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San Antonio Pop Con

Popular Culture Celebration at the San Antonio Public Library

Outside in the Plaza

Throughout the day Traitor's Gate will demonstrate battle styles with foam weapons.

Other Activities

Steampunk Escape Room

9:30 a.m. to 3:30 p.m.

Free Green Screen Photos

9:30 a.m. to 11:30 a.m. and 1:30 p.m. to 3:30 p.m.

Times and Details subject to cancellation or change.

Main Auditorium

The Main Auditorium is located to the left of the entrance and down the hall.

9:30 a.m. Terri Doty: Introduction to her work and then Q&A with the actor.

10:45 p.m. Shea Serrano: The author will discuss his career path and his various projects.

12:00 p.m. Kelley Armstrong: The Use of Monsters, Myth and Folklore in Fiction

1:15 p.m. Gregory Manchess: His book Above the Timberline and how it evolved into a radio play

3:00 p.m. Cosplay Contest: Open to adults and children see contest information

Marie Swartz Area

The Marie Swartz Area is upstairs around the corner to the left of the escalators.

10:00 a.m.  Raymond Villareal: Author presentation and Q&A

11:15 p.m.  Villains and Why We Love (to hate) Them:  Presented by Victoria Dominguez

12:30 p.m. Jonathan Joss:  Becoming King of Your Hill

1:45 p.m. World Building 101: How to Use the Mundane and the Otherworldly to Make Your Book Universe Fantastic with authors Nicky Drayden and Grace Draven

Children's Area

The Children's Area is on the Third Floor

On the Patio Under the Canopy:

10:00 a.m. Minecraft Creature Craft

11:00 a.m. Pokemon Ball plate craft

12:00 p.m. Studio Ghibli Windsock craft

1:00 p.m. Herbology Class

2:00 p.m. Comics Craft

Story Room

10:30 a.m. Magical Creatures with Professor Kinsey

12:30 p.m. Magic Time demonstration and craft

2:30 p.m. Superhero Training Obstacle Course

Anime Room

The Anime Room is located straight back through the library past the circulation desk on the right in Launch SA.

11:00 a.m. to 2:30 p.m. Terri Doty: Meet and Greet

1:00 to 4:00: Chinatsu Oku, Japan Outreach Coordinator: Japanese Calligraphy Bookmarks

1:00 p.m. to 4:00 p.m. Pokemon Community Day: Show us your Shiny Swinub and get a small prize.

1:30 p.m. and 3:00 p.m. Mahou Bunny: Dance performance

Shrinky Dinks craft all day (while supplies last)

Catch a Pokemon Game

Teen Area

The teen area is located on the 3rd floor.

11 a.m. to 2 p.m. Justice League Day: Craft, movie showing and food craft.