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The 2024 Dragon Con Report Episode 2

This month on the Dragon Con Report, we’re joined by Russ from the Dragon Con-Connection: Rooms, Roommates & Ride Facebook group. Time to recap some of this year’s challenges in the never ending struggle dealing with Dragon Con hotels. Booking a room for Dragon Con in downtown Atlanta is no

The 2024 Dragon Con Report Episode 1

We’re back for a brand new season of the Dragon Con Report! How much do we love Dragon Con? Let us count the ways. Mike, Jen, and Channing discuss the latest news and list the things about the con that should never change. Dragon Con stands out as a unique

Wrap-up: Dragon Con 2023

by Jen “Lil’ Bit” Schleusner Another Dragon Con has come and gone, and this year it took me over a month to recover! Finally though, it’s time to recap my experiences. As expected, Barbie took the lead in costumes this year. From movie outfits, Barbenheimer crossovers, mashups, spilling off the

Dragon Con Recap #4: Days 4 & 5: A Return to Form

Sunday Rain rolled in today, so I used that as an excuse to relax for most of it. In the afternoon, we ran over to Hardy Ivy Park for a Hellfire Yearbook group photo and then just had to stop by the Poop Lions at the Marriott to see the

Dragon Con Recap #3: Days 2 & 3

Friday Today the vendor hall opens, so like many others I made my way to America’s Mart around noon to join the line. We made it inside after about 45 minutes and headed to straight up to Artist’s Alley on the 4th floor. Had a quick chat with Michael Gordon

Dragon Con Recap #2: Day 1 – Where I Learn My Limit

Thursday The official first day of con now has quickly become the day I try to squeeze too much in and pay for it the rest of the days. This year, I certainly outdid myself. While my gang went to get their badges in the morning, I stepped off the

The Blurred Nerds Podcast 265

On this episode: First up, it’s time for Lil’ Bit’s annual Dragon Con recap. What was new this year for her and has her age finally caught up to her body? Can a Mai Tai be too good? In the second half of the show, we discuss some of the

Dragon Con Recap #1: Day 0 – In The Beginning

For those of you who don’t know me, my name is Jen or Lil’ Bit in con circles. I created the Dragon Con Parties, Meetups & More group on Facebook back in 2019. In just a few years, we’ve grown to over 4,500 members. That same year believe, I also

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But First, Let’s Talk Nerdy Episode 59: DragonCon Edition

But First, Let’s Talk Nerdy Episode 59! Martha and Brittany are sitting out Dragoncon this year. But just in time for the first day of DragonCon, this episode is about why DragonCon is so special! But First, Let’s Talk Nerdy on Instagram! Please rate and review But First, Let’s Talk

Get Your Geek Groove on – Finding Online Concerts

These days we’re all spending a lot more time on our couch, looking for things to do. Well, at least I am. I miss going out and seeing bands, especially getting to see some of the more filk and geeky variety of bands found at conventions and smaller venues. On the plus side, a lot of conventions have been helping us out and going virtual, with a good amount of programming dedicated to filk and geeky music, providing at least online concert content to help folks like me out.

The Heart of Dragon Con: Day 3 and 4

WE ARE ALL STORIES IN THE END Day three of Dragon Con begins with a round of guest interviews that quickly becomes the highlight of my con. Ashley Pauls and I first speak to Timothy Zahn who writes for the Stars Wars universe among many other projects. He is engaging

Dragon Con Day One: The Key to All Things Bright and Beautiful

Dragon Con is a mass of contradictions. My first impression is gridlocked traffic surrounding the block of hotels and businesses. The people in the cars are anxious and sometimes rude, the crowds streaming by on the street are vibrating with delight. They are joyfully displaying their dream selves in feathers

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