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Marine City Com Con 2022

The Marine City Comic Con is an annual event in which fans of all ages gather to meet creators, experts, and each other with focuses on comic books and comic book culture, cartoons, superheroes, science fiction, fantasy, horror, movies, TV shows, anime, manga, steampunk, video games, and fantasy role playing games! The Marine City Con LLC. gathers creators, writers and artists from all over the country and is an event that is truly something for all fans of comics and pop culture!

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A Festival of Oddities 2022

Voted the “Top Local Event/Festival” in 2021’s Top of The Town competition, Mid-Michigan’s original oddities festival is presented by Scream Queen Productions and The Courthouse Square Association.
Admission to the grounds is free for all ages. On the lawn, you’ll find our Macabre Marketplace featuring over 100 of the state’s most talented artists and makers. Visit Food Truck Row for a wide variety of delicious cuisine from all over The Mitten. Stop by the Kitten Tent hosted by Saved by Zade and adopt a new furry family member. Play vintage carnival games to raise money for the Epilepsy Foundation of Michigan. Visit Erica Jo Photography’s photo booth and take home a one-of-a-kind souvenir. Swing by the axe wall to blow off some steam. Peruse the Living Library, featuring the best paranormal, true crime, and horror authors in the state. Buy autographed copies of their books and chat with them one-on-one.
Admission to the historic Courthouse Square Museum is $5/person. Explore oddities from around the globe, including The Sturgill Collection presented by Stimson Hospital. Each stately room is brimming with historical artifacts, some stranger than others. Ever heard of an electro-thermo bath? Yeah, they’ve got one of those. They’ve also got restless spirits wandering the halls, if you’re into that sort of thing. Attend presentations in the grand courtroom hosted by experts in the fields of true crime, the paranormal, and the macabre. Meet the Paranormal Collective, a group of experienced investigators from around the state. Hear their first-hand accounts of hauntings in Michigan, and get an up-close and personal look at how their gear works. Search the Snake Pit hosted by Saving Scales Reptile Rescue for the perfect cold-blooded addition to your household. Bid on thousands of dollars worth of unique wares donated by our vendors to raise money for charity.
The mission of A Festival of Oddities is to provide support to local small businesses, artists, and charitable organizations, all while offering the community a fun, affordable, unique experience. Come be a part of the festival with heart. We are the weirdos, mister! And now it’s time to show the world.

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Wicked Bizarre Mi 2022

Wicked Bizarre is one of the largest Halloween/oddities shows in Michigan. Admission is free to everyone and there is something spooky around every corner. We have over 100 vendors in a wide variety of Fall. Halloween and Oddity themed arts, crafts, props, costumes and more.we will have several food trucks for some delicious treats. Enter our charity raffle to win some fabulous prizes as well as supporting our 2 local charities, the Humane Society of Monroe County & Feeding Detroit and Downriver. There is truly something for everyone at this terrifically spooky event.

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Motor City Nightmares Horror Expo & Film Festival 2022

Motor City Nightmares presents Michigan’s premiere Horror Convention based out of Novi, Michigan! Fans will be able to meet some of the biggest icons in horror history, while shopping around for some of the newest or rarest classic horror toys, t-shirts, posters, displays, dvds, masks and other assorted goodies. Film Festival Movie premieres and screenings will be included with every show, as well as special celebrity panels, and so much more.

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Bruce Fest 2022

BruceFest returns this June to Bruce’s hometown of Detroit! Bruce Campbell invites you to the ultimate Homecoming weekend experience in grueling horror at the Masonic Temple on Friday, June 17, Saturday, June 18, and Sunday, June 19, 2022. Come get some with the Homecoming King himself! Enjoy Watch With… live commentary movie screenings, Q&A Panels, and Evil Dead Gaming Lounge presented by Saber Interactive, Prop exhibits, Photo and Signing Ops, Scavenger Hunts, Immersive Mystery Dinner, Homecoming Dance, Surprise Special Guests and so, so much more! Start the party early with a special Evil Dead in Concert experience on Thursday, June 16th, with a reimagined score played live, featuring Joe LoDuca, the one and only composer of the Evil Dead film scores, with an exclusive Q&A after the concert. Hail to the King, baby!!

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Wild Wild Waste 2022

The Wild Wild Waste is a Airsoft game based in a post apocalyptic American wild west…with a twist.
mixing wild west, steampunk, post apoc, Sci-Fi and horror for a unique setting.

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Friday the 13th at Deranged Haunt: Halfway to Halloween

For the first time ever Deranged Haunt opens for Halfway to Halloween! This time fully themed to our infamous campsite, Camp Zika! Purchase your tickets now and come prepared as we take in new “campers”! Avoid machete wielding maniacs, crazed counselors and keep an eye out for Bigfoot as you wind through the dark haunted forest on the scariest night of the year! Keep your eyes peeled as creatures lurk around every corner for our special event! Box office is open from 8:30pm -11:30pm the night of the event, with the attraction opening when the sky goes dark!

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Astronomicon 5

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Astronomicon 5

ASTRONOMICON 5 is back and this time in a bigger venue as we continue to expand our horizons!! Astronomicon is an all inclusive Pop Culture Convention taking place April 22-24, 2022 at Burton Manor in Livonia, Mi.
Come see why we were voted Best Comic Con 2020 and 2021 by Detroit Metro Times readers and bring a friend!!!
Metro Detroit’s newest Pop Culture Convention Astronomicon heads into its 5th year!
Astronomicon more than just a comic con. . . . . its an all inclusive pop culture convention with the best parts of a comic convention for multiple genres!! Comics, Horror, Wrestling, Pop Culture fun for kids and adults ages 2 to 99!!
Participate in all the participatables! Celebrity Photo Ops! Cosplay Contests! Tattoo Contests! Celebrity Q & A’s! And a whole lot more!!
If you were at the first Four Astronomicon conventions then you know what to expect for Astronomicon 5, and if you were not there then get ready for a truly OUT OF THIS WORLD EXPERIENCE!!
ASTRONOMICON the newest up and coming pop culture convention in the metro Detroit area!! We cant wait to see you and hope you bring a friend!

Check out MIGeekScene’s previous coverage:
2018 Review
2018 Gallery
Ming Chen Interview 2018

2019
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Twiztid Interview 2019
Review

2021
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