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GenreCon Free Weekend Pass Draws

Come visit the GenreCon booth at any of the conventions we have a table at and enter into our draw for a free GenreCon 2018 weekend pass!


Conventions that GenreCon will be attending:



 GenreCon 2017 Photo Contest

Thank you everyone for your photo submissions! Here are our winners!




Rules are as follows: Each photographer may submit up to 3 photos taken at GenreCon 2017. Photos and photographer details are to be submitted to organizer@lynnvander.com by February 19, 2017. GenreCon staff will select the first place, second place, and third place photos by February 26, 2017 and announce the winners shortly after.

By submitting photos for the contest, the photographer is agreeing to the use of any submitted photographs as GenreCon promotional material. If the photographer wishes to watermark the photos, the watermark must be in the lower right hand corner.



GenreCon 2017 Hallway Costume Awards

This year we welcome the Joint Sector Task Force (the Judges from the 2012 Dredd Movie) as our peace keepers who are on the look out for outstanding Costumes. The Judges will be issuing Hall Awards to those dressed up in Costumes so keep an eye out for the Judges on patrol.


  • Saturday Feb 4, 2017 @ 12PM – 7PM
  • Sunday Feb 5, 2017 @ 12PM – 4PM


Note – Costumed guests of GenreCon are not eligible for hallway awards.




Freedom Japanese Market Snack Pack Giveaway!!

[Winner: Robyn C]


To win, you need to do three simple things:

1) Like our GenreCon Facebook page.
2) Like and share this post.
3) Comment on the above post what you are most excited about for GenreCon 2017!


Freedom Japanese Market is a family run business that curates, packs, and ships original, made-in-Japan, snacks to all corners of the globe. Check out more about them on their website https://www.freedomjapanesemarket.com/ Use our coupon code HELLO2017 if you would like to order your own Snack Pack and get $3 off.

Just for GenreCon followers you can get an extra snack in all of your boxes simply by writing GenreCon in the “Where did you hear about us?” field upon checkout!