FanFiction: fiction written by a fan of, and featuring characters from, a particular tv series, movie, book, etc…

Do you like to write about your favorite characters getting into all sorts of hijinks? We want to read about it! Enter the FanFiction Contest!

First place prizes for two age catergories:

Teen (13-17) First Prize: A 3 month subscription to Once Upon a Book Club (Young Adult edition)

Adult (18 and up) First Prize: A 3 month subscription to Once Upon a Book Club (Adult edition)


  1. Have fun with the creative process!
  2. Stories should include these 3 elements: a library, a banana, Demi the Fandemicon Pony
  3. All stories should be family friendly.
  4. Stories must be no more than 2,000 words.
  5. Winner must live in Oneida, Herkimer, or Madison county to be able to pick up prize.

We will be accepting submissions starting Monday July 19, 2021. The last day to submit your story will be Sunday August 15, 2021.

To submit your story, send as an attachment in an e-mail to

In the subject line, write FanFiction Contest. Make sure to provide your name, age, and what fandom your characters are from in the e-mail.

Winners will be announced during virtual Fandemicon on Saturday August 21st. Winners will also be contacted by Monday August 23rd.