BDSM

Edmonton has a wonderful and diverse kink community. In this section, you will find links for a variety of groups and events in Edmonton and area. You will also find great websites we've found that are full of information about BDSM — everything from beginner to advance, from bondage to pony play, from safety to edge play.

Kink and BDSM Communities

  • Edmonton O Society: Provides social and educational opportunities for individuals interested in erotic BDSM. They hold monthly Munches (meet 'n' lunch) for interested individuals to meet one another and network in an open and inclusive setting, as well as various workshops and events throughout the year.
  • Lupercalia: Held in Edmonton, Lupercalia is an annual weekend-long festival/celebration of the ancient Roman festival of the same name. It is a weekend of "Fetish and Fun", featuring keynote speakers, interactive workshops, a vendor marketplace, dinners, play parties and social events for adults interested in erotic BDSM and alternative lifestyles. A safe place for individuals to share information, practice old skills, and acquire new ones.
  • Kink Academy: You’ve grown up, and so should your sex ed! Blogs, expert advice, and videos for adventurous, consenting adults. Whether you’re new to kink or an experienced player, there’s something for everyone to learn.
  • Vice News: This alternative lifestyle site features articles, news, and product reviews for vice interests including bondage, BDSM, and fetish. Also features event listings for fetish events in Calgary and throughout Canada.
  • FetLife: Similar to Facebook, but for kinky people, FetLife is an online social network for individuals to meet and share information with others in bondage, BDSM, and fetish communities. A really good resource for people looking to explore kinks without judgment and to learn about the whole spectrum of alternative sexualities.
  • Kink Kamp: This venue provides the perfect opportunity for men of all sexual orientations to bond in the brotherhood of shared leather experience. Kink Kamp is a place for men run by men.
  • Leather Leadership Conference: The LLC is an organization dedicated to strengthening the Leather/BDSM/Kink/Fetish community through the development of the leadership skills of community members and fostering a greater sense of connection between and within community groups.
  • Alberta Society for Kink: Online group for the purpose of bringing people within the fetish community together socially.