Menu Norwescon 24 - April 12 - 15 - 2001 - SeaTac - Washington

Norwescon is a large regional Science Fiction and Fantasy convention in
Washington State. Held over the April 12-15, 2001 weekend, Norwescon will
attract over 100 professional guests and 2500 fans to the Seattle-Tacoma area.
Discover Your Sense of Wonder


Guests of Honor
Connie Willis:
James P. Hogan:
Bob Eggleton:
Charles N. Brown:
Our Spotlighted Publisher:
Bantam Dell Publishing Group
Anne Groell - (Senior Editor)
Special Guest:
Dragon Dronet
Other Guests and Participants


Our theme is 'A Sense of Wonder'

Announcing a Triple Dose of CCG's!!!
Saturday, Olympic 2, Starting at 8:00 PM

Chris McKitterick is running a Battletech:CCG, Doomtown:CCG Tournaments,


FoglioStudios will be hosting a Demo of their new Card Game, The Works

Latest Programming News!!!

Norwescon 24 is pleased to announce that Algis Budrys, a former Norwescon GoH, will be attending the convention this year. Mr. Budrys will be hosting a panel on the Writers of the Future on Friday at 2 PM in Evergreen 3. He will also be in the Autograph Party.

Rebecca Neason will be holding two writing workshops on Thursday afternoon. The first workshop is from 3 - 5 PM in Olympic 3 and is called "What I Wish Someone Had Told Me: Advice for New Writers." The second workshop is for those people putting their work through the convention critiques. It is entitled "After the Critique: Techniques in Rewriting" and will also be held in Olympic 3 from 5 - 7 PM.

Norwescon accepts payment by cash, check, money order, and NEW THIS YEAR
Visa or MasterCard.

All Checks are guaranteed by Telecheck.

Please note that our main convention hotel is completely full. Check out our list of possible alternative hotel accomodations as a possible alternative.

Norwescon 24 Progress Report is now available for download. You will need an Acrobat reader and the file size is about a half meg in size.

Registration Training

if you're interested in volunteering for registration, but can't make this event, we will be doing some training at the convention. Please send e-mail to registration to let us know you're interested, and we'll send you details about training at the con once we know them.

We're looking forward to seeing you all there!

There is now a gaming event signup form as well as an updated listing of gaming events available.

Check out details about the Program Packet Stuffing Party at the SeaTac Doubletree Hotel Sunday before the con (April 8) (please check out the letter posted about sending info, flyers and other items to be included in the the sacks and where to get them approved and to send them)

The Norwescon TV show airs EVERY Friday from 4:30PM to 5:30PM on Public Access TV. In most places in King county this translates to channel 77 on your cable network (in a very few places it is still channel 29). Each show is 1 hour long, and is one of the panels from last years convention.

There are several new Want Ads on the Volunteer Want Ad Page

There is now a preliminary programming grid up.

Ad Rates for the Program Book are now available. Please check out the publication page and make sure that you get your reservation in for ads.


Contact Information:

Norwescon 24
PO Box 68547
Seattle, WA 98168-0547
Email: info


May 23, 2001

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