Get Involved

Balticon is a gathering that involves the attendees. This page will list areas that you can participate in: volunteering, cosplay, gaming, parties, and more.

Balticon is entirely volunteer-run. Volunteering is a great way to meet fans. You might even earn a cool T-shirt. The Volunteer page explains more of about the areas you can help in and the perks of being a Balticon volunteer.

Volunteer

The Art Show and Artist Alley showcases two- and three-dimensional art across the science fiction, fantasy, and horror genres. See the Art Show page for information about how to exhibit in the Art Show or request an Artist Alley virtual table.

Art Show

Check out the BSFAN Souvenir Book page to learn about the annual BSFS publication and how to place an advertisement.

Souvenir Book Advertising

The Dealer Room will have books and assorted science fiction and fantasy objects for sale. Vendors should check the Dealer Room page for information about acquiring a virtual dealer table.

Dealer Room

A fan table is a great way to publicize your fannish group or event. The Fan Table page explains how that will work in a virtual con and directs you to a sign-up form.

Fan Tables

The Balticon Masquerade is the opportunity for fans to share their science fiction- and fantasy-related costumes with other fans. See the Masquerade page for information about how to enter.

Masquerade

The winners of the Jack L Chalker Young Writers’ Contest sponsored by the Baltimore Science Fiction Society (BSFS) will be announced at Balticon. The Young Writers’ Contest page describes the prizes and how to enter.

Young Writers' Contest