ICON is Iowa's longest running Science Fiction and Fantasy convention


ICON 43 will be October 5 to 7, 2018


Our wonderful Guests of Honor:


Author - Mike Mullin - http://mikemullinauthor.com/

Artist - Daniel Mohr - http://wolfiebbad.com/

Fan - Mike Miller, one of ICON's founders

Actor - Wolfie B Bad - http://wolfiebbad.com/

Click here to see Wolfie B Bad on Youtube

Toastmaster - Jim C. Hines http://www.jimchines.com/

Mama and Papa of ICON - Joe and Gay Haldeman http://www.joehaldeman.com/


Many additional writers and artists will be present as well!


Have a Programming suggestion?  Click here to submit it.


Online pre-registration is now be available and is your best price!

You can also register on-site starting at 2 pm on Friday October 5, 2018 at the Cedar Rapids Marriott.

There is no charge for children ages 0 to 12 with accompanying paid adult registration.


Paradise ICON registration is now open.


You can reserve a hotel room by clicking here.


If you are a student attending the Student Writing Workshop you will be able to purchase an ICON membership at the pre-registration price with your SWW Badge until 7 PM on Friday Oct 5th.


Wylde Nept will be playing Friday evening at 9 PM


Our charity this year will be announced soon.


Our social media links: ICON on Facebook, ICON43 Event on Facebook and Twitter!


Click here for About us, our history, first 42 program books and pictures

and here for other conventions.



ICON 43 Eruption by Daniel Mohr


ICON, the longest running Science Fiction Convention in Iowa

(c)1975-2017 Mindbridge Foundation

ICON 43 Eruption by Daniel Mohr
ICON 43 Eruption by Daniel Mohr
ICON 43 Eruption by Daniel Mohr