Tickets now on sale!

Tickets for Doxacon Seattle 2021 are now on sale through Brown Paper Tickets!

Get a full day of talks, games, and community for just $10! Be the among the first to see the full convention schedule, and to register for breakout sessions and games!

After you have purchased your ticket, we’ll keep you posted on further registration details via email.

Meet our Lay Keynote for 2021: Bev Cooke!

Bev Cooke’s name is a byword for failure in prognostication. Those who bet against her predictions usually wind up better off than they’d been before. When not scrying the future, she splits her time between writing novels, Akathists, and devotions; walking; worshipping with her husband at All Saints of Alaska OCA Parish; and being a slave to her cat, Sam—partially fulfilling the prophecy of a priestess of Bast: “Dogs have masters. Cats have slaves.” Her latest literary contributions are in an anthology from Park End BooksDarkness is as Light, available at bookstores and on line.

We are excited to have her join us as our Lay Keynote for Doxacon 2021!

Call for Presentations!

Do you have an exciting idea you’d like to share at Doxacon Seattle 2021? Check out our submission guidelines to find out how you can submit a presentation proposal.

Step 1: Make sure you have January 30, 2021 free!
Step 2: Summarize your idea in a couple of paragraphs. Check our submission guidelines for details
Step 3: Send your submission to by December 1, 2020 at Midnight

Would you like to volunteer for Doxacon Seattle?

We’ll be hosting our convention on Zoom, but we’ll still need volunteers to keep things running smoothly. If you’re interested in helping out, drop us a line at and we’ll fill you in on the details! Thank you!

Artwork reveal and Call for Submissions!

We can’t let a pandemic hold us back! We’re hosting Doxacon Seattle 2021: Prophecy and Prediction online through Zoom this year. Tickets will be at a reduced price (because tech is cheaper than a room and food), and we’ll send you details soon. And we’re looking for presenters. See below for our Call for Submissions!

Stay tuned for registration information!

This Year’s Artwork!

Voila! Introducing our new artwork for Doxacon Seattle 2021, by the wonderful Reece Friesen! Reece has provided us with original artwork for the past several years, and is the author and artist for Pax Avalon, a Christian-ethics-themed graphic novel series. Check out his work at

A crystal ball illuminates a mage, a hunter, and a soldier with a vision of an empty tomb.
Prophesy and Prediction, by Reece Friesen

Call for Presentations!

We want to hear from you!

Are you interested in presenting at Doxacon Seattle 2021? Do you have an exciting idea you’d like to share? Check out our submission guidelines to find out how you can submit a presentation proposal to be a speaker at Doxacon Seattle 2021.

Step 1: Make sure you have January 30, 2021 free!
Step 2: Summarize your idea in a couple of paragraphs. Check our submission guidelines for details
Step 3: Send your submission to by December 1, 2020 at Midnight

Check out Doxacon Prime!

Our sister convention Doxacon Prime, which was the inspiration for Doxacon Seattle, is coming up on November 6–7! Check them out!

Theme and Keynotes for Doxacon Seattle 2021!

Not sure what the future has in store? Us too. But we do know one thing:

Doxacon 2021 is still on!

And because our theme this year is “Prophesy and Predictions”, we know it’s going to be amazing!

Sadly, we cannot predict whether our convention will be in person or online. But we’re working on both options, and we hope to let you know in about a month.

Meanwhile, we have some great keynote speakers lined up: a clerical tag team keynote of Fr. Augustine Hilander, OP and Fr. Marcin Szymanski, OP; and lay keynote Bev Cooke!

We’re also getting ready to call for presenters. So if you have something to say about “Prophesy and Predictions”, or just about the intersection of faith and fantasy, you can check out our submission guidelines!

Mark your calendars for January 30, 2021! And consult the oracles regularly at or right here!

Save the date for Doxacon Seattle 2021!

Doxacon Seattle 2021 is scheduled for January 30, 2021. Due to the current public health crisis, we will determine by late September whether the event will happen in-person at the Brightwater Center in Woodinville or will be a virtual event online. More information will be coming soon!

Hope to see you there!

Doxacon 2020 Schedule

Come out early to the Brightwater Center in Woodinville (22505 State Route 9 SE) and join in singing Glory to God for All Things! Bring hiking shoes if you’d like to explore the nature trails and stretch a bit during breaks.

7:30am Akathist of Thanksgiving
8:05am Continental breakfast
8:30am Clergy keynote – Dcn. James Hargrave
9:45am Breakout sessions:
* Andy PropescuNo One Is Ever Truly Gone
* Pres. Elizabeth TurvoThe Plain Princess
10:55am General session: Tim BrownThe Blood Is the Life
12:00pm Lunch
1:30pm Breakout sessions:
* Roy FriendThe Fathers of Christian Fiction
* Open DiscussionBloodlines: Family, Community, and Belonging
2:40pm Lay keynote – Erica Rae Heins
3:50pm Breakout sessions:
* RM DooleyScared and Sacred
* Doxacon Writers GroupReadings and Discussion
4:50pm Closing remarks
6:00pm No-host gathering at Zulu’s Board Game Cafe in Bothell

Keynote Speakers at Doxacon 2020

Deacon James Hargrave

Clergy Keynote by Deacon James Hargrave
As a child of two worlds, Deacon James Hargrave’s life has been defined by cross-cultural encounter, translation, and the power of the Gospel to honor indigenous culture while bringing disparate peoples into eternal Communion. He was born in the US, grew up in Kenya, and served as a long-term OCMC missionary in Tanzania. A graduate of Holy Cross Greek Orthodox School of Theology, Deacon James teaches Swahili, studies Arabic, writes about Orthodox history in East Africa, reads Russian Silver Age poetry, and watches Star Trek.
Deacon James lives in the Fraser Valley with his wife Daphne and their son. He serves St Joseph Damascene Antiochian Orthodox Church in Delta, British Columbia.

Erika Heins

Lay Keynote by Erika Heins
Erika Heins taught middle and high school literature at art at North Whidbey Christian High School for ten years before transitioning
to full-time work as a professional artist. She specializes in fantasy and literary art and has a particular fondness for the works of JRR Tolkien. She has been selling her art at Doxacon for a number of years now and is delighted to be involved further this year.

Almost there…

“Stay on target!”

Addams Family
All kinds of families are welcome! (Photo credit: Michel Curi)

Doxacon Seattle is barely a month away! February 15, 2020! We’re thrilled about the theme of Bloodlines: Community, Family, and Belonging. Now, we’re putting the finishing touches on a fantastic slate of speakers, and prepping some exciting family-friendly activities. You can prepare, too, by catching up on your favorite fandoms, getting your tickets for the con, and inviting your friends to join the fun!

Can’t wait to welcome you to the Doxacon family, a community where you know you’ll belong!

Tickets are available for purchase on the Brown Paper Tickets site!

Doxacon Seattle 2020 Tickets!

Tickets are available for purchase on the Brown Paper Tickets site!

Doxacon Seattle 2020: Call for Vendors

Doxacon Seattle is now accepting Vendor Submissions. If you would like to sell your wares at the Pacific Northwest’s only Christian-based sci-fi/fantasy conference, please send an email to and put “Vendor Submission” in the subject line.
Please let us know your name and what you would be bringing to sell. If you work in a visual medium, please show us a sample of your work. The cost of vendor tables is $35, which includes a continental breakfast and lunch.