VCON: Vancouver BC's premiere science fiction, fantasy
and games convention, since 1971.

VCON 39 will be held October 3-5, 2014
at the Sheraton Vancouver Guildford hotel


VCON 39 Theme:

Military Might

From Swords & Sorcery to Phasers & Grasers


VCON 39 is also CANVENTION 34!


Come join us for three days of fannish fun and multi-track programming including:

Art Show & Auction • Vendors Hall • Author Readings • 24-Hour Games Rooms
Multi-Author Book Launch • Writers Workshops • Demos • Academie Duello
Artists Alley • Frankenstuffies • Fan Groups • Costume Contest • Panels
Hospitality Suite • Dance • Elrons • Turkey Readings • Workshops


VCON 39 Guests of Honour:

Author GoH: David Weber
(Honor Harrington Series; Safehold Series, Dahak Series)

Artist GoH: David Mattingly
(Cover Illustrator for David Weber's Honor Harrington Books)

Game Design GoH: Bruce Heard
(Early TSR employee, BECMI version of D&D - Mystara, World of Calidar)

Canvention 34 Guests of Honour:

Canvention Guest Author: Tarol Hunt

Canvention Guest Artist: Melissa Mary Duncan


VCON Poster Contest Deadline Extended

We've decided to extend the deadline for the VCON Wants YOU! - Poster Design Contest!

VCONversation #17 - June 2014

Check out the June 2014 VCONversation newsletter.

Topics in this issue:

  • GoH Interview: Bruce Heard
  • Top Secret Contest Plans - Leaked!
  • Registration is open!
  • Book your room!
  • From the Blog: Ignite Your Imagination, Part II: Inspiration for Female Military Might Character Costumes
  • In the News: 2014 Aurora award Voter's Package is now Online

VCON at the 2014 Steveston Salmon Festival Canada Day Parade

Steveston Community Society, Richmond British Columbia


VCON brings Military Might to Steveston! We will be participating in the 2014 Salmon Festival parade on Tuesday July 1, and invite you to come out and see the parade or, even better, join us walking the route! 

Call for Nominations: Canadian SF&F Hall of Fame

Canadian Science Fiction and Fantasy Hall of Fame

Who have been the greatest contributors to Canadian Science Fiction and Fantasy over the years? The Canadian Science Fiction and Fantasy Association (CSFFA) wants you to let them know who you think that is!