Marcon (Multiple Alternative Realities Convention) for years was known as The Midwest's Premiere Science Fiction & Fantasy Convention but is more accurately described as The Midwest's Premiere Pan-Genre Geek Culture Convention because it has everything and is the most fun you can have in a year, packed into a single weekend.

Marcon was started in 1966 and was held in a Holiday Inn in Toledo. It was simply a planning session for the 1966 Cleveland Worldcon (TriCon). It has continued as a fan run convention every year since. It has moved from March (MARch+Con) through April and landed in  May on Memorial Day Weekend. For a short 2 years (2012 & 2013) Marcon was on Easter weekend but has now found its home on Mothers day weekend.

Upcoming Marcon dates:

2018 May 11-13
2019 To be announced when hotel is selected

Over the years Marcon has had the honor of bringing its attendees over 300 guests from authors, editors, actors, producers, F/X experts, artists, costumers, anime, comics, and so many more.

Marcon is presented by SOLAE, an Ohio 501(c)(3) not-for-profit organization. The conventions are completely run by volunteers and supported by sponsorships, donations and our attendees.

You can reach Marcon by mail at:

PO Box 141414
Columbus, OH 43214

Via Email, you may contact the Chairman if you have an question.

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