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 is now available.

Wednesday, October 30th

Thursday, October 31st

  • 8:00am — 50th Year Kickoff - James Patterson will attend

  • 9:30am — Murder by the Book: James Patterson Signing

  • Panels & Programs

  • James Patterson interviewed by Hank Phillippi Ryan

  • Lunch with James Patterson — VIP seating in preferred seating

  • Patterson VIP Reception — separate ticketed event - $75 limited to 200

  • 5:00pm — Opening Ceremonies Sponsored by Harper Collins

  • 7:00pm — Whodunit Party — The Best Little Murder House in Texas - (We are looking for a sponsor for this event.)

Friday, November 1st

Saturday, November 2nd

Sunday, November 3rd

  • 8:00-11:00am — Panels & Programs 

  • Closing Ceremonies