Extremicon 2018

Looking to nerd out near Fort Leonard Wood this summer? Extremicon 2018 at the St. Robert Community Center is the place to see and be seen at the beginning of June!

Extremicon

Extremicon, Pulaski County, Missouri’s only comic convention, is in it’s second year- and growing!

We recently sat down with event organizer Gary Rogers to learn the top five reasons you should not miss this Extremicon.

(SPOILER– the list couldn’t be narrowed down to only five reasons!)

Carla Perez- The Mighty Morphin Power Rangers fandom will be in force to meet and greet Rita Repulsa.

Via IMDB.com

Via IMDB.com

Sheri Ray– Ray, a corrections officer, appeared in season two of A&E’s 60 Days In as an undercover inmate. Her decision to return to Clark county jail as a corrections officer has inspired the spin off series 60 Days In: From Inmate to Officer.
JimmyZ Johnston– Comic book writer (The Tick, Micronauts, & Action Lab Comics’ Subspecies)
Wood’s Motorsports Club’s Car Show– Extremicon’s car show will be held June 2nd. Registration begins at Noon with judging at 2. Four categories: Best Truck, Best Car, Best Motorcycle, and Best of Show
Costume Contest– A comic con wouldn’t be a comic con without costumes! Cash prizes and gift certificates will be awarded!
Cosplay Models– Kitty Red, Lars Van Crafter, Kacey Lane Cosplay, Batgirl Pierce
Authors– Romance, horror, sci-fi, fantasy, & urban fantasy authors will be at Extremicon! Meet Samantha McMillan, Kenny Sills, Alison Merrit, Leigh Savage, Jae Byrd Wells, Jasmine Weaver, and Latasha & Matthew Lee.
Artists– David Faught, J.W. Curry, Ceasar Leo Crawford, Glen Paul Richardson, & Trustin Will Poling.
Social Media– Hawk Holman
Cosplay Contest, Martial Arts, Celebrity Panels, Vendors, Games, Giveaways, & More!

June 1-3 Extremicon 2018

Extremicon Car Show

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This Week Around Pulaski County USA!

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Events for the week of June 12-June 18, 2017

Welcome to the following group:
23rd MP Chapter of the ADVA

June 12- “Inspirations” Book Launch
What: Book release of stories authored by attendees and presenters at the 2016 Military Writers Society of America History Crawl that was held in 2016.
Where: Cellar 66, 115 North Benton, Waynesville
When: 5:00-7:00 p.m.
Cost: FREE admission. A portion of the evenings book sales will be donated to the Devils Elbow Recovery Fund.
Contact: Pulaski County Tourism Bureau– 573.336.6355

June 12 Book Launch Party

June 14 through 17- Pulaski County Regional Fair
What: County fair and carnival
Where: St. Robert Community Center, 114 J.H. Williamson Drive, Saint Robert
When: Wed., Thur., Fri. 4:00 p.m. until 11:00 p.m., Saturday Noon until 11:30 p.m.
Cost: FREE admission
Contact: Pulaski County Regional Fair Board (Carl Boone)- 816.261.6051

June 16, 17, & 18- PFAA Presents “Peter Pan: A Fantasy in Five Acts”
What: Community theater production of Peter Pan, a musical
Where: Theater on the Square, 312 Historic 66 East, Waynesville
When: Sunday Matinee curtain at 2:30 p.m., Evening performances curtain at 7:30 p.m.
Cost: Adults $10, Children 12 and under $5
Contact: Pulaski Fine Arts Association (Rhea Anne Mathews)- 573.774.3050

June 9, 10, 11, 16, 17, 18, 23, 24 PFAA Peter Pan

June 17- 1903 Route 66 Courthouse Museum
What: One of only two remaining Route 66 period courthouses in Missouri. Listed on the National Register of Historic Places.
Where: On The Square, Waynesville
When: 10 am until 4 pm
Cost: FREE admission, donations accepted
Contact: Pulaski County Museum & Historical Society (Denise Seevers)-573.855.3644

1903 Route 66 Courthouse Museum

June 17- Old Stagecoach Stop Museum
What: Pulaski County’s oldest building has served as a private residence, a stagecoach stop, a Civil War hospital, and a hotel on Historic Route 66. Listed on the National Register of Historic Places.
Where: On The Square, Waynesville
When: 10 am until 4 pm
Cost: FREE admission, donations accepted
Contact: Old Stagecoach Stop Foundation (Jeanie Porter)- 573.336.3561

Old Stagecoach Stop

June 17 & 18- Extremicon
What: Saint Robert’s first comicon!
Where: The Retroplex, 512 Old Route 66, St. Robert
When: Saturday 9:00 a.m. until 8:00 p.m., Sunday 9:00 a.m. until 6:00 p.m.
Cost: $6 per day, $10 weekend pass. Some events require additional ticketing.
Contact: Gary Rogers– 573.528.6649

EXtremicon Final

June 17- CYBR Horns & Hooves Rodeo
What: Championship youth bull riding rodeo
Where: Richland Saddle Club. Highway 133 North, Richland
When: 7:00 p.m.
Cost: Adults $10, Children 6 to 12 $5, 5 & Under FREE
Contact: Championship Youth Bull Riding (Randy Russell)- 573.793.3118

June 17 CYBR Richland Rodeo

Looking Ahead:

June 23- Pioneers of Bluegrass, Dixon
June 23 & 24- PFAA Presents “Peter Pan: A Fantasy in Five Acts”, Waynesville
June 24 & 25- Cave State Cruisers Car Show, Waynesville
June 24- Freedom Fest, Waynesville
June 27 thru July 1- Tri County Fair, Richland
July 1- UTV/ATV Pull, Richland
July 1- Paranormal Investigations of the Historic Talbot House, Waynesville
July 29 & 30- Old Settlers Day, Waynesville

For more event listings in Pulaski County USA please visit our online calendar at: http://tinyurl.com/PulaskiCountyUSAEvents or www.facebook.com/PulaskiCountyUSA