Sunday, August 28, 2016

LEFT COAST CRIME NEWS: August 2016

Registration Now Open for 
Left Coast Crime 2018: Crime in the Comstock

We are thrilled to announce that registration is now open for LCC 2018 — March 22–25, 2018 — in Reno, Nevada at the Nugget Casino Resort. Located in Reno/Sparks, Nevada, the legendary Nugget Casino Resort is consistently ranked at the top of Reno resorts and Sparks hotels. The Nugget features a complimentary airport shuttle, eight award-winning restaurants, an indoor atrium pool, a gym, and a legendary Casino and Bingo Hall.

Guests of Honor: Naomi Hirahara & William Kent Krueger
Toastmaster: Todd Borg
Ghost of Honor: Mark Twain (McAvoy Layne)

Early Bird Registration for LCC 2018 is $175 until March 19, 2017 (close of LCC 2017)
Register Online Now!


Our convention rate is about $82 for the convention nights in the newly remodeled West Tower, plus three nights before and after the convention (subject to availability) so you can extend your stay in Nevada. Our convention room rate is fixed at $69 plus a mandatory daily resort fee (currently $12.50), which includes wireless Internet in guest rooms, round-trip shuttle transportation from the Reno-Tahoe International Airport, Atrium Pool and Fitness Center access, and valet and self-parking in the Nugget’s secure covered parking structure. Registrants will receive the hotel reservation code in late March 2017 when the hotel will begin accepting reservations for our group.

Visit the LCC 2018 website for more information about Crime in the Comstock.

Left Coast Crime 2017: Honolulu Havoc
We hope to see you all in Hawaii this spring!
March 16–19, 2017 in Honolulu at the Hilton Hawaiian Village Waikiki Beach Resort. Our hotel is located on Waikiki Beach on 22 beautiful waterfront acres, the legendary Hilton Hawaiian Village Beach Resort features five pools, 20 restaurants and bars, and daily activities ranging from morning exercise classes to Hula lessons.
 • Lifetime Achievement: Faye Kellerman & Jonathan Kellerman
 • Guests of Honor: Dana Stabenow & Colin Cotterill
 • Toastmaster: Laurie R. King
 • Ghost of Honor: Earl Derr Biggers, creator of Charlie Chan
 
More information about LCC 2017 and online registration

Left Coast Crime 2019: Whale of a Crime
Left Coast Crime 2019 will be held in Vancouver, British Columbia, at the Hyatt Regency Vancouver, March 28–31, 2019.
Co-chairs Colleen Glynn and Linda McNab are hard at work planning for the convention. More information will be available later this year.

If you are interested in learning more about hosting or helping with a future Left Coast Crime Convention, please let us know! The LCC Standing Committee would love to help you with your bid and answer all your questions. You will receive all the support you need!

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