NOTE: Membership rates and other details often change after we have gone to press. In addition, most conventions have age-based membership rates in advance and at the door. There also may be rates for single days. Check the websites for the most recent information.
26–28 April 2019
CONSTELLATION 10 (Lincoln NE SF conference) at Cornhusker Hotel, Lincoln NE. Author Guest of Honor: Julie Czerneda, Artist Guest of Honor: Zach Woolsey, TM: Lathan Murrell. Info: www.ConStellationNE.net; P.O. Box 84324, Lincoln NE 68501-4324.
24–27 May 2019
BALTICON 53 (Maryland regional science fiction conference) at The Renaissance Baltimore Harborplace Hotel, Baltimore MD. Guests of Honor: Elizabeth Bear, Scott Lynch; 2018 Compton Crook Award Winner Nicky Drayden. Info: www.balticon.org; email@example.com; +1.410.563.2737; P.O. Box 686, Baltimore MD 21203-0686.
10–12 May 2019
MARCON (Ohio regional science fiction conference) Crowne Plaza Columbus North, Worthington OH. Guests include: Author GoH: Charles Gannon; Artist GoH: John Picacio; Science GoHs: Bob & Connie Trembley; Editor GoH: Rebecca Moesta; Media GoH: David Gerrold. Info: www.marcon.org; Marcon, P.O. Box 141414, Columbus OH 43214.
24–27 May 2019
MEDIA WESTCON 39 (SF/Media fandom) at Ramada Lansing, Lansing MI. Info: www.mediawestcon.org; firstname.lastname@example.org; 98, 200 East Thomas St, Lansing MI 48906-4047.
6–9 June 2019
INTERNATIONAL SPACE DEVELOPMENT CONFERENCE (National Space Society) at Sheraton Pentagon City Hotel, Arlington VA. Info: https://isdc2019.nss.org; +1.202.429.1600 (voice); +1.703.435.4390 (fax); National Space Society, PO Box 98106, Washington DC 20090-8106.
4–7 July 2019
SPIKECON/NASFiC 2019 (North American SF convention) being held in conjunction with Westercon 72 at Davis Convention Center, Layton UT. Westercon Guests—Author: Jim Butcher, Author: Eric Flint, Artist: Vincent Villafranca, Gaming: Tim the GM, Cosplay: Kitty Krell, Fans: Kevin Standlee, Lisa Hayes, Kuna Bear. NASFic Guests—Author: David Weber, Author: Laurell K. Hamilton, Senior Editor: Susan Chang, Artist: Vincent Villafranca, Fan: Linda Deneroff, Weaponsmaster: Dragon Dronet, MCs: Bjo & John Trimble. Info: www.spikecon.org.
15–19 August 2019
DUBLIN 2019: AN IRISH WORLDCON (77th World Science Fiction Convention) at Convention Centre, Dublin, Ireland. Guests of Honor: Bill & Mary Burns, Diane Duane, Ginjer Buchanan, Ian McDonald, Jocelyn Bell Burnell, Steve Jackson. This is the SF universe’s annual get-together. Professionals and readers from all over the world will be in attendance. Talks, panels, films, fancy dress competition—the works. Nominate and vote for the Hugos. Info: https://dublin2019.com/.
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