Escapade 25 is past; Escapade 26 is future!

Escapade 2015, the 25th anniversary of the convention, was an extraordinary success of community. We had a lot of fun, and we hear attendees did, as well. Thank you for attending, for bringing the intelligence, enthusiasm, and passion that make the convention worth hosting each year.

Be sure to download an e-copy of the Escapade fanzine, available as a pdf, mobi, or e-pub file (or order a perfect-bound hardcopy through

If you haven’t written a con report or shared about the con, please do so–and let us know where you did, so we can see what you said and either enjoy the information, or make improvements based on your feedback.

ESCAPADE 26 is a light on the distant horizon
Over the next few weeks, we will make announcements regarding the convention date and venue, and provide information you can distribute or share at other conventions, parties, or anywhere you think is a good idea.

  • Our Twitter tag: #Escapadecon. Tweet when you register. Tweet when you invite a friend. Use Twitter to share panel ideas until the official panel schedule opens. 
  • Our facebook page:
  • We also have two yahoogroups that receive news updates.

Escapade Anniversary Fanzine

The Escapade Anniversary Fanzine is available now!

Important Dates

Date Description
6/30/2015 Web Site re-opens with news and convention countdown
11/1 Early registration fee ends ($115 through 11/1)
11/2 Registration fee resets to $130 through opening day
2016 all kinds of submission deadlines for panel topics, hotel room reservations, songvids, and other Fun Stuff.
TBD 2016 Arrive at the hotel

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What is Escapade?

Escapade IS a weekend-long con attended mostly but not exclusively by women, all of whom are slash fans of all fandoms and flavors. We have 3 panel tracks: fandom-specific, meta discussion, and tech. Escapade panels are highly interactive discussions; we favor purposely controversial...Read More

Fanlore & Escapade

Fanlore is a collaborative site by, for, and about fans and fan communities that create and consume fanworks. We think Fanlore rocks! Escapade has its own page at fanlore, and there are even sub-pages for each convention year. Go now and enter your own memories of Escapades past.

Our Charity

Escapade has always raised money for charity through the convention raffle, the slash swap meet, the generosity of fans who donate items to be auctioned for charity, and the fans who bid on them. Once again, we’ll be forwarding our contributions to Food Share, Ventura County Food Bank.