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Thursday, August 8
 

9:00pm

Losing Weight with Paxon
If you are interested in losing 10 pounds, 100 pounds, or somewhere in between come learn some of the best strategies for weight loss. Learn how to calculate your TDEE, what CICO is, bust diet myths, learn about the best phone apps for weight loss, and dive into the latest in weight loss research.

Panelists
Thursday August 8, 2019 9:00pm - 10:00pm
Panels 5

9:30pm

To Absent Friends
Before we begin this year's festivities, we pause to remember those who are no longer with us. To our absent friends: You are missed, you are loved, and you are not forgotten.

Panelists
Thursday August 8, 2019 9:30pm - 10:30pm
Panels 1

11:00pm

DJing 101
Want to be a DJ or just understand what is going on up on stage? This class is an introduction to DJ hardware and mixing. We'll cover the basics of hardware and software, playlists, mixing, beatmatching, harmonic matching, EQ mixing, and other topics. We'll also cover getting started as an online DJ at places like Second Life. We'll conclude with instructions for how you can get free DJ software and get started mixing yourself!

Panelists
Thursday August 8, 2019 11:00pm - Friday August 9, 2019 12:00am
Panels 3
 
Friday, August 9
 

11:00am

So Your Kid is a Furry… What Now?
Come understand what it means to be involved in the fandom and how to support your child.

Panelists
Friday August 9, 2019 11:00am - 12:00pm
Panels 2

12:00pm

How to Brew *Beer & Other Things* 101 (18+)
A beginners guide to the wonderful world of home brewing. (18+)

Panelists
Friday August 9, 2019 12:00pm - 1:00pm
Panels 5

12:00pm

Werq! The Runway
That's it! Come join The Mother aka Hecate and learn how to play any runway! Either in sneakers, dress shoes, or even heels come learn to walk like the King or Queen that you are! Runway, Gown, modeling, and so much more! Feel yourself & be the best you that you can be.

Panelists
Friday August 9, 2019 12:00pm - 1:00pm
Panels 3

12:30pm

Everyday Costuming
Have you asked yourself how can you wear that collar outside a convention or furmeet? Figuring out a way to get more wears out of that costume outside Halloween? In this panel we explain how to mix costume elements into your everyday wardrobe. From jewelry and accessories to making costume patterns into street clothes.

Panelists
Friday August 9, 2019 12:30pm - 1:00pm
Panels 4

12:30pm

My Little Pony Fandom: Today, Tomorrow, & the Future
We will discuss where the fandom is right now and where it will be going in the future. We will also discuss the status of the show itself and where it will go from here with the 9th and final season of FIM upon us.

Panelists
Friday August 9, 2019 12:30pm - 2:00pm
Panels 2

1:00pm

Scrap Booking for Furries
Would you like to learn how to scrap book? Its a fun way to keep track of adventures and put all those con "extras" to use that you collect throughout the years. Learn to tell the story of you!

Panelists
Friday August 9, 2019 1:00pm - 2:00pm
Tournaments

1:30pm

The Dangers of Dogpile: Independent Thought & Avoiding a Mob Mentality
Collective thought can be a good thing or terrible thing. Lets explore the benefits and dangers of mob rule and rediscover thinking for yourself!

Panelists
avatar for Pesto Raccoon

Pesto Raccoon

Paunchy Raccoon, Agents of Mirth
The Agents of Mirth incorporated as a nonprofit in 2015- now we're regularly appearing throughout Brevard and promoting fursuiting in a positive light.

Friday August 9, 2019 1:30pm - 2:30pm
Panels 5

2:30pm

Convention Safety (18+)
A discussion covering safety around conventions. Fursuits, traveling, and room party activities can be fun but risky - we'll talk about minimizing risk while still having fun! (18+)

Panelists
Friday August 9, 2019 2:30pm - 3:30pm
Panels 2

3:00pm

Gender Expression in the Furry Community
Gender expression is a big part of our everyday life, and we don't always know which gender identity is right for us. But by creating a fursona with a different gender(s), styles and colors, it allows us to explore different gender expressions without the fear of rejection.

Panelists
avatar for P.I.F.

P.I.F.

I'm a huge furry nerd who goes by they/them pronouns. Always feel free to stop by and say ello~ (:

Friday August 9, 2019 3:00pm - 4:00pm
Panels 5

4:00pm

Limited Enjoyment of Magic the Gathering
Learn to play limited formats of Magic the Gathering. Panel will go over strategies, etiquette, and rules specific for limited formats. Panel will have a cube draft provided by the hosts' personal collection. Attendees may keep what they draft.

Panelists
Friday August 9, 2019 4:00pm - 7:00pm
Tournaments

4:30pm

Keeping Your Furry Fit!
Filled with self care tips, yoga, stretchesm and biscuit paws! We will be exploring ways to keep our health up during convention season!

Panelists
avatar for Mrs. Strawberry

Mrs. Strawberry

Presenter, Artist, L.M.T., Mrs.Strawberrys House
I am staffer, presenter, artist, educator, and L.M.T. I am easy to talk to talk too and always have a hug to spare. Also Head Mistress of the Snack Squad and Admin of Megaplex Room & Ride Share on Telegram t.me/megaplexroomandrideshare (@megaplexroomandrideshare)

Friday August 9, 2019 4:30pm - 5:30pm
Panels 3

4:30pm

The Popufur Survival Guide
What do you do when everyone wants a piece of you? How do you handle chaos and keep a smile on your face? We'll show you the proven path to social nirvana.

Panelists
avatar for Rawr Jesse

Rawr Jesse

Jesse Elliott is a kitty who co-hosts FurFeatures on XBN (https://twitter.com/FurFeatures). He studied at The Grady College of Journalism and New Media Institute. When not floofing or producing media, he can probably be found chasing his own tail.

Friday August 9, 2019 4:30pm - 5:30pm
Panels 5

6:00pm

Lightning Dogs: The Animated Series
A squad of canine commandos are trapped on a post-apocalyptic Earth – can they defeat Glampire’s mutant armies and return home? Join the creators of this TV show from an alternate 80s timeline for a screening of their animated short produced by Orlando's own DAVE School, and go behind the scenes in their journey from crazy idea to reality. Explore production art, challenges of getting into animation from the outside, and dog puns... lots of dog puns.

Panelists
Friday August 9, 2019 6:00pm - 7:00pm
Panels 2

6:00pm

Sous Vide 101
Cooking via Sous Vide: What is it? How to do it? Why do it? Why NOT to do it? An introduction to and discussion of the art of cooking Sous Vide, for those curious or interested in the technique. Basic terms and info on equipment and techniques.

Panelists
avatar for Vrghr Dragonwolf

Vrghr Dragonwolf

Floofy, foodie dragonwuff
Fluffy, friendly dragonwuff that enjoys cooking, fantasy, writing, reading, photography, hot air ballooning, RPGs, and music. Rather a techy/geek at times. Definitely a foodie!

Friday August 9, 2019 6:00pm - 7:00pm
Panels 5

8:00pm

Dessert Social
Join us for a free mouth-watering selection of sweet treats and fun at the Pool!

Speakers
avatar for Megaplex

Megaplex

Have a question about the schedule? Contact us at mp-programming@megaplexcon.org


Friday August 9, 2019 8:00pm - 10:00pm
Pool (Center of the Towers)

8:30pm

Enamel Pin Trading Panel
Bring your collections and trade enamel pins with other fandom members!

Panelists
Friday August 9, 2019 8:30pm - 9:30pm
Panels 4

9:00pm

ConCrud 101
Everyone has heard of concrud, the seasonal flUwU, and other contagious diseases. Let's chat about what concrud is, focusing on the interplay of biology, epidemiology, and immunology which result in transmissible disease. Includes a lecture with audience participation and Q&A.

Panelists
Friday August 9, 2019 9:00pm - 10:00pm
Panels 5

10:30pm

Follow Your Vision: with Bio & Lamp
Do you make art? Do you makes videos? Do you sometimes have trouble putting yourself out there with what you create? Feel like it's not worth the effort to create anything anymore? Bio and Lamp are here to convince you otherwise! They'll teach you how to get started, how to advertise, and how to always follow through with your vision!

Panelists
Friday August 9, 2019 10:30pm - 11:30pm
Panels 5

10:30pm

Cuffs, Collars, & Knots (18+)
A panel delving into the do's and dont's of bondage and the BDSM lifestyle where you can ask tough burning questions about any thing from whats the right collar for you to how you can tell your leash holder no. (18+)

Panelists
avatar for Papa Bear Logan

Papa Bear Logan

Director of Theming, Evil Bear FX
Bear of many talents and a master of many subs.

Friday August 9, 2019 10:30pm - Saturday August 10, 2019 12:00am
Panels 2

12:30am

Foxes & Peppers After Dark (18+)
Fox and Pepper bring their nonsense carnival of music and alcoholism back again! Enjoy original music, covers of songs we probably don't actually like, and two of the most handsome musicians the fandom has to offer! (18+)

Panelists
avatar for Fox Amoore

Fox Amoore

Special Musical Guest
Piano playing, globe trotting, scarf wielding fox!

Saturday August 10, 2019 12:30am - 2:00am
Panels 1
 
Saturday, August 10
 

11:00am

Magic Hour
Want to feel that child-like wonder again? Spend an hour with Wolfy-Kun - Sleight of paw magic is where he specializes, mixed in with a few good stories tell. Who knows, you might learn a simple trick or two.

Panelists
avatar for Wolfy-Kun

Wolfy-Kun

So, I have a bit of social anxiety, as I do not like disturbing people. However, I believe that it'll be a little easier here, since everyone is here to have fun and enjoy themselves. For this reason, the one thing people should talk to me about? Definitely magic. Am I gonna pull... Read More →

Saturday August 10, 2019 11:00am - 12:00pm
Main Events

11:30am

Medieval History & Dungeons (The Original Great Escape)
A lecture/demonstration on Medieval History, Armor, Weapons, Castles, Historical Dungeons (the original Great Escape) including various historical clothing and armor, to provide a fun educational lesson.

Panelists
Saturday August 10, 2019 11:30am - 12:00pm
Panels 4

2:00pm

Beekeeping Q&A
Curious about bees or beekeeping? Join Amethyst and Saph for an introductory lecture and Q&A - with 20 years of combined experience, we have great stories to share and welcome all questions! No beekeeping experience necessary!

Panelists
Saturday August 10, 2019 2:00pm - 3:00pm
Panels 5

2:30pm

All You Want to Know about TikTok
Wanna know how TikTok works? Join us for a live demonstration & Q&A session!

Panelists
Saturday August 10, 2019 2:30pm - 3:30pm
Panels 4

6:30pm

Spiritual Intro to Otherkin/Therian (18+)
Do you feel like your mind and body are connected to some other non human life-force? Heard the terms and are unsure? Come to share and learn what spiritual connection is all about.

Panelists
avatar for Tristan Wolfhawk

Tristan Wolfhawk

Vice chairman, Megaplex
Member of Megaplex IT staffWill work for coffee.Telegram @tristanwolfhawk

Saturday August 10, 2019 6:30pm - 8:30pm
Panels 3

9:00pm

Overcoming Social Anxiety
Social anxiety effects many. With personal stories from the hosts, learn how to deal with it and other mental hurdles. Help is not out of reach.

Panelists
Saturday August 10, 2019 9:00pm - 10:30pm
Panels 3

9:30pm

Furry in Anime
Experience cultural diversity through eastern animation. Japanese anime is a medium in which fantastic stories are told, and some of them include wolves!

Panelists
Saturday August 10, 2019 9:30pm - 10:30pm
Panels 2

9:30pm

Haunting 101 with Puck & Nanook
Haunting Season is just around the corner, and with Halloween's rise in attention more people are joining the Haunt scene. Join seasoned haunt professionals Puck and Nook as they go over the basics creating a character, becoming your character, proper prop handling, voice techniques, and much more. Possible special guests appearances.

Panelists
P

Puck

It's Puck. It's always Puck

Saturday August 10, 2019 9:30pm - 10:30pm
Panels 5
 
Sunday, August 11
 

7:00am

Grey Muzzle Breakfast
Join other Gray Muzzles for breakfast at the hotel restaurant!

Panelists
avatar for Vixyy Fox

Vixyy Fox

I am a writer and host of the Thursday Prompt. Besides the Thursday Prompt panel, you will find me at the Graymuzzle Breakfast with Vrghr. You can talk to me about anything you like.

Speakers
avatar for Vrghr Dragonwolf

Vrghr Dragonwolf

Floofy, foodie dragonwuff
Fluffy, friendly dragonwuff that enjoys cooking, fantasy, writing, reading, photography, hot air ballooning, RPGs, and music. Rather a techy/geek at times. Definitely a foodie!


Sunday August 11, 2019 7:00am - 9:00am
Hotel Restaurant

8:30am

Megaplex Board Meeting (Public)
Sit down and hear our Quarterly Board Meeting for FLUFF (FL United Furry Fandom). Open to the public.

Speakers
avatar for Megaplex

Megaplex

Have a question about the schedule? Contact us at mp-programming@megaplexcon.org


Sunday August 11, 2019 8:30am - 9:30am
Panels 3

11:00am

The Hope Panel
What are you looking for that you can't find or you can't get? Life is always looking to make things more difficult, but there is hope. Come and let us work together to get you closer to what you truly want.

Panelists
avatar for Rawr Jesse

Rawr Jesse

Jesse Elliott is a kitty who co-hosts FurFeatures on XBN (https://twitter.com/FurFeatures). He studied at The Grady College of Journalism and New Media Institute. When not floofing or producing media, he can probably be found chasing his own tail.

Sunday August 11, 2019 11:00am - 12:00pm
Panels 3

11:00am

What is Furry Broadcasting Network (FBN)
Come Learn what Furry Broadcasting Network is - an ever growing music company.

Panelists
Sunday August 11, 2019 11:00am - 12:00pm
Panels 2

11:00am

Livestream Furs: Getting Started and More
Ever wanted to livestream and aren't sure how to get started? Maybe you already do and want to learn something new? Join us as we go over what you need to general tips and tricks of streaming to Twitch or Picarto.

Panelists
avatar for Mikhaila Mair

Mikhaila Mair

Im an Aerospace Engineering Major at UCF. Im also a twitch affiliate having streamed on the platform for 4 years now.

Sunday August 11, 2019 11:00am - 12:30pm
Panels 1

2:30pm

When the Going Gets Rough
A motivational comedic speech about how everything can go oh so wrong and then turn to oh so right.

Panelists
Sunday August 11, 2019 2:30pm - 4:00pm
Panels 1

3:30pm

Well Everyone… I'm a Furry
Hiding your hobby from your friends and family? Come join Sendemi and Argon as they go over the basics of how to be openly furry with your loved ones. Learn about different approaches, how to overcome stereotypes, and how this community benefits the world. Great for anyone looking for ways to be open about being a furry, as well as curious parents of new furries!

Panelists
avatar for Sendemi

Sendemi

Agents of Mirth
Cronchmaster Supreme. Artist, maker, and full time undergrad.

Sunday August 11, 2019 3:30pm - 5:00pm
Panels 3

5:30pm

Conquering Post-Con Depression (PCD) Once & For All
The end always hurts. Take stock of an amazing weekend and learn how the pros stop post-con depression in its tracks with proven techniques.

Panelists
avatar for Rawr Jesse

Rawr Jesse

Jesse Elliott is a kitty who co-hosts FurFeatures on XBN (https://twitter.com/FurFeatures). He studied at The Grady College of Journalism and New Media Institute. When not floofing or producing media, he can probably be found chasing his own tail.

Sunday August 11, 2019 5:30pm - 6:30pm
Panels 1