Furlandia 2016

May 27-29, 2016

Furlandia 1850: Age of Industry

Portland’s original furry convention, Furlandia, has entered 1850, the dawn of industry, of towering smokestacks, steam and spinning gears. New factories produce mass manufactured goods for a growing world, distributed not by sailing ships but by steam trains across iron rails. The future is steam powered, and at Furlandia, the future is now.
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Meeting Reminder for February 13th - 2.13.2016 - 2.8.2016

MEETING NOW ON SATURDAY!

Join us for our next planning meeting. We'll continue working toward 1850: AGE OF INDUSTRY. Meet the rest of the executive team, and learn how you can help Furlandia to be a rousing success.

Agenda will include nominations for Furlandia 2017 committee chairman.

Where:
Cascade A&B ballroom
Sheraton Portland Airport Hotel
8235 NE Airport Way
Portland, OR 97220

When:
February 13, 2016
1-4pm

By - Lumio Draco
Good News - 1.25.2016

Good news from our parent sponsor. RAIn has become a 501(c)3 non-profit! We at Furlandia would like to congratulate our board members for their hard work and continuing to support in making our Portland furry community and the Northwest furry region the best it can be. With RAIn’s non-profit status, we see a bright future ahead of us.

By - Lumio Draco
Meeting Reminder for January 17th - 1.10.2016

Happy New Year Everyone!

I hope you all enjoyed the holidays are are ready to greet 2016 with renew passion and success.. Speaking of which, we have our next meeting next Sunday! As usual we'll be having it at the same time. However, as with making new changes for the new year, we will be meeting at the Sheraton Portland Airport Hotel.

We have got A LOT to cover for the meeting, so if you are able to make it to the meeting please do so. We can't make this convention happen without your help. We will be updating lists of items for our logistics and business team, presenting layouts for our badges, present scripts for our opening and closing ceremonies, and that's just the highlights!

For any of our new staff members we will be meeting on January 17th from 1 to 4 pm at 8235 NE Airport Way, Portland, OR 97220. Hope to see you all there!

By - Lumio Draco
Meeting Reminder for December 20th - 12.16.2015

Hello Furlandians!

Tis the season to celebrate our accomplishments throughout the year! I want to thank everyone for your continued hard work and diligence to keep our planning for Furlandia 2016 on track. As always, I want to remind everyone of our upcoming meeting Sunday at Central Northeast Neighbors off of Sandy and 87th from 1 to 4 pm.

The topics to go over for the meeting will include welcoming new staff members, an update on theatre layout, a presentation of our updated website, our current progress on programs and the dance competition, planing for prop workshops, and going over charity options.

If you have any questions or would like to know if anything is on the meeting agenda please email me at lumio@furlandia.org. Happy Holiday's everyfur and will see you soon!

By - Lumio Draco
Staff meeting this Sunday! - 11.19.2015

Thank you for your continued perseverance thus far! We have a lot to go over for the month and would like to see you all there. Topics for the meeting will include updates on theatre layout and gear rental, Dealers Den room layout presentation and finalization, overview of program ideas and submissions, publishing update, and much more.

Our next meeting will be held this Sunday from 1 to 4 pm at Centeral Northeast Neighbors off of 87th and Sandy. If you have any questions about the upcoming meeting or need directions please send an email to chair@furlandia.org.

By - Lumio Draco
Dealer's Den applications are open! - 10.27.2015

Furlandia is happy to announce we are now accepting applications for our Dealer's Den. Those interested in participating can apply online. Applications will remain open until December 15, 2015. We look forward to announcing to our attendees the final list of dealers shortly thereafter.

Pricing details are listed under the Dealer's tab.

By - Lumio Draco
Furlandimedia. Find us on the web! - 10.27.2015

The Furlandia team is on your favorite website. Feel free to add, like, subscribe or follow where you find us. Search for @furlandia and keep an eye out for the bright orange logo! Below are some links to get you started.

Like us on Facebook
https://www.facebook.com/Furlandia/

Follow us on Twitter & Vine
https://twitter.com/Furlandia
https://vine.co/Furlandia

We have a second Twitter profile dedicated to Dealer's Den news.
https://twitter.com/FurlandiaDD

We're also on:
Instagram - https://instagram.com/furlandiapdx
Telegram - https://telegram.me/furlandia
Tumblr - http://furlandiapdx.tumblr.com/

By - Zen Tulku
Next meeting this Sunday Oct 25, 2015 - 10.20.2015

Hello fellow furs! Furlandia's next committee meeting is scheduled for Sunday, October 25, 2015. Join us at Central Northeast Neighbors from 1pm to 4pm. We will begin reviewing convention layout, volunteer scheduling, programming, and much, much, more. Bring a friend! Snacks will be provided.

Location:
Central Northeast Neighbors
4415 NE 87th Ave
Portland, OR 97220

Time: 1pm - 4pm

RSVP via our Facebook Events page: https://www.facebook.com/events/1498804400420309/

By - Zen Tulku
Art Submission Open - 10.6.2015

Hello Fellow Furs and Scalies! We are looking to give our website a make over, but we need your help! We are also looking for art to put into the convention booklet. Please email your art submissions to Chair@furlandia.org.

By - Lumio Draco
Website is live - 8.27.2015

It's a little basic for the moment, but we're back live now! We will be giving the site some visual updates over the coming weeks, but we wanted to get the site live to start get information out there for Furlandia 2016!

By - Some Ninja
Furlandia Meeting Schedule - 8.26.2015

Meeting Schedule

Attendance at meetings is optional for most staff, but if you'd like to join us our anticipated meeting dates are listed below, and are typically on Sundays from 1:00pm to 4:00pm, although days, times, and location are subject to change. If you are unable to make it to the meetings but would like to be kept informed email us at Chair@Furlandia.org.

Meeting Location:

Columbia Grill & Bar
8235 NE Airport Way
Portland, Oregon 97220

Meeting Dates:

  • February 13th
  • February 28th
  • March 13th
  • March 27th
  • April 10th
  • April 24th
  • May 1st
  • May 8th
  • May 15th
  • May 22nd
  • June 12th