What’s Happening

This is a high level overview of some of the events and times on a day by day basis. The Master Schedule is located on the Programming Page

Event Start Time End Time Location
Wednesday, Aug 17th, 2016
Registration 9:00am 7:00pm 2300 Lobby
Dealers Room 12:00pm 7:00pm Exhibit Hall
Art Show 12:00pm 8:00pm Exhibit Hall
MidAmeriCon II Opens 12:00pm 11:30pm
Programming 1:00pm 8:00pm Various
Opening Ceremonies 5:00pm 6:00pm Heinlein Stadium
First Night 6:00pm 7:00pm Exhibit Hall
Steampunk Dance 8:00pm 11:30pm Tucker Stage
Thursday, Aug 18th, 2016
Registration 9:00am 7:00pm 2300 Lobby
Art Show 10:00am 4:00pm Exhibit Hall
Dealers Room 10:00am 6:00pm Exhibit Hall
Programming 10:00am 8:00pm Various
Convention Hours Thursday 10:00am 1:30am Various
Paul and Storm 12:00pm 3:00pm Tucker Stage
Retro Hugo Swing Dance/Ceremony 8:00pm 11:00pm Tucker Stage
Friday, Aug 19th, 2016
Registration 9:00am 7:00pm 2300 Lobby
Dealers Room 10:00am 6:00pm Exhibit Hall
Star Wars Day/Convention Hours 10:00am 1:30am Various
Programming 10:00am 8:00pm Various
Art Show 10:00am 8:00pm Exhibit Hall
Masquerade 8:00pm 10:30pm Grand Ballroom
Star Wars Dance 10:00pm 1:30am Tucker Stage
Saturday, Aug 20th, 2016
Registration 9:00am 7:00pm 2300 Lobby
Dealers Room 10:00am 6:00pm Exhibit Hall
Art Show 10:00am 12:00pm Exhibit Hall
Programming 10:00am 8:00pm Various
Convention Hours Saturday 10:00am 1:30am
Hugo Awards Ceremony 8:00pm 10:30pm Grand Ballroom
Sunday, Aug 21st, 2016
Registration 9:00am 1:00pm 2300 Lobby
Dealers Room 10:00am 3:00pm Exhibit Hall
Programming 10:00am 4:00pm Various
Convention Hours Sunday 10:00am 4:00pm
Closing Ceremonies 4:00pm 5:00pm Tucker Stage

Paul & Storm Concert, Star Wars Day, the Retro Hugo Award Swing Dance, the Masquerade and the Hugo Awards Ceremony, this area is for all our main events!

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Our program will consist of lively, knowledgeable, articulate people interacting with each other and with the convention community on a variety of fascinating subjects.

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Curious what Exhibits we'll have? What about parties and hospitality? Do you want to have a fan table? Makers & Crafters? Take a peek under our Big Tent!

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Gaming is a big part of Fandom and will be well-represented at MidAmeriCon II. We have 5000 square feet of gaming space we will be using for all day gaming in the Exhibit Hall starting Wednesday afternoon and continuing through…

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On Wednesday, we will be taking a trip to the Negro Leagues Baseball Museum and the American Jazz Museum. People will be responsible for their own transportation - the museums are about a five minute drive away at 1616 E…

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