RF2015 Archive Posts

2015 Music Guest of Honor - August 3rd 2015

We are pleased to announce Amadhia Albee as our 2015 Music Guest of Honor.

Ms Albee is a veteran artist - from her award winning production Kaze: Ghost Warrior and her many screen credits for television and the silver screen to her extensive music repertoire.

She is a one of a kind multimedia artist and we are pleased to have her as Guest of Honor at RainFurrest - for more information on Ms. Albee, please visit our Guest of Honor page for a full biography as well as links to her website and a gallery of her works.

Fursuit Dance Competition Rules - July 23rd 2015

Folks, we've put the 2015 Fursuit Dance Competition rules online check them out on the Dance Competition page.

June Website Updates - June 28th 2015

We've got a couple announcements this month!

Dealers Den Updates
We posted a list of 2015 Dealers to our dealers page. It's complete with seating positions and a map. We've also posted the dealers den operating hours up for all to see.

Art Show is still open for applications
Art Show is still looking for more artists for art show. For more information please visit the Artshow Page.

RainFurrest Needs you!
We're always looking for more people to help us with our convention. There are always jobs to do, and seemingly never enough people to do them. We're currently in most urgent need for ConOps/Security folks, Registration and Art Show staff - if you're interested in volunteering please email hr@rainfurrest.com or just come to any of our meetings.

Last but not least - we're pleased to announce DJ Applications for RF2015 - DJ Applications open June 29th and stay open until July 31st 2015. Visit our DJ Application page to apply. If you have questions, you can email theater@rainfurrest.com for more information.

Hotel Information Update - April 23rd 2015

We've updated our hotel page with a list of local hotels, rooms are disappearing quickly, so book soon!

Guest of Honor Update! - February 23rd 2015

We're pleased to annouce RedHyena as our fursuit Guest of Honor, we have a nice snazzy bio for him located on the Guest of Honor page.

Small Change to Meeting Schedule - February 20th 2015

We updated the location and time for the March 14th meeting, which will be held at AFK Elixers & Eatery - 3750 E Valley Rd, Renton, WA 98057 from 12-4pm - you can check out the rest of the schedule on the Volunteers page.

rainfurrest.org now supports IPv6 - February 15th 2015

We're pleased to announce that rainfurrest.org now supports IPv6 traffic, RainFurrest is the fourth furry convention world-wide to go IPv6 - after Further Confusion, ConFuzzled, and Oklacon. For the less technical, Google has a great overview as to why IPv6 is important.

Art Show Open - February 1st 2015

Art Show panels are now open for sale, for more information, visit the Art Show page.

Hotel Updates - January 24th 2015

As the main hotel is currently sold out, We've posted a list of nearby hotels for overflow on our Hotel page, as always, if you need to cancel your room, email hotel@rainfurrest.com.

Dealers Selection Process - January 9th 2015

After recent concerns about how the dealers selection process was performed, RainFurrest has put together a statement, and complete explanation of the process used to select dealers for RainFurrest 2015 - RainFurest 2015 Dealers Selection Process

RainFurrest 2014 Official Community Photography Page - December 29th 2014

We now have a place to view and share all our fantastic memories of last year's cyber punk RainFurrest! Check out over 1900 photos and add yours to the collection. Hosted by Flickr, anyone can view but you must have a Yahoo! account to post your photos to the collection. If you would like to contribute to the collection or relive RF2014 in photos, check out the RainFurrest 2014 Official Community Photography page.

RainFurrest 2015 Charity Anthology Project Announced - December 13th 2014

We have posted information about the 2015 Charity Anthology Project, an anthology containing stories written with our theme in mind to raise money for charities. If you would like to contribute to the anthology or fine out more, check out the RainFurrest 2015 Charity Anthology Project page.

November Website Rollup - November 30th 2014

Folks, We have several updates for you this month -

Hotel Block Opens
Our hotel block for 2015 is open, visit the Hotel page for more information.

New FAQ Updates
Do you have a question for RainFurrest? If you do we would be happy to answer all your questions. Please see our updated FAQ page for answers to common questions and information on how to contact us.

GOH Announcements
We are honored to announce two of our amazing Guests of Honor for RainFurrest 2015, Jan our Artist GOH and Poetigress our Writing GOH. Check out our RainFurrest 2015 Guest of Honor page for more information.

Dealers Den Table Sales
We've posted information about the 2015 Dealers Den, there are many changes in store for 2015, and we open for table sales at Midnight on December 13th - check out the Dealers Den page for the rest of the details.

Welcome to RainFurrest 2015 - October 29th 2014

We have a whole raft of updates today, first Registration is open for 2015, we've also posted our Meeting Schedule for 2015, we also have historical events data on the Events page - as well as some announcements about events for RF 2015.

October 29th 2014 - Come Join Us!

Folks! It's a brand new year! - and if you've ever had an interest in seeing how a convention works or joining staff, now has never been a better time to get involved with RainFurrest! We have positions open for every level of interest and experience, If your interested, you can email volunteer@rainfurrest.com or feel free to attend any of our upcoming meetings!

  • Nov 22nd - AFK Elixers & Eatery - 3750 E Valley Rd, Renton, WA 98057 - 12-4pm
  • Dec 13th - Highland Ice Arena - 18005 Aurora Ave N, Shoreline, WA 98133 - 5-10pm
  • Jan 10th - AFK Elixers & Eatery - 3750 E Valley Rd, Renton, WA 98057 - 12-4pm
  • Feb 14th - AFK Elixers & Eatery - 3750 E Valley Rd, Renton, WA 98057 - 12-4pm

  • September 28th 2014 - Pardon our Dust!

    We've only just began the preparations for RF2015--right now we have all of the information for 2014 left in place--but in the coming days and weeks, we will get this new webpage ordered and organized for the coming year. For now, enjoy the remainder of RF2014, and we look forward to seeing you all next year!

    September 25th - Electronic 2014 Conbook

    We have made an electronic copy of the Rainfurrest 2014 conbook available - suitable both for viewing and printing, check it out on the 2014 conbook page.

    August 31st 2014 - Ingress at RainFurrest

    Do you play Ingress? Do you want to play while at RF? Check out our Facebook for more information about how - you can even get your own custom badge with your Ingress username on it.