Confuror

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ConFuror
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Location
Website
Status Ongoing
First iteration 2018
Organizer(s) Vidafur
Subject Convention
Resources Photos, videos, reports: Confuror resources

ConFuror is the first furry convention in the city of Guadalajara, Jalisco. It is organized by Vidafur since 2008, during past editions the event was called "Furmeet Guadalajara", on December 22, 2017 it is announced that the event changes name to "Confuror".

History[edit]

In the middle of the year 2008 a little group of furries from the city of Guadalajara, Mexico decided to organize a meeting at the same time they created "Vidafur", since then they organized several meetings under the name of "Furmeet Guadalajara" in the year 2017 they created the first event in form of a furry convention named "Furs in space" from August 4 to 6, this event had an attendance of 170 and it was considered by the mexican furry community as a success.

2018[edit]

Afther the success of "Furs in space" it was decided to take the next step forward. On December 22, 2017, it was announced that "Furmeet Guadalajara" would change its name to "Confuror" [1] a new, full-fledged furry convention in Mexico in the year 2018, the convention was set to commemorate the tenth anniversary of Vidafur.

On March 29th, during an interview on AnthroFurry radio, the organizing team revealed the convention's theme and dates, the official theme being "The Howling Gala", a theme based on the prohibition era of alcohol in the early 20th century, but instead of alcohol, "Awooing" being the banned activity. The convention took place from October 12 to 14, 2018 at the Laffayette Hotel.

Confuror is the first furry convention in Mexico with charity donations; Rescate Zarigüeyal (Oppossum Rescue) is the organization benefited in 2018.

2019[edit]

Given that the convention in 2018 was larger than expected, and that due to civil protection and zoning ordinances attendance was limited to 450 participants leaving out many potential attendees, it was decided that for 2019, the convention will change its see to the Hilton Guadalajara Expo Hotel, a venue with a capacity of up to 2,000 people. The convention will be taking place October 11 to 13th, 2019. Majira Strawberry has been confirmed as one of the Guests of Honour for the 2019 convention.

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