Murfreesboro Anime and Comic Kon (MACK) (January 2016)

Convention Name
Murfreesboro Anime & Comic Kon (MACK)
Convention Website Address
http://www.comiccitytn.com
This convention will take place:
  • over multiple days.
Start Date (Format mm/dd/yyyy)
01/16/2016
End Date (Format mm/dd/yyyy)
01/17/2016
About This Convention
The Murfreesboro Anime & Comic Kon is beginning it’s 5th Fan-Friendly Year!
Murfreesboro Anime & Comic Kon (MACK)
JANUARY 16 & 17 , 2016
Clarion Hotel , 227 Old Fort Parkway, Murfreesboro , TN 37129 (615)896-2420 (exit ‪#‎78B‬ off I-24)
Saturday Hours 10:00 AM to 5:00PM
Sunday Hours 11:00AM to 4:00 PM
The Fifth year for the Show..This is THE Fan Friendly Show!! It will feature FREE PARKING ! A FREE NYLON TOTEBAG! FREE ENTRY for our Win-An-Entire-Booth Prize Raffle (with over 5000.00 in Merchandise) held Sunday ! (Details below) FREE GAMING ALL DAY…Board Games(Apples to Apples to Zathura) , Magic, Pokemon, More…(Tournaments to be Announced!) SUNDAY’S SUPER -FREEBIE TABLE (An Entire table FULL of FREEBIE GOODIES..Posters, Pins, Toys, Comic Books, Buttons, MORE! (while they last!) ….FREE PASSES to Atlanta Comic Convention ! ALL ATTENDEES THAT COME IN COSTUME GET A FREE GIFT at the door! ALL KIDS (10 and Under)that come in Costume (either day) will receive a FREE GIFT..JUST for coming ! and……as always…ALL OUR GUESTS WILL SIGN ANY ITEM BROUGHT TO THEM FOR FREE!!! {They WILL charge for THEIR items (photos, books, etc)} Check out the VIP Package poster at the top of the email…Only 75 of these will be made….ALL The Guests at the show will sign this poster FOR FREE!! There are Only 50 VIP memberships available..Don’t miss out..ALSO, JOIN OUR FACEBOOK PAGE AND “LIKE” IT to get the up-to-the minute updates about the show!
KIDS DAY SUNDAY! KIDS COSTUME CONTEST (See details under Costume Contest), ALL KIDS (10 and Under) FREE with a paid Adult.
ALL THIS FOR ONLY 10.00 Admission ! VIP PASSES ONLY 35.00 (LIMITED to 50 Memberships)Details see below..ALL COLLEGE STUDENTS (MTSU, etc.) with I.D. get in for 5.00 on Sunday ! ALL Military , Police and Firemen get in FREE on Sunday with I.D.!
THIS IS THE BEST DEAL IN FANDOM!!!!
Guests for the show (…Over 18 ..so far) include :
MEDIA
Louise Dorsey Voice of Jetta from Jem & the Holograms (Sat only 11-2)
Bill Bryge….Ernest Scared Stupid, Ernest Saves Christmas, Ernest Goes to Jail, Ernest Goes to School
John Pyka ..Magician, Author and Cosplay Expert
Haiden Hazard…Cosplay Star & Costuming Expert
SCOOBY DOO’S MYSTERY MACHINE will be there for FREE PICTURES!
ARTISTS
Nathan Massengill Artist of Deadpool, Batman, Buffy the Vampire Slayer , Wolverine, X-Men, Spiderman, and over 100 other titles!
Kevin Stokes Artist of the D&D book Pathfinder, Jimmy Olsen, Secret Origins
Billy Martinez Artist of Heavy Metal & Neko Press
Sam Payne Artist on Malibu’s Strangers & Pin-Up Artist
James Neathery Steampunk Artist from the Gameshow’s Network Steampunk’d

WRITERS
Robert Schwalb Writer of Star Wars Scum & Villainy Game, and over 200 D & D Adventures and Dungeons Themed Articles, Modules, & Magazines
D. Alan Lewis Steampunk Author of several books.
Dr. Jeff Thompson Expert on Dark Shadows TV series wrote definitive book on it..

WRESTLERS (Appearing Saturday ONLY)
Arrick Andrews
King Shane Williams
Le Kisha Oliver
Ali Shabazz
Nick Iggy
Hammer Jack

VIP PACKAGE THERE ARE ONLY 50 VIP’S AVAILABLE AND WE ONLY HAVE 33 LEFT!!
The Package is 35.00 and Includes the following:
1. Guaranteed FREE Convention Nylon Totebag
2. Admission for BOTH Saturday and Sunday
3. Early Entrance BOTH days 30 Minutes before the rest of the Attendees (9:30 Sat, 10:30 Sun)
4. Goodie Bag at least 50.00 worth of Comics, Books, DVDs, CDs, Posters, Cards, etc.
5. A CELEBRITY AUTOGRAPHED PHOTO a signed photo by a TV / Movie Star, Voice Actor, Star Wars ,Wrestler, etc. will be in each random package.
6. A SIGNED Comic Book . There will also be ONE signed comic book inside each package signed by , Mark Silvestri, Eric Powell, Mike Zeck, Joe Quesada, etc. Put in each random package.
7.You will receive 10 “Raffle” Tickets for entry to the Sunday Win-An-Entire-Booth of Merchandise drawing (5000.00 worth of Merchandise) instead of ONE ticket that the regular admission gets you.(SEE DETAILS BELOW)
8.Free Passes to Atlanta Comic Convention
9. Free Spider-Gwen Print made JUST for the show that you can have ALL the guests sign for FREE!
10. VIP ONLY PIZZA PARTY & MAGIC SHOW (SATURDAY NIGHT) After the show closes VIP members will get a Pizza Party (Pizza, snacks, soft drinks for FREE) AND a Magic Show while you dine!
…..ALL FOR JUST 35.00 ….You can Paypal the funds to wtillander@charter.net or send a check or MO to Wes Tillander, PO Box 1251 , Hogansville ,Ga 30230
You can also use your credit card …email me the number, expiration date , 3 digit number on the back of the card and your zip code..and we will process your order and email you your receipt…your charge will read “Wesley Tillander’s Books”… Anymore questions, let us know…Thanks Wes

COSTUME CONTEST
EVERYONE WHO ENTERS THE COSTUME CONTEST WILL RECEIVE 50.00 WORTH OF MERCHANDISE JUST FOR ENTERING!!!!
Saturday… We are having 3 Categories #1. Movie /TV #2. Anime and Manga Characters #3.Comic Book Characters…..Winners of each Category will receive a 200.00 in Merchandise Prize Box (DVDs, CDs, Comics, Posters, T-Shirts, Manga..More!) The OVERALL Winner will receive the 200.00 prize box for their Category PLUS 100.00 in “Dealer’s Bucks “to spend on anything you want in the Dealers Room! PLUS..The 50.00 worth of Merchandise for entering the Contest!!! For a Grand Total of 350.00 in PRIZES!
Sunday…We are doing KIDS DAY …Children Costumers/Cosplayers (10 AND UNDER) . The Costume Contest will be held in the meeting area on Saturday beginning at 3:00 …Sunday’s KIDS COSTUME Contest will be at 3:00 PM! Winner will receive a 200.00 Prize Package! ALL KIDS ,who participate in the contest , will receive 50.00 worth of FREE GIFTS just for entering!

WIN-AN-ENTIRE-BOOTH PRIZE RAFFLE ! (5000.00 WORTH OF MERCHANDISE!)
Did you ever want to win a TON of STUFF???? Have you ever said… “Man, I don’t have ENOUGH Cool stuff…I wish there was a way to get a LOT of stuff for only 5.00”….Well now is your chance for that dream to come true! We are creating an entire BOOTH of Merchandise (DVDs, Cds, Toys, Comics, Books, Posters, Prints, Statues, Cards, Gaming, T-Shirts, MORE! (Included in the prize is a 3 Day Pass for the 2016 Wizard World Atlanta worth 100.00)..Last year we did a 3000.00 prize giveaway BUT we have upped it this year to 5000.00 worth of merchandise!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!
ON SUNDAY EACH Attendee will get ONE Raffle Ticket when they pay for their admission…. This automatically enters you in the Contest..…After the winner on the Kid’s Costume Contest is announced, One of our celebrities will draw a ticket from the sealed box…We will call out your number , and , if your number matches up….you will win an entire BOOTH OF MERCHANDISE …..worth 5000.00!!!!! YOU MUST BE PRESENT TO WIN!! VIP Members will receive TEN Tickets to enter the Raffle!….BRING A TRUCK TO GET IT ALL HOME!!!!!!!!!!!!!! We really aren’t kidding…..

PANEL SCHEDULES (Subject to Change)
Saturday
11:00-12:00…Steampunk Today Forum
12:00-1:00… MTAC Anime Quiz
1:00-2:00.. Wrestling Q & A
2:00-3:00 ..Acting Workshop (Do’s and Don’ts about the acting Profession)
3:00-4:00..Cosplay 101 Q&A
4:00 -5:00..Costume Contest
5:00-7:00 ..VIP Pizza Party & Magic Show (VIP Members only)
Sunday
11:00 – 1:00.. Artist Billy Martinez Art Instruction & Demonstration Panel. He will be giving detailed tips about the Industry ( How to Draw and Paint , What Companies LOOK for in order to work professionally as an Artist, How to meet Deadlines, Etc.)PLUS He will be Painting a piece while he conducts the seminar.
1:00 -2:00…Cosplay for Kids 101..Tips from the Experts on the How-To’s of Costuming for Kids
2:00- 3:00..KIDS Costume Contest (see above for details)
AFTER the Costume Contest has completed on Sunday ..We will draw the Winner of the WIN-AN-ENTIRE-BOOTH (5000.00 in Merchandise) Prize Raffle Contest!

Venue Name and Address
Clarion Hotel (I-24 exit #78 B )
227 Old Fort Parkway
Murfreesboro, TN 30230
United States
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Number of Dealer/Exhibitor Tables
75
Projected Attendance
1,000
Please select the Category that best describes the convention
Comic Books
Additional Categories
  • Anime
  • Gaming
  • Horror
  • Science Fiction and Fantasy
  • Collectibles
Guests
21 Total Guests Nathan Massengill DEADPOOL & BATMAN Artist, Louise Doreasey Jem & the Holograms Jetta..19 More!

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