May
31
7:00 PM19:00

Pancakes & Booze - Raleigh

As you may have guessed, we are an art show, but we are not your typical art gallery. Since 2009 we've been filling the best venues in over 30 cities around the world with your favorite local artists, photographers, bands, and DJ's. We focus on keeping the work on display local and original to help artists of all types sell their work while they're still alive (why does it take dying to gain recognition?). Each show usually features between 50-150 local artisans, a unique lineup of live musicians and/or DJs, live painting, body painting, along with other forms of entertainment. Oh, and of course PANCAKES!  

We seek to bring the art community and those outside the community together by creating an upbeat art show that appeals to the masses. Through the shows we create an environment where artists, potential buyers, and pancake fanatics alike can make connections with several different types of people within their own communities. 

Lincoln Theatre

126 E. Cabarrus St. Raleigh, NC 27601

• 60+ Emerging Artists
• Live Body Painting
• Live Art
• Free Pancake Bar
• 21+ ONLY

$10 Cash at the door
$13 Line Jumper Tickets (limited quantity)

http://www.pancakesandbooze.com/

https://www.facebook.com/events/1978270542493158/

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Jun
15
to Jun 17

HeroesCon

  • Charlotte Convention Center (map)
  • Google Calendar ICS

HEROES AREN'T HARD TO FIND is one of the largest and most well-known comics retailers in the country. We carry a complete line of new comics, graphic novels, and manga; as well as back issues, Silver and Golden Age comics, statues, specialty items, and our own line of comics collecting supplies. Located in the heart of the historic Elizabeth neighborhood near uptown Charlotte, we work hard to foster a family-friendly atmosphere, while carrying an incredibly diverse line of comics from every genre.

SHOW HOURS:
FRIDAY: 11AM-7PM
SATURDAY: 10AM-6PM
SUNDAY: 11AM-6PM

http://www.heroesonline.com/blog/2017/06/21/heroescon-2018-june-15-17-2018/

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Jul
12
to Jul 15

Florida SuperCon

  • Greater Ft. Lauderdale / Broward Convention Center (map)
  • Google Calendar ICS

Supercon is for fans of pop culture, superheroes, science fiction, anime, cartoons, video games, and more. Dress up in costume or come as you are for this family friendly event.

Convention Event Hours / Exhibition Room Hours:
Thursday, 1:00PM – 1:00AM / 1:00PM – 8:00PM
Friday, 10:00AM – 2:00AM / 12:00PM – 8:00PM
Saturday, 10:00AM – 2:00AM / 10:00AM – 8:00PM
Sunday, 10:00AM – 8:00PM / 10:00AM – 6:30PM

http://floridasupercon.com/

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Jul
27
to Jul 29

Raleigh SuperCon

  • Raleigh Convention Center (map)
  • Google Calendar ICS

 

A Comic Con is a festival that celebrates superheroes, anime, fantasy, science fiction, video games, pop culture, and more. Lots of people dress up as their favorite characters, and people come from all over to see and be seen. Raleigh Supercon is Raleigh’s largest multi-genre comic con, bringing in 30,000 attendees over three days in 2017. This Comic Con will feature activities and celebrities from the realm of comic books, anime, animation, fantasy, science fiction, video gaming, and more!

Convention Event Hours / Exhibition Room Hours:
Friday, 12:00PM – 1:00AM / 12:00PM – 8:00PM
Saturday, 10:00AM – 2:00AM / 10:00AM – 8:00PM
Sunday, 10:00AM – 8:00PM / 10:00AM – 6:30PM

http://raleighsupercon.com/

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Aug
3
to Aug 5

Wizard World - Winston-Salem

THE LEADING PRODUCER OF POP CULTURE
LIVE EVENTS IN NORTH AMERICA
Wizard World events bring together thousands of fans of all
ages to celebrate the best in pop culture: movies, television,
music, gaming, live entertainment, comics, sci-fi, graphic
novels, toys, collectibles, original art and world-class
programming in a one-of-a-kind comic con environment.

 

LOCATION

Benton Convention Center
301 W 5th St. 
Winston-Salem, North Carolina 27101

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HOURS

Friday, Aug 3, 2018 - 4:00pm - 9:00pm
Saturday, Aug 4, 2018 - 10:00am - 7:00pm
Sunday, Aug 5, 2018 - 10:00am - 4:00pm

https://wizardworld.com/

https://www.facebook.com/events/189306675017294/

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Aug
5
12:00 PM12:00

August Patchwork Market

Are you interested in the identity and story behind the things you own or give as gifts, support your local maker by shopping at the Spring Patchwork Market. Small batch and one-of-a-kind goods meticulously crafted or found with thoughtfulness and care are available for purchase. Varying price points creates accessibility for all. The Patchwork Market aims to create an inspiring experience for both the merchant and the shopper! Join us August 5th from 12-5PM at the Durham Armory for the Summer Patchwork Market! 

60+ Makers

https://thepatchworkmarket.com/

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Aug
16
7:00 PM19:00

Pancakes & Booze - Charlotte

As you may have guessed, we are an art show, but we are not your typical art gallery. Since 2009 we've been filling the best venues in over 30 cities around the world with your favorite local artists, photographers, bands, and DJ's. We focus on keeping the work on display local and original to help artists of all types sell their work while they're still alive (why does it take dying to gain recognition?). Each show usually features between 50-150 local artisans, a unique lineup of live musicians and/or DJs, live painting, body painting, along with other forms of entertainment. Oh, and of course PANCAKES!  

We seek to bring the art community and those outside the community together by creating an upbeat art show that appeals to the masses. Through the shows we create an environment where artists, potential buyers, and pancake fanatics alike can make connections with several different types of people within their own communities. 

The Underground

820 Hamilton St. Charlotte, NC 28206

• 60+ Emerging Artists
• Live Body Painting
• Live Art
• Free Pancake Bar
• 21+ ONLY

$10 Cash at the door
$13 Line Jumper Tickets (limited quantity

http://www.pancakesandbooze.com/

https://www.facebook.com/events/1781136635239599/

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Aug
23
to Aug 26

Wizard World - Chicago

THE LEADING PRODUCER OF POP CULTURE
LIVE EVENTS IN NORTH AMERICA
Wizard World events bring together thousands of fans of all
ages to celebrate the best in pop culture: movies, television,
music, gaming, live entertainment, comics, sci-fi, graphic
novels, toys, collectibles, original art and world-class
programming in a one-of-a-kind comic con environment.

 

LOCATION

Donald E. Stephens Convention Center
5555 North River Road
Rosemont, Illinois 60018

HOURS

Thursday, Aug 23, 2018 - 4:00pm - 9:00pm
Friday, Aug 24, 2018 - 12:00pm - 7:00pm
Saturday, Aug 25, 2018 - 10:00am - 7:00pm
Sunday, Aug 26, 2018 - 10:00am - 4:00pm

https://wizardworld.com/

https://www.facebook.com/events/118841542131865/

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Sep
28
to Sep 30

Baltimore Comi-Con!

Each year, the show features marquee-name comic book creators past and present, publishers, charitable organizations, and vendor booths offering genre-related items, including comic book back-issues, limited edition collectible items such as Toon Tumblers and clothing, videos/DVDs, etc. Panel discussions throughout the day feature industry names presenting information on current and upcoming industry events, past hallmarks in comic book history, and information on the industry and how to be a part of it.

Follow the link for more info: Baltimore Comic-Con!

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Apr
21
11:00 AM11:00

Pop-Up Raleigh

Pop-Up Raleigh is downtown Raleigh's original monthly vintage market. Located at Trophy Brewing & Taproom on Maywood Avenue, near the NC State Farmer's Market, our market brings a curated grouping of artists, vintage vendors and craftspeople together in a great location. A delicious selection of Trophy beer, coffee from local roasters, food trucks and more round out the event.

 

https://www.popupraleigh.com/

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Apr
8
12:00 PM12:00

Annual Spring Crafted Market

Come and shop the indoor Spring Market at O'Connor Brewing Co. Both Saturday and Sunday April 7th and 8th 2018. from a unique selection of handmade goods directly from the makers at the brewery all while enjoying the fun atmosphere, award-winning craft beers, local food trucks, live music and more all in one place! 

We'll be at the Sunday event this year! 

 

More info follow the link: Spring Crafted!

 

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Apr
8
12:00 PM12:00

The Bazaar

Many exceptionally creative artists and craftspeople call Carrboro, or one of it's surrounding communities, home. The Bazaar was born out of the need for a large venue where these folks can share their goods with the public. An inviting and vibrant atmosphere welcomes visitors into this thriving craft & art market each month. Locally sourced food/drink/music are also available for everyone's enjoyment

 

http://thebazaar.us/

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Mar
24
11:00 AM11:00

Asheville Food Truck Rodeo - Local Artisan Expo

The 5th Annual Food Truck Showdown, Asheville’s finest food truck event in Western North Carolina. For the second year in a row, the WNC Agricultural Center will be the location for the competition for the best food truck in Asheville. Attendees will enjoy all the wonderful food, SWAG from our sponsors, local vendors, and live music. This year’s event will once again promote the food truck culinary scene in Western North Carolina while supporting local businesses and charitable organizations.

https://www.ashevillefoodtruckshowdown.com/

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Mar
19
12:00 PM12:00

Spring - Hand to Hand Market

6th Annual HAND-to-HAND Spring Market
Celebrating Creative & DIY Culture since 2011

High Quality Handmade Goods & Fresh Designs!
Fine Art | Vintage | Jewelry & More!
FOOD TRUCK: The Pearl Kitchen

The HAND-to-HAND Market, started in 2011, features hip handcrafted goods, underground art, and vintage finds from some of the best regional and outer space artists, designers, crafters, and collectors the South East has to offer! This one-day, indoor craft market is sure to have something for everyone: fine art, apparel, vintage goods, jewelry, accessories, housewares, paper goods, music, and more. 

http://handtohandmarket.com/

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Mar
17
to Mar 18

NC Comicon - Oak City

  • Raleigh Convention Center (map)
  • Google Calendar ICS

The greatest two-day comic book show in the Triangle returns!

NC Comicon: Oak City is Raleigh, North Carolina’s Premier Comicon and it’s coming to the Raleigh Convention Center March 17-18th, 2018! We’re better, badder, bigger, and can’t wait to show off!

New exhibits. New panels. New workshops. New all-encompassing comic book pop culture overload experience! And of course we once again welcome the finest vendors in comic books, toys, and collectibles as well as a plethora of phenomenal comic book creators from the triangle area and around the world. All of this plus our massive fan-favorite Cosplay Contest!

Join us for the best one-on-one workshops and one-of-a-kind panels by industry professionals and local talent! We have everything that you’re looking for, from costume making and world building, to toy collecting and so much more! It’s all right here, and all panels and classes are free with admission!

MARCH 17-18 2018 RALEIGH CONVENTION CENTER

SATURDAY 10AM – 7PM SUNDAY 11AM – 6PM

http://nccomicon.com/oak-city/

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Mar
10
1:00 PM13:00

Hops & Shop at Big Boss Brewing Co!

Hops & Shop is popping-up at Big Boss Brewing Company on March 10th! Join us for an afternoon of sipping and shopping with over 20 local vendors, 22 local craft beers on draft, and one delicious local food truck. The market is free and open to the public from 1:00 pm - 5:00 pm. Beer specials all day and brewery tour at 2:00 pm!
 

 

Click here for more info!

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