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AFTER PARTY

AFTER PARTY

AT THE HOLIDAY BOWL ON SATURDAY, june 18, 2022

We are having our free After Party featuring both bowling & karaoke on Saturday night (June 18) at the Holiday Bowl in Altoona from 9:00 pm to 2:00 am.

Where:

Holiday Bowl
181 Bowling Lane
Altoona, PA 16601

When:

Saturday Night
‍9:00 pm – 2:00 am

Special Bowling Rates:

Only $20 per lane per hour.

Up to 6 people per lane
(as low as $5.00 per person for an hour)

FREE SHOE RENTALS!

AUTOGRAPHS & PHOTO OPS

AUTOGRAPHS & PHOTO OPS

Prices coming soon.

CON-QUEST

CON-QUEST

Sci-Fi Valley Con’s Con-Quest presented by the Gearbox Union is a unique event that happens only at Sci-Fi Valley Con! It’s an amazingly fun charity adventure across the entire convention benefiting children’s hospitals all over the planet!

Convention Patrons:

For a $5 donation to the Child’s Play Charity, you’ll receive five raffle tickets for all the fabulous donated prizes along with an official GBU Con-Quest pouch and an one day questing pass! Then with the map provided in the Sci-Fi Valley Con flyer you can visit each participating table, complete their quests (things like act like a zombie/dance like a unicorn/quote your favorite superhero), and be rewarded with official GBU Con-Quest bottle caps! These bottle caps can then be traded in at the Mega-Table to acquire additional raffle tickets!You can start your heroic journey at the Gearbox Union Con-Quest Mega-Table! There are new quests each day, random trade values for raffle tickets, secrets to discover, and much more!

Vendors/Artists/Guests:

Will you have a table at the convention and you’d like to be part of the Con-Quest? Awesome! All that is required is a donation to the charity raffle and participation in the Con-Quest activities!

Send an email to GearboxUnion@gmail.com to sign up.


COSTUME CONTEST

COSTUME CONTEST

Come dressed in your favor Sci-Fi, Horror, Fantasy, or Anime costume at Sci-Fi Valley Con.
1st, 2nd, and 3rd Place Trophies will be awarded to the best costumes.

Registration Begins:

Saturday (June 18) at 10:00 a.m.

Contest Begins:

Saturday (June 18) at 6:00 p.m.

Age Categories:

  • Juniors: 0 – 12 years old
  • Teens: 13 – 17 years old
  • Adults: 18 – 100+ years old
CHARITY AUCTION

CHARITY AUCTION



All proceeds from the Charity Auction will benefit Extra Life.

Please come with your checkbooks ready, because there will be tons of fine art available for auction thanks to our many talented artists attending the convention.


SCHEDULE:

Saturday: June 18, 2022 at 3:00 pm
CHARITY QUICK SKETCHES

CHARITY QUICK SKETCHES


The Charity Quick Sketches will be held on Friday, Saturday, and Sunday at Sci-Fi Valley Con for one hour. We will be getting as many artists together in one area to draw as many things as possible. Each sketch is then auctioned off as soon as the artist finishes it.

Can’t find a print of your favorite superhero on the exhibitor floor? No problem. Attend the Charity Quick Sketches and yell out whatever you want them to draw, then try to win it by buying raffle tickets.

Sci-Fi Valley Con will be providing all of the materials for the many talented artists participating.

All of the proceeds will go to various different charities.

SCHEDULE:

Friday: 6:00-7:00
Saturday: 1:30-2:30
Sunday: 2:00-3:00
DAGORHIR DEMONSTRATIONS

DAGORHIR DEMONSTRATIONS

MEDIEVAL COMBAT DEMOS


Where: Outside on The Lawn

Gather round folks for the demonstration of epic proportions! Do you daydream about being a noble knight or ruthless rogue? Are you a fan action packed outdoor activities and awesome mystical characters? Or maybe you’d just like the chance to beat up your friend and try out a brand new hobby? Then welcome to the world of Dagorhir, a medieval sport for a modern age! It’s a full contact combat game with safety as priority one where players dress in archaic garb and fight one another with foam based weaponry. The presentation will be brought to you by the Wolves of Asgard unit based in Johnstown who will explain the basic rules, describe the equipment used, show you what the combat is like, and much more! It will also feature the Gearbox Union as the rowdy crowd rallying hooligans they are! Be sure to also stick around after the show to try Dagorhir and jumping into the fray yourself with the stockpile of padded hardware that will be on hand. (Waiver required and parental supervisor required for minors) So come outside to be introduced a legendary pastime and LAY ON!

GUEST PANELS

GUEST PANELS

RETRO GAMING ARCADE

RETRO GAMING ARCADE

Sci-Fi Valley Con has dedicated a lot of time and resources towards having a huge, awesome room full of every single retro video game console. We will have more than 32 different consoles with games so you can experience every single video game console in person. Over 45 years of home video game console history in one room, just for you.

Here are the consoles that we will have available to play:

  • National Semiconductor Adversary
  • Commodore 64
  • Apple IIe
  • Apple Macintosh SE/30
  • Apple iMac G3
  • Atari 2600
  • Atari 5200
  • Atari 7800
  • Atari Jaguar
  • Mattel Intellivision
  • ColecoVision
  • Magnavox Odyssey
  • Magnavox Odyssey 2
  • Sega Master System
  • Sega Genesis
  • Sega Saturn
  • Sega Dreamcast
  • Nintendo
  • Super Nintendo
  • Nintendo 64
  • Nintendo Virtual Boy
  • Nintendo Gamecube
  • Nintendo Wii
  • Goldstar 3DO
  • SNK NeoGeo AES
  • SNK NeoGeo CD
  • NEC TurboGrafx 16
  • Philips CD-i
  • Microsoft Xbox
  • Microsoft Xbox 360
  • Sony Playstation
  • Sony Playstation 2
  • Sony Playstation 3
TABLETOP GAMING

TABLETOP GAMING

The following schedule is subject to change.

Sci-Fi Valley Con is the home of gaming. We've partnered with many local gaming groups such as Snake Eyes Gaming and Sentinels’ Keep Gaming Society.

We feature gaming of all different types:

  • Dungeons & Dragons
  • Warhammer 40,000
  • HeroClix
  • Magic: The Gathering
  • Yu-Gi-Oh
  • Pokemon

Snake Eyes Gaming Schedule:

Friday (2pm-9pm):

  • 3pm - Magic the Gathering 8 man Single Elimination Draft pods $12 Buy-in (Will sign-up Pods until 6pm)
  • 4pm - Pokemon (Standard) Tournament $10 Buy-in

Saturday (10am-8pm):

  • 11am - Star Wars Legion Tournament ($5)
  • 12pm - Warhammer 40k Kill Team Tournament ($5)
  • 4pm - Warhammer Age of Sigmar Event ($5)

Sunday (10am-5pm):

  • 11am - Heroclix Battle Royal event ($5)
  • 12pm - Star Wars X-wing ($5)

Fri-Sun:

  • Miniature Painting Workshop (Paint and keep a Miniature) $10

Sun: Miniature Painting contest ($10 Entry)

  • 1st: $200 Gift card to Snake Eyes Gaming
  • 2nd:$100 Gift Card to Snake Eyes Gaming
  • 3rd: $50 Gift Card to Snake Eyes Gaming
TRIVIA TOURNAMENT

TRIVIA TOURNAMENT

Come take part in our Trivia Tournaments on Friday, Saturday, and Sunday at Sci-Fi Valley Con! Trophies and Best Buy gift cards will be awarded to the biggest geeks at the con.

SCHEDULE:

Friday: 3:30-4:30
Saturday: 5:00-6:00
Sunday: 2:30-3:30

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