Descriptions | Schedule

Descriptions | Schedule

Descriptions | Schedule

Descriptions | Schedule

Descriptions | Schedule

Descriptions | Schedule

Descriptions | Schedule


Scheduled Activities

This is the schedule for 2017, currently being adapted from last year.

   
Thursday, April 26th, 2018
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 The Battle Against DepressionEveryone at some point battles depression. What has worked for some may also work for others. come discuss the challenges of depression and how we get through it. This is a round table for others to contribute to. 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: MST3K styleLet's start off the weekend with a classic and some laughter. Our staff has found some 'fried gold' to watch adn commentate on.
10:00PM
Drum
CircleDrumming and dancing by the campfire for those wishing to participate!
11:00PM
12:00AMMidnight
HowlMidnight Howl near the campfire!
Friday, April 27th, 2018
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.
10:00AMArtist'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! Boffer Weapons
FightingPractice fighting with boffer weapons! Open to all! Will be happening all throughout the day.
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.
Registration
OpenRegistration hours for Friday.
2:00PMOpening
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.
Registration Closed Opening
CeremoniesWelcome to Wild Nights! Horse Back Raffle tickets on sale before Opening!
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 Improv tailsThe improv show that always duplicates but never imitates.
6:00PMTalisman
Charity Event This event will be hosted by Wolf 2 Tails
Drunkards and
Dragons 2 (18+)Come join us as we try to finish the DND game that never seems to end with special guest this year Fox and Pepper so come join the fun for charity! MC: Bittergrim and Pan Pan
More Fun in FursuitingThere are many ways to continue to enjoy fursuiting. Many fursuiters burn out after a short time. this is how to keep the magic of fursuiting going so it can stay fun for you!
7:00PMDinner Registration
ClosedReg is Closed for the night please come back in the Morning
8:00PMNight Time Fursuit Parade!Bring your votives and flashlights to the front of the GoH cabin for a night time fursuit parade! We will have a moment of silence for all our lost friends and family over the past years, then begin our fursuit parade with merriment and joy to celebrate their lives! WE will do one lap around the circle then make our way to the tabernacle at the end for group pictures! Dance SetupSetup for the dances.
Wild Nights Anniversary BallCome and dance the night away. Dress up or dress down, but make sure not to miss out on a special dance to celebrate our anniversary. With classic and modern waltzes, various dance music, and lights that can only be created from the talents of our DJ, ewhisk yourself away for a whimsical evening.
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.
WerewolfCam you survive the night? Join Ilari and try to survive the night while finding the werewolves that are attacking the town! Air Brush ArtCome learn form Nash the art of air brush art!
DanceFriday night dance, hosted by our DJ's.
11:00PM
12:00AMMidnight
HowlMidnight Howl by the Campfire!
1:00AM
Saturday, April 28th, 2018
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)
9:00AMhorse back rideCurrent plan is to be out at the stables by about 9:30 Saturday morning, we will meet at the Mess Hall at 9:00 A.M. and depart at 9:15 A.M. The total cost of the ride will be $47.70. I will still be raffling tickets for a free ride, tickets will still cost $2.00 each, and will be available at the time of online registration. The drawing will be held Friday evening, just before the main event for that evening in the Tabernacle. Breakfast 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.
10:00AMArtist'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! Please note that the Mess hall will shut down at 5:00pm to prep for and have the GoH meal, then reopen afterwards. ArcheryArchery 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!
12:00PMRegistration 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. Staff Meeting
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!
Drag away for charity (18+)Come join the Staff and others as they put on there best outfits to raise money for Charity!
3:00PM
4:00PMSoup DinnerSoups will be served outdoors (next to the kitchen).
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.
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!
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
8:00PMPepper &Fox put on a show! Have a seat and prepare for a fantastic time as Fox Amore and Pepper Coyote but on an unforgetable performance!
artist's LoungeCome and join the fun! Sit down, sketch, and enjoy the companionship of others.
9:00PM
Dance SetupSetup of the Tabernacle for the dances. Beer 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.
10:00PMDanceSaturday Night Fever!
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 29th, 2018
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
9:00AMRobber Cave
Memorial HikeFun filled hike into the mountains of Robbers Cave and spend a relaxing time to remember. meet in front of the Mess hall. we will head out at 9:10am
10:00AMArtist'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! Breakfast
Cookies!!! &
Baking them!Learn how to make The magical cookies.
11:00AMCharity AuctionThis year folks the Fursuiter Auction will also be part of the Main Auction.
12:00PMRegistration Closed
1:00PMLunch Archery
TournamentArchery tournament! Come join in the fun!
The places we go Come join Fox and pepper as they talk about they places they have been and the crazy moments that have come from them!
2:00PMDrama Show
Setup
Accessibility at ConventionsCome discuss the hazards and wonders of disability access at various conventions. Discuss how to make gaining access to assistsance easier to all. It's a solar PanelCome learn about solar panels and how to make them. 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.
Tent
TeardownTeardown and packing of Tent 3.
6:00PMDinner
Fursuit GamesJoin Karasaz by the volleyball net for some Fursuiting Shenanigans! Should the weather isinclimate, meet at the tabernacle. 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, April 30th, 2018
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
12:00PM
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 1st, 2018
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.