Saturday, August 25, 2018, 10 am - 5 pm
LexiCon 2018 is a FREE comic-con and fandom event intended to draw together community members who share similar interests and to provide library materials to those who enjoy pop culture. It features vendors, panels, cosplay, and gameplay, and displays for fans of comics, gaming, sci-fi or fantasy TV shows, movies and books, graphic novels, and anime. Come out on Saturday, August 25, from 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. for all the fun.
Before attending, please check our cosplay and weapon guidelines to make sure you are in compliance!
ACTIVITIES & EVENTS
LexiCon 2018 will be filled with fun events and activities for people of all ages.
Kids Activities & T-Shirts (@ Praririe Arts Center)
Visit Prairie Arts Center next to the library for arts activities and to get your LexiCon T-Shirt! PAC LexiCon Activity Flyer
- 11 a.m. - Close - Drawing lesson. A new Nintendo character will be taugh each hour. (Free)
- 1 p.m. - Make your own Polymer Clay Logo Magnets ($5)
- All day - LexiCon t-shirt screenprinting ($10 kids; $12 adults)
Mr. Incredible Storytime (@ 11 am and 2 pm in the Storytime Room)
Mr. Incredible will be live in the storytime room to read super hero stories and take pictures!
Meet your favorite Star Wars heroes and villans at the Stillwater Community Center and get your picture taken with them. Guest groups include:
- Mandalorian Mercs
- 501st Vadar's Legion
- Jedi OKC
Classes, panels, and workshops will be held at the Stillwater Public Library. See descriptions for each session.
|Auditorium||3rd Floor Reception||Room 202|
|10 AM||NA||NA||Marvel Q & A|
|10:30 AM||Paranormal Oklahoma||The Final Boss||Marvel Q & A|
|11 AM||Paranormal Oklahoma||The Final Boss||Marvel Q & A|
|11:30 AM||NA||The Final Boss||Flash|
|12 PM||NA||Dreams of Disney||Flash|
|12:30 PM||Science of SciFi||Dreams of Disney||Game Review|
|1 PM||Science of SciFi||Cosplay 101||Game Review|
|1:30 PM||History of Comics||Cosplay 101||Lovecraft|
|2 PM||History of Comics||Heroes in Training||Lovecraft|
|2:30 PM||Cosplay Contest Meet-up||Heroes in Training||Weapon Theory|
|3 PM||Cosplay Contest Meet-up||Heroes in Training||Weapon Theory|
|3:30 PM||Cosplay Contest||NA||Weapon Theory|
|4 PM||Cosplay Contest||NA||NA|
|4:30 PM||Cosplay Contest||NA||NA|
Wear your best costumes to compete in LexiCon's most popular event - the cosplay contests! Contestants in three age categories will compete for our best prizes yet! Learn more.
LexiCon is great for gamers this year! Knight Arms Games of Stillwater will be running a table top gaming room complete with lots of new games as well as many classic favorites.
Video gamers will have a great new option this year--an entire room devoted to video gaming! There will be different games on different systems available for everyone to try out for free! Especially exciting is the Super Smash Bros tournaments sponsored by Game X Change--Stillwater. One tournament will be free to enter with a small prize but big bragging rights to the winner. The second tournament will have a small entry fee but the winner will take home a $50 gift card! Stop in at room 119 in the library when you get to LexiCon to sign up for the tournaments.
- 11 a.m. - Free-to-Play tournament
- 12 p.m. - $5 entry tournament
Join Tripoint Sparring in the library courtyard to try your hand at sparring with foam weapons. (Fee-based) TPSA will have a secured arena where outsiders can challenge our best in a friendly, safe sparring match with padded weapons. All participants will be required to fill out a safety waiver before joining us.
- $1 “First Blood” – the win goes to the first person to land a "blow" on their opponent
- $5 Five-point battle – the first person to land five point-worthy blows wins the bout
- Four food trucks will be located at the Stillwater Community Center
- I Don't Know, I Don't Care (available until 3 p.m.)
- D's Down Home Bar-B-Que
- Macarena's Mexican Street Cafe
- Tastee Treats (character ice cream treats)
- Popcorn, popsicles, and drinks will be available for purchase at Prairie Arts Center.
- Candy and drinks will be available for purchase in the library lobby
- 10:00 am : Dragon Ball Super (PG)
- 11:15 am: Fruits Basket (PG)
- 12:30 pm: My Hero Academia (TV-14)
- 1:45 pm: Yuri!!! On Ice (TV-14)
VENDORS & ARTISTS
Check out the list of confirmed artists and vendors for LexiCon! Vendors will be located at the Stillwater Community Center.
|Returning Favorites:||New to LexiCon in 2018:|
|A Grimes Studio||Allison Breckon|
|Artist Jerry Bennett||Archerfire Comics|
|Artistic Temperament Designs||Art by MG|
|Bio Tank Card Game||Bliss Books|
|Crazed Lemming Productions||Capes and Arrows|
|Dire Wolf Books||Crystal Peddler|
|Game X Change||Desolim Art|
|Gillygoods Emporium||Dynamite Conventions|
|Inky Paw Prints Studio||Dystopia Rising|
|Jessica Doll||EmmyJane Arts|
|Kitty Does Cosplay||Heart's Desire Crafts|
|Lime and Limpid Green||Loni's Handmade Keychains & More|
|SaBasse Studios||Mixed Company|
|The IPHI Company||Narwhal Guy|
|Nerdy & U Know It|