Octocon 2023

The National Irish Science Fiction Convention

The Gibson Hotel & Online, 7-8 October 2023

Octocon, the National Irish Science Fiction Convention, is a weekend celebration of our favourite stories from books, comics, TV, films and games; from science fiction, fantasy, horror and beyond; attracting artists, writers, film-makers and fans from across the human sphere of influence.

Octocon is Heading to The Gibson Hotel!

The Gibson Hotel
Octocon 2023 Venue: The Gibson Hotel

On October 7th and 8th, we’ll be heading to The Gibson Hotel, located beside the 3 Arena in Dublin 1, with ‘The Point’ Luas stop right outside its front door.

About the venue and how to get there

The Gibson Hotel Accommodation Update

Sign up now for Octocon 2023

  • Adult (22+) – €60
  • Young Adult (13-21) – €20
  • Children (under 13) – FREE
    (Must be accompanied by an adult member)
  • Friend of the Convention – €100
  • Concession – €40
  • Virtual and Supporting – €20
  • Buy four memberships, get the fifth one free!

You can check your membership or choose to upgrade it through our membership portal.

We look forward to seeing you there!

Find out more about our membership levels

Octo with programme book and badge

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