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Adult £50
Young Adult (13-16 years) £12
Child 12 years and under Free.

Guests of Honour

Chris (Fangorn) Baker
Emma Newman
Claire North
Christopher Priest

Progress Report 1 now available for download here.

Covid 19:  We know this is an uncertain and worrying time for everyone so we thought we would clarify our position.

The Novacon 50 team are still working to bring you a brilliant celebratory convention. At the moment we will be holding our meetings on line to keep ourselves safe.

So working on the assumption that we will see you all in November, we will be ready to go.

In the meantime stay safe.

Alice & Tony

No one would have believed, in the early days of the 1970s, that sf fandom in the UK could support more than one convention a year. Yet across the void that is known as Birmingham, fans more adventurous than most regarded the idea of a second annual gathering with envious eyes. And slowly and surely drew up their plans to run an sf convention every November in the Midlands.

So it was that in 1971 the Aston Science Fiction Group launched Novacon. Within a year they had handed over the controls to the newly-resurrected Birmingham Science Fiction Group and, almost a half century later, plans to hold Novacon 50 are well under way.

At Novacon 50 you will find: