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
VCON at Canada Day Parade!
July 1st was Canada Day, and, as always, VCON volunteers carried the banner at the annual Salmon Festival parade in… Read More
GoH Sawyer’s Agent an Alien! (We got proof!)
AUTHOR GUEST OF HONOUR ROBERT J. SAWYER WITH HIS LITERARY AGENT THE GRAND MOOG OF MARS! Actually, to tell… Read More
Author GoH Receives Surprise Award!
Our Author Guest of Honour, Robert J. Sawyer, has just been named a Member of the Order of Canada! Membership… Read More