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Convention Tuesdays: Anime Weekend Atlanta / HallowCon / Music City Multi Con 2022

Welcome to the Convention Tuesdays segment!  Each week here on Geek Alabama, Convention Tuesdays will feature and highlight conventions happening during the upcoming weekend in the State of Alabama, or within short driving distances from Alabama such as Atlanta, Nashville, Chattanooga, New Orleans, Jackson, Memphis, and other nearby cities close to Alabama.

Listings come from Southern Fandom Resource Guide


October 27-30 — Anime Weekend Atlanta — Atlanta, Georgia

AWA, or Anime Weekend Atlanta, is a 4 day celebration of celebration of Japanese culture, anime (animation) and manga (comics), with a dash of general pop-culture that takes place at the Cobb Galleria, the Renaissance Waverly Hotel in Atlanta, Georgia.

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October 28-30 — HallowCon — Dalton, Georgia

Welcome to HallowCon, a unique three-day celebration of fantasy, horror, and Halloween! Nestled in the mountains of North Georgia, this convention offers a weekend of food, fun, and friends. Join authors, cosplayers, gamers, and your friendly neighborhood geeks for panels, games, a little nerdy shopping, and nightly entertainment.

Do you love food? Of course you do! HallowCon puts on a great feed that would make even hobbits rub their tummies with glee. Starting with a great BBQ spread on Friday night and capping it off with a fancy feast on Saturday night, with plenty of snacks and lunch in between. Dress up, dress down, nosh away, and have fun at HallowCon!

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October 28-30 — Music City Multi Con — Nashville, Tennessee

Music City Multi Con is Nashville’s largest annual Gaming, Comic, Cosplay, and Pop Culture Convention. The three day event is taking place October 28-30, 2022 in the 79,000 sq ft Farm Bureau Expo Center in Lebanon, TN.

Music City Multi Con is the perfect event for the video game, comic, and pop culture fan. Featuring over 100 arcade and pinball machines, over 100 video game consoles, and the largest Pinball tournament in the state. We also have tabletop gaming, a cosplay competition with cash prizes, and a kids costume contest. Plus we have special guests running presentations and panels all three days. Don’t forget the large vendor room selling games, toys, and all the cool geek stuff you love. We have food vendors on site so you don’t have to miss out on any of the convention.

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