Information on Dragon*Con 2008

Dragon*Con


Science Fiction Convention

August 29 - September 1, 2008
Atlanta Marriott Marquis, Hyatt Regency Atlanta, Atlanta Hilton


Information:
Dragon*Con is America's largest, multi-media, popular arts convention-focusing on science fiction and fantasy, gaming, comics, literature, art, music, and film.

Attendance:
30,000 warm bodies (estimated)

Attendees:
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Advance Rates:
$50 by Nov 15; $60 by Feb 29; $65 by May 15; $75 by Jul 15

At-Door Rates:
$90 weekend

Guests:
Sean Astin (Actor)
Eric Basaldua (Comic Artist)
Peter S. Beagle (Author / Screenwriter)
Trace Beaulieu (Actor / Comedian)
Pierre Bernard Jr. (Graphic Artist / Actor, Conan)
Jennie Breeden (Web Comic Author, The Devil's Panties)
Frank Conniff (Actor / Comedian)
Peter David (Writer)
Aaron Douglas (Actor)
Larry Elmore (Artist, Elmore Productions, Inc.)
Bill Fawcett (Author / Publisher, Mayfair Games / Bill Fawcett & Associates)
Lou Ferrigno (Actor, The Incredible Hulk)
Nathan Fillion (Actor)
Erin Gray (Actress)
Virginia Hey (Actress)
Scott Houle (Recording Engineer, Coastal Carolina Studios, Inc.)
Walter Koenig (Actor / Writer)
Katherine Kurtz (Author)
James Kyson Lee (Actor)
Daniel Logan (Actor)
George Lowe (Voice Actor)
Peter Mayhew (Actor)
Vic Mignogna (Voice Actor)
Ray Park (Actor)
Peelander-Z (Musicians)
Robert Picardo (Actor)
Eric Powell (Comic Artist)
The Protomen (Band)
David Prowse (Actor)
Michael Rosenbaum (Actor)
Cliff Simon (Actor)
Dana Snyder (Voice Actor)
Brian Stelfreeze (Artist, Studio Gaijin)
George Takei (Actor)
Jonathan Tarbox (CEO, Arashi Productions)
Harry Turtledove (Writer)
Aurelio Voltaire (Artist / Actor / Musician)
37 guests listed

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Previous/Future Events:
Dragon Con 1987  October, 1987
Dragon Con 1988  October, 1988
Dragon*Con 1989  October 6-8, 1989
Dragon*Con 1990  Jun 28 - Jul 1, 1990
Dragon*Con 1991  July 12-14, 1991
Dragon*Con 1992  July 17-19, 1992
Dragon*Con 1993  July 16-18, 1993
Dragon*Con 1994  July 15-17, 1994
Dragon*Con 1995  July 13-16, 1995
Dragon*Con 1996  June 20-23, 1996
Dragon*Con 1997  June 26-29, 1997
Dragon*Con 1998  September 3-6, 1998
Dragon*Con 1999  July 1-3, 1999
Dragon*Con 2000  Jun 29 - Jul 2, 2000
Dragon*Con 2001  Aug 31 - Sep 3, 2001
Dragon*Con 2002  Aug 30 - Sep 2, 2002
Dragon*Con 2003  Aug 29 - Sep 1, 2003
Dragon*Con 2004  September 3-6, 2004
Dragon*Con 2005  September 2-5, 2005
Dragon*Con 2006  September 1-4, 2006
Dragon*Con 2007  Aug 31 - Sep 3, 2007
Dragon*Con 2008  Aug 29 - Sep 1, 2008
Dragon*Con 2009  September 4-7, 2009
Dragon*Con 2010  September 3-6, 2010
Dragon*Con 2011  September 2-5, 2011
Dragon*Con 2012  Aug 31 - Sep 3, 2012
Dragon Con 2013  Aug 30 - Sep 2, 2013
Dragon Con 2014  Aug 29 - Sep 1, 2014
Dragon Con 2015  September 4-7, 2015
Dragon Con 2016  September 2-5, 2016
Dragon Con 2017  September 1-4, 2017

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