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FREE: Selby Library’s Annual Pop Culture Convention. All Ages

Selby Library’s annual pop culture convention, SRQCon, returns again on Saturday, June 8th! This all-ages event will feature panels, demonstrations, cosplay, gaming, VR, escape room, crafts, and much more. Show off your best cosplay and join our cosplay contest!

No tickets or registration required to attend the event; entry is free!

Food Trucks: 

The Empanada Girl

Q & S Kool Cups

SRQCon 2024 Presenter Schedule

11 a.m.: “Secondhand Science: Time Travel in Pop Culture” with Nienna Nir

12 p.m.: “Cosplay Dance” with Shimmy BOOM

1 p.m.: “Comic Creation Workshop” with Bat City Comics

2 p.m.: “Horror in the Age of Horror” with Southwest Florida Horror Writers Association

2 p.m.: “Character Development Workshop” with Emily Carr

3 p.m.: “Cosplay Contest” with YOU! Categories are: YouthTeenAdult.

Crafts Schedule:

11 a.m. – 12 p.m. and 1 p.m. – 3 p.m. : Decorate a cap in the Creation Station

11 a.m. – 1 p.m. and 2 p.m. – 3 p.m. : Silk screen a book bag in the youth program room

Escape Room: 11 a.m. – 3 p.m.

Video Games and VR in the Teen Room: 1 – 3 p.m.

Swing by the vendor and community group tables in the Rotunda too!


Click HERE for more information


Jun 08 2024


11:00 am - 4:00 pm


Selby Library
1331 First St. Sarasota, FL 34236