Welcome to Convention Tuesdays! Every Tuesday, I will feature and highlight conventions happening during the upcoming weekend in Alabama, or within short driving distances from Alabama.
March 17-18 — River Region Comic Con — Montgomery, Alabama
River Region Comic Con is a 1st year multi-genre convention in Montgomery, AL. We focus on comics, gaming, e-sports, technology, and film for the area. River Region Comic Con is a one day event full of panels, gaming and special guests which is nestled in the heart of Montgomery, AL which we love! Major guests include Karan Ashley, Christopher Cody Robinson, John “Beau” Billingslea, and more.
Major events include the River Region Rumble, live music, gaming tournaments, and more. Learn more at: http://riverregioncomiccon.com/
March 16-18 — CoastCon 41 — Biloxi, Ms
CoastCon is the longest running multi-genre convention on the Mississippi Gulf Coast! Our annual weekend convention, held at the Mississippi Coast Coliseum and Convention Center, allows fans of all ages to visit with their favorite actors, writers and artists, and attend events such as panels, workshops, dances, contests, and readings. Come enjoy a great convention in a city famous for its beautiful beaches, delicious seafood, and southern hospitality!
Major guests include Bryce Papenbrook, Sherrilyn Kenyon, Kathy Beauford, and more. Major events include a cosplay contest, art show, singing, gaming tournaments, and more. Learn more at: http://www.coastcon.org/
March 17 — FarleyCon — East Ridge, Tennessee
FarleyCon is dedicated to the memory of Jared Allen. Jared passed away suddenly from a short illness on February 10, 2016 and is survived by his wife, Teresa; three sons, Bishop, Deacon, Jaxon. Jared Allen was a staple on the comic and toy convention scene across the south-east. He had a dream about doing a toy/wrestling show and to honor Jared’s dream and keep his memory alive, FarleyCon is an annual Toy/Comic and Wrestling show dedicated to Jared Allen.
Major guests include Michael Copon, Scott Lane, Keith Brooks, and more. Learn more at: http://www.farleycon.com/
March 18 — Atlanta Comic Convention — Atlanta, Georgia
Best One Day Show in the South! Over ONE MILLION Comic Books ( Gold, Silver, Bronze, Modern, Variants, CGC ) from 1.00 to 10,000.00 , Toys – Vintage & Modern ( Marvel Legends, DC Direct, Funko Pops, More) , Star Wars, Star Trek, Dr. Who, Pokémon, Fanzines, Movie Posters, MORE!!! Brought to you by the BEST Dealers in the Region! For Sale or Trade at Every Show…Guests from the World of Comics, Guests from the Walking Dead, and more.
Learn more at: http://www.atlantacomicconvention.com
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