PAWCon

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PAWCon
PAWCon logo
PAWCon
Location San Francisco Bay Area
Website
Status Ongoing
First iteration November 14-16, 2014
Organizer(s) Pacific Anthropomorphics League

PAWCon (known before 2017 as Pacific Anthro[pomorphics] Weekend'[1] and PacAnthro) is a furry convention in the San Francisco Bay Area in California, USA.

History[edit]

2014[edit]

Pacific Anthro Weekend 2014 took place from November 14-16, 2014,[2] at the San José Airport Garden Hotel in San Jose, California. The event featured a main stage (which had the Fursuit Dance Competition, Fursuit Games and an open cash bar during the dances), gaming lounge and semi-quiet social area, Dealers Den, and a photoshoot.

The Guests of Honor were fursuiter and DJ Neon Bunny, as well as Bucker Fuskyote, Cohn Jonner, Raid Zero, and Ikkuma.[3]

There were 213 attendees[4] and about 45 fursuiters at the photoshoot.[5]

2015[edit]

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Pacific Anthro Weekend 2015 was held over October 30 - November 1, 2015,[6] at the DoubleTree San Jose. The theme was "Survival of the Furriest".[7]

The guests of honor were Pepper Coyote and WhiteyFawkes.[8] The convention saw 310 attendees (including 10 dealers), and $2,325 was raised for the con's charity, Wildlife Companions.[9]

2016[edit]

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Pacific Anthro Weekend 2016 took place over November 4-7, 2016,[10] at the DoubleTree San Jose. The theme was "Paw Force: Fur a Better Tomorrow".

PAW 2016 saw 438 attendees.[11] The Guests of Honor were Andrew and Sean Rabbitt of Rabbit Valley, and artist Marci McAdam.[12] This year's charity was Rocket Dog Rescue.[13]

2017[edit]

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PAWCon 2017[14] took place was November 3-5, 2017,[15] at the DoubleTree San Jose. The space-based theme was "To Sirius and Beyond".

PAW 2017 saw 555 attendees and raised $4,385 for WildCare Bay Area.[16]

2018[edit]

PAWCon 2018 took place November 2-4, 2018 at the DoubleTree San Jose.[17] The theme was "The Game Is A'Paw!: A Weekend of Mystery".[17] There were 723 attendees.[18]

2019[edit]

PAWCon 2019: A PAWHistoric Adventure is to take place November 1-3, 2019 at the DoubleTree San Jose.[19]

Gallery[edit]

References[edit]

  1. Pacific Anthro Weekend flier uploaded by Chipfox (13 November 2014)
  2. Tweet on the Pacific Anthropomorphics Weekend account on Twitter. Dated July 15, 2014. Retrieved August 24, 2014.
  3. Guests and DJs on the Pacific Anthropomorphics Weekend website. Retrieved August 27, 2014.
  4. Tweet on the Pacific Anthropomorphics Weekend account on Twitter. Dated November 16, 2014. Retrieved November 17, 2014.
  5. Tweet on the Pacific Anthropomorphics Weekend account on Twitter. Dated November 15, 2014. Retrieved November 17, 2014.
  6. Tweet on the Pacific Anthropomorphics Weekend account on Twitter. Dated April 6, 2015. Retrieved April 8, 2015.
  7. Pacific Anthropomorphics Weekend 2015 website. Retrieved September 7, 2015. Archived November 14, 2016.
  8. Guests of Honor on the Pacific Anthropomorphics Weekend 2015 website. Retrieved September 7, 2015.
  9. Tweet on the Pacific Anthropomorphics Weekend account on Twitter. Dated November 1, 2015. Retrieved November 2, 2015.
  10. Tweet on the Pacific Anthropomorphics Weekend account on Twitter. Dated November 3, 2015. Retrieved November 9, 2015.
  11. Tweet on the Pacific Anthropomorphics Weekend account on Twitter. Dated November 6, 2016. Retrieved November 7, 2016.
  12. Guests of Honor on the Pacific Anthropomorphics Weekend 2016 website. Retrieved November 7, 2016.
  13. Charity on the Pacific Anthropomorphics Weekend 2016 website. Retrieved November 7, 2016.
  14. To Sirius and Beyond - PAWCon 2017 Nov 3-5 2017. Retrieved February 2, 2019.
  15. Telegram chat title. Dated 19 March, 2017. Retrieved 19 March 2017.
  16. Tweet on the Pacific Anthropomorphics Weekend account on Twitter. Dated November 9, 2017. Retrieved January 29, 2018.
  17. 17.0 17.1 Pacific Anthropomorphics Weekend's profile on Twitter. Retrieved February 14, 2018.
  18. "PAWCon 2017 = 555 PAWCon 2018 = 723 !!!" - Pac Anthro League, Twitter (November 4, 2018)
  19. PAWCon 2019 website (retrieved January 29, 2019)

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