Hitchhiker's Guide to ICON42 is over - go to iowa-icon.com/icon43 for the upcoming 2018 ICON Eruption
Registration for ICON 42 may be done either by US Mail, on-site during the convention or by PayPal.
On-site registration will be available:
Friday Sep 29 from 2PM to 7PM and 8:30PM to 10PM
(not available during opening ceremonies)
Saturday Sep 30 from 9AM to 7PM
Sunday Oct 1 from 9AM to noon
ICON 43 (2018) pre-registration will be available on Sunday Oct 1 from 10 AM to 3PM
Adult is 13up|Before Sep 15|At The Door|
Weekend | $45 | $65 |
Friday only |not available| $30 |
Saturday only|not available| $45 |
Sunday only |not available| $20 |
Benefactor | $100 | $100 |
Paradise ICON| $100 |unavailable|
Under 13 is free with adult membership |
Online registration is now closed. On site registration will open at 2 pm on Friday September 29, 2017 at the Cedar Rapids Marriott.
You will not receive a ticket.
When you come to ICON, please bring your photo ID to the registration table to pick up your badge.
While you shouldn't need copy of your paypal receipt as well, it never hurts to bring it.
You can also check out our FAQ on registration.
Going to another convention? Help us spread the word about this year's ICON by downloading and printing a few copies of our promotional flyer ICON 42 Poster 8.5x11.pdf here. If you need printed copies, please contact firstname.lastname@example.org and we'll get you hooked up.
We also have several poster size PDFs available for download on our Publicity page.
You can also pre-register by paper mail by downloading icon42mailinreg.pdf
You MUST have a membership to attend ICON programming events.
Youth and child members must attend the convention with an adult.
Admission to ICON
Listed in program book
Preferred seating in front row at Opening Ceremonies Friday evening
Preferred seating in front row at GOH panel on Saturday
Invitation to the Sunday morning brunch with the Guests Of Honor
Preferred seating in front row at Closing Ceremonies on Sunday
Adult (13+) Benefits
Admission to ICON - the convention, Art Show, Dealers Room, Con Suite, Wylde Nept concert, etc.
Youth (0-12) Benefits
Same as Adult except must be accompanied by an Adult at all times.
There will be Writers Workshops again this year.
Student Writers Workshop - a Writers Workshop for High School and College Students on Friday afternoon
Paradise ICON is limited to 10 people
Requires registration specifically for Paradise ICON and includes one Adult ICON membership
For more information on the Writers Workshops see Writers Workshops.
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