Who's Wee Dug wrote:Yes I have known them go up for sale especially if you have it at a cheaper price or even not
Sometimes there is even a convention-run clearing house for resales of memberships. Some people buy memberships just to vote for the Hugo awards, others to be able to vote for the next site selection. Then they sell the actual "attending" part of the membership, which still gets you in for everything. Aside from banquets and clearly labeled special items like local tours, nothing costs extra. Five days, well-nigh 24 hour activity.
Who's Wee Dug wrote:I've not known of one selling out as they're held in convention sites attached to the hotels which can hold thousands, I reckon between 5 or 6 thousand at least attending.
Correct. There's no limit on memberships. Lately, it's more likely to be closer to 3 thousand people actually on site. It's still advisable to make your reservations early and reconfirm them shortly before the con.