Parties!

Whether you are showcasing your club or upcoming event, or would just like a space to chill and hang out with others in a less formal party setting, all types of parties are welcome. Please fill out the Party Room Request below or drop us a note if you are planning a party.

Like to be closer to the action? If you would like your sleeping room on the Party Floor, also please let us know. This can happen. Thank you, party hosts!

Party hosts may wish to use this typical room layout drawing to plan their party layouts. (This is the same layout map we have been sending people to for the past several years.) Remember: your actual room may be a mirror image of this drawing, and may in fact differ in small or large ways: it's a drawing of a room, not your room.

Inflation is everywhere! Everything costs more than it did a year ago, right?

Wrong!

Rates for party rooms are the same as in 2022 and the same as regular sleeping rooms in the MarsCon block ($99.00 + tax per night for a standard room). You may book a room at the MarsCon rate here, then email us at parties23j@marscon.org with your reservation number. Our party planning personnel will work with the Hilton to move your reservation to the party floor.

If you are planning to host a party, please fill in the Party Request Form below. It will help us collect all the information we need in one place.

(on some browsers you may need to scroll down past the menu items to reach the form!)

Name of Group hosting the party:

Nights you will need the party room and nights you’ll be hosting a party:

 Thu/Fri, March 9/10 (possible early arrival day) Not needed Room, no party
 Fri/Sat, March 10/11 Not needed Room, no party Party night
 Sat/Sun, March 11/12 Not needed Room, no party Party night
 Sun/Mon, March 12/13 (possible late departure day) Not needed Room, no party

Approximate party hours:

Party Theme/Description:

Name of contact person:

Contact phone number:

Contact email address:

Will you be needing Party Room ONLY - Buttons for any members of your group? (This is NOT a MarsCon badge and will NOT allow access to any areas that are designated as MarsCon Convention Space.)
Yes No

If marked Yes, Please include names and ages of people that you will be needing buttons for.

MarsCon offers an attractive rate for party hosts: two memberships at $10.00 off each when booked at the same time as submitting this form. The discount offer ends Jan 31, 2023 - at that time normal At The Door membership rates will apply.
Buy the two memberships here (scroll down the page to the Room Party Hosts section. Book your two memberships at substantially the same time as submitting this form.
Are you taking advantage of this discount? Yes No

If so, please enter the names and desired badge names of the two hosts here.

Will you (likely) want the bed removed from your party room if we can arrange it with the hotel? Price TBA.
Yes No

Do you want to enter your party into the Party Room Contest?
Yes No

Do you want your party room adjacent to a particular group? If you do, please state the name of the group:

Do you want your party room not placed next to a particular group? If so, please state the name of the group:
(your request will be kept confidential)

Add any questions or additional requests here:

MarsCon 2023

“When Books Come Alive”
March 10 - 12, 2023

Hilton Minneapolis/St. Paul Airport Mall of America
3800 American Blvd E
Bloomington, Minnesota

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