You know what summer 2021 really needs? An event where you can let your geek flag fly high - like some kind of pop culture comic convention. If only there were such an event coming up. Oh wait, there is! The first-ever Evansville Raptor Con is what I'm talking about. The two-day convention will include a bunch of celebrity guests, vendors, a cosplay contest, workshops, panels, and some yummy food trucks. In addition to all that, Raptor Con will also serve as a fundraiser for the Vanderburgh County Isaiah 117 House.

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Evansville Raptor Con Details

Raptor Con is happening Saturday, August 21st, and Sunday, August 22nd at the Vanderburgh County 4-H Fairgrounds Single-day tickets start at just $10, and 2-day passes start at $25. There are also VIP passes, family packs, and a special AGENT R Undercover Pass available. Get your tickets here.

The Raptor Con Cosplay Contest will hand out over $500 in prizes and will include the following categories.

  • OVERALL BEST IN SHOW
  • People's Choice
  • Best Mash-Up
  • Best Couple/Pair
  • BEST KID COSPLAY (12 and Under)
  • *Special (Suicide Squad Cosplay)

What about the vendors? Well, there are currently more than I can count. I mean, I CAN count them, but there I more than I care to count. What I'm trying to say is there are a whole bunch of them - see them all here. While you're walking around, checking out all of this geeky coolness, you can keep your belly full with food from Rock-A-Burger, Chef Bruce Li, Taco Bar, and Kool Shack.

How about those celebrity guests - who is going to be at Raptor Con? They've put together a pretty cool collection of folks you've seen all types of genres of movies and TV shows. Actors, stuntmen, professional wrestlers, pin-up girls, and more. Keep scrolling to see the current lineup (you never who they might add next).

Geek Out With These Celebrity Guests at Evansville Raptor Con

The first-ever Raptor Con will feature a variety of Celebrity Guests, Vendors, Cosplay Contest, Workshops, and panels - August 21 & 22 at the Vanderburgh County 4-H Fairgrounds.

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