Midwest FurFest 2001 was held at the Sheraton Chicago Northwest in Arlington Heights, Illinois from November 16th to November 18th, 2001.
Guest of Honor
Even though the conventions site shows it’s mascot raccoon for the first time. I have no idea why it is wearing overhauls
The following photos are from the Blue Heel archive
Apparently the fursuit parade was outdoors and divided by species
The Message Board
You will not believe who got there start there 2 The Ranting Gyphon and here’s proof
$6,800 was raised for Animals for Awareness who has sadly gone under since the donation