Utah for 2019

(1) A Westercon Bid

Utah for 2019 was a Westercon bid sponsored by the Utah Fandom Organization which was announced in April 2017 to hold Westercon 72 from July 3-7, 2019 at the Davis Conference Center and nearby hotels in Layton, Utah. (Apparently a barber shop quartet convention has got Salt Lake City on the 4th.) They also announced that if Dublin in 2019 wins the Worldcon and 2019 NASFiC becomes possible, they will bid for that as well, and will hold a combined Westercon/NASFiC.

The bid was chaired by Ben Hatcher with Vice-Chair Kate Hatcher, and Bid Advisor/Treasurer Dave Doering.

The bid was unopposed and won. See 2019 Westercon site selection results.

(2) A Nasfic Bid

When the Utah Westercon bid won (see #1, above), they committee announced that if Dublin in 2019 wins the right to run the 2019 Worldcon and a 2019 Nasfic becomes possible, that it will bid for it to be held in conjunction with Westercon 72.

Bid committee: Ben Hatcher (chair), Dave Doering, Kevin Rice, Kate Hatcher, Charles Galway.

Website: utahfor2019.com


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