Diamond Celebration

Honoring 50 Years of Fandom


Saturday, November 2nd @ 7pm

Following the Anthony Awards Presentation, attendees will be seated for a special Bouchercon 50th birthday party with light food. A toast to mystery fandom and Anthony Boucher will be offered followed by cutting of the birthday cake by patriarchs Tom and Marie O’Day and Bill and Toby Gottfried.

Celebrate BOUCHERCON 50 Years; Remember the Spirit of Anthony Boucher and look forward to the next 50 years and the future of Bouchercon. Please wear your little black dress in honor of Sue Grafton. Don Bruns will compose and perform his traditional ballad to celebrate Bouchercon. Anthony Boucher’s sons will be in attendance. We will listen to a portion of one of Anthony Boucher’s radio sessions.

Celebrate Fandom; Recognize previous Bouchercon Chairs who have kept the Spirit Alive. As the evening continues we will mix and mingle as pictures from the past are shown.

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