Mexico convention Furnexion shift dates again to 2022 for attendees to vaccinate

For the third time, Mexico convention Furnexion has shifted their dates – towards 2022. They are at first planned for Feb 26-28 this year. But due to strict COVID-19 measures that time, they changed to Dec 10-12. Dates are changed … Continue reading Mexico convention Furnexion shift dates again to 2022 for attendees to vaccinate

‘A furry’s must-have buddy’: Singapore furry media channel GFTV realigns purpose of COVID-19 furcon status tracker

It was made at first to provide furry convention updates during COVID-19. But, Southeast Asia’s first and largest furry media channel GFTV has revised the purpose of its convention status spreadsheet. Now called the Furcon Status Tracker, or FURST, the … Continue reading ‘A furry’s must-have buddy’: Singapore furry media channel GFTV realigns purpose of COVID-19 furcon status tracker

Venue, date changes for Once Upon A Fur Con’s 2nd event as venue to become quarantine center

Chinese convention Once Upon A Fur Con, or OUFC, has made changes to its plans for the second half of 2021. At first, when local COVID-19 cases spiked in August, OUFC cancelled its second event initially comfirmed for mid-October. Then … Continue reading Venue, date changes for Once Upon A Fur Con’s 2nd event as venue to become quarantine center

News in brief – 15/09/21

Little Island Fur Con announces online event Starting from Singapore, Little Island Fur Con, or LIFC, has scheduled a virtual event Nov 18. The event, called LIFC Online, is set to break regional records again. This is because it will … Continue reading News in brief – 15/09/21

Prior vaccination and negative coronavirus tests mandated by a growing number of furcons

Furry fandom social events are slowly regaining traction as COVID-19 slows down. Thus, more furcons are needing attendees to get vaccinated or have a negative test prior. Some furcons also have said they will no longer allow exemptions based on … Continue reading Prior vaccination and negative coronavirus tests mandated by a growing number of furcons

Megaplex holds large furry gathering – one fur tests positive for COVID

Just recently, one of the eight largest furry conventions opened its doors to an in-person gathering. Megaplex 2021 saw 2,889 attendees on the first weekend of August 2021, ~80% of 2019’s pre-pandemic total. $50,000 was raised for the C.A.R.E. Foundation. Staff set COVID-19 policies and required masks in most cases, … Continue reading Megaplex holds large furry gathering – one fur tests positive for COVID

Chinese convention Super Furry Fusion cancels event a day ahead of schedule

Source link: 极兽聚的动态-哔哩哔哩 (bilibili.com) China’s largest furry convention, Super Furry Fusion has just announced the cancellation of this year’s event slated on Aug 1, following consultation with local authorities since the presence of the COVID-19 Delta variant in the neighbouring … Continue reading Chinese convention Super Furry Fusion cancels event a day ahead of schedule

Anthro East Coast closes after four years of operations; barbecue picnic event to continue

Canadian convention Anthro East Coast, or AEC, has recently confirmed that the furcon will close, and its parent company will disband by September. This came after the furcon has announced their search for a new chairperson in April after their … Continue reading Anthro East Coast closes after four years of operations; barbecue picnic event to continue

News in brief – 20/7/2021

FinFur Animus 2021 cancelled First in Europe, in view of rising local COVID-19 cases and the increasing prevalence of the Delta variant globally, Finnish convention FinFur Animus has cancelled their event this year. In a statement released Tuesday (July 13) … Continue reading News in brief – 20/7/2021