Chicon 7, the 70th World Science Fiction Convention (Worldcon"), has announced
the second deadline for vendors to apply for space in its Dealers' Room. This
deadline is March 15, 2012. Vendors who did not apply during the first round
submission period, which closed on January 15, 2012, are encouraged to sign up
promptly to be sure of securing space.
The Dealers' Room is the
Worldcon's shopping mall and the Chicon 7 Dealers' Room will include some 200
tables and booths selling a huge variety of genre-related items. In addition to
numerous book sellers (both new and second-hand/antiquarian), a Worldcon
Dealers' Room typically includes vendors selling DVDs, comics, art prints,
clothing, model kits, and jewelry as well as more unusual and esoteric items.
With approximately 5,000 science fiction fans expected to attend, the
Chicon 7 Dealers' Room is likely to be busy throughout the five days of the
convention. 8' x 30" tables are available for just $250 for the run of the
convention, while 10' x 10' exhibit booths can be rented for just $750. Dealers
may reserve up to five tables or booths. All dealers and their staff will also
need Chicon 7 attending memberships (not included within the space rental
For more information or to download an application form, visit the
Chicon 7 website at www.chicon.org/dealersroom.php,
or contact the Chicon 7 Dealers' Room team at firstname.lastname@example.org.