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Come and join us at Mardi Paws at the Edmonton Inn and Conference Centre, June 18-21, 2020 as we bring the tastes, sounds, colours and excitment of the Mardi Gras festival held in New Orleans to Fur-Eh!. You’ll be part of a Krewe that will truly help bring the atmosphere of Mardi Paws to life with exciting events including our Fur-Eh! Parade. It’s going to be something you won’t want to miss!

About Fur-Eh!

Fur-Eh! is Western Canada’s Premier anthropomorphic Convention held annually at the Edmonton Inn & Convention Centre in June over four fun-filled days. Originally conceived by Thallanor Rasmuson in 2010, Fur-Eh! held it’s first convention in 2012.

Fur-Eh! features a variety of panels, games, entertainment, dining events and more suitable for attendees of all ages, as well as featuring Canada’s only outdoor fursuit parade (weather permitting of course). In 2019, Fur-Eh! saw its largest attendance to date with 867 wonderful Guests and 233 fursuiters in the Fur-Eh! Parade!

Fur-Eh! 2020 will be taking place June 18-21, with the theme of “Mardi Paws”, incorporating all the vibrant colours, sounds, tastes, and excitement of the annual event held in New Orleans! Be sure to get in on the fun; register today for what is sure to be a great celebration!

Mardi Paws takes place at the Edmonton Inn & Conference Centre

11834 Kingsway Ave NW, Edmonton, AB


We have several registration tiers available. Pick the one that suits you best. We can’t wait to see you at Mardi Paws!

Krewe – $45

Everyone’s part of a Krewe in our standard registration level! You’ll get access to the Convention without any of the fancy extras. Who needs extras to have a good time, right?

  • Access to the convention Thu – Sun
  • Access to dealers den, art show & artist’s alley


Super Krewe – $90

It’s time to party in style as part of the Super Krewe registration level! You’ll receive advanced access to select premiere events and some Mardi Paws swag! Comes with everything included in the Krewe class, plus:

  • Advanced access to select events
  • Official Mardi Paws T-Shirt
  • One token redeemable at the Party Store towards select official merchandise


Carnival – $170

Enjoy more of what Mardi Paws has to offer by registering at our Carnival level. You’ll receive everything in Super Krewe plus more Mardi Paws merchandise, a special themed gift not available at the party store and special dining options!

  • Exclusive Mardi Paws Themed Gift (TBA)
  • Three tokens redeemable at the Party Store towards select official merchandise
  • One ticket to our legendary Guest of Honour Dinner
  • One ticket to one of our signature dining events, The Poutine Social -or- Dogs’ Breakfast Brunch Buffet


Rex – $340

You’re one of Mardi Paws biggest supporters when you select this registration level. Everything our Carnival class offers plus a unique exclusive gift, all of our dining experiences and more merchandise is yours as part of this registration level.

  • Mardi Paws Limited Edition clothing item (TBA)
  • Five tokens redeemable at the Party Store towards select official merchandise
  • One ticket to our legendary Guest of Honour Dinner
  • One ticket to the incredibly popular Poutine Social
  • One ticket to the amazing Dogs’ Breakfast


Buy your tickets today, prices go up Jan 1, 2020!

Guest of Honour

This year we are proud to welcome NicNak as our Guest of Honour! NicNak will be taking part in several panels and events, we encourage everyone to check them out!

Nicole, more well known to others as ‘Niki’ or ‘Nicnak’, is an illustrator and designer, specializing in character and prop design. She is a Canadian artist, with experience working in the TV animation industry, currently living in Hamilton, Ontario with her partner and rescue cat. She dedicates herself to custom commission work, personal projects, sharing her work on social media sites, and creating all kinds of prints, merchandise, and original artwork for sale at conventions she attends. Nicole’s goal is to travel across Canada and abroad in hopes of attending more conventions, meeting new friendly faces and sharing her work with others.

Charity Partner

Underdogs Rescue Society

Thanks to the kind donations of all our wonderful attendees, you’ve helped raise over $25,000 for our charity partner in the last 5 years, $11,600 alone in 2019! We are thrilled to welcome back Underdogs Rescue Society as our Charity Partner for 2020!

Underdogs Rescue is one hundred percent volunteer based and run by a group that is dedicated in helping to save “power” breeds from negative misconceptions and irresponsible owners.

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