A maker's market for the LGBTQ+ & Leather community... and a mini Flea Market!
We are excited to host our very first South Bay LGBTQ+ & Leather Market Fair — The Forbidden Market ✨ With local artists & makers from the Bay Area community, your friendly neighborhood kink event organizers, and a Flea Market where you could sell your 2nd handed goodies OR treasure hunt for your new favorite toys/outfit!
Date: 21st May 2023
Time: 3pm - 7pm
(Door open for Vendors to set up @2pm)
Location: Billy DeFrank Community Center (Hall)
Please come in from the parking lot
We are open for vendor applications now! Please check the details below in the section “For Vendors & Booths” if you are interested in selling your arts & crafts!
@Bloodmoonvamp is a talented Fem POC leather maker from San Francisco. She will be showcasing and selling her handmade leather bondage and impact toys, including but not limited to bondage cuffs, finger floggers, dragon tongue whips, boinker sticks… Also taking custom orders.
The Sharky Cats Club
We are a shark-lover and cat-lover duo with a passion for making cute crafts and cool art related to our queer Asian American identities! Come check out our prints, stickers, temporary tattoos, zines, and handmade crafts (i.e earrings, collars).
Copper Wolf Woodworks
@Thecopperwolf is proud to present their woody impact toys. Especially the coconut rope x wooden paddle! Also, their signature stampers — evil instruments made with carbon fiber rod, a wooden handle, and a wooden stamp… to mark your bottom w/ a cute heart or your custom design!
Bootblacking & Leather care by MrBlu
@MrBlu started bootblacking in 2004 when he was in infantry school... and now bringing his experience, knowledge & talent to the community. He is the resident bootblack at Mr.S Leather and the Society of Janus' Happy Hour. MrBlu will be providing his bootblack service, giving small demos, and answering questions regarding bootblacking and leather care. Bring your leather & boots ✨
Various jewelry by Alice
Chokers, necklaces, earrings, and more!
Fairy Hair Sparkles
Add some rainbow to your hair! Fairy sparkles are coated garment threads tied to one strand of hair. Heat resistant, applied in seconds, and lasting as long as the single hair it is tied to. Check out their work on IG: fairyhairsparkles
Spicy uncensored 18+ art by a local queer artist. Check out their work on IG: majorsketch_art
We are also excited to have our local organizations here!
Society of Janus
@SocietyofJanus is a member-supported, San Francisco-based social and educational organization for people interested in BDSM. They have been serving the community since 1974, promoting consensual & non-exploitive kinks, and providing support, education, outreach, and opportunities to socialize to all members of the community ever since.
Murder They Wore
@MTWDressedToKill is a fetish fashion brand that strives to create a space for extreme elegance and killer looks especially around latex, leather, and other parts of fetish fashion culture to educate, collaborate, and celebrate. They will be showing off and selling their latest fetish fashion collection ✨
AND more to come!
We also welcome promotion & fundraiser booths for our local LGBTQ+ or kink groups, please contact @Nocturnal_Events for details.
If you wish to sell at our Flea Market booth, please arrive at 2:30pm with your items.
Event Made by Mooooo LLC