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Furry Fiesta 2011 Closes setting three records

Reported via their Tweet Stream, Furry Fiesta 2011 broke the following three records:

Number of consecutive furry conventions held in Texas -Previous record was 2, also held by Furry Fiesta

Record for third-year furry convention attendance. The previous record was 911, set by RainFurrest.

Record for fastest furry convention to hit 1000 attendees. The previous record was 4 years, also set by RainFurrest.

Instanbul, the Con Chair tweeted:

With 1034 attendees on year three, we have defeated all three records. I couldn’t be more proud of what we’ve accomplished so far.

Unofficial numbers for their charity CARE:

By @MatthewEbel Over $4,000 was raised for C.A.R.E. by just over 1,000 people at@furryfiesta this weekend.

Furry Fiesta’s Twitter: http://twitter.com/#!/furryfiesta

Istanbul’s Twitter: http://twitter.com/#!/Istanbul777

Matthew Ebel’s Twitter: http://twitter.com/#!/matthewebel

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One response

  1. I have great respect and hear good things about Furry Fiesta, but their attendance is not a record.

    This is incorrect; Further Confusion exceeded 1000 attendees in its third year, with an attendance of 1,114. That is 70 attendees larger than Furry Fiesta’s attendance of 1,034.

    Source for these numbers are available at: http://en.wikifur.com/wiki/Convention

    –Chiaroscuro

    March 20, 2011 at 7:47 pm

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