Cobb County

Cobb County MiniCon starts Saturday featuring games, comics, and all things pop culture

MARIETTA, Ga. — A free one-day pop culture convention starts at 10 a.m. in Marietta.

The Cobb County MiniCon is set to return for its fourth year in a row at the Sewell Mill Library and Cultural Center.

The county said all ages and fandoms are welcome to join in on the fun, where they can celebrate fantasy, sci-fi, anime, movies, games, comics and all things pop culture.

Joining is cost-free and attendees will be able to meet up for cosplay contests, trivia games, live performances and more.

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Here is the full list of events for MiniCon in Marietta:

  • Cosplay Competition, featuring awards for youth, teens, and adults
  • Pokemon Trivia
  • Live Musical Performances
  • Live Theatre
  • Themed Storytime with a craft for our young guests, followed by a Children’s Costume Parade
  • TTRPGs like Dungeons & Dragons and Pathfinder, led by our expert Game Masters
  • Retro Gaming Stations
  • Free Panels & Workshops
  • Board Games
  • Local food trucks “C’est Tou Bon 2 Eat” and “Pelican’s Snowballs”
  • Artists’ Alley featuring more than 25 Cobb County art vendors

MiniCon will be running on Saturday from 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. at the Sewell Mill Library and Cultural Center on Lower Roswell Road.

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