The ‘only in San Francisco’ event goes worldwide! Join fetish enthusiasts from around the world during the groundbreaking virtual Folsom Street Fair.
We’ll bring the features of Folsom Street Fair that you know and love, directly into your home. Featuring DJ’s, live music, shopping and education with our exhibitors, BDSM demos, and so much more. Stay tuned for more information on how we’re bringing Folsom Street Fair into your home!
Interested in how you can help Folsom Street Events produce our 2020 virtual events and sustain our work in the community going forward so that we can continue our iconic events in the future? Click here to join our Patreon.
The Playground is a space that explicitly centers those at the margins of the leather and kink community and our society at large, providing hot, safer space for women of every kind and all trans and non-binary folks. We make community together by creating this sex positive, kink inclusive space and filling it with delightfully filthy joy!
There will be performances, demos, DJ’s, dancing, flirting, flagging, bootblacks, prizes, merch and more!
Anyone who identifies as a woman, non-binary, genderqueer, two spirit, gender fluid, trans masculine, trans feminine, transgender, or any other gender beyond the binary are welcome, including all sexualities, sexual orientations, and sexual expressions. If your group includes cis men, please enjoy the Queer Commons where you can sit in the shade, watch the Playground stage, and mix and mingle with ALL the queers of all genders. We love our accomplices and need your support to hold this treasured space.
The Folsom Street Fair Main Stage is located on 10th Street between Folsom and Howard Street. The Main Stage presents top-name indie, electronic and punk acts, pairing alternative music with alternative sexualities.
Past lineups have included: ADULT., Austra, Berlin, Black Kids, Book of Love, Bright Light Bright Light, Dragonette, The English Beat, Hard Ton (US debut), Hercules and Love Affair, Horse Meat Disco, Imperial Teen, Jessica 6, L7, Ladytron, Ladyhawke, Light Asylum, Little Boots, The Limousines, Me First and the Gimme Gimmes, MEN featuring JD Samson, Missing Persons, Miami Horror, Monarchy (SF debut), Nitzer Ebb, Pansy Division, The Presets, Skankin’ Pickle, Superet, Tribe 8, YACHT, Young Galaxy, and The Younger Lovers
Located on Folsom Street between 12th and 13th Street, the Magnitude Dance Area strives to bring you the best international DJ’s to keep you dancing all day. Past DJ’s have included: Alex Acosta, Brett Henrichsen, Casey Alva, Dan DeLeon, Frank Wild, Inaya Day, James Torres, Jamie J. Sanchez, Josh Whitaker, Manny Lehman, Matt Effect, Nick Bertossi, Pagano, Paul Goodyear, Paulo, Rosabel, Suzanne Palmer, Tony Moran, Tracey Young, Wayne G.
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Folsom Street Events Merch/Party Tickets/Information
Official Bootblack Stands
Bare Chest Calendar
Bay Area Intactivists
Bay Area Open Minds
Bitches Love Leather
Bob of Scotland Studio
CA LGBTQ HHS Network, a program of Health Access Foundation
The Candle Code
Chainz N Thingz
Clack That Fan
CSU East Bay
Devil Mask Society
Fae Built Inc
Fantasy Makers Group
Five and Diamond
The Frugal Domme
Geeky and Kinky
Glide Health Services Foundation
The Group in Fresno
Harnesses by Emma Alamo
House of Black Dragon
Jeff Semmerling’s Art Side Out Studio & MASK SHOP
Johnny Martinez Leather
The Kink Shop
Laced Up Corsets
Latino Wellness Center – IFR, MNHC
Leather and LGBTQ Cultural District
The Leather Boy
Loud and Queer
Marquis Leo Collection, Artist Marquis Leo
Ma’s Trading Co.
Naughty Wine Accessories
Off Kilter Kilts
Planned Parenthood Northern California
Recycled AIDS Medicine Program
Robert Paul Cohen Photography
San Francisco AIDS Foundation
San Francisco Community Health Center
San Francisco Department of Public Health
San Francisco K9 Unit
San Francisco Suicide Prevention
San Francisco VA Health Care System
The Satanic Temple – Santa Cruz Chapter
Sheets of San Francisco
Sunglasses Collection LLC
Tribal Son Inc.
Txutxo Perez Art
UCSF Alliance Health Project
Wear It Clothing