Guest of Honor, author Mary Doria Russell presented with a birthday cake on her 50th birthday at ArmadilloCon 2000
Authors Vernor Vinge (Guest of Honor) and Elizabeth Moon at ArmadilloCon 2003
Rob Landley makes liquid nitrogen ice cream in the ConSuite at ArmadilloCon 2004
Artist R. Cat Conrad and his rendition of fantasy world at Interactive Fantasy World Building panel at ArmadilloCon 2004
Guest of honor Charles Stross (right) is talking with Wil McCarthy, scientist, science fiction author, and popularizer of programmable matter idea at ArmadilloCon 2005
Texas author Julia Mandala at ArmadilloCon 2005
Celtic band Brobdingnagian Bards and author Rie Sheridan at their performance at ArmadilloCon 2005
Chris Roberson, author GoH Charles Stross, and editor GoH Jim Minz at ArmadilloCon 2005
Texas authors Julia Mandala (left) and Linda Donahue at ArmadilloCon 2005
Texas authors Brad Denton (left) and Caroline Spector play in their band Two-Headed Baby at ArmadilloCon 2005
Inflatable spaceships and astronauts at a room party at ArmadilloCon 2005
GoH Charles Stross, Faye Ringel, and Damien Broderick at ArmadilloCon 2005
Fan Guest of Honor Grant Kruger at ArmadilloCon 2006
Authors Chris Roberson and Julie Kenner, teachers at the ArmadilloCon 2007 writers' workshop, are having too much fun
Editor GoH Sharyn November and author Louise Marley at ArmadilloCon 2007
Robot Group booth with a purple alien robot at ArmadilloCon 2007
Robot Group booth with a grey alien robot at ArmadilloCon 2007
Bill Crider (left) and author Joe Lansdale at ArmadilloCon 2007
ApolloCon organizers Shai Fenwick and Mark Hall at the traditional ApolloCon room party Houston fans always throw at ArmadilloCon
Left to right: authors Ellen Klages, Louise Marley, and Sharon Shinn at ArmadilloCon 2007
GoH John Scalzi at the writers' workshop, speaking to aspiring writers about the Power of Suck at ArmadilloCon 2008
Author special guest Joe Haldeman and his wife Gay, and editor GoH Sheila Williams at ArmadilloCon 2008
The artist Guest of Honor David Lee Anderson cuts the ArmadilloCon 30th anniversary cake at ArmadilloCon 2008; first row from the right: Kurt Baty, Rocky Kelley (with a camera), fan GoH Kelly Persons
Left to right: author GoH John Scalzi, Chris Roberson, Mark Finn and John Gibbons at ArmadilloCon 2008. John Scalzi established a No Lurkers rule. Whoever stopped by the circle of fans that surrounded him, had to join the circle and participate in conversation.
Left to right: author C. J. Mills, artist John Picacio, and author GoH John Scalzi on the Space Opera panel at ArmadilloCon 2008
Authors Steven Brust, GoH John Scalzi, and Martha Wells on Creating A Character panel at ArmadilloCon 2008
Austin author Patrice Sarath writes flash fiction at a party thrown by the Space Squid fanzine at ArmadilloCon 2008. The party involved a flash fiction contest.
Patty Wells, a fan Guest of Honor at ArmadilloCon 2008, is about to cut the cake at a Reno Worldcon bid party
Biomechanical action figures, created by Marvin Niebuhr from an Austin organization Robot Group, and exhibited in the ArmadilloCon 2008 dealer room
Texas author Martha Wells (center), surrounded by Troyce Wilson and Nancy Hightower at ArmadilloCon 2009
Audrey Lockwood, Marshall Maresca, and Nicole Duson -- students at ArmadilloCon 2009 writers workshop, years before Marshall and Nicole became teachers at the same workshop.
Michael and Linda Moorcock (right) present Howard Waldrop (left) with a Jack Trevor Story Memorial Prize at ArmadilloCon 2009
ArmadilloCon 2009 Guest of Honor, author Joan Vinge. In the background: local fan Kurt Baty and Australian author Jenny Blackford.