FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
Bringing Pop Culture, Comic Conventions Together
Unique Social Online Gathering Experience Helping Communities
HOUSTON, TX – April 22, 2020 – QuarantinedCon is an innovative, full-experience, Pop Culture Expo gathering with Artists, Vendors, Celebrities, Live Q&A Panels, Watch Parties and more! QuarantinedCon is also here to provide a resource for many of the people struggling unable to perform their crafts. The community of convention vendors and artists have greatly been affected through this pandemic. This con is giving the communities a chance to interact and support one another. FREE admission for everyone who loves pop culture & comic conventions. Please join us for this COMPLETELY ONLINE event May 2 -3 at www.Quarantinedcon.com.
QuarantinedCon is 36 hours of fandom with the fun beginning at 10am on Saturday, May 2nd through Sunday, May 3rd at 10:00pm. Founder Dirk Strangely and a network of industry professionals collaborated with several companies, convention promoters, high-profile influencers, industry leaders, state-of-the-art technological masters to specifically design the best live online experience possible! It has been developed to host everything one would normally see at a convention through a single, easy-to-use platform that isn’t available anywhere else.
“We are excited to have you join us for this unique social online gathering experience. Our hope is to spread positivity and provide distraction during this troubled time. This is a proprietary, all-in-one platform where you can interact with artists, vendors, and celebrities and make purchases just as if you were at an in-person convention. We have been working tirelessly to put on this much needed revolutionary virtual convention to serve the need of this industry and uplift an entire community of millions of pop culture loving people,” said Strangely.
There will be two special live multicast panels featuring Netflix series Deadwood cast members Peter Jason, Larry Cedar, Pasha D. Lychnikoff and horror icons Kane Hodder (Texas Chainsaw Massacre III, Friday the 13th), Tiffany Shepsis (Sharknado 2: The Second One, Tromeo and Juliet) and Felissa Rose (Sleepaway Camp). Additional guests scheduled include:
- John Kassir – The Crypt Keeper (Tales from the Crypt)
- Ming Chen – Comic Book Men
- Jerome Blake – Star Wars: Episodes I, II, III
- Chanel Ryan – BASEketball
- Artists Josef Rubinstein, Steve Werblun, Philo Barnhart, Charles Moisant
A complete list of Scheduled Guests and events can be found on the event website. Highlights will include:
- Live celebrity panels between 10am and 10pm each day
- Watch Parties including pop culture topics, watching movies, playing games.
- Artists livestreaming and chatting while they work, taking commissions and selling prints and originals
- Vendors livestreaming, sales of all types of pop culture merchandise
- Guests livestreaming, chatting, selling autographs
- Panels hosted live by guests with Q&A’s
- Sponsors displaying products and services
ArtFarm.TV (sponsor) We publish and promote professional artists. We are not just a publishing and promotion company, we also teach, mentor, and employ artists to work on projects they love and are passionate about.
Our mission is 1) to provide as many people in the pop culture and comic convention industry a means of entertainment, financial support and opportunity and 2) dedicated to allowing all to be a part of something that is needed…a sense of normalcy, relief and hope.