Alien Con to celebrate popular History show Ancient Aliens

This October in Santa Clara, California, fans of History’s Ancient Aliens will have the chance to attend Alien Con, the very first convention devoted to fans of the show, along with sci-fi buffs and pop culture enthusiasts. Cosmic-Con, the event division of Famous Monsters of Filmland Magazine, and History are teaming up to celebrate all things not of this world, both in science and in pop culture, for three days from October 28-30, 2016 — Halloween weekend.

will boldly go where no convention has gone before. The inaugural Alien Con will be held at the Santa Clara Convention Center and feature:

  • Celebrity sightings, including the creators and stars of ANCIENT ALIENS and your favorite Sci-Fi icons and stars.
  • Private parties where you can dine and gaze at the stars with the stars.
  • A costume party devoted to Famous Monsters’ fearless leader Forrest J Ackerman in celebration of his centennial birthday. Forry was the world’s first cosplayer, so bring your best costume in honor of him to win the ultimate prize!
  • The newest tech in videogames, as well as retro games to spark your nostalgia!
  • Panels discussing theories explored in Ancient Aliens and other mysteries with leading experts in the fields of science, history and archeology.
  • Artifacts, artists, autographs, and photo ops with top Sci-Fi celebrities.
  • Thought-provoking exhibits on alien exploration.

Visit to learn more and to purchase tickets for a single day or in a VIP package.