Grab your sonic screwdriver, deerstalker hat, or lightsaber and head over to Granville’s first-ever popular culture convention, POP CON! Fandoms collide with fun activities, cosplay, displays, and engaging breakout sessions. Whether you love time travel, zombie apocalypses, or galaxies far far away, we have something in store for you!
Comic Shop Plus from Newark will be set-up on site with limited merchandise for sale. Be sure to visit our Star Wars Cantina for fandom button making, Star Wars origami, The Walking Dead kerplunk, HeroClix demos, Star Wars Jedi Master Cyan Mal-Te, miniature gaming displays, and more! Food concessions provided by Whit’s Frozen Custard and Elm’s Pizza.
Please click here to view our Pop Con video, made in collaboration with the Licking County Library.
All ages are welcome, but age restrictions apply to breakout sessions due to mature content. No entry after 8 PM . Cosplay is not required but encouraged!
SCHEDULE OF EVENTS
Schedule of events
Top floor: Whit's and Elm's concessions
Star Wars origami craft
Make your own mini-comic
Make your own fandom buttons
The Walking Dead Kerplunk
Jedi Master Cyan Mal-Te
Ben Barkett, and Jack Bradley
Meeting Room A- Game of Thrones: Power and Politics led by
William Stark, Fire & Ice Convention (ages 15+)
Meeting Room A- Superheroes with Comic Shop Plus led by Jeremy
Thompson of the Comic Shop Plus in Newark
led by Emily Shellhouse and Sean Fennell of
Licking County Library (ages 11+)
Meeting Room A- Sherlock: Theories of the fall led by Julia Walden
1st floor- Raffle prizes