Anthrocon 2015

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Anthrocon 2015 was the 19th annual Anthrocon furry convention. It was held on the weekend of July 9-12, 2015,[1] at the David L. Lawrence Convention Center in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania.

The theme of the convention was "Viking Invasion!",[2] and the guests of honor were voice artist Kimlinh Tran and iconic sports mascot "The San Diego Chicken".[3]

Anthrocon 2015 saw 6,389 attendees.[4] The fursuit parade, which was held outdoors in public for the first time in the convention's history,[5] featured 1,460 fursuiters.[6]

The convention charity was Western Pennsylvania Humane Society, for whom they raised $35,910.[7]

References[edit]

  1. Convention Date Related Questions - from Anthrocon's FAQ
  2. "Welcome to Anthrocon!" - posting by Uncle Kage on the Anthrocon website. Retrieved July 12, 2015.
  3. Guests of honor on the Anthrocon website, archived July 25, 2015 at archive.org Wayback Machine. Retrieved July 12, 2015.
  4. Tweet on the Anthrocon account on Twitter. Dated July 12, 2015. Retrieved July 12, 2015.
  5. "Hundreds Flock To Furry Parade Downtown" - article on the CBS Pittsburgh website. Dated July 11, 2015. Retrieved July 12, 2015.
  6. Tweet on the Anthrocon account on Twitter. Dated July 11, 2015. Retrieved July 12, 2015.
  7. Post on the Anthrocon forums. Dated July 24, 2015. Retrieved July 31, 2015.

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