CONTRAFLOW VII

Science Fiction & Fantasy Literary Convention with a New Orleans Flair


October 6th - October 8th

Kenner Louisiana - New Orleans Airport Hilton

CONtraflow is a fan convention held in the Greater New Orleans area. It focuses on science fiction, fantasy, comics, and related literary genres in any form, including but not limited to writing, visual arts, dramatic arts, and interactive fiction. Please stay tuned for more detailed info on panels and special events as we get closer to the big weekend!

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2017

Dat Dog

Dat Dog

Dat Dog is a place where amazing and affordable food, fun-loving staff, and bright colors provide you with a sanctuary of joy from the moment you cross its threshold. Combining the soul of Louisiana with the sophistication of Europe, Dat Dog’s artfully crafted cuisine of Hot Dogs, sausages (including vegetarian, vegan and fish), burgers and chicken (fried, grilled or tossed in buffalo sauce) are a thing of beauty. The over 30 toppings available at no extra charge allow you to create your very own “jazz improvisation in a bun”.

Odyssey House

Odyssey House

The mission of Odyssey House Louisiana is to provide holistic and client-centered services in a safe environment that address the full continuum of special care needs for the state of Louisiana. OHL’s encompassing system of care includes prevention, detox, treatment, behavioral and medical healthcare, life-skills, counseling, and case management. Through our services, OHL empowers individuals to become active participants in their treatment and recovery to reclaim functional, productive lives. OHL provides services to over 900 people each month. http://www.ohlinc.org/

Tipitina

Tipitina

Tipitina's began as a neighborhood juke joint, established in 1977, by a group of young music fans (The Fabulous Fo'teen) to provide a place for Professor Longhair to perform in his final years. The venue, named for one of Longhair's most enigmatic recordings "Tipitina," has survived in an ever-changing musical climate.A portion of the proceeds from the venue are donated to Tipitina's Foundation.  http://www.tipitinas.com/

Noble

Noble

New Orleans Bondage & Leather Enthusiasts (NOBLE) is a pansexual, BDSM, support, play, and social group for the Greater New Orleans area. We are a private, not-for-profit, adult social organization devoted to the practice of BDSM and dedicated to supporting this lifestyle through education and social activities.

Mattingly Motors

Mattingly Motors

It’s the best kept secret in town, Mattingly Motors. Open since 1983 and selling quality pre owned vehicles ever since. Mattingly Motors, a household name is located at 6900 Veterans blvd. in the heart of Metairie.  Mattingly Motors not only prides itself on providing customers with high quality used vehicles but also providing them with the best price. We understand what customers want in a used car and especially in a used car dealer. With over 100 vehicles in stock and the best lending in the business Mattingly Motors literally has something for everyone no matter your budget. Contact Kevin Lillis at 504-889-7933 or  www.mattinglymotors.com

Podesta

Podesta

In Mid-City, Podesta Wellness is a collaborative practice offering Psychiatry, Integrative and Holistic Medicine, Addiction Medicine, Counseling, Nutrition, and Massage Therapy. Podesta Wellness uses a carefully tailored approach with robust collaboration to help patients achieve wellness and stability.  To make an appointment for psychiatry, counseling, nutrition or massage therapy, visit www.PodestaWellness.com  or call 504-252-0026.

HAUNTED HISTORY TOURS

HAUNTED HISTORY TOURS

MAKE NO MISTAKE,  if it doesn't say HAUNTED HISTORY TOURS then IT ISN'T THE ORIGINAL Ghost Tours, Vampire Tours, Cemetery Tours, Scandal Tours, Garden District Tours, Voodoo Tours of New Orleans!   These are the New Orleans tours you've heard about  featured on A&E, History Channel, Discovery Channel, Sci Fi Channel, Fox Network, and recommended by The Travel Channel as  THE NUMBER 1 THING TO DO IN NEW ORLEANS.   http://www.hauntedhistorytours.com/

Jacques-Imo’s Café

Jacques-Imo’s Café

In 1996, Jacques and his wife Amelia purchased the building at 8324 Oak Street in the Riverbend/Carrollton area of Uptown New Orleans. With a little help from the legendary Chef Austin Leslie (formerly of Chez Helene), a little creativity with the food dishes, and a lot of hard work, they now operate one of New Orleans most popular restaurants. Locals and tourists wait up to two hours nightly for a table.  Jacques strolls around his domain talking animatedly to guests and sharing his generosity with both food and drink.  http://jacques-imos.com/

SciFiction.com

SciFiction.com

 A rich history as a Hugo and Nebula award-winning SciFi literary project formerly owned by the SyFy Channel, and is now set to become the premiere destination for all things SciFi and beyond! SciFiction.com showcases geek-chic news, reviews, interviews, events and articles, and publishes the works of relevant artists and authors. SciFiction.com has over 70 thousand subscribers and is presently negotiating contracts with numerous top Hollywood studios to showcase and promote film and television projects. http://scifiction.com/  

Carrollton Veterinary Hospital

Carrollton Veterinary Hospital

Carrollton Veterinary Hospital in New Orleans Louisiana was established in the fifties and has been an anchor in the Carrollton area ever since. Over the decades many entities in the city have come and gone, but the caring family philosophy of the Carrollton Veterinary Hospital has fostered it's continued success.  http://www.carrolltonveterinaryhospital.com/

 


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