An Awesome Little Con On The Emerald Coast!
Emerald Coast Con will be held at the Ramada Plaza Beach Resort 1500 Miracle Strip Pkwy SE Fort Walton Beach, Florida 32548
Saturday, November 18, 2017: 9:00 am to 11:55 pm and Sunday, November 19, 2017: 9:00 am to 5:00 pm
Emerald Coast Con is a multi-genre convention in Fort Walton Beach, FL! Emerald Coast Con began in 2015 as a video game fundraising initiative in Northwest Florida dedicated. Emerald Coast Con is not only for gamers, but also hosts a broad assortment of pop-culture panels and fanfare for lovers of comics, sci-fi, fantasy, anime, and multi-genre entertainment throughout the Southeast. Proceeds from Emerald Coast Con benefit The Arc of The Emerald Coast a local nonprofit.
Now Accepting Applications for Vendor Hall and Artist Alley!
Emerald Coast Con is currently accepting applications for vendors and artists. We are seeking vendors, artists, and exhibits that will compliment and enhance Emerald Coast Con’s gaming, fandom, and pop-culture atmosphere. In order to offer our attendees the most diverse selection the vendor and artist alley will be selected by juried entry this year. Applications for consideration are due by July 16th, 2017. Contracts will be sent out no later than July 23nd, 2017 to the Vendors and Artists selected.
For more information and applications: emeraldcon.com/vendor-registration/
Emerald Coast Con is excited to again host in 2017 competitive gaming tournaments for Wii U, PS4, and Xbox One on the Emerald Coast Con Gaming Expo Floor! All tournaments will be open for both days of the event. All attendees are welcome to compete but must register onsite. Great prize packages to include CASHS will be announced at a later date.
Possible tournament games may include but not limited to Super Smash Brothers 4, Mortal Kombat, Ultra Super Street Fighter 4, BlazBlue: Chrono Extend, Killer Instinct, Ultimate Marvel vs Capcom 3, and more.
The Retro Gaming Lounge will feature over 25 retro gaming stations including NES, Super Nintendo, N64, GameCube, Sega Master System, Sega Genesis, Sega Saturn, Dreamcast, Playstation 1 and 2, Xbox, NeoGeo, and Turbo Duo consoles. We’re pulling out all the classics, rare, and sought after gems for our guests to enjoy.