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Convention Tuesdays: FarleyCon, Mississippi Anime Festival, ClarksvilleCon, Tupelo Con 2020

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 7 — 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.

Learn more at: http://www.farleycon.com/

March 7 — Mississippi Anime Festival — Jackson, Mississippi

Mississippi Anime Festival is a one day event being held to celebrate anime and manga, as well as general pop culture and animation, while bringing together a diverse list of guests, vendors, artists, and fan groups, in an affordable, family friendly environment.

Learn more at: https://msanimefest.com/

March 7-8 — ClarksvilleCon — Clarksville, Tennessee

ClarksvilleCon is a collectors’ mecca convention located in the beautiful City of Clarksville, Tennessee. Striving to be Tennessee’s best and truest comic convention featuring fandoms of multiple genres. As a long-time collector of comics and pop culture items the promoter brings Tennessee an event that will satisfy any fandom!

Learn more at: https://www.clarksvillecon.com/ClarksvilleCon/Welcome.html

March 7-8 — Tupelo Con — Tupelo, Mississippi

Tupelo Con is a Multi-Genre event dedicated to bringing the people of geek culture together and giving them a memorable experience. We are focused on representing as many fandoms as possible, with comics, gaming, cosplay, sci-fi and more!

Learn more at: https://www.tupelocon.org/