December 8th, 2013

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Detcon1 Rate Increasing with the New Year


December 1, 2013

Detcon1 Announces Rate Increase Effective January 1, 2014

Detroit, MI - Detcon1, the 2014 North American Science Fiction
Convention, announces that some pre-registration rates will go up on
January 1, 2014.

As of January 1, 2014, full adult attending membership prices will go
up by $10, from $55 to $65 for a weekend membership. To encourage
attendance by families and younger fans, young adult and child
membership prices will remain at 2013 levels of $50 and $25
respectively. Supporting memberships remain unchanged at $35. Online
registration and a printable form is available at

Pre-supporter discounts remain in effect for pre-registrations but
will not be given for memberships purchased at-the-door. Persons who
pre-supported at the Passenger level qualify for a $20 discount, while
those who pre-supported at the Driver level qualify for a $40
discount. A list of pre-supporting members can be found at



Direct press queries or requests to be removed from the Detcon 1 Press
Release Mailing List should be sent to

Inquiries regarding the convention can be directed to Detcon1 Chair,
Tammy Coxen, or 734-276-3215.


Detcon1 is being held July 17 through 20, 2014, at the Renaissance
Center Marriott in downtown Detroit, Michigan.

The North American Science Fiction Convention (NASFiC), is held in
years when the World Science Fiction Convention (Worldcon) is held
outside of North America. Worldcon, an international gathering of the
science fiction and fantasy community, is being held in London,
England in August 2014.

Memberships for Detcon1 can be purchased at

For more details on Detcon1, visit

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