WELCOME:


The Central Valley's POP Culture Convention
Tulare Sci-Fi Con welcomes all genre.
In association with and proceeds to benefit
"Make The World A Better Place Foundation"

  Some things you can expect
to find at the con include:
  Some Guests you can expect to see around the con:  
     
SPONSOR(s):
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NEWS:
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l Thursday, March 9, 2017 @ 9:00 PM Derek l
  SPECIAL Announcement -
 
The Tulare Sci-Fi Con EVENT GUIDE is now available ONLINE.  There will be a LIMITED number of hard copy Event Guides (1000) available at the information booth.  All art work was specially designed and created for this years con by Artist Marc Rene.

As with any large event, things change on a dime.  The contents of the online version of the Event Guide contain updates, error corrections, changes to the program and map layout's done after the Event Guide was sent to the printers.
 
CLICK HERE TO GET YOUR COPY NOW !!
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l Tuesday, March 7, 2017 @ 1:30 PM Derek l
  Program Schedule -
 
The Program Schedule has been published online <HERE> and will be in the printed and online versions of the Event Guide.

We have updated the list of Artists attending.  <HERE>
 
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l Saturday, February 25, 2017 @ 9:00 PM Derek l
  SPECIAL Guest Announcement -
 
We are please to announce Stephen Costantino will be appearing at the Tulare Sci-Fi Con.

Stephen Costantino is an actor and producer and accomplished musician.

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Stephen Costantino - Photo  
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l Saturday, February 25, 2017 @ 8:30 PM Derek l
  Special Appearance Announcement -
 
We are please to announce members of the Hanford Carnegie Museum will be at the Tulare Sci-Fi Con.

"Step Back in Time" with our Historical Walking Tours which takes you through Historic Downtown Hanford to the 1800's!

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Hanford Carnegie Museum - Photo 
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l Friday, February 24, 2017 @ 10:30 PM Derek l
  Special Appearance Announcement -
 
We are please to announce The Library Bards will be appearing at the Tulare Sci-Fi Con.

From Creative music videos to live performaces, this duo has performed at over 50 conventions in 2015-2016.  They will be performing just ahead of the Costume Contest.

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The Library Bards - Photo 
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l Friday, February 24, 2017 @ 10:00 PM Derek l
  SPECIAL Guest Announcement -
 
We are please to announce Ghost Watch Paranormal will be appearing at the Tulare Sci-Fi Con.

This team has several high-profile paranormal investigations to their credit.

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Cast of Ghost Watch Paranormal - Photo 
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l Friday, February 24, 2017 @ 9:30 PM Derek l
  Special Appearance Announcement -
 
We are please to announce the following Media Guests, which includes Directors/Producers/Actors that will be appearing at the Tulare Sci-Fi Con.  This may not be the final list, just those we have so far....
Bloomer, Douglas  Mackey, Chris 
Cable, Philip  Rodriguez, Michael J. 
Cable, Belinda  Sconce, Matthew 
Carney, Dana T.  Seargeant, Scott 
Bird, RIckey  Silveira, Robert 
Hall, Kenneth  Smith, Jerry 
Lyons, Katy   

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l Friday, February 24, 2017 @ 9:00 PM Derek l
  Special Appearance Announcement -
 
We are please to announce Boy Scouts of America: Troop 274 (Tulare Area) will be have a booth at the Tulare Sci-Fi Con.

The Boy Scouts provide programs and training for more than 10,000 boys, grades Kindergarten through 12th grade, in Fresno, Kern, Kings, Madera and Tulare Counties.

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Logo - Boy Scouts of America: Troop 274 
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l Tuesday, February 21, 2017 @ 10:00 PM Derek l
  Special Appearance Announcement -
 
We are pleased to announce the 501st Legion - Central California Garrison will be appearing at the Tulare Sci-Fi Con.

Central California Garrison serves the Eastern half of California from Northern Modoc county to Central Tulare county.

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Logo - 501st Legion 
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l Tuesday, February 21, 2017 @ 9:30 PM Derek l
  Special Appearance Announcement -
 
We are pleased to announce the 1701st Fleet: USS Saroyan (Star Trek costuming club) will be appearing at the Tulare Sci-Fi Con.

The USS Saroyan is the Central Valley Chapter/Ship of the 1701st Fleet and has a strong interest in gaming and future charity work.

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Logo - 1701st Fleet: USS Saroyan 
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l Tuesday, February 21, 2017 @ 9:00 PM Derek l
  SPECIAL Guest Announcement -
 
We are please to announce Dan Truly will be appearing at the Tulare Sci-Fi Con.

Dan is a Writer/Producer known for "Law & Order: Special Victims Unit" and "Blue Bloods" to name a few.

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Dan Truly - Photo 
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l Tuesday, February 21, 2017 @ 8:30 PM Derek l
  Special Appearance Announcement -
 
We are pleased to announce the Royal Manticoran Navy will be appearing at the Tulare Sci-Fi Con.

They are the Official Honor Harrington Fan Club, celebrates the work of David Weber and other authors who have contributed to the

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Logo - Royal Manticoran Navy - HMS Thunderer 
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l Tuesday, February 21, 2017 @ 8:00 PM Derek l
  Special Appearance Announcement -
 
We are pleased to announce Iron Gate Swordfighting will be appearing and performing some demonstrations at the Tulare Sci-Fi Con.

Historical European Martial Arts is an affiliate of the Historical European Martial Arts Alliance.

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Logo - Iron Gate Swordfighting 
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l Monday, February 20, 2017 @ 10:00 PM Derek l
  SPECIAL Guest Announcement -
 
We are please to announce Michael Lange will be appearing at the Tulare Sci-Fi Con.

Dan is an accomplished Director, with over 200 directing credits.

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Michael Lange - Photo 
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l Monday, February 20, 2017 @ 9:30 PM Derek l
  Special Appearance Announcement -
 
We are please to announce Joey Otten will be appearing at the Tulare Sci-Fi Con.

Joey is the "Captain America" cosplayer who attends and delights fans at conventions and special events.

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Joey Otten - Captain America - Photo 
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l Monday, February 20, 2017 @ 9:00 PM Derek l
  Special Appearance Announcement -
 
We are pleased to announce the Guild of St. Mortimer will be appearing at the Tulare Sci-Fi Con.

They are the group behind the Annual Tulare Renaissance Festival held in Visalia, of which this is there 26th year.

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Logo - Guild of St Mortimer 
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l Monday, February 20, 2017 @ 8:00 PM Derek l
  SPECIAL Guest Announcement -
 
We are please to announce Deborah Dutch will be appearing at the Tulare Sci-Fi Con.

Deborah has starred in Bruce Lee Strikes Back From The Grave, Dinosaur Island, Hollywood Warrioress, Vampiress: Lady of the Night.

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Deborah Dutch - Photo
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l Sunday, February 19, 2017 @ 11:00 PM Derek l
  Tournament Announcement -
 
We are please to announce Magic the Gathering tournament is coming to the Tulare Sci-Fi Con.

Nestled in Central California we would like to invite Magic players everywhere to this special event.

For specific information on the tournament, contact DJ Collectables Shoppe in Hanford CA.  DJ's is hosting the event and taking sign-ups.

Facebook: DJ Collectables Shoppe

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Logo - Magic: The Gathering

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l Sunday, February 19, 2017 @ 10:30 PM Derek l
  Artist/Writer's Announcement -
 
We are please to announce the following Artists/Writers will be appearing at the Tulare Sci-Fi Con.  This may not be the final list, just those we have so far....
Amachree, Tonye Jamison, Taylor
Andersen, Kirsten Jones, Garrett
Cadena, Diego Luena, Edward
Carter, Allen Mathenia, Daviana
Clark, Kelsi Morgon, Roh
Clark, Mark Nelson, JD
Barrow, Megan Rene, Marc
Bebber, Kristin "Maxy" Salazar, Andres
Beckwith, Jason Salbacka, Tracy
Bedford, Jill Simon, Ann
Briley, Jan Slavin, Cosette
DelTour Jr., Stephen Slavin, Stephanie
Gallowglas, M Todd Tanner, Michael J.
Her, Ziang Williams, Cheyenne
Holly-Rosing, Madeline Yada, Elizabeth

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l Sunday, February 19, 2017 @ 10:00 PM Derek l
  Special Appearance Announcement -
 
We are please to announce "The Homicidal Homemaker" Kaci Hansen and the Central Valley Horror Club will be appearing at the Tulare Sci-Fi Con.

They are here in the valley to unite existing fans of the horror genre, and reach out to new ones while providing unique, affordable and all-ages entertainment to the entire Central Valley.

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Logo - Central Valley Horror Club
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l Sunday, February 19, 2017 @ 9:30 PM Derek l
  Exhibitor's Guide -
 
The Exhibitor's Guide (.pdf) is now available to view online or download.  All exhibitors need to read and make sure their registration is complete.  If you have NOT received and email confirming your registration, that means we are missing something and your registration is incomplete.  Any incomplete registrations after March 1st, will be removed from the exhibitors list and/or program.

The Agri-Center satalite map has been updated.  If you already downloaded it, please review the changes... LINK: MAP

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Exhibitor's Guide:
Exhibitor Application Form (PDF)Exhibitor Application Form (ZIP)
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l Saturday, January 21, 2017 @ 12:30 PM Derek l
  SPECIAL Guest Announcement -
 
We are pleased to announce that Erin Fitzgerald will be coming back to and appearing at Tulare Sci-Fi Con.

Erin was part of the cast of Monster High, Bleach, Batgirl Year One, Naruto and now Ed, Edd And Eddy and is a regular on Combat Radio. It's a privilege to have her onboard!

SUNDAY ONLY !!

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Erin Fitzgerald - Photo
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l Saturday, January 21, 2017 @ 12:00 PM Derek l
  SPECIAL Guest Announcement -
 
We are please to announce Michael Gaglio will be appearing at the Tulare Sci-Fi Con.

Mike is known for his work on The Halfway House (2004),
Titanic II (2010) and American Bandits: Frank and Jesse James (2010).
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
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Mike Gaglio - Photo
Don Post & Forry Ackerman replica Set
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l Friday, January 20, 2017 @ 11:00 PM Derek l
  SPECIAL Guest Announcement -
 
We are please to announce Harrison Ellenshaw will be appearing at the Tulare Sci-Fi Con.

Harrison got his start working for Disney Studios with his father, Disney Legend Peter Ellenshaw (Mary Poppins, 20,000 Leagues Under The Sea).

SUNDAY ONLY !!

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Harrison Ellenshaw - Photo
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l Friday, January 20, 2017 @ 10:30 PM Derek l
  SPECIAL Guest Announcement -
 
We are pleased to announce Actor, puppeteer, writer and voice-over artist, Jeffrey Breslauer will be appearing at the Tulare Sci-Fi Con.

Jeffrey was born in the Bronx and raised in Levittown, Long Island. After graduating with a degree in Broadcasting from Hofstra University, Jeff began his performance career in New York in the mid-1970s. His puppeteering work can be seen in "The Muppets Take Manhattan" and "The Muppets at Walt Disney World." At EPCOT, in Walt Disney World, Jeff played "The Dreamfinder," manipulating "Figment," the little dragon star of "Journey into Imagination.


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Jeffrey Breslauer - Photo
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l Friday, January 20, 2017 @ 10:00 PM Derek l
  Special Appearance Announcement -
 
We are please to announce Michael Mittleider will be appearing at the Tulare Sci-Fi Con.

Mike is "the" MEGATRON cosplayer who attends and delights fans at conventions and special events such as the Combat Radio "Breakfast with Santa" for homeless children and their families.

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Mittleider, Michael - Megatron Photo
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l Wednesday, January 18, 2017 @ 8:30 PM Derek l
  SPECIAL Guest Announcement -
 
We are pleased to announce that Jimmy Hunt will be appearing at the Tulare Sci-Fi Con.

Jimmy Hunt was born on December 4, 1939 in Los Angeles, California. He was seven years old when he was selected by an
MGM talent scout to play Van Johnson as a child in High Barbaree (1947).


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Jimmy Hunt - Photo
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l Wedneday, January 18, 2017 @ 8:00 PM Derek l
  SPECIAL Guest Announcement -
 
We are please to announce Steven L Sears will be appearing at the Tulare Sci-Fi Con.

Steven has written for hits such as Transformers Rescue Bots, The A-Team and Walker Texas Ranger!

SUNDAY ONLY !!

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Steven L Sears - Photo
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l Saturday, January 14, 2017 @ 12:30 PM Derek l
  SPECIAL Guest Announcement -
 
We are please to announce Mark Marshall will be appearing at the Tulare Sci-Fi Con.

Mark served as production assistant on "More American Graffiti," "Star Wars Episode V: The Empire Strikes Back" and "Raiders of the Lost Ark".

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Mark Marshall - Photo
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l Saturday, January 14, 2017 @ 12:00 PM Derek l
  SPECIAL Guest Announcement -
 
We are please to announce Margo Apostolos will be appearing at the Tulare Sci-Fi Con.

Margo is an actress, known for Star Wars: Episode VI - Return of the Jedi (1983).

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Margo Apostolos - Photo
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l Saturday, January 14, 2017 @ 11:30 AM Derek l
  SPECIAL Guest Announcement -
 
We are please to announce Darrell Mapson will be appearing at the Tulare Sci-Fi Con.

Darrell's film debut was in More American Grafitti as a draft protestor and has 30 years of acting since as a cop, sheriff, guard, detective, soldier, biker, bouncer, bodyguard, hillbilly, redneck, Elvis Impersonator, etc.

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Darrell Mapson - Photo
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l Saturday, January 14, 2017 @ 11:00 AM Derek l
  SPECIAL Guest Announcement -
 
We are please to announce Greg Lightner will be appearing at the Tulare Sci-Fi Con.

Greg appeared on syfy's FaceOff and has worked on Jug Face (2013), Corpsing (2013) and Hansel & Gretel.
(2013).

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Greg Lightner - Photo
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l Saturday, January 14, 2017 @ 10:30 AM Derek l
  SPECIAL Guest Announcement -
 
We are please to announce Kenneth Kastler will be appearing at the Tulare Sci-Fi Con.

Kenneth .. aka "DOC PHINEAS" is known on TV as "the Professor" (antiquities expert) on the hit show PAWN STARS on the History Channel.

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Kenneth Kastler - Photo
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l Saturday, January 14, 2017 @ 10:00 AM Derek l
  SPECIAL Guest Announcement -
 
We are please to announce Dennis Hayden will be appearing at the Tulare Sci-Fi Con.

Dennis spent a Christmas battling Bruce Willis in Die Hard (also Action Jackson, Race To Witch Mountain, Wild Bill and Sniper 2).

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Dennis Hayden - Photo
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l Monday, January 9, 2017 @ 1:00 PM Derek l
  SPECIAL Guest Announcement -
 
We are please to announce William Butler will be appearing at the Tulare Sci-Fi Con.

After getting his start as horror’s boy next door in many genre films including “Friday the 13th VII”, “Leatherface, the Texas Chainsaw Massacre 3” Butler continued acting throughout the 80’s and 90’s appearing in many other film and television projects.

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William Butler - Photo
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l Monday, January 9, 2017 @ 12:30 PM Derek l
  SPECIAL Guest Announcement -
 
We are please to announce Adrian Paul will be appearing at the Tulare Sci-Fi Con.

Adrian has appeared in memorable films and television (Highlander, Dark Shadows and War of the Worlds).

Adrian will be bringing his "The SWORD EXPERIENCE" to Tulare Sci-Fi Con.  It's a special 3 hour training event, and requires the purchase of a seperate ticket (just for this experience) by registering at "The SWORD EXPERIENCE" website < HERE >.
 
(Only "The Sword Experience" is cancelled: 2/22/2017)  Note from Adrian Paul on the Guset page.  Adrian Paul will still be at the convention signing.
 
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Adrian Paul - Photo

SWORD EXPERIENCE
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l Monday, January 9, 2017 @ 12:00 PM Derek l
  Special Appearance Announcement -
 
We are pleased to announce CSUB Campus Gamers will be appearing at the Tulare Sci-Fi Con.

Come by the booth to play some retro games and learn more about the marathon.

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CSU Bakersfield: Campus Gamers - Logo
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l Monday, January 9, 2017 @ 11:45 AM Derek l
  Special Appearance Announcement -
 
We are pleased to announce the Society for Creative Anachronism:
Barony of Nordwache
will be appearing and performing some demonstrations at the Tulare Sci-Fi Con.

They are the Official Honor Harrington Fan Club, celebrates the work of David Weber and other authors who have contributed to the Honorverse.

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SCA - Barony of Nordwache - Logo
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l Monday, January 9, 2017 @ 11:30 AM Derek l
  SPECIAL Guest Announcement -
 
We are please to announce Bob Gurr will be appearing at the Tulare Sci-Fi Con.

Bob Gurr is a Disney Legend.  He is designer of some of the most beloved rides at Disneyland.  Some of which include: The Matterhorn, Monorail and Haunted Mansion.

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Bob Gurr - Photo
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l Monady, January 9, 2017 @ 11:00 AM Derek l
  SPECIAL Guest Announcement -
 
We are please to announce C. Andrew Nelson will be appearing at the Tulare Sci-Fi Con.

Nelson spent six years at LucasArts Entertainment Company where he was a VFX supervisor and senior artist. He is most notable for having played the role of Darth Vader for Lucasfilm since 1994.

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C. Andrew Nelson - Photo
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l Sunday, January 8, 2017 @ 11:30 AM Derek l
  Special Appearance Announcement -
 
We are please to announce the Rebel Legion: Endor Base (Star Wars costuming club) will be appearing at the Tulare Sci-Fi Con.

Rebel Legion is a volunteer costume club dedicated to the heroes of the Star Wars universe. Endor Base serves Northern California, Central California and Alaska.

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Rebel Legion: Endor Base - Logo
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l Sunday, January 8, 2017 @ 11:30 AM Derek l
  Special Appearance Announcement -
 
We are please to announce the The Twin Suns: Star Wars Club (a Star Wars Fan club) will be appearing at the Tulare Sci-Fi Con.

We are located in California covering from Turlock to Orange County, which encombases most of the Central Valley and parts of Southern California.

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The Twin Suns: Star Wars Club - Logo
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l Sunday, January 8, 2017 @ 11:00 AM Derek l
  SPECIAL Guest Announcement -
 
We are please to announce Ethan Dettenmaier will be appearing and broadcasting live at the Tulare Sci-Fi Con.

Ethan is host of Combat Radio which is a powder keg of explosive entertainment chaos with high-profile guests from the world of Film, Music and Ultimate Fighting.

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Ethan Dettenmaier - Photo
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l Saturday, January 7, 2017 @ 8:00 PM Derek l
  SPECIAL Announcement -
  The First 1000 kids (16 and under) will receive a FREE comic at the door at Tulare Sci-Fi Con. This has been made possible by the generous donation of Silver Wolf Comics of Bakersfield
  Silver Wolf Comics & Collectables - Image
  Disclaimer: We will not pre-screen comics when handing them out. It's up to the parents to determine if the comic material is suitable for their child. A parent may return the comic if unsuitable, for another randomly selected comic (while suppies last). Kids or parents will not be allowed to choose which comic they get. Kids are free to trade during the show.

SPONSOR INFO
 
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l Monday, November 7, 2017 @ 11:00 AM Derek l
  TULARE SCI-FI CON - MARCH 11-12, 2017
  We are pleased to announce the dates for the Third Tulare Sci-Fi Con to be held at the International Agri-Center on March 11-12, 2017 in "Building C".
   
  If you are interested in Exhibiting, Concession services, Volunteering, Any type of Programming (ie Tournament, Show or Panel), Entering the Costume Contest or Film Festival, all FORMS ARE AVAILABLE NOW.  Download, complete and return applicable forms now.  Don't wait until the last minute, spaces fill up FAST !!
Tulare Sci-Fi Con 2017 - Flyer
Event Flyer v2 (pdf)
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