It’s time again for the Mid-Atlantic Nostalgia Convention!
The Mid-Atlantic Nostalgia Convention is a three-day festival held inside the Hunt Valley Marriott. Here, you can watch dozens of screenings of vintage movies, world premiere documentaries, Hollywood celebrities posing for photos and signing autographs for fans, slide show seminars from authors and historians, over 200 vendor tables with retro merchandise, antiques and collectibles and… well, it is a lot of fun.
This year’s special guests include:
- Erik Estrada and Larry Wilcox, co-stars of the TV show CHIPs.
- Shirley Jones, star of the TV sitcom The Partridge Family and the films Oklahoma! and The Music Man; Academy Award winner for Elmer Gantry.
- Cindy Williams, star of Laverne and Shirley and American Graffiti.
- Patrick Duffy, star of Man from Atlantis and Dallas.
- Aileen Quinn, title star of the 1982 musical Annie.
- Maud Adams, Two time “Bond Girl” in Octopussy and The Man with the Golden Gun.
- Paul Peterson, “Jeff Stone” on The Donna Reed Show and child actor advocate.
- Gary Conway, star of Land of the Giants.
- Dawn Wells, “Mary Ann” on Gilligan’s Island.
- Belinda Montgomery, “Katherine Howser” on Doogie Howser M.D., “Dr. Merrill” on Man from Atlantis, “Caroline Crockett” on Miami Vice and co-star of the 2010 film TRON: Legacy
- Larry Storch, voice actor and “Corporal Agarn” on F Troop.
- Lee Aaker, “Rusty” on The Adventures of Rin Tin Tin.
- My pal Geri Reischl, “Jan Brady,” in The Brady Bunch Variety Show
The show runs from September 14 – 16. I’ll be there and I hope to see you!
HERE’S my account of the 2011 show
HERE’S my account of the 2012 show.
HERE’S my account of the 2016 show.