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Pop Madness

Popular Culture Celebration at the San Antonio Public Library

Panels and Presentations Schedule

During Convention Hours

10:00 am - 5:00 pm



10:00 am-3:00 pm Authors, Artists, Little Pop Shop, The Twig Bookstore and Chill Area: Get autographs, purchase art or just relax and read a book.

4:00 pm Cosplay Contest: Adults and Teens strut your stuff on our stage. Trophies for 1st, 2nd, and 3rd place. Sign up is at the front door from 10-2. Cosplay Entry Information.


CHILDREN'S AREA (Outside & in the breezeway)

11:00 am & 12:00 pm-Kinsey's Magical Creatures: Tom Kinsey will present his animals and some creepy crawlies. 

3:00 pm - Children's Cavalcade: Kids age 11 and under can show off their costumes

All Day - Pick up a Take and Make superhero cuff craft while they last



10:30 am - Fairy Story Time: Tales of Fairies for all ages

11:30 am - Mystical Goddess Belly Dancers: Belly dance performers

12:00 pm - Illusions By Blake: Magician Richard Blake will dazzle you with his close-up magic

1:00 pm - Knight's Club: Sword fighting demonstration

2:30 pm - Viking Battle Demonstration: Vinland Vikings show off some battle moves

All Day - Haunted Shack Escape Room: Who ya gonna call? Ghostbusters will help you capture the ghost of the Haunted Shack!

All Day - Witcher Training




All Day (while supplies last) - Onigiri felt craft and anime drink coasters


OUTSIDE:Throughout the Day

Squid Games: Would you win the piggy bank? Try your hand at Ddakji, marbles and Red Light/Green Light. Don't worry though, no one will be "eliminated!"

Vinland Texas Vikings: The Vikings will display living history encampments and steel combat demonstrations set in the Viking age.


GAMING (All Day)

Mario Kart and Super Smash Brothers Ultimate Free Play

Variety of tabletop games for adults