AMA-CON returns this weekend

Amarillo's Original Pop Culture convention is back this weekend. Come explore the awesomeness with cosplay contests, tabletop and video game demos and tournaments, authors, artists, and voiceover actors, photo ops, vendors, and more!

The 2019 AMA-CON will take place on Saturday, August 3, 2019 from 11 am to 7 pm and Sunday, August 4th, 2019 from 12 pm to 6 pm in the north half of the Amarillo Civic Center in Amarillo, Texas.

A 2-day wristband is just $8. A 1-day pass is only $5 and all proceed benefit Friends of the Amarillo Public Library! Kids 6 and under are free.

Costumes should be appropriate for a family audience. No overly scary costumes or real weapons will be allowed. In accordance with Amarillo Public Library and Amarillo Civic Center regulations and in order to maintain the safety of all AMA-CON participants, appropriate footwear must be worn at all times. Prop or handmade fake weapons are allowed, and are the responsibility of the cosplayers at all times.

Registration for gaming tournaments will take place during AMA-CON in the South Exhibit Hall. Registration for cosplay contests will be held in the Regency Room. An events schedule will be available to check times.

AMA-CON started in 2012 and has been growing ever since! In the last 7 years we have served over 25,000 convention goers.