Schedule of Events

This year we celebrate 22 years of Mr. International Rubber!  Join in the fun with gear intensive kinksters from around the globe for a weekend filled with shopping, playing, socializing, education, entertainment and so much more.  Check out the schedule of events below and make your plans to attend MIR22!

(This schedule is tentative and subject to change. All events at Center on Halsted and Museum of Contemporary Art are open to attendees 18 years and older with package purchase. For offsite events, check with venue for admission policies. Additional events will be added as they are confirmed.)

10:00 PM

Touché Welcomes Rubbermen to Chicago!

Chicago's longest serving leather bar kicks off their MIR22 Weekend with Shiny Black Latex Lust!   Photo ID required.

12:00 PM

Registration and Individual Ticket Sales

The Reception Hall of Center on Halsted

12:00 PM

Kink Market, Social, and Chicago Rubbermen Gear Sale

Recreation Center of Center on Halsted

2:30 PM

Kink Education Session 1 - TBA

2nd Floor Event Space of Center on Halsted

4:00 PM

Kink Education Session 2 - TBA

2nd Floor Event Space of Center on Halsted

5:00 PM

Lubed Up Latex Wrestling

The Recreation Center of Center on Halsted

6:00 PM

Mocktails - A Recovering Rubberfolk Social

Hosted by Leathermen of Recovery.  
This event is open to anyone wishing to enjoy a substance-free space. You need not be in recovery to attend.

7:00 PM

Cocktail Party

The Reception Hall of Center on Halsted

9:00 PM

Mr. International Rubber Contest - Part 1  

The Theater of Center on Halsted

9:30 PM

The Rubber Ball

The Theater of Center on Halsted

10:00 PM

Men's Strict Rubber Dress Code Party

This is a dress code enforced play party for rubbermen.

Must purchase play party add-on to MIR weekend package.  Photo ID Required.

11:00 PM

Behind Bars

Enjoy a cocktail and socialize in the bar where MIR all began. Photo ID required.

11:00 AM

Kink Market, Social, and Chicago Rubbermen Gear Sale

The Recreation Center of Center on Halsted

11:00 AM

Registration and Individual Ticket Sales

The Reception Hall of Center on Halsted

1:00 PM

Kink Education Session 3 - TBA

2nd Floor Event Space of Center on Halsted

2:30 PM

Kink Education Session 4 - TBA

2nd Floor Event Space of Center on Halsted

3:30 PM

Rubberists Of Color Meet-up

2nd Floor Event Space of Center on Halsted

A meet-up for People of Color attending MIR22.
Hosted by MIR20 Preston So, MWR2016 Pup Icarus & MIR Education Coordinator Issa Arden.

6:00 PM

Pre-Contest Cocktail Party

Grand Atrium and Galleries of Museum of Contemporary Art

8:00 PM

Mr. International Rubber Contest - Part 2  

11:00 PM

Rubbermen Pack The Hole

Join Rubbermen down in "The Hole", Chicago's underground fetish bar.
Cover charge may apply. Photo ID required.

12:00 PM

Kink Market, Social, and Chicago Rubbermen Gear Sale

The Recreation Center of Center on Halsted

12:00 PM

The MIR22 Winners Reception

The Theater of Center on Halsted

VIP Package holders may enjoy a light buffet and mingle with the contestants and winner of MIR22!

1:30 PM

Gaymes and Mimosas

The Reception Hall of Center on Halsted

Join fellow gaymers to socialize over board and card games.

3:00 PM

The Rubber Club Summit

2nd Floor Event Space of Center on Halsted

Join leaders & members of rubber clubs in discussion about building stronger rubber communities.

5:00 PM

Shiny Guys, Showtunes, and Slushies

Join in the traditional closing party of MIR at Chicago's world famous video bar, Sidetrack! 

Let It Go with some Shiny Happy People. Photo ID Required.