Furever West

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Furever West
Furever West logo
Location
Website
Status Ongoing
First iteration September 24-26, 2020
Charity Laramie Animal Welfare Society
Subject Furry

Furever West is a furry convention held in Laramie, Wyoming, USA. It bills itself as the first, and currently only, furcon in Wyoming.

History[edit]

2020[edit]

The first physical event, planned for 2020, was deferred due to the COVID-19 pandemic. An online convention was held September 24-26, 2020 over Discord, featuring panels and an online dealer's den. [1]

2021[edit]

The 2021 convention was canceled due to a bomb threat.[2] In lieu of a full con, a meetup was held September 25, 2021 in Lions Park, Cheyenne, Wyoming.[3] Attendance was approximately 18.

2022[edit]

Furever West 2022 took place September 23-25, 2022 at the Holiday Inn in Laramie, WY. The guest of honor was Uncle Kage. There were 66 attendees, 19 fursuiters, 2 vendors, 4 volunteers, and $684.47 raised in donations for the Laramie Animal Welfare Society.[4]

2023[edit]

Furever West 2023 was held September 15-17, 2023, once again at the Holiday Inn in Laramie, WY. The guest of honor was Avian. There were 105 attendees, 39 fursuiters, and $865.92 raised for the Laramie Animal Welfare Society.[5]

Furever West 2023 banner

References[edit]

  1. Furever West Twitter, posted September 25, 2020.
  2. Furever West Twitter, posted September 24, 2021.
  3. Furever West Twitter, posted September 24, 2021.
  4. Furever West Twitter, posted September 25, 2023.
  5. Furever West Twitter, posted September 25, 2023.

External links[edit]


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