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Are you ready to embark on a thrilling journey through uncharted territories? Look no further than Here Be Dragons, a one-day event celebrating the spirit of exploration and discovery in speculative fiction, history and science.
Join us at the Burnaby BCIT Campus (bldgs SE12 & SE14) on Saturday, November 23, 2024, for a day filled with exploration, discovery, and endless excitement.
Highlights of the event include:
Costumes: Embrace your inner adventurer and come dressed as your favourite explorer or innovator from speculative fiction!
Games: Challenge fellow enthusiasts to epic battles with dice, cards and meeples.
Panels: Engage in insightful discussions with local authors, artists, and creators.
Presentations: Immerse yourself in captivating presentations that explore the realms of science and fantasy.
Readings: Discover new worlds as talented local authors share excerpts from their latest works.
Vendors: Find amazing treasures, crafts, and curiosities in our Cave of Vendors!
Workshops: Hone your skills and learn from local experts in workshops designed to unleash your creativity.
Join the quest
Whether you’re seeking wisdom from literary legends or looking to connect with like-minded fans, Here Be Dragons offers an opportunity to be part of something extraordinary. Grab your tickets now and prepare for an adventure that will transport you beyond the limits of imagination. Don’t miss out on this fun and exciting event!
Please note that the event description is subject to change as programming is finalized.
Stay tuned for updates!
At the Door Prices
General Admission–$30
WCSFA Member Admission–$25
Child Under 7–FREE
Super Early Bird–$15
(to 24/06/30 @ 10 pm)
Early Bird–$20
(to 24/08/04 @ 10 pm)
General Admission $25
(to 24/11/22 @ 10 pm)
WCSFA Member Admissiong–$20
to 24/11/22 @ 10 pm
If you would like to participate at Here Be Dragons as a Vendor or at a Fan Table, go to the ticketing page and select a FREE “Cave of Vendors” or “Fan Table” ticket to let us know you’re interested.