Toronto

Toronto, Ontario, Canada was one of the earlier hotbeds of fannish activity in Canada.

A Toronto Chronology
Date Event
late 40s Toronto Science Fiction Society flourishes
July 3-5, 1948 Torcon I, the 1948 Worldcon held
1953 Toronto Science Fiction Society revitalized by The Derelict Insurgents
1967 OSFIC founded
~ 1970 Toronto in '73 Worldcon bid
August 31 - September 3, 1973 Torcon II, the 1973 Worldcon held
October 29-31, 1976 Alpha Draconis held
July 29-31, 1977 Summercon held
June 9-11, 1978 Prunecon not held
October 27-29, 1978 UnreelCon held
June 13-15, 1980 First Ad Astra held
December 8-10, 1989 Smofcon 6 held. Smoffish Deathmarch
April 1991 First FilKONtario held
Early 90s Rhinocon
late 90s Toronto in '03 Worldcon bid
August 27-29, 1999 Canadian National Science Fiction Expo held
October 18-20, 2002 Ditto Fifteen held
August 28 - September 1, 2003 Torcon 3 the 2003 Worldcon held
May 5-7, 2006 Corflu 23 held
November 19-21, 2010 First SFContario held
March 18, 2011 Mike Glicksohn dies
November 1-4, 2012 World Fantasy Convention 2012 held
December 6-8, 2013 Smofcon 31 held
April 25-28 2014 Costume-Con 32 held

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