Cranford Rose Garden Virtual Tour (Brooklyn Botanic Garden)

June is National Rose Month! And on June 28, 2020, Brooklyn Botanic Garden offered an exclusive virtual tour of their Cranford Rose Garden while the Garden is still closed as part of New York City’s effort to contain the spread of COVID-19. The 15 minute Virtual Tour featured a beautiful display of tens of thousandsContinue reading “Cranford Rose Garden Virtual Tour (Brooklyn Botanic Garden)”

Zenescope Crystal Anniversary Virtual Con

Zenescope Entertainment turns 15 years old this month and that calls for a celebration! Held online between June 18-20, Zenescope’s special Crystal Anniversary Virtual Con was live-cast across Facebook, YouTube, and Twitch and featured some of their favorite writers, artists, and editors who have worked on their various action, fantasy and horror titles (many ofContinue reading “Zenescope Crystal Anniversary Virtual Con”

ArlingCon 2020

ArlingCon is a free pop culture convention held annually in Arlington, TX by the Arlington Public Library in conjunction with UTA Libraries. Featuring workshops, panel discussions, vendors, artists, and cosplay, ArlingCon 2020 was converted into a virtual event with much of the area still recovering from COVID-19 and still in the process of re-opening. Nevertheless,Continue reading “ArlingCon 2020”

BookConline 2020

BookCon is an annual convention that celebrates all things literary! Normally paired with its trade event BookExpo, it connects tens of thousands of readers with publishers, authors, and other creators from the book industry. But unfortunately due to the COVID-19 pandemic, BookCon had to migrate to an online format this year on May 30 &Continue reading “BookConline 2020”

EMcon Online AnimeFest 2020

Celebrating their 10th anniversary, EMcon of Long Island’s East Meadow Public Library held its first online convention from May 16-17. It’s normally a show that brings in thousands of attendees but unfortunately due to the pandemic, had to convert itself into a virtual experience this year. Free to attend, EMcon Online AnimeFest was broadcast liveContinue reading “EMcon Online AnimeFest 2020”

Virtual Pop Expo 2020

Virtual Pop Expo is an online convention that takes the ever-growing virtual con experience up to a whole new level! It was certainly well-produced and that’s no surprise, considering that VPE is organized by heavy-hitters like Experience Level Entertainment (XLEVELENT) & Kaleidoko and sponsored by Wacom, Neft, Hot Topic, and FYE. But even better, VirtualContinue reading “Virtual Pop Expo 2020”

Mainframe Comic Con 2020

Mainframe Comic Con was an online convention hosted by Chicago Comics boasting “the largest celebrity event of the season” with special guests from movies, television, and comic books! With the theme of “Stay Home & Nerd Out”, Mainframe Comic Con offered 20+ hours of streaming content and 50+ guests donating their time to charity, andContinue reading “Mainframe Comic Con 2020”

Virtual Art Con 2020

The first ever Virtual Art Con was a free one day convention held online on April 18, 2020 and featured over a dozen special guests including artists, fashion designers, and musicians. In this day and age, virtual conventions have been popping up more & more – not only to allow fans to enjoy the funContinue reading “Virtual Art Con 2020”

HomeCon 2020

HomeCon is exactly what the name implies: a convention hosted & attended from the comfort of your own home! The brand new online convention debuted in light of the quarantining & self-isolating happening all over the world. Because of all the individuals staying home, and to help close the gap of not meeting in personContinue reading “HomeCon 2020”

CRM Online Comic Con 2020

With all that’s going on in the world right now, one Facebook community put together a free online comic con for all the events that aren’t going on right now. Comic Related Madness is a Facebook group run by Pops Van Zant that is centered around sharing, supporting, and loving all things comic book related!Continue reading “CRM Online Comic Con 2020”

Wizard World Virtual Experiences Debut

Wizard World Virtual Experiences made a Supernatural debut on March 31, 2020 with a brand new online platform for fans to meet their favorite convention guests and get a chance to ask some burning questions! With so many cons being postponed or canceled around the world due to COVID-19, it was a refreshing opportunity toContinue reading “Wizard World Virtual Experiences Debut”

Hasbro’s Star Wars Fan Appreciation Day

Today is Star Wars Fan Appreciation Day and Hasbro teamed up with 13 fan sites to reveal some upcoming releases for their toy lines: The Vintage Collection and The Black Series. And with The Rise Of Skywalker out on Blu-ray/DVD today too, hopefully it feels a little more special today for Star Wars fans! TheContinue reading “Hasbro’s Star Wars Fan Appreciation Day”