Since its inception in 1997, Anthrocon has been working hard on its goal of providing a professional convention for our fans. Attendance has reflected our goal and we thank all of our attendees for their patronage.

2017 - Take Me Out To The Ballgame

June 29-July 2nd, 2017
Pittsburgh, PA

Guests of Honor: Charlie Adler

Charity: $37,598 for Hope Haven Farm Sanctuary
Attendance: 7,544
Fursuit Parade: 1,890

 

2016 - Roaring Twenty

June 30-July 3, 2016
Pittsburgh, PA

Guests of Honor: Trevor Devall, Tracy Butler, Joaquin Baldwin

Charity: $32,579 for The Pittsburgh Zoo
Attendance: 7,308
Fursuit Parade: 2,100

 

2015 - Viking Invasion!

July 9-12, 2015
Pittsburgh, PA

Guests of Honor: Kimlinh Tran, The San Diego Chicken

Charity: $35,910 for The Western PA Humane Society
Attendance: 6,348
Fursuit Parade: 1,460 fursuiters

 

2014 - Secret Societies

July 3-6, 2014
Pittsburgh, PA

Guests of Honor: Lee Tockar, Jim Cummings

Charity: $32,372 for The National Aviary
Attendance: 5,861
Fursuit Parade: 1,326 fursuiters

 

2013 - The Fast and the Furrious

July 4-7, 2013
Pittsburgh, PA

Guests of Honor: Tom Minton, Mercedes Lackey, Larry Dixon

Other Guests: Sardyuon

Charity: $31,255 for Equine Angels Rescue
Attendance: 5,577
Fursuit Parade: 1,300 fursuiters

 

2012 - A Midsummer Night's Dream

June 14-17, 2012
Pittsburgh, PA

Guests of Honor: Dev Madan, Mike Kazaleh

Other Guests: Sardyuon

Charity: $20,656 for Hello Bully
Attendance: 5,179
Fursuit Parade: 1,044 fursuiters

 

2011 - The Anthropomorphic Institute of Magic

June 23-26, 2011
Pittsburgh, PA

Guests of Honor: Peter S. Beagle, Andy Runton

Charity: $11,522 for The Toonseum
Attendance: 4,400
Fursuit Parade: 854 fursuiters

 

2010 - Modern Stone-Age Furries

June 24-27, 2010
Pittsburgh, PA

Guests of Honor: James Gurney, Jim Martin

Charity: $12,849 for Fayette Friends of Animals
Attendance: 4,238
Fursuit Parade: 713 fursuiters

 

2009 - "OMG Aliens!"

July 2-5, 2009
Pittsburgh, PA

Guests of Honor: Joe Harris, Ben Balistreri, Bob Boyle

Charity: $8,992 for Animal Rescue League Wildlife Rehabilitation Center
Attendance: 3,777
Fursuit Parade: 640 fursuiters

 

2008 - "It's a jungle out there!"

June 26-29, 2008
Pittsburgh, PA

Guests of Honor: Floyd Norman

Charity: $13,154 for Pittsburgh Parrot Rescue
Attendance: 3,390
Fursuit Parade: 453 fursuiters

 

2007 - "Looking to the Future"

July 5-8, 2007
Pittsburgh, PA

Guests of Honor: Rob Paulsen, Mark Evanier, Caroyln Kelly

Charity: $7,608 for Animal Friends
Attendance: 2,849
Fursuit Parade: 353 fursuiters

 

2006 - "Making History"

June 15-18, 2006
Pittsburgh, PA

Guests of Honor: Scott Shaw!, Diane Duane

Other Guests: Tom Smith

Charity: $8,407 for Western Pennsylvania National Wild Animal Orphanage
Attendance: 2,489
Fursuit Parade: 191 fursuiters

 

2005 - "Heroes"

July 7-10, 2005
Philadelphia, PA

Guests of Honor: Peter Laird, Timothy Albee

Charity: $6,470 for Greater Philadelphia Search & Rescue
Attendance: 2,370
Fursuit Parade: 140 fursuiters

 

2004 - "Summer Games"

July 8-11, 2004
Philadelphia, PA

Guests of Honor: Michel Gagne', Stan Sakai

Charity: $7,200 for Forgotten Felines & Fidos (FFF)
Attendance: 2,404

 

2003 - "Creatures of the Night"

July 17-20, 2003
Philadelphia, PA

Guests of Honor: Mark E. Rogers, Guy Gilchrist

Charity: $8,348 for Support Our Shelters
Attendance: 1,949

 

2002 - "Invention"

July 11-14, 2002
Philadelphia, PA

Guests of Honor: Heather Bruton, Lisanne Norman

Other Guests: Herbie Hamill, Josie DeCarlo, Benjamin Franklin

Charity: $13,280 for Canine Partners for Life
Attendance: 1,648

 

2001 - "Furries in Flight"

July 27-29, 2001
Philadelphia, PA

Guests of Honor: Bill Holbrook, Dan DeCarlo

Charity: $7,237 for Reins of Life
Attendance: 1,457

 

2000 - "Furries of Myth and Legend"

June 30-July 2, 2000
Valley Forge, PA

Guests of Honor: Sara Palmer, Paul Kidd

Charity: $6,534 for The National Greyhound Adoption Program
Attendance: 1,128

 

1999 - "The Furry Revolution"

July 2-4, 1999
Valley Forge, PA

Guests of Honor: Vicky Wyman, S. Andrew Swann

Charity: $3,600 for Great Valley Nature Center
Attendance: 845

 

1998 - "Here Be Dragons"

July 3-5, 1998
Albany, NY

Guests of Honor: Jeffrey A. Carver, Uncle Kage, Jim Groat

Charity: $3,092 for Whiskers
Attendance: 600 est

 

1997 - "An East Coast Furry Con"

July 4-6, 1997
Albany, NY

Guests of Honor: Daphne Lage, Watts Martin

Charity: $2,200 for Therapy Dogs/K9 Friends
Attendance: 300 est