'DomCon' BDSM Convention Coming to Los Angeles

LOS ANGELES — Dubbed "the world's fair of female domination and BDSM," DomCon is coming to the Los Angeles Hilton LAX May 14-18, 2014.

The organizers said BDSM professionals from around the world will attend the event that covers the spectrum of lifestyle BDSM to professional concerns of running a female domination oriented business.

DomCon LA starts on May 14 with business seminars and programs for professional Dommes and as the weekend progresses, expands as an exposition for the BDSM community worldwide.

Seminar topics include financial planning, legal matters, avoiding infectious diseases and ways to verify safe clients. On May 15 the convention officially opens to all fetish and BDSM enthusiasts, with a red carpet party to kick off the festivities. On May 16 the vendor floor opens featuring bondage furniture and fetish gear, crafted by experts from across the country.

Organizzers said there will be more than 50 classes and demonstrations ranging from the basics to advanced sexual adventures including erotic piercing, electric stimulation and fire play. Parties and celebrations are aslo on tap including the crowning of Mr. and Mrs. Olympus Leather, human pet show contests, a cross-dresser's pageant and the Mistress Tea party.

A shuttle from the host hotel to Sanctuary LAX will be avialble May 16 and 17 for the official play parties and Fetish Ball, where guests can dress, undress and impress. This year's Mistresses of Ceremonies are Princess Kali of San Francisco, Mistress Absolute of London, England and Mistress Shae Flanigan of Los Angeles. Special guests of honor include Mistress Ashley Reigns, Mistress Miranda and Mistress Isabella Sinclaire, owner of Gwen Media.

The Los Angeles Hilton LAX is located at 5711 West Century Blvd. For more details on the event, visit DomConLA.com.