News:

  • Save the date: Philcon 2023 is from November 17-19, 2023. Registration opens January 1st.
  • Thank you for attending Philcon 2022. If you still need content from the Philcon 2022 site, please visit https://2022.philcon.org.

Principal Speaker

To Be Announced

Artist Guest of Honor

To Be Announced

Young Writers’ Contest

Students in grades 5-12 can win prize money for their story. See the “more information” to prepare for next years contest.


In person at the Doubletree by Hilton, Cherry Hill, NJ

Currently, it is our intention to host an in-person Philcon at the Doubletree by Hilton, Cherry Hill, NJ.

Join us for the 86th anniversary of the world’s first and longest-running conference on science fiction, fantasy, and horror! Philcon 2023 will take place on November 17-19, 2023.

Started in 1936, Philcon features cutting-edge programming about literature, art, television, film, anime, comics, science, gaming, costuming and cosplay, music, and other topics of interest to fans of sci-fi, fantasy, and horror. We will also have many other attractions, such as our awesome Art Show and Auction; a Vendors Room full of unique merchandise; a full-featured Tabletop Gaming room; our Writer’s Workshop (featuring professional authors and editors); Concerts; Dances, our Masquerade/Costume Competition, and more!

Vaccination and Mask Policy

Philcon 2023 has not yet set it’s Vaccine and Mask Policy.