Date: 
Sat, 08/06/2016 - 11:00am to 4:00pm

Location: 

  • Burlington County Library

 

Come to the Burlington County Library and celebrate all things geeky and fun in our second annual Fandom Fest!

 

  • See the South Jersey Hellhounds Quidditch team perform a demo and take questions about this fun Harry Potter-inspired sport.
  • Pick up some comics, manga or books at the Friends of the Library sale!
  • Meet representatives from the 501st, a worldwide Star Wars-inspired costuming group who participate in charity walks, hospital visits, and fundraisers to support local charities.
  • Meet representatives from the Heroes Alliance, a DC Comics inspired costuming group who also focuses on charitable giving and good works.
  • We'll be featuring panel discussions with Mr. Yumy Odom, founder of East Coast Black Age of Comics Convention and comics writer and Ms. Amber Love, author, journalist, and podcaster.
  • A panel on 3D printing and how it can help take your costuming and propmaking to another level.
  • Escape the Room of Requirement! Can you discern the clues needed to find your way out, young wizards and witches?
  • Looking to visit New York Comic Con, Otakon, or another major convention? Check out our Convention Prep program to get some tips from veteran conventioneers.
  • Watch some of your favorite characters try to find love in the Cosplay Dating Game.
  • Play a round or two in our Retro Gaming area.
  • See local artists displaying their skill and talent.
  • Sign up for the Cosplay Parade.
  • and much more!

Schedule of events TBA

 

Type: 

  • Adult
  • Teen

Registration Status: 

  • Registration Not Required
Presented by: 
Burlington County Library System and the Friends of the Burlington County Library
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