After taking a COVID break in 2020, Big River Comic Convention is back in Hannibal to welcome a beloved character from the Addams Family.

Felix Silla is coming to Big River Comic Convention April 23rd and 24th. You might not recognize him because you’re accustomed to seeing him obscured in a cascade of hair. Silla is best known for his role as Cousin Itt on the Addams Family. He also played Twiki on Buck Rogers and an Ewok from Star Wars: Return of the Jedi.

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Big River Comic Con started in 2019 as the first comic convention in northeast Missouri. After a hugely successful debut, the event was scuttled in 2020 because of the pandemic. This year, the two-day event features the best in comic books, fantasy, sci-fi and superhero television and film.

Here's the full schedule of events:

TICKET PRICES (available only at door at Tabernacle of Praise Recreation Complex in Hannibal)

Friday - $15.00

Saturday - $20.00

WEEKEND PASS: $30.00

Kids 12 and under are FREE

A portion of ALL ticket sales will be donated to AVENUES.

Friday April 23rd 2021

3:00 PM – Doors Open

3:00PM -Celebrity Guests Arrive

4:00 PM – 4:30 PM Guest Panel 1 (CM) Hosted by Language of Bromance

4:30 PM – 5:00 PM Panel Guest 2 (MC) Hosted by Language of Bromance

5:00 PM Game Arena “MTG Commander” Lower Level

5:00 PM Game Arena “MTG Modern” Lower Level

5:00PM-5:30PM- GUEST PANEL 3 (TC) Hosted by Language of Bromance

6:00 PM – 8:30 PM – Sketch Battle (Main Stage)

9:00PM Doors Close

Saturday April 24th 2021

9:00AM Doors Open

10:00AM CELEBRITY GUESTS ARRIVE

10:00 AM – 11:00 AM – Baby to 5 Years Old Cosplay (Main Stage)

11:30AM – 12:00PM 3-5 year old Umbrella Corp Nerf Range – TENT

12:00 PM Game Arena “DragonBall Super” Lower Level

11:30AM – 12:30PM – 6 years to 9 years Cosplay (Main Stage)

11:45AM - "STORMING" THE CON BEGINS

12:30PM – 1:00PM 6-9 years old Umbrella Corp Nerf Range - Tent

12:30 – 1:30 Judges Lunch Break

12:30 - 1:15 GUEST PANEL MARK DODSON AND SPECIAL GUEST (TBA)

1:30 - "STORMING' THE CON ENDS

2:00PM – 3:00PM 10 years to 12 years Cosplay (Main Stage)

3:30PM-4:00PM 10 - 12 year old Umbrella Corp Nerf Range – Tent

4:15PM – 4:30PM Mayors Choice Kids Cosplay and Best Vendor Award

5:00PM – 5:45PM 13 & UP Adult Novice Cosplay

5:00 PM Game Arena “MTG Commander” Lower Level

5:00 PM Game Arena “MTG Draft” Lower Level

6:00PM – 6:45PM Team/Group Cosplay

6:30 CELEBRITY GUEST LEAVE

7:00PM–7:45PM Awards for Adult Cosplay and GROUP PHOTO

8:00PM- 8:30 EVERYONE SQUEEZE IN FOR THE 2021 GROUP COSPLAY PHOTO!

9:00PM – Doors Close

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