A History of Leap Conventions




A History of Quantum Leap Conventions

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Leap Con 1992
The first official Quantum Leap convention was produced by Creation Entertainment. Featuring Q&A sessions with Don Bellisario, Scott Bakula, and Dean Stockwell plus the ceremony for Dean Stockwell's star on the Hollywood Walk of Fame! This convention was held at the Universal Hilton Hotel in Universal City, CA. Dozens of guest stars were in attendance and a favorite of the weekend was the costume gallery (photos shown below).



Leap Con 1993
The second official Quantum Leap convention was also produced by Creation Entertainment over Valentine's Day weekend in February of 1993. Featuring Q&A sessions with Don, Dean, and Scott and many other guest stars. Notice the handlink exhibit in one of the photos below.



Leap Con 1994
Featuring a Q&A session with Scott, Dean, and Deborah Pratt.



Leap Con 1995
Held in Burbank, California between February 18th and 19th 1995, this convention brought stars Scott Bakula and Dean Stockwell together again! Also joining the cast were author Ashley McConnell as well as crew members Jon Koslowski, Rich Whiteside and many more! This convention was held at the Burbank Airport Hilton hotel.




Leap Con 1996
Held between February 17th and 18th 1995, this convention featured Scott, Deborah and many other guest stars including Kimberly Cullum, and John D'Aquino.

This convention was held at the Beverly Garland Holiday Inn at Universal Studios Hollywood. In 2009, we'll make The Leap Back to this venue!




Accelerate 1996
The third British Quantum Leap convention was held in London at the Radisson Edwardian Hotel from April 12th through 14th, 1996. John D'Aquino made an appearance.



Eastleap 1996
This convention was held at the Morristown Inn in Morristown, New Jersey from October 18th through the 20th, 1996. It featured Rich Whiteside and several of the QL novel authors.

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Indy Leap 1997
Held in Indiana from July 19th through 20th, 1997 featuring John D'Aquino and Daniel Roebuck. Carol Davis, author of the QL novels "Obsessions" and "Mirror's Edge" also appears in the photos below.


KC Leap 1998
Held in Kansas City, Kansas at the Kansas City Airport Hilton from July 17th through 19th, 1998 featuring guests John D'Aquino, Beverly Leech, and Natasha Pavlovich.



Spring Leap 1999
This British Quantum Leap convention was held in Buxton, Derbyshire at the Old Hall Hotel from May 28th through 30th, 1999. John D'Aquino returned to this convention along with Colin Baker of "Dr. Who."



Orlando Leap 2001
This convention was held in Orlando, Florida from June 22nd through 24th, 2001. It featured (pictured below, left to right) Rich Whiteside, Natasha Pavlovich, John D'Aquino,  Deborah Pratt, and Dan Roebuck.

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Leap 2003
This British Quantum Leap convention was cancelled while in production. There weren't enough attendees to make it viable.

Don't let this happen to The Leap Back 2009. Register early. Keep it alive!



ForFor more information, videos, and materials from the many Quantum Leap conventions in the past, please visit the Al's Place Quantum Conventions site!


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The Leap Back 2009, Inc. 2006-2009 has been closed as of December 31st, 2009. This website remains as an archive of the convention and as an informational venue maintained by Al's Place Quantum Leap Fansite.