The Portland Leather Alliance proudly presents KinkFest 2023

April 7-9, 2023, Portland, Oregon

Experience the premiere, nationally acclaimed, West-coast kink conference!

KinkFest is an annual, 3-day event celebrating sexual diversity and the BDSM, fetish and leather communities. KinkFest offers 50+ educational classes, afternoon and evening play parties, and a huge vendor mall filled with products and services from local and national leather, fetish and kink businesses.

KinkFest welcomes ALL facets of our diverse leather, BDSM, fetish and kink communities. Kinkfest and the Portland Leather Alliance (PLA) encourage everyone to enjoy the interests we share and to honor the rich tapestry of our varied culture.


Attendees at KinkFest must be fully vaccinated. KinkFest also will require daily temperature checks. Masks and daily testing for COVID-19 are optional. View the full KinkFest 2023 COVID Policy.

Highlights for 2023

  • A self-contained event center, granting greater privacy for attendees
  • A dungeon featuring 36,000 square feet of play space
  • A diverse slate of educational classes
  • A stage offering world-class performances and demonstrations
  • Dedicated community spaces to facilitate social connections
  • A large vendor mall with top quality merchandise
  • Personal services such as massages and bootblacking
  • Tastings to help attendees learn about and experience BDSM
  • Host hotels with a variety of room choices just minutes from the event center

Registration Required

KinkFest has a maximum capacity of 1,600 in 2023. All attendees must pre-register; on-site registrations are not possible. We typically sell out in March and sometimes we sell out as early as February. Register early to ensure your spot!

Remember: KinkFest sells out every year! Buy early to secure a great discount. Sign up on our contact page, and you'll get a reminder when registration opens.

Accessibility (ADA)

KinkFest is committed to providing universal access to all at our event. Check out our Accessibility Information on our Info webpage. If you have special needs, please email our Accessibility Director at as soon as possible. Advance notice is necessary to arrange for some accessibility needs.


Portland Leather Alliance