Cons This Week: Nov 23rd-Dec 1st 2014

Extended Forecast: Dec 1st-31st 2014

Featured Convention:

KotoriCon [tweet this] KotoriCon website kotoricon on Twitter KotoriCon Facebook

Jan 9th-10th 2015 • Rowan College at Gloucester County • Sewell , NJ 08080 anime , science , space , writing ,

6th Annual KotoriCon Charity Fundraiser! Join us at a SPACE themed KotoriCon. There will be anime, time-travellers, Jedi, mecha, and Kotori floating about as a cute planetoid. KotoriCon is an anime convention,with guests, panels, performances, dealers, artists, Charity Auction, and more. Tickets are limited and no tickets will be sold at the door.

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The Asian Karaoke Idol Invitational (TAKII)

Dec 27th-28th 2014 • Philadelphia,PA 19104

Albacon

May 8th-10th 2015 • Albany,NY 12205

WyrdCon

Sep 24th-25th 2015 • Costa Mesa,CA 92626

PAX South

Jan 23rd-25th 2015 • San Antonio,TX 78205

Daytona Beach Comic Convention

Dec 7th 2014 • Daytona Beach,FL 32114

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