Saturday Pop Culture Trivia: Join ThunderGeek Andrew Mayo-White in a spirited time of pop culture quizzes and trivia. 11:00 - 12:00, Fireside Room Special Effects with Sweet Cherry Spa: Makeup Artist Scotia Leigh Kauppi shows off some spooky and spectacular tricks of the trade 11:00 - 12:00, Odin Room On Stage with Brian Drummond, Voice Actor Brian Drummond regales us with skills and stories that will power you up for the rest of the convention! 12:00 - 1:00, Cantina Stage Crowdfunding for a New World: What is Crowdfunding? Will it work for you? Listen to the real life stories of how crowdfunding made a difference in the projects of these special guests. 12:00 - 1:00, Fireside Room Podcasting with the Stars: What is podcasting and how does it differ from blogging/broadcasting? Come find out and hear how podcasting is the next big thing in social media. 12:00 - 1:00, Odin Room Games on the Table: A local author and game specialist talks about the reemergence of tabletop gaming. 1:00 - 2:00, Fireside Room Gaslight, Clockwork & Steam: What is Steampunk? Is it different than Gaslight? And what's the deal with all those gears? Here's your chance to enter a world of steam and strategem and gadgets galore. 1:00 - 2:00, Odin Room The New Age of Comics: From Superman to Daredevil, from Action to Dark Horse, comics continue to evolve with the culture. Local experts discuss the changes for good and for ill in this topical panel. 2:00 - 3:00, Fireside Room Wordburglar Q&A: Everybody's favourite rapper/comic book artist takes the floor in an hour of questions, answers and musical inspiration. 2:00 - 3:00, Odin Room Cosplay with Castle Cosplay: What is Cosplay? How does it differ from costuming? How long does it take to make a costume? Come find the answers to these and many more with a panel of multi-talented cosplayers. 3:00 - 4:00, Fireside Room Behind the Scenes with Chasing Atlantis: Since 2011, the men of Chasing Atlantis have followed the stars, into and out of many a tricky, and often hilarious, situations. What worked. What bombed. Will they tell? 4:00 - 5:00, Fireside Room All About Anime: Perhaps the fastest growing pop culture phenomenon in the last decade, Anime has taken the western world by storm. Come find out how and why in this intriguing discussion. 4:00 - 5:00, Odin Room ThunderGeeks Live: Local radio hosts talk pop culture, interviews and guests in this 2 hour glimpse into the world of community radio. 5:00 - 7:00, Odin Room
Sunday B-Rated Movies - Just Why? (18+): Love 'em or hate 'em, everybody has an opinion about B-movies. Join Andrew Mayo-White in his journey into the B-movie mystique. 11:00 - 12:00, Odin Room Foamtastic Creations: Come and Marvel over the creations of talented foam-smith, Jamie Young and his galactic menagerie! 12:00 - 1:00, Odin Room the 501st Imperial Legion and the Mandalorian Mercs! : Who are the best shots in the entire galaxy? Why, the Imperial Stormtroopers, that's who! Who are the baddest bounty hunters in the Empire? The Mercs! Come join the discussion with the fierce, fascinating and finest men and women in the Empire. 12:00 - 1:00, Cantina Stage Brian Drummond, Up Close and Personal! Your last chance to talk to Special Guest Brian Drummond and ask those questions you've been saving since the 8th Grade! 2:00 - 3:00, Fireside Room Zombie Survival in the North: Because we all know it's going to happen sooner or later. Best to be prepared. 1:00 - 2:00, Cantina Stage
Get Your Geek On, Thunder Bay! 2017 at the Valhalla Inn!
Sat. September 23, 10:00am-7:00pm Sun. September 24, 10:00am - 5:00pm