FUTURA brings together a host of science-fiction authors and publishers for a day loaded with panels, readings, signings, booksales and much more.
We will also be having an all day Real Ale bar and Lock Works Cafe/Bar and the courtyard area will be open for drinks until 12.30am.
Tickets are £25 or £100 for a group of 5. Available from our box office on 01902 716 055, or via wegottickets.com
FUTURA offers something for all SF fans, writers and readers.
GUESTS OF HONOUR include Ian R MacLeod, Ken MacLeod and Adam Roberts
Plus sessions with an impressive range of speakers:
Tony Ballantyne, Sarah Cawkwell, Mike Chinn, Theresa Derwin, Jay Eales, Janet Edwards, Andrew Hook, Kim Lakin-Smith, Selina Lock, Philip Palmer, Adele Wearing, Chris Teague and Rod Rees.
Visitors to FUTURA can come and watch a discounted tea-time screening of Star Trek Into Darkness at 5.40pm
For details on our Guests of Honour, click here.
This event has been organised for Light House by ALEX DAVIS, an independent event organiser and writing tutor based in Derby. He established the highly successful Alt.Fiction event in 2006, which he worked on for five years, before working with QUAD to establish the Edge-Lit event in 2012 and Futura in 2013. Over his years of work in genre literature, he has worked with leading names including Iain M Banks, Peter V Brett, Mike Carey, Harry Harrison, Brian Lumley, Michael Marshall Smith, Robert Rankin, Charles Stross and many more. For more information, visit his website.