S2: Dragon*Con 2013

Dragon*Con is one of the most popular multi-media, sci-fi, fantasy, comics, art and film conventions in the US. It's been running for 25 years in Atlanta, Georgia. D*C is spread across
5 hotels and runs for 4 days
(and nights!)

More info at the Dragon*Con Wiki:

While Comic Con and Dragon*Con are both massive gatherings, Dragon*Con seems to be less commercial and more fan-focused.
Blog post comparing the two:


D*C Registration FAQs:

If we pre-register for D*C after this year's Con finishes (Sep 3) we can get 4 day rego prices at 50% off! That's $60 for 4 days of awesomeness. Win! I've also read that the 5 hotels sell out fast, so we would need to start planning soon if not now :D

2 of us are officially going! We've booked tickets and accom. msg Marissa for details.

Let's go as a small group and take on Dragon*Con!

Who's in? :D


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  • Felicity (.

    I just got the reminder that I haven't RSVP'd for this one and that I still have time..... if I say Yes can I just pretend that I was there? :) Have fun Nigel and Marissa! Beyond jealous of you both and can't wait to live vicariously through your Facebook posts and photos. See you when you get back.

    1 · August 27, 2013

  • Michelle

    i shall one day go to this.
    must see the kilt blowing.

    August 26, 2013

  • Amber

    Sorry I'd love to come but I'll be in Europe!

    February 27, 2013

  • Lisa K.

    Will dean Cain be at the meet up in Atlanta Aug 2013

    November 8, 2012

  • Adeline

    oh I so want to go to this!

    July 22, 2012

3 went

  • Marissa
    Doctor's Companion (S1)(S2), Co-Organizer
    Event Host
  • Nigel
    King of Murgos, Organizer
    Event Host

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