The 14th annual JediCon WV is this Saturday June 18th from 10am to 4pm at the New Martinsville United Methodist Church in New Martinsville.
There will be door prizes, a silent auction for the Children’s Miracle Network, costuming groups, a caricaturist and several guest speakers. The speakers include Bill McBride the holder of the Guinness Book of World Records title for Darth Vader collection, Guerra Estelar author of a book on Star Wars in Argentina, Kevin Lentz founder of the Kentucky Star Wars Collecting Club, and Kim Simmons the photographer for Kenner used on vintage Star Wars toys. Costuming groups like the 501st and Rebel Legion. The Ourter Rim Praxeum Lightsaber School of Fairmont will attending and giving a presentation of the seven traditional lightsaber forms.
Plus several vendor selling Star Stars action figures and merchandise plus some artists like Scott DM Simmions. A Special limited edition copies of Guerra Estelar created exclusively for the show will be for sell. A food court will be run by Christy’s Cakes and Catering.
Admissions is just a dollar with kids five and under getting in free.
For Star Wars fans and collectors, this is a show to check out and help raise some money for charity.