The 2019 Monroe Pop Fest ( formerly the Monroe Comic-Con ) will take place Saturday, September 14 (9:30 a.m. to 6 p.m.) at the MB&T Expo Center.
The 7th 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 14th at the 7th Annual Monroe Pop Fest !!
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An action packed celebration of a galaxy far, far away. Costumes encouraged. Plenty of Star Wars themed activities
Self guided monthly event in Downtown Monroe. Check in at the Monroe County Museum from 6 pm to 9 pm for a printed event guide listing the evening’s events.
The Wizards & Wands is a fan-created non-profit event to celebrate the spirit and theme of Harry Potter and promote our local community and its arts. Warner Bros. Entertainment and JK Rowling are not associated with or responsible for the event in any way.
Join First Friday for a Steampunk Valentine adventure in Historic Downtown Monroe on First Friday, February 1st begining at 6pm.
Dress to impress and indulge your inner Steampunk by stepping out in your fantastical attire.
Check in at the Monroe County Museum at 120 S. Monroe St. for a printed event guide and plenty of family friendly activities.
Events to include: Live music, art, shopping and bar & restaurant deals.
AFTERGLOW for the 21+ crowd begins at 9 pm.
Sure, there were pirates in the Caribbean, but the Great Lakes had them too! The pirates of the Great Lakes may not have had parrots on their shoulders & peg legs…but this event is all about fun & fantasy. So, dress up as your favorite character (pirate, mermaid, lighthouse, shark, etc.) and head downtown for some great maritime themed activities.
Check in at the Monroe County Museum for a printed event guide for this self guided adventure around Downtown Monroe.
The 1st annual Charity Pop & Jock Collectibles Show ( sponsored by the Monroe Comic-Con ) will offer over 40 tables of sports cards and memoribilia, non sports cards, comic books, toys, art and any thing else sports or pop culture related! 9AM early bird admission available for a $3 donation and starting at 10AM admission will be FREE, we will have an optional donation jar at the front booth available to raise money for the Wounded Warrior Project! We will be working on some raffles and more as well!
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Toys, Comics, Harry Potter, Concerts, and more are in store for you.
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