Have you ever wanted to go to Comic Con International in San Diego but never had the opportunity? You are in luck because a similar event called Southern Geekfest 2.0 is coming back to Hattiesburg, MS on May 20 and 21.
If you have an interest in comics, movie franchises or television shows, this is an event that you will not want to miss. Local vendors will have booths set up, and you will be able to connect with local people who share your love for pop culture.
The event is designed to raise pop culture interest in the Southern MS Pine Belt and will feature people who are involved in television, movies, graphic design and writing. Actor Cade Jones from Stranger Things and professional wrestler Randy Thornton among others are scheduled to attend.
The convention will be held on May 20 and 21 at the Forrest County Multipurpose Center in Hattiesburg. Tickets are available for purchase on the Event Brite website and range anywhere from $15-$80.