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FursonaCon is a furry convention in Hampton, Virginia, USA.

A footer on the FursonaCon website states "FursonaCon ™, is owned and operated by FursonaCon, Inc. an ESSI Company. FursonaCon ™, its mascots, and art are trade marks of Event Support Solutions, Inc.(ESSI) and used by FursonaCon, Inc. under license."[1]


The first instance of the convention was scheduled to take place September 16-18, 2016, at the Holiday Inn Virginia Beach/Norfolk.[citation needed] The website later stated "We have partnered with one of our affiliate conventions, ROFCon, which is a sci-fi/fantasy convention! What this means is, our new dates are much sooner, March 18th - 20th and our new venue will be much bigger, the Hampton Roads Convention Center and Embassy Suites"[2]

FursonaCon's first-year charity was Second Chance Wildlife.[3]


The second instance of this convention took place over October 12-15, 2017, at the Holiday Inn Virginia Beach/Norfolk.[4] The Guests of Honor were: Princess Rei, Casey, Patto, and Matthew Ebel. The Special Guest was ConLG. [5]. Fursonacon's charity was Second Chance Wildlife. [6] Total amount raised for charity was $3,750 and the amount of fursuiters in the parade was 79.[7] The total number of attendees was 297. [8]



FursonaCon 2018 is scheduled for September 6-9.[9] The theme will be Ancient Rome.[10]


As of May 2015, the staff of FursonaCon includes:[11]

External links[edit]


  1. http://www.fursonacon.com/ Retrieved February 11, 2016.
  2. Major News: Our Dates Have Changed!!! Posted September 17, 2015 by Fursonacon. Retrieved February 11, 2016.
  3. Our Charity at FursonaCon website
  4. Hotel and Dates Announcement at FursonaCon website. Dated November 19, 2016. Retrieved November 22, 2016.
  5. [1] Fursonacon 2017's GOH Page,
  6. [2]Fursonacon 2017's Charity Page
  7. [3]Tweet by Fursonacon
  8. [4]Tweet by Fursonacon
  9. Tweet on the FursonaCon account on Twitter. Dated January 31, 2018. Retrieved February 8, 2018.
  10. "Fursonacon in Ancient Rome!" - announcement on the FursonaCon website. Dated October 17, 2017. Retrieved February 8, 2018.
  11. Contact Us at FursonaCon website. Retrieved May 21, 2015.
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