Welcome to HiBearNation 23!

Greetings All You Woofy Woodland Creatures,

The Show-Me Bears of St. Louis invite you to HiBearNation 23: A Bearytale Fantasy this November 2-5, 2017! Get ready to revisit your favorite fairytales with a bearish twist. Every November, hundreds of men from around the country and the world descend on St. Louis for four days of laid back fun, parties, dinners, drinks and dancing as we celebrate bear culture and raise money for regional LGBTQIA and HIV/AIDS charities!

This year, funds raised from activities at HiBearNation 23 will benefit Bethany Place in Belleville, Illinois as well as STLEFA and Doorways in St. Louis. Visit our Charities page for more information on these organizations!

We are proud to once again partner with our Host Bar, JJ’s Clubhouse and Host Hotel, Holiday Inn-St. Louis Downtown. We invite you to register for a HiBearNation 23 Run Pass, which includes:

  • Commemorative HBN 23 Run T-Shirt* & Pin
  • Free Transportation to all Events
  • VIP Access to JJ’s Clubhouse for nightly dance parties & events
  • Thursday night Welcome Party
  • Saturday Night Dinner
  • Sunday Brunch
  • After Hours Parties with food, booze & DJ at the Holiday Inn
  • Access to the Vendor Mart
  • Nationally Recognized Bear DJ
  • Free Ticket to Sunday Night’s Mad Hatter Tea Dance
  • Newly Renovated Host Hotel featuring an indoor pool

* T-Shirts not guaranteed for Registrations made after Friday, October 13th or for Walk-In Registrations at the event.

After you secure your Run Pass, be sure book your hotel stay through the link on our site. Our special room rates are only available until September 29, 2017. Requests for registration refunds are not available after 10/29/2017.

On behalf of the HBN 23 Committee,

Phil Touchette
Chairman, HiBearNation 23

HiBearNation 23 is proud to partner with W|Bear this year!

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