Conventions

2018

  • IceCon – October 5-7, 2018
    • Reykjavík, Iceland
    • GoH: Naomi Novik, Úlfhildur Dagsdóttir
    • Registration: €60
  • MileHiCon 50 – Oct. 19-21, 2018
    • Hyatt Regency Tech Center, Denver CO
  • Sirens– October 25-28, 2018
    • Park Hyatt, Beaver Creek CO
    • GoH: Leigh Bardugo, Kameron Hurley, Violet Kupersmith, Anna-Marie McLemore
  • World Fantasy Convention 2018– November 1-4, 2018
    • Baltimore MD
    • Theme: “Ports in a Storm”
    • Guests of Honor: Kaaron Warren, Scott Edelman, Tom Kidd, Michael J. Walsh, Aliette de Bodard
  • Con Plus – November 3, 2018
    • 24 hour, online Role-Playing game convention for charity
  • Chessiecon 2018 – November 23-25, 2018
    • Radisson North Baltimore Hotel, Timonium MD
    • GoH: Jo Walton
    • Music GoH: Mary Crowell

2019

  • FoolscapFebruary 1-3, 2019
    • Hilton Seattle Airport, Seattle WA
    • GoH: Nancy Kress
  • Boskone 56 – February 15-17, 2019
    • Westin Waterfront Hotel, Boston MA
    • GoH and speakers: Elizabeth Hand, Christopher Golden, Jim Burns, Cindy Pon, Vandana Singh, Gardner Dozois
  • FOGcon – March 8-10, 2019
    • Walnut Creek Marriott, Walnut Creek CA
    • Theme: “Friendship”
  • ICFA 40 – March 13-17, 2019
    • Marriott Orlando Airport Hotel, Orlando FL
    • Guests: Mark Bould, G. Willow Wilson
    • Theme: “Politics and Conflict”
  • Norwescon 42 – April 18–21, 2019
    • DoubleTree by Hilton Seattle Airport, SeaTac, WA
    • GoH: Mary Robinette Kowal, Tran Nguyen, Dan Koboldt, Nancy Pearl, Subterranean Press
    • Theme: “Don’t Forget Your Towel!”
  • Corflu 36 – May 2-5, 2019
    • Cambria Hotel, Rockville MD (DC metro area)
    • Attending: $100 through 9/30, $125 10/1-1/31/19
    • Supporting: Pay what you like.
  • StokerCon 2019 – May 9-12, 2019
    • Amway Grand Plaza Hotel, Grand Rapids MI
    • GoH: Josh Boone, Kathe Koja, Josh Malerman, Robert R. McCammon, Kaaron Warren, Stephanie M. Wytovich
  • Keycon 36 – May 17-19, 2019
    • Radisson Hotel Winnipeg Downtown, Winnipeg, MB, CANADA
    • Theme: “Monty and Max and Vampyres! Oh My!”
    • GoH: Carrie Vaughn, Lee Moyer, Devon Boorman & Mark Rein-Hagen
  • WisCon 43 – May 24-27, 2019
    • Concourse Hotel and Governor’s Club, Madison WI
    • GoH: G. Willow Wilson, Charlie Jane Anders
  • LibertyCon 32 – May 31 – June 2, 2019
    • The Read House, Chattanooga TN
    • M.C.: Seanan McGuire
    • Guests: Patricia Briggs, Mitch Foust, Arlan Andrews, Timmy Bolgeo
  • SoonerCon 28 – June 7-9, 2019
    • Embassy Suites Hotel & Conference Center, Norman OK
    • Toastmaster: Selina Rosen
    • Guests: Kevin J. Anderson, Toni Weisskopf, Aaron Dismuke, Jamie Marchi, Larry Nemecek
  • Westercon 72 & NASFiC 2019 – July 4-7, 2019
    • Davis Conference Center, Layton UT
    • Guests: Jim Butcher, Eric Flint, Vincent Villafranca, Kitty Krell, Tim the GM, Kevin Standlee, Lisa Hayes, Kuma Bear
  • ConGregate 6 – July 12-14, 2019
    • Red Lion Hotel, High Point NC
    • GoH: Eric Flint
    • Special Guests: Michael A. Stackpole, Valentine Wolfe
  • Comic-Con – July 18-21, 2019
    • San Diego CA
  • Worldcon 77 – August 15-19, 2019
    • Convention Centre, Dublin, Ireland

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