Special Events

Mass Bears and Cubs holds a number of Special Events throughout the year. In addition to our three annual events, we also regularly hold special events to benefit other community non-profits.  Special events are listed here, but they are also announced on Facebook.  Follow Mass Bears and Cubs on Facebook too!

MR. Boston Bear & Cub Competition Annually in the Fall (October)

The Mr. Boston Bear/Cub Competition, an annual event first held in 2011, is MBC’s Signature Event. Graciously hosted by The Alley Bar throughout the years, the competition selects the title holder who represents MBC and the Bear Community at public events throughout their title year. 

Fall, 2020.  Watch for an announcement concerning this event.  The format will differ from past years due to COVID-19 restrictions.  Details coming soon!

Holiday Toy Drive Annually in November and December

MBC holds a toy drive every holiday season to benefit Solutions At Work of Cambridge.  Collection boxes are placed at the Alley Bar and Club Cafe for donations. 

November – December, 2020.  If COVID-19 restrictions are still in place this winter, this will be a virtual event only.  Details to be announced

MBC Boston Harbor Cruise – Pride Week 2021 June 13, 2021

Sunday, June 13, 2021 – Save the Date!

In 2021, MBC will kick off Pride Week with a Sunday evening Boston Harbor Cruise.There will be an opportunity to purchase “Early Bird” tickets in April/May, 2021. Watch for future announcements