CopperCon to celebrate sci-fi, fantasy in Scottsdale

Sci-Fi & Fantasy

Goliath, Gargoyles, Disney, Toon Disney, Disney Afternoon, Keith David, CopperCon, CASFS, Arizona, Scottsdale, East Valley Tribune, Nerdvana, Jayson PetersCopperCon, the annual Arizona science fiction and fantasy convention hosted by the Central Arizona Speculative Fiction Society, is coming Aug. 29-31 to Embassy Suites Scottsdale, 4415 E. Paradise Village Pkwy S., Phoenix. [MAP]

Guests include: writer Greg Weisman, creator of the still-amazing Disney Afternoon cartoon Gargoyles (which you can watch daily on Toon Disney) and producer of the animated series The Spectacular Spider-Man on The CW4Kids; comic artist David Hedgecock; and author MaryJanice Davidson.

There also will be an art show, charity auction, the obligatory dealers room, RPGs and LARPs, a sci-fi/fantasy/cosplay masquerade set up like a fashion show and short film screenings.

Attendance is $40 per person through July 31 and $45 after that and at the door. Attendees ages 7-12 are half-price and kids younger than that get in free with a paid adult admission. For more information, refer to

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