The 2nd annual World Bear Contest will be held in Cincinnati, OH from October 3rd to 6th, 2019! The contest is open to any gender identity over 21 years of age who has won a bear/cub/leather/uniform title within the past 4 years from any state, regional, national, or international event. Applicants from any country are encouraged to compete.  Application entry deadline is August 31st, 2019.