Sunday, January 8th, 2017 at the Volusia Co.Fairgrounds
Over 75 Vendors & Artists plus Special Guests
$5 Admission, 12 & under Free w/adult, Prizes, Food Truck, Free Parking!
New for 2017: Magic the Gathering & other gaming Tournaments
Butch Patrick (Eddie Munster) joins us at the DeLand Show!
More Room, More Vendors, More Entertainment for 2017!
The DeLand Comic & Collectibles Show
Still in the same location, we are moving into the larger side of the building where the bathrooms are located. We’ve added an Artist Alley to compliment our Special Guests along with more vendor spaces. Also new this year is a
MAGIC THE GATHERING Tournament along with other Gaming (incl. Board Games) brought to you by DeLand’s own GALAXY GAMES.
FEATURED GUESTS AND ENTERTAINERS
Come meet BUTCH PATRICK
Don’t miss your chance to meet Eddie Munster in person!
Actually, there’s a lot more to Butch Patrick than his role as Eddie Munster. Butch has over 58 credits in TV shows and Major Motion Pictures, spanning a career of 50 plus years as an entertainer. He has worked with many of Hollywood’s greats such as Burt Lancaster, Judy Garland and Mickey Rooney to name a few. It’s really a pleasure to add him to our show and we hope you will come out and make him welcome here in DeLand. Full Bio – click here
Legendary artist – JOHN BEATTY
John Beatty ( Inker – Marvel Super Heroes “Secret Wars”, Captain America, The Punisher, Thanos Quest, Batman and more) John is a veteran comic book artist, best know for his inking work for both Marvel and DC Comics. Developing into one of the industries top inkers over his career, Beatty has worked with top pencil artists, such as Mike Zeck, Kelley Jones and Michael Golden and has worked on almost every major comic character in the industry at one time or another.
GEORGE LOWE – Voice Actor
Space Ghost Coast To Coast & more
Come out and meet the incredibly talented George Lowe at his first ever DeLand appearance! Mr. Lowe’s credits include: Space Ghost Coast to Coast, spin-off program Cartoon Planet, Aqua Teen Hunger Force Colon Movie Film for Theaters, The Brak Show, Robot Chicken, Perfect Hair Forever , and other Adult Swim series.
Artist / Actor – TIM PROCTOR
Tim Proctor is a freelance artist / illustrator who is most known for his sketch card work. He has worked on a number of properties including Star Wars, The Walking Dead, Mars Attacks, The Lord of the Rings, X-Files , The Hobbit, My Little Pony, Marvel and more. Tim has also produced prints through Acme Archives for both Lucasfilm and Disney.
In addition to creating art, he can also been seen portraying walkers on AMC’s hit television show The Walking Dead.
CLAY MANN at 2017 DeLand Show
Clay Mann is a comic book artist who has worked with Marvel, DC and Valiant. Mr. Mann has over 30 covers to his name and has credits as both a penciller and inker. Some of Clay’s covers include X-Men, Thor, Batman, Daredevil, Star Wars and more. Due to a previously scheduled engagement Clay can only be with us from 10 am to Noon. Make sure you come early to meet Clay and get an autograph or sketch.
John Didonna & Phantasmagoria
Once again John has graciously offered the incredible talents of his troupe to entertain, and yes, even mesmerize you. John (Lord Byron) will be our M.C and Phantasmagoria will keep you enthralled. Steampunk meets theater with supernatural overtones, mystery and beauty. Fresh off their 7th unforgettable, original show at the Lowndes Shakespeare Center in Orlando and recent performances in Baltimore and Atlanta, don’t miss them right here in DeLand.
“One of the most unique theater troupes in the country.” – Paul Milliken, Good Day Atlanta
Meet SCOTT FENSTERER
Sculptor – Make-up Artist
Scott’s studio has been putting out top-notch sculptures in all scales for almost two decades. Its specialty: hyper realistic sculpture and a serious dedication to capturing likenesses. Be it six inches or six feet, no detail is spared! Scott’s clients have included private collectors, Toy Fare/Wizard Publications, Plastic Earth/Robot Chicken, Majic Productions, museums, exposition companies and the television and motion picture industries. You may remember Seeing some of Scott’s amazing work on Season 9 of the hit SyFy show “FACE OFF” where he went deep into the season, just missing the finals.
TOMMY CASTILLO, Master of the Macabre!
Whether creating a slimy corpse reaching for you or the gentle glance of a mighty dragon, Tommy will capture you with the dynamics of his penciling and the intensity of his palette. Tommy is famed and sought after for his dark humor, brilliant attention to detail, and his love of the darker side of art. Tommy has put paint and pencil to such titles as Batman Detective; Legends of the Dark Knight; Toetags, with Horror legend George Romero; Evil Ernie; Tales From the Crypt; Alice in Wonderland; King Kong; Dragons, Myths, and Mayhem; various storyboards and designs for films; and many more of the macabre based literature. Tommy has been sought out by the fields largest companies: DC comics, Paramount Pictures, Warhammer, Wizards of the Coast, Image and even Rolling Stone magazine. His diverse styling and insane line work have defined him as one of today’s greatest in the field of comics and fine art.
Sketches by MANNY CARTOON!
Manny has illustrated for many high end clients including Disney, and Carnival Cruise Lines. His illustrations have been used on everything from vehicle wraps, t-shirts, and promo items as well as advertising and packaging.
When he’s not drawing for clients, he’s lending his artistic talents to causes like St. Jude’s and the American Cancer Society for all different kinds of fundraising efforts.
Manny earned his BFA in Graphic Design from Miami Intl. Univ. of Art & Design in 2003.
THE RILEY & KIMMY SHOW
LIVE Pop-Culture Podcast from
the DeLand Comic & Collectibles Show!
The Riley & Kimmy Show is a daily nerd/geek talk show originating from Orlando, Florida that includes commentaries, information and most of all…. fun. Discussions include Comic Books, Cosplay, Multi-Media (including Radio and TV), Films/Movies, toy/pop culture collecting & more.
Jeff Dixon – Author
Disney based adventure stories
Jeff Dixon was raised in Florida and has always been fascinated with the man Walt Disney and the theme park he created. Dixon feels that any guest who would take the time to look would discover a story that will never be completed. It is against this canvas that Dixon paints this mystery, adventure, and thrillers…. The Key to the Kingdom, Unlocking the Kingdom, Storming the Kingdom and the upcoming Terror in the Kingdom. Each of these epic dramas carry the reader across the state of Florida to discover details that most people have missed. Each discovery and revelation will have the reader wondering if they are reading fact or fiction. In a quickening pace, the characters find themselves on a collision course with an unthinkable outcome! Fans of Walt Disney will love the history and tourists will find a travel guide that takes them on a trip most guests never get to take.
THUNDER CITY DERBY SIRENS
Founded in 2010, the Thunder City Derby Sirens (TCDS) are a 501(c)3 non-profit dedicated to raising awareness of women’s flat track roller derby and working with other local non-profit organizations with a focus on women’s health & issues, children, animals & the environment. We are based in Deland, Florida, just a short drive from Orlando & Daytona Beach. We started the team out of a love for derby and we’ve grown into a nonprofit because we want to give back to the community that supports us.
BRICKHOUSE GRILL – DeLand
The perfect place to relax & eat after the Show!
Brickhouse Grill in DeLand is located in the heart of Historic Downtown Deland. With a vast menu of offerings, whether you’re in the mood for Fresh Seafood, a delicious Char Boiled, Hand Cut Steak, or care to dine from our luscious Salad Bar, we provide casual dining at its best. Serving Deland for over a decade, Brickhouse is family owned and operated by Restaurateurs whom have been serving the community for over 23 years.