Room parties run Friday and Saturday nights at Minicon (or at other hours if the party hosts like). People run parties to promote other conventions, have a gathering for a particular interest, show off their cool theme, or for no particular reason at all. Our parties this year are:
Krushenko's Annex Schedule
Friday, April 2
7:30-8:15 p.m. Arcana Meeting
Come and learn about this Convention of the Dark Fantastic (see also Saturday night)
8:30 p.m.-2:00 a.m. Tales of the Unanticipated #30 Recent Publication
Warm off the presses! Come and get acquainted with the latest issue of this Twin Cities speculative fiction magthology, published by MN-Stf from 1986-2002 and by TOTU Ink since 2003. Hang out with TOTU contributors and staff, past and present.
Saturday, April 3
8:30 p.m.-2:00 a.m. Bandana Square Cons Party
Hosted by three cons to be held at Best Western, Bandana Square, St. Paul this year: Con-Sarnit Three, a Western convention, celebrating Western icon Gary Cooper (1901-1961), Saturday, June 5; Diversicon 18, a multicultural speculative fiction convention, July 30-August 1, with Guest of Honor William F. Wu and Special Guest Rob Chilson; and Arcana 40, a horror fiction-and-film convention, October 15-17, with Guest of Honor Caitlin R. Kiernan.
Sunday, April 4
7:30 p.m.-1:30 a.m. A Party for Readers and Viewers
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