Oct 21 to Oct 23 in Albany, NY
Type of Convention: Art, Fantasy, Gaming, Literature, TV/Film, Sci-Fi
Albacon is the Albany science fiction convention, held each autumn in the Albany, New York area, also called the Capital District.
Albacon is the largest "Con" in upstate New York. It is hosted by LASTSFA, or Latham-Albany-Schenectady-Troy Science Fiction Association, a local science fiction fandom group. The Albacon website lists itself as:
A weekend gathering of fans and creators of Science Fiction or Fantasy, including literature, movies, games, and other mediums ... three days of panel discussions, interviews, films, games, readings, autographs, an art show, dealers room, debates, conversation, socializing, and such...
Albacon 2011 Photo Gallery
Albacon 2011 Video Gallery