Upcoming Events

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.


17-19 April 2020
CONSTELLATION 11 (Lincoln NE SF conference) at Cornhusker Hotel, Lincoln NE. Author Guest of Honor: Max Gladstone, Artist Guest of Honor: Bob Hall, TM: Becky Potter. Info: http://ConStellationNE.net; PO Box 84324, Lincoln NE 68501-4324

8-10 May 2020
MARCON (Ohio regional science fiction conference) Crowne Plaza Columbus North, Worthington OH. Guests include: Author GoH: Carrie Vaughn, Artist GoH: Sara Felix, Science GoH: Wolfgang Rumpf , Music GoHs: Blibbering Humdinger & Wreck the System; Local Artist GoH: Adlai Stein. Info: http://marcon.org; Marcon, PO Box 141414, Columbus OH 43214

22-25 May 2020
BALTICON 54 (Maryland regional science fiction conference) at The Renaissance Baltimore Harborplace Hotel, Baltimore MD. Guests of Honor: Wen Spencer, Lee Moyer, Chedhire Moon, Jay & Leigh Targaryen; 2019 Compton Crook Award Winner R. F. Kuang. Info: https://www.balticon.org/wp54/; (balticoninfo@balticon.org; +1.410.563.2737; PO Box 686, Baltimore MD 21203-0686

22-25 May 2020
MEDIA WEST*CON 40 (SF/Media fandom) at Ramada Lansing, Lansing MI.  Info: http://www.mediawestcon.org; mediawestcon@aol.com; 98, 200 East Thomas St, Lansing MI 48906-4047Info: http://ConStellationNE.net; PO Box 84324

28-31 May 2020
 INTERNATIONAL SPACE DEVELOPMENT CONFERENCE (National Space Society) at Embassy Suites by Hilton Dallas-Frisco Hotel & Convention Center, Frisco TX. Info: https://isdc2020.nss.org; +1.202.429.1600 (voice); +1.703.435.4390 (fax); National Space Society, PO Box 98106, Washington DC 20090-8106

20-23 August 2020
NASFiC 2020 (North American SF convention) at Sheraton Columbus Hotel, Columbus OH. Guests of Honor—Authors: Brian Herbert & Kevin J. Anderson, Artist: Stephanie Law, Editor: Christopher J. Garcia, Science: Marc Millis (NASA), Fans: Sue & Steve Francis, 1632 Minicon Guest: Eric Flint. Info: http://columbus2020nasfic.org

29 July-2 August 2020
CoNZealand (78th World Science Fiction Convention) at TSB Arena and Shed 6, Intercontinental Hotel, Michael Fowler Centre, Wellington, Aotearoa (New Zealand). Author Guests of Honour: Mercedes Lackey & Larry Dixon, NZ Artist Guest of Honour: Greg Broadmore, Fan Guest of Honour: Rose Mitchell, TM: George R. R. Martin. 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://conzealand.nz

 


Running a convention? If your convention has a telephone or fax number, e-mail address, or web page, please let us know so that we can publish this information. We must have your information in hand SIX months before.

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Attending a convention? When calling conventions for information, do not call collect and do not call too late in the evening. It is best to include a S.A.S.E. when requesting information; include an International Reply Coupon if the convention is in a different country.