Midwest FurFest 2012 was held at the Hyatt Regency O’Hare in Rosemont, Illinois from November 16th to November 18th, 2012.
The Guests of Honor, were:
The charity for that year was Felines and Canines
Total attendance was 3,216, including 743 participants in the fursuit parade.
Total money raised for Felines and Canines more than $40,500.
Exactly 5 years ago today Zootopia was released in the US. So today in honor of this very special day, I am setting aside my normal posts to honor this day.
I encourage everyone to at least watch Zootopia today.
Since I can’t post the film, I decided to post the very 1st teaser trailer. Where in we get a naked Nick Wilde.
Anthrocon made a surprising move recently when they announced Ultrasponsor membership
$1000 (Available during Pre-Registration Only) Limited Availability!
New for 2020 we are offering an Ultrasponsor Membership. This will be a limited availability membership offered only during pre-registration. An Ultrasponsor gets the full privileges of an Attending membership, as well as the following:
- A nifty Ultrasponsor ribbon
- A free Anthrocon T-shirt
- VIP badge pick up at registration
- Front of line privileges for advance admission to the Dealers Room each day
- An invitation to the Artists & Dealers reception on Friday evening
- Reserved seating at selected Main Ballroom events (plus 1 guest if desired)
- A unique gift available to Anthrocon Supersponsors
- An exclusive gift available only to Anthrocon Ultrasponsors
- If registering prior to April 1: An advance opportunity to register for a hotel room before general availability! **(See Note)
- Our wonderful Supersponsor Luncheon on Saturday with the Guests of Honor
- Guaranteed placement within the first two rows at the Fursuit Parade Photo or Reserved Special Seating during the parade
- Special Ultrasponsor Acrylic Badge (with special customization if you register by March 1st)
- Free access to the Fursuit Friendly Cruises (if cruises are available)
- Expedited elevator line privileges in the Westin Hotel
- Sunday Ultrasponsor Brunch
Only time will tell if other cons offer this tier as more cons reopen.