Farpoint is an American science-fiction convention held since 1993 in Hunt
Valley, Maryland. The convention is fan-run, differentiating it from larger, profit-making ventures. Typical programming includes panel discussions, a competitive masquerade, fan videos, an art
show, filking and celebrity guest appearances. It is a successor convention to Clippercon (1984-1989) and OktoberTrek (1990-1992).
Farpoint '93 was held from Friday, xxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxx to Sunday, xxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxx in Hunt Valley, Maryland, USA. This is the very first Farpoint convention.