I am so excited about this weekend's Evansville Raptor Con event. If you have never been to a 'Con' event, you probably have some questions about what to expect. Well, you're in luck because I have the answers!

Photo: raptor con guests 2023
Photo: raptor con guests 2023

What is Raptor Con?

Raptor Con is Evansville's Premier Geek and Pop Culture Comic Convention. It features a variety of Celebrity guests, Vendors, Cosplay contests, Workshops, and panels. This all-inclusive event will bring the best of the geek world to Evansville. You'll find the entire schedule below.

Evansville Raptor Con 2023
Dec 9-10, Evansville, IN
Evansville National Guard Armory
3300 E. Division Street.
Evansville, IN 47715

Ethan Suplee

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You've seen him dominate the screen in American History X, Remember the Titans, John Q, The Wolf of Wall Street, Without a Paddle, Unstoppable, and Mallrats. And let's not forget his hilarious turns as Frankie in Boy Meets World and the lovable Randy Hickey in My Name Is Earl.

Jeremy London

jeremy london
jeremy london

You know Jeremy London from Mallrats, the Fox Television show Party of Five, or 7th Heaven.

Ming Chen

David Ramsey


You might recognize David Ramsey from one of the multiple CW superhero shows that he has appeared in. His character, John Diggle originated on the CW's Arrow, which is based on the DC Comics superhero. That series spawned multiple spinoffs now all a part of the Arrowverse.

WWE Legend, Mick Foley

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Mick appearing on SATURDAY ONLY for photo ops and autographs. This will be Mick’s LAST 2023 appearance in Indiana – so don’t miss out!

Billy West

Scott Innes

 Bring Cash for Autographs and Photo Ops

To keep things hassle-free, our Celebrity Autograph and Table Photo Ops will be cash-only, creating a seamless and enjoyable experience for everyone.

Please remember all guests will have a variety of 8x10 photos for signing, or you can bring in your own photos or items to get signed.


Saturday 10am- Doors Open to General Public - Admission $20 CASH ONLY

  • 10am- Vendor/Celebrity Room Opens (Open All Day)
  • 10am- Tri-State Gaming Area Open (Open all day till event close)
  • 10am- Miniature Painting (Open All Day)
  • 11am- Ming Chen and Megan Chelf Fisher Panel
  • 11am- Kyle Darnell- Uncanny Evansville Panel
  • 11am- ClueDo Game 
  • 12:30pm- David Ramsey Panel- Hosted by Liberty of My105.3 WJLT
  • 12:30pm- Dave Ruckman- Foam Cosplay 101 Panel
  • 12:30pm- Alien Franchise Panel
  • 2pm- Jeremy London Panel- Hosted by Liberty of My105.3 WJLT
  • 2pm- Happy Trees and Cookies (Painting Party) Panel
  • 2pm- Kaelin Holm- Intro into 3d Printing Panel
  • 3:30pm- Cosplay Contest Pre-Show (Comedy Magic)
  • 3:30pm- Cosplay Contest Line Up
  • 5pm- Jeff Ignatowski- Serial Killer Psychology, Breaking Down a Killer Live
  • 5pm Video Game Tournament
  • 5:30pm- Trivia Game
  • 6pm- After Party Comedy Hypnosis Show

Sunday 10am- Doors Open to General Public - Admission $20 CASH ONLY

  • 10am- Vendor/Celebrity Room Opens (Open All Day)
  • 10am- Tri-State Gaming Area Open (Open all day till event close)
  • 10am- Miniature Painting (Open All Day)
  • 10:30am-Cliff Holms (Scottish Castles and Dungeons and Dragons)
  • 10:30am- Shazamm Panel- Joe Stanley and Ted Haycraft
  • 11:30am- Ethan Suplee Panel
  • 12pm- Tony Trip- Intro into Digital Drawing Panel
  • 12pm- Aaron Sullivan Panel
  • 1pm- Billy West Panel
  • 1:30pm- Paul Elpers- Gempire Game Demo
  • 1:30pm- Brandon Hank- Concert and Movie Photography
  • 2:30pm- Live Game Show
  • 3:00pm- Matt Robinson and Sam Morris- How to Be A Dungeon Master Panel
  • 3:00pm- John Shandor- Build a Crysknife Panel
  • 4:00pm- Tacky Cosplay Contest

*Guests & Attractions are subject to cancellation or schedule change without notification** Please Note: All sales are final.

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