It's true... ICON, Iowa's longest-running science fiction and fantasy convention, is returning to the Cedar Rapids Marriott! ICON43 is Friday October 5 through Sunday October 7, 2018. A growing number of people check in early on Thursday October 4th and some stay through Monday October 8th.


Cedar Rapids Marriott

1200 Collins Rd NE

Cedar Rapids, IA 52402

(319) 393-6600


Book your hotel room today with a choice of king or 2 double beds by clicking here

The room block is currently open and accepting reservations. When you are booking a room and if it states “The special rate you selected is not available,” please continue with the reservation as the rate is available and your reservation should be able to process at the group rate.  Marriott is working to remove the comment and should be fixed soon.
If you have any challenges, please call Heidi Hora at 319-491-9834 and she will be happy to help you book your room.


If you call or stop by the hotel to make reservations, make sure you say ICON 2018.


You can get the ICON rate for:

Start date: 10/04/2018

End date: 10/08/2018

Last day to book is Friday September 12, 2018


Cedar Rapids Marriott for 109.00 USD per night (plus taxes)


Or you can call their reservation team directly at 1-800-396-2153 and specify "ICON 2018"


If before Sep 10th the link says no rooms are available for the dates listed

please contact us and we'll check with the hotel and to get our room block expanded.


ICON, the longest running Science Fiction Convention in Iowa

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