Please note, times and details listed below are subject to change.

FRIDAY 10/26
4pm Registration and Reception
Collect your registration packets and join us for a welcoming cocktail reception!

6pm Benediction 
John Hodgman delivers his customary MaxFunCon benediction.

7pm Dinner

8:30pm  Stand Up Comedy Showcase
Join us for a truly unique stand up comedy showcase that features Hari Kondabolu, Tony Camin, Dwayne Kennedy, and Michael Ian Black. 

10:30pm  Pub Quiz
There's an autumn chill in the air, so curl up with a shandy and some randomly assigned teammates for a pub quiz!  Your grasp of trivial facts will be put to the test by Stuff You Should Know co-host Chuck Bryant and the collector of COMPLETE WORLD KNOWLEDGE John Hodgman. 

SATURDAY 10/27
8am Breakfast

9am Activity Session A
If you haven't signed up for your morning activity yet, do it now!

11am Jonathan Ames
Novelist, essayist and raconteur Jonathan Ames gets to know the MaxFunCon East audience. Ames is probably best known for creating HBO's Bored to Death and for his novel The Extra Man which was adapted into a film starring Kevin Kline.

12pm Lunch

1pm Dick Cavett
Former Tonight Show writer, host of The Dick Cavett Show, and true television legend Dick Cavett will sit down for a truly memorable conversation with the inimitable Dave Hill. 

2:30pm Activity Session B
If you haven't signed up for your afternoon activity yet, what are you waiting for?

5pm International Waters
International Waters is a pop culture comedy quiz show where land laws do not apply. Jesse Thorn will host this pop-culture clash between Canada and the United States. 

7pm Dinner

8:30pm Sketch Comedy Showcase: Ten West & Two Fun Men
Take in a spectacular show featuring two of the country's funniest ever sketch groups. Bring a comfy pair of laughing shoes.

10:30pm Masquerade Ball
Saturday really needs something special to cap off such massive day. Since it's the Halloween weekend, don your masks, break out your formal wear and join our a grand ole Masquerade Ball! Costumes are encouraged. Traditional white and black masks are provided. Choose your attire carefully, this event will be well-documented! Both a photographer and a photo booth will be in the building. 



SUNDAY 10/28

8am Breakfast

10am Stop Podcasting Yourself
Is SPY the best podcast in Vancouver? The best podcast in Canada? Or the best podcast in the WORLD? Whatever the case, hosts Graham Clark and Dave Shumka will provide everyone at MaxFunCon East with a bit of nothern exposure on Sunday morning. 


12pm Lunch and Goodbyes

Read more about the performers and presenters here.