LexiCon is September 14, 2019!
LexiCon 2019 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.
LexiCon will take place on Saturday, September 14, 2019 from 10:00 am to 5:00 pm. There will be activities at the Stillwater Public Library, Prairie Arts Center, and Stillwater Community Center. We're looking forward to our biggest and best LexiCon ever! More special guests. Expanded vendor space. Outdoor demonstrations. Fantastic panels. All the good stuff! If you have other questions, email us at email@example.com or call 405-372-3633, ext 8120.
William Tsutsui: Godzilla Scholar and Hendrix College President will be at LexiCon 2019 to share his love and expertise of Godzilla and Japanese pop culture!
Dr. Tsutsui, who earned degrees from Harvard, Oxford, and Princeton Universities, held positions at Southern Methodist University and the University of Kansas before taking on the role of President at Hendrix College in Conway, AR. An award-winning classroom teacher, Tsutsui is the author or editor of eight books, including Manufacturing Ideology: Scientific Management in Twentieth-Century Japan, Godzilla on My Mind: Fifty Years of the King of Monsters and Japanese Popular Culture and Globalization, as well as numerous articles on modern Japanese history.
Prof Hoff: YouTube Star
Shane Hoffman or "Prof Hoff" as his subscribers know him, is an internationally known YouTuber for his Marvel Contest of Champions YouTube channel. Hoffman's channel boasts over 11 million views and 31,000 subscribers. He's also a multimedia journalism professor at Oklahoma State University.
Dr. Hoffman loves giving back to the community and wants to inspire others to build and grow their own YouTube channels.
Budo Society: Traditional Japanese Martial Arts in Oklahoma
The Budo Society, housed at the University of Central Oklahoma and led by Dr. Wayne Stein, practice classical martial arts that originate from the Japanese samurai warriors and the Okinawan warriors of the fist. Members of the group will be on hand at LexiCon to demonstrate different forms of Japanese martial arts and to answer your questions.
VENDORS & ARTISTS
Vendor and artist spaces are now full! If you would like to be placed on a waitlist to be a vendor or artist at LexiCon 2019, you may complete this application . Our invited vendors and artist have until the end of May to confirm and pay for their tables. Any tables not paid for at that time will be opened up to applicants on the wait list.
LexiCon artists and vendors will be located at the Stillwater Community Center once again in 2019. Due to overwhelming interest, we will be opening some extra rooms for vendors in the Stillwater Community Center. Vendors who apply after 3/27/19 may be located in the extra rooms, and not in the main rooms that were open last year. These rooms will be well marked and accessible to all.
Confirmed Vendors for this year's LexiCon!
Wear your best costumes to compete in LexiCon's most popular event - the cosplay contests! Contestants will compete in three age categories. Learn more.
This year the cosplay contest will have a very special guest Master of Ceremonies, Tuck Davion.
Tuck Davion is a three time Ring Announcer of the Year, and has been the Sooner State's preferred voice of Independent Wrestling for many years. He has announced legands of the squared circle such as Sting, The Hardy Boys, Kevin Nash, and Chavo Guerrero, Jr. to name a few. On the cosplay scene, his is most notably remembered as Star Lord, Rorschach, and The Doctor.
When he is not announcing, cosplaying, or working at his full-time job, he heads the Tulsa Battletech League, and paints miniatures in what spare time he can find. He can often be found visiting and headlining shows.
VOLUNTEER applications are now available! Please fill out the volunteer application if you are interested in helping at LexiCon 2019.