They started as an idea presented to them in 2014 by the company ESSI. ESSI runs the local anime convention, Nekocon in Hampton, Virginia, and wanted to reach out to the local furry community to start up their own convention. They, of course, accepted. </ref>
FursonaCon 2019 "80’s Retro Futurism" is to take place September 5-8, 2019, again at the Holiday Inn Virginia Beach Norfolk.
FursonaCon 2017 took place over October 12-15, 2017, at the Holiday Inn Virginia Beach/Norfolk. The Guests of Honor were: Princess Rei, Casey, Patto, and Matthew Ebel. The Special Guest was ConLG. . Fursonacon's charity was Second Chance Wildlife.  Total amount raised for charity was $3,750 and the amount of fursuiters in the parade was 79. The total number of attendees was 297. 
Fursonacon had a soft opening alongside a SciFi convention known as RofCon. They don't really count this year as an official convention. </ref>
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As of June 2019, the staff of FursonaCon included:
- Ark Gullwing - Con-Chair
- Tyr Fenton - Co-Chair
- Spike - HR
- Nibbins - Animal Control
- Hobbit - Assets
- Jackal ne Patu - Boardgames
- Crysallis - ConOps
- Sekioh - Constore
- Vincent Vontrap - Dealers Den
- Cyberwolf - DJs/Dance
- Wasabi/Tuar - Finance
- Flicky - Fursuit Track
- Quirky - IT
- R3nplays - Main Events
- Yuko - Media
- Sorbet - Panels
- Clatter Buck - Photography
- Seiko - Photography
- Galaxie - Registration
- Krellion - Stage Manager
- Lunao - Video Games
- Lingling - Videography
And many more dedicated furries.
- Hotel | FursonaCon. Retrieved April 2, 2019.
- Tweet on the FursonaCon account on Twitter. Dated January 31, 2018. Retrieved February 8, 2018.
- "Fursonacon in Ancient Rome!" - announcement on the FursonaCon website. Dated October 17, 2017. Retrieved February 8, 2018.
- "The numbers are in! Are you guys ready for this? We raised $4177 for our charity, Second Chance Wildlife! There were 424 attendees and 116 total fursuiters that participated!" - FursonaCon, Twitter (September 9, 2018)
- Hotel and Dates Announcement at FursonaCon website. Dated November 19, 2016. Retrieved November 22, 2016.
-  Fursonacon 2017's GOH Page,
- Fursonacon 2017's Charity Page
- Tweet by Fursonacon
- Tweet by Fursonacon
- Our Charity at FursonaCon website
- Contact Us at FursonaCon website.
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