Opening Ceremonies

On Thursday, October 12th at 7:30 p.m. we will be hosting the Opening Ceremonies of Bouchercon 2017 in the Grand East and Centre Ballroom.

This is a free event for all Bouchercon attendees. You will be expected to show your Badge to gain entry.

Reconnect with old friends, make new ones, and mingle with the Guests of Honour for a festive evening.  

Opening Ceremonies includes a reception with cash bar, introduction of our Passport to Murder anthology celebrities, and the presentations to the Winners of the Barry Awards, Derringer Awards,  and Macavity Awards.  

You may even meet a ghost or two.  Stick around after for more fun provided by our sponsor, HarperCollins Canada/ Harlequin.