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Balticon Science Fiction and Fantasy Convention (Day 3 of 4)

May 27, 2018

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Contact

The Renaissance Baltimore Harborplace Hotel
202 East Pratt Street
Baltimore, MD 21202
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Overview

Balticon is Maryland's Regional Science Fiction and Fantasy Convention, the premier non-profit, fan-run Convention in the Mid-Atlantic. Four days of fun, new insights, and entertainment for a very affordable full-weekend price -- runs Friday May 25 through Monday (Memorial Day) May 28. Single day passes also available. Join over sixteen hundred SF fans for the area’s largest and longest running convention of its kind! Over 300 hours of Multi-Track Programming featuring authors, publishers, editors, artists, scientists, musicians, and other creative SF luminaries. Visit our art show, dealer’s room, concerts, gaming room, and video room. Special events include a top notch costume competition on Saturday evening and a short features film festival on Sunday evening. Meet the Guests of Honor at the Friday evening receptions and at sessions throughout the weekend. Live Action Role Playing event runs Saturday morning through Monday morning. Family-friendly, with children's program events each day. Guest of Honor is Maryland science fiction author and Ph.D physicist Catherine Asaro. Special Guest Author is Multi-Hugo Award Winner Larry Niven. For other Guests of Honor, convention activities, and general Balticon information see: www.Balticon.org Everything Science Fiction and Fantasy in one huge package: large enough to have plenty of variety; small enough to meet people and make new friends. The primary event hours vary by day: Fri May 25 4 p.m to 11:45 p.m. + some events run later Sat May 26 9 a.m to 11:45 p.m. + some events run later Sun May 27 9 a.m to 11:45 p.m. + some events run later Mon May 28 9 a.m to 3:00 p.m. (Memorial Day) _____________________________________

Event Details

Event Category General Information Neighborhood

  • Special Events
  • Admission: Full Weekend prices at the door -- Adult $75, Child (age 6-12) $37, Reduced prices if registering online by May 15th. To register online, and for other registration information, see: https://balticon.org/wp52/registration/ Prices for single day
  • Inner Harbor

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  • Admission: Full Weekend prices at the door -- Adult $75, Child (age 6-12) $37, Reduced prices if registering online by May 15th. To register online, and for other registration information, see: https://balticon.org/wp52/registration/ Prices for single day
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  • Inner Harbor
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