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Pensacon Calendar

Pensacon Calendar

All Weekend Check out these bars for themed events and drink specials. No entry fee required. For more information, visit pensacon.com PERFECT PLAIN BREWING CO. “The Walking Dead.” 50 E. [...]

Getting Geeky

Getting Geeky

By Jennifer Leigh Now in its third year, fans of Pensacon know what to expect each February. There will be crowds of folks in cosplay walking across the road from Pensacola Bay Center to the [...]

Outtakes—Convention Center Deja Vu

Outtakes—Convention Center Deja Vu

The success of Pensacon has reignited a discussion of building a convention center. It’s a worthy topic. The fourth-cent of the Tourist Development Tax was originally presented as a funding source [...]

Outtakes—The Innocence of Pensacon

Outtakes—The Innocence of Pensacon

I like Pensacon. This odd assortment of celebrities, panel discussions, workshops, parties and costumed visitors is the perfect event for Pensacola. For years, the local hospitality industry has [...]

Kraglin or Kirk?

Kraglin or Kirk?

By T.S. Strickland Show business is family business for Sean Gunn. The veteran actor—who played Kraglin in last summer’s blockbuster hit “Guardians of the Galaxy”—followed his four [...]

“The future belongs to the geeks”

“The future belongs to the geeks”

By Ben Sheffler New York Times bestselling author Dan Wells will be making his first appearance at Pensacon later this month, his first of about 15 conventions this year. "My favorite thing [...]

Did someone issue a Noise Complaint?

Did someone issue a Noise Complaint?

By Jennifer Leigh If you thought that tap dancing and cosplay would never find common ground, you were wrong. New to Pensacon’s lineup this year is the addition of the tap dance company, [...]

Caught Up In Cosplay

Caught Up In Cosplay

By Jennifer Leigh Some little girls enjoy playing dress up, clunking around in their mother’s high heels while piling on strands of necklaces. Eighteen-year-old Cami Roebuck—known to her [...]

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