A burly weekend of leather-clad fun was topped by the Mr. Atlanta Bear and Atlanta Cub contests at the Eagle on Saturday, a signature event of the Atlanta Bear Fest.
Luke Thornton became Atlanta's newest cub titleholder, while Felix Baker was named Mr. Atlanta Bear (photo). The fest from Southern Bears, this year dubbed Xmas in July, unfolded at the Eagle by night and splished splashed its way through the extended holiday weekend at the Courtyard Northlake Marriott. Mashup madness DJ Pat Scott delivered the beats for the dance party on Saturday.
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