The incomparable Heather Dale Band will be returning to Dallas for FenCon XII, and we couldn't be more excited!
If you have not experienced Heather's music then you are in for an astounding treat - join us September 25-27 to hear them, as well as our other musical guests, in what is sure to be a great weekend of entertainment!
Did you know that FenCon is an all-volunteer organization? It's true. People just like you help us make FenCon such an awesome event every year. If you work at least 12 hours at the con, you can earn a free membership for next year! Check our or Volunteer page for information.
(Psst! Certain activities can earn you extra hours! Contact our volunteer coordinator for details!)
Our room block closes at 5:00 PM CST today (September 3). Rooms may not be available at our great rate after this time.
And what, you may ask, is that great rate? $99 for up t four people in a standard room, or $129 for a suite. The price includes free in-room wi-fi access.
We're at the Westin Dallas-Fort Worth airport, a short distance from - you guessed it - DFW Airport. And yes, there is an airport shuttle!
Book your room here.
Hurry, because time is running out...
Our Pre-Registration period ends September 1st. After that you will no longer be able to get a Friend of the Fen membership!
And regular memberships will only be available at the door!
A Friend of the Fen will enable you to :
- choose between a convention T-Shirt or Tote Bag
- Have an an exclusive Friend's only autograph session with the Guests of Honor
- Goody Bags!
All for only an additional $15 over your regular attending membership.
Our cutoff date is fast approaching - don't let Time catch up with you! Register today!
Aspiring Writers! The deadline to enter this year's FenCon Short Story Contest has been extended to August 1, 2015! Submit your story now!
Update: the Young Author's short story contest deadline has been extended to September 10th!
As we near the end of the school year, FenCon's Young Author Division of the Short Story Contest wishes to remind everyone that the deadline for the student story contest is June 15. See http://www.fencon.org/page/young-author-contest for the entry form and rules / guidelines.
Write some stories, and show us what you've got!
FenCon is proud to welcome Mitchell Bentley as our Artist Guest of Honor for 2015!
We've known and followed his work for many years, and are pleased to have him join us at FenCon. He was active in OK and TX regional fandom for years, and it's great to welcome him back to Dallas!
lectured at universities, worked in film, edited publications and
served as Artist Guest of Honor at more than a dozen science fiction
conventions. He has also earned 35 awards, is a lifetime member of
the Association of Science Fiction and Fantasy Artists and is
currently serving as President.
You can learn more about his work at www.atomicflystudios.com