Schedule of Events

Wednesday, October 30th

  • PRE-CON PROGRAMS: Plan to arrive in Dallas a day or two early and explore this vibrant and cultured city. For more details, visit our Dallas Tours and Travel page. Registration will be available March 1.


Wednesday, October 30th


Thursday, October 31st

  • 8:00am — 50th Year Kickoff

  • Panels & Programs

  • Lunch with James Patterson — separate ticketed event

  • Patterson VIP Reception — separate ticketed event

  • 5:00pm — Opening Ceremonies

  • 7:00pm — Whodunit Party — The Best Little Murder House in Texas


Friday, November 1st


Saturday, November 2nd


Sunday, November 3rd

  • 8:00-11:00am — Panels & Programs 

  • Closing Ceremonies