"Providing leadership in education, health and safety by facilitating strategic collaborations and developing outreach programs to allow individuals to explore alternative expressions of sexuality in a safe environment." -- Since 1983.

Avatar LA Programs and Special Events

Upcoming Avatar Public Programs

These are the next upcoming monthly Avatar public programs:

Wednesday, February 26, 2020 @ 8:30 PM
BDSM First Aid and Safety

An actual Registered Nurse and respected member of the leather community will speak on general First Aid procedures for situations that can unfortunately occasionally arise during various kinds of BDSM play, and also how to do these things safely and avoid the need for First Aid in the first place. Join us and learn more about how to be prepared when something unexpected happens!

Wednesday, April 22, 2020 @ 8:30 PM
All in the Leather Family

Wednesday, May 27, 2020 @ 8:30 PM
The Keys to Chastity

Wednesday, June 24, 2020 @ 8:30 PM
The Beauty of Bondage by Domasan

Wednesday, July 22, 2020 @ 7:30 PM
Annual Avatar BBQ

Our giant annual summer BBQ! Bring your meat, our expert Grill Master cooks it. We supply the condiments, sides and soft drinks. One of our most popular events every year! Come celebrate summer with Avatar!

Wednesday, August 26, 2020 @ 8:30 PM
Hypnosis and BDSM

Wednesday, September 23, 2020 @ 8:30 PM
Guy Baldwin Leather Community Q&A

Avatar proudly presents Guy Baldwin, M.S., a Los Angeles based psychotherapist, BDSM educator, author and activist. He has worked in private practice predominantly with kinky people of all orientations since the early 1980's. It's a 90-minute Q&A, so bring questions and let's pick his brain together!

Wednesday, October 28, 2020 @ 8:30 PM
Spank You Very Much

Wednesday, November 11, 2020 @ 7:30 PM
Annual Avatar Leather Gear Swap Meat

More details about the upcoming Avatar Monthly programs as we get closer to each event! Stay tuned!

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Upcoming Avatar Special Events

These are the next upcoming Avatar special events:

Saturday, February 29, 2020 @ 9:00 PM
Location: Eagle LA (Map)

An event so Twisted it can only happen once every 4 years! Avatar hosts a night at the Eagle LA that you'll never forget! Live Twisted BDSM demos will include body stapling, a drag queen flogging a leather guy, fire play and much more! Audience participation encouraged, live out your wildest Twisted fantasies! Join Avatar for the most Twisted Leap Year day ever!

Friday, March 20, 2020 @ 9:00 PM
Harder Avatar Play Party (Tickets)
Location: Sanctuary LAX (Map)

The official launch party of Los Angeles Leather Pride 2020! Come and join the men of Avatar Los Angeles in the hottest play party of the year! Live out your fantasies in a safe environment! Demos will include floggings, whippings and fisting, just to name a few, just to watch or get you in the mood to do it with someone else! Also, infamous "black room" where anything goes!

Wednesday, March 25, 2020 @ 7:00 PM
Panel Discussion: Leather Across Generations
Location: Sibling Studio (Map)

Panel discussion moderated by Jamila Dawson, LMFT, and Dr. Ralph Bruneau, President of Avatar. Event co-sponsored by Avatar LA and Cruise LA. Discussing the differences in the leather and BDSM worlds, to welcome and elevate the voices of the leatherfolks who will be carrying the torch going forward and to answer questions or curiosities the younger folks might have about what the elders in the leather community know and how the scene came to evolve thus far, as well as the elders asking those newer to the scene how they might better welcome and make space for those coming up.

Stay tuned, more details about upcoming events will be posted here as the date for the event approaches.

Avatar Public Monthly Programs

Unless noted otherwise, our public monthly programs are held on the 4th Wednesday of every month (except in November and December), at 8:30 pm, at MCC in the Valley.

MCC in the Valley is located at:
5730 Cahuenga Blvd, North Hollywood, CA 91601

The programs are open to the public, 18 and over.

Requested donation $5, nobody is turned away for lack of funds!

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