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HavenCon Will Return for Year Five
LGBTQ geeks and gamers assemble: The convention is back
"...In January 2018, HavenCon creator Shane Brown announced that the fourth convention, held..."

Jan. 7, 2019 Qmmunity Post by Beth Sullivan

HavenCon Calls It Quits
Austin's geek and gaymer convention says 2018 will be its last year
"...Shane Brown, creator of HavenCon, announced yesterday afternoon that this year will be the..."

Jan. 24, 2018 Qmmunity Post by Beth Sullivan

HavenCon Creates Safe Spaces for Gaymers
LGBTQ gaming culture convention returns for its third year
"...which is how Shane Brown developed the idea for HavenCon, Texas’ first LGBTQ inclusive gaming convention, designed for gamers..."

April 26, 2017 Qmmunity Post by Courtney Naquin

HavenCon Is Nigh
Finally a good excuse to drag out the spandex
"...the Manga calendar on the wall. That’s right, geek, HavenCon launches this weekend...."

March 31, 2015 Qmmunity Post by Blake McCoy

HavenCon: the Happiest Fest in Texas
Cosplay madness, writing LGBT, and Janet Varney talks Korra
"...usual convention fare, except nobody’s shy here. This is HavenCon; no one’s going to be laughed at...."

April 5, 2015 Qmmunity Post by Nina Hernandez

Drag Queens of Cosplay
HavenCon unites queer and kinky gamers in Austin
"...those were just a few of the hits at HavenCon, Austin’s own LGBTQ, Kink, & friends comic con, which..."

April 25, 2016 Qmmunity Post by Faye Fearless

Gay Place
Some weeks are for the birds, others for the bears
"...out. Looking for something a bit more geeky? Maybe HavenCon (see Friday) is for you. Need to rock out..."

April 22, 2016 Column by Sarah Marloff

Shout OUT: Shane Brown
These are the people in our gayborhood: Gaymer geek
"...his 9-5 IT gig to start the first annual HavenCon, Austin’s (and, for that matter, Texas’) one and only..."

March 13, 2015 Qmmunity Post by Blake McCoy

Gay Place
Coping, carrying on, and saying farewell
"...move on. Next Thursday marks the (final) return of HavenCon. This year's theme is A Cosmic Journey and we're..."

March 23, 2018 Column by Sarah Marloff

Gay Place
Love Jones brings queer black romance to the stage
"...HavenCon Grand Illusionist Semifinals Catch 14 cosplay performers vying for..."

Feb. 2, 2018 Column by Sarah Marloff

Gay Place
Saying 'Eff You' to the new administration by raising money for women's organizations
"...HavenCon Grand Illusionist Semifinals Yer fave draggers are werking for..."

Jan. 20, 2017 Column by Sarah Marloff

Gay Place: All Thumbs
HavenCon launches this weekend
"...Not unlike SF's 2013 GaymerX convention, Texas' HavenCon aims to create a soft cushy nest of welcoming..."

April 3, 2015 Column by Kate X Messer

Gay Place
Louisa Spaventa's Night of Queer Performance fosters education, support, and celebration for the queer community
"...HavenCon 3 The third annual HavenCon – Texas' LGBTQxyz Geek..."

April 28, 2017 Column by Sarah Marloff

Gay Place
The last traces of SXSW have been packed up and swept away, but we're not calling it quits.
"...Comics 2 Dive into the geeky goodness that is HavenCon and Northwest Press hosting an epic "yard" sale of..."

March 25, 2016 Column by Sarah Marloff

Gay Place: ConfessBunny
Spring brings new queer cheer
"...HAVENCON Hey gaymer geeks, here's your safe haven. Come together..."

March 27, 2015 Column by Kate X Messer

Qmmunity: A Well-Deserved Celebration for Cheer Up Charlies
And so many hot events, we can't reco them all!
"...HavenCon 5 Austin's one and only queer geek and gaymer..."

April 19, 2019 Column by Sarah Marloff

Gay Place
LoveBalm: an event to soothe and celebrate Austin's queer community
"...HavenCon 4: A Cosmic Journey Texas' first and only queer,..."

March 30, 2018 Column by Sarah Marloff

Gay Place
SXSW keeps on trekking and we’re still here with your queer guide
"...HavenCon 4: A Cosmic Journey Texas' first and only queer,..."

March 16, 2018 Column by Sarah Marloff

Gay Place
Take a moment to enjoy Austin before SXSW barrels into town
"...HavenCon 4: A Cosmic Journey Texas' first and only queer,..."

March 2, 2018 Column by Sarah Marloff

Gay Place
One year later, Queer Dance Party Freakout returns to remove Sen. Cruz from office
"...The Final HavenCon Get out and get weird while you can! March..."

Feb. 23, 2018 Column by Sarah Marloff

Gay Place
OUTsider Fest, Andrea Gibson, and more heat up the week ahead
"...The Final HavenCon Get weird while you can! March 29-April 1. DoubleTree..."

Feb. 16, 2018 Column by Sarah Marloff

Gay Place
Out of Time: Austin's queer transmedia fest returns for year four
"...HavenCon 4 Texas' first and only queer, geek, and gaymer..."

Feb. 9, 2018 Column by Sarah Marloff

Gay Place
Dining Out for Life raises funds for HIV/AIDS related care
"...HavenCon 3 Texas' first LGBTQxyz Geek and Gaming Convention returns..."

April 21, 2017 Column by Sarah Marloff

Gay Place: In & Out
Get in or get out! You can't lose with these Gay Place events.
"...HavenCon Cosplay Ball Have a ball, all to benefit Texas..."

Sept. 18, 2015 Column by Kate X Messer

Shout OUT: Now with More Social Media
These are the people in our gayborhood: Get to know them!
"...Need the quick and dirty details on fast approaching HavenCon? Hit up Shane Brown for the ultimate geek-filled weekend...."

April 7, 2015 Qmmunity Post by Blake McCoy

Video Game News Bites
ATX's first LGBT gaming con, SXSW announces Gaming Awards hosts, & more
"...It's been a tough year for gamer inclusion. Hopefully..."

Dec. 11, 2014 Screens Post by James Renovitch

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