Minicon 54

April 19-21, Easter weekend, 2019

About Minicon

Minicon is a volunteer run, general science fiction convention held every year on Easter weekend in or near Minneapolis, Minnesota. Minicon is run by the Minnesota Science Fiction Society, or MNStF. Attendees of Minicon can expect to find a full slate of programming (panel discussions, readings, signings, etc.), costuming, films, gaming (open and organized), a teen lounge, an art show, dealers, kids' programming, a science room, filk and folk music, a consuite and bar, room parties, and various special events.

The theme for Minicon this year is "Purple."


Naomi Kritzer - Guest of Honor

American speculative fiction writer and blogger. Her 2015 short story "Cat Pictures Please" was a Locus and Hugo Award winner and was nominated for a Nebula Award. Author of the Dead Rivers trilogy and Eliana's Song trilogy. Read more at her blog.

Dave DeVries - Guest of Honor

Professional illustrator, comic book artist and creator of the Monster Engine, a website that showcases children's drawings converted into realistic paintings. Winner of the Spectrum Silver Medal for Fantasy Art and an Independent Publishers Book Award. See more on his website.



Minicon is back at the DoubleTree Park Place in Saint Louis Park, and reservations are now open! Please check our hotel page for more info.

Guests of Honor

We are proud to announce the Minicon 54 guests of honor, author Naomi Kritzer and artist Dave DeVries.

Online Registration Open

Online registration for Minicon 54 is now open. Become a member today.

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