Folsom Europe 2023
The 20th edition of Folsom Europe took place on September 9th, 2023. An annual BDSM and leather subculture street fair held in September in Berlin, Germany since 2003.
The Berlin non-profit organization Folsom Europe held its street fair on Fuggerstrstragge in Berlin-Schöneberg celebrating its 20th anniversary in 2023. The mother organization in San Francisco will also celebrate a round anniversary this year with the 40th edition of FOLSOM STREET.
Folsom Europe has had a significant impact on the LGBTQ+ community in Berlin and throughout Europe. The event has helped to raise awareness of leather fetish culture and has provided a safe and welcoming space for LGBTQ+ people to express themselves.
Folsom Europe features a variety of activities, including parties, performances, workshops, and exhibitions. The event is also known for its strict dress code, which requires all attendees to wear leather or other fetish gear.
The 20th anniversary of Folsom Europe was a major success. The event attracted a record-breaking 50,000 attendees and was praised by critics for its inclusivity and diversity.