A convention held in State College, PA and sponsored by the Penn State Science Fiction Society. It was named "Paracon" because H. Beam Piper's Paratime stories about Lord Kalvan were set in the area.

Convention Date GoHs
Paracon I July 28-30, 1978 Barbara Geraud, Jack Chalker, Ron Bushyager, Linda Bushyager
Paracon II May 4-6, 1979 Norman Spinrad, Jack Chalker
Son of Paracon August 1-3, 1980 Charles Grant Kelly Freas, Richard Frank
Mark of Paracon July 24-26, 1981 William Tenn, Kelly Freas, Jan Howard Finder
Paracon V July 30-August 1, 1982
Paracon VI July 29-31, 1983 Ben Bova, Virginia Kidd

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