White Plains ComicFest 2022

White Plains ComicFest has finally made its comeback and took over the Galleria at White Plains mall on May 7, 2022! After a short hiatus during the pandemic, the absolutely free-to-attend family-friendly comic book event returned to the Food Court level as well as the lower level for all-day comic book & pop culture fun.Continue reading “White Plains ComicFest 2022”

Smithville Art Walk (Spring 2022)

The Smithville Art Walk returned for its 21st event on April 23! Held biannually in the Spring & Fall at the Historic Smithville & Village Greene, the first show of 2022 took advantage of the beautiful weather and showcased 50 artists embedded into the iconic scenery of Smithville (Galloway, NJ). Running from 10am-5pm with freeContinue reading “Smithville Art Walk (Spring 2022)”

South Jersey Geek Fest Returns! (Spring 2022)

After a few of their smaller outdoor Geek Fest Faires during the pandemic, South Jersey Geek Fest is finally back! On April 16, 2022, the Gateway Regional High School in Woodbury Heights, NJ transformed into the headquarters for South Jersey Geek Fest’s big return! With almost 100 booths of vendors, artists, gaming, and more, theContinue reading “South Jersey Geek Fest Returns! (Spring 2022)”

J&J Authentics Toy & Card Show (February 2022)

The monthly Toy & Card Show by J&J Authentics and Leeloo Multiprops returned to the APA Hotel in Woodbridge, NJ for a February 12th show, this time featuring special guests like wrestlers Mandy Leon & Shawn Donavan, “Jason” actor Ari Lehman, and American baseball player Lenny Dykstra. On top of getting your favorite memorabilia &Continue reading “J&J Authentics Toy & Card Show (February 2022)”

Anime NYC 2021

Anime NYC is the premier anime convention in New York City. Powered by Crunchyroll, it returned to the Javits Center for 3 epic days from November 18-20, showcasing the biggest and best in Japanese pop culture, literature, media, and art. This year’s convention featured 60+ special guests, hundreds of vendors & artists, and dozens ofContinue reading “Anime NYC 2021”

New Jersey Collector Fest (Fall 2021)

New Jersey Collector Fest upped the ante for their Fall edition this year by turning their one-day show into two! Held inside the gym of the Wayne PAL on October 16 & 17, Collector Fest took advantage of the bigger space this time around and filled it with nearly 100 tables of vendors, artists, andContinue reading “New Jersey Collector Fest (Fall 2021)”

ConnectiCon 2021

ConnectiCon returned for its 18th convention this year from September 9-12! As Connecticut’s longest running pop culture show, ConnectiCon is a multi-genre event that incorporates all fandoms, from collectors to cosplayers. And with a heavier focus on Japanese pop culture, you’ll also get to experience things you won’t find at other conventions like free-play importedContinue reading “ConnectiCon 2021”

Garden State Trading Card Show (Summer 2021)

New Jersey’s ultimate trading card show returned on August 28 at an all-new location at the La Quinta Inn & Suite in Secaucus, NJ. The Garden State Trading Card Show took their second event to the next level by featuring over 100 tables of vendors, an artists’ room, and appearances by actors Brett Azar, Taimak,Continue reading “Garden State Trading Card Show (Summer 2021)”

Long Island Tropic Con: Outdoor Summer Market 2021

Why settle for one weekend of Long Island Tropic Con when you can attend all summer long? That’s what’s happening outside the Sunrise Mall in Massapequa, NY every other weekend through August! Kicking off a new way to “con”, Long Island Tropic Con debuted their summer market on July 10, 2021 with over 50 popContinue reading “Long Island Tropic Con: Outdoor Summer Market 2021”

The Mall Collectibles Show (Summer 2021)

Kicking off their first event of the year, The Mall Collectibles Show was back at the Brunswick Square Mall in East Brunswick, NJ on June 26 & 27 for good old-fashioned collectible hunting in the mall’s Center Court! With over 50 vendor tables, the show’s organizer (Veteri Productions) was able to bring a little “comicContinue reading “The Mall Collectibles Show (Summer 2021)”

Pow Con 2021

Following their 2020 debut in Brooklyn, NY, Pow Con crossed over to New Jersey for their second year! Known for being a convention that focuses on all things pop culture, comic books, cosplay, and gaming, it certainly was an action-packed two days from May 29-30, 2021 at the Wayne PAL: celebrities, vendors, artists, giveaways, panels…Continue reading “Pow Con 2021”

The Big Kid Toy Show (Spring 2021)

On May 1, The Big Kid Toy Show returned for its 4th annual event at the New Egypt Flea Market Village! Hosted by one of the village’s very own shops, The Big Kid Store, the show featured dozens of pop-up vendors in addition to the village’s existing 40+ shops so that you can re-discover thatContinue reading “The Big Kid Toy Show (Spring 2021)”