Farmercon

The Farmercons seem to have begun as an informal gathering of Philip Jose Farmer's fans in Peoria that grew to something a bit more formal and ended with two conventions held jointly with other cons, becoming a permanent part of PulpFest. At some point, two earlier gatherings were retroactively claimed for the series and, indeed, appear to have been basically similar.

Convention Dates Location
Living Legend Reception May 19, 2001 Peoria, IL
Lovers 50th Anniversary Celebration August 10, 2002 Peoria, IL
Farmercon I July 30-31, 2006 Peoria, IL
Farmercon II August 4-5, 2007 Peoria, IL
Farmercon III July 26-27, 2008 Peoria, IL
Farmercon IV June 6, 2009 Peoria, IL
Farmercon V June 25-27, 2010 Seattle, WA
Farmercon VI July 29-31, 2011 Columbus, OH

Subsequent conventions were part of PulpFest.


This is a Stub Convention page. Please extend it by adding information about the convention, including dates of each, GoHs, convention chairman, location, sponsoring organization, external links to convention pages, awards given, the program, notable events, anecdotes, pictures, scans of publications, pictures of T-shirts, etc.