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Event Information


Come join our staff for two full days of excitement and fun where fans of Anime, Sci-fi, Fantasy, Comics, Video Games, and more unite for an awesome weekend at ETSU!


ETSU-Con 2014


The convention takes place in Johnson City, TN, in the D.P. Culp Center located at East Tennessee State University's beautiful main campus.


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Whether you're interested in participating as an artist, a vendor, a volunteer, or a panelist, you'll find the information you need here! 

Hours of Operation

The convention dates are Saturday and Sunday, February 17th and 18th and the hours are from 10:00am to 10:00pm.

The Vendor Hall/Artist’s Alley will be open from 11:00am to 7:00pm Saturday and 12:00 to 6:00pm


Video Game Tournaments

ETSU-Con's annual Video Game tournaments, hosted by the Digital Media Center's Gaming Communitites as well as our other partners will be held in the Cave on the 1st floor of the D.P. Culp Center starting at 10am Saturday.

Tournaments include Super Smash Bros. (4), Super Smash Bros. (Melee), Team Smash (Project M), Overwatch, League of Legends, and Hearthstone.

Links for the Smash Tournament signups can be found here: 


Artist's Alley

Please fill out the artist space form if you are interested in purchasing space in our artists alley

Once that has been completed please email it to us at

Each artist alley space costs $25 per 8'x8' area with a maximum of two spaces.


Panels and Cosplay Contest
If you are interested in hosting a panel, please complete our panel application!

Cosplay contest rules are being updated. However if you are interested in our Cosplay Contest you can view our rules from last year. Keep in mind some rules might be changed or added.

Registration for the Cosplay Contest will be from 11AM-1PM on Saturday February 17th on-site.



If you would like to purchase vendor space please fill out the vendor form

Once the form has been completed please email it to

Please note that the price per space is $75 per 8'x8' area. (Please limit 5 spaces per Vendor).



If you are interested in becoming a volunteer please email us at  

Orientations dates are currently being determined.

The orientation is required for anyone wishing to volunteer. Volunteers may sign up for 2 hour shifts during ETSU-Con and will receive free snacks and drinks, as well as potential meet-and-greets with guests, free or discounted autographs with guests, and leadership experience.


Building Layout

Visit this page to see the layout of the D.P. Culp Center, where ETSU-Con will be held.


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