Owning the title of "The World’s Smartest Comic Con" the inaugural Beer City Comic Con is set to take place on Saturday, September 30, and Sunday, October 1 from 11 AM-6 PM at Harrah’s Cherokee Center in downtown Asheville. This "convention unlike any other" calls all science nerds, comic fans, cosplay enthusiasts, and those curious about the coming con scene.
Beer City Comic Con will feature comic book and pop culture vendors, local artists, big-brained speakers, and delicious beer from the region's best craft breweries. While there, here are some activities to enjoy:
- Intellectual seminars with renowned brainiacs from comic, academic, and civic circles discussing the Con community’s role in keeping our planet safe from harm!
- Panel discussions about the psychology of comic book characters and their influence on modern culture!
- Pop-up dance and costume events with DJs for all the freaks and geeks!
- Fancy philosophical conversations about the ontological themes of sci-fi, comics, and human nature!
- Shamazing artwork from locals you won’t find anywhere else!
- Specialty batch beers made only for BCCC!
Get ready to get WEIRDER and WISER!
Find additional information and purchase your tickets here.