Loading…
This event has ended. View the official site or create your own event → Check it out
This event has ended. Create your own
View analytic

Sign up or log in to bookmark your favorites and sync them to your phone or calendar.

Thursday, March 16
 

6:00pm

Registration
  • ID is absolutely necessary and it must be government issued, valid, and it must include your photo, date of birth, and full name.
  • If you're registering at-the-door, enter your information on your cell phone or one of our computer terminals.
  • Join the appropriate line when you arrive. Lines are separated by VIP (Supersponsor and Sponsor, primarily), pre-registered, or at-door.

Thursday March 16, 2017 6:00pm - 10:00pm
Pier 2
 
Friday, March 17
 

9:00am

Registration
  • ID is absolutely necessary and it must be government issued, valid, and it must include your photo, date of birth, and full name.
  • If you're registering at-the-door, enter your information on your cell phone or one of our computer terminals.
  • Join the appropriate line when you arrive. Lines are separated by VIP (Supersponsor and Sponsor, primarily), pre-registered, or at-door.

Friday March 17, 2017 9:00am - 6:00pm
Pier 2

9:00am

Con Ops
Friday March 17, 2017 9:00am - Saturday March 18, 2017 12:00am
Coat Check

9:00am

Headless Lounge
All you Rockin' Fursuiters! Come cool off and get refreshed in the Headless Lounge! Water, fans, and a great escape from the camera toting 'not so fluffy' ones! 

Friday March 17, 2017 9:00am - Saturday March 18, 2017 2:00am
Queens Quay

9:00am

Lounge
The Lounge brings together a lot of things you love, and then some!

Combining our Video Game and Board Game rooms and seating space (ie the Zoo) into a common Lounge, we're also incorporating our Artist's Alley into a great big room! This room also features our Grab and Go Café (where you can use your Sponsor / Supersponsor Tokens!).

Hang out with new friends and old, and have some fun! 

Friday March 17, 2017 9:00am - Saturday March 18, 2017 2:00am
Metro Centre

11:00am

Opening Ceremonies

Welcome To The Jungle! Join us as we present you with a tremendous opening show, introducing our guests, and giving you a taste of the performances and activities that will grace our stages over the next three days!

This event will be livestreamed - you can view the event here during its runtime: http://www.furnalequinox.com/stream/ 


Panelists

Friday March 17, 2017 11:00am - 12:00pm
Metro East

12:00pm

Dealers Den - Supersponsors
Supersponsors get into the Dealer's Den early! Check out the Dealer's Den before the rest of the convention!

Look at our Dealer's Den map here!

Friday March 17, 2017 12:00pm - 12:30pm
Metro West

12:00pm

Café
Purchase some snacks and drinks at the fantastic Cash Bar provided to us by our hotel! Cash or tokens, come enjoy.

Friday March 17, 2017 12:00pm - 4:00pm
Metro Centre

12:00pm

Art Show
Friday March 17, 2017 12:00pm - 6:00pm
Metro West

12:15pm

Fursuit Electronics - A Practical Guide
A step-by-step practical guide on how to make LED and fan circuits for a fursuit head. Want to learn how to build these two circuits without all the theory behind it? Come in! (there will be a bit of theory to ensure safety -.v.-) . No prior experience in electronics required.

Panelists

Friday March 17, 2017 12:15pm - 1:15pm
Bay

12:15pm

Babyfurs Meet 'n' Greet
The tradition continues! Babyfurs, littlefurs, caregivers and their friends alike are invited to join our annual friendly get-together. Reconnect with old friends while meeting new friends and enjoy some cub-friendly activities. As always, cookies, gummies and juice will be served!

Co-Panelist
Panelists

Friday March 17, 2017 12:15pm - 1:15pm
Richmond

12:30pm

Dealers Den
Come visit our Dealer's Den, full of awesome artists and creators and talented folks who will sell you awesome things!

Look at our Dealer's Den map here!

Friday March 17, 2017 12:30pm - 6:00pm
Metro West

1:30pm

Tour De Fur
Welcome to Downtown Toronto! First time here? Take a walking tour of Toronto's waterfront and south core; find many of the attractions and restaurants just outside FE. Fursuit friendly, with photo opportunities.

The Tour will meet in Frontenac.

Panelists

Friday March 17, 2017 1:30pm - 3:30pm
Frontenac

1:45pm

NERF Sharp Shootout
Think you've got what it takes to be this year's 'NERF Sharpest Shooter'? Test your targeting skills against other NERF shooters to score the highest points and take the award! Choose your competition track carefully! 1: Centurion Shooter (competitors will shoot a provided NERF Centurion) 2: Freestyle Shooter (You may bring your own weapon to shoot.)

Panelists
avatar for Shujin Tribble

Shujin Tribble

Find the headband. Hug the headband. YOU KNOW YOU WANT TO! (Ask me about my friend, Icarus'.)


Friday March 17, 2017 1:45pm - 2:45pm
Richmond

2:00pm

Dance Competition Preliminaries
If you've always wanted to try out the Fursuit Dance Competition, now's your opportunity! All competitors must attend this event, and you can sign up at-the-panel all the way up to panel start time. All competitors arrive at least 15 minutes early (especially for sign-ups) - make sure you've submitted your music, or brought your own!

Panelists
avatar for Ronnie

Ronnie

Head of Public Relations & Publicity, Furnal Equinox
Toronto's resident noodle-dragon! I take care of anything public-facing or media-related during the con, including social media and announcements. I also take care of various panels, and talk too much for my own good!


Friday March 17, 2017 2:00pm - 3:30pm
Metro East

3:00pm

CANCELLED: Everything you Need to Know to Make Good Music (in 22 minutes)

CANCELLED: For producers, songwriters, DJs, composers and hobbyists: learn everything you need to know to make good music by looking closely at seven songs, from two collections, by the same person, totalling 22 minutes of music. Potoroo will show you what makes the tracks so useful to anyone involved in music, the tricks we can take away, and how it applies to every format and genre.


Panelists

Friday March 17, 2017 3:00pm - 4:30pm
Bay

3:30pm

Fursuiting 101
Are you new to fursuiting? Are you new to conventions and interacting with fursuits? Come learn the basics of fursuiting and fursuit interaction here!

Panelists

Friday March 17, 2017 3:30pm - 4:30pm
Yonge

4:30pm

Photobooth
Friday March 17, 2017 4:30pm - 6:30pm
Metro Centre

4:30pm

Masquerade Rehearsals

Every rock star needs a sound check. This closed session is for participants of the Masquerade to tune their instrument and warm up their vocals.


Panelists

Friday March 17, 2017 4:30pm - 7:30pm
Metro East

4:45pm

Audio/Video Creators Social
Calling all YouTubers, Vine-stars, Podcasters, Writers, Performers, Editors, Producers, Musicians, Graphic Designers: come and meet like-minded people at this networking event focused on digital creators within the fandom. Meet, share your experience, collaborate! Hosted by the creators of the YouTube show "Culturally F'd", light snacks will be provided.

Co-Panelist
Panelists

Friday March 17, 2017 4:45pm - 6:15pm
Richmond

5:00pm

The Business of Art
In this panel, drawing artist Kanthara and jeweler Silver Dragon discuss how to price the original art and custom pieces an artisan produces, as well as pricing merchandise like prints, shirts and mass produced pieces. Everyone is welcome to this panel, from art makers to customers who want to understand how prices are set. This is the first of two panels on how to run your art making profitably. 

Co-Panelist
Panelists

Friday March 17, 2017 5:00pm - 6:00pm
Bay

5:00pm

Your First Con, Eh?
Is this your first time at a furry convention? Wondering what this madness is all about, and how to enjoy it? Join Furnal Equinox's resident noodle-dragon, Ronnie, as he goes over all the important questions of furry conventions - and answers your questions, too!

Panelists
avatar for Ronnie

Ronnie

Head of Public Relations & Publicity, Furnal Equinox
Toronto's resident noodle-dragon! I take care of anything public-facing or media-related during the con, including social media and announcements. I also take care of various panels, and talk too much for my own good!


Friday March 17, 2017 5:00pm - 6:00pm
Wellington

6:00pm

Meet the GOHs
Join us in welcoming our GOHs to Furnal Equinox! Listen to their stories, ask them questions, get to know these fantastic individuals we are honouring at this year's event as we Rock the Fandom!

Panelists
avatar for Beetlecat

Beetlecat

Artist, Beetlecat Originals
avatar for Pepper Coyote

Pepper Coyote

I'm Peppercoyote | I'm musically known as Look Left. | If you wanna hear my stuff before the show, to go www.lookleft.us/album/transition


Friday March 17, 2017 6:00pm - 7:00pm
Wellington

6:00pm

Registration
  • ID is absolutely necessary and it must be government issued, valid, and it must include your photo, date of birth, and full name.
  • If you're registering at-the-door, enter your information on your cell phone or one of our computer terminals.
  • Join the appropriate line when you arrive. Lines are separated by VIP (Supersponsor and Sponsor, primarily), pre-registered, or at-door.

Friday March 17, 2017 6:00pm - 11:00pm
Upper Foyer

7:00pm

Uncle Kage's Story Hour
An old guy gets on stage and tells funny stories. Watch as the fandom's most iconic storyteller shares his life and adventures in a labcoat!

Panelists

Friday March 17, 2017 7:00pm - 8:00pm
Frontenac

7:00pm

Tea Social
Want a place to rest your paws and meet with friends - old and new - over a nice warm cup of tea and deliciously crafted snacks? Come grab a chair stay awhile at the Tea Social! All are welcome! A variety of snacks and drinks are generously provided by volunteers!

Panelists

Friday March 17, 2017 7:00pm - 9:00pm
Richmond

7:30pm

Furry Feud
Remember that game show with Richard Dawson, Steve Harvey, and John O'Hurley? Let's put a furry twist on it. We hope you won't pass and decide to play this one!

Panelists
avatar for Huscoon

Huscoon

Director of Programming, IndyFurCon


Friday March 17, 2017 7:30pm - 8:30pm
Bay

8:00pm

Charity Hour
Join two old farts, Tien Long and Uncle Kage, as they perform and entertain for your money! All proceeds go towards Furnal Equinox's designated Charity, After The Track. The more money the audience donates...the funnier things get!

Panelists
avatar for Ronnie

Ronnie

Head of Public Relations & Publicity, Furnal Equinox
Toronto's resident noodle-dragon! I take care of anything public-facing or media-related during the con, including social media and announcements. I also take care of various panels, and talk too much for my own good!


Friday March 17, 2017 8:00pm - 9:00pm
Frontenac

9:00pm

Newfurs
New to the furry fandom? Want to make some friends? Just need some info on what our community is about? Have no fear, my furry friends, as this panel will answer your questions, give you all the information you need, and help you find friends in the fandom, both new and experienced!

Panelists

Friday March 17, 2017 9:00pm - 10:00pm
Wellington

9:00pm

9:00pm

Photobooth
Friday March 17, 2017 9:00pm - Saturday March 18, 2017 1:00am
Metro Centre

9:30pm

Cutthroat Artist
Direct from Fur-Eh!, Cutthroat Artist pits 4 artists against each other in a series of art challenges that they only have 10 minutes to complete. But, with sabotages that each contestant can bid on and unleash on their fellow competitors, who will be eliminated each round until a winner is crowned?

Panelists
avatar for Huscoon

Huscoon

Director of Programming, IndyFurCon


Friday March 17, 2017 9:30pm - 10:30pm
Bay

9:30pm

Furry Improv

Hiker and Dralen are back with Furry Improv! This is a very heavy audience participation panel, so expect to be called up on stage! Join the craziness as we put ourselves and our eager audience volunteers through the improvisational paces with favourite games like Faster Faster, Murder Chain Endowment, and Party Quirks. This panel is always high energy and hilarious. And always remember where your Zap! is going!



Friday March 17, 2017 9:30pm - 11:30pm
Frontenac

10:00pm

Dance - Gen - Electro House
DJs

Friday March 17, 2017 10:00pm - 11:00pm
Metro East

10:00pm

Fursuit Making 101
Ever wanted to make a fursuit but didn't know where to start? Well you are in luck, join Kale as he goes over the basics of fursuit making!

Panelists

Friday March 17, 2017 10:00pm - 11:30pm
Yonge

10:30pm

Furry Femme Shoot
Femme Character Suiters are invited to share some time together getting photos done together, as a group, twos and threes and solo. All you'll need to do is show up. CD's of the picture session will be freely available to all who took part after the Fursuit Parade at Shujin's DJ table.

Panelists
avatar for Shujin Tribble

Shujin Tribble

Find the headband. Hug the headband. YOU KNOW YOU WANT TO! (Ask me about my friend, Icarus'.)


Friday March 17, 2017 10:30pm - 11:00pm
Richmond

11:00pm

Dance - R.C. - Future Bass
DJs
avatar for R.C. Fox

R.C. Fox

Logistics and AV Staff, MidWest FurFest/FurReality


Friday March 17, 2017 11:00pm - Saturday March 18, 2017 12:00am
Metro East

12:00am

12:00am

A Puppy & Pet Play Primer [18+]

Haven't you always wanted a Puppy? Well c'mon out and join Sprocket D Husky as he shares with you a look into the fastest growing segment of a more adult nature, Puppy and Pet play. We'll offer a look into who we are, why we do what we do and why it's so much fun! We'll get you in touch with your inner Puppy (or even Pony), talk about the gear, and perhaps a fun interactive demo to round it off. Join us and you just might come away with a big smile and wagging tail yourself! [18+]


Panelists
avatar for Sprocket D Husky

Sprocket D Husky

Hey there! Sprocket here, your friendly neighborhood Curl. I'll be at Furnal Equinox to help with things like Registration, Our amazing Charity auction, and perhaps share a cool thing about Puppies and Pet Play folks on Friday! But mostly it will be hanging out with some of the best folks any fandom has to offer! Come join in the fun!


Saturday March 18, 2017 12:00am - 2:00am
Frontenac

1:00am

 
Saturday, March 18
 

9:00am

After the Track: Meet Their Rockstar Dogs
This panel is the best way for you all to meet the wonderful greyhounds we are supporting. Feel free to come in fursuit to interact with and take pictures with the dogs. Please ask the owners of the dogs before petting them. This panel will be all about interacting with the dogs and learning about the charity. Feel free to bring a pillow and pajamas and get ready for a snuggle party.

Co-Panelist
avatar for Flow

Flow

Meow meow weow reow mew mew meow!

Panelists
avatar for Sonya Matheson

Sonya Matheson

Co-Founder, After the Track Greyhound Adoption
After the Track is an active adoption group, always in need of foster and forever homes for retired racing greyhounds arriving from the U.S. We are based in Durham Region, but we adopt all over the Greater Toronto Area (GTA) and beyond. | | We have a team of committed volunteers who work together on events and fundraising to continue to support greyhound adoption, greyhound wellness research and advocacy groups. | | After the Track... Read More →


Saturday March 18, 2017 9:00am - 11:00am
Frontenac

9:00am

Registration
  • ID is absolutely necessary and it must be government issued, valid, and it must include your photo, date of birth, and full name.
  • If you're registering at-the-door, enter your information on your cell phone or one of our computer terminals.
  • Join the appropriate line when you arrive. Lines are separated by VIP (Supersponsor and Sponsor, primarily), pre-registered, or at-door.

Saturday March 18, 2017 9:00am - 10:00pm
Upper Foyer

9:00am

Con Ops
Saturday March 18, 2017 9:00am - Sunday March 19, 2017 12:00am
Coat Check

9:00am

Headless Lounge
All you Rockin' Fursuiters! Come cool off and get refreshed in the Headless Lounge! Water, fans, and a great escape from the camera toting 'not so fluffy' ones! 

Saturday March 18, 2017 9:00am - Sunday March 19, 2017 2:00am
Queens Quay

9:00am

Lounge
The Lounge brings together a lot of things you love, and then some!

Combining our Video Game and Board Game rooms and seating space (ie the Zoo) into a common Lounge, we're also incorporating our Artist's Alley into a great big room! This room also features our Grab and Go Café (where you can use your Sponsor / Supersponsor Tokens!).

Hang out with new friends and old, and have some fun! 

Saturday March 18, 2017 9:00am - Sunday March 19, 2017 2:00am
Metro Centre

10:00am

Dealers Den - Supersponsors
Supersponsors get into the Dealer's Den early! Check out the Dealer's Den before the rest of the convention!

Look at our Dealer's Den map here!

Saturday March 18, 2017 10:00am - 10:30am
Metro West

10:00am

Art Show
Saturday March 18, 2017 10:00am - 6:00pm
Metro West

10:30am

Rock 'n' Roll Jeopardy!
Three lucky rock fans will have a chance to prove themselves in this classic game of challenging questions and answers, based on the hit tv show! Play along from the audience on the big screen and see how you match up with the hardest of the hardcore in rock music trivia, but don't forget to phrase your response in the form of a question!

Panelists

Saturday March 18, 2017 10:30am - 11:30am
Bay

10:30am

Dealers Den
Come visit our Dealer's Den, full of awesome artists and creators and talented folks who will sell you awesome things!

Look at our Dealer's Den map here!

Saturday March 18, 2017 10:30am - 6:00pm
Metro West

11:00am

GOH Luncheon
For all of those rock lovers with backstage passes, we offer you a special time to sit down and enjoy a delicious meal. Our guests of honour are also invited to join in, kick back, and chat. This is our thanks to our loyal rock supporters!

This event is only for confirmed Supersponsors. 

Panelists
avatar for Beetlecat

Beetlecat

Artist, Beetlecat Originals
avatar for Pepper Coyote

Pepper Coyote

I'm Peppercoyote | I'm musically known as Look Left. | If you wanna hear my stuff before the show, to go www.lookleft.us/album/transition


Saturday March 18, 2017 11:00am - 12:00pm
Metro East

11:00am

Avian Extravaganza
Saturday March 18, 2017 11:00am - 12:00pm
Richmond

12:00pm

Fursuit Games
Join us for our annual Fursuit Games! Come out if you are a fursuiter and challenge your fellow fluffs in an all out challenge for the 1st place prize! Remember to keep safe and have fun.

Panelists

Saturday March 18, 2017 12:00pm - 1:00pm
Frontenac

12:00pm

Café
Purchase some snacks and drinks at the fantastic Cash Bar provided to us by our hotel! Cash or tokens, come enjoy.

Saturday March 18, 2017 12:00pm - 4:00pm
Metro Centre

1:00pm

Culturally F'd Live
Culturally F'd is the one-stop-shop on YouTube for all things Fur'd Up from ancient myth to Saturday morning cartoons to fursuit parades! For our 3rd year anniversary we will be shooting a live episode, screening fan favourites, and having an open forum discussion with the shows creators.

Panelists

Saturday March 18, 2017 1:00pm - 2:00pm
Bay

1:00pm

Plushie Making 101
Ever wanted to enter the world of plushie making? This panel is full of tips and tricks to introduce you to the plushie creating experience. Small take home kits will be available for $10.

Panelists

Saturday March 18, 2017 1:00pm - 2:00pm
Wellington

1:00pm

The Feline Conspiracy's 80's Bash
Enjoy music in the Lounge as Shujin Tribble records The Feline Conspiracy's Wed-Night 80's Bash for Second Life. Requests accepted from the 70's, 80's and 90's PLUS TV, Movie, Cartoon, and Video Game Themes from any era! And when the Fursuit Parade kicks off, you'll have some RAWK to go along with it!

Panelists
avatar for Shujin Tribble

Shujin Tribble

Find the headband. Hug the headband. YOU KNOW YOU WANT TO! (Ask me about my friend, Icarus'.)


Saturday March 18, 2017 1:00pm - 4:00pm
Foyer

2:00pm

Fursuit Parade
Join us for our annual Fursuit Parade! Whether you are a fursuiter looking to take part in the march, or an observer, you are sure to have a rocking time!

Panelists

Saturday March 18, 2017 2:00pm - 3:00pm
Frontenac

3:00pm

This Story Smells Amazing!
Populating the world with furry characters is a fun-for-all writers activity, but it isn't always easy. In addition to discussing how to find the right anthropomorphic creature for your perfect tale, we’ll work on all-important ways of ensuring that your character’s portrayal as a furred, fleshed or feathered one is both distinctive and memorable. Writing implements and an open mind are desired as we will be creatively brain-storming.

Panelists

Saturday March 18, 2017 3:00pm - 4:00pm
Wellington

3:00pm

Fox Hunt
Learn how to use radio direction finding techniques and put them to the test to find the "fox" transmitter roaming around the con! A stationary fox will also be deployed to help demonstrate the idea to beginners, as well as a moving fox to provide a challenge to both new and the experienced. Those with their own VHF/UHF receivers or scanners are recommended to bring those to use themselves or as part of a team, although no equipment or experience is necessary to participate.

Panelists
avatar for Rechner

Rechner

[ˈʀɛçnɐ] Open source furry. Voider of warranties. Radio fox.


Saturday March 18, 2017 3:00pm - 4:30pm
Richmond

3:00pm

Pepper Coyote feat. Xephyr
Join us for the musical talents of Pepper Coyote! Opening for Pepper is the awesome Xephyr! This is sure to be an absolute blast for all!

This event will be livestreamed - you can view the event here during its runtime: http://www.furnalequinox.com/stream/  

Panelists
avatar for Pepper Coyote

Pepper Coyote

I'm Peppercoyote | I'm musically known as Look Left. | If you wanna hear my stuff before the show, to go www.lookleft.us/album/transition


Saturday March 18, 2017 3:00pm - 5:00pm
Metro East

3:00pm

Photobooth
Saturday March 18, 2017 3:00pm - 7:00pm
Metro Centre

3:30pm

The Business of Art II
In this panel, drawing artist Kanthara and jeweler Silver Dragon explore strategies to sell your products, branding, and venues in which to promote and sell your work; they also discuss how a freelancer should approach accounting for their art business, what to keep track of when it comes to income taxes, and when and how to deal with sales taxes, based on their experience. Successful freelancers are welcome to share their own experience during this panel as well. This is the second of two panels on how to run your art making profitably. 

Co-Panelist
Panelists

Saturday March 18, 2017 3:30pm - 4:30pm
Bay

4:30pm

HamFurs: Meet & Greet

Discover the exciting world of amateur radio and learn about the hobby that brings people (and furries!), electronics, and communications together. Whether you're an Elmer or don't know where to get started, stop by and find out what HamFurs has to offer!


Panelists
avatar for Rechner

Rechner

[ˈʀɛçnɐ] Open source furry. Voider of warranties. Radio fox.


Saturday March 18, 2017 4:30pm - 5:30pm
Richmond

5:00pm

Why Political Engagement Matters

Politics! It's not as scary as it sometimes sounds, and doesn't have to be the raging fire that you see on Twitter! This will be a non-partisan panel discussion about why it's useful and important to be engaged in the political discussion. With topics ranging from the political compass to the Overton Window, hosts Dralen and Cyberwuff will show you how to get engaged and even get involved!



Saturday March 18, 2017 5:00pm - 6:00pm
Bay

5:30pm

Masquerade
Everyone loves a rock show! The Masquerade is no different. Costumes, music, skits and more! The best performers compete live to take home the title of Masquerade champion!

This event will be livestreamed - you can view the event here during its runtime: http://www.furnalequinox.com/stream/

Panelists

Saturday March 18, 2017 5:30pm - 7:30pm
Metro East

6:00pm

Convention Horror Stories
Have a funny, strange or scary experience from a convention that you want to share? Come join us to share a few good laughs as Convention Horror Stories returns for its third year!

Panelists

Saturday March 18, 2017 6:00pm - 7:00pm
Wellington

7:00pm

Fursuit Making 102
In Fursuit Making 102 we will go over the more advanced techniques and tools of the trade as we talk about things like casting, mold making and hand wefting.

Panelists

Saturday March 18, 2017 7:00pm - 8:30pm
Yonge

7:15pm

Stressfree Arting 101
This panel is for artists who deal with the daily stress of managing your art, your commissions and your business. We will discuss as a group and help each other with tips and tricks that will help ease the difficulties.

Panelists

Saturday March 18, 2017 7:15pm - 8:45pm
Wellington

7:30pm

FurScience! An IARP Furry Researcher's "Tail"
The purpose of the panel is to introduce members of the furry community to the International Anthropomorphic Research Project and our new brand, FurScience. We will cover the #JustLikeYou campaign, give a research talk, and spread the science of furries.

Panelists

Saturday March 18, 2017 7:30pm - 9:00pm
Bay

8:30pm

The T in LGBT
A social meet and great for furries who identify as transgender or non binary. A safe space for those who may be questioning their gender identity. Information will also be brought and there will be a Q&A.

Panelists

Saturday March 18, 2017 8:30pm - 9:30pm
Richmond

9:00pm

9:00pm

Life Drawing

Kanthara hosts and provides instruction for a two-hour long life drawing session, with several models of different body shapes. We will start with quick, 30 second poses to practice gesture, and move on to longer and longer poses, with a short block of instruction between the time blocks. Please bring your own drawing supplies as we will not provide any. Models will be decent, but with minimal clothing.


Panelists

Saturday March 18, 2017 9:00pm - 11:00pm
Yonge

9:00pm

Photobooth
Saturday March 18, 2017 9:00pm - Sunday March 19, 2017 1:00am
Metro Centre

9:30pm

How to Hire the Best
Long queues.  Demanding schedules.  Difficult competition.  Learn the secrets needed to make the best of the best notice you when you really want a piece from that special artist.  With an emphasis on fursuit commissions, you’ll learn how to hire the best with guidance from an experienced professional communicator.

Panelists

Saturday March 18, 2017 9:30pm - 10:30pm
Bay

10:00pm

Dance - Ronnie - Big Room
Furnal Equinox's resident noodledragon, Ronnie, will be bringing the hype to his very first DJ set, live on stage! You don't want to miss this; it'll be sure to make tails shake and fur fly! 

DJs
avatar for Ronnie

Ronnie

Head of Public Relations & Publicity, Furnal Equinox
Toronto's resident noodle-dragon! I take care of anything public-facing or media-related during the con, including social media and announcements. I also take care of various panels, and talk too much for my own good!


Saturday March 18, 2017 10:00pm - 11:00pm
Metro East

10:00pm

Pepper Coyote After Dark [18+]
Join us for a rockin' good time! A performance put on for Furnal Equinox's attendees by the awesome Pepper Coyote! It is sure to be a rockin' good time for everyone! [18+]

Panelists
avatar for Pepper Coyote

Pepper Coyote

I'm Peppercoyote | I'm musically known as Look Left. | If you wanna hear my stuff before the show, to go www.lookleft.us/album/transition


Saturday March 18, 2017 10:00pm - 11:30pm
Frontenac

11:00pm

Dance - Oddy - House
DJs

Saturday March 18, 2017 11:00pm - Sunday March 19, 2017 12:00am
Metro East

12:00am

12:00am

Midnight Howl
Come let out your inner animal in an ancient tribute to the power of the moon! Whether you're canine, feline, or anything else, let's go outside and howl, roar, squeak, and yell at that big white ball up in the sky!

Panelists

Sunday March 19, 2017 12:00am - 1:00am
Foyer

1:00am

 
Sunday, March 19
 

9:00am

Registration
  • ID is absolutely necessary and it must be government issued, valid, and it must include your photo, date of birth, and full name.
  • If you're registering at-the-door, enter your information on your cell phone or one of our computer terminals.
  • Join the appropriate line when you arrive. Lines are separated by VIP (Supersponsor and Sponsor, primarily), pre-registered, or at-door.

Sunday March 19, 2017 9:00am - 12:00pm
Upper Foyer

9:00am

Lounge
The Lounge brings together a lot of things you love, and then some!

Combining our Video Game and Board Game rooms and seating space (ie the Zoo) into a common Lounge, we're also incorporating our Artist's Alley into a great big room! This room also features our Grab and Go Café (where you can use your Sponsor / Supersponsor Tokens!).

Hang out with new friends and old, and have some fun! 

Sunday March 19, 2017 9:00am - 6:00pm
Metro Centre

9:00am

Con Ops
Sunday March 19, 2017 9:00am - 8:00pm
Coat Check

9:00am

Headless Lounge
All you Rockin' Fursuiters! Come cool off and get refreshed in the Headless Lounge! Water, fans, and a great escape from the camera toting 'not so fluffy' ones! 

Sunday March 19, 2017 9:00am - 11:00pm
Queens Quay

9:30am

How to Start your Webcomic

Do you have a webcomic idea you wanted to share with the world? Or do you want to do it to become popular? Curious on the tumultuous world of webcomic creation?

Having an idea is cool and all, but an idea will stay on your head if you don't get it out there! Come on board with the creator of "Starwarriors" and "Welcome to Furaffinity" and learn some things you should know before you even start working on your webcomic!

Panelists

Sunday March 19, 2017 9:30am - 10:30am
Bay

10:00am

Dealers Den - Supersponsors
Supersponsors get into the Dealer's Den early! Check out the Dealer's Den before the rest of the convention!

Look at our Dealer's Den map here!

Sunday March 19, 2017 10:00am - 10:30am
Metro West

10:00am

Ponies and the Nation of Friendship
Bronies and pegasisters are welcome to come and discuss the latest developments from the kingdom of Equestria. Will a new alliance be formalized between the new King of the Changelings and the four Princesses? Will Sunset Shimmer finally return home? Will the new film this fall be a chronicle of total epicness? Lots of topics will be up for open (and friendly) debate and be sure to stick around for pony door prizes!

Panelists

Sunday March 19, 2017 10:00am - 11:00am
Richmond

10:00am

To Absent Friends
On March 1st, 2017, Flonne/Metaluna passed away unexpectedly.  Treasured by many, this kind soul helped keep us safe as a member of Furnal Equinox's Security Team as well as CanFURence.  Nor is Flonne/Metaluna the only friend to have left us, and this panel is for any who would like to honour friends and loved ones no longer with us.  Come, share a story, and keep their memories alive.

Panelists

Sunday March 19, 2017 10:00am - 12:00pm
Yonge

10:00am

Art Show
Sunday March 19, 2017 10:00am - 2:00pm
Metro West

10:30am

Behind the Stitches with Beetlecat
Learn what goes into our costume creation from our Guest of Honour’s years of experience! Beetlecat leads you through the ins and outs of costume creation, as told through one of her costumes. Make sure to bring lots of questions, whether you’re an experienced crafter or new to building.

Panelists
avatar for Beetlecat

Beetlecat

Artist, Beetlecat Originals


Sunday March 19, 2017 10:30am - 11:30am
Wellington

10:30am

Dealers Den
Come visit our Dealer's Den, full of awesome artists and creators and talented folks who will sell you awesome things!

Look at our Dealer's Den map here!

Sunday March 19, 2017 10:30am - 5:00pm
Metro West

11:00am

See Pepper Coyote's Junk

See Pepper's Junk! Pepper will amaze you with all of the junk that he uses on stage to create his looping stupidity. Ask questions, see the equipment up close, even give it a try. Fun will be had and songs will be performed at this light-hearted musical panel, perfect for musicians, and performers alike.


Panelists
avatar for Pepper Coyote

Pepper Coyote

I'm Peppercoyote | I'm musically known as Look Left. | If you wanna hear my stuff before the show, to go www.lookleft.us/album/transition


Sunday March 19, 2017 11:00am - 11:30am
Bay

11:30am

Mustelid Social

Calling all slinks and woozles! This is a panel for all you weasels, ferrets, minks, martens, badgers, otters, wolverines, and other miscellaneous weasel types to come together, meet, chat and share egg!* Fans and pet owners are also welcome to come and discuss why we love these wonderful creatures so much!

*Egg will not be provided.

Panelists

Sunday March 19, 2017 11:30am - 12:00pm
Richmond

12:00pm

Dance Competition
You can't have the fandom's biggest concert without a dance-off, and Furnal Equinox's mosh-pit of dancers never cease to impress each year. Come and watch our competitors tear up the floor in our fifth annual Fursuit Dance Competition! Get there early for good seats!

This event will be livestreamed - you can view the event here during its runtime: http://www.furnalequinox.com/stream/  

Panelists
avatar for Ronnie

Ronnie

Head of Public Relations & Publicity, Furnal Equinox
Toronto's resident noodle-dragon! I take care of anything public-facing or media-related during the con, including social media and announcements. I also take care of various panels, and talk too much for my own good!


Sunday March 19, 2017 12:00pm - 2:00pm
Metro East

2:00pm

Photobooth
Sunday March 19, 2017 2:00pm - 5:00pm
Metro Centre

2:30pm

How to Survive as a Fandom Artist
How to survive as a fandom artist : A chat with Likeshine about life as a furry artist and tips on hanging in there. Questions encouraged!

Panelists

Sunday March 19, 2017 2:30pm - 3:00pm
Bay

3:00pm

Charity Auction
This is your chance to bid on some of the fabulous donated items provided in honor of the efforts of After The Track. All items are donated by attendees, staff, the Guests of Honor, and other furs interested in making a difference! Come join our auctioneers and get excited about helping out our charity!

Co-Panelist
avatar for Flow

Flow

Meow meow weow reow mew mew meow!
avatar for Sonya Matheson

Sonya Matheson

Co-Founder, After the Track Greyhound Adoption
After the Track is an active adoption group, always in need of foster and forever homes for retired racing greyhounds arriving from the U.S. We are based in Durham Region, but we adopt all over the Greater Toronto Area (GTA) and beyond. | | We have a team of committed volunteers who work together on events and fundraising to continue to support greyhound adoption, greyhound wellness research and advocacy groups. | | After the Track... Read More →

Panelists
avatar for Sprocket D Husky

Sprocket D Husky

Hey there! Sprocket here, your friendly neighborhood Curl. I'll be at Furnal Equinox to help with things like Registration, Our amazing Charity auction, and perhaps share a cool thing about Puppies and Pet Play folks on Friday! But mostly it will be hanging out with some of the best folks any fandom has to offer! Come join in the fun!


Sunday March 19, 2017 3:00pm - 5:00pm
Frontenac

3:30pm

Con Video Editing with ArcticSkyWolf
Ever wanted to know what goes into making a convention video? Want to improve on your video editing skills? Come by and watch ArcticSkyWolf present the process of how he edits convention videos from beginning to end! Topics will include folder/file organization, music selection, editing to the beat of the music and more! There will be a QA session at the end where more specific video editing questions can be asked. ArcticSkyWolf is a furry videographer and photographer based in Canada with over 2500+ subscribers on YouTube.

Sunday March 19, 2017 3:30pm - 4:30pm
Bay

4:45pm

Furnal Feedback

We want to hear about your experience at FE 2017 while the memory's still fresh! Come to our feedback panel and give our chair your feedback -- what you particularly enjoyed and what you want us to do again, and where we can improve.


Panelists

Sunday March 19, 2017 4:45pm - 5:45pm
Wellington

5:00pm

How to Make Beginner Balloon Animals!
Ever wondered how clowns can turn a tube of air into adorably magical shapes such as puppies, turtles and kitty cats? Wonder no longer! At this panel you will learn all the basics of balloon twisting, (how to make a dog, flower and sword)! Revel in awe as you use balloon-ception to turn a dog into a cat, giraffe, elephant, puppy, poodle and more. This panel will finish off with an epic sword fight! If you already own a balloon pump, please bring it along.

Panelists

Sunday March 19, 2017 5:00pm - 6:00pm
Bay

6:00pm

Closing Ceremonies

It's closing time; you don't have to go home, but you can't stay here, but that doesn't mean we can't give you a rockin' encore. Join us in thanking everyone that helped make Furnal Equinox possible, acknowledging our charity, and find out about our plans for next year!


Panelists

Sunday March 19, 2017 6:00pm - 7:00pm
Frontenac

8:00pm

Dead Dog Bash
Join us in putting a close to Furnal Equinox 2017: Rock the Fandom! Feli Lapinoir knows how to throw a bash, how else to best close off another amazing con!

Panelists

Sunday March 19, 2017 8:00pm - 11:00pm
Frontenac