Descriptions | Schedule

Descriptions | Schedule

Descriptions | Schedule

Descriptions | Schedule

Descriptions | Schedule

Descriptions | Schedule

Descriptions | Schedule


Scheduled Activities

This is the schedule for 2016.

   
Thursday, April 27th, 2017
Thursday Dining HallThe main dining hall, where artists hang out. OutdoorsOutdoor events, including off-site events. RegistrationRegistration Building TabernacleThe tabernacle is the main performance venue.
Located next to the dining hall, it has a stage
and seating.
Tent 1Tent 1 (Between Tabernacle and Dining Hall) Tent 2Tent 2 (Far side of the Dining Hall) Tent 3Tent 3 (Near Entrance to the Camp)
3:00PMArrival
Unpack TruckDo not arrive before 3:00 PM! You will not have access to the group camp!

All hands on deck to begin unloading the truck and begin setup of tents.
4:00PMRegistration
SetupSetup for registration and concessions.
A/V
SetupSetup of the A/V system, lighting and sound. Volunteers needed!
Tent SetupSetup of the Tent. All help appreciated!
5:00PMTent
SetupSetup of the tent. All help appreciated!
6:00PMAir brush Art Tent
SetupSetup of the Tent. All Help Appreciated.
Registration
OpenRegistration open (through the end of dinner).
7:00PMCampfire
LightingThe campfire will be started at this time, and go the whole weekend. Those willing to help gather and cut firewood, please come help!
8:00PMStaff MeetingThe madness will be starting soon. Please show up so you can be filled in on any last minute details. Staff only, likely meeting in the kitchen. If you are staff, please make an effort to attend.
9:00PMMovie Night
10:00PM
Drum
CircleDrumming and dancing by the campfire for those wishing to participate!
11:00PM
12:00AMMidnight
HowlMidnight Howl by the Campfire!
Friday, April 28th, 2017
Friday Dining HallThe main dining hall, where artists hang out. OutdoorsOutdoor events, including off-site events. RegistrationRegistration Building TabernacleThe tabernacle is the main performance venue.
Located next to the dining hall, it has a stage
and seating.
Tent 1Tent 1 (Between Tabernacle and Dining Hall) Tent 2Tent 2 (Far side of the Dining Hall) Tent 3Tent 3 (Near Entrance to the Camp)
9:00AMBreakfast Reg
OpenRegistration open (through lunch). Come by and register.
10:00AMBoffer Weapons
FightingPractice fighting with boffer weapons! Open to all!
So You Want to
Be a contractorTBA
11:00AM
12:00PMRegistration ClosedReg Closed for Lunch Furry Drama
Show CastingIf you want to be in the Variety show, you need to make at least it here at some point!
Staff Meeting
1:00PMLunch GeocachingThis will be a quick intro to the Geocaching event that will be running all weekend for the outdoors! Solve clues and hunt down the caches for the contest at the end. Jewelry Making- learn how to wire wrap crystals into fun pieces of jewelry.
2:00PMRegistration
OpenRegistration hours for Friday.
Opening
SetupSetup for Opening Ceremonies.
Gun SafetyYou have to attend Gun Safety in order to participate in the firing range, in conjunction with filling out a Firearm responsibility form, this is for your safety and the safety of your fellow attendees. My Life As A
Big Blue DragonCome and hear the tales of Karasaz as he talks about his adventures in fursuiting and life, shares advice on suit building and care, tips on suiting, and general adventures and shenaniganss.
Registration Closed Opening
CeremoniesWelcome to Wild Nights!
3:00PM
4:00PMArchery
SetupSetup of the archery net and hay bales as targets.
Registration
Open
GOH Meet
and GreetMeet the Guests of Honor for Wild Nights!
Drama Show
RehearsalsTryouts for Furry Drama Show acts, and rehearsals.
5:00PMArcheryArchery practice and instruction. It will be available on Saturday as well Drunkards and
Dragons (18+)Grab a Drink and a D20. And help the Staff of Wild Nights Finish that Dungeons and Dragons Campaign we have been trying to finish playing since 2008. So get ready for an adventure in drinking. Grab a fist full of dollars to help the DM or your favorite player to raise money for our charity!
6:00PMTalisman
Charity Event This event will be hosted by Wolf 2 Tails
7:00PMDinner Registration
ClosedReg is Closed for the night please come back in the Morning
Improv tailsThe improv show that always duplicates but never imitates, hosted by Ipequey and Pan Pan
8:00PM
Tracer's Poor
Life Decisions!What do you do to attract a raccoon? Well, we've learned that with a microphone, stage, audience, and a little bit of wine, we can tempt a funny raccoon named Tracer onto the stage for an evening of stories and gut busting laughter! So help us set the trap and stick around for a fantastic evening of fun! This show is strictly 18+ only.
9:00PM
10:00PMBardic
CircleJoin us around the campfire for drumming, strumming, and singing! Anyone's welcome to perform, sing along, or just listen and hang out.
Dance SetupSetup for the dances. Air Brush ArtCome learn form Nash the art of air brush art! WerewolfThis event is held every day. A Fun Party game for six to thirty people. In what was a peaceful village, someone is murdered by werewolves every night. You must decide which of you it is, and remove them. The game continues until all the werewolves are caught - or until all the villagers are gone.
DanceFriday night dance, hosted by our DJ's.
11:00PM
12:00AMMidnight
HowlMidnight Howl near the campfire!
1:00AM
Saturday, April 29th, 2017
Saturday Dining HallThe main dining hall, where artists hang out. OutdoorsOutdoor events, including off-site events. RegistrationRegistration Building TabernacleThe tabernacle is the main performance venue.
Located next to the dining hall, it has a stage
and seating.
Tent 1Tent 1 (Between Tabernacle and Dining Hall) Tent 2Tent 2 (Far side of the Dining Hall) Tent 3Tent 3 (Near Entrance to the Camp)
8:00AMGun Range
(Offsite)You have to attend the Gun Safety course in order to participate in the firing range, in conjunction with filling out a Firearm responsibility form, this is for your safety and the safety of your fellow attendees. Everyone will be gathering at Tent two to head out to the range.
9:00AMBreakfast Registration OpenRegistration will be open from 9:00 AM until just after lunch. After that time, registration will be opened only on an as-needed basis.
10:00AMArcheryArchery practice and teaching. Will be available throughout the day to practice for tournament.
11:00AMSafari's
SanctuaryA guided tour with slideshow by representatives of Safari's Sanctuary. See some of the many animals we are helping!
Fursuit ParadeMeet in Tent 2 and get prepared to strut your stuff! A fursuit parade that is lead by our Suiter Guest of Honor, Karasaz. then we gather for a group suit picture!
12:00PMArtist's LoungeBring your sketchbook and hang out and draw, share ideas along with what you're working on, or just come and join in and relax! Fursuit KickballJoin us on the baseball field for a round of Fursuit Kickball. Harken back to childhood with a game of kickball! Modified so that our furry friends can get involved, this will be an event you don’t want to miss. Both suiters and non are welcome to play Registration ClosedOur staff needs lunch too! Drama Show
RehearsalRehearsals and tryouts for the Furry Drama Show. You must attend one of these for your act to be included in the Drama Show!
Soap Making 101This is a basic class on soap making, from supplies need to start to tips and tricks to keep the process from failing. Each person in attendance will receive a few guides, a 2oz bar of soap and references to make you a successful soap maker.
1:00PMLunch Registration
Open
Furry Retreat
Meet and GreetHave you heard about Wild night’s little sister event, Furry Retreat? Well, now is your chance! Come and join for some laughs and learn about what goes on there, how to get involved, and when to save the date for a weekend of rest and relaxation with friends.
Gun SafetyYou have to attend Gun Safety in order to participate in the firing range, in conjunction with filling out a Firearm responsibility form, this is for your safety and the safety of your fellow attendees. Leather
WorkshopThis is a free and paid for event. Those who have paid will be given more material to build more interesting. Those who haven't will have the opportunity to learn about leather working.
2:00PMPredator and
PreyThe most insane game of Furry Tag ever! Loads of fun!
Thrown
WeaponsAxe and knife throwing at wooden targets. Come learn and play.
Your Work in PrintAre you an artist or writer? Someone who wants to see their work printed? If so, learn what you need to do. We print con books, novels, and other printed media. We can help you with questions you might have and steer you in the right direction! Staff Meeting
3:00PMOpen Mic Comedy
(PG-PG 13)Knock-knock!
Who's there?
It's Tracer! come and try your hand at stand up and see if we can't get the crowd a roaring!
4:00PMSoup DinnerSoups will be served outdoors (next to the kitchen).
5:00PMGOH Meal
SetupSetup for the GOH Meal. The Dining Hall will be unavailable for artists during this time.
Boffer Weapons
FightingGet introduced to fighting with boffer weapons! Open to all!
A not so radio
play (+18)Be a part of something new and possibly horrible!
Come join in on the fun as an onlooker, or take on a role as Fluff, Staffer, or any of the other many characters in this bizarre series.
This is a strictly 18+ event.
6:00PMGOH MealA special gourmet meal for the Supersponsors, staff, and Guests of Honor, prepared by Jamie Neon. The dining hall will be unavailable to artists for this period. Registration
Closed
7:00PM
Corsi Live!!Do you like Music? Sure you do! Do you like to laugh? i'll bet my bottom dollar! Join Corsi as he entertains us with his musical ballads and entertainment. Something that you definitely don't want to miss! This show is strictly 18+ only
8:00PM
9:00PMBeer tasting 101A panel for fans of beer, and those curious about it. Come and learn about what goes into making beer, what effects the flavor, what hopsh means, and see if you can pick up on the subtle flavors of the drinks. All are welcome, must be over 21 to partake.
Dance SetupSetup of the Tabernacle for the dances.
10:00PMDanceSaturday Night Fever! WerewolfThis event is held every day. A Fun Party game for six to thirty people. In what was a peaceful village, someone is murdered by werewolves every night. You must decide which of you it is, and remove them. The game continues until all the werewolves are caught - or until all the villagers are gone.
11:00PMDrum
CircleDrumming and dancing by the campfire for those wishing to participate! May go on through the Midnight Howl as long as there is interest.
12:00AMMidnight
HowlMidnight howl near the campfire!
1:00AM
Sunday, April 30th, 2017
Sunday Dining HallThe main dining hall, where artists hang out. OutdoorsOutdoor events, including off-site events. RegistrationRegistration Building TabernacleThe tabernacle is the main performance venue.
Located next to the dining hall, it has a stage
and seating.
Tent 1Tent 1 (Between Tabernacle and Dining Hall) Tent 2Tent 2 (Far side of the Dining Hall) Tent 3Tent 3 (Near Entrance to the Camp)
8:00AMGun Range
(Offsite)You have to attend the Gun Safety course in order to participate in the firing range, in conjunction with filling out a Firearm responsibility form, this is for your safety and the safety of your fellow attendees. Everyone will be gathering at Tent two to head out to the range.
Registration
9:00AM
Christian Furs
Church Service
10:00AMBreakfast Robber Cave
Memorial HikeFun filled hike into the mountains of Robbers Cave and spend a relaxing time to remember.
Antique Iron fur meet
Cookies!!! &
Baking them!Learn how to make The magical cookies.
11:00AMSo you like Junk
12:00PMRegistration Closed Charity AuctionThis year folks the Fursuiter Auction will also be part of the Main Auction.
1:00PMLunch Archery
TournamentArchery tournament! Come join in the fun!
2:00PMDrama Show
Setup
It's a solar PanelIntroduction to solar panels, electrical theory behind making your own, and what to look for when purchasing. Clothes SwapBring your older and slightly used clothes and trade with other furries to freshen up you old wardrobe.
3:00PMFurry Drama
ShowCome see our performers, because they like to hear their roar. Come on down, be a part of the audience and if you dare, beg them for more.
4:00PMBoffer Weapons
TourneyFight in the boffer weapon tournament!
5:00PMClosing
CeremoniesThe final presentation event of Wild Nights. Awards to be given and thanks, as well as information about the event.
6:00PMDinner
Archery
TeardownTeardown of the archery field. Volunteers Needed for teardown of the archery net and moving haybales.
Feedback
RecruitmentFeedback on what worked and what didn't, as well as recruitment for staff and volunteers for next year!
7:00PM
MESA MeetingBy attending Wild Nights, you are a member of MESA, the Missouri Exotic Species Arts Association. Meet up with your ideas at the business meeting and have a say in what goes on going forward!
8:00PM
9:00PMDance
10:00PM
11:00PM
12:00AMMidnight
HowlMidnight Howl by the campfire. Come release your inner animal!
Monday, May 1st, 2017
Monday Dining HallThe main dining hall, where artists hang out. OutdoorsOutdoor events, including off-site events. RegistrationRegistration Building TabernacleThe tabernacle is the main performance venue.
Located next to the dining hall, it has a stage
and seating.
Tent 1Tent 1 (Between Tabernacle and Dining Hall) Tent 2Tent 2 (Far side of the Dining Hall) Tent 3Tent 3 (Near Entrance to the Camp)
9:00AMBreakfast Registration
Teardown
A/V
TeardownTeardown of the A/V rig and loading into the truck. Anyone who can stay and help is appreciated!
10:00AMTent
TeardownTeardown and packing of the tent.
11:00AMKitchen
Cleanup/
TeardownKitchen teardown/cleanup. We will leave enough equipment handy to feed those who stay.
Tent
TeardownTeardown and packing of Tent 2
12:00PMTent
TeardownTeardown and packing of Tent 3.
1:00PMCampfire
CleanupExtinguish the campfire and clean up the site.
2:00PM
3:00PMKitchen
Cleanup/
TeardownContinue cleanup/packing of kitchen, leaving what's needed to do final prep.
Cave HikeAnother trip up to the cave for those who missed it.
4:00PM
5:00PMThrown
WeaponsThrown weapons to relax after a hard day doing teardown. We'll start this after all the work needed for the day is finished.
6:00PM
7:00PM
8:00PMStoriesHang out and chat, and tell stories with those who remain.
9:00PM
10:00PM
Tuesday, May 2nd, 2017
Tuesday Dining HallThe main dining hall, where artists hang out. OutdoorsOutdoor events, including off-site events. RegistrationRegistration Building TabernacleThe tabernacle is the main performance venue.
Located next to the dining hall, it has a stage
and seating.
Tent 1Tent 1 (Between Tabernacle and Dining Hall) Tent 2Tent 2 (Far side of the Dining Hall) Tent 3Tent 3 (Near Entrance to the Camp)
9:00AMBreakfastFinal meal of what's left over for those who're remaining to clean up!
10:00AMKitchen
Cleanup/
TeardownFinal cleanup/packing of the kitchen.
Campsite
CleanupFinal Cleanup of the Campsite. Check all the cabins to ensure they are cleaned out. Clean up the bathrooms and ensure everything is ready for the ranger's inspection.
11:00AM
12:00PMDepartureDepart and check out from the campsite.

Categories
GeneralGeneral Interest Events
PerformancePerformance Events featuring some of our talented artists, musicians, actors, and fursuiters!
MealsMeals
OutdoorOutdoor Activities
CombatCombative arts to participate in and enjoy!
FursuitFursuit and related events
ArtArt-Track Related Events
SpirtualitySpirituality events.
Writing TrackWriting Track
PanelsGeneral interest panels not fitting other categories.
WorkshopsWorkshops -- come join in and make things. Check the event description for any costs.
SetupSetup and teardown for events and convention.