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Time
Event
Location
Sponsor
1:00PM-5:00PM
Guest Services
Registration and accommodations assistance
Westin 7th Floor, Business Center
 
7:00PM-9:00PM
CLAW 22 Staff Dinner (open to all) 
$50 ($20 for volunteers)
Westin 6th Floor, Vanda
 
9:00PM-1:00AM
Gear Night Claw Weekend Kick-off Party
Gear Night welcomes CLAW 22 and all its volunteers! 50/50, raffles, gummy bears, jello shots, and prizes. Proceeds from Gear Night will go to CLAW charities. Special Guest GOGO Dancer Michael Roman 9pm-midnight. Music By: DJ DaNoGee
Leather Stallion Saloon
 
Time
Event
Location
Sponsor
9:00AM-9:00PM
Registration
CLAW On Site Registration open Thursday (10a-10p); Friday (9a-8p); Saturday (10a - 6p); Sunday (10a-2p)
Westin 7th Floor
Master Sponsor
9:00AM-9:00PM
Guest Services
Registration and accommodations assistance
Westin 7th Floor, Business Center
 
4:00PM-5:00PM
Speed Dating - Round 1
BDSM 1 - Meet & Beat - Location: Hyatt, Burlington A
Hyatt, Burlington A
4:00PM-9:00PM
Bondage Barber
Barbers Eric & Greg will be providing a sensual and kinky haircut experience! See more info and make a reservation at BondageBarber.com
Westin 6th Floor, Lobby
 
5:00PM-6:00PM
12 Step Meeting
Kick Off Meeting
Westin 23rd Floor, Board Room
 
6:00PM-7:00PM
CLAW Virgin Social
Meet and socialize with other new meat -- for first time CLAW attendees only
Hyatt, Superior Ave Room
 
7:00PM-8:00PM
Speed Dating - Round 2
Ass Play 1 - Fill That Hole - Hyatt, Burlington A
BDSM 2 - Meet & Beat - Hyatt, Burlington B
Hyatt, Meeting Room Floor
7:00PM-9:00PM
Pig Roast 
Buffet features whole mojo roasted pig, white cheddar grits, bacon gorgonzola salad, beans, cornbread and two desserts. Sit at a pig table to meet other pigs.
Westin 6th Floor, Vanda
8:00PM-10:00PM
Meet the Faculty
Westin 6th Floor
 
9:00PM-1:00AM
BDSM Play Party
BDSM Play Party. Black Light Area, Wet Area, Bondage Tables, Sling, and other equipment available.
Hyatt Suite #805. All Genders Welcome. Open to All CLAW Package Holders.
Express elevator service from Street Level.
Hyatt, Suite 805
 
10:00PM-2:00AM
Dick Off Party
Kick off party at the legendary Leather Stallion Saloon.
Note: Open to the public, including unvaccinated people.
Leather Stallion Saloon
 
10:00PM-2:00AM
Cleveland Rocks Party
Meet and greet with entertainment, live auction, free food, and preview of the CLAW 22 Skills and Education Presenters
Westin 6th Floor, Vanda
 
10:00PM-2:00AM
Men's BDSM Party
The first of seven play parties at The Academy Dungeon, a 6000 sq.ft. dungeon facility with great equipment. One mile from the hotels. Shuttle buses; parking lot; open to CLAW package holders only.
The Academy
Sustaining Sponsor
10:00PM-4:00AM
Opening Party
The action begins! Slings, crosses, and other equipment make this the greatest cigar deck anywhere. Open 24 hours.
Westin 5th Floor, Cigar Deck
 
Time
Event
Location
Sponsor
9:00AM-8:00PM
CLAW Body Spa 
Hyatt, Smith Boardroom
Sustaining Sponsor
9:00AM-9:00PM
Registration
If registration is closed, please go to Guest Services/Cockpit
Westin 7th Floor
Master Sponsor
9:00AM-9:00PM
Guest Services
Registration and accommodations assistance
Westin 7th Floor, Business Center
 
9:00AM-11:00PM
Kinky Art Show
Featuring 24 artists and more than 100 works of kink-inspired art
Hyatt, Meeting Room Foyer
 
9:30AM-10:30AM
Skills & Education Workshops - Period 1
Ass Play - Bondage - Community - Fetish - Health - Power Dynamics - Sex - SM
Multiple Locations
 
9:30AM-10:30AM
12 Step Meeting
Rise and Shine Meeting
Westin 23rd Floor, Board Room
 
9:30AM-10:00PM
The Playground by ABUniverse
Age play and ABDL play space

Closed 6p-8p for dinner break

Westin 7th Floor, Stenia
Master Sponsor
10:00AM-8:00PM
Bondage Barber
Barbers Eric & Greg will be providing a sensual and kinky haircut experience! See more info and make a reservation at BondageBarber.com
Westin 6th Floor, Lobby
 
11:00AM-12:30PM
Skills & Education Workshops - Period 2
Ass Play - Bondage - Community - Fetish - Health - Power Dynamics - Sex - SM
Multiple Locations
 
11:00AM-1:00PM
Friday Breakfast Seminar 
"Kink Relationships" presented by English Leather Master and his sub. Breakfast buffet $50 (advance ticketing required).
Westin 6th Floor, Vanda
 
Noon-1:00PM
Plushie Picnic
ABDL Meet ‘N Greet
ABU Playground (Westin 7th Floor, Stenia)
Master Sponsor
Noon-5:00PM
Men's BDSM Party
The second of seven play parties at The Academy Dungeon, a 6000 sq.ft. dungeon facility with great equipment. One mile from the hotels. Shuttle buses; parking lot; open to CLAW package holders only.
The Academy
Sustaining Sponsor
Noon-5:00PM
HIV Testing
Free HIV testing provided by Central Outreach Wellness Center. STD screening is also available.
Westin 7th Floor, Azalea
 
Noon-8:00PM
VendorMart
More than 45 unique vendors, all on the 6th floor at the Westin.
Westin 6th Floor
Legacy Master Sponsor
1:30PM-3:30PM
Pet Mosh 1
A Party for Pups to Play
Hyatt Regency at the Arcade
2:00PM-4:00PM
Skills & Education Workshops - Period 3
Ass Play - Bondage - Community - Fetish - Health - Power Dynamics - Sex - SM
Multiple Locations
 
2:00PM-8:00PM
Friday Silent Auction
Unique finds and great bargains on all kinds of gear and other merchandise. A CLAW tradition since 2002. Not to be missed.
Westin 6th Floor
Sustaining Sponsor
2:30PM-3:30PM
Speed Dating - Round 3
Smokers - Hot Ash - Westin 5th Floor, Cigar Deck
Sexy smokers smoke together
Westin 5th Floor, Cigar Deck
3:00PM-4:00PM
Story Time
ABU Playground (Westin 7th Floor, Stenia)
Master Sponsor
4:00PM-6:00PM
Leather Littles Social
ABU Playground (Westin 7th Floor, Stenia)
Master Sponsor
4:30PM-5:30PM
Skills & Education Workshops - Period 4
Ass Play - Bondage - Community - Fetish - Health - Power Dynamics - Sex - SM
Multiple Locations
 
5:00PM-7:00PM
SquarePegToys MisFit Toy Sale
A CLAW Exclusive! Two hours only! Get them by the armful.
100% of proceeds donated to CLAW. Discontinued toys, and toys that came out a little too hard or soft.
Westin 6th Floor, Orchid Hallway
Legacy Master Sponsor
5:00PM-10:00PM
Friday Horse Market  
Cleveland Debut!Private event for all male-identified persons modeled as close as possible to the famous Fickstutenmarkt party in Berlin. Mares (bottoms) are blindfolded, naked, ready to be mounted before the Stallions arrive.
Register here
The Academy
Sustaining Sponsor
5:00PM-10:00PM
HIV Testing
Free HIV testing provided by AIDS Taskforce of Greater Cleveland.
COVID-19 vaccinations available at the Taskforce clinic (2829 Euclid Ave) during regular office hours.
Westin 7th Floor, Azalea
 
5:30PM-7:00PM
CARAS Research Gala
Meet the staff and members of CARAS and find out about academic research on alt-sexualities
Hyatt, Arcade
 
5:45PM-6:00PM
Group Photo #1
Meet at the Arcade for a historic group photo
Hyatt, Arcade
 
6:00PM-7:00PM
Speed Dating - Round 4
BDSM 3 - Meet & Beat - Westin 7th Floor, Stelis
Couples & Thirds - The more, the merrier - Westin 7th Floor, Stanhopea
Handlers & Pups - Wag - Westin 7th Floor, Ida
Westin 7th Floor
6:30PM-7:00PM
Parade of Colors
Leather Clubs at CLAW are introduced
Participants should meet in Superior Ave Room (Hyatt) at 6:00PM. Photo at 6:30PM. Parade comes down big staircase in the Arcade.
Hyatt Regency at the Arcade
 
7:00PM-8:00PM
Leather Community Circle of Life
Meet on the ground floor of the Westin for a short walk outside where we will remember those who we've lost.
Westin, Ground Floor Lobby
 
7:00PM-8:00PM
Speed Dating - Round 5
Ass Play 2 - Fill that hole - Westin 7th Floor, Stelis
Boot & Gear Pigs - Wear Your Gear - Westin 7th Floor, Stanhopea
LTR - More than tonight - Westin 7th Floor, Ida
CLAW Virgins - Explore together - Westin 7th Floor,Orchis
Westin 7th Floor
7:00PM-9:00PM
The BLUF Dinner 
Three course meal featuring beef bourguignon and thyme roasted chicken, served family style. Includes cocktail or glass of wine. Strict dress code: Breeches or leather uniform.
Westin 6th Floor, Vanda
 
8:00PM-9:30PM
Meet the Artists Opening Reception
Hyatt Foyer (lower level)
Hyatt Regency at the Arcade
 
8:00PM-10:00PM
Padded Pets Social
ABU Playground (Westin 7th Floor, Stenia)
Master Sponsor
9:00PM-2:00AM
BDSM Play Party
BDSM Play Party, open to all registered CLAW attendees
Hyatt, Suite 805
 
9:30PM-11:00PM
Bound & Beautiful
Live Bondage Exhibition and Models' Jockstrap Silent Auction
Hyatt, Meeting Room Floor
Sustaining Sponsor
10:00PM-11:00PM
12 Step Meeting
Friday Night Live!
Westin 23rd Floor, Board Room
 
10:00PM-2:00AM
Hot Ass in Cleveland
Cleveland's leather bar with huge outdoor space, go-go dancers and DJ Darryl.
Note:Open to the public, including unvaccinated people.
Leather Stallion Saloon
 
10:00PM-2:00AM
Gear Party in the Arcade
Come socialize and dance the night away in the spectacular historic Arcade.

DJ Jake Maxwell and DJ Phoenix Rise
CLAW Photographers will be on hand to take gear photos of you in this beautiful space

Hyatt, Arcade
 
10:00PM-3:00AM
Men's BDSM Party
The third of seven play parties at The Academy Dungeon, a 6000 sq.ft. dungeon facility with great equipment. One mile from the hotels. Shuttle buses; parking lot; open to CLAW package holders only.
The Academy
Sustaining Sponsor
10:00PM-4:00AM
Hot Ash Party
Westin 5th Floor, Cigar Deck
 
11:15PM-11:30PM
Group Photo #2
Meet at the Arcade for a historic group photo
Hyatt, Arcade
 
Time
Event
Location
Sponsor
9:00AM-1:00PM
Registration
If registration is closed, please go to Guest Services/Cockpit
Westin 7th Floor
Master Sponsor
9:00AM-6:00PM
CLAW Body Spa 
Hyatt, Smith Boardroom
Sustaining Sponsor
9:00AM-6:00PM
Kinky Art Show
Featuring 24 artists and more than 100 works of kink-inspired art
Hyatt, Meeting Room Foyer
 
9:00AM-9:00PM
Guest Services
Registration and accommodations assistance
Westin 7th Floor, Business Center
 
9:30AM-10:30AM
Skills & Education Workshops - Period 5
Ass Play - Bondage - Community - Fetish - Health - Power Dynamics - Sex - SM
Multiple Locations
 
10:00AM-11:00AM
12 Step Meeting
Cole Tucker Cigar Meeting
Westin 5th Floor, Cigar Deck
 
10:00AM-11:00AM
CLAW Virgins Discussion Group
Hyatt, Superior Ave Room
 
10:00AM-11:00AM
Saturday Morning Cartoons and Cereal Bar
ABU Playground (Westin 7th Floor, Stenia)
Master Sponsor
10:00AM-6:00PM
VendorMart
More than 45 unique vendors, all on the 6th floor at the Westin.
Westin 6th Floor
Legacy Master Sponsor
10:00AM-6:00PM
Saturday Silent Auction
This is the big one! 200 items not displayed during Friday's Silent Auction. Buy-it-now options available all day.
Westin 6th Floor
Sustaining Sponsor
10:00AM-6:00PM
Bondage Barber
Barbers Eric & Greg will be providing a sensual and kinky haircut experience! See more info and make a reservation at BondageBarber.com
Westin 6th Floor, Lobby
 
10:00AM-10:00PM
The Playground by ABUniverse
Age play and ABDL play space

Closed 6p-8p for dinner break

Westin 7th Floor
Master Sponsor
11:00AM-Noon
Mario Cart Tournament
Playground space is still open for play
ABU Playground (Westin 7th Floor, Stenia)
Master Sponsor
11:00AM-12:30PM
Skills & Education Workshops - Period 6
Ass Play - Bondage - Community - Fetish - Health - Power Dynamics - Sex - SM
Multiple Locations
 
11:00AM-1:00PM
Saturday Breakfast Seminar 
"Nerdy Science of Spanking" presented by NuclearNerd and Pup Strobes. Breakfast buffet $50 (advance ticketing required).
Westin 6th Floor, Vanda
 
11:00AM-5:00PM
Non-Profit Alley
An Expo of Cleveland Nonprofits
Register here
Westin 6th Floor
 
Noon-2:00PM
Pups & Handlers Lunch 
Hyatt, Meeting Room Foyer
 
Noon-5:00PM
Men's BDSM Party
The fourth of seven play parties at The Academy Dungeon, a 6000 sq.ft. dungeon facility with great equipment. One mile from the hotels. Shuttle buses; parking lot; open to CLAW package holders only.
The Academy
Sustaining Sponsor
Noon-5:00PM
HIV Testing
Free HIV testing provided by Central Outreach Wellness Center. STD screening is also available.
Westin 7th Floor, Azalea
 
1:00PM-2:00PM
Story Time
ABU Playground (Westin 7th Floor, Stenia)
Master Sponsor
1:30PM-3:30PM
Pet Mosh 2
A Party for Pups to Play
Hyatt, Burlington A
2:00PM-4:00PM
Skills & Education Workshops - Period 7
Ass Play - Bondage - Community - Fetish - Health - Power Dynamics - Sex - SM
Multiple Locations
 
4:30PM-5:30PM
Skills & Education Workshops - Period 8
Ass Play - Bondage - Community - Fetish - Health - Power Dynamics - Sex - SM
Multiple Locations
 
5:00PM-10:00PM
Saturday Horse Market  
Cleveland Debut!Private event for all male-identified persons modeled as close as possible to the famous Fickstutenmarkt party in Berlin. Mares (bottoms) are blindfolded, naked, ready to be mounted before the Stallions arrive.
Register here
The Academy
Sustaining Sponsor
5:00PM-10:00PM
HIV Testing
Free HIV testing provided by AIDS Taskforce of Greater Cleveland.
COVID-19 vaccinations available at the Taskforce clinic (2829 Euclid Ave) during regular office hours.
Westin 7th Floor, Azalea
 
6:00PM-7:00PM
Titleholders' Cocktail Party
Meet and Greet in the most spectacular building in downtown Cleveland.
Hyatt Regency at the Arcade
 
6:00PM-7:00PM
Brown Hanky Social
Westin 7th Floor, Stelis
 
7:00PM-7:15PM
Group Photo #3
Meet at the Arcade for a historic group photo
Hyatt, Arcade
 
7:00PM-10:00PM
International Leather Family Dinner 
Gala and plated dinner in the magnificent Hyatt Arcade. Keynote: Bob Miller
Hyatt, Arcade
Legacy Master Sponsor
8:00PM-10:30PM
Diaper Up!
An ABDL Fetish Party
ABU Playground (Westin 7th Floor, Stenia)
Master Sponsor
9:00PM-2:00AM
BDSM Play Party
Black Light Area, Wet Area, Bondage Tables, Sling, and other equipment available. Hyatt Suite #805. All Genders Welcome. Open to All CLAW Package Holders. Express elevator service from Street Level.
Hyatt, Suite 805
 
10:00PM-11:00PM
12 Step Meeting
Black-Out Meeting
Westin 23rd Floor, Board Room
 
10:00PM-2:00AM
"Sir, Yes Sir!" Uniform Party
Annual bar party for uniform fetishists. Report for duty!
Note: Open to the public, including unvaccinated people.
Leather Stallion Saloon
 
10:00PM-2:00AM
BPM
The CLAW 22 Dance Party with DJ Steve Henderson
Westin 6th Floor
 
10:00PM-3:00AM
Men's BDSM Party
The fifth of seven play parties at The Academy Dungeon, a 6000 sq.ft. dungeon facility with great equipment. One mile from the hotels. Shuttle buses; parking lot; open to CLAW package holders only.
The Academy
Sustaining Sponsor
10:00PM-4:00AM
Stogie Saturday Party
Westin 5th Floor, Cigar Deck
 
11:00PM-2:00AM
Diaper Up After Bedtime
Location information available on Sat, April 30 from ABU staff
ABU Suite
Master Sponsor
Time
Event
Location
Sponsor
9:00AM-9:00PM
Guest Services
Registration and accommodations assistance
Westin 7th Floor, Business Center
 
10:00AM-Noon
Kinky Art Show
Featuring 24 artists and more than 100 works of kink-inspired art
Hyatt, Meeting Room Foyer
 
11:00AM-Noon
Sunday Morning Cartoons and Cereal Bar
ABU Playground (Westin 7th Floor, Stenia)
Master Sponsor
11:00AM-12:30PM
Skills & Education Workshops - Period 9
Ass Play - Bondage - Community - Fetish - Health - Power Dynamics - Sex - SM
Multiple Locations
 
11:00AM-1:00PM
Strip Bingo Brunch Buffet 
Buffet includes more choices on Sunday and there are strippers too. Bingo starts at 1 pm.
Westin 6th Floor, Vanda
 
11:00AM-3:00PM
CLAW Body Spa 
Hyatt, Smith Boardroom
Sustaining Sponsor
11:00AM-3:00PM
The Playground by ABUniverse
Age play and ABDL play space
Westin 7th Floor
Master Sponsor
11:00AM-5:00PM
VendorMart - Calypso Only
More than 45 unique vendors, all on the 6th floor at the Westin.
Westin 6th Floor
Legacy Master Sponsor
11:00AM-5:00PM
Sunday Silent Auction
Featuring jocks worn by CLAW models this weekend!
"Make Us An Offer" from 3p-4p
Westin 6th Floor
Sustaining Sponsor
11:00AM-5:00PM
Bondage Barber
Barbers Eric & Greg will be providing a sensual and kinky haircut experience! See more info and make a reservation at BondageBarber.com
Westin 6th Floor, Lobby
 
Noon-5:00PM
Men's BDSM Party
The sixth of seven play parties at The Academy Dungeon, a 6000 sq.ft. dungeon facility with great equipment. One mile from the hotels. Shuttle buses; parking lot; open to CLAW package holders only.
The Academy
Sustaining Sponsor
12:30PM-1:30PM
Leather Family Feud
Leather twist on the popular game show!
Hyatt, Emmanuele
 
1:00PM-3:00PM
Strip Bingo
The return of Strip Bingo! Sexy strippers and other performers. Lots of prizes!
Westin 6th Floor, Vanda
 
1:30PM-3:30PM
Trans-Cis Alliance Social
Hosted by Int'l Mr. Leather Jack Thompson
Westin 7th Floor, Stanhopea
 
2:00PM-3:30PM
Skills & Education Workshops - Period 10
Ass Play - Bondage - Community - Fetish - Health - Power Dynamics - Sex - SM
Multiple Locations
 
4:00PM-9:00PM
Beer Bust Bash
Note: LSS is open to the public and there may be unvaccinated people in attendance.
Leather Stallion Saloon
 
4:30PM-5:30PM
Virtual CLAW In Person Party
Celebrate in person with your friends from Virtual CLAW events. Zoom link available soon.
TBD
 
5:00PM-6:00PM
12 Step Meeting
Happy Endings
Westin 23rd Floor, Board Room
 
5:00PM-9:00PM
CLAW give-back night
Local restaurants donate 10% of sales back to CLAW
 
7:00PM-8:30PM
Sunday Supper Buffet Dinner 
Westin 6th Floor, Vanda
 
10:00PM-2:00AM
Men's BDSM Party
The seventh of seven play parties at The Academy Dungeon, a 6000 sq.ft. dungeon facility with great equipment. One mile from the hotels. Shuttle buses; parking lot; open to CLAW package holders only.
The Academy
Sustaining Sponsor
10:30PM-Midnight
Kinky Kabaret
CLAW's fantastic finale, an original music & comedy review with our best live entertainers
Doors: 10:00 PM - Show: 10:30 PM
Westin 6th Floor, Vanda
 
Midnight-2:00AM
No Attrition!
Dance, Drink and Socialize
Westin 6th Floor
 
Midnight-5:00AM
Closing Chill Party
Westin 5th Floor, Cigar Deck
 
24 Hours
Cigar Deck
Westin 5th Floor
Leather Stallion Saloon
Payasos
Bearracuda
Leather Daddy Skin Co
Cybersocket
Horse Market
Torso
Alphatribe
Eagle LA
Chicago Hellfire Club
Avatar Club Los Angeles
Sniffies
Mr. Michigan Leather
Brock Banks
Dillon Roman
ICON Detroit
Westin

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