PEZ Visitor Center (Orange, CT)

The PEZ Visitor Center in Orange, CT is 4,000 square feet of everything PEZ! On top of being a two-floor museum, the Visitor Center is in fact a production factory as well, where you can see real workers packaging candy & dispensers (Monday through Friday)! So let’s take a look inside and be sure toContinue reading “PEZ Visitor Center (Orange, CT)”

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”

Virtually Visiting Disney Parks!

We’re living in unprecedented times as the novel coronavirus COVID-19 affects our day-to-day lives: work, schooling, extracurriculars, and for some, even vacations have been put on hold. This global pandemic is disrupting many societies and some countries have even shut down to try and curtail the spread of this virus. It’s unfortunately devastating and numbersContinue reading “Virtually Visiting Disney Parks!”

Garden State Comic Fest (Winter Edition 2020)

Garden State Comic Fest kicked off the new year & new decade with a special 1-day show at the Fairbridge Inn (now the OYO Hotel) in East Hanover, NJ. Paying tribute to the very first Garden State Comic Fest 6 years ago held in January, this special Winter Edition was held on January 25 followedContinue reading “Garden State Comic Fest (Winter Edition 2020)”

The Barker Character, Comic & Cartoon Museum (Cheshire, CT)

The Barker Character, Comic & Cartoon Museum (BCCCM) and Barker Animation Art Gallery are both located in Cheshire, CT and have recently been named one of the most underrated places in Connecticut! Founded by lifelong collectors and enthusiasts Herb & Gloria Barker, the museum is filled with over 40 years of collecting. And with someContinue reading “The Barker Character, Comic & Cartoon Museum (Cheshire, CT)”

New Jersey Collector Fest 3 (Fall 2019)

New Jersey Collector Fest returned for their Fall edition on November 30, 2019 in a new venue at the Hasbrouck Heights Hilton. Boasting an artist alley of nearly 20 creators and a hall full of vendors carrying everything from vintage comics to modern collectibles, New Jersey Collector Fest brought a ton of deals into ThanksgivingContinue reading “New Jersey Collector Fest 3 (Fall 2019)”

Sellersville Museum: Pennsylvania Star Wars Collecting Society

For two days only on September 14 & 15, 2019, the Sellersville Museum in southeastern Pennsylvania housed a special Star Wars exhibit hosted by PSWCS (the Pennsylvania Star Wars Collecting Society). Since exhibits regularly rotate at this volunteer-run museum, I’m glad I got to check out this limited engagement! As always, admission to the SellersvilleContinue reading “Sellersville Museum: Pennsylvania Star Wars Collecting Society”

Thy Geekdom Con 2019

Thy Geekdom Con is an all-geekdom convention focusing on multiple genres and interests. It’s held annually at the Greater Philadelphia Expo Center, featuring celebrity guests, panels, cosplay, gaming, and so much more! Let’s take a look at what goes on inside and be sure to scroll down for a video preview at the end ofContinue reading “Thy Geekdom Con 2019”

The Great Philadelphia Comic Con (April 12-14, 2019)

The Great Philadelphia Comic Con returned to The Greater Philadelphia Expo Center from April 12-14, 2019 with yet another impressive list of artists, celebrities, vendors, and cosplayers. This year’s celebrity headliners included Alice Cooper, Nick Frost, the voices of Red Dead Redemption II, the cast of The Expanse, Star Wars actors Paul Blake & ChristopherContinue reading “The Great Philadelphia Comic Con (April 12-14, 2019)”

New York Comic Con 2018

It’s lucky year number 13 for New York Comic Con hosted by ReedPop and it was a pretty big year! More than 250,000 fans gathered from October 4-7, taking over the Javits Center, Hammerstein Ballroom, and even Madison Square Garden! If you’ve never been to New York Comic Con before, then brace yourself because it’sContinue reading “New York Comic Con 2018”

Keystone Comic Con 2018 (Philadelphia, PA)

Keystone Comic Con launched with its inaugural convention at the Pennsylvania Convention Center from September 14-16, 2018. Hosted by ReedPOP (New York Comic Con, C2E2, Star Wars Celebration, PAX, MCM, etc.), Keystone Comic Con brought in comic creators (like Frank Miller, Chris Claremont, Fabian Nicieza, and Greg Capullo), as well as entertainment guests (like Kevin Conroy,Continue reading “Keystone Comic Con 2018 (Philadelphia, PA)”

BookCon 2018 (June 2-3, 2018)

“BookCon is the event where storytelling and pop culture collide.” Hosted by ReedPOP (New York Comic Con, PAX, C2E2, Star Wars Celebration, MCM, etc…) at the Javits Center, you know that you’ll be immersed in an epic event full of good times with more authors & publishers than you can count, one-of-a-kind exhibitors, and ofContinue reading “BookCon 2018 (June 2-3, 2018)”