$3K for Capital Rainbow Refuge!

MOB 2020 cheque for CRR

Mr Ottawa Bear 2020 raised $3,000 for Capital Rainbow Refuge. Thanks go to everyone who attended for their generous donations.

New Chairbear Appointed

Adam has been appointed as new Chairbear of the Ottawa Bears until a general meeting can be safely held to elect a new board. Welcome Adam!

Video Chat Discord Tutorial

Cyber Bear Video Chat

Our twice-weekly (Wednesday @7:30pm and Sunday @3:30pm) video chats have now moved over to Discord. Read on for a simple guide on how to get connected and join us.

Suspending Activities

COVID-19 Notice

As much as it pains us to do this we have decided to suspend all upcoming activities until further notice in the face of mounting concern over the novel coronavirus/COVID-19. This includes Bear Hydration (bear coffee), games nights and Bear Feedings but we are still working on plans for the Bears in the Woods event […]

Thank you Pedro!

MOB 2019 Pedro

As Pedro ends his year as Mr Ottawa Bear and passes on his sash to Dori, we at the Ottawa Bears would like to take a moment to thank him for all his hard work and dedication in promoting the Ottawa Bears over the past 12 months. As you can see in Pedro’s year in […]

Congratulations Dori!

In what has already been called the hottest bear competition Ottawa has ever seen, Dori has been chosen as the new Mr Ottawa Bear for 2020.

Bag-a-Bear Silent Auction

MOB2020 Bag a Bear

Here are the three hunky bears that are going to be auctioned off for a dinner date, along with a $100 gift card to La Dolce Vita. Get your tickets to Mr Ottawa Bear 2020 for your chance to bid!

Welcome Judge Steven

Judge Steven

Please join us in welcoming Steven from Kingston to our Mr Ottawa Bear team as one of our judges for this year’s competition!

MOB Promotion in Toronto

Two Mr Ottawa Bear title holders, Pedro (current) and Adam (2017) spearheaded a club invasion to the Toronto bears to promote the upcoming Mr Ottawa Bear 2020 competition. They were accompanied by Dori and Blue, two competitors in this year’s competition as well as several other Ottawa Bears members. All indications are that this year’s […]

Bearish Holiday Cheer

The Ottawa Bears enjoyed some good food and good friendship at the yearly holiday supper at Tucker’s Marketplace. A great time was had by all at this great start to the holiday season.

Welcome Judge Frankie

Mr Ottawa Bear Judge Frank

Please welcome our third and final judge for the Mr Ottawa Bear competition: Frankie.

Welcome Competitor Benoit

Competitor Ben

I hope you will all join us in welcoming Benoit as a new competitor for the Mr Ottawa Bear competition. Benoit is a 39 year old pocket bear who hails from Québec city where, as a young cub, he managed a gay bar for bears and leathermen. He moved to Ottawa five years ago where […]

Welcome Competitor Dori

Competitor Dori

Please join us in welcoming Dori from Syria to our great lineup of competitors for this year’s Mr Ottawa Bear competition.

Welcome Competitor Blue

Competitor Blue

Please welcome Blue to our competitor lineup for Mr Ottawa Bear 2020! Blue is a 56 year old, pocket bear originally from Toronto who now makes Ottawa his home. He transitioned five years ago into being the man that he is today and was delighted to discover he was a bear and a bear lover! […]

Welcome Judge Eric

Mr Ottawa Bear Judge Eric

Please join us in welcoming Eric from Bears in Excess Toronto to our Mr Ottawa Bear team as one of our three judges for this year’s competition! Eric is 49 years old. Originally from Montreal, he lives with Christian, his husbear of 16 years, in Toronto. When not teaching English as a Second Language, he […]

Mr Ottawa Bear 2020

The Mr Ottawa Bear 2020 weekend has been announced and it promises to be the best one yet! Featuring bear events all over the city and an action-packed competition with some amazing live entertainment from local artists, silent auctions and a cash bar with all profits going to an amazing charity: Capital Rainbow Refuge.

Social Bears

Ottawa Bears at Bear Coffee

Ottawa Bears enjoy drinks and friendship at T’s Pub every Sunday at 3:30pm.

Pride 2019

The bears made their presence known this Ottawa Pride day by celebrating their furriness on a specially decorated float.

Bears in the Woods a success!

Bears in the Woods 2019

The bears enjoyed a wonderful weekend of fun and frolic in the woods at Plein Bois Camping. From the popular pizza party to long evenings on the deck enjoying summer drinks to splashing in the pool to some fun summer tunes, it seems everyone had a great time!