Portland hosts Westercon in 2016!

Westercon and GEAR Con jointly celebrate "Bridging Science & Imagination"

One Pass, Two Cons!

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In 2016, for one year only, Portland’s steampunk fan convention and art & music festival is merging with the longest-running general science fiction/fantasy conference in western North America: Westercon 69!

Registering for Westercon 69 gets you into a packed four-day weekend featuring:


Plus GEAR Con content like the Power Station, the Scrapheap Challenge, and the Cabaret of Curiosities concert & ball.

To enjoy ALL of this, register for an Attending Membership TODAY at westercon69.org!


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Westercon69 and GEAR Con 2016’s venue is

1000 NE Multnomah Street
Portland, OR 97232
(503) 281-6111

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Discounted Stay

The DoubleTree is extending a generous discount to Westercon attendees & guests who book by Friday, June 3rd, 2016. Go to Westercon 69’s group registration page or make reservations by calling the hotel directly at 503-281-6111 (M-F, 8am – 4pm) or by calling Toll-Free at 800-996-0510. Use the group code “W69”.

More information about hotel accommodations, amenities, and transportation can be found at the main Westercon 69 website.