Convention Stuff

Convention Tuesdays: Huntsville Comic Con, BrickFair, Anime Blues Winter Remix, Hair Of The Dragon 8 2019

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.

January 18-19 — Huntsville Comic Con — Huntsville, Alabama

Join us at Lowe Mill A&E for the Southeast’s most unique geek convention. We have dozens of great guests, including film and tv actors, comic book artists, writers, and many more! We will have amazing events and a Cosplay Contest at the end of Saturday!

Everything will take place throughout the 171,000+ sq. ft. Lowe Mill A&E historic cotton mill facility. During our con you can find exciting new comics, gaming, and pop culture merchandise throughout the Mill. Plus you’ll get to visit the many working artists studios consisting of 200+ artists, makers, and unique eateries. You will need time to see everything, we strongly recommend attending both days.

It’s fun for the whole family… Even non-geeks love our show!  Major guests include Bob Carter, Georges Jeanty, June Brigman, and more.  Major events include a cosplay contest.  Learn more at: https://huntsvillecomiccon.com/

January 19-20 — BrickFair — Birmingham, Alabama

BrickFair offers endless inspiration, playing opportunities, camaraderie and chances to win LEGO! Explore the larger LEGO community, discover creative building techniques and take home great ideas.

Learn more at: https://www.brickfair.com/

January 19 — Anime Blues Winter Remix — Southaven, Mississippi

From the amazing team behind Anime Blues Con – ABC Winterfest Remix was born to fit in between the downtime of the previous Anime Blues Con, and a kickoff to the next year. Held (weather permitting) annually at the Landers Center in Southaven, MS.  Anime Blues Con prides itself on offering fan events for all-ages celebrating the Arts and Culture of Japanese Anime (animation), Manga (comics), and Cosplay (costume-play).

Major guests include Ian Sinclair and J Michael Tatum.  Major events include a Cosplay Contest, Vocaloid Concert and much more.  Learn more at:  http://winterfestremix.animeblues.com/

January 19 — Hair Of The Dragon 8 — Atlanta, Georgia

On Saturday night, January 19th, 2019 Markster Con Productions will be hosting the 8th annual edition of it’s highly successful HAIR OF THE DRAGON from 8pm-1am. Come work with some of the best photographers in the Atlanta cosplay community, as well as mingling, networking and partying it up with your fellow Con freaks.

You’ve spent hours…weeks…and maybe even months working on your costume(s) so come out to STUDIO SPACE ATLANTA and get photographed in them. Numerous, well-established professional photographers will be “Featured” and set-up around this large venue, and more “roaming” the event.

Learn more at: https://www.facebook.com/events/1986878358245399/