A pop culture convention is happening in Ballarat

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A pop culture convention is happening in Ballarat

Popcon is Sonika’s inaugural pop culture convention.

Sonika are a group of teenagers and young adult volunteers who put together all ages events in Ballarat and Popcon is their first ever pop culture convention on September 23 from 10am-3pm at Trades Hall, 24 Camp Street, Ballarat.

The convention is a place to explore and express appreciation for the fun parts of media, including books, films, television and video games. The event will include a gaming space, market stalls, guest speakers – including authors John Marsden and George Ivanoff, and a costuming and accessory making workshop.

To ensure the best experience for all ages the day will be fully supervised and drug, smoke and alcohol free.

With tickets at just ten dollars this event is the perfect chance to celebrate what you love with those with similar interests, to learn new skills and even get in a handy bit of shopping, all while in a safe and friendly environment.

For more information check out Sonika’s facebook page