2013 DogCon 2

DogCon 2 • Columbus, Ohio

August 2-4


Event Schedule – All free and open to the public

Friday, August 2nd, 7-9pm Kafe Kerouac hosts the Raw Dog Screaming Press Literary Circus Poetry and Short Fiction readings including a tribute to poet Stephen Wilson

8pm Whiskey Tasting


Saturday, August 3rd, 1-3pm RDSP 10 Year Anniversary Celebration at the Thurber Center

Help us celebrate 10 years in publishing and launch our Science Fiction imprint Dog Star Books

-FREE Creative Workshops (complete schedule coming soon)

-Kid’s Activities

-Tour the Thurber House

-Light refreshments will be served

4-5:30pm Reading at Bexley Library

Readers: Michael Arnzen, Matt Betts, John Edward Lawson, Donna Lynch, Heidi Ruby Miller, Jason Jack Miller, D. Harlan Wilson, K. Ceres Wright, Stephanie Wytovich

4-10pm Short North Arts District Gallery Hop

There’s no official RDSP involvement in the Gallery Hop but we figure it’s worth checking out.


Sunday, August 4th, 12-6

Writer’s Retreat at The Sanctuary for the Arts: Gather with fellow artists and explore or, wander off to contemplate or create on your own or do both. Stroll the garden path, walk the labyrinth, play in the creek, draw on the bridge. Bring a picnic if you like; lemonade and cookies will be available. Donations appreciated.

Reading by Matt Betts and open mic



Red Roof Inn Downtown

The hotel is near downtown and close to the Short North. It is just a few blocks away from the North Market.

Making Reservations:
Individuals may call the Red Roof Inn Columbus Downtown direct at (614) 224-6539

Amenities: Free Continental Breakfast, Free WiFi, a Free Airport Shuttle is available 8am to 6pm–please schedule 24 hours in advance

Parking is $10 per night.