, Albert Dobrescu and Kyle Turner.  GREAT JOB!   (pictured:  Boggy Fryer)


525 leather-folk were on hand for the 20th Annual Mates Leather Weekend in Provincetown, MA September 29 – October 3 and by all accounts had a great time. The event raised $4,280.00 for the AIDS Support Group of Cape Cod.  In addition, 21 men took part in Unit 10′s Free Health Screening during MLW. Unit […]

Advance Registration closes at Wednesday Night

Advance registration is still open on-line until September 28 for $65.    If you don’t make that deadline, you can still register at the Opening Reception for $70 (cash only). Registration comes with the following benefits… Entry into all events Mates Leather Weekend t-shirt Opening Reception buffet and the Sunday Cookout. A portion of the proceeds […]

Where did the time go?

It seems impossible that 17 years have passed since I began organizing MLW.  MLW was not my idea, however, it is the brain child of a few Ptown leather guys in the early 90’s who decided to form a social group for themselves & others who shared an interest in the leather/fetish lifestyle.  This group became known as Provincetown MATES.   […]

14th Annual Mr/Ms/Q FLAG Contest Results

FLAG’s 25th Anniversary celebration was held August 14-16 at the Providence Eagle in Providence RI.  The 14th Annual MR/MS/Q Contest was held during the event with Stacey Rose taking the title, Ms. FLAG 2016.  Congrats to Stacey and to FLAG for their continued success.  Fits Like A Glove is a social organization made up of individuals […]