Three Days of Sci-Fi, Fantasy, Games, Costumes and More


Vancouver's Premier Science Fiction, Fantasy and Games Convention

Muppets, Puppets and Marionettes
The Small Press Cabal

Friday, September 30 – Sunday October 2, 2016
Sheraton Vancouver Guildford Hotel, Surrey, BC
Hotel rooms (parking included) from $117/ night, if you book before Aug 31, 2016

VCON is the oldest general-interest science fiction, fantasy and games convention in Canada and the Pacific Northwest. The convention has promoted the interests of science fiction and fantasy culture in Vancouver BC and its environs since 1971, offering events and exhibits focused on a variety of Science Fiction and Fantasy fandom interest areas such as literature, art, media, music, costumes, comics, tabletop games, electronic games, etc.

Our Guests of Honour

author Robert J. Sawyer (Quantum Night)
film designer Eric Chu (Battlestar Galactica)
Ultramarionation director Jamie Anderson (FireStorm, Thunderbirds)
magazine editor Karl Johanson (Neo-Opsis)
art director Stephanie Johanson (Neo-Opsis)
Godzilla fan Stan Hyde (Monster Attack Team Canada)

with Master of Ceremonies
author and musician Spider Robinson (Callahan series)


Latest Blog Posts
Robots on Parade!

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Let’s Help James NG!

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Our Crazy Theme!

Every year VCON adopts a theme. This year it is “Muppets, Puppets and Marionettes.” What has the theme got to… Read More