February 2019 | Paradise Valley, AZ
Painted Desert Fur Con

Our Community, Our Convention


Art Show Submissions Open!

​Our art show is accepting submissions! Please apply here: https://docs.google.com/forms/d/e/1FAIpQLSefTOT7hkHX1hSWWUSJYs4od8jzNOPkRjzlQQLqZFacKW124A/viewform We are looking to fill a room full of furry themed artwork and goods for you to sell. It lets convention attendees enjoy your art for as long as they would like, and even bid in a silent auction type style. This allows you to display your pieces, while being able to enjoy the convention at its fullest, without being stuck at a ta...
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DJ Applications Open

Want to apply to DJ at our event? All kinds of music are accepted and encouraged to create a variety! Please apply here: https://goo.gl/forms/dXrzeyZxFa32hfwZ2 . We have dances scheduled for Friday and Saturday night!
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Dance Comp Sign Ups

We are now accepting applications for our Dance Competition!  Apply at this link: https://painteddesertfc.com/attending/signups-applications/dance-comp-signup.html We are accepting dancers of any skill level, and groups too! Music must be appropriate for all audiences, and kept to 2 minutes 30 seconds. For groups we accept up to 5, with 30 seconds added per extra person. You must have at least a fursuit partial to compete, but feet paws are not required.  Art by Boiler Roo
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Talent Show Sign Up

Have a talent you want to show off, wether it be singing, dancing, with a musical instrument, fire breathing?? Well we have a talent show for you! It is a non-judged event to remove the stress, though we may have some audience choice awards! Sign up today here: https://painteddesertfc.com/attending/signups-applications/talent-show.html Art by 22mg
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Registration Discounts end 11/15

Don't miss out, registration discounts end 11/15, save your gold and reg today! https://painteddesertfc.com/attending.html Art by Boilerroo
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11 Hours Left to Apply for General Dealers Den

 https://painteddesertfc.com/attending/signups-applications/dealer-s-den-application.html Make sure to fill out your application before its too late! This is for general deadline, but if adult dealers would like early access to the room block, please apply now!
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Dance Comp Submissions Open!

​We are now accepting applications for our Dance Competition! Apply at this link: https://painteddesertfc.com/attending/signups-applications/dance-comp-signup.html We are accepting dancers of any skill level, and groups too! Music must be appropriate for all audiences, and kept to 2 minutes 30 seconds. For groups we accept up to 5, with 30 seconds added per extra person.  You must have at least a fursuit partial to compete, but feet paws are not required. Dont have a suit, but want to ...
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Panel Submissions Open!

Interested in hosting a panel at Painted Desert Fur Con? Applications are open!  https://painteddesertfc.com/attending/signups-applications/panel-submission.html < Follow this link! We are looking for any and all kinds of panels! From all ages to 18 plus, meet and greets, gaming, tips, and more. Anything goes!
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Dealers Den 1 Week Notice to Apply!

​If you are waiting to apply for our dealers den, now is your chance! Apply at this link: https://painteddesertfc.com/attending/signups-applications/dealer-s-den-application.html. We have had an overwhelming response for our all ages dealers den, and are now giving one week to apply. This is so we can make sure that dealers have first access to the room block. There is a seperate 18+ area that is available for sign up as well through the same application. Art by: Zinkari
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Join the Telegram Group!

Have you joined our telegram group yet?  We have a fun chat to chat with attendees and staff for you to plan meetups, share stories, and get to know each other! Follow the link here:https://t.me/PaintedDesertFC Already apart of it? Be sure to share the link with friends! There is also a channel where you can avoid the clutter and chat of social media, and find info in one place, other then on our annoucements page! Follow the  link here to join the channel: https://t.me/PaintedDes...
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Sunset and Sunrise Welcome You to Register!

 Registration is now open on our website! Use this link: https://painteddesertfc.com/attending.html to pick your registration level. If you check out our last annoucment, you can see the awesome swag you get at every level! Our patron and super patron level will have early access to our room block, after dealers. If you're looking for a discount code, well there is one! Through Sunday night, you can recieve 10% off your reg by using this code "DontHugCactiGOH" - and be sure to admire t...
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Sponsor, Patron and Super Patron Merch

 As you can see, our registration is open on our website at :https://painteddesertfc.com/attending.html. We have four levels of registration. Regular pre-registration, sponsor, patron, and super patron. Pre-registering now saves you 5$ from when it goes up on 11/15, and saves you 15$ from at the door pricing.  The higher tiers come with merch, and some extra perks too! Sponsors- Access to our sponsor lounge (includes snacks, drinks and good company all weekend), our convention T-shirt,...
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Dealers Den Applications Open!

Dealers Den applications are open on our website at this link: https://painteddesertfc.com/attending/signups-applications/dealer-s-den-application.html. There will be an all ages Dealers Den, as well as a separated 18+ dealers' den. The applications submitted before 10/9 will have equal opportunity in our juried selection. It is ending so soon to allow dealers who are accepted to have early access to our room block before our other attendees. If the den is not full at that time, it will become f...
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Staff Applications Open!

​Interested in joining Painted Desert Staff? Applications are open!  Apply today at this link: https://painteddesertfc.com/attending/signups-applications/staff-application.html , or find the page under our attending tab.  Being apart of staff not only brings you into a fun group of furs wanting to throw a fun show for the community, but also comes with benefits too! You recieve a weekend badge for a minimum of 4 hours a day, access to discounted staff only rooms, a staff lounge wi...
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Welcome our charity, Retired Paws!

Helping to support our retired canine heroes!  https://www.retiredpaws.org/ Law enforcement canines serve in many different disciplines including narcotics detection, explosives detection, search and rescue, patrol, and human remains detection to name a few. These disciplines require a huge physical demand from the canine, and combined with the advanced age of these canines when they retire, often leave them with medical needs upon retirement.  When the time comes for the canine to ret...
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Welcome our Guest of Honor, @TaniDaReal

An artist, fursuiter and world traveller from Germany, TaniDaReal has been a part of the furry fandom since 1999. Her expressive art style helps bring the anthropomorphic touch to the characters she draws or brings to life through fursuiting. She supports a number of animal charities , including work as part of Eurofurence's Charity Team and the Pawpet Show Team. You can find out more about her art, fursuits and other projects at http://www.tanidareal.com ​
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Our Guests of Honor! @DontHugCacti @foxesandpeppers @Neonslushie

Be sure to visit out guest page under attending! We have one more guest coming soon, but please welcome them! NeonSlushie (Nico) Fox and Pepper Dont Hug Cacti
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Our Community, Our Convention

About PDFC

Painted Desert Fur Con is a new convention in Arizona for the furry enthusiast. PDFC for short, starts February 2019, located in Paradise Valley at the Scottsdale Plaza Resort. We are all about community, make an account and join us in helping this convention grow.
  • Corgi Events LLC

    Corgi Events LLC hosts a wide variety of events throughout the year from anime to MLP to furry conventions, including Denfur & Aquatifur. Corgi Events LLC has donated over $25,000 to various charities throughout the four years of its operation.
  • Scottsdale Plaza Resort

    7200 N Scottsdale Rd, Paradise Valley, AZ 85253
    2 restaurants, a lounge and a poolside cafe, along with 5 outdoor pools, a fitness center, lighted tennis courts and a spa.
  • You can register now!

    Registration is open for all levels, and discounted hotel rates are right around the corner. Stay tinned for more announcements on the way!