Ad Astra’s 32nd Con was held on April 5, 6 & 7, 2013

Ad Astra is a literary fan-run convention, promoting local talent within the genres of Science Fiction, Fantasy, Horror and Paranormal, for all media of the written word. Our weekend includes panels on a variety of topics including writing, publishing, media, creative works, comics, costuming and steampunk, as well as many events including Masquerade, writer workshops, and book launches. Complementing our programming, Ad Astra also has a dealer area, featuring many vendors, writers, exhibitors, artists and artisans and an Art Show and auction.

Ad Astra Author Guests of Honour for 2013:

Jim ButcherStephen Hunt * Ben Bova * Scott Caple

Unfortunately, Shannon Butcher had to cancel. 

Special Guest: Star Wars documentary filmmaker – Cris Macht

Returning Past Author Guests of Honour:  Kelley Armstrong, Julie Czerneda, Ed Greenwood, Guy Gavriel Kay, Lesley Livingston, Robert J. Sawyer

Also Appearing: 2013 Programming Panelists

Program Schedule: Ad Astra 2013 – Pocket Program March 19

Musical Appearances by:  Heather Dale and Ben Deschamps,  Martin Springett