You know all of those unique colorful ribbons that people wear from their badges each year at Marcon? While some of those are created by
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Last night, about 40 photos from Marcon53 were added to our Instagram site. Check out marcon4ever on Instagram to see a snapshot of Marcon this year! And
The newest PDF Schedule from Programming has been uploaded to the Marcon site early this morning (May 2). The new schedule is color coded for each track, and matches the color coding that you will see in the Full Color In Detail guide, and Program Guide at Marcon 53.
You can click on the image to the right to get the new PDF file downloaded to your computer, or cell phone.
Coming to Marcon this year? Be sure to mark your calendars now to see one of the all-time Filk legends interview someone possibly even more
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Gary Graham, perhaps most well known as Detective Matthew Sikes in the television series, and subsequent movies in the Alien Nation series will be coming to Marcon in 2018. Graham is also well known to Trekkies as Ambasador Soval in several of the recent Star Trek movies.
Graham has several panels scheduled during the 3-day convention May 11-13, 2018 at the Hyatt Regency Columbus, including Gary Graham and Star Trek: No Token Vulcan on Saturday at 4 pm, Gary Graham and Alien Nation: To Live and Die in Slagtown, on Sunday at 1 pm, and an open chat with him on Saturday at 1 pm.
He will also be available for Autograph sessions on Saturday at 10 am and 2:30 pm, and Sunday at 10 am. Saturday's sessions will be in the Dealers' Room, on the third floor of the Hyatt Convention Space, while Sunday's will be held in the main hallway, in Registration.
Gary's Autographs will be $30 each, and selfies with the actor can be taken for $20.
For more information on Gary and other guests that you can see at Marcon 2018, please see the Guests page on our site.
Marcon is prould to have Dandelion Wine as our Filk Guest of Honor for Marcon 53 on May 11-13 at the Hyatt Regency Columbus.
While their music ranges from contemporary folk to filk, and boasts many songs of nature, both on our planet, and on others, they are a true science fiction convention group, as they began their existance at a sci-fi convention in 1985.
For more on Dandelion Wine, see their Guest of Honor page.
Marcon Gaming is pleased to announce our Catan National Qualifier is set for Saturday, May 12, 2018 at 2 pm. This tournament will be a qualifier for