Members and Friends,
With the effects of the Covid-19 pandemic being felt in many sectors, we are not immune I’m afraid.
Watch this space for important updates that are due to the Covid-19 situation.
We are looking forward to a live in-person Loscon 47 for Thanksgiving weekend of November 26th through November 28th, 2021. Existing memberships from the postponed version are rolled into this reboot.
Writer Guest Dr. Gregory Benford, our Artist Guest Jeff Sturgeon, and the Fan Guests of Honor Dennis and Kristine Cherry have all agreed to be there.
There will be more info as we re-assemble our teams to bring this to fruition. As always you may use firstname.lastname@example.org to ask questions and I look forward to seeing you all Thanksgiving weekend 2021
Loscon 47 Statement on Covid-19We are looking forward to an in-person event in November 2021.In our efforts to maintain a safe and healthy environment for our 2021 event attendees, we will be following public health recommendations and policies on private indoor events with more than 100 people.Loscon requires attendees 16 and older to be fully vaccinated and provide proof of vaccination and attendees under 16 to have a documented negative Covid test within 3 days of the start of the convention.Public health guidelines and Marriott policies will require masks to be worn in all public spaces during the convention. Failure to abide by public health guidelines and Marriott policies will be grounds for removal from the event.
We will keep you informed of any changes in the above that will concern attendees at the convention.
WE WILL POST POLICIES ABOUT ATTENDING THE LIVE CONVENTION ON THE MAIN LOSCON.ORG PAGE. SHOULD THE STATUS OF THE CONVENTION CHANGE (UNLIKELY) THEN WE WILL POST RELATED ADDITIONAL INFORMATION HERE. AS OF AUGUST 2, 2021 WE HAVE A LIVE CONVENTION BEING PLANNED IN LOSCON SPIRIT AND ARE COMPLYING WITH COVID GUIDELINES. CELEBRATING THE SCIENCE IN SCIENCE FICTION AND THE FAN IN FANDOM.