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WasabiCon 2017 to Welcome More Talents From Florida and Beyond

It’s no secret that Jacksonville is now a growing hub for conventions and large scale expos in the Sunshine State. A report by the Florida-Times Union specified that such events begun proliferating in the mid-2000s, many of which have grown into grander social events today. We’ve actually explained as well in our article ‘Gathering Cons: An Unconventional Idea’ why these events are good for the city. It helps increase Jacksonville’s presence given that each year, people from the entire city and the rest of the state flock to attend events like Ancient City Con and WasabiCon. Whilst the date for …

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Collective Con 2015

The Rash of Con – Collective Con Lands at Fairgrounds

Collective Con Brings Nationally Trending Nerd Culture to Jacksonville Nerd culture conventions are not just the fodder of late night talk show jokes anymore. The days of convention attendants being mocked for not having girlfriends is a thing of the past. In the last 5 years, the larger conventions, like San Diego’s famous , have grown so popular, you have to buy your tickets almost a year in advance or it’ll sellout before you even know what character you intend to go as.  in Atlanta has proven that this phenomenon isn’t exclusive to the west coast. Recently, Orlando’s  has even …

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