LoneStarCon 3 Update

At-the-door rates for full attending memberships will be $240 at LoneStarCon 3.

The full press release follows the jump.

Press Release #25


LoneStarCon 3, The 71st World Science Fiction Convention
San Antonio, Texas
August 29 – September 2, 2013

[email protected]

Postal queries to: P.O. Box 27277, Austin, TX78755


Monday, July 8, 2013

SAN ANTONIO, Texas – Membership rates for LoneStarCon 3, the 71st World Science Fiction Convention, has set the attending membership rates that will apply from August 1 onwards for both online and at-the-door sales.

  • Full Adult Attending Membership rates will increase from $220 to $240
  • The cost of converting from Adult Supporting to Adult Attending Membership will increase from $160 to $180
  • Young Adult (17-21) and Military Attending rates will increase from $110 to $120

The Child (0-16) Attending rate will remain unchanged at $75, and the Supporting membership rate will remain unchanged at $60. Day Admission rates will also remain unchanged.

The Family Rate for two adults plus two or more dependent children will increase from $520 to $540, representing an additional $20 discount for family groups. Child and Young Adult rates are based on the person’s age as of Monday, September 2, 2013.

LoneStarCon 3 memberships are available for immediate purchase at various conventions, online at www.LoneStarCon3.org, and by postal mail. Please visit www.LoneStarCon3.org/memberships/ for full information on all registration and payment options.


Founded in 1939, the World Science Fiction Convention is one of the largest international gatherings of authors, artists, editors, publishers, and fans of science fiction and fantasy. The annual Hugo Awards, the leading award for excellence in the fields of science fiction and fantasy, are voted on by Worldcon membership and presented during the convention.

LoneStarCon 3 is sponsored by ALAMO, Inc., (Alamo Literary Arts Maintenance Organization), a 501(c)(3) organization. For information about memberships or hotel accommodation, please visit our website at www.LoneStarCon3.org. Please send press questions, or requests to be removed from the LoneStarCon 3 press release mailing list, to [email protected], and send general queries to [email protected].

“World Science Fiction Society,” “WSFS,” “World Science Fiction Convention,” “Worldcon,” “NASFiC,” “Hugo Award,” and the distinctive design of the Hugo Award Rocket are service marks of the World Science Fiction Society, an unincorporated literary society.