Ama-Con Returns to the Amarillo Civic Center
Amarillo knows how to party when it comes to some of our favorite comics, movies, cosplay, anime and more. We love our fantasy worlds and we love to celebrate them. That's why you need to mark your calendar for Ama-Con. It's is coming back to the Amarillo Civic Center.
Ama-Con is brought to you by the Friends of the Amarillo Public Library.
WHEN: Saturday, August 5th, 11-7pm & Sunday, August 6th, 12-6pm
WHERE: Amarillo Civic Center - North and South Exhibit Halls and the Regency Room
COST: $5 for a one-day pass, $8 for a 2-day pass
Enjoy vendors from comics to steampunk.
Don't Miss the Geek Prom 2017 from 7-9pm, attire Cosplay (but not required)
Sunday, August 6th events include:
- Anime and Comics Cosplay Contest
- Profession and Amateur Sketch-Offs
- MarioKart Double Day and Super Smash Bros. Tournaments
- Lord Zedd's Voice Over 101
- Top 10 Comic Book Creators
- Panel: Libraries Change the Workd with Rachel Caine
- Extreme Cosplay
- Steampunk Poetry Slam
- Art Show and more!
So many wonderful things involving all your favorite things will be at Ama-Con.
Friends of the Public Library raises funds to help the Friends support Library projects including the Summer Reading Program, ESL Classes, READ to SUCCEED Adult Reading Skills Tutoring, the Amarillo Anime Club for teens, and many other fun and educational projects for kids, teens and adults.