MystiCon (February 2015)

MystiCon

Convention Name
MystiCon 2015
Convention Website Address
http://mysticon-va.com
This convention will take place:
  • over multiple days.
Start Date (Format mm/dd/yyyy)
02/27/2015
End Date (Format mm/dd/yyyy)
03/01/2015
About This Convention
MystiCon is back for a fifth geek-tastic year at the Holiday Inn Tanglewood in Roanoke, VA! The dates are February 27 – March 1, 2015 and we have a great line-up for fans of all kinds. Our 2015 Media Guest of Honor is none other than SEAN MAHER, “Firefly’s” Simon Tam! Our Writer Guest of Honor is ALAN DEAN FOSTER, author of Star Wars and Star Trek books and the much beloved “Pip & Flinx” series. The rest of the 2015 Guest of Honor line-up is no less spectacular: Art GOH is SCOTT RORIE, a LucasFilm approved Star Wars trading card artist. KEVIN McKEEVER, the Vice President of “Robotech”, is our special Industry GOH. Gaming GOH is CHRISTINA STILES, Fan GOH is JAMES “BUTCH” ALLEN (from MarsCon)and our Music Guest of Honor is Metropolis Records artists BELLA MORTE! The whole affair will be Emceed by the amazing and amusing RICH SIGFRIT! MystiCon 2015 will feature media personalities, writers, author signings and discussions, independent film festival, vendors, masquerade contest, cosplay, LARPing, gaming, children’s programming, fan groups, scholarship auction, and much more! Adult pre-registration admission rates are $35 before 12/31/2014, $40 between 01/01/2015 and 02/21/2015, and $45 at the door. Special discounts for fan groups, children, adult students and military personnel with valid ID. Hotel rooms at the Holiday Inn Tanglewood are $89 per night. Beat the winter blahs and join the fun at MystiCon 2015!
**guest appearances are subject to change**
Venue Name and Address
Holiday Inn Tanglewood
4468 Starkey Road
Roanoke, Virginia 24018
United States
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Number of Dealer/Exhibitor Tables
44
Projected Attendance
1500
Please select the Category that best describes the convention
Science Fiction and Fantasy
Additional Categories
  • Comic Books
  • Gaming
  • Horror
  • Collectibles
Guests
Sean Maher, Alan Dean Foster, Scott Rorie, Kevin McKeever, Christina Stiles, Bella Morte, James “Butch” Allen, Rich Sigfrit

MystiCon 2015 GOH Roster

MystiCon (February 2014)

MystiCon

Convention Name
MystiCon 2014
Convention Website Address
http://mysticon-va.com
This convention will take place:
  • over multiple days.
Start Date (Format mm/dd/yyyy)
02/21/2014
End Date (Format mm/dd/yyyy)
02/23/2014
About This Convention
MystiCon is back for a fourth geek-tastic year at the Holiday Inn Tanglewood in Roanoke, VA! The dates are February 21-23, 2014 and we have a great line-up for fans of all kinds. Our 2014 Media Guest of Honor is none other than John de Lancie, “Q” from Star Trek: TNG! Our Writer Guest of Honor is “Pern” book series author Todd McCaffrey. The rest of the 2014 Guest of Honor line-up is no less spectacular: Art GOH is Glyph Comics Award Winner John Jennings, Special Author Guest A.J. Hartley has penned the successful “Darwen Arkwright” book series for young adults, Gaming GOH is the award winning Kenneth Hite (Star Trek RPG and Gurps Infinite Worlds), and our Music Guest of Honor is Metropolis Records artists Bella Morte! The whole affair will be Emceed by the amazing and amusing Rich Sigfrit and the 2014 Fan Guest of Honor is RavenCon Vice Chairman John J ones! MystiCon 2014 will feature media personalities, writers, author signings and discussions, independent film festival, vendors, masquerade contest, LARPing, gaming, children’s programming, fan groups, and much much more! Adult admission rates are $35 before 02/19/2014 and $45 at the door. Special discounts for fan groups, children, students and military with valid ID. Beat the winter blahs and join the fun at MystiCon 2014!
Venue Name and Address
Holiday Inn Tanglewood
4468 Starkey Road
Roanoke, Virginia 24018
United States
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Number of Dealer/Exhibitor Tables
44
Projected Attendance
1300
Please select the Category that best describes the convention
Science Fiction and Fantasy
Additional Categories
  • Comic Books
  • Gaming
  • Horror
  • Collectibles
Guests
John de Lancie, Todd McCaffrey, John Jennings, A.J. Hartley, Kenneth Hite, Bella Morte, Rich Sigfrit, John Jones.

MystiCon 2014 Flyer

MystiCon (February 2013)

Smoking Dragon by Larry Elmore

Convention Name
MystiCon
Convention Website Address
http://mysticon-va.com
This convention will take place:
  • over multiple days.
Start Date (Format mm/dd/yyyy)
02/22/2013
End Date (Format mm/dd/yyyy)
02/24/2013
About This Convention
MystiCon returns for 2013! With over 100 guests and expanded programming, MystiCon has something for everyone! Our Media GOH for 2013 is PETER DAVISON, the 5th Doctor from the “Doctor Who” BBC television series and Henry Sharpe in “Law & Order UK”. Our Author GOH is Orson Scott Card, the writer of the Hugo and Nebula award winning novel “Ender’s Game”. MystiCon’s first ever YA Writer is Tom Angleberger, author of “The Secret of the Fortune Wookie” and “Darth Paper Strikes Back”. The MystiCon Artist GOH is Larry Elmore, an award winning fantasy illustrator for TSR “Dungeons and Dragons” and TOR books. Steve Long, gaming developer and owner of Hero Games, is the MystiCon gaming GOH for 2013. We have three musical guests performing at the convention: goth/dark-wave band Bella Morte, industrial dance band The Gothsicles, and nerdcore comedian-musician Devo Spice. Star City Mystery Dinner Theater is hosting another whodunnit at MystiCon and Consortium 499 will be providing original musical scores for screenings of silent-film classics “Nosferatu” and “Le Voyage Dans La Lune”. MystiCon offers LARPing, Gaming, Vendors, an Indie Film Festival, Masquerade, Artist Alley, Paranormal Investigations, Dance Party, & Roller Girls! Come to MystiCon in Roanoke, VA February 22-24, 2013 and join in the fun!
Venue Name and Address
4468 Starkey Road
Roanoke, Virginia 24018
United States
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Number of Dealer/Exhibitor Tables
44
Projected Attendance
1200
Please select the Category that best describes the convention
Science Fiction and Fantasy
Additional Categories
  • Comic Books
  • Gaming
  • Horror
  • Collectibles
Guests
Peter Davison, Orson Scott Card, Larry Elmore, Tom Angleberger, Steve Long, Bella Morte, The Gothsicles

Mysticon flyer

MystiCon (February 2012)

MystiCon Blue Lady by Mike Foley

Convention Name
MystiCon
Convention Website Address
http://www.mysticon-va.com
This convention will take place:

  • over multiple days.

 

Start Date
02/24/2012
End Date
02/26/2012
About This Convention
MystiCon is a three day science-fiction, fantasy, horror & pop culture convention based in Roanoke, VA. We offer author readings & signings, an independent film track, LARPing, filking, a con suite, a video room, robotics demos, masquerade, panel discussions with our guests, classic video gaming, board gaming,paranormal investigations, scientists, a dealer room and more! Our 2012 Writer GOH is Sherrilyn Kenyon (Dark-Hunter book series), our Media GOH is Nicki Clyne (“Cally” from Battlestar Galactica), and our Artist GOH is Ursula Vernon (Dragonbreath, Digger, Nurk). Every year we feature a genre-related specialty cake created for MystiCon by Cakes By Carla (www.cakesbycarla.com). MystiCon is a convention that has programming to offer people of all ages. So come join the fun at MystiCon 2012!!
Venue Name and Address
Holiday Inn Tanglewood
4468 Starkey Road
Roanoke, Virginia 24018
United States
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Number of Dealer/Exhibitor Tables
42
Projected Attendance
650
Please select the Category that best describes the convention
Science Fiction and Fantasy
Additional Categories

  • Gaming
  • Horror

 

Tags (Guests)
Sherrilyn Kenyon, Nicki Clyne, Ursula Vernon, Keith R.A. DeCandido, CJ Henderson, Andrew Fox, Leona Wisoker, Jana Oliver, Danielle Ackley-McPhail, Allegra Torres, Travis Surber, Davey Beauchamp, Melissa Crandall, MJ Allaire, Stephen Zimmer, John L. French, Allen Wold, Barbara Friend Ish, Mike Allen, Jason Cordova, Jimmy Valiant, The Star City Rollegirls, Mike Pederson, Brandon Blackmoor, David Halperin, Richard Cook, Samra, David Gwin, Jer Alford, Mark Davis, Tally Johnson, Marcia Colette

MystiCon 2012 Flyer