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Gears, Beards, & Beers 3

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The third installment of Jackson’s premier Steampunk & Facial Hair fusion is coming on May 21st, 2016! This years event will be bigger and hairier than ever! Steampunk, facial hair, tobacco, brewing, and various other vendors will be under the farmers market canopy outside of the Grand River Brewery and inside the special events room of the Brewery itself from 11am – 6pm! The Grand River Brewery patio will be open and serving all of their great beer, wine, and spirits. Live music from local artists will be featured on the patio throughout the day. Come on out and enjoy a fantastic day of great food, fantastic beer & local entertainment as you browse an eclectic selection of vendors selling all sorts of unique items.

After 6pm, the event moves a half a block down the street to the Michigan Theater of Jackson! Inside the theater you’ll be able to sample brews from various local breweries and vote for your favorite. Live music will be on the Michigan Theater stage mixed in among the finals of the Steampunk Costume contest and the various Facial Hair categories! All proceeds from this event will support the Theater Restoration Fund.

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Motor City Comic Con 2016 (Part 2 of 2)

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Motor City Comic Con 2016 (Part 1 of 2)

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Buccaneer Bash 2016

The Buccaneer Bash returns to The Olde World Village. There will once again be fantastic live entertainment, amazing vendors for your shopping needs, and some of the best food you may ever eat. We look forward to making The Buccaneer Bash an event you will always remember. Admission is only $10, and ages 12 and under are Free! Can’t wait to see you all there!

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RuffleButt Cosplay at Midwest Media Expo 2016

Rare interview from cosplayer supreme Jessie Pridemore aka RuffleButt Cosplay. We talk about how she got her name, her philosophy on cosplay, Berserk, Battle Angel Alita, anime and manga in this very casual and super fun interview.