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ConStellation NE Science Fiction Convention

April 28, 2017 – April 30, 2017

333 S. 13th St.
Lincoln, Nebraska 68508

United States


Type: Fair/Festival

Web site: http://ConStellationNE.net

Twitter account: @ConStellationNE

Amenities: wifi, food/drink

Description: An annual science fiction, fantasy, anime, and gaming convention. The 2017 convention is the 8th. Previous venue was the downtown Holiday Inn hotel at 141 N. 9th St., but in 2017 it has changed to the Marriott Cornhusker Hotel.

The dealer's room and art show are open to the public. For members, there will be panel discussions, author readings, artist presentations, a masquerade/cosplay contest, a hospitality suite, tabletop gaming, children's programming, and chances to interact informally with the guests of honor. Full weekend or daily memberships are available. It takes place at the Holiday Inn Downtown at 141 North 9th Street.

Past Conventions

2010's Author Guest of Honor was Brandon Sanderson. Artist Guest of Honor was Frank Wu, and Fan Guest of Honor was artist and convention organizer Patrick Kennedy. Also appearing were Special Guest Artist Brianna "Spacekat" Wu and a number of local and regional artists, writers, and musicians.

2011's Author Guest of Honor was Jim C. Hines. The other Guests of Honor were gaming artist April Lee and filmmaker Christopher R. Mihm.

2012's Author Guest of Honor was Elizabeth Bear. Artist Guest of Honor was W.J. Hodjson, the Fan Guest of Honor was Ron Vick, and the Toastmaster was John Pershing.

2013's Author Guest of Honor was Connie Willis. Artist Guest of Honor was Tara Rueping, and the Toastmaster was Dylan Nigh.

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Review of ConStellation NE 1, by John Lars Shoberg.
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