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The complete press release appears after the jump.
[Via Chronicles of the Dawn Patrol]
A VOICE CRYING IN THE WILDERNESS
And lo, it was said unto him that he should go forth and find a new home for the Con. And there was much weeping and wailing and gnashing of teeth. And it was decreed that the Tucker Hotel bricks should be counted three times and the counting should be not two, or four, but three. And alas, the bricks of Tucker were still not enough and it was decided that a more conventional home was needed and….
…oh, what the heck,
CONQUEST HAS A NEW HOTEL! WE ARE MOVING THE MADNESS TO MIDTOWN
Beginning with ConQuesT 40, we will be at the
Make your reservations now at:
GREAT! BUT THE ROOMS COST AN ARM AND A LEG RIGHT?
The room rate for ConQuesT 40 will remain at the $83 rate for 1-4 occupants. And with all of the shopping and entertainment available, you will need to save your cash for a great weekend in KC!
WRITERS AND BLOGGERS AND WIZARDS, OH MY!
ConQuesT 40 has an eclectic group of guests lined up with more to be added as we go! Join us in welcoming Author John Scalzi, Toastmaster Ellen Datlow, Artist (and Wizard) Oberon Zell, Anime Master Jerry Gelb and Fan Guest Ed deGruy!
ROUND UP THE USUAL SUSPECTS
Of course, the usual gang will be there. Will you? Have you missed ConQuesT the last couple of years? Then you have REALLY missed out on a lot of fun and a different attitude. ConQuesT is expanding its programming to include many more groups like Anime, The KC Horror Club, Laser Rangers, The KC Costumers Club, and gaming groups. Among the activities we’ll have an Art Show, a Dealer’s Room, Panel Discussions, authors’ readings, an Old Time Radio Room, and much more, like Tournament Gaming with room for over 600 gamers and a Burlesque show (tastefully done, of course).
Mark your calendars for Memorial Day Weekend 2009 (May 22-24). We are going to throw a 40th birthday bash for the ages. You will not want to miss this one folks!
(And there was much rejoicing! Yeah!)
ConQuesT 40: Midtown Madness!
KC’s Premier Science Fiction Convention
Extra Low Early Membership Rate: $30 until
Send checks (along with useful information like name, address, etc.) to ConQuesT 40,