Follow US

  

Our Charity

Watch here for official news on our 2019 Charity!

Last year we raised over $1000 for Craig Street Cats!

Code of Conduct

This Code of conduct is agreed to by all attendees of the con, and that by purchasing a pass or sponsorship, you agree to abide by the terms set forth hereafter. 1. 

1.  Badges, Passes, and Tickets
   a. Badges are property of the con until the end of the final Con event.  
   b. Badges and passes are not transferable after signing in at the con.
   c. Badges must be visible and unaltered so that staff can identify your sponsorship level, as well as age.
   d. Those found using badges that are not their own, altering their badges to higher sponsorship levels, or to appear as an 18+ badge will have their badges taken away for the remainder of the con.
   e. For those receiving passes to the next con as a prize  may transferred that prize to another another if you are unable to attend BEFORE sign in at the con by informing the con via email. 
   f. Tickets to the Guest of Honor Dinner may be given to any member of the con.
   g. Sponsorship level attendees may purchase additional Tickets to the Guest of Honor Dinner 

2. Age Requirements 
   a. Attendees that are over 18 will be required to present Government Issued Photo ID at sign in to get their 18+ badge, otherwise they will be issued a ‘Minor’ Badge. 
   b. Minor badges are for those between the ages of 10 through 17, and will grant access to all areas of the con with the exception of panels and events marked 18+. 
   c. Minors 16+ Are welcome to come and visit on their own; without a chaperone or their parents in attendance.
     (i) THEY MUST either be signed in by their parents, or come with a notarized copy of our minor concent form. For more information on ID/Paper work please Minors Visiting the Park.
     (ii) 16+ Minors will be given a standard badge that has a special mark letting staff know they are under the age of 18.
     (iii) There is no discount for Minors this age.
   d. Minors aged 13-15 MUST at all times be accompanied by their parent, legal guardian OR a chaperone that is 18+.
     (i) They need to have our minor consent form filled in by their parent or legal guardian along with the Chaperone secontion filled in. This form MUST be notarized, or they must be checked in in person by their parents or legal guardian, with proper ID. THEY CANNOT be checked in by their chaperone without the notarized minor consent form. For more information on ID/Paper work please Minors Visiting the Park. 
     (ii) 1 parent/Guardian/chaperone of this age group are able to get into the con for free per minor, but MUST be with their minor at all times.
     (iii) Badges will be twinned and should the minor be found without their chaperone repeatedly, both passes may be revoked.
   e. Minors 12 and Under MUST at all times be accompanied by their parent, legal guardian OR a chaperone that is 18+.
     (i) They need to have our minor consent form filled in by their parent or legal guardian along with the Chaperone secontion filled in. This form MUST be notarized, or they must be checked in in person by their parents or legal guardian, with proper ID. THEY CANNOT be checked in by their chaperone without the notarized minor consent form.  For more information on ID/Paper work please Minors Visiting the Park. 
     (ii) 1 parent/Guardian/chaperone of this age group is required to pay, but may have up to 3 minors with them.
     (iii) Badges will be twinned and should the minor(s) be found without their chaperone repeatedly, passes may be revoked. 
   f. The hotel and the con are not responsible for attending minors.
   g. Minors under 16 found wandering will be taken to Con Ops and their badges will be revoked. 

3. General Conduct 
   a. There is no intercom for the entire hotel, as we are taking up a good portion of it please plan on having a way of contacting your friends or children.
   b. Behavior that endangers the hotel property, people, or property belonging to other people will not be tolerated.
   c. The hotel has other guests and other events may be going on at the same time. Do not interfere in these events, or bother them.
   d. Any issues with other attendees or guests of the hotel should be brought to Con Staff attention immediately so that it can be dealt with appropriately. 
   e. Fighting, lewd behaviour, or public drinking (in unlicensed areas) will not be tolerated.
   f. Private rooms that are paid for by attendees do not fall under Wild Prairie Fur Con’s Conduct code, but fall under the hotels jurisdiction. However we ask that you do not destroy hotel property, respect other guests and do not disturb them. 

4. Costumes and Weapons
   a. Costumes should be appropriate for public viewing. As such BDSM and fetish wear are not allowed, and you will be asked to change out of them into other costumes or normal clothing. Final discretion on this is up to Con Board members.
   b. Costumes that may damage the site or pose a risk to other con goers may need to be ‘temporarily’ modified so that they are safe. (such as massive wings that move without wearer control being locked into a single position)
   c. Prop weapons are welcome, but they must meet our Weapons Code and be tagged by con staff (Non-permanently)
   d. Costumes are not consent. If a performer /costumer/fursuiter tells you to leave them alone, go away, if someone is found harassing someone because of their costume or reported for doing such you will be dealt with as laid out in the Harassment Policies
   e. Any costumes, items, or iconagraphy that are associated with any historical atrocity, or current hate group are not allowed. Those who have them will be given one chance to remove them, or face immediate removal from the con without refund.
   f. Any items that are gun shaped MUST have a permanent bright orange tip, and go through Prop inspection at the Con Ops area, any watergun/nerf items will be peace bonded so that the trigger is permanently depressed to disallow use while at the con.
   g. Swords/sabers/polearms MUST be peacebonded, and not constructed of metal at all, or wood over 36 inches in length.
   h. Please be aware that large props can make movement difficult, and there will be no places in the con (aside from your personal room) to store your props so make sure you can deal with them ALL day.
   i. Don’t pick up a fellow fursuiter or cosplayer’s prop without their permission.
   j. No projectiles of any kind (foam, water, paper, silly string, plastic, food, metal, etc) 
   k. Use of the Headless Lounge is limited to Fursuiters and their handlers as well as Con Staff. 

5. Photography and Videography
   a. Photography and Videography is welcome for personal and noncommercial uses by any and all in public areas.
   b. Media coverage by official news agencies must be cleared by the Con Chairman or Vice Chairman and follow our Media Policies.
   c. The headless lounge is restricted from photography and videography. 


These rules are subject to modification and amendments as they are required. As well we do ask that attendees do not try to work around the code of conduct to try to get away with things that they should not be doing. All decisions regarding the Code of Conduct rests with the Board of Directors and their say on its interpretation are final.