10-12-2012 : ARCHON 36 OPENS!
Come to Archon this weekend. See the PROGRAMMING to see what's on tap!
10-6-2012 : FILK SONG WRITING THEME ANNOUNCED
The Filking team has announced the theme for the first ever "Archon Tin Filker Contest": FILK PAGE
9-28-2012 : DAY PROGRAMMING & GUESTS OF HONOR PROGRAMMING SCHEDULES RELEASED
View each day's scheduled programming or the Guests of Honor Programming Schedules on the PROGRAMMING page.
9-27-2012 : ARCHON MOBILE PAGE FOR YOUR SMART PHONE
Scan the Archon Mobile QR Code on your smart phone on the SOCIAL MEDIA page, to get updated information during the convention.
9-16-2012 : PRE-REGISTRATION ENDS: SEPT. 22
Online, pre-registration ends on September 22. Register now to avoid the lines: REGISTER FOR ARCHON 36
9-13-2012 : WEAPON POLICY REVISION
The Archon Board has revised the weapon policy for Archon 36, relaxing some of the rules to allow more variations. Go the the SECURITY page for more details.
9-7-2012 : DOUBLETREE HOTEL SOLD OUT
9-6-2012 : Updated Filk Information
8-23-2012 : State of Illinois Special Event Form
The State of Illinois requires anyone selling anything in Illinois provide sales tax to the State. For our traveling vendors, we've made that easier so instead of getting an Illinois Sales Tax number, you may instead use the attached Special Event form HERE!
8-17-2012 : CITY CORNER: All About Archon TV Interview
8-15-2012 : HOTEL AND PARTY ROOM INFO UPDATES:
There are about 20 rooms left in the Hotel Doubletree. Remember, this is the official Archon Hotel and it is the place to be late night at the con! Please use the links provided on the hotel page to reserve your room via the internet; if you call the central reservations desk or even the Doubletree itself you may not get into the room block. It just works better that way!
8-9-2012 : EVEN MORE ARTISTS IN THE ART SHOW
The Art Show will be located in a different room this year and it will be FULL of great art work. A large number of displaying artists will be in attendance too! Check out the ART SHOW page for more information!
8-8-2012 : Even MORE Confirmed Guests
8-6-2012 : DISCOUNTED REGISTRATION EXTENDED THROUGH AUGUST 11 !!!
August 1 was to be the date for the Pre-Registration rate increase, but due to some technical difficulties, Archon Chair Steve Norris has extended the date through Saturday, August 11. The rate increase will now go into effect Sunday, August 12 at midnight. So REGISTER NOW and tell your friends to save some money!
8-1-2012 : Writer's Workshop and the Writer's Contest Deadline
July 31 was the deadline to get your submissions in for the Writer's Workshop and the Writer's Contest for Archon 36. Remember to register early and get writing for Archon 37! Make sure you check your Programming Book and Pocket Program for the time and location of the Archon 36 Contest Awards Ceremony!
7-10-2012 : GIL GERARD CONFIRMED TO BE AT ARCHON 36
Movie - TV - Director : GIL GERARD has been confirmed to be at Archon 36. Fresh from his appearance at Dragon*Con, Gil Gerard will be spending the weekend with the fans attending Archon 36. Come and see this television and movie legend.
6-26-2012 : More and New Dealers Added
The Dealers Room is SOLD OUT! Lots of first time Dealers will be at ARCHON 36. Visit the DEALERS for information and links!
6-4-2012 : More Confirmed Guests
There are more and more guests confirming they will be at ARCHON 36. Visit the GUESTS page to see who's saying they are going to be there! Lots of Guest links too! Visit them early and go to their panels at the Con!
5-8-2012 : Dealers Room / Hotel Space
The Dealers room only has 15 tables left! If you want to be in the Dealers Room, the time to book it is NOW!
Doubletree Hotel is already half-filled and is sure to sell out. Get your room reservations NOW!
2-29-2012 : Updates - Updates - Updates
10-14-2011 : ARCHON 36 WEB PAGE UPDATES ROLLING IN.
Archon 36 web site has had lots of updates. Look around. More images from 35 to be uploaded soon!
10-2-2011 : ARCHON 35 IS CLOSED.
Archon 36 planning begins and web site is up and running! Stay tuned and check back often.