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AlmaCon 2015

AlmaCon 2015
February 6th-8th

Anime and gaming convention sums up AlmaCon. This con is organized by the Alma College Otaku and Gamers group. 2015 will mark the 5th year anniversary of this relatively new anime convention. The cost of admission: an expensive sum of $0 if you pre-register. Otherwise, it will be $5 at the door. Various screenings, events and panels to choose from. Mark it on your calendar.

Alma College
614 W. Superior St.
Alma, Michigan 48801

Support your local geek/nerd events.
For more info, check out:
http://almaconmi.com/
https://www.facebook.com/pages/AlmaCon/283377051694212

Youmacon 2014

Youmacon 2014
October 30th-November 2nd 2014

Detroit’s pioneering and only anime convention. It will run 24hrs straight for close to four days. It starts at 8pm on Thursday and ends on Sunday at 6pm. It will be held at the Cobo Center & the Renaissance Center in downtown Detroit.

Cobo Center
1 Washington Blvd
Detroit, MI 48226

Renaissance Center
100 Renaissance Center
Detroit, MI 48243

Support your local geek/nerd events.
For more info, check out:
http://www.youmacon.com/
https://www.facebook.com/youmacon

Great Lakes Comic Con 2014

Great Lakes Comic-Con 2014
October 17th 5pm to 9pm
October 18th 10am to 6pm

Warren Michigan’s own comic-con. Various guests to meet and greet. Costume contests for both kids and adults. Sci-Fi speed dating.

Macomb Community College, South Campus
Sports and Expo Center
14500 E 12 Mile Rd, Warren, MI 48088, USA

Support your local geek/nerd events.
For more info, check out:
http://greatlakescomiccon.org/
http://www.greatlakescomicexpo.com/
https://www.facebook.com/GreatLakesComicCon.org

GrandCon 2014

GrandCon 2014
September 19th-21st

If you like table top gaming and comic books, this is the convention for you. The 2nd annual event will be held in Grand Rapids. Numerous board games to choose from. Meet comic book artists and writers. Want to do cosplay? Go for it. Numerous and unique vendors of the world of gaming and comic books to choose from.

Crowne Plaza Hotel
Convention Center
5700 28th Street SE
Grand Rapids, MI 49546

Support your local geek/nerd events.
For more info, check out:
http://grand-con.com/
https://www.facebook.com/GrandConGCA

Grand Rapids Comic Con 2014

Grand Rapids Comic-Con 2014
November 21st – 23rd

Grand Rapids very own comic book convention. This is the second annual event in the history of the Grand Rapids Comic Con. Already bigger in venue and length, this year the 3 day event will be held at the DeltaPlex arena in Grand Rapids. Numerous guests from media and comics will be there.

DeltaPlex Arena
2500 Turner Ave NW
Grand Rapids, MI 49544

Support your local geek/nerd events.
For more info, check out:
http://www.grcomiccon.com/
https://www.facebook.com/GrandRapidsComicCon

JAFAX

JAFAX 20

JAFAX AKA Japanese Animation, Film, and Art eXpo.
JAFAX is a 2 day anime convention held every year at the Grand Valley State University campus in Allendale, Michigan. The best thing about this convention is the admission price. FREE. You read that right. It’s free.
Anime screenings, costume shows, vendors, video game room, table top gaming, panels, artist alley and guests are what to expect at this convention.

Support your local geek/nerd events.
For more info, check out:
www.jafax.org
https://www.facebook.com/JAFAX