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 Sep 09, 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
Author GoH swears in new citizens!
In June our Author Guest of Honour Robert J. Sawyer received the Order of Canada. As part of his new… Read More
Photos of the First VCON in 1971!
VCON 1 - Hotel Georgia, Vancouver, B.C. - April 9-10, 1971. Guest of Honour - Ursula K. Le Guin FRIDAY,… Read More
Sawyer a huge “Thunderbirds” Fan!
Yes! Robert J. Sawyer, our author Guest of Honour, multi-award winning novelist and renowned futurist, is also a fan-boy at… Read More