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.
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.
12–14 July 2019
SHORE LEAVE 41 (Fan-run Media SF Conference) at Hunt Valley Inn (Delta Marriott) Hunt Valley MD. Guests: (authors) Christopher Bennett, Dayton Ward, Glenn Hauman, Hildy Silverman, Howard Weinstein, Keith R.A. DeCandido, Kelli Fitzpatrick, Laura Ware; (scientists) Brent Warner, Wayne Bird; (artist) Todd Brugmans; (performers) Luna-C, The Boogie Knights. Info: https://www.shore-leave.com; P.O. Box 6809, Towson MD 21285-6809.
12–14 July 2019
ADASTRA 2019 (38) (Toronto area SF conference) at Sheraton Parkway North, Richmond Hill, ON. Info: http://www.ad-astra.org; email@example.com.
18–21 July 2019
MISTI-CON 2019 (Fan-run Harry Potter conference) at Doubletree by Hilton, Tarrytown, NY. Info: https://www.misti-con.org.
15–18 August 2019
PULPFEST 2019 (Pulp magazine oriented conference) at Doubletree by Hilton Hotel, Pittsburgh-Cranberry, Mars PA. Info: firstname.lastname@example.org; Jack Cullers, 1272 Cheatham Way, Bellbrook OH 45305.
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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