Mephit Furmeet 2001
|Mephit Furmeet staff|
|Mephit Furmeet guests of honor|
Mephit Furmeet 2001 (a.k.a. MFM2001 or MFM 5) was held from August 31 to September 3, 2001 in Memphis, Tennessee, U.S.A. The 5th anniversary was celebrated at the convention's new venue, the Holiday Inn Select at Memphis International Airport.
Over $6000 was raised for Tiger Haven, the convention charity. A new convention committee for the following year was introduced along with new chairman TygerCowboy.
According to the Anthropomorphic Fandom Convention Information Sheet, MFM5 had a total attendance of 362.
Guest of Honor
The guest of honor for 2001 was Tigerwolf of Tigerden Internet Services.
A surprise guest appearance was also made by Uncle Kage as "The Great Unknown Furry."
Annual T-shirt design contest
Gideon Artwolf was the winner of the popular vote for the T-shirt design.
- ↑ Mephit Furmeet website (22 Setember 2001)
- Mephit Furmeet 2001 website (July 2001 copy) at the Internet Archive Wayback Machine
- Holiday Inn Select at Memphis International Airport
- Photos, videos, reports: Mephit Furmeet 5 (2001) resources