October 15 - October 17$50 – $125
Guest of Honor: Eric Flint
ICON is Iowa’s longest running science fiction and fantasy convention. Typically held in the fall every year, ICON is completely volunteer-run and features a wide range of programming, an Art Show, Dealers’ Room, Gaming and more.
ICON Traditions include:
- Opening and Closing Ceremonies
- The Trans Iowa Canal Company’s (TICC) performs a special skit after Opening Ceremonies.
- Wylde Nept on Friday evening. Must be registered for ICON to attend.
- Masquerade/Cosplay Competition on Saturday.
- Bulwer-Lytton Contest
- Vogon Poetry Contest
Pre-registration ends midnight Friday October 1st, 2021. You can register on-site starting at 2 pm on Friday October 15th, 2021 at the Cedar Rapids Marriott. There is no charge for children ages 0 to 12 with accompanying paid adult registration.