If you are into video games, cosplay, steampunk, comic books and more.  Then you definitely don't want to miss out on the best show for you here in Amarillo and that is Ama-Con.

Ben A. Pruchnie/Getty Image
Ben A. Pruchnie/Getty Image

Ama-Con is brought to you by the Friends of the Amarillo Public Library.

WHAT: Ama-Con

WHEN: Saturday, August 1st, 11-7pm & Sunday, August 2nd, 12-6pm

WHERE: Amarillo Civic Center - North and South Exhibit Halls and the Regency Room

COST: $5 per person (good for both days) Kids 6 and under get in free

Enjoy vendors from comics to steampunk.

There will be several Panels and Presentations

  • The Silver Age of the American Comics
  • Cosplay Crafting with Kaia Cosplay
  • Casting Words: Creating Podcast Magic
  • The Hero's Journey
  • Steampunk
  • Poetry Slam
  • Death Note: A Fan Led Cosplay Presentation
  • Unsung: Heroes You Never Knew

Plus, Meet voice actor Sonny Strait, voices of Krillin of Dragonball Z and Maes Hughes from Fullmetal Alchemist.

So many wonderful things involving all your favorite things will be at Ama-Con.

Friends of the Public Library raises funds to help the Friends support Library projects including the Summer Reading Program, ESL Classes, READ to SUCCEED Adult Reading Skills Tutoring, the Amarillo Anime Club for teens, and many other fun and educational projects for kids, teens and adults.


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