Convention Listings- 05/2016
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Balticon 50 - May 27-30, 2016 - Baltimore, MD by
(Balticon 27 May 2016 / ) - NOTE: 2016 is Balticon's 50th anniversary.
WHEN: May 27-30, 2016
WHERE: The Renaissance Baltimore Harborplace Hotel, 202 East Pratt Street, Baltimore, MD 21202
GUESTS OF HONOR:
Guest of Honor: George R.R. Martin
ABOUT BALTICON: At Balticon, members experience science fiction and fantasy topics presented through literature, film, art, and music presentations, discussion panels and workshops. Highlights include introduction of the Compton Crook, BSFS Heinlein, Balticon Poetry, BSFS Amateur Writers and Jack L. Chalker Young Writer's Awards winners, one of the finest Masquerades in SF/F fandom, our Short Film Festival, and Balticonís internationally famous science program. Programming features hundreds of writers, editors, agents, publishers, artists, scientists, musicians and professionals showcasing their talents, sharing their knowledge and skills, offering readings, and signing autographs. (Source: Balticon)
Artist Guest of Honor: John Picacio
Music Guests of Honor: Bill and Gretchen Roper
Winner of Compton Crook Award 33: Alexandra Duncan
Fan Guests of Honor: B. Shirley Avery and Martin Deutsch
And a number of past GoHs
MediaWest*Con 36 - May 27-30, 2016 - Lansing, MI by
(MediaWest*Con 27 May 2016 / ) - ABOUT MediaWest*Con: MediaWest*Con is the definitive gathering of Science Fiction/Media fandom, held each Memorial Day Weekend in Lansing, Michigan. MediaWest*Con is sponsored by T'Kuhtian Press as a celebration of the diversity of SF/Media fandom, run by fans, for fans, and is staffed entirely by volunteers. MediaWest*Con traditionally features the Art Show and Auction, Fanzine Reading Room, Fannish Videos, Masquerade, Dealers' Room, Game Room, Fan Quality Awards, Fan Fund, both a Con Suite (AKA Hospitality Suite) and a Party Suite, and many, many, panels on a wide variety of topics representing many areas of interest. Programming is determined by member input and participation. We have no official guests.
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