Dance Competition

Think you got what it takes to dance with the best? Got a routine you’ve perfected that’ll win over everyone’s hearts?

Show us what you got!

“Ok, so what are the rules?”

This years competition will feature some familiar rules:

  • All competitors must have at least a fursuit head to participate. A partial suit or full suit is even better.
  • All previous winners are eligible to compete
  • Judges are not eligible to compete (but may show off some awesome dance moves for us)
  • Maximum song length 2 mins (120 seconds)
  • Applicants may perform in groups but will be judged based on their synergy
  • Please submit your application before 11:59pm Pacific Feb 28th, otherwise you may be subject to a waiting list. Advance sign up contestants have priority.
  • Applicants must submit their music before 11:59 Pacific March 1, 2023.
  • If you are signing up at con, you MUST attend the Fursuit Dance Competition rehearsal and provide your music on a USB stick. No streaming is available.
  • Please show up 15 mins early prior to the competition to ensure your participation.
  • Participants must attend the rehearsal in order to participate
  • Songs selections must not contain excessive profanity or explicit lyrics. Email events@vancoufur.org with your song if you are uncertain as this event is PG 13.
  • Songs that are copyrighted may end up muted on twitch or youtube, pick your music with that in mind.
  • Songs submitted in advance must match the version/song submitted at the competition

You will be graded on each of these categories:

  • Technique – Style, Choreography and Creativity
  • Character – Projection, Expression and Emotion through Movement/Fursuit
  • Entertainment – Overall Enjoyment of your performance for judge and audience

TIP: Please take note that judges have been instructed that bonus points will be given to those using fursuit footpaws.

Have a question about the competition? Email: events@vancoufur.org, subject “Fursuit Dance Competition”