Schedule for Roswell Galacticon 2021

Friday, November 12

Vendor Set-up at Sally Port 2 pm to 7 PM

Ice Breaker – Karaoke at Peppers Restaurant 7pm

Saturday, November 13

Vendor Hall at Sally Port Open to the Public 10 am to 6 pm

Gaming Hall at Sally Port Open to the public 10 am to 6 pm

Roswell SciFi & Film Fest Winners Showcased

Area 52 Experience Field Trip 7:00pm to 10:00pm

Sunday, November 14

Vendor Hall at Sally Port Open to the Public 10 am to 4 pm

Gaming Hall at Sally Port Open to the public 10 am to 4 pm

Roswell SciFi & Film Fest Winners Showcased

Vendor Hall

Location: Clarion Inn & Suites Sally Port - Roswell
                 2000 N Main, Roswell NM 88201
Date & Time: Saturday, November 13, 2021 – 10:00 am to 6:00 pm
                 Sunday, November 14, 2021 – 10:00 am to 4:00 pm
Cost: Admission - Saturday & Sunday One-Day Admission each day
                Adults - $5.00 & Children under 11 free admission with 
accompanying adult
Description: The vendors will be set up in the Clarion Ballroom and include
     Fine Art, Art Prints, Posters and Jewelry
     Books - Comic books and vintage books
     Collectibles – SciFi, Movie, Steampunk and Disney
     Authors Tables - feature local renown authors of SciFi and other genres
of published works
     and much more.


There is an admission charge of $5 for adults with children 11 & under free
with an accompanying adult. This charge will cover the Area 52 and Film Fest
events on that same day.


The Gaming events will be held in the Vendor Hall and share the same hours. A
schedule of the games and start times will be posted on the website and in the
Vendor Hall.

Gaming Room Schedule

Dates:    November 13 & 14, 2021
Times:    Saturday 10:00 am – 6:00 pm
               Sunday 10:00 am – 4:00 pm
Location:    Clarion Inn & Suites Sally Port – Roswell NM

The 2021 Galacticon features Gaming along with the traditional Con features including vendors of art and collectibles, SciFi and Fantasy vendors and activities and the Roswell SciFi Film Fest.  Please join us for two full days of fun and games!
⦁    All open to the Public, featuring exciting Tabletop and Role Playing Games (listed as RPG below)
⦁    Requires Galacticon $5 Day Pass to participate 
⦁    Roswell Galacticon Gaming hosted by Wildbird Games.  See their FaceBook page more information about gaming in Roswell.
⦁    Open gaming in Vendor Hall during public hours
⦁    Due to unforeseen factors - subject to change


Saturday, November 13, 2021

10:00 am    Dungeons & Dragons 5e with Ken Bertin
           Marvel Legendary with Justin Foley
           Pathfinder RPG with Jason Nooner  
           Pathfinder Society with Rick Clements
11:00 am      Gloomhaven with Justin Foley
12:00 noon    Marvel Legendary with John Burke
   1:00 pm    Taco Party! With Matt Bromley
           Dice Throne with John Curtis
   2:00 pm    Dungeons & Dragons 5e RPG with Matt Kaiser
           7 Wonders with Charles Lathrop
           Starfinder Society Quest with Shawn Murphy
           Dominion with Justin Foley
           Pathfinder Society with Justin Foley
   3:00 pm     Terraforming Mars with Charles Lathrop
           Halloween RPG Special with Mary Alice Balderrama  
   4:00 pm    Marvel Legendary with Justin Foley
   7:30 pm    AT AREA 52 – Vampire Murder Mystery LARP with Mary Alice Balderrama    

Sunday, November 14, 2021

10:00 am    Starfinder Society Special with Shawn Murphy
           Marvel Legendary with John Burke
           Taco Party! With Matt Bromley 
           Terraforming Mars with Charles Lathrop
11:00 am      How to Play Dungeons & Dragons 5e with Ken Bertin
           Pathfinder RPG with Jason Nooner
           Dominion with Justin Foley
12:00 noon    Pirates of Fortune with Matt Bromley
           Dungeons & Dragons 5e RPG with Matt Kaiser        
  1:00 pm    Honor of the Samurai with Charles Lathrop
  2:00 pm     Gloomhaven with Justin Foley

2021 Roswell SciFi Film Fest

All open to the Public

Requires Galacticon $5 Day Pass

All Films shown at the Galaxy 8 Allen Theaters at The Roswell Mall - 4501 N. Main Street, Roswell NM

Phone 575-623-1212

Top 30 selected submissions shown over 2 days, Winners to be announced

Due to unforeseen factors – films and times are subject to change


The Roswell SciFi Film Fest accepts finished films in feature length (running time over 60 minutes) and short length (running time under 60 minutes) for entrance into its film competition. Films should be SciFi, fantasy, thriller, or supernatural in nature and narrative, documentary, or animation in genre.

Festival Information:  Entries were opened in the spring of 2021 through a renowned online Film Submission site as usual.  By the closing in September, a record 60 films from all over the United States and internationally were submitted for the competition.  In October, the judges selected 30 films for consideration for the awards of Best Film of Festival, Best Feature Film, Best Short Film, Best Animated Film, Best Director, Best Cinematography, Best Visual Effects, Best Costume Designs, and Best Make-up.  During the viewings you can vote for your favorite entry.

The top 30 films will be shown during the Galacticon and on the Roswell Galacticon Website during the following month.   The $5 daily admission for Saturday or Sunday of the Galacticon will cover admission to the film showings.

Saturday, November 13th

10:00 am (length: 15:01) Good Morning Stonus

10:17 am (length: 9:00) Solitary

10:30 am (length: 4:33) Routine

10:35 am (length: 6:42) Remember

10:45 am (length: 6:00) Protocol

11:00 am (length: 23:00) Space Shuttle Episode 1: “The Pilot”

11:25 am (length: 9:42) The Gazer

11:40 am (length: 4:43) Space Quest

11:50 am (length: 10:00) EP

Lunch Break – 12:00 to 12:30 pm

12:30 pm (length: 6:50) Alienated (Short Film)

12:40 pm (length: 11:20) Diviner 3000

12:55 pm (length: 12:19) Jim of Earth

1:15 pm (length: 16:36) Kairos Qualitative Time

1:40 pm (length: 19:58) The Aspirant

2:05 pm (length: 8:31) The Dark Odyssey

2:20 pm (length: 8:45) The Kevorkian Effect

2:35 pm (length: 15:20) Killing Time

3:00 pm (length: 1:08:54) Alienated (Feature Length Film)

4:15 pm (length: 3:43) Swiped

4:30 pm (length: 15:09) Last Light

4:50 pm (length: 5:47) ZAP!

5:00 pm (length: 15:00) Super Therapy

Sunday, November 14th

10:00 am (length: 1:42:00) Extraordinary: The Revelations

11:50 am (length: 1:20:35) Occupants

1:30 pm (length: 2:03:00) True Believer

3:35 pm (length: 14:55) Closing Time

4:00 pm (length: 15:38) Overgrown

4:20 pm (length: 10:47) My Human Experience Episode 1

4:35 pm (length: 15:20) Transmission

4:55 pm (length: 11:13) Jettison

The Area 52 Experience

LOCATION: Area 52 Tactical Laser Tag & VR

   1008 W. Tilden, Roswell, NM 88203

DATE & TIME: Saturday, November 13, 2021 - 7:00pm to 10:00pm

COST: Admission to the Area 52 Experience is free with Galacticon Saturday One-Day Admission.

   Adults - $5.00  Children 10 and under are free; or pay the same fee at the door.


DISCRIPTION: This is a family friendly evening after the Roswell Galacticon regular hours on Saturday at the new Roswell Laser Tag facility. Admission is free with the Saturday wristband from Galacticon. You can pay $5 at the door of Area 52 as well. This fun "field trip" has something for everyone and a chance to check out this new Roswell business. Some activities are free; some have minimal fees attached and you can stay 1 hour or all 3.



Laser Tag - $13 (that is a 20% discount!) – make reservations online or at the Area 52 Booth at Galacticon
           7:00 pm & 8:00 pm sessions are for Families
           9:00 pm & 10:00 pm Sessions are for 13 & Older only
           Virtual Reality - $7.50 per session – sign up for times online, at Galacticon or                     Area 52 during the event
           15 minute increments from 7:00 pm to 10:00 pm
           Games – Table-top & Role Playing games will be available for sign up – no fee
           Make & Take – under the direction of Artist Agnes Bonham of “De Colores”
           7:30 pm - Painting SciFi themed art; $10 all ages

           7:30 pm - Vampire Murder Mystery LARP
           9:00 pm – Tee Shirt design fun; $10 Child sizes & $15 Adult sizes
           Photo Ops – Bring your selfies stick and charge your phones as there are many                     murals and backdrops to take photos and record memories!
           Coin Operated Arcade Games and family lawn games such as corn-hole are                     available for you play all evening 
           Food Truck – “The Papa’s Kitchen” food truck will be parked in the facility featuring Chicago Style Hot Dogs and Italian Beef Sandwiches for sale.

For more information you may call Area 52 at 575-840-9491

Other Activities in the works!

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