Capricon 2017 Information


Capricon 2017

Capricon 2017
February 16-19, 2017
Westin Chicago North Shore
Wheeling, IL

Science Fiction Convention with Fantasy programming

Capricon celebrates all the best of the Science Fiction and Fantasy genres, this year with a focus on storytelling. We will explore all the various ways a story can be told. During the day, members of the convention attend programming panels on a variety of topics: books, movies, television, anime, dance, puppets, gaming, science, space exploration... there's something for everyone! We also have an art show, anime room, children and teen programming, a dance, coffee cafe, gaming events, filk concerts, author readings and autograph sessions, and several large special events, including a children's jet pack parade and Olympiad. And more! In the evening, many of our members open their rooms to host open parties for all the other members alongside evening programming for all ages.

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Advance Rates
$50 through August 31, 2016
$55 through October 31, 2016
$60 through December 31, 2016
$65 through January 29, 2017
$75
At-Door Rates
$75: All 4 Days

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Previous/Future Events

Capricon 2018  —  February 15-18, 2018
Capricon 2017  —  February 16-19, 2017
Capricon 2016  —  February 11-14, 2016
Capricon 1991  —  February 21-24, 1991
Capricon 1986  —  February 28 - March 2, 1986
Capricon 1981  —  February 20-22, 1981