Think of BurlyCon as burlesque’s summer camp! It’s a weekend off from show mode, so wear what makes you comfortable. We do offer the chance to dress up for our themed special events however even that is optional. Leave space in your suitcase for a few glamorous items, and be aware that your yoga pants […]

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So this is your first time to Seattle? First thing’s first. The rumors are true and it does rain here a lot! If you want to try and fit in like a Seattle-ite leave your umbrella at home and pack a jacket with a hood instead. But even if you don’t go the raincoat route, […]

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Classes. This is why we’re all here right? BurlyCon is the only convention dedicated to the education of burlesque and there are 4 days jammed pack with classes from a wide range of burlesque educators! Get the full schedule HERE so you can start on your game plan. And don'[t worry- each class is open to […]

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Welcome to BurlyCon! Your plane has landed, you’ve collected your luggage and have successfully checked- in at the hotel(which is just across the street from the airport, so convenient!). Now what? First you’ll want to get settled in your room. The Hotel Reigistration is in the main building. The hotel itself is split into three […]

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As we go into our 11th year of BurlyCon, we have an ambitious goal of achieving 111 members!There are a multitude of benefits in becoming a member of BurlyCon, and it isn’t just the good feelings. By being a member you are not only contributing to the the ongoing efforts of BurlyCon; some levels may […]

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Our 2nd Town Hall will be on August 23rd at 12pm PST/3pm EST.  Join the BurlyCon Saving’s Squirrel & the Membership team in the August Town Hall! Enjoy face to face time with BurlyCon leadership as they discuss the importance of membership and how you can get involved! To meet the team and learn more […]

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 BurlyCon is once again participating in the Seattle Pride Parade on June 24th! We’re so excited to welcome our fabulous Seattle friends and those coming in from all around the Pacific Northwest to celebrate!

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This year will be my fourth BurlyCon in a row and it is one of my favorite events of the year! I love the opportunity it offers to meet and learn from incredible performers from all over the globe and connect with new and old friends who remind me of the best aspects of the […]

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Announcing Our Guests of Honor for BurlyCon XI! Brandy Wilde, our Legend Guest of Honor, began her burlesque career in 1961 and worked the American circuit as a feature. In 1968 she headlined as the first burlesque act in Singaporean history. That year she became the first American headliner at the Crazy Horse Saloon in […]

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A BurlyPod Produced by BurlyCon Click Here to Buy tickets for Finishing School! For the eleventh blockbuster year, the Burlesque Hall of Fame Finishing School offers rare, hands-on workshops with “Living Legends” of the art of Burlesque. Each of these instructors has her or his own unique perspective on the art, and shares directly from […]

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