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Carolina Fan Expo

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Select Sportsplex

2018 Clement Boulevard Northwest

Hickory, NC 28601

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CAROLINA FAN EXPO at Select Sportsplex in Hickory, NC on Sunday, February 4th, 10 am until 6 pm

HICKORY, NC,-Select Sportsplex, is proud to announce its inaugural Pop Culture and Comic Convention to support Eastern Exotics Wildlife Foundation (www.easternexotics.org and www.facebook.com/EasternEX/ ), Sunday, February 4th from 10 am until 6 pm.

There will be raffles and donations accepted to help raise funds for Eastern Exotics Wildlife Foundation; a locally owned and operated non-profit that is a growing Reptile, Bird, and Exotics Rescue, Adoption Center, and supplier whose mission is committed to saving species worldwide by bringing together expertise in conservation science along with animal care, donors’ dedication, and an inspired passion for wildlife and nature. Their wildlife conservancy efforts along with educational training in film, media, conventions, and schools empower people from around the world to help save species from extinction.

Dozens of vendors will be there, including local artists and authors, in addition to, face painting, balloon artistry, celebrity panels, a Cosplay contest, and a LIVE concert by South Carolina’s own Antler Hill (www.antlerhillarts.com ).

The event will be hosted by Self-Published Author and Writer, Director, and Producer of the Facebook LIVE Dramatic Web Series-The Dusk Series, Ronald J. Rossmann Jr. (www.facebook.com/duskseries ) and local Convention Promoter and Professor, John Stamey.

Our headliners include: celebrity guests Jack Guzman and Alyson Kiperman Sullivan (The Black and Yellow Rangers from Power Rangers Wildforce), Wrestling Legend Rob Kellum, Country Music Star and Dove Award 2017 First Ballot Nominee, KasCie Page, Netflix’s Vaughan Series Star, Ryan Williams, and Upper Deck, Marvel Comics, and Zenescope Comics Artist and Illustrator, Gregbo Watson.

Panels will include; an MMA Demo by Brooklyn’s Boxing Gym (www.brooklynsboxinggym.com ), Legends of Wrestling: Secrets of the Ring, Q&A with Jack Guzman and Alyson Kiperman Sullivan, Eastern Exotics Reptile Show, and Cosplay Performances by local competitors.

Attendees can visit our gaming room for an assortment of board and card games, hosted by Abubika Gaming.

Finally, come and compete in our Cosplay Contest. All you need to participate is your best Costume. Cosplay registration starts at 10 am, with prejudging ending at 3 pm, individual and group performances can be seen from 5 pm until 5:45 pm. Entries will be limited to the first 90 entries for time concerns so come in early and ready to shine. Prizes for: Best Adult (18 and up), Best Teen (ages 12 to 17), Best Child (ages 5-11), & Best Group (rules and restrictions available at www.facebook.com/carolinafanexpo and www.carolinafanexpo.com.

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2018 Clement Boulevard Northwest

Hickory, NC 28601

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