Exotica Detroit 3 Revs Up

Joanne Cachapero
DETROIT — Erotic expo Exotica Detroit 3 will be hosted by well-known fetish model Emily Marilyn, and features vendors, seminars, fashion shows and music. The show will be held April 25-27, at Detroit’s Leland Hotel.

For those interested in fetish and adult products, consumers will be able to browse vendors’ booths offering a wide array of gear, including dungeon fixtures and furniture, fetish wear and adult novelties.

Seminars will also take place throughout the four-day event, covering topics like “Liquid Latex,” “Piercing Basics,” “Belly Dancing,” “Tantra” and “Overcoming Sexual Hangups,” among others.

Saturday and Sunday will feature an erotic photography shoot organized by the Detroit Arts Collaborative and hosted by local erotic artist DVS.

Friday night festivities will kick off with a dance event to be held in the hotel’s City Club. An erotic and fetish fashion show will presented, and six DJs will spin throughout the evening. Detroit’s own Chaos Production will take the main stage and perform various kink demonstrations, as well.

The Erotic Masquerade Ball will take place on Saturday night and highlight live performances by Emily Marilyn, Miss Pussy Kat Burlesque, Chaos Productions, Pain Tribe and Noir Halo, among others. VIP rooms at the Ball will be hosted by models Vivian Ireene Pierce and Evelyn Rose, and will feature several special performances, as well as nude buffet girls.

Rooms reserved for the Exotica Detroit 3 show have been sold out, and event organizers advise interested parties to visit the event website for further information and recommendations for alternate accommodations.