Dover Comic Con – What to Do (2018)

At the Dover Public Library

  • Wizarding Room
    • Time: 10:00am-4:00pm
    • Join the First State Potion Masters as they take you on a Harry Potter wizarding journey with costumed characters, props, crafts and more!
  • Otaku Overlook
    • Time: 10:00am-4:30pm
    • The Delaware Anime Society is back again to host the amazing Otaku Overlook.
      • Iron Cosplay Competition
      • DAS Fandom Scavenger Hunt
      • Anime screenings
  • Lobby
  • Kids Space
  • Star Wars Room
    • Time: 11:00am-4:00pm
    • Meet the 501st Legion First State Garrison,   The 501st  Legion will also be collecting unopened Star Wars toys to give out to sick children during their hospital visits.

At the Biggs Museum of American Art

At First State Heritage Park

  • Guided Tours of the Old State House
    • Time: 9:00am-4:30pm
  • Guided Tours of the Johnson Victrola Museum
    • Time: 9:00am-4:30pm
  • A Thousand Ways to Die in a Victorian Home (John Bell House)
    • Time: 9:30am-4:30pm
  • Sickness and Health…and the Occasional Poisoning Walking Tour (Meet outside John Bell House)
    • Time: 10:00am – 3:00pm
  • The Empty Glass: Sherlock Holmes Come to Dover (Old State House)
    • Time: 11am, 1pm, and 3pm

On The Green

  • Kid’s Costume Contest
    • Time: 11:00am-12:00pm
  • Teen Cosplay Contest
    • Time: 1:00pm-2:00pm
  • Adult Cosplay Contest
    • Time: 2:30pm-3:30pm

Other Events & Attractions

  • Photo-Op Booth
    • General Photo-ops, take photos in front of the Dover Comic Con backdrop and pose with photo props provided.
      • Time: 11:00am-12:00pm
    • Matrix Photo-op
      • Time: 12:00pm-1:00pm
    • Princessess Photo-op
      • Time: 1:00pm-2:00pm
    • General Photo-ops, take photos in front of the Dover Comic Con backdrop and pose with photo props provided.
      • Time: 2:00pm-4:00pm
  • Mobile Adventure Escape Room
    • Time: 10:00am-5:00pm
    • Work together as a team to solve unique and challenging puzzles, clues, and Escape before time runs out! (fee)
  • Mobile Cloud Video Game Party
    • Time: 10:00am-5:00pm
    • Mobile Cloud Video Game Party has-7 Hi Def TVs, and Gaming for 28 at a time! (fee)
    • Mobile Cloud Video Game Party will conduct injustice 2 tournaments from 1 to 3pm.
      Sign up for the tournament will begin at 11am. It will cost $10 to compete.
      There are only 16 spaces to sign up and the winner receive half of the pot. Which is $80 plus a medal
  • The Pirate Empire
    • Time: 10:00am-5:00pm
    • Ye be warned…Here thar be Pirates! Sponsored by Xfinity.
  • Ghostbusters Slime Square
    • Time: 10:00am–5:00pm
    • Join our gaggle of Ghostbusters from four amazing groups for photos, activities, and more! Oh and did we mention the cars!

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