Knoxville Comic and Anime Con (April 2014)

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Convention Name
Knoxville Comic & Anime Con
Convention Website Address
http://www.knoxvillecomicanimecon.com
This convention will take place:
  • over multiple days.
Start Date (Format mm/dd/yyyy)
04/26/2014
End Date (Format mm/dd/yyyy)
04/27/2014
About This Convention
The Fifth year for the Show..This will be a Fan Friendly Show!! It will feature FREE PARKING! FREE AUTOGRAPHS, 10.00 admission .. If you come in costume (Comic Book, Anime /Manga, Movie/TV, Video Game, ect) AND sign up for the Costume Contest..You get in for only 5.00…MILITARY and their families get in FREE on Sunday with I.D.!
FREE GAMING (Board Games, Magic, Pokemon,More)FREE PASSES to Atlanta Comic Convention, Knoxville Comic & Anime Con..Worth 15.00! Fan Panel Sunday! More! Come check us out! !Don’t Miss This!
Venue Name and Address
Knoxville Expo Center
5441 Clinton Hwy
Knoxville, Tennessee 37912
United States
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Number of Dealer/Exhibitor Tables
65
Projected Attendance
1500
Please select the Category that best describes the convention
Anime
Additional Categories
  • Comic Books
  • Gaming
  • Horror
  • Science Fiction and Fantasy
  • Collectibles
Guests
Steven Butler..More to come

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Murfreesboro Anime and Comic Kon (January 2014)

Convention Name
Murfreesboro Anime & Comic Kon
Convention Website Address
http://www.comiccitytn.com
This convention will take place:
  • over multiple days.
Start Date (Format mm/dd/yyyy)
01/18/2014
End Date (Format mm/dd/yyyy)
01/19/2014
About This Convention
Saturday Hours 10:00 AM to 6:00PM
Sunday Hours 11:00AM to 4:00 PM
The Third year for the Show..This will be a Fan Friendly Show!! It will feature FREE PARKING! FREE AUTOGRAPHS, 10.00 admission ( If you come in costume (Comic Book, Anime /Manga, Movie/TV, Video Game, ect) AND sign up for the Costume Contest..You get in for only 5.00…MILITARY and their families get in FREE on Sunday with I.D.!
FREE GAMING (Board Games, Magic, Pokemon,More)FREE PASSES to Atlanta Comic Convention, Knoxville Comic & Anime Con..Worth 15.00!Fan Panel Sunday! More! Come check us out!!Don’t Miss This!
Venue Name and Address
Clairion Hotel
227 Old Fort Parkway (Exit #78, off I-24)
Murfreesboro, Tennessee 37129
United States
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Number of Dealer/Exhibitor Tables
50
Projected Attendance
600
Please select the Category that best describes the convention
Anime
Additional Categories
  • Comic Books
  • Gaming
  • Horror
  • Science Fiction and Fantasy
  • Collectibles
Guests
Cas Anvar, Tom & Ted LeGarde, Sam Flegal, Crimson, Jeremy Ambler, Jacob Rougemont, Kimberly Dunaway, Will Woods, Joanne Padgette, Dr Jeff Thompson,Kimberly Dunaway

TN – The Lords of Salem Signing

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Rob Zombie signs copies of his book, The Lords of Salem, at Barnes & Noble on Sunday November 24, 2013 at noon!

Special Instructions
Rob Zombie will be signing copies of his book only, no music, DVDs or memorabilia. This event will be for two hours only, so there will be a cut-off point for entry into the signing line.

Barnes & Noble – Cool Springs
1701 Mallory Lane, Brentwood, TN 37027
615-377-9979

Clarksville/Governor’s Square Mall Comic Convention (July 2013)

Convention Name
CLARKSVILLE/ GOVERNOR’S SQUARE MALL COMIC CONVENTION
Convention Website Address
http://www.comiccitytn.com
About This Convention
FREE ADMISSION AND FREE AUTOGRAPHS from AMC’S #1 Hit show WALKING DEAD THE BICYCLE GIRL ZOMBIE FROM THE FIRST EPISODE (MELISSA COWAN) …AND Comic Book Artist DREW GERACI Artist of Nightwing Iron Man, Thor, Star Wars, Mass Effect, MORE!..Thousands of Comic Books, Movie Posters, Dr Who, Star Wars, Star Trek, Toys, Marvel Legends, DC Direct, Transformers, G.I.Joe, Anime & Manga..MORE!
Venue Name and Address
Governor Square Mall
2801 WILMA RUDOLPH BLVD.
Carksville, TN 37040
United States
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Number of Dealer/Exhibitor Tables
35
Projected Attendance
1000
Please select the Category that best describes the convention
Comic Books
Guests
FREE AUTOGRAPHS from AMC’S #1 Hit show WALKING DEAD THE BICYCLE GIRL ZOMBIE FROM THE FIRST EPISODE (MELISSA COWAN) …AND Comic Book Artist DREW GERACI Artist of Nightwing Iron Man, Thor, Star Wars, Mass Effect, MORE!..

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Drew Geraci

TN – Free Comic Book Day 2013 Signing

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Andy Price, Chris Schweizer, Tom Bancroft, Guy Gilchrist, and more sign at Rick’s Comic City on Saturday May 4, 2013 for Free Comic Book Day!!

Andy Price – IDW artist My Little Pony

Chris Schweizer – Eisner nominated for his Oni work “Crogans”

Comicspriceguide.com will be grading comics

Guy Gilchrist – Nancy artist and musician

Jason Horn – indie artist

Joanne Padgett – Vampires of Camelot book series

John Read – traveling Comic Strip museum

Marc Ballard – Nashville comic and horror festival will have zombies from Walking Dead

Sam Payne – comic artist

Steve Fox – Artist Web series NEX

Tales from the Geek webshow cast and crew

Tom Bancroft – Disney artist

501st Stormtrooper Legion

Rick’s Comic City
2710 Old Lebanon Road, Nashville TN 37214
615-883-7890

FL – FCBD: Ethan Van Sciver Signs

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Artist Ethan Van Sciver signs at Mike’s Comics on Saturday May 4, 2013 for Free Comic Book Day!

Press Release:

Ethan Van Sciver, known for his work on Green Lantern, The Flash, and currently, the New 52’s Batman: The Dark Knight! He will be here from 11am to 6pm, signing! We’ll also have an exclusive, limited edition art print! Members from our local 501st will be here, along with the Blood Center’s Big Red Bus, were everyone can be hero, and save a life, by donating blood! We’ll also have face painting, balloon artists, giveaway, raffles and fun activities for the kids!

Mike’s Comics & Collectibles
8110 S. Orange Blossom Trail, Orlando, FL 32809
407-854-6222

 

Knoxville Comic and Anime Con (June 2013)

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Convention Name
Knoxville Comic and Anime Con
Convention Website Address
http://www.knoxvillecomicanimecon.com/
This convention will take place:
  • over multiple days.
Start Date (Format mm/dd/yyyy)
06/15/2013
End Date (Format mm/dd/yyyy)
06/16/2013
About This Convention
We’re bringing to Knoxville the very best two day Anime/Comic show by combining an affordable entrance fee, free parking, camaraderie with other fans of Anime and Comics, along with a marketplace where the best dealers from around the country bring you the rarest, newest, and coolest items for your collection. Plus – we’re hosting a costume contest!
Venue Name and Address
Knoxville Expo Center
5441 Clinton HWY
Knoxville, TN 37912
United States
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Number of Dealer/Exhibitor Tables
75
Projected Attendance
1500
Please select the Category that best describes the convention
Anime
Additional Categories
  • Comic Books
  • Gaming
  • Horror
  • Science Fiction and Fantasy
  • Collectibles
Guests
Robbie Rist Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles – the voice of Michaelangelo!! Also, voices of Naruto’s Choji Akimichi, Zatch Bell’s Eido, Brady Bunch’s Cousin Oliver, and (Battlestar) Galactica 1980’s Dr. Zee. Kathy Garver Family Affair’s Cissy, also the voice of Firestar in Spiderman & His Amazing Friends.

Nashville Comic Expo Debuts in September 2013 with Lauren Cohan from The Walking Dead

January 28, 2013 by  
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Press Release:

Nashville Comic Expo Debuts with the Walking Dead’s Lauren Cohan

January 28th, 2013 – The Nashville Comic Expo will debut on September 14-15, 2013!

Lauren Cohan, who plays an integral character (“Maggie Greene”) in AMC’s hit TV series, The Walking Dead, as well as being featured in the TV shows Supernatural and Vampire Diaries, headlines the first Nashville Comic Expo.

Nashville—the Music City, will have its first true ongoing comic con with the Nashville Comic Expo on September 14-15, 2013. The convention will feature a large selection of vendors selling comic books, action figures, cards, games, manga and Star Wars items. There will be something for everyone at this comic con. A line-up of local writers and artists will be exhibiting their works, selling original artwork and accepting commissions.

Arrive early to pick-up a FREE Nashville Comic Expo exclusive poster featuring the Avengers’ very own Captain America, Thor and Iron Man! The poster was created by Andy Smith (who will be a guest artist at the Nashville Comic Expo).

The Nashville Comic Expo will feature the following industry professionals that attendees are invited to meet, greet, and commission artwork from at the convention (this list may alter as more creators are added or removed):

  • Don Rosa
  • Herb Trimpe (1st artist to draw Wolverine)
  • Bob Camp (co-creator of Ren and Stimpy)
  • Dennis Calero
  • Clay Mann
  • Andy Smith
  • Budd Root
  • Joe Jusko
  • Tim Townsend

The Nashville Comic Expo will be on September 14-15, 2013 at the Gaylord Orpyland Resort and Convention Center. Admission is $20 for adults and admission is FREE for children (12 and under). Parking is $10.

Gaylord Opryland Resort and Convention Center
2800 Opryland Drive
Nashville, TN 37214

Please e-mail: info@nashvillecomicexpo.com
www.NashvilleComicExpo.com

Wizard World Expands to Seven Events in 2013; Adds Comic Cons in St. Louis and Nashville

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Press Release:

Wizard World Adds New St. Louis, Nashville Comic Con Events To 2013 Schedule; Stan Lee, Dean Cain, Billy Dee Williams Among Early Guests

St. Louis Set For March 22-23-24, Nashville Oct. 18-19-20; James Marsters, Ernie Hudson Also Commit As Wizard World Schedule Extends To Seven Events In 2013

NEW YORK, December 26, 2012 – Wizard World, Inc. (PK.WIZD) today announced the addition of shows in St. Louis and Nashville to its 2013 schedule of pop culture conventions, with Wizard World St. Louis Comic Con set to make its debut March 22-24 at America’s Center and Wizard World Nashville Comic Con debuting October 18-20 at Music City Center.  Popular Wizard World celebrity guests Stan Lee, Dean Cain, James Marsters, Ernie Hudson, Billy Dee Williams and Jason David Frank are the early celebrity roster headliners at both events.

Additional celebrities, artists, exhibitors and other attractions will be announced in the coming weeks.

St. Louis and Nashville fit comfortably in the 2013 Wizard World calendar, which also currently includes shows in Portland, Ore. (Feb. 22-24), Philadelphia (May 30 – June 2), Chicago (Aug. 8-11), Columbus, Ohio (Sept. 20-22), and Austin, Texas (Nov. 22-24).  Wizard World has also scheduled its next New Orleans date (Feb. 7-9, 2014).

Wizard World Comic Con events bring together thousands of fans of all ages to celebrate the best in pop-fi, pop culture, movies, graphic novels, comics, toys, video gaming, television, sci-fi, gaming, original art, collectibles, contests and more.  St. Louis Comic Con show hours are Friday, March 22, 3-8 p.m.; Saturday, March 23, 10 a.m. – 7 p.m.; and Sunday, March 24, 10 a.m. – 5 p.m.  Nashville Comic Con will take place on Friday, Oct. 18, 3-8 p.m.; Saturday, Oct. 19, 10 a.m. – 7 p.m.; and Sunday, Oct. 20, 10 a.m. – 5 p.m.

For more on the 2013 Wizard World St. Louis Comic Con, visit http://www.wizardworld.com/home-stlouis.html.  For Nashville Comic Con information, visit http://www.wizardworld.com/home-nashville.html.

About Wizard World:
Wizard World produces Comic Cons and pop culture conventions across North America that celebrate graphic novels, comic books, movies, TV shows, gaming, technology, toys and social networking. The events often feature celebrities from movies and TV, artists and writers, and events such as premieres, gaming tournaments, panels, and costume contests.

The full event schedule can be found at www.wizardworld.com.

***** SAVE THE 2013-14 DATES *****
February 22-24 – Wizard World Portland Comic Con
March 22-24 – Wizard World St. Louis Comic Con
May 30 – June 2 – Wizard World Philadelphia Comic Con
August 8-11 – Wizard World Chicago Comic Con
September 20-22 – Wizard World Ohio Comic Con
October 18-20 – Wizard World Nashville Comic Con
November 22-24 – Wizard World Austin Comic Con
February 7-9, 2014 – Wizard World New Orleans Comic Con

Murfreesboro Anime and Comic Kon (MACK) (January 2013)

Convention Name
MURFREESBORO ANIME AND COMIC kON (MACK)
Convention Website Address
http://www.comiccitytn.com
This convention will take place:
  • over multiple days.
Start Date (Format mm/dd/yyyy)
01/19/2013
End Date (Format mm/dd/yyyy)
01/20/2013
About This Convention
MURFREESBORO ANIME & COMIC KON (MACK) JAN 19/ 20 2013
CLARION HOTEL (EXIT 78 OFF I-24) 227 Old Fort Parkway, Murfreesboro, TN, US, 37129 (615) 896-2420 ($65.00 a night..Save 15.00! When you mention the show!)
SATURDAY 10-6 AND SUNDAY 11-4
ADMISSION $10.00 PER DAY
VIP PACKAGE $50.00 LIMITED TO 50 ATTENDEES!!
Paypal Accepted!! Contact us at www.knoxvillecomicanimecon.com The hit “contact us ” and email us for details about paying with Paypal
20 GUESTS AND THEY JUST KEEP COMING!!!!!!!!!!!!
LEE TOCKAR voice of MY LITTLE PONY.. SNIPS, SONIC THE HEDGEHOG’S.. DINGO, MOBILE SUIT GUNDAM 00 ..JOSHUA EDWARDS, G.I. JOE :VALOR VS VENOM..SHIPWRECK, GEORGE OF THE JUNGLE..GEORGE, MEGAMAN..WOODMAN…PLUS IRON MAN,KRYPTO, DINOSAUR TRAIN, MORE!
ANDY PRICE Artist MY LITTLE PONY COMIC BOOKS
From the #1 cable show THE WALKING DEAD…THEIR FIRST EVER CONVENTION APPEARANCES ANYWHERE!
THESAY WEST…Michonne’s Pet Zombie
TRISTON JOHNSON ..The first zombie out of Herschel’s Barn
ALEX DARKO…The Lori eating zombie
TONY GOWELL…Multi-Episode Zombie.AND Programmer of DRAGON CON!
JUST ADDED!!! KEVIN GALBRAITH..The Zombie that KILLED DALE!!!!LOUISE DORSEY…voice of JETTA from JEM & The Holograms
JONATHAN GLAPION artist of the (NEW 52 )BATMAN comic
ALEXANDRA VAN ZEELANDT…Playboy Model
DONNA MARSH….Ghost Hunter and Author
JOANNE PADGETT ..Author PREMIERING HER NEW BOOK Vampires of Camelot series!!!!
JACOB ROUGEMONT…MARVEL UNIVERSE HANDBOOK
MIKE HOLEMON..MTV’s Jackass
RAVEN LEE…MODEL/PIN-UP
SAM FLEAGAL…Artist/Painter
JASON FLOWERS..ARTIST/PAINTER
JEFF THOMPSON…AUTHOR of Television Horrors of Dan Curtis : Dark Shadows ,The Night Stalker & Other Productions 1966-2006
JONATHAN LAMPLEY…HORROR & CULT TV AUTHOR of 15 Books!
MORE TO BE ANNOUNCED !!
PLUS!!
VIP INFO
Limited to 50 attendees!!
Includes
PRIORITY FRONT ROW SEATING in Panel room!!!
Party Saturday Night (with Food and Drink)
Goodie Bag with Con Kit(food and drink, discount coupons, ect)
2 Day Pass, w/ earlier access on Saturday
Photo Opp with Lee Tockar AND
That picture is signed FOR FREE!
Access to Con Suite (Snacks and Drinks)
FREE PASS to Atlanta Comic Convention
FREE PASS to Knoxville Comic and Anime Con
FREE PASS to Clarksville Anime and Comic Con
SWAG BAG FULL OF MERCHANDISE!!
ALSO…There will be a VIP PRIZE DRAWING Sunday Afternoon and ONE of the 50 VIPS will win a 300.00 Merchandise Prize Package
Only $50
Ghost Hunting Saturday night limited to 10 people!!
You get all the VIP stuff and a Real Ghost Hunting Trip ..ALL FOR $70.00

Gaming and Games (Tabletop, CCG, and more! ) for ALL ATTENDEES TO PLAY! Is provided by
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PANELS( SO FAR!)
q/a with Lee Tockar (My Little Pony :Friendship Is Magic, Gundam, G.I.JOE, SONIC, Transformers.,More!)
Q&A with artist of My Little Pony: Friendship Is Magic (Andy Price)
Ghost and more with Ghost Hunter Donna Marsh
COSTUME /COSPLAY CONTEST
3 contests on Saturday and 3 on Sunday!
Saturday: Anime/ Comic/ Movie & TV
Sunday : Anime, Movie & TV, Children’s category
Zombie art school with Sam Flegal (How to draw zombies)
Crossfire Wrestling Q&A meet the stars of wrestling
Dragoncon inside info for 2013 Q&A Sunday at 12:00
CHECK OUT OUR WEBSITE PAGE FOR FURTHER DETAILS….WWW.COMICCITYTN.COM or our Facebook Page (Murfreesboro Anime & Comic Kon)

Venue Name and Address
CLARION HOTEL
227 OLD FORT PARKWAY
MURFREESBORO, TN 37129
United States
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Number of Dealer/Exhibitor Tables
45
Projected Attendance
1000
Please select the Category that best describes the convention
Anime
Additional Categories
  • Comic Books
  • Gaming
  • Horror
  • Science Fiction and Fantasy
Guests
LEE TOCKAR, JOSHUA EDWARDS, ANDY PRICE, JONATHAN GLAPION, LOUISE DORSEY, DONNA MARSH, JOANNE PADGETT, 4 WALKING DEAD GUEST, OVER 20 GUESTS IN ALL!!

MURFREESBORO MACK

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