DENVER, Oct. 10, 2018 /PRNewswire/ — Pop Culture Classroom, producer of Denver Pop Culture Con (formerly Denver Comic Con) today officially announced the launch of their second pop culture convention, Reno Pop Culture Con (RPCC). RPCC will take place November 8-10, 2019 at the Reno-Sparks Convention Center in Reno, Nevada.

Pop Culture Classroom is the educational non-profit behind Denver Comic Con, one of the most highly attended pop culture conventions in the U.S. (PRNewsfoto/Pop Culture Classroom)

RPCC is a three-day, family-friendly, fan-focused extravaganza, featuring the best in pop culture entertainment. Attendees will have the opportunity to meet comics artists and writers, book authors, and celebrity guests, shop for collectibles, attend panels and programming, or visit the Pop Culture Classroom’s Kids’ Lab.

“We’re excited to have a full-fledged pop culture convention in our destination,” said Jennifer Cunningham, executive vice president of the Reno-Sparks Convention and Visitors Authority. “This is a wonderful opportunity to introduce a new group of unique visitors to Reno Tahoe, and it’s also a great addition to the destination’s extensive calendar of unique festivals and events.”

RPCC is a program of the Colorado-based nonprofit Pop Culture Classroom, whose mission is to inspire a love of learning, to increase literacy, celebrate diversity, and build community through pop culture education. The proceeds of this event benefit Pop Culture Classroom’s overall educational endeavors.

“We are thrilled and honored that the people of Reno and the Reno-Sparks Convention and Visitors Authority have invited us into their community,” said Dr. Christina Angel, Convention Director.

“We will use everything we’ve learned over the past seven years producing Denver Pop Culture Con to bring Reno a truly world-class convention, giving attendees the opportunity to meet some of the biggest stars in film, TV, comics and gaming today, in addition to our top-notch programming. We pride ourselves on having a little something for everyone,” added Angel.

For more information about Reno Pop Culture Con, visit www.renopopculturecon.com  or www.popcultureclassroom.org. Tickets will go on sale in early 2019.

 

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