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BayCon '82 was held inin San Jose, California. Ackermanmusician Heather Alexanderand toastmasters Kevin J. Paid attendance for the weekend totaled just over members.
The event's theme was "Space Flights of Fancy: Let Your Imagination Take Wing! Honored guests included writer Jack L. Michael Siladi served as convention chairman.
The event's theme was "Alternate Universes and Other Possibilities". Honored guests included writer S. The event's theme was "Bold Deeds and Grand Epics". Honored guests included writers Kevin J. Charity efforts raised funds for Bay Area Literacy.
The convention's theme was "Yesterday's Tomorrows"". Amy-Elyse Patterson served as convention chairman. The event included a "Towel Day" as a tribute to Douglas Adams who had died just two weeks before the convention.
The event's theme was "The Magic of Now". The convention's theme was "It's About Time! The event's theme was "Paradise Found".
The event also featured actress Chase Masterson as a special guest. The weekend's theme was "Tales of Purple Space". The event's theme was "Silver Streak". The charity auction and casino raised money in support of the Polycystic Ovarian Syndrome Association. Due to separate illnesses, Patten, Lackey, and Dixon were unable to attend the convention in person.
The convention also featured a concert by Tempest and a special appearance by actress Chase Masterson.
The theme was "It's an adventure! The situation was resolved in Marchand some of those who resigned agreed to return. The theme was "Carnivale". The theme was "30th Anniversary Pleasure Cruise".
The theme was " Triskaidekaphobicon ". The theme was " Got Honor? The theme was "Women of Wonder". The event's theme was "It's All About Space!Chris has been active in SF Bay Area fandom for many years and is a former Guest and staff member of multiple BayCons.
Christopher J Garcia is a writer, fanzine editor, curator, filmmaker, and historian from Boulder Creek, California.
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