News From MarsCon:
The Hilton now has their online booking set up for MarsCon 2020: www.hilton.com/en/hi/groups/personalized/M/MSPAHHF-MAR-20200227/index.jhtml. The room rate is the same as last year - $115/night plus taxes. Having your own room gives you a base of operations and a place to store your paraphernalia.
Dealer room applications are now live. Application process runs through December 1, 2019.
Applications were emailed to past and existing dealers on Monday Nov. 4. Current dealers: please check your emails! I am not mailing paper applications this year. If you are a current or past dealer, or someone who would like to apply, please let me know by Nov. 25, 2019. Applications close on December 1, 2019. Please email me your inquiry and I will forward you the application. We are currently not able to accept any new jewelry dealers. Thanks!
Artist Guest of Honor: Darla Eklund
Author Guest of Honor: Kathryn Sullivan
Fan Guest of Honor: Eric M. Heideman
Featured Musical Guest: Luke Ski (who will announce Dementia Track attendees soon!)
Astronomer: Parke Kunkle
This year we are posting a very early version of our program schedule way in advance. Take a look - keep in mind many, many items will be added.
You may pre-order registrations at the MarsCon 2020 Online Store. You may also make a donation to MarsCon at the online store. (It’s tax deductable, just in case that sort of thing is important to you.)
MarsCon is a fan-run science fiction convention for all ages held every March (sometimes in late February) in the Twin Cities area. At MarsCon you’ll find panel discussions, parties, guest of honor presentations, music of many kinds, our art show, film/anime room, science room, dealers room, charity auction, and masquerade. The Dementia track is virtually a con in itself, and attracts a nation-wide audience.
“Visions of the Future”
February 28 - March 1, 2020
Hilton Minneapolis/St Paul Airport/Mall of America
3800 American Blvd. E.
Bloomington, MN 55425
More about MarsCon may be found at...
• Twitter: https://twitter.com/MarsconMpls
• FaceBook: www.facebook.com/Marscon
• Dementia: marscondementia.wordpress.com
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