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Monroe Pop Fest 2020

The 2020 Monroe Pop Fest ( formerly the Monroe Comic-Con ) will take place Saturday, September 19th (10 a.m. to 6 p.m.) at the MB&T Expo Center.

The 8th Annual 1 day event will feature more than 70 creators, writers, illustrators and actors who will greet the fans, sign autographs, take pictures, and provide panels and Q & A discussions, while many super fans are dressed in their pop culture best. Additional costs may occur with some guests. A popular event is cosplay contest sponsored by Rob Miller Art where a mix of judges determine the best costume winners, presenting CASH prizes and gift packages.

Come see what we’re all about this September 19th at the 8th Annual Monroe Pop Fest !!

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Interviews
Andre Batts
Wholihan’s Wares
Victor Dandridge

GrandCon 2020

GrandCon features tabletop gaming in all its forms, including the creators behind them. We provide an atmosphere that will allow gamers to mingle and appreciate their shared interests.

Come to play or chat with fellow enthusiasts in a community that understands your passions.  Find adventure with favorite role-playing game.  Meet the creators behind your favorite mainstream and independent games.  Check out unpublished games, maybe design a game, and sneak a peek at great things to come.

 

Kalamazoo Circus Maximus Toy Show Fall 2019

The Circus Maximus Toy Show is held twice a year in the Spring and Fall at the Kalamazoo County Fairgrounds. Conveniently situated halfway between Detroit and Chicago, or Grand Rapids and South Bend, IN. Nearly 50,000 square feet of toys from over 200 vendors around the country will be here for you to explore. You will find your favorite childhood toys including but not limited to; Japanese pressed tin litho, cast iron banks, steel pedal cars, Smith Miller & Tonka trucks, old robots and science fiction items, battery operated toys, cap guns, western toys, and more. For the younger collectors, there is a lot to see from Disney, Star Trek, Star Wars, G I Joe, slot cars, movie, TV and sport memorabilia, and action figures of all kinds, You will also find antique pedal cars and tractors along with spare parts.

Early Buyers / Floor Rights:
$30.00 per person gets you
in the show Friday from 4 – 8 PM
and Saturday morning at 7 AM

Public Show Hours are:
Saturday, 9 AM to 2 PM

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U-Con 2019

The U-Con Gaming Convention is a gathering of gamers and companies from all over. You can meet new people and participate in many different events. We have events that are sure to pique the interest of the most avid gamer, as well as those new to the hobby. We offer a wide variety of role-playing events, as well as many board and war games. We also offer Live Action RPG’s and collectable card game tournaments and events. We are one of the largest gaming conventions in Michigan.

Aside from gaming, we have an exhibitors hall filled with a wide variety of exhibitors selling everything from swords to dice, shirts to games, and a number of other unique and interesting items. And what convention is complete without an auction? Of course we have one!

SALEM’S THOT – A Stephen King Variety Show

21+

This special edition of The Lounge Cat Collective is all about STEPHEN KING!
All acts will center around someone or something in the King universe!

The Lounge Cat Collective is comprised of a variety of performers. While mainly burlesque, the producers nurture an environment of inclusivity and love. Enjoy a plethora of entertainment while supporting local artists.
Showtime 9pm
Doors open at 8pm
Advance tickets $10 and $15
$20 at the door night of the show
21+ w/proper ID
Plenty of free parking & Outdoor Smoking Patio
No Re-Entry / No Backpacks / No Outside Beverages

Talent includes:
Dotty Dart
Delta Van Damn
Hermione Stranger
Seth Noir
Fearless Amaretto
Caffeyne Luv
Darryn Storm
Dish Delish
Tad Snug
Bebe Rose
Prince Marsalis
and more!

Hosted by the amazing Eartha Kitten!

The Music of Star Wars

The stage is set for the ninth and final episode of Star Wars to hit the big screen in December of 2019. Your Ann Arbor Symphony Orchestra relives the epic soundtrack crafted by just in time for this historic release. The unmistakable brass fanfare of the main theme rings out before the suns of Tatooine sink into the horizon to “The Force Theme.” Darth Vader’s dark and menacing theme music underscores the evil of the Dark Side as the Republic is lifted by Williams’s battle themes and The Force.