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August 19-20, 2017
James E. Bruce Convention Center
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Hours of Operation:
Saturday, August 19th – 10:00 a.m.- 7:00 p.m. CT
Sunday, August 20th – 12:00 p.m.- 5:00 p.m. CT
Saturday only ages 13+ – $20
Saturday only ages 9-12 – $10
Sunday only 13+ – $15
Sunday only ages 9-12 – $7.50
2 Day VIP ages 13+ – $50
2 Day VIP ages 9-12 – $25
Kids 8 & Under Free with paid adult admission both days
Michaela Dietz’s autograph info
$20 signature (either on SU print provided by Michaela OR item presented by attendee)
$30 audio recording
Discounts on multiple purchases.
Santiago Cirilo autograph information:
$15 Zombified book
$15 T-shirts (quantities limited)
Samantha Newark autograph and merchandise information:
Autographs – $20
Poster (signed) – $25
T-Shirts – $30
Photograph/Selfie – $20 (or $10 extra with autograph purchase)
VO Recording – $35
We are really proud of and think you will love our video gaming areas at Eclipse Con. The Grand Ole Game Room brings you arcade classics. Oddball Media +Music teleports you Game Masters to the retro console world. While Game X Change will have modern console classics and Next Gen games.
We think this might be the best of all worlds for electronic gaming fans!
Gaming Lounge Sponsors
We got to go back Marty! Back to the Future!
See the McFly6704 replica of the Delorean DMC12 from the iconic Back to the Future trilogy here in #eclipseville and only at #eclipsecon! Also check out the amazing page dedicated to restoring and transforming this classic car into a movie quality replica!
Much thanks to the amazing folks at Ultimate Games + Comics, who will be running our tabletop/card gaming area!
Interested in being a sponsor of the Inaugural Eclipse Con event? Click here for more details.
Hopkinsville, KY (February 15, 2017) Plans to bring a comic con event to Hopkinsville were announced Wednesday at a press conference at city hall. The inaugural Eclipse Con event will take place August 19-20, 2017 at the James E. Bruce Convention Center. With nationally recognized celebrities and vendors in the genres of cartoons, comics, anime, cosplay, sci-fi and superheroes, this con will certainly offer something for everyone.
Comic conventions have been growing in popularity for years, said Terrence Davis, Executive Director of the Boys & Girls Club of Hopkinsville-Christian County. As a fan myself, I thought this was the perfect event to not only raise awareness and funds for the Boys & Girls Club, but also give visitors and locals an opportunity to attend a con close to home.
Already slated to attend this inaugural event are Samantha Newark, best known for her beloved voice-over work as the speaking voices of “Jem” and “Jerrica” on the wildly popular cartoon series Jem and the Holograms; The Walking Deads Santiago Cirilo, who was also a member of the 101st Airborne Infantry and was stationed at Fort Campbell prior to his acting career; and the award winning creator of sci-pulp series, VIC BOONE, Shawn Aldridge. More celebrity announcements are anticipated over the next few months and event organizers encouraged fans to follow along on the Eclipse Con Kentucky Facebook page for all of the updates.
This event will serve as a fundraiser for the Boys & Girls Club of Hopkinsville-Christian County with profits from ticket sales, sponsorships and vendor booth rentals benefitting the mission of the club. Tickets will be available at the door and for pre purchase on www.eclipseconky.com. Saturday tickets are $20, Sunday tickets are $15 and there are discounted rates for youth and multi-day passes. Ages 8 and under are free. There are also VIP ticket options available. Vendor booths will be available for $150 general booths and $250 for end cap spaces. There are a multitude of sponsorship opportunities available for this event as well. Interested parties can contact Terrence Davis for more information.
For additional information regarding Eclipse Con, contact Terrence Davis at 270-887-4020 or firstname.lastname@example.org.