--by Franchesco! 

Updates - 3/31/12


Adults $40 until 3/31/12
increases later
Kids six & under Free,
with Adult Membership
Kids 7-12 $15,
with Adult Membership
Weekend Gaming Only $25

Registration Hours

Thursday 6- 8:30 PM
Friday 12- 8:30 PM
Saturday 9- 8:30 PM
Sunday 9-11:00 AM


Room Rates: $125.00 per night
S/D/T/Q + tax (including hospitality fee)

When booking your room use this Hotel Booking code:

Call 800-547-8705 or 480-894-1400


Following is the FINAL schedule of panels that have been planned
  • Thursday
  • Friday
  • Saturday
  • Sunday
Thursday Palm E Palm F Cloister Xavier Dolores Joshua Tree Cavetto Colonnade Boardroom Sand Lotus Abbey   Thursday
6:00 PM Thu Closed Closed     Closed   Closed       Thu 6:00 PM
6:30 PM Thu   Thu 6:30 PM
7:00 PM Thu Classic Pirate Movies 7 - 11pm Barry Bard's At the Movies 7pm-9pm VIDEO ROOM CONSOLE GAMING and Rockband Free Jam Thu 7:00 PM
7:30 PM Thu Art/LIT Meet the GoH's for Lep38 7:30- 9pm Thu 7:30 PM
8:00 PM Thu Thu 8:00 PM
8:30 PM Thu Thu 8:30 PM
9:00 PM Thu Closed ART/LIT -If I were a Super Hero/ Monster 9-10p Thu 9:00 PM
9:30 PM Thu Indie Film Festival 9:30-11:30pm Thu 9:30 PM
10:00 PM Thu Thu 10:00 PM
10:30 PM Thu Thu 10:30 PM
11:00 PM Thu   Thu 11:00 PM
11:30 PM Thu Thu 11:30 PM
12:00 AM Fri Fi 12:00 AM
Friday Palm E Palm F Cloister Xavier Joshua Tree Cavetto Colonnade Boardroom Sand Lotus Other A Other B Friday
1:00 PM Fri LIT-Good, Bad & Ugly of Genre Fiction 1-2pm Classic Pirate Movies 1 - 5pm       Console Gaming - All Weekend LIT-The Future of Newspapers and Magazines 1-2p       Fri 1:00 PM
1:30 PM Fri Fri 1:30 PM
2:00 PM Fri LIT-Dark Fantasy; Why picking up speed? 2-3pm FAN - I learned everything I know from Saturday morning cartoons 2-3:30 pm Fri 2:00 PM
2:30 PM Fri Fri 2:30 PM
3:00 PM Fri ART - nDCU: What works & what doesn't 3-4:30pm Fri 3:00 PM
3:30 PM Fri LIT - Promotion & Marketing for Today's Books 3:30-5pm FAN - How to Enjoy Your First Convention 3:30-4:30pm Fri 3:30 PM
4:00 PM Fri Fri 4:00 PM
4:30 PM Fri Closed   DEMO - Making Chain mail & History 4:30-6pm Fri 4:30 PM
5:00 PM Fri KID - Sci-fi Pictionary for Kids 5 - 7pm ART - Meet the Artists and their Works Showcase & Presentations 5 - 9:30 pm SOC-12 Seconds of Fame & Social Networking 5-6pm ART/SCI - Geometry in Art presentation 5-6p SCI - Laboratory went Boom 5-6pm LIT - Learn how to Pitch to Small Publishers 5-6pm Fri 5:00 PM
5:30 PM Fri Fri 5:30 PM
6:00 PM Fri Closed LIT/MED - SF & Fantasy going Prime-time 6-7pm SCI - Disaster Prepardness 6-7pm LIT/SOC - DIY Social Media 6-7pm LIT - Actual Pitching to Small Publishers 6-7pm ANIME - You Got Cyberpunk'd 6-7pm Mark Greenawalt's BODY PAINTING Sushi Demo In ConSuite and will end with Midnight Snack of Sushi 8:30p-12:30a Fri 6:00 PM
6:30 PM Fri Fri 6:30 PM
LIT - Hiring & Working w/Editors 7-8pm Steampunk Flier Construction presentation 7-8p LIT - Sci-fi Musicals 7-8pm Console Gaming - All Weekend     Fri 7:00 PM
7:30 PM Fri   Fri 7:30 PM
8:00 PM Fri SOC - Privacy vs Copyright vs Gov't 8-9pm LIT/ART- What's our Fascination w/Zombies 8-9pm SCI - Last Shuttle Launch - Now What? 8-9pm MED - What are Star Trek stars doing now? 8-9pm GAME/ART - Pirate Card Game Demo 8-9pm   Fri 8:00 PM
8:30 PM Fri Regency Dancing 8:30pm - ?   Fri 8:30 PM
9:00 PM Fri   ART/LIT If I were a Super Hero/ Monster 9-10pm SCI - Homesteading Space 9-10pm Filk Circle 9pm-? Pirate Card Game Play time 9-11pm   IN ART ROOM The Art Walk-Thru with Franchesco! 9 pm - ? MED - MADCAP Theater Animal House 9-11pm Fri 9:00 PM
9:30 PM Fri FAN - PARODY FAN Dubs for Adults 9:30PM - ?   Fri 9:30 PM
10:00 PM Fri MED - How that TV show should have ended 10-11pm     Fri 10:00 PM
10:30 PM Fri   Fri 10:30 PM
11:00 PM Fri       Stephen Furst Speaks 11pm-12 Fri 11:00 PM
11:30 PM Fri   Fri 11:30 PM
12:00 AM Fri   2nd showing Animal House 12-2am Fri 12:00 AM
12:30 AM Fri   Fri 12:30 AM
Saturday Palm E Palm F Cloister Xavier Joshua Tree Cavetto Colonnade Boardroom Sand Lotus Other A Other B Saturday
10:00 AM Sa ART - Indie Comics Roundtable 10-11am MED-Stephen Furst Film Maker/Actor/ Director/Producer 10-11:30am FILK - Meet the Bohnhoffs 10-11am LIT - Animal Accuracy in Literature 10-11am MED - VFX Movie Workshop 10-11:30am Virtual Panelist- Ramsey Campbell 10-11:30am Console Gaming - All Weekend   DEMO - Odd Mediums Used to make Art 10-11:30am KID/SCI - Lunar Rover Racing in Courtyard 10-11:30am   Sa 10:00 AM
10:30 AM Sa Sa 10:30 AM
11:00 AM Sa LIT - Meet Joe Haldeman 11am-12:30pm Closed MED - TV Tube Talk 11am - 12:30pm Kaffee Klatsche w/Anna Questerly for Kids 11-12 Sa 11:00 AM
11:30 AM Sa ART - Meet Mark Greenawalt 11:30am-12:30pm Charity Auction 11:30am -1:30pm   GAME - Meet Todd VanHooser 11:30am-12:30pm KID - Egg Making / Basket Decorating 11:30am-1pm   Sa 11:30 AM
12:00 PM Sa SOC - Debunking Utopian Theories 12-1pm Closed Sa 12:00 PM
12:30 PM Sa ART - Meet Franchesco! Interview 12:30-2pm MED - Directing Movies 101 Workshop w/Stephen Furst 12:30-2pm   Closed LIT - Writing Workshop Janeen 12:30-1:30pm Sa 12:30 PM
1:00 PM Sa MED - Star Trek Universe Update Panel 1-2pm OT- The Alien Encounter 1-2pm LIT - Hugo Award Announcements 1-2pm Kaffee Klatsche with Jennifer Roberson 1-2pm KID/SCI - Stomp Rockets in Courtyard 1-2:30pm Sa 1:00 PM
1:30 PM Sa Closed LIT - Editing Workshop Susan 1:30-2:30pm Sa 1:30 PM
2:00 PM Sa LIT - Meet the Local Bookstore Owners 2-3:30pm MED - Babylon 5 Stephen Furst with Clips & Commentary 2-3:30pm Filk Concert The Bohnhoff's 2-4pm SOC-Here comes the Apocalypse 2-3pm SOC - Debunking Conspiracy Theories 2-3pm Closed KID - Pirate Costuming 2-3pm Sa 2:00 PM
2:30 PM Sa Virtual Panelist- George Parmenter 2:30-3:30pm Closed   Sa 2:30 PM
3:00 PM Sa Kaffee Klatsche with Joe Haldeman 3-4pm SCI - NASA's Dawn Mission to Vesta 3-4pm COS/MED - Costuming for Movie Making 3-4 ART/KID - Coloring with Hop David 3-4pm Sa 3:00 PM
3:30 PM Sa Closed LIT/ART-How to get into the Comic Book Business 3:30-5pm Closed Sa 3:30 PM
4:00 PM Sa UFP SCI FI JEOPARDY with Stephen Furst
Closed LIT - Military and Weapons in Writing 4-5pm SCI-The Stem Cell Hamburger Drive-Thru 4-5pm Virtual Panelist- John Emerson 4-5 pm DEMO - Jewelry Demonstration 4-5:30pm KID-Balloon, tats, games and Pirate Treasure Hunt 4-6 pm in Sand Lotus & Courtyard Sa 4:00 PM
4:30 PM Sa MED - Indie Film Making Panel 4:30-6pm Sa 4:30 PM
5:00 PM Sa LIT - Independent Publishing Update 5-6:30pm ART/LIT - Behind the scenes of Comics&Graphic Novels 5-6pm OT- Debunking Paranormal Activity 5-6pm GAME/ART - Pirate Card Game Demo 5-6pm Sa 5:00 PM
5:30 PM Sa   DEMO - Art Demo 5:30-7pm Sa 5:30 PM
6:00 PM Sa LIT-Writing/Editing Comics vs. Books 6-7pm NOTICE: Must have hotel room to attend next Reception - SETUP/CHANGE OUT LIT - Maya Bohnhoff Discusses Writing 6-7pm SCI - NASA Solar Exploration Update 6-7pm GAME - Putting role-playing back into RPG 6-7pm GAME - How To Play Rock Band 6-7pm RDG - Lynn Boston Sa 6:00 PM
6:30 PM Sa MED - Indie Film Distribution Workshop 6:30-8pm RDG-Darryl Dawson Brown Sa 6:30 PM
7:00 PM Sa LIT/MED - Why is Steampunk picking up steam 7-8pm ARTIST /AUTHOR RECEPTION
7- 9pm
Closed SCI - New Space Companies 7-8pm ANIME-LGBT Characters in Manga&Anime 7-8 GAME -Rockband Show 7-9pm     Sa 7:00 PM
7:30 PM Sa Sa 7:30 PM
7- 9pm
ART - Mark Greenawalt's Body Painting (Adults Only) 8:00pm - ? Closed FILK - Filk Circle 8pm - ? GAME -Rockband Show 7-9pm MED - Indie Films on a Low Budget - The Marlowe Story 8-9:30 pm LIT - Eye of Argon Reading 8-9pm Sa 8:00 PM
8:30 PM Sa Indie Film Festival 8:30 - 10:30pm Sa 8:30 PM
9:00 PM Sa Animal House Toga Party with Stephen Furst Powered by the Dark Ones 9pm - ? Landscape and Character Drawing 9-10pm Console Gaming - All Weekend ART - Cartoons /Superheroes not made 4 kids 9-10 Sa 9:00 PM
9:30 PM Sa ERC - The Things we do for Lust 9:30-11pm Sa 9:30 PM
10:00 PM Sa CLOSED ERC - Show us your Tats 10-11:30pm Sa 10:00 PM
10:30 PM Sa FAN- PARODY FAN DUBS for ADULTS 10:30pm-? Sa 10:30 PM
11:00 PM Sa   Sa 11:00 PM
11:30 PM Sa   Sa 11:30 PM
12:00 AM Su   Sa 12:00 AM
Sunday Palm E Palm F Cloister Xavier Joshua Tree Cavetto Colonnade Boardroom Sand Lotus Other A Other B Sunday
10:00 AM Sun Barry Bard's At the Movies

  OT- Raising from the Dead - Zombie Making Workshop/Demo 10-11:30am GAME - Tabletop Storytelling 10-11am LIT- Living with a Writer 10-11am Console Gaming - All Weekend   ART - Portfolio Review 10- 11:30am DreamTeam Showing with Stephen Furst in Video Room - Dolores 10am - 12:30pm KID - Egg Hunt
Sun 10:00 AM
10:30 AM Sun Sun 10:30 AM
11:00 AM Sun GAME/LIT - World Building 11am-12noon FILK - Guitar Workshop with Jeff Bohnhoff 11am-1pm RDG-Michael Bradley   Sun 11:00 AM
11:30 AM Sun ART/LIT -Science-Fiction in Comics 11:30am-12:30pm RDG-Don Jacques COS/KIDS-Inexpensive Costume Ideas 11:30am-1pm Sun 11:30 AM
12:00 PM Sun CLOSED OT- Zombie Hunting 12noon-1pm RDG-Francis Hamit Sun 12:00 PM
12:30 PM Sun MED - Babylon 5 Panel with Stephen Furst 12:30-2pm RDG-Rick Novy   Sun 12:30 PM
1:00 PM Sun Art Auction
OT- DIY Ghost Hunting 1-2 pm   ANIME - Ticking For Deathklok 1-2pm KID - Kidz Art for Kids only 1pm-2:30pm Sun 1:00 PM
1:30 PM Sun Sun 1:30 PM
2:00 PM Sun LIT -Cross Genres are Here to Stay-Yee-Haw 2-3pm SOC/SCI-2012: A Reboot or Pushing Up Daisies 2-3pm RDG- Gini Koch Sun 2:00 PM
2:30 PM Sun Cash Out 2:30-3pm RDG-Bennie Grezlik   Sun 2:30 PM
3:00 PM Sun FAN - Comments & Complaints 3 - 4pm SCI/LIT - Science research for book writing 3-4pm SOC/MED - How to Build Audience with Video & Audio Media 3-4pm FILK CIRCLE

3p - ?
LIT - Pitch to Small Publishers 3-5pm Sun 3:00 PM
3:30 PM Sun Sun 3:30 PM
4:00 PM Sun         Dead Dog Party in Con Suite 4pm-? Sun 4:00 PM
4:30 PM Sun     Sun 4:30 PM
5:00 PM Sun     Sun 5:30 PM

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