Online furry convention
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An online convention is usually made possible through a combination of highlighted events being livestreamed for an audience through services such as Twitch or Mixer, and communication platforms like Discord, Telegram, or Twitter. Some online furry conventions utilize online games, like VRChat, Second Life, or Minecraft for people to have a visualized and more interactive experience.
|Hex Furryfest||December 11-13, 2020||Online||VRChat||The second total iteration of the Hex Furryfest convention, and the first iteration of the winter seasonal furry EDM festival held in VRChat.|
|Midwest FurFest||December 18-20, 2020||
||A dealers' room, dance competition, and DJs are planned. Appearances from Guests of Honor and other events are possible as well.|
|Anthro Northwest||December 26, 2020||
||VRChat||Panels, a Pacific Northwest themed VR world, chat, charity auction and more.|
|New Year's Furry Ball||December 31, 2020||
||Twitch, Discord||A virtual version of the Delaware event, hosted by The Furst State. Panels, performances by Fox Amoore and Pepper Coyote, Jackbox, and a balldrop ceremony are planned.|
|VR Japan Meeting of Furries||January 7-10, 2021||
||VRChat||JMOF's second iteration of their VRChat-held convention.|
|Further Confusion||January 2021?||
||An online convention is planned.|
|Fur Squared||February 26-28, 2021||
||VRChat||The theme for Fur Squared is 'The Roaring 2.0s'|
|Blue Ridge Furfare||March 12-14, 2021||
||Telegram, Discord||The theme is "80's Retro Revive".|
|Furnal Equinox||March 19-21, 2021?||
||A virtual event is being planned.|
|CozyCon||Weekend of May 15th, 2021.||Online||Discord, Website||Third iteration of CozyCon Online. Theme and Exact dates/times TBA.|
|Quarantine Fun Fur Con*||TBA ||Online||Discord||The date of the convention will be determined when interest increases.|
|Virtual Howloween||November 13-14, 2020||
||Discord||A virtual rendition of the 'mini-convention' from Vancouver, Canada.|
|Furality Online Xperience||November 6-8, 2020||Online||VRChat, Discord||The second iteration of the VRChat-based convention. 3.1k attendees; $5,846 in donations.|
|Furcation||November 7-8, 2020||
||Twitch, Discord, VRChat|
|Fur-B-Que||November 7, 2020||
||Discord||An online version of the annual fall cookout for Furthemore|
|The Energetic Convention (T.E.C.)||October 25-31, 2020||Online||Discord, VRChat||The first convention based out of Fort St. John, B.C., Canada. The Energetic Convention's events will be hosted online until the organizers can afford to host the venue in person, and lasts one week long, compared to one weekend like most events.|
|Infurnity Online||October 31, 2020||
||Streaming, VRChat||Known locally as "獸無限Online"; the online iteration of Infurnity.|
|Virtual Furpocalypse||October 30 - November 1, 2020.||
||Streaming, VRChat?||An online version of Furpocalypse.|
|RAMCon||October 23-24, 2020||Online||Discord, Twitch||Second iteration.|
|OwOmaCon||October 24-25, 2020||Online||Telegram, Discord, VRChat||An online convention based in Omaha, Nebraska.|
|Western Pennsylvania Furry Weekend||October 10-11, 2020||
||Streaming, Twitch, Telegram||A local Pennsylvania con took to streaming events in response to the cancellation of their in-person event.|
|ConFuror||October 9-11, 2020||
||Twitch, Picarto, Discord, VRChat.||A Twitch/Youtube/picarto stream and VRChat/Minecraft worlds |
|VR Japan Meeting of Furries (Prologue)||October 3-4, 2020||
||VRChat||*A "beta test" for JMoF's VRChat worlds before the convention in January.|
|Furever West||September 24-26, 2020||
||Discord.||Wyoming, USA's first furry convention! In-person venue postponed to 2021.|
|Wild North 2020||September 26-27, 2020||
||Discord, Twitch||The theme is "Virtual Tails".|
|Cozy Con||September 19-20, 2020||Online||Telegram, Discord||A bi-annual online event with panels, vendors, dances, and more! |
|Mephit Fur Meet 2020: Home Away from Home!||September 4-6, 2020.||
||Telegram, Discord, Zoom||An online iteration of the annual convention based out of Olive Branch, Mississippi, USA.|
|IndyFurCon: Live!||August 28-30, 2020||
||Livestream, Telegram, VRChat||IndyFurCon hosted a livestream containing panels and dances, and had a Telegram group. Guest of Honor was "Quack Quack Honk". A VRChat world was created by Firr for the occasion. |
|FursonaCon 2020||August 29-30, 2020||
||NeosVR||The pre-existing convention hosted a convention as the theme "Cyberspace Online"|
|Furry Weekend At-Home: Round 2||August 29, 2020||
||Twitch||Staff members of the pre-existing convention Furry Weekend Atlanta hosted a Twitch stream..|
|Megaplex Online||August 21-23, 2020||
||Twitch, Hopin||An online alternative to the canceled Megaplex 2020: All Aboard! convention. The C.A.R.E. Foundation was the selected charity.|
|EuroFurence Online||21-23rd August, 2020||
||VRChat||A VR convention and dance competition hosted by Eurofurence in VRChat.|
|Furrydelphia Virtualcon: Stay-At-Home||August 14-16, 2020||
||Twitch, VRChat, Discord, Telegram||An online rendition of the Philadelphia furry convention.|
|Camp Tiny Paws||August 14-16, 2020||
||Twitch||The in-person venue was postponed to 2021, but the pre-existing convention hosted an online con.|
|Brasil FurFest Night 2020||August 1, 2020||
||Discord, YouTube||The hotel con was postponed to July 2021 and BFF hosted on a night of activities and games on Discord plus a 9-hour livestream in YouTube. Charity campaign pledged BRL 7,300 (around USD 1,300).|
|Hex Furfest||July 17-19, 2020||Online||Twitch, Discord, VRChat||An online EDM festival. They formed a partnership with the TailBass VRChat community to allow VR users to enjoy the convention with more immersion.|
|NONSTOP WORLD 2||July 18-19, 2020||Online||Minecraft, Discord||The second iteration of NONSTOP WORLD. VIP tickets were optionally sold for $5 USD to gain 'special world area access'. Profits were proceeded to direct COVID-19 relief, and NAACP Legal Defense Fund.|
|FeralCon||July 17-19, 2020||Online||Hopin|||
|Virtual AnthroCon||Weekend of July 4, 2020||
||Livestream, VRChat||With the cancellation of Anthrocon 2020 in Pittsburgh, the Anthrocon AV team hosted a last-minute virtual livestream via their personal streaming platform at https://anthrocon.tv, and allowed the "Spirit of Pittsburgh" VRChat world created by Firr to become the makeshift virtual convention space.|
|FURSAverance||27-28 June 2020||Online||A new online convention aimed at South Africa furs, but open to all. The first con took place on 27th and 28th, June 2020. A live podcast called Honey Flow occurred on August 8. FURSAverance website.|
|CouchCon||June 25-28, 2020||Online||Discord, Twitch||An established furry/anthro online con already operating since 2019. |
|Furality (FOX)||May 22-24, 2020||Online||VRChat||A virtual reality convention hosted on the VRChat platform. Its first iteration was on May 22-24, 2020. The first VR only furry convention not based on a pre-existing convention.|
|Furry Weekend At-Home||May 8-9, 2020||
||Livestream, Twitch||An online extension for the COVID-19 cancelled furry convention Furry Weekend Atlanta, was hosted both on its own streaming site, Furryweekend.tv, with Twitch offering expanded venues. It was promoted under the hashtag #FurryWeekend.|
|Furcific Northwest||May 3-9, 2020||
|Cozy Con||May 2-3, 2020||Online||Telegram, Discord||A self described "spiritual successor to Tigerdile's HomeCon", |
|Down Home FurCon (DHFC)||May 1-3, 2020||Online||Twitch||A Texas based online con.|
|Virtual Furry Con||May 1-3, 2020||Online||Discord||Virtual convention in Belgium. Events include Jackbox games, Art-Streams, streams of movies, and fursuit makers and Music Broadcasts, and various DJs.|
|Babyfur Con||April 25, 2020||Online||Zoom||A one day online convention for babyfurs.|
|eFaun||April 11, 2020||
||Discord||Held on Discord (in French) during the afternoon and evening of April 11, 2020 in place of the postponed Fauntastic 2020 convention.|
|Keep Calm & Carry Con: Furnal Isolation (KeepCalmCon)||March 20-22, 2020||
||An online extension for both the cancelled furry convention Furnal Equinox 2020 and Toronto Comicon 2020.|
|Japan Meeting of Furries VR Lounge||January 10-12, 2020||
||VRChat||A virtual alternative to visiting the annual Japan Meeting of Furries convention. Considered to be the very first virtual reality furry convention.|
- Before 2020
|HomeCon||Ran 2012-2017||Online||Tigerdile||Online streaming/vending weekend for artists on tigerdile.com/homecon.|
|TSL Fur Fest||August 17–19, 2007||Online||Second Life||The first virtual convention to be held in Teen Second Life. Its first iteration was held from August 17–19, 2007.|
|Virtual SliderCon||December 2006||
||Second Life||A virtual instance of SliderCon on Second Life, first held in December of 2006.|
|AC in SL||August 2006 - ongoing?||Online||Second Life||Intended to replicate the feel of Anthrocon in Second Life, for those who cannot attend the real convention. Started in August 2006.|
- Hex Furry Fest home page, checked October 13, 2020.
- Midwest FurFest Twitter, posted October 28, 2020.
- Midwest FurFest website, as of 10/29/2020.
- Anthro Northwest 2020 VR official website. Retrieved November 11, 2020.
- Tweet on the Anthro Northwest account on Twitter. Dated October 29, 2020. Retrieved November 11, 2020.
- NYFB website, retrieved November 13, 2020.
- NYFB schedule, retrieved November 13, 2020.
- VR JMoF con website, VR JMoF 2021 section, checked October 13, 2020.
- FurCon Twitter, dated October 10, 2020.
- FurnalEquinox Twitter, dated November 10, 2020.
- Twitter announcement for the third Cozy Con Dated Nov 22, 2020, retrieved Nov 22, 2020
- Furality Twitter, dated November 9, 2020.
- Furcation website, retrieved November 11, 2020.
- FurTheMore Twitter Announcement, dated October 6, 2020
- Furpocalypse Press Release on Twitter, dated May 27, 2020
- Furpoc Twitter, dated October 30, 2020.
- Welcome to ConFuror 2020 Lucha Libre Virtual Edition!, checked October 13, 2020
- Enter our virtual world in VRChat, checked October 13, 2020
- Enter our virtual world in Minecraft, checked October 13, 2020
- VR JMoF con website, VR JMoF 2021 Prologue section, checked October 13, 2020.
- FurEver West Twitter post, dated September 25, 2020
- FurEver West con website, checked October 13, 2020.
- CozyCon 2020: Autumn Magic - Tweet on Twitter. Dated June 25, 2020. Retrieved July 29, 2020.
- Cozy Con official website. Retrieved July 29, 2020.
- Mephit Furmeet Twitter Post, dated August 10, 2020
- IndyFurCon website, checked October 13, 2020, couldn't verify information there or on archive.org.
- Welcome to Cyberspace Online! YouTube video, posted June 20, 2020.
- FWA Twitter post, dated July 27, 2020
- Megaplex Online con website, checked October 13, 2020.
- Twitter announcement, dated July 12, 2020.
- Furrydelphia Virtual 2020 con website, checked October 13, 2020.
- Camp Tiny Paws 2020 online, checked October 13, 2020.
- BFF Night - Brasil FurFest con website, checked October 13, 2020.
- Hex Furry Fest Twitter feed, checked October 13, 2020, no specific tweet found.
- Nonstop World con website from Archive.org, dated July 18, 2020.
- Going Feral! Info con website, checked October 13, 2020.
- FURSAverance Twitter post, dated August 2, 2020.
- 2nd annual #Couchcon is ON. post on Twitter. Retrieved March 17, 2020.
- Furality.org official convention website. Retrieved April 2, 2020.
- Furry Weekend Gaming venue on Twitch. Retrieved May 8, 2020.
- Get ready for #FurryWeekend At-Home post on Twitter. Retrieved May 8, 2020.
- Cozy Con official website. Retrieved March 17, 2020.
- CozyCon 2020 - pinned tweet on Twitter. Dated March 16, 2020. Retrieved March 17, 2020.
- Down Home FurCon official Twitter channel. Retrieved March 19, 2020.
- Babyfur Con Tweet, posted March 30, 2020.
- "Pour patienter, nous vous proposons l’eFaun, convention 100 % en ligne, dans le confort de chez vous ! Elle aura lieu ce samedi 11 avril sur Discord, de 13h jusqu’au bout de la nuit." - Fauntastic, Twitter, posted 5 April 2020.
- KeepCalmCon official Twitter channel. Retrieved March 17, 2020.
- Hey Fans page on the Toronto Comicon's website. Retrieved April 26, 2020.
- JMoF Tweet, posted January 6, 2020.